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Forum: General E46 Forum 01-24-2014, 11:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,745
Posted By johnnatalie
Had the same issues for the past 3 years. Finally...

Had the same issues for the past 3 years. Finally I was able to fix. Going on 400 miles. Mind you I would go 200 hundred miles after clearing codes and I would get cel with one code P0430.I finally...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-15-2014, 08:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 442
Posted By johnnatalie
I would have a leak test done first. I did find...

I would have a leak test done first. I did find my low pressure line was leaking. I replaced it and it working fine. Also another thing you might do is turn on a.c. w fan on high and check the line...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-15-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,137
Posted By johnnatalie
When my car sits for a week or so my does the...

When my car sits for a week or so my does the same thing. I shut it off and back on and its gone. Read the codes and stated misfire ... cylinders. Dont know much but I've done all the vacuum lines...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-02-2013, 11:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 31,738
Posted By johnnatalie
Did u ever figure it out? After searching I found...

Did u ever figure it out? After searching I found the speaker by passenger firewall under hood. Also was a battery. Is it possible that this battery is shot causing the alarm not to function?
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 03-01-2013, 10:00 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 5,492
Posted By johnnatalie
codes are like dominoes lined up one after the...

codes are like dominoes lined up one after the other: as one is knocked down then the rest behind it also fall.
My point being be careful where u start at. You have to find the starting point (first...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-08-2012, 02:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,745
Posted By johnnatalie
Ive replaced all 4 sensors and do not have an...

Ive replaced all 4 sensors and do not have an exhaust leak. also tried the spark plug extenders on o2 sensors
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-31-2011, 10:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,745
Posted By johnnatalie
Im going thru the same thing with "not ready"...

Im going thru the same thing with "not ready" with the exact same (cat and evap) I know if I drive around 50 miles, only the Evap will reset but not the Cat (I reset numerous times same thing...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-31-2011, 12:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 941
Posted By johnnatalie
Rough idle

Save your time. Not any of these mentioned is the issue There is a post (long) of numerous trying to figure this one out
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-04-2011, 12:01 AM
Replies: 284
Views: 42,134
Posted By johnnatalie
I just did the oil pan gasket, motor mounts and...

I just did the oil pan gasket, motor mounts and not part of this issue but also control arms. It has been two days and I have not had the problem return (knock on wood). I will let you guys know if...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-24-2011, 03:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 936
Posted By johnnatalie
First thing is if you over charge the unit it...

First thing is if you over charge the unit it will blow warm.
Have you checked for leaks. I just changed the two lines ( the one u charge and the other running to the compressor). O would recommend...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-23-2011, 12:36 AM
Replies: 284
Views: 42,134
Posted By johnnatalie
ok I think I found the issue, it goes back to the...

ok I think I found the issue, it goes back to the transmission, search torque converter. It all makes sense when I swich my car to manual it does not happen. A post even states after "transmisssion...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-21-2011, 08:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 996
Posted By johnnatalie
Runner valve, knock on it while the cars running...

Runner valve, knock on it while the cars running mine began to make loud noises when I tapped it. Replaced mine and stopped the same issue.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-31-2011, 10:00 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 59,447
Posted By johnnatalie
U have to find the leak u r letting air into the...

U have to find the leak u r letting air into the system which causes overheating (boiling water idea) check the air relief valve right above reservoir. Again find the leak u can damage the heads if...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 02-19-2011, 01:00 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 92,524
Posted By johnnatalie
why not call the sending unit fuel gauge unit or...

why not call the sending unit fuel gauge unit or something? because that all it does is register fuel and trigger light for low fuel
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 02-19-2011, 12:58 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 92,524
Posted By johnnatalie
Nice right up Thank You, did the fuel pump only...

Nice right up Thank You, did the fuel pump only toom 30 minutes thanks to you. Found the VDO at autohauz AZ for 145 w free shipping.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2010, 12:12 AM
Replies: 284
Views: 42,134
Posted By johnnatalie
DID THAT TWICE! NICEB I NOTICED THAT AS I AM...

DID THAT TWICE! NICEB I NOTICED THAT AS I AM COMING TO A STOP i PUT THE CAR IN NUETRAL THE ISSUE DOES NOT HAPPEN TELL ME IF YOU CAN DUPLICATE IT. AGAIN PLACE CAR INTO NUETRAL PRIOR TO STOP AND SEE IF...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-24-2010, 07:00 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 42,134
Posted By johnnatalie
Thank You NiceB I was ready to say it

Thank You NiceB I was ready to say it
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-26-2010, 12:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 10,593
Posted By johnnatalie
not true on alarms not on BMW, under your...

not true on alarms not on BMW, under your airfilter, attached to firewall, is a unit that has a battery along with chirping speaker. this battery goes bad. If you had the blinking lights before and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-24-2010, 02:03 AM
Replies: 284
Views: 42,134
Posted By johnnatalie
Part #13411744713 Idle regulating valve has...

Part #13411744713 Idle regulating valve has anybody allready changed this part yet?
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-24-2010, 01:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 941
Posted By johnnatalie
yes take it in for the software upgrade this is a...

yes take it in for the software upgrade this is a recall
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-06-2010, 12:51 AM
Replies: 284
Views: 42,134
Posted By johnnatalie
tomkoby, i did the seperator last year and did...

tomkoby, i did the seperator last year and did change all hoses including hose to dip stick.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-06-2010, 12:49 AM
Replies: 284
Views: 42,134
Posted By johnnatalie
Unec, did you change the fuel filter easy thing...

Unec, did you change the fuel filter easy thing to do. different than ours this thread is dippng rpm on stops. I would have to guess and say fuel supply issue.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-30-2010, 12:07 AM
Replies: 284
Views: 42,134
Posted By johnnatalie
Nicb I need to make sure we r having the same...

Nicb I need to make sure we r having the same issue. On stops at traffic light (as vehicle downshifts)or even switching from D to reverse we have a dip in rpm's almost causing a stall Correct?
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-29-2010, 11:45 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 42,134
Posted By johnnatalie
disagree live in texas and the problem is ...

disagree live in texas and the problem is consistent with hot and or cold (recently 45 degrees in the morning). can somebody see if they can get it to not dip on cold starts. this means start it in...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-19-2010, 12:07 AM
Replies: 284
Views: 42,134
Posted By johnnatalie
firefighter, anytime you turn something on you...

firefighter, anytime you turn something on you are going to get a draw this is the alternator engaging and reacting to this draw in amps. the stop issue is what we are definitly having in common....
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