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Forum: Complete Cars 01-16-2011, 03:32 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,997
Posted By El Salchichon
It was worth a shot...lol...very nice ride,...

It was worth a shot...lol...very nice ride, GLWS!!!
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 01-16-2011, 03:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 893
Posted By El Salchichon
LMK if this doesn't sell. Have cash in hand...

LMK if this doesn't sell. Have cash in hand ready to buy.
Forum: Complete Cars 01-15-2011, 07:53 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,997
Posted By El Salchichon
I'm in Houston and my wife has me wanting to get...

I'm in Houston and my wife has me wanting to get into another e46, if you can do $9500 cash....I'll come and get it.

I know you're looking for more, but that's all I have so, I'm not trying to low...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-04-2010, 10:02 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,106
Posted By El Salchichon
Not for nothing, i'm no engineer or anything but,...

Not for nothing, i'm no engineer or anything but, my optima red has run strong for the last 3 Years STRAIGHT. The only time the battery died on me is recently, i let the car sit for 8 months. I let...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-04-2010, 09:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 953
Posted By El Salchichon
Sounds like you might have put the cables on in...

Sounds like you might have put the cables on in reverse (+ on -, - on +) instead of vice versa. All the warning lights and blue smoke tells me that it was an electrical short.

I know this because...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-03-2010, 09:13 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,552
Posted By El Salchichon
i give up.

i give up.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-03-2010, 08:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,380
Posted By El Salchichon
you're probably right, might need to just pull...

you're probably right, might need to just pull the damn thing off tomorrow and hose it down.....
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-03-2010, 08:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,380
Posted By El Salchichon
Well, haven't replaced the radiator or checked...

Well, haven't replaced the radiator or checked it. I did squeeze the lower hose to see if any water was going through and it was, so I don't see how it could be clogged. I could be wrong though and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-03-2010, 08:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,380
Posted By El Salchichon
Well, went to the dealer and got a new idler...

Well, went to the dealer and got a new idler pulley, I described the problems I was having with my car to the parts guy and he went and got me a tech. The tech said it was probably the "Level...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-03-2010, 05:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,380
Posted By El Salchichon
Whatever pulley that is just above the the alt...

Whatever pulley that is just above the the alt and to the left of it....is completely shredded to hell and won't spin at all. I removed the pulled and oil follwed the bolt holding it in. Anyone...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-03-2010, 04:38 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,380
Posted By El Salchichon
Well, i finished up the overhaul and bled the...

Well, i finished up the overhaul and bled the system...went to crank her up. Maybe 10 seconds in, I hear a high pitched squealing and antifreeze is pouring from the bottom somewhere. I can't even...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-03-2010, 04:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 694
Posted By El Salchichon
My car just started this, I meen, it was sitting...

My car just started this, I meen, it was sitting for 7 Months and I just spilled some antifreeze here and there but, not only is it squealing its ass off, but I'm kind've hearing some "grinding" and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-03-2010, 01:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,380
Posted By El Salchichon
Nothing at all, i'm thinking VVV this guy might...

Nothing at all, i'm thinking VVV this guy might be correct.



I just a few other threads and this JUST might be it. I've always been a muscle ford guy and old habits always told me either just...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-03-2010, 01:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,380
Posted By El Salchichon
Blown headgasket?!?!?!?!?!? Nooo!!!!!!

Ok, so i'm doing the coolant overhaul because I've had some problems with the 325i and the damn e/b cracking twice in 2yrs. The car has been sitting in the garage for about 6-8mths. My dad was...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-02-2010, 12:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 437
Posted By El Salchichon
It's an optima red. I guess I'll just leave it...

It's an optima red. I guess I'll just leave it charging for a bit while working on the car and see what happens.
Forum: BMW News from around the Web 03-02-2010, 12:12 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 12,414
Posted By El Salchichon
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v101/lighting_in...

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v101/lighting_in_sky/colourdrive/jimface1.jpg


way too go against the grain...lol.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-02-2010, 12:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 437
Posted By El Salchichon
Electrical issue's after 6 Months of sitting???

Well, my ride has been sitting idle for the last 6 months at my parents house. I was having some sort of cooling problems and at the same time just started a new business so I didn't have time or...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 02-21-2010, 10:48 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 111,123
Posted By El Salchichon
Nice write up. That's going to help me do the...

Nice write up. That's going to help me do the overhaul on my cooling system BIG TIME.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 02-21-2010, 10:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 693
Posted By El Salchichon
Might be an indication the FP is shot. I had...

Might be an indication the FP is shot. I had problems with mine that acted as if the problems were NOT the fuel pump. My gut feeling told me to just change the damn thing and see what...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-07-2009, 05:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,897
Posted By El Salchichon
GREAT NEWS!!!!!!!!!! Car is not over...

GREAT NEWS!!!!!!!!!!

Car is not over heating!!!! That is until I put on the AC, then, POOF!

WTF?!?!?!
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-07-2009, 12:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,897
Posted By El Salchichon
Probably have around 150k on her now. ...

Probably have around 150k on her now.



Radiator cap or the E/T cap?
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-07-2009, 11:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,897
Posted By El Salchichon
I thought of that too, but, nada on the inside.

I thought of that too, but, nada on the inside.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-06-2009, 10:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,897
Posted By El Salchichon
I put a 50/50 mix of coolant/water and since he's...

I put a 50/50 mix of coolant/water and since he's just none stop over heating i just put water. I don't see any leaks coming from the front i.e. Radiator, Hoses, Water Pump...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-06-2009, 10:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,897
Posted By El Salchichon
Expansion/Tank is sealed up like new and has no...

Expansion/Tank is sealed up like new and has no leaks. Radiator looks fine no leaks, can't find any visable issue's with the water pump. Like i last posted, only new issue that bugs me is the large...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-06-2009, 09:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,463
Posted By El Salchichon
Do you?

Do you?
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