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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 09:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 222
Posted By GoForthFast
Welcome! Think grammar, punctuation and...

Welcome!
Think grammar, punctuation and paragraphs and we'll understand you better, and you'll get more people working on solutions for you.

When you went in there for the boot, etc, are you...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 07:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 295
Posted By GoForthFast
Agree that your fan could be stuck and cooling...

Agree that your fan could be stuck and cooling too much.
But I do think a proper thermostat would cut off all coolant flow thru the radiator, thus negating the effect of a stuck fan.

I'd fix your...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 07:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 140
Posted By GoForthFast
Used to be online, but removed now. I...

Used to be online, but removed now.

I believe you'll find wiring diagrams chock a bloc in the back of the Bentley Manual
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-05-2015, 12:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 185
Posted By GoForthFast
Newbie does great pioneering work in field of A/C...

Newbie does great pioneering work in field of A/C drain; makes his mark!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-03-2015, 11:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 295
Posted By GoForthFast
you need to start monitoring your coolant temp...

you need to start monitoring your coolant temp with your OBC hidden functions and report that to us rather than the really imprecise dash gauge.

print out a copy and keep in your glove box.

...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-03-2015, 10:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 220
Posted By GoForthFast
F connector breaks every time you work on the...

F connector breaks every time you work on the intake boots

Always keep a spare

http://www.ecstuning.com/Search/SiteSearch/F_Connector/ES33009/
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-02-2015, 10:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 321
Posted By GoForthFast
From this distance it feels like you're reacting...

From this distance it feels like you're reacting rashly.

brand names in this kit are fine.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-02-2015, 10:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 395
Posted By GoForthFast
Special attention to the cooling system complete...

Special attention to the cooling system complete replacement. That with the most potential to completely wreck your car if ignored.

How's your body?
Any rusting yet?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-02-2015, 09:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 273
Posted By GoForthFast
Next car for evaluation post the url for the ad. ...

Next car for evaluation post the url for the ad.
You'll get better info from us.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-02-2015, 09:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 303
Posted By GoForthFast
Have you used the search function to discover all...

Have you used the search function to discover all that's been written on this topic previously? you'll learn more that way than anyone is going to re-write here for you.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-02-2015, 04:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 262
Posted By GoForthFast
No one's said The Rack yet?

No one's said The Rack yet?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-02-2015, 03:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 306
Posted By GoForthFast
how long does it shiver? leaky fuel injectors...

how long does it shiver?
leaky fuel injectors can do a bit of this. smell gas when started?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-02-2015, 02:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 282
Posted By GoForthFast
When you're 18 it feels like every trip to the...

When you're 18 it feels like every trip to the store is a race, but you've got the wrong car to be revving so high as a matter of course. Its' too old. Count on breaking things and investing a lot if...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-02-2015, 01:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 321
Posted By GoForthFast
maybe a happy ending for you after all. we're all...

maybe a happy ending for you after all. we're all pulling for you.
are you sure your shop is really expert on e46? I don't get faith from listening to your feedback from them.
I'm primarily...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-30-2015, 09:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 249
Posted By GoForthFast
Company will even pay for a free call to them to...

Company will even pay for a free call to them to ask if they claim this will work with an Xi.
Call them.

I bet it's a no fit without difficult mods.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-27-2015, 09:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 510
Posted By GoForthFast
most of the vendors here have good quality and...

most of the vendors here have good quality and great prices here in the usa.

www.furiousmethod.com

use www.realoem.com first to research part numbers
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-27-2015, 09:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 375
Posted By GoForthFast
And I'd say your son got stuck with a lemon that...

And I'd say your son got stuck with a lemon that the seller knew was failing. Got any lemon laws in Canada?
Auto trans fix at the dealer is a $3500 fix.
Take it to a trans shop to see if you can...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-27-2015, 07:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 528
Posted By GoForthFast
Immediately need to have someone experienced...

Immediately need to have someone experienced inspect your subframe for 'the damage'.

Much has been written for this over many years here. You do know it has the potential to cost $2000 to repair.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-27-2015, 07:37 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,024
Posted By GoForthFast
Just make sure mechanic has plenty of experience...

Just make sure mechanic has plenty of experience with the arcane e46 cooling system.
No room for those with no knowledge thereof.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-27-2015, 07:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 290
Posted By GoForthFast
you may think I don't empathize, but I am...

you may think I don't empathize, but I am concerned for your safety.
Unfortunately the chinese don't really have quality built into their DNA, and it's best to avoid a whole category of automotive...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-27-2015, 07:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 195
Posted By GoForthFast
Your most valuable asset would be an experienced...

Your most valuable asset would be an experienced guy who really knows his A/C stuff.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-27-2015, 07:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 251
Posted By GoForthFast
Used seats from a junkyard is usually considered...

Used seats from a junkyard is usually considered in this case.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-27-2015, 07:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 174
Posted By GoForthFast
have you tried running with the MAF disconnected...

have you tried running with the MAF disconnected to see if you still have this problem?
have you scrutinized your intake parts to make sure you don't have an air leak? Boots and gaskets all in great...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-25-2015, 10:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 314
Posted By GoForthFast
my '04 Ci has sports suspension standard, but I...

my '04 Ci has sports suspension standard, but I also have the sports package as a paid option.
not understanding what you mean by 'required to have the SP'? Standard or paid for? And including the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-25-2015, 09:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,024
Posted By GoForthFast
Coolant will not self bleed or level out by...

Coolant will not self bleed or level out by itself no matter how many cycles you put it thru.

Learn the correct way from this thread:
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=914109

or...
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