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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-22-2014, 10:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 249
Posted By redfeathers
Just but a arizona used bmw, I did and it was...

Just but a arizona used bmw, I did and it was completely rust free.
I rarely if ever see a rusty car out here.:thumbsup:
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-17-2014, 11:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 276
Posted By redfeathers
Yes, I move the shifter to the left and shift fwd...

Yes, I move the shifter to the left and shift fwd and back. I seem to be getting better gas mileage doing this.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-16-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 369
Posted By redfeathers
ABC news says BMW airbag recall

I think it was 1999 to ?.
Will bmw contact me for this recall or do I need to contact them?
I bought my 330ci used how will they know?
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-15-2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 276
Posted By redfeathers
steptronics vs automatic...gas mileage

Which one to be in to get the best gas mileage?
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-16-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 260
Posted By redfeathers
I used a wire coat hanger and formed it like the...

I used a wire coat hanger and formed it like the original then used some marine silicone to hold it.
Works great.:thumbsup:
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-10-2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 7,138
Posted By redfeathers
condoms?

Whats that tell ya??
Oh yea, I found more money and some plastic beads.:excited:
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-31-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 291
Posted By redfeathers
I have the same car and got a misfire on one...

I have the same car and got a misfire on one cyclinder. Replaced all the coils and the problem went away.
Bought the coils on ebay for under $200. No problems so far.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-12-2014, 05:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 188
Posted By redfeathers
shift into drive and rh side mirror moves down

So, what gives? I shift my car into drive and the rh side mirror moves into the downward position. Shift back into park and it goes back to the original position.
Any ideas?:hmm:
Forum: Suspension & Braking 02-15-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 160
Posted By redfeathers
installing bilstein front struts/short sway links

In the middle of installing bilstein front struts (35-115069/76) b8 sp. Problem seems to be that the sway bar end links are too long or so they seem. Is this normal or do I need to just pry them into...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-09-2014, 11:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 229
Posted By redfeathers
part # 11 78 1 740 207?

Anyone know what this is?
Found at the left front bottom, close to steering shaft. It's blank, plastic round cylinder.....3" dia x 5" long with maybe vacuum hose going into it.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-29-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 308
Posted By redfeathers
I just replaced my water pump $50, expansion tank...

I just replaced my water pump $50, expansion tank $60, engine thermostat $70 and the auto trans thermostat $50.
running perfect.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-29-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 187
Posted By redfeathers
rebuilding a water pump

Just wondering what made mine go bad after just 1.5 years. Previous owner changed it so don't know history other than the receipt. So, I dismantled it and the bearings looks good but the small spring...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-16-2014, 09:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 200
Posted By redfeathers
Thats the handle....what about the "bezel" around...

Thats the handle....what about the "bezel" around the handle? Do I need to remove the top part of the seat just to remove it?
thanks for the response
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-15-2014, 06:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 200
Posted By redfeathers
leather seat skin removal....lift handle

Does anyone know how to remove the "side" upper lift handle "bezel"?
The one that moves the seat fwd for rear access.
Does it pop out with a screw driver or ? I'm trying to remove the skin on the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-24-2013, 10:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 616
Posted By redfeathers
redlined engine then got s.e.s. light

Any ideas as to why a s.e.s. light would come on just because I redlined the engine for a couple of seconds?
No other issues that I can see. Runs great.
Does s.e.s. light mean it's thrown a code?
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-14-2013, 07:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 322
Posted By redfeathers
So, what causes my am radio to skip the numbers...

So, what causes my am radio to skip the numbers like it does? How can I fix?
I need consecutive numbers 448, 449, 450 etc.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-11-2013, 07:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 197
Posted By redfeathers
S.e. Light for windshield wipe fluid

Is this related? The fluid in the windshield wiper container is low so the service engine light comes on????
I add fluid and it goes out. ?????
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-09-2013, 07:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 322
Posted By redfeathers
The fm station advances correctly, one number at...

The fm station advances correctly, one number at a time....but, the am station jumps from 5 to 7 digits. Is this normal or maybe someone programed this in the radio??
How can I fix it?
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-05-2013, 07:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 322
Posted By redfeathers
radio tuning...how to manually tune

Try to tune my radio to specific stations and it seems to jump to random numbers other than what I need like I need 550 but get 449 or 556 or what ever.
How can I tune to get the exact number I want?
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-24-2013, 05:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 244
Posted By redfeathers
ARMREST leather, take apart

I would like to replace the leather on my armrest (just above the emergency brake handle), but for the life of me can't figure out how to remove without breaking or cracking the plastic.
Looks like...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-06-2013, 09:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 669
Posted By redfeathers
Thanks 4 info, I'll replace at next oil change

Thanks 4 info, I'll replace at next oil change
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-06-2013, 02:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 669
Posted By redfeathers
So, let me get this straight, r u saying that the...

So, let me get this straight, r u saying that the yellow oil indicator light on the dash is not supposed to come on....stay on for 15 sec and then go out?
It's done this since the day I bought it....
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-06-2013, 09:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 669
Posted By redfeathers
Before paint, after paint

Had my car painted and it turned out great and cost me nothing since the insurance co send me a check for the recent accident I was in(not my failut), also bought new leather seat skins for the car...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-20-2013, 10:12 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,555
Posted By redfeathers
Thanks for the response. I received $1615 from...

Thanks for the response.
I received $1615 from the insurance company no problems. The repair is being done by me and is almost finished. When finished I will take to a paint shop and get it painted....
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-11-2013, 08:52 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,555
Posted By redfeathers
parking lot accident, $1700 worth

Someone backed into my car the other day......their fault and I have a witness that saw everything and sides with me. My quesition is can I demand a cash money payment from the insurance company and...
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