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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-11-2017, 07:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 517
Posted By GoForthFast
Either my monitor is on the way out, or you took...

Either my monitor is on the way out, or you took these pics with an infrared camera in the dark. These are some of the worst color rendition pics I have ever seen.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-11-2017, 07:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 472
Posted By GoForthFast
No offense, but your dad is a jackass. Don't do...

No offense, but your dad is a jackass. Don't do what he says.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-11-2017, 07:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 441
Posted By GoForthFast
Sight unseen we hate the brand Autostart. Very...

Sight unseen we hate the brand Autostart. Very likely your problem.
Try hard to get the same pump we all use here. It is the most reliable.

And how can you reset the dash gauge using the OBC...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-11-2017, 07:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 314
Posted By GoForthFast
Try a different battery and don't buy the most...

Try a different battery and don't buy the most expensive one you can possibly find. (at the dealer!)
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-21-2016, 01:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 404
Posted By GoForthFast
hundreds report otherwise, including my...

hundreds report otherwise, including my experience.
so why take the chance.

mine lasted 8000 miles before leaking badly again.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-21-2016, 01:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 157
Posted By GoForthFast
Fenders will not fit your car

Fenders will not fit your car
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-18-2016, 08:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 632
Posted By GoForthFast
Next time use the correct silicone O-ring lube. ...

Next time use the correct silicone O-ring lube.
this should be used for every O-ring assembly on an e46.
Makes a huge difference in assembly.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-18-2016, 08:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 507
Posted By GoForthFast
not an unkown phenomenon. probably a slo fail...

not an unkown phenomenon.
probably a slo fail on your pump.
Time to PM the pump with a new one.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-18-2016, 06:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 309
Posted By GoForthFast
+1 you're on the right track

+1 you're on the right track
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-18-2016, 06:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 414
Posted By GoForthFast
see details in the article starting on page 4 ...

see details in the article starting on page 4


what brand starter did you install. important.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-12-2016, 09:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 336
Posted By GoForthFast
But just for arguments sake, my original gasket...

But just for arguments sake, my original gasket is now on there for 12+ years and 122K miles. The standard gasket is not the kiss of death.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-12-2016, 09:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 283
Posted By GoForthFast
Pardon, but whoever observed the car and gave you...

Pardon, but whoever observed the car and gave you your original diagnosis did not report accurately. Don't trust that source for your next bit of information.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-12-2016, 09:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 259
Posted By GoForthFast
what brand fuel pump did you install?

what brand fuel pump did you install?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-28-2016, 08:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 275
Posted By GoForthFast
Definitely don't use the final drive. Use the...

Definitely don't use the final drive.
Use the cross member in the rear to jack up the whole car and then place your jack stands where scissor jack is supposed to go.

In front there is no good...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-24-2016, 11:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 451
Posted By GoForthFast
Do you wait for the pump to prime before you turn...

Do you wait for the pump to prime before you turn the key all the way to the starter motor position?

Maybe you're losing fuel pressure when the car sits.

Does the car start this way if it only...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-24-2016, 10:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 632
Posted By GoForthFast
Got a youtube DIY for that?

Got a youtube DIY for that?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-24-2016, 10:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 475
Posted By GoForthFast
I'd start by investigating your lighting control...

I'd start by investigating your lighting control module
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-13-2016, 05:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 566
Posted By GoForthFast
Zeichen311 : Finally! someone else with an...

Zeichen311 :

Finally! someone else with an other than black interior!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-13-2016, 05:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 566
Posted By GoForthFast
There is no such thing as a minor leak on an e46....

There is no such thing as a minor leak on an e46. A small one can destroy your engine.

There is no such thing as throwing parts at a cooling system problem. We regularly replace whole systems as...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-13-2016, 04:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 521
Posted By GoForthFast
Odds are motor mounts are not the problem. Was...

Odds are motor mounts are not the problem.
Was vibration there before the new tires and wheels?

Give some details. Vibrates at what speeds? And under power and not?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-09-2016, 10:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 12,983
Posted By GoForthFast
Make sure to lube the O ring before reassembly...

Make sure to lube the O ring before reassembly with your finger dipped in a few drops of oil.
And the O-ring wedges into a tapered OFH as you tighten the cap. You really get all the seal you need...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-09-2016, 10:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 772
Posted By GoForthFast
Pics would help us help you tremendously. Show...

Pics would help us help you tremendously. Show the disconnect.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-09-2016, 10:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 362
Posted By GoForthFast
Never up the amp rating of a fuse. Wanna set your...

Never up the amp rating of a fuse. Wanna set your car on fire?

Do the fuel filter as said. If still a problem, need to measure pressure and volume with standard tests.

Did your car run OK...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-08-2016, 10:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 391
Posted By GoForthFast
You'll need to be checking for water in the oil...

You'll need to be checking for water in the oil or vice versa asap.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-08-2016, 01:44 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,037
Posted By GoForthFast
Be excellent to have you as a reg back here...

Be excellent to have you as a reg back here again! And kudos on getting your ride for such a great price with all that work done by you. Bonus time!

I wonder what driving an auto feels like. I'm...
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