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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-27-2015, 09:34 PM
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Posted By Fishful Thinking
Read. The. WIKI. Before. Asking. Questions. ...

Read. The. WIKI. Before. Asking. Questions. Pretty simple, no?

http://www.bimmerfest.com/wiki/index.php/BMW_E46

Very often, the WIKI holds the answers to most people's questions, and folks are...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-27-2015, 09:32 PM
Replies: 16
Smg
Views: 701
Posted By Fishful Thinking
Read. The. WIKI. Before. Asking. Questions. ...

Read. The. WIKI. Before. Asking. Questions. Pretty simple, no?

http://www.bimmerfest.com/wiki/index.php/BMW_E46
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-22-2015, 10:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 182
Posted By Fishful Thinking
Well, it's not like they're all that rare. Just...

Well, it's not like they're all that rare. Just find one with a manual that meets your standards. Take your time shopping for the right car, be sure to get a pre-purchase inspection, and be...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-21-2015, 01:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 660
Posted By Fishful Thinking
A priest, a minister and a rabbi are discussing...

A priest, a minister and a rabbi are discussing life, death, and the afterlife when the conversation turns to the question of what would you like to hear said about you at your funeral. The priest...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-21-2015, 01:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 660
Posted By Fishful Thinking
A man in the old west is sitting in front of the...

A man in the old west is sitting in front of the saloon when a dusty, dried up looking cowboy rides up. The cowboy climbs off his horse, ties it up, walks around to the horse's backside, lifts the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-02-2015, 02:11 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 568
Posted By Fishful Thinking
Isn't there a cold climate thermostat available...

Isn't there a cold climate thermostat available for these cars?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-29-2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 148
Posted By Fishful Thinking
Your car is most probably an E90, not an E46. ...

Your car is most probably an E90, not an E46. Try the E90 forum.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-21-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 176
Views: 16,612
Posted By Fishful Thinking
Got mine replaced, no problem. Just call the...

Got mine replaced, no problem. Just call the dealer and make an appointment.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-20-2014, 05:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 180
Posted By Fishful Thinking
1. Bleed your coolant system. Search this site...

1. Bleed your coolant system. Search this site for tons of info.
2. Borrow a code reader from your local car parts store, read the codes, and google them or post them here, and someone will know...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-20-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 356
Posted By Fishful Thinking
Do not over fill your expansion tank. As the...

Do not over fill your expansion tank. As the name implies, there has to be some room for expansion in the tank. Air is compressible. Coolant is not. Add just enough coolant to float the indicator...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-12-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 274
Posted By Fishful Thinking
How old are your tires? I've experienced this in...

How old are your tires? I've experienced this in cars with old tires.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-12-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 349
Posted By Fishful Thinking
Only way to know whether one will be fast enough...

Only way to know whether one will be fast enough for you is to try them both out. I wanted a 330, but I bought my 325 because it was in fantastic condition at a great price, which outweiged my...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-12-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 356
Posted By Fishful Thinking
I'd start by bleeding the system. Plenty of DYIs...

I'd start by bleeding the system. Plenty of DYIs available on this site. Good luck.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-10-2014, 10:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 199
Posted By Fishful Thinking
OM effin'G! Insane.

OM effin'G! Insane.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-09-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 264
Posted By Fishful Thinking
The difference between so-called All Season tires...

The difference between so-called All Season tires and dedicated winter tires is night and day. Winter tires are a huge advantage in snowy conditions. Your best bet is to get a second set of wheels...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-05-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 155
Posted By Fishful Thinking
Call a car locksmith company - they may be able...

Call a car locksmith company - they may be able to slim-jim your door open for not too much $$$$. Good luck.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-03-2014, 01:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,038
Posted By Fishful Thinking
You can search for a BMW mechanic on this site: ...

You can search for a BMW mechanic on this site: http://www.bimrs.org/

I suggest you also look at lemon laws in your state. Headlights are a safety item, and your state may require that the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-02-2014, 09:59 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 670
Posted By Fishful Thinking
Used BMW wheels are easy to find on Craigslist.

Used BMW wheels are easy to find on Craigslist.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-24-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 422
Posted By Fishful Thinking
From the WIKI: The sport package has been...

From the WIKI:

The sport package has been available on all E46 3-series cars. It typically included:
A 3-spoke multifunction steering wheel
Sport seats with adjustable thigh support and heavier,...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-23-2014, 09:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 422
Posted By Fishful Thinking
I believe all coupes came with sports suspension.

I believe all coupes came with sports suspension.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-22-2014, 10:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 228
Posted By Fishful Thinking
Did you read the instruction manual thing? ...

Did you read the instruction manual thing?



Kids these days.....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-17-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 229
Posted By Fishful Thinking
Ummm, it's a coupe. No door to open. I...

Ummm, it's a coupe. No door to open.

I suggest calling the dealership and asking someone in their service department. Tell them you can't bring it in right now, and is there an emergency fix. ...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-17-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 240
Posted By Fishful Thinking
Try here: http://www.bmwgm5.com/ This guy...

Try here: http://www.bmwgm5.com/

This guy rebuilt my control module and restored my lock function. Good luck.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-15-2014, 10:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 720
Posted By Fishful Thinking
924 running on 3 cyl?

924 running on 3 cyl?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-14-2014, 11:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 766
Posted By Fishful Thinking
And if you're a BMWCCA member, the dealer will...

And if you're a BMWCCA member, the dealer will give you a discount, making it even more competitive.
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