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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-13-2013, 01:11 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 263
Posted By gndude
e46 airbag light reset - SW Ohio

Anyone have a tool I can buy/borrow to reset a airbag light on a 2000 e46? I changed out a defective airbag, need to get the light reset ASAP. I have a tool on order, thought I'd check to see if...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-26-2013, 10:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 764
Posted By gndude
Okay - Update. I tried moving the wheel, no...

Okay - Update.

I tried moving the wheel, no dice. Found the tumblers in the ignition switch must be dirty or had moisture in them. I lubricated with WD40 and then pushed in graphite powder...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-25-2013, 10:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 764
Posted By gndude
I've had to remove tension on the steering wheel...

I've had to remove tension on the steering wheel in the past to get the car started, this time it's almost like it's in some sort of lock position where I can't seem to get the tension off or flat...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-25-2013, 08:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 764
Posted By gndude
E46 Steering & Key Lock disable

I have a 2000 328i that has left me stranded today. Had the wheel turned a bit when I parked, came back 30 minutes later & the key won't turn. Given the key is stuck, also no steering wheel unlock...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-04-2012, 08:47 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 17,940
Posted By gndude
Airbag Faze 2 error

Noticed you have the same error I've got. I've spent over a year tracking this Faze 2 error down, so far I've replaced the airbag, slip-ring & checked just about every connect I can find. Only item...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-04-2012, 08:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 786
Posted By gndude
Airbag Issue

Hey, did you get a resolution to this Faze 2 airbag issue? I've had this same error for 2 years now, refuse to take it to a steelership to get it repaired..

There must be a junction under the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-20-2011, 09:19 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,002
Posted By gndude
I had the exact same thing happen to me, position...

I had the exact same thing happen to me, position indicator crapped out and would cause my tranny to lose track of the position/gear. Changed it & refilled with Castrol Import fluid, 5K later it's...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-16-2010, 11:35 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,724
Posted By gndude
Yeah, I'm leaning towards the wrong airbag or the...

Yeah, I'm leaning towards the wrong airbag or the wrong module? Module has a date of 48 week of 01, I think this more or less means dual-stage when my car should have single stage ( build date...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-15-2010, 09:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,724
Posted By gndude
I'm tracing a similar issue right now on my 2000...

I'm tracing a similar issue right now on my 2000 328i. I fixed most of the issues ( tensioners, battery disconnect ), now the only item I have left to fix is the DRiver airbag stage 2. I replaced...
Forum: Parting Out 08-25-2010, 01:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,985
Posted By gndude
How about the SRS module - located under the cup...

How about the SRS module - located under the cup holders in the center console. I need one for a single stage setup - 2000 328i. Do you have this part?
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2010, 09:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,735
Posted By gndude
Yep, I pulled up the center console by the...

Yep, I pulled up the center console by the e-brake. The numbers on the srs module are 31691275500b. Also another number on it - 0285001458. From what I can find from crawling around the internet,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2010, 08:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,735
Posted By gndude
Further update, appears the E46 had a single...

Further update, appears the E46 had a single stage airbag up through build date 6/2000. This means the single stage airbag above is correct for my car. Now it's obvious the previous owner had a new...
Forum: Interior 08-24-2010, 12:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 508
Posted By gndude
BTW, here is a picture of the back of a...

BTW, here is a picture of the back of a dualstage.372940
Forum: Interior 08-24-2010, 12:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 508
Posted By gndude
WTB - Driver Airbag E46 Dual Stage Square

Looking for a good used driver airbag for a 2000 328i - has to be dual stage. Needed ASAP, let me know if you have one for sale.
Forum: Parting Out 08-24-2010, 11:23 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,985
Posted By gndude
Interested in the driver airbag, let me know the...

Interested in the driver airbag, let me know the build date so I can make sure it will fit my 2000 328i - build date of 2/2000.

thx.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2010, 08:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,735
Posted By gndude
Wonderfull, so the previous owner is a turd and...

Wonderfull, so the previous owner is a turd and installed a single stage bag in a dual setup? My car is a 2000 328i Sedan - build date 2/2000, when did they switch from single stage to dual stage...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-23-2010, 11:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,735
Posted By gndude
Follow-up. Now have DIS V44 installed on a...

Follow-up. Now have DIS V44 installed on a vmware image. Allows me to run INPA/DIS to diag/read the error and reset. Like Carsoft, once cleared the error comes back. There are a bunch of debug...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-11-2010, 12:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,735
Posted By gndude
Okay, dropped a 1/4 amp fast blow fuse inline...

Okay, dropped a 1/4 amp fast blow fuse inline between the two wires leading to the yellow connection on the battery. This provides the 2 to 3 ohms needed to make it look like the battery safety...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-10-2010, 11:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,735
Posted By gndude
Interesting, so the module has to be cleared if...

Interesting, so the module has to be cleared if the airbags have deployed? I've found other pictures online that seem to show the trigger wire attached to the end of the battery cable with a yellow...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-10-2010, 09:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,735
Posted By gndude
Airbag light - Carsoft

okay, finally got around to replacing my pretensioner on my 2000 328i. that cleared the first code of 3 for the airbag, but there remains 2 other codes - see attached from carsoft.

I bought this...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-01-2010, 04:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,332
Posted By gndude
Okay, proceeded to change this today. New DIY...

Okay, proceeded to change this today. New DIY thread. basically you remove the pan just like your doing a fluid change. Once off you have to remove two bolts that hold the spring for the gear...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-27-2010, 10:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,332
Posted By gndude
Anyone have ideas on this one?

Anyone have ideas on this one?
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-23-2010, 05:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,332
Posted By gndude
Transmission Neutral Switch - GM Transmission

I'm having an issue where I got to shift to park and the readout on the dash goes blank. If I then pull it down into Drive, the readout throws a transmission error ( cog light with the !). Carsoft...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-23-2010, 05:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,432
Posted By gndude
Selector Switch #24357532668

I noticed you had this part go bad and/or changed? I'm having a simliar issue, wondering how hard it is to change? From what I can tell you have to drop the pan and unbolt the selector valve. Once...
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