First post, had a few questions - E46Fanatics E46 BMW Social Directory E46 FAQ 3-Series Discussion Forums BMW Photo Gallery BMW 3-Series Technical Information E46 Fanatics - The Ultimate BMW Resource BMW Vendors General E46 Forum The Tire Rack's Tire Wheel Forum Forced Induction Forum The Off-Topic The E46 BMW Showroom For Sale, For Trade or Wanting to Buy

Go Back   E46Fanatics > E46 BMW > E46 Xi Forum

E46 Xi Forum
The E46 XI was produced from 01-05 in sedan and touring body styles. Powered by either a 2.5L inline 6 in the 325xi or a 3.0L inline 6 330xi. Discuss all thing about BMW AWD E46 'Xi' here.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 05-29-2019, 03:00 PM   #1
Librairyan
Registered User
 
Join Date: May 2019
Posts: 1
First post, had a few questions

Just bought a 01 325xi a month ago, guy had a lot of work done on the car, receipts for everything had new valve cover axles pretty much the works. Came with enkei rims new Yokohama weather tech mats and new spare parts 02 sensors filters bulbs ect. Paid 2k for the car. After a few weeks noticed when I switch to shift mode sometimes I lose power random in 1st and or 2nd but after that it's fine and it's always on take off, wonder if u guys know what it could be. Also while I'm driving I hear almost like the exhaust is loose or a plate is vibrating any ideas on that would be helpful thanks
Librairyan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-08-2019, 08:06 AM   #2
Rickna
Registered User
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: West Haven, CT, USA
Posts: 2,104
My Ride: '02 330xi - '09 IS-F
Year: 2002
Model: 330xi
Transmission: AT
Change the trans fluid & filter-No such thing as "lifetime fluid". Not the easiest access but it should solve issues.
As far as the rattles look for lose heat shields and worn hangers.
__________________
2001 BMW 330xi
2009 Lexus IS-F
Rickna is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Censor is ON



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:56 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
(c) 1999 - VerticalScope Inc. All rights reserved.