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Forum: General E46 Forum 05-31-2015, 07:25 AM
Replies: 4
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Posted By riverjamie
thanks to all for replying

thanks to all for replying
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-28-2015, 12:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 166
Posted By riverjamie
How does the window regulator motor know to stop at the end of each end up and down

Just trying to understand how motor is controlled I don't see any switches? So is to controlled by the amount of current it draws when the window stops?

Thanks
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-28-2015, 12:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 232
Posted By riverjamie
What type of window regulator grease to use?

What type of grease should be used on the window regulator slides?
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-22-2015, 07:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 188
Posted By riverjamie
2001 e46 323i driver's side rear window regulator white slide broke is it repairable?

Well the window went down and then went to put it up and pop. Would not go up. So I took it apart and removed the window regulator. The slide bracket with the white plastic broke and one of the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-15-2015, 12:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 305
Posted By riverjamie
Thanks for replying so fast. Sorry don't have...

Thanks for replying so fast. Sorry don't have the code. He was using an older Autologic diagnosing tool. It did show the code but he just blew through it. But it did say Drivers Airbag, and not...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-15-2015, 11:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 305
Posted By riverjamie
What causes Drivers Airbag light to come on?

2000 323i e46 113k. The other day I had the Airbag light come on. I took the car to my Indy shop and he hooked up the diag tool and it showed a Drivers Airbag code from steering wheel. We cleared...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-28-2015, 07:17 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,298
Posted By riverjamie
FOR JAKEEL85 Sorry I meant to leave this...

FOR JAKEEL85

Sorry I meant to leave this reply before. Any lose of fluid in most cases is not a good thing, other than if you over filled something? If it's reddish then either ATF or Power...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-22-2015, 05:31 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,298
Posted By riverjamie
I'm not a mechanic so can't really tell you what...

I'm not a mechanic so can't really tell you what to do. But on this website there is probably someone that is. Hopefully they will reply for you. good luck.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-21-2015, 08:26 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,298
Posted By riverjamie
It's on top of the bell housing of the...

It's on top of the bell housing of the transmission. You can't see it without, jacking up car and getting under it with mirrors and a flashlight. It's a little silver cap that floats around on top...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-21-2015, 10:00 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,298
Posted By riverjamie
Yes the trany shop did fix the problem with ATF...

Yes the trany shop did fix the problem with ATF coming out on my 528i, it was the forward pump (it's behind the torque converter inside the bell housing, in the trany. They replaced the Boost...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-20-2015, 12:57 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,298
Posted By riverjamie
Those of you that did reply, first thank you,...

Those of you that did reply, first thank you, second are you sure that you have a 5L40E GM Steptronic 5 spd transmission. I believe that BMW also put in some ZF tranys? Thanks
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-19-2015, 09:37 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,298
Posted By riverjamie
Thanks for replying so far with bimmerfest and...

Thanks for replying so far with bimmerfest and e46 fanatics, it seems the life before most problems is 140-180k. So if I'm going to 5-7k a yr or less, That might give me 50k so 10 yrs should be more...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-18-2015, 12:26 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,298
Posted By riverjamie
How many miles are on your original e46 with GM A5S360R/5L40E Transmission

My car is a 2000 323i e46 with 112k, shifts good, smooth, and no problems in reverse. I'm trying to find out how long the GM A5S360R/5L40E Transmissions last without doing anything to them other...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-09-2015, 05:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 369
Posted By riverjamie
Yes, I did change the reservoir and all hoses and...

Yes, I did change the reservoir and all hoses and pump. Actually I had to change the pump twice because the first pump started leaking. Going to keep flushing the system. My only regret is that I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-08-2015, 11:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 503
Posted By riverjamie
Yes it does get that black silt on it. Every...

Yes it does get that black silt on it. Every time I clean it off after I drain the fluid. When I remove the fluid it not clean looking like new fluid.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-08-2015, 11:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 369
Posted By riverjamie
How much ATF does it take to do Turkey Baster method on Pwr Str change.

Had some PS issues lately. Pump went out replaced pump, hoses, and reservoir. Filled system but new pump was no good leaking. So had to replace again. Then filled system and started turkey baster...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-08-2015, 11:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 503
Posted By riverjamie
Last week I put in the replacement and so far so...

Last week I put in the replacement and so far so good. The only issue I'm having to trying to do the turkey baster method of changing all the Power Steering Fluid ATF to get it look like new. I've...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-23-2015, 04:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 503
Posted By riverjamie
Well I spoke to soon. After 60 miles the pump...

Well I spoke to soon. After 60 miles the pump developed a leak on the pump where the input pipe meets the pump housing. It wasn't pouring out but was weeping out. First I thought it was the hose...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-17-2015, 10:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 288
Posted By riverjamie
cityjohn, thanks for replying. I agree something...

cityjohn, thanks for replying. I agree something is missing but what? Just trying to understand what is missing. Then I was thinking that the part that is missing might be designed to break away...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-16-2015, 07:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 288
Posted By riverjamie
Need help with 2000 323i mud flaps are loose

I just purchased this car and have been fixing it up. Now found that both mud flaps under the car are loose. I believe that some fasteners are missing but don't know what they are. So if someone...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-15-2015, 09:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 779
Posted By riverjamie
Installed the new pump, high pressure and return...

Installed the new pump, high pressure and return from rack hoses, filled system, everything okay. I guess the old pump just decided to fail when I changed the tank and and upper hoses. I was...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-15-2015, 08:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 503
Posted By riverjamie
Installed today, so far so good.

Installed today, so far so good.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-14-2015, 06:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 503
Posted By riverjamie
Well the new pump showed up. It is made in...

Well the new pump showed up. It is made in China. I'll let the forum know how it works out. There is some end play on the shaft I'd say 1mm. So hopefully thats normal. Going to install tomorrow.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-14-2015, 01:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 503
Posted By riverjamie
Has anyone used the CARDONE 96-5350 PS PUMP instead of LUK20

I just purchased a Cardone 96-5350 (All New not rebuilt) PS Pump instead of BMW LUK 20. It's a big savings $121 at Rock Auto, it comes with a lifetime warranty. Just curious, I just ordered one and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-14-2015, 09:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 209
Posted By riverjamie
Need torque settings for PS Pump bolts 2000 323i

Does anyone have the torque settings for a 2000 323i PS Pump Luk20. I need the following torque settings;

The T40 bolts that bolt the pump the the mounting bracket.

Also the 13mm bolt on the...
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