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Forum: General E46 Forum 02-08-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 857
Posted By 3 3 0 C i
To update the thread for the dude who is going to...

To update the thread for the dude who is going to search this on Google in three years, This happened again twice.

All when it got really cold. Really cold like -5F. Got fed up trying to fix it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-08-2014, 07:59 AM
Replies: 28,425
Views: 2,113,486
Posted By 3 3 0 C i
These are 8$ at the dealer parts counter. ...

These are 8$ at the dealer parts counter.

What did I do for my e46??
Traded it in yesterday for an f10. It's a beautiful machine, too.


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Forum: General E46 Forum 01-30-2014, 02:30 PM
Replies: 28,425
Views: 2,113,486
Posted By 3 3 0 C i
Put it for sale... got raise, going to f30driver....

Put it for sale... got raise, going to f30driver.

Second owner - 74k miles. Babied and garaged. Financing and warranty 330Ci M Sport manual with everything and iPod connectivity.

Nationwide...
Forum: New Member Introductions 01-12-2014, 04:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 210
Posted By 3 3 0 C i
Hey I am in town for two weeks. Did you ever get...

Hey I am in town for two weeks. Did you ever get your gearbox fixed ?

I have a BMW rented for Friday for a week. Until then I'm taking taxis and trains.

Any suggestions on things to see? Let...
Forum: New Member Introductions 01-04-2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 210
Posted By 3 3 0 C i
Hello from Amsterdam!

Hi welcome to the forum.

I'll be out there in a week maybe we can get coffee.

Nice car; I have a 330Ci also.


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Forum: New Member Introductions 12-15-2013, 05:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 145
Posted By 3 3 0 C i
There is a box under your hood on the...

There is a box under your hood on the left-hand-side (right side if you're standing looking at the hood.) That black box is the E-box where the car computer is stored.

Check to make sure that is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-15-2013, 12:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 857
Posted By 3 3 0 C i
Fuel pump -- again?

Hey jfoj thanks for the idea. I double checked the connection and it looked a little loose pulled it off put it back on and now the car is running. So the old pump must have been bad and the new...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-15-2013, 10:52 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 857
Posted By 3 3 0 C i
I got the fuse in the E-box under the hood out...

I got the fuse in the E-box under the hood out and it was fine. I'm in the middle of trying to get the relay housing out to check those. Regardless of pos 1 or 2, there is no priming on the pump at...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-14-2013, 04:31 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 857
Posted By 3 3 0 C i
Yes it 'cranks over' when I put the key all the...

Yes it 'cranks over' when I put the key all the way it tries to start.

The lights all come on bright, the radio works, etc. There does not seem to be lack of power either when I turn the key. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-14-2013, 02:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 857
Posted By 3 3 0 C i
Hi thanks for the reply. I will to try to...

Hi thanks for the reply.

I will to try to swap the horn and fuel pump relay next. If it was the relay, though there wouldn't be voltage at the plug right?

I'm going to double-check the plug...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-14-2013, 02:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 857
Posted By 3 3 0 C i
Well I replaced the pump today and it's still not...

Well I replaced the pump today and it's still not working.

Before I have it towed to a dealer/repair shop, is there anything else I can check to try and diagnose this myself?

I know for sure...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-10-2013, 06:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 857
Posted By 3 3 0 C i
well I hit the pump and tank and no change... ...

well I hit the pump and tank and no change...

I just saw they have a 2 year parts warranty where I bought it so I will fill out that form and see.

Thanks a lot for your feedback, guys.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-10-2013, 06:16 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 857
Posted By 3 3 0 C i
Fuel pump -- again?

I read somewhere that anything under a quarter tank is bad for the fuel pump. I always fill it up Between half and quarter tank. I use Speedway premium gas. Just had dinner and then I was going to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-10-2013, 05:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 857
Posted By 3 3 0 C i
Fuel pump -- again?

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Without turning

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Turning over


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Forum: General E46 Forum 12-10-2013, 05:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 857
Posted By 3 3 0 C i
Hi, Thanks a lot for the replies. I got...

Hi,

Thanks a lot for the replies.

I got it from oembimmerparts.com .. currently when I look on the site it is a "VDO Continential". That sounds familiar, but I dont have the box anymore to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-10-2013, 04:25 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 857
Posted By 3 3 0 C i
Fuel pump -- again?

Hello,

I replaced my fuel pump 1 year and 2 weeks ago with an OEM pump. Today the car would not start.

I can normally hear the pump start to whine when I turn the key, but the back seat is...
Forum: The Showroom 07-12-2013, 01:13 PM
Replies: 234
Views: 27,229
Posted By 3 3 0 C i
Gray-Green Metallics Unite!

516068
Lens flare by Jesus
Camel myrtle interior
Manual
M sport
M68s (except in winter)
Second owner
Drive it everywhere
Forum: New Member Introductions 12-16-2012, 05:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 412
Posted By 3 3 0 C i
Hi Finland.

Hi Finland.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-16-2012, 05:38 PM
Replies: 28,425
Views: 2,113,486
Posted By 3 3 0 C i
Lube job; Red Line in the gear box and diff. ...

Lube job; Red Line in the gear box and diff.

Buttery goodness.
Forum: New Member Introductions 12-15-2012, 11:09 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 273
Posted By 3 3 0 C i
Hi welcome, hope you get your automobile fixed. ...

Hi welcome, hope you get your automobile fixed.

edit: do you have a code reader? you can use the ELM327 device to plug in under the dash and read the codes with a bluetooth phone or laptop. I...
Forum: New Member Introductions 11-26-2012, 12:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 237
Posted By 3 3 0 C i
Hey welcome; you in the metro area? Sent...

Hey welcome; you in the metro area?

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Forum: General E46 Forum 11-21-2012, 08:04 AM
Replies: 892
Views: 115,440
Posted By 3 3 0 C i
OK Cool. I guess I just heard the whine of the...

OK Cool. I guess I just heard the whine of the fuel pump then. Either way problem is solved.

Thanks a ton all of you who helped me out.

Happy Thanksgiving!
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-20-2012, 04:43 PM
Replies: 892
Views: 115,440
Posted By 3 3 0 C i
Thank you that was spot-on. I reseated the plug...

Thank you that was spot-on. I reseated the plug for the sucking jet pump and started the car. It gurgled for one second then I heard the sucking jet pump whrrrr.

The gurgle is gone, the tanks...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-20-2012, 06:21 AM
Replies: 892
Views: 115,440
Posted By 3 3 0 C i
I'll pull the pump today and check it. The part...

I'll pull the pump today and check it. The part that scares me is the bubbling in the gas tank.

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Forum: General E46 Forum 11-19-2012, 06:47 PM
Replies: 892
Views: 115,440
Posted By 3 3 0 C i
Regarding the 'am I really using a lot of fuel' I...

Regarding the 'am I really using a lot of fuel' I can't say for sure, it's only been a few miles but the gauge went down quickly. Might be a misreading like you said.
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