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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-09-2013, 02:23 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 39,615
Posted By ms328i
I have to do this on my wifey's 04 x5....was able...

I have to do this on my wifey's 04 x5....was able get a used part from eBay for $99....I will update once install is completed!
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-01-2012, 01:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,176
Posted By ms328i
Replace your valve cover gasket and oil filter...

Replace your valve cover gasket and oil filter housing gasket....might as well replace the spark plugs too while you're there....your car will thank you!:woot:
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-09-2012, 12:04 AM
Replies: 287
Views: 180,847
Posted By ms328i
Did the ATF and filter change today on my 99 328i...

Did the ATF and filter change today on my 99 328i with 98,945 miles using this method. Great info.....make sure you have a torx 45 on an angle cuz it's really tight space on the fill side. My...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-07-2012, 12:53 AM
Replies: 182
Views: 16,973
Posted By ms328i
Here's my 99 328i Steel Blue...

Here's my 99 328i Steel Blue Mettalic.....manufactured June 1998:woot:
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-01-2012, 02:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,097
Posted By ms328i
how old is your battery? I would start with that...

how old is your battery? I would start with that before anything. Happy New Year!
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-01-2012, 02:39 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 7,497
Posted By ms328i
agree with bleeding again. happened to me a...

agree with bleeding again. happened to me a couple years ago after expansion tank replacement.

turn ignition to on position
turn your fan to low
set temp to 90 deg
loosen bleeder screw
pour...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-30-2011, 11:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,166
Posted By ms328i
Had the same problem...replaced all pulleys and...

Had the same problem...replaced all pulleys and belt but the noise did not
go away.....removed the belt tensioner assembly by the alternator
and found the problem....a piece broke off the...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-30-2011, 12:26 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 147,836
Posted By ms328i
Autohausaz.com sells the mechanical tensioner for...

Autohausaz.com sells the mechanical tensioner for $53.95.....the hydraulic kit will cost you almost $100.....both were made by INA....OEM supplier for BMW.
The first pic shows where the piece broke...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-30-2011, 12:05 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 147,836
Posted By ms328i
replaced my pulleys and belts this week but the...

replaced my pulleys and belts this week but the noise did not go away....end up removing the tensioner by the alternator. found out that the mechanical tensioner has a broken piece in the back....
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-29-2011, 09:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,218
Posted By ms328i
Did you check your battery? This happened to me...

Did you check your battery? This happened to me before, I jumped ahead trying to diagnose everything else but forgot about how old is my battery.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-01-2011, 01:00 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 798
Posted By ms328i
Just replaced both front outer cv boots on my x5...

Just replaced both front outer cv boots on my x5 last month, it's a pain to replace but 10 bucks for each rubber parts was worth trying. I would not replace the whole axle unless it's been...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-01-2011, 12:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,616
Posted By ms328i
Bleed and tighten the screw on top radiator hose...

Bleed and tighten the screw on top radiator hose towards expansion tank.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-19-2010, 04:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,661
Posted By ms328i
I know this is an old thread but this really...

I know this is an old thread but this really helped me fixed the same problem I have on my 99 328i. The connection from the back of the intake manifold to the LDP got disconnected causing the engine...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 09-25-2010, 06:49 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 86,196
Posted By ms328i
Great write up!! Imma do this next after dropping...

Great write up!! Imma do this next after dropping my oil pan and radiator replaced three weeks ago this should be a piece of cake!
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 09-14-2010, 11:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,403
Posted By ms328i
This is the hardest DIY so far (Oil pan...

This is the hardest DIY so far (Oil pan gasket)......I would say 7 just because you have to remove the subframe and also unbolt the engine mount. An extra hand would help when putting back the...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 09-14-2010, 04:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,403
Posted By ms328i
Oil Pan Gasket and Radiator Replaced

Finally got the time to drop my oil pan two weeks ago. It was a pain but it was well worth it. Also replaced my leaking radiator and it made my job so much easier since I have lot's of room to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-28-2010, 04:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,933
Posted By ms328i
make sure there's no air in the system. proper...

make sure there's no air in the system. proper filling of coolant should be done because if air bubbles are present, you'll definitely overheat. If problem persist it could be your thermostat, do a...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-14-2010, 02:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 532
Posted By ms328i
try realoem.com

try this site....it helps me alot when searching for oem parts! Good luck!!
http://www.realoem.com/bmw/index.do
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-16-2007, 01:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 877
Posted By ms328i
Ignition switch is going bad!! My tail light...

Ignition switch is going bad!! My tail light indicator plus airbag will flicker intermitently and goes away when i restart my engine. Sometimes the auto transmission will light up and radio won't...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-21-2007, 12:35 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 11,084
Posted By ms328i
Got the same problem. Mine will throw the...

Got the same problem. Mine will throw the transmission light and air bag indicator flickering, and sometimes radio will stop working. I brought it to the dealer 2 years ago with the same problem and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-15-2007, 04:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 888
Posted By ms328i
had same problem and i just recently changed my...

had same problem and i just recently changed my thermostat, belts, and coolant and problem solved. so far so good after a month.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-14-2007, 11:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,503
Posted By ms328i
you should try adjusting the gains on your...

you should try adjusting the gains on your basslink. there is a lead indicator at the back of your basslink, this should not be lit continuously when playing music. if it is, then you should lower...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-09-2007, 11:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,503
Posted By ms328i
re-wire and demand for your money back!!! did my...

re-wire and demand for your money back!!! did my own basslink install by just following the link on this site and everything's working perfect. i installed peripheral SVEN and no noise at all.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 04-10-2007, 12:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 538
Posted By ms328i
thanks guys! i'll try to make a frame out of the...

thanks guys! i'll try to make a frame out of the left over mdf that i have and i'll give the dealer a call too just to see how much is the oem skii bag.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 04-09-2007, 02:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 538
Posted By ms328i
skii pass question

after installing a basslink in my trunk i decided to knock off my skii pass and i'm really happy with the improve bass. now my question is, do i need to install an additional part so that when i...
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