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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 09-24-2013, 10:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 583
Posted By kchemers
oil

Thank you, I'll check it out this weekend!
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 09-23-2013, 02:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 583
Posted By kchemers
burning oil smell

2003 325XI 133000 miles, periodically I get a burning oil smell in the cabin. No oil on the ground, and the car is using about a 1/2 qt. every 6000 miles.
Any ideas???
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 09-04-2013, 12:18 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,019
Posted By kchemers
hate BMW

for all you authorities out there, I use OEM or BMW parts, order from 2 different BMW parts suppliers. The parts are junk and the car is made like ****. No reason for half these parts to fail if they...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 09-03-2013, 01:47 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,019
Posted By kchemers
I hate BMW's

forgot, I also replaced the starter and the fuel pump!!!!
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 09-03-2013, 01:44 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,019
Posted By kchemers
I hate BMW's

2003 325XI bought 4 years ago with 45000 miles. 132000 miles now along with new starter, 2 alternators, 2 water pumps, 2 expansion tanks, replaced belts and hoses twice, tensioner pulley, rear...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-23-2013, 04:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 343
Posted By kchemers
no start

no way to install it backwards
the front has one connection and the rear has 2, that would be an amazing trick to install it backwards
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-23-2013, 03:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 343
Posted By kchemers
No Start

2003 325XI 116000 miles
Car died in a parking lot, replaced the fuel pump in the parking lot, it started right up, drove it home to change fuel filter, now the car won't start, I hear the filter...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 11-16-2012, 03:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 532
Posted By kchemers
excellent, thank you!!

excellent, thank you!!
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 11-16-2012, 02:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 532
Posted By kchemers
water

2003 325XI, pulled the passenger front floor mat to vacuum and the carpet is wet, where is the water coming from?? No smell of coolant so I'm assuming its not the heater.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 10-24-2012, 04:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 787
Posted By kchemers
bushings

thanks, figured it out, had to put a jack under the engine and let the rear brackets down, went like a charm after that.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 10-24-2012, 11:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 787
Posted By kchemers
control arm bushings

2003 325XI
went to change the control arm bushings and the underneath is nothing like the pictures on DIY. I have a heavy rectangle looks like engine support covering the bushings, ay a complete...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-03-2012, 01:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 693
Posted By kchemers
axle

did the driver side in 2 hours, not really knowing what to, did the passenger side 2 weeks later in less than an hour and a half
Forum: New Member Introductions 04-03-2012, 11:48 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 253
Posted By kchemers
2003 325xi

My 89 300TE bit the dust and now I am the owner of a 2003 325XI,
It is the ultimate driving machine but doesn't measure up to the quality of the Benz
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