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Forum: E46 Convertible 05-26-2014, 06:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,466
Posted By darrenspain
Joy oh joy, sorted the noises squeak out, turns...

Joy oh joy, sorted the noises squeak out, turns out it was the actual tensioner (mechanical), slight movement when the car was running, causing it to squeak, I haven't actually replaced it yet, just...
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-25-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,466
Posted By darrenspain
Just want to add, the noise is only up to about...

Just want to add, the noise is only up to about 1100 rpm, and mainly in drive or reverse, only slightly noisy in park, once you rev the engine it goes.


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Forum: E46 Convertible 05-25-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,466
Posted By darrenspain
How do you upload a video? Just recorded the...

How do you upload a video? Just recorded the sound but no idea how to upload it?


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Forum: E46 Convertible 05-23-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,466
Posted By darrenspain
I'll try to get out and record the sound...

I'll try to get out and record the sound tomorrow, seems to be to the right and lower down to where the Vanos is, though I still might order the kit and change all the seals as I'm at 90000 miles...
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-08-2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 437
Posted By darrenspain
Update for you, had the goodyears put on today,...

Update for you, had the goodyears put on today, running at recommended tyre pressure 35psi front, 41psi rears, the car feels fantastic now, no more wandering or hard pulling on the steering wheel,...
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-04-2014, 10:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,165
Posted By darrenspain
I've got the Eonon D5150 installed in mine. Not...

I've got the Eonon D5150 installed in mine. Not that impressed to be honest, for the money I spent, what with the unit, relocation panel, then the import cost 60 (was hoping to get away with that,...
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-04-2014, 09:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 437
Posted By darrenspain
New Tyres

Hi guys, I've had my BMW 330ci convertible for about a month now, had a few problems and issues with over heating and pulleys, all sorted now I hope. My next problem is the tyres, the cars wondering...
Forum: E46 Convertible 05-01-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,466
Posted By darrenspain
I changed the water pump, pulleys and tensioners,...

I changed the water pump, pulleys and tensioners, still got the sodding noise!!!


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Forum: E46 Convertible 04-25-2014, 03:08 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,165
Posted By darrenspain
I installed a Eonon D5150 in my 330ci vert, like...

I installed a Eonon D5150 in my 330ci vert, like most on here say, it does have bugs, and can be frustrating, but when it's working its great. The GM5150 is the newer version, whether it's bug free I...
Forum: E46 Convertible 04-22-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,466
Posted By darrenspain
Having scoured loads of forums I'm at the opinion...

Having scoured loads of forums I'm at the opinion it's the tensioner pulleys, so have ordered all 3 plus new belts, will let you know if it works!!!!
Another question for you, does your car...
Forum: E46 Convertible 04-22-2014, 01:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,466
Posted By darrenspain
I know this is a old post, but I've got exactly...

I know this is a old post, but I've got exactly the same noise on my 2003 330ci. Did you ever find out what the problem was? I know it's not the water pump as I've just replaced that, I'm thinking...
Forum: New Member Introductions 04-13-2014, 11:34 AM
Replies: 272
Views: 19,837
Posted By darrenspain
Hi Carlos, I have your D5150, I'm 80% happy with...

Hi Carlos, I have your D5150, I'm 80% happy with it. Got a question or two that need answering though, is there a update to stop the unit going direct to Bluetooth when I start up, I want the phone...
Forum: Site Sponsor Group Buys 04-12-2014, 06:11 AM
Replies: 652
Views: 34,383
Posted By darrenspain
Straight to bluetooth problem

Hi guys, did you ever get to sort out the straight to bluetooth problem when starting the car?
My D5150 unit has the radio set as start up page, but with auto connect set on bluetooth it always goes...
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