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Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-09-2011, 09:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,404
Posted By imlostathome
They all have one thing in common.... road speed....

They all have one thing in common.... road speed. Like the other member said, traction control. A wheel speed sensor (or ring) may be bad. Most likely cause is the DSC module, iv seen these take a...
Forum: Suspension and Braking 02-28-2011, 09:59 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 398
Posted By imlostathome
WTB: Kw v1 coilovers

Looking to buy new used kwv1 coilovers. Shoot me a Pm with a price :)

1. not damage
2. <35k miles
3. willing to trade my stock suspension for your set up with cash on my end.
4. Dealing with...
Forum: Engine & Performance 02-19-2011, 01:01 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 349
Posted By imlostathome
bump

bump
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-16-2011, 03:00 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,536
Posted By imlostathome
well if the t-stat doesnt fix it remove the a/c...

well if the t-stat doesnt fix it remove the a/c belt and run the engine. If memory served me right (lazy to go look at my car) you also have a tensioner pully for a/c too. In stead of replacing it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-16-2011, 02:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 919
Posted By imlostathome
Ok let me get this strait... One of your lock...

Ok let me get this strait... One of your lock barrel is broken and you need a new one. You also need a key that can open that lock barrel. So you need a working set (barrel and key). Then you are...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-16-2011, 02:20 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 440
Posted By imlostathome
umm get the broken stuff fixed? assuming the...

umm get the broken stuff fixed? assuming the lever on the hood is broken and the one in driverside kick panel. If your goal is to get the hood open, have someone pull on on the hood release lever and...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-16-2011, 02:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,493
Posted By imlostathome
a wobble and long extention worked for me all the...

a wobble and long extention worked for me all the time. Just put it strait down behind the disa valve (hard to explain). the connection from the throttle body use your hand and a screw driver. Like...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-16-2011, 01:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,208
Posted By imlostathome
Take a look at your block. If you see oil on the...

Take a look at your block. If you see oil on the driverside of the block most likely cause (90%) is the oil filter housing gasket other 10% is the vanos oil line thats connected to the oil filter...
Forum: Engine & Performance 02-16-2011, 01:01 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 349
Posted By imlostathome
FS: Stock 06 e46 m3 exhaust/muffler SoCal

Selling stock m3 exhaust which came off my 06 m3 45000miles. No damages and was working perfect on the car. excellent condition. I just recently installed SS race exhaust and now it just sitting in...
Forum: Engine & Performance 02-16-2011, 12:59 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 304
Posted By imlostathome
FS: Stock 06 e46 m3 exhaust/muffler

Selling stock m3 exhaust which came off my 06 m3 45000miles. No damages and was working perfect on the car. excellent condition. I just recently installed SS race exhaust and now it just sitting in...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-25-2011, 11:44 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,506
Posted By imlostathome
im very amazed how it went from "does your car...

im very amazed how it went from "does your car roll back on hills" to "different trans act differently". First of all the first post should have been "ITS NOMRAL!" but this is fun to read.

most of...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-18-2011, 01:19 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,623
Posted By imlostathome
If dealer said it was over torque you should look...

If dealer said it was over torque you should look at the condition of the oil pan around the drain plug. When over torque it takes a lot more torque to take out (since its been sitting since last...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-18-2011, 01:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,102
Posted By imlostathome
Well i had my car for a year, only money i spend...

Well i had my car for a year, only money i spend is on tires :P. Perks for being a bimmer tech.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-18-2011, 01:03 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,008
Posted By imlostathome
fyi the alternator on e46 usually fails at warm...

fyi the alternator on e46 usually fails at warm to hot temps. As for your K&n i dont think that would cause battery light to come on. good luck
Forum: Engine & Performance 01-17-2011, 09:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 795
Posted By imlostathome
pm sent :)

pm sent :)
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-24-2009, 12:53 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 9,158
Posted By imlostathome
well id advise testing the battery before deeming...

well id advise testing the battery before deeming it good. sometimes battery has enough juice to turn the engine but not let it fire. an easy way to also check if its not the ignition side, get some...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-24-2009, 12:34 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,760
Posted By imlostathome
sounds liek the blend air (hot/cold) flap motor...

sounds liek the blend air (hot/cold) flap motor is out. Usually when the temp is close to ambient temp is a a/c problem. But if its way hotter than ambient air the blend air door is stuck at hot. hot...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-24-2009, 12:24 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,375
Posted By imlostathome
if you also hear a clunk or feel it, bushings...

if you also hear a clunk or feel it, bushings like fonso says
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-16-2009, 03:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,154
Posted By imlostathome
well if the fan is an issue you can do it with...

well if the fan is an issue you can do it with out taking out the fan... just work your way around the fan... pull it between the fan and fan shroud. You will need to spinn the fan and work it out...
Forum: E90 Sedan / E91 Wagon / E92 Coupe / E93 Cabrio - General Forum 10-16-2009, 02:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 18,384
Posted By imlostathome
ahhh ran across this befor... Im assuming all the...

ahhh ran across this befor... Im assuming all the compenents and sesnor are in good condition. In some cases the rear pad counter has to be reset first then the front... or the other way around. If...
Forum: E90 Sedan / E91 Wagon / E92 Coupe / E93 Cabrio - General Forum 10-16-2009, 02:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,958
Posted By imlostathome
yup iv seen it all. it just anything black that...

yup iv seen it all. it just anything black that doesnt feel plastic will peel if not keeped in good condition or handled roughly
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-24-2009, 12:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 742
Posted By imlostathome
one easy thing you can do is unbolts the door...

one easy thing you can do is unbolts the door hing (don know ho to spell) the one the door latches to. and move it in a little bit. untill you fix the problem but if you move the hinge to far in it...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-17-2009, 12:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,323
Posted By imlostathome
lower control arm bushings.. the big one bolted...

lower control arm bushings.. the big one bolted to car frame behind the wheel... when they go bad you can really hear it when braking hard
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-17-2009, 12:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 730
Posted By imlostathome
cleaned the stained parts.. fill it up if you got...

cleaned the stained parts.. fill it up if you got a tool pressurize the system and check for coolant stains again... or run the engine untill you see coolant stains... then do some looking and walla...
Forum: California 06-08-2009, 08:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 525
Posted By imlostathome
it just pops out. No screws or anything just be...

it just pops out. No screws or anything just be careful not to scratch the wood trim :). use something plastic
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