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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-07-2011, 04:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 900
Posted By wolfman
Can't be a little tricky, but ok if you're...

Can't be a little tricky, but ok if you're careful. You can gently use a jack with a small block of wood to push the tank up. Good chance that you could break the thermostat but if you're already...
Forum: Complete Cars 03-01-2011, 10:08 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 43,569
Posted By wolfman
Damn, makes me wish I needed to replace my...

Damn, makes me wish I needed to replace my current car at the moment, local too! GLWS.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-16-2010, 12:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,888
Posted By wolfman
Wow...good write up - thanks for posting this. ...

Wow...good write up - thanks for posting this. My starter died a couple of weeks ago and I decided to have my indy shop do this instead of myself.

Your write up just confirmed I made the...
Forum: BMW News from around the Web 09-09-2010, 10:05 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 11,408
Posted By wolfman
EV with a range extender engine (hence the...

EV with a range extender engine (hence the tailpipe) similar to the Volt?
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-22-2010, 11:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,474
Posted By wolfman
Belts & pulleys too?

Belts & pulleys too?
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-22-2010, 11:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 601
Posted By wolfman
Same part no. (11537509227*), can't imagine it's...

Same part no. (11537509227*), can't imagine it's a different process to change it.

*http://www.realoem.com
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-15-2009, 03:33 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,451
Posted By wolfman
Have you had your heater on after months of...

Have you had your heater on after months of inactivity by any chance?

I'm having something similar but the light goes out when I turn the heater off. The system may need bleeding which involves...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-30-2009, 12:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 11,744
Posted By wolfman
From memory of my own replacement, you could have...

From memory of my own replacement, you could have broken the thermostat for the Transmission Fluid cooling block (on the bottom of the rad - correct me if your car's not an Auto 'box). I did the...
Forum: California 03-11-2009, 01:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 940
Posted By wolfman
+1 for Vahe. Had him replace my water pump,...

+1 for Vahe. Had him replace my water pump, t-stat, hoses, belts & idler pulleys yesterday after seeing him recommended on here.

Honest and reasonable, as above!
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-28-2009, 03:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 481
Posted By wolfman
Bump...any answers for this - I noticed it for...

Bump...any answers for this - I noticed it for the first time yesterday!
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 02-13-2008, 09:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,479
Posted By wolfman
At first that's what I thought I did, but I don't...

At first that's what I thought I did, but I don't know why that would cause the screw to deteriorate and split at the bottom.

I barely tightened the new screw, just enough to stop the coolant...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 02-13-2008, 01:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,479
Posted By wolfman
Broken Coolant Bleed Screw!

So, driving to work this morning and my coolant light goes on. WTF?! I think - I changed the expansion tank and did a full flush a couple of weeks ago. The coolant light goes off so I wait until I...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 02-02-2008, 04:55 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 6,607
Posted By wolfman
I have 2 - one goes 60 lb/ft upwards, and the...

I have 2 - one goes 60 lb/ft upwards, and the other one is good for about 5 upwards (I think).

Was given them by my dad, so they're probably decent quality - unfortunately I couldn't persuade him...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-31-2008, 11:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 772
Posted By wolfman
Thanks. Out of interest, which Canyon were...

Thanks.

Out of interest, which Canyon were you driving? My car's just a daily driver but I used to have a Miata that I would drive the canyons in regularly.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-31-2008, 10:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 772
Posted By wolfman
I think it does...from the first image it looks...

I think it does...from the first image it looks like there's the same gap between the bottom of the radiator connection on the tank to the plastic webbing in between the two connectors on the...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-31-2008, 08:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 772
Posted By wolfman
Exclamation Expansion Tank Installation Concern

As noted in another thread, I recently changed my expansion tank, but I'm a little concerned at how easy it went on! I tried putting my weight on it a few times - when it first went in, and...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-30-2008, 12:48 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 49,835
Posted By wolfman
All back together now - took the car out for a...

All back together now - took the car out for a spin and there don't seem to be any leaks...just waiting for it to cool down so I can see if the coolant needs topping off.

Is it just me or does the...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-30-2008, 12:52 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 49,835
Posted By wolfman
In the middle (literally) of replacing my...

In the middle (literally) of replacing my expansion tank - thanks to the :censor: ATF thermostat breaking when I got the tank off, plus I then went and broke the coolant sensor putting it into the...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-28-2008, 10:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 754
Posted By wolfman
I'm about to do this in a couple of days thanks...

I'm about to do this in a couple of days thanks to a pinhole leak I've found...one way I've read is to get a floor jack & a piece of wood and literally jack the tank out. I have the same problem of...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-25-2008, 12:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 961
Posted By wolfman
Yes, if you do a search on 'Cooling System...

Yes, if you do a search on 'Cooling System Pressure Test', you'll find a bunch of threads talking about it...it's how I found out!
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-25-2008, 11:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 961
Posted By wolfman
Gotcha, thanks for the reply. The only thing...

Gotcha, thanks for the reply.

The only thing on the cap is '200', right in the center of it. Forgot to order a new cap too, so evidently need to get that as well :banghead:
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-25-2008, 10:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 961
Posted By wolfman
Cooling System Pressure?/Expansion Tank

Hey all,

I have a coolant leak and I think that it's coming from the Expansion Tank...I took the air filter box out last night to get a better look and there might be a hairline crack next to the...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-29-2007, 01:53 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,718
Posted By wolfman
P2231 & P2234

I'm getting a P2231 O2 Bank 1 Sensor 1 & P2234 O2 Bank 2 Sensor 1
error...

"Signal CKT Shorted to Heater CKT"

I've searched everywhere, but can only find these codes with the description. Am...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-29-2007, 01:24 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 323,796
Posted By wolfman
P2231 & P2234?

Erm, I'm getting a P2231 O2 Bank 1 Sensor 1 & P2234 O2 Bank 2 Sensor 1
error...

Signal CKT Shorted to Heater CKT

Car's running fine though

Anyone?!
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-02-2007, 10:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 863
Posted By wolfman
Check out this write up....

http://www.my330i.com/mod26.php

I did the same thing about 2 weeks ago, took about an hour, but if I'd realised earlier I could easily take out the rest of the glovebox it would have taken me half...
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