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Forum: General E46 Forum 02-25-2013, 03:13 PM
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Posted By iDonic7
You have any idea? :/

You have any idea? :/
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-25-2013, 01:25 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,754
Posted By iDonic7
New Pump ordered, Napa ordered the wrong one for...

New Pump ordered, Napa ordered the wrong one for me. I'm headed back to the coast once it comes in from BMA to put a new pump in.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-22-2013, 10:35 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,754
Posted By iDonic7
So I have this question, can the pump work/fail...

So I have this question, can the pump work/fail intermittently?
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-22-2013, 09:27 PM
Replies: 72
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Posted By iDonic7
Also Check Engine Light hasn't come back in the 2...

Also Check Engine Light hasn't come back in the 2 weeks that I drove it, I believe that was because I replaced the fuel pressure regulator which was actually missing a rubber gasket a the other 2 on...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-22-2013, 09:24 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,754
Posted By iDonic7
Any other ideas would be much appreciated! I...

Any other ideas would be much appreciated! I really don't want to buy the new fuel pump if its not necessary, but I need to leave the coast tomorrow and don't want to leave my car behind :/
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-22-2013, 09:20 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,754
Posted By iDonic7
Exactly how to test voltage there, I believe I...

Exactly how to test voltage there, I believe I have and it was showing about 11+ volts, my battery is draining more and more due to all the no starts
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-22-2013, 07:30 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,754
Posted By iDonic7
Adb please tell me more about that. Also can...

Adb please tell me more about that. Also can anyone answer this question, can these fuel pumps be intermittent?? Both old and the one I swapped in work.. Then stopped working the. Worked again.. But...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-22-2013, 04:44 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,754
Posted By iDonic7
Yes I have always had power at the fuel pump, new...

Yes I have always had power at the fuel pump, new fuel pump coming in the morning as no local stores at the coast have any. Crossing fingers, should be done with the fuel pump install by 9am PST
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-22-2013, 11:31 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,754
Posted By iDonic7
If it clicks does that mean its working?

If it clicks does that mean its working?
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-22-2013, 11:12 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,754
Posted By iDonic7
Yes I've changed it. It isn't priming now. For...

Yes I've changed it. It isn't priming now. For some reason when I drop the fuel from under the driver seat out of the fuel filter, the car then primes again. I need to go buy a jack at the beach...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-22-2013, 12:52 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,754
Posted By iDonic7
Car drove great for 2 weeks. Drove to the coast.....

Car drove great for 2 weeks. Drove to the coast.. Been here 2 days. Need to leave in the morning. Car is once again not starting. Same symptoms
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-10-2013, 04:58 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,754
Posted By iDonic7
I don't know the guy above us said to. It also...

I don't know the guy above us said to. It also doesn't start on the first try anymore. I also now have an airbag light. But! CEL hasn't come back in 4 days :)
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-08-2013, 11:50 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,754
Posted By iDonic7
I will post voltage readings shortly. I...

I will post voltage readings shortly.

I changed the fuel pressure regulator. Now the car starts after several primes.. Sometimes I press on the gas.. Not sure if that helps.. But it starts.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-04-2013, 03:58 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,754
Posted By iDonic7
:)) I think those are the best words you've ever...

:)) I think those are the best words you've ever typed!! That is perfect :)) thank you!! I feel much better about my purchase! I'm going to sleep smiling tonight :))
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-04-2013, 03:44 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,754
Posted By iDonic7
My biggest question to you is this. Will a faulty...

My biggest question to you is this. Will a faulty FPR cause the Fuel Pump to not prime for any reason.. Any reason at all
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-04-2013, 03:26 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 987
Posted By iDonic7
If you are going to change those I would start...

If you are going to change those I would start with the cheap options! Filter and Fuel Pressure Regulator First!

If your BMW fuel pressure regulator goes on the fritz, you pretty much get one of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-04-2013, 03:19 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,443
Posted By iDonic7
If your BMW fuel pressure regulator goes on the...

If your BMW fuel pressure regulator goes on the fritz, you pretty much get one of two conditions: Too much pressure or too little pressure. Either one can cause problems like flooding, hesitation,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-04-2013, 03:13 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,754
Posted By iDonic7
If your BMW fuel pressure regulator goes on the...

If your BMW fuel pressure regulator goes on the fritz, you pretty much get one of two conditions: Too much pressure or too little pressure. Either one can cause problems like flooding, hesitation,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-04-2013, 01:48 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,754
Posted By iDonic7
I believe it's the Fuel Pressure Regulator. 323i...

I believe it's the Fuel Pressure Regulator. 323i 2000 BMW E46 so this pressure regulator doesn't get changed with the fuel filter like the newer models. I believe this is my problem and I'm going to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-04-2013, 01:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,443
Posted By iDonic7
Hello :)) Soo.. I've been having car...

Hello :))

Soo.. I've been having car starting trouble. Please if you could tell me.

Is it my Fuel Pressure Regulator? I know that filter of this regulator can be replaced itself, or do I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-03-2013, 07:54 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,754
Posted By iDonic7
Okay, dropped fuel filter. Leaked some gas....

Okay, dropped fuel filter. Leaked some gas. Connected back. Fuel pump primed and car started..

Any thoughts please !
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-01-2013, 11:24 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,754
Posted By iDonic7
http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.ph...

http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.php?t=1682570

I used this to test the pump, I of the two holes shows constant power, the other hole only shows power for 3-5 seconds when key is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-01-2013, 10:32 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,754
Posted By iDonic7
How Do I properly test for power there?

How Do I properly test for power there?
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-01-2013, 10:09 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,754
Posted By iDonic7
I followed, the Fuel pump wire dives in under way...

I followed, the Fuel pump wire dives in under way before the carpet, almost like it has its own path. It starts out bundled with some wires up against the door, but definitely no way those wires...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-01-2013, 09:40 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,754
Posted By iDonic7
I didn't see anything that could short or that...

I didn't see anything that could short or that could have been run over by the seat itself.
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