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  1. keromin4151
    04-10-2010 04:38 PM
    keromin4151
    Quick question since you seem to know your mechanic.

    I purchased 330i last November and it gave me p0171 and p0174, which relates to vacuum leak. So, i ordered the manifold intake boot and replaced it. While replacing it, since it wasn't electrical system, I didn't disconnect the battery. I noticed that even though i started replacing the boot with all the windows up, Somehow in the mid-way through the replacing it, all the windows were down and moon-roof was quarter opened.

    No electrical issue was noted. I replaced it the boot back along with cleaning DISA valve and MAF sensor (with proper cleaners). But now, i am getting two additional codes -p0102 and 02227. I have no idea what is going on. After cleaning the MAF, it seem to easy a bit but it is still rough idling. I had to make 4 hour trip down to NY and on the way back my radio unit/CD player stopped working.

    Oh another thing, my key wouldn't lock and unlock. I have to use my keyhole to open the doors.

    About three months ago, i left the light on and i had to start the car by jumping it...

    I went to Gault BMW auto and they charged me 163 dollars just to tell me i have two codes in the beginning and was going to charge me 150 dollars to replace the torn boot.

    I replaced the intake boot myself (proud) but i have no idea what is going on. Please help if you can~

    Sincerely
  2. mproved
    12-02-2009 06:00 PM
    mproved
    I'm interested in your ignition coil (5) and 3 boot connectors you're selling. It's $175 shipped right?

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