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Forum: General E46 Forum 03-12-2016, 07:11 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,663
Posted By TitanSilverE46
Perhaps the OP should try another tack. In...

Perhaps the OP should try another tack.

In his original post he says, "The car runs and drives flawlessly for the first 15 or more minutes but then begins to have a slight hesitation when...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-20-2015, 12:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 784
Posted By TitanSilverE46
The heat causes the plastic bits of the auto...

The heat causes the plastic bits of the auto themostat to go brittle.
Clickable have them ... I had the same problem!
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-29-2015, 09:28 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 8,219
Posted By TitanSilverE46
Interested to see how you go. When I went to...

Interested to see how you go. When I went to import from US, initially price quoted was good, then they came back with 'oversize parcel', price is $180 extra for shipping.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-27-2015, 02:42 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,588
Posted By TitanSilverE46
My turn this week. Driving on the freeway at...

My turn this week.

Driving on the freeway at 100kmh (60mph) and I hear a peculiar sound from the engine. Five seconds later the red battery symbol lights up! Fan Belt? An emergency bay appears...
Forum: Australia 09-27-2015, 02:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,650
Posted By TitanSilverE46
PA Soft 1.4 software can be downloaded Here...

PA Soft 1.4 software can be downloaded Here (http://www.bmw-scanner.com/?page=bmw-scanner_files_download&lang=eng)

I have found it very useful and switching things on and off!
Forum: Australia 09-04-2015, 12:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 817
Posted By TitanSilverE46
They are mounted here on both my 2001 E46 ...

They are mounted here on both my 2001 E46
https://www.dropbox.com/s/m0h1o55kcon8szq/2015-09-04%2015.04.20.jpg?dl=0

Definitely not covering any other stickers.
Forum: Australia 09-03-2015, 11:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 817
Posted By TitanSilverE46
Compliance Plate is not normally mounted there. ...

Compliance Plate is not normally mounted there. Generally further forward in front of suspension tower.
Forum: Australia 09-03-2015, 01:13 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,914
Posted By TitanSilverE46
The windscreen cowl part numbers are quite...

The windscreen cowl part numbers are quite different for LHD and RHD.
51718189100 RHD
51718208483 LHD

Oh ... and the RHD coupe part number is 51718232896

There is no way in the world that...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-31-2015, 10:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 425
Posted By TitanSilverE46
You say:- - INPA shows error 2873 CDKLM -...

You say:-

- INPA shows error 2873 CDKLM - Hot Film air mass meter (signal below threshold or short to negative or signal above threshold or short to positive.)

Have you tried cleaning the Mass...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-31-2015, 10:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,092
Posted By TitanSilverE46
I found that the 8mm bolt head is very thin and...

I found that the 8mm bolt head is very thin and my socket had a slightly raidiused leading edge so the bolt would not enter far enough to give any grip.

Took to the end of the socket with the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-22-2015, 06:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,093
Posted By TitanSilverE46
Hi lobe, The connector part was replaced by...

Hi lobe,

The connector part was replaced by my Indy mechanic, and I reckon it can only be done from the top. Remove the cabin filter first for easier access. The hose clamps and where the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-21-2015, 09:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,093
Posted By TitanSilverE46
Hi Brendon, I know this is a very old...

Hi Brendon,

I know this is a very old thread, but did you solve your problem? I am experiencing the same, and have changed the fitting behind the cylinder head, Part 1 here. ...
Forum: Australia 07-11-2015, 12:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,412
Posted By TitanSilverE46
OK, this is an old thread but I bet a few of you...

OK, this is an old thread but I bet a few of you have had to do this one in the last few years ... our cars are getting older!

Shortly after buying my 318i in late 2012 I bought a full set of...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-23-2015, 12:17 AM
Replies: 453
Views: 464,707
Posted By TitanSilverE46
Does you car have tinted windows? The metallic...

Does you car have tinted windows? The metallic coating in the film causes problems in radio transmission through the glass. The receiver is part of the radio amplifier in the LH rear pillar. The...
Forum: Australia 11-24-2014, 12:08 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 11,730
Posted By TitanSilverE46
When I rang to book in I mentioned my second car...

When I rang to book in I mentioned my second car and on checking the VIN they said, Yep, that one is in the recall too. Bring them both in, so both done today at Mornington BMW.

Manager said the...
Forum: Australia 11-03-2014, 01:09 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 11,730
Posted By TitanSilverE46
Just received the letter today from BMW Australia...

Just received the letter today from BMW Australia for my wife's 2001-06-11 (Prod Date) 325i Front Passenger Airbag Module recall.
Waiting for a similar letter for my 2001-06-08 318i (Prod Date) !...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-21-2014, 06:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,339
Posted By TitanSilverE46
A little WD40 (penetrating oil) is good. Then I...

A little WD40 (penetrating oil) is good.
Then I purchased a little puller (https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/14028750/Puller.jpg) sold as a battery terminal puller.

Worked a dream.
...
Forum: Australia 07-17-2014, 01:33 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,487
Posted By TitanSilverE46
Arrived back from Ireland yesterday with my...

Arrived back from Ireland yesterday with my "Oversized Baggage" that had no damage whatsoever! My bubble wrap and cardboard did the job.

Unnwrapping I found that I had wrapped the parcel a bit...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-24-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 8,219
Posted By TitanSilverE46
Actually they did not come in cardboard tubes,...

Actually they did not come in cardboard tubes, but bought some bubble wrap, duct tape and wrapped securely, then found some cardboard to over wrap. The two units are now in one package and look...
Forum: Australia 06-09-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,487
Posted By TitanSilverE46
I gave both part numbers in the first post.....

I gave both part numbers in the first post.....
Forum: Australia 06-08-2014, 07:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,487
Posted By TitanSilverE46
Well it looks like there are a couple of...

Well it looks like there are a couple of alternatives to paying BMW prices locally.

It looks like Jetpart Australasia have bought in a number and amortised the freight. So whether you import from...
Forum: Australia 06-07-2014, 01:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,487
Posted By TitanSilverE46
I do feel a bit mean but if I started accepting...

I do feel a bit mean but if I started accepting orders I reckon I would be looking at trying to bring in 20 or more.

While I am sure I will get my two through Customs, more than that and I think I...
Forum: Australia 06-06-2014, 10:27 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,487
Posted By TitanSilverE46
Replace Windscreen Cover - Cheap!

Both my 2001 325 and 2001 318 have multiple cracks AND lots of bits missing from my windscreen covers due to the strong Australian sun. I have seen on another thread that the Australian dealerships...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-04-2014, 11:49 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 8,219
Posted By TitanSilverE46
Both my 2001 325 and 2001 318 have multiple...

Both my 2001 325 and 2001 318 have multiple cracks AND lots of bits missing from my windscreen covers due to the strong Australian sun.

A couple of years ago I got a good price from USA but then...
Forum: Australia 02-04-2014, 01:54 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 937
Posted By TitanSilverE46
Anyone else wanting to do this, Peninsula BM...

Anyone else wanting to do this, Peninsula BM (http://www.ebay.com/itm/330905881364?ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1423.l2649) have one on eBay for $35.00.
Just did a DIY ...
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