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Forum: General E46 Forum 08-25-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 302
Posted By Squiddie
Mine behaved like that when it wanted a new...

Mine behaved like that when it wanted a new crankshaft ventilation valve. The code was IIRC the o2 sensor complaint.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 730
Posted By Squiddie
I think there isn't much difference between...

I think there isn't much difference between 80,000 and 135,000 miles. Watch oil and water loss. The probability that you have to act on any of those doesn't go up much between those ages. Learn to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 29,917
Views: 2,262,095
Posted By Squiddie
My list for today is spending soldering time to...

My list for today is spending soldering time to make my computer scanner give me DME codes. Gives me the same code as the cellphone. But felt much more satisfying.

Ordered thermostat and water...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 2,075
Views: 413,617
Posted By Squiddie
I didn't see direct confirmation of this so I...

I didn't see direct confirmation of this so I thought I post an update. I had the same condition, scanning works fine but no DME and no steering etc.

In my scanner this was fixed by soldering 7 &...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-22-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 170
Posted By Squiddie
Well the error code went away. I'll just order...

Well the error code went away. I'll just order the parts and put them in the pile for the next work stay. I want new coolant for winter anyway.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-22-2014, 07:03 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 859
Posted By Squiddie
I re-did much of the cooling system in 2012 and...

I re-did much of the cooling system in 2012 and it needs a minimal refill, like a cup every 6000 miles or so since then.

At this point I would consider the lack of water consumption a lack of life...
Forum: General Off-Topic 08-22-2014, 04:42 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,285
Posted By Squiddie
If they haven't deported you during permanent...

If they haven't deported you during permanent residency they will probably not deny citizenship either.

Make absolutely sure that you bring every scrap of paper that exists about that incident,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-22-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 170
Posted By Squiddie
Thanks, patdown. Really appreciate the help. ...

Thanks, patdown. Really appreciate the help.

So there will be a more specific error code/message be available with a real computer interface? I actually have one, I just didn't go through the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-22-2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 170
Posted By Squiddie
Thermostat heater circuit error (p0599)

I get a p0599 check engine light.

Reading here I figure that the problem goes like this:

There is an electrical unit inside the thermostat which is either for additional/faster heating from...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-06-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 29,917
Views: 2,262,095
Posted By Squiddie
Got a nice dent into the side behind the only...

Got a nice dent into the side behind the only door on the left by my workshop (almost certainly, unless there was a freak accident before).
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-06-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 29,917
Views: 2,262,095
Posted By Squiddie
Got a nice dent inside the side behind the only...

Got a nice dent inside the side behind the only door on the left by my workshop (almost certainly, unless there was a freak accident before).
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 08-06-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 180
Posted By Squiddie
Are these possibly OEM pads?

I just ditched these pads because they squealed and they had caused a lot of dust deposits on the disks leading to brake rubbing.

These have originally been put in as "BWM OEM" parts.

They have...
Forum: General Off-Topic 05-21-2014, 01:34 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 1,848
Posted By Squiddie
A jacket over the arms like that is something...

A jacket over the arms like that is something that I interpret as a deliberate suicide by cop.
Forum: Political Talk 05-21-2014, 01:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 293
Posted By Squiddie
I just read an interesting account along the same...

I just read an interesting account along the same lines, an Australian ex-solider entering India by accident and he describes his month in a northeastern Indian jail. At least this guy commit a...
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-21-2014, 10:39 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 190
Posted By Squiddie
Are there any aftermarket seat warmers with enough power?

I don't have heated seats in my e46 convertible.

I tried the "default" Amazon product for an aftermarket heated seat thing with the 12V connector. Total joke, doesn't have a fraction of the power...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-21-2014, 10:32 AM
Replies: 29,917
Views: 2,262,095
Posted By Squiddie
Wheels straightened. Very nice.

Wheels straightened. Very nice.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-31-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 29,917
Views: 2,262,095
Posted By Squiddie
Got plastic scratch remover. Did a good job on...

Got plastic scratch remover. Did a good job on the sunglass compartment lid and the plastic frame around the stick.
Forum: E46 Convertible 02-25-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 268
Posted By Squiddie
Hey. Thanks so much. Didn't see your reply...

Hey. Thanks so much. Didn't see your reply earlier.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-12-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 29,917
Views: 2,262,095
Posted By Squiddie
4x Yokohama ADVAN S.4., that's what I did to it.

4x Yokohama ADVAN S.4., that's what I did to it.
Forum: E46 Convertible 02-12-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 268
Posted By Squiddie
Need help from somebody in Germany

Hey. I need, from the German registration papers, a few tech specs.

Does anybody here have a 330Ci or whereabouts?

I would be grateful if you could give me these two data points from the...
Forum: General Off-Topic 02-04-2014, 02:17 PM
Replies: 603
Views: 20,831
Posted By Squiddie
I really hope this seasons sucks a bit less. ...

I really hope this seasons sucks a bit less.

I was so happy that the US now showed F1 on a regular channel that I actually have, but the season was such a letdown.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-04-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,562
Posted By Squiddie
I'm surprised yours is so low. Are you outside...

I'm surprised yours is so low. Are you outside the US?

Mine are all higher, where the &*&(*#*()(@ SUV rear doors open.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 02-04-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 467
Posted By Squiddie
Rear tire inner wear - reasons other than alignment?

I just had my rear tires down on the inside. Yesterday a good spin in the snow exposed belt. Oops. It's a 2004 330Ci with the 255/35R18 94H in the back.

My repair shop, which I plan to use for...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 12-22-2013, 10:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 499
Posted By Squiddie
Yeah I'll stay with M+S. My current M+Ss are good...

Yeah I'll stay with M+S. My current M+Ss are good enough, I'm just trying to get more of the same in less cheap tires.

Thanks bee.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 12-22-2013, 10:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 499
Posted By Squiddie
I am trying to find out. It was on a Saab I had...

I am trying to find out. It was on a Saab I had but there seems to be no record of what Michelins went on there at the dealer and I long dumped the car, along with my copy of the records :D The...
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