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Forum: General E46 Forum 12-17-2014, 10:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 759
Posted By Mau330i
I have just finished with the valve body. All the...

I have just finished with the valve body. All the pistons were OK.

I was scared about doing this but using jjrichard's videos it is not that hard. Just need to be really careful and organised
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-09-2014, 10:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 759
Posted By Mau330i
I started today...

Well, I decided to start today the disassembly of the valve body.

The findings are in the attached pictures.

- The gasket was brittle and broke in several pieces.
- Some of the plastic pieces...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-30-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 759
Posted By Mau330i
Today I started with my tranny disassembly and I...

Today I started with my tranny disassembly and I found some things I think are not OK.

1. The valve body gasket is broken and visible in some sections of it.
2. All the wiring connectors are so...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-18-2014, 04:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 759
Posted By Mau330i
I only got P0734 Gear 4 Incorrect Ratio. I...

I only got P0734 Gear 4 Incorrect Ratio.

I will start the tranny disassembly next weekend and as a comment let me tell you that the oil that I removed yesterday with no more than 3 miles on is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-17-2014, 08:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 759
Posted By Mau330i
Well I did it. First of all Thanks GLHX and...

Well I did it.

First of all Thanks GLHX and BaliDawg for your help.

And yes GLHX, it was heavy like going uphill in 3rd... needed a lot of gas to start moving but no slipping yet.... the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-16-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 759
Posted By Mau330i
Helwith AUTO Transmission

Hello everyone!!

I'm having an issue with my tranny and would like to ask for your advice so I can get my car back to the road ASAP

THE BACKGROUND:


Car is 130k miles and I have done 2...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-13-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 784
Posted By Mau330i
It is no gas smell precisely, but yes, theres is...

It is no gas smell precisely, but yes, theres is smell when there are no cats installed. I have this smell in my car thats why I want to install some cats but not the expensive oems
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-13-2014, 02:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 784
Posted By Mau330i
Right now the light is on... what the shop did...

Right now the light is on... what the shop did was open a "door" in the cat body, remove the stone and close/weld the door back in place so every thing keeps the same shape.

I don't know about the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-13-2014, 08:03 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 784
Posted By Mau330i
I did gut (emptied) my casting the back pressure...

I did gut (emptied) my casting the back pressure / loss of power problem was fixed. A regular muffler shop didi the job. Just remove the header, open the cat, remove the "stone" and replace te...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-12-2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 262
Posted By Mau330i
I used the kit without the guide plate (1087) and...

I used the kit without the guide plate (1087) and everything went ok. Just follow instructions and you will be fine.

My Advice: Buy at least the 1087 Kit

Hope this helps.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-21-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 480
Posted By Mau330i
Taking this thread back to life... My tank does...

Taking this thread back to life... My tank does the same. I have been reading about the straps and rubbers and I will check that later today but...

How tight should it be??? Completely fixed???
...
Forum: Car Care & Detailing 06-11-2014, 11:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 510
Posted By Mau330i
Thank you so much!!! I'll stay away from...

Thank you so much!!!


I'll stay away from CIF and will try some wax or sealant.
Any recommendations on this???
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-10-2014, 11:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 230
Posted By Mau330i
Paint stain

I posted this in the Car Care and Detailing forum with no luck so far... maybe someone here can take a look to this and help me.

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=1040896

Mods, if...
Forum: Car Care & Detailing 06-08-2014, 02:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 510
Posted By Mau330i
Paint Stain

Hello Everyone

Since my car got rear ended and repaired all the parts they were repainted got stained very easy.

A few days of rain here in Mexico City and the car gets this little gray drops...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-29-2014, 10:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 276
Posted By Mau330i
Replaced the thermostat again and everything is...

Replaced the thermostat again and everything is ok now.... I dont understand what happened but it is ok now.

Sent from BimmerApp mobile app
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-25-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 276
Posted By Mau330i
bump

bump
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-24-2014, 10:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 276
Posted By Mau330i
Help with Temperature/Fans issue (SOLVED)

Hello Everyone!!

Yesterday I finished replacing the thermostat on a friends car. Everything was working good, the OBC showed 93-98.

After a 1 hour ride the OBC temperature suddenly dropped to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-22-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,600
Posted By Mau330i
+1 ^ Something similar happened to me....

+1 ^

Something similar happened to me....
Forum: General BMW Model Discussion 04-11-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 897
Posted By Mau330i
Thank you all very much!!! The owner...

Thank you all very much!!!


The owner insists on repair the engine :loco:

I think I will not take the car....



Thanks a lot!!!!
Forum: General BMW Model Discussion 04-07-2014, 09:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 897
Posted By Mau330i
Help with N62 Engine Please

This engine belongs to a 2002 745i. It was hydrolocked about 8 months ago (thats what I was told) and the owner wants me to fix it. Right now the engine does not turn (not even with a wrench)

I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-03-2014, 06:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 526
Posted By Mau330i
I bought mine from the dealer for about 50 usd...

I bought mine from the dealer for about 50 usd six months ago.

part number for mi car (2002 330i) is 51 21 8 236 594
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-03-2014, 03:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 197
Posted By Mau330i
I had the exactly same problem las week... at the...

I had the exactly same problem las week... at the end it was solved when I accelerate the engine to about 2500 rpm.

I did this with the pressure line disconnected from the rack and connected to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-16-2014, 10:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 234
Posted By Mau330i
Thanks!! but where is the pressure regulator...

Thanks!! but where is the pressure regulator located?? near the outlet tube??
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-15-2014, 07:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 234
Posted By Mau330i
Help with NO power Steering

It all started with a broken pump shaft, so bought a new pump an replaced it but there is no power yet....

Any Ideas.

It FP-20 pump, it was bleed and with the wheels off the ground it is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-27-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 298
Posted By Mau330i
Thanks to all!!! I'll do the undercoat this...

Thanks to all!!!

I'll do the undercoat this weekend
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