E46 BMW Social Directory E46 FAQ 3-Series Discussion Forums BMW Photo Gallery BMW 3-Series Technical Information E46 Fanatics - The Ultimate BMW Resource BMW Vendors General E46 Forum The Tire Rack's Tire Wheel Forum Forced Induction Forum The Off-Topic The E46 BMW Showroom For Sale, For Trade or Wanting to Buy

Welcome to the E46Fanatics forums. E46Fanatics is the premiere website for BMW 3 series owners around the world with interactive forums, a geographical enthusiast directory, photo galleries, and technical information for BMW enthusiasts.

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join our community today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact contact us.


Go Back   E46Fanatics > Search Forums

You searched for the keyword(s):
Your search results are listed below. If you did not find the answer you were looking for, please try searching again. Make sure that you are searching the entire site and not a specific forum. If you cannot find the answer to your question, create a new discussion topic in the appropriate BMW related or Off-Topic section.

Showing results 1 to 25 of 219
Search took 0.32 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: Alpha Beta
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-29-2011, 03:34 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,009
Posted By Alpha Beta
Not gonna lie .... getting tired reading all this...

Not gonna lie .... getting tired reading all this stuff about reliability etc

Properly maintained, these cars start and drive like brand new! Starts instantly, no shakes, no vibrations, quite...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-29-2011, 02:55 AM
Replies: 179
Views: 19,708
Posted By Alpha Beta
Had myrtle wood on charcoal grey interior in my...

Had myrtle wood on charcoal grey interior in my previous 330ci and it looked good.

I now have brushed aluminum on black interior and it looks good.

As many mentioned, the contrast between...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-22-2011, 08:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,009
Posted By Alpha Beta
... Alright ... on a serious note, your...

...

Alright ... on a serious note, your issue (or the lack of) isn't something that could be diagonsed, troubleshooted or theorised upon! It can only be fixed on the spot and by visual inpection....
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-22-2011, 08:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 482
Posted By Alpha Beta
Just yesterday I went inside the door panels to...

Just yesterday I went inside the door panels to get to the vibrations I mentioned on here before ...

The vibrations was just the cable friction against the door panels

And the vapor barrier...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-22-2011, 07:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 589
Posted By Alpha Beta
It's possible ... did you check if it's an...

It's possible ... did you check if it's an original dvd or burnt?

Though I have a burnt cd and works fine ... except the day I got back from Vegas ... lol

Go to the x5 bimmer forum or just use...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-22-2011, 02:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 838
Posted By Alpha Beta
Dude you had me laughing so bad :lmao:

Dude you had me laughing so bad :lmao:
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-22-2011, 02:13 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,145
Posted By Alpha Beta
It's not easy but not impossible ... I had to...

It's not easy but not impossible ... I had to remove that plastic trim around the dme to creat more room ... not sure if it helped but did it anyway..

On CH-47 Chinooks helicopter we use...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-22-2011, 01:48 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,972
Posted By Alpha Beta
I hate it when things escalates to new,...

I hate it when things escalates to new, unfriendly grounds like that ..


Hope it won't detere you from future DIY's ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-22-2011, 12:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,613
Posted By Alpha Beta
^^^ They're not lying, it's one of the easiest...

^^^ They're not lying, it's one of the easiest DIY out there ...

I used a fork to jam it in between, a hammer and it came loose in less than 5 sec.

Didn't need a puller to extract the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-22-2011, 12:22 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,523
Posted By Alpha Beta
What's more concerning is that you just bought...

What's more concerning is that you just bought the car. I would contact the person/firm I bought it from ... those problems are the reason the car was for sale!
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-22-2011, 12:18 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,437
Posted By Alpha Beta
I know I've read this endless times ... but I...

I know I've read this endless times ... but I really don't think a vacuum leak would cause such deterioration ... not gonna lie

Maybe a high pitch whine at high speed ... that's about it ......
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-21-2011, 08:36 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,176
Posted By Alpha Beta
Did u check your coolant level?

Did u check your coolant level?
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-21-2011, 01:31 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,851
Posted By Alpha Beta
Don't know much about clutch as I have never had...

Don't know much about clutch as I have never had problems with ... either that or I'm an excellent shifter lol

140K on the original clutch is not unusual ... 123k on mine and feels solid. My other...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-19-2011, 12:29 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 24,997
Posted By Alpha Beta
Rarely seen so many owners having the same...

Rarely seen so many owners having the same problem in one thread ... that or I don't frequent this site that often ... lol

Anyhow ...this has to be resolved!

bump!
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-18-2011, 10:21 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 9,746
Posted By Alpha Beta
I think it's just you ... Back in 2000, bmw...

I think it's just you ...

Back in 2000, bmw decided, based on customer complaints, to lighten the steering wheel. The 2000 and some 2001 models have the lighter steering wheel. Enthusiast dubbed...
Forum: Exterior 12-18-2011, 01:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 475
Posted By Alpha Beta
I'll buy yours if you're gonna swap!

I'll buy yours if you're gonna swap!
Forum: Exterior 12-17-2011, 12:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 475
Posted By Alpha Beta
WTB: side mirror. Los Angeles area

Driver side, 330 ci with manual fold, heated and memory
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-17-2011, 12:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,081
Posted By Alpha Beta
hehe why so?

hehe why so?
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-16-2011, 11:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,584
Posted By Alpha Beta
Who else pass. side window vibrates?

Not gonna lie ... this is pissing me off

Vibrates, audibly of course, over roads imperfections ...

Happned in my other 330 as well ...

I suspect more out there ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-13-2011, 09:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,642
Posted By Alpha Beta
A lot of things could cause poor idling etc ... ...

A lot of things could cause poor idling etc ...

Any engine light?

You said you've;

Replaced coil and plugs

Replaced your mass airflow sensor
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-13-2011, 08:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,153
Posted By Alpha Beta
It depends on the sound you're hearing. When my...

It depends on the sound you're hearing. When my idler went out it starts to make an audible screeching, you could almost mistake it for a supercharger when reving up lol. I know some did lol

Yes,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-13-2011, 01:17 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,660
Posted By Alpha Beta
Came with the vehicle

Came with the vehicle
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-12-2011, 10:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,660
Posted By Alpha Beta
Found a very detailed/helpful article for the...

Found a very detailed/helpful article for the next guy ... Peace.

http://www.xoutpost.com/articles/all-bmw/navigation/9458-bmw-navigation-system-faq.html
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-12-2011, 08:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,660
Posted By Alpha Beta
Would an updated dvd version be compatible with...

Would an updated dvd version be compatible with my unit?

I'm trying to dig in for answers, meantime any feedback is apreciated
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-12-2011, 08:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,660
Posted By Alpha Beta
lol I don't think disconnecting the batt....

lol

I don't think disconnecting the batt. help since the data are set on the
cd/dvd ...

Well, I have a burnt cd version not an oem! And as I'm reading further I'm realising there's many dvd...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 219


 

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:43 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
(c) 1999 - 2011 performanceIX Inc - privacy policy - terms of use