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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 11:51 AM
Replies: 5
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Posted By wdaveweaver
Will it stick to the metal?

Will it stick to the metal?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 10:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 143
Posted By wdaveweaver
Black Window Trim Touchup?

For those with the ZHP's out there, that have the Black Window Drip rails and trim. Have you touched up rock chips and if so what paint code to use?

Have a few on both sides that I need to simply...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-01-2015, 07:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 261
Posted By wdaveweaver
As stated pull codes first, but it's probably...

As stated pull codes first, but it's probably your IAC valve and it needs cleaning. Since it runs fine after warm-up that is my guess.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-16-2015, 05:29 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 12,880
Posted By wdaveweaver
Guys I'm going through this same problem now and...

Guys I'm going through this same problem now and I have INPA and have reset/reinitialized the sensor to no avail. I had the windshield replaced with a Pilkington (OEM manufacturer) and it came with...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-06-2015, 04:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 512
Posted By wdaveweaver
Haha - I know. A buddy of mine owns a late 60's...

Haha - I know. A buddy of mine owns a late 60's Boss mustang with the cobra jet 429. The motor fits so tight against the shock towers the service manual for ford actually says to drill a hole in...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-06-2015, 04:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 512
Posted By wdaveweaver
Thanks for the reminder. I've got lifetime...

Thanks for the reminder. I've got lifetime alignments at Firestone as I went ahead and purchased it a couple of years ago and it's paid off several times now. They're just down the street from my...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-05-2015, 06:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 512
Posted By wdaveweaver
Well boys all done!!!! Actually, not as hard as...

Well boys all done!!!! Actually, not as hard as I thought and finished everything up Friday evening. Man that damn pan was dirty on the outside and took quite a cleaning. Bottom end of the motor...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-01-2015, 05:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 409
Posted By wdaveweaver
Are you running the stock radio and BT? I'm on...

Are you running the stock radio and BT? I'm on an iPhone 5 and updated the IOS to 8.2 last week and have had zero issues. :dunno:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-01-2015, 04:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 512
Posted By wdaveweaver
BMW Maintenance Weekend

Since we have Friday off at my company this weekend was a perfect opportunity to get under the Bimmer and get some maintenance done, before it get's too unbearably hot here in Houston. Starting...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-09-2015, 05:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 339
Posted By wdaveweaver
Is it a Recall or TSB? Can you send me the...

Is it a Recall or TSB? Can you send me the number on your documentation and did they charge you for the software update?

Pretty sure when it's out of warranty as most of us are its a TSB and they...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-05-2015, 01:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 437
Posted By wdaveweaver
It is probably a Dice or ICE connector for iPod...

It is probably a Dice or ICE connector for iPod that can be hidden under the cup holder and can easily have a cable run all the way to the trunk that plugs into the CD changer AUX input back there. ...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-19-2015, 08:40 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 669
Posted By wdaveweaver
Do you have the part number for the solenoid? ...

Do you have the part number for the solenoid? I'm looking to replace mine the next time I do a fluid change as I've been getting the cold morning slow to shift into second lately. Doesn't happen...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-19-2015, 08:03 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,585
Posted By wdaveweaver
Yup, the pin fell out of mine into the intake...

Yup, the pin fell out of mine into the intake when I was removing mine. Luckily, I checked and spent over an hour using a magnetic pickup to fish around each runner to find it. The best sound in...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-12-2015, 04:45 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 831
Posted By wdaveweaver
Yup - was planning to do the OFHG again as I did...

Yup - was planning to do the OFHG again as I did it already about 50K ago, but it's time and I'll have most everything off already anyway.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-09-2015, 10:11 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 831
Posted By wdaveweaver
Thanks for all the input guys, I'm going to...

Thanks for all the input guys, I'm going to tackle this in March when it starts to warm up just a little, but not full on Houston heat. I'll update you once I have it all done.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-08-2015, 07:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 831
Posted By wdaveweaver
I'm thinking of doing this in the early spring as...

I'm thinking of doing this in the early spring as I need to replace my motor mounts and my oil pan gasket has been on my list as it's weeping. Since I have to lower the subframe and pull the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-08-2015, 06:38 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 831
Posted By wdaveweaver
Time to replace CCV?

Guys,

Long time fester and I need a bit of advise. My car is sitting at 104K now and running like a top with ZERO issues. What are the signs that I need to start looking for to replace my CCV? ...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-20-2014, 08:49 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,717
Posted By wdaveweaver
My depos were plug and play with all the...

My depos were plug and play with all the connections. The highs work just fine? If you have OEM xenon's then it should be plug and play.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-07-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 232
Views: 31,235
Posted By wdaveweaver
Yup like here in Houston, TX. Got mine replaced...

Yup like here in Houston, TX. Got mine replaced last week, no wait.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-01-2014, 05:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 330
Posted By wdaveweaver
Spoke to Max at OEMbimmer and as I've always...

Spoke to Max at OEMbimmer and as I've always known his customer service is bar-none and he is taking care of me. He has already shipped out a another thermostat (no charge) and is sending me the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-30-2014, 08:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 330
Posted By wdaveweaver
Yup, but I'll give it a go again with a new Tstat...

Yup, but I'll give it a go again with a new Tstat soon. Won't over tighten as that's what lead to the bolt snapping for that guy.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-30-2014, 05:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 330
Posted By wdaveweaver
Leaky Thermostat - Again?

Guys,

Back in June I replaced a Behr thermostat I purchased from Max at OEMBimmer that was only about 1 year old due to a leak at the connector. Max took care of me and replaced it under warranty...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-18-2014, 05:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 425
Posted By wdaveweaver
If you have ZKW they are probably already burned....

If you have ZKW they are probably already burned. Pull the dust cover off and you should be able to see real quick what the bowl looks like. Here was mine when I removed them:
...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-13-2014, 07:07 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 261
Posted By wdaveweaver
Just an update: Scanned the car and had a...

Just an update:

Scanned the car and had a ton of body electrical errors probably due to the fuse checking cleared the codes and I was able to program the first key and she came back to life. ...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-11-2014, 04:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 261
Posted By wdaveweaver
Question Electrical Gremlins - Remotes No Longer Work?

Guys,

As most of you know I've been tackling a problem with my RLS (rain sensor) over the past few months and I thought last night I'd give it one more go and check fuses and relays. All I did...
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