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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-25-2014, 08:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 593
Posted By stlmethod
Mines been leaking for about 2 years. Havent...

Mines been leaking for about 2 years. Havent fixed yet....just keep checking oil.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-25-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,489
Posted By stlmethod
I had similar issues with vibration awhile ago. ...

I had similar issues with vibration awhile ago. It could be your camshaft sensor but mine was a "sticky" brake caliper on the front drivers side. After you get out of your car just hold your hand...
Forum: Mobile Electronics and Lighting 04-22-2013, 08:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 741
Posted By stlmethod
Still have this available?

Still have this available?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-09-2012, 08:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 869
Posted By stlmethod
A lot of stuff is DIY'able & a lot of things need...

A lot of stuff is DIY'able & a lot of things need to be looked at and taken care of preventaively. Especially with that mileage. If serviced at the dealer he can pull up service history. Use this...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-12-2012, 09:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,195
Posted By stlmethod
Definately let me know the outcome. You...

Definately let me know the outcome.

You may find the last section of this attachement useful.

Also, I think there was a time period where xi's had sport and non sport suspension, if you...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-12-2012, 07:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,195
Posted By stlmethod
Been going through similar issues on springs. I...

Been going through similar issues on springs. I replaced factory with H&R sports and wish I didn't. 25k miles later I really want to soredo the entire suspension due to harshness and been looking...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-12-2012, 07:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 950
Posted By stlmethod
Scroll down for the 2012 Maps: ...

Scroll down for the 2012 Maps:
http://www.trademotion.com/partlocator/index.cfm?action=AccessoryCatalog&catalogid=4462&siteid=214672&categoryID=157629
Forum: General BMW 08-30-2012, 07:10 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 8,124
Posted By stlmethod
Just signed up. Looks very good. Would like to...

Just signed up. Looks very good. Would like to import an excel spreadsheet like others have mentioned. I haven't had much time to play around with the log book but is there a way to schedule...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-21-2012, 07:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 422
Posted By stlmethod
I think Solidjake has a good DIY video for this. ...

I think Solidjake has a good DIY video for this. Try searching youtube, this forum or send him a message. I know most of the site sponsors or online parts stores have DIY or tech articles. The...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-20-2012, 11:02 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,859
Posted By stlmethod
Sunroof, Nav Computer, Passenger side reverse...

Sunroof, Nav Computer, Passenger side reverse mirror funtion, leaky oil pan gasket, noisy AC Compressor, leaky vapor barriers
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-06-2012, 11:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,181
Posted By stlmethod
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-05-2012, 12:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,181
Posted By stlmethod
Busted Outer CV Boot or something else?

I'm thinking my right fron outer CV boot busted open and is flinging grease everywhere or could it be a busted strut? I noticed some squeaking sounds while braking a few days ago. I looked inside...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-17-2012, 08:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,519
Posted By stlmethod
Agree wholeheartedly with both of you. I reread...

Agree wholeheartedly with both of you. I reread my post and I didn't want to come off as saying you were doing anything wrong at all. Anyway, I'm trying to convince myself to replace my VANOS seals...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-16-2012, 03:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,519
Posted By stlmethod
Congrats! Great pics. I've been following the...

Congrats! Great pics. I've been following the e46 forum for a few years and I will say if your engine wasn't so clean you would be getting toasted by now considering your choice of oils. The VCG...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-08-2012, 10:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,888
Posted By stlmethod
Not trying to hijack this thread, but I'm...

Not trying to hijack this thread, but I'm assuming OP's Question 3 also apply to post cat O2 sensors? Also, I read another O2 Sensor DIY post in the forum saying that at a dealer or indy with up to...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-18-2012, 03:18 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,942
Posted By stlmethod
Just saw the other AUX input thread...Ignore ...

Just saw the other AUX input thread...Ignore

Anyone here DIY the AUX input with factory Navigation, 2003 model year? If so, any link to install instructions and iPod model compatibility?...
Forum: E39 M5 (1998-2003) 04-30-2012, 03:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,464
Posted By stlmethod
E39 M5 on Wheeler Dealers

Can't figure out if I embed this properly:
http://youtu.be/kaQhgKwnR4w
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-23-2012, 07:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 698
Posted By stlmethod
FYI, my pump failed around 83,400. I would say...

FYI, my pump failed around 83,400. I would say it's not that uncommon around your mileage.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-17-2012, 06:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 530
Posted By stlmethod
Possibly a sticky brake caliper. After you get...

Possibly a sticky brake caliper. After you get out of the car see if you have feel an abnormal amount of heat coming from the wheel or wheels. Had similar symptoms as you are describing and a...
Forum: Mobile Electronics and Lighting 04-04-2012, 08:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 519
Posted By stlmethod
No thanks. Looking for the Alpine KCA 420i

No thanks. Looking for the Alpine KCA 420i
Forum: Mobile Electronics and Lighting 03-30-2012, 11:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 519
Posted By stlmethod
Wanted: Intravee II and Alpine unit

Looking to buy the Intravee II and Alpine unit.

Thanks,

J
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-26-2012, 08:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 710
Posted By stlmethod
Agreed, definitely a sticky brake caliper. Look...

Agreed, definitely a sticky brake caliper. Look into replacing both front calipers, rotors & pads. Brake fluid flush as well.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-23-2012, 04:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 395
Posted By stlmethod
I have an 03 325xi and with Bilstein sport front...

I have an 03 325xi and with Bilstein sport front and rears with the H&R sport springs and I find them to be very harsh. I put them on at 102k and I have 126k now. Lowering the xi is tricky as the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-15-2012, 10:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,477
Posted By stlmethod
I have an 03 325xi. I've had/have very similar...

I have an 03 325xi. I've had/have very similar issues. I replaced my original shocks & springs Feb 2010 at 100,000 miles with Bilstein sport shocks and HR sport springs. The car handles great but...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-12-2012, 12:16 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 91,925
Posted By stlmethod
Agree about Bavarian. Very good and opinionated,...

Agree about Bavarian. Very good and opinionated, they do good work for a lot less. Debating on them or me doing the FSU.
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