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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-20-2015, 11:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 260
Posted By teklord69
Im going to do this soon. Mine looks like crap. ...

Im going to do this soon. Mine looks like crap. You need to get rid of that rubber layer first by scrubbing it with 409 and water (It takes some time). Once its gone then you can spray the console...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-15-2015, 09:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 178
Posted By teklord69
Is this what you need? Check Amazon, ebay, etc: ...

Is this what you need? Check Amazon, ebay, etc:

http://cablesandconnectors.com/PIX/scovwa3b.jpg
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-15-2015, 09:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 248
Posted By teklord69
modbargains.com, ECStuning.com, bavauto.com

modbargains.com, ECStuning.com, bavauto.com
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-10-2015, 09:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 260
Posted By teklord69
What is a cassette player ??

What is a cassette player ??
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-09-2015, 11:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 419
Posted By teklord69
Dont waste your money on that. How about spending...

Dont waste your money on that. How about spending it on new VANOS seals? You would notice more improvement on new seals vs. K&N intake.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-08-2015, 07:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 530
Posted By teklord69
Your car has almost 100K miles. There is no...

Your car has almost 100K miles. There is no "lifetime" in these cars. Trust me..change the filter and fuel pump.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-07-2015, 08:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 393
Posted By teklord69
Yes the interior is dated compared to what...

Yes the interior is dated compared to what current Lexus, Audi, BMW, and Mercedes are offering. Remember this design came out in 2008 and not much has changed. The exterior however (to me) is...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-07-2015, 02:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 393
Posted By teklord69
Car only has 18k miles. Not much is needed aside...

Car only has 18k miles. Not much is needed aside from changing oil and filters. Yes I can do that job myself as well as brakes if needed in the future. It is interesting though how Nissan uses a...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-07-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 393
Posted By teklord69
Shopped for a newer BMW ended with an Infinti

Nope it is not to replace my E46 but we shopped for a car that my wife and I can both drive but she will probably use it more. Budget of low $30k. At first we drove a CPO 2013 BMW 328i with the tech...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-07-2015, 10:01 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 147
Posted By teklord69
Single OBD code: P0153

While I was fixing the muffler hanger on my car I noticed the previous owner blocked the vacuum line that goes to the muffler ("golf tee mod"). This is why the butterfly flap on my muffler is always...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-31-2015, 02:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 136
Posted By teklord69
Exhaust hangers

Is there more than one exhaust hanger? I have a rubber hanger on the right side of the muffler that is broken. But on the left side (circled below) I don't see any hangers?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-31-2015, 08:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 232
Posted By teklord69
You are on the wrong forum.

You are on the wrong forum.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-26-2015, 10:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 353
Posted By teklord69
No. They just hooked up their computer to my car...

No. They just hooked up their computer to my car and synchronized the car's EWS to my keys.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-26-2015, 07:59 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,392
Posted By teklord69
Genius or horrible idea ? ...

Genius or horrible idea ?
http://gd.image-gmkt.com/ai/202/878/447878202_00.jpg

http://gd.image-gmkt.com/ai/202/878/447878202_01.jpg
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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-26-2015, 07:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 353
Posted By teklord69
Had the same issue on my E39. Threw many parts in...

Had the same issue on my E39. Threw many parts in it like new fuel pump, crank sensor, relays, plugs, etc. Turned out to be a 5 minute fix from the mechanic. The EWS systems was no longer in sync.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-25-2015, 09:29 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,392
Posted By teklord69
I have a Samsung S5 with removable back plate to...

I have a Samsung S5 with removable back plate to access the battery. I place the metal piece inside the back plate. With an iphone however you cannot remove the back. Maybe try a diff case where...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-24-2015, 04:11 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,392
Posted By teklord69
I have mine on top of the dash. I like where you...

I have mine on top of the dash. I like where you placed yours and might move mine that way.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-17-2015, 04:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 383
Posted By teklord69
The oem bolt should be 35mm not including the...

The oem bolt should be 35mm not including the head. I am guessing the ones you took out doesn't look oem (looks too shiny). The OEM ones have a different shade. You probaby have some cheap home...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-17-2015, 02:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 383
Posted By teklord69
Sounds like you just over-torqued the bolt and...

Sounds like you just over-torqued the bolt and broke it. The thread inside should be fine. I would however get compressed air and blow it in there to get all the gunk out. I would also use a little...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-17-2015, 07:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 242
Posted By teklord69
Pretty easy for the most part. Check the e-brake...

Pretty easy for the most part. Check the e-brake shoes if they are still good otherwise, replace. Adjusting the e-brake can be tricky.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-16-2015, 10:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 383
Posted By teklord69
You will be fine. Get a large vice grips and turn...

You will be fine. Get a large vice grips and turn that sucker (slowly) . I don't even think you need a torch, it should start turning with some effort.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-09-2015, 03:55 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,726
Posted By teklord69
For what its worth, after reading posts after...

For what its worth, after reading posts after posts regarding the mechanical fan on these cars, there are some people that completely removed them and ran an electric fan instead (for the reasons you...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-05-2015, 01:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 312
Posted By teklord69
Did you find the sercret compartment yet on the...

Did you find the sercret compartment yet on the armrest? I just found it recently and it had more condoms in there.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-05-2015, 10:59 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,392
Posted By teklord69
Not 100% sure, but I think that law has changed...

Not 100% sure, but I think that law has changed on that since. However hanging dices or tree air freshener from your rear view mirror is still illegal.

"California You can mount it in a 5 inch...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-04-2015, 11:27 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,392
Posted By teklord69
Sticky 3M tape. It peels right off without and...

Sticky 3M tape. It peels right off without and damage or residue on dash. It is also pretty strong it can hold my Samsung S5 as well as an Ipad Mini with no problem.
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