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Forum: Polls & Surveys - Please Participate! 05-13-2015, 05:07 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 24,784
Posted By leblancrene
2002 325it my winter car 2003 330i my summer...

2002 325it my winter car
2003 330i my summer car
2004 325it wifes
2006 grand caravan, extended family hauler,maybe an x5 in future
A whole bunch(24 i think) of 240 volvos in various conditions(4...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-07-2015, 06:35 AM
Replies: 845
Views: 136,640
Posted By leblancrene
Want a real muffler delete! quit kidding go TESLA!

Want a real muffler delete! quit kidding go TESLA!
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-23-2015, 08:02 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,415
Posted By leblancrene
Upgrading dipstick

As someone who runs 3 E46 in extreme cold conditions i can say it takes probably 10 yrs to gunk up a dipsick tube and mayo will become a problem elsewhere first.So when you do ccv if you clean the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-20-2015, 07:04 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 864
Posted By leblancrene
Are the facelift not less prone to subframe...

Are the facelift not less prone to subframe issues?In my opinion thats much
more important than minor cosmetics,plus there are quite a few subtle improvements on the newer ones.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-12-2015, 11:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 673
Posted By leblancrene
As a 30 yr 240 guy having changed a few blowers I...

As a 30 yr 240 guy having changed a few blowers I find the e46 so
elegant in that aspect but its probably the only job thats easier on the bmw
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-10-2015, 07:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 419
Posted By leblancrene
I was tempted to buy a 320 because in Canada...

I was tempted to buy a 320 because in Canada thats the only ones that have the manual hvac.I really think the auto system is totally of no advantage,but then a330 came up that i could not resist.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-03-2015, 12:57 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 6,838
Posted By leblancrene
You embody the definition CHEERs

You embody the definition CHEERs
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-03-2015, 12:54 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 6,838
Posted By leblancrene
So far this comment is the one that reflecs a...

So far this comment is the one that reflecs a true enthusiasts desire to keep driving, instead of obsesing over fluff.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-02-2015, 06:53 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 888
Posted By leblancrene
I paint the hubs whith tremclad type paint,and...

I paint the hubs whith tremclad type paint,and use antiseize on bolts.
I do travel on what is probably the saltiest road in the world.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-30-2015, 09:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 450
Posted By leblancrene
You should bleed them one at a time as you...

You should bleed them one at a time as you replace them.Cap of the open end immediately as you remove pieces,fill bleed lines immediately so you
dont let air to to the abs dsc unit.If you were to...
Forum: General Off-Topic 03-21-2015, 06:56 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,525
Posted By leblancrene
Your an asshole, when enough people like you get...

Your an asshole, when enough people like you get together wars start
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-16-2015, 01:14 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 26,816
Posted By leblancrene
Oh for ****s sake if you need to feel it that bad...

Oh for ****s sake if you need to feel it that bad just buy an M3 its
built for that and mainteance will still be cheaper than beating a car that
wasnt built for that.Molesting a good 325 just...
Forum: The Showroom 03-07-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,086
Posted By leblancrene
I am so conservative ,i think the E46 is so much...

I am so conservative ,i think the E46 is so much better looking
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 03-03-2015, 09:03 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,389
Posted By leblancrene
SO! you are suprised that it feels like a RWD...

SO! you are suprised that it feels like a RWD car?Some of us
kinda think thats why we buy BMW
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-28-2015, 08:52 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 587
Posted By leblancrene
You are probably doing more harm than good by...

You are probably doing more harm than good by starting it weekly,and taking it for short trip. I doubt you have any issues other than your engine has not been run hot for long enough.I currently...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-15-2015, 09:14 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 643
Posted By leblancrene
Heat

Had roughly same issue when i picked up my 2004 touring last spring.It had a severely sticking rear caliper and i had to drive in stop and go traffic for about an hour ,litererally got smoking hot,I...
Forum: General Off-Topic 02-12-2015, 06:57 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 4,770
Posted By leblancrene
Change can refresh

I think the extra average two hrs per day you will regain of your commute
will be priceless.Not even counting your decreased commuting expenses.Many more transportation alternatives can often change...
Forum: Parting Out 02-07-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 832
Posted By leblancrene
wiper motor

Windshield wiper assembly,price?
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-26-2015, 04:26 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,028
Posted By leblancrene
Actually they mostly do.

Actually they mostly do.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-25-2015, 05:41 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,028
Posted By leblancrene
Premium makes snobs feel better

M54 run fine with regular and undermost cool conditions there is no difference in hot weather absolute performance may suffer but will not harm engine.I challenge fellow canadians or yankees to try...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-24-2015, 07:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,680
Posted By leblancrene
Accident waiting to happen

That looks like a very dangerous place for a nav screen. Look way down,just
the opposite of HUD,look completely away from road!
Forum: General Off-Topic 01-08-2015, 09:23 AM
Replies: 322
Views: 9,434
Posted By leblancrene
This is the best yet

This is the best yet
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 12-21-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 250
Posted By leblancrene
I use 87 all winter on two 325 its and a 330...

I use 87 all winter on two 325 its and a 330 Using high octane in cold weather(just
truly is pointless unless u are tracking,racing. Your car will adapt to 87 in (just try and make it knock at...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-11-2014, 08:02 PM
Replies: 377
Views: 30,051
Posted By leblancrene
Time for relaxation

I think its time you just drive it with clean oil for a while ,Enjoy the car and quit obssesing over oil consumption now that you have had significant improvement.
You measure oil consumtion to the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-01-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 355
Posted By leblancrene
http://photos.performanceix.com/viewPhoto.php?PhId...

http://photos.performanceix.com/viewPhoto.php?PhId=490132fc46eeed2e8a9eaaaa9cc03526&ptn=1
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