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Forum: General E46 Forum 04-17-2011, 10:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,463
Posted By Coupe E36
Secondary Air Pump Diagnosis.

Sorry for another SAP thread. Anyhow, I am confident my CEL code for low Bank 1 and 2 is SAP related. I followed the http://www.bavauto.com/newsletter/2008_n408_newsletter.pdf#page=6 diagnosis, ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-14-2011, 10:54 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 20,352
Posted By Coupe E36
thanks for the tip.. will definitely print this...

thanks for the tip.. will definitely print this page out for this wknd fix.. thanks again!!!
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-14-2011, 09:42 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 20,496
Posted By Coupe E36
Do you remember the symptoms of the bad relay you...

Do you remember the symptoms of the bad relay you first replaced?? i am having same CEL issues as well, i dont think its the relay switch on mine since my pump turns on and off (15-30sec) but is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-07-2011, 12:49 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,709
Posted By Coupe E36
thanks for the thread and reply.. having the same...

thanks for the thread and reply.. having the same CEL codes thrown and the pump is louder than usual. Will have to take a look at the hoses when theres light out.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-28-2010, 07:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,235
Posted By Coupe E36
I understand your concern, and i read and seen...

I understand your concern, and i read and seen the article in regards to the lucas additives. But i used it in my E36 before i sold it a few months ago.. when i used it, was at 110K miles. I sold...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-28-2010, 12:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,235
Posted By Coupe E36
hey, well i more than likely wont be around while...

hey, well i more than likely wont be around while he takes it apart (probably just drop it off) but ill ask him to do so and just email me the pic or something.. ill keep u posted.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2010, 01:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,235
Posted By Coupe E36
update : had an oil change this past wknd.. i...

update : had an oil change this past wknd.. i have about 170k on the odometer so i decided to just give the Lucas oil stablizer a go (ive used it on my E36 before and never had any problems) .. Well...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-22-2010, 10:02 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,272
Posted By Coupe E36
I am actually going through same symptoms with...

I am actually going through same symptoms with you, but only when car is cold.. and i have a 01 330ci..

anyhow follow this thread : http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=524336

as for...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-22-2010, 09:59 AM
Replies: 2,632
Views: 541,487
Posted By Coupe E36
thanks for the suggestions, after reading the...

thanks for the suggestions, after reading the tutorial looks like a good day job, unfortunately with socal weather right now and the new condo with no enclosed garage, it looks like i will pass on...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-21-2010, 04:08 PM
Replies: 2,632
Views: 541,487
Posted By Coupe E36
came across this thread on search for vanos...

came across this thread on search for vanos seals, looks like i am having some similar symptoms will give the vanos repair kit a try..

P.S- Rajaie, you have pm :)
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-21-2010, 03:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,235
Posted By Coupe E36
hmm.. interesting, so vanos seals huh? never...

hmm.. interesting, so vanos seals huh? never thought about it.. i'll have to search a DIY guide.. im guessing it shouldnt be a hard DIY??

thanks.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-21-2010, 11:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,235
Posted By Coupe E36
Rough idle/Clunk shift/Rough drive all on cold start

Alright so i did my search across the board and over on another forum, gathered the info. applied to the scenario and still cant figure out the problem.

Symptom : On cold start pretty much before...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-15-2010, 09:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 825
Posted By Coupe E36
Thanks for the reply. I am isolating my problem...

Thanks for the reply. I am isolating my problem to be a battery issue, I tests te volt when car Is on and it's at a steady 14.3-14.5V the battery volts is then at 12.5v as car is off and after 9hours...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-13-2010, 06:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,626
Posted By Coupe E36
YOU EVER figure out why you couldnt get a amp...

YOU EVER figure out why you couldnt get a amp reading ?? im having same issue as well, im guessing my amp fuse in the multimeter is shot but still at work no time to take it apart..

thanks.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-13-2010, 01:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 825
Posted By Coupe E36
thanks.. the only concern on buying a new battery...

thanks.. the only concern on buying a new battery is, if its really is a parasitic draw problem then even with a new battery i will be where i am at in 2-3 weeks.. I had the battery recharged and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-13-2010, 12:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 825
Posted By Coupe E36
i had same concern as well but had another poster...

i had same concern as well but had another poster suggest "parasitic draw diagnose" over at bfc.. so i will look into that first as well.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-13-2010, 11:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 825
Posted By Coupe E36
330ci Start/Idle issues ?

I apologize if this is not posted in the correct forum.

Car : BMW 330CI
year: 2001

History : Just recently replaced the Alternator due to faulty Alternator. Had the battery fully recharged...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-30-2010, 02:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 9,314
Posted By Coupe E36
question sir, I am trying to diagnose my low...

question sir,

I am trying to diagnose my low volt problem. I am pretty confident it has to be my alternator but i dont have my multimeter handy here at work to test the alternator. but i am able...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-19-2008, 10:29 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 10,368
Posted By Coupe E36
ok finally, had some time last couple of days to...

ok finally, had some time last couple of days to do some more testing.. i replaced the fuel filter and spark plugs as a maintainence percaution.. Well the rough idle is there still, and its still...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-19-2008, 10:28 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 10,368
Posted By Coupe E36
Help ! rough idle leads to CEL

Ok guys.. have a problem, and i'm hoping its a simple DIY and no Dealer issue ..

So here is the situation. I own a 2001 330Ci.. Friday after work i came home parked outside in front of the house....
Forum: The Showroom 08-21-2007, 05:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 415
Posted By Coupe E36
ya, i was browsing around and found this ?? i am...

ya, i was browsing around and found this ?? i am guessing someone did it on there spare time a concept ?? i doubt its any legit concept from BMW themselves, but it looks really futuristic thats for...
Forum: The Showroom 08-21-2007, 05:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 415
Posted By Coupe E36
repost ?? but i just found this on the net...

http://i160.photobucket.com/albums/t162/hotlyts24/new/xxx/concept_car_fin_05.jpg
Forum: The Showroom 08-06-2007, 11:46 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,458
Posted By Coupe E36
sweet thanks..

sweet thanks..
Forum: The Showroom 08-05-2007, 06:13 PM
Replies: 18,927
Views: 1,503,238
Posted By Coupe E36
thanks.. 10/10 like the pics in the sig.. and...

thanks.. 10/10 like the pics in the sig.. and Damn i envy your car.. :drool:
Forum: The Showroom 08-05-2007, 03:47 PM
Replies: 18,927
Views: 1,503,238
Posted By Coupe E36
10/10 .. sick porsche and hott girl!!

10/10 .. sick porsche and hott girl!!
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