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Forum: General E46 Forum 03-17-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 358
Posted By goose123
Wish you had posted this two weeks ago. Got mine...

Wish you had posted this two weeks ago. Got mine rebuilt at a local shop, put it back on and it didn't work. Took it off and it bench tested bad. I got frustrated and put a cheap Autozone on it. The...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 02-19-2014, 10:21 AM
Replies: 260
Views: 142,925
Posted By goose123
Did this yesterday. Hardest part was finding the...

Did this yesterday. Hardest part was finding the three bolts I dropped. Only one made it to the belly pan. Took me forever to find the other two. I bought a magnetic pickup when I first started...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-21-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 139,805
Posted By goose123
Ground cable is solid and clean. I am only...

Ground cable is solid and clean. I am only getting 13.4 while driving and the alternator is not fully charging the new battery.

On top of that, Bosch has discontinued the round plug regulator....
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-19-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 139,805
Posted By goose123
I should have paid more attention to this thread....

I should have paid more attention to this thread. Got mine off without removing the alternator, put the new one on before realizing it was a different plug. The old one is back on for now, and I will...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-22-2013, 02:18 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 94,743
Posted By goose123
Did this today, hardest part was getting the air...

Did this today, hardest part was getting the air duct back in. I couldn't imagine doing this without taking that duct out.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-17-2013, 03:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,226
Posted By goose123
Mine just started, glad I logged into Fanatics to...

Mine just started, glad I logged into Fanatics to see this.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-19-2012, 04:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,966
Posted By goose123
Good info in this thread: ...

Good info in this thread:

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=945391
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-01-2012, 05:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 532
Posted By goose123
ixtoxi- it is too small for that, and I have both...

ixtoxi- it is too small for that, and I have both of those covers

Mango- You've probably been under the hood more than most here, so I will take your advice

Thanks
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-01-2012, 10:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 532
Posted By goose123
Thanks for the reply. I might just save them...

Thanks for the reply. I might just save them until I have to do some more pm.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-31-2012, 12:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 532
Posted By goose123
Found Parts

While changing my OFHG and oil the other day, I dropped the bottom engine cover and found a screw and a cap. The cap looks like it goes over the hole next to it in the pic, but it doesn't snap in.
...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-29-2012, 12:09 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 150,389
Posted By goose123
Thanks for the DYI. I am about half way through...

Thanks for the DYI. I am about half way through the job now. Changing a couple of pulleys and the oil today too. This guide is a great resource.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-23-2012, 01:36 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 10,326
Posted By goose123
Quoted from Mango's cooling thread stickied at...

Quoted from Mango's cooling thread stickied at the top of this forum.

"Plastics. Your E46 contains lots of it. The typical first failure of the E46 cooling system is the expansion tank. It will...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-23-2012, 01:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,071
Posted By goose123
I am no mechanic, but a high pitch at start up...

I am no mechanic, but a high pitch at start up would make me believe it is time to change the belts. Look for the DIY's in that section here. It is a very easy job, and even easier if you don't drive...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-18-2012, 10:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 715
Posted By goose123
Yes it works like it should. The light on the...

Yes it works like it should. The light on the button does not go off. The word "auto" in the display does turn off.

Thanks for the replies.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-17-2012, 01:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 715
Posted By goose123
HVAC Auto light

I did a couple of searches and could find an answer. The light on my "auto" button for the HVAC is always on. The button functions properly. I can see auto pop up on the display when I push it.
...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 06-02-2012, 11:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 908
Posted By goose123
Your phone should just connect to via Bluetooth....

Your phone should just connect to via Bluetooth. My owners manual had the BT passcode. Get in your car with your phone, and got to Settings/General/Bluetooth. The phone should see BMW.... under...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-31-2012, 12:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,274
Posted By goose123
Well if you want to get rid of it cheap, you may...

Well if you want to get rid of it cheap, you may change my mind on doing it myself.

Wal Mart wanted $30 for a dock, so I just ordered on off of Ebay for $2.50. Did buy a small Bondo fiberglass...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-30-2012, 10:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,274
Posted By goose123
I love DIY'ing, this car is another toy for me to...

I love DIY'ing, this car is another toy for me to work on.



Like what the guy did in that thread, but I am keeping my cupholders. By fabbing something, I plan to put my axillary input there...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-30-2012, 01:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,274
Posted By goose123
DIY Iphone Dock

I love the Spec2 Dock that Bav sells, but not for $160. It's only a basic $10 dock in some plastic.

Has anyone built something similar? If not, have any suggestions on how to do it?

I will pick...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-27-2012, 09:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,022
Posted By goose123
Thanks for the replies. I will have to look for a...

Thanks for the replies. I will have to look for a case for the sunglasses, and see if they will fit in the side compartment. Doesn't seem like much will fit in there.

I will be adding the BMW...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-27-2012, 12:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,022
Posted By goose123
Interior Solutions

There is not a lot of room in the 325i's interior for storing your peripherals. I don't have a good place for sunglasses, iphone, and a coffee.

The Eurotray looks like a good solution for the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-26-2012, 11:33 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,477
Posted By goose123
I ran Techron though it when the fuel gauge was...

I ran Techron though it when the fuel gauge was not going all the way to full. I will look into those too.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-26-2012, 11:27 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,477
Posted By goose123
Put my floor jack under the center jacking point,...

Put my floor jack under the center jacking point, got it up and put jack stands under the front jacking points.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-26-2012, 10:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,477
Posted By goose123
Still haven't looked at the tires, the shaking is...

Still haven't looked at the tires, the shaking is very minimal. Got up early this morning and changed the fuel filter and plugs. The filter on there was Kaiser, so I am guessing it had been changed...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-25-2012, 09:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 600
Posted By goose123
Yes, I maintain more than the Bimmer. Glad other...

Yes, I maintain more than the Bimmer. Glad other guys do too. Wish I had a garage, and I would buy some of the boxes they have on sale too. A house close to the beach here with a garage is expensive.
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