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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-28-2009, 07:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 985
Posted By necrophielia
aww, ya beat my record of 490 miles on a tank....

aww, ya beat my record of 490 miles on a tank. now I gotta take another road trip to Iowa :P
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-28-2009, 10:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 613
Posted By necrophielia
IMHO the e46 looks many times better then the e90...

IMHO the e46 looks many times better then the e90 but that's just my own opinion. As for your other questions
1. seems a bit high to me as well
2. the sport package gives it a lower more sporty...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-25-2009, 11:38 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 232
Posted By necrophielia
relay question

Hey again, quick question:
Is the relay on the radiatior's electric fan the same on the puller and the pusher versions? as in can I take a relay out of the pusher version and splice it into the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-19-2009, 09:56 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 46,444
Posted By necrophielia
got it, thanks. I'll just wait till I after I...

got it, thanks. I'll just wait till I after I overhaul the cooling system and can get the double din adapter to install the deck from my last car (pioneer avic f700bt). I miss having a touch screen...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-19-2009, 01:30 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 46,444
Posted By necrophielia
wait, now I'm a bit confused. So all e46's have...

wait, now I'm a bit confused. So all e46's have the AUX jack in the back but only 03 and newer have the aux control feature? or all e46 radios have the aux jack but only 03 and newer can actually use...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-07-2009, 02:11 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 811
Posted By necrophielia
161,xxx and it seems to be working alright aside...

161,xxx and it seems to be working alright aside from the radiator fan going out... but I just got the car a few weeks ago so I'm sure I'll be doing plenty of DIY fixing :)
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-04-2009, 11:57 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,611
Posted By necrophielia
Thanks, I did this today and didnt have to deal...

Thanks, I did this today and didnt have to deal with the fan speed, as I spliced the power and the switch wires in avoiding the relay/speed controller all together. Simply put its either on or off...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-03-2009, 09:51 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,611
Posted By necrophielia
does anyone have a reason not to wire the old fan...

does anyone have a reason not to wire the old fan to a switch on or under the dash (temporarily attached of course) so I can still drive the car but control the fan manually? Ive got the new...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-03-2009, 08:08 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,611
Posted By necrophielia
yea, i was looking at those ones. I usually avoid...

yea, i was looking at those ones. I usually avoid ebay for car parts but if no-one here has had any problems with these ones I'd give it a go.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-01-2009, 09:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,611
Posted By necrophielia
hehe, thanks for the advise mate. oh and...

hehe, thanks for the advise mate.

oh and TrickTizzle, I'm usually in Bloomington, EP or Chanhassen.

Ordering the new assembely tomorrow after I cash in my tips for the week, Hopfully I'll have...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-31-2009, 02:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 673
Posted By necrophielia
From just a CAI no. My guess is its either...

From just a CAI no. My guess is its either reading wrong or he messed with something else while he was under the hood. CAI wont do much if anything performance wise, especially with a near stock car,...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-31-2009, 01:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,611
Posted By necrophielia
well, no closer to getting the fan working but I...

well, no closer to getting the fan working but I did manage a few quick pics before heading off to work. lets see if I can figure out how to upload them...

Even with the radiator fan dieing on me...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-31-2009, 01:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,035
Posted By necrophielia
ick... looks like a footpeg scraped it. this is...

ick... looks like a footpeg scraped it. this is why I dont park my bike near other cars :P
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-31-2009, 09:49 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,611
Posted By necrophielia
hehe, long story involving (I'm embarrassed to...

hehe, long story involving (I'm embarrassed to say) World of Warcraft a few years ago. It started as a joke and wound up as my online tag just about everywhere. Please don't take it literally, as...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-31-2009, 09:43 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 7,144
Posted By necrophielia
... lol, didnt think of that. Most of my projects...

... lol, didnt think of that. Most of my projects were to coat a whole car. Oh well, personal opinion I guess. Personally I'd rather do a detailed job sanding then work on the rest of the paint. But...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-30-2009, 10:10 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 7,144
Posted By necrophielia
Looking forward to seeing pics of the finished...

Looking forward to seeing pics of the finished product. It's been a long time since I did automotive painting (back in highschool) But as I remember for the clear coat I would do a layer, wetsand, do...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-30-2009, 09:36 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,611
Posted By necrophielia
I'll post some picks tomorrow, when the sun's out...

I'll post some picks tomorrow, when the sun's out :) I was just wondering on the fan assembely. I found it here:
...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-29-2009, 06:17 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,611
Posted By necrophielia
it looks like it, I was lurking for a few weeks...

it looks like it, I was lurking for a few weeks as i was looking for this car. Lots of knowlage, I'm glad I found you guys.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-29-2009, 02:16 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,611
Posted By necrophielia
yep, I'll be doing a whole cooling system...

yep, I'll be doing a whole cooling system overhaul within the next month or two when I get the money. Pulled out the fan assembely today and the relay is burnt through the gel in a few spots. Back to...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-29-2009, 08:31 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,611
Posted By necrophielia
thanks for the reply zchild. I'll be doing that...

thanks for the reply zchild. I'll be doing that :).
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-29-2009, 12:26 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,611
Posted By necrophielia
had the car less then 12 bloody hours....

hey all,
Bit of a rant followed by a technical question. Got my Bimmer today, a 99 328i manual with a sports package with 160k miles on the clock. That's more miles then I was looking for in a car...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-26-2009, 09:40 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,376
Posted By necrophielia
haha, well the $150 fix might have just turned...

haha, well the $150 fix might have just turned into a $20 fix. thanks mate
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-26-2009, 02:13 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,006
Posted By necrophielia
hehehe, i saw a Porsche badge on an old Toyota...

hehehe, i saw a Porsche badge on an old Toyota Corolla a couple of days ago. Always a good laugh.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-26-2009, 02:09 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,376
Posted By necrophielia
That was my next guess. the temp readout in the...

That was my next guess. the temp readout in the dash reads exactly halfway all the time. And the fan I was refering to is the electric one that is just behind the radiator. I should be paying for the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-25-2009, 04:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,376
Posted By necrophielia
Any word on if changing the relay fixed this...

Any word on if changing the relay fixed this problem? the 99 328i I'm picking up this Tues or Weds has the exact same problem.
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