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Forum: General E46 Forum 09-01-2012, 09:47 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,813
Posted By Jagean
My alignment was WAY right, and after this and...

My alignment was WAY right, and after this and new tires, I didn't end up needing an alignment. Maybe you can get lucky also.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-01-2012, 07:41 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,813
Posted By Jagean
I can go into details if you need, but for the...

I can go into details if you need, but for the low down:

Took 5 hours total for both sides, with no trips to the store.

My passenger ball joint was BAD, and thus came off easy.:rofl:
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-27-2012, 11:09 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,199
Posted By Jagean
I had the same problem the first few times I...

I had the same problem the first few times I searched, I really hope this goes well for you.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-27-2012, 02:40 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,199
Posted By Jagean
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=STy-J10DtiU ...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=STy-J10DtiU

My ICV was clogged to the point of no movement. I was shocked to hear it moving when I started cleaning it. Also like I said on page one, take the time...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-27-2012, 02:00 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,199
Posted By Jagean
People have different opinions as far as what...

People have different opinions as far as what cleaner for what, but I just use what I'm supposed to, MAF cleaner for MAF, Throttle Body cleaner for the rest of the intake.

Also, I just went...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-27-2012, 01:21 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,199
Posted By Jagean
I have a K&N in my camaro, so I won't bash them...

I have a K&N in my camaro, so I won't bash them too hard, but they are notorious for aiding to the build up of gunk on the intake parts. In your case, MAF, ICV, and Throttle body. As a few of us said...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-27-2012, 09:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 965
Posted By Jagean
I am going through something very similar atm,...

I am going through something very similar atm, mine is a worn ball joint.
My thread:
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=940733&highlight=

You can also try jacking up the car, putting...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-27-2012, 06:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 442
Posted By Jagean
I just bought mine last month and mine was like...

I just bought mine last month and mine was like that, sounded really loud, blew from every vent, but it was pathetic on how low the air pressure was. I recently had to do the spark plugs, valve cover...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-26-2012, 08:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 962
Posted By Jagean
I found a little something, may help. not sure. ...

I found a little something, may help. not sure.



Source:
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=611798
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-26-2012, 02:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,813
Posted By Jagean
I will, it does not look very hard, but you know...

I will, it does not look very hard, but you know how that goes sometimes.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-26-2012, 02:03 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,281
Posted By Jagean
I will upfront admit that I have not had my car...

I will upfront admit that I have not had my car long, nor am I a bmw expert, but, so please no one bash me for finding this quote but..
The "EML" warning light in a BMW indicates a problem with the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-26-2012, 01:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,813
Posted By Jagean
If I didn't need to have them installed by next...

If I didn't need to have them installed by next weekend I would go with them, 3 day shipping makes it the same price that I just paid. Good looking out though!
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-26-2012, 12:15 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,199
Posted By Jagean
Driving like a tank is not good, imo (for as...

Driving like a tank is not good, imo (for as little as it counts) it seems like your not getting enough of something: spark, gas, air (those are the easy ones to check). Make a check list, and take...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-26-2012, 10:21 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,199
Posted By Jagean
My digital read outs don't actually work...

My digital read outs don't actually work correctly. All I can see is mileage, time, and trip. I can't reset or anything, so I use the old method of, fill to the first click, drive, fill to first...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-26-2012, 09:40 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,199
Posted By Jagean
32 mpg! nice, now I have something to shoot for....

32 mpg! nice, now I have something to shoot for. Before fixing stuff on our new car I was worried b/c the Bimmer got less mpg than my Camaro.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-26-2012, 09:10 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,281
Posted By Jagean
Dmax is on the money. You need to figure out the...

Dmax is on the money. You need to figure out the codes first. If you only cleaned up to the MAF you are very far from "fixing" the intake side. If your ICV is dead or clogged, I have read a few posts...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-26-2012, 08:30 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,199
Posted By Jagean
I was getting 22 hwy/city mile, and that was...

I was getting 22 hwy/city mile, and that was before I found the oil leak and changed out the oe spark plugs and Valve cover (oil on the plugs). I also cleaned the ICV and TB. Hope mine goes up, we'll...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-26-2012, 07:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,813
Posted By Jagean
I have to pay for speedy shipping, but great...

I have to pay for speedy shipping, but great find, about 52 dollars cheaper than I found (speed shipping was cheaper also :excited:), Thank you!
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-25-2012, 08:43 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,813
Posted By Jagean
I see that melye hd are highly recommended, and I...

I see that melye hd are highly recommended, and I have new tires to go on, so I was going to do an alignment also. I just wanted to get the suspension issue out of the way before putting new tires...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-25-2012, 03:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,813
Posted By Jagean
That video pretty much looks like what mine is...

That video pretty much looks like what mine is doing (mine sounds worse :lmao:), granted I was looking from the top, down. So... Ball joint, which means Control arm, and bushings. Thanks guys!
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-25-2012, 10:19 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,813
Posted By Jagean
I figured I would do the whole CA with bushing at...

I figured I would do the whole CA with bushing at the same time if that seemed to be majority vote. I am just confused with the movement that is happening, motor/electronic, I don't typically have to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-25-2012, 09:51 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,813
Posted By Jagean
Ball joint, or Tie rod?

2001 325i auto 85k

My passenger wheel shudders while driving. I jacked the car up last night to do brakes, along with the "wiggle test" for the tires. I noticed I need to replace both CAB, but on...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-20-2012, 04:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 441
Posted By Jagean
:bump:

:bump:
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-19-2012, 03:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 441
Posted By Jagean
Idle/accelerator problem?

2001 325i auto:

I bought my bimmer about a month ago. The car has 82k on it. So I found this site, and discovered someones write up on things to do when you first get your bmw. I have been working...
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