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Forum: General E46 Forum 10-10-2013, 12:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 654
Posted By nka203
Let's see... I have 2001 330ci manual with...

Let's see... I have 2001 330ci manual with 128,000 miles, oil changed regularly with Mobil1.

I replaced coolant expansion tank, water pump, hoses, and thermostat when I bought it at 85k miles as...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-19-2013, 05:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 702
Posted By nka203
My favorite starter kit is Crescent 170 piece...

My favorite starter kit is Crescent 170 piece Tool set.

http://www.amazon.com/Crescent-170-Piece-Mechanics-Tool-Set/dp/B000LWAX2C

http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/91OfcnKe0gL._SL1500_.jpg...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-19-2013, 01:46 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 898
Posted By nka203
I'd pay 8k tops... car is 12 years old.

I'd pay 8k tops...

car is 12 years old.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-19-2013, 01:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 835
Posted By nka203
i wouldn't buy it.... save up more then buy...

i wouldn't buy it....

save up more then buy one with less miles and/or newer.
buying this car would be an expensive mistake imo.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-19-2013, 01:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 464
Posted By nka203
nice... i have a coupe 330 and i've fit a...

nice...

i have a coupe 330 and i've fit a twin mattress in the back (trunk & backseat) and also a 46" panasonic tv in the trunk (had to unbolt the amp and tie it down w/ trunk open)

obviously...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-19-2013, 12:28 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,421
Posted By nka203
how???? was this guy backing up @ 20mph?? ...

how???? was this guy backing up @ 20mph??

bimmers aren't exactly paper cars...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-17-2012, 03:32 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,166
Posted By nka203
seems to me the problem is that you're chilling...

seems to me the problem is that you're chilling in forums too much instead of finding your own issue.... you'd be surprised how easy it is to find a crack with a flashlight and feeling around than...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-10-2012, 09:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 505
Posted By nka203
Thanks! that pretty much summed up all my...

Thanks! that pretty much summed up all my questions..

Also great link for DIY and maintenance :bow:

Now off to test drive some :thumbsup:
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-10-2012, 04:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 848
Posted By nka203
Just wipe everything clean then check later,...

Just wipe everything clean then check later, easiest way to tell. But yea most likely VCG.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-10-2012, 04:52 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,341
Posted By nka203
Leave it sir.

Leave it sir.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-10-2012, 04:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 505
Posted By nka203
From 330CI to M3 - Parts $ and DIY differences

Hi all,

I've been driving a 330CI 5spd for about 3-4 years and love it.
Now I have enough funds and this car is getting pretty old so looking to upgrade to an E46 M3.

I've done pretty much all...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-02-2012, 04:12 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 11,223
Posted By nka203
+1 on wheel bearing.. I'm sure you've tried all...

+1 on wheel bearing.. I'm sure you've tried all kinds of tests - grabbing wheels from different positions shaking them, spinning them, etc.

try spinning the wheel while recording sound with ur...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-27-2012, 06:43 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 765
Posted By nka203
manual or auto? auto - don't manual - sure

manual or auto?

auto - don't
manual - sure
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-27-2012, 06:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 870
Posted By nka203
did you try to remove it immediately? if you're...

did you try to remove it immediately? if you're quick about it might be able to clean it off with relative ease...before paint hardens.

Also if you havn't washed your car lately the grime and dirt...
Forum: General Off-Topic 09-27-2012, 06:36 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 4,669
Posted By nka203
Need a second car for family use - Hyundai Veloster?

https://www.hyundaiusa.com/images/HyundaiUSA/Vehicles/gallery/veloster/2013/expand/3-11.jpg

https://www.hyundaiusa.com/images/HyundaiUSA/Vehicles/gallery/veloster/2013/expand/1-11.jpg

what do...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-27-2012, 06:33 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,570
Posted By nka203
brb buying a brand new motorcycle.

brb buying a brand new motorcycle.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-27-2012, 06:30 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,810
Posted By nka203
My 330i automatic was showing signs of reverse...

My 330i automatic was showing signs of reverse gear failure (common in e46s) which was one of the main reasons for selling it. Transmission jobs can be expensive... another reason for getting manual.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-27-2012, 04:07 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,810
Posted By nka203
Drove 330i auto for 2 years. Been driving 330ci...

Drove 330i auto for 2 years.
Been driving 330ci manual for 4 years.

MANual > auto
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-10-2012, 11:18 AM
Replies: 172
Views: 23,975
Posted By nka203
Did this last weekend.. I used Permatex black and...

Did this last weekend.. I used Permatex black and used on half moons and places where it was leaking. I made sure the contact surfaces were as clean as possible with no gasket residue or grime, used...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-08-2012, 01:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 828
Posted By nka203
Yep replace the belts. I leaked some coolant (a...

Yep replace the belts. I leaked some coolant (a few drops) onto the belts and the btch wouldn't stop squealing after that. Replaced, lightly sprayed some belt conditioner on it and its gone.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-08-2012, 01:21 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,346
Posted By nka203
sucks when there's nothing you can do to stop an...

sucks when there's nothing you can do to stop an impending accident.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-08-2012, 01:19 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,613
Posted By nka203
I understand that you probably feel like this is...

I understand that you probably feel like this is the only car you'll ever own and want to get the best possible one by spending a lot, but that's not true. Your tastes will change, you'll want...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-05-2012, 09:04 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,989
Posted By nka203
Dawg-9? jk, wait til it's completely dry and...

Dawg-9?
jk, wait til it's completely dry and try liquid gasket?
otherwise order one from autohaus - the metal impeller one.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-04-2012, 06:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,090
Posted By nka203
buy a 600. just ride it like a 250.

buy a 600. just ride it like a 250.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-04-2012, 05:43 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,368
Posted By nka203
+1. Mine was cracked as well and idled terribly...

+1. Mine was cracked as well and idled terribly at 110k miles. It didn't look that badly cracked so didn't think it was the culprit. Replaced it, no CEL and idles great now.

p.s. there's 2 elbows...
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