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Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 04-29-2015, 04:19 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 34,543
Posted By jcallanan
Thumbs Up This works!

Holy smokes - this works! I had a P1542, was stuck in limp mode; tried this and it worked. This is on a 2000 328Ci. Still want to find out what would cause this to happen, but having this work - even...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 04-29-2015, 04:19 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 34,543
Posted By jcallanan
Holy smokes - this works! I had a P1542, was...

Holy smokes - this works! I had a P1542, was stuck in limp mode; tried this and it worked. This is on a 2000 328Ci. Still want to find out what would cause this to happen, but having this work - even...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 04-29-2015, 03:54 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 34,543
Posted By jcallanan
Isn't a Breakout Box a really expensive tool for...

Isn't a Breakout Box a really expensive tool for the average DYIer?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-24-2015, 02:06 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,500
Posted By jcallanan
Camshaft Position Sensors - I see BMW on Bavauto...

Camshaft Position Sensors - I see BMW on Bavauto for $112.00 and Meyle and "OEM" are $35.00. I have bought Meyle suspension parts before and they were quality; I am not thinking paying 3x for BMW...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-04-2015, 10:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 239
Posted By jcallanan
In addition to replacing the O2 sensors, I...

In addition to replacing the O2 sensors, I cleaned the throttle body and that did the trick.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-23-2015, 04:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 271
Posted By jcallanan
Thanks guys!

Thanks guys!
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-22-2015, 08:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 271
Posted By jcallanan
How to tell which oxygen sensors are bad?

This is what is showing at idled (in Limp Mode), but I don't know what the correct readings should be.

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Forum: Parting Out 03-22-2015, 08:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 577
Posted By jcallanan
Do you happen to still have any of the engine...

Do you happen to still have any of the engine harnesses?
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-22-2015, 07:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 239
Posted By jcallanan
These are the codes showing now. I was aware of...

These are the codes showing now. I was aware of the oxygen sensors and the electric fan, but the top two are new.

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Forum: General E46 Forum 03-22-2015, 07:20 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 6,621
Posted By jcallanan
Replace clutch was the toughest I've done so far.

Replace clutch was the toughest I've done so far.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-22-2015, 03:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 239
Posted By jcallanan
OK, so it looks like it is the throttle body /...

OK, so it looks like it is the throttle body / harness. Got the A9 "Engine-throttle output-stage shutoff after diagn. error" and 6F "Signal, pedal-travel sensor (in thr.), pot. 2
code P1542
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-22-2015, 01:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 239
Posted By jcallanan
Question DSC and Limp Mode: Battery?

This one has me stumped: The other day I started the car in the morning and it went immediately into Limp Mode. I took it home and checked some of the more obvious things that happened previously,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-26-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 9,041
Posted By jcallanan
The CCV job overall is a PITA. I believe the...

The CCV job overall is a PITA. I believe the dipstick took me a while as well, but was nothing to getting that vent hose connected. Sorry not much more help - you just reminded me of what a hassle...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-25-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 763
Posted By jcallanan
Well the Bluetooth worked - but you were right -...

Well the Bluetooth worked - but you were right - no real way to graph data out of iobd2 app. That said, I noticed two cylinders showing no data on the stats below. Is that a serious issue?
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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-24-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 75,216
Posted By jcallanan
I need to get this done and I have already done a...

I need to get this done and I have already done a tranny drop to replace the clutch using jackstands in my garage, so other than the welding portion, I think I'm up for this. If anyone has done a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 1,466
Views: 411,243
Posted By jcallanan
312) jcallanan - 2000 328Ci (build 10/99) Manual...

312) jcallanan - 2000 328Ci (build 10/99) Manual - 155,000 miles. Left side mount
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2014, 10:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 586
Posted By jcallanan
So it's got 155K, and the following issues in...

So it's got 155K, and the following issues in addition to the subframe:

Throwing 6-7 codes for O2 sensors and camshaft position sensor
Electric fan has stopped working - trying to troubleshoot
I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 586
Posted By jcallanan
570552 And there we have it. Think it might...

570552

And there we have it. Think it might be time for a list of pros/cons.


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Forum: General E46 Forum 08-23-2014, 04:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 586
Posted By jcallanan
Sounds like Subframe. Worth keeping?

I have a 2000 328Ci with 155K that's in pretty decent shape. I used as an everyday driver and am hoping to have it last at least another couple of years (maybe another 20K miles). It needs some work...
Forum: Parting Out 08-23-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,573
Posted By jcallanan
If you still have the car, I'm looking for the...

If you still have the car, I'm looking for the engine wiring harness. How much would you want for it?
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-20-2014, 09:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 763
Posted By jcallanan
Well the Scanner arrives on Friday and I'll give...

Well the Scanner arrives on Friday and I'll give it a shot. If it doesn't work, I'll send it back and get the Amazon interface.




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Forum: General E46 Forum 08-19-2014, 10:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 763
Posted By jcallanan
Didn't know that about the codes. Figured I was...

Didn't know that about the codes. Figured I was not getting the full story around the SES light without the BMW specific codes.


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Forum: General E46 Forum 08-19-2014, 06:54 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 763
Posted By jcallanan
Yeah, I did... Reading the info, this seemed to...

Yeah, I did... Reading the info, this seemed to be the only one that would read BMW - specific codes, which I thought would be of use. Do you think this will do what I need it to?


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Forum: General E46 Forum 08-18-2014, 09:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 763
Posted By jcallanan
Also, I replaced the SAP and cracked vacuum hoses...

Also, I replaced the SAP and cracked vacuum hoses about 2 years ago to clear up codes it was throwing when I bought it - so I think that should be ok


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Forum: General E46 Forum 08-18-2014, 09:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 763
Posted By jcallanan
Thanks for the great feedback. I use iOS and have...

Thanks for the great feedback. I use iOS and have ordered this:
Iobd2 BMW Professional Car Scanner Auto Diagnostic Tool for Iphone Bluetooth

Hopefully that will help with diagnosing it. I...
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