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Forum: General E46 Forum 05-14-2016, 03:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,712
Posted By nleeumd
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kmOIFMqJbWc

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kmOIFMqJbWc
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-14-2016, 10:39 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,712
Posted By nleeumd
Yep, same car from 4 years ago when we replaced...

Yep, same car from 4 years ago when we replaced the MAF, I think the defouler strategy may work.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-14-2016, 09:04 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,712
Posted By nleeumd
I bought Bosch o2 sensors and labeled connectors...

I bought Bosch o2 sensors and labeled connectors before swapping, I was getting intermittent p0171 or p0174 or p0420/p0430 which kept me hunting for a vacuum leak, changed the o2 sensors and started...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-13-2016, 10:07 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,712
Posted By nleeumd
https://db.tt/PEGd03sj I still have the...

https://db.tt/PEGd03sj

I still have the p0420 and p0430 codes on my 330, all o2 sensors and MAF have been replaced. the cat codes only started to pop up when I replaced all the o2 sensors. I'm...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-10-2016, 08:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,692
Posted By nleeumd
I am still thinking it will be a leak in a...

I am still thinking it will be a leak in a vaccuum hose; doesn't seem likely to get p0491 and p0492 at the same time if its a faulty O2 sensor. I need to check the hoses near the back of the intake...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-03-2016, 12:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,692
Posted By nleeumd
Interesting, so your theory is that the SAP is...

Interesting, so your theory is that the SAP is fine? I keep getting the p0491 and p0492 error at cold start. I have a generic OBD2 reader and after monitoring the readiness monitor, the OH (Oxygen...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-03-2016, 11:39 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,692
Posted By nleeumd
I have an issue with my 2001 330Ci, I have p0491...

I have an issue with my 2001 330Ci, I have p0491 and p0492 pop up once the SAP stops pumping after a cold start. I removed and replaced the long plastic pipe that runs along side the passenger side...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-26-2015, 12:22 AM
Replies: 1,154
Views: 168,905
Posted By nleeumd
2001 330ci, 334k miles (original owner)

2001 330ci, 334k miles (original owner)
Forum: Exterior 10-20-2015, 12:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 693
Posted By nleeumd
PM Me, I have prefaced OEM Ambers (fronts and...

PM Me, I have prefaced OEM Ambers (fronts and side markers, willing to trade for BMW OEM Clears, if they are OEM)

Neal
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 10-17-2015, 09:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 567
Posted By nleeumd
DIY Rear Subframe Bushing Removal/Install Question

I just did a major suspension refresh, front struts, rear shocks, springs, FCAB, RTAB, Rear Balljoints, Endlinks, Swaybar Bushings, etc. I want to tackle the rear subframe bushings and diff. Would...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 10-17-2015, 09:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,242
Posted By nleeumd
I just did a major suspension refresh, front...

I just did a major suspension refresh, front struts, rear shocks, springs, FCAB, RTAB, Rear Balljoints, Endlinks, Swaybar Bushings, etc. I am wanting to tackle the rear subframe bushings and diff. ...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 10-17-2015, 09:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,242
Posted By nleeumd
Do you have OEM rear swaybar endlinks? Maybe...

Do you have OEM rear swaybar endlinks? Maybe those have worn out? Both ends are tight? Did you check the bushing bracket on the sway bar was tight on to the body of the car?
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-16-2015, 09:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 440
Posted By nleeumd
I am guessing a failing altenator. Might leave...

I am guessing a failing altenator. Might leave you stranded one day soon. I can't think of any other scenarios where that would happen.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-15-2015, 08:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 698
Posted By nleeumd
Thats the upper rear balljoint, you can remove...

Thats the upper rear balljoint, you can remove the nut and try to retorque it back on. Im sure you could go to a hardware store and find the same bolt; however, I would just remove the nut, then...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 10-14-2015, 11:10 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,558
Posted By nleeumd
Well, I have a 2001 330Ci with 333k miles...

Well, I have a 2001 330Ci with 333k miles (Original owner) and I just did a suspension refresh. I never thought I'd keep a car this long, but I did. I called my dealer (Northwest BMW) and they said...
Forum: E46 BMW Tools for sale or rent 10-11-2015, 09:10 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 541
Posted By nleeumd
BMW E36 E46 Rear Axle Bushing Bushes Remove Install Repair Tool Set

For Rent, BMW E36 E46 Rear Axle Bushing Bushes Remove Install Repair Tool Set.

Makes easy work to remove the rear balljoints(upper & lower) and RTAB on the rear axle. Installation guide will be...
Forum: Lighting Forum 10-01-2015, 10:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 791
Posted By nleeumd
HID kit in 9006 OEM prefacelift fogs

I've had the same HID kit in my OEM fogs for almost 13 years. I just recently changed the bulbs out again, using the same bulb which is 6000k ultinon, very bright, I aim it low so not to blind other...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-27-2015, 07:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 733
Posted By nleeumd
Broken DISA flap? I had similar behavior years...

Broken DISA flap? I had similar behavior years ago. I would check the DISA.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-25-2015, 12:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 331
Posted By nleeumd
Good luck!

Good luck!
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-25-2015, 12:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 331
Posted By nleeumd
Parts are around$80-$100, labor, $300

Parts are around$80-$100, labor, $300
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-25-2015, 12:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 331
Posted By nleeumd
Sounds to me like it's your Guibo(flex disc) and...

Sounds to me like it's your Guibo(flex disc) and center support bearing (csb) on your driveshaft
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-21-2015, 06:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 763
Posted By nleeumd
Wow, thats a massive leak, What part of the front...

Wow, thats a massive leak, What part of the front of the engine is it coming from, driver/passenger? Fluid looks kinda reddish and it makes me think its power steering fluid. I assume you checked...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-20-2015, 09:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 440
Posted By nleeumd
Thank you guys, yes, steering wheel is at the 1-2...

Thank you guys, yes, steering wheel is at the 1-2 0'clock position to go straight. I can't wait to see my readout. Glad I saved the tie rods last, I just replaced the shocks, struts, springs, front...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-20-2015, 05:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 440
Posted By nleeumd
Gotcha, so drive as is to the nearest qualified...

Gotcha, so drive as is to the nearest qualified alignment shop and I should be all good?
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-20-2015, 05:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 440
Posted By nleeumd
Tie Rod/Rear Differential Fluid Issues

So I got some issues. Not sure which one is the source, so I am hoping one of you can help.

So I replaced the tie rods and rear differential fluid today. So after I completed both I took it on a...
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