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Forum: General E46 Forum 09-26-2013, 10:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 387
Posted By juash
want to borrow the tool? PM me!

want to borrow the tool? PM me!
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-07-2013, 11:30 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 24,260
Posted By juash
Dang....so the throwing of parts continues....

Dang....so the throwing of parts continues. Without any SES lights and 90% of known problematic parts swapped, I guess the search continues. ****.

List of things I've tried so far:
- Fuel Pump...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-07-2013, 10:49 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 24,260
Posted By juash
Add my name to this list. Ive been chasing this...

Add my name to this list. Ive been chasing this problem for the better part of 3 years now. I've thrown just about every part (with research & reason) at the problem and it still bucks from...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-22-2012, 09:23 AM
Replies: 776
Views: 238,792
Posted By juash
Yeah, MJLavelle has good info here. Don't try to...

Yeah, MJLavelle has good info here. Don't try to half ass clean them at home...there's nothing you can really do to effectively clean them...you need to send them to someone with the proper...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-19-2012, 08:57 PM
Replies: 776
Views: 238,792
Posted By juash
Well after 2 years of chasing, I finally have a...

Well after 2 years of chasing, I finally have a promising lead in solving my hesitation thanks to the above post. I took my fuel injectors off the fuel rail this past weekend and used a shop rag,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-08-2012, 10:38 PM
Replies: 776
Views: 238,792
Posted By juash
This is pretty good advice and has been rolling...

This is pretty good advice and has been rolling around my head. When I swapped out the DISA I noticed that the intake had a fuel/oil buildup on the flap and in the intake itself. It's possible that...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-08-2012, 01:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,510
Posted By juash
anytime!

anytime!
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-07-2012, 04:45 PM
Replies: 776
Views: 238,792
Posted By juash
Just updating my progress, or lack thereof, in...

Just updating my progress, or lack thereof, in solving my hesitation/jerking between 2000-3000rpm.

I recently purchased a new DISA valve and finally got around to installing it today. I have...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-25-2012, 12:15 PM
Replies: 776
Views: 238,792
Posted By juash
Found the answer to my DISA question with...

Found the answer to my DISA question with official BMW documentation on the N54 engine. Document is too large to attach but here is the page verbatim:


The resonance system provides increased...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-24-2012, 04:09 PM
Replies: 776
Views: 238,792
Posted By juash
jfof, Trying to understand the function of...

jfof,

Trying to understand the function of the DISA a little bit better. The consensus on other threads is that the DISA flap is closed until approx. 3750rpms and then opens and stays open from...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-22-2012, 05:44 PM
Replies: 776
Views: 238,792
Posted By juash
jfoj- appreciate your hard work on this thread...

jfoj- appreciate your hard work on this thread and your response. I've been chasing this for 2 years and I'm getting old & tired.

I've always suspected the DISA. I've had it off and inspected it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-22-2012, 04:30 PM
Replies: 776
Views: 238,792
Posted By juash
I'm on the verge of Sharking it to see if it...

I'm on the verge of Sharking it to see if it helps. I'm really starting to think that it's not a part. Car runs flawless except for the jerkiness between 1500 & 3000rpms. Wondering if anyone that has...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-22-2012, 02:12 PM
Replies: 776
Views: 238,792
Posted By juash
I have the dreaded jerk/hesitation in 2nd & 3rd...

I have the dreaded jerk/hesitation in 2nd & 3rd gear at 2000-3000rpms. Ive read just about every possible thread on the internet and there is no consensus on a fix. I need some help and fast or I'm...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-18-2011, 08:31 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,134
Posted By juash
Taig, How much does it effect the...

Taig,

How much does it effect the 500-3000rpm range? I have a 325xi and it drives terrible and hesitates within that rpm range. Village driving is a nightmare. Do you think a shark would clear up...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-22-2011, 01:33 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,498
Posted By juash
I'd love to know what they come back to you...

I'd love to know what they come back to you with...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-22-2011, 11:25 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,498
Posted By juash
This isn't a slam dunk for Vanos. It's possible...

This isn't a slam dunk for Vanos. It's possible but not 100%. I've been chasing this problem for 2 years and can't solve it. I've tried new plugs, new coils, thermostat, ICV, DISA, fuel filter,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-21-2011, 05:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 729
Posted By juash
Perfect. Exactly the explanation that I needed.

Perfect. Exactly the explanation that I needed.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-21-2011, 04:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 729
Posted By juash
Good to know. What accounts for the high pressure...

Good to know. What accounts for the high pressure reading when the system is off? Is it just a bogey?
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-21-2011, 02:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 729
Posted By juash
A/C System Pressure

My A/C system pressure is outrageously high into the red when the car is off or when the engine is on and the A/C & compressor are off. When I check the pressure again with the A/C on and the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-22-2011, 02:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 695
Posted By juash
Operating Coolant Temperature

I've been browsing the forums to attempt to learn the proper/typical operating temperature for coolant in 02 325xi. I've seen answers vary from 180 on the low side to 240 on the high side.

Right...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-28-2011, 07:14 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,788
Posted By juash
What this guy says. Do it. I had my 02 325xi's...

What this guy says. Do it. I had my 02 325xi's DME updated and its a completely different car. It's a manual and upshifting and downshifting have drastically improved. I'm able to downshift and ride...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-19-2011, 10:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 786
Posted By juash
Have the same problem. Replaced the FSR less than...

Have the same problem. Replaced the FSR less than a year ago with a non OEM part from eBay. Not very smart...."foolish man pay twice." Unless you like laying upside down in the Yoga position every...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-14-2011, 03:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,957
Posted By juash
Splash Shield Screws

I need help locating replacement screws for the front splash shield. Is going thru the dealer the only option or is there a BMW parts store that stocks them?
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-04-2011, 07:42 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 418
Posted By juash
325xi w/ 105k in with 3 issues

I've got an 02 325xi in for a State Inspection and maintenance this week. Really trust my indy mechanic, seems like a knowledgeable and honest guy. All you can ask for. Here's what he's working on...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2010, 02:02 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,788
Posted By juash
Need to get this fixed. Does anyone have a link...

Need to get this fixed. Does anyone have a link to the non-ZHP Technical Service Bulletin?
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