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Forum: General E46 Forum 05-03-2015, 08:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 96
Posted By lszlszx
Probably worn clutch plates. Here are other...

Probably worn clutch plates. Here are other possiblities.
No wonder shops want to do a rebuild, tranny needs to be completely taken apart to check all that.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-03-2015, 09:47 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 79,699
Posted By lszlszx
^ Any immobiliser codes came up that indicate the...

^ Any immobiliser codes came up that indicate the key isn't recognized?
Starters can quit suddenly.
12.2V is low, your battery doesn't seem to hold charge.

Make sure you have sufficient voltage...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-02-2015, 09:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 405
Posted By lszlszx
Ask them to give you the actual PSI numbers, or...

Ask them to give you the actual PSI numbers, or even better watch them do the test.
Even if there is a broken piston ring, adding oil for compression test shouldn't lower the compression.

Did...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-01-2015, 10:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 149
Posted By lszlszx
Probably bad ignition switch. See my No start...

Probably bad ignition switch. See my No start thread for info!
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-30-2015, 08:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 160
Posted By lszlszx
If it's the yellow oil light, that means the oil...

If it's the yellow oil light, that means the oil level sensor is bad.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-30-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 214
Posted By lszlszx
The interior fan should blow air no matter what...

The interior fan should blow air no matter what temperature it's set.
Must be an electrical problem.
Have you checked fuses for the HVAC system?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-30-2015, 08:23 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 609
Posted By lszlszx
It looks like there was something inside the...

It looks like there was something inside the cylinder. Did you drop something in there?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-29-2015, 10:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 196
Posted By lszlszx
The numbers don't tell the whole story when it...

The numbers don't tell the whole story when it comes to the MAF.
If the CEL is gone, that was the issue.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-29-2015, 10:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 237
Posted By lszlszx
See my No start thread for info!

See my No start thread for info!
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-29-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 449
Posted By lszlszx
If it was the CCV, you would lose oil, not...

If it was the CCV, you would lose oil, not coolant.
HG job can cost up to $1500, even if you DIY.
225K, might be a better idea to simply replace the car with a lower mileage one.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-29-2015, 10:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 133
Posted By lszlszx
See my No start thread for info!

See my No start thread for info!
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-25-2015, 12:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 133
Posted By lszlszx
Post a video!

Post a video!
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-25-2015, 12:42 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 609
Posted By lszlszx
Bearings will be fine. Make sure the CCV system...

Bearings will be fine. Make sure the CCV system is working well.
Was the oil clean when you bought the engine? Do you know its history?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-23-2015, 07:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 300
Posted By lszlszx
Post a picture of the hose. Dealer seem to be...

Post a picture of the hose.
Dealer seem to be the same everywhere.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-23-2015, 07:15 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 79,699
Posted By lszlszx
:thumbup:

:thumbup:
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-22-2015, 08:20 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 944
Posted By lszlszx
Touring is BMW name for the station wagon. ...

Touring is BMW name for the station wagon.
Never mind, I was thinking of another thread.

First thing I'do is to check the emission label under the hood.
Does it say 49 state, or 50 state...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-22-2015, 08:07 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 79,699
Posted By lszlszx
I was responding to Onemotionfrosty with that...

I was responding to Onemotionfrosty with that one.
if there is power at the switch, but none at the starter, then it's the EWS. as I thought earlier.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-22-2015, 07:41 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 944
Posted By lszlszx
Would it pass CA smog test, that would be one...

Would it pass CA smog test, that would be one question on my mind.
If it doesn't, $$$$!
Touring with stick is hard to find even in Socal, that's a plus. Unless there is severe rust.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-22-2015, 07:33 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 79,699
Posted By lszlszx
Onemotionfrosty - Even though the chime is on...

Onemotionfrosty - Even though the chime is on with the key in the ignition, the EWS is activated.
You might be missing an input to the EWS module that the SMG transmission provided.
As is the case...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-22-2015, 07:19 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 358
Posted By lszlszx
Correct. I would pull the pump to see if the...

Correct.
I would pull the pump to see if the level sensor arm moves freely, or if anything seems off.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-22-2015, 07:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 367
Posted By lszlszx
^ +1 after watching the video, I'd say it's...

^ +1 after watching the video, I'd say it's normal. It's just a dip of rpm as the converter locks up.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-22-2015, 07:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 358
Posted By lszlszx
Did you get a cheap pump?

Did you get a cheap pump?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-22-2015, 07:06 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 79,699
Posted By lszlszx
Have you done trouble shooting at the starter? ...

Have you done trouble shooting at the starter?
Is there battery voltage at terminal C when cranking?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-22-2015, 07:04 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 79,699
Posted By lszlszx
:thumbup:

:thumbup:
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-21-2015, 02:21 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 731
Posted By lszlszx
So are the codes gone?

So are the codes gone?
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