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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-14-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 47,965
Posted By BlackRain
Hossman - I replaced my sensor by removing the...

Hossman - I replaced my sensor by removing the metal under plate(15 minutes) which provided easier but still difficult access to the sensor. You'll have to use a flashlight and look very carefully...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-04-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 167
Posted By BlackRain
What is this noise?

Can someone help me identify this noise? I have 145k miles.

Is it DISA, Fan clutch, etc...? Previously I've replaced all 3 pulleys. Car is a 2004 330ci automatic. The noise comes and goes. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-23-2013, 10:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 756
Posted By BlackRain
Guibo and center bearing video ...

Guibo and center bearing video

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZtR1VxfDsXw
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-22-2013, 10:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 756
Posted By BlackRain
I'm thinking of ordering a new guibo, center...

I'm thinking of ordering a new guibo, center support driveshaft bearing and transmission mounts in case I have to replace anything. I can't inspect the guibo properly without dropping the muffler...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-17-2013, 09:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 756
Posted By BlackRain
I suspect it may be the bushings or the Guibo or...

I suspect it may be the bushings or the Guibo or least hope that is it. My guess it isn't the suspension related because it sounds like a persistent tick tick tick only when I accelerate, almost as...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-16-2013, 01:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 756
Posted By BlackRain
thumping noise

I have a 04 330ci auto and under full throttle off the line something in my car makes a constant thumping noise. I think it is coming from the rear. Lately the thumping noise has occurred more...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-29-2013, 11:24 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 47,965
Posted By BlackRain
I tried to use a standard allen wrench from the...

I tried to use a standard allen wrench from the top of the engine and could not get the leverage to unscrew it. I also tried using a built in socket to allen wrench attachment using my small ratchet...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-13-2012, 02:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 512
Posted By BlackRain
Strangely the next morning after a cold start the...

Strangely the next morning after a cold start the service engine light turned off and has stayed off for 3 mornings now. I'm not sure why a computer reset didn't clear the engine light again but...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-11-2012, 01:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 240
Posted By BlackRain
P0198 Service Engine Code

I already changed the oil temperature sensor on the oil housing and the light has still not reset. I also can't reset the light using the diagnostics computer.

I have a 2004 330CI.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-11-2012, 01:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 512
Posted By BlackRain
Help with P0198 service engine light

My service light is on even after changing out the temperature sensor on the oil filter housing. I also can't reset the light using the diagnostics computer.

The code I get is a P0198 which is...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 11-11-2012, 01:15 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,600
Posted By BlackRain
The washer fluid pump is approximately 30 dollars...

The washer fluid pump is approximately 30 dollars and takes 10 minutes to change.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-05-2012, 10:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,684
Posted By BlackRain
anyone?

I have a check engine light for this.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-01-2012, 03:46 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 705
Posted By BlackRain
Iphone 5 Dice Electronics - Does it work?

Is the Iphone 5 with the 9pin to 30 pin adapter compatible with the old Dice Electronics box? In other words will my steering wheels "next song" controls still work?

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Forum: General E46 Forum 10-18-2011, 11:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,172
Posted By BlackRain
That started happening to mine when my car had...

That started happening to mine when my car had ~60k on it. Replaced under warranty.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-05-2010, 12:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 600
Posted By BlackRain
Thank you so much for responding. Any feedback...

Thank you so much for responding. Any feedback is much appreciated. I live in Chicago and am not quite sure where I could get the update. Hopefully I can avoid going to the dealer.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-29-2010, 07:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 600
Posted By BlackRain
Highway Hesitation Top Gear

I feel hesitation when applying full throttle acceleration between 3k to 4k while in top gear(5th) driving at highway speed(50-90). I have a 2004 330ci AUTO and always drive in StepTronic Mode. I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-29-2010, 12:24 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,932
Posted By BlackRain
I have a 04 330ci. According to a head BMW...

I have a 04 330ci. According to a head BMW dealer tech the length of the brake line going to the front right wheel is shorter than to the front left. As a result when you jump on the brakes and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-09-2010, 03:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 693
Posted By BlackRain
Guess you never found anything

Guess you never found anything
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-06-2010, 12:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 693
Posted By BlackRain
No one answered his question. I have the same...

No one answered his question. I have the same thing and i'd like to know how to adjust my lights.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-01-2009, 10:46 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,144
Posted By BlackRain
parents have an x5. there's a tube that allows...

parents have an x5. there's a tube that allows water to enter the (passenger) car through pillar. the tube became dislodged and instead of allowing water to flow through the car to exit at the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-25-2009, 05:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 732
Posted By BlackRain
Angry metallic noise 500-900rpm

I have an 04 330ci auto. When between 500 - 900 rpm there is a metallic rattle noise that seems dependent on the rpm. I'm not sure but the sound is coming somewhere from the front - center portion...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-07-2008, 06:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 482
Posted By BlackRain
sell the car, its garbage now

sell the car, its garbage now
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-07-2008, 06:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 634
Posted By BlackRain
resurface warped brakes???yes / no?

I have over about 3/4 of the pads left and my front rotors are warped. Should i resurface them? It been a harsh Chicago winter
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-04-2008, 12:03 AM
Replies: 3,258
Views: 387,049
Posted By BlackRain
help

Which wire do I cut and run through the 12amp noise filter for my Dice that connects to my ipod???


http://img146.imageshack.us/img146/7674/dsc00891xh1.jpg (http://imageshack.us)...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-03-2008, 11:40 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 365
Posted By BlackRain
Which wires? 12amp noise filter for Dice [pictures]

Which wire do I cut and run through the 12amp noise filter for my Dice that connects to my ipod???


http://img146.imageshack.us/img146/7674/dsc00891xh1.jpg (http://imageshack.us)...
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