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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-14-2015, 12:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 330
Posted By Toona79
can usually do a cheap zip tie fix, search it....

can usually do a cheap zip tie fix, search it. Been running mine that way for 5 years now
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-03-2015, 01:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 619
Posted By Toona79
but then insurance and all other replacement part...

but then insurance and all other replacement part have M3 markup. I'm still tempted to drive up to NY and spend a few days with Impressive AutoWerk.:dunno:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-16-2015, 11:40 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 329
Posted By Toona79
smoke test it to find vacuum leak. Either take it...

smoke test it to find vacuum leak. Either take it to shop to do it or DIY, look on youtube for how to
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-02-2015, 09:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 400
Posted By Toona79
yeah take em one code at a time, check the above...

yeah take em one code at a time, check the above mentioned hoses for tears and then check the CCV hoses for breaks. The hose from my CCV to the oil dipstick was nearly in two. start there and then...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-31-2015, 07:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 652
Posted By Toona79
been riding on Conti Extreme Contact DW for a few...

been riding on Conti Extreme Contact DW for a few days now and I'm impressed so far. As soon as i put them on went for a 300 mile trip. They are a little soft in cornering response but nice ride...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-31-2015, 07:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 635
Posted By Toona79
Yeah I don't think the ballast is actually part...

Yeah I don't think the ballast is actually part of the headlight assy. I think item 16 in the diagram linked. I've already replaced 1 and I'm about to replace the 2nd in my car. They are expensive...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-31-2015, 07:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 357
Posted By Toona79
Yeah front wheel bearing is cake, it's a hub...

Yeah front wheel bearing is cake, it's a hub bearing assembly. Just unbolt everything and it pretty much comes right off. Rears are another thing entirely. Get a big breaker bar from harbor freight ,...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-11-2015, 02:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 359
Posted By Toona79
+1 on all that FB said in the same boat as...

+1 on all that FB said

in the same boat as OP having to get new wheels getting 18's and lighter weight ones at that. ModBargains sells Sportline CSL style that shave a few lbs. Might want to check...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-27-2015, 06:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 252
Posted By Toona79
VANOS search around on Vanos seal kits if you...

VANOS search around on Vanos seal kits if you haven't done so yet. Beisan has a nice kit and superb instructions on how to DIY.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-21-2015, 02:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 182
Posted By Toona79
so after more reading, it seems the coupes do...

so after more reading, it seems the coupes do have a little more room in the rear. So thinking I should go down to 255/35 tires? anyone else?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-21-2015, 09:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 182
Posted By Toona79
another wheel question...i know right

Hey everyone, been a while since I've posted anything but still lurking around, searching and getting all the answers i need to fix everything...until now.
Have a problem, I'm about to order new...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-07-2015, 02:37 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,200
Posted By Toona79
2nd what Caver Dave said, check those hoses on...

2nd what Caver Dave said, check those hoses on the CCV system, my hose from the valve to the oil dipstick tube was nearly broken in 2.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-25-2015, 01:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 503
Posted By Toona79
on the new ones , dab a little dielectric grease...

on the new ones , dab a little dielectric grease around the opening of the boot and it will help prevent them getting stuck and tearing
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-13-2015, 09:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 537
Posted By Toona79
I'll second the good experience here. I ordered...

I'll second the good experience here. I ordered mine couple years ago and shipping was fast and company was very responsive :thumbup: and the Koni yellows are awesome!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-30-2015, 02:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 512
Posted By Toona79
thats correct ahull, looked back through my notes...

thats correct ahull, looked back through my notes and first i had lean codes which were solved by replacing the ccv assy, cracked hose to oil dipstick tube, and then the misfires were cured by new...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-27-2015, 01:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 512
Posted By Toona79
which misfire code specifically? might direct us...

which misfire code specifically? might direct us if it's vacuum related or coil/plugs.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-07-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 605
Posted By Toona79
sounds familiar. Yeah check fuel pressure and...

sounds familiar. Yeah check fuel pressure and check hidden menu for left and right tank levels to make sure jet siphon is working. Fuel filter been replaced anytime? I had similar codes but on 6 and...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-05-2014, 06:40 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,297
Posted By Toona79
no not all were bad, but I had codes for cylinder...

no not all were bad, but I had codes for cylinder 2 and 6 at some point so it's worth my time and energy to just buy all 6 and replace them at one time and not have to worry about another going out...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-04-2014, 06:55 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,297
Posted By Toona79
an update for someone who searches in the future....

an update for someone who searches in the future. I replaced all 6 coils and problem completely fixed! Engine purrs beautifully. So nice to have it run right .
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-21-2014, 06:28 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,048
Posted By Toona79
Here's my EDC, decent blade and lightweight. Got...

Here's my EDC, decent blade and lightweight. Got a few more at the house that aren't so practical to carry. Had a Kershaw that I love the blade on, but the clip on it broke :(
...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-03-2014, 07:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 545
Posted By Toona79
check "hidden onboard computer functions"...

check "hidden onboard computer functions" http://www.bimmerfest.com/wiki/index.php/BMW_E46#Hidden_Onboard_Computer_Functions
that's what the easter egg menu is. thatll show individual levels in the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-25-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,297
Posted By Toona79
Interesting read, and I'm with ya on liquid fixes...

Interesting read, and I'm with ya on liquid fixes for mechanical problems is usually a sham. I did see the link to a cleaning service, witchHunter performance, so maybe I'll give that a shot when I...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-24-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 554
Posted By Toona79
bluebee's got the right idea, but have fun doin...

bluebee's got the right idea, but have fun doin this job, prepare yourself it's frustrating. Just did it a couple weeks back and spent a while getting all those hoses back in. There is lots of info...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-24-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,297
Posted By Toona79
well on that note I thought I would try some...

well on that note I thought I would try some cleaner. So I bought a bottle of Techron and gave it a go... and all but gone is the studdering, just a couple blips the day after, on a cold start, and...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-19-2014, 06:40 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,297
Posted By Toona79
well i checked out the MAF last night. It seems...

well i checked out the MAF last night. It seems fine , voltages are correct and resistance is right and no unintentional grounding. oh codes came back btw, same ones. I'm gonna swap coils next and...
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