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Forum: General E46 Forum 11-05-2013, 04:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 198
Posted By Bmwefoursix
CA help

I just installed new control arms and bushings pretty simple job, test drove it and yellow brake light and dsc appeared. .. I can tell off the top I need an alignment, steering wheel leaning to one...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-22-2013, 06:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 644
Posted By Bmwefoursix
Re: good or bad maf

I have checked the disa, o ring was perfect, no wear at all as if brand new, but I'm pretty sure it is the original

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Forum: General E46 Forum 09-22-2013, 05:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 644
Posted By Bmwefoursix
Re: good or bad maf

It went to about 67% and then dropped to 0% almost immediately

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Forum: General E46 Forum 09-22-2013, 04:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 644
Posted By Bmwefoursix
Re: good or bad maf

Freeze frame

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Forum: General E46 Forum 09-22-2013, 03:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 644
Posted By Bmwefoursix
Re: good or bad maf

These numbers are higher

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Forum: General E46 Forum 09-20-2013, 05:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 644
Posted By Bmwefoursix
Re: good or bad maf

Ill try another smoke test, I only had it done once where the mechanic assured me there were none but I'll get a second opioniin from another shop, i will check the area s you pointed out also maybe...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-20-2013, 03:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 644
Posted By Bmwefoursix
Re: good or bad maf

These are at idle...... unpluging the maf sensor from what I read does not tell you if the maf is bad or good...... no vacuum leaks found

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Forum: General E46 Forum 09-20-2013, 02:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 644
Posted By Bmwefoursix
good or bad maf

I have been chasing this p0171 p0174 for awhile now trying not to replace everything for no reason, if anyone could help...i have some readings that I took but not sure whats good or bad
Maf sensor...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2013, 01:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 276
Posted By Bmwefoursix
My 328ci is idling wierd

Everyone seems to just throw out ideas, this sound normal, on cold start if that's what you mean, the rpms are really high could be around 2000, then when the car warms up which takes about 10-15 sec...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-17-2013, 09:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 419
Posted By Bmwefoursix
Question about steptronic!

It goes above 3000 in regular auto mode, which made me think maybe I was shifting it incorrect, but when I tried this I was flooring it , pedal was all the way dwn starting at about 55mph in 5th gear...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-17-2013, 07:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 419
Posted By Bmwefoursix
Question about steptronic!

Good advice! I'll start with that, hopefully that solves any issue it may have


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Forum: General E46 Forum 08-17-2013, 06:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 419
Posted By Bmwefoursix
Question about steptronic!

Correct, I can be going 100mph and rpms will never exceed 3000... I want to also state the ses light is on , lean on banks 1and2


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Forum: General E46 Forum 08-17-2013, 06:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 419
Posted By Bmwefoursix
Question about steptronic!

Have 120k on her and no tranny fluids have been changed, not sure from previous owner either, my guess is none


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Forum: General E46 Forum 08-17-2013, 05:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 419
Posted By Bmwefoursix
Question about steptronic!

Have been playing with the steptronic feature on my e46 and its pretty fun but for some reason in the 5th gear the rpms don't exceed 3000, I'm not sure if that's normal because this is the first time...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-17-2013, 01:24 AM
Replies: 2,090
Views: 429,105
Posted By Bmwefoursix
Yeah this option is greyed out for some reason, I...

Yeah this option is greyed out for some reason, I tried it with my windows 7 CPU than my windows Xp and same thing, I wonder if it has anything to do with my lean codes I'm trying to diagnose, I want...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-15-2013, 09:28 AM
Replies: 2,090
Views: 429,105
Posted By Bmwefoursix
I know where it is, it just doesn't give me the...

I know where it is, it just doesn't give me the option to click on it, i can read Dme and program dme...was just wondering if anyone else can use this feature and if so are you doing something...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-14-2013, 07:42 PM
Replies: 2,090
Views: 429,105
Posted By Bmwefoursix
Has anyone been able to use live data for DME, It...

Has anyone been able to use live data for DME, It says it has this feature but im unable to view it. the correct pins are solder because I able to view all pages and reprogram them and can see live...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 08-04-2013, 09:44 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,813
Posted By Bmwefoursix
have control arm bushings ever been changed?

have control arm bushings ever been changed?
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-16-2013, 07:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 252
Posted By Bmwefoursix
Guessing game

Wow!!, solved two issues at once, 1 my leak was coming from the sensor in the lower radiator hose, went to the parts store where I found an (oe sensor) for 30 bucks, while trying to replace this...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-16-2013, 04:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 252
Posted By Bmwefoursix
Guessing game

Well happened while doing a full cooling system overhaul been chasing a leak so I have replaced everything radiator upper hose (as the lower was already replaced) water pump, thermostat expansion...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-16-2013, 02:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 252
Posted By Bmwefoursix
Guessing game

http://youtu.be/I1SrwC18V9c

Has Anyone heard of this noise , Cannot pinpoint?


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Forum: General E46 Forum 06-19-2013, 09:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 456
Posted By Bmwefoursix
E46 323i rattle noise

Did you ever figure out the problem ??


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Forum: General E46 Forum 06-02-2013, 09:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 218
Posted By Bmwefoursix
Steering problem

The ps pump making noise is still a mystery to me, the shop I took it to really seemed to not know what they where dng, I had to take my car back up there after they "forgot" to bleed it,which it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-02-2013, 06:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 218
Posted By Bmwefoursix
Steering problem

Need help identifying a problem.not sure if I need a new rack and alignment or just an alignment. No leaks at all no noise from the rack either, light moan from ps pump (which I just replaced) and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-14-2013, 03:16 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,849
Posted By Bmwefoursix
urgent help please with expansion tank

Well first you where "confident" in something you "read" and now you tried one that exploded 9months later huh... 100xxx I can not tell you if there better,but if they last longer, that's what I...
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