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Forum: General E46 Forum 06-30-2015, 08:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 252
Posted By Obroskie
I have found out that there was a hairline crack...

I have found out that there was a hairline crack in my valve cover for where the first bolt attaches to the bock, next to the first spark plug well that was causing leaking into only the first well. ...
Forum: Engine & Performance 06-30-2015, 07:20 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 80
Posted By Obroskie
Need Valve Cover for E46 non-M (328Ci) M52TU

As the title says, I am looking for a used valve cover. I found a small crack in mine that was causing a leak, and need to replace it as soon as possible. I am willing to drive anywhere around CT/RI,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-30-2015, 06:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 252
Posted By Obroskie
Valve Cover DIY (yes I know, I've searched)

Hey Everyone,

So it appears there was a minor leak from when I did the vanos and replaced the valve cover gasket. I simply placed the spark well gaskets into their positions on the valve cover,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-20-2015, 08:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 399
Posted By Obroskie
So I pulled out the generic OBD2 scanner, and it...

So I pulled out the generic OBD2 scanner, and it also showed lean codes. So, I was looking at the live data and what else not, then decided to clear the codes and see what came back up when the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-20-2015, 02:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 399
Posted By Obroskie
Yeah I'll go back and look it over after work...

Yeah I'll go back and look it over after work today. I ensured that all of the CCV hoses clicked into place or are attached by a hose clamp. Also the audible noise produced by the brown CCV isn't...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-20-2015, 12:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 399
Posted By Obroskie
DME throwing misfires and O2 issues

Hello,

So I just finished replacing the vanos unit with one from Dr. Vanos, and the CCV, cleaned out the ICV and throttle body, etc. and now after running fine for a quick drive, the DME is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-19-2015, 08:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 480
Posted By Obroskie
Chewbacca is gone!! Thanks for everyones help! ...

Chewbacca is gone!! Thanks for everyones help!

Anyone have any idea as to why I would be getting Ox-sensor control bank 1&2, control limit codes? they just started to show up after all the work. I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-19-2015, 05:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 480
Posted By Obroskie
Finally got the ICV in, it spun around while...

Finally got the ICV in, it spun around while cleaning it so I was trying to fit the intake boot into the wrong side...:banghead: and yeah just finished installing almost everything to now remember...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-19-2015, 01:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 480
Posted By Obroskie
Hey Everyone, got the new CCV and going to...

Hey Everyone, got the new CCV and going to install it, I upgraded to the cold climate one, but where the small vacuum hose that attached to it before has a plug on it and there is not a cut out in...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-18-2015, 08:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 480
Posted By Obroskie
Thankfully the OFHG was replaced in 2013 and only...

Thankfully the OFHG was replaced in 2013 and only seen about 15,000 miles so it's good. I decided I'll just eat it and take tomorrow off to bang it out, I have work Saturday that pays more that I'd...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-18-2015, 07:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 480
Posted By Obroskie
Yeah haha definitely Chewbacca coming to eat my...

Yeah haha definitely Chewbacca coming to eat my car up :tsk:. Looks like I'll be doing the whole CCV. The guy I got the car from back in 2011 was a shmuck bag, so chances are its close to original. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-18-2015, 06:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 480
Posted By Obroskie
My apologies..I've found a small crack in the top...

My apologies..I've found a small crack in the top of the vent hose to the CCV. Although removing or reattaching alters the pitch and loudness, covering the small hole with my finger does not result...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-18-2015, 05:44 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 480
Posted By Obroskie
Looks like its the CCV... I removed the vent pipe...

Looks like its the CCV... I removed the vent pipe and it reduced the noise slightly, and when reconnected while the engine was running the noise increased again. time for some fun! :banghead:
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-18-2015, 05:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 480
Posted By Obroskie
Yeah that's what I'm leaning towards doing, but...

Yeah that's what I'm leaning towards doing, but I'm not definite it's a vacuum leak, although it sounds like it. It's just shockingly loud for a vacuum leak. I checked all the major spots for...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-18-2015, 04:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 480
Posted By Obroskie
I took the DISA out and inspected it. seals seem...

I took the DISA out and inspected it. seals seem good, theres no rattling noise like a normally failed DISA, and the valve is still sprung loaded and not loose. it is around that area though, I think...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-18-2015, 04:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 480
Posted By Obroskie
Loud vaccum leak; can't find

Hey everyone,

so I just finished replacing the vanos unit on my 328Ci, got all excited because it appears it fixed my SES. Anyways, started the car and theres a loud droning suction like noise,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-10-2015, 01:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 428
Posted By Obroskie
Yeah, I have a 6/99 build, and it has Xexon...

Yeah, I have a 6/99 build, and it has Xexon headlights but unfortunately the clip-in style. I'll take a peak at the housing when my new bulbs come in this week and see how hard it would be to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-10-2015, 08:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 428
Posted By Obroskie
Yeah, it looks like #10 isn't the correct one,...

Yeah, it looks like #10 isn't the correct one, and the bracket that holds it in place is probably a pain to change if its even possible. I'll just go with trying to be more tedious when taking them...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-05-2015, 02:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 428
Posted By Obroskie
Thanks SilverVogel & Alex323Ci, sorry that I...

Thanks SilverVogel & Alex323Ci, sorry that I missed that on the other thread. Do you think with light modification I can make the screw in ones work? Ive gone through 3 pairs of the clip-in style...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-05-2015, 12:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 428
Posted By Obroskie
Clear Corner Lights question

Hey Everyone,

Just curious if anyone knows if the geniune BMW m3 clear corner light housing will fit into a non-m. I checked the "M parts on non-M's" thread and it doesn't cover the corners. ...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 04-04-2015, 05:42 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 345
Posted By Obroskie
PA soft 1.4 DME reading issues

Hey Everyone,

I've done some searching for threads on this issue, but I am having no luck. I have both the OBD2 and OBD1 ports as its a 06/99 build, and checked the OBD2 to usb, and pins 7/8 are...
Forum: Parting Out 03-12-2015, 09:28 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,796
Posted By Obroskie
what condition is the rear bumper in, and how...

what condition is the rear bumper in, and how much?
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-27-2015, 03:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 269
Posted By Obroskie
Autosolutions SSK gone "bad"

Hey Everyone,

So I installed my Autosolutions SSK back in 11/2012, and loved it right away. However, a little over two years later and 30,000 Miles, there is a lot of play in the shifter. I was...
Forum: Exterior 11-18-2014, 06:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 451
Posted By Obroskie
Still for sale?

Still for sale?
Forum: Parting Out 11-17-2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,328
Posted By Obroskie
How much for the rear bumper?

How much for the rear bumper?
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