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Forum: General E46 Forum 02-26-2014, 05:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 851
Posted By trig
I never really got any help on this, and that...

I never really got any help on this, and that might be because I couldn't even describe a consistant problem. The car spent a month in the shop and they were able to confirm that under load,...
Forum: Southwest 02-10-2014, 06:50 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 708
Posted By trig
WTB: Catalytic Converters (DFW Area or Texas)

Just throwing this out there before I order OEM replacements. I need new catalytic converters ASAP. If anyone has replaced their headers and wants to sell their old ones, let me know. I've been...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-02-2013, 07:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 851
Posted By trig
Below is a log of the car tonight, and it...

Below is a log of the car tonight, and it actually cut power in 3rd gear at 3300 RPM. You can see (highlighted in red row) that the Bank 1 ST Fuel Trim was a 0 under load, and then it looks like it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-01-2013, 07:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 851
Posted By trig
Nope, no ignition work. I have been...

Nope, no ignition work.

I have been thinking about it though, and there was a time when I changed a tire at 2AM on the side of the highway, and threw everything in the trunk to get home. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-01-2013, 06:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 851
Posted By trig
OK, so I got a bluetooth code reader/data logger...

OK, so I got a bluetooth code reader/data logger and the Torque app, however my O2 sensors Bank 1-1 and Bank 2-1 are not reading. I did recently reset my codes, so it's showing that O2 Sensors and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-26-2013, 08:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 851
Posted By trig
Yea, I'm leaning towards this not having anything...

Yea, I'm leaning towards this not having anything to do with the clutch more and more.

I just took it out for a drive after cleaning the vanos solenoid connections (exhaust had oil residue in it)...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-26-2013, 09:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 851
Posted By trig
Thanks guys. I'll have a scanner/grapher here...

Thanks guys. I'll have a scanner/grapher here tomorrow and will check it out.

I also tried the 3rd gear test and the car seems to do it fine. It was slow, but the RPM seemed to speed up just as...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-25-2013, 11:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 851
Posted By trig
P0133 Code (New 02 Sensors)

I've replaced both bank 1 O2 sensors on my car, and after erasing codes, P0133 popped back up within 8 miles.

I also have some weird symptoms that lead me to believe the clutch is failing (235k...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-22-2012, 07:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,903
Posted By trig
I replaced mine with Beisan Systems seals. ...

I replaced mine with Beisan Systems seals.

Edit: After reading the above link I realized I had read it before. Ha. So OEM seals have been seen degraded at 20k miles. What about Beisan seals at...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-22-2012, 07:14 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,903
Posted By trig
Vanos Seals - How long do they last?

Has anyone had their E46 long enough to replace the Vanos seals more than once? I swapped mine 2 years ago (unknown mileage) and am wondering if the loss of power I am feeling is Vanos seals again. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-23-2011, 01:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,190
Posted By trig
My 2004 325i does something similar. Sort of...

My 2004 325i does something similar. Sort of feels like you get off the throttle and then suspension gets unsettled?

Is it a manual, and how many miles?
Forum: Suspension and Braking 04-22-2011, 04:48 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 291
Posted By trig
WTB: H&R Race Springs for 2004 325i Sedan...

E-mail me at:

jtryggvason @

gmail dot com


Looking to purchase this weekend. Please send price, picture(s), and mileage.
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 01-22-2011, 04:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 12,649
Posted By trig
Evap: Any chance you can tell us how high your...

Evap: Any chance you can tell us how high your jack point puck deals are off the ground?

I'm looking at the same springs (Can't decide between Sport or Race) and am wondering if I will get any...
Forum: Suspension and Braking 01-11-2011, 12:43 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,226
Posted By trig
PM if it doesn't go through please.

PM if it doesn't go through please.
Forum: Southwest 10-24-2010, 03:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,934
Posted By trig
So Autobahn and Moritz are off my go-to places. ...

So Autobahn and Moritz are off my go-to places.

Glad I haven't ever needed a dealer anyways, though.
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 10-24-2010, 03:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 546
Posted By trig
Bump. I plan on purchasing these this next...

Bump.

I plan on purchasing these this next weekend. Any help is appreciated!

Also, I plan to order from North American Motorsport. Any advice on this vendor is welcome as well.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-24-2010, 03:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,872
Posted By trig
For those of you that are planning on doing this,...

For those of you that are planning on doing this, I'd avoid the 220 Grit.

At first I thought it was needed it because of severe pitting and discoloration, but I noticed some small swirls and some...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-23-2010, 01:16 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,872
Posted By trig
Just resized and brightness adjusted.

Just resized and brightness adjusted.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-23-2010, 12:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,872
Posted By trig
$10 vs $72 I could have, but I'm not a fan...

$10 vs $72

I could have, but I'm not a fan of blowing money on things that aren't fun.

:pimpin:
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-23-2010, 12:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,872
Posted By trig
Hell, I wish it was just wax. 220 Grit dry...

Hell, I wish it was just wax.

220 Grit dry sand, 400 dry, 400 wet, 800 wet, 1000 wet, 1500 wet, followed by many many passes with M105 on a yellow pad, and M205 on an orange pad with the PC...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-23-2010, 12:36 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 10,443
Posted By trig
Ganicki, what are you intending to use for...

Ganicki, what are you intending to use for adhesive?

Will 3M Super 77 work? I need to fix mine as well...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-23-2010, 12:31 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,872
Posted By trig
Just polished zee headlights...

Can't wait to see the difference tonight. They came out good; not perfect, but time was limited.

FYI: The "Before" pic is after a recent detail and a wipe-down prior to pic. EPIC FAIL!


Also,...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 10-19-2010, 08:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 546
Posted By trig
Thinking about KONI STR.T's...

So my car has the original sport suspension and 145k on it. I know it's all dead, but I don't have a lot of cash to put into it right now.

If I put these KONI's on, swap out the steering tidbits...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 10-19-2010, 08:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,183
Posted By trig
This. Are you sure your stock sports weren't...

This.

Are you sure your stock sports weren't just dead?
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-09-2010, 04:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 984
Posted By trig
Sheist. I just got home and I got 140. ...

Sheist. I just got home and I got 140. Hopefully O'reilly's will take them back without a reciept. The bozo started talking to someone else while I was checking out, so I got pissed and just...
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