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Forum: General E46 Forum 05-01-2015, 12:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 178
Posted By Hansie
Bad start 330i

Strange thing is happening : most of the times the contact 2 doesn't lite any extra light on the dash or start other accessories like wise petrol pump etc.
Radio, Km counter is on. Than the car...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-15-2015, 11:56 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,203
Posted By Hansie
Also pictures without the plates? See what is...

Also pictures without the plates?
See what is really inside.
Think it's service free because it's not easy to get in there.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-06-2015, 02:14 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,203
Posted By Hansie
Does this set up add extra vacuum to the...

Does this set up add extra vacuum to the cranckcase like wise a OCC and PCV?
Thats the big oil saver in my 330i.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-04-2015, 05:01 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,203
Posted By Hansie
Great find! No M56 in europe... Any...

Great find!
No M56 in europe...

Any picture of the inside of the cover / how the internal CCV looks like?
How will the vacuum and flow be regulated?
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-04-2015, 05:00 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,203
Posted By Hansie
Great find! No M56 in europe...

Great find!
No M56 in europe...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-04-2015, 08:54 AM
Replies: 377
Views: 30,111
Posted By Hansie
mlody : now you have made long cold lines so the...

mlody : now you have made long cold lines so the vapour returns to liquid (mayo) which will block the lines etc.

I have done the opposite : very short hot lines so the vapour stays vapour. Oil...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-29-2015, 12:47 AM
Replies: 419
Views: 30,802
Posted By Hansie
My idea (stupid or smart?) was if this didn't...

My idea (stupid or smart?) was if this didn't work I would ditch the occ and put a line straight from the cover to the distribution piece, only a pcv valve in between ,short , direct, a minimal set...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-28-2015, 03:38 PM
Replies: 419
Views: 30,802
Posted By Hansie
Why fail emissions? It is a closet circuit, no...

Why fail emissions?
It is a closet circuit, no vapors will escape.
Or do you have a visual inspection there?

Need to paint it with black wrinkle lack some day, it can look quite stock.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-28-2015, 02:37 PM
Replies: 419
Views: 30,802
Posted By Hansie
My set up is some what different, yes it's a occ...

My set up is some what different, yes it's a occ but I kept the lines a as short as possible and mounted the can next to the power steering reservoir . Yes very hot on top of the engine and they...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-01-2014, 03:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 348
Posted By Hansie
Mine had the same issue, replaced the sensor,...

Mine had the same issue, replaced the sensor, still not good.
Replaced the (original 14 year young) expansion tank in a cooling overhaul (radiator popped) and now fine.
Maybe the magnet on the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-20-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 294
Posted By Hansie
Fuel filter, the fuel pressure regulator is in...

Fuel filter, the fuel pressure regulator is in the filter.
Fuel pressure is now slight off, so air fuel ratio is also not okay at every rpm.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-15-2014, 01:13 AM
Replies: 419
Views: 30,802
Posted By Hansie
Measure at different rpm's please !

Measure at different rpm's please !
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-02-2014, 04:34 AM
Replies: 377
Views: 30,111
Posted By Hansie
Nice video but I miss the added vacuum via a...

Nice video but I miss the added vacuum via a catch can option.
Many, like me, have great results with that option.

The flush: maybe you only clean the piston top and first ring, oil scraper is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-28-2014, 02:59 AM
Replies: 377
Views: 30,111
Posted By Hansie
Thats crap! My 330i just had the catch can mod...

Thats crap!
My 330i just had the catch can mod with extra vacuum , that already helps me to get oil consumption from 1 liter on 800/1400km (not constant) to almost zero for 3000km... There is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-25-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 419
Views: 30,802
Posted By Hansie
Just put the hose in the tube from the crankcase,...

Just put the hose in the tube from the crankcase, works fine.
Added some heat shrink tube for looks and extra security, ain't needed.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-24-2014, 05:11 PM
Replies: 419
Views: 30,802
Posted By Hansie
3000km after the new set up and no significant...

3000km after the new set up and no significant oil use! Before I was adding some 2 liters in that mileage.
In the catch can 2 tea spoons of oil, no mayo, but it's quit hot outside so early to tell....
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-04-2014, 05:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 712
Posted By Hansie
The front of the engine is the only spot I think?...

The front of the engine is the only spot I think?
I placed a catch can there for easy cleaning too.
You can use the front mounting bolt of the powersteer reservoir for mounting.

In a year the...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 06-03-2014, 07:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 632
Posted By Hansie
Please look at the first sticky , you can enter...

Please look at the first sticky , you can enter all data en see for yourself.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-26-2014, 01:27 AM
Replies: 419
Views: 30,802
Posted By Hansie
Thats funny, I did engineer mine so it has short...

Thats funny, I did engineer mine so it has short hoses and close to the engine on a hot spot from 50 to 90C.
Idea is that a lot of moisture/water gets cooked out the mayonaise fase so only a bit of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-25-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 419
Views: 30,802
Posted By Hansie
Ordered the pcv345 in the USA and fitting it...

Ordered the pcv345 in the USA and fitting it solved the small problems.
It did ran rough in low rpms, to much blow by or something.
With the pcv it's rock solid at idle and smooooth.
Vacuum is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-04-2014, 02:38 PM
Replies: 419
Views: 30,802
Posted By Hansie
Don't have pcv in a lot of our cars here in...

Don't have pcv in a lot of our cars here in Europe, the pcv 345 even ain't for sale here.
I want to test one, try to get one or similar size.

There is a small hesitation now when at idle at a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-03-2014, 05:07 AM
Replies: 419
Views: 30,802
Posted By Hansie
I hope it affects my piston rings, free them and...

I hope it affects my piston rings, free them and kill the oil drinking habit of the mean green girl.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-02-2014, 02:06 AM
Replies: 419
Views: 30,802
Posted By Hansie
So finally my catch can is finished, only have to...

So finally my catch can is finished, only have to paint it but the VHT wrinkle engine paint can is emty. :facepalm:
Also running without PCV btw.

Its mounted to the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-29-2014, 05:46 AM
Replies: 419
Views: 30,802
Posted By Hansie
My previous set up was approx the same : can in...

My previous set up was approx the same : can in the drugbin.

I thought it ran too cold and lots of water catched, emtied the 1 liter can every week.
What do you catch in the can?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-28-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 419
Views: 30,802
Posted By Hansie
So finally some progress... Replaced vcg and...

So finally some progress...
Replaced vcg and ohfg, revisited the vanos when I was there.
Waiting on parts for belts and pulleys now.
Copied TS setup but routed the vacuum line a bit different,...
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