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Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 06-06-2011, 03:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,482
Posted By lemining
An update: Took my baby for all day spin today to...

An update: Took my baby for all day spin today to visit my parents (few hours drive). Haven't had any major issues on my way there and back, I however decided to check for any fault codes.

I got...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 06-05-2011, 04:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,482
Posted By lemining
Sluggish acceleration

Hi,

I'm having issues with my 318ti. I have recently replaced MAF and camshaft position sensor because of some issues related to rough changing gears.

That fixed most of my issues but there...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 06-04-2011, 06:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,049
Posted By lemining
Just an update. I have replaced camshaft position...

Just an update. I have replaced camshaft position sensor (intake) and maf. No more error codes.
However, despite having no errors car behaves weirdly.
When I try to lets say join the traffic (so...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 04-12-2011, 03:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,049
Posted By lemining
Yup, You are right. I couldn't believe that MAF...

Yup, You are right. I couldn't believe that MAF would cause this because it has been replaced before I purchased the car. Now I know for sure. I did some research and there are some cheapo on ebay...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 04-12-2011, 02:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,049
Posted By lemining
Hi everyone, I has been a while, however I...

Hi everyone,

I has been a while, however I have finally made some progress on my problem with the gear box. I managed to get inpa working. Cleared codes last night and drove to work this morning...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-07-2011, 01:14 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,683
Posted By lemining
my $0.02 :) I'm getting tints because of UV...

my $0.02 :)

I'm getting tints because of UV rays. In New Zealand sun is so strong that if you have dark dash or even dark coloured car you will suffer from clear coat peeling off and dash...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-07-2011, 01:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,795
Posted By lemining
Sweet! :thumbup: Cheers for all "your" help....

Sweet! :thumbup:

Cheers for all "your" help. Since you were the only one helping lol... where is everyone else. I'll let you know when the cable arrives. :excited:
Hopefully I will be able to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-07-2011, 12:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,795
Posted By lemining
http://farm6.static.flickr.com/5251/5504872615_5ca...

http://farm6.static.flickr.com/5251/5504872615_5ca5fb4817_z.jpg
http://farm6.static.flickr.com/5252/5505468620_d9787fc972_z.jpg
http://farm6.static.flickr.com/5213/5505469176_a2529c8387_z.jpg

I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-06-2011, 11:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,795
Posted By lemining
Is there a rule on where/which side the connector...

Is there a rule on where/which side the connector is under the bonnet i would assume it would be visible. I remember seeing it on my mates much older 325. Ill have a look anyway!
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-06-2011, 08:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,795
Posted By lemining
I didn't see any round connector under the...

I didn't see any round connector under the bonnet, but then i wasnt looking for it. I found OBD2 no problem under the steering wheel.

Its 318ti compact 2001.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-06-2011, 03:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,795
Posted By lemining
I see now. So INPA/EDIABAS is a software used by...

I see now. So INPA/EDIABAS is a software used by BMW dealers, rather than some third party software that "could" be compatible? See if only this was put somewhere out there I would have known two...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-06-2011, 03:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,795
Posted By lemining
Seems like you need a lot of tweaks and DIYs to...

Seems like you need a lot of tweaks and DIYs to actually get stuff to work. I'm assuming there is no out of the box solution to getting things rolling?

I have sold my vag-com with my vw, hoping...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-06-2011, 02:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,795
Posted By lemining
BMW ODB2 Scanner - Which one?

Hello Everyone!

I came from VW background where I had my VAG-COM that I just plugged in and I could get any errors from anywhere and program anything I wanted.
After I purchased my BMW I...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 03-01-2011, 12:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,049
Posted By lemining
I see, my gut feeling tells me that it wouldn't...

I see, my gut feeling tells me that it wouldn't be bands. Simply because it sounds mechanical. Therefore my problem would occur everytime I drive. I will however take it into consideration when I do...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 03-01-2011, 01:32 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,049
Posted By lemining
Can you give me crash course on bands and why...

Can you give me crash course on bands and why would they only play up in cold (cold is 10-15 degrees Celsius)
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 02-28-2011, 06:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,049
Posted By lemining
Are you sure? I was reading codes from my...

Are you sure? I was reading codes from my gearbox, air bags etc. via obd2 on my VW. I just needed VAG-COM not just any odb2 scanner. Here in NZ they want arm and leg for checking codes. Last time I...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 02-28-2011, 05:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,049
Posted By lemining
I'm hoping to get ATF replaced over the weekend;...

I'm hoping to get ATF replaced over the weekend; I'm unable to find any information (service manual etc) on my car. I couldn't even find a dipstick to check the level. Before I bough the car they...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 02-28-2011, 04:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,049
Posted By lemining
Step transmission rough gear changes

Hi,

I have 318ti compact 2001. It comes with step/tiptronic transmission. Recently it has developed some weird issue that seem to happen only on cold mornings.

Little ( ! ) comes up by the D (!...
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