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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-29-2013, 09:10 AM
Replies: 260
Views: 144,606
Posted By chickenalfredo
Yeap! It was a really helpful DIY joeycannoli,...

Yeap! It was a really helpful DIY joeycannoli, thanks :)

I think two things you should consider adding to the guide is firstly, recommending disconnecting the negative terminal of the battery...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-28-2013, 03:49 AM
Replies: 260
Views: 144,606
Posted By chickenalfredo
THanks scoon, but what would happen if I just put...

THanks scoon, but what would happen if I just put back everything and drove without fixing it? Do you mean crimping it?
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-28-2013, 03:31 AM
Replies: 260
Views: 144,606
Posted By chickenalfredo
Here is where the ground line connected to...

Here is where the ground line connected to originally. Severed at the source...

http://i40.tinypic.com/2hx653b.jpg
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-28-2013, 03:27 AM
Replies: 260
Views: 144,606
Posted By chickenalfredo
Yes I do. Picture is below. Is this even fixable...

Yes I do. Picture is below. Is this even fixable by crimping? Do I have to order the entire coil pack harness overnight? How is this going to affect me and why? I'm sorry but I'm freaking out right...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-28-2013, 02:49 AM
Replies: 260
Views: 144,606
Posted By chickenalfredo
Is this critical to have? Mango please help!! And...

Is this critical to have? Mango please help!! And yes it is Nick.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-28-2013, 02:37 AM
Replies: 260
Views: 144,606
Posted By chickenalfredo
I accidentally ripped the orange ground wire, am...

I accidentally ripped the orange ground wire, am I screwed? please help!!
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-24-2013, 10:41 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 232
Posted By chickenalfredo
Squeaky Rear window...

Hello, my e46 2001 325xi all of the sudden started squeaking for the right side rear window, I have a video below. Do I just need to apply friction reducing liquid on the shadowline trim?

View My...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-02-2013, 07:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 350
Posted By chickenalfredo
I wonder why my spark plugs were flooded with...

I wonder why my spark plugs were flooded with fuel all of the sudden though.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-02-2013, 06:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 350
Posted By chickenalfredo
BMW of Anchorage was really helpful. They said my...

BMW of Anchorage was really helpful. They said my spark plugs were flooded with fuel and they i needed to floor the gas pedal while starting the vehicle and it worked!
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-02-2013, 06:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 350
Posted By chickenalfredo
Are these all easy to check myself? Can I...

Are these all easy to check myself? Can I eliminate any of these factors?
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-02-2013, 06:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 350
Posted By chickenalfredo
How come I'm not getting any error codes for...

How come I'm not getting any error codes for that? I had a remanufactured starter from Bosch put in back in December (5 months back). I think it's weird that all of the sudden my car wont start...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-02-2013, 05:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 350
Posted By chickenalfredo
Starting Motor correct?

Hello, below is a video of my car not starting. I'm pretty sure this is the starting motor. I was just hoping to get confirmation, that would be awesome!

Thank you everyone :)

View My Video...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-10-2013, 01:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 246
Posted By chickenalfredo
Like a pro, thank you so much Aridain!

Like a pro, thank you so much Aridain!
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-09-2013, 10:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 246
Posted By chickenalfredo
Help locating a part please?

So this part is part of the rocker panel for my 2001 bmw e46. I'm missing this square block for the right side of my car rocker panel. Realoem doesn't show it in the diagram where it should so im...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-14-2013, 01:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 488
Posted By chickenalfredo
The level doesn't seem to be dropping, its the...

The level doesn't seem to be dropping, its the same as the last time I took this picture. Let me figure out where the lower coolant hose is first haha.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-11-2013, 08:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 488
Posted By chickenalfredo
So to update this, it looks like it definitely is...

So to update this, it looks like it definitely is coolant. Here's a picture of my coolant opening. You can clearly see the yellow dried coolant around the ring. It seems like it only leaks in the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-11-2013, 04:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 511
Posted By chickenalfredo
Yeah haha. Well none of the paint shops were open...

Yeah haha. Well none of the paint shops were open over the weekend so I couldn't get a local quote. I was able to call this morning and get a price.

Does anyone know if I'll need any clips or...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-11-2013, 01:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 511
Posted By chickenalfredo
$120 to get it painted professionally here!

$120 to get it painted professionally here!
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-09-2013, 09:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 511
Posted By chickenalfredo
Thanks guys for the information :) Just to...

Thanks guys for the information :) Just to confirm though, this is a door sill right? Would this be the correct part?
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-09-2013, 09:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 511
Posted By chickenalfredo
I would think it would only take at most an hour...

I would think it would only take at most an hour to get such a small piece painted? I have no idea what it takes to get these guys painted.

All I know is that this piece (OEM) is "primed" and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-09-2013, 08:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 511
Posted By chickenalfredo
Door sill cracked.

So a clip came off from the front area and without me knowing, snow and debris went up in the gap that opened up in the door sill. The door sill pretty much cracked open and was barely hanging on. So...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-06-2013, 03:00 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,499
Posted By chickenalfredo
Thanks for the advice MJLavelle! I'm not so sure...

Thanks for the advice MJLavelle! I'm not so sure its a vacuum leak because in the mornings my rpm is at ~800 and I still feel the vibrations.

Something new I've observed is that when I go from...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-04-2013, 01:15 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,499
Posted By chickenalfredo
Well it's sometimes at 500 rpm idle and sometimes...

Well it's sometimes at 500 rpm idle and sometimes around 800 rpm idle. Just whatever the car feels is most efficient? Remember my car is in Anchorage, Alaska.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-04-2013, 02:02 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,499
Posted By chickenalfredo
Cool! Thanks. I guess when I first thought about...

Cool! Thanks. I guess when I first thought about this DIY, I thought about the chance of getting smushed by my engine and didn't want to do it. I'll look more into it.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-04-2013, 01:45 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,499
Posted By chickenalfredo
Will it require more steps if I decide to change...

Will it require more steps if I decide to change out the transmission mount as well? Should I replace the transmission mount?

Thanks ClaytonL :)
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