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Forum: General E46 Forum 11-19-2012, 02:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 856
Posted By pudermcgavin
i swapped coil 5 with coil 1 and reset the dtc's...

i swapped coil 5 with coil 1 and reset the dtc's drove for a while thru almost all rpm range was getting high rpm miss still but no light got home let car idle light came on went and had codes re...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-18-2012, 04:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 856
Posted By pudermcgavin
OK i get that could it have been compounded by...

OK i get that could it have been compounded by replacing all of the o2 censors. and also i just did the intake leak test and sprayed obscene amounts of starter fluid along all my vac lines and my...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-18-2012, 02:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 856
Posted By pudermcgavin
ok thanks

i decided to go to advanced and just get the generics and got 7 codes i believe 2 of the codes were for the o2's which i have replaced the others not so sure about but here they are

1.P1351...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-17-2012, 02:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 856
Posted By pudermcgavin
do u know which scan tool would be better it...

do u know which scan tool would be better it looks like all the review are generic ones
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-12-2012, 08:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 856
Posted By pudermcgavin
high rpm miss above 60 in 4-5 gear

I was getting an intermittent engine light, had it scanned o2 were bad replaced all there was another code but it was dealer specific and i was in chicago and was having no symptoms like a miss or...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-03-2012, 07:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 355
Posted By pudermcgavin
Ive tried that a couple of times and i also did...

Ive tried that a couple of times and i also did the cluster test and gauge reset on the "secret"obc. I probably should have mentioned i can also change my time with the car running and i dont...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-03-2012, 07:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 409
Posted By pudermcgavin
my obc wont cycle

I do a lot of driving for work my car had 218k on it, and they had me install a GPS tracking device to it. Its also what i do for a living. But after the install it killed my battery, after i put a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-03-2012, 07:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 355
Posted By pudermcgavin
my obc wont cycle

I do a lot of driving for work my car had 218k on it, and they had me install a GPS tracking device to it. Its also what i do for a living. But after the install it killed my battery, after i put a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-21-2011, 07:12 PM
Replies: 932
Views: 125,562
Posted By pudermcgavin
high mileage

i gots an 02 with 185K
:thumbup:
Forum: Complete Cars 04-02-2011, 02:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,068
Posted By pudermcgavin
thelma and louise that hunk of pushrod junk

thelma and louise that hunk of pushrod junk
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-02-2011, 02:15 PM
Replies: 393
Views: 38,102
Posted By pudermcgavin
you need to let the car rest for a few min then...

you need to let the car rest for a few min then the dipstick should be accurate maybe a touch high at most due to the oils slight expasion due to heat then you can add what it needs let it rest and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-25-2011, 07:49 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 19,808
Posted By pudermcgavin
no heat

ok ive been reading what you all have had to say on this no heat issue, mine just started doing this on tues, i was driving to work in the snow and sleet (im in minnesota ) and i got to the stop...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-30-2010, 07:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,580
Posted By pudermcgavin
whats this i hear about a M3 tank baffle im...

whats this i hear about a M3 tank baffle im interested where can i find it and does it affect the amount of fuel you can carry
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-26-2010, 05:32 PM
Replies: 264
Views: 26,928
Posted By pudermcgavin
I got 160,000 on my 2002 325 and it runs like a...

I got 160,000 on my 2002 325 and it runs like a champ except for the fact the fuel gauge is reading incorrectly as in i got 70 miles left but its really bone dry, oh and im doing belts and water...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-26-2010, 05:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,675
Posted By pudermcgavin
ok i saw a deal in the forum dont remeber what it...

ok i saw a deal in the forum dont remeber what it was called but the guy replaced both pumps am i correct in that the 325i has dual pumps. My car keeps saying it has more gas than it actually does...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-21-2010, 01:55 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 8,497
Posted By pudermcgavin
as a body guy i just saw the pics of the whole...

as a body guy i just saw the pics of the whole subframe removal and the parts involved thats a huge peice id be pissed trying to drill out all the damn spot welds but other than that it doesnt look...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-20-2010, 11:56 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 89,734
Posted By pudermcgavin
wow i have all those symptoms except crappy gas...

wow i have all those symptoms except crappy gas milage, im still getting over 27 avg but its got a miss thats occasianal got better when i replaced the ccv and cleaned the mass af meter the miss is...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-06-2010, 03:12 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 156,444
Posted By pudermcgavin
thanks for your dedication to the info

i cant thank you enough for the info and foto's of how to replace the ccv if it wasnt for them i would have spent all day trying to remove stuff (didnt even know the heat shield came off around the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-06-2010, 10:25 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,848
Posted By pudermcgavin
god haynes manuals are so freaking generic im...

god haynes manuals are so freaking generic im supposing when it showed you a foto of the v/c it said toyota on it didnt it the best is the bently I.E. the BIBLE
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-05-2010, 06:38 PM
Replies: 827
Views: 449,878
Posted By pudermcgavin
does not fit on sedan?

so if it doesnt fit on the sedan what hood to sedan owners need or are we screwed? and if so can i convert to the coupe front end or is that a hood issue as well?
Forum: The Showroom 03-01-2010, 06:44 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 17,063
Posted By pudermcgavin
no no no no no no no no no they should either...

no no no no no no no no no they should either match the paint or be polished or brushed, anything but pink or chrome (they would only be acceptable on a pre 60's hot rod/muscle car understating is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-26-2010, 05:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 601
Posted By pudermcgavin
thanks for the help all im taking it apart...

thanks for the help all im taking it apart tomorrow to makes sure it is what it is and that i didnt crack the v/c my fingers are crossed wish me luck and if it is cracked who knows where i can get an...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-25-2010, 07:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 601
Posted By pudermcgavin
anybody have any pics of these units, i looked at...

anybody have any pics of these units, i looked at my motor and found oil on the heatsheilds on the pass side of the motor and a little pool of oil on the motor mount just below the shields and what...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-25-2010, 06:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 601
Posted By pudermcgavin
blowing smoke weak smell lots of smoke

I just got back from my trip to the store to get oil for my 02 325i as i turned into the parking lot it hiccuped or stummbled slightly. I parked and went in and bought my oil came out cranked...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-24-2009, 07:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 366
Posted By pudermcgavin
off idle misfire(at initial start from stop)

my 325i has been intermitantly missing just as i come off idle trying to get my car moving, all but once it stopped as soon as it got rolling a little, but the other day it started to miss and i hit...
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