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Forum: General E46 Forum 05-29-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,723
Posted By Steve855
Nice color. If you're wondering what it would...

Nice color. If you're wondering what it would look like without the roof rack here's mine.560002

Sorry it's the only pic I have right now.


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Forum: General E46 Forum 05-29-2014, 12:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 495
Posted By Steve855
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showpost.php?p=142514...

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showpost.php?p=14251457

Lifter disassembly w pics

I pulled several apart to clean, not that difficult.


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-28-2014, 06:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 504
Posted By Steve855
Tom- sorry to hear your car got hit. My 325XIT...

Tom- sorry to hear your car got hit. My 325XIT was parked in downtown Reading, I was in Connecticut for work. Mine got damaged but not as bad as many others. No broken windows anyway. From what I...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 11-19-2013, 09:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 425
Posted By Steve855
Re: 3 series wagons manual?

They did sell 325XiT wagon in the US with a 5 speed. I have one (2003), and I'm pretty sure it was built that way. They're not very common though.

Steve
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-26-2013, 12:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 979
Posted By Steve855
Xcar360 owes me money. Mine didn't work, sent it...

Xcar360 owes me money. Mine didn't work, sent it back to china. Got it back a month later, still same problem as you. Bought another identical scanner off amazon, it worked first try. good luck...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-13-2012, 11:50 PM
Replies: 2,149
Views: 453,004
Posted By Steve855
Hopefully, Fire730 doesn't mind me sharing our...

Hopefully, Fire730 doesn't mind me sharing our email conversation for the benefit of others.

Fire730 said:

"Thanks for the quick reply. Well that's my (and apparently your) bad luck. Many sold...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-13-2012, 11:38 PM
Replies: 2,149
Views: 453,004
Posted By Steve855
As detailed somewhere in this long thread, back...

As detailed somewhere in this long thread, back in July or August, my Xcar360 scanner quit working after having it for two days. They said send it back. So I did, on the slow boat to China. I don't...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 11-21-2012, 09:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,196
Posted By Steve855
Cv joints are dry. Mine did this exact thing. The...

Cv joints are dry. Mine did this exact thing. The clamps loosen up and grease leaks out. I repacked and put new clamps on, no more vibration.
Forum: General Off-Topic 10-13-2012, 10:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,058
Posted By Steve855
That sucks.

That sucks.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-30-2012, 08:06 PM
Replies: 2,149
Views: 453,004
Posted By Steve855
Update 9/27 Xcar emailed me a tracking number,...

Update 9/27
Xcar emailed me a tracking number, my repaired scanner is on its way back to me from China. I'll follow up when it gets here.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 09-30-2012, 07:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 739
Posted By Steve855
Cityjohn- yeah, sorry, I'm a slow typist. Now 3-4...

Cityjohn- yeah, sorry, I'm a slow typist. Now 3-4 clicks on the lever will hold the car on a pretty decent hill, so I would say it worked.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 09-30-2012, 07:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 739
Posted By Steve855
Once I had both rotors resurfaced, I reassembled...

Once I had both rotors resurfaced, I reassembled everything and adjusted per the procedure in the Bentley manual. Now my parking brake works as it should.
Obviously this DIY requires access to a...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 09-30-2012, 07:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 739
Posted By Steve855
Parking brake tune-up

My parking brake was becoming ineffective, even after adjustment. So I pulled the rotors to have a look.
As i suspected, the friction surface on the drum (which is part of the rotor) was corroded...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 09-30-2012, 06:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,444
Posted By Steve855
I just did my VCG this weekend. I always try to...

I just did my VCG this weekend. I always try to clean up thoroughly on any repair involving a fluid leak, so I can tell if it starts leaking again after the repair.
I removed the fan and shroud...
Forum: Miscellaneous 09-08-2012, 08:12 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,854
Posted By Steve855
Any other pics?

Any other pics?
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-25-2012, 06:06 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,981
Posted By Steve855
I just meant that it's unusual to get 100k miles...

I just meant that it's unusual to get 100k miles from LT or car tires. They must be a very hard compound.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-25-2012, 05:44 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,981
Posted By Steve855
Are they rubber? Those must be some very hard...

Are they rubber? Those must be some very hard tires.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-23-2012, 10:52 PM
Replies: 2,149
Views: 453,004
Posted By Steve855
The problem with mine turned out to be the...

The problem with mine turned out to be the hardware. I tried a different 1.4 scanner box and cable on my same laptop and it works as it should. The faulty one is on its way back to China for repair....
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-22-2012, 10:40 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,511
Posted By Steve855
M3 ...

M3

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=940273

On second thought, this may not be a good idea.


PS- glad you came out of it ok.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-22-2012, 10:37 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,511
Posted By Steve855
Search on this forum. A guy is selling a 2002 M3,...

Search on this forum. A guy is selling a 2002 M3, Supercharged, 500RWHP it's a pretty badass car. I dont know the seller, i just saw the post. Wish I could buy it. Then you should probably take...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-20-2012, 11:21 PM
Replies: 2,149
Views: 453,004
Posted By Steve855
I think I got my car fixed. Friend at Indy shop...

I think I got my car fixed. Friend at Indy shop hooked up his scanner , it said misfire cyl 1. I knew this coil had a torn boot, it was on my list of items too replace. He had one in stock. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-20-2012, 07:00 AM
Replies: 2,149
Views: 453,004
Posted By Steve855
Update- Xcar360 emailed me and said they are...

Update- Xcar360 emailed me and said they are sorry I'm having trouble, and to mail the scanner back to them for repair. This I will do, although it will definitely be a slow process (two weeks each...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-19-2012, 12:15 PM
Replies: 2,149
Views: 453,004
Posted By Steve855
Fist off, thanks for the input! I haven't...

Fist off, thanks for the input! I haven't installed anything else since it was working. This is an old laptop that I don't use for anything else but this scanner. Nothing else is connected to any...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-19-2012, 10:03 AM
Replies: 2,149
Views: 453,004
Posted By Steve855
This scanner sucks. It worked great for two days,...

This scanner sucks. It worked great for two days, now I start the software and it says hardware not ready. Yellow LED is lit up, wtf? Also, I can't get the uninstall to work so I cant even get it all...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-18-2012, 10:36 PM
Replies: 2,149
Views: 453,004
Posted By Steve855
I wish I could get this scanner to work again. I...

I wish I could get this scanner to work again. I need to get my car running right.
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