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Forum: General E46 Forum 09-18-2013, 08:48 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 4,351
Posted By beancat425
You were actually VERY blessed. Those deer can...

You were actually VERY blessed. Those deer can actually decapitate you with their huffs (or was it antlers) I heard. My mom lived in Upstate New York: terrible outcomes.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-09-2011, 04:49 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 18,484
Posted By beancat425
Now I'm nervous...:eek:

Now I'm nervous...:eek:
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-07-2011, 07:16 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 18,484
Posted By beancat425
Had n indy mechanic look at it and he's saying...

Had n indy mechanic look at it and he's saying all I need are the rubber mounts for subframe and some welding done, along with coil springs (didn't know that was what was a part of what was on the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-05-2011, 10:15 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 18,484
Posted By beancat425
Very true...she was very pleasant also; just...

Very true...she was very pleasant also; just doing her job. It's very frustrating being without a car but anyway...let's take this to the top guys! Great to have somewhere to vent also. Thanks...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-05-2011, 01:20 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 18,484
Posted By beancat425
I was quoted $2500 - $3000 if I took option #1 (i...

I was quoted $2500 - $3000 if I took option #1 (i pay labor; they pay for sub-frame). He said that was the cheapest option for my circumstance. Told him I had no beef with them but it's ashame that...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-05-2011, 12:27 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 18,484
Posted By beancat425
...the saga continued and apparently has ended......

...the saga continued and apparently has ended... took my car into local BMW for subframe check on Wednesday, 6/29 (not free of course) and damage was confirmed, along with other information such as...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-25-2011, 10:28 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,289
Posted By beancat425
This whole thing is a mess in the U.S.A. also. ...

This whole thing is a mess in the U.S.A. also. There is a post-settlement thread at this link if anyone wants to take a look. I personally got the first notice about the class action suit but...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-24-2011, 01:11 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 18,484
Posted By beancat425
Called the law office that handled the settlement...

Called the law office that handled the settlement first and they called me back rather quickly. Basically told me the settlement was over but to try BMWna. Called BMWna Customer Service number...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-21-2011, 01:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,355
Posted By beancat425
I used to get this "cog" too. It stopped after I...

I used to get this "cog" too. It stopped after I had my intake manifold and injectors done. Check engine light still on because I'm still having issues with it cutting off when at a stop sign,...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-21-2011, 12:48 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 63,639
Posted By beancat425
Three words for you, jsanders: Damn you rock! ...

Three words for you, jsanders: Damn you rock! So how much did all this cost you monetarily? I was thinking of asking a BMW tech to do a little moonlighting because I can't afford the dealership....
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-21-2011, 12:29 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 18,484
Posted By beancat425
Thanks guys for the info/pictures of the...

Thanks guys for the info/pictures of the subframe. You are awesome. I also found this one right here on e46fanatics from jsaunders (sp?). http://www.e46fanatics.com/forum/showthread.php?t=700468. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-20-2011, 12:06 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 18,484
Posted By beancat425
Need picture of subframe

I'm not a mechanic so I just need to know if someone can direct me to a picture of the exact problem we're having with our e46's. I can be sitting in my car (in one instance beside it) and hear the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-16-2011, 11:37 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 18,484
Posted By beancat425
Not a one! Calling 800 number in a.m. Will keep...

Not a one! Calling 800 number in a.m. Will keep everyone posted.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-16-2011, 01:07 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 18,484
Posted By beancat425
Post-Settlement Subframe Condition (PSSC)

I didn't realize there was a settlement until just last month because I received no notice whatsoever. I guess I misread the part on the first notice that said that if we wanted to participate to...
Forum: BMW News from around the Web 06-04-2011, 05:46 PM
Replies: 854
Views: 277,623
Posted By beancat425
...all I know is that this sucks! No return call...

...all I know is that this sucks! No return call from the 800 number! I only have 140k on my car!!! Haven't tried local BMW dealer yet. Maybe they'll be more sympathetic.
Forum: BMW News from around the Web 05-02-2011, 05:04 PM
Replies: 854
Views: 277,623
Posted By beancat425
E46 News: BMW Sub-frame Defect Class Action Lawsuit - Settlement Approved - Updated i

I bought my 1999 328i in 2008. Got notice in mail and did nothing. Does that mean I am still waiting for outcome or is all this over? Never been told anything wrong with subframe when getting...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-19-2011, 11:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,065
Posted By beancat425
@Orientblau...thank you for your graciousness;...

@Orientblau...thank you for your graciousness; unfortunately I'm in the company of many in this economy. @Iceman00...I am running much better now--barely hear her running. She was sounding like a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-04-2011, 12:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,401
Posted By beancat425
Fantastic! Thanks genuity!

Fantastic! Thanks genuity!
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-04-2011, 12:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,065
Posted By beancat425
@Lemonsgr - mistake#1, nope! 1st time...what was...

@Lemonsgr - mistake#1, nope! 1st time...what was i thinking?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-04-2011, 12:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,065
Posted By beancat425
Thanks for your replies everyone. I wanted to...

Thanks for your replies everyone. I wanted to add this: As we all know about BMW's (any car really), if you can't afford to maintain it don't buy it. At the time I purchased this car (still 2 more...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-04-2011, 11:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,065
Posted By beancat425
Yes, my 13 year old car is precious to me...my...

Yes, my 13 year old car is precious to me...my only car...laid off and single mom. Can't get to interviews; not on a bus line. I don't expect anyone to DROP anything for me but I do deserve...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-04-2011, 10:43 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,065
Posted By beancat425
Intake manifold labor?

On average, how long does it take to replace an intake manifold on a 99 328i? This shop has had my car a week now; this evening will be exactly a week! They have NEVER called me to follow-up or let...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-04-2011, 10:26 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,401
Posted By beancat425
ZF or TRW rack & pinon styles?

How do you know which rack & pinion style you have? Where can you find out? I have a 1999 328i. Thanks!
Forum: New Member Introductions 04-04-2011, 10:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 298
Posted By beancat425
Hello!

I have a 99 328i that I purchased about 3 years ago. At the same time, I lost my job and the economy turned upside down--hence--I haven't been able to afford the maintenance and barely the payments. ...
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