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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-29-2015, 07:15 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 76,635
Posted By chansta
i only read the first page but here is my input ...

i only read the first page but here is my input

lean mixture codes are usually due to a vacuum leak but it can also occur when there is not enough fuel being introduced.

u might have good...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-05-2015, 09:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 473
Posted By chansta
great contribution but its much easier to do this...

great contribution but its much easier to do this without removing the manifold.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-05-2015, 11:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 493
Posted By chansta
now that you've dropped the subframe to do the...

now that you've dropped the subframe to do the oil pan you're going to need an alignment.

"Don't know what everyone is complaining about as the CCV system was a piece of cake compared to the Oil...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-05-2015, 11:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 421
Posted By chansta
3/8 drive ratchet with long extension and swivel...

3/8 drive ratchet with long extension and swivel 13mm.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-03-2015, 08:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 329
Posted By chansta
op clearly states its leaking at the upper...

op clearly states its leaking at the upper radiator hose that connects to the thermostat.

replace the hose and you'll be fine.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-26-2015, 08:56 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,163
Posted By chansta
clean your hub whenever you do rotors. the...

clean your hub whenever you do rotors.

the build up on your hub causes high spots on your rotor which rubs on the brake pads as they're rotating. this causes hot spots on the rotor which turns the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-19-2015, 06:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 494
Posted By chansta
disconnect the eccentric shaft sensor mounted on...

disconnect the eccentric shaft sensor mounted on your valve cover and see if the car runs better.

with the sensor disconnected the valvetronic system will go into default meaning the servomotor...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-01-2015, 06:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 220
Posted By chansta
you had issues with the first remanufactured...

you had issues with the first remanufactured alternator so you went out and bought another remanufacturered one? and then you had more issues with the 2nd one and now you're possibly considering...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-01-2015, 05:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 298
Posted By chansta
adaptation codes are only generated when the...

adaptation codes are only generated when the values reach a certain threshold. so, no, they do not always generate codes. it could just be borderline from exceeding threshold and not set a code.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-24-2014, 09:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 354
Posted By chansta
i wear shoe size 10.5 i wouldn't go any...

i wear shoe size 10.5

i wouldn't go any smaller or larger.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-07-2014, 09:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 301
Posted By chansta
how about getting the right battery.

how about getting the right battery.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-09-2014, 09:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 930
Posted By chansta
matching coolant to owners personality??? are you...

matching coolant to owners personality??? are you for real???

by using just water you're neglecting your engine of specific chemicals that it needs to maintain longevity of cooling system...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-25-2014, 08:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 573
Posted By chansta
only read up to cleaning ur injectors if they're...

only read up to cleaning ur injectors if they're not causing problems i'd suggest not cleaning them.

did a wiring harness on a s55 customer wanted to send injectors out to get cleaned although no...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-21-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 742
Posted By chansta
i know you're trying to be helpful but man......

i know you're trying to be helpful but man... whenever i see you copy n paste 10 pages of information (which is in every thread you post in) it really bugs me lol.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-15-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,102
Posted By chansta
look at ur fuel trim values and see if the car is...

look at ur fuel trim values and see if the car is running lean or rich.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-15-2014, 07:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 636
Posted By chansta
ask yourself.. will the 1/2 impact capable of...

ask yourself.. will the 1/2 impact capable of removing that crank bolt fit??

probably not. unless you want to remove radiator condenser etc to make space for it.

i have a 1/2 snap on impact and...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-13-2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 311
Posted By chansta
pulling fuses can lead to problems. for example -...

pulling fuses can lead to problems. for example - control unit that is staying awake can reset and stop drawing amperage. meaning you wont be able to find the problem until it happens again.

best...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-09-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 316
Posted By chansta
u didnt get any secondary air injection codes? ...

u didnt get any secondary air injection codes?

thats strange.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-03-2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 743
Posted By chansta
fuel pressure doesnt mean fuel pump is working...

fuel pressure doesnt mean fuel pump is working right.

test for volume. spec is >= 2.25L per min.

i usually grab a coolant bottle since it has measurements on the side and do this test for 30...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-26-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 480
Posted By chansta
now lets go on the track n watch the truck flip.

now lets go on the track n watch the truck flip.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-30-2013, 10:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 618
Posted By chansta
first off autologic isnt going to tell u the...

first off autologic isnt going to tell u the solution like malibumafia says unless it sets a code for ews alignment. i use autologic everyday.

secondly take it to a technician not a mechanic. i'd...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-30-2013, 07:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 959
Posted By chansta
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scavenging_(automotiv...

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scavenging_(automotive)

you're pretty smart smolck. read up on that and decide for yourself if you should do so.

if u want my opinion, well, i'm against it.


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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-21-2013, 10:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 876
Posted By chansta
i recently purchased a 325i and have spent $1200...

i recently purchased a 325i and have spent $1200 in parts first month of owning it.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-16-2013, 07:42 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,509
Posted By chansta
i recently got a 325i and the lower hose blew off...

i recently got a 325i and the lower hose blew off on me on my way to the detail shop. found green coolant all over the place so went ahead n fixed it n put blue.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-25-2013, 06:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,214
Posted By chansta
you'd have a check engine light on with codes for...

you'd have a check engine light on with codes for cam to crank correlation.
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