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Forum: General E46 Forum 04-09-2014, 09:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 322
Posted By the_carp
cheers mate, and its okay to use the spring...

cheers mate, and its okay to use the spring adjusters? What about the shorter drop links?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-09-2014, 05:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 322
Posted By the_carp
Question E46 2001 coupe - Rear Adjustable springs with bilstein B8 shocks

Hi Guys,

I have a question in regards to rear suspension on my E46 2001 325CI

I currently am running Bilstein B8 shocks with lowering springs, My springs at the back are weak, when i...
Forum: Lighting Forum 02-20-2014, 08:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 324
Posted By the_carp
Question E46 2001 Coupe Oem Halogen Swap For Oem Xenon

Hi Guys,

I have spent hours reading the forum in regards to headlight upgrades.

Ive read there might be some issues with coding... Is this correct

My car currently as compleatly standard ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-06-2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 370
Posted By the_carp
Off my current wheels? or new ones? cheers

Off my current wheels? or new ones?

cheers
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-06-2014, 06:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 370
Posted By the_carp
Question Urgent - Alloy wheel help E46 325CI 2001 -

Hi all,

I currently have a E46 325CI 2001 with 19 Inch Replica M3 alloys on that seem to be 19 x 8J....... , I have 2 slightly buckled wheels. So i am looking for a new set, I have the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-08-2013, 03:09 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 799
Posted By the_carp
Violent shuddering,vibrating like car is going to fall to pieces!

I spoke to the guy on the phone, and he seems to think its a driveshaft issue, I wanted to get some input off you guys on the forum first, so I looked like I had some idea of the problem, as he is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-07-2013, 09:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 799
Posted By the_carp
Thanks for that advice mate, I really wanted to...

Thanks for that advice mate, I really wanted to rule that out, I did think it was strange, as it only seemed to be occurring when i was turning left and straight,

As soon as i turned the wheel...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-07-2013, 08:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 799
Posted By the_carp
Hi Dmax, I didn't suspect the driveshaft,...

Hi Dmax,

I didn't suspect the driveshaft, but it seems like the only explanation to the symptoms ie... violent shaking, honestly its horrendous,

I will double check all wheel nuts etc when i...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-07-2013, 07:36 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 799
Posted By the_carp
Unhappy confused

Hi Jim,

Definetly no parts left over, I did wonder myself :facepalm:

I have 19inch wheels on, but i saw them go back on, as they did 1 wheel at a time,

All the wheels seem solid enough in...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-07-2013, 06:15 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 799
Posted By the_carp
Unhappy Violent shuddering,vibrating like car is going to fall to pieces!

Hi,

I have a 2001 E46 325CI, The car has been lowered for a few years now & my shocks went, so I have just fitted it with Blistein sprint G8 shocks all round :thumbsup: and powerflex anti roll bar...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-25-2013, 04:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 428
Posted By the_carp
Thanks mate, that bmwvin is very handy ...

Thanks mate, that bmwvin is very handy

Cheers :thumbsup:
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-25-2013, 04:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 428
Posted By the_carp
Thanks mate, Turns out is does not have a DSC...

Thanks mate, Turns out is does not have a DSC button the button says ASC, which means i need sensor 34221164651

Thanks for your help
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-24-2013, 01:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 428
Posted By the_carp
Angry Abs front left sensor - reloem issue

Hi guys,

I'm looking for some help, i have a 2001 E46 325CI COUPE My ABS & DSC light are both on have have been informed that it is a front left abs sensor/ pulse generator.

So i check realoem...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-11-2013, 05:03 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,711
Posted By the_carp
I belive the 330 Maf is essential in the swap,...

I belive the 330 Maf is essential in the swap, and must be changed

I fitted a k&n and used the 330 Maf and its fine

I cant see the wiring being a issue mate, un hook the battery for half hour...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-11-2013, 04:48 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,711
Posted By the_carp
That is my engine all up and running :clap: ...

That is my engine all up and running :clap:

The guys said it was a pretty straight forward swap, or what we call plug and play :thumbsup:

I never had my ECU reflashed either, I just swapped...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-11-2013, 04:44 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,126
Posted By the_carp
Engine swap

Hi Fryguy,

That is my engine all up and running :clap:

The guys said it was a pretty straight forward swap, or what we call plug and play :thumbsup:

I never had my ECU reflashed either, I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-03-2013, 05:26 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,711
Posted By the_carp
Confirmation - 325 to 330 Engine swap

Lol thanks hakenTT but now I'm really confused, it does run with my 325 Ecu but isn't great, surely I need the software to benifit from the extra power etc

Thanks


Sent from BimmerApp mobile...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-03-2013, 04:28 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,711
Posted By the_carp
Confirmation - 325 to 330 Engine swap

Hi xps, that's the engine all in but as you said it's doesn't run great! I can't seem to find anyone to flash my Ecu, everyone just says its only bmw that can do this, any ideas?

Cheers


Sent...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-31-2013, 10:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 956
Posted By the_carp
hi Terra, Any idea How can i do this? i...

hi Terra,

Any idea How can i do this? i havn't found a indy yet that will do it for me :thumbdwn:

Will this do it?

http://bmtechnic.co.uk/

Thanks
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-31-2013, 08:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 956
Posted By the_carp
2001 E46 325CI Now with 330 Engine - How to re-flash ECU

Hi All,

I have just fitted my 325CI with a 330 Engine, However when you put the 330 ECU in the car wont start, but when you put the 325 (original ECU) the car starts & drives although it does seem...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-25-2013, 09:18 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,126
Posted By the_carp
Thanks Very much mate, No surprise hes from...

Thanks Very much mate, No surprise hes from liverpool :clap:
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-25-2013, 07:05 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,126
Posted By the_carp
I will do mate, Quite excited about it :thumbup: ...

I will do mate, Quite excited about it :thumbup:

Your definitely best trying to get a donor car so you have every part as you need maf sensors etc.... form the donor car

cheers
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2013, 07:43 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,126
Posted By the_carp
Wink Hi Mate, I know how you feel...

Hi Mate,

I know how you feel :banghead::banghead::banghead:

Hold off for a week, My 325CI has a blown head and a ridiculous amount of time and money to fix & im having a 330 engine fitted...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-23-2013, 10:57 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,711
Posted By the_carp
Okay, i was just wondering if it was safe to...

Okay, i was just wondering if it was safe to drive to get the remap/flash done.

Did you notice a big power increase? did you use 330 headers?

cheers
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-23-2013, 09:54 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,711
Posted By the_carp
Thanks XPS, Did your car run with without...

Thanks XPS,

Did your car run with without having the DME reflashed?

Thanks again
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