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Forum: General E46 Forum 03-29-2011, 12:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,898
Posted By DiLiGenT
Oh Im glad to hear thats regular What could...

Oh Im glad to hear thats regular
What could explain the endless bubbles when the engine is running though?
My coolant light comes on frequently and then goes away.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-28-2011, 05:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,898
Posted By DiLiGenT
I'm gonna take it to the shop to get diagnosed. I...

I'm gonna take it to the shop to get diagnosed. I think it is a headgasket leak. I just did a coolant overhaul no more than 2000 miles ago.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-28-2011, 01:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,898
Posted By DiLiGenT
I just took my car to my friends house so he...

I just took my car to my friends house so he could do a better job.
He said that my gasket was leaking, Im not good with diagnosing cars so I wasnt sure if this is true.
We first bled the system...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-18-2011, 01:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,898
Posted By DiLiGenT
Coolant Problems

Today my coolant light came on and then it went away after a while. While driving along in a parking lot, I noticed my car began to overheat, so I pulled over and called a tow truck and towed it...
Forum: Complete Cars 03-17-2011, 01:41 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,686
Posted By DiLiGenT
Why do you have to be miles away!

Why do you have to be miles away!
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-06-2011, 11:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 636
Posted By DiLiGenT
I have a stock intake. I never knew autozone...

I have a stock intake.
I never knew autozone read codes for free, Im gonna go have them take a look.
Thanks for the help man.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-04-2011, 01:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 636
Posted By DiLiGenT
DOUGE TO THE RESCUE! Thanks for the input once...

DOUGE TO THE RESCUE! Thanks for the input once again.
I drive my car alot actually. It has about 70,000 miles on it. I always fill my gas up before the fuel light comes on and I fill it up with...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-03-2011, 07:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 636
Posted By DiLiGenT
Start Issues

For about 4 days now, everytime I start my car up I get a plume of white smoke shoot out the exhaust for about 30 seconds or so. Im not talking about little wisps, Im talking about huge plumes. When...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-28-2010, 03:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 427
Posted By DiLiGenT
Why doesnt this fit?

Does anyone know why a BMW Performance Intake input is too small to fit my MAF, seems like its just a little bigger. BTW 03 325ci. Any ideas?
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-17-2010, 02:25 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,573
Posted By DiLiGenT
I brought the engine from a website that sponsors...

I brought the engine from a website that sponsors other companies that sell engine around my area. I told the seller I wanted a 330ci engine and he shipped me one, what I didnt know and what I just...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-17-2010, 02:10 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,573
Posted By DiLiGenT
Wait I had a SULEV before then too, because that...

Wait I had a SULEV before then too, because that Cover is from my old engine. Im sort of confused right now, because the guy that did the swap for me, a family friend, said he switched around the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-17-2010, 02:05 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,573
Posted By DiLiGenT
The oil cap I see. So wth, If I have a 325ci that...

The oil cap I see. So wth, If I have a 325ci that wasnt a SULEV before but now has a ULEV, is there gonna be a problem?
Im not really worried about me finding out that they sent me the wrong one,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-17-2010, 01:56 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,573
Posted By DiLiGenT
How do you know its a SULEV? And the Intake...

How do you know its a SULEV?
And the Intake where the MAF is connected and goes into the box, I just dremeled off the tabs XD.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-17-2010, 01:38 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,573
Posted By DiLiGenT
Hells yeah I will. They better replace it or Im...

Hells yeah I will. They better replace it or Im going off ! They shouldnt of send me the wrong product. Other than that good service haha. Thanks for all the help Andy.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-17-2010, 01:23 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,573
Posted By DiLiGenT
They did send me the wrong one, how was I...

They did send me the wrong one, how was I supposed to know it wasnt for my car right? heheh. But I ended up dremeling off the taps....HAHA. Im such an idoit right?
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-17-2010, 01:09 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,573
Posted By DiLiGenT
Lol its alrite Doug, your the best man. Your...

Lol its alrite Doug, your the best man. Your always helping me out. Another quick question, You think ECS tuning will replaced a damaged intake because they send me the wrong one? haha just a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-17-2010, 12:27 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,573
Posted By DiLiGenT
How much for the repair of the vanos? and is it...

How much for the repair of the vanos? and is it easy to DIY?
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-17-2010, 12:12 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,573
Posted By DiLiGenT
Thanks for the insight Doug, I just notice that I...

Thanks for the insight Doug, I just notice that I am leaking oil.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-16-2010, 02:18 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,573
Posted By DiLiGenT
I just recently changed the valve cover gasket...

I just recently changed the valve cover gasket when I did the engine swap.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-16-2010, 02:18 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,573
Posted By DiLiGenT
Yea I already checked, its at proper levels, same...

Yea I already checked, its at proper levels, same level its been since I did an oil change.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-16-2010, 01:35 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,573
Posted By DiLiGenT
Im just gonna give a full explanation of what is...

Im just gonna give a full explanation of what is going on. My car seems to be jumping rmps but thats rarely. Theres white smoke coming out of the engine bay and a burning smell. A strange clicking...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-16-2010, 01:10 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,573
Posted By DiLiGenT
Its really weird though, Im worried about it. ...

Its really weird though, Im worried about it.
So how does the tube trick work?
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-16-2010, 01:03 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,573
Posted By DiLiGenT
I have an automatic, It seems like the MPH gets...

I have an automatic, It seems like the MPH gets stuck at some points.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-16-2010, 12:50 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,573
Posted By DiLiGenT
Im afraid I havnt hear of that Andy. But Im...

Im afraid I havnt hear of that Andy.
But Im having another problem, when Im pushing the accelerator and let go of it to slow down I notice that my RMP, MPG, and MPH is also going down very slowly....
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-15-2010, 11:36 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,573
Posted By DiLiGenT
Yea proper operating temp, just installed the...

Yea proper operating temp, just installed the TSE3 full exhaust today. I had an engine swap to a 330ci just about a month ago, this sound just came on like 2 weeks ago, it seems like its from the...
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