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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-04-2013, 04:58 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,218
Posted By bimcwe
Thanks. It looks great man, again well done!...

Thanks. It looks great man, again well done! :thumbup:
I myself am partial to having clear reflectors rather than painting them the same color as my car, but it looks nice on yours.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-04-2013, 10:42 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,218
Posted By bimcwe
Well done. Where did you purchase paint that...

Well done. Where did you purchase paint that matched so well?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-04-2013, 10:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,617
Posted By bimcwe
I replaced my VCG a couple months back as well....

I replaced my VCG a couple months back as well. It was hard as a rock and shattered when I dropped it. It must've been the only time it had ever been changed. Changed my plugs, did all of the intake...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-04-2013, 08:18 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,124
Posted By bimcwe
Sorry for not posting pictures, but I haven't had...

Sorry for not posting pictures, but I haven't had time to get them.

& @hall I'm not entirely sure what you mean by a "17 year old kid", but you've been...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-01-2013, 10:05 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,124
Posted By bimcwe
http://cache.jezebel.com/assets/images/39/2011/10/...

http://cache.jezebel.com/assets/images/39/2011/10/medium_shockoprah.gif

I figure if someone wants to risk it, let them Lol. But yeah I'll be sure to check.



It's a 2002 with 120k miles on...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-01-2013, 08:38 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,124
Posted By bimcwe
Ok. I value your sardonicism.

Ok. I value your sardonicism.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-01-2013, 08:29 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,124
Posted By bimcwe
Did you read? Lol the only reason it could be...

Did you read? Lol the only reason it could be totaled is due to the price of replacing the airbags. Not due to the actual damage to the vehicle.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-01-2013, 08:10 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,124
Posted By bimcwe
That looks wet? Lol it was nighttime in the work...

That looks wet? Lol it was nighttime in the work lot and they lack proper lighting on the BLACKTOP exit strip. :confused: I slid entering the last corner. I wasn't going but 20-25 mph, simply...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-01-2013, 06:39 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,124
Posted By bimcwe
Unhappy Black Ice.. Possibly Totaled Her Thanks To AirBags

Slid on some black ice into a curb while leaving work the other day. Only damage cosmetic wise is to my drivers side front wheel, chipped the rim. But it broke the ball joint and likely other...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-24-2013, 03:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 535
Posted By bimcwe
Haha, thank you. Premium response as always...

Haha, thank you. Premium response as always bluebee. Any suggestions on the:

"1. When I turn the wheel, occasionally I hear a squeaking noise, it's not exceptionally loud, but I'm wondering what...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-23-2013, 10:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 535
Posted By bimcwe
Question Narrowing down DSC, ABS, BRAKE light(s) (& 2 other things)

After getting it back from the Indy (had my pulleys and pulley assemblies replaced), all of these were on shortly after driving away. Of course I read the wiki:


One of your wheel speed / ABS...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-31-2012, 03:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 764
Posted By bimcwe
What color is it? I may offer for some parts...

What color is it? I may offer for some parts :dunno:
Otherwise I'd look around to see what you could get for it, or take it on over to Smolck.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-31-2012, 03:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 433
Posted By bimcwe
35% is legal here, I'm considering getting 35 all...

35% is legal here, I'm considering getting 35 all around. Have you gotten any quotes yet? If so, what'd they say it'd run you?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-31-2012, 01:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 373
Posted By bimcwe
Exclamation Got her back from the mechanics... next day ABS, Brake, Caution Triangle

Just got her back from the mechanics... replaced all my tensioner assemblies and belts. Very next day my ABS light, my Brake light, and that Caution triangle in the middle which apparently has...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-22-2012, 02:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 874
Posted By bimcwe
Waiting for my child's medicine (my car's parts)...

Waiting for my child's medicine (my car's parts) to get here from Kentucky. "Adverse weather conditions" have made it so that what should have been overnight and here yesterday, will now be here on...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-22-2012, 02:41 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 930
Posted By bimcwe
Lol if gas were cheaper I'd consider a road trip...

Lol if gas were cheaper I'd consider a road trip :rofl: .. providing the car was in a driveable state.
Bad news: I still don't have my car. Parts were due today (overnighted em from oemb) but -> ...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-20-2012, 11:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 363
Posted By bimcwe
Clean the MAF (Mass Airflow Sensor). Even if that...

Clean the MAF (Mass Airflow Sensor). Even if that doesn't completely solve the problem it's likely that it'll at least help.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-20-2012, 03:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 930
Posted By bimcwe
So the shop gave me an estimate on the work for a...

So the shop gave me an estimate on the work for a tstat replacement and I figured I'd get one for the tensioner pulley, idler pulley, belt, and upper hosing that I may as well replace while they're...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-19-2012, 08:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 930
Posted By bimcwe
That's exactly what happened to me. The little...

That's exactly what happened to me. The little removal help tool didn't seem to be helping much -_-. How long do you think it takes to go ahead and replace the thermostat?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-19-2012, 07:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 930
Posted By bimcwe
Right. Just one of those things that is just hard...

Right. Just one of those things that is just hard to avoid. I didn't mean to bump it but I did. :thumbdwn:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-19-2012, 09:15 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 930
Posted By bimcwe
Look at you on a roll today :thumbup: Thanks...

Look at you on a roll today :thumbup:
Thanks again :rofl:. Made me feel a lot better knowing I likely won't be shelling out $1k this week :eek:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-19-2012, 09:03 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 930
Posted By bimcwe
Thanks a lot J. Kidd. Replacing the thermostat...

Thanks a lot J. Kidd. Replacing the thermostat doesn't seem like it would be too difficult though. I'd def rather do that myself depending on their quote. Also is there any reason that my upper...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-19-2012, 08:35 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 930
Posted By bimcwe
Damn it -_-. Lol they just towed it. Well now I...

Damn it -_-. Lol they just towed it. Well now I know... (X_X). I guess I'll at least find out if my mech is going to be honest or not. Why would the thermostat housing breaking off cause radiator...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-19-2012, 08:04 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 930
Posted By bimcwe
Exclamation Upper Radiator Hose (Mount?) Broke; new radiator or no?

Was removing the radiator fan to replace my idler pulley when I bumped this, and it broke off... all too easily.

http://i.imgur.com/DODf2.jpg

Getting it towed to the mech right now. But I have...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-13-2012, 03:51 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,268
Posted By bimcwe
Hahahaha. That sucks man, I had a random...

Hahahaha.
That sucks man, I had a random asterisk asterisk asterisk punch a hole in my window... leaving the $180 in cash sitting on the seat. Just... to punch a window of my car out. Not much you...
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