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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-24-2015, 11:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 12,432
Posted By JasonSmithed
You can use the vanos if you put a small socket...

You can use the vanos if you put a small socket in between the the piston and the big hex locking nut and tighten the face plate use a small open end wrench to tighten the timing chain nuts. I did it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-05-2015, 12:22 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,838
Posted By JasonSmithed
Post your results. Remember that they are not...

Post your results. Remember that they are not backwards compatible meaning if your car is a 2003 get a module from 2003+ if your car has four doors get one from a sedan to be safe. Disconnect your...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-04-2015, 02:30 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,838
Posted By JasonSmithed
What's so hard to understand? You can replace...

What's so hard to understand? You can replace your module. Bottom line. It's cheaper. It's faster. Is it better than new ones no. Can it be done? Yes. Was it clear before that you can swap modules...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-04-2015, 02:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,838
Posted By JasonSmithed
No. But it's like the same argument. I'm not...

No. But it's like the same argument. I'm not saying his service is a waste. I'm not saying it's not needed or $100 is too much for soldering relays because soldering sucks. What I'm saying is this...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-04-2015, 02:04 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,838
Posted By JasonSmithed
Ok let me set the record straight. You are right...

Ok let me set the record straight. You are right relays fail. You are right these relays are better off being serviced in the long run. It's like when you blow your motor, It's better replacing it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-04-2015, 01:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 959
Posted By JasonSmithed
Op never followed up anyway

Op never followed up anyway
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-04-2015, 01:08 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,899
Posted By JasonSmithed
Head gasket job

Ok first tool called camshaft locking tool can be made with two notched c-clamps and bar stock at TDC.
Second tool. Timing chain lock pin. A thin nail or small screwdriver used for eye glasses. ...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-04-2015, 12:48 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,899
Posted By JasonSmithed
Btw since I'm about to do this again I was going...

Btw since I'm about to do this again I was going to ask if you removed the whole exhaust or dropped those exhaust plates near the headers or if you just unbolted the headers from the exhaust. I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-04-2015, 12:40 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,838
Posted By JasonSmithed
The gm5 that I replaced my bad gm5 had the same...

The gm5 that I replaced my bad gm5 had the same hw/sw numbers I got from another e46 That was the same year and model. In a couple of weeks I'll order another gm5 off eBay that has updated sw and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-04-2015, 12:26 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,838
Posted By JasonSmithed
If the gm5 were something that wears down over...

If the gm5 were something that wears down over time like a fuel pump I'd say yeah get a new pump and save yourself a headache from having to redo your work again in the near future. Since it's not,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-04-2015, 11:59 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,838
Posted By JasonSmithed
GM5 Module Myth

Regardless the whole gm5 myth is that you have to send it in for service. The myth buster is that it can be swapped without coding. I don't see why this is so hard to understand. Obviously the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-04-2015, 11:49 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,838
Posted By JasonSmithed
A. Never claimed to be a genius. B. I'm 29...

A. Never claimed to be a genius.
B. I'm 29 years old that probably makes me a man.
C. I've completely rebuilt two e46s from the bottom up about to start my third top end including drivetrain.
D....
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-04-2015, 01:33 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,838
Posted By JasonSmithed
Pa soft works as well for functions but most I...

Pa soft works as well for functions but most I see on eBay now have a picture of the hw/sw. I know they can be upgraded but are not backwards compatible. Nothing has to be coded it's simple 1.2.3......
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-04-2015, 12:55 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,428
Posted By JasonSmithed
I did this mod on mine a couple of years ago....

I did this mod on mine a couple of years ago. Once you get the software just check the on board computer box in Ike coding/recoding. Then reset adaptations in DME and it works. You'll still have to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-04-2015, 12:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 959
Posted By JasonSmithed
Check clean your disa and icv. My disa was...

Check clean your disa and icv. My disa was causing similar problems.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-04-2015, 12:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 638
Posted By JasonSmithed
Nice. I'll be doing it this way. One of these...

Nice. I'll be doing it this way. One of these days.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-04-2015, 12:23 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,838
Posted By JasonSmithed
GM5 Module Myth

I rarely get around to posting but I figured I'd share some information I couldn't seem to find an answer on. Long story short if your GM5 module craps out like mine did about a year ago you might...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-04-2015, 12:05 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,899
Posted By JasonSmithed
Good job. Sorry it took so long to reply but I...

Good job. Sorry it took so long to reply but I rarely get on the forums anymore. I see you took my advice on the copper spray. You won't be able to tell the difference, but a lot of guys running...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-15-2015, 09:57 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,899
Posted By JasonSmithed
When I redid mine I used the copper gasket spray....

When I redid mine I used the copper gasket spray. It's worked great so far. I also had to time cert every head bolt. After doing it three times. It really doesn't take long to dismantle. Attempting...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-11-2015, 02:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 512
Posted By JasonSmithed
It's Been Too Long!!

Its been so long since I've posted in the forum, but when I saw this local BMW ad on Facebook I had to repost this beauty.:bow: :facepalm:
...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 09-27-2014, 01:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,025
Posted By JasonSmithed
I just did this the other day... The codes from...

I just did this the other day... The codes from bmwinfo were outdated and I "bricked" my DME when I got an error. Luckily I found a site with the correct Daten files uploaded the latest eu2 files for...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 09-06-2014, 08:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 340
Posted By JasonSmithed
Fixed it flashed eu2 no more eml light.

Fixed it flashed eu2 no more eml light.
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 09-06-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 340
Posted By JasonSmithed
Bricked DME Help

I've had so many problems getting everything to work. I Bricked my DME following incomplete instructions for EU2 flashing, that were assuming the Daten files were already imported. Anyway, I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-14-2014, 03:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,827
Posted By JasonSmithed
E46, M54 Idle problems, Engine Stalling, No error codes

Has it been rebuilt? Sounds like it could be the timing? Fuel pump.
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 08-14-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,068
Posted By JasonSmithed
RTABS Severly worn?

Replace car jk. Hopefully the rtabs will fix your problem.
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