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Forum: General E46 Forum 08-28-2012, 12:14 PM
Replies: 348
Views: 153,324
Posted By tofupunx
window regulators - all have been replaced ...

window regulators - all have been replaced
subframe rear mount tearing
oil seperator freezing up causing excessive cyl. pressures
sunshade clips
bulb housing ground issues with rear lights
water...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-19-2012, 05:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,089
Posted By tofupunx
I put the other set of bulb housings on the rear...

I put the other set of bulb housings on the rear lights and after a week of driving, the initial speedy flash has yet to be seen. There was absolutely mo visible signs of a problem on the ones I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-13-2012, 11:38 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,089
Posted By tofupunx
I forgot I had extra bulb housings for the tail...

I forgot I had extra bulb housings for the tail lights (after I replaced my ambers with clears). I threw them on today and check the license plate bulb sockets. It's definitely not the license...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-13-2012, 09:43 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,089
Posted By tofupunx
I replaced the grip strip back there a couple of...

I replaced the grip strip back there a couple of years ago because the old one eventually gave way (all the plastic screw tabs pulled through). The bulb contacts had no signs of corrosion on the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-13-2012, 09:41 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,089
Posted By tofupunx
I will have a look... thankyou!

I will have a look... thankyou!
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-12-2012, 09:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,089
Posted By tofupunx
Yup, it is a tail light ground issue for sure......

Yup, it is a tail light ground issue for sure... the new front bulb housings (and bulbs) didnt change squat.
Forum: E90 Sedan / E91 Wagon / E92 Coupe / E93 Cabrio - General Forum 08-12-2012, 09:19 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 20,468
Posted By tofupunx
Funny I had all the same questions as I want to...

Funny I had all the same questions as I want to replace my aging (gracefully) 2000 328is. You forgot to ask about the Vanos seals adn front sway bar end links though hahaha. I make these comments...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-07-2012, 07:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,089
Posted By tofupunx
I just had my first bulb out warning yesterday...

I just had my first bulb out warning yesterday ironically enough. It was the front drivers side blinker light. I left the blinker on and removed the light and in the process it started to work. My...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-03-2012, 12:29 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,089
Posted By tofupunx
The input is greatly appreciated however this...

The input is greatly appreciated however this does not seem to be part of the problem as all connector and wiring look squeaky clean. The only thing I see is that the bottom bulb, the one that has...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-03-2012, 12:19 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,089
Posted By tofupunx
I took the front bulb sockets out again and had a...

I took the front bulb sockets out again and had a look. Bulbs were still tight (with no loose connections or obvious wire problems) but I pried out the contacts to make sure. So far so good but I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-30-2012, 10:44 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,089
Posted By tofupunx
Blinker flashing like bulb is out

I have a few hot weather related problems in my 2000 328i and I thought I'd throw it out there for help;


1. After the car has sat in the sun and I then drive it, upon first initialization of the...
Forum: Lighting Forum 05-21-2012, 05:46 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,132
Posted By tofupunx
I have the same problem. My bulb sockets look...

I have the same problem. My bulb sockets look fine and there's no voltage drop between the plug and the bulb socket. It's intermittent and seems to be most prevalent after the car has sat out in...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2011, 05:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,539
Posted By tofupunx
It turned out to be pinched/shorted wires in the...

It turned out to be pinched/shorted wires in the wiring harness leading to the trunk lid (on the passenger side). This is a know problem area anyway so you may want to check there first. Possibly...
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 11-10-2010, 11:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,908
Posted By tofupunx
FS: Black Pre-facelift headlight trims (inserts)

Removed from my 2000 328i (with Bosch xenon lights). I have no part number, doesn't seem to list one at realOEM.com No broken tabs... as new condition. PM me if interested. No trades, I switched...
Forum: BMW News from around the Web 05-06-2010, 07:07 PM
Replies: 849
Views: 271,963
Posted By tofupunx
Did you check your springs or shock mounts?

Did you check your springs or shock mounts?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-06-2010, 05:26 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,906
Posted By tofupunx
I couldn`t find them there either... they have...

I couldn`t find them there either... they have them at Pelican Parts. This leads me to ask this; do I need 15mm or 19mm bushings for sport suspension. The website says both fit but I`m guessing the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-04-2010, 06:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,323
Posted By tofupunx
Well after some more driving all seems to be well...

Well after some more driving all seems to be well again. I've been here before though albeit with oil residue in the tailpipes. I'm guessing that the oil seperator is likely getting blocked with...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-03-2010, 02:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,323
Posted By tofupunx
Cold weather oil blowby... CCV or oil seperator problem?

Just went on a routine trip in -8C temperatures and noticed blue smoke coming from behind after about 15mins. of highway driving. I pulled over and checked the tailpipe (have had the all too common...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-16-2009, 05:43 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,561
Posted By tofupunx
Yea I read the manual and know a thing or two but...

Yea I read the manual and know a thing or two but the P/S fluid was barely mentioned, and nothing about level or type that I could find.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-15-2009, 06:42 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,561
Posted By tofupunx
Appreciated... I will check in the morning.

Appreciated... I will check in the morning.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-14-2009, 06:52 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,561
Posted By tofupunx
Just a quick question; what is the fill mark for...

Just a quick question; what is the fill mark for the power steering fluid? Is it the end of the stick on the underside of the cap?
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-03-2009, 08:12 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,906
Posted By tofupunx
I have a low speed rear end clunking after...

I have a low speed rear end clunking after getting the subframe fixed under "good will". At the same time I had the RTAB and RSMs replaced with Rogue Engineering pieces. The dealer claims they...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-24-2009, 09:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 572
Posted By tofupunx
2000 328i

I too have a fuel trim issue. I have no codes and I haven't noticed any spikes during braking but my overall consumption has increased lately by about .8L/100k on a full tank. Today I will check for...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-17-2009, 12:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,539
Posted By tofupunx
I have the same problem athought no dash warning...

I have the same problem athought no dash warning lights. Fuses keep blowing (#27 10A). I replaced the transmission switch... still blows the fuse. Looks like it`s wiring harness as I have replaced...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-14-2009, 03:39 PM
Replies: 348
Views: 153,324
Posted By tofupunx
Windows regulators (replaced 3 so far), Vanos...

Windows regulators (replaced 3 so far), Vanos seals, oil separator freezes (happened twice even with the cold weather parts), mirror memory wonky on passenger side (goes all the way up/down when...
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