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Forum: General E46 Forum 11-20-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 594
Posted By rondo
if you solder together pin #7&8 on your pasoft...

if you solder together pin #7&8 on your pasoft scanner then you will have access to your dme..
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-14-2014, 10:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 439
Posted By rondo
hi the flashing seat belt light is to indicate...

hi the flashing seat belt light is to indicate that a seat back is not locked.There is a tilt lock switch at the hinge-point of the seat back to base that can fail or as in my case i found a bad...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-14-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 439
Posted By rondo
here is some info.

here is some info.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-04-2014, 11:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 742
Posted By rondo
this might help

this might help
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-04-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 742
Posted By rondo
i would always replace drier when a system has...

i would always replace drier when a system has been open to remove and replace oil ,also look into flushing the hoses of excess oil.There are a number of aerosols that will flush oil from your tubing...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-04-2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 742
Posted By rondo
yes if you added to much oil then you will have...

yes if you added to much oil then you will have to drain and flush your system then add correct amount of oil and replace dryer and vacuum and recharge by weight .
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-04-2014, 12:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 742
Posted By rondo
hi looks like you have a problem with the...

hi looks like you have a problem with the condensor not removing the heat in the after 5 minutes readings.The expansion valve is not the issue as it would give other symptoms if blocked -high hi...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-21-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 370
Posted By rondo
hi yes i replaced the swaybar and the bearings...

hi yes i replaced the swaybar and the bearings with some new poly. ones.
The noise it made was like a groan when coasting or slightly accelerating but only happened when hot after driving 15 or more...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-21-2014, 09:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 370
Posted By rondo
Sway bar noise

Hi this is on my 2001 cic with 75 k miles after many replacement parts including struts,cabs,tie rods ,steering rod ends etc.I have finally found the noise maker in my front end.This has been a long...
Forum: E46 Convertible 03-21-2014, 08:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 500
Posted By rondo
Hi here is a pdf on adjusting the vert. windows...

Hi here is a pdf on adjusting the vert. windows hope it helps.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-14-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,820
Posted By rondo
another place to read your kbus is at the...

another place to read your kbus is at the junction in glovebox .
i dont know what meter you use [so i cant predict exact readings]but you should see the same readings at the junction in glovebox and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-14-2014, 03:14 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,820
Posted By rondo
hi, OBD pin #7***8 should show data stream...

hi,
OBD pin #7***8 should show data stream like in the pdf if you dont have scope read from your ground [#4***5]to #7 should see up to 5vdc moving up and down to 0v.
If you have data then you can...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-24-2013, 10:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 876
Posted By rondo
hi If you solder together pin #7&8 on the obd...

hi
If you solder together pin #7&8 on the obd connector then you see the rest of your modules in inpa
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-24-2013, 08:47 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,076
Posted By rondo
if you replace the module then you may still need...

if you replace the module then you may still need to code it to get the options you like selected .
Better option is to buy/make a
interface to a laptop find/buy bmw standard software and have...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-24-2013, 01:01 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,076
Posted By rondo
check your facts before you correct me.... per...

check your facts before you correct me....
per wds
Operation of Convertible Top Compartment Lid

The convertible top compartment lid is locked and unlocked by the central body electronics control...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-24-2013, 12:22 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,076
Posted By rondo
yep and you can re-code the module to your car

yep and you can re-code the module to your car
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-24-2013, 12:11 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,076
Posted By rondo
true but it does control the cover

true but it does control the cover
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-23-2013, 11:46 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,076
Posted By rondo
yep its behind the fuses and has the relays for...

yep its behind the fuses and has the relays for windows doors etc.
i replaced mine when a relay failed for the convertible top cover.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-23-2013, 11:04 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,076
Posted By rondo
hi has the GM 5 module been replaced ?

hi
has the GM 5 module been replaced ?
Forum: E46 Convertible 09-07-2013, 01:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 534
Posted By rondo
Hi check the wiring where it enters the trunk lid...

Hi check the wiring where it enters the trunk lid as this is a known fault area.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 09-02-2013, 10:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 618
Posted By rondo
Hi mine were also rusty -so l painted to match

Hi mine were also rusty -so l painted to match
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 08-14-2013, 12:15 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 200
Posted By rondo
Swaybar wear

Hi when i replaced my swaybar bearings [oe 70k miles] with the powerflex version i found that i have very rough areas where the bearings have to ride.
1 is this type of wear normal?
2 what was your...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 08-12-2013, 12:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 441
Posted By rondo
Hi i installed the front fsd struts today and i...

Hi i installed the front fsd struts today and i did reuse the original lock-nuts instead of the new smaller on the outside nuts.Because the nylocks are not reusable i added a lock-washer to both.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-09-2013, 11:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,173
Posted By rondo
cool I like your install thanks for sharing

cool I like your install thanks for sharing
Forum: E46 Convertible 08-07-2013, 12:21 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 30,719
Posted By rondo
Hi can you please post pictures of your solar...

Hi can you please post pictures of your solar panel install?
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