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Old 08-22-2014, 05:29 PM   #1
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New a weekend mechanic

I need to get work done on my e46 but only have time on the weekends and need my car on weekdays can any one recommend a shop open on weekends that I can trust
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Old 08-22-2014, 08:50 PM   #2
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DIY or die! LOL

There is a thread that has suggestions. I can't offer anyone, as I don't live in the GTA.
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Old 08-23-2014, 10:33 AM   #3
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What kind of work?
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Old 08-23-2014, 12:59 PM   #4
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Coolant leak and valve cover gasket
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Old 08-23-2014, 01:33 PM   #5
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That's easy enough to do at home. Take a look at the DIYs to see if you're comfortable. There are guys on this board that run shops out of their homes. They may be able to help you out.
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Old 08-23-2014, 03:16 PM   #6
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I'm comfortable to do it but don't have the time during the weekend and weekdays.

Need to replace expansion tank mounting bracket- leaking from the plug

Thermostat

Main belt - and I assume I require to do my timing after that

Valve cover gasket
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Old 08-23-2014, 03:16 PM   #7
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And high pressure power steering hose
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Old 08-23-2014, 04:44 PM   #8
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Timing doesn't have to be done after changing accessory belt
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Old 08-23-2014, 04:58 PM   #9
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Having a hard time finding parts on Saturday got some time off but can't get parts all places are on delivery or closed
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Old 08-24-2014, 12:09 AM   #10
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I know this won't help today or tomorrow, but I place I deal with, www.germanparts.ca, are open until 3pm on Saturdays. Really great guys and service there. They are around the corner from 400 and Finch.
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