E46 BMW Social Directory E46 FAQ 3-Series Discussion Forums BMW Photo Gallery BMW 3-Series Technical Information E46 Fanatics - The Ultimate BMW Resource BMW Vendors General E46 Forum The Tire Rack's Tire Wheel Forum Forced Induction Forum The Off-Topic The E46 BMW Showroom For Sale, For Trade or Wanting to Buy

Welcome to the E46Fanatics forums. E46Fanatics is the premiere website for BMW 3 series owners around the world with interactive forums, a geographical enthusiast directory, photo galleries, and technical information for BMW enthusiasts.

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join our community today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact contact us.


Go Back   E46Fanatics > Search Forums

You searched for the keyword(s):
Your search results are listed below. If you did not find the answer you were looking for, please try searching again. Make sure that you are searching the entire site and not a specific forum. If you cannot find the answer to your question, create a new discussion topic in the appropriate BMW related or Off-Topic section.

Showing results 1 to 25 of 130
Search took 0.81 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: slickware
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-04-2010, 12:49 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,066
Posted By slickware
I was upfront about it and explained the research...

I was upfront about it and explained the research and testing I had done on it thus far. Since the only thing I hadn't replaced was the LDP (charcoal canister), I knocked the price of that repair off...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-04-2010, 08:27 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,066
Posted By slickware
Wouldn't know... I sold the car :)

Wouldn't know... I sold the car :)
Forum: Miscellaneous BMW and E46 Parts 06-04-2010, 03:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,711
Posted By slickware
FS: E46 Fan Blade + Clutch, Fan Tool & Wrench. Also Peake R5/FCX-3.

Hey all,

Moving sale. Getting rid of the fan and clutch from a 2000 323i automatic. Fan is in decent shape, original. Also have the clutch-tool and the wrench (32/36mm). Also serves as an oil...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-23-2010, 12:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,419
Posted By slickware
:-D At least I can re-sell the old fan. If...

:-D
At least I can re-sell the old fan. If anyone's interested and needs an AC fan, here ya go:
http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=170463437351#ht_718wt_1166

~A
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-21-2010, 08:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,419
Posted By slickware
kpeng: I didn't think your answer is rude -...

kpeng: I didn't think your answer is rude - you're entirely correct. The seller described this fan as "the fan between the radiator and the engine". So, I assumed I've be getting the fan that...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-20-2010, 10:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,419
Posted By slickware
I read kpeng's thread. I misunderstood it,...

I read kpeng's thread. I misunderstood it, apparently.
I saw that he removed his mechanical fan, and replaced it "with an electric fan from a standard". So, I bought an electrical fan from a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-20-2010, 04:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,419
Posted By slickware
Automatic fan swap questions - wtf.

Ok, so I want to delete this fan from my automatic. I read the posts about being able to swap it with the electric fans from manual transmission e46's, so I bought what I thought was the right fan...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-19-2010, 07:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 597
Posted By slickware
My advice: Spend the ~$200, buy the Peake tool...

My advice:
Spend the ~$200, buy the Peake tool code reader. There is nothing better than being able to have SOME idea before you try and troubleshoot this type of problem. Also, It's like having a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-18-2010, 03:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,256
Posted By slickware
Good luck Art. I'm north of Boston too, and these...

Good luck Art. I'm north of Boston too, and these last few days of rain have been insanity. Most of the roads I travel daily are still closed (seriously? it's like 2" of water and we've got roads...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-18-2010, 02:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 7,237
Posted By slickware
Wow Nathan that's WAY cleaner than the other DIY....

Wow Nathan that's WAY cleaner than the other DIY. I remember seeing that other one, and all the disclaimers, and thinking no way am I touching this. Nice job!
Mine's reversable as well, since the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-18-2010, 02:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 7,237
Posted By slickware
an IDE cable?? The GROX unit comes with a...

an IDE cable??

The GROX unit comes with a male/male cable, so no fiddling here either.

How did you hook up an IDE cable to your car's headunit??
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-18-2010, 01:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 638
Posted By slickware
I posted 2 things you asked for: removal of...

I posted 2 things you asked for: removal of 600lbs of noisemakers from your trunk, and the installing of the golf-tee to give yourself some growl.
Yes, I also added my 2 cents about not liking your...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-18-2010, 12:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,281
Posted By slickware
I bought that same Danco O-ring and fixed my...

I bought that same Danco O-ring and fixed my stinger... and it still leaks.
:ben:
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-18-2010, 12:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 638
Posted By slickware
wow man... if you like that paint job more power...

wow man... if you like that paint job more power to ya but in my opinion... seriously fug. Kinda looks like you acid-dipped the front and bottom of your car, or drove behind a road-sander for too...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-18-2010, 12:44 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 8,129
Posted By slickware
If you've never done your VCG, chances are good...

If you've never done your VCG, chances are good the rubber grommets are semi-fused to the VCG bolts anyway. I didn't even realize they were 2 parts until I dropped one and they came un-stuck.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-18-2010, 12:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 7,237
Posted By slickware
One addition From GROM: " - If you are going...

One addition From GROM:

" - If you are going to use iPhone/iPod in the future, there will be no need to buy another adapter.
You can just order iPod cable from here:...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-18-2010, 10:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,721
Posted By slickware
Hmm... I wonder if I could re-route my outdoor...

Hmm... I wonder if I could re-route my outdoor temp sensor and put it in the transmission? I wouldn't even have to get a different gauge...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-18-2010, 09:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 638
Posted By slickware
But seriously... there's even a sticky post -...

But seriously... there's even a sticky post - it's the first one on the forum - called "want to mod but don't know what's out there?"

Start there... do some searches for "performance" or...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-18-2010, 09:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,721
Posted By slickware
How are you monitoring this temp?

How are you monitoring this temp?
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-18-2010, 09:09 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 638
Posted By slickware
http://img208.imageshack.us/img208/6881/ricr.jpg

http://img208.imageshack.us/img208/6881/ricr.jpg
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-18-2010, 08:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,721
Posted By slickware
That's pretty cool, and good to know. I...

That's pretty cool, and good to know.

I figured there was already a temp sensor in there. Anyone know if there's some sort of aftermarket gauge I can hook up that will also read it, real-time,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-18-2010, 08:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,721
Posted By slickware
Transmission Temp Sensor / Gauge?

I did some searching in the forums, but I didn't see this question specifically.

I'm deleting my automatic clutch-driven fan this week, and putting in the electric fan. I'm also considering moving...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-18-2010, 07:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 7,237
Posted By slickware
GROM Audio Aux install - thoughts and and opinion

I ordered my GROM audio aux input on Friday last week:

http://www.gromaudio.com/store/aux_adapters/grom-aux-bmw.html

If you're not familiar with GROM, they make aftermarket ipod, usb, and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-16-2010, 08:02 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,879
Posted By slickware
so impressive - nicely done. how much does the...

so impressive - nicely done.
how much does the diff weigh? I remember reading that it fell on the other guy's chest and he was surprised. Is it difficult to support in place by yourself when you...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-13-2010, 09:11 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,879
Posted By slickware
congrats, white - looking forward to seeing pics....

congrats, white - looking forward to seeing pics. I'd love to do this myself.
Did you have a lift, or just jacks/ramps/stands?
How much are you selling those tools for, and did you do all 3...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 130


 

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:27 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
(c) 1999 - 2011 performanceIX Inc - privacy policy - terms of use