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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Yesterday, 07:38 PM
Replies: 9
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Posted By X3-terrestrial
Check this out, I know is far from you, but it...

Check this out, I know is far from you, but it looks to be very well taken care of. And it's an Imola/Imola!

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=1080262
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 07-04-2015, 09:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 329
Posted By X3-terrestrial
That's how I got the damn bug! Good luck in your...

That's how I got the damn bug! Good luck in your car hunt!
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 07-03-2015, 07:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 329
Posted By X3-terrestrial
Congrats on the new job! Searching...

Congrats on the new job! Searching bimmershops.com in your area returns couple of BMW Independent shops that should be able to perform a PPI.

http://www.bimmershops.com/search?q=Lake+City%2C+FL
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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 07-03-2015, 07:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 248
Posted By X3-terrestrial
When you say fan works properly, do you refer to...

When you say fan works properly, do you refer to the electric auxiliary multi speed fan? or the mechanical fan ?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 07-03-2015, 07:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 329
Posted By X3-terrestrial
That will depend in the condition and maintenance...

That will depend in the condition and maintenance history of the M3. For the sound of it, I would not keep the 323 any longer, sounds like a real money pit.
M3's are high maintenance as well, but...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 06-25-2015, 06:44 PM
Replies: 343
Views: 167,673
Posted By X3-terrestrial
What Supercourse said, you probably have other...

What Supercourse said, you probably have other issue. wheel speed sensors, yaw sensor, steering angle sensor, etc. trigger these lights. To my knowledge, the steering angle sensor is the only one...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 06-22-2015, 08:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 294
Posted By X3-terrestrial
Yes, that would point more to warped rotors...

Yes, that would point more to warped rotors (pulsating pedal), steering wheel vibration could be something else like a bent or out of balance wheel, bad or too worn tires.
You are definitely dealing...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 06-22-2015, 07:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 294
Posted By X3-terrestrial
Sounds like Control Arm Bushings to me. That will...

Sounds like Control Arm Bushings to me. That will give you the front end vibration under moderate to heavy braking. (not to be confused with pedal or steering wheel vibration)
End links, sway bar,...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 06-22-2015, 07:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 382
Posted By X3-terrestrial
This code is one of the most difficult ones to...

This code is one of the most difficult ones to diagnose for the DIY'er. Besides the gas cap, the tank breather valve and the actual leak diagnosis pump will throw the same code, and without the...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 06-22-2015, 06:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 294
Posted By X3-terrestrial
Hi there and welcome to the 'fest! First,...

Hi there and welcome to the 'fest!
First, please stop turning old rotors and replace them with new OEM. Then re-evaluate replacing Control Arm Bushings. (You'll have to do the bushings sooner than...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 06-22-2015, 06:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 399
Posted By X3-terrestrial
Good luck in your search!

Good luck in your search!
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 06-22-2015, 06:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 300
Posted By X3-terrestrial
Congrats! I've heard that about Carbon Black...

Congrats! I've heard that about Carbon Black before, my old E36 was Cosmos Black and use to have that effect in the light as well. Manual or SMG?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 06-22-2015, 01:58 PM
Replies: 104
Sticky: Pay It Forward
Views: 46,694
Posted By X3-terrestrial
Just a reminder that this thread is not a "For...

Just a reminder that this thread is not a "For Sale" or "Want to buy" thread. This was created so X3 owners can post their "extra" parts that they are willing to give away to help another X3 owner...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 06-17-2015, 07:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 308
Posted By X3-terrestrial
Hi! Welcome to the 'fest! Maybe you didn't...

Hi! Welcome to the 'fest!
Maybe you didn't realize but you posted in the M3 forum, even though there are M3 'verts, you'll have much more visibility and feedback if you post in the general e46...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 05-31-2015, 08:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 506
Posted By X3-terrestrial
Need more info....how many miles on the car and...

Need more info....how many miles on the car and how many miles on a set of rear tires? These cars are rear tire hungry, most people get anywhere between 10k to 25k miles on a set of rear tires,...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 05-31-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 512
Posted By X3-terrestrial
Save yourself some headaches and get a manual.

Save yourself some headaches and get a manual.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-30-2015, 10:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 280
Posted By X3-terrestrial
Unrelated-Have the OBDII codes read to see what...

Unrelated-Have the OBDII codes read to see what the problem(s) could be.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 05-30-2015, 01:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 594
Posted By X3-terrestrial
Don't trust what they tell you, ask for...

Don't trust what they tell you, ask for maintenance records and take it to a BMW shop for a PPI.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 05-21-2015, 07:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 598
Posted By X3-terrestrial
You worn your clutch out! Replace clutch and...

You worn your clutch out! Replace clutch and you'll be fine ....until the next!~lol
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-14-2015, 10:30 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,337
Posted By X3-terrestrial
I would replace the fuel filter right away if it...

I would replace the fuel filter right away if it hasn't. I had an intermittent stalling issue for a while and went away once I replaced the fuel filter, i think it was around 120,000 mile and hasn't...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-09-2015, 05:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,337
Posted By X3-terrestrial
It would be beneficial if you provided more...

It would be beneficial if you provided more information about the car like how many miles and maintenance history. That way is easier to determine probable cause.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-09-2015, 04:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,990
Posted By X3-terrestrial
No issues whatsoever after replacing the plugs...

No issues whatsoever after replacing the plugs and fuel filter, it still rocking the original fuel pump at 166,000 miles.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-08-2015, 09:39 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 774
Posted By X3-terrestrial
10 years and 166,000 miles and still rocking the...

10 years and 166,000 miles and still rocking the original coils! (Changed plugs at 100k) Asked the tech the other day, he said, if there's no failure, keep 'em!
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-05-2015, 06:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 774
Posted By X3-terrestrial
Wouldn't a coil/misfire trigger a CEL?

Wouldn't a coil/misfire trigger a CEL?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 05-04-2015, 01:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 581
Posted By X3-terrestrial
Nice!

Nice!
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