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Forum: General E46 Forum 11-08-2011, 01:12 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 8,779
Posted By rhm325i
sounds like you bent valves

sounds like you bent valves
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-08-2011, 12:56 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 8,779
Posted By rhm325i
have you missed a shift lately?

have you missed a shift lately?
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-20-2011, 10:44 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 292
Posted By rhm325i
swap coils 4 and 6 to 3 and 5 and see what codes...

swap coils 4 and 6 to 3 and 5 and see what codes come back, replace b2 sensor 1 that code is a circuit code
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-15-2011, 12:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 6,785
Posted By rhm325i
sounds like he didnt time it correctly. timing...

sounds like he didnt time it correctly.
timing a m54 is a pain, also requires special tools to do so
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-12-2011, 05:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 374
Posted By rhm325i
its beside the brake booster against the firewall...

its beside the brake booster against the firewall on the driver side
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 10-12-2011, 05:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 765
Posted By rhm325i
check engine light on? what are the codes?

check engine light on?
what are the codes?
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-12-2011, 05:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,465
Posted By rhm325i
was it a static or dynamic balance?

was it a static or dynamic balance?
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-12-2011, 04:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 494
Posted By rhm325i
did you change your air filter recently? ...

did you change your air filter recently?

sounds like you have a torn intake boot
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-28-2011, 08:14 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,484
Posted By rhm325i
thanks. no not yet, shop foreman said it was...

thanks. no not yet, shop foreman said it was pretty normal for m54 cams to have some wear on them, so i went ahead and put everything back together. im ordering the cams in a couple weeks, i will...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-26-2011, 07:43 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,484
Posted By rhm325i
had to replace all the exhaust valves here...

had to replace all the exhaust valves

here is the finished product after i drove home

http://youtu.be/2rNG76_6cZo
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-26-2011, 07:38 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,484
Posted By rhm325i
here are a few pics of everything torn down....

here are a few pics of everything torn down. sorry for the brief write up
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-20-2011, 03:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,137
Posted By rhm325i
i would say its more likely its the fuel...

i would say its more likely its the fuel injector. for it to be flooding with fuel both the fuel rail and fuel injector o-ring would have to leak. i would assume you would get a too rich code as...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-20-2011, 02:44 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,484
Posted By rhm325i
its pretty common in the m54 enignes when you...

its pretty common in the m54 enignes when you mechanically over rev it
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-12-2011, 03:55 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,484
Posted By rhm325i
dont think thats a worry. there arent any marks...

dont think thats a worry. there arent any marks on the pistons from valve contact.

plus you have to put the valves in a drill and spin them to see the bend
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-12-2011, 02:47 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,484
Posted By rhm325i
i should have pics up tomorrow i work...

i should have pics up tomorrow



i work at bmw so im going with the zhp cams its way cheaper



yeah mine are worn on 5,6 and 7 on both cams. which apparently is pretty common for the m54...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-08-2011, 04:03 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,484
Posted By rhm325i
Post Bent valves!

Missed a shift, redlined third and went to go to 4th went into 2nd instead, bent 5 exhaust valves. Then i noticed while cleaning up my tools my cams are grooved along with my bearings.

Time...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-28-2011, 08:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,699
Posted By rhm325i
after some hard driving (rev limiter when...

after some hard driving (rev limiter when possible) to and from work for a few days a still have a bit of a lifter tick but the CEL hasnt come back on in a week and the rough idle has...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-14-2011, 04:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,699
Posted By rhm325i
p0313 cyl 3 misfire p1346 cyl 3 misfire on...

p0313 cyl 3 misfire
p1346 cyl 3 misfire on start
p1347 cyl 3 misfire fuel cut off
p1092 pre cat fuel trim too rich bank 1
p1093 pre cat fuel trim too rich bank 2
p2096 post cat fuel trim too...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-09-2011, 03:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,699
Posted By rhm325i
just got done replacing lifters... still got...

just got done replacing lifters... still got p1347. suprisingly only when i let it idle for a couple minutes, drove 15 miles one way to and from work no problem, but as soon as i let it idle for a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-05-2011, 11:31 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 628
Posted By rhm325i
p0340 after replacing hydraulic valve actuators

had a cyl 3 misfire due to HVAs (lifters) replaced them, now i have a hard start and p0340 cam sensor circuit malfunction.

is this code only related to the cam sensor or could this code be from...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-23-2011, 03:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,699
Posted By rhm325i
bump

bump
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-22-2011, 09:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,699
Posted By rhm325i
bump

bump
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-21-2011, 03:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,699
Posted By rhm325i
p1347

my 325i is throwing a p1347 cyl 3 misfire with fuel shut off.
i already swapped coils, plugs, and injectors, also did a compression test which was 185 psi. but the code keeps coming back, also i...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-18-2011, 01:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,407
Posted By rhm325i
Blend door?

Blend door?
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-08-2011, 04:28 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,382
Posted By rhm325i
Cooling system overhaul vanos seals clutch

Cooling system overhaul
vanos seals
clutch
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