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Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 01-22-2013, 09:08 PM
Replies: 269
Views: 275,449
Posted By shroomer
Totally. I have 154000 miles. I did an...

Totally.

I have 154000 miles. I did an oil and filter change at about 70k miles. I drained and filled a few times since then.
As far as the tranny goes, all has been good.
I have used...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-20-2013, 11:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 637
Posted By shroomer
It would help if I attached a pic. Duh.

It would help if I attached a pic. Duh.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-20-2013, 11:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 637
Posted By shroomer
What color is this? Oil level sensor or oil pressure sensor?

I am colorblind and I have no idea if this is red or yellow. I need to know if I need to replace the oil level sensor or the oil pressure sensor. From what I understand, if the light is red, I need...
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 02-28-2009, 09:45 AM
Replies: 269
Views: 275,449
Posted By shroomer
I used blue loctite on my bolts, and a...

I used blue loctite on my bolts, and a torquewrench. All is well.
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 01-22-2009, 01:16 PM
Replies: 269
Views: 275,449
Posted By shroomer
From what I remember, the trannys with the...

From what I remember, the trannys with the reverse issue were the 1999 and 2000 E46s. I hope that will put you at ease...somewhat.

If you really really want to go through with this, there is...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-04-2008, 12:51 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 21,606
Posted By shroomer
i think that could be possible. if indeed the...

i think that could be possible.
if indeed the camshaft position sensor tells the computer what position the camshaft is in, and hence when to inject fuel. so if you are injecting fuel into they...
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 08-19-2008, 04:04 PM
Replies: 269
Views: 275,449
Posted By shroomer
Has anybody had any stalling issues after doing...

Has anybody had any stalling issues after doing automatic transmission service? I get into low rms and it seems that the transmission wants to downshift, but the car stalls instead.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-19-2008, 09:05 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 21,606
Posted By shroomer
My car stalls from time to time. I replaced the...

My car stalls from time to time. I replaced the idle control valve. That seemed to help, but it still stalls out, and it really pisses me off. The problem with the stalling is that it happens at...
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 04-10-2008, 07:39 AM
Replies: 269
Views: 275,449
Posted By shroomer
I recently changed the fluid and the filter. Two...

I recently changed the fluid and the filter. Two weeks later I drained and filled the tranny without dropping the pan and only drained about 4 quarts.
You can't drop the pan and change the filter...
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 02-20-2008, 02:22 PM
Replies: 269
Views: 275,449
Posted By shroomer
There is some sort of obstruction in the diffy. ...

There is some sort of obstruction in the diffy. On the end of the tube I was using there was a plastic spoutlike thingie. Because of the plastic thingie I could not put the tube all the way into...
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 02-20-2008, 02:06 PM
Replies: 269
Views: 275,449
Posted By shroomer
75/90 Redline ...and my car is awesome

75/90 Redline
...and my car is awesome
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 02-20-2008, 12:08 PM
Replies: 269
Views: 275,449
Posted By shroomer
It was the differential.... The tranny is fine.

It was the differential....
The tranny is fine.
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 02-19-2008, 03:16 AM
Replies: 269
Views: 275,449
Posted By shroomer
I hear ya, guys. I am curious as to how you...

I hear ya, guys. I am curious as to how you checked the temp though. Did you use a thermometer?

What I am really asking about is if you guys heard a change in the sound of your car, at idle,...
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 02-18-2008, 11:37 AM
Replies: 269
Views: 275,449
Posted By shroomer
I thought it was warm enough. Now I am not too...

I thought it was warm enough. Now I am not too sure because of the noise. It is high pitched and doesn't sound like it used to. Also, most people seem to say they added about 6.5 quarts.
Did...
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 02-18-2008, 10:12 AM
Replies: 269
Views: 275,449
Posted By shroomer
so i should have put in about 6.5qts and not less...

so i should have put in about 6.5qts and not less than 6? is that why i am getting a 'whine' noise from the bottom of the car?
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 02-17-2008, 08:12 PM
Replies: 269
Views: 275,449
Posted By shroomer
I just changed the ATF. It shifts much nicer...

I just changed the ATF. It shifts much nicer now, but the car is idling with a different pitch. She sounds different. I am not sure if this is normal. Has anybody else noticed a change in sound...
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 02-12-2008, 07:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 14,626
Posted By shroomer
done. i sent it to you at...

done. i sent it to you at tom@europeanautosource.com
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 02-12-2008, 07:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 14,626
Posted By shroomer
Can I send the radio back to you guys? Order...

Can I send the radio back to you guys?
Order #55159
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 02-12-2008, 07:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 14,626
Posted By shroomer
After I connected everything and it didn't work,...

After I connected everything and it didn't work, I disconnected it. The cable is sitting in a drawer next to me.
I plugged it into the 2nd input. I pushed down the wire harness thingy behind the...
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 02-12-2008, 06:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 14,626
Posted By shroomer
BMW input installation kit e46 PN: 82 11 0 149...

BMW input installation kit e46 PN: 82 11 0 149 389
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 02-12-2008, 06:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 14,626
Posted By shroomer
I hooked up the aux and it doesn't work. I...

I hooked up the aux and it doesn't work. I pressed the mode button several times and it never goes to 'aux'. Am I missing something?
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 02-12-2008, 05:45 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 14,626
Posted By shroomer
Wow! That was quick. I ordered a head unit...

Wow! That was quick.
I ordered a head unit that had mp3 capability (from EAS). Since these head units came out after 2002 (if I am not mistaken) I figured they would support the aux. Do they? Or...
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 02-12-2008, 05:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 14,626
Posted By shroomer
From what I understand, the cable should work in...

From what I understand, the cable should work in your 2002. I think I got mine from European Auto Source. I have been meaning to call them, but haven't gotten around to it. I will post what they...
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 02-12-2008, 04:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 14,626
Posted By shroomer
I have the same issue. I guess you can't use...

I have the same issue.
I guess you can't use the aux cable.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-12-2008, 04:45 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,350
Posted By shroomer
my bushes is good too

my bushes is good too
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