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Forum: General E46 Forum 08-21-2013, 09:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 310
Posted By pineypl
Thanks much, I was thinking that was a...

Thanks much, I was thinking that was a last-resort or at least a later project, but I suspect you are right: a leak somewhere I have not looked nor cannot readily troubleshoot.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-21-2013, 08:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 310
Posted By pineypl
Peake E3 E4 errors: 2001 325ci 147,000

I know the E3 and E4 errors have been run into the ground. I am loathe to start yet another topic with the same errors, but after reading all of the threads, I think I have something else going on,...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-10-2013, 12:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,438
Posted By pineypl
I have installed the GAS DISA rebuild kit and the...

I have installed the GAS DISA rebuild kit and the DISA gasket. I did NOT reset the SES light as I want to see if it will clear itself. I drove 12 miles this morning on the new DISA rebuild and the...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-06-2013, 01:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,438
Posted By pineypl
I have the same E3 and E4, and have troubleshot...

I have the same E3 and E4, and have troubleshot much. I am narrowing down to the DISA and the CCV need to be rebuilt and replaced respectively.

The consensus here seems to be that the post-cat O2...
Forum: General Off-Topic 09-25-2011, 04:12 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,582
Posted By pineypl
I have a 2001 325ci and my next car will be...

I have a 2001 325ci and my next car will be anything but BMW, I can't take all the craptastic plastic in the engine bay, in the radiator and all manner of clips that fail when you touch a body panel....
Forum: Lighting Forum 09-11-2011, 09:04 AM
Replies: 443
Views: 155,611
Posted By pineypl
BMW really irritates me. My December/2000 build...

BMW really irritates me. My December/2000 build has this exact issue and I did correct it with a proper ground wire for both taillight assemblies, but really, this is poor engineering at best. And...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-09-2010, 12:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 7,546
Posted By pineypl
AM reception fix/DIY

Okay, many of us enjoy AM radio yet are not pleased with our car's reception. Mine was bad but proven horrific (if I may say that about mere radio reception) when I took my wife's Mini Cooper...
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 10-10-2009, 09:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 743
Posted By pineypl
You can PM me what you want for the corners...

You can PM me what you want for the corners shipped to 33418, Palm Beach Gardens, FL.

Thanks,
Bob
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 10-09-2009, 08:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 743
Posted By pineypl
Did you sell this set?

Did you sell this set?
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 10-09-2009, 12:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 650
Posted By pineypl
I am going back to stock look, sort of...

I am going back to stock look, sort of old-school. What about the front corners and the bumper reflectors shipped to south Florida? 33418 zip code.

I can PayPal right away if we can agree on a...
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 10-09-2009, 11:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 373
Posted By pineypl
Thanks Autothug, my wife gave me a birthday...

Thanks Autothug, my wife gave me a birthday present (yes it is in October) and purchased new originals from the local stealership! And surprise of surprises, they were not nearly as expensive as I...
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 10-02-2009, 09:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 373
Posted By pineypl
WTB: 2001 Coupe trunk lights

Looking for a set of 2001 coupe (325ci) trunk lights. My lens fell off the right one and I figure I should replace left and right at the same time.

So, anybody got em hanging around. Plain Jane...
Forum: Car Care & Detailing 09-15-2009, 11:46 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 7,967
Posted By pineypl
Where's Riverhead? Looks like a FL license plate,...

Where's Riverhead? Looks like a FL license plate, perhaps more than a few hour drive to get to you? ;-)

Great work.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-01-2009, 12:16 PM
Replies: 279
Views: 31,675
Posted By pineypl
I just enjoyed my lunch at my desk while reading...

I just enjoyed my lunch at my desk while reading this entire thread.

Bloody F-ing awesome. Nice to see a young-un stick to a project AND be so responsible. (I am 42, so I can call you a young-un)...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-01-2009, 08:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 510
Posted By pineypl
Mine did that in my '01 325ci. It would run then...

Mine did that in my '01 325ci. It would run then just stop. It may run full fan for no reason and then just cut out. It would sometimes cycle up and down as well. Totally random.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-01-2009, 08:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 457
Posted By pineypl
Not 100% sure, but I think you need to remove the...

Not 100% sure, but I think you need to remove the C pillars. Then fold down the rear seats so you can remove the part numbered 6 in this image.<p>
http://www.pineypl.com/images/115.png<p>
Once that...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-21-2009, 12:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 680
Posted By pineypl
Okay update. Finally got the Bimmer back in my...

Okay update. Finally got the Bimmer back in my custody.

The mechanic could not duplicate the leaks, he uses two sniffer testers, and at a high level of frustration suggested we try some leak...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-19-2009, 09:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 555
Posted By pineypl
Easy there big fella'. Your title and article...

Easy there big fella'. Your title and article were not so well documented for the problem. You started with what you tried to do to resolve the problem, which was curiously noted as a misfire. I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-18-2009, 09:30 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 14,685
Posted By pineypl
As stated earlier the F1 plugs use a full circle...

As stated earlier the F1 plugs use a full circle for significantly more options for sparking, that is why I only use F1 plugs from the BMW F1 cars. You should too. Just ask your local dealer to get...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-18-2009, 06:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 895
Posted By pineypl
Get a turkey baster and some tubing, draw out the...

Get a turkey baster and some tubing, draw out the water in the cylinder if it concerns you.
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 08-18-2009, 01:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 743
Posted By pineypl
Would you be interested in parting? If so, I...

Would you be interested in parting? If so, I would love the front corners.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-18-2009, 08:13 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,753
Posted By pineypl
Yes it is wrong and poser type garbage. If it was...

Yes it is wrong and poser type garbage. If it was indeed an ///M, the ///M badge would be on the right.
Now, some Sport package moldings and such get a small ///M badge on them, but never on the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-12-2009, 10:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 435
Posted By pineypl
Well, obviously something is wrong. There are 4...

Well, obviously something is wrong. There are 4 pieces as I recall that hold the bottom of the radiator in place. They are replaceable. I did not replace mine when I replaced the radiator as they...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-06-2009, 11:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 680
Posted By pineypl
Just got an update from my indy repair guy....

Just got an update from my indy repair guy. Indeed I am losing refrigerant, and it seems to be from the compressor. I am waiting to hear more from him later.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-29-2009, 10:11 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,609
Posted By pineypl
Because even BMW sensors fail.

Because even BMW sensors fail.
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