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Forum: General E46 Forum 05-05-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 17
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Posted By sjbmw328i
Great news guys!!! I passed smog just right now....

Great news guys!!! I passed smog just right now. I guess the first technician I took my car too was when my dsc button didn't work. I took out the shift knob, unscrew the 4 screws to take out the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-05-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 456
Posted By sjbmw328i
Exactly, that's what I am trying to explain. Well...

Exactly, that's what I am trying to explain. Well when I took the car to smog, fuse #61 was pulled out so I don't have to deal with the pump kicking in all the time and it's very dangerous if a car...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-05-2014, 02:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 456
Posted By sjbmw328i
What I am saying is when the guy puts the car on...

What I am saying is when the guy puts the car on the dyno, and test out the front tires spinning and the rear tires, note that my service engine soon light is off and also the dsc light is off too,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-04-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 456
Posted By sjbmw328i
I'm surprised too, but I guess that's how they...

I'm surprised too, but I guess that's how they smog in CALIFORNIA. I thought they just checked the emission readiness monitors and see if everything is ok and that the service engine soon light is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-04-2014, 05:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 456
Posted By sjbmw328i
yeah, during the smog, the technician put the car...

yeah, during the smog, the technician put the car on "i don't know what's called" but its where to test out the front tires and rear tires as its accelerating and i was nervous that the traction...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-04-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 456
Posted By sjbmw328i
Bump? Any ideas?

Bump? Any ideas?
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-04-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 456
Posted By sjbmw328i
Can't Smog Because DSC Light Is On

Hi, Recently I was in a challenge myself fixing my service engine soon codes and threw lots of money fixing the problems to get my car to pass smog. Losing hope, all of a sudden as I am driving,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-30-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,153
Posted By sjbmw328i
Hey guys another update. Sadly a new oem maf...

Hey guys another update. Sadly a new oem maf sensor did not fix any of my ses lights. I thought it would. Well at least most of it, but It didn't. I install the new oem maf and drove and ses light...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-26-2014, 10:01 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,153
Posted By sjbmw328i
Ok everyone. Quick UPDATE!!! So I did the...

Ok everyone. Quick UPDATE!!!

So I did the unplugged maf method and drove the my car. I have CLEARED the SES codes to see if it would come up. I've noticed my idle was better. No more rough idle....
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-23-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,153
Posted By sjbmw328i
I hope so. I have the maxis can ms310. It has...

I hope so. I have the maxis can ms310. It has live data on it.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-23-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,153
Posted By sjbmw328i
I think I'm just going to go that route of...

I think I'm just going to go that route of getting full diagnose on my car. That's weird I notice that too. I clear the code just for the heck of it and drove to San Francisco airport from San Jose,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-23-2014, 10:15 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,153
Posted By sjbmw328i
yeah i made sure the valve cover gasket was...

yeah i made sure the valve cover gasket was seated properly. I used a mirror to check the rear also torque all the valve cover bolts to proper specs. The Secondary Air Pump your talking about, i've...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-23-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,153
Posted By sjbmw328i
is it oem? how many miles does it have on it?...

is it oem? how many miles does it have on it? after all my replacement, my car , even when its fully warmed up and has been driving lately, at idle, out of nowhere you can feel it still loose power,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-23-2014, 01:34 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,153
Posted By sjbmw328i
I know, its really frustrating. I haven't really...

I know, its really frustrating. I haven't really checked into my brake booster. I was thinking of just getting a full diagnose test and start from there. $120, i don't know if thats worth it unless i...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-23-2014, 12:32 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,153
Posted By sjbmw328i
Is it still new? (hasn't been used?) How much is...

Is it still new? (hasn't been used?) How much is shipping?
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-22-2014, 10:01 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,153
Posted By sjbmw328i
I already replaced the lower intake boot and all...

I already replaced the lower intake boot and all listed maintenance above. FYI my intake set up is carb legal. Came with a carb legal sticker. Where is that piece a plastic that you've mention...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-22-2014, 05:41 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,153
Posted By sjbmw328i
sounds good, thanks

sounds good, thanks
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-22-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,153
Posted By sjbmw328i
I've heard about the Hyundai MAF compatible with...

I've heard about the Hyundai MAF compatible with certain bmw cars. Where is a good place to order it from? Do you think ebay would have an authentic one? I know oembimmerparts sells MAF Sensor for...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-22-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,153
Posted By sjbmw328i
Yes, I was hoping my theory would be a right....

Yes, I was hoping my theory would be a right. That is why yesterday I installed a K&N 57-1002 set-up with an AFE Dry Filter just to prevent it messing with my Maf Sensor, but it might already be too...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-22-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,153
Posted By sjbmw328i
LOL, sorry about my style of writing. I still...

LOL, sorry about my style of writing. I still don't know if I have a leak somewhere. I've changed my lower intake boot, My CCV and all the hoses, and still no success. The P1188 and P1189 I'm...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-22-2014, 02:12 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,153
Posted By sjbmw328i
I Believe its always like that all the time....

I Believe its always like that all the time. Idleing and driving. It changes a few sometimes but still be around the 20% range.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-22-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,153
Posted By sjbmw328i
Unhappy Starting To Give Up Fixing SES CODES To Pass Smog, Need Motivation From You Guys!

2000 328i 182,XXX

Hey Guys,

I am really starting to give up on trying to fix my "SES CODES". Anyways, I failed smog about a month ago, and got until April 8th to fix all those problems to pass...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-12-2014, 11:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 334
Posted By sjbmw328i
Sounds good. Thanks again!

Sounds good. Thanks again!
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-12-2014, 10:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 334
Posted By sjbmw328i
Oh, one more thing Wapner or anyone. How many...

Oh, one more thing Wapner or anyone. How many speed sensors does my car have and where is it located (front, right, rear right, rear left)? Also, for the cleaning part, what do i clean it with? Or...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-12-2014, 09:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 334
Posted By sjbmw328i
Thanks guys. I hope so too. I will check on it...

Thanks guys. I hope so too. I will check on it tomorrow when it's sunny again. I'll keep u guys updated tomorrow.
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