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Forum: General E46 Forum 06-13-2014, 12:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 472
Posted By ZBNYNC
What kind of freeze frame data? Do you mean the...

What kind of freeze frame data? Do you mean the long and short term fuel trims?
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-09-2014, 05:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 472
Posted By ZBNYNC
Bad Vanos Seals Check Engine Light

I have been struggling with a low RPM idle and a check engine light for lean fuel mixture on banks 1 and 2 codes P0171 and P0174 for about 6 months now. My question is, can bad vanos seals cause a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-06-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 881
Posted By ZBNYNC
They were two 30 amp fuses in the electronics box...

They were two 30 amp fuses in the electronics box underneath the hood. I don't remember exactly which two though.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-04-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 881
Posted By ZBNYNC
Thank you for all of your guys' help with...

Thank you for all of your guys' help with everything!
I finally found out what was wrong and got it fixed. It turned out to not be the computer, which was a waste of time and money to send out but...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-24-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 881
Posted By ZBNYNC
I'll have to go checking everything with the...

I'll have to go checking everything with the throttle body then although I haven't done anything with it since I cleaned it out last month. I can't see it being fine a month and then all of a sudden...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-23-2014, 11:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 881
Posted By ZBNYNC
I did actually check the gas pedal mechanism and...

I did actually check the gas pedal mechanism and didn't see anything wrong there. What should I be looking for or testing for though? If my throttle position sensor was messed up, wouldn't I be...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-23-2014, 04:46 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 881
Posted By ZBNYNC
But even if it was just the throttle body...

But even if it was just the throttle body connector that broke, wouldn't the car still have spark? Or did the computer go bad because of the throttle body connector?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-21-2014, 08:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 881
Posted By ZBNYNC
How did you figure out it was the throttle body...

How did you figure out it was the throttle body connector? Did you check it or see the broken wire?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-21-2014, 04:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 881
Posted By ZBNYNC
Thanks for your help guys. I sent the computer...

Thanks for your help guys. I sent the computer out this morning to have it rebuilt because everything that I've read and tried has pointed to the computer being at fault. I'll be sure to say how...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-20-2014, 09:41 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 881
Posted By ZBNYNC
I disconnected my battery and let it sit...

I disconnected my battery and let it sit overnight last night and it didn't do anything. I don't think it's my alternator either because I have never gotten a battery light or any signs that my...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-20-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 881
Posted By ZBNYNC
I did check the fuse pack under the hood and all...

I did check the fuse pack under the hood and all of those fuses were good. I checked all of the fuses in the car and ohmed them all out and they were all good.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-20-2014, 04:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 881
Posted By ZBNYNC
I checked for spark by pulling the coil and spark...

I checked for spark by pulling the coil and spark plug out. I left the coil plugged in and the spark plug plugged into the coil and I grounded the plug and I got no spark.
I checked all the fuses...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-20-2014, 08:51 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 881
Posted By ZBNYNC
Not Starting + EML Light, DSC Light, Brake Light

Hi everyone, I was wondering if someone could help me with what seems like a weird problem to me.

I was driving my car around yesterday when I had my EML light, my DSC light, and my brake light...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-21-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 489
Posted By ZBNYNC
I don't know if you tried it with this off but in...

I don't know if you tried it with this off but in both of the pictures you have, the A/C is on. The button to the right that's lit up with the snowflake on it is for the A/C. Try turning that off and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-06-2013, 02:17 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,129
Posted By ZBNYNC
Babying car for fear of breaking something

One thing you can do with the ashtray cover is to repaint it using Plastidip. I did that in my old 328, along with the entire center console and the frame around the heated seats and HiFi buttons....
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-05-2013, 10:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 265
Posted By ZBNYNC
Like lszlszx said, try to swap the ignition coils...

Like lszlszx said, try to swap the ignition coils from the bad cylinders to a good cylinder. If the code moves from the bad cylinder to the good cylinder, then the ignition coil is bad.
If the car...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-05-2013, 09:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 265
Posted By ZBNYNC
The P0340 code means a bad intake camshaft...

The P0340 code means a bad intake camshaft position sensor and the P1346 and the P1351 codes mean a "misfire during start on cylinder 3" and a "misfire on cylinder 5". These will normally give the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-25-2013, 10:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 374
Posted By ZBNYNC
It is a really common problem. I've had to...

It is a really common problem. I've had to replace the pumps on both my 328 and my 325. I picked one up from AutoZone for $15.00. You can get one online from RockAuto for about $5.00. They're so...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-19-2013, 03:01 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,897
Posted By ZBNYNC
No I don't, it has a brand new valve cover gasket.

No I don't, it has a brand new valve cover gasket.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-19-2013, 08:37 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,897
Posted By ZBNYNC
It's going to be awhile before I get a new DISA...

It's going to be awhile before I get a new DISA or the OBDII software because I'm a little short on money right now and I just found out that both my tensioner pulleys and my idler pulley are bad so...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-18-2013, 09:37 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,255
Posted By ZBNYNC
02 325i making buzzing sound at 2k rpm

I was just having a similar problem on my 2004 325i only it was at around 1k instead of 2k RPM's. It turned out to be my tensioner pulley by the A/C compressor. Upon further inspection both of my...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-14-2013, 05:38 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,897
Posted By ZBNYNC
Sorry, I've been really busy with work and school...

Sorry, I've been really busy with work and school lately and I haven't gotten a chance to come on here or work on the car.

I haven't fixed the problem yet but I plan on buying a better OBDII...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-10-2013, 03:08 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,897
Posted By ZBNYNC
Well, today I replaced my spark plugs because as...

Well, today I replaced my spark plugs because as far as I can tell the previous owners never did the 100,000 mile maintenance that the car was supposed to have. I know I originally said the plugs...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-09-2013, 11:47 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,897
Posted By ZBNYNC
When I put the car in neutral or park the idle...

When I put the car in neutral or park the idle does get better. When it's in drive or reverse the RPM is at about 500 or 550 but when I put it in park or neutral the RPM's go up to about 600 and the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-09-2013, 05:16 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,897
Posted By ZBNYNC
Mine is an automatic. Overall I do feel that the...

Mine is an automatic. Overall I do feel that the vibration is stemming from the rough idle and I think I'm getting the rough idle because the car's RPM's at an idle are much lower than they should...
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