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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-24-2015, 06:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 281
Posted By carsnoceans
Bob, I suppose the car needs to go on a ramp or...

Bob, I suppose the car needs to go on a ramp or jack stands? I don't suppose it can be done with a liquivac type tool?

I can't make a mess in a condo parking garage. It won't sit will with...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-24-2015, 04:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 281
Posted By carsnoceans
Honestly, I don't know. ODO reads 87,500 right...

Honestly, I don't know. ODO reads 87,500 right now. I had Inspection I done around 22months and 7000 miles ago. I don't drive all that much nowadays.

I check the engine oil every few months and...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-24-2015, 01:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 281
Posted By carsnoceans
Metallic whirring noise in low gear

I know this is the worst way to describe a car problem but lack of mechanical aptitude forces my hand here... getting a metallic whirring noise (like something is loose). It's kind of loud when I...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-15-2014, 01:26 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 230
Posted By carsnoceans
What is this part?

Found this in my trunk today... I was working on changing the battery yesterday so its probably something from there but I am not quite sure what and where.

And, how important is this little...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-13-2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,659
Posted By carsnoceans
Got the car jump started outside my apt from a...

Got the car jump started outside my apt from a friend and went to PepBoy. I thought driving for 25mins would have been safe to charge it a bit.... I was wrong! Old battery died again!! This time...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-13-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,659
Posted By carsnoceans
Any thoughts on the Bosch battery? One of the...

Any thoughts on the Bosch battery? One of the posters above gave a 25% code for it and its coming out around $150. Quite similar to Autozone.

Bob, I read your recommendations on Walmart (on...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-13-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,659
Posted By carsnoceans
I called up the PepBoy store around here and they...

I called up the PepBoy store around here and they recommended this...

http://www.pepboys.com/product/details/9456178/00823/parts/batteries_accessories/automotive_batteries
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-13-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,659
Posted By carsnoceans
E46 battery - 94R DLG or H7 Maxx?

Finally the battery gave up on my 2005 e46 (sedan). It wouldn't even give clicking for low battery... completely dead.

According to past threads, 94R Duralast (Autozone; $185) and H7 Maxx...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-14-2013, 01:59 PM
Replies: 423
Views: 20,497
Posted By carsnoceans
Only status worthy if you are matching it with...

Only status worthy if you are matching it with the ride. Perhaps a Cervelo P3 or Orbea Ordu. :D
Forum: Exterior 08-13-2013, 07:39 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 197
Posted By carsnoceans
WTB Thule 753 Roof rack for E46

I am in DC/MD/VA area. Will drive a reasonable distance to pickup or pay shipping.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-13-2013, 04:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 359
Posted By carsnoceans
Thule roof rack or OEM

I found the part number to be - 82710142220 for the OEM roof rack. Any comparisons against Thule 753? I watched couple of DIY videos.

Installation seems simple enough as long as long everything...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-12-2013, 08:23 PM
Replies: 423
Views: 20,497
Posted By carsnoceans
Those were some really good times. :rofl:

Those were some really good times. :rofl:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-12-2013, 04:38 PM
Replies: 423
Views: 20,497
Posted By carsnoceans
Greetings CA :) CA, good to see you too....

Greetings CA :)

CA, good to see you too. Much happened in last few years... I moved to East Coast, my babied E-46 became a daily driver and utility vehicle (rather than weekend machine) and I...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-12-2013, 04:33 PM
Replies: 423
Views: 20,497
Posted By carsnoceans
Heh, CaptainAudio and BoltJames are Abbot and...

Heh, CaptainAudio and BoltJames are Abbot and Costello of Bimmerfest. Always were... still are.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-12-2013, 01:39 PM
Replies: 423
Views: 20,497
Posted By carsnoceans
6 years later, BJ and CaptainAudio are still at...

6 years later, BJ and CaptainAudio are still at it?!!!

Has Statustasia been recognized as a sovereign nation yet?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-08-2012, 11:47 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,505
Posted By carsnoceans
Pics?

Pics?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-07-2012, 10:08 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,505
Posted By carsnoceans
Thanks man. I'll cover the shipping happily. ...

Thanks man. I'll cover the shipping happily.

I read the DIY and it seems simple enough except for removing all the trim. I am just a little concerned on breaking the trims up front. :rofl: I am a...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-07-2012, 06:22 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,505
Posted By carsnoceans
No man. My tools include hex wrenches,...

No man. My tools include hex wrenches, screwdriver and pedal wrench (for the cycle) but thats about it.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-07-2012, 03:36 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,505
Posted By carsnoceans
FM transmitters work? Since when? I...

FM transmitters work? Since when?




I hear ya. But I don't use iPod with stored music. Its all streaming (pandora etc) so it that won't help anyways.

Smolck, I don't have a drill or...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-07-2012, 02:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,505
Posted By carsnoceans
Smolcky! nice to see you man. Looks you have...

Smolcky! nice to see you man. Looks you have certainly been active here past few years. :)

Okay, the aux input seems simple enough. Any DIY guide for pulling this off?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-06-2012, 11:15 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,505
Posted By carsnoceans
iPhone/iPod integration w/ E46 (H/K+nav)

I am tired of the carrying CD's and crappy radio stations. Its time for Dice or one of the better alternatives.

Have - E46 '05 with H/K and Nav
Need - Integration with my iPhone4 (just for the...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 09-19-2011, 07:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,224
Posted By carsnoceans
Need all-season setup for E46 ZHP - Pls advise

Hi

Currently running OEM (Potenzas) summer tires setup on my E46 ZHP (different size front and rear) but looking to go all seasons since I have to replace all 4's. But I would like to keep similar...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-15-2011, 09:39 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 926
Posted By carsnoceans
Running mismatched tires - issues?

I had a blowout in my original Bridgestone Potenza yesterday. I have a different size front and rear performance tires (Bridgestone Potenza; uni-directional).

I have been wanting to put all...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-07-2011, 07:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 861
Posted By carsnoceans
Went in this evening... interaction was smooth...

Went in this evening... interaction was smooth with the fellows there. They were more than glad to take a look for anything that wasn't "as before".

Outside temperature sensor was unplugged. Now...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-07-2011, 07:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 861
Posted By carsnoceans
Thanks for clarifying. How do I get to know...

Thanks for clarifying.

How do I get to know what might be broken? Could it just be because of temperature sensor or something else?
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