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Forum: General E46 Forum 09-01-2009, 04:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 976
Posted By BWMguy206
2003 330i ZHP. No crank/no start complaint....

2003 330i ZHP. No crank/no start complaint. Battery is good. EWS system is good. Tap on the starter and could hear it slowly moving. Starter is seized up internally. Warranty time says it's 1.9hrs to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-15-2009, 06:48 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,292
Posted By BWMguy206
+1 on the actuator o-ring. It's actually the...

+1 on the actuator o-ring. It's actually the clutch slave cylinder actuator but it's so damn expensive because of the electronics built inside it.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-08-2009, 04:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,159
Posted By BWMguy206
Has anyone got the Vanos replaced under the...

Has anyone got the Vanos replaced under the 6yr/100,000 mile extended engine warranty? It says that anything that's internally lubricated by engine oil is covered.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-14-2009, 09:49 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 17,623
Posted By BWMguy206
What kind of codes are you getting? Factory FPRs...

What kind of codes are you getting? Factory FPRs rarely fail. Have you ever replaced the fuel filter? Increasing fuel pressure will NOT give you more power but will give you more problems.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-14-2009, 09:32 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,310
Posted By BWMguy206
I work at an independent shop and 6hrs is way too...

I work at an independent shop and 6hrs is way too much. We charge 3 hours and an additional 1 hour to clean up any oil residue from the leak. If the leak is bad it will be on the power steering...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-14-2009, 11:23 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 38,756
Posted By BWMguy206
Yes you are correct.

Yes you are correct.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-11-2009, 03:00 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 38,756
Posted By BWMguy206
Yes! If the orange seal goes bad you will get a...

Yes! If the orange seal goes bad you will get a really bad vacuum leak. You will have mixture faults for running too lean and the car will run very rough at idle to the point where it will be...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-11-2009, 02:59 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 38,756
Posted By BWMguy206
$212.50 usd

$212.50 usd
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-11-2009, 02:55 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 38,756
Posted By BWMguy206
I know this is a late reply but there could be a...

I know this is a late reply but there could be a couple of things:

If you don't have a SES light but you hear a rattling noise coming from the DISA valve then the flap is just moving freely thus...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-11-2009, 02:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,744
Posted By BWMguy206
I recommend just replacing it. Sure the diaphragm...

I recommend just replacing it. Sure the diaphragm can be repaired but the plastic part around the metal pin that's holding the flap can wear out. We already removed a few DISA units and the flaps...
Forum: Interior 11-23-2008, 04:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,142
Posted By BWMguy206
Sold to King Kong!

Sold to King Kong!
Forum: Interior 11-17-2008, 03:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,142
Posted By BWMguy206
FS: USED E46 M3 Black Leather Front Seats

I have a front set of E46 M3 black leather seats for sale. They are power seats and that's all. No heater or side bolster adjustment. Came off from a 2002 M3 with about 60,000 miles.

The drivers...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-15-2008, 06:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 532
Posted By BWMguy206
Aftermarket HID kit to replace OEM HID

Hey guys!

I have a customer with a 2002 325i sedan that already has a factory HID installed. He complained that the passenger side HID turns pink a few seconds after turning on the lights which we...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-21-2008, 06:49 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 17,222
Posted By BWMguy206
This problem can happen to anyone. I work at a...

This problem can happen to anyone. I work at a BMW independent shop in Los Angeles and have 2 customers with this issue on their 325i. The first customer could not open the door and went to the...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-09-2008, 11:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 799
Posted By BWMguy206
$399 but I also heard it might be going up. Might...

$399 but I also heard it might be going up. Might want to call or email them.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-03-2008, 06:44 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,667
Posted By BWMguy206
Turner sells it at a good price but don't forget...

Turner sells it at a good price but don't forget shipping fees.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-03-2008, 05:02 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,667
Posted By BWMguy206
Depending on where you get the 10w-60 oil it can...

Depending on where you get the 10w-60 oil it can cost between $11-$20 a liter! Some independent shops in SoCA charge between $110-$200+ for a synthetic engine oil service.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-08-2008, 04:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,264
Posted By BWMguy206
Well.. sounds like a bad pump to me. The pump...

Well.. sounds like a bad pump to me. The pump replacement job was around $2300.00.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-08-2008, 01:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,264
Posted By BWMguy206
Ask if that shop has a BMW diagnostic computer...

Ask if that shop has a BMW diagnostic computer that used at the BMW service departments.

The shop I work at has a GT1 diagnostic computer and there's a test module to do and it will tell you to...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 04-27-2008, 10:47 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 12,239
Posted By BWMguy206
When replacing a clutch on a SMG you only have to...

When replacing a clutch on a SMG you only have to do the clutch reset curve and clutch slip point adaptation.

If you open any hydraulic lines then you have to bleed the clutch slave cylinder or...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 04-16-2008, 12:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,289
Posted By BWMguy206
He must be thinking of the S62 engine. The latest...

He must be thinking of the S62 engine. The latest DME recall for the E46 m3 and E39 m5 was an OBD2 communication error between the DME and the smog test computer.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 04-15-2008, 05:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,289
Posted By BWMguy206
If you're running no cats then what mid section...

If you're running no cats then what mid section are you going to run? Those pipes might have a EGT sensor bung.

The EGT sensor was not discontinued on the E46 M3. That's only for the E39 M5 and...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 04-07-2008, 07:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 431
Posted By BWMguy206
It's a small common issue on the S54s. There is...

It's a small common issue on the S54s. There is one TPS sensor just on top of the oil filter housing lid and the 2nd TPS sensor is attached to the throttle actuator that's underneath the intake...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 04-05-2008, 06:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 500
Posted By BWMguy206
Here are some pics of a M Sport wagon (S54...

Here are some pics of a M Sport wagon (S54 w/SMGII). Owner is seriously thinking about a HPF Turbo Kit.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-25-2008, 12:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 585
Posted By BWMguy206
Is that price from an Independent shop? How many...

Is that price from an Independent shop? How many miles do you have?
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