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Forum: General E46 Forum 08-18-2012, 02:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 641
Posted By John,s 330 xi
got wrench on fan nut/shaft need size of special...

got wrench on fan nut/shaft need size of special tool i measured 2 1/4 from edge of nuts on pully going to AZ to get then install pump just hope I can get belt serpitien on car the right way! got...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-18-2012, 02:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 641
Posted By John,s 330 xi
size in mm of special wrench for fan blade removal

have 02 bmw 330xi waterpump failed (150,000) not bad but need special wrench to hold pully to turn hexhead shaft on fan to get fan out of the way to pull out waterpump need mm size of special wrench...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 07-04-2012, 11:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,350
Posted By John,s 330 xi
Just went though it with my car changed both...

Just went though it with my car changed both pullys and hydralic ten as well all parts can be got though advan.auto or dealer or online . get both pulleys dont go cheap better to replace both some...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 07-04-2012, 11:15 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,159
Posted By John,s 330 xi
Ive seen just going up in rim/tire size like 17...

Ive seen just going up in rim/tire size like 17 to 18 give that low look without ruining cv boot/axles! Im going that route instead of lowing spring .guy at my work put larger rims 18s on his and it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-01-2012, 01:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,351
Posted By John,s 330 xi
So are you talking about the Idle control valve ?...

So are you talking about the Idle control valve ? I just changed mine and Im still in limp mode .I unplugged MAF while car running and its been in limp mode since I never had issue with trans before...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-29-2012, 12:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,667
Posted By John,s 330 xi
I did same but went with the black out look ! red...

I did same but went with the black out look ! red imo is too much but if you like it thats all that matters!
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-29-2012, 12:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 426
Posted By John,s 330 xi
just did a adjustment unit control valve and...

just did a adjustment unit control valve and played with maf by unplugging it then trans light came on and shifts funny just trying to reset the codes showing and see if they come back after fixing...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-29-2012, 12:10 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,595
Posted By John,s 330 xi
I have steptonic and love it ! when I want to...

I have steptonic and love it ! when I want to race ,shift gears myself ,put it in auto when i cruise let it shift .Traffic around here bad so sticks are a pain to deal with ,i guess having one for...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-29-2012, 11:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 426
Posted By John,s 330 xi
Battery voodoo?

Was told to disconnect pos/neg cables from batt for 15 mins then hold pos/ neg together for 15 sec then connect to batt to reset codes Has anyone done this ?
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-29-2012, 11:33 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,811
Posted By John,s 330 xi
Was thinking same thing ! 325 isnt worth the...

Was thinking same thing ! 325 isnt worth the money modding. Very little gain!
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-29-2012, 08:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,170
Posted By John,s 330 xi
This guy was telling me about battery vodoo .Its...

This guy was telling me about battery vodoo .Its when you disconnect positive and negative cables off batt for 15 mins then hold then together for 15 sec,s and then connect to battery will reset...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-26-2012, 08:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 916
Posted By John,s 330 xi
If you can get a code reader that would be the...

If you can get a code reader that would be the way to go? I took fathers code checker thing he had and if would light up green for no codes,red for codes,yellow for old codes was green when I tested...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-26-2012, 08:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,170
Posted By John,s 330 xi
reset all codes?

How long do you leave battery disconnected to reset ? I fixed idle adjuster unit (replaced door broke) but before I knew it was the unit I cleaned maf with alky/q-tips and unplugged maf with car...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-15-2012, 10:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,892
Posted By John,s 330 xi
found the problem my idle control valve is broken...

found the problem my idle control valve is broken the valve(door) is broke finally found it thanks for all the info !:woot:
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-15-2012, 10:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 494
Posted By John,s 330 xi
Looks like wiring for trailer lights ! some older...

Looks like wiring for trailer lights ! some older cars had them prewired for small trailers.:hmm:you attach wires to them instead of cutting and spicing into brake/driving lights in trunk.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-15-2012, 09:33 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,375
Posted By John,s 330 xi
I just had rough idle issues checked hoses and...

I just had rough idle issues checked hoses and the airboot ripped repaired boot till i get new one the cleaned maf sensor idle issues went away then driving to stop had a hard clunking feel when rpms...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-15-2012, 08:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,534
Posted By John,s 330 xi
I had rough idle at stop lights then found leakin...

I had rough idle at stop lights then found leakin airboot fixed it:D ,still had problem but this time it was a clunk like feel when letting off gas idle was fine went home and discovered with the...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-15-2012, 08:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,047
Posted By John,s 330 xi
My car all of sudden on the way home from work...

My car all of sudden on the way home from work started idling rough at stoplights then I got home found rip in airboot repaired it then went to work the next day and car started acting up worse then...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-15-2012, 07:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 642
Posted By John,s 330 xi
Man I finailly found my problem its the idle...

Man I finailly found my problem its the idle control valve is broke! thanks for all the help the pics did it for me took apart and door was broken hope I can drive to dealer to get one. I knew it was...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-15-2012, 07:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 624
Posted By John,s 330 xi
just took apart idle control valve and the doors...

just took apart idle control valve and the doors broken finailly found my problem thanks for all the info!:thumbup:
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-15-2012, 05:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 642
Posted By John,s 330 xi
idle control valve on 02 330xi ?

read somewhere to clean idle control valve anybody have pic of one so i can find it? I dont have a manual now looking to get one soon! thanks!
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-15-2012, 03:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 624
Posted By John,s 330 xi
maf sensor

what would happen if you unplugged your maf and drove it with out it on? I think mines bad but dont have scanner to check with plugged cars rpms are at 700 now but when unplugged its at 900 rpms is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-15-2012, 03:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,892
Posted By John,s 330 xi
just checked second hose (one that goes to motor)...

just checked second hose (one that goes to motor) no hole or cracks other hoses are good too,cleaned maf with alchol swabs (mirror part) inside maf ,car seems to be ok now not acting up! wondering...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-15-2012, 07:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,892
Posted By John,s 330 xi
I only took off first hose going to check hose...

I only took off first hose going to check hose under that (the one that connects to engine) and see if its ripped . then disco the battery and see what happens I hope dealer around here has parts in...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-14-2012, 07:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,892
Posted By John,s 330 xi
Thanks man! will do . just need to find dealer...

Thanks man! will do . just need to find dealer around me that has parts.
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