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Forum: General E46 Forum 01-16-2015, 10:18 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 444
Posted By VishTheFish
exhaust, lowering springs, audio system, turbo,...

exhaust, lowering springs, audio system, turbo, rims all before critical maintenance on these aged cars. In that world will this not be a ghetto banger?

In one year the car you buy will be on the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-16-2015, 10:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 444
Posted By VishTheFish
Realistically you are buying a 14 year old car,...

Realistically you are buying a 14 year old car, you need to do maintenance before you buy these mods. Like it or not, if you spend all this money on an audio system, turbo, exhaust, lowering kit etc...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-08-2015, 11:07 PM
Replies: 688
Views: 32,591
Posted By VishTheFish
Just got taken down :(

Just got taken down :(
Forum: General Off-Topic 01-03-2015, 10:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 415
Posted By VishTheFish
A stroke is medically termed a cerebral vascular...

A stroke is medically termed a cerebral vascular accident (CVA), they pertain to the brain only.
Forum: General Off-Topic 01-02-2015, 09:43 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,052
Posted By VishTheFish
Love the safety razor, bought the Edwin jagger...

Love the safety razor, bought the Edwin jagger de89 chrome and it's been nothing but amazing to say the least. Coming from a Mach 3, I've saved so much over the past 2 years on blades.

Haven't...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-10-2014, 10:58 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 723
Posted By VishTheFish
who buys a $2500 BMW? must be in rough shape ...

who buys a $2500 BMW? must be in rough shape

DIY ASAP or you will be selling soon if you are already on a limited budget, and in school
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-05-2014, 12:43 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,234
Posted By VishTheFish
Don't be a fool, wrap your tool!

Don't be a fool, wrap your tool!
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-30-2014, 10:14 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,234
Posted By VishTheFish
I was referring to the condoms...

I was referring to the condoms...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-30-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,234
Posted By VishTheFish
The real question is.... does it fit?....

The real question is.... does it fit?....
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-28-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 326
Posted By VishTheFish
I used a 3/8" torque wrench that had units of...

I used a 3/8" torque wrench that had units of inch-lbs to torque the valve cover. The normal 1/2" torque wrench used for lug nuts etc cannot torque to such a small number. Without a doubt I bet some...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-28-2014, 04:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 337
Posted By VishTheFish
Last year I had taken the splash guard off when I...

Last year I had taken the splash guard off when I was changing the OFHG and some other preventative maintenance. I didn't tighten it properly and when I was driving on the highway it became loose and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-07-2014, 12:24 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 435
Posted By VishTheFish
If you aren't interested in preventative...

If you aren't interested in preventative maintenance, don't buy an e46 or any BMW period.

Truth hurts.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-30-2014, 04:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 389
Posted By VishTheFish
audio/HVAC more sophisticated, modern looking ...

audio/HVAC more sophisticated, modern looking

gauges look too boy racer when not illuminated in my opinion. But I would have to see them lit up.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-05-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 251
Posted By VishTheFish
if you are doing spark plugs, look into doing the...

if you are doing spark plugs, look into doing the VCG as well as vanos seals.

If you have the money, you should prioritize the cooling system: thermostat, water pump, upper/lower rad hose, and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-04-2014, 09:06 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,646
Posted By VishTheFish
Why anyone would drop $6k to supercharge an e46...

Why anyone would drop $6k to supercharge an e46 at this point in the car's lifecycle is beyond me. That money could be put towards keeping it in great shape, or enhancing your life either by extra...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-30-2014, 09:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 271
Posted By VishTheFish
your window regulator has likely failed

your window regulator has likely failed
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-27-2014, 11:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 258
Posted By VishTheFish
I think you will need a new driveshaft as well if...

I think you will need a new driveshaft as well if you plan to do that.... it would be a rather large job to do
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-25-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 31,852
Views: 2,490,017
Posted By VishTheFish
at least it wasn't the waterpump or thermostat to...

at least it wasn't the waterpump or thermostat to replace, the e90 design for that job is a PITA, and just plain cruel if its AWD
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-22-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 400
Posted By VishTheFish
7 hours? All you have to do is remove the...

7 hours?

All you have to do is remove the airbox, fan and shroud, and alternator to get a clear view of the OFHG.....

No one is asking you to spend 7 hrs under there. You do have to clean the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-22-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 400
Posted By VishTheFish
can't exactly remember what the torque specs are,...

can't exactly remember what the torque specs are, but you can always check the DIY threads for that number to ensure they are tight enough. Your best plan of action is to remove the airbox and clean...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-22-2014, 04:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 360
Posted By VishTheFish
BMW LL-01 approved oil. Not sure if serious.

BMW LL-01 approved oil.

Not sure if serious.
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 09-19-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 490
Posted By VishTheFish
I bought lemfoerders last year and never had an...

I bought lemfoerders last year and never had an issue. Cost a bit more, but worth it


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Forum: General E46 Forum 09-18-2014, 12:45 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,038
Posted By VishTheFish
See if you can get the fuel pump replaced under...

See if you can get the fuel pump replaced under warranty as a piece of mind. If it goes, you're looking at thousands to fix that.


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Forum: General E46 Forum 08-23-2014, 09:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 657
Posted By VishTheFish
I read about this last year, its quite an...

I read about this last year, its quite an accomplishment!:bow:

I could never reach that goal in a lifetime, I don't drive enough :(
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-24-2014, 08:00 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,488
Posted By VishTheFish
In Winnipeg here and I pay approx $1500/yr with...

In Winnipeg here and I pay approx $1500/yr with full coverage, and I'm only 25. As I get older and maintain a clean driving record, it will only go down :)
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