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Old Sun, Jan-14-2018, 02:44:35 PM   #791
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Thanks bro, I only have heard good things about these. Should be perfect for street use and some tracking.
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Old Mon, Jan-22-2018, 04:03:50 PM   #792
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Update: 1/21/18 CPV O Ring Change, Oil/Filter Change, Vanos Filter Change


I had an oil leak from my CPV for some time now. I kept pushing it off since everyone said it's a pain with headers on the car. Well after getting advice from fellow E46 M3 owner friends saying it was easy. I was able to knock it out and change the O Ring. I used the socket and O Ring from Mpower22 on this forum. The most challenging part if any was figuring out which combination of tools to use. I used 3/8th ratchet with 6 inch extension with an adapter to fit to my 1/2 inch socket. I cleaned the area with brakleen and will inspect later to make sure the leak is gone.

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First time changing my oil with something other than Castrol. Went with Motul 8100 X-Power 10W60. Too soon to really provide any feedback. She was running cooler than usual but it also was 39 degrees out. I think I'll be getting a fluid extractor moving forward.







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Changed my vanos filter and O rings. I do it every oil change. Very quick and easy.




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Old Sun, Feb-11-2018, 04:09:25 PM   #793
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Didn’t know about the vanos filter! I just bought one! Thanks!!
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Didnít know about the vanos filter! I just bought one! Thanks!!
Of course, I always try to document everything, never know it may help someone out.
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Old Fri, Mar-23-2018, 04:39:13 PM   #795
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Crickets.. Not much going on here. We got snow a few days ago. Waiting and hoping for better weather.


I did receive my Garagewelt skateboard deck and put it up in the garage. This setup will do until I move to a new place with a bigger garage.



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Old Fri, Mar-23-2018, 10:42:41 PM   #796
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Seriously! I'm so over this damn snow. It seems like every week we get hit with a storm.
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I'm still around, no time to tinker but driving her a lot recently. Happy June!

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Smh 😢 Sad thing is I don't even have the time to fix it but up for tips or diy links if and when I do...

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Hope your ok bro. Get a euro bumper and have it painted and install it yourself at home.
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Hope your ok bro. Get a euro bumper and have it painted and install it yourself at home.
Always wanted a Euro bumper but lol this is very minor in the grand scheme of things. Going to try tonight hopefully to align it. Hoping 30mins should do it.
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