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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-14-2014, 10:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 178
Posted By GoForthFast
49DL discontinued years ago.

49DL discontinued years ago.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-14-2014, 10:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 135
Posted By GoForthFast
WE preach and we preach and we preach. Don't buy...

WE preach and we preach and we preach. Don't buy cheap chinese crap!

Comes back to bite you on the rear. I believe you when you say you won't do again.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-13-2014, 09:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 346
Posted By GoForthFast
+1 Mine leaked quickly Can edit...

+1

Mine leaked quickly



Can edit posts
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-12-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 157
Posted By GoForthFast
Why else would he answer that way?

Why else would he answer that way?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-12-2014, 07:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 161
Posted By GoForthFast
You did not say definitively that the motor spins...

You did not say definitively that the motor spins when you try to start it? We take nothing for granted here.
If so, is it spinning fast?

Have you checked for fuel under pressure at the Schrader...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-09-2014, 12:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 513
Posted By GoForthFast
The bushings are much cheaper and easier to do...

The bushings are much cheaper and easier to do than the CA.
Are you sure you are on the original CA's?
Have you done the conventional ball joint test to asertain whether or not yours are worn out?...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-05-2014, 11:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 237
Posted By GoForthFast
Unless you ingest gasoline and spit it out into a...

Unless you ingest gasoline and spit it out into a fine mist like a fuel injector, realize you and your car are two different species.
Pickup the hammer and get whacking.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-04-2014, 06:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 281
Posted By GoForthFast
You just posted your email address

You just posted your email address
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-04-2014, 06:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 325
Posted By GoForthFast
I'm confused. You had rogue on, but switched to...

I'm confused. You had rogue on, but switched to OE and didn't like them, so you switched back to rogue which were much smoother?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-02-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 280
Posted By GoForthFast
While you're driving and experiencing the...

While you're driving and experiencing the overheat, you need to use your OBC hidden functions to monitor the actual coolant temperature. Report back.

System completely and accurately bleed?...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-31-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 442
Posted By GoForthFast
Just to be clear; at your age, and with the...

Just to be clear; at your age, and with the manifold removed, I'd not omit replacing the two composite coolant pipes that connect in behind the water pump.
You do not want to have to go in there...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-31-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 220
Posted By GoForthFast
Years ago I had a BMW manual that I really beat....

Years ago I had a BMW manual that I really beat. Developed your symptoms and local indy replaced my synchros. Cured the problem.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-30-2014, 09:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 787
Posted By GoForthFast
Brilliant update. Thanks!

Brilliant update. Thanks!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-30-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 342
Posted By GoForthFast
There's science, and then there's the fact that...

There's science, and then there's the fact that I'm not overfilling my ET and driving cross country!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-29-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 411
Posted By GoForthFast
To prevent the car from catching on fire in a...

To prevent the car from catching on fire in a crash and burning you to death.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-28-2014, 06:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 178
Posted By GoForthFast
All Chinese suppliers offer cheap chinese crap to...

All Chinese suppliers offer cheap chinese crap to always be avoided.

The road is littered with heartbreak in those who have ignored this simple rule.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-28-2014, 10:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 342
Posted By GoForthFast
It has never been definitively demonstrated that...

It has never been definitively demonstrated that a healthy cooling system with a correctly operating ET cap would burst if overfilled. In theory the cap should relief the overpressure well before a...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-26-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 218
Posted By GoForthFast
Grandpa has no sense of humor? Don't...

Grandpa has no sense of humor?

Don't remember Andy Granatelli!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-26-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 218
Posted By GoForthFast
Now you've got me worried about the stretch from...

Now you've got me worried about the stretch from 200K to 300K!

STP will help?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-26-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 218
Posted By GoForthFast
Just got my Blackstone Analysis

Just got my Blackstone oil analysis back after running lowly Quaker State synthetic A5 for 11,000 miles over two years. Car sat for most of that time until I just put 8000 miles on over five weeks...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-23-2014, 10:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 329
Posted By GoForthFast
Probably not

Probably not
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-23-2014, 10:46 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 719
Posted By GoForthFast
Emphatically yes for the BMW gasket. And URO...

Emphatically yes for the BMW gasket.

And URO is cheap chinese crap!!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-23-2014, 10:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 145
Posted By GoForthFast
That's too inflexible. There could be exceptions....

That's too inflexible. There could be exceptions.

And forget the ZHP unless you just happen to stumble across one. Or you're very rich. Regular '04 330 with manual will amaze.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-21-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 419
Posted By GoForthFast
Speak of the devil! Was not even considering this...

Speak of the devil! Was not even considering this but have noticed more wandering than normal lately. But I'm only at 108K miles. I guess it could wear faster on some cars than others.

Thanks
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-16-2014, 10:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 202
Posted By GoForthFast
Yes, always replace all small inexpensive...

Yes, always replace all small inexpensive ancilliary parts when doing a job like this.
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