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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-04-2013, 03:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 496
Posted By rob88ix
High Mileage E46 - New Coils?

Hello,

I have a 2001 325Xi Touring with 217k on it. Runs well, no vanos issues, no tranny issues. I'm wondering if I should pre-emptively change the coils on this car?

Is there any reason to...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 10-04-2013, 03:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 349
Posted By rob88ix
ATE Premium One vs ATE Coated

Hey Folks,

I have a 2001 325Xi Wagon. Needs new front brakes and rotors. I've been using ATE Power Discs for years and would like to get them again. I understand they changed the name to "ATE...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-11-2012, 01:36 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 591
Posted By rob88ix
Turn Signal Problem - Bad Sockets

Hey All,

I had an issue with a front turn signal. Finally found that one of the bulb sockets was bad. The funny thing is, the one that was working appeared fine visually, while the contact point...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-29-2011, 08:24 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,146
Posted By rob88ix
Electronic Transmission Control Module

Hello All,

Starting this thread for help because I searched by this topic, but didn't find anything that seems to match my circumstances exactly.

2001 325Xi Steptronic trans (GM I think) 160k...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-15-2011, 06:37 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,046
Posted By rob88ix
Electronic Transmission Control Module

Hello All,

Starting this thread for help because I searched by this topic, but didn't find anything that seems to match my circumstances exactly.

2001 325Xi Steptronic trans (GM I think) 160k...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-28-2008, 12:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,822
Posted By rob88ix
Front End Rattle - 2001 325iX Wagon

Gruppe,

This problem has been going on for a while on my wife's car...

Intermittent front end rattling that you can hear and feel through the pedal box of the car. Seems to emanate from the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-06-2008, 02:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 514
Posted By rob88ix
Thanks Jay, Good call, I'll check the inside...

Thanks Jay,

Good call, I'll check the inside pads, too, didn't look at them. You're right, I thought it sounded friction-generated, too, but then I wondered if maybe it was the ABS reacting to the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-06-2008, 02:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 514
Posted By rob88ix
Brake Fluid Issue

Hello,

2001 325Xi Touring (non-sport)

Wife's car has had a fairly frequest grinding sound when braking, like pads are worn. I checked and the pads are fine, but last weekend I checked the brake...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-30-2006, 04:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 396
Posted By rob88ix
2001 325Xi Wagon - Front End Noise

Hello,

This car has had this weird occassional noise for about a year. My mechanic seems unable to diagnose it, we have been replacing parts and not fixing it. It sounds as though it is coming...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-12-2005, 11:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 335
Posted By rob88ix
Question Water Leak - 2001 325Xi Touring

Gruppe,

Got some water on the driver's side floor of the wife's car. She said
she felt a drip on her foot the other day, and now the carpet is
pretty well soaked. It's been raining cats and dogs...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-18-2003, 09:55 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 478
Posted By rob88ix
Central Locking Difficulty

Gruppe,

The central "unlock" button in the console has stopped functioning on the wife's 2001 325XiT.

Has anyone seen this before, if so, is there a DIY fix or is this a dealer thing? Does...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-19-2003, 12:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,962
Posted By rob88ix
Thanks for the advice, you were right...

Thanks for the advice, you were right JetBlack330, looks like alot of people have had this problem!

Ours never did the "panic mode" thing though, and now the problem seems to be gone. The wife...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-16-2003, 04:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,962
Posted By rob88ix
EML and Service Engine Soon Lights

E46 Folks,

2001 325xi SportWagon 52k miles has a couple yellow warning lights. When I shut it off one night, the oil light came on yellow for a second after the ignition was off. Checked the oil...
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