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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-18-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 538
Posted By Y2K_Bimmer
Looks like a nice unit and the price is pretty...

Looks like a nice unit and the price is pretty reasonable. Adding to my wish list...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-26-2014, 02:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 459
Posted By Y2K_Bimmer
How do the tires look? i'm starting to get a...

How do the tires look? i'm starting to get a little shimmy and a shake as my tires wear and it's worse when I let the pressure get down.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-24-2014, 08:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 187
Posted By Y2K_Bimmer
Mine went away when I replaced my tires. Wore out...

Mine went away when I replaced my tires. Wore out my "performance" tires and put on some that were only $90 at Discount Tire and they have been great.
Also check tire pressure. It seemed to wander...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-24-2014, 08:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 701
Posted By Y2K_Bimmer
I think a lot of members buy through the Site...

I think a lot of members buy through the Site Sponsors. Link is above just left of the Wiki link.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-22-2014, 07:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 301
Posted By Y2K_Bimmer
Mine did the same. Ended up a little high in the...

Mine did the same. Ended up a little high in the stick but not too far. I think your 323 takes 6.6 quarts. Next time I'm going to bring just six quarts in and add the rest after myself.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-19-2014, 07:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 270
Posted By Y2K_Bimmer
That's ugly. Time for a quick trip out to my...

That's ugly. Time for a quick trip out to my garage...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-04-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 492
Posted By Y2K_Bimmer
When my thermostat was bad I got a lean code. I...

When my thermostat was bad I got a lean code. I dont remember the code but it went away once I replaced the tstat.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-30-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 492
Posted By Y2K_Bimmer
I would bet on a bad thermostat. That's what it...

I would bet on a bad thermostat. That's what it was on mine. Search the forum here for a coolant system overhaul because the next thing is a hose, or the expansion tank, or the other hose, or... you...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-30-2013, 08:31 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,121
Posted By Y2K_Bimmer
Hey don't bag on us 323i guys! To the OP: ...

Hey don't bag on us 323i guys!

To the OP:
Stop worrying about your car. Make your payment and have a few bucks in savings in case it breaks. I'm sure you have a contingency fund for your rentals...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-10-2013, 08:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 756
Posted By Y2K_Bimmer
100 miles round trip I would buy a Prius or some...

100 miles round trip I would buy a Prius or some other serious commuter vehicle. I'm sure a lot of that is highway but you'll average 25mpg (http://www.fuelly.com/car/bmw/325i). 2,000 miles per month...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-30-2013, 09:05 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 705
Posted By Y2K_Bimmer
Don't be bagging on AZ. Great weather makes for...

Don't be bagging on AZ. Great weather makes for some nice older BMWs.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-14-2013, 06:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 185
Posted By Y2K_Bimmer
How many miles since replacing the fuel filter?

How many miles since replacing the fuel filter?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-11-2013, 09:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 290
Posted By Y2K_Bimmer
There is a rubber flex disk between the trans and...

There is a rubber flex disk between the trans and driveshaft. It looks like a cross section of a tire with the cords and where the bolts go through there are metal sleeves. It's called a giubo and is...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-11-2013, 09:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 412
Posted By Y2K_Bimmer
Agree with Fast Bob. If he maintenance is all...

Agree with Fast Bob. If he maintenance is all done and you have extra cash, consider a road trip.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-05-2013, 09:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 830
Posted By Y2K_Bimmer
I looked at Home Depot but they want $50 a can...

I looked at Home Depot but they want $50 a can (http://www.homedepot.com/s/webapp/catalog/servlet/Search?keyword=plasti+dip&Ns=None&Ntpr=1&Ntpc=1&selectedCatgry=SEARCH%2bALL). Seems way over priced...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-04-2013, 08:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 830
Posted By Y2K_Bimmer
Great videos. My front bumper is a mess from...

Great videos. My front bumper is a mess from commuting. Might have to give this a try.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-25-2013, 08:58 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 794
Posted By Y2K_Bimmer
I had that once. Was like a bomb went off there...

I had that once. Was like a bomb went off there was so much smoke.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-09-2013, 09:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 306
Posted By Y2K_Bimmer
Nice ride, congrats. The mileage seems a little...

Nice ride, congrats. The mileage seems a little high.. wow, that's 4,000 miles a year.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-03-2013, 06:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 492
Posted By Y2K_Bimmer
My tramlining went away when I went from a...

My tramlining went away when I went from a performance type tire which was also a little wider back to exactly stock size. Kumho I think and were less than $ 100.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-03-2013, 12:19 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 649
Posted By Y2K_Bimmer
I think what they are saying is to do an oil...

I think what they are saying is to do an oil change with the correct oil. Go to BMW and they will do it with exactly the right oil and filter. And if it is ticking they will tell you what it is....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-01-2013, 10:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,026
Posted By Y2K_Bimmer
It says European Blend on the front label and...

It says European Blend on the front label and LL01 on the back....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-29-2013, 05:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,026
Posted By Y2K_Bimmer
I just bought 7 quarts of Mobil 1 Euro spec as...

I just bought 7 quarts of Mobil 1 Euro spec as they say. Didnt see the Castrol. I would guess that the mention in the engine compartment is part of the original supplier agreement.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-19-2013, 09:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 413
Posted By Y2K_Bimmer
keep your current car and finish college.

keep your current car and finish college.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-19-2013, 09:46 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,617
Posted By Y2K_Bimmer
That's crazy.

That's crazy.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-13-2013, 09:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 654
Posted By Y2K_Bimmer
Here's the diagram of a 323i and you can see the...

Here's the diagram of a 323i and you can see the operating rod #4 http://www.realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=AM33&mospid=47718&btnr=41_1111&hg=41&fg=40
so if you got a slim jim it still doesn't...
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