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Forum: General E46 Forum 10-24-2012, 02:45 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,901
Posted By sooper
Bump, any ideas?

Bump, any ideas?
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-23-2012, 08:17 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,901
Posted By sooper
Thanks. I was thinking if the fluid is low and...

Thanks. I was thinking if the fluid is low and try filling it up. I had a change of fluid and filter about a year ago (15k Km's).
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-23-2012, 11:49 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,901
Posted By sooper
It happens when shifting from N to D or from N to...

It happens when shifting from N to D or from N to R (when the transmission engages). It engages violently, feels like something hit me from behind. I feel the problem occurs when the transmission is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-23-2012, 11:40 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,901
Posted By sooper
Jerk when shifting from neutral to drive

Has anybody encountered this problem before? When I start up the car everything is fine. After about a 1 hour drive, when I shift from neutral to drive I feel a violent jerk as the gears engage. This...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-07-2012, 11:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,484
Posted By sooper
Hi! I think I have the similar problem. My oil...

Hi! I think I have the similar problem. My oil pressure light (red) turns on during idle. This happens when the engine is already heated up or about 20 minutes of driving. The light goes away when I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-08-2012, 10:59 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 12,986
Posted By sooper
Hi, I have the same issue. The oil pressure...

Hi, I have the same issue. The oil pressure sensor was changed but still there. The light goes on after about 20 minutes of driving meaning this happens when the oil is already hot and thinned out....
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-28-2012, 11:48 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,680
Posted By sooper
Thanks for the reply. By the way, my car is...

Thanks for the reply. By the way, my car is supercharged. I'm not sure though what my last oil was but I'm considering getting something like 10w50 or 10w60. (I live in a hot place). I replaced my...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-28-2012, 10:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,680
Posted By sooper
Hi, Im reviving this thread because I have a...

Hi, Im reviving this thread because I have a problem with the oil light. When I start the car, everything is normal. Once the engine heats up after about 30 minutes of driving the red oil light stays...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-11-2012, 10:53 AM
Replies: 172
Views: 39,652
Posted By sooper
Im having a problem with my 323 (with aa...

Im having a problem with my 323 (with aa supercharger). Im having very rough idle that comes to a stall and black smoke from my exhaust. I disconnected the MAF then idle comes to normal with no more...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 01-11-2012, 07:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 978
Posted By sooper
Some more info here. So my car idles fine and...

Some more info here. So my car idles fine and does not have black smoke with the MAF unplugged. I changed MAF from a friend's similar car and again that rough idle with clack smoke.

He then...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 01-11-2012, 07:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 978
Posted By sooper
Hi guys, yup I was having a problem before but...

Hi guys, yup I was having a problem before but was different. The car was going into limp mode and solved it by fixing the vac lines.

Here is an update, I removed the MAF and the idle got smooth...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 01-08-2012, 06:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 978
Posted By sooper
Thanks for the reply, that sounds reasonable....

Thanks for the reply, that sounds reasonable. I'll give that a shot before I decide to give up on this car.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 01-08-2012, 05:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 978
Posted By sooper
rough idle and black smoke help!

Hi guys need some help with this long problem with my 323i with an AA supercharger. Here it goes...

My car has an AA supercharger and was running fine then I got limp mode after repairs on a fuel...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-29-2011, 10:00 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,315
Posted By sooper
Best advise in this thread! :clap:

Best advise in this thread! :clap:
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2011, 06:16 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 21,417
Posted By sooper
I will have to admit that Japanese cars are...

I will have to admit that Japanese cars are bulletproof particularly Hondas and Toyotas. I used to have a civic when I was in college and it just kept going and going till the day it was wrecked in...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-27-2011, 05:57 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,315
Posted By sooper
If you want to have a clean slate and do not want...

If you want to have a clean slate and do not want to put out any more money I suggest that you have your car repossessed. It will reflect as bad credit but at least you wont owe anymore money. Yes I...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 11-18-2011, 10:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 748
Posted By sooper
Thanks for the replies. I remembered that I had...

Thanks for the replies. I remembered that I had work with the oil separator. I'll check if these areas have a vacuum leak since I'm really leaning that there is a small leak. I'll change the crank...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 11-10-2011, 10:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 748
Posted By sooper
We cleared it earlier. I just ran the car after...

We cleared it earlier. I just ran the car after it was cleared and intermittent limp mode still persisted after 10 kms. I turned off the engine and restarted it and went out of limp mode. I'll drive...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 11-10-2011, 09:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 748
Posted By sooper
AA SC help and EML + traction control again

Here is another EML issue but i'll tell you the story of my 323i with an AA supercharger.
First time I installed the SC, I have been getting limp mode issues and solved it by finding a vacuum leak...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-26-2011, 09:10 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 7,648
Posted By sooper
Oh lot more sources for leaks in such a tight...

Oh lot more sources for leaks in such a tight engine compartment:facepalm:
Im replacing the cheaper, common gaskets that are easier to reach. Hope I find this leak since it quite smells inside the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-26-2011, 07:32 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 7,648
Posted By sooper
Reviving this old thread. If the OP is still...

Reviving this old thread. If the OP is still around, did you find the source of your leak? I have the same problem and have been chasing an oil leak forever in this car.i have replaced the CVV,...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 02-26-2011, 07:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,373
Posted By sooper
Thanks. I got the torque value by searching the...

Thanks. I got the torque value by searching the forums and googling it. Not sure if this is accurate. Dont want to damage the aluminum block by overtorque but in the same time leak because it is too...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 02-26-2011, 11:03 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 69,249
Posted By sooper
AA supercharger on 323i... RWH: 248

AA supercharger on 323i...
RWH: 248
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 02-26-2011, 10:14 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,373
Posted By sooper
Got my OFH gasket and CCV. I decided to replace...

Got my OFH gasket and CCV. I decided to replace theCCV too since it is not an expensive part and I'll be have access to the area. I bought some engine degreaser to degrease the area of the gasket as...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 02-22-2011, 08:01 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,373
Posted By sooper
Exactly what I am experiencing. It has no smell...

Exactly what I am experiencing. It has no smell in the morning when the car is cold but after driving for about half an hour when it heats up the smell is there. I think Ill replace the ccv while im...
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