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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-17-2009, 08:13 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 95,595
Posted By Metalefty
Thanks

Thanks
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-15-2009, 08:45 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 95,595
Posted By Metalefty
I've also got the P0369 B bank 1 code and the car...

I've also got the P0369 B bank 1 code and the car will not start, it turns but just sputters. When I spoke with my local mech, he thought that B bank was the intake side, but you guys say exhaust...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-31-2008, 04:10 PM
Replies: 290
Views: 126,486
Posted By Metalefty
You only get the smoke when you pour it through...

You only get the smoke when you pour it through the intake. The amount of motor oil in the engine doesn't matter. Did you pour it in the oil or did you use the procedure to pour it in the intake?
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-18-2008, 12:22 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 27,398
Posted By Metalefty
A new fuel filter fixed it, the SeaFoam must have...

A new fuel filter fixed it, the SeaFoam must have really knocked some stuff loose to clog it like that.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-15-2008, 08:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 994
Posted By Metalefty
I had the same vibration recently, I changed the...

I had the same vibration recently, I changed the fuel filter and it went away.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-15-2008, 08:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,146
Posted By Metalefty
So I call the garage the next day on 2/6/08 to...

So I call the garage the next day on 2/6/08 to tell them it still isn't fixed, the mechanic says that it must be the other sensor with the pump on it, he said it will be the expensive one, he then...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-05-2008, 08:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,146
Posted By Metalefty
OK, so today the tank was getting close to 1/4...

OK, so today the tank was getting close to 1/4 tank and I put 2 gallons of gas in a can in the trunk. I'm almost home at 1/4 of a tank and it runs out of gas AGAIN!!! I'm calling the shop tomorrow, I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-30-2008, 11:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,146
Posted By Metalefty
Finally got the car back two days ago. $403 later...

Finally got the car back two days ago. $403 later and when I went to pick it up the inside of the car had a very strong gasoline smell that gave me a headache 5 minutes down the road, I couldn't open...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-18-2008, 12:23 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 27,398
Posted By Metalefty
So, I changed the spark plugs soon after my last...

So, I changed the spark plugs soon after my last post with NGK's. The car ran fine for about a week but went back to the rough running while in the throttle.
I was only able to get Seafoam in...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-05-2008, 10:30 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 13,974
Posted By Metalefty
I've also been using an extractor for about two...

I've also been using an extractor for about two years now. Great tool, highly recommend.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-04-2008, 11:02 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,151
Posted By Metalefty
120,000 on the '01 and a very proud 326,000 on...

120,000 on the '01 and a very proud 326,000 on the '89.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-03-2008, 03:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,146
Posted By Metalefty
Latest update... Left the car at the shop...

Latest update...
Left the car at the shop today, mechanic called back several hours later and said that there is no way to diagnose the "sucking jet pump" but they had diagnosed everything else...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-31-2007, 11:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,146
Posted By Metalefty
Bump...Before I take the car back on Thursday, I...

Bump...Before I take the car back on Thursday, I was wondering if it's possible that the jet pump and the sending unit could be bad at the same time? If the sending unit was bad would it stop moving...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-31-2007, 11:04 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 27,398
Posted By Metalefty
Used Seafoam for the first time in my '01 this...

Used Seafoam for the first time in my '01 this past Friday...120,000 miles. Everything went smooth and the usual smoke cloud filled the air with neighbors looking curiously. I drove it for a short...
Forum: Parting Out 12-27-2007, 06:25 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 12,346
Posted By Metalefty
Does the shifter knob have any cracks on it? If...

Does the shifter knob have any cracks on it? If not I'm interested.
Forum: Polls & Surveys - Please Participate! 12-27-2007, 06:14 PM
Replies: 136
READ ME:Poll: Number of BMWs Owned
Views: 57,590
Posted By Metalefty
2001 325xi 1989 325 convertible, 326,000 miles

2001 325xi
1989 325 convertible, 326,000 miles
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2007, 09:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,146
Posted By Metalefty
Ahh...that's gotta be it. Thank you very much....

Ahh...that's gotta be it. Thank you very much. Now I just hope my mechanic treats me fairly. Why do I get the feeling I'm going to get the run around since he replaced a part that wasn't...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2007, 12:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,146
Posted By Metalefty
I cut my losses with another shop to come to this...

I cut my losses with another shop to come to this shop because the other shop couldn't fix things the first time.
This shop is fairly reputable.
Don't know about the equipment used or the tests...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2007, 12:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,146
Posted By Metalefty
New gas gauge sending unit doesn't work.

Hi all,
Great site. This is my first thread/post. '01 325XI and '89 325 convertible. For the '01 I did a search for gas gauges and sending units and did a lot of reading but never came across what...
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