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Forum: ///M3 Forum 08-11-2012, 01:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 463
Posted By Jntm3
Yeah understand and agree , owned the car from...

Yeah understand and agree , owned the car from new 2001 with 112000 on her she gets looked after by local Indy garage , the need for me to learn everything has not been required until now really ,...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 08-11-2012, 11:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 463
Posted By Jntm3
Ok thanks , on with the detailer then , tooth...

Ok thanks , on with the detailer then , tooth brush, not using power washer just hand with cleaner s thanks for advice
Forum: ///M3 Forum 08-11-2012, 10:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 463
Posted By Jntm3
Help if you can please

Hi , I'm currently cleaning the engine bay out , just to make it look nice, I would like to know if I can remove a certain part but unsure if it's a home job or not , I don't know what this part is...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-14-2012, 06:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,006
Posted By Jntm3
Mine took about 1000 miles to settle completely...

Mine took about 1000 miles to settle completely however the other comment is valid as I have seen others hv the same issues.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-13-2012, 01:10 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,097
Posted By Jntm3
Not sure that miss guidance on the subframe mine...

Not sure that miss guidance on the subframe mine was recalled , in the uk back when it first came about , mine also recalled for the cam bolts, rod ends etc . The sub frame on the 2oo5 was upgraded...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-13-2012, 12:46 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,097
Posted By Jntm3
My m3 has 111000 on the clock , smg , owned her...

My m3 has 111000 on the clock , smg , owned her for 7 yrs , all service done via Indy . Great car no major issues . Go for it . If the clutch slips or drags u may need to reset it as it reads your...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-11-2012, 04:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,068
Posted By Jntm3
It's going back in soon as I have exhaust fumes...

It's going back in soon as I have exhaust fumes that are not normal , it has been suggested that this could be causing the noise , similar knock when plugs are loose , causing slight compression loss...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-11-2012, 04:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,068
Posted By Jntm3
The noise is no worse than when I stumbeled...

The noise is no worse than when I stumbeled accros it, it did get a little better after a good service
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-08-2012, 08:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,068
Posted By Jntm3
Same noise on mine check out the conversation I...

Same noise on mine check out the conversation I hv been having , mine has been stripped down by BMW Indy . Nothing found whatsoever , not say there's not a prob but that's a while ago , not got any...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-08-2012, 12:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,243
Posted By Jntm3
Have you had any joy finding the problem

Have you had any joy finding the problem
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-07-2012, 11:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,001
Posted By Jntm3
I had a similar issue ended up being the bonnet...

I had a similar issue ended up being the bonnet switch . Car thinks the bonnet is open and enables the gear box, not saying yours is the same and that you not tried that. Worth a suggestion though.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-04-2012, 06:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,243
Posted By Jntm3
That's a good link , my noise is more of a knock...

That's a good link , my noise is more of a knock like your video clip , vanos rattle , my vanos have been changed ? But noise still there, does occur at 1800 Ish rpm so the clip may solve it , there...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-31-2012, 06:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,243
Posted By Jntm3
Mine is better but still there so troubles me ....

Mine is better but still there so troubles me . He did change all the obvious and they do know there stuff he only works on BMW and m cars mainly so have no reason not to trust. They even took...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-30-2012, 12:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,243
Posted By Jntm3
Mind came back from Indy today . Everything been...

Mind came back from Indy today . Everything been checked changed vanish as a precaution , valves done. Cam bolts checked , sent me pics of the whole top end stripped so I know he has. Been in there...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-28-2012, 12:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,243
Posted By Jntm3
Mine with the Indy at mo , cover removed, no...

Mine with the Indy at mo , cover removed, no loose cam bolts no valve problem , no vanos problem , he got one more thing to try , he call it the bung? At some point in the engine that could be...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-26-2012, 03:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,243
Posted By Jntm3
Hi, I have the exact same noise from my engine....

Hi, I have the exact same noise from my engine. It's going in on Monday but has been suggested by the guy who is looking at it that it sounds like loose cam bolts? I will let you know when mine...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-21-2012, 04:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,840
Posted By Jntm3
Just to update , car booked in with local Indy ,...

Just to update , car booked in with local Indy , BMW specialist , manifold gasket seems to be the reason but also engine knocking noise , loose cam bolts not vanos, can anyone tell me if they have...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-19-2012, 11:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,840
Posted By Jntm3
Hi , not sure will call the garage to see if they...

Hi , not sure will call the garage to see if they did anything around the exhaust etc, I'm wondering if this could be connected to same engine slight knocking noise, I did read another post on here...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-19-2012, 08:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,840
Posted By Jntm3
Going to have a look properly this weekend ,...

Going to have a look properly this weekend , drove it last night and problem is worst when open window so guessing it must be coming from the front , manifold may be ?
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-18-2012, 01:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,840
Posted By Jntm3
Exhaust smell in side the car

Hi, recently started the car and drove away, very soon after the inside of the car smelt of strong exhaust fumes. After a mile or so it goes away but still smells, I have items of clothing in the...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 04-28-2012, 06:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,250
Posted By Jntm3
Hi , I'm going to get the valves done by a...

Hi , I'm going to get the valves done by a recommended Indy , the vanos have been done on the recall and rod end bearings so I know it's not those hence why I feel paranoid. Thanks for the valve...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 04-27-2012, 07:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,250
Posted By Jntm3
Hello . The valves have not been adjusted whilst...

Hello . The valves have not been adjusted whilst I have owned the car . I have been told by an Indy that it does not sound like the valves as its more like a thump noise ? . The oil has been changed...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 04-27-2012, 12:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 402
Posted By Jntm3
Forum: ///M3 Forum 04-26-2012, 02:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,250
Posted By Jntm3
E46 m3 engine sound

Hi , need help , engine devolped a noise, don't think it's the vanos as listened to some vids and it's not the same. Sounds like a deep knocking sound at the top not very loud but enough for me to...
Forum: New Member Introductions 04-26-2012, 02:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 345
Posted By Jntm3
E46 m3 engine noise

Hello to you all , desperate for some one to help me? Engine noise but not vanos I think, can any one help me wr to post etc please j
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