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Forum: General E46 Forum 06-18-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 541
Posted By Panzer909
SO I replaced the fuel pump and.....it didn't fix...

SO I replaced the fuel pump and.....it didn't fix it. Wouldn't start for about two days at home. Had the car towed to the local German car shop. It's been there for a week, and they're reporting...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-06-2014, 02:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 192
Posted By Panzer909
Yeah, i'm thinking in that direction too,...

Yeah, i'm thinking in that direction too, unfortunately. I tried the allen manual method and the cable still binds and jumps teeth even though the motor gear looks & runs fine. Looks like I'm gonna...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-06-2014, 08:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 192
Posted By Panzer909
Sunroof cable(s) seizing?

So I figured I'd tackle my screwed up sunroof in the garage while waiting for my fuel pump to come in. About a year ago, it got out of alignment and all kinds of cracking noises ensued while...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-04-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 541
Posted By Panzer909
Yeah, really drawing a blank over that "blip"...

Yeah, really drawing a blank over that "blip" while driving but let's put that aside for now. I found a vid of a guy who had that same exact starting issue I described here:
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Forum: General E46 Forum 06-04-2014, 01:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 541
Posted By Panzer909
I don't know if the speedo had anything to do...

I don't know if the speedo had anything to do with the fuel pump, hence coming here. I'm new to this. Cut me a break.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-04-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 541
Posted By Panzer909
The speedo thing died and recovered so fast but...

The speedo thing died and recovered so fast but I'm about 95% sure the tach didn't die at the same time.

Car just passed 100K miles. I replaced my filter a little over a year ago so I highly...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-04-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 541
Posted By Panzer909
Is my fuel pump going?

So about a week ago while driving on the highway, the speedo suddenly dipped for a second while the dash DSC light briefly came on. The car seemed to go back to normal almost immediately and that...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-02-2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 257
Posted By Panzer909
Oh it's definitely an issue with the regulator. ...

Oh it's definitely an issue with the regulator. The two brackets just don't line up correctly resulting in an out-of-alignment window. I was at it for over two hours last night trying to cajole it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-02-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 257
Posted By Panzer909
Nothing? In reading around, it looks like my...

Nothing?

In reading around, it looks like my regulator brackets are about 1/2-1/3in out of sync. But I never see this talked about in any DIYs. Anyone?
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-01-2014, 10:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 257
Posted By Panzer909
How to properly align the two window regulator "elevators"?

So I replaced my passenger window regulator a few years ago. The other day, one of the two screws that hold those red clips onto the regulators loosened & fell off. I took the door card off and put...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-27-2013, 01:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 225
Posted By Panzer909
Bump. Nobody??

Bump. Nobody??
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-19-2013, 01:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 958
Posted By Panzer909
Not necessarily....I'm saying the general design...

Not necessarily....I'm saying the general design of the E46 regulator is a low quality regulator. So you mind as well buy the cheapest you can. Just search for all the threads of the ones that...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-18-2013, 10:00 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 958
Posted By Panzer909
I replaced mine last summer with Uro regulators...

I replaced mine last summer with Uro regulators and haven't had a problem since. My thoughts were that these window regulators are a joke anyways so if & when I have to replace another, I don't pay...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-18-2013, 01:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 225
Posted By Panzer909
Hard start only at medium warm temp

So this has been happening for a while now. The car starts right up after sitting all night AND when it was just turned off for 1-15mins. However, when the temp is between these two conditions, it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-12-2013, 10:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 815
Posted By Panzer909
Oh HELLS yeah. CDs and terrestrial radio is so...

Oh HELLS yeah. CDs and terrestrial radio is so 1990s. When I got XM in my E30 I went years without listening to local stuff because I never even cared.

After the addition, it sounds like a dance...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-12-2013, 06:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 815
Posted By Panzer909
So I found it. It was tucked stealthily away...

So I found it. It was tucked stealthily away behind the amp. Hooked everything up and it sounds great! Thanks guys :woot:
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-11-2013, 09:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 815
Posted By Panzer909
Well, I definitely know the 6-pin is NOT in my...

Well, I definitely know the 6-pin is NOT in my diploma bundle. This much is certain. The way the Bav Sound Werks guy was talking, he didn't seem suprised at this at all. My thoughts are why would...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-11-2013, 09:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 815
Posted By Panzer909
Oh crap..I don't recall the color of the 3-pin...

Oh crap..I don't recall the color of the 3-pin wires since I wrapped it back up the other day.

However: yes, it was exactly in the "diploma" bundle. No CD changer or car phone installed,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-11-2013, 08:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 815
Posted By Panzer909
Can't find 6-pin connector in trunk

So I finally managed to clear time to install my DICE unit this week ( I got it as a Christmas present). I removed the trunk carpeting/panels and found the 3-pin connector within the wiring harness...
Forum: Car Care & Detailing 10-04-2012, 03:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,013
Posted By Panzer909
Been using Lexol cleaner & conditioner for years...

Been using Lexol cleaner & conditioner for years with no complaints.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-26-2012, 06:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 741
Posted By Panzer909
bump

bump
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-25-2012, 08:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 741
Posted By Panzer909
Leaky injectors. Interesting...never thought of...

Leaky injectors. Interesting...never thought of that before. Think it would be a bit too coincidental that it would throw no less than three cylinder misfire codes, though?
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-24-2012, 08:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 741
Posted By Panzer909
Misfire & hard start when warm

Hello! I'm a former e30 owner who recently joined the e46 ranks last January with a beautiful 2003 325xi. However, in the last two months or so, there's a been a weird problem.

Getting in the car...
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