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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-24-2014, 02:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 192
Posted By cvx5832
2006 to 2008 only. The 2009 LCI had a different...

2006 to 2008 only. The 2009 LCI had a different trunk.

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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-24-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 381
Posted By cvx5832
If that's a genuine climbing carabiner then I...

If that's a genuine climbing carabiner then I don't see the issue.

If that's the stuff you see at the walmart or 7-eleven check out counter then no.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-23-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 177
Posted By cvx5832
Thanks for posting feedback, that will indeed...

Thanks for posting feedback, that will indeed help the next guy. Most top problems are related to the wire loom in the trunk or above the driver, so a documented solution via the ignition switch...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-17-2014, 10:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 196
Posted By cvx5832
What software are you using? Screenshot is from...

What software are you using? Screenshot is from PA Soft and more than one tickbox is present. Even when I was using DIS, the option to retrofit the alarm vs just activating the siren and flash was...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-15-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 282
Posted By cvx5832
That's a good deal if that's parts and labor. My...

That's a good deal if that's parts and labor. My neighbor was quoted $1200 at the local dealership.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-15-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 204
Posted By cvx5832
And just because it's getting fuel at the filter,...

And just because it's getting fuel at the filter, it doesn't mean the pressure is sufficient. If the pressure is inadequate the system can't generate enough of a sucking action to transfer fuel from...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-15-2014, 05:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 204
Posted By cvx5832
I wouldn't be surprised if the light was set off...

I wouldn't be surprised if the light was set off by a lean code, in turn set off by a soft fail fuel pump. Now it's completely dead. The battery drain is a peripheral issue.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-15-2014, 10:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 154
Posted By cvx5832
As pointed out, those are lean codes, not "bad o2...

As pointed out, those are lean codes, not "bad o2 sensor" codes.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-14-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 168
Posted By cvx5832
Is it an XI? More details please. Help us...

Is it an XI?

More details please. Help us help you.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-14-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 386
Posted By cvx5832
Looks like the hub cap from the Suburban is still...

Looks like the hub cap from the Suburban is still fused to your door. That was a strong impact.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-13-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 115
Posted By cvx5832
Symptoms of an overfilled system. Compressor cuts...

Symptoms of an overfilled system. Compressor cuts out when the pressure is too high. Especially since you vented it and it's cooler now.

The system may still be overfilled. When you get 100degF...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-13-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 158
Posted By cvx5832
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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-13-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 307
Posted By cvx5832
So you can put your player away neatly and still...

So you can put your player away neatly and still have access to it. Find a 1-ft cable to match.

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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-10-2014, 08:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 311
Posted By cvx5832
We need better pictures to see what you're...

We need better pictures to see what you're talking about.

In any case if the rust REALLY bothers you, Tikore (http://store.tikore.com/bmw-titanium-lug-bolt-set/?fullSite=1) has a solution for...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-10-2014, 12:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 161
Posted By cvx5832
Hahaha. Looks like the Magic Mushrooms are in...

Hahaha. Looks like the Magic Mushrooms are in full bloom.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-10-2014, 11:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 258
Posted By cvx5832
That's sounding more and more like a starter.

That's sounding more and more like a starter.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-10-2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 250
Posted By cvx5832
VDO/Siemens. The only one I would put in there.

VDO/Siemens. The only one I would put in there.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-10-2014, 09:07 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 716
Posted By cvx5832
All common, except for the metal reinforcement....

All common, except for the metal reinforcement. Those aren't expensive anyway, even from the dealer. Mechanics can usually be like that to drum up some business.

All solvable. There's a DIY for...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-07-2014, 10:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 202
Posted By cvx5832
When you hit the brakes again in the same manner...

When you hit the brakes again in the same manner within 5 seconds, does it do it again or does it take a few moments before the bump-steer condition returns?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-07-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 466
Posted By cvx5832
As pointed out you're shopping in the wrong...

As pointed out you're shopping in the wrong places. Don't stray from about 50 bucks each for a QUALITY rotor.

Furiousmethod.com.

Edit: around 50 bucks each. And personally I change them every...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-06-2014, 11:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 203
Posted By cvx5832
Any reason you're set on eBay for your brakes?

Any reason you're set on eBay for your brakes?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-05-2014, 08:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 476
Posted By cvx5832
That's because it's really a hot air intake. One...

That's because it's really a hot air intake. One look and the cone is exposed to the engine bay temps close to the fender and the expansion tank. Google it. I remember reading someone who actually...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-05-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 253
Posted By cvx5832
What's the maintenance like (details, please) on...

What's the maintenance like (details, please) on that 14-yr old car? It would take me more than a new windshield washer pump to jump on a 14-yr old BMW.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-05-2014, 06:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 374
Posted By cvx5832
OP so do you have it? The ones who said it...

OP so do you have it? The ones who said it doesn't exist have 99-00 E46s. You have a 2001.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-05-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 374
Posted By cvx5832
That's so weird. Now I know. The same way some...

That's so weird. Now I know. The same way some wagons had no keyhole for the rear hatch.
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