E46 BMW Social Directory E46 FAQ 3-Series Discussion Forums BMW Photo Gallery BMW 3-Series Technical Information E46 Fanatics - The Ultimate BMW Resource BMW Vendors General E46 Forum The Tire Rack's Tire Wheel Forum Forced Induction Forum The Off-Topic The E46 BMW Showroom For Sale, For Trade or Wanting to Buy

Welcome to the E46Fanatics forums. E46Fanatics is the premiere website for BMW 3 series owners around the world with interactive forums, a geographical enthusiast directory, photo galleries, and technical information for BMW enthusiasts.

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join our community today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact contact us.


Go Back   E46Fanatics > Search Forums

You searched for the keyword(s):
Your search results are listed below. If you did not find the answer you were looking for, please try searching again. Make sure that you are searching the entire site and not a specific forum. If you cannot find the answer to your question, create a new discussion topic in the appropriate BMW related or Off-Topic section.

Showing results 1 to 18 of 18
Search took 0.37 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: Coog
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-06-2010, 02:24 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,747
Posted By Coog
+1 for the Cherokee. I couldn't break mine (and...

+1 for the Cherokee. I couldn't break mine (and boy did we try!).

Golf is slightly bigger inside than the A3 by the way.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-06-2010, 12:26 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,747
Posted By Coog
Try driving an A3 first. They aren't a great...

Try driving an A3 first. They aren't a great driving car, built and look well but in my opinion they don't handle well at all. As above get a beater 4x4 for the snow. Thats what I do and during the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-05-2010, 03:20 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,001
Posted By Coog
Passed test in '97. Since then I've had Ford...

Passed test in '97. Since then I've had

Ford Escort x 2
Nissan Micra x 3
Renault Megane Coupe
Jeep Cherokee
Vauxhall Corsa
Vauxhall Astra
Vauxhall Vectra
VW Golf x 6
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-04-2010, 02:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 768
Posted By Coog
Having similar issue on mine. I installed new...

Having similar issue on mine. I installed new discs and pads about 10k miles ago, was all good until recently.

Will try a few big stops to see if that helps.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-06-2010, 03:50 PM
Replies: 928
Views: 123,891
Posted By Coog
Spent a lot of time working for Siemens in Munich...

Spent a lot of time working for Siemens in Munich (Erlangen), the roads you have there are brilliant (esp the autobahn). Not surprised they can last so long. Here in Ireland the roads are a mess....
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-06-2010, 03:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,144
Posted By Coog
Yeah but the air won't pass through it. IIRC the...

Yeah but the air won't pass through it. IIRC the intake pipe is in the upper half of the airbox so lifting the lid off means you're taking the intake with it - unfiltered air. Maybe our European spec...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-06-2010, 02:28 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,522
Posted By Coog
Nissans SR20DET for a start. Infact lots of...

Nissans SR20DET for a start.

Infact lots of variable timing applications seem to have a problem now & then, even Toyota :lmao:. I'd even say that the Nissan VVT rattle would be more common that...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-06-2010, 02:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,144
Posted By Coog
Erm, the air wouldn't be filtered if you left the...

Erm, the air wouldn't be filtered if you left the lid off :S
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-30-2010, 01:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 469
Posted By Coog
It's seemed to have worked. Thanks for all the...

It's seemed to have worked. Thanks for all the help guys. Not.

:P
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-24-2010, 05:45 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 469
Posted By Coog
Exclamation Used Throttle Body?

My throttle body (2000 E46 323ci) is broken (I've had it out, cleaned, checked, etc) and so I need to get a new one.

I read that the new TB needs programmed, which is a bit of a pain or I'd have...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-20-2010, 02:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 625
Posted By Coog
Another bump. Tested the car on the drive. The...

Another bump. Tested the car on the drive. The error will come up even with the engine off, also at about 3/4 of pedal travel the resistance drops a little and you can feel the pedal get easier to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-19-2010, 01:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 625
Posted By Coog
BUMP - where's this sensor located?

BUMP - where's this sensor located?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-18-2010, 05:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 625
Posted By Coog
Has anyone else had this issue?

Has anyone else had this issue?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-17-2010, 07:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 625
Posted By Coog
Help - EML, Traction control & CEL lights

Guys,

For the past couple of weeks I have been having an issue with my 2000 323ci. Any time I press the throttle more than half way the car cuts out and all the light (as per title) come on. It...
Forum: BMW News from around the Web 04-13-2010, 03:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,337
Posted By Coog
Go drive an A4. I got the lend of a 2008 one...

Go drive an A4. I got the lend of a 2008 one yesterday while my car was getting painted and my 10 year old E46 feels twice the car with 4 times the mileage.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-21-2010, 04:33 PM
Replies: 542
Views: 422,564
Posted By Coog
Great thread guys!! Might have a crack at...

Great thread guys!!

Might have a crack at some of these mods at some stage.

Euro 323ci has the exhaust flap by the way. Not sure I want any extra noise though so it's staying as is lol
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-13-2008, 03:52 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 537
Posted By Coog
Thumbs down Engine Management Light - Very quick but important question

Hi Guys,

Having a problem with my newly purchased 1999 E46 328i. I'm not looking a diagnosis just a quick answer to a question please :craig:

On my model I have a 'EML' and a 'picture of an...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 09-13-2008, 09:14 AM
Replies: 663
Views: 440,272
Posted By Coog
Big thanks from Ireland. Just finished this on my...

Big thanks from Ireland. Just finished this on my '99 328i with no problems. Thanks for the great 'how to' :)
Showing results 1 to 18 of 18


 

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:32 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
(c) 1999 - 2011 performanceIX Inc - privacy policy - terms of use