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Forum: General E46 Forum 10-19-2014, 11:46 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,450
Posted By vman88888
Wrong again, turned out to be the...

Wrong again,

turned out to be the alternator not outputting enough amps. Turned off my avin avant-2 and whine goes away. didn't realized i needed that much juice.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-01-2014, 05:49 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,450
Posted By vman88888
so i put in a new aluminum ps pulley and that...

so i put in a new aluminum ps pulley and that didn't fix it

what i decided to do was run the car and loosen the hydraulic tensioner while the belt was moving

if i "fine" tune the tensioner the...
Forum: Parting Out 09-28-2014, 06:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,469
Posted By vman88888
complete car sold on craiglist Sent from...

complete car sold on craiglist

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Forum: General E46 Forum 09-25-2014, 04:01 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,450
Posted By vman88888
new tensioner assembly in, did not fix the whine...

new tensioner assembly in, did not fix the whine although the piston of the old one was shot so its not a waste.

been looking everywhere, but no one seems to have the same noise as i do.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-23-2014, 04:19 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,450
Posted By vman88888
haha yeah just ordered water pump/alternator belt...

haha yeah just ordered water pump/alternator belt tensioner assy. as the old one has some play and wobbles slightly as the belt drives. Cant believe i didnt notice before :facepalm::facepalm:

need...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-21-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,450
Posted By vman88888
i actually put in a new alternator and it made no...

i actually put in a new alternator and it made no change to the noise

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Forum: General E46 Forum 09-21-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,450
Posted By vman88888
actually the ps pump is brand new due to the old...

actually the ps pump is brand new due to the old one failing while driving

i determined it must be part of the cooling system because after replacing the water pump (and losing coolant in the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-21-2014, 11:37 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,450
Posted By vman88888
alternator did not fix the issue and i switched...

alternator did not fix the issue and i switched the water pump and the noise went away for like 10 seconds but came back. i suspect now it has do with the coolant flow maybe physical damage in the...
Forum: Interior 09-18-2014, 05:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 134
Posted By vman88888
2001 e46 coupe b and c pillars grey

must be in good shape

a little pulling is okay but it cant be bad

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Forum: General E46 Forum 09-15-2014, 07:31 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,450
Posted By vman88888
alternator was the issue, ordered a new one. took...

alternator was the issue, ordered a new one. took serpentine belt off and whine went away everything on that belt was replaced new except the alternator
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 09-15-2014, 07:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 330
Posted By vman88888
its something like 325 bhp, but only a dyno can...

its something like 325 bhp, but only a dyno can tell haha, something like 7psi boost i guess its a pretty reliable kit, just need software
Forum: Suspension and Braking 09-15-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 382
Posted By vman88888
will these fit a 330ci? Sent from BimmerApp...

will these fit a 330ci?

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Forum: Engine & Performance 09-14-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 317
Posted By vman88888
will these work on an 01 330ci? Sent from...

will these work on an 01 330ci?

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Forum: Engine & Performance 09-11-2014, 06:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 913
Posted By vman88888
where did you originally buy this because on...

where did you originally buy this

because on the purchase confirm there should be an item number of some sort so we can find the model out

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Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 09-11-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 330
Posted By vman88888
Is there anyone from ESS on this forum that can...

Is there anyone from ESS on this forum that can point me in the right direction?
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-11-2014, 09:52 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,450
Posted By vman88888
I just bought this CCV tester tool genuine BMW,...

I just bought this CCV tester tool genuine BMW, (hard to find apparently) when this gets in ill be able to see if that's been the problem this whole time. (attaches to oil filler and when engine is...
Forum: Parting Out 09-11-2014, 09:44 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,469
Posted By vman88888
bump really want this out of the driveway

bump really want this out of the driveway
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 09-11-2014, 09:41 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,390
Posted By vman88888
bump

bump
Forum: Parting Out 09-09-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,469
Posted By vman88888
bump

bump
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-08-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,450
Posted By vman88888
Video/sound clip of the problem, the car sounds...

Video/sound clip of the problem, the car sounds muffled at first because in person the sound can be more distinctly heard from within the cabin with doors closed, the phone on the other hand does not...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-08-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,450
Posted By vman88888
belts were done with oem ones not long ago also...

belts were done with oem ones not long ago also most of the pulleys as well
Forum: Engine & Performance 09-08-2014, 03:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 913
Posted By vman88888
This should bolt right up to a 2001 330ci right? ...

This should bolt right up to a 2001 330ci right?

lol NoGuru our pics are alike
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-08-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,450
Posted By vman88888
Might do clutch kit, I heard possibly input shaft...

Might do clutch kit, I heard possibly input shaft bearing, pilot bearing, or throw-out bearing. the car makes the supercharger whine noise when revved and clutch NOT engaged so maybe im wrong?
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 09-08-2014, 12:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 330
Posted By vman88888
no just stock o2s

no just stock o2s
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 09-08-2014, 10:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 330
Posted By vman88888
ESS VT1 tune needed

Hoping there's an ESS rep out there who can get me a tune for this kit I just bought Its a ESS VT1 kit with a Vortec v-2 supercharger for e46 330. Its an old kit I suppose, but I was hoping for the...
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