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Forum: General E46 Forum 08-27-2014, 05:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 245
Posted By xevman
yeah that could cause the engine to lose vaccum...

yeah that could cause the engine to lose vaccum ive never heard of it happening before due to a oil cap but it would definately be possible. My e46 idles like an absolute slut when i pull the oil cap...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-26-2014, 01:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 302
Posted By xevman
bump its making a weird exhaust note may i add...

bump its making a weird exhaust note may i add would this be related to the exhaust cam sensor?
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-25-2014, 07:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 302
Posted By xevman
Around 163k miles. I used a professional...

Around 163k miles. I used a professional diagnostic tool which cost my indie $3500. If it is a vacuum leak where abouts would it be?
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-25-2014, 03:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 302
Posted By xevman
e46 weird idle issue

Hey guys, I'm a proud owner of a high mileage e46 and ive noticed the car idles rough at a stop such as at the lights. It will miss and the rpm guage will move slightly up or down, this happens...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-07-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 216
Posted By xevman
What im trying to say is that the ground wire and...

What im trying to say is that the ground wire and negative terminal on the battery are MAKING proper contact. Its just that it hasn't been tightened down. I only posted because I dont understand how...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-07-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 216
Posted By xevman
Thats what i suspect. The bolts that tighten the...

Thats what i suspect. The bolts that tighten the terminal are missing for some reason so it is connected properly but hasn't been tightened. I bought a new set of terminals and will proceed to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-07-2014, 07:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 216
Posted By xevman
Weird electrical/grounding issue after sub install

hey guys i recently installed an alpine type s and m500 amp in my e46 and it sound great, though there is a slight problem. Last night i went to start the car up and when i turned the key the power...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-09-2014, 01:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 425
Posted By xevman
e46 rust concern

Hey guys today i was inspecting my car and noticed a piece of mud that was stuck inside my door trim. I pulled it off and noticed that surface rust had started to form underneath the mud. Should i be...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-05-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 327
Posted By xevman
I'm pretty sure i have replaced the VANOS...

I'm pretty sure i have replaced the VANOS o-rings. The valve cover gasket was replaced but it was installed poorly by my friend who is a mechanic (i.e he didnt properly degrease and clean the surface...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-05-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 327
Posted By xevman
WOW rocker* I pretty much lost all credibility on...

WOW rocker* I pretty much lost all credibility on this forum lol:banghead:
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-05-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 327
Posted By xevman
haha yeah its just a slang term I tend to use...

haha yeah its just a slang term I tend to use when referring to the valve cover gasket
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-05-2014, 03:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 327
Posted By xevman
e46 oil leak question

Hey guys my e46 is leaking from the rocket cover gasket as expected with 262000ks. I noticed this puddle of oil (i think) in the engine bay form as pictured. Would this fair to assume that its the...
Forum: Australia 05-02-2014, 08:56 PM
Replies: 4,072
Views: 389,831
Posted By xevman
Hey guys i'm new to this forum but to be honest...

Hey guys i'm new to this forum but to be honest i've been lurking a lot. I just acquired my first car a BMW 2000 323i with high mileage as a hand me down from my uncle. Very well looked after and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-02-2014, 08:40 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 10,006
Posted By xevman
2000 323i 160kmiles/262000kms no issues

2000 323i 160kmiles/262000kms no issues
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 04-23-2014, 07:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 382
Posted By xevman
thats what i thought i can't figure it out what...

thats what i thought i can't figure it out what it is.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 04-22-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 382
Posted By xevman
Head unit replacement

Hey guys I'm new to this forum and I decided to join as I need some help. I drive a 2000 323i and will be tackling a headunit install. I need to know what the hell the thing is circled in the picture...
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