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Forum: General E46 Forum 08-18-2011, 03:15 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,032
Posted By myster325
I would start learning how to diagnose when...

I would start learning how to diagnose when things need to be replaced yourself and not just believe what the dealership tells you. Not saying don't trust them, but it doesn't hurt to verify. I was...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-14-2011, 09:19 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,921
Posted By myster325
This might be a dumb question but if I'm...

This might be a dumb question but if I'm replacing both the rad and et why would I need to separate them at all? Is there a bracket there I need to reuse or something?
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-14-2011, 07:46 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,921
Posted By myster325
Nope I'm not gonna drive it. Already got a...

Nope I'm not gonna drive it. Already got a rental for the week anyway. Just wanted to make sure I didn't need any other parts that might delay the overhaul. Got 2 new belts and a new used engine...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-14-2011, 07:20 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,921
Posted By myster325
So the leak is starting here. It's definitely...

So the leak is starting here. It's definitely not the ET. This is just part of the radiator and the new one should take care of it right?
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-14-2011, 02:56 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,921
Posted By myster325
How much is that gonna cost me now and is it an...

How much is that gonna cost me now and is it an easy DIY? :excited:
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-14-2011, 02:27 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,921
Posted By myster325
Why? I never overheated and don't plan to.

Why? I never overheated and don't plan to.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-14-2011, 11:37 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,921
Posted By myster325
Thanks I got a manual but I'm sure those with...

Thanks I got a manual but I'm sure those with autos will appreciate that info when they come across this.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-14-2011, 10:48 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,921
Posted By myster325
I got the overhaul kit from fcpeuro ($255 after...

I got the overhaul kit from fcpeuro ($255 after discount!) and everything is OEM except the pump (Hepu), ET (Uro Parts) and Thermostat (Behr). Also got the Behr radiator from there.

I know shame...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-13-2011, 06:21 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,921
Posted By myster325
Safe to drive for a week? Pics included

Going to do a complete cooling system overhaul including radiator but parts won't be in until next week. Think it's safe to drive for a week if I watch the coolant level? Could this be something...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-30-2011, 04:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 762
Posted By myster325
I verified the shift lever isn't backwards so I'm...

I verified the shift lever isn't backwards so I'm going to assume it's the wrong model. Guess I'll just lube it up to reduce the friction. :idea:
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-29-2011, 02:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 762
Posted By myster325
Short Shifter Not Centered

Can someone tell me what needs to be done to get my SSK centered? I'm looking at the DIY on the UUC website http://www.uucmotorwerks.com/EVO3_INSTALLS/EVO3_SHIFTER_INSTALL_USSE3_USSE5.pdf but not...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-21-2010, 04:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 715
Posted By myster325
I'm sure I'm using the right bolt because the...

I'm sure I'm using the right bolt because the short one doesn't even make it to the other hole. Also, I just changed the OFH gasket so most of the parts are out waiting to be reinstalled.

How can...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-21-2010, 02:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 715
Posted By myster325
Yes I believe they are but still i don't think...

Yes I believe they are but still i don't think there were any nuts.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-21-2010, 02:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 715
Posted By myster325
I didn't notice any nuts and I don't see it on...

I didn't notice any nuts and I don't see it on RealOEM. Anybody else have nuts for theirs?
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-21-2010, 02:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 715
Posted By myster325
So you think the problem is with the bolt?

So you think the problem is with the bolt?
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-21-2010, 02:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 715
Posted By myster325
The bolt looked fine after i pulled it out. ...

The bolt looked fine after i pulled it out. There was a little metal on it but not much. If the bolt is stripped is it possible to fit through the first hole fine but not the back?
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-21-2010, 02:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 715
Posted By myster325
P/S Pump Bolt Won't Tighten

It seems the back bolt hole where the P/S pump attaches is stripped. I have to use a wrench to get the bolt through the first hole, but after the thread passes that hole it doesn't catch on to the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-29-2010, 05:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,190
Posted By myster325
Yea the cheap ass plastic components of your...

Yea the cheap ass plastic components of your regulator have broken. Just buy a new one and swap the entire thing or try one of these repair kits off ebay. I haven't tried myself but they prolly...
Forum: BMW News from around the Web 04-21-2010, 06:05 PM
Replies: 847
Views: 266,437
Posted By myster325
If I have aftermarket wheels and suspension can I...

If I have aftermarket wheels and suspension can I take it to an indie shop to inspect and if needed have them fix it then I'll just send a claim to BMWNA? See any problems with doing it this way?
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-04-2009, 04:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,265
Posted By myster325
Here's a link to the fix. ...

Here's a link to the fix.

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=680542&page=2
Forum: Miscellaneous BMW and E46 Parts 07-14-2009, 02:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 380
Posted By myster325
sold!

sold!
Forum: Miscellaneous BMW and E46 Parts 07-10-2009, 12:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 380
Posted By myster325
FS: Peake R5/SRS-16 for '01-'02 BMWs

Bought this a month and a half ago for $120. Great tool in helping me diagnose my problem. Selling for $90 shipped OBO. I think $40 bucks is a reasonable amount of out-of-pocket money to spend on...
Forum: Miscellaneous BMW and E46 Parts 07-02-2009, 05:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 989
Posted By myster325
I just bought it last month. I've already fixed...

I just bought it last month. I've already fixed my problem so don't need it anymore. Anyway you can have it for $90 shipped. I got it for $120.
Forum: Miscellaneous BMW and E46 Parts 07-02-2009, 11:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 989
Posted By myster325
I have the R5/SRS-16 which works on 2001-2002...

I have the R5/SRS-16 which works on 2001-2002 BMWs. What year is your car?
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-25-2009, 11:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 493
Posted By myster325
Matching trip odometer with overall odometer

Who here has found themselves driving while your mileage is close to reaching xx000 miles and began waiting to reset the trip odometer to match it? Kinda lame but I like to see both change at the...
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