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Forum: General E46 Forum 10-29-2010, 10:17 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,926
Posted By semantik
It's been awhile, but I think all I had to do was...

It's been awhile, but I think all I had to do was get my car aligned and then have the BMW dealership reset the sensor.

Luckily I know someone who works there, and did it on the side
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 10-13-2009, 12:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 964
Posted By semantik
I'm not sure what my avg. tire pressure has been...

I'm not sure what my avg. tire pressure has been with these new tires, but my car has been aligned, and yes it is a non-stagg setup. the back right tire wore out more than the back left.... but...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 10-12-2009, 08:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 964
Posted By semantik
well my old front ones didn't have much wear, a...

well my old front ones didn't have much wear, a bit on the sides (from steering obviously) but no where near teh wear my old back ones had... so sounds like i should put the new ones in teh back
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 10-12-2009, 08:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 964
Posted By semantik
2 new tires - should i put them in front or back?

I purchased a set of 4 p-zero neros awhile back and the rear tires wore out first (in the middle).

So I purchased 2 replacements of the same tires and goodyear put the new ones in the front, and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-16-2009, 01:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 567
Posted By semantik
cool, thanks mtnbound

cool, thanks mtnbound
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-16-2009, 11:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 567
Posted By semantik
BMW service in San Jose area?

Hey All,

I need to get a steering angle sensor programmed and calibrated... I recieved a quote from "Import Auto Service" on Steven's Creek for $120... was wondering if anyone had some...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-16-2009, 11:52 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,926
Posted By semantik
jbeurotech: I called a local BMW place that said...

jbeurotech: I called a local BMW place that said he could do it, and said $120 and a couple of hours. does that sound reasonable?
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-15-2009, 10:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,926
Posted By semantik
Thanks for all the responses guys. What pisses...

Thanks for all the responses guys. What pisses me off, is maybe i could have had an alignment from the get go without needing a darn replacement!

Well time to go find some bmw place around here...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-15-2009, 06:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,926
Posted By semantik
jbeurotech: thanks a bunch. Thats what i...

jbeurotech: thanks a bunch.

Thats what i figured on the calibration. I appreciate it thanks. He is a good, reliable, mechanic, but doesnt have expertise on BMW.

Can the sensor be programmed...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-15-2009, 05:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,926
Posted By semantik
Calibration? I just read online that a new...

Calibration?

I just read online that a new sensor has to be calibrated to the car... my guess is my mechanic does not know this, or know how to do this....
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-15-2009, 05:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,926
Posted By semantik
"Steering angle sensor problem" vs "steering angle sensor INTERNAL problem"

Hey All,

So recently my BRAKE light and DSC light stay lit on my 2001 BMW 330ci.

I did some research online and took it to my mechanic (not a BMW expert by any means) and his computer he...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2009, 03:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,159
Posted By semantik
So I found it on realoem.com. They have two...

So I found it on realoem.com. They have two results for "STEERING ANGLE SENSOR"

37146781436 - $259.69
32306793632 - $339.93

I wonder which one I need?

I looked up the first one on ECS...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2009, 02:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,159
Posted By semantik
Need information on a part number and good place to order (should I even fix?)

Hey everyone,

Been awhile since I've been here. My DSC and Brake lights are on yellow, looks to be the "steering angle sensor" in the steering column.

I found this part number online:...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-04-2008, 01:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,082
Posted By semantik
Its not SMG, its a 6 speed manual..

Its not SMG, its a 6 speed manual..
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-04-2008, 03:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,082
Posted By semantik
How To Launch?

My dad just picked up a 2005 M3 with the compitition package. I was wondering what the best way is to launch the car with the M track mode that is offerered with the compitition package. The manual...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-13-2007, 02:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,353
Posted By semantik
Thanks... im hoping its just a mental thing for...

Thanks... im hoping its just a mental thing for now.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-13-2007, 01:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,353
Posted By semantik
New control arm bushings causing vibrations?

Is it normal for my steering wheel to vibrate in higher speeds (>65mph) after getting new control arm bushings put in? I only notice the vibrations when I'm driving straight, when I turn the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-13-2007, 01:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 828
Posted By semantik
bimmerworld.com

bimmerworld.com
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-09-2007, 12:30 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,743
Posted By semantik
Well I took off the bottom of the steering column...

Well I took off the bottom of the steering column and in plain sight i could see a little black hose with a blue strip and it moved and rubbed everytime i moved my steering wheel, when i lifted the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-09-2007, 12:03 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,743
Posted By semantik
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=1026...

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=102688&highlight=power+steering+pump+hissing&page=2

Looks to simply be a vacuum hose beneath the steering column. I swore it sounded like a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-08-2007, 11:50 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,743
Posted By semantik
I'm thinking it may be the power steerign pump. ...

I'm thinking it may be the power steerign pump. If I turn my wheel all the way to the left the sound seems to get pinched off, when i turn it to the right the sound is full volume. Also when the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-08-2007, 11:36 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,743
Posted By semantik
I just priced it all out on that site for $329...

I just priced it all out on that site for $329 haha jesus.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-08-2007, 11:26 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,743
Posted By semantik
And is that just a ridiculous amount for labor or...

And is that just a ridiculous amount for labor or what?
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-08-2007, 11:25 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,743
Posted By semantik
31-12-6-757-623 - Cont. Arm Bushing Set $127 ...

31-12-6-757-623 - Cont. Arm Bushing Set $127
11-28-1-748-130 - idler pulley - $58.25
11-28-1-427-252 - Tensioner - $108.60
11-28-1-433-571 - pulley $113.40
12-61-7-508-003 - thermal sensor...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-08-2007, 07:18 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,743
Posted By semantik
As you can see, i dont know exactly what i'm...

As you can see, i dont know exactly what i'm talking about regarding pricing and parts. I just checked Realoem, looks like a sensor should be $130.
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