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Forum: Complete Cars 08-24-2011, 11:06 PM
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Posted By silverarrow330
WTB: 330i,330xi,325xi,325i manual Chicago

Looking to buy by the end of this weekend latest Aug 28th/2011 330xi,330i,325xi or 325i in or close to Chicago. Must be 4 door and manual. Do not care if car is chipped, lowered etc. Preferably low...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-22-2010, 05:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,884
Posted By silverarrow330
It turned out to be the amplifier . It will be...

It turned out to be the amplifier . It will be replaced under waranty.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-21-2010, 10:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,884
Posted By silverarrow330
Tks yr last post. Very helpful. I'll try what you...

Tks yr last post. Very helpful. I'll try what you write.
Noise slightly reminds me of airplane engine far far in the distance. Buzzing is also present and its frequency and tone increases with rpm....
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-21-2010, 07:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,884
Posted By silverarrow330
No any mods.

No any mods.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-21-2010, 04:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,884
Posted By silverarrow330
Radio/CD static/buzzing/noise while engine running

Hi all. I am experiencing statics/noise/buzzing as a background noise only when engine is running. Also buzzing is increasing with rpm going up.
When engine is off, radio/cd player noise is not...
Forum: Miscellaneous BMW and E46 Parts 10-06-2010, 06:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 516
Posted By silverarrow330
FS:Bentley Manuals 1999-2001 3 series

FS is used Bentley manuals for maintenance and repair for e46 3 series for models from 1999 to 2001.
Pls let me know if interested.
Models covered are listed on front page.
Price is $50.00
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 01-18-2010, 04:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 541
Posted By silverarrow330
E36 M3 rear springs on 330xi

I found two e36 m3 rear springs. Anybody knows if they can fit on 330xi ? Are the ratings same or different?
Has anyone tried that? How is the look? Lowered?
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-13-2010, 10:08 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 8,112
Posted By silverarrow330
+ 1 on Bosch problems. I have equipment to read...

+ 1 on Bosch problems. I have equipment to read spark plugs and graph them in real time and can tell everybody that NGK run smooth and Bosch have lots of spikes. It also applies to the idle...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-13-2010, 10:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,501
Posted By silverarrow330
It is very difficult to change the filter. It...

It is very difficult to change the filter. It takes like 2-3 hours to do it. You have to take the entire front fender off in order to have room to work on it. You'd better put back the oem intake. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-16-2009, 12:46 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,920
Posted By silverarrow330
Did you happen to reprogram your ecu after you...

Did you happen to reprogram your ecu after you changed those camshaft sensors?
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-03-2009, 09:27 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,944
Posted By silverarrow330
Well, these are all good, but mine provides a...

Well, these are all good, but mine provides a quick reference to how 0-60 time changes with changing either variable, combination or all of them. :)
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-03-2009, 09:12 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,944
Posted By silverarrow330
I tried this and it tells me "the file's become...

I tried this and it tells me "the file's become corrupted". Cannot do it.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-03-2009, 08:43 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,944
Posted By silverarrow330
Well, I'm not either. It looks different on...

Well, I'm not either. It looks different on excel. Blocks with the variables are highlighted and you need to input only 4-5 of them on your BMW. Every e46 has different rolling radius, diff ratio, ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-03-2009, 08:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,944
Posted By silverarrow330
Well, it looks like that for first gear. ...

Well, it looks like that for first gear.

Calculating 0-60 times when changing different variables such as Flywheel Torque,
Final drive(s) , Tires...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-03-2009, 08:00 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,944
Posted By silverarrow330
I mentioned them in the original post: Flywheel...

I mentioned them in the original post: Flywheel torque, rolling radius, weight, gear ratios, diff ratio.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-03-2009, 07:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,944
Posted By silverarrow330
I tried that, but it gives me "error file". XLS...

I tried that, but it gives me "error file". XLS extension cannot be attached.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-03-2009, 07:42 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,944
Posted By silverarrow330
Perhaps you can post a link and we can all...

Perhaps you can post a link and we can all benefit from that instead of cluttering the web with another one . :thanks:
This one is specifically for BMW e46.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-03-2009, 07:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,944
Posted By silverarrow330
Ways to improve acceleration

For the last 2 days I played on Excel and created a spreadsheet where you can input variables such as final drive, weight, Tq, and rolling raduis and see how it will affect your 0-60 times using...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-29-2009, 03:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 8,136
Posted By silverarrow330
1. Faulty pressure switch. 2. Poor wheel...

1. Faulty pressure switch.
2. Poor wheel isolation
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-27-2009, 10:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,110
Posted By silverarrow330
Do you have similar fuel consumption?

Do you have similar fuel consumption?
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-27-2009, 10:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,110
Posted By silverarrow330
35->40psi =>16.5mpg->22mpg

Two days ago I decided to put more air as front tires from 30 psi to 35 psi and rears from 35 psi to 40 psi. As a result after 140 miles the average mpg climbed up from 16.5 to 22 mpg mostly city...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-27-2009, 10:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 936
Posted By silverarrow330
You are welcome, I always write updates on...

You are welcome, I always write updates on whatever issue/maintenance I have encountered.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-27-2009, 06:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 936
Posted By silverarrow330
Transmission fluid topped off and problem is...

Transmission fluid topped off and problem is gone. :)
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-15-2009, 01:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 490
Posted By silverarrow330
I had the same symptoms and the problem was cured...

I had the same symptoms and the problem was cured with software update for $80.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-14-2009, 10:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,363
Posted By silverarrow330
You will need a good 2 foot extension for the...

You will need a good 2 foot extension for the flexible ratchet.
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