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Forum: Cars - Private Party 11-27-2012, 05:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,193
Posted By JonW
I received a call on the car with a question and...

I received a call on the car with a question and should clarify one point. The car never flooded. My garage got about an inch of water in it after a hard rain. That water sat underneath the car...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 11-17-2012, 09:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,193
Posted By JonW
A bump. Thanks for looking.

A bump. Thanks for looking.
Forum: Cars - Private Party 11-05-2012, 06:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,193
Posted By JonW
FS: Ď93 325is street and track car (Indiana)

1993 325is for sale in Indiana

5 speed manual, 2 door, black exterior and black leather interior.
Many upgrades for the track but also drives very well on the street.
139,020 miles.
The car is...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-08-2010, 11:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,564
Posted By JonW
Thanks. I figured it was better to fix it now,...

Thanks. I figured it was better to fix it now, in warm weather. Easier than having the heat go out in winter and trying the repair with numb fingers on a 10 degree February day. :)



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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-07-2010, 10:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,564
Posted By JonW
Air conditioning/heat fan problems: My DIY experience with the final stage unit (FSU)

One recent day my air conditioning stopped working. No air coming out but the control panel was still lit up. Then everything worked fine for about a week. And then the fan speed pulsated. Thanks...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-19-2006, 09:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,247
Posted By JonW
My AM radio is also rather staticy. The odd...

My AM radio is also rather staticy. The odd thing is it wasn't always like this. It used to be fine. Then after about 4 years it got worse. My other radios around the house, in my other car, etc....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-17-2006, 02:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 674
Posted By JonW
OK, after a week of travel I finally had a chance...

OK, after a week of travel I finally had a chance to get under the car and have a look. Hereís what I found:

-Pulling on the wheel and 12 and 6 oíclock didnít really move anything on either...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-06-2006, 02:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 488
Posted By JonW
Are there any upgraded control arms & bushings for xi's? M3?

I may have to change the control arms and bushings on my 2001 325xi (40,000 miles). Link here:
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=164174

A couple years ago, a friend helped me...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-06-2006, 01:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 674
Posted By JonW
Brian- Thanks for the help. Control arm...

Brian-

Thanks for the help. Control arm troubles are the first thing that came to my mind. Do they go at only 40,000 miles? I changed them (with the help of a friend) on my E36 325is. Kind of...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-06-2006, 09:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 674
Posted By JonW
Can you help me diagnose a suspension sound?

Iíve got a 2001 325xi with 40,000 miles on it. It seems that the front suspension is making some kind of sound. Itís not really loud, but kind of sounds like a thud or pop. Tough to describe well,...
Forum: General BMW 07-21-2006, 04:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 718
Posted By JonW
:rofl: :p I've become a little bit of a...

:rofl: :p

I've become a little bit of a track junkie. I need intervention, self help, a 12 step program and all that if I want to kick the habit. :bigpimp:
Forum: General BMW 07-21-2006, 04:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 718
Posted By JonW
Interesting. I used to order parts from them all...

Interesting. I used to order parts from them all the time. Yeah, maybe the shipping charges were high (I don't really remember) but I was always ordering a lot of stuff at once. And even with the...
Forum: General BMW 07-21-2006, 02:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 718
Posted By JonW
So I was trying to remember that name of the east...

So I was trying to remember that name of the east coast place that I recall people ordering from and while back... and it came to me: Circle BMW. So I just called and, sure enough, they do mail...
Forum: General BMW 07-21-2006, 01:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 718
Posted By JonW
Where to mail order BMW OEM parts from these days?

I used to order all my BMW OEM parts from Pacific BMW. I just called to order some more, but they don't really do mail order any more. Except for a few specific things. Where do you guys like to...
Forum: Motorsports, Racing & Track 06-11-2006, 02:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,375
Posted By JonW
I looked into lots of options. And got lots of...

I looked into lots of options. And got lots of nice advice from people here and on bmmerforums. Search on my name and those posts should come up. Maybe from 2-3 years ago. I ended up with an E36...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-09-2006, 05:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,004
Posted By JonW
Is this really true? I know the E36's have that...

Is this really true? I know the E36's have that problem. But E46's as well?
Forum: Motorsports, Racing & Track 06-08-2006, 01:09 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,039
Posted By JonW
Hey, at least I don't have to hide behind 333 HP....

Hey, at least I don't have to hide behind 333 HP. :p
189 HP and a 130,000 mile old stock suspension, baby! ;)



I doubt I'll be able to make this one. But I'm thinking about the late...
Forum: Motorsports, Racing & Track 06-07-2006, 02:48 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,039
Posted By JonW
That's what I do. It makes me a little faster, I...

That's what I do. It makes me a little faster, I think. :p

I did my first 2 or 3 track weekends on stock pads (but ATE Super Blue fluid) and it was fine. Only as I got faster did it become a...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-22-2006, 09:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 905
Posted By JonW
I see. So, ummm, is it adjusting on me or...

I see. So, ummm, is it adjusting on me or something? :dunno:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-22-2006, 02:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 905
Posted By JonW
So, umm, what's the SAC? And how would I tell if...

So, umm, what's the SAC? And how would I tell if it's from the pedal or transmission? Thanks.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-22-2006, 11:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 905
Posted By JonW
Yeah, maybe it's a spring or something in the...

Yeah, maybe it's a spring or something in the pedal. It almost feels like a "click" in the pedal. Like there's a switch or something that is just turning on or off. Maybe...:dunno:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-22-2006, 11:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 905
Posted By JonW
No, I think the actualy clutch is OK. Engagement...

No, I think the actualy clutch is OK. Engagement is the same. I think it might be something just in the actual pedal. :dunno:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-21-2006, 05:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 905
Posted By JonW
My clutch pedal is starting to feel a bit odd...?

My car is a '01 325xi with 37,000 miles. In the past few weeks, I've noticed the clutch pedal feeling a little odd. This is going to be tough to describe...

When letting the clutch out, the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-21-2006, 04:57 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 50,813
Posted By JonW
Hi Mike, Sorry to say I don't have much of...

Hi Mike,

Sorry to say I don't have much of an update to offer. When my warranty was just about to expire, I paid the dealer something like $60-100 to look over the whole car and see if there were...
Forum: The Detail Department 09-07-2005, 09:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,656
Posted By JonW
Hey Alex, Thanks for the info. I'll see if...

Hey Alex,

Thanks for the info. I'll see if I can find that.

I live in a somewhat small town. So finding people who are particularly good at such a specialty is tough. But I'll have a look...
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