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Forum: Que, Ont, NB, NS, Nfld, PEI 10-14-2012, 06:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,853
Posted By dephantn
Diagnosis system

:DNow I have GT1-DSS5.7 & SS PROGMAN 3.2 . any one in or near by Toronto area need help, ask me.
I also can help you to built that system too.
It very worthy to have one, cost only more than 1 gas...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-12-2011, 02:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 390
Posted By dephantn
Replace filter. FLUSH OUT ALL ATF Fluid. (...

Replace filter.
FLUSH OUT ALL ATF Fluid. ( about 9 litters ), refill ALL new. ( not drain & refill , it only replace 5 litters, still 5 litters old fluid remaining)
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 09-02-2011, 10:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,483
Posted By dephantn
Used OEM cheap coil

I sold yesterday 6 x OEM, used very good coil. Have 2 coils left ( 8 came from my previous X5).
PM me if you need them , low $$$, I can install for you.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-05-2011, 08:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 689
Posted By dephantn
May be your mirror's receiver bad? I swapped...

May be your mirror's receiver bad? I swapped around many mirrors for many car ( X5,525i,323i,325Xi), regular, dimmer, dim w/ compass, never had that problem.
Check back to see if you cut/missed any...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-05-2011, 11:33 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,508
Posted By dephantn
Unless you understand very clearly the DIY-ATF...

Unless you understand very clearly the DIY-ATF change on Bimmer automatic tranny, you got big problem.
Take time, read ALL posted in here (search ATF change, Auto Tranmmision, ...) before go to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-05-2011, 11:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 665
Posted By dephantn
I used PowerFlex CAB for XI, nearly one year,...

I used PowerFlex CAB for XI, nearly one year, still good.
Some Xi's had problem, the pink-inner part pushes out after a while, but me not, I guess because they installed some how did not correctly...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-05-2011, 10:57 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,144
Posted By dephantn
I know company in Toronto, they do all the job...

I know company in Toronto, they do all the job for you, fee about $495, bring the car to your door, even you do not need to go to US.( Plus all the cost of freight, tax, import duty...., certify...,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-18-2011, 10:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 562
Posted By dephantn
coupe & 2 door use same side mirror. 4 door...

coupe & 2 door use same side mirror.
4 door uses different side mirror
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-17-2011, 09:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,971
Posted By dephantn
air bag in sport steering wheel is different with...

air bag in sport steering wheel is different with regular one ( rectangular, where sport = round one ).
You have to buy steering wheel including air bag.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 03-09-2011, 09:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 932
Posted By dephantn
:evil: Quote " How you make it RWD??????" A. "...

:evil: Quote " How you make it RWD??????"
A. " Remove front axe " !@#$%^&*()_)()*)(*( HAha :clap::excited:
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-08-2011, 09:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,033
Posted By dephantn
In my experiences, that cause by bad thermostat....

In my experiences, that cause by bad thermostat. in too cold weather, it's stuck open. Now you had new thermostat, even though it is very rare, but may be it bad in the new box.
Other wise, the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-06-2011, 09:52 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,885
Posted By dephantn
Lestat is right. Now you knew that the air in...

Lestat is right.
Now you knew that the air in the ABS/DSC , you need GT1 or similar tool, or find the way to electro-manual open/close the ASC system when pressurized the fluid to bleed out the air...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-02-2011, 10:01 AM
Replies: 31,796
Views: 2,484,887
Posted By dephantn
Installed Park Distance Control -PDC on both...

Installed Park Distance Control -PDC on both front & rear for 323i, with momentary ON & time delay 45 seconds ( home made, push button ON for 45 s, or after shift FWD from REV, still on 45 s)....
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-25-2011, 12:02 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 34,676
Posted By dephantn
I have idea that your radiator is blocked by...

I have idea that your radiator is blocked by debris or gunk. And when the engine cold, the coolant should not come thru radiator because the thermostat must be closed, so may be the thermostat...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-21-2011, 11:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 588
Posted By dephantn
a lot of type online, OEM, aftermarket as OEM, or...

a lot of type online, OEM, aftermarket as OEM, or fancy type, very less $$$.
some location :
autopartswarehose.com , justparts.com and manymore
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-21-2011, 11:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 435
Posted By dephantn
a lot of type online, OEM, aftermarket as OEM,...

a lot of type online, OEM, aftermarket as OEM, or fancy type, very less $$$.
some location :
autopartswarehose.com , justparts.com and manymore
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-20-2011, 08:05 PM
Replies: 31,796
Views: 2,484,887
Posted By dephantn
My son's 323i without PDC & Rear mirror No...

My son's 323i without PDC & Rear mirror No dimmer.
Retrofit with OEM rear mirror auto dim, cost $45.

Retrofit PDC (park distant control ), same as OEM but No name, 4 sensors, at rear, has...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-20-2011, 07:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,444
Posted By dephantn
First, If it blowup, it made the main battery...

First, If it blowup, it made the main battery cable disconnect, so You can not start the car, you can use OHM meter to measure the main cable.
@nd. you can use the " low voltage-terminals Ohmmeter...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-17-2011, 09:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,140
Posted By dephantn
It quite hard & easy, you have to know more about...

It quite hard & easy, you have to know more about electrical & electronics.
you need first ,change the old plug in to new electric fold mirror.
Then it have 3 extra wire for fold in/out mirror....
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-16-2011, 09:43 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,329
Posted By dephantn
I had same problem last couple week, mostly when...

I had same problem last couple week, mostly when temp. under freez point ( -25 oC= 5-10 oF ), then when car warm up, ok.
I found out it is pretty sure about tranny fluid.
Flush out old fluid, fill...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-16-2011, 07:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,104
Posted By dephantn
Buy new battery, open and change them ( there r 2...

Buy new battery, open and change them ( there r 2 batteries, online sell for $4/ea ). Same time , replace bulb by the LED ( ~ $1-$3 ), YOU will be happier than buy the new OEM or Flash light.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-15-2011, 10:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,824
Posted By dephantn
I changed ( flushed all old fluid) on XI & non...

I changed ( flushed all old fluid) on XI & non XI (i) .
So far so good.
Even I did not use BMW fluid, just DEXRON IIIG FOR 323I & VALVOLINE DEXRON IV (4)for XI ( steptronic ).
Agree with Kubica...
Forum: Parting Out 02-13-2011, 09:43 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,947
Posted By dephantn
OEM 323, 328 i/ci 325, 330 i/ci/xi, M3 non-SMG...

OEM 323, 328 i/ci 325, 330 i/ci/xi, M3 non-SMG Clockspring with 60k $50 shipped
This slip ring came from NON heated or Heated steering wheel?
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-12-2011, 10:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 9,340
Posted By dephantn
First, I think you mixed up the DEXRON IV (4) ...

First, I think you mixed up the DEXRON IV (4) BY TYPO VI (6). ( IV is Roman # for 4, VI =6).
Never have DEXRON VI(6) on market .
Any DEXRON 4 is good for GM tranny, I used VALVOLINE DEXRON 4,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-12-2011, 09:53 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,498
Posted By dephantn
use flat screw driver /hard thin plastic pry on...

use flat screw driver /hard thin plastic pry on top & bottom of switch, pull it out, pull out the wire, insert new one.
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