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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-12-2015, 11:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 715
Posted By bmw330pp
Look up the bav auto ccv videos. Thats not even...

Look up the bav auto ccv videos. Thats not even close to being a hard job, and if you're slightly mechanically inclined you can realistically get the job done in 4-5 hours.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-04-2015, 04:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 837
Posted By bmw330pp
Can you elaborate a bit more?

Can you elaborate a bit more?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-03-2015, 01:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 837
Posted By bmw330pp
My daily commute is mixed. Both highway and...

My daily commute is mixed. Both highway and city/traffic. We'll see how it goes next week when I start driving it again.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-02-2015, 09:07 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 837
Posted By bmw330pp
How would you explain the fact that oil stopped...

How would you explain the fact that oil stopped burning since the change of the plugs then?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-02-2015, 07:47 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 837
Posted By bmw330pp
Would the spark plugs cause excessive oil...

Would the spark plugs cause excessive oil consumption? I just came back from Laughlin, and my car apparently stopped burning oil.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-28-2015, 09:32 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 837
Posted By bmw330pp
Idk about drilling and welding the tube. Idk if...

Idk about drilling and welding the tube. Idk if mine is the same (it looks the same), but it wasn't clogged.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-28-2015, 09:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 837
Posted By bmw330pp
The plugs were in there before the CCV was done....

The plugs were in there before the CCV was done. I did pull the dip stick tube out and cleaned the crap out of it with brake cleaner and pipe cleaners. It didn't seem to be clogged though.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-28-2015, 08:34 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 837
Posted By bmw330pp
JKRIT, they are OE BMW. Right below the Bosch...

JKRIT, they are OE BMW. Right below the Bosch lettering is BMW with a part number. You just can't see it in the picture.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-28-2015, 08:32 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 837
Posted By bmw330pp
marcozandrini, I did put NGK's in.

marcozandrini, I did put NGK's in.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-28-2015, 08:31 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 837
Posted By bmw330pp
Fast Bob, I changed out the CCV about a month or...

Fast Bob, I changed out the CCV about a month or 2 ago. Could this just be the residual from before?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-27-2015, 11:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 837
Posted By bmw330pp
120,000 + spark plugs

So I changed my spark plugs tonight, and I'm amazed/baffled. They look like they are the original plugs because of how bad they look. The baffling part is that the stealership was supposed to have...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-09-2015, 12:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 308
Posted By bmw330pp
Remove the DISA valve for a little more wiggle...

Remove the DISA valve for a little more wiggle room.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-05-2015, 09:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 532
Posted By bmw330pp
Do all cars have it available? I have 2004 330ci.

Do all cars have it available? I have 2004 330ci.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-05-2015, 12:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 532
Posted By bmw330pp
What would you use this BT code for?

What would you use this BT code for?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-05-2015, 12:01 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,410
Posted By bmw330pp
Very interesting. Just did CCV, and everything...

Very interesting. Just did CCV, and everything was awesome for a few weeks, then the oil consumption came back. Feeling too lazy to search, so a link to this mod would be nice.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-05-2015, 11:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 445
Posted By bmw330pp
I'm at 120,000 miles. Since I did CCV, would you...

I'm at 120,000 miles. Since I did CCV, would you say things are pointing to the fuel filter or pump malfunctioning?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-05-2015, 11:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 445
Posted By bmw330pp
...and to confirm your assumption, yes I am off...

...and to confirm your assumption, yes I am off the throttle when braking.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-05-2015, 11:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 445
Posted By bmw330pp
There might be a possibility I cleaned it, but I...

There might be a possibility I cleaned it, but I don't know unless I see it. When I removed the TB, would the ICV have been attached to the TB?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-05-2015, 07:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 445
Posted By bmw330pp
I know I cleaned the TB for sure, but where was...

I know I cleaned the TB for sure, but where was the ICV?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-03-2015, 09:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 533
Posted By bmw330pp
Is this a 325 or 330? The gauges have silver...

Is this a 325 or 330? The gauges have silver trim, which as far as I know is exclusive to ZHP package, but this car definitely isn't a ZHP. Also, it looks like it has HK sound, so its either a stock...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-03-2015, 09:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 445
Posted By bmw330pp
Codes P0172 & P0175

Probable Causes? CCV recently changed, intake boots have not tears. Idle is randomly very shaky and unstable. When braking, rpm's will try to drop below 400, then gas surges to shoot the rpm's back...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-30-2015, 12:53 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 742
Posted By bmw330pp
Just bought an Innova 31603. Not too sure on the...

Just bought an Innova 31603. Not too sure on the verdict yet, but it found P0172 & P0175 on my car.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-25-2015, 08:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 620
Posted By bmw330pp
I'm happy to report that I finished it yesterday...

I'm happy to report that I finished it yesterday in about 4.5 hours. I was so worried that it would take my whole weekend away, or the fact I might be missing something and have to wait for a part. ...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-24-2015, 08:21 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 620
Posted By bmw330pp
ahull, thanks for the recommendation. I think I'd...

ahull, thanks for the recommendation. I think I'd rather handle one thing at a time. My concern with adding more things to an already extensive to do list would cause some mistakes due to me being...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-24-2015, 08:18 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 620
Posted By bmw330pp
bluebee: Thanks for the recommendation, but I...

bluebee: Thanks for the recommendation, but I already have all the parts, and I'm not really into doing mickey mouse jobs. Especially not on an engine that can cost over 7k to replace if something...
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