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Forum: General E46 Forum 12-10-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 53,478
Posted By subcop42
Thanks for sharing,I was looking to use Lucas...

Thanks for sharing,I was looking to use Lucas tranny treatment,ill top off my steptronic tranny asap.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 12-09-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 334
Posted By subcop42
I thought,that might be the situation,since rear...

I thought,that might be the situation,since rear tires wear differently then the front,did it once and my car was all over the road,until i put them back.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 12-05-2014, 08:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 334
Posted By subcop42
reply

Thanks,thats what i usually do,but once i rotated the tires,front to rear,and rear to front and the car handled horribly.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 12-04-2014, 10:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 334
Posted By subcop42
Tires

Hello to all in the community,I was wondering,if it matters, I'm replacing my rear tires on my 2000 328I, The front ones were replaced about a year ago,after blowing the front ones,should I just...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-21-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 296
Posted By subcop42
Thats,what I thought,I put a higher amp...

Thats,what I thought,I put a higher amp alternator in my van,runs great,but wasnt sure with the sensitive BMW's
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-21-2014, 08:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 296
Posted By subcop42
thanks

thanks
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-19-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 296
Posted By subcop42
Alternator

Just asking the experts,out there, I have a 2000 328i 146,000 miles,and it comes with a 120 amp alternator from factory,would it cause any problems,if I install a higher amp alternator,not too...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-02-2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 227
Posted By subcop42
thanks,i had checked lines,before reading...

thanks,i had checked lines,before reading post,and it was a brittle vacuum hose,replaced,light is still out,thanks,even though,i heard the air pump running,this morning and it stood on a little...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-02-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,345
Posted By subcop42
i have,the same problem,came out of no where, low...

i have,the same problem,came out of no where, low air to o2 sensors,so i looked at it and pulled on the vacuum hose to the regulator that connects to the air pump,long and behold,it fell apart ,check...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-02-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 227
Posted By subcop42
service engine light

Hello to everyone ,out there
wondering,if anyone can help,with situation.
I live in Florida and its kind of cool here,just FYI,I started my 2000 328I ,this morning and my service engine...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-26-2014, 11:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,346
Posted By subcop42
do you have to reprogram your ecu,when changing...

do you have to reprogram your ecu,when changing the injectors.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-22-2014, 10:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 193
Posted By subcop42
thanks,i should've know.

thanks,i should've know.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-20-2014, 12:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 193
Posted By subcop42
cable

just asking, can anyone tell me ,whats that cable that is held down with the ICV bracket,and it looks adjustable. seems to run into the firewall.


...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-16-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 188
Posted By subcop42
BMW recall

I just got a letter from,the bmw people,I have a 2000 328i,and theres a recall for the front airbag/s , if you havent gotten one and your car is one of the affected models, call your local dealer. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-04-2014, 10:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,346
Posted By subcop42
just checked,this injector cleaning website,very...

just checked,this injector cleaning website,very reasonable prices.

thanks
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-02-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 352
Posted By subcop42
figured out loose ,heat shield,I used a small...

figured out loose ,heat shield,I used a small amount of muffler putty to ho;d it in place,gets hard and its for high heat use.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-31-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,346
Posted By subcop42
Thank you, ill do the treatment first,if that...

Thank you, ill do the treatment first,if that doesnt work,then remove injectors.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-30-2014, 06:38 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,346
Posted By subcop42
you were right,i accidentily found the crack in...

you were right,i accidentily found the crack in air intake boot,smaller hose connecting to icv.,if you dont pull slightly on the boot,it appears fine.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-30-2014, 06:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,121
Posted By subcop42
rough idle fixed,bad air intake boot ,connecting...

rough idle fixed,bad air intake boot ,connecting to the icv,smaller one,inspected the boot before,but never pulled it slightly to inpsect for cracks.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-30-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,346
Posted By subcop42
figured out,rough idle issue,air intake boot...

figured out,rough idle issue,air intake boot ,smaller hose to icv valve ,had a split ,visually the hose looks fine,but when i stretched it,i found a split,so i replaced it,now smooth idle.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-30-2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 352
Posted By subcop42
Heat shields

i finally figured my rough idle issue,turned out to be the air intake boot,that connects to the ICV ,visual inspection boot looks fine,but you have to stretch it out a bit,and inspect for cracks,if...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-30-2014, 03:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,121
Posted By subcop42
Fyi thank god, i was finally able to fix...

Fyi
thank god,
i was finally able to fix the vibration,it was my air intake boot,which connects to the icv,the smaller hose had a split in it,but if you dont stretch it a little,to expose cracks...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2014, 10:48 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,346
Posted By subcop42
i had replaced the ICV,and crankcase vent hoses,

i had replaced the ICV,and crankcase vent hoses,
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-23-2014, 10:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,346
Posted By subcop42
thanks,i had done the motor mounts and the tranny...

thanks,i had done the motor mounts and the tranny mounts,i dont think i did the damper though,i was told,that doesnt go bad.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-23-2014, 10:37 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,346
Posted By subcop42
I've replaced all kinds of...

I've replaced all kinds of parts,plugs,alternator,power steering pump,fuel pump,and much more, even rebuilt the vanos valve,that helped the start up erratic idle,pretty much,what I havent done is...
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