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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Today, 05:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 102
Posted By Brucifer325
https://www.customeuropeanplates.com/images/europe...

https://www.customeuropeanplates.com/images/european-license-plate-closeup-big.jpg
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Today, 12:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 78
Posted By Brucifer325
Scan it for codes. Could be battery, could be...

Scan it for codes. Could be battery, could be MAF, could be both, could be something else. Won't know without codes.

Who told you to change all that?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Today, 12:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 130
Posted By Brucifer325
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=816916&highlight=gm5
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-25-2015, 06:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 255
Posted By Brucifer325
Whoa! Whoa! Whoa! Stop the clock! Not a head...

Whoa! Whoa! Whoa! Stop the clock!

Not a head gasket, but the VALVE gasket. Part price might be close, but the installation costs are vastly different.

If you can do the work yourself, there are...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-25-2015, 06:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 201
Posted By Brucifer325
It will feel like a whole new car......

It will feel like a whole new car......
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-24-2015, 06:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 132
Posted By Brucifer325
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=226467

http://www.bmwgm5.com/Door_lock_schematic.htm
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-24-2015, 05:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 255
Posted By Brucifer325
That you didn't check the dipstick before...

That you didn't check the dipstick before restarting the car.

No way to tell where the spray came from?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-23-2015, 08:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 203
Posted By Brucifer325
Easiest/first thing to do is check tires inside...

Easiest/first thing to do is check tires inside and out. Check for bulges and/or missing balancing weights. Check cold and when warm.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-23-2015, 08:15 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 601
Posted By Brucifer325
It seems that I either fall back to a bad MAF or...

It seems that I either fall back to a bad MAF or GM5, but the new codes seem to point to MAF. My MAF acted up once the engine bay/unit warmed up and there is no good way to test them other than...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-23-2015, 08:05 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,300
Posted By Brucifer325
Sorry, Rob. The only mechanic work I do is...

Sorry, Rob.

The only mechanic work I do is in Macedonia. :P
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-23-2015, 08:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 342
Posted By Brucifer325
Remove the valve cover and see if anything is...

Remove the valve cover and see if anything is loose in there. Also check the spark plugs to see if any of the tips are marked or damaged from something striking them.

A new valve cover gasket will...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-23-2015, 06:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 342
Posted By Brucifer325
No. Check to see if the pin on the end of...

No.

Check to see if the pin on the end of the valve is still there.

Does the valve move freely on it's own?

Read this over:
...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-23-2015, 04:57 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,300
Posted By Brucifer325
Waiting for Rob to get his nut is like waiting...

Waiting for Rob to get his nut is like waiting for someone to give birth.....

Logging on to see if the blessed event has happened.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-23-2015, 04:48 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 601
Posted By Brucifer325
Let's put it this way, Mr. Marley.... How is...

Let's put it this way, Mr. Marley....

How is the car running, aside from the codes?

How much are you willing to spend at the moment and what are your mechanical abilities?

I know you don't...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-23-2015, 05:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 155
Posted By Brucifer325
Because something is wrong. Hope this helps.

Because something is wrong.

Hope this helps.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-23-2015, 04:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 342
Posted By Brucifer325
phonuipm, It's 4am here in the States where...

phonuipm,

It's 4am here in the States where most of the members live. I'm only up because I have to get ready for work. Give it some time....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-22-2015, 06:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 189
Posted By Brucifer325
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=827833
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-22-2015, 03:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 199
Posted By Brucifer325
Please keep us posted on how that works out for...

Please keep us posted on how that works out for you.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-22-2015, 03:06 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 776
Posted By Brucifer325
Any updates?

Any updates?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-22-2015, 03:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 131
Posted By Brucifer325
Tia, Could be just the button. Test it to...

Tia,

Could be just the button. Test it to start. Is the hazard button acting up, too?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-22-2015, 02:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 127
Posted By Brucifer325
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=9902...

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=990264

http://www.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.php?1421775-SES-light-code-p0153
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-22-2015, 02:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 199
Posted By Brucifer325
Who rebuilds them?

Who rebuilds them?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-22-2015, 02:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 199
Posted By Brucifer325
Price point. If you can get a used module and get...

Price point. If you can get a used module and get it reprogrammed for less than $130, go for it....

but of course, fixing yours means you know it's fixed and you don't have to worry about a used...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-22-2015, 02:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 190
Posted By Brucifer325
I'm taking it is the rubber trim that goes...

I'm taking it is the rubber trim that goes against the glass. Are we talking coupe or sedan and what year? Or are you talking about the felt piece at the top of the door where the glass comes out?
...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-22-2015, 12:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 251
Posted By Brucifer325
Not that it helps, but I always have a hell of a...

Not that it helps, but I always have a hell of a time with it, too.
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