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Forum: Complete Cars 06-06-2012, 10:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,191
Posted By WhippleDip
FS 2001 330Ci - Upstate NY- $6,500!

I am selling my 2001 BMW 330Ci, 5-speed manual , 141,000 miles.

Great car, I am only selling it so I can get a Scion FR-S, I must sell it before the 24th when the new car arrives.

Factory...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-17-2012, 11:52 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,306
Posted By WhippleDip
Had the same issue, replaced my fluid with Royal...

Had the same issue, replaced my fluid with Royal Purple Synchromax, havent had the issue since.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-15-2012, 11:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,364
Posted By WhippleDip
2001 330Ci Xenon's Flickering/Flashing, need advice.

I have a 2001 330Ci with factory Xenon's, and recently they have been flickering together every so often. Last night I turned on my lights and they constantly flash on and off at 1 second intervals,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-03-2012, 12:48 PM
Replies: 29,427
Views: 2,219,534
Posted By WhippleDip
Hot hot valve cover gasket action. Man that thing...

Hot hot valve cover gasket action. Man that thing was a pain in the ass to get off, broke a grounding strap from the ignition coil rail, so I need to find one somewhere before I can drive my car....
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-22-2011, 10:09 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,064
Posted By WhippleDip
I burn about a quart every 500-1000 in my 330, I...

I burn about a quart every 500-1000 in my 330, I suppose its normal but it sucks a lot. I am going to replace my valve cover gasket and see if that helps, I have a feeling oil is leaking into my...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 08-22-2011, 09:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,751
Posted By WhippleDip
Alright, I am go for the Bilstein HD's with my...

Alright, I am go for the Bilstein HD's with my sport springs. Any suggestions as to where I should get them?
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-17-2011, 09:16 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,407
Posted By WhippleDip
I did the same exact thing, but nothing happened,...

I did the same exact thing, but nothing happened, car has been totally fine. I also dropped my oil cap in my bay and never found it :(
Forum: Suspension & Braking 08-16-2011, 01:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,751
Posted By WhippleDip
I am obviously going to buy 330ci shocks, but I...

I am obviously going to buy 330ci shocks, but I was asking if the non-sport 330ci shocks would fit. I assume my sport springs won't be correct for the non-sport 330ci shocks?
Basically I would like...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-16-2011, 10:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,565
Posted By WhippleDip
I imagine they level differently as to not blind...

I imagine they level differently as to not blind oncoming traffic, if you notice, light patterns on most (all?) cars are not symmetrical.
Example:...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 08-16-2011, 10:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,751
Posted By WhippleDip
Can I install non-sport shocks/struts if I have the sport suspension?

I currently have a full raceland coilover suspenion on my car, I have had it for about a year and a half and its been great for handling, but I am completely sick of the incredibly rough ride,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-01-2011, 07:55 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 9,888
Posted By WhippleDip
I have a Remus catback on mine, sounds very nice,...

I have a Remus catback on mine, sounds very nice, but will be nowhere near $300 I would imagine. My friend put a Vibrant power on his Nissan Sentra SE-R and it was very high quality and sounded...
Forum: Motorsports & Track Forum by BimmerWorld 07-14-2011, 07:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,267
Posted By WhippleDip
I will be taking my car here, just picked up a...

I will be taking my car here, just picked up a set of Hankook R-comps mounted on wheels. This will be my first track day ever so I am really excited, hope I see more e46'ers there!
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-24-2011, 10:57 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,404
Posted By WhippleDip
Ill sell you my 2001 330CI with 128K for $8,000....

Ill sell you my 2001 330CI with 128K for $8,000. Just put $2,000 in maintenance into it.
Forum: Parting Out 06-20-2011, 02:36 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 21,578
Posted By WhippleDip
How much for the aluminum oil cap, and do you...

How much for the aluminum oil cap, and do you have pics? I lost mine (don't ask) and have this stupid generic one that does not fit right. PM me.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-16-2011, 05:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,258
Posted By WhippleDip
Well I got under the car today and it was just a...

Well I got under the car today and it was just a disaster, so much ATF oil covering absolutely everything, just awful. I am just going to bring it to the shop this time. I have a 3rd party warranty...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-14-2011, 07:44 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,861
Posted By WhippleDip
Never changed it, 130,000 miles on mine. I...

Never changed it, 130,000 miles on mine. I seriously need to get to it!
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-14-2011, 07:43 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,555
Posted By WhippleDip
I'm not gonna lie, although I usually use BMW...

I'm not gonna lie, although I usually use BMW dealer oil I get from ECS, I wanted to "flush out" my system so I bought $3.50/qt wal-mart supertech full synthetic and a bosch filter. I honestly didn't...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-14-2011, 07:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,258
Posted By WhippleDip
No way I am driving it until I fix that leak, it...

No way I am driving it until I fix that leak, it was a ***** cleaning all of that ATF oil out of everything. I shouldn't have driven it for so long after I just re-filled it. I was stupid in thinking...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-14-2011, 11:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,258
Posted By WhippleDip
Power steering system failure, fluid everywhere.

So it all started a few days ago when I turned my car on and there was a horrible grinding sound and steering vibration/stuttering when I turned. I took it home, and I had low PS fluid. I added about...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-14-2011, 09:50 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 7,513
Posted By WhippleDip
The Evo's are cheaper than Icons from what I have...

The Evo's are cheaper than Icons from what I have seen. I bought them for $24 for a set at Firestone. They wore out completely in less than 6 months, icons lasted 8-10 months. Any other non-bracket...
Forum: Complete Cars 04-29-2011, 11:32 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 613
Posted By WhippleDip
FS: 2001 BMW 330Ci 127K 5SP $8500 UpstateNY

I am selling my 2001 BMW 330Ci, 5-speed manual , 127,000 miles.
I love this car and I am sad to see it go, but I have lost my job and I am forced to sell it.

Factory packages:
Sport package ...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-06-2010, 10:14 PM
Replies: 439
Views: 390,108
Posted By WhippleDip
Just did this with one of my keys, and just...

Just did this with one of my keys, and just wanted to share a few notes.

It was much harder to open this than I was led to believe. You need a ton of force to pierce the seal. I used an exacto...
Forum: E46 Convertible 12-02-2010, 09:17 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,629
Posted By WhippleDip
Wow, the exact same thing happened to me this...

Wow, the exact same thing happened to me this morning in my coupe, and I was about to post a thread. It was real cold this morning, about 31F, and I tried to open the door and the tumbler would not...
Forum: Lighting Forum 10-09-2010, 02:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 734
Posted By WhippleDip
Both of my stock bulbs in my '01 330ci have...

Both of my stock bulbs in my '01 330ci have melted the lens and one of them completely melted the metal contacts so I need a whole new assembly. Do any of the LED kits come as a whole kit or just the...
Forum: General Off-Topic 06-19-2010, 02:27 PM
Replies: 248
Views: 16,994
Posted By WhippleDip
Bought my car when I was making 14/hour. Now I...

Bought my car when I was making 14/hour. Now I make a good deal over 50K a year or ~26/hour doing computer networking. I am 22. I find it hard to believe that people here are able to mod their cars...
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