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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-22-2015, 02:51 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 824
Posted By tomthomb
I think it solved now as I faced no problem since...

I think it solved now as I faced no problem since the last post, but my Question again, is that means that the problem was just in the coolant OR it was the control unit and the coolant ?! how to say...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-16-2015, 11:19 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 824
Posted By tomthomb
He drained it and fill it with oil, then he...

He drained it and fill it with oil, then he drained it again and fill it again... then changed the coolant.. today the car run without any troubles, could be the hot weather (at least 48c degree...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-15-2015, 11:26 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 824
Posted By tomthomb
He already refiled it twice with the oil? What to...

He already refiled it twice with the oil? What to do to be sure that its totall water free?
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-15-2015, 03:18 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 824
Posted By tomthomb
last update is that I replaced the Gearbox...

last update is that I replaced the Gearbox control unit, and the gearbox coolant, drained all the oil in the gear and refiled it.
the car running without any problems, until I stopped in a traffic...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-14-2015, 08:22 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 824
Posted By tomthomb
Now we replaced the gearbox coolant with another...

Now we replaced the gearbox coolant with another one from a working car, but after 40km the gearbox sign showed up again!! Any suggestions please
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-13-2015, 01:41 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 824
Posted By tomthomb
BTW that's the gearbox control unit which he...

BTW that's the gearbox control unit which he changed before, how to know that it damaged???? , specially that I still suffer
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-13-2015, 01:31 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 824
Posted By tomthomb
The last update, I took the car after he replaced...

The last update, I took the car after he replaced the collant by an air cooler. I drive about 40 km, in the first traffic light I smelled something burn and then much smoke from under the car, ooppss...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-11-2015, 10:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 824
Posted By tomthomb
In case he changed the defective air cooler, what...

In case he changed the defective air cooler, what about the water which still surely have some inside
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-11-2015, 08:25 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 824
Posted By tomthomb
The mechanic told me that it may happened because...

The mechanic told me that it may happened because of the radiator flush which I used.
Now the gearbox also have water inside, so he drain the gearbox oil and refilled again twice to take the water...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-25-2015, 12:51 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 824
Posted By tomthomb
Oil is not little floating, it's mixed badly

Oil is not little floating, it's mixed badly
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-24-2015, 07:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 824
Posted By tomthomb
Shall I ask him to put back the control unit?? ...

Shall I ask him to put back the control unit??
May u send me the part number of the Tcc so I can understand what u talk about?
How to know if my control unit which he removed is working good or...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-24-2015, 02:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 824
Posted By tomthomb
U mean it could be a problem of fluid from the...

U mean it could be a problem of fluid from the start?
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-24-2015, 05:58 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 824
Posted By tomthomb
I don't know what is the TC, But the mechanic...

I don't know what is the TC, But the mechanic told me that he changed the control unit (Cost me much comparing to this Tcc solenoid (http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00PHN5LOK)) , and I took the car from...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-23-2015, 04:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 824
Posted By tomthomb
Automatic gear problem

hello there,
I faced a problem lately with the gear, the gear sign show up one night after I parked the car, but in the morning when I switch it on the sign gone !!
I run to work and nothing...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-22-2015, 02:44 PM
Replies: 2,631
Views: 458,156
Posted By tomthomb
I made it about 5 times but few days before the...

I made it about 5 times but few days before the water hose damaged and I noticed that there still oil inside, which for sure help in getting the cooling system hot.
So I would like to be sure that...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-21-2015, 01:58 PM
Replies: 2,631
Views: 458,156
Posted By tomthomb
I faced a problem that the transmission cooler's...

I faced a problem that the transmission cooler's oil got mixed with the water, well I repaired that and also changed the Expansion tank and some seals but of course oil still in the cooling system,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-08-2015, 11:32 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 146
Posted By tomthomb
Loud noise under hood

Dear sirs,
I'm suffering lately with my E46 2003 :( few months ago I noticed that the noise in the under hood getting louder, I've been told that it's the fan clutch, I changed it, and the loud...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-07-2015, 03:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 246
Posted By tomthomb
now the cable is not the issue, the issue is that...

now the cable is not the issue, the issue is that I can't install INPA at all
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-07-2015, 03:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 246
Posted By tomthomb
INPA installation problem

Hello,
I've OBD2 cable, I bought it with CD for software INPA & DIS & SSS.
All was working fine until I formated my HDD, I installed all again but INPA wasn't able to find the OBD cable, and the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-29-2015, 01:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 478
Posted By tomthomb
Congratulations for the new motor, it's a nice...

Congratulations for the new motor, it's a nice idea to get more powerful of course but what about the horse power? Hopefully it's much more or at least the same
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-28-2015, 11:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 478
Posted By tomthomb
Thanks a lot

Thanks a lot
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-28-2015, 09:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 478
Posted By tomthomb
Ok about the first option I face an issue, my...

Ok about the first option I face an issue, my car is automatic left hand drive. All the engines I found is Japanese used engines right hand drive.
The mechanic tells be there is no difference, but...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-27-2015, 01:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 251
Posted By tomthomb
" The switch can't be wired up backwards - it's a...

" The switch can't be wired up backwards - it's a switch!! You can remove the switch without loosing any coolant."
the wires of the switch was found cut, so he made an extension to the wire with...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-26-2015, 10:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 251
Posted By tomthomb
How to know that sensor working? and no heat alert

hello there,
I've had a problem of water leaking, and I noticed that water low indicator didn't work !! mechanic found a crack in the bottle beside the radiator and changed it, and I noticed that...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-08-2015, 02:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 478
Posted By tomthomb
Thank you so much

Thank you so much
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