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Forum: General E46 Forum 08-02-2019, 03:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 399
Posted By Mango
you'll also notice a lot of oil soak around that...

you'll also notice a lot of oil soak around that area. oil could've eaten it up.

that e46 needs a butt load of work.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-02-2019, 03:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 830
Posted By Mango
that car looks immaculate as is. and you'll very...

that car looks immaculate as is. and you'll very rarely hear me saying that about any car....do not ruin with painted calipers. seriously.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-02-2019, 03:15 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,603
Posted By Mango
^Yep know exactly what you are saying. The stock...

^Yep know exactly what you are saying. The stock design is more than adequate and when fails, replacing it with... the stock design... is also adequate. Spending $300-400 on something that a $40-60...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-02-2019, 02:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 547
Posted By Mango
FSRs cause fires. And heats your meat. ...

FSRs cause fires. And heats your meat.

Replace it.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-02-2019, 02:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 830
Posted By Mango
I'd go with reman calipers which have a stock...

I'd go with reman calipers which have a stock unpainted sheen.

anything else makes it look like a teenager trying to turn a daihatsu into a ferrari. the attempt becomes glaringly obvious.

Let...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-02-2019, 02:47 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,603
Posted By Mango
Cracks knuckles* ready to drop big famous...

Cracks knuckles*

ready to drop big famous e46f names with info i haven't revealed yet, but refrains* (at the request of the provider years ago)

It's not really about failure. But it can be.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-02-2019, 02:37 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,367
Posted By Mango
Just saying... B30=addressing the nut is better...

Just saying... B30=addressing the nut is better than not. particularly when boosted.

your call.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-02-2019, 02:35 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,603
Posted By Mango
By the way if what you are talking about is, in...

By the way if what you are talking about is, in some obscure post somewhere, you made mention of Stewart--no.

I am talking about large scale mass-scale Mango style beat downs. Where I shout from...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-02-2019, 02:28 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,367
Posted By Mango
B25 has a different crank though. B30 has...

B25 has a different crank though.

B30 has the M3 crank.

Also it's not always due to miles. Our grand leader here (former) had his fall off brand new from the dealer.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-02-2019, 02:24 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,603
Posted By Mango
You know me I'm locked and loaded on these...

You know me I'm locked and loaded on these topics.

Tell me *specifically* what you think I am way off on. *specifically*

Here.

Publicly.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-02-2019, 02:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 991
Posted By Mango
As for filters... do i really need to explain why...

As for filters... do i really need to explain why diagnosing a filter is a waste of time... <--- (dot dot dot)
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-02-2019, 02:21 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 991
Posted By Mango
At the E46, for items such as the fuel pump, yes....

At the E46, for items such as the fuel pump, yes.

For a Pontiac Firdbird that requires dropping the tank/rear axle assembly and $900 part? Yes diagnose away.

The pumps on these car are chump...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-02-2019, 02:16 PM
Replies: 3,660
Views: 1,137,087
Posted By Mango
There should be an expansion tank trophy! It...

There should be an expansion tank trophy! It would be made out of pure platinum, overlayed with mango-orange paint, and three coats of clear.

I will sign the bottom and crown the winner Super...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-02-2019, 02:11 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,603
Posted By Mango
I'm not talking about how inexpensive our pumps...

I'm not talking about how inexpensive our pumps are, but rather the math of the Stewart and how given even perfect reliability, it's not worth it given my *mango* replace everything every 75k motto...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-02-2019, 12:44 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 991
Posted By Mango
It's nice to test but we already have 20 years of...

It's nice to test but we already have 20 years of data points on this car

Car new to you and unknown history and unknown dates on old parts?

Replace pump

Pump has over 75k miles? Replace...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-02-2019, 12:40 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,603
Posted By Mango
Personally I don't recommend the Stewart pump. I...

Personally I don't recommend the Stewart pump. I put this to bed in detail, at great length, years ago. Got bashed and thrashed for it. Then people sorta started going... yeah.. you're right. It...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-02-2019, 11:34 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,603
Posted By Mango
^Thank you! Sometimes like the Dark Knight, I...

^Thank you! Sometimes like the Dark Knight, I appear! or maybe a slightly dark Mango. You can decide

https://live.staticflickr.com/7326/9279573168_0c7b3ea574_o.jpg
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-02-2019, 11:07 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 991
Posted By Mango
That money could've been put towards parts you...

That money could've been put towards parts you know you should be replaced anyway.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-02-2019, 11:04 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,603
Posted By Mango
Also, 44,000 miles for (what? $40?) is a bargain....

Also, 44,000 miles for (what? $40?) is a bargain. An OE pump would've been $80 and need to be changed at 75k. So double the price, double the life. all comes down to what you are willing to pony up.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-02-2019, 11:03 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,603
Posted By Mango
Data point taken. But were your tensioners (not...

Data point taken. But were your tensioners (not just the pulleys) refreshed? Keep in mind that tensioners are the suspension (shocks) for your belt driven accessories, including your water pump. So...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-02-2019, 10:21 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,672
Posted By Mango
i'm getting echos of non-e46 related things here,...

i'm getting echos of non-e46 related things here, too. lol... i suppose we'll all get there. keep that gummipflege on standby
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-02-2019, 10:18 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 729
Posted By Mango
use flickr you poor *** :hi:

use flickr you poor *** :hi:
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-02-2019, 10:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 496
Posted By Mango
triple walls if you count the standard tip....

triple walls if you count the standard tip. #morewallsmoreeuro
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-02-2019, 10:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 419
Posted By Mango
*correction, both front and rear doesn't mean...

*correction, both front and rear doesn't mean squat
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-02-2019, 10:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 419
Posted By Mango
your toe was busted up. you must strike a lot of...

your toe was busted up. you must strike a lot of curbs or have some really wonky bushings.

if you have wonky fcabs or rtabs, your rear alignment you just got doesn't mean squat.
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