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Forum: General E46 Forum 11-14-2012, 05:51 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,091
Posted By silvrXI
Why do people still insist on disconnecting the...

Why do people still insist on disconnecting the battery with the car running? This is not a recommended diagnostic test. It can be dangerous!
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-14-2012, 01:05 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 997
Posted By silvrXI
I had this exact problem, unfortunately both of...

I had this exact problem, unfortunately both of my e14s were seized. So siezed that i managed to break one off in the block, and the other cracked a chunk off of the block. This was a sad day.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-14-2012, 01:01 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,763
Posted By silvrXI
BMW did recall water pumps, on the new V8, N63...

BMW did recall water pumps, on the new V8, N63 all were called in to have replacement of the auxillary coolant pump. BMW only recalls the stuff that really needs to... Sorry about your situation,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-13-2012, 09:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,722
Posted By silvrXI
FOR YOUR HESITATION: replace "suckimg jet pump"...

FOR YOUR HESITATION: replace "suckimg jet pump" for vacuum control,( not the one in the gas tank) replace vanos seals, clear adaptations...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-13-2012, 09:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,141
Posted By silvrXI
Your struggle is with the trans cooler t-stat,...

Your struggle is with the trans cooler t-stat, hope you purchased a new one because its probably broken. You need to pull up hard on the expansion tank, it is stuck on this trans fluid t-stat. Pull...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-13-2012, 02:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 411
Posted By silvrXI
BMW, 2 year warranty, labor included.

BMW, 2 year warranty, labor included.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-12-2012, 06:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,611
Posted By silvrXI
If the secondary air is vacuum controlled, any...

If the secondary air is vacuum controlled, any vacuum leak could cause that fault.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-12-2012, 06:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,611
Posted By silvrXI
Sounds like a massive vacuum leak honestly. The...

Sounds like a massive vacuum leak honestly. The fact that the mixture adaptation fault set so quickly again after clearing indicates it is seeing way to much oxygen to compensate. The other faults...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-12-2012, 05:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 367
Posted By silvrXI
That sound is the starter motor spinning but not...

That sound is the starter motor spinning but not engaging with the flywheel. Likely due to a weak solenoid or mis-alignment of starter gear (missing dowel pin or loose bolt). Inspect starter, if it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-12-2012, 09:09 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,152
Posted By silvrXI
Mine was off a little, performed bmw service...

Mine was off a little, performed bmw service function "consumption indicator calibration". Been good ever since.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-11-2012, 02:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 941
Posted By silvrXI
Heat shield possibly. Also check the exhaust...

Heat shield possibly. Also check the exhaust bracket that mounts to the trans, sometimes it breaks and rattles against the exhaust
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-10-2012, 08:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 683
Posted By silvrXI
Not visible, be sure o- ring is placed in the...

Not visible, be sure o- ring is placed in the right groove.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-10-2012, 08:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,040
Posted By silvrXI
Fuel level sensor or siphon jet pump, try filling...

Fuel level sensor or siphon jet pump, try filling the gas tank up.

Edit-just read your Post.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-10-2012, 01:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 520
Posted By silvrXI
Lol... Floor mat stuck behind gas pedal...

Lol... Floor mat stuck behind gas pedal...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-09-2012, 11:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 520
Posted By silvrXI
Trolls be trollin.

Trolls be trollin.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-08-2012, 11:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,090
Posted By silvrXI
On cold starts mine will hover above 1k, after...

On cold starts mine will hover above 1k, after about 45 seconds, drops to 700. However, i have programmed mine to do this.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-08-2012, 07:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 456
Posted By silvrXI
+1

+1
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-08-2012, 12:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 425
Posted By silvrXI
Intermittent crank no start is a symptom of...

Intermittent crank no start is a symptom of failing fuel pump. Although several other things can cause this symptom, fuel pumps on E46 are notorious. Especially when tank is ran below 1/4 tank. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-08-2012, 08:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 635
Posted By silvrXI
For the record... I had my...

For the record...
I had my engine/trans/subframe assembly dropped from the car when i was refreshing the engine seals etc, after re-installing i had an intermittent no crank no start. After parts...
Forum: Southwest 11-08-2012, 12:56 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,952
Posted By silvrXI
Interested, why are u selling?

Interested, why are u selling?
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-08-2012, 12:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 635
Posted By silvrXI
Engone ground!!! Try to jump start with the...

Engone ground!!! Try to jump start with the negative cable connected to a major engine ground point. The engine ground cable is located on passanger side motor mount.
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 11-08-2012, 12:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 778
Posted By silvrXI
Bent valve why? How dod the valve get bent. It...

Bent valve why? How dod the valve get bent. It is possible that the piston rod is bent or compressed. Causing the cylinder to have low conpression. Have you conpression/leak tested cylinders?
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 11-08-2012, 12:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 630
Posted By silvrXI
"Constant pressure valve". Its a small plug on...

"Constant pressure valve". Its a small plug on the upper portion of the block behind the exhaust manifolds. Pretty common and when it leaks, IT LEAKS!!! Whats needed for replacement is a 3/8s drive...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-07-2012, 01:54 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,574
Posted By silvrXI
Even funnier... Too bad they locked the thread. ...

Even funnier... Too bad they locked the thread.

http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.php?t=1913917
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-07-2012, 01:51 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,574
Posted By silvrXI
Please take him back he is not wanted on our...

Please take him back he is not wanted on our forum.

-slvrxi
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