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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-21-2016, 01:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 431
Posted By vinko2000
I'll take a look at this, I've been super busy...

I'll take a look at this, I've been super busy lately, just two days ago I had time and I went to a "pick and pull" yard and tried to take the whole steering thing out from the wrecked car, just to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2016, 06:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 267
Posted By vinko2000
Update (happy Update lol)...

Thanks to your suggestions the problem is fixed, it was the connection to the battery that was loose, not sure how is the connection inside the black thing there, I couldn't open it, I just managed...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-14-2016, 09:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 267
Posted By vinko2000
I thought about that too, but with a loose...

I thought about that too, but with a loose starter cable, even jump start it the car will not work, right? I mean when jump start a car, you are using the same starter, same cables, basically what we...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-14-2016, 09:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 267
Posted By vinko2000
Yes, I did jump start it from under the hood, I...

Yes, I did jump start it from under the hood, I heard it is not a good idea doing directly with the battery but I guess one time will do no harm (hope so), thank you.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-14-2016, 09:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 267
Posted By vinko2000
I have an appointment for alignment this...

I have an appointment for alignment this Saturday, so I'll ask them to check the battery and alternator, if I have time before that I'll swap batteries with my other 323i, I got the same battery for...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-14-2016, 01:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 267
Posted By vinko2000
Car wont start unless is jump started.

Hi everyone, along with other parts I just got new battery and new alternator for a 2000 323i that was a little more than a year without being driven, I've read a lot of post with same issue (new...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-27-2016, 03:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 431
Posted By vinko2000
The option I saw online the guy have disarmed the...

The option I saw online the guy have disarmed the ignition lock, the key inserted (can't remember if he turn the key or not) and the wiring between the button and the ignition switch do the rest,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-27-2016, 02:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 431
Posted By vinko2000
The part to replace is not too much problem I...

The part to replace is not too much problem I can't find it here in USA but found it online in the UK (I'm sure I can find it here too if I take a better look), the problem is taking the broken part...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-27-2016, 03:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 431
Posted By vinko2000
Hi, yes I saw that thread, unfortunately didn't...

Hi, yes I saw that thread, unfortunately didn't say how to take the broken part out, as you said before, probably that part can't be repaired without taking the whole Steering Column out. I know...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-26-2016, 08:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 431
Posted By vinko2000
Ignition Cylinder Shaft broken.

Hi everyone, I need some advice, after several hours researching (really, several), I can't find a DIY to fix my broken Ignition Cylinder Shaft (pretty sure that's the name of it), the one piece...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-17-2016, 01:36 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 568
Posted By vinko2000
Thanks to everyone for all the help, I haven't...

Thanks to everyone for all the help, I haven't fix it yet being really busy but I will soon, I just wanted to thank you all, I posted this yesterday and found all this answers today, always post...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-17-2016, 01:28 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 568
Posted By vinko2000
This is the one I got:...

This is the one I got: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000JZDYOU/ref=oh_aui_search_detailpage?ie=UTF8&psc=1 but now that I know how to find the original stock one I think I'll be going that way...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-17-2016, 01:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 568
Posted By vinko2000
I'll be going back to stock pretty soon, I just...

I'll be going back to stock pretty soon, I just didn't know how to find the stock one, but now I did another search and I found it, thanks.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-17-2016, 01:16 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 568
Posted By vinko2000
I'll check that today, I can't remember exactly...

I'll check that today, I can't remember exactly but I think that part you mention have one position only and it can't be installed backwards, but as I said I'm not sure, I'll take a pic today to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-17-2016, 01:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 568
Posted By vinko2000
I haven't try that, but I'll do now, thanks.

I haven't try that, but I'll do now, thanks.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-17-2016, 01:10 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 568
Posted By vinko2000
I'll try the suggestions from others users to see...

I'll try the suggestions from others users to see if I did something wrong and then I'll clear the codes and see if something comes back, thanks.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-17-2016, 01:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 568
Posted By vinko2000
I tried to find one on eBay but always searched...

I tried to find one on eBay but always searched for "2000 BMW E46 Air Intake" and never get back in the search an original stock one, till now that a friend told me to look for "2000 BMW E46 air...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-17-2016, 12:57 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 568
Posted By vinko2000
I tried to follow all the instructions, I just...

I tried to follow all the instructions, I just remember two connections, one of them close to the box, but nothing inside of it. Thanks.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-17-2016, 12:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 568
Posted By vinko2000
Yep, but just because I didn't find the stock at...

Yep, but just because I didn't find the stock at a good price and some people recommended that.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-16-2016, 01:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 568
Posted By vinko2000
Codes after changing air intake.

Hi everyone, after installing a new air intake on my 2000 323i, I got the check engine light on, after check with my scanner I got some codes and reading about it on the different threads here I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-18-2016, 02:59 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,032
Posted By vinko2000
And just $30.50 airbag included, sounds like a...

And just $30.50 airbag included, sounds like a good deal right? lol
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-18-2016, 03:18 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,032
Posted By vinko2000
I made this question yesterday just a few hours...

I made this question yesterday just a few hours before the end of the eBay auction for an standard steering wheel with airbag that had at the time no bids, started at $1 and shipping was $25, the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-18-2016, 03:06 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,032
Posted By vinko2000
I got one on eBay for cheap, thanks tho.

I got one on eBay for cheap, thanks tho.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-18-2016, 03:05 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,032
Posted By vinko2000
The leather was torn in two small places and the...

The leather was torn in two small places and the plastic on the controls were losing the paint and starting to show the white plastic, I'll try the one I got on eBay for cheap and maybe I'll get an...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-18-2016, 03:00 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,032
Posted By vinko2000
Got an standard for $30.50 (with shipping and...

Got an standard for $30.50 (with shipping and airbag included:...
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