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Forum: General E46 Forum Yesterday, 07:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 107
Posted By Hammer432
Have you tried an impact driver? the manual kind...

Have you tried an impact driver? the manual kind you hit with a hammer.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-19-2014, 04:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 152
Posted By Hammer432
you may find this old thread helpful ...

you may find this old thread helpful
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=924160&page=2
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-01-2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 722
Posted By Hammer432
When you are cranking it over and its not...

When you are cranking it over and its not starting does your tach move? If not maybe it is your crank sensor. just a guess.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 03-30-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 844
Posted By Hammer432
I am very happy with my Khumo Ecsta LX Platinum...

I am very happy with my Khumo Ecsta LX Platinum tires.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-30-2014, 09:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 749
Posted By Hammer432
Maybe they forgot to drain the old oil.

Maybe they forgot to drain the old oil.
Forum: Suspension & Braking 03-02-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 158
Posted By Hammer432
Lower control arm question

I plan on replacing my control arms on my 330i non-sport package in the near future. I was going to use Lemforder ZHP control arms. I believe they are the same size with just better ball joints. I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-19-2014, 04:35 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 824
Posted By Hammer432
RFID http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rfid

RFID

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rfid
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-07-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 287
Posted By Hammer432
Mine operate when I use my washer when the...

Mine operate when I use my washer when the headlights are on.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-19-2013, 08:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 481
Posted By Hammer432
Hmmm good point, not sure a key/ews issue would...

Hmmm good point, not sure a key/ews issue would cause a loss in power.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-19-2013, 07:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 481
Posted By Hammer432
Maybe the ews is not recognizing the key, bad...

Maybe the ews is not recognizing the key, bad clutch pedal switch, bad relay, bad starter.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-21-2013, 08:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 198
Posted By Hammer432
I had this code come and go for a long time it...

I had this code come and go for a long time it would come up then go off and stay off for a month or so. Mine turned out to be my purge valve about $80 part and 15 to 20 minutes to install. It never...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-18-2013, 01:48 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 691
Posted By Hammer432
yes,and all keys have the chip.

yes,and all keys have the chip.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-18-2013, 01:36 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 691
Posted By Hammer432
Key from another car will not start your car. The...

Key from another car will not start your car. The transponder chip on the board is pre-programmed from dealer and can't be feasibly altered. You can only synch (program) the remote functions with...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-18-2013, 12:49 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 691
Posted By Hammer432
There are two circuits on the board in the key....

There are two circuits on the board in the key. One is a passive RFID circuit which the EWS systems checks and allows the car to start. The other is battery powered and is responsible for the remote...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-17-2013, 12:44 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,724
Posted By Hammer432
Picture is gone, Mango must have paid him a visit!

Picture is gone, Mango must have paid him a visit!
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-10-2013, 01:45 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,578
Posted By Hammer432
I would be afraid to drive it. Looks great!

I would be afraid to drive it. Looks great!
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-02-2013, 08:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 263
Posted By Hammer432
old keys had an led, newer ones are diamond...

old keys had an led, newer ones are diamond shaped.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-02-2013, 08:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 263
Posted By Hammer432
http://www.bmwgm5.com/Key_Recode.htm

http://www.bmwgm5.com/Key_Recode.htm
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-02-2013, 07:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 254
Posted By Hammer432
^This, I have seen them do some amazing work.

^This, I have seen them do some amazing work.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-02-2013, 07:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 263
Posted By Hammer432
Is it the old style key? They both have 3 buttons.

Is it the old style key? They both have 3 buttons.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-02-2013, 07:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 263
Posted By Hammer432
OP said it manually locks so I would assume no...

OP said it manually locks so I would assume no remote functions. Is the battery good? Those older keys have a replaceable battery right?
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-30-2013, 08:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 667
Posted By Hammer432
Try re-initializing your key first, that maybe...

Try re-initializing your key first, that maybe all that's needed. The procedure can be found in the wiki: http://www.bimmerfest.com/wiki/index.php/BMW_E46
If you have more than one key you must do...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-28-2013, 02:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 349
Posted By Hammer432
The keys charge through magnetic induction, like...

The keys charge through magnetic induction, like an electric tooth brush. I had repaired one of my keys and while it was open I tested this and it does charge, however very slow. The key must be...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-09-2013, 08:47 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 829
Posted By Hammer432
This does not sound like a battery problem to me....

This does not sound like a battery problem to me. If not fully charged or a bad cell, I would expect some symptoms like flashing dash lights or clicking starter. Have you measured the voltage while...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-08-2013, 08:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 829
Posted By Hammer432
12 volts is normal for a battery that is sitting...

12 volts is normal for a battery that is sitting in a non running car. Sounds like another issue like ews not recognizing the key or clutch switch or park position switch. When you say it does not...
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