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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 09:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 73
Posted By GoForthFast
If your rack works like it should and you can...

If your rack works like it should and you can detect nothing wrong, try to flush and replace the reservoir and see how long it lasts. What do you have to lose?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-25-2014, 12:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 183
Posted By GoForthFast
It's been written about before, but uncommon...

It's been written about before, but uncommon enough so prob none of those guys read your post.
And you get a better job if you just get reman injectors with critical parts replaced.

Got mine from...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-25-2014, 12:22 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,830
Posted By GoForthFast
Check back to your post and advice from two years...

Check back to your post and advice from two years ago. We told you this is cheap chinese crap.
We know what we're talking about.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-23-2014, 02:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 194
Posted By GoForthFast
On my e46 alternator died and I drove dozens of...

On my e46 alternator died and I drove dozens of miles more. Was your batter shot too? Can drive many miles without the alternator.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-20-2014, 11:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 629
Posted By GoForthFast
I'd say no to you for an e46. Most here oft say a...

I'd say no to you for an e46. Most here oft say a ten+ yo car is due for so many things that are expensive unless you DIY. And I mean really expensive.

We proactively replace many parts/systems...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-20-2014, 11:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 242
Posted By GoForthFast
Really too bad you can't DIY. You'll face an...

Really too bad you can't DIY. You'll face an expensive repair of the CCV system if not.
Do the classic youtube CCV test.

How has your car been treated oil change wise?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-20-2014, 09:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 175
Posted By GoForthFast
My steering coupler looked fine and was very...

My steering coupler looked fine and was very solid when I removed it and tried to twist it in my hand.
I replace it with a new one and it put the precision back in my steering.

If you have the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-16-2014, 05:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 166
Posted By GoForthFast
Sounds like you're gonna have to open up the door...

Sounds like you're gonna have to open up the door as if you're going to replace the motor and crank mechanism. And you're going to have to do that anyway.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-14-2014, 10:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 174
Posted By GoForthFast
Have you operated your car driving around with...

Have you operated your car driving around with your OBC hidden functions set to indicate the liters in each side of our saddle bag tanks?
Remember you have two senders.
Give that a try.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-13-2014, 11:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 232
Posted By GoForthFast
Use the hidden OBC functions to do some real...

Use the hidden OBC functions to do some real testing. Should be running pretty consistently around 95 degrees.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-13-2014, 11:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 310
Posted By GoForthFast
You need to search for a parasitic drain. Find...

You need to search for a parasitic drain. Find instructions to do that on youtube.
Something is excessively draining current even when your car is shut off.
Normal drain when off should be no more...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-13-2014, 11:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 208
Posted By GoForthFast
plug the last seven digits of your VIN into...

plug the last seven digits of your VIN into www.realoem.com and then search for the correct part number.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-13-2014, 12:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 512
Posted By GoForthFast
Yes, usually you get ball joints pressed into new...

Yes, usually you get ball joints pressed into new CA. Never seen CA sold without them.

You can learn lots from studying what is offered at some of our sites here at www.furiousmethod.com even if...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-10-2014, 11:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 301
Posted By GoForthFast
maybe the fuse chart would help you have...

maybe the fuse chart would help

you have none in the fuse box in the glove compartment?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-08-2014, 12:16 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 11,999
Posted By GoForthFast
And yet up in the PA mountains my dealer got it...

And yet up in the PA mountains my dealer got it in two days when he put in the order for my car. Go figure
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-08-2014, 12:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 460
Posted By GoForthFast
What was done about that?

What was done about that?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-06-2014, 09:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 203
Posted By GoForthFast
I'd think about finding the lowest mileage...

I'd think about finding the lowest mileage junkyard cats at your mileage. Not worth the big bucks of a new set.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-06-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 512
Posted By GoForthFast
You don't just throw new parts at a car, you...

You don't just throw new parts at a car, you diagnose first. Control arms do not wear out unless they deform from a major impact. The ball joints may wear out and those can be tested. See youtube for...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-31-2014, 10:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 203
Posted By GoForthFast
Sloppy steering, so replaced my coupler. Old one...

Sloppy steering, so replaced my coupler. Old one felt solid in my hand.
New one made car drive like new again. This is now a wear item. Replace it.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-29-2014, 11:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 464
Posted By GoForthFast
Car came with a wheel chock screwed down in the...

Car came with a wheel chock screwed down in the same location as the stock jack.
I use mine and it works.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-26-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 287
Posted By GoForthFast
Correct; actually a very clever and versatile...

Correct; actually a very clever and versatile design. Only problem is it does'nt come with instructions!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-26-2014, 11:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 176
Posted By GoForthFast
Also learn to use the OBC hidden functions;...

Also learn to use the OBC hidden functions; especially to monitor the real coolant temperature much more accurately than the heavily buffered dash gauge.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-25-2014, 04:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 368
Posted By GoForthFast
That does have meaning; and pushes away from the...

That does have meaning; and pushes away from the dead battery theory direction a bit.
If you use the correct jump starting procedure, then yes you are probably going to hear some clicking, even if...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-25-2014, 04:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 214
Posted By GoForthFast
Read the article in here

Read the article in here
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-25-2014, 09:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 162
Posted By GoForthFast
I'm not sure what you mean when you say you have...

I'm not sure what you mean when you say you have it solved.

But I'll give you my solution just in case it makes sense to you.

I know what the problem is because I had my car programmed to do...
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