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Forum: General E46 Forum 11-25-2012, 02:00 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,985
Posted By E46Steez
So I promised you guys some more pictures when I...

So I promised you guys some more pictures when I got home, and I have been extremely busy since returning to Lake Tahoe.. But here are some images of recent activity, and finally got rid of those...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-20-2012, 05:41 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,985
Posted By E46Steez
All the air intakes were covered with ziplock...

All the air intakes were covered with ziplock bags and zip ties before cleaning was started, that was just the picture of me doing so when I started taking all the baggies off... I'm fully aware of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-19-2012, 07:15 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,985
Posted By E46Steez
Well She's all put together! Got All the right...

Well She's all put together! Got All the right Parts, All the right Coolant, And countless other things! :clap: Got myself a nicely running Bimmer again! (Pending compression tests of course).
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-11-2012, 10:54 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,985
Posted By E46Steez
Well now the real question is... Do I swap out...

Well now the real question is... Do I swap out the mech. one for a hydro. one? If the part become more and more rare, isn't that for good reason? The hydraulic one has more advantages? or do I just...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-11-2012, 10:35 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,985
Posted By E46Steez
Well darn... who woulda thought that something...

Well darn... who woulda thought that something thats been "MAINTAINED" has something on it that's out dated..
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-11-2012, 10:25 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,985
Posted By E46Steez
To be honest I have no idea.. i can only find...

To be honest I have no idea.. i can only find that this e46 has a hydraulic tensioner. I've read that it replaces the mechanical system because of too many flaws. I'm assuming (stupid to do) that it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-11-2012, 10:08 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,985
Posted By E46Steez
I think I ordered the right part... Real OEM says...

I think I ordered the right part... Real OEM says that piece 21, is a hydraulic tensioner piece.
http://realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=AV33&mospid=47720&btnr=11_2190&hg=11&fg=18

I ordered...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-11-2012, 09:28 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,985
Posted By E46Steez
Got all excited today when all the parts came in!...

Got all excited today when all the parts came in!
http://i266.photobucket.com/albums/ii241/Hiobviking5/BMW%20pictures/IMG_1851.jpg

New Water pump and new O ring installed just fine.....
Forum: Wheels and Tires 10-10-2012, 07:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,743
Posted By E46Steez
Sure wish I had the dough for these... damn...

Sure wish I had the dough for these... damn coolant issue sure got in the way here... i'll be watching this incase a cash disbursement happens to come my way.. I'll be alllllll over these.
Better...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-10-2012, 07:06 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,985
Posted By E46Steez
It was bought from a auction house where this...

It was bought from a auction house where this "usually" doesn't happen. Yea I probably got one of the bad 5 apples out of 600 that were there.. It was a chance and I took it! Learning experiences...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-10-2012, 06:30 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,985
Posted By E46Steez
All taken care of! :shhh:

All taken care of! :shhh:
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-10-2012, 06:23 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,985
Posted By E46Steez
Was just taught to be very thorough with any...

Was just taught to be very thorough with any vehicle..

Started with a Pathfinder..
http://i266.photobucket.com/albums/ii241/Hiobviking5/pathfinder.jpg

Moved to VW GLS.. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-10-2012, 05:48 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,985
Posted By E46Steez
More pics from earlier today and this week... ...

More pics from earlier today and this week...
jacked up tensioner pulley..
http://i266.photobucket.com/albums/ii241/Hiobviking5/BMW%20pictures/IMG_1818.jpg
Water pump doesn't look to bad.....
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-10-2012, 05:33 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,985
Posted By E46Steez
Im not joking when I say, I SWEAR they were air...

Im not joking when I say, I SWEAR they were air tightened. I've never had that hard of a time taking a reverse thread bolt off. and heck, once it broke free it was smooth sailing... but it was the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-10-2012, 01:54 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,985
Posted By E46Steez
After a 3rd broken crapsman flat head... ...

After a 3rd broken crapsman flat head...
http://i266.photobucket.com/albums/ii241/Hiobviking5/BMW%20pictures/IMG_1799.jpg

I finaly got the final fan piece attached to the water pump pulley off!...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-09-2012, 10:10 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,985
Posted By E46Steez
I fell like not having the entirely correct tools...

I fell like not having the entirely correct tools is making this harder..
using this guy..
http://i266.photobucket.com/albums/ii241/Hiobviking5/BMW%20pictures/IMG_1798.jpg

doesnt seem to fit...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-09-2012, 05:38 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,985
Posted By E46Steez
Pretty hard to leave the belt on when it looks...

Pretty hard to leave the belt on when it looks like this...
http://i266.photobucket.com/albums/ii241/Hiobviking5/BMW%20pictures/IMG_1620.jpg
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-09-2012, 02:01 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,985
Posted By E46Steez
So I need some creative ideas to get the fan off...

So I need some creative ideas to get the fan off the WP. Ive now gone through two "crapsman" long handled flat screw drivers trying to get the darn thing off. Anyone have some creative ways to get it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-01-2012, 08:44 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,985
Posted By E46Steez
Parts are here!! :D well all but the idler...

Parts are here!! :D well all but the idler pulley.. The one I mostly need :(
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-28-2012, 11:23 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,985
Posted By E46Steez
Also, Fan Nut Looks a little chewed up? ...

Also, Fan Nut Looks a little chewed up?
http://i266.photobucket.com/albums/ii241/Hiobviking5/BMW%20pictures/IMG_1624.jpg
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-28-2012, 11:22 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,985
Posted By E46Steez
http://i266.photobucket.com/albums/ii241/Hiobvikin...

http://i266.photobucket.com/albums/ii241/Hiobviking5/BMW%20pictures/IMG_1625.jpg

Idler pulley supposed to be there?!
I think yes..
Forum: California 09-27-2012, 12:43 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 357
Posted By E46Steez
Any One In The SD Area...

I am looking for a fan tool to rent, Or hopefully just borrow :D for a day or two, I'm doing a radiator and expansion tank replacement and really need a 32MM fan tool to get the fan off. Hell, I'll...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-26-2012, 10:31 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,985
Posted By E46Steez
Haha very possibly... I'll assess more of the...

Haha very possibly... I'll assess more of the damage tomorrow when I get the fan off. That will be the till all.. Pulley's, pumps, hoses, etc. already fearing the worst. Lol
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-26-2012, 08:44 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,985
Posted By E46Steez
Peace of mind is what I'm after! Further...

Peace of mind is what I'm after!

Further notice...
http://i266.photobucket.com/albums/ii241/Hiobviking5/BMW%20pictures/IMG_1617.jpg
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-26-2012, 07:08 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,985
Posted By E46Steez
Anyways.... Besides the arguing, Again. It's...

Anyways.... Besides the arguing, Again. It's here! and well ahead of schedule!
http://i266.photobucket.com/albums/ii241/Hiobviking5/IMG_1616.jpg
I'm going to get the basic stuff out of the way for...
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