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Forum: General E46 Forum 01-12-2010, 12:46 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,244
Posted By ajv330ci
Hey guys, Just tought ild mention I went to my...

Hey guys,
Just tought ild mention I went to my closest dealer the other day to pick up some coolant, when talking to a guy there he said
"We dont use distilled water as we cant get big enough...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-08-2010, 01:09 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 145,387
Posted By ajv330ci
Just did this today as my car overheated...

Just did this today as my car overheated thismorning and I was preparing to do it anyway. (overheated due to coolant leak I believe, coming from thermostat area)



Same thing happened to me,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-07-2010, 07:31 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,468
Posted By ajv330ci
Well update, driving along today about 7...

Well update,
driving along today about 7 minutes from my house look at gauges then have another oh F$#% moment, temp in the hot zone, no idea how long its been there, possibly up to 3 minutes though...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-06-2010, 02:52 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,468
Posted By ajv330ci
yea i dont think anyone can say it can or cant...

yea i dont think anyone can say it can or cant without actually going out and testing it yourself........ volunteers anyone? didnt think so,

My guess is if I let the clutch out slow and smooth...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-05-2010, 11:29 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,468
Posted By ajv330ci
I never said it did, but for some reason, it can...

I never said it did, but for some reason, it can do something to the vanos if it goes over 3500 revs, I didnt ask exactly wat or how or why, I was just happy it had not happened :)



He also...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-05-2010, 07:52 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,468
Posted By ajv330ci
Well back from the mechanics and everything is a...

Well back from the mechanics and everything is a ok.

He said vanos was "thrown out",
He was saying if i went more then 3500 revs in reverse it could have broken something internally meaning cyl...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-05-2010, 01:27 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,468
Posted By ajv330ci
yep thats pretty much wat happened, didnt fully...

yep thats pretty much wat happened, didnt fully engage it though,

Went to a local mechanic today who has been a BMW tech for 16 years in germany, thing he finished in 02, so very knowlegable.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-04-2010, 08:16 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,468
Posted By ajv330ci
fairly new, its a crazy steep hill though,...

fairly new, its a crazy steep hill though, usually i chuck it in second straight away on that hill, i was just really sleepy aftetr a full day of labouring
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-04-2010, 07:22 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,468
Posted By ajv330ci
So why is it so bad for the engin to come to a...

So why is it so bad for the engin to come to a stall from that anyway?



I completely agree that its the asc thats most likly the problem, but wat would have started it?
Did the shift make the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-04-2010, 04:33 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,468
Posted By ajv330ci
http://i931.photobucket.com/albums/ad151/ajv323i/P...

http://i931.photobucket.com/albums/ad151/ajv323i/Picture038.jpg

Pic of my e30 :cry:
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-04-2010, 12:35 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,468
Posted By ajv330ci
sorry, might have confused you, the pic is from...

sorry, might have confused you, the pic is from the web (shoulda said that :banghead:)

Just making sure where talking about the same light,

Im not getting an abs light or anything, ive read a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-04-2010, 12:06 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,468
Posted By ajv330ci
thanks pir4t, my light dosnt blink though it...

thanks pir4t, my light dosnt blink though it stays on, ill need to go retest, although it dosnt really tell you anything conclusive the way i see it, i assume if the car works like normal the asc is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-03-2010, 11:32 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,468
Posted By ajv330ci
And just to be sure, the light with a circle ans...

And just to be sure, the light with a circle ans triangle inside is only for asc?
Or engine aswell?
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-03-2010, 11:27 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,468
Posted By ajv330ci
Just got home from work. Tested my 330, in...

Just got home from work.

Tested my 330, in netral the light came on after i gave it a rev, and it seemed like it didnt rev as fast as usual, reset again by disconecting the battery for 1 min and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-03-2010, 09:41 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,468
Posted By ajv330ci
And the saga continues. My dad and I were...

And the saga continues. My dad and I were disscussing it and he to believes it wouldn't cause any damage to engine. He was thinking something to do with traction control ie it's on permently which...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-03-2010, 03:42 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,468
Posted By ajv330ci
Ok, shifted 2 reverse going forward. rolling...

Ok, shifted 2 reverse going forward. rolling down a hill (probally like 10-15 mph, pulled clutch out part way, saw revs dropping below 500ish then through clutch back in

Now my warning light...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-03-2010, 03:29 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,468
Posted By ajv330ci
Tryed disconnecting battery for 30 secs, car...

Tryed disconnecting battery for 30 secs, car started alright, but light still came on and still down on power, acceleration was very hards,
Going off 2 work in a sec with an awefull feeling in my...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-03-2010, 03:09 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,468
Posted By ajv330ci
I started it and i could hear a bit of a...

I started it and i could hear a bit of a whine/squeaky sound coming from engine.
Now im really really freaked out, i have always heard of money shifts i had no idea reverse was so sensitive if this...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-03-2010, 02:48 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,468
Posted By ajv330ci
I really dont like u saying that either :cry: ...

I really dont like u saying that either :cry:

But seriously i guess thats quite a possibility as it is now harder 2 start, so should i just take this straight 2 a mechanic? get a compression test...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-03-2010, 07:04 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,468
Posted By ajv330ci
Btw it's a 2000 330ci Manuel with asc

Btw it's a 2000 330ci Manuel with asc
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-03-2010, 06:53 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,468
Posted By ajv330ci
Bad shift now car is limping. Need help!

Hey guys.
I'm very worried ATM just got home from a not so fun drive.
Left buddies house going down a major hill. Coming out of my park I
had to reverse just a tiny bit. I coasted out then...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-23-2009, 02:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,369
Posted By ajv330ci
Hmmmm I am tempted to get the stwart, especially...

Hmmmm I am tempted to get the stwart, especially since i just read about under drive pulley sets, and thanks i didnt have tensioners on my list ill add them.
I'll also look into replacing some...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-23-2009, 12:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,369
Posted By ajv330ci
Thanks for reply, So does the power steering...

Thanks for reply,

So does the power steering start 2 leak often?
And ive read that CCV thing so many times but i stil dont no what it is (or just forgot)
Yea and the mounts, still trying 2...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-22-2009, 05:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,369
Posted By ajv330ci
Basic maintainence overhaul, wat parts?

Ok guys ive bought a 330ci 2000 (and yes manuel) not so long ago and now ive got the time to do all the required maintainence

Im planing to purchase all my required parts from pelican parts, and...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-03-2009, 10:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,118
Posted By ajv330ci
Yep did move up and down a bit exactly like you...

Yep did move up and down a bit exactly like you said, tested drivers side and it didnt, so something definatly needs to be tightened, will look for a DIY when i get the chance.
Thanks heaps for ur...
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