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Forum: General E46 Forum 02-12-2015, 07:35 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 84,017
Posted By greenskycity
Due to some unknown problem that I have yet to...

Due to some unknown problem that I have yet to diagnose, my brake pad light comes on every few days. I can't speak for any other car other than my 1999 328I, but to reset it in my car I have to have...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-09-2015, 09:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 675
Posted By greenskycity
a buddy of mine had a modern monte carlo that we...

a buddy of mine had a modern monte carlo that we changed the waterpump on. I basically, just filled it with a water/coolant mix, started it and opened the bleeder screw for about 15-20 minutes. It...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-03-2015, 11:35 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,909
Posted By greenskycity
#1, Transmission.......Stop right there. I'm not...

#1, Transmission.......Stop right there. I'm not an auto type guy but what I've gathered from this forum. you're dead in the water right there. investigate that issue first and worry about the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-03-2015, 11:13 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,401
Posted By greenskycity
Your only option is to check for a parasitic...

Your only option is to check for a parasitic draw. It's easy. You basically are going to put a multimeter between your negative battery cable and negative terminal of your battery. After about 20...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-26-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 314
Posted By greenskycity
I did the same thing and I don't remember the...

I did the same thing and I don't remember the specifics but the things I do remember are: The seat back ( with the net) Doesn't just pop off, it has to be slid up towards the headrest to be released...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-13-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 451
Posted By greenskycity
well, I think my game plan is this: I'm going to...

well, I think my game plan is this: I'm going to create a vacuum leak just to see if I can get the LTFT to respond, I think that's a key point. I like the FPR idea because that's one of the only...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-11-2014, 10:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 451
Posted By greenskycity
https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B41FRmzefXwrNV93N...

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B41FRmzefXwrNV93NXNMSXFZZnNIZGNPTGxLVUdjNmY5Z25J/view?usp=sharing

that should be a 30 minute drive log.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-11-2014, 07:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 451
Posted By greenskycity
https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-j6lgKY3dKs0/VIp...

https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-j6lgKY3dKs0/VIpJQnR4h-I/AAAAAAAAP1s/ptU1uMB0lTk/w519-h923/Screenshot_2014-12-08-21-10-59.png

yeah, this is for the 328. This picture is just a screenshot from...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-11-2014, 07:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 451
Posted By greenskycity
STFT swings wildly +/- LTFT stays under 1% at all RPMS

Hey all! I've got a set of weird problems after not driving my BMW for several months. It started with a bad non-HK amp draining my battery after only like three days of sitting. I did an amp...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-21-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 338
Posted By greenskycity
after having the FSR kill my battery over and...

after having the FSR kill my battery over and over, I finally replaced everything. First the FSR because I was sick of having a dead battery every so often, then the battery because it was sick of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-15-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 4,639
Posted By greenskycity
Not to nit pick, but in picture one and two, it...

Not to nit pick, but in picture one and two, it looks like the front wheels are misaligned in both their lateral alignment to each other and toe. Probably just the angle of the picture or the wheel...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 08-14-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 875
Posted By greenskycity
I ended up pulling the subframe down and sending...

I ended up pulling the subframe down and sending it to a shop with all the bushings to be changed. I was delusional thinking I was going to change all those bushings on my own without the right...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 08-13-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 875
Posted By greenskycity
Recheck the subframe. When mine cracked, I only...

Recheck the subframe. When mine cracked, I only noticed it after noticing a clunk in 5th gear upon accelerating. This was on a Monday after a hard scca race on Sunday, checked,and sure enough I had...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-01-2014, 04:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 562
Posted By greenskycity
Sounds exactly like a shift linkage, I'd say get...

Sounds exactly like a shift linkage, I'd say get it on a LIFT and go through the gears while examining the shift linkage to see if you can adjust it.

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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-10-2014, 02:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,022
Posted By greenskycity
Which screws? The motor to frame screws are torx...

Which screws? The motor to frame screws are torx screws. T15 maybe.

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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-07-2014, 05:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 333
Posted By greenskycity
Couple of suggestions....see what the temperature...

Couple of suggestions....see what the temperature does without the air conditioning on. Normally, from what I've experienced and read, the thermostat will fail open causing the car to run at a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-07-2014, 04:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 888
Posted By greenskycity
I changed a water pump out on a 4.0 jeep once and...

I changed a water pump out on a 4.0 jeep once and before I put the new one on, I scraped the mating surface and found that the block had a manufacturing defect where it wasn't perfectly smooth.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-06-2014, 08:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 395
Posted By greenskycity
I would say, if they are "mirrored" they probably...

I would say, if they are "mirrored" they probably wont work due to the shape. I actually have no idea, just came to post the "mirrored" comment in a mirror thread......See what I did there?

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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-04-2014, 10:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,022
Posted By greenskycity
I would assume that some of the motors in the...

I would assume that some of the motors in the seat are interchangeable, I didn't look but you may be able to swap the recline motor for the fore/aft motor and be good until you get a replacement...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-04-2014, 09:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,022
Posted By greenskycity
My passenger seat wouldn't go up but it would go...

My passenger seat wouldn't go up but it would go down and one other function wouldn't work, don't remember which. Anyway, I did trouble shooting with a meter and came away with being a motor and the...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 07-02-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 477
Posted By greenskycity
I've got koni adjustable and hr springs with...

I've got koni adjustable and hr springs with hotchkiss sways, I'm happy with it. I'm on stock style 44's with pilot super sports.

My car is not fast but I don't slow down for turns, I've only...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-26-2014, 11:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 874
Posted By greenskycity
I think you're on the right track. the abs is...

I think you're on the right track. the abs is kicking in becasue it thinks it needs too. Because it thinks it needs to, it's not going to light up the dash lights. more than likely. The speed...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-22-2014, 11:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 990
Posted By greenskycity
I've got an e46 and a 2000 A6 twin turbo 6 speed...

I've got an e46 and a 2000 A6 twin turbo 6 speed that's in great condition. Having said that. I freaking hate it! It does everything well but doesn't stand out in Any one thing except winter...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-24-2014, 07:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 988
Posted By greenskycity
Those all point to stability control to me. ...

Those all point to stability control to me. Probably a steering angle sensor. Maybe it's not agreeing with the yaw sensor? At the least, I'd say a wheel sensor on the front isn't positioned...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-20-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 336
Posted By greenskycity
Had a weird issue like that the other day. On a...

Had a weird issue like that the other day. On a country drive I noticed that my temp was in the red but the light wasnt on. My tach was at like a 1200 rpm at idle and my speedo said I was doing 20...
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