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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-14-2015, 10:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 311
Posted By PancakeBimmer
Does your cruise control work? I drove with MAF...

Does your cruise control work? I drove with MAF unplugged and it disabled the cruise control and in that case accelerator pedal isn't operational with brakes on.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-04-2015, 03:02 PM
Replies: 1,061
Views: 114,601
Posted By PancakeBimmer
Congrats :thumbup: Proposing this month too...

Congrats :thumbup:

Proposing this month too :eeps:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-29-2015, 10:31 AM
Replies: 6,464
Views: 1,190,722
Posted By PancakeBimmer
Modified M3 fenders

Modified M3 fenders
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-28-2015, 11:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 381
Posted By PancakeBimmer
Had it tested and came back with nothing. Kinda...

Had it tested and came back with nothing. Kinda skeptical about o-rings on the top of intake for ccv vacuum. Going to buy plugs to plug those up, and temporary try oil catch can setup.

Any other...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-26-2015, 08:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 381
Posted By PancakeBimmer
Could you tell me what I would be looking for? I...

Could you tell me what I would be looking for? I have tired new, BMW stamped MAF, yet it is still the same story. When ECU is trying to do mixture and emission control with MAF plugged it just goes...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-26-2015, 05:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 323
Posted By PancakeBimmer
Make sure it is seated properly and the clip is...

Make sure it is seated properly and the clip is there securing the tank. My clip was missing and the car would lose coolant after couple drives.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-21-2015, 08:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 381
Posted By PancakeBimmer
Generic OBD scanner doesn't show show inactive or...

Generic OBD scanner doesn't show show inactive or shadow codes. When I unplug MAF then I get generic code for MAF. The only other code I have is for ignition circuit but it was something else.
...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-20-2015, 10:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 381
Posted By PancakeBimmer
Bump. Has anyone had vacuum leak from evap...

Bump.

Has anyone had vacuum leak from evap canister purge valve which in turn failed evap during emission test?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-11-2015, 09:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 381
Posted By PancakeBimmer
Deviation too rich

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=538034&stc=1&d=1447301008


Euro tune for SAP delete
New Siemens MAF (hyindai genuine)
Checked for vacuum leaks, all boots are...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-07-2015, 07:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 555
Posted By PancakeBimmer
Answering my own questions. 1. I forced the...

Answering my own questions.

1. I forced the front-position bushings in without lowering the subframe. Here is what I was concerned about. Didn't take that mush force to get it pass that point, so...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-05-2015, 07:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 555
Posted By PancakeBimmer
Everything in that regards makes sense now...

Everything in that regards makes sense now :thumbup::thumbup::thumbup:
The provided bolt does indeed slot into indention that front-position bushings have.
Now do I have to drop the frame to slot...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-04-2015, 10:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 257
Posted By PancakeBimmer
I am pretty happy with my 2.5 but that is until I...

I am pretty happy with my 2.5 but that is until I get better at using all the car has now. Yet freshly rebuilt 3.0 from my dad's E39 would be a nice swap.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-03-2015, 08:39 PM
Replies: 1,061
Views: 114,601
Posted By PancakeBimmer
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AlYw9WBr6hs

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AlYw9WBr6hs
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-03-2015, 08:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 280
Posted By PancakeBimmer
As tim said, you can't fit M3 fenders onto a...

As tim said, you can't fit M3 fenders onto a sedan, but there is a carbon fiber version of M3 fenders for a sedan. At $500 a piece, I didn't bother doing more research.
Even if you do pull off M3...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-03-2015, 07:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 555
Posted By PancakeBimmer
Sorry, I re-read your post couple times and can't...

Sorry, I re-read your post couple times and can't figure out what you mean.

So the provided bolt is for E46 non M. It is used for slightly longer front-position diff bushing.
Front-position diff...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-31-2015, 01:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 555
Posted By PancakeBimmer
I also just realized there was a kit containing...

I also just realized there was a kit containing all three bushings for 10$ cheaper, yet I ordered them separately... *sigh*
The bolt does seem to have same dimensions, and the bolt washer fits into...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-30-2015, 09:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 555
Posted By PancakeBimmer
Single hex bolt with ecs diff front bushings

Received ECS Poly bushings today and plan to install the tomorrow. The front-position kit came with a single hex bolt. What is it for? There's no doc on ecs and doubt there will be support tomorrow.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-29-2015, 09:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 349
Posted By PancakeBimmer
I replaced the mounts and added the reinforcement...

I replaced the mounts and added the reinforcement kit to front and have yet to install rears this weekend. Replaced the rubber pads as well since they have 200k on them.
Might be a good time to look...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-29-2015, 12:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 410
Posted By PancakeBimmer
Swap ip S54, LSD, keep all wheel drive. Put a...

Swap ip S54, LSD, keep all wheel drive. Put a turbo on it. IIRC one guy did the swap + turbo and someone else just the swap.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-22-2015, 04:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 200
Posted By PancakeBimmer
Kinda off-topic question, is there any progress...

Kinda off-topic question, is there any progress on rear brake kit set similar to the one linked below. Last time I checked the thread for front kit someone mentioned bracket was in the works.
Seeing...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-21-2015, 12:45 PM
Replies: 6,464
Views: 1,190,722
Posted By PancakeBimmer
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?at...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=534980&stc=1&d=1445453142
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-20-2015, 07:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 435
Posted By PancakeBimmer
I have driven my E46 with lightweight flywheel...

I have driven my E46 with lightweight flywheel since I got the car. The flywheel came with F1 racing clutch kit from gripforce.
The only time I notice chatter is when taking off without giving...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-19-2015, 10:08 PM
Replies: 1,061
Views: 114,601
Posted By PancakeBimmer
And here I was thinking that S85 in 1-series is...

And here I was thinking that S85 in 1-series is as good as it gets, noooooo...
That's 500hp engine in a car that from factory weights a little over 900kg. Must be a killer wight right balance....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-14-2015, 12:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 633
Posted By PancakeBimmer
Thank you for info. Would you mind posting what...

Thank you for info. Would you mind posting what else was replaced when you switched to 712?

I am still undecided between getting new wheels+tires or rack w/lines+hotchkis sway bar kit, so still...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-13-2015, 11:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 633
Posted By PancakeBimmer
Finally had a chance to get under and check out...

Finally had a chance to get under and check out what steering rack my e46 has. Sadly it is 7852974678
I will probably give rack doctor a call about this, but does anyone how rack doctor deals with...
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