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Forum: General E46 Forum 01-01-2014, 12:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 568
Posted By figuej
P1353 same code as yours. Always in the morning...

P1353 same code as yours. Always in the morning next Day, once the car is warm never happens again
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-31-2013, 08:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 568
Posted By figuej
Missfire

Let me know if you get it fixed. I have the same problem it only hpens in the morning what i do sometimes is to start the car shut it off after 5 seconds do it twice then by the third time code wont...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-05-2013, 09:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 516
Posted By figuej
Its a VDO no older than a year - STFT at idle...

Its a VDO no older than a year - STFT at idle won't go more than -10 , its stays close to 0. I have the AFE air intake and when installed the car was running rich because of the intake. So I went...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-05-2013, 08:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 516
Posted By figuej
yes - both banks are the same value at idle - the...

yes - both banks are the same value at idle - the short trim varies between negative and positive , mostly negative (again , this is at idle). The car right now shows no code of any kind with this...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-05-2013, 08:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 516
Posted By figuej
ok - Long Term Fuel Trim at warm idle with half a...

ok - Long Term Fuel Trim at warm idle with half a tank = 11.72
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-05-2013, 11:15 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 516
Posted By figuej
Yes - I know - I spend some time reading most of...

Yes - I know - I spend some time reading most of them but none looks like my case, Well at least I didn't see it that way. The car now is half a tank and since I have a display I could post the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-05-2013, 08:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 516
Posted By figuej
New P0174 Scenario -

I did some search to see if someone had a similar case but no luck. I have a 2001 330i with 170,000 miles and when the fuel level is down to an 1/8 of a tank, around 60 miles left then the code...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-02-2013, 06:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,647
Posted By figuej
Yellow DSC + yellow "BRAKE"

Same symptoms with my car few years ago after replacing front wheel bearings. Usually happened at slow speed but then it will go away until finally the ABS system crashed. Since I never couldn't...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-25-2013, 09:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 538
Posted By figuej
Catalyst Converter

Buy the aftermarket one from Bavauto about $400 each. Performance is excellent - sounds like having just headers.

http://www.bavauto.com/assets/imglib500/bmw1404f.jpg
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-11-2013, 04:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 305
Posted By figuej
Over 130,000 miles !!! ... Get a new fuel pump...

Over 130,000 miles !!! ... Get a new fuel pump .....
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-09-2013, 08:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,710
Posted By figuej
Got it now - perfect thanks - from that point one...

Got it now - perfect thanks - from that point one hose goes to the firewall and the other one (the thin one) goes to the intake boot... can't see where it goes under but it will be quite a job to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-09-2013, 02:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,710
Posted By figuej
Thanks my friend ---- honestly, just by looking...

Thanks my friend ---- honestly, just by looking at your picture I have no idea what part is it, but I will follow the vacuum lines on that side to look for similar part.... If you have a picture of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-08-2013, 10:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,710
Posted By figuej
Could you send me a picture of the vacuum line...

Could you send me a picture of the vacuum line you fixed?? - or describe to me where to locate it.?? is it by the exhaust or intake side etc.... thanks..
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-08-2013, 08:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,710
Posted By figuej
P1192 Update

P1192 code continues - after 160,000 miles performed the following changes.

New Fuel Pump - Recommended -
New Catalytic Converters _ Aftermarket from Bavarian Auto. $400.00 each. If you want...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-07-2012, 02:56 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,710
Posted By figuej
OK - Thanks..

OK - Thanks..
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-07-2012, 02:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,710
Posted By figuej
Sorry but you lost me with your "boots" - and...

Sorry but you lost me with your "boots" - and have no idea what part you just mentioned.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-07-2012, 02:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,710
Posted By figuej
I will ... Any idea where that broken hose is...

I will ... Any idea where that broken hose is located??
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-07-2012, 12:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,710
Posted By figuej
Thanks for answering - Yes , I did look at your...

Thanks for answering - Yes , I did look at your thread and used to check few thinks..
O2 - pre cat sensors are new -- few weeks old.
O2 - after cat - never change - my car has close to 160,000...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-07-2012, 07:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,710
Posted By figuej
Intake Problem code P1192

I decided to change from BMW Performance to the original intake but with K&N filter -- BMW Performance filter was too dirty and wasn't going to paid $65 plus for another paper filter.... Well once...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-04-2011, 11:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 426
Posted By figuej
Thanks for the information - so in this case at...

Thanks for the information - so in this case at the battery is ok since I have power beyond that point,,,, the questions now is what could happened to the car after almost two months repair ??? Again...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-03-2011, 09:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 426
Posted By figuej
1- Checked - one by one.... 2- Module under...

1- Checked - one by one....
2- Module under dash - that is new for me
3- disconected battery for almost two hours,

BAttery is new - engine starts ok.. but will check.

Question: On the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-03-2011, 09:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 426
Posted By figuej
Electrical Problems??? 2001 330i

Had my car repaired from accident. Rear right side was badly damaged , battery was damaged but was working ok for few days after the accident. After repairs, new backlights (LED) new battery...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-12-2008, 05:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 598
Posted By figuej
You can move the flap back and forward easily ,...

You can move the flap back and forward easily , the pin won't come out now as I move the flap --- the question is -- on a perfect unit the flap moves easily or not ,, or if I open it suposed to close...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-12-2008, 04:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 598
Posted By figuej
Thanks for reply --- The silicone is for make the...

Thanks for reply --- The silicone is for make the pin sticky and make it stay inside -- I and trying to get members ideas before having to go out and spend over $200 on a new unit --- may be I may...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-12-2008, 03:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 598
Posted By figuej
Adjuster Unit Culprit (Intake manifold)

Question - I removed my adjuster unit to clean - and surprisingly saw that the flap in the inside was loose. not broken but loose. -- Also the metal pin at the end of it was not there,, I look...
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