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Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning
Talk about driveline improvements, NA tuning and DME tuning your E46 BMW here. This includes diffs, intakes, exhausts, chips, software and OBD tuning.

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Old 04-16-2010, 07:35 PM   #1
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Unhappy Service Engine Light. help?

Service Engine light is on in my '03 330i. Can anyone in the Charlotte or Concord area help me out with codes? I dont have a lick of sense with electronics but I can do the mechanic work once I know what to fix.
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Old 05-02-2010, 08:04 AM   #2
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Take it to Autozone and have the codes checked then go home and research the codes. You could also go to a Indy shop in your area if you have one. I personally have a scan tool and have carried it with me in the car for the past two weeks since I'm trying to find a problem to a few codes that are consistant coming up.
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Old 05-02-2010, 10:12 AM   #3
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Search for "Peake Tools", if you at all serious about DIY you won't regret it. Makes checking codes a 5 second process.
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Old 05-03-2010, 10:53 AM   #4
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Search for "Peake Tools", if you at all serious about DIY you won't regret it. Makes checking codes a 5 second process.
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