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Forum: General E46 Forum 12-14-2014, 10:54 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 34,444
Posted By bernietbanks
Had this code before

Unplug and re-:evil::evil:plug in the connector for mass air flow sensor. Make sure you hear the snap. If there was any reason plug could be oxidized, buy some connector cleaner spray at...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-14-2014, 10:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 318
Posted By bernietbanks
E46 Pusher Fan Bad-Any recommendations?

Need to swap my pusher fan. I can get a BMW from dealer w/ my discount for 325. Used ones are between 125-150 on Ebay. Cannot get a Bosch anywhere. Do you know anything about TYC fans junk...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-09-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 827
Posted By bernietbanks
jfoj-Thank You The code kept coming up before...

jfoj-Thank You The code kept coming up before thermostat change. Sometimes I cleared it other times it cleared itself. When I changed the thermostat light was off so I never cleared it. Could...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-09-2014, 07:26 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 827
Posted By bernietbanks
128 Temp below min. thermo reading?

Changed thermostat last Sunday. Code came back yesterday. Does anyone have any other ideas what can cause this code? Where does system read the temp? Possible bad temp. sensor? Thanks in...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-19-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 827
Posted By bernietbanks
I found the fuel filter

On a 2004 325xi the fuel filter panel is much larger than non AWD. It is the lager unit cover the Xfer case. In other words is the panel center of vehicle that is attached to lower covering that...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-19-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 827
Posted By bernietbanks
Does anyone know where the fuel filter regulator...

Does anyone know where the fuel filter regulator is located. I have car up on ramps do not see it? 4 door 2004 325IX
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-12-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 827
Posted By bernietbanks
I see they have both Wahler and Behr on BMA...

I see they have both Wahler and Behr on BMA $50-$59 before the discount code. Do you have a preference? Are either OEM? My cost at BMW will be around $70.00
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-12-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 827
Posted By bernietbanks
jfoj-You are the best. Thank you. Also thank...

jfoj-You are the best. Thank you. Also thank you for recommending BMA for parts and supplying discount code. You saved me alot of money. Thank You Again.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-12-2014, 10:13 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 827
Posted By bernietbanks
Replaced Fuel Pump This Morning.

Parts arrived Wed. from BMA, Replaced Fuel Pump, Seal, Locking ring and mat this morning. All went well. Car started right up. Not changing regulator/filter or relay until a week of good starts....
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-05-2014, 12:51 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 827
Posted By bernietbanks
I ordered a fuel pump, and filter/regulator from...

I ordered a fuel pump, and filter/regulator from BMAParts with the discount key-Thanks. I will order the seal, nut and relay tomorrow from BMW, w/discount it will be less than BMAP. Need to buy a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-05-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 827
Posted By bernietbanks
JFOJ-Thank You So Much for all of your help. You...

JFOJ-Thank You So Much for all of your help. You have been great!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I will open links and order a pump, relay and filter immediately Thanks...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-05-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 827
Posted By bernietbanks
Funny you should mention the thermo. I keep...

Funny you should mention the thermo. I keep getting a code for temp. below min. regulating temp. P128. I thought I did a bad solder job on the temp. connector on bottom of radiator. Wires got...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-05-2014, 10:17 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 827
Posted By bernietbanks
Have you ever heard of intermittent fuel pump...

Have you ever heard of intermittent fuel pump failure?
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-05-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 827
Posted By bernietbanks
Thanks for reply. Mine is turning over and...

Thanks for reply. Mine is turning over and sounds like it is starved for gas. Thanks for reply.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-05-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 827
Posted By bernietbanks
The ignition key holder? Was your car turning...

The ignition key holder? Was your car turning over?
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-05-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 827
Posted By bernietbanks
Intermittent No Start 2004 325IX

Vehicle has failed to start 3 separate times. 1) Would not start-towed home. Waited till weekend to investigate Only code was temp. below min. Checked fuel pump fuel level connections. Left...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-16-2012, 07:47 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,038
Posted By bernietbanks
Bleeder hole in pump

Very common issue with bleeder hole issue in pump. Diagose in following manner: 1) Make sure leakage in not occuring in hose at pump. 2) Remove tank-set up in kitchen sink 3) Empty out...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 09-16-2012, 12:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 10,923
Posted By bernietbanks
Should step #3 be passenger side motor mount?

Should step #3 be passenger side motor mount?
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-18-2011, 11:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 457
Posted By bernietbanks
Thank You

Thanks
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-18-2011, 10:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 457
Posted By bernietbanks
Power steering quick disconnects

One of the power steering lines blew off the heat exchanger in front of the radiator. I am changing both lines. Here is the problem. The quick disconnects are very difficult to snap on. Any...
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 03-31-2009, 07:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 588
Posted By bernietbanks
Is unit still available?

Is unit still available?
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-04-2009, 08:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 588
Posted By bernietbanks
Thanks

Thanks
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-04-2009, 08:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,058
Posted By bernietbanks
Final Stage Resistor

I just had the exact problem. Changed Temp. Control Module on the advice of my BMW dealership parts guy.-WRONG PART. Changed Final Stage Resistor thanks to folks on this forum and it took care of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-04-2009, 09:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 588
Posted By bernietbanks
Sunroof drain

Does anyone know how to check sunroof drain for blockage? Where is drain? How can it be accessed? Issue I am having is water dripping down along inside of rocker panel or passenger side kick panel...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-21-2008, 12:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 482
Posted By bernietbanks
Mark, Will the final stage resistor cause the...

Mark,
Will the final stage resistor cause the blower to work-even with the key off?
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