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Forum: General BMW Model Discussion 03-05-2013, 02:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 8,810
Posted By Dare32
I think next step would be to get those codes and...

I think next step would be to get those codes and post them here. Also if you could clear the codes, once car is hot and see if they are any codes coming back. Record those so you know which codes...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-05-2013, 12:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 843
Posted By Dare32
Dejvid, have you ever figured this out. my...

Dejvid,

have you ever figured this out. my brothers' car has same symptoms and he is asking for help.
Forum: General BMW Model Discussion 03-05-2013, 12:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 8,810
Posted By Dare32
toxicG35, When MAF disconnected, ECU default...

toxicG35,
When MAF disconnected, ECU default values are used instead of real reading from the MAF. At this time you could have increased RPM's and/or other parameters changed so ECU is not...
Forum: General BMW Model Discussion 03-05-2013, 12:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 8,810
Posted By Dare32
Sameuro, have you fixed it? If not I would go...

Sameuro, have you fixed it?
If not I would go after the vacuum leak as it's fairly easy and cheep thing to do. Let me know if you need help.
Forum: General BMW Model Discussion 01-26-2013, 02:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 8,810
Posted By Dare32
toxicg35, my car would misfire only on...

toxicg35,

my car would misfire only on idling <1000 rpm after only 30 seconds. Because this is manual transmission, I could drive it all day without getting into the "mode".
For example: If I...
Forum: General BMW Model Discussion 01-24-2013, 03:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 8,810
Posted By Dare32
Yes, I found what was wrong...

After almost 6 months of searching, reading, testing, I found small leak between cylinder 3 and cylinder 4. So the leak is from one cylinder to another, no other systems involved so I had no problems...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-15-2012, 10:38 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 40,612
Posted By Dare32
I am praying with you my friend. Please post what...

I am praying with you my friend. Please post what happened.

P.S. for the uploads I use DropBox.
Forum: New Member Introductions 05-10-2012, 02:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 539
Posted By Dare32
I know right ;)

I know right ;)
Forum: General BMW Model Discussion 05-10-2012, 02:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 8,810
Posted By Dare32
I see, no one can figure this one out. Anyways,...

I see, no one can figure this one out.
Anyways, I'll keep posting until I find resolution and hopefully help someone else.
I tested everything I could,
1. plugs and coils
2. Gas supply pressure...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-09-2012, 10:33 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 40,612
Posted By Dare32
CHLENZ62, could you please take photo of...

CHLENZ62,

could you please take photo of that broken part so I can try to locate it and see if same thing is happening on mine, I would really appreciate it. I spent so much time and money it's...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-09-2012, 10:21 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 40,612
Posted By Dare32
hello dslboomer, I just wanted to clarify the...

hello dslboomer, I just wanted to clarify the issue I had was secondary air only. I had it since November, and after replacing some parts, it developed misfiring in two cylinders. I believe my...
Forum: General BMW Model Discussion 05-09-2012, 07:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 8,810
Posted By Dare32
Misfire E53 2001 X5 3.0i - P0300, P1349, P1347

Hello, I am posting this tread in hope to find resolution for the issue that I have and to help in future, to everyone who might face same problem.
Here are details on what was going on and how I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-04-2012, 09:08 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 40,612
Posted By Dare32
Thanks for quick reply. Unfortunately I did...

Thanks for quick reply.

Unfortunately I did all of that you suggesting. Spark plugs were replaced with NGK double platinum. no-go. Swapped coils 3 times now and always reports P0300 first then...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-03-2012, 11:49 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 40,612
Posted By Dare32
I just measured O2 sensors from cold start. Thank...

I just measured O2 sensors from cold start. Thank you dslboomer for sharing info, I used Tourqe to log the data and this is what I came up with. Could anyone tell me if this is good or does this...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-03-2012, 08:52 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 40,612
Posted By Dare32
Thanks, I just purchased the app. $4.95 and it's...

Thanks, I just purchased the app. $4.95 and it's worth every penny.
Soon I will be posting my graphs too. :thumbsup:

When I was in the middle of figuring out if oxygen sensors were bad, my...
Forum: New Member Introductions 05-02-2012, 03:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 539
Posted By Dare32
cool, happy beemering Sent from my LG-P999...

cool, happy beemering

Sent from my LG-P999 using Bimmer App
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-01-2012, 07:37 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 40,612
Posted By Dare32
What do you guys use to create these nice graphs?...

What do you guys use to create these nice graphs? I played around with many applications but all I could find was locked for free versions. Is it only on paid versions or is there some free app?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-26-2012, 02:14 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 40,612
Posted By Dare32
Thank you, i wouldn't think of that in a million...

Thank you, i wouldn't think of that in a million years. It makes sense now.

Sent from my LG-P999 using Bimmer App
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-26-2012, 11:36 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 40,612
Posted By Dare32
I didn't even think about deep water :banghead: ...

I didn't even think about deep water :banghead:
I see the rings on the tube and there is clip close by but not perfectly aligned, it looks like that rings should be 2" further up. Anyways, I am not...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-25-2012, 09:08 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 40,612
Posted By Dare32
Sorry about the size of the photo. I realized it...

Sorry about the size of the photo. I realized it after I posted it and had no time to fix right away.
You are right this is not E46 it is E53 and these engines are very similar. However, I located...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-23-2012, 12:47 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 40,612
Posted By Dare32
Does anyone know where is this normally...

Does anyone know where is this normally connected. I found it loose on both ends in intake area. Obviously this was disconnected by mechanic some time ago. It looks like it could be connecting to...
Forum: New Member Introductions 04-22-2012, 05:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 539
Posted By Dare32
Hello all

Hello everyone. I live in US massachusetts. I currently have 2001 X5 stick and 2005 325xi auto.

Sent from my LG-G2X using Bimmer App
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-22-2012, 11:27 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 40,612
Posted By Dare32
I just measured it. Regarding voltages while...

I just measured it.

Regarding voltages while secondary air is still active, I measured this using application on the phone, so it is not going to be 100% accurate, but it could be good indication....
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-21-2012, 11:12 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 40,612
Posted By Dare32
I am very interested in your findings, so please...

I am very interested in your findings, so please post back if that fixed your problem. Thank you.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-21-2012, 11:03 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 40,612
Posted By Dare32
I had many other issues in the meantime, but here...

I had many other issues in the meantime, but here is what I did so far. I measured voltage using multimeter, and as I promised I charged the battery over night and voltage in the morning was almost...
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