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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 11:59 PM
Replies: 21
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Posted By teklord69
My car's clutch is orignal and has 160K miles on...

My car's clutch is orignal and has 160K miles on it. No slipping yet and still feels strong. I have a feeling it will go easily to 200K or more before a clutch job.

BMW Auto Trans seems to have a...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 03:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 113
Posted By teklord69
No more wood trim!

While I like the wood trim on black interior mine are all cracked, faded and no more high glossy finish. I decided not to do the DiNoc carbon fiber wrap as I am not skilled enough to wrap the door...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-28-2015, 03:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 644
Posted By teklord69
I'm suspecting might be more to it than just 1...

I'm suspecting might be more to it than just 1 company making it then re-branding it. Maybe Dynavin came out with their product first and other companies in China basically copies the technology and...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-28-2015, 12:10 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 644
Posted By teklord69
I had the Parrot Asteroid Smart on my E39. I...

I had the Parrot Asteroid Smart on my E39. I can't say enough how good of a unit it was. Aside from the superb Bluetooth function the sound quality is top-notch. Its also a full on Android tablet...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-27-2015, 04:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 419
Posted By teklord69
Cant beat OEM M-Sport wheels. I prefer the...

Cant beat OEM M-Sport wheels. I prefer the 18-inch style 72. Perfect size for the E46 and modernizes the look. I like it because it resembles the Alpina spoke wheels:
...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-27-2015, 04:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 222
Posted By teklord69
I understand where Fast Bob is coming from..but...

I understand where Fast Bob is coming from..but seems like 90% he is the first to respond to questions and most of the time its "go read the wiki".. Makes sense to read the wiki first and post if...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-27-2015, 08:45 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 502
Posted By teklord69
A responsible seller should disclose a crack...

A responsible seller should disclose a crack because it is a safety issue. An inspection under the car and in the trunk under the carpet should tell you if its been repaired. Sometimes its not so...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-27-2015, 08:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 212
Posted By teklord69
Its easier if you remove and slide off the rubber...

Its easier if you remove and slide off the rubber bracket out from the ICV.. Then pull the ICV staright out with some force.

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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-26-2015, 10:16 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 502
Posted By teklord69
Well if if the subframe is intact and the car...

Well if if the subframe is intact and the car checks out fine then sounds good. I have always wanted a red coupe..they are somewhat rare. Before I got my 330 I almost got the same exact car (323ci)...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-25-2015, 11:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 187
Posted By teklord69
Doesn't that antenna box in the rear pillar also...

Doesn't that antenna box in the rear pillar also serves as the antenna for the keyless entry?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-25-2015, 11:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 502
Posted By teklord69
Why not look for 2002 model and up? The subframe...

Why not look for 2002 model and up? The subframe issue for those years have been fixed and it is more rare than the earlier models.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-25-2015, 11:59 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 502
Posted By teklord69
The 1 most important thing to check first is the...

The 1 most important thing to check first is the subframe mounting points. That year and model is prone to the failure. If its torn, that is a deal breaker. Look it up..
...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-23-2015, 03:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 447
Posted By teklord69
Yeah she gets freaked out also when I put the...

Yeah she gets freaked out also when I put the stuff in the wrong hole ;)
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-22-2015, 05:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 207
Posted By teklord69
I own both! E39 and E46 share same engine but are...

I own both! E39 and E46 share same engine but are totally different cars! Good luck.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-22-2015, 05:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 107
Posted By teklord69
How is Zambia nowadays?

How is Zambia nowadays?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-22-2015, 05:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 303
Posted By teklord69
For that model what you need to check is the rear...

For that model what you need to check is the rear subframe. Look at the sheet metal where the subframe mounts to and I bet it is torn or cracked. That right there is a deal breaker unless you can do...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-21-2015, 11:32 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 644
Posted By teklord69
The flip up units looks cheesy. If you dont have...

The flip up units looks cheesy. If you dont have the cash for a Dynavin unit you can always go single DIN. Doesnt look too bad but having bluetooth, pandora, iheart radio, etc is worth it. Just...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-16-2015, 10:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 160
Posted By teklord69
Check your oil filter housing gasket.

Check your oil filter housing gasket.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-14-2015, 11:16 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,010
Posted By teklord69
Congrats. Great looking vert and I love those...

Congrats. Great looking vert and I love those wheels. Yes no oil pressure gauge. I'd rather have that than the stupid MPG gauge in the dash.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-13-2015, 03:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 165
Posted By teklord69
Might be your clutch?

Might be your clutch?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-13-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 250
Posted By teklord69
Assuming you have auto tranny.. the term is...

Assuming you have auto tranny.. the term is "Kickdown"



Kickdown is a downshift in an automatic transmission triggered when the driver pushes the accelerator to the floor. Automatic...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-13-2015, 03:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 195
Posted By teklord69
Torrents..

Torrents..
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-13-2015, 03:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 331
Posted By teklord69
You are replacing the o-ring on the coolant...

You are replacing the o-ring on the coolant sensor right? Is it because you are leaking coolant from the sensor connected to the lower hose?

If so, that lower hose is a pain the ass to take off...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-12-2015, 05:13 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,010
Posted By teklord69
Yeah I would take a 150k mi 330 with lots of...

Yeah I would take a 150k mi 330 with lots of parts changed vs a 90K mi 330 without any work done. The composite/plastic parts on the car gets brittle due to many heat cycles..so yes the hot temps...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-12-2015, 10:01 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,010
Posted By teklord69
Beautiful car! Sometimes I regret not getting the...

Beautiful car! Sometimes I regret not getting the convertible.

91k is low for that car. I have 160k on my 330ci and runs like new and compression on all cylinders are still at spec.

Stuff I...
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