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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Today, 01:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 320
Posted By GoForthFast
Post best pic you can take of the area, and maybe...

Post best pic you can take of the area, and maybe we can return some creative fix ideas.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-29-2015, 11:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 180
Posted By GoForthFast
Ah, #4 in the last diagram ...

Ah, #4 in the last diagram

http://www.bmwgm5.com/e46_relays.htm
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-29-2015, 11:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 145
Posted By GoForthFast
Echo that sentiment. Try to state your...

Echo that sentiment. Try to state your questions/problems more precisely. One at a time is good, but organize things better too please.

I didn't see where you claim to know how to bleed the system...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-29-2015, 10:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 180
Posted By GoForthFast
So then there is no relay for the wipers. None...

So then there is no relay for the wipers.
None listed anywhere.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-27-2015, 10:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 342
Posted By GoForthFast
We're all smiling here! Welcome!

We're all smiling here!

Welcome!
Forum: Parting Out 01-27-2015, 10:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 170
Posted By GoForthFast
Wow, hate to see a beauty like that bite the...

Wow, hate to see a beauty like that bite the dust. Sorry for the crunch.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-27-2015, 07:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 220
Posted By GoForthFast
Not all slots get fuses

Not all slots get fuses
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-25-2015, 12:41 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 312
Posted By GoForthFast
OK, you can do what you want.

OK, you can do what you want.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-25-2015, 12:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 401
Posted By GoForthFast
All the facts logically point to the rack first. ...

All the facts logically point to the rack first.
Do fluid exchanges until you get cherry for sure, but I'd bet that's not the cure.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-25-2015, 12:20 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 424
Posted By GoForthFast
Best if you mark things going in and take notes...

Best if you mark things going in and take notes so you put together properly as you back out.

Don't get frustrated and you'll do just fine.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-24-2015, 10:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 312
Posted By GoForthFast
Always use the hidden OBC coolant temperature...

Always use the hidden OBC coolant temperature function to monitor your temp rather than the dash gauge which is bogus.

When you drained the coolant, did you remove the block drain that is hard to...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-24-2015, 10:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 312
Posted By GoForthFast
Probably so, but the lube bonds to the rubber, as...

Probably so, but the lube bonds to the rubber, as the coolant or whatever might be repelled by the rubber. And gasoline is no lube! Some rubbers rot when exposed to oil.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-24-2015, 10:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 594
Posted By GoForthFast
With as little as you know going into this, read...

With as little as you know going into this, read the wiki and don't stop until finished.
Then make sure you don't buy an es46 until you get a PPI from an honest mechanic who knows his stuff.
...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-22-2015, 11:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 240
Posted By GoForthFast
Change this pump before going anywhere else. ...

Change this pump before going anywhere else.
Forum is littered with posts like yours where next post is pump failed, you stranded.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-22-2015, 11:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 137
Posted By GoForthFast
No, Lowes is a good suggestion. Go to the...

No, Lowes is a good suggestion. Go to the plumbing department and look for the poly clear plastic tubing. Comes in all different sizes and is rigid enough. Got to be inventive from here!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-22-2015, 10:13 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 312
Posted By GoForthFast
I always lube every O-ring on the car with...

I always lube every O-ring on the car with silicone O-ring lube before I put parts together.
It doesn't make a little difference, it makes a LOT of difference.
Your parts would have gone together...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-20-2015, 11:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 403
Posted By GoForthFast
Can use https://thetracktor.com/ to have an...

Can use https://thetracktor.com/ to have an email auto sent to you when price drops below

the level you set.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-20-2015, 11:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 351
Posted By GoForthFast
My fav line of the week, at least! I made...

My fav line of the week, at least!


I made real money, but I hate spending it. So I figured out how to fix my stuff.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-20-2015, 11:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 220
Posted By GoForthFast
fuse chart that you can read

fuse chart that you can read
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-20-2015, 09:15 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 35,111
Posted By GoForthFast
I put pre-cut Lamin-X on my lights when the car...

I put pre-cut Lamin-X on my lights when the car was new and ten years later they still look like new. I'd do it again, paying the extra for pre-cut was worth it.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-20-2015, 12:04 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 35,111
Posted By GoForthFast
Thanks for the latest information on this...

Thanks for the latest information on this subject.

And thank you for your service to protect our country.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-20-2015, 12:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 206
Posted By GoForthFast
Correct, you stand the chance of triggering a...

Correct, you stand the chance of triggering a warning light.
But because added relay coil decreases the total resistance, and therefore increases the current. Warning circuit senses current, not...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-19-2015, 11:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 320
Posted By GoForthFast
Could even be the belt slipping if your indy...

Could even be the belt slipping if your indy spilled something on a pulley or whatever.
Or need to diagnose by opening the hood and observing. Maybe with stethoscope.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-19-2015, 11:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 202
Posted By GoForthFast
lots of great vendors here: ...

lots of great vendors here:

www.furiousmethod.com
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-18-2015, 11:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 206
Posted By GoForthFast
Lighting module right at the headlight switch. It...

Lighting module right at the headlight switch. It is one unit.

What kind of headlights do you have. Xenon's do not have high and low filaments. Choice is made with a shutter.

And BTW, is you...
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