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Forum: General E46 Forum 05-18-2011, 08:28 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,268
Posted By beyondd
wow, looks like that's what i missed. thanks...

wow, looks like that's what i missed.

thanks a lot to everyone :thumbsup:
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-16-2011, 11:00 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,268
Posted By beyondd
you're correct sir, my bad; the intake boot...

you're correct sir, my bad; the intake boot doesn't fit into #5 boot. maybe i dropped the plastic piece without knowing? is the intake boot even supposed to squeeze into upper boot?



this is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-16-2011, 05:06 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,268
Posted By beyondd
Need to replace torn intake boot! [won't fit]

kay well my idle was rough and I found a small tear in the intake boot so I did the sensible thing and ordered a new one :thumbsup:

http://www.ecstuning.com/Search/13541705209/ES34045/

this is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-05-2011, 11:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 730
Posted By beyondd
Airbox leak causing idle problems?

I got a new intake boot today because I found a small tear in mine and the end that goes into the engine is too big? I have a 02' 325XI I can squeeze the stock end into this one; so I tried to seal...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-31-2011, 07:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,471
Posted By beyondd
^ Thanks for the post; I already ordered the boot...

^ Thanks for the post; I already ordered the boot so I might as well use it.

I had a smoke test done to check for vacuum leaks so I thought I was in the clear, but I doubt the new boot will take...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-30-2011, 09:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,471
Posted By beyondd
found a little slit under the boot but i feel...

found a little slit under the boot but i feel like i caused it trying to get the new maf on; ordered a new one, hope it helps
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-30-2011, 07:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,471
Posted By beyondd
So I just replaced; and it did not fix the rough...

So I just replaced; and it did not fix the rough idle :((
When I unplug the MAF the idle smooths out but installing a new MAF doesn't fix it =/ any ideas?
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-30-2011, 07:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,150
Posted By beyondd
Replaced MAF sensor idle still rough!

I've been having rough idle issues & bad gas mileage for the last few months and whenever I unplug the mass air flow sensor the idle becomes smooth again. So I ordered a new MAF sensor and just put...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-27-2011, 12:52 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,471
Posted By beyondd
^ oops lol hope this fits, thanks mack89

^ oops lol

hope this fits, thanks mack89
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-27-2011, 12:31 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,471
Posted By beyondd
My bad, It's a 2002 325XI

My bad, It's a 2002 325XI
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-27-2011, 12:19 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,471
Posted By beyondd
Mass Air Flow Sensor [best place to buy one]

So my car has been having some rough idle issues for a while now and I checked for vacuum leaks and I replaced the bank 1 O2 sensors today [119k miles]. It didn't fix the rough idle, so I concluded...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 03-03-2011, 06:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,948
Posted By beyondd
it's an expensive one from a dealership; not sure...

it's an expensive one from a dealership; not sure the brand but it's wireless
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 03-03-2011, 12:02 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,948
Posted By beyondd
Got the car back today and they did another smoke...

Got the car back today and they did another smoke test and couldn't find a leak this time. The RPM's seem to be better but I haven't driven it much; he thinks that he may have unintentionally...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-28-2011, 11:39 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 28,817
Posted By beyondd
Me & a buddy just replaced my driver side today...

Me & a buddy just replaced my driver side today with non-oem and when we took the old one out you can see there is no grease or oil along the stock regulators. We installed the new one with new motor...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-28-2011, 11:32 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,948
Posted By beyondd
Dropped the car off tonight to get the vacuum...

Dropped the car off tonight to get the vacuum leak fixed; hopefully this will take care of the P0171 & P0174 codes and the rough idle/stalling.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-28-2011, 11:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,948
Posted By beyondd
So I shouldn't buy the ones from autozone or...

So I shouldn't buy the ones from autozone or advanced auto parts for $100+; but buy the cheaper ones online?



Not my pic, but I have the same airbox.



Here's what it was doing; but it...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-27-2011, 12:36 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,948
Posted By beyondd
Did the smoke test today and he said there is a...

Did the smoke test today and he said there is a leak right under here and he will probably have to take the intake manifold off to reach it; 1-2 hours labor. Any thoughts?
...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-26-2011, 10:38 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,948
Posted By beyondd
Thanks for asking; the valve cover gaskets were...

Thanks for asking; the valve cover gaskets were leaking oil into the spark plugs. Just glad it wasn't a blown head gasket like everyone kept telling me.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-26-2011, 09:59 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,948
Posted By beyondd
Thanks for the replies; I cleaned the MAF last...

Thanks for the replies; I cleaned the MAF last week (even though it looked very clean already) and I am getting a smoke test for vacuum leaks today.
Do you think that a vacuum leak could cause bad...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-26-2011, 02:00 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,948
Posted By beyondd
Need Oxygen Sensors!?

http://www.******************.com/sku/BMW/325xi/Bosch/Oxygen_Sensor/2002/Base/6_Cyl_2-dot-5L/BS13477.html?loc=Before+Catalytic+Converter&tlc=Engine+%26+Drivetrain&intcmpid=Product+Listings+Best+Seller...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-17-2011, 09:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 536
Posted By beyondd
CV Boot leaking?

I peeked under my car today while changing the power-steering fluid and I noticed the inside of my wheel is covered in this blue crap. I had my front axles replaced like a month or two ago because...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-17-2011, 08:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,055
Posted By beyondd
i think you should give your nearest bmw...

i think you should give your nearest bmw dealership a call
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-20-2011, 11:39 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,130
Posted By beyondd
02 325XI DSC & Winter tires

Hi guys, this is my 2nd winter with my XI and I have been reading a lot of contradicting comments recently about the DSC function.

Normally when it snows there are a lot fewer cars out and I like...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 11-14-2010, 06:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,447
Posted By beyondd
Spark plugs for my 02 325XI

http://www.ecstuning.com/ES10331/?salesrep=JHorak&utm_source=bimmerforums&utm_medium=forum&utm_content=JHorak&utm_campaign=ngkBKR6EQUP

my manual says NGK BKR 6 EQUP; so these are good right?
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-05-2010, 09:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,747
Posted By beyondd
Lots of white smoke coming out of exhaust; help! (video)

So a couple days ago I was pulling out of a parking lot and I noticed an abnormal amount of smoke coming out of my exhaust. I thought nothing of it, but when I made a turn into my neighborhood I...
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