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Forum: General E46 Forum 06-25-2014, 03:29 PM
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Posted By genericuser
2001 BMW E46 325i sedan This topic is...

2001 BMW E46 325i sedan

This topic is complete. The issue was a constant 12V/current draw/battery drain through the water valve even if the key was out of the ignition.

I am filling in info...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-24-2014, 11:19 PM
Replies: 6
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Posted By genericuser
That was a brilliant idea, thankyou. I checked...

That was a brilliant idea, thankyou. I checked the connector at the water valve and sure enough the red wire was at 12.6 volts. The yellow wire was about 418 ohms to ground.

I then pulled the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-24-2014, 01:41 PM
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Views: 399
Posted By genericuser
IHKA Fuse #62 Battery Drain

Hi-

I have been searching on the internet and in this forum for a solution to my issue for four hours now and I see nothing. If I have overlooked it I apologize.

I have a 2001 325i sedan. It...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-02-2012, 05:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,213
Posted By genericuser
So I took a chance and replaced the heater core...

So I took a chance and replaced the heater core temperature sender.

No Love. There is still 12v constantly at the heater control valve.

Not sure what the next item is to try.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-16-2012, 05:42 PM
Replies: 9
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Posted By genericuser
I appreciate your reply. I have been searching...

I appreciate your reply. I have been searching for the details of those sensors. Do you have any part number or realoem diagram that they are on perchance?

edit: Looks like I am looking for the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-10-2012, 09:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,213
Posted By genericuser
Me Too

OP-

You are not alone. I have the exact same issue on my '01 325i. A constant 12V to the HCV even when the key is not in the ignition.

I have no answer at this point. I have read on this...
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