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Forum: Wheels and Tires 03-03-2013, 12:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 817
Posted By North
Yes the car came with those wheels and I bought...

Yes the car came with those wheels and I bought 17's and was going to keep the 15's for cold weather but have run out of room. The calipers cleared just fine :)
Forum: Wheels and Tires 03-03-2013, 12:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 817
Posted By North
I need the room. $100

I need the room. $100
Forum: Wheels and Tires 01-21-2013, 10:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 817
Posted By North
ok, $150

ok, $150
Forum: Wheels and Tires 01-04-2013, 08:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 817
Posted By North
Reduced to $200

Reduced to $200
Forum: Wheels and Tires 12-29-2012, 11:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 817
Posted By North
Four BMW E46 15" steel wheels and tires

I have a set of four BMW E46 15" steel wheels with Michelin tires and hub caps from a 323i in great condition that I'm selling. Rims are straight and tires have good tread with no unusual wear. I was...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-02-2012, 06:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,162
Posted By North
Hey guys, I have since fixed this problem and i...

Hey guys, I have since fixed this problem and i was pretty surprised at what it turned out to be. It was indeed the thermostat. There is a sensor inside the thermostat and when the valve becomes...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-13-2012, 06:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,653
Posted By North
Well... I just replaced it with a BMW replacement...

Well... I just replaced it with a BMW replacement and no difference. Could be a bum pump so I'll have to measure the pressure
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-07-2012, 09:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,653
Posted By North
Update: I have narrowed it down to this action...

Update: I have narrowed it down to this action that precedes the "no power" experience. I have noticed that when initially starting the car, if I turn the key to the # 2 position (that turns on the...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-02-2012, 10:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,653
Posted By North
My 323i has about 78k miles on it now and I know...

My 323i has about 78k miles on it now and I know it will need the rebuild at some point- I just don't want it to be now. I'm getting tired of working on cars and I'm really hoping for a faster fix as...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-02-2012, 08:14 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,653
Posted By North
I would say that between us all, we have the...

I would say that between us all, we have the replacement parts covers. I've also done but not posted many on your list. I haven't done the Vanos or the DISA yet. Because it hasn't happened in a week...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-01-2012, 11:08 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,653
Posted By North
Yeah I just checked again and there's still no...

Yeah I just checked again and there's still no codes pending. It hasn't done it in a few days. As I think about it, I think it all started around the time I got the P0340 code for the intake cam...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-29-2012, 08:08 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,653
Posted By North
Was it an intermittent problem in your case or...

Was it an intermittent problem in your case or was it happening all the time? Thanks for posting. It seams that when ever someone gets this symptom fixed, you never hear anymore about it, so thanks...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-28-2012, 11:15 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,653
Posted By North
I had the specific codes set previously for the...

I had the specific codes set previously for the sensors that's why I changed them. The filter was time anyway and I had similar happenings on other vehicles in the past with fuel pumps going bad. At...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-28-2012, 10:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,653
Posted By North
No Power on Takeoff

Hi guys, I have a problem that I cant seem to figure out. About every other day, out of the blue, in my 99 323i , when accelerating from a stop light, the car will act like it has very little power...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-01-2011, 07:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,065
Posted By North
Yeah I'm leaning toward the thermostat too. While...

Yeah I'm leaning toward the thermostat too. While your in there though, You may as well change out the water pump as its a pain in the butt to get to also.The fact that the red light came on is the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-22-2011, 08:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,129
Posted By North
OK, Has anyone switched from Dexron III to Royal...

OK, Has anyone switched from Dexron III to Royal Purple, Amsoil, Etc? Maybe you haven't went from Dex 3 to 6 but maybe switched altogether?
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-17-2011, 11:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,162
Posted By North
Wow good find ZHP! I knew it was electrical but...

Wow good find ZHP! I knew it was electrical but didn't figure it to be the cluster. Hoping that its just the massive PITA engine temp sensor :) Cant wait to price a cluster.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-17-2011, 10:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,162
Posted By North
I'm going through the same thing right now with...

I'm going through the same thing right now with the exact symptoms. I was waiting on tools to arrive to swap out my water pump and thermostat when it happened again today. I was about to leave work...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-17-2011, 09:45 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,184
Posted By North
ooooh could be a dangling wire somewhere

ooooh could be a dangling wire somewhere
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-16-2011, 10:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,129
Posted By North
Yeah Dex III is no longer licensed by GM so...

Yeah Dex III is no longer licensed by GM so whoever makes it now are no longer policed by GM so deviation from the original spec recipe could be compromised and there's no one to blow the whistle. GM...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-15-2011, 10:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,129
Posted By North
Like many other early e46's, My tranny is a...

Like many other early e46's, My tranny is a General Motors built straight 5 spd automatic and has a green sticker on the bottom with a fluid part number of 83229407858 and actually says use Dexron...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-15-2011, 08:49 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,184
Posted By North
A few of my Acura's coil packs went around then....

A few of my Acura's coil packs went around then. Have the codes read and see if its electrical or fuel
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-15-2011, 08:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,825
Posted By North
I'm curious how many miles are on it and has the...

I'm curious how many miles are on it and has the fluid ever been changed ?
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-15-2011, 08:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,129
Posted By North
Anyone switch from Dexron 6 to Redline, Amsoil, etc?

My 1999 323i uses Dexron 3 (at least that's what the green sticker says ) but who the h@#* knows. I never seen such confusion over transmission fluids for which models till I bought my bimmer...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-13-2011, 10:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 840
Posted By North
I just changed my pump and got the same thing...

I just changed my pump and got the same thing until I filled the tank almost full, then it began pumping fine
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