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Forum: General E46 Forum 02-09-2013, 08:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 756
Posted By venceslau
The washer was actually there. The fitting is...

The washer was actually there. The fitting is slightly recessed, making it appear as though the washer is missing.

Thanks for your help and quick replies.

Cheers
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-09-2013, 07:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 756
Posted By venceslau
Is it ok to remove this oil line?

Hey guys, I've got the vanos leak.
If I remove this oil line, should I expect a lot of oil dripping out from the filter housing connection (or the vanos side for that matter)?

It's part #15 in...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-16-2012, 07:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 963
Posted By venceslau
Hey guys, I'm doing this job right now and I'm...

Hey guys, I'm doing this job right now and I'm having some issues.
I can't get either end of the driver side axle to slide out.
I tried hammering on the the axle to try and free the outer side, but...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-01-2012, 05:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,357
Posted By venceslau
I usually buy from ecstuning, I like their...

I usually buy from ecstuning, I like their service. I will check out pelican as well!
I guess I'll stick to OEM parts!

Thank you all for your feedback!

Happy new year!
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-31-2011, 10:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,357
Posted By venceslau
What do you think about buying these parts?

Hey everyone, I'm thinking of getting a rebuild kit from my front suspension...please give me your opinions on this listing...

Thanks in advance and happy new year! Hope you all get properly...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-10-2011, 07:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,334
Posted By venceslau
Sweet! Thanks for the tip, I usually like to stay...

Sweet! Thanks for the tip, I usually like to stay away from the stearlership also! haha...I find, here (Alberta) prices are inflated by more than 30% most the times. One simple example, I did my...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-10-2011, 04:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,334
Posted By venceslau
Thanks for your help! I'm happy your car is...

Thanks for your help! I'm happy your car is running fine now! I can't remember the last time I was happy with mine and with no noises / performance issues..lol.

I'm aware of the PCV / Oil...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-10-2011, 04:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,334
Posted By venceslau
No, I tried that last night...doesn't make a...

No, I tried that last night...doesn't make a difference at all and no extra noise.
I replaced the PS pump recently (3 months)...it was an aftermarket pump, but I don't think the noise is coming from...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-10-2011, 03:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,334
Posted By venceslau
I usually let it warm up a bit, but mostly...

I usually let it warm up a bit, but mostly because I'm running with no tranny thermostat, so I like for it to warm up a little longer than the recommended time.



Thanks for confirming that! I'm...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-09-2011, 11:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,334
Posted By venceslau
Engine is warming up normally, tire pressure...

Engine is warming up normally, tire pressure might be a little under, it was fine in the summer, but the winter temps may have brought the pressures down, thanks for the tip.
One thing that just...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-09-2011, 08:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,334
Posted By venceslau
Bad Idle / Extremely bad Gas Mileage - HELP

I few months back I noticed a hissing noise coming from the intake manifold area which seems to be from a vacuum leak. I also noticed that if I hit the gas suddenly, it's not always 100% responsive...
Forum: Lighting Forum 12-06-2011, 05:27 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 21,540
Posted By venceslau
Mine does the same thing...I basically gave...

Mine does the same thing...I basically gave up...lol.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-08-2011, 08:29 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 890
Posted By venceslau
No...I've left mine for over a month (without...

No...I've left mine for over a month (without unplugging the battery), many times...never had an issue.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-05-2011, 03:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 529
Posted By venceslau
Oh, and as for it having anything to do with the...

Oh, and as for it having anything to do with the rack and pinion...I doubt it, I think the noise is definitely coming from the steering pump. I actually replaced my steering rack recently too, so...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-05-2011, 03:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 529
Posted By venceslau
Hey, I have the same problem. I can't help as to...

Hey, I have the same problem. I can't help as to which pump is on your vehicle, but I would trust whatever you find on real oem, providing you know the exact month of fabrication.
I'm confused...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-01-2011, 11:47 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,553
Posted By venceslau
I freakn' fixed...FINALLY!

Ok guys...first of all..THANK you very much for everyone who tried to help.
The problem...all along seemed to be strictly from a bad alignment...(arhfhhghghghff...F%%K!!!)
I did replace a few...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-21-2011, 12:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 23,806
Posted By venceslau
Hey BB, you can use the same theory used when...

Hey BB, you can use the same theory used when getting the torque for crows foot extensions...when you increase the leverage you increase the torque/per force...so if you add an...
Forum: Miscellaneous BMW and E46 Parts 02-28-2011, 12:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,106
Posted By venceslau
Hey, I'll take them off your hands for $16...

Hey, I'll take them off your hands for $16 shipped to Canada...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-27-2011, 11:19 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,412
Posted By venceslau
HAHAHA! Nice bowl! lool ...and yes, I would...

HAHAHA! Nice bowl! lool
...and yes, I would paint them black!
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 02-22-2011, 05:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,596
Posted By venceslau
Bump for pics on that tool for fan removal on...

Bump for pics on that tool for fan removal on auto-trans...would like to fab one myself. :)
Tips would be appreciated too...

Cheers
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-23-2011, 12:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 796
Posted By venceslau
Thanks Zyaltr! That's exactly what I will do! ...

Thanks Zyaltr!
That's exactly what I will do!

Cheers
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-22-2011, 10:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 796
Posted By venceslau
Perfect! I couldn't understand why they would...

Perfect! I couldn't understand why they would place a shear bolt there, and didn't want to remove it. I was hesitant on getting that shear bolt off...but seems like that's all that needs to happen!...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-22-2011, 09:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 796
Posted By venceslau
haha!...it is epic man! and a f*ckin headache...

haha!...it is epic man! and a f*ckin headache too! I hope I can put this back together...lol
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-22-2011, 09:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 796
Posted By venceslau
Hey Gnuts! Thanks for the link! I'm looking to...

Hey Gnuts! Thanks for the link!
I'm looking to get the whole thing out though, do I really need to disassemble it? Basically, the steering column is attached to the metal frame by 4 bolts, I've...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-22-2011, 08:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 796
Posted By venceslau
How do I disassemble this?

Hey guys, I had a small accident a while back, and I'm stuck doing the body repair myself. I need to remove the steel structure under the dashboard, and I'm stuck. The steering column seems to be...
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