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Forum: General E46 Forum 06-18-2013, 09:50 PM
Replies: 1,228
Views: 134,299
Posted By TexFinn
Well... I'm definitely far away from being a...

Well... I'm definitely far away from being a college kid, but my older daughter just finished her freshman year at the University Of Texas. Her pride and joy for the past 2.5 years has been her 2001...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-18-2013, 12:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 313
Posted By TexFinn
Unfortunately my reader doesn't read tranny...

Unfortunately my reader doesn't read tranny codes. So, I went to a local indy shop and he read and cleared everything.

Code was P0715 (turbine speed sensor) and so far so good. I also kind of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-18-2013, 10:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 313
Posted By TexFinn
Transmission control module?

The red cog with exclamation mark inside it lit up yesterday when my daughter was driving in a heavy rain. She said she didn't feel or hear anything special when the light came on. Until she came to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-15-2012, 09:35 PM
Replies: 28,846
Views: 2,155,035
Posted By TexFinn
Finalized my complete cooling system overhaul....

Finalized my complete cooling system overhaul. :clap: Ready for another 139K miles. :thumbup:

Total time spent working over three days was probably 6-7 hours while working as meticulously as...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-14-2012, 10:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,151
Posted By TexFinn
+1 I was also thinking about gluing the A...

+1

I was also thinking about gluing the A and C pillars, but since they only cost about 30-40 bucks each from ECS, I decided to just swap them out.

Wasn't worth the time and effort for me to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-14-2012, 09:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,458
Posted By TexFinn
The problem is definitely in the MTC brand. Got...

The problem is definitely in the MTC brand. Got mine today from AutohausAZ and for the life of me I couldn't get it all the way in. Then I took the o-rings from the old one and in it went without any...
Forum: The Showroom 02-01-2012, 09:32 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 10,544
Posted By TexFinn
You did ask for feedback, I believe. :hmm: No...

You did ask for feedback, I believe. :hmm: No need to get your panties in a wad when people don't like it. :rolleyes:
Forum: The Showroom 02-01-2012, 09:25 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 10,544
Posted By TexFinn
Thumbs down Wow... :facepalm:

Wow... :facepalm:
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-31-2012, 09:33 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,969
Posted By TexFinn
Depends on my daughter. I bought the 330i as her...

Depends on my daughter. I bought the 330i as her first car and it should also take her through college. So, at least another 3 years, or so. After that, if she wants something else, I'll probably...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-29-2012, 08:21 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,707
Posted By TexFinn
Nice looking ride, OP. :thumbsup: One...

Nice looking ride, OP. :thumbsup:



One of the first things I get rid of when ever I buy a car. Unless they pay me to advertise their dealership, which they usually don't, off it goes. :thumbdwn:
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-29-2012, 08:05 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,582
Posted By TexFinn
No kidding! I've been trying to explain this...

No kidding! I've been trying to explain this quite a few times why she might as well use premium on her MB C350, but to no avail. :rolleyes:

Women... :facepalm:
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-29-2012, 07:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,205
Posted By TexFinn
How does the Grom work for you? I went back forth...

How does the Grom work for you? I went back forth with Grom for about three weeks and none of the firmware updates they sent or the suggestions they made helped, so I sent it back and got USA-Spec.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-27-2012, 03:30 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,381
Posted By TexFinn
Wow. Good for you. I guess... Hopefully...

Wow. Good for you. I guess...

Hopefully everything will be fixed to your satisfaction. Silver is just one of those colors where the blending job needs to be done very accurately.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-26-2012, 08:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 545
Posted By TexFinn
There is definitely a price difference between...

There is definitely a price difference between carbon fiber and just regular black vinyl the OP is looking for.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-26-2012, 08:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 545
Posted By TexFinn
Shouldn't be much more. Don is actually currently...

Shouldn't be much more. Don is actually currently getting rid of some of the materials he has and is cutting pretty good deals. :thumbup:

He recently quoted 30 bucks shipped for a piece for my...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-26-2012, 08:04 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,381
Posted By TexFinn
Damn!!! :yikes: Time to start shopping for a...

Damn!!! :yikes: Time to start shopping for a replacement soon.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-22-2012, 08:41 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,625
Posted By TexFinn
Just like many other import and domestic owners...

Just like many other import and domestic owners who are DIY'ers. :thumbup:

And to say that a car is designed in a certain way to create revenue from service that has to be performed at a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-22-2012, 07:00 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,412
Posted By TexFinn
:facepalm:

:facepalm:
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-22-2012, 03:43 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,625
Posted By TexFinn
Like I said in the other thread, I absolutely...

Like I said in the other thread, I absolutely love the E46 and MBs we have. I also do not dispute any of the claims of questionable build quality domestics have had so far. They have gotten better in...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-22-2012, 02:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 406
Posted By TexFinn
Welcome! :thumbup:

Welcome! :thumbup:
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-22-2012, 01:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 707
Posted By TexFinn
Oh boy... :facepalm:

Oh boy... :facepalm:
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-21-2012, 11:06 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 25,572
Posted By TexFinn
Kind of interesting to hear. And probably the...

Kind of interesting to hear. And probably the wrong thread to start elaborating, but anyway...

I've owned A LOT of American cars (GM's, Fords and unfortunately Mopars) during the 15 years I've...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-21-2012, 10:45 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,462
Posted By TexFinn
Damn!!! :yikes:

Damn!!! :yikes:
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-21-2012, 10:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 388
Posted By TexFinn
Welcome and congrats on your ride. :thumbup: ...

Welcome and congrats on your ride. :thumbup:

Just a friendly reminder, when ever you encounter a problem with your car, please use the search function extensively before posting a new thread....
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-21-2012, 12:05 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,381
Posted By TexFinn
I'm definitely no body shop estimator, but that...

I'm definitely no body shop estimator, but that does look like a lot of work. And I don't think the work can be accomplished without removing the whole rear quarter panel. I could be wrong, though,...
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