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Forum: General E46 Forum 04-28-2014, 02:46 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 718
Posted By jeremy0000
Well if I had advanced trouble shooting skills I...

Well if I had advanced trouble shooting skills I would not need to ask for help here now would I? Let's see, I noticed a transmission warning light after doing an OFHG change so I post a thread...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-28-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 718
Posted By jeremy0000
Thanks for the recommendation, I have a Peake...

Thanks for the recommendation, I have a Peake scanner and I ordered an INPA last night, should have it tomorrow. Was able to download the software last night so hopefully for $20 it will prove...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-28-2014, 12:04 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 718
Posted By jeremy0000
Thanks for the advice, I have not checked the cps...

Thanks for the advice, I have not checked the cps but I will definitely look into it.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-27-2014, 11:14 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 718
Posted By jeremy0000
Hmmm, bicycle eh? I think I will go with JD's...

Hmmm, bicycle eh? I think I will go with JD's advice and get a bus pass. I would probably just end up pissing people off on the bicycle forums.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-27-2014, 09:59 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 718
Posted By jeremy0000
Have not tried to run it yet. I cleaned the idle...

Have not tried to run it yet. I cleaned the idle control valve (got it moving again) and throttle body, cleaned the electrical connectors to the alternator, oil pressure sensor, evap switch, and MAF...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-27-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 718
Posted By jeremy0000
Actually, this morning with the car in 'P' I...

Actually, this morning with the car in 'P' I revved the engine and when it got to the red line I heard a clunk and the car shudders...
any thoughts?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-26-2014, 10:11 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 718
Posted By jeremy0000
Lesson learned, I will definitely get an...

Lesson learned, I will definitely get an education on the auto trans and hopefully the VR will prove the culprit.
Thanks for the help.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-26-2014, 10:08 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 718
Posted By jeremy0000
Quite possible. Any recommendation on how to...

Quite possible. Any recommendation on how to clean the connections?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-26-2014, 09:29 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 718
Posted By jeremy0000
Thanks for the input. I got responses from an...

Thanks for the input. I got responses from an earlier post I made saying that it is safe to drive in limp mode, and from another one of my posts saying that the voltage I had was acceptable. I am...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-26-2014, 09:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 279
Posted By jeremy0000
When I replaced my fuel pump, removing the rear...

When I replaced my fuel pump, removing the rear bench seat made it a lot easier to hear the pump and diagnose. No tools required to remove the bench.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-26-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 718
Posted By jeremy0000
Yes it is. Sorry I should have stated that.

Yes it is. Sorry I should have stated that.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-26-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 718
Posted By jeremy0000
Yes, and yes it is an auto trans.

Yes, and yes it is an auto trans.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-26-2014, 08:06 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 718
Posted By jeremy0000
No, not on its own if that is what you mean. It...

No, not on its own if that is what you mean. It just idles unless I apply the pedal.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-26-2014, 05:27 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 718
Posted By jeremy0000
Table 19. Roger that on cleaning out the idle...

Table 19.
Roger that on cleaning out the idle control valve.

Thanks
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-26-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 718
Posted By jeremy0000
I need some help. Went from limp mode to nonoperational

After doing an OFHG swap my car went into limp mode. No fault codes with Peake tool. Installed brand new battery purchased from dealer. Voltage test at battery with car running was 13.11 - 13.33....
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-23-2014, 03:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 441
Posted By jeremy0000
Update

Update: So I plugged into an OBDII and had no codes. I checked the fuses in the e-box under the hood and they're all good. Not sure how to check the relays. Then it occurred to me to check the...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-23-2014, 02:51 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 16,431
Posted By jeremy0000
Hey thanks for the help, and especially so for...

Hey thanks for the help, and especially so for this DIY! So far the oil pan gasket change is a success, nice and dry.

I did figure out the play in the steering. When reinserting the steering...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-15-2014, 02:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 441
Posted By jeremy0000
Thanks guys, I'll try the OBDII. I disconnected...

Thanks guys, I'll try the OBDII. I disconnected the negative battery cable before starting any work and yeah MAF, alternator, and the other two connectors are where they should be.
Thanks
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-15-2014, 01:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 441
Posted By jeremy0000
is it safe to drive in limp mode?

After completing my OFHG change the 'red cog light' came on and car went into limp mode. I needed to jump the car after the gasket swap and after researching 'limp mode' discovered that it could be...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-14-2014, 06:40 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 16,431
Posted By jeremy0000
steering wheel play after DIY

After completing this diy I have some steering wheel play. I did not remove the lower bolt of the steering coupler as in the diy, I removed the upper bolt on the steering column side and replaced...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-14-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 348
Posted By jeremy0000
third time is a charm OFHG change! WOO-HOO!

After two failed attempts at an OFHG change I finally got it! I changed my oil pan gasket and OFHG and the oil pan was a success but my OFHG still leaked. I took it all apart a second time and...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-14-2014, 12:15 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 146,960
Posted By jeremy0000
Yeah there is a great DIY for the oil pan gasket,...

Yeah there is a great DIY for the oil pan gasket, it's about 13 threads down from
this thread on the first page of the DIY forum. I just used it and had a couple minor hang ups but got answers on...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-13-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 146,960
Posted By jeremy0000
I used a new gasket the first time, and I used...

I used a new gasket the first time, and I used that same gasket again later that day when I took the OFH off for the second time.

I did not pull the engine out I used an engine support bar, worked...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-13-2014, 04:42 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 146,960
Posted By jeremy0000
two failed OFHG attempts

I just replaced my oil pan gasket and my oil filter housing gasket, both had leaks. The oil pan seems fine now but the OFHG still leaked so I took it back apart and inspected. Everything looked okay...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-13-2014, 04:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 147
Posted By jeremy0000
okay, thanks for the reply

okay, thanks for the reply
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