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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-15-2014, 03:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 178
Posted By Tommy D
If your at Autozone or Advance Auto they still...

If your at Autozone or Advance Auto they still sell battery type 94R. Any will work. You can always find online codes or coupons. They also carry the H7-AGM.
But like Bob said , the H8 at...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-14-2014, 06:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 172
Posted By Tommy D
First check the engine area for leaks, then...

First check the engine area for leaks, then replace the gaskets. Common areas are valve cover gasket, OFHG and oil pan. If the car is burning oil, then inspect/replace the CCV and related hoses and...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-11-2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 132
Posted By Tommy D
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brodheadsville,_Penns...

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brodheadsville,_Pennsylvania
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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-01-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 220
Posted By Tommy D
The plastic tank develops hairline cracks over...

The plastic tank develops hairline cracks over time from all the heat in the engine bay. Did you properly bleed your system when you added the new coolant?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-15-2014, 07:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 280
Posted By Tommy D
The blue line is supposed to be on connected to...

The blue line is supposed to be on connected to the inside connection of the filter and the black on the outside.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-14-2014, 05:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 190
Posted By Tommy D
You remove the AC tensioner pulley, the same way...

You remove the AC tensioner pulley, the same way you removed the main tensioner pulley.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-12-2014, 04:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 385
Posted By Tommy D
Then add the proper BMW coolant and bleed your...

Then add the proper BMW coolant and bleed your system. Procedure is in the wiki. Upper left of the screen, click it!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-03-2014, 04:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 193
Posted By Tommy D
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=417819
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-26-2014, 06:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 182
Posted By Tommy D
It has been asked a million times. IMO, if you...

It has been asked a million times. IMO, if you want blazing fast, you bought the wrong car.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-16-2014, 05:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 258
Posted By Tommy D
Wheel bearing? Brake dust shield bent? Jack the...

Wheel bearing? Brake dust shield bent? Jack the car up on each side in the front and spin the wheel. Do you hear any noise then?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-14-2014, 01:18 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,204
Posted By Tommy D
Sad that in this day in age people are so...

Sad that in this day in age people are so ignorant.
Sorry dude.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-13-2014, 05:26 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 553
Posted By Tommy D
Yup, doesn't really matter, personal choice. I...

Yup, doesn't really matter, personal choice.
I ran my Aux cable from the head unit right up to the cupholder area. No need to install the extra jack. I didn't want an extra cable I had to mess...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-05-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 209
Posted By Tommy D
Change the thermostat?

Change the thermostat?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-29-2014, 07:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 234
Posted By Tommy D
+1, OEM fill is ATF Dex/Merc on the E46, but any...

+1, OEM fill is ATF Dex/Merc on the E46, but any Dextron will work.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-18-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 968
Posted By Tommy D
I changed mine at 95K, and more frequently on my...

I changed mine at 95K, and more frequently on my other cars. Fresh fluid in your trans is key for longevity.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-16-2014, 04:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 269
Posted By Tommy D
Did you try 0000? BTW: I purchased a BMW PA Soft...

Did you try 0000? BTW: I purchased a BMW PA Soft module to retrieve my code and pair my phone to my car.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-15-2014, 02:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 695
Posted By Tommy D
Did you read this yet? ...

Did you read this yet?
http://www.bimmerfest.com/wiki/index.php/BMW_E46#How_durable_or_reliable_is_the_E46.3F_Is_it_expensive_to_own.3F
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-06-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 438
Posted By Tommy D
What brand cleaner did you use?

What brand cleaner did you use?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-23-2014, 01:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 660
Posted By Tommy D
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Forum: Cars - Private Party 05-20-2014, 05:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,187
Posted By Tommy D
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=88
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-19-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 543
Posted By Tommy D
Ugh.. From the WIKI...."Overheating in these cars...

Ugh.. From the WIKI...."Overheating in these cars can be the kiss of death. Anything more than the most minor overheat incident can result in expensive damage to the engine. If your temp gauge ever...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-16-2014, 03:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 244
Posted By Tommy D
Same answer then as Fast Bob, either the motor is...

Same answer then as Fast Bob, either the motor is shot and or the window regulator needs replacing. A common occurrence . You will need to remove the inner door panel to inspect. ...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-15-2014, 03:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 282
Posted By Tommy D
Strange, your code list does not match your...

Strange, your code list does not match your descriptions. Misfire codes are in the 300's.
P0301 Cylinder 1 Misfire Detected
P0302 Cylinder 2 Misfire Detected
P0303 Cylinder 3 Misfire Detected ...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-15-2014, 03:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 442
Posted By Tommy D
You should always remove the negative first. The...

You should always remove the negative first. The spanner probably contacted/laid on the negative and positive terminal at the same time arcing and melting it. Time for a new battery and maybe a...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-04-2014, 11:24 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 638
Posted By Tommy D
After doing some searching I found that the...

After doing some searching I found that the 2dr.'s don't use the ZKW. I know they had a bowl burning issue/light output. Sorry if I posted wrong info. I edited my post.
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