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Forum: General E46 Forum 09-27-2014, 12:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 136
Posted By AC Yate
Thanks, I cleaned the maf sensor today with some...

Thanks, I cleaned the maf sensor today with some maf cleaning spray. Drove fine for about 3 miles and then the eml and check engine light came back on and the car was sputtering. I pulled over and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-26-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 136
Posted By AC Yate
Need help troubleshoot P1542/1580 codes

I'm having issues with the EML and check engine light coming on at seemingly random times. Sometimes the car sputters like its a fuel intake problem and other times it handles normally. It seems to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-30-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 477
Posted By AC Yate
I went back and read his site and will probably...

I went back and read his site and will probably end up sending it in for replacement. Thanks for the feedback.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-29-2014, 10:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 477
Posted By AC Yate
Ok thanks for that link. It looks like it could...

Ok thanks for that link. It looks like it could be the gm5 relay. i just did some quick research on it and I couldn't find anything to troubleshoot a defective relay. It doesn't have any problem...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-29-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 477
Posted By AC Yate
Doors and windows automatically locking and closing due to hot weather??

I've noticed that during hot weather sometimes my doors will automatically lock immediately when unlocking them? My windows also act strange but not as common with the doors. They will...
Forum: Suspension and Braking 03-23-2014, 10:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 195
Posted By AC Yate
WTB: E46 OEM Coil springs complete set

for 1999 manual 323i. Front and rear. May also be looking for shocks as well.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-16-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 257
Posted By AC Yate
I was thinking automatics might be a little...

I was thinking automatics might be a little heavier than manual transmission thus dropping the car even more. Like I mentioned, I'm trying to raise the car but can live with a 15mm drop. I just...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-16-2014, 07:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 257
Posted By AC Yate
Drop on OEM sport coil springs for automatic on a non-sport manual?

I'm looking on replacing lowered springs on a manual 323i with a set of OEM sport coil springs with blue white color stripes which I believe are from a sport automatic e46. I found a good deal on...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 03-14-2014, 09:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 371
Posted By AC Yate
Looking at the pictures, I think my car would...

Looking at the pictures, I think my car would come out lower which is the opposite of what I was trying to do.
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 03-14-2014, 08:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 371
Posted By AC Yate
thanks for that thread irish. Looks like I won't...

thanks for that thread irish. Looks like I won't be getting M-3 or sport suspension springs.
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 03-14-2014, 08:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 371
Posted By AC Yate
Are coil springs interchangeable between models/years?

Anyone know if sport suspension springs or different model/year (like M3) will work on early model non-sport suspension e46?

There's a few used coil springs I'm looking at but they're from...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 03-14-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 449
Posted By AC Yate
makes sense! Bought the car that was already...

makes sense! Bought the car that was already lowered I got tired of hitting my front bumper against parking curbs and I like the look of the stock height.
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 03-14-2014, 02:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 449
Posted By AC Yate
ok thanks $20 + tip sounds like a good deal. ...

ok thanks $20 + tip sounds like a good deal. Just so I got this right, the front assembly includes the strut, mount and the spring? The springs that some people replace to lower their car is...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 03-14-2014, 12:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 449
Posted By AC Yate
thanks for the replies. I called a few shops...

thanks for the replies. I called a few shops already to get quotes and doing a DIY is going to save me alot of money. For a car with about 170k on it, anything that might cause problems with...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 03-14-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 449
Posted By AC Yate
How hard is to replace the front and rear shocks and springs?

Somewhat of a beginner with repairing things but I did replace the CCV last year which was fairly difficult. I'm planning on replacing the lowering springs on my car with original springs as well...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-04-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 354
Posted By AC Yate
I managed to get it open this morning by pushing...

I managed to get it open this morning by pushing the door. I basically had to take a few steps back and run into it like a lineman. Looking at the bottom of the door there was some ice along the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-03-2014, 10:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 354
Posted By AC Yate
Hopefully it's just ice and the problem will...

Hopefully it's just ice and the problem will eventually resolve itself. don't want to get into opening the door up.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-03-2014, 10:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 354
Posted By AC Yate
Door latch frozen shut?

It was below freezing temperatures and snowing today and I couldn't get the door to open from the outside or inside. Not the windows but the door itself. No problem unlocking or locking the door...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-22-2013, 08:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 767
Posted By AC Yate
Jfoj, that's a bit too technical for me to...

Jfoj, that's a bit too technical for me to answer. I'm not sure really.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-22-2013, 07:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 767
Posted By AC Yate
Just an update, I tightened the gas gap and no...

Just an update, I tightened the gas gap and no effect. I then decided to swap out coil #2 with #3 and #5 with #4. I cleared the codes and drove around for about 10 minutes until the check engine...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-21-2013, 05:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 767
Posted By AC Yate
Thanks. I'll give it a check. any idea if the...

Thanks. I'll give it a check. any idea if the 1478 code could be related to the other codes? I had the spark plus replaced a few years ago but I'm thinking maybe it has something to do with one of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-21-2013, 04:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 767
Posted By AC Yate
P0300, P0302, p0305, p1478 codes, any idea what the problem could be?

the check engine light came on during the middle of a short trip today. p0300, 0302, 0305, and 1478 came up. It idles a bit rough when stopped at a red light. Nothing too bad but enough to make...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-10-2013, 06:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 497
Posted By AC Yate
Would this weekend for you?

Would this weekend for you?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-10-2013, 04:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 497
Posted By AC Yate
Are they still available?

Are they still available?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-06-2013, 08:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 497
Posted By AC Yate
Sweet!, Ill take them if you're sure you don't...

Sweet!, Ill take them if you're sure you don't need them.
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