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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-09-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 280
Posted By fanatic128
Goodbye for now

Well, Totaled my baby! sucks. Thank you all for all the support in helping me keep my baby running right. I shall be back one day with a new ride.see you then! I really want this baby but I drive an...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-14-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 249
Posted By fanatic128
Funny, I have about 40 min commute to work, the...

Funny, I have about 40 min commute to work, the light always comes on when I'm about home. When I get home and put the car in park and turn on the lights and open the door , the light goes off. I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-10-2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 249
Posted By fanatic128
I'll have to call bmw because I remember bringing...

I'll have to call bmw because I remember bringing it in for that, unless they did not fix the issue correctly
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-10-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 249
Posted By fanatic128
Brake light indicator goes on

Hello.

A few weeks ago the rear light indicator went on and then went off after a day or so . Two days ago the same left rear light indicator went on again so this time I went to advanced auto...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-20-2013, 03:55 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,219
Posted By fanatic128
Thanks. I guess I'll have to wait because I can't...

Thanks. I guess I'll have to wait because I can't take change of getting stuck with no car. Starting new job Monday. I'll order the parts and go from there. what's a good extractor kit you recommend...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-20-2013, 03:33 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,219
Posted By fanatic128
The stud 30mm long which is roughly 1 inch long....

The stud 30mm long which is roughly 1 inch long. So my question is will it even be sticking out far enough of engine block where I can use a grip wrench to remove the old stud or will a need a stud...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-20-2013, 11:34 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,219
Posted By fanatic128
Can someone kindly give me the specs on the bolt...

Can someone kindly give me the specs on the bolt . Like the pitch length on tensioner torx and stud bolt . I'm not next to computer. Trying to fix this today and attempting to find parts locally
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-20-2013, 10:54 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,219
Posted By fanatic128
I would think I would know if my engine was over...

I would think I would know if my engine was over heating and my low engine light would come on. And nobody is crying here
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-20-2013, 10:17 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,219
Posted By fanatic128
The only reason I"m hesitating to do it is...

The only reason I"m hesitating to do it is because I have the t50 torx that is tensioner pulley is stripped a bit . I always have a hard time removing my belts. It seems like I don's have the type of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-20-2013, 09:59 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,219
Posted By fanatic128
No Thanks. I'm leaving it as is.

No Thanks. I'm leaving it as is.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-20-2013, 08:15 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,219
Posted By fanatic128
Maybe it does, I sprayed some wd40 on cover cause...

Maybe it does, I sprayed some wd40 on cover cause some poster in here said that the cover nuts were prone to breaking along with the plastic pulley. Well I saw no leaking this morning so it's good...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-19-2013, 08:59 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,219
Posted By fanatic128
Lol. Actually that particular bolt felt like it...

Lol. Actually that particular bolt felt like it just wasn't tightening like the other three. Oh well. I'm guilty of not looking at torque specs.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-19-2013, 08:43 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,219
Posted By fanatic128
Thanks. Makes sense . But I'm hoping it's fine...

Thanks. Makes sense . But I'm hoping it's fine with three. If it starts leaking I will do as you suggested. Thanks again
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-19-2013, 08:03 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,219
Posted By fanatic128
I did the same. Over torqued it. hopefully three...

I did the same. Over torqued it. hopefully three of four is good enough. I guess you wrap a rag around new stud when screwing it in or is just hand tight the stud fine ?
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-15-2013, 12:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 350
Posted By fanatic128
Think I should replace the thermostat housing...

Think I should replace the thermostat housing while I'm there or not? Think I'm just going to buy the one from napa. I need to get it done this weekend. I drive 100 miles round trip a day.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-15-2013, 11:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 350
Posted By fanatic128
Just saw Bavarian has Meyle, which I like their...

Just saw Bavarian has Meyle, which I like their Bushings, has one for 49 with upgraded metal impeller. I think that's a good safe bet, what you guys think?
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-15-2013, 11:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 350
Posted By fanatic128
water pump leaking

Well, I just changed the expansion tank and hoses a few months back and now this morning I saw a small puddle of blue coolant in my garage. I brought it to a local bmw guy and he said water pump is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-27-2013, 08:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 450
Posted By fanatic128
last oil change was about 3K miles ago

last oil change was about 3K miles ago
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-25-2013, 11:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 450
Posted By fanatic128
can you clarify? check oil in the morning and I...

can you clarify? check oil in the morning and I don't get the part of enough to raise oil level? versus when?
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-25-2013, 10:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 450
Posted By fanatic128
What's check through cluster and how do I check...

What's check through cluster and how do I check fuel pressure ? Any DIY for this ? might just change the o-rings on injectors ? I smelled my brothers. Honda and I smell it slightly in his too. but...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-25-2013, 09:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 450
Posted By fanatic128
gas smell in oil

I checked my oil last night because it's leaking a bit from the oil pas gasket and it seems that there is a gas smell in the oil. I mean it's not that bad like smelling straight up gas but I do smell...
Forum: California 05-24-2013, 06:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 468
Posted By fanatic128
Man buy it from Harbor freight and then return it.

Man buy it from Harbor freight and then return it.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-22-2013, 10:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 497
Posted By fanatic128
Think I found one. 100 bucks and I don't even...

Think I found one. 100 bucks and I don't even need to paint it :)
http://i42.tinypic.com/2vb4dvr.jpg
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-22-2013, 05:57 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 497
Posted By fanatic128
Yeah, thing is I don't see any 3 pin ribbon...

Yeah, thing is I don't see any 3 pin ribbon connectors out there for sale , guess they are rare. Think I'm just going to live with the no power and heat and be done with it.I never adjusted them...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-21-2013, 08:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 497
Posted By fanatic128
I think this is my mirror ...

I think this is my mirror

http://www.ebay.com/itm/BMW-E46-4dr-Right-Exterior-Mirror-Black-03-04-05-325i-325iT-325xi-330i-330xi-OEM-/221189246547#vi-content
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