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Forum: General E46 Forum 06-26-2013, 09:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,176
Posted By jetjockey
Thx yewzer ill check again tomorrow. Does anyone...

Thx yewzer ill check again tomorrow. Does anyone know the flow path of the oil through the housing and the function of the plastic spring valve in the housing. Would dirt on the spring valve seat...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-26-2013, 08:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,176
Posted By jetjockey
I am having this same problem now on a 01 330i I...

I am having this same problem now on a 01 330i I just changed the oil filter housing gasket and when putting the oil filter cap back on it seemed to screw in fairly easy. Wondering if I have the o...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-15-2012, 11:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,355
Posted By jetjockey
Well another two weeks gone by and no CEL still....

Well another two weeks gone by and no CEL still. There is definitely some relationship here I know some of you think this is stupid but I assure you I was getting the code almost every 2 - 3 days...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-02-2012, 09:33 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,355
Posted By jetjockey
Finally Simone who understands what I'm getting...

Finally Simone who understands what I'm getting at. I fully understand the cps is relying in magnetic fields. But between those two pieces is a thin film of oil. when the system is engineered they...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-31-2012, 06:59 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,355
Posted By jetjockey
well using my newly acquired experiency and...

well using my newly acquired experiency and extrapolating it to your situation I would have to say yup....but I wouldn't recommend trying it.

I have started to look into oil viscosity breakdown...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-30-2012, 07:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,355
Posted By jetjockey
Should oil change fix CEL?

So I have a 2001 330i and I've had an intermittent Check Engine Light for a couple of months now. I had a local part store scan the car when it first came on and it came up with a code the lead me...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-30-2012, 07:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,355
Posted By jetjockey
Should oil change fix CEL?

So I have a 2001 330i and I've had an intermittent Check Engine Light for a couple of months now. I had a local part store scan the car when it first came on and it came up with a code the lead me...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-14-2012, 09:18 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,151
Posted By jetjockey
I have seen an airbag accidentally deployed...

I have seen an airbag accidentally deployed because the battery wasn't disconnected. Luckily no one was hurt but those things literally explode. If you enjoy playing with live explosives then by all...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-24-2011, 10:23 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 583
Posted By jetjockey
Front Spring Replacment Q's

I've got an 01' 330i. So I go over a speed bump this afternoon at about 10 MPH and am greeted by a loud TWANG sound on the other side. My initial thought is rear spring....but I didn't see...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-24-2011, 09:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 838
Posted By jetjockey
Yup...I concure. Just had the same problem. ...

Yup...I concure. Just had the same problem. gasket fixed it up real good.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-28-2011, 10:10 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,449
Posted By jetjockey
OK thanks to some. Since the pump seems OK now...

OK thanks to some. Since the pump seems OK now and the fluid level has just dropped to the "add" line on the stick I'll just replace all the lines and resevoir and call it a day. Then go for a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-25-2011, 07:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,449
Posted By jetjockey
Thanks Guys. I was also going to replace the...

Thanks Guys. I was also going to replace the resevoir/filter at the same time.

The Pump is not leaking so that is good. I was just wondering if there were bearings in there that have a certain...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-25-2011, 07:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,417
Posted By jetjockey
Thanks Guys. Sorry for not listing the make...

Thanks Guys.

Sorry for not listing the make and model....doh...that would have helped.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-25-2011, 07:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,449
Posted By jetjockey
Should I replace E46 Power Steering pump???

So I noticed some oil patches in my driveway lately. Today when I got under the car I noticed that the Power Steering lines were leaking. I think the leak is coming from the top under the resevoir...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-14-2011, 07:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,507
Posted By jetjockey
Hi guys. SOrry I didn't reply sooner. Thanks...

Hi guys. SOrry I didn't reply sooner. Thanks for the feedback. looking at the pics above I was able to realize that there was dirt/sand built up on the connector. Once I scraped that off with a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-14-2011, 06:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,417
Posted By jetjockey
On my E46 the TB is right in front of the CCV. ...

On my E46 the TB is right in front of the CCV. attatched to the intake manifold. Mine is the drive by wire TB not the cable actuated version so the motor for the trottle is on the forward side of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-13-2011, 08:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,417
Posted By jetjockey
CCV and Oil Filter housing gasket

Hi. This will be a short question. I have to replace my oil filter housing gasket. While the housing is out I want to replace the CCV as well. I started the CCV job a while back but ended up...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-11-2011, 09:04 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 176,992
Posted By jetjockey
Does anyone know if the CCV can be accessed by...

Does anyone know if the CCV can be accessed by removing the Oil Filter housing? Or do you need to get the throttle body out to access the CCV bolts? Just wondering because I'm about to do the Oil...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-20-2011, 08:39 PM
Replies: 311
Views: 180,233
Posted By jetjockey
Hey folks. Sorry if I missed this somewhere in...

Hey folks. Sorry if I missed this somewhere in the pages. I'm considering this DIY and also the CCV at the same time. Question I have is with the Oil Filter Housing out, do you still need to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-17-2011, 12:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 744
Posted By jetjockey
I did the cooling system last fall so that's all...

I did the cooling system last fall so that's all good. I'll look into those other components as well. getting my hands on a spring compresser is not a problem so I'll take your advice and replace...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-15-2011, 08:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 744
Posted By jetjockey
suspension....what to do???

:hmm: So I've got an 01 330i with 120000 Kilometers (roughly 75000 miles) on it and I was going to replace the control arms and bushing in a couple of weeks....then I started thinking....what else...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 03-15-2011, 07:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,666
Posted By jetjockey
Thanks Guys. Been away for a while. The tips on...

Thanks Guys. Been away for a while. The tips on the TB wiring were great. With all the dirt/dust around the connector I couldn't figure out where the tab was. I managed to use a pick and cleaned...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-15-2011, 10:50 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,183
Posted By jetjockey
I had those exact code and it was my intake boot...

I had those exact code and it was my intake boot cracked at the 'Y'.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-15-2011, 10:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,507
Posted By jetjockey
Throttle body electrical connection

Sorry folks I'm new here and just noticed that I posted this thread somewhere that I didn't intend to so i'm reposting it here.

my post was regarding how to disconnect the throttle body...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 02-15-2011, 10:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 594
Posted By jetjockey
Throttle body electrical connection

Boy do I feel like a big moron for asking this question...but how do you remove the electrical connection from the throttle body on an 01' 330i? I'm looking at this and have pulled and tried to pry...
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