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Forum: General E46 Forum 04-24-2011, 04:52 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,754
Posted By fjd330ci
Mango, Mine failed around 165K but this car was...

Mine failed around 165K but this car was driven mostly on back country roads and a parkway very little stop n go city driving. The other weak two weak points in the cooling system are the...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 07-06-2010, 09:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,270
Posted By fjd330ci
I recently pulled P1193 (I've seen other posts...

I recently pulled P1193 (I've seen other posts for P1192 which is the same code for bank 1 the solution in either case is the same). As it turns out the post cat O2 sensors play some roll in...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-16-2010, 08:12 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,410
Posted By fjd330ci
I bought my car new back in 2001 and have 166K...

I bought my car new back in 2001 and have 166K miles on it. After the warranty period I've done almost all the maintanence work myself and yes a Bently bible is very handy. In addition to the common...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-28-2010, 06:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,389
Posted By fjd330ci
I'm having a similar problem with steering...

I'm having a similar problem with steering vibration while braking though. My control arms and bushings are solid, new tires and wheel alignment. I thought that would take care of the shimmy, but I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-23-2009, 11:01 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,625
Posted By fjd330ci
As many have said before this is a personal...

As many have said before this is a personal decision that only you can make. But be aware of the possible issues. E46 auto tranny do have an inherent weakness with the reverse clutch pak maybe a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-25-2007, 11:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,801
Posted By fjd330ci
Currently have 130K on the odometer at 6.5 yrs...

Currently have 130K on the odometer at 6.5 yrs old.

Tranny (steptronic went at 115K lifetime fluid does not mean lifetime)
Thermostat 2x
Front Rotors
3 sets of brake pads
Flushed the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-02-2007, 08:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 816
Posted By fjd330ci
Rough Idle, Replaced bad Adjuster - problem gone!

My 2001 330ci started to idle very rough and soon enough the SES light came one. I hooked up my code reader and sure enough I had multiple misfires on all cylinders and too lean on both banks error...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-07-2005, 09:27 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,185
Posted By fjd330ci
I changed my plugs at 85K and went with the Bosch...

I changed my plugs at 85K and went with the Bosch Platinum +4s. I have driven 15K with them so far and I have no complaints. Plug life is very variable depending on driving style and conditions as...
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