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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 08-14-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 28
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Posted By Dr.frankinstein
Update! So tried out another maf sensor from a...

Update! So tried out another maf sensor from a tuning car today and it finally idles. Seemed to run good to.

So I will have to retire the maf I bought and try another new one.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 08-13-2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 744
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
I will read into it I'm going to sell the...

I will read into it

I'm going to sell the car don't want to deal with its problems anymore it's one thing after another with it. I have 4 more anyway.
I just want it running good again so I can...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 08-13-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 744
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
How do I bring that menus up. I'm not going...

How do I bring that menus up.

I'm not going to spend any more money on the car untill I have a solution replacing the pump not sure about it. But I don't know.

It seemed to fill the gas can...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 08-13-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 744
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
Fuel pressure is 50psi fuel filter has been...

Fuel pressure is 50psi fuel filter has been replaced as just Monday


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 08-13-2014, 06:54 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 744
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
I have already looked at the links in your...

I have already looked at the links in your signature took like 20mins to read


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 08-12-2014, 10:16 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 744
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
Ok I emptied the cars gas we'll till it wouldn't...

Ok I emptied the cars gas we'll till it wouldn't run any more.

Removed intake

Made sure there was no cracks, hoses, or anything out of the ordinary I could have missed.

Made sure injectors...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 08-12-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 10,996
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
What is the inside diameter of the control arm...

What is the inside diameter of the control arm where the ball joint goes. I forgot to measure it when I had mine apart.


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 08-11-2014, 07:09 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 744
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
The problem has been beyond a couple fills I...

The problem has been beyond a couple fills

I have disconnected them 1 time 1 year ago

I'm just so lost as to where to look at this point it should be obvious and big but can't seem to find it....
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 08-11-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 744
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
That is at idle the fuel filter allowed it to...

That is at idle the fuel filter allowed it to idle some still dies out though


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 08-11-2014, 05:49 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 744
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
568831 Sent from BimmerApp mobile app

568831


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 08-10-2014, 07:34 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 744
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
We'll I can confirm that the booster holds vacuum...

We'll I can confirm that the booster holds vacuum in it

I will get fuel trim reading wednsday or Thursday when I get some more time


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 08-10-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 744
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
Smoke tested again and used carb cleaner no leaks...

Smoke tested again and used carb cleaner no leaks I can find. Vacuum line on fpr is silicone now problem persists


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 08-10-2014, 12:41 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 744
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
568631 Sample of gas from fuel rail on right...

568631

Sample of gas from fuel rail on right gas from a gas can in the garage left


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 08-10-2014, 12:21 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 744
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
I left it there for about 5 mins I'm not...

I left it there for about 5 mins

I'm not sure if the fuel filter has ever been replaced in this car so maybe the old filter is making the gas nasty? It is not ver cold to the touch


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 08-09-2014, 10:21 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 744
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
Just took a fuel pressure reading and it is 50psi...

Just took a fuel pressure reading and it is 50psi shut off and it stays at 45psi.

The gas is yellow looking also? Bad gas?


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 08-08-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 744
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
So when I unplug the maf it revs all the way but...

So when I unplug the maf it revs all the way but starts missing when it warms up


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 08-08-2014, 08:57 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 744
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
I have cleaned the iacv fuel filter no I have...

I have cleaned the iacv fuel filter no I have not. I have one on its way should get it next Wednesday.


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 08-08-2014, 07:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 632
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
I live in wi. Replaced CCv then valve cover...

I live in wi. Replaced CCv then valve cover exploded a couple weeks later still fighting this car
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-08-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 165
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
Running problems need help

So I'm loosing the battle with my 2001 330xi has 155xx miles.

The car runs rough at idle not to bad with throttle open at full throttle it Boggs down.

With the maf disconnected it runs better...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 08-08-2014, 07:50 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 744
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
Running problems help please!

So I'm loosing the battle with my 2001 330xi has 155xx miles.

The car runs rough at idle not to bad with throttle open at full throttle it Boggs down.

With the maf disconnected it runs better...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-23-2014, 09:31 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 10,996
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
The extra work is well with the savings ...

The extra work is well with the savings


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-23-2014, 11:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 632
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
So I have been away from this for a while. I am...

So I have been away from this for a while. I am not sure if this was the exact problem or not but the car finally broke.

The wife was driving to work and it died at a stop light. The car will not...
Forum: Parting Out 02-23-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 215
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
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Got one!


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Forum: Parting Out 02-12-2014, 06:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 215
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
Bump Sent from BimmerApp mobile app

Bump


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Forum: Parting Out 02-11-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 215
Posted By Dr.frankinstein
Valve cover

I am searching for a valve cover that will fit my 2001 330xi. Please pm me with a price shipped to 53121. And a phone number if possible.


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