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Forum: General E46 Forum 09-26-2011, 02:21 PM
Replies: 496
Views: 302,672
Posted By fixthatbmw
Thank you for this very well written post. i...

Thank you for this very well written post.
i was looking at a major issue here, now i have a call into Sterling BMW in Orange County CA to see if they will do the R&R of the reverse solenoid and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-30-2010, 02:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,678
Posted By fixthatbmw
do not waste your $ for a scan at the dealership...

do not waste your $ for a scan at the dealership like i did,(paid 160.00 and it was the gas cap!!) go buy a peake research scan tool, it is made specific for BMW MFG Codes. It will tell you exactly...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-28-2010, 01:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 9,560
Posted By fixthatbmw
check your heater hoses at the back of the engine...

check your heater hoses at the back of the engine at the fire wall and back to the heater valve and radiator.
if you have a leak at the fire wall connectors it wil slowly drain out while driving...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-26-2010, 10:07 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,738
Posted By fixthatbmw
Arrow Fast oil suction pump that really works

:clap: I just bought a 12volt oil suction pump FOR CHANGING MY OIL. after resarching everything out there, and i mean everything! It is the best price/product COST at auction; 39.OO TOTAL AND IT...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-23-2010, 05:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 980
Posted By fixthatbmw
Thumbs down Bought a new tire a guess what!

I have a 2001 BMW 330i with sport package, owned since new.
i run pilot sport michelin's (a very good tire).
Got stuck had to buy a tire for the rear passenger side and guess what?
This tire,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-23-2010, 04:37 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 9,247
Posted By fixthatbmw
Exclamation Do it right the first time

At 103,000 and seeing your photos you will have other issues with your cooling system for certain. The cooling system parts give out like clock work at at certain mileage points, this is my...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-05-2010, 07:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,375
Posted By fixthatbmw
it is your Pre-cat O2 sensors replace both,...

it is your Pre-cat O2 sensors
replace both, retest after if your service engine soon light comes on again, it is the air mass flow meter, replace it use radiator hose grease before clamping down...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-05-2010, 06:52 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 12,606
Posted By fixthatbmw
forgot one thing, this fooled me totally, the air...

forgot one thing, this fooled me totally, the air vac line hose (3/8") that attaches to the upper intake boot appeared completely normal , no leaks, but! after replacing the lower intake boot, just...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-05-2010, 06:38 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 12,606
Posted By fixthatbmw
there is a required balance in the air/fuel...

there is a required balance in the air/fuel mixture for you to get top MPG, this controled by sensors, this sensor info is sent to the ECM module ie computer to make air/fuel adjustments, for all...
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