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Forum: General E46 Forum 06-29-2015, 09:42 PM
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Posted By Chrsb5
Non aluminum single mass flywheel ?

It's about time to do a clutch on my nearly 100k mile 330i. I've been looking for a more performance oriented option compared to just a stock replacement and replacing the flywheel at the same time....
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-10-2015, 09:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 473
Posted By Chrsb5
Thanks for the info and link!

Thanks for the info and link!
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-10-2015, 05:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 473
Posted By Chrsb5
This "rubber vac nipple plug cap thingy" do you...

This "rubber vac nipple plug cap thingy" do you have a picture of where it's located or can provide a bit more detail? I too have a whistle sound at low revs that I've been trying to track down.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-31-2015, 11:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 261
Posted By Chrsb5
Had the codes scanned and it turns out it's BOTH...

Had the codes scanned and it turns out it's BOTH seatbelt tensioners! Gotta pull the seats out and swap the parts over from the stock seats
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-29-2015, 09:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 261
Posted By Chrsb5
595112 M3 drivers seat and the stock non...

595112

M3 drivers seat and the stock non sport passenger seat halfway through the project
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-29-2015, 09:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 261
Posted By Chrsb5
SRS/Airbag light on after M3 seat swap into 330i

Hello All,

I finally swapped in the beautiful set of heated, powered leather M3 seats into my 330i that have been sitting in my dining room for the last several months. I absolutely love them, so...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 12-21-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 628
Posted By Chrsb5
No sniffer test here and I've read about using a...

No sniffer test here and I've read about using a LC2 and keeping the O2 sensors wired in and in a metal electrical outlet box under the hood. I haven't seen any sort of definitive guide to either...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 12-21-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 628
Posted By Chrsb5
Schmiedmann from Denmark. headers w/ cats. Anyone ever hear of them?

While perusing the latest issue of Roundel magazine I came across a full page add for Schmiedmann, a BMW tuner/parts house out of Denmark. What really caught my attention are theses, ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-01-2014, 11:17 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,341
Posted By Chrsb5
I've been a big fan of Auto-RX for a number of...

I've been a big fan of Auto-RX for a number of years www.auto-rx.com, from back in my turbo Audi days. It safely and slowly cleans the gunk and sludge from your engine without the risk associated...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 08-07-2014, 06:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 369
Posted By Chrsb5
Valentine One, who has one ?

I just ordered a Valentine One overnight off of Amazon, going in a bit of a road trip tomorrow and thought hey why not. It's my first radar detector since the late 1990s so who's use the V1, any...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,846
Posted By Chrsb5
I have a code reader and checked for codes,...

I have a code reader and checked for codes, nothing found. It's a generic ODB2 reader, not BMW specific but at least as good as whatever Autozone/Advance Auto has.

I haven't noticed the temp...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2014, 08:22 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,846
Posted By Chrsb5
I just filled up and downloaded a copy of the...

I just filled up and downloaded a copy of the Accufuel iPhone app. It will be interesting to see the disparity between the OBC numbers and the calculated MPG.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2014, 08:15 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,846
Posted By Chrsb5
Thanks! Just bought two, can't hurt to have a...

Thanks! Just bought two, can't hurt to have a spare.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2014, 07:17 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,846
Posted By Chrsb5
Do you have a part number or better still a link...

Do you have a part number or better still a link ? I searched around and couldn't seem to find one. Apparently there's no OEM BMW part (per RealOem.com)


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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2014, 04:49 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,846
Posted By Chrsb5
Just pulled the DISA now and it seems...

Just pulled the DISA now and it seems fine.There's good tension on the flapper, nothing is rattling around and if I manually move it in the vertical position and put my finger over the hole it stays...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,846
Posted By Chrsb5
The same drive to work routine, about 36mi round...

The same drive to work routine, about 36mi round trip with 15 of those miles being highway have netted me between 26-27 mpg for a couple years now. Pure highway driving, like a road trip I've seen...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,846
Posted By Chrsb5
Thanks for the reply. Fuel filter was...

Thanks for the reply.

Fuel filter was replaced approximately 25k ago. I'm not sure of the part number of the plugs I installed, but they are NKG, the ones in the ECS Tuning inspection 2 kit. I've...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,846
Posted By Chrsb5
Down on power and poor gas milage, VANOS seal time ?

2004 330i with 84xxx miles on her.

Over the last few weeks I've experienced a pretty noticeable drop in power, the car just doesn't seem to have to get up and go it used to. Normal highway...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 05-11-2014, 08:22 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,421
Posted By Chrsb5
Well to recap, it was a pain in the ass doing the...

Well to recap, it was a pain in the ass doing the RTABs. I made it worse by not knowing I had to pre compress the new bushing with a hose clamp before pushing it back into the housing. I manage to...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 05-03-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,421
Posted By Chrsb5
The MIS tool arrived Friday evening in the mail,...

The MIS tool arrived Friday evening in the mail, nearly two weeks after I ordered it. It was really too late in the evening to get anything started last night. I live in a condo complex and have been...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 04-30-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,421
Posted By Chrsb5
A brief update. I received the replacement RTABS...

A brief update. I received the replacement RTABS and limiters from ECS last week but I'm still waiting on the tool from MIS. I purchased it from MIS via Amazon.com on the 20th, took those jackasses 9...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 04-23-2014, 10:52 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,421
Posted By Chrsb5
I've ordered the fancy MIS RTAB tool so I'm not...

I've ordered the fancy MIS RTAB tool so I'm not anticipating any real trouble with the RTABs, it's the other two that are concerning me. Has anyone had success removing and replacing them with a...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 04-22-2014, 09:35 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,421
Posted By Chrsb5
I've been thinking about replacing the other two,...

I've been thinking about replacing the other two, the bushing and bearing at the same time as the RTABs. I'm a big subscriber to the "while I'm in there, have the car up in the air" school of...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 04-22-2014, 09:23 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,421
Posted By Chrsb5
I swapped the front wheels after ruling out tire...

I swapped the front wheels after ruling out tire pressure. There was no change, still pulled



Absolutely certain it's not the road. Several different roads, highways in the center lane, an...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 04-21-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,421
Posted By Chrsb5
The tires that are on the car now Continental...

The tires that are on the car now Continental Extreme Contact DW in 235/40/18 mounted on 18x8 wheels , my summer wheels and tires have very few miles. They were installed last summer 7/24/13, at 76k...
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