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Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 12-02-2011, 01:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 62,667
Posted By FalconGuy
wow, sorry for the late reply.. don't get here...

wow, sorry for the late reply.. don't get here often. I'm guessing you fixed it by now?

My car is approaching 10 years old, running like a top too, so I rarely get back to the Fest.

Sorry...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-23-2010, 09:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,237
Posted By FalconGuy
Gotta love the fest, friend had this problem...

Gotta love the fest, friend had this problem today after a starter replaced. I searched and within a minute had the fix...

Wonder what the dealer would have found...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-04-2010, 12:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 746
Posted By FalconGuy
I don't know the answer to that, inclined to...

I don't know the answer to that, inclined to think volts regulated integraly. But one thing to check from my exp, tighten down battery and ensure hold down is seated properly. I'm a diy guy, was an...
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 05-27-2010, 08:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,110
Posted By FalconGuy
dont know the engine, is the oil fill nearby? I...

dont know the engine, is the oil fill nearby? I have seen this be the cause many times before
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-27-2010, 08:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,268
Posted By FalconGuy
If you haven't already tried a different key try...

If you haven't already tried a different key try it, sounds like bs but a key with a bad batt will do what your seeing.

Do you have Xenons, if so are they coming on? Another troubleshooting tip...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-27-2010, 08:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,268
Posted By FalconGuy
If you haven't already tried a different key try...

If you haven't already tried a different key try it, sounds like bs but a key with a bad batt will do what your seeing.

Do you have Xenons, if so are they coming on? Another troubleshooting tip...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-01-2009, 07:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 446
Posted By FalconGuy
is the noise coming from the fan? To be honest...

is the noise coming from the fan? To be honest they are either on or off at the plug, doubt the connector is to blame. I would be looking for the belt tensioners and pulleys. Try spraying from a...
Forum: Dealer Feedback / Vehicle Problems 04-30-2009, 06:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,250
Posted By FalconGuy
Bimmer Clinic in Elizabeth blew me away with...

Bimmer Clinic in Elizabeth blew me away with value and quality, something I haven't said ever about BMW factory service. From a mechanic, this guy is good, priced fair and while its nothing to look...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-19-2009, 02:53 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,954
Posted By FalconGuy
while not the same model ( E46 in my case) I...

while not the same model ( E46 in my case) I drove for months with a crack after the horror stories of installers and prices. Found an Indy shop local to me, knew all along the job is outsourced....
Forum: General BMW 02-20-2009, 03:50 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 6,400
Posted By FalconGuy
Jebus Christ, the lawyers are here to save...

Jebus Christ, the lawyers are here to save us:thumbdwn:

Why dont you just buy your own ambulance and cut out the middleman?

If this gets any positive replies it will be a sign of the apocalypse
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 07-28-2008, 08:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 738
Posted By FalconGuy
You dont remove the pulley? You remove the entire...

You dont remove the pulley? You remove the entire tensioner which includes a pulley, mine was under 50 bucks shipped.

Pm me if your still stuck this is an easy diy
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 07-27-2008, 06:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 738
Posted By FalconGuy
If memory serves me right you just used a wrench...

If memory serves me right you just used a wrench or socket on the bolt shaped part to compress the spring. A good piece of advice, when ever you are moving a pulley with a tensioner go s l o w l y if...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-26-2008, 07:59 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,936
Posted By FalconGuy
Fanboy, I used to reread my posts and preview,...

Fanboy, I used to reread my posts and preview, then I beget a son, life hasn't been the same since

I meant to say 2008 328 or 335 as my choice to replace my 325. My life used to be work 2 to 3...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-26-2008, 09:15 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,936
Posted By FalconGuy
Wow what great thing to see Fester's helping...

Wow what great thing to see Fester's helping Festers

I have an 03 325CI Sports Package/Leather heated seats/Sunroof/HK and Xenon, if you could do that Voodoo that you do....

Im in the market to...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-24-2008, 08:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,197
Posted By FalconGuy
Mind me asking what your total price/options...

Mind me asking what your total price/options were?, im in the market to close a deal this week myself. Good luck with your new car, enjoy!
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 03-11-2008, 03:33 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 35,934
Posted By FalconGuy
Jettek, I work with Falcon's, started out as a...

Jettek, I work with Falcon's, started out as a Tech at TEB, Still at Teb but now I train pilots on the 50/50EX/900EX/900C. I do miss the maintenance side of things, looking to do a little on the side...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-29-2007, 07:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,099
Posted By FalconGuy
The oil level sender is one of the highest fail...

The oil level sender is one of the highest fail parts on the E46, sure was a great Idea smart to take the dipstick out on the E90. Picture your wife getting gas and having them add a quart, because...
Forum: Dealer Feedback / Vehicle Problems 11-29-2007, 07:25 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,483
Posted By FalconGuy
Does anyone think you will ever find a BMW...

Does anyone think you will ever find a BMW salesman who isn't a lying uninformed wanker with the morals of a hooker on crack?

Service gets lower marks in my opinion........


Never in my life...
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 11-29-2007, 07:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,837
Posted By FalconGuy
I have both, love them both as well. But with the...

I have both, love them both as well. But with the actron code I could have told you all the peake tool told you?

I would still say to members buy it but I dont see the Actron being any less of a...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-28-2007, 08:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 904
Posted By FalconGuy
Autozone sells the same pump for 14 bucks, 5...

Autozone sells the same pump for 14 bucks, 5 minute install

If you sleep over your garage, like me, dont hesitate to either fix this or keep the tank empty. That fluid is EXTREMELY flammable.
...
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 10-17-2007, 05:55 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 35,934
Posted By FalconGuy
Glad we could help Don't forget if your...

Glad we could help


Don't forget if your taking the fan out its reverse thread...

Also when moving a belt tensioner, go lightly, if you dont feel a spring compressing there is a good...
Forum: Off-Topic 09-29-2007, 08:54 PM
Replies: 66
Poll: NRA member?
Views: 2,070
Posted By FalconGuy
Missed this, baby due on Monday, due not...

Missed this, baby due on Monday, due not scheduled ( first) so I haven't had time posting lately or even reading, off topic in particular.

I train corporate pilots of 80% of the fortune 500. We...
Forum: The Detail Department 09-29-2007, 07:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,604
Posted By FalconGuy
Its not a bad product, odd how they give you the...

Its not a bad product, odd how they give you the glove and poor applicators , in the full kit anyway.

One of the best things I ever learned about caring for leather, dont expect it to clean and...
Forum: General BMW 09-29-2007, 07:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,477
Posted By FalconGuy
I am at 6 window regulators, in a two door! And I...

I am at 6 window regulators, in a two door! And I am not counting the two failed that were installed in Munich.

Plus, 3 Idler pulleys, coils, coils, coils, thermostat, interior black plastic...
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 09-27-2007, 07:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,671
Posted By FalconGuy
You are kidding right? The leak will be in...

You are kidding right?

The leak will be in contact with material on your car hot enough to ignite, also most garages will have an ignition source of some kind when your dealing with a fluid of...
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