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Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 10-09-2013, 12:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,972
Posted By bimmerguy055
Thanks for posting that! so all one needs is the...

Thanks for posting that! so all one needs is the Icom emulator and usb to OBD cable? or Ethernet end?
Forum: Forced Induction 08-04-2012, 01:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,001
Posted By bimmerguy055
Ultimately it depends what your goals are besides...

Ultimately it depends what your goals are besides the hp. For example, is the car a DD? do you care about having SEL's, traction control, etc on the dash?

I know of only the few that had used a...
Forum: California 05-07-2012, 02:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,673
Posted By bimmerguy055
I actually make simulators on the side if you are...

I actually make simulators on the side if you are interested. Its going to be tough to pass SMOG in CA, you'll have to pay someone off or go to a close-by state and take it there
Forum: California 05-07-2012, 02:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,673
Posted By bimmerguy055
Service Engine Light. but it technically says...

Service Engine Light. but it technically says "service engine soon"
Forum: California 05-07-2012, 02:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 779
Posted By bimmerguy055
If you were closer to SD I would offer to help...

If you were closer to SD I would offer to help you out at very reasonable prices :(
Forum: California 05-07-2012, 02:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,673
Posted By bimmerguy055
I moved from the east coast to SD over a month...

I moved from the east coast to SD over a month ago, worked at some mechanic shop when I got here (so i know how they test), its a 50 50 chance if they check for visual, if you have no cats, they will...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-02-2012, 11:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,480
Posted By bimmerguy055
are you using the stock radio? I would just...

are you using the stock radio? I would just throw out all the oem radio system (speakers, powered amp, and of course business radio) and go with a nice 7" gps touch screen radio. Stock radio is meh...
Forum: General BMW 03-21-2012, 09:45 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 307
Posted By bimmerguy055
In need of 02 slimulators ??? I MAKE THEM!

For those of you who have a Service Engine Light for downstream or post 02 sensors. I have made a emulator for my car, and I thought I should spread the word out, If anyone who is running after...
Forum: Forced Induction 03-21-2012, 09:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,001
Posted By bimmerguy055
its unfortunate that no one has replied to you. ...

its unfortunate that no one has replied to you. here is my thread on my the turbo kit I made my self. good luck. http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=806066
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-02-2011, 11:14 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 967
Posted By bimmerguy055
Thanks for your input, Got new head bolts,...

Thanks for your input,

Got new head bolts, was well aware of the 1 time stretch. as found on http://ezflatscreen.com/carpages/m52headremoval.php I see the head bolts should be tightened in...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-02-2011, 09:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 967
Posted By bimmerguy055
thanks

thanks
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-01-2011, 05:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 967
Posted By bimmerguy055
sent PM, thanks. I did a leak down(i guess...

sent PM, thanks.

I did a leak down(i guess thats what, one would call it?) on valves, by spraying brake cleaner in all intake/exhaust ports (moving cam to have them closed) and I got 4 valves...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-30-2011, 10:35 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 967
Posted By bimmerguy055
that's what I expected from the forums.... no HELP

that's what I expected from the forums.... no HELP
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-29-2011, 08:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 967
Posted By bimmerguy055
bump

bump
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-26-2011, 12:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 967
Posted By bimmerguy055
i don't blame you, since theres a snow storm on...

i don't blame you, since theres a snow storm on the way. I'm sure its going to take a couple days. just let me know.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-26-2011, 12:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 967
Posted By bimmerguy055
If your interested in checking the process out,...

If your interested in checking the process out, your welcome to stop by, PM me. I live in towson. Thanks for your help on posting other places. I'm currently doing it now, got valve cover off and...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-26-2011, 09:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 967
Posted By bimmerguy055
Exclamation Taking HEAD off in BALTIMORE need of local assistance!

Hello everyone,

I'm replacing my valve stem seals and taking off head for cleaning, checking valve health, replacing head gasket, head-studs.

If anyone in the Baltimore area, and willing to...
Forum: Bimmerfest 2010 California sponsored by HorsepowerFreaks 01-25-2011, 10:30 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,983
Posted By bimmerguy055
those horns (K3LA) were an investment. the price...

those horns (K3LA) were an investment. the price is going up like gold. I sold them for a turbo, now I regret selling them. I rather have the horns then turbo at this point. :(
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-02-2010, 05:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 791
Posted By bimmerguy055
I have done compression test, Its in "spec" and...

I have done compression test, Its in "spec" and still burning oil, every now and then I see blue smoke come out the rear. I'm sure its not the valve cover, (no oil residue at any edges or around...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-04-2010, 08:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 572
Posted By bimmerguy055
acquire a usb OBDII reader, that can read live...

acquire a usb OBDII reader, that can read live data, that will tell you the voltage and the meter of air coming into the intake.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-28-2010, 06:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 572
Posted By bimmerguy055
witch way did you remove the oil separator? if...

witch way did you remove the oil separator? if you took the wire harness removal method, check every connection, I though every wire has a certain length and connector type, but somehow got 2...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-28-2010, 05:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 791
Posted By bimmerguy055
fixed my CEL codes, actually found a connector...

fixed my CEL codes, actually found a connector that would work with the purge valve. I still have yet to figure out the blue smoke from exhaust (besides the oil separator, that was replaced) Along...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-27-2010, 09:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 791
Posted By bimmerguy055
I took out my stock springs, they looked fine, a...

I took out my stock springs, they looked fine, a month ago i put new lowering springs in, no breakage.

YEA, the frustration with challenges, seamed to be all ways fighting the over engineered car....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-27-2010, 06:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 791
Posted By bimmerguy055
Angry MY car problems

Hello,

ever since I passed 100k I'm starting to have one problem after another on my car (as im sure with most cars do?). I'm about to turbo my car, but I want to make sure everything is working...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-18-2010, 04:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,012
Posted By bimmerguy055
Well at the last minute I got the car running,...

Well at the last minute I got the car running, for some odd reason, one of my ECU fuses were blown. CEL came on, throwing a p0444 PD, and p0128. I should have installed a catch can, not spend 50bucks...
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