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Forum: General E46 Forum 12-16-2012, 06:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 578
Posted By Silverstalker
133500 miles on the clock now... runs smooth all...

133500 miles on the clock now... runs smooth all the time, gearbox is smooth etc, this little situation freeked me right out last night...

The engine temp was vertualy cold and outside temp was...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-15-2012, 06:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 578
Posted By Silverstalker
Bud. I hope your right. freaking xmas next week,...

Bud. I hope your right. freaking xmas next week, car tax renewal 31st Dec, money money money dang it... a thermostat nice and easy :clap:... Will get it changed out and be back with...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-15-2012, 06:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 578
Posted By Silverstalker
Fuel millage counting down 1 mile every 5 seconds!

Spec 325ci 2002 coupe.. Problem, I put some fuel in (supermarket grade) made a trip 20 miles or so. the acceleration was a bit slower than usual but the car was cold and thought nothing of it. I made...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-02-2012, 04:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,636
Posted By Silverstalker
https://encrypted-tbn3.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:AN...

https://encrypted-tbn3.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcRlp0zMPeB0mRER61u9rbxhT-h1PykHD0YMDFyjV7-4rSAdguNV
they look like this

and once open they may look like this...with bits of rubber all mashed...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-28-2012, 05:54 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,636
Posted By Silverstalker
Thats what I was going to say Megalocnus is...

Thats what I was going to say Megalocnus is right... the little pistons inside these valves have rubber seats on them that rot over the years... this happend on my E36 M3// I had no heat and though...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-27-2012, 08:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,636
Posted By Silverstalker
What type of heater control do you have buddy

What type of heater control do you have buddy
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-13-2012, 02:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,380
Posted By Silverstalker
Never knew it could get so dirty!!......

Never knew it could get so dirty!!......
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-11-2012, 05:28 AM
Replies: 29,845
Views: 2,258,138
Posted By Silverstalker
Moaned some more about my DSC, ABS, and handbrake...

Moaned some more about my DSC, ABS, and handbrake lights all in amber.... The washer bottle one came on today and the low oil light for a short time...woohoo collect the whole set!!
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-06-2012, 09:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 850
Posted By Silverstalker
You could always look into the ICV or Idle...

You could always look into the ICV or Idle Control Valve.. these little gizmos always end up black and nasty inside and if they stop working you get all kinds of idle issues

I had one out of my...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-06-2012, 08:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 850
Posted By Silverstalker
short of putting everything back the way it was...

short of putting everything back the way it was to see if one of the mods you fitted is at fault, I am not really sure?.

Cleaning the MAF may help its got to be worth a try. If that don't work...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-01-2012, 11:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 850
Posted By Silverstalker
What the k&n filter like?..... If its 'really...

What the k&n filter like?..... If its 'really old' It maybe so clogged up that its constricting air flow?....... And make sure the muffler you put on is not collapsed inside etc

That's the only...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-28-2012, 07:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,729
Posted By Silverstalker
Simple....I was having strange images of dumping...

Simple....I was having strange images of dumping pasta sauce in the oil mixture of something ;)
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-22-2012, 01:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 329
Posted By Silverstalker
Wow sounds like that thing imploded!! Not sure a...

Wow sounds like that thing imploded!! Not sure a fuel pump could generate so much suction as to draw it all inward like that, Do you know the guy who done the work, was its just an indy, I would...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-20-2012, 02:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,901
Posted By Silverstalker
Good advice well said........ I will look at the...

Good advice well said........ I will look at the float etc, and bridge the switch and see what happens... I have to keep telling my self that paper clip will just be acting as a switch and not in...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-20-2012, 01:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,901
Posted By Silverstalker
Yes I follow you 100%... The fluid ( I just...

Yes I follow you 100%... The fluid ( I just looked) is exactly between max and min, ? that right?

It could be a sensor related issue under the cap, will have to look at that in the morning now. I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-20-2012, 01:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,901
Posted By Silverstalker
Yes I follow you 100%... The fluid ( I just...

Yes I follow you 100%... The fluid ( I just looked) is exactly between max and min, ? that right?

It could be a sensor related issue under the cap, will have to look at that in the morning now. I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-20-2012, 01:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 810
Posted By Silverstalker
Had this sort of issue on my old E36 M3// it only...

Had this sort of issue on my old E36 M3// it only happend when the engine was at temp...... turned out to be the clutch master and slave cylinders....

When engine was cold say first 20 mins of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-20-2012, 10:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 703
Posted By Silverstalker
The vanaty mirror is switched when you slide...

The vanaty mirror is switched when you slide mirror cover over.... it could be just a switching problem.

As for the radio....bin it!!!. Go to eBay look up incaremporium they sell whole radio kits...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-20-2012, 10:38 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,901
Posted By Silverstalker
Got from used car dealership... I shall be on the...

Got from used car dealership... I shall be on the phone to them I think....doubt I will get anywhere tho, a they will say is hell the hell were they ment to know bla bla bla....

Btw... what the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-20-2012, 08:52 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,901
Posted By Silverstalker
UPDATE......well I removed the cluster, had a...

UPDATE......well I removed the cluster, had a nose around and found that the DSC light AND the handbrake (parking brake) bulbs have been covered over with some paste that was rock solid!

The DSC...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-20-2012, 05:42 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 263
Posted By Silverstalker
Its most likely a broken connection under the...

Its most likely a broken connection under the seat making a poor contact...... The problem is if you unplug it to clean it, when you plug it back together it can cause the airbag light to stay on...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-19-2012, 08:26 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,901
Posted By Silverstalker
Will Remove later on.... and take a look at any...

Will Remove later on.... and take a look at any messing about that may have gone on in there.... 'watch this space' If I do find anything untoward.... I be all GRRRRRR about it :censor:
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-19-2012, 05:07 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,901
Posted By Silverstalker
Dam it!... will have to get it hooked up to code ...

Dam it!... will have to get it hooked up to code reader and see what exactly is going on ..

Cheers fellas..
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-18-2012, 01:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,901
Posted By Silverstalker
Ok just checked and here is exactly what is...

Ok just checked and here is exactly what is what...

key in position II lights on dash do there checks..... however there is no DSC light (the one with the rotating arrow) It don't come on in...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-18-2012, 11:46 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,901
Posted By Silverstalker
thats what it says in the manual hold few 10...

thats what it says in the manual hold few 10 seconds and the light comes on showing its been deactivated .... but, I really dont do anything, even if pressed once, a few times, held down etc....
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