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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-14-2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,355
Posted By Dahammer
Rutro, he played the race card. Now I'm wandering...

Rutro, he played the race card. Now I'm wandering what the other side of the story is.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-14-2014, 09:38 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,355
Posted By Dahammer
I'm glad that I still live in small town USA...

I'm glad that I still live in small town USA where the police still answer to the citizens that employ them. For now anyway. Most of them are fine people that will go out their way to help you. But...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-14-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,355
Posted By Dahammer
Well he would have had to arrest me for not...

Well he would have had to arrest me for not taking the dog inside. If I'm on my property, not harming a soul and have my dog restrained then I'm not going anywhere. We're not a police state yet...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-02-2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 547
Posted By Dahammer
Why not just disconnect the return line from the...

Why not just disconnect the return line from the tranny cooler at the radiator and use the pump to get new fluid throughout the transmission from the get go instead all the drain & refills? The...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-17-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,080
Posted By Dahammer
There is an app for that: ...

There is an app for that:
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/condom-size/id592218822?mt=8

:freakdanc
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-16-2014, 10:05 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,080
Posted By Dahammer
Ok, this time I will say it slooooowwwwwly in...

Ok, this time I will say it slooooowwwwwly in hopes that you can understand. I said I'd never seen a CRUSH washer that had to be replaced at every oil change on any vehicle other than a BMW. I did...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-16-2014, 06:13 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,080
Posted By Dahammer
You guys are way over thinking this. It's just a...

You guys are way over thinking this. It's just a drain plug. It's very unlikely that it will leak and even if it did, it's not going to leak more than a drop or two; certainly not enough cause any...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-16-2014, 11:19 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,080
Posted By Dahammer
The washer isn't required. I've never put one on...

The washer isn't required. I've never put one on the drain plug of my '03 and it's never leaked. I wouldn't give it another thought and certainly wouldn't go to the trouble of putting it on at this...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-07-2014, 10:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 580
Posted By Dahammer
Haha. A delusional genious. Love it

Haha. A delusional genious. Love it
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-07-2014, 04:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 580
Posted By Dahammer
$6300 firm for that car? The guy is obviously...

$6300 firm for that car? The guy is obviously delusional.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-01-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 307
Posted By Dahammer
Got to be one of the ugliest cars on the road.

Got to be one of the ugliest cars on the road.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-28-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,162
Posted By Dahammer
Yeah, I do. Sometimes a little too much and I'm...

Yeah, I do. Sometimes a little too much and I'm very bad to run vehicles very low on fuel, as I seem to always be in too big of a hurry to stop for gas. But if my fuel gauge is off and I run out of...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-28-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,162
Posted By Dahammer
It's good to see somebody likes them. But in my...

It's good to see somebody likes them. But in my nearly 30 years of owning automobiles, I've never replaced a dipstick. The sensor on my E46 was replaced once under warranty and I just replaced it...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-28-2014, 08:21 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,162
Posted By Dahammer
A full size spare, with matching tire & wheel,...

A full size spare, with matching tire & wheel, would be nice as well. The missing dipstick me is huge for me but I'm old school.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-28-2014, 08:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 453
Posted By Dahammer
What about just replacing the bottom seat cover...

What about just replacing the bottom seat cover on a non-heated leatherette seat? Is there much to that? Mine is in desperate need of a new cover.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-26-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,874
Posted By Dahammer
Smoke test the car already. You can make smoke...

Smoke test the car already. You can make smoke machine yourself for around $20 or $30. Or carry it to an Indy and let them find the leak for you.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-24-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,068
Posted By Dahammer
Amen! That's why we have all those friendly...

Amen! That's why we have all those friendly people. My Sig goes everywhere I go.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-24-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 602
Posted By Dahammer
You may as well clean the idle control valve...

You may as well clean the idle control valve while you have it tore down.

I'm not sure about CEL, but I think you'll need to reset it once the code is thrown. You might get someone at a parts...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-24-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 660
Posted By Dahammer
Owning an aging BMW that is 100% shop maintained...

Owning an aging BMW that is 100% shop maintained = expensive ride usually.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-23-2014, 10:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 602
Posted By Dahammer
The most common cause is leaks in the intake...

The most common cause is leaks in the intake boots. It's usually lower intake boot at the smaller top portion, where it is corrugated and connects to the idle control valve. Part #13541435627 and...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-21-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,068
Posted By Dahammer
I would buy it, but I'm about 14 million short....

I would buy it, but I'm about 14 million short. Anybody care to pitch in?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-20-2014, 09:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 480
Posted By Dahammer
Since the CVV froze, my guess is it it sucked oil...

Since the CVV froze, my guess is it it sucked oil into your cylinders and hydro-locked the engine. Check your exhaust pipe for oil and pull the plugs to check for oil in the cylinders.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-19-2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 559
Posted By Dahammer
I'd probably be trying to get the rest of the old...

I'd probably be trying to get the rest of the old drain plug out of the oil pan. Did you try the extractor as the dealer suggested? Might also take a small screwdriver and work it out with it, if it...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-19-2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 639
Posted By Dahammer
This is the one I built, pretty much: ...

This is the one I built, pretty much:

http://www.pontiacbonnevilleclub.com/forum/general-chat/topic35820.html

I used a quart sized paint can but will use a gallon if I ever build another one...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-15-2014, 07:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 323
Posted By Dahammer
That gunk is usually cause by a lot of short...

That gunk is usually cause by a lot of short trips in a cold environment.

How long has it been since the CVV and it's hoses have been replaced? If there is a lot of it, there is a good chance the...
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