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Forum: E46 Convertible 05-30-2013, 11:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 759
Posted By eph6jonprice
Depending on how much "MacGyver-ability" there is...

Depending on how much "MacGyver-ability" there is with your situation, I found this video helpful... trying to fix mine today, feeling your pain bro... good luck!...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-28-2013, 10:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,893
Posted By eph6jonprice
Don't even know if you check this anymore, but...

Don't even know if you check this anymore, but apparently these issues can just be from a battery going bad? Check this video out http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aLTmY2VyJwM

As far as your oil...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-22-2013, 05:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,974
Posted By eph6jonprice
Did you ever figure this out? My ABS and DSC...

Did you ever figure this out? My ABS and DSC light comes on completely randomly and sometimes not for a long time (month+) and just today it did it and the ABS kicked in when breaking at low speed...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-21-2013, 09:04 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,540
Posted By eph6jonprice
I wish I could tell you for sure but I don't...

I wish I could tell you for sure but I don't know... mine was acting like it was "skipping" kindof like pedaling a cheap shiftable bike that skips into gear when you push it. I can say that it was...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-19-2013, 11:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,431
Posted By eph6jonprice
I appreciate the clarification dknight, I had...

I appreciate the clarification dknight, I had just read that some people had used stop leak products and it seemingly "fixed" the problem, not masked it... so I thought I would double check with this...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-19-2013, 01:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,431
Posted By eph6jonprice
With all due respect dknight I'm not asking for a...

With all due respect dknight I'm not asking for a moral compass, I already have that from a much higher Source, otherwise my post would have been titled "how to cover up an oil leak to fool a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-19-2013, 01:31 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,431
Posted By eph6jonprice
So do you happen to have a video of this "really...

So do you happen to have a video of this "really really easy" process? Good news is it'll only take you seven minutes to make one if you don't!
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-19-2013, 07:23 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,431
Posted By eph6jonprice
Have you sold anything recently? Buyers are...

Have you sold anything recently? Buyers are about as calm as a cat dropped in water when you mention stuff like this...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-19-2013, 07:22 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,431
Posted By eph6jonprice
So I DON'T have to take the entire fan assembly...

So I DON'T have to take the entire fan assembly out along with all the belts?!? That would be absolutely outstanding news dmax, you sure about this?
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-18-2013, 10:24 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,431
Posted By eph6jonprice
Well at least there is a consensus even if it's...

Well at least there is a consensus even if it's not what I want to hear, so thanks to all.

So after watching a video on replacing the ofhg and changing my underwear, is there any way to do this...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-17-2013, 04:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,431
Posted By eph6jonprice
Engine Oil Stop Leak products???

So I don't have time to completely diagnose my oil leak at the moment, but I was going to try and clean off the undercarriage and then use a "Stop Leak" product to see if I can slow or maybe even...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-21-2013, 11:03 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,411
Posted By eph6jonprice
I actually did fix my DISA valve, the flap was...

I actually did fix my DISA valve, the flap was loose. It was dirty and gritty inside where the DISA sits, but the DISA itself works fine. Thanks for the input, and let me know if there is anything...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-21-2013, 10:28 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,411
Posted By eph6jonprice
My apologies, but I can't help you with this one,...

My apologies, but I can't help you with this one, but i have noticed my oil dropped a little and there was a little smoke that came out from the filler reservoir when I removed the cap, wondering if...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-10-2013, 08:25 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,656
Posted By eph6jonprice
Mine was all funky, just looked like someone had...

Mine was all funky, just looked like someone had a bunch of them unplugged and just stuck em where there was an open hole, but the one I think "did it" was the little black and white cylinder with a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-09-2013, 02:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,656
Posted By eph6jonprice
Best way I can describe it is to say it's...

Best way I can describe it is to say it's oriented in the picture as if you were sitting in the drivers seat and your dash and firewall were seethrough, it would be right in front of you a little to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-09-2013, 01:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,656
Posted By eph6jonprice
No problem, had a hard time hunting down the pic...

No problem, had a hard time hunting down the pic but here it is... it's on the intake side... hope this helps!
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-08-2013, 09:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,656
Posted By eph6jonprice
Well I did actually get the p1192 code to go away...

Well I did actually get the p1192 code to go away and stay away, and although I don't know for sure which "repair" fixed it, my hunch is that it was due to one of the vacuum lines between the rear of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-07-2013, 09:15 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 25,462
Posted By eph6jonprice
Turns out I was 3 quarts low on transmission...

Turns out I was 3 quarts low on transmission fluid, which no one mentioned was not the "ATF" cap on the top of the engine... I'm sure this was a rookie mistake, but where was the logic in putting the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-24-2012, 09:12 AM
Replies: 28,506
Views: 2,119,878
Posted By eph6jonprice
Agreed... let me know if you ever find anything...

Agreed... let me know if you ever find anything that's been put together in a helpful concise manner!
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-24-2012, 08:35 AM
Replies: 28,506
Views: 2,119,878
Posted By eph6jonprice
No doubt... has anyone EVER actually put together...

No doubt... has anyone EVER actually put together a manual type list of things it can/can't do or places you can feel free to poke around and places you should be very careful not to unless you...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-23-2012, 10:25 PM
Replies: 28,506
Views: 2,119,878
Posted By eph6jonprice
Got my PA Soft 1.4.0 and now I just have to...

Got my PA Soft 1.4.0 and now I just have to figure out how to read the results it's giving me... seems like an incredible tool!
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-19-2012, 10:18 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,540
Posted By eph6jonprice
< $200 at the indy to diagnose and fill... glad...

< $200 at the indy to diagnose and fill... glad it was figured out too, just don't know when/where the 3 quarts went, and hope it's not too damaged from driving it so low! Just gonna take it slow...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-19-2012, 06:57 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,540
Posted By eph6jonprice
If you haven't been following the thread and you...

If you haven't been following the thread and you haven't checked your tranny fluid from underneath the car, I would definitely check there... hope this helps, and hope everything works out!
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-19-2012, 06:54 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,540
Posted By eph6jonprice
No clue, assuming/hoping it was a slow leak as...

No clue, assuming/hoping it was a slow leak as there was not a problem with it last winter when I bought it, and I'm guessing it didn't become noticeable until it got cold again after leaking slowly...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-19-2012, 06:43 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,540
Posted By eph6jonprice
So after ALL THAT, it turns out that my...

So after ALL THAT, it turns out that my transmission fluid was 3 quarts low! Apparently the "ATF" marked reservoir accessible from the top of the engine is for power steering fluid?!? I just hope...
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