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Forum: General E46 Forum 03-29-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 95
Posted By captkhaos
Trunk Lid Grip Repair

I searched again here for this repair. I KNOW I read about using JB Weld "Water Weld" somewhere but couldn't find it again. I gave it some thought and came up with this: I tried these 1/8" pipe plugs...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-24-2014, 09:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,118
Posted By captkhaos
Took my car in the other day for the airbag...

Took my car in the other day for the airbag recall. Great service from Lauderdale BMW! While I was waiting I asked about interior spray dyes or paint and the parts gal said she'd never heard of it....
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-10-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 807
Posted By captkhaos
Abraham64, you probably have the dreaded reverse...

Abraham64, you probably have the dreaded reverse drum issue. Seek (Search) and you will find. I don't think that's the problem with the OP...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-25-2013, 06:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 560
Posted By captkhaos
Thanks hanna. I still wonder about the...

Thanks hanna. I still wonder about the circumstances of the fracture. Will careful/ proper use prevent this or do they all fail eventually? I'm getting older now... not doing those teardrop burnouts...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-25-2013, 06:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 560
Posted By captkhaos
I've asked this question before but never...

I've asked this question before but never received an answer: What causes the drum to fracture on the ZF? Is it abuse? As in hard acceleration in reverse; or maybe slamming it into reverse while...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-10-2013, 06:45 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,049
Posted By captkhaos
lab rat had it right. Simple.

lab rat had it right. Simple.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-06-2013, 11:02 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 6,234
Posted By captkhaos
I paid $204 with tax at the local dealership....

I paid $204 with tax at the local dealership. While I was paying for it the cashier said some BMW keys cost over $800!
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-05-2013, 10:37 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 832
Posted By captkhaos
Pentosin ATF-1. You can buy it at Napa as I said...

Pentosin ATF-1. You can buy it at Napa as I said before. They may have to order it as not ALL Napa stores in my area stocked it. $15.99 a liter. You CAN buy it at Amazon but it costs more. I have the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-04-2013, 05:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 360
Posted By captkhaos
I agree with BradW... pound in the next larger...

I agree with BradW... pound in the next larger size.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-02-2013, 08:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 832
Posted By captkhaos
Pentosin ATF 1 is the same as the Esso. I bought...

Pentosin ATF 1 is the same as the Esso. I bought it at Napa for about $16 a Liter.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-09-2013, 04:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 584
Posted By captkhaos
http://www.nmia.com/~dgnrg/SD92-113.pdf

http://www.nmia.com/~dgnrg/SD92-113.pdf
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-09-2013, 03:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 584
Posted By captkhaos
You really need to do a search on this forum....

You really need to do a search on this forum. This issue has been gone over numerous times. I am fairly certain you cannot use Dexron in a E46 ZF gearbox. As much as I like and respect ECS Tuning, I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-09-2013, 01:15 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 584
Posted By captkhaos
You mentioned ZF Lifeguard in your post. Have you...

You mentioned ZF Lifeguard in your post. Have you got a ZF tranny? I did a fluid change on my '02 330ci with a ZF 5HP19 (A5S 325Z) and it took 4.25 liters to refill it. You shouldn't use Dexron in a...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 08-13-2013, 07:12 PM
Replies: 420
Views: 14,965
Posted By captkhaos
Married with children? Sedan. Still trying to...

Married with children? Sedan. Still trying to score? Coupe. Any questions?
Forum: General Off-Topic 08-01-2013, 03:10 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 3,892
Posted By captkhaos
Someone mentioned the G37 Infinity. Nice car;...

Someone mentioned the G37 Infinity. Nice car; ballsy too. I just saw a 2010 6 speed with 19K for 14,000.
Forum: General Off-Topic 08-01-2013, 01:42 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 3,892
Posted By captkhaos
IMHO the best thing you could do is shop around...

IMHO the best thing you could do is shop around for another E46. You know the car. You know how to keep it running and you know how it drives. There's a lot of them out there too.
Just my .02
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-31-2013, 10:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 18,533
Posted By captkhaos
At first I too thought it was irony but then I...

At first I too thought it was irony but then I realized it was sarcasm.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-29-2013, 05:57 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,097
Posted By captkhaos
In the case of a Porsche Carrera 4 (all wheel...

In the case of a Porsche Carrera 4 (all wheel drive) they come stock with staggered wheels. At least they did in '96 when I had mine. Of course, it ate tires too!
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-15-2013, 04:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 287
Posted By captkhaos
Have you replaced the fuel pump yet? I did mine...

Have you replaced the fuel pump yet? I did mine yesterday... pretty easy and it comes with the new sending unit. This way you get a new sending unit AND a pump so you don't have that to worry about....
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-08-2013, 12:11 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,494
Posted By captkhaos
Did you hear about the mouse and the elephant?...

Did you hear about the mouse and the elephant? The mouse was walking through the jungle one day and he heard an elephant calling for help. He looked around and found the elephant stuck in a deep...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-05-2013, 02:06 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,025
Posted By captkhaos
Yo Motorhead55, Don't let these morons bother...

Yo Motorhead55,
Don't let these morons bother you. You were looking for an opinion, if I read your question correctly, and you're not gonna get that from any Google search or from reading the Wiki....
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-26-2013, 10:19 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,355
Posted By captkhaos
I'm not sure if you got the answer you were...

I'm not sure if you got the answer you were looking for originally but here's my 2 cents. I've worked on some boats (yachts really) with really expensive, custom tinted glass with weird curves etc....
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-24-2013, 05:04 AM
Replies: 883
Views: 102,850
Posted By captkhaos
Well you guys scared the sh*t outta me so I...

Well you guys scared the sh*t outta me so I ordered the parts from BMA. The SpecE30 discount (5%) still works. I ordered the following parts:
Siemens/ VDO Fuel Pump $126.25
OEM Sealing Ring 24.17...
Forum: BMW News from around the Web 06-24-2013, 01:47 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,238
Posted By captkhaos
Who was in the lead car doing the filming and...

Who was in the lead car doing the filming and what were THEY driving?!
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 06-16-2013, 11:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 786
Posted By captkhaos
Thanks Webster. That's the kind of info I was...

Thanks Webster. That's the kind of info I was looking for. God forbid I should ask if anyone has tried PedalBox!
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