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Forum: General E46 Forum 04-14-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 62
Posted By dreiundzwanzig
I really like Euro Tech in New Brighton.

I really like Euro Tech in New Brighton.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-10-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 320
Posted By dreiundzwanzig
Anything to help a fellow E46 Owner! I hope...

Anything to help a fellow E46 Owner!

I hope it works out as well for you as it did for me! :thumbup:
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-10-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 320
Posted By dreiundzwanzig
I've yet to really see anybody besides BMW...

I've yet to really see anybody besides BMW producing these which kind of helps.

In any case I ordered that exact one and it came with the BMW Group Sticker, OEM Part Number, and all that stuff on...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-10-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 320
Posted By dreiundzwanzig
You'll have to confirm part fitment, but I...

You'll have to confirm part fitment, but I ordered this for my '00 323i and it was great:

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004PAFQ78/ref=oh_details_o04_s01_i00?ie=UTF8&psc=1

Valve cover came...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-01-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 414
Posted By dreiundzwanzig
Yes- I use the same cable to communicate with...

Yes- I use the same cable to communicate with INPA as I do with NavCoder. Syncing the time is very simple- I think it is right under the "Code" tab of the program.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-01-2014, 03:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 414
Posted By dreiundzwanzig
If you have NavCoder you can use it to sync the...

If you have NavCoder you can use it to sync the clock in your car to your computer.

Here's the link for the download:
http://www.navcoder.com/
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-16-2014, 01:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 192
Posted By dreiundzwanzig
Unfortunately I can't really help you with the...

Unfortunately I can't really help you with the locks, but I do I have some advice on the hazard switch.

The module that holds the hazard and lock switch is pretty prone to breaking at the bottom...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-10-2014, 11:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 172
Posted By dreiundzwanzig
The part number you linked to goes behind the...

The part number you linked to goes behind the engine cover that the crankshaft rear main seal resides in.

The crankshaft rear main seal is #5 in this diagram:
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-10-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 171
Posted By dreiundzwanzig
"Boge" is a product brand of ZF Friedrichshafen-...

"Boge" is a product brand of ZF Friedrichshafen- who also happens to own the product brands "Sachs" and "Lemforder" both of which are known to make great replacement parts.

Although I don't have...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-06-2014, 12:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 217
Posted By dreiundzwanzig
The L-Shaped plastic connector is part of the...

The L-Shaped plastic connector is part of the pump itself.

See Picture:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=232974&d=1275608405
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-06-2014, 12:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 169
Posted By dreiundzwanzig
I was able to obtain the bolts from my local...

I was able to obtain the bolts from my local dealer. You could try some type of hardware store to find a similar bolt.

If I am reading realoem correctly the bolt seems to be a M8X35, though the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-05-2014, 11:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 169
Posted By dreiundzwanzig
No worries, you can swap the two without any...

No worries, you can swap the two without any problems really. I accidentally did this awhile back and if I remember correctly all I had to do was get two of the #3 bolts in this diagram.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-18-2013, 01:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,362
Posted By dreiundzwanzig
Had a similar issue a couple of months ago- turns...

Had a similar issue a couple of months ago- turns out that I forgot to plug one of the electrical connectors into the back of the alternator. Worth checking for, especially if you've done any work in...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-18-2013, 12:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 395
Posted By dreiundzwanzig
It connects to the intake manifold- it might be a...

It connects to the intake manifold- it might be a pain to get in there and remove the old hose.

These threads will give you a better idea of where the hose runs to:
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-12-2013, 10:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 418
Posted By dreiundzwanzig
It's kind of weird, but you are correct in...

It's kind of weird, but you are correct in thinking that the US Spec M52's (E36's) have the iron block. The early E46's use the M52tu, which actually seems to bear more resemblance to the M54 (Double...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-12-2013, 09:49 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 945
Posted By dreiundzwanzig
It is possible for an improperly sealed valve...

It is possible for an improperly sealed valve cover gasket to cause vacuum leaks.

Valve cover gasket may be leaking for a variety of reasons:
Improper torquing, not seating flat on the head or...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-12-2013, 09:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 418
Posted By dreiundzwanzig
The M52tu in the 323ci has an aluminum alloy...

The M52tu in the 323ci has an aluminum alloy block, just like the M54.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 12-12-2013, 01:50 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 747
Posted By dreiundzwanzig
Yes they can be different, even if the tires are...

Yes they can be different, even if the tires are the same size.

BMW factory specs the rear tire pressure to be slightly higher than the front, as it reduces oversteer. (Mitigating oversteer and a...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-12-2013, 01:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 432
Posted By dreiundzwanzig
Just go to real oem...

Just go to real oem http://www.realoem.com/bmw/select.do and put in your car information. Then you can browse through the parts catalog for anything you need. Once you've found the correct part, take...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-10-2013, 11:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 432
Posted By dreiundzwanzig
If you're unable to get it back together and need...

If you're unable to get it back together and need a new one, I believe this is what you're looking for:

http://www.fcpeuro.com/products/bmw-vacuum-valve-genuine-11617545382

The connector is...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 12-10-2013, 11:20 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 747
Posted By dreiundzwanzig
http://www.bmwstylewheels.com/bmw/79 Style...

http://www.bmwstylewheels.com/bmw/79

Style 79: 7x17
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-03-2013, 05:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 439
Posted By dreiundzwanzig
I would agree with NumbaOneNewb here. It's the...

I would agree with NumbaOneNewb here.
It's the only line in that area that I can think of.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-03-2013, 05:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 356
Posted By dreiundzwanzig
You don't need to remove that big bolt in the...

You don't need to remove that big bolt in the center to pull the wheel off- just the 5 wheel bolts and you should be able to pull the wheel off!

If it's not coming off it could be rusted to the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-26-2013, 03:39 PM
Replies: 686
Views: 109,119
Posted By dreiundzwanzig
I actually already have the latest Daten files...

I actually already have the latest Daten files for the e46 imported into Winkfp, I'm just having a tough time finding information on the correct part number on that BMW fans website.

Also I'm...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-18-2013, 09:03 PM
Replies: 686
Views: 109,119
Posted By dreiundzwanzig
Vman, thank's for the reply- Unfortunately I...

Vman, thank's for the reply- Unfortunately I still don't see any files in that link you posted that explicitly mentions left hand drive.

Would anyone who has flashed a 323i to the Euro 2 Emissions...
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