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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-04-2012, 03:36 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,804
Posted By manaman22
I changed the VANOS solenoid o-rings while I had...

I changed the VANOS solenoid o-rings while I had the unit off. I'd have changed the gaskets inside the VANOS itself if I could have gotten them. Make sure you have new crush washers for the VANOS...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-11-2012, 11:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 519
Posted By manaman22
According to ECS, 07119900272 has been superseded...

According to ECS, 07119900272 has been superseded by 07119904517. On other drawings on RealOem for the engine where the original was used, it shows 07119904517 as the appropriate replacement. It...
Forum: General Off-Topic 06-04-2012, 05:15 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,257
Posted By manaman22
Pretty sure that was another guy wearing the Iron...

Pretty sure that was another guy wearing the Iron Patriot armor. It was Norman Osborn's when he was director of SHIELD. The question is, what happened to the War Machine armor if the Mark II is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-22-2012, 11:19 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 6,432
Posted By manaman22
If you cannot get the radiator-ET-mounting plate...

If you cannot get the radiator-ET-mounting plate assembly out as one unit for some reason, your next best option is to separate the mounting plate from the radiator with the expansion tank still...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-21-2012, 07:55 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 6,432
Posted By manaman22
All three parts can come out as a unit. You...

All three parts can come out as a unit. You should have more than enough clearance to get everything out. There is 1 screw and an o-ring'ed plug that connects the mounting bracket to the radiator,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-20-2012, 08:53 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,237
Posted By manaman22
Going through the top, you should be ok with just...

Going through the top, you should be ok with just popping the 4 bolts at the end of the headers. Even if you break those bolts, you can drill them out and replace them with ones (Inconel and all)...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-20-2012, 08:34 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,237
Posted By manaman22
How are removing the motor, through the front,...

How are removing the motor, through the front, out the top, or out the bottom? That will tell you what will be easier.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-14-2012, 12:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,627
Posted By manaman22
Since the B30 is essentially a stroked B25, it is...

Since the B30 is essentially a stroked B25, it is pretty much a plug and play operation. To get the most out of it, though, I believe you need to swap the injectors and get the B30 tune. I think...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-11-2012, 03:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,930
Posted By manaman22
This sounds more like an intermittent connection....

This sounds more like an intermittent connection. Check the wiring to the sensor and see if you can spot any obvious breaks. If you don't see anything, trace the lines and use a multimeter to check...
Forum: General Off-Topic 05-02-2012, 10:35 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,092
Posted By manaman22
The better job would be Rent 1 and Rent 2 (since...

The better job would be Rent 1 and Rent 2 (since he can't break his lease at school).

Try it for a summer and see where it goes. In this economy, and even the one in a few years, anything you can...
Forum: General Off-Topic 05-02-2012, 12:12 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,657
Posted By manaman22
If you did this, make sure that the equipment is...

If you did this, make sure that the equipment is well above the floor. Other than that, the basement would be just fine.

Do you have access to the heating/air routes? You probably have a large...
Forum: General Off-Topic 05-02-2012, 11:51 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,657
Posted By manaman22
How open are your walls right now? You could try...

How open are your walls right now? You could try to source your own cabling from ReStore (I know there is at least 1 around Columbus) and then do some/all of the work yourself. I've seen $40 boxes...
Forum: Site Feedback/Questions/Suggestions 04-30-2012, 06:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,003
Posted By manaman22
Tim, I poked around the vBulletin boards,...

Tim,

I poked around the vBulletin boards, and it seems that spoiler tags are a custom add-on to the forum software. Searching for "spoiler tag", I did find some already developed versions of the...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-30-2012, 04:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,226
Posted By manaman22
Sounds like you didn't have your heater valve...

Sounds like you didn't have your heater valve open or didn't bleed out a huge air pocket in there. Does your local shop know about that part of the procedure?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-28-2012, 10:15 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,754
Posted By manaman22
Good to see that something has gone right with...

Good to see that something has gone right with your engine. Hope it holds up! You did use a new head gasket, right? :rofl:
Forum: General Off-Topic 04-26-2012, 11:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 796
Posted By manaman22
Agreed, but that may just be because I like Iron...

Agreed, but that may just be because I like Iron Man so much. Everyone else is so serious or brooding. I like the snarkiness that the character brings. And the raging hard on I have for suit helps,...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 04-25-2012, 05:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 752
Posted By manaman22
Not available on its own. Maybe find one at a...

Not available on its own. Maybe find one at a junkyard?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-25-2012, 09:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,745
Posted By manaman22
The cover plate that sits between the motor and...

The cover plate that sits between the motor and transmission is different. You can just use the one off of the dead motor. The bolt pattern should be the same, but some of the openings will be...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 04-25-2012, 09:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 752
Posted By manaman22
Except it did...

Except it did (http://www.realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=BR33&mospid=47705&btnr=51_3229&hg=51&fg=15). See #2.
Forum: Site Feedback/Questions/Suggestions 04-24-2012, 07:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,003
Posted By manaman22
Sure. Here is a post I made on one of the other...

Sure. Here is a post I made on one of the other forums I frequent: Link (http://forums.mtgsalvation.com/showpost.php?p=8038572&postcount=1). The basic gist is that you can hide long stretches of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-23-2012, 11:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,745
Posted By manaman22
lab_rat is right, it's either up, down, or...

lab_rat is right, it's either up, down, or forward. Forward seems to be the most common method for pulling motors, based on people's posts and builds. There is more to take off, but it's easier to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-23-2012, 10:56 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,745
Posted By manaman22
What do you know about the donor motor? Are you...

What do you know about the donor motor? Are you planning on a straight transplant, or are you going to swap parts from one to the other? Planning to replace seals and do other preventative...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-23-2012, 10:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,745
Posted By manaman22
More information, please. Why are you going (or...

More information, please. Why are you going (or have gone) straight for an engine swap?

Right, I forgot about this: Previous thread (http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=915018)
Forum: Site Feedback/Questions/Suggestions 04-22-2012, 12:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,003
Posted By manaman22
Enabling additional BB code features

Mods,

I was wondering if it would be possible to enable the "Spoiler" BB code/feature here at Fanatics (). I have used it on other forums and it can be a valuable feature when dealing with...
Forum: General Off-Topic 04-22-2012, 11:49 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,002
Posted By manaman22
Pretty much this. We had no money due to...

Pretty much this. We had no money due to tuition, so most of my compatriots could only afford Natty Light or similar swill. Me, I saved until I could afford something a bit stronger. I still have...
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