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Old 10-09-2012, 02:46 AM   #12801
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Old 10-09-2012, 06:57 AM   #12802
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Tomorrow I need to test my throttle position sensors. I'm going to test the front one and the gas pedal. Does the ignition have to be on? And at what position?
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This question will probably get lost in the sauce here...so a bump for you...and a suggestion you 'make a thread about it' if you can't find the answer.

My random guess is that position 2 might work...and that position 1 probably would not.

I don't know if the car 'has' to be started, but would think not.
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Old 10-09-2012, 11:08 AM   #12803
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Thanks dmax. I bumped an old thread in the m3 forum. Hopefully someone checks it out.
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Old 10-09-2012, 11:15 AM   #12804
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Old 10-09-2012, 01:42 PM   #12805
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Installed AA sticker pack and badges +10HP LOL


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Old 10-09-2012, 01:53 PM   #12806
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Old 10-09-2012, 02:24 PM   #12807
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Old 10-09-2012, 02:53 PM   #12808
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. Careful you dont put too many on. You just about have more aa's than m's. 10 hp extra is lotz. Lol
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Old 10-09-2012, 03:05 PM   #12809
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Trade your style 5's for my M68s.
M68s on my car would look ugly as hell.

Style 5s are hard to find though
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Old 10-09-2012, 03:06 PM   #12810
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Today i got the message that my 1998 320i is ready for me. I just had the whole drive train renewed, with almost no expectations plus some other details like ccw and new throttle. So tomorrow i expect to get a brand spanking new and crispy bmw again :-)
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Old 10-09-2012, 03:11 PM   #12811
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Old 10-09-2012, 03:43 PM   #12812
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Old 10-09-2012, 03:48 PM   #12813
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M68s on my car would look ugly as hell.

Style 5s are hard to find though
Untrue. 68s on the e36 look good imo. But you gotta have the setup the way you want it!
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Old 10-09-2012, 04:13 PM   #12814
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Old 10-09-2012, 04:18 PM   #12815
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haha! classic mango post. How do you even steam the interior?
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Old 10-09-2012, 04:36 PM   #12816
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Old 10-09-2012, 04:37 PM   #12817
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haha! classic mango post. How do you even steam the interior?
It's pretty easy. I do it regularly myself. It removes those tough stains in your carpet. I use the hoover steamvac junior.
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Old 10-09-2012, 04:39 PM   #12818
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It's pretty easy. I do it regularly myself. It removes those tough stains in your carpet. I use the hoover steamvac junior.
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Old 10-09-2012, 04:51 PM   #12819
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My friend is a pro detailer and he showed me the fine art of steaming the interior. And he just handed it over to me and I went nuts. Steamed the seatbelts too. It's an actual steam wand that emits pure steam. No liquid. so theres no messy wet soapy mess to deal with. The heat kills bacteria which kills odors. My interior looked great before but now looks immaculate x10. It just gives everything a consistent matte finish exactly the way it looked from the factory. definitely going to buy one for myself. The steam just melts everything away... we even steamed my trunk keyhole.... :-p

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