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Forum: Que, Ont, NB, NS, Nfld, PEI 05-24-2012, 01:42 PM
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Views: 393
Posted By vintagegz
GTA parts

For sale, 04 330i was sold, parts left:
M suspension kit offered by BMW Mississauga, never used still in the box, 2 front struts, 2 rear shocks, control arms and sway bar. Paid $620 including tax,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-15-2012, 10:05 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,826
Posted By vintagegz
That second picture looks like the area in front...

That second picture looks like the area in front of the rear wheel, when you look in the rear wheel well towards the front of the car you will see a black plug about 1 inch round near the bottom,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-28-2012, 07:15 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,506
Posted By vintagegz
co worker has a new x6m, constantly complains...

co worker has a new x6m, constantly complains about gas mileage, if you drive it the least bit like an enthusiast your pocket book hurts, but it does make nice exhaust sounds
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-24-2012, 09:12 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,160
Posted By vintagegz
"am i completely EFFING retarded and not filling...

"am i completely EFFING retarded and not filling the fluid properly? ( I add and burp the engine until i reach the middle of the too high and minimum level on the bobber stick and constantly check...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-21-2012, 11:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,275
Posted By vintagegz
I also was dealing with BMW Canada on a towing...

I also was dealing with BMW Canada on a towing issue where a part that a dealership had replaced failed and vehicle had to be towed in under the 2 year service/parts warranty to have it fixed as car...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-17-2012, 11:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 839
Posted By vintagegz
It is strange to just floor the throttle from a...

It is strange to just floor the throttle from a standing start, give gas slowly and then feed more in, if you floor the throttle every time it would be calling for max fuel due to WOT, yet you are...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-08-2012, 08:08 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 11,790
Posted By vintagegz
My 05 330ci M-sport also has black (anthracite)...

My 05 330ci M-sport also has black (anthracite) roof headliner and windshield pillars to go with the black outside shadow line trim
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-06-2012, 09:58 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,608
Posted By vintagegz
And when the CCV does freeze up one morning and...

And when the CCV does freeze up one morning and your car starts, runs a few seconds and stalls, then will not turn over, do not be tempted to use a booster battery or you might bend some engine...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-31-2012, 09:38 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 30,812
Posted By vintagegz
When it is below freezing you can do a 60 mile...

When it is below freezing you can do a 60 mile trip and still have moisture inside your oil filler hole, it just never seems to warm up, the clutch fan on auto trans cars makes the problem worse in...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-30-2012, 02:32 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 30,812
Posted By vintagegz
I know, this was a heads up to share with other...

I know, this was a heads up to share with other forum members who think they are safe using the new dipstick and CCV winter kit.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-30-2012, 02:06 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 30,812
Posted By vintagegz
Mach.schnell, I was referring to oil change...

Mach.schnell, I was referring to oil change intervals with Mobil 1 oil. Jfoj I also would leave the oil cap off for a few hours to let moisture evaporate, it mystifies me how this happened in such a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-30-2012, 09:13 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 30,812
Posted By vintagegz
I replaced the CCV system completely on my 04...

I replaced the CCV system completely on my 04 330i with an updated cold weather version plus new dipstick guide tube 22 months ago at a BMW dealer, do mostly short drives to work 9 kms ( 5-6 miles )...
Forum: New Member Introductions 01-24-2012, 11:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 387
Posted By vintagegz
welcome from ontario

welcome from ontario
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-24-2012, 07:36 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,983
Posted By vintagegz
If CCV froze and pumped oil to the top of your...

If CCV froze and pumped oil to the top of your engine, the oil may have gotten into the catalytic converters and set a code shortly after the car was driven, just a thought.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-24-2012, 07:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 642
Posted By vintagegz
you can zip tie them back on, it just takes a...

you can zip tie them back on, it just takes a little patience trying to figure out where to loop the ties through, cheapest alternative and not visible from the outside.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-20-2012, 07:24 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 25,983
Posted By vintagegz
My car started and ran for 30 seconds before...

My car started and ran for 30 seconds before sputtering and stalling out, no other warning of what was going to happen. I was going to boost it thinking it may be the battery when it would not turn...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-19-2012, 10:07 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 25,983
Posted By vintagegz
I had the new cold weather CCV and revised...

I had the new cold weather CCV and revised dipstick installed 10,000 kms (6,000 miles ago) on my 2004 330i that only had 70,000 kms on it. Car is driven to work mostly about 6 miles one way, garaged...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-19-2012, 09:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 619
Posted By vintagegz
When they quote a job it is based on reasonable...

When they quote a job it is based on reasonable expectations of what they will find when they start the work, when a bolt is stripped or damaged it is not their fault or yours, but a nominal extra...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-15-2011, 07:50 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 21,794
Posted By vintagegz
I think you will find that Dex VI is backwards...

I think you will find that Dex VI is backwards compatible as far as transmission useage goes, but it does not work for power steering applications now. Your car, use what you want, but you may wish...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-30-2011, 08:37 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,051
Posted By vintagegz
You would have to join Canadian website...

You would have to join Canadian website maxbimmer.com but great prices from the guy below. I have been told the inserts may be discontinued now as the EVO blades are better and replace them, but I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-28-2011, 02:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,074
Posted By vintagegz
e46 fanatics

e46 fanatics
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-28-2011, 02:07 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,665
Posted By vintagegz
What part of Belgium are you in, I have a god...

What part of Belgium are you in, I have a god daughter in Limburg?
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-04-2011, 11:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 742
Posted By vintagegz
Being also from Ontario Krown rustproofing is the...

Being also from Ontario Krown rustproofing is the way to go, a few drilled holes are nothing compared to protection from rust on inside body seams the oil will provide. If you have a sedan take off...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-04-2011, 11:20 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,110
Posted By vintagegz
I take my mechanical fan off my automatic 04 330i...

I take my mechanical fan off my automatic 04 330i from October to April here in Ontario, electrical fan will still kick in if it gets too hot, allows engine to warm up faster on short trips so less...
Forum: Que, Ont, NB, NS, Nfld, PEI 10-25-2011, 02:09 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 239
Posted By vintagegz
325 brake set complete

Complete set of front and rear BMW rotors (2 front, 2 rear) in shrink wrap original packaging, BMW OE pads front and rear in original boxes, and BMW brake wear sensors front and rear, all for 325...
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