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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 07-09-2012, 08:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,989
Posted By pjo33us
How many miles? I just sold one for $11500 with...

How many miles?
I just sold one for $11500 with 96k... very anal about maintenence. Car was in great shape.
Did not see water pump/e-tank etc on your list. Did mine at 85k ish...
Are you able...
Forum: Complete Cars 06-05-2012, 09:42 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,773
Posted By pjo33us
FS: 03 330xi 5 speed Colorado

Hi Gang:

Selling my 330xi soon. Thought I would see if anyone here cares before I put it on Craiglist.

Here are the details:

2003 BMW 330xi Black/Black 5speed LOADED

VIN#...
Forum: Complete Cars 05-23-2012, 11:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,583
Posted By pjo33us
330xi 5 speed Colorado

I have one that I will be selling in a month or so. Looking for a Jeep XJ to replace it first. Would probably sell it now if now if somene really wanted it.

VIN# WBAEW53453PG09483
96000 miles...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 03-19-2012, 10:00 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 11,053
Posted By pjo33us
OK, I will bite on this one. My 330xi is...

OK, I will bite on this one.

My 330xi is superior in the snow/rain/ice than my last generation Outback or my 2012 Forester...

The only cavet is that I have not had the Forester in really deep...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 03-14-2012, 12:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 825
Posted By pjo33us
Could be anything... Maybe a sticky caliper?

Could be anything... Maybe a sticky caliper?
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 03-12-2012, 11:02 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,625
Posted By pjo33us
You may need a T-Stat as well... There should be...

You may need a T-Stat as well... There should be no movement of the needle at all.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 03-12-2012, 10:05 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,625
Posted By pjo33us
PLUS 1 on this... You DO NOT want ot overheat...

PLUS 1 on this... You DO NOT want ot overheat this engine!

I would replace the e-tank, hoses & possibly the water pump (check and see if it is leaking or the shaft feels wobbly)...

You are...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-29-2011, 03:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,014
Posted By pjo33us
That is a hook up, thanks.

That is a hook up, thanks.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-29-2011, 03:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,014
Posted By pjo33us
Thanks, will do.

Thanks, will do.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-29-2011, 03:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,014
Posted By pjo33us
Holy crap you are right! Bookmarked.

Holy crap you are right! Bookmarked.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-29-2011, 02:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,014
Posted By pjo33us
Sorry bro... I thought "old MAF code" would...

Sorry bro... I thought "old MAF code" would suffice. There was a stored code in the computer from the MAF not being plugged in maybe a month ago. Car had a problem starting which may well have...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-29-2011, 02:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,014
Posted By pjo33us
Respectifully but I will have to call Bullsh*t...

Respectifully but I will have to call Bullsh*t here, with a caveat. VDO or Siemens is the OEM maker... there is no FACTORY part. I would stay away from the crap on Ebay from other manufacturers. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-29-2011, 02:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,014
Posted By pjo33us
Respectfully... that is just not true. The...

Respectfully... that is just not true. The symptoms I am reporting are a car that will not start. Even with a screwy MAF, even with it unplugged the engine will run. How do I know? I left it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-29-2011, 12:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,014
Posted By pjo33us
I checked for codes with a standard OBD2...

I checked for codes with a standard OBD2 reader... had an old MAF code in there and that is all.

Good video... thanks.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-29-2011, 12:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,014
Posted By pjo33us
You are correct... position 2= no noise I...

You are correct... position 2= no noise

I don't think a bad fuel pump throws a code. I am not getting any codes just the same.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-29-2011, 11:30 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,014
Posted By pjo33us
Fuel pump issues?

Hi guys... sorry about multiple threads but this may actually help somebody in the end.

Car is dead... cranks, does not start
Cranks and fires when using starter fluid in the intake boot...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-28-2011, 07:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 826
Posted By pjo33us
BTW.. that fix seems to be just fine for the...

BTW.. that fix seems to be just fine for the vacuum hose.

I believe my problem to be my fuel pump. I have tried switching the relays already. I have removed the back seat and fuel pump cover and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-28-2011, 05:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 826
Posted By pjo33us
Thanks... I just got a piece from the auto parts...

Thanks... I just got a piece from the auto parts store... i eyeballed the diameter, hope its right!
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-28-2011, 03:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 826
Posted By pjo33us
Right, it is also the regulator for the system. ...

Right, it is also the regulator for the system. I think my pump is shot but I am still troubleshooting it.

It looks like I can buy a small piece of vacuum hose and use it to connect the "F" elbow...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-28-2011, 09:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 826
Posted By pjo33us
Ah... thank you. This could be why my car wont...

Ah... thank you. This could be why my car wont start.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-28-2011, 07:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 826
Posted By pjo33us
Vacuum hose

Can anyone tell me what the small vacuum hose that comes off the "F" connector on the intake boot goes too? IS that the hose that goes to the exhaust flapper or something else? Mine is broken off....
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-27-2011, 02:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 627
Posted By pjo33us
Might be a good call... Sears did test the...

Might be a good call... Sears did test the alternator when they put the battery in. They said it was "within spec" but they also checked the alignment, told me it was really screwed up... then said...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-27-2011, 12:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 627
Posted By pjo33us
Cranking... not starting. I am going to...

Cranking... not starting.

I am going to try and switch the fuel/horn relays later today to try and rule that out.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-27-2011, 12:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 627
Posted By pjo33us
Don't think it is battery/alt related as the...

Don't think it is battery/alt related as the first thing I tried was jumping it. It is not intermittent anymore...it just wont start.

I was thinking camshaft sensor but I am not getting a code......
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-27-2011, 10:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 627
Posted By pjo33us
CCV - Oil separator/Car does not start

Does anyone know if the CCV or a stuck ICV can actually prevent the car from starting?

History: Car is a 2003 330xi, 88k, 5 speed

Have a smallish oil leak from the vicinity of the CCV. Had...
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