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Forum: General E46 Forum 04-16-2012, 09:26 AM
Replies: 67
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Posted By angel928
My understanding is that the battery can readk ok...

My understanding is that the battery can readk ok when standing still, but under demand the voltage could drop and possibly cause a transmission malfunction. I am still planning on getting rid of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-16-2012, 05:16 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 52,511
Posted By angel928
Well in the beginning somebody mentioned that a...

Well in the beginning somebody mentioned that a battery that is not 100% could be causing these issues. I kind of filed it in the back of my brain at the time. Most recently a German car tech who...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-18-2012, 07:56 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 52,511
Posted By angel928
TCM update

Quick review. Thought it was TCM, but got used and still in same boat... but. Recently pulled a new trouble code not there previously 0720 ( output speed sensor) which is on the trans. One of the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-10-2011, 06:44 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 52,511
Posted By angel928
Disappointing, but I still have the problem. It's...

Disappointing, but I still have the problem. It's usually ok back & forth on my 45min hwy commute, but if I decide to drive it more in the afternoon it tends to slip and get stuck in 3rd, though last...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-28-2011, 02:14 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 52,511
Posted By angel928
Installing used TCM

Another followup; snagged a used TCM on ebay. I pulled mine and compared numbers to make sure it matched up. Various numbers one of which matched. Verified with seller that was the one that needed...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-08-2011, 05:04 PM
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Posted By angel928
Well I thought I was home free with my finding...

Well I thought I was home free with my finding that the cam sensor(s) were faulty and that was behind my trans problem but I wasn't so lucky. Changed out the sensors and I was ok for one day but...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-17-2011, 06:11 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 52,511
Posted By angel928
UPDATE: above is how my story started. Yesterday...

UPDATE: above is how my story started. Yesterday I replaced the torn intake boot figuring it might perhaps be leaking more than previously and perhaps contributing to my "limp home" trans issue. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-28-2011, 06:34 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 52,511
Posted By angel928
Yes. But leave it be for a day and it'll be...

Yes. But leave it be for a day and it'll be alright again sometimes for more than a day but then the problem arises again. I'm somewhat familiar with trans problems having had a VW trans let go...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-28-2011, 05:43 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 52,511
Posted By angel928
What is interesting is that the slipping is...

What is interesting is that the slipping is present when it starts to happen and before the actual red cog indicator comes on, but once the indicator appears it simply feels like it is starting out...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-27-2011, 12:19 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 52,511
Posted By angel928
Hmmm... I've got an '01 330i with about...

Hmmm... I've got an '01 330i with about 118,000miles, and have recently been having the trans issues with the "red cog of death". I typically happens at the end of a decent length ride, of at least...
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