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Forum: E46 Convertible 12-23-2012, 10:18 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 40,776
Posted By wes2952
Thanks, Landlorder. I was manually opening up the...

Thanks, Landlorder. I was manually opening up the top just enough to open up from the windshield. As you said to do, I cranked it open to full stop with the allen wrench. The top opened up fine after...
Forum: E46 Convertible 12-14-2012, 09:39 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,091
Posted By wes2952
On my car the fluid level checked out OK. The...

On my car the fluid level checked out OK. The fluid level needs to checked with the top down and fully stowed. Resivor is located in the trunk, driver's side. Need to open up the lining to get at it....
Forum: E46 Convertible 12-12-2012, 08:11 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 40,776
Posted By wes2952
I followed the rcommendation. Manually opened and...

I followed the rcommendation. Manually opened and disengaged front of top at the windshield. Manually opened the lid locks located under the rear seat using the allen wrench after depressing the...
Forum: E46 Convertible 12-05-2012, 12:32 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 40,776
Posted By wes2952
I have a similar problem with my top. Wanted to...

I have a similar problem with my top. Wanted to check out the wiring harness at the first pivot point from the top front. I have to manually unlock the top from the windshield. When I try to manually...
Forum: Lighting Forum 03-26-2012, 09:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 581
Posted By wes2952
Back up light lens

Left back up light lens just popped off while closing the trunk lid. Checked the right side, it was loose and was ready to pop off as well. Anyone have a suggestion on a glue to use to put them back...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-28-2011, 05:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 739
Posted By wes2952
http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.ph...

http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.php?t=840951

See above. Was the code p1622?
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-10-2011, 01:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,361
Posted By wes2952
Is the glove box locked? Also could be the...

Is the glove box locked?

Also could be the wiring harness. It gets crimped and the wires split where the wires exit the body into the trunk lid
Forum: Buyer/Seller Feedback Forum 11-06-2011, 08:49 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 8,884
Posted By wes2952
no answer at 619-992-8726, got a Khoalty...

no answer at 619-992-8726, got a Khoalty message center at 619-630-5462
Forum: Buyer/Seller Feedback Forum 11-06-2011, 08:23 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 8,884
Posted By wes2952
From the BBB website This Business is not...

From the BBB website

This Business is not BBB accredited


Khoalty

Phone: (619) 992-8726 View Additional Phone Numbers 925 Hale Pl #B3, Chula Vista, CA 91914 sales@khoalty.com...
Forum: E46 Convertible 11-05-2011, 05:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,091
Posted By wes2952
I decided to check the fluid level today. Looks...

I decided to check the fluid level today. Looks OK. At $1,000 for a new hydraulic pump, I can continue to stand outside, use the key and make sure the lid stays high enough for the edge to clear....
Forum: E46 Convertible 11-05-2011, 03:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,091
Posted By wes2952
It was a while back so I don't remember that it...

It was a while back so I don't remember that it was specifically checked. But checking the fluid level is a good recommendation. I just downloaded info on how to do that today and will take a look at...
Forum: E46 Convertible 11-05-2011, 10:55 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,091
Posted By wes2952
Back edge of top hits legs on underside of cover on open

I have an intermittant problem when I open the top. Occasionally the back edge of the top snags on what I guess are support legs on the underside of the storage compartment lid. It seems like the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-04-2011, 09:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 435
Posted By wes2952
Thanks, I was thinking the removal motion was...

Thanks, I was thinking the removal motion was toward the radiator and reverse on the install. So it is "up and away" on removal and "down and in" on the install.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-03-2011, 11:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 435
Posted By wes2952
Alternator Reinstall Question

Supposed to be PITA to reinstall the alternator. Would using over long bolts to help draw it in to start off with work? Pull it in so far, back out the over longs and then use the correct length...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-03-2011, 09:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 782
Posted By wes2952
None of the DIYs that I have read indicate...

None of the DIYs that I have read indicate draining the oil before removing the oil filter housing. Gravity prevails as the oil pan is below the housing. There are likely recesses in the housing that...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-03-2011, 02:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 782
Posted By wes2952
Just pulled out the air box per the SSM1991 tip...

Just pulled out the air box per the SSM1991 tip on Beberle's Oil Filter Housing Gasket DIY. Taped paper toweling onto a long screwdriver and dipped into a few surfaces around the Oil Flister Housing...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-02-2011, 11:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,577
Posted By wes2952
Also, on my 2001 330 if the glove box is locked...

Also, on my 2001 330 if the glove box is locked the remote will not work.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-01-2011, 08:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 782
Posted By wes2952
I'm thinking that I've got that one as well....

I'm thinking that I've got that one as well. Small oil leak on the driver's side in addition to my original post. If BMW used the same gasket material in all of the lube system interfaces (as in the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-01-2011, 05:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 782
Posted By wes2952
Yes and no to the clean up. Hard to get to all...

Yes and no to the clean up. Hard to get to all the areas. But, I cleaned off the areas that I could get to. Let the car sit for hours after clean up... no new drips. Go for a drive, new drips. Seems...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-01-2011, 02:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 782
Posted By wes2952
Another Oil leak question

2001 330CIC M54

I replaced the VCG but still have an oil leak on passenger side. Oil drops onto back end of A/C compressor and stabilizer bar. Could still be a valve cover leak, but don't think so...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-11-2010, 02:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 613
Posted By wes2952
As you said, no codes. Plug and Play, region was...

As you said, no codes. Plug and Play, region was at correct setting. Thanks
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 11-10-2010, 08:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 613
Posted By wes2952
Businesss CD 53 Radio codes

I purchased a used radio off of Ebay. My HU in 2001 330 CIC has a scrambled display. Might need the code to unlock the replacement unit. Anyone have experience with obtaining codes from...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-26-2010, 12:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 374
Posted By wes2952
Yeap, that's it. Thanks Dmax!

Yeap, that's it. Thanks Dmax!
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-26-2010, 11:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 374
Posted By wes2952
Trunk latch releases when shifting into reverse

For some reason my trunk latch releases when I shift into reverse. I suspect it could be a control module problem, crossed wires with the backup lights. or a loose latch, or .............. Has anyone...
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