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Forum: General E46 Forum 01-12-2013, 01:59 PM
Replies: 29
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Posted By mkt3c
After 300 miles the SES light finally came on....

After 300 miles the SES light finally came on. Got codes read and had 2, secondary air injection system bank 1 and bank 2.

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Forum: General E46 Forum 01-10-2013, 05:23 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,266
Posted By mkt3c
To do this weekend: Disa seal, upper and lower...

To do this weekend:
Disa seal, upper and lower intake boots, all new vacuum lines, new air filter, new fuel filter, clean throttle body and ICV

Hopefully I'll get this idle smoothed out


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Forum: General E46 Forum 01-09-2013, 11:45 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,266
Posted By mkt3c
I agree Its all worth it and I'm all for...

I agree Its all worth it and I'm all for preventive maintenance on my car but I am a college student with tuition due this week and right now I can't afford to drop a lot of money if its not going to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-08-2013, 07:48 PM
Replies: 29
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Posted By mkt3c
I'm still having rough idle problems guys I need...

I'm still having rough idle problems guys I need some more help. My intake boots looked fine when i replaced the ccv but i ordered new upper and lower boots just to be sure and will swap those out...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-07-2013, 07:05 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,266
Posted By mkt3c
Figured it out. I knocked the upper hose off the...

Figured it out. I knocked the upper hose off the thermostat when i was taking the fan off. But I put it back on and it blew off again so I'm guessing the clip is broken off. I need to be more careful...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-07-2013, 02:08 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,266
Posted By mkt3c
Ok guys i replaced the ccv and ofhg. :thumbup:...

Ok guys i replaced the ccv and ofhg. :thumbup: Pretty time consuming but not too difficult. I put in the cold weather version and I followed the DIY video from bavauto. Unfortunately i still have a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-02-2013, 05:14 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,266
Posted By mkt3c
After looking at DIY write ups and videos I'm...

After looking at DIY write ups and videos I'm thinking I'm gonna do it. The OFHG seems pretty simple and I think I can handle the CCV. How long do you guys think this would take me. I'm no master...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-02-2013, 10:58 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,266
Posted By mkt3c
Alright I took it the the mechanic today and he...

Alright I took it the the mechanic today and he says its the ccv and I have an oil filter housing gasket leak. I had codes for bank 1 and 2 lean and some misfires. Sound right? He quoted roughly...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-01-2013, 08:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,266
Posted By mkt3c
I checked coolant as well and it was a bit low...

I checked coolant as well and it was a bit low but not much

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Forum: General E46 Forum 01-01-2013, 07:53 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,266
Posted By mkt3c
I went out today and noticed i have a yellow...

I went out today and noticed i have a yellow sludge under my oil cap. Is this related? Please tell me I don't have a cracked head

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Forum: General E46 Forum 12-31-2012, 05:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,266
Posted By mkt3c
I don't think I was back that far. Could it be...

I don't think I was back that far. Could it be coincidental camshaft position sensor? Or just an intake air leak? What hoses could i have dosconnected?

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Forum: General E46 Forum 12-31-2012, 05:07 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,266
Posted By mkt3c
Would a regular obd scanner show more codes than...

Would a regular obd scanner show more codes than my scanner software?

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Forum: General E46 Forum 12-31-2012, 03:28 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,266
Posted By mkt3c
Went out and read the voltage. Getting 12.5-12.6...

Went out and read the voltage. Getting 12.5-12.6 with key on and 14.6 with engine running

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Forum: General E46 Forum 12-31-2012, 02:48 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,266
Posted By mkt3c
I replaced my valeo alternator with a reman bosch...

I replaced my valeo alternator with a reman bosch from o'reilly auto parts. Could this be the problem? Where exactly is the ccv hose? I'll check out those links as soon i get home. I have the bmw...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-31-2012, 01:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,266
Posted By mkt3c
Need help with rough idle and stalling

Alright so the alternator on my 2001 330xi went out last week so I replaced it. After install I tried to start it and it would just turn over but never fire. I searched and read somewhere that if the...
Forum: Exterior 10-29-2012, 09:11 PM
Replies: 46
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Posted By mkt3c
Pm sent Sent from my DROID RAZR using Bimmer...

Pm sent

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Forum: General E46 Forum 10-16-2012, 06:19 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,358
Posted By mkt3c
Yeah oh well the search continues. Thanks a lot! ...

Yeah oh well the search continues. Thanks a lot!

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Forum: General E46 Forum 10-16-2012, 06:04 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,358
Posted By mkt3c
Thanks cak i've already ruled that one out. I...

Thanks cak i've already ruled that one out. I love that brown interior though and that dark grey paint if you see anything with that color combo let me know! :thumbup: my xi needs a garage buddy...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-16-2012, 05:27 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,358
Posted By mkt3c
No all i got was his story on the tow hitch and...

No all i got was his story on the tow hitch and how only a few things were replaced (did not mention bumper) and he said that airbags didn't deploy. Then when i asked for more pictures of interior...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-16-2012, 05:11 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,358
Posted By mkt3c
He told me airbags didnt deploy Sent from my...

He told me airbags didnt deploy

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Forum: General E46 Forum 10-16-2012, 12:25 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,358
Posted By mkt3c
Oh I am. He's definitely not telling the truth....

Oh I am. He's definitely not telling the truth. probably about a lot of things

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Forum: General E46 Forum 10-16-2012, 12:22 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,358
Posted By mkt3c
I text him and asked for a parts list of what was...

I text him and asked for a parts list of what was replaced after hitting the tow hitch. He claims he owns a body shop and hood grills and one latch were replaced?

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Forum: General E46 Forum 10-16-2012, 10:39 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,358
Posted By mkt3c
Definitely gonna keep looking. Thanks guys! ...

Definitely gonna keep looking. Thanks guys!

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Forum: General E46 Forum 10-16-2012, 10:38 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,358
Posted By mkt3c
I had the same suspicions. So this dude probably...

I had the same suspicions. So this dude probably just put some zhp wheels on a zsp, changed the bumper and is calling it a zhp. Haha "if you don't know what a zhp is then don't call me"

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Forum: General E46 Forum 10-16-2012, 09:05 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,358
Posted By mkt3c
Good deal on zhp or should I stay clear?

Guy says he ran into a tow hitch on a truck at 10mph which is the cause of the rebuilt title. Car looks clean what are your oponions? Should I check it out or stay clear?
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