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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-30-2012, 10:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,094
Posted By AUSS1E
To the best of my knowledge the vacuum does not...

To the best of my knowledge the vacuum does not take oil out. It takes gas only. It also causes any water in the system to boil off as water under vacuum boils at a lower temp.
I think you will be...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-11-2012, 09:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,257
Posted By AUSS1E
I have it working 95% of the time. I am now...

I have it working 95% of the time. I am now thinking that it is the hvac box. Cause when it is not working I can cycle the ac switch or the auto switch and it will start working.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-28-2012, 06:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,257
Posted By AUSS1E
That us an indication of low freon. It...

That us an indication of low freon. It prioritizes the drivers side. Take it and get it recharged
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-28-2012, 06:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,257
Posted By AUSS1E
What is hcv? Heater valve? I did that and it...

What is hcv? Heater valve? I did that and it helped. I am thinking mine is electrical problem. Maybe in the hvac controller. But it is working great lately. No problems.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-25-2012, 11:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,199
Posted By AUSS1E
If it is cranking forever it is not the starter....

If it is cranking forever it is not the starter. Either fuel supply or spark. Check the fuel pump.

Just read the rest....you may have burned up the starter.

So you may have 2 issues now
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-20-2012, 07:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,212
Posted By AUSS1E
try fan delete diy. That should get you started

try fan delete diy.
That should get you started
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-20-2012, 06:36 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 18,710
Posted By AUSS1E
I just replace the heater valve. I dont have...

I just replace the heater valve. I dont have INPA. I have the old 1.3.6 scanner but it is very limited.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-20-2012, 05:47 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 18,710
Posted By AUSS1E
I have gauges and had them hooked up and it is...

I have gauges and had them hooked up and it is pretty much the same as yours. 30LP and 250HP. It does take a while to equalize but I think after about 2 hrs it is equal. I have watched my gauges as I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-20-2012, 05:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 469
Posted By AUSS1E
if you did the autoshop cans you may be...

if you did the autoshop cans you may be overcharged on freon. best to get a manifold gauge to figure out what it is really doing. Or get a shop to do it.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-20-2012, 05:21 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 18,710
Posted By AUSS1E
Also I had talked with a guy who said his HP hose...

Also I had talked with a guy who said his HP hose had an internal collapse and that was causing his AC to not work.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-20-2012, 05:13 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 18,710
Posted By AUSS1E
I am very interested in this cause I have a...

I am very interested in this cause I have a similar issue. Best I can describe is it is intermittent at best. Not a freon issue, not a compressor issue (It turns even when there is no cold air). I am...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-19-2012, 01:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,257
Posted By AUSS1E
It doesn't blow cold air. It blows air but it is...

It doesn't blow cold air. It blows air but it is not conditioned. Then after sitting for an hour or so I start it back up and it works.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-19-2012, 01:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,257
Posted By AUSS1E
had a shop do it....But I think their cart was...

had a shop do it....But I think their cart was junk and not getting the full charge. It worked for 2 days and then quit. I had a mechanic friend bring his freon tank and use my gages to add some more...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-19-2012, 12:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,257
Posted By AUSS1E
Intermittent AC problem

I have been chasing this AC problem for some time now. I have replaced the fan, heater valve, FSR(was replaced at some point), Had it charged with freon 4 times now, tinkered with the freon amount...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-15-2012, 09:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,563
Posted By AUSS1E
Bleed it...

Bleed it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-15-2012, 09:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 872
Posted By AUSS1E
probably wasnt the fsu to start with. put the old...

probably wasnt the fsu to start with. put the old one back in.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-15-2012, 09:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,989
Posted By AUSS1E
remove the rear seat and there are 2 circular...

remove the rear seat and there are 2 circular panels that you can take off. Under them are the fuel level sensor and a cover at the top of the tank. Check those as if the seal is bad or there is an...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-15-2012, 09:05 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,263
Posted By AUSS1E
you cannot jumper the fan or check it by just...

you cannot jumper the fan or check it by just adding 12v. It takes a phased signal to make it work. That comes from the ECU based on the parameters mentioned above. That signal also determines the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-13-2012, 07:46 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,823
Posted By AUSS1E
Any moisture in the system is removed by the...

Any moisture in the system is removed by the vacuum because water boils at a lower temperature under vacuum and is removed with the air. This also takes care of any moisture in the reciever dryer,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-13-2012, 07:24 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,823
Posted By AUSS1E
It will actually get to about 500psi before the...

It will actually get to about 500psi before the pressure sensor shuts the compressor down (Ask me how I know). Since BMW over-engineered absolutley everything on these cars I am sure they did this...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-29-2012, 11:01 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 7,115
Posted By AUSS1E
Where in KY? I have a peake tool if you are...

Where in KY?
I have a peake tool if you are still getting codes.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-25-2012, 08:01 PM
Replies: 328
Views: 104,897
Posted By AUSS1E
How about adding capacities for MTF and PS fluid?...

How about adding capacities for MTF and PS fluid?

Then I wouldnt have to do anything other than copy and paste
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-24-2012, 07:23 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 21,607
Posted By AUSS1E
Hmm. They wouldn't!!

Hmm. They wouldn't!!
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-24-2012, 10:05 AM
Replies: 595
Views: 104,729
Posted By AUSS1E
Porsche graphite is nice

Porsche graphite is nice
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-24-2012, 09:58 AM
Replies: 595
Views: 104,729
Posted By AUSS1E
If I do this to my steering wheel do they have an...

If I do this to my steering wheel do they have an Alcantara Tri-Color stitching option?
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