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Forum: General E46 Forum 02-16-2014, 11:33 AM
Replies: 7
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Posted By spugeddy
Replaced viscous fan finally and engine shake and...

Replaced viscous fan finally and engine shake and noise is gone...hard ti believe..but I think it was bent and causing wobble and noise

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Forum: General E46 Forum 02-15-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 631
Posted By spugeddy
The problem was.....Bad coil over plug. Swapped...

The problem was.....Bad coil over plug. Swapped #1 to #2 and code followed to #2. Installed new coil over plug and back running.

Thanks for all who replied. Now I gotta put it all back...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-15-2014, 10:10 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 631
Posted By spugeddy
non return valve #6... does the black side go to...

non return valve #6... does the black side go to the intake attached nipple hose, or vice versa?

http://imageshack.com/a/img845/3551/2bom.png
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-15-2014, 10:01 AM
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Posted By spugeddy
http://imageshack.com/a/img32/3564/37a4.jpg ...

http://imageshack.com/a/img32/3564/37a4.jpg

Found this check valve disconnected at rear of intake. which side attaches to hose on intake nipple side?
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-15-2014, 08:31 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 631
Posted By spugeddy
Oil in spark plug well #3. A little in #5. ...

Oil in spark plug well #3. A little in #5. Plugs are in terrible shape, bosch +4's
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-12-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 631
Posted By spugeddy
Can't get to car till Saturday. What about crank...

Can't get to car till Saturday. What about crank position sensor...I may have screwed up reconnect when messing around

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Forum: General E46 Forum 02-11-2014, 01:18 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 631
Posted By spugeddy
right on

you are probably right on. Just strapped for cash, and hoping I could attempt a repair before having it towed.

This is my second 3 -series, and between the two I have done fuel pump,water pump,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-11-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 631
Posted By spugeddy
Ok..I'll. Try...although I don't think it was...

Ok..I'll. Try...although I don't think it was working well.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-10-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 631
Posted By spugeddy
the scanner I used is a made in china pos. First...

the scanner I used is a made in china pos. First time fuel 1 and 2 open loop changed later to fault. Load value was at 30.8, 21, 12.8. Coolant temp started at 86...went to 199. Bank 1 Stft 0%, bank...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-10-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 631
Posted By spugeddy
yep, I cleared codes but didn't post only cyl...

yep, I cleared codes but didn't post only cyl misfire 1 and 5 returned...

without the engine running I think it read .045v to oxygen sensors..

before I had 1-3-5 cylinders misfire....

the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-10-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 631
Posted By spugeddy
Codes were 0174..0313...0300..0313...0102. ...

Codes were 0174..0313...0300..0313...0102.
1343..1350..
1346.

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0102 Was when I inplugged maf with stall probably.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-10-2014, 06:19 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 631
Posted By spugeddy
Scan data was hard to get: Ran twice. First...

Scan data was hard to get:
Ran twice. First time fuel 1 and 2 open loop changed later to fault. Load value was at 30.8, 21, 12.8. Coolant temp started at 86...went to 199. Bank 1 Stft 0%, bank 1...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-10-2014, 01:26 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 631
Posted By spugeddy
found records - will scan tonight

Found original service records.... CCV was found cracked and replaced at 111k, I have 150K now.

Also, during inspection one thermostat vanos repairs were declined by original...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-09-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 631
Posted By spugeddy
I think I got the lower boot on right, because I...

I think I got the lower boot on right, because I felt around and didn't catch any problem, plus I sprayed the starting fluid all up and around the throttle body with no affect
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-09-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 631
Posted By spugeddy
I am thinking blocked cat now....only one side. ...

I am thinking blocked cat now....only one side. That would explain the suddenness and finality of the problem, the half power, the smoothing out in the driveway when it revs up 2-4,000 rpms. The...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-09-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 631
Posted By spugeddy
I only checked the disa gate manualy to see that...

I only checked the disa gate manualy to see that it still had spring... all pieces were intact. the diamphram part was sliding in an out. but did I miss something. Also thought intake boots were...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-09-2014, 06:04 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 631
Posted By spugeddy
Just did the starter fluid test and had no...

Just did the starter fluid test and had no results... I sprayed all over, more than I should have probably. So maybe no air leak. Interesting side note, the right exhaust pipe as you are standing...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-09-2014, 05:01 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 631
Posted By spugeddy
Yep, I had disa out yesterday and it appears...

Yep, I had disa out yesterday and it appears operational as per what I read here. What is confusing is how it went from running like butter to will not run at all. I'll search CCV and see what is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-09-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 631
Posted By spugeddy
Strapped for time - bogging down, stuttering, stalling.

Thank you in advance for replying. I spent my Saturday reading this forum, and worked on the car a few hours.

Here are the symptoms. Drove to work no issues. Went to leave and car hesitated...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-09-2013, 06:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 787
Posted By spugeddy
it worked! dropped in the new pump and charged...

it worked! dropped in the new pump and charged battery... and bingo... we are good.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-09-2013, 06:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 243
Posted By spugeddy
Thanks for help... i had a dead fuel pump, and...

Thanks for help... i had a dead fuel pump, and the DIY was pretty easy.

EXCEPT: I had a full tank of gas and so had quite a bit of spillage.

CHEERS
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-09-2013, 10:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 243
Posted By spugeddy
yep... duh... wish I could delete

yep... duh... wish I could delete
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-09-2013, 10:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 243
Posted By spugeddy
can't fit new fuel pump...gasket question...

Sorry don't have time to search... need to repair quick today...

Bought new Siemons vdo fuel pump and gasket... pulled old out. Gaskets match....

trying to drop new pump in hole and it won't...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-03-2013, 08:38 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 787
Posted By spugeddy
yep, read that twice... thanks. How do I get to ...

yep, read that twice... thanks. How do I get to my relay... remove the glove box and I know its behind the fuse panel stuff... or do I remove the fuse panel where it is pivoting...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-03-2013, 07:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 787
Posted By spugeddy
Thanks everyone. With 133K, replacing the fuel...

Thanks everyone. With 133K, replacing the fuel pump should be done at the least. $140 for the VDO Siemens from BMA looks good I guess.
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