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Forum: General E46 Forum 12-17-2011, 04:16 AM
Replies: 7
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Posted By D1AllTrac
Problem went away on it's own...IMO this points...

Problem went away on it's own...IMO this points to CCV, I will replace it and hope for the best. The guy I bought the car from is getting me the parts for $136.xx AND he agreed to pay for them. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-14-2011, 03:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,483
Posted By D1AllTrac
Yes, I'm praying clogged CCV. My 03 coupe did...

Yes, I'm praying clogged CCV. My 03 coupe did have a similar problem. There was a huge puff of smoke on the highway then running VERY rough and a flickering red oil light. That was the CCV and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-14-2011, 03:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,483
Posted By D1AllTrac
Ok, I just followed as a friend drove down the...

Ok, I just followed as a friend drove down the street.

The car is definitely smoking. From a stop it smokes but once up to a decent speed I don't notice any smoke. Not like a 007 smoke screen or...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-14-2011, 02:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,483
Posted By D1AllTrac
Smoke from exhaust, what's wrong with this car?? Please read/help.

I bought this 03 330i about a month ago. It's my 4th E46 and it's awesome, but like most used E46's it's got some issues.

Soon after buying the car I noticed a flickering RED oil light at idle in...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-15-2011, 07:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 744
Posted By D1AllTrac
It hasn't thrown any codes but I haven't checked...

It hasn't thrown any codes but I haven't checked for stored codes either...I'll go to autozone or something this weekend to check.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-14-2011, 02:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 744
Posted By D1AllTrac
BTW, there's also a noticable "jolt" as the car...

BTW, there's also a noticable "jolt" as the car downshifts to 1st while coming to a stop. I never considered that an issue because our 06 650i did the same thing since brand new, I just attributed...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-14-2011, 02:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 744
Posted By D1AllTrac
strange hiccup/hesitation

The car is an auto 03 330ci with just over 100k miles. I've noticed a strange hesitation when lugging the engine. The only time it does this is when I start off slowly then accelerate without...
Forum: General Off-Topic 09-12-2011, 04:13 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,334
Posted By D1AllTrac
Yup, you got hooked up big time, obviously...

Yup, you got hooked up big time, obviously because you just pulled over. I'm not gonna lie, I would've downshifted and dipped the f**k out...lol

I got a ticket for 89 in a 40 back when I was...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-07-2011, 12:11 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,333
Posted By D1AllTrac
For cheap replacement all the ones listed above...

For cheap replacement all the ones listed above will do the job. If you want a nice, lightweight battery braille is where its at.

Or if you're a mega baller the voltphreaks batteries are cool.
Forum: General Off-Topic 09-06-2011, 04:56 AM
Replies: 120
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Posted By D1AllTrac
:hmm: :lmao:

:hmm:



:lmao:
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-06-2011, 04:07 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,400
Posted By D1AllTrac
+1 they fit perfectly. I think I have a...

+1 they fit perfectly.

I think I have a tire pressure gauge in there now but I usually keep other things in there. :shhh:
Forum: General Off-Topic 09-06-2011, 01:27 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 6,730
Posted By D1AllTrac
spaten oktoberfest is one of my favorite beers,...

spaten oktoberfest is one of my favorite beers, but I'm still a beginner when it comes to this...lol

the only other marzen I've tried is sam adams.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-28-2011, 08:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,198
Posted By D1AllTrac
True, I have read some similar threads where the...

True, I have read some similar threads where the battery was the issue. That should always be the first thing checked.

Sent from my Inspire 4G using Bimmer
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-28-2011, 06:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,198
Posted By D1AllTrac
Spinmaniac is probably correct. I JUST finished...

Spinmaniac is probably correct. I JUST finished replacing my starter...EXACT symptoms you describe.

If its manual, try to push start it. If auto, remove cabin filter and housing then tap the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-27-2011, 12:54 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,230
Posted By D1AllTrac
It was the starter after all. Thanks everyone...

It was the starter after all. Thanks everyone that helped.

Sent from my Desire HD using Bimmer
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-25-2011, 12:06 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,230
Posted By D1AllTrac
Ok, the stuff in the link didnt work. I was...

Ok, the stuff in the link didnt work. I was thinking about the ring antenna, I might just have to replace it and find out. The main keys do operate the doors, i'll have to check that plastic key...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2011, 02:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 655
Posted By D1AllTrac
honestly, I would but I'm in a bind until...

honestly, I would but I'm in a bind until payday...exactly $0.22 in my bank account right now. :eek:
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2011, 02:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,230
Posted By D1AllTrac
I'll check that after work...I would've never...

I'll check that after work...I would've never thought to check those fuses
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2011, 01:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 655
Posted By D1AllTrac
bentley pdf skips section 121?! Please help if you have the actual book.

I downloaded the pdf bentley manual and as my luck has it, the only section I need is left out. It directs me to section 121, alternator, battery, starter but that section isn't there!

Can...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2011, 03:47 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 3,762
Posted By D1AllTrac
I've always had an E46 for a dd. My first...

I've always had an E46 for a dd.

My first one was an alpine white, 2001 330i. My first car and the best DD you could ask for. I literally drove that thing all day, everyday. Gas was $1.49 back...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2011, 03:12 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 5,408
Posted By D1AllTrac
the acceleration is exactly the same in all 3...

the acceleration is exactly the same in all 3 modes. It just feels faster at times because you're in a lower gear. Also, my first 2 e46's started from 2nd gear in "D" and 1st in sport, my current...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-23-2011, 09:24 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,230
Posted By D1AllTrac
bump...open to any and all suggestions. ...

bump...open to any and all suggestions.

I'm going to look at it again tonight, I ignored it last night in an attempt to ease my frustration...lol
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-23-2011, 01:27 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,230
Posted By D1AllTrac
I will try that...thank you.

I will try that...thank you.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-23-2011, 01:26 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,416
Posted By D1AllTrac
happens to me all the time...both of my old...

happens to me all the time...both of my old sedans and my current coupe, all the same.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-23-2011, 01:18 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,657
Posted By D1AllTrac
Autozone or Oreilly's will pull the codes for...

Autozone or Oreilly's will pull the codes for free...any large auto parts chain will probably do the same.
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