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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 11:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 177
Posted By Alika808
I am not sure what's going on but lets start to...

I am not sure what's going on but lets start to disconnect the battery terminal overnight.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 11:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 151
Posted By Alika808
I am just curious, what type of scanner do you...

I am just curious, what type of scanner do you have also where do you hook-up the scanner? There's 2 types of scanner, one for the engine etc and one for the airbag scanner.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 09:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 202
Posted By Alika808
Disregard my comment before, check this site for...

Disregard my comment before, check this site for more picture of that type of engine.
http://www.boldride.com/ride/2003/bmw-x5-46is
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 09:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 202
Posted By Alika808
Look-like diesel engine….…..

Look-like diesel engine….…..
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 08:51 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 622
Posted By Alika808
Issue #6, if it's white, then you might have a...

Issue #6, if it's white, then you might have a blown head gasket and the overheating issue was the sign.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 08:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 381
Posted By Alika808
By the way, the control unit is for bluetooth.

By the way, the control unit is for bluetooth.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 08:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 381
Posted By Alika808
What are the systems you have such as audio...

What are the systems you have such as audio systems, navigation, telephone etc. Is this located left hand side of the trunk? I am not 100% sure but look-like for optional up-grade system for your...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 12:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 622
Posted By Alika808
Try to fix the major issue first such as #8, this...

Try to fix the major issue first such as #8, this issue could be the result of issue #6. Issue #8, check the cooling systems such clutch fan, water pump and radiator. Issue #6, check the oil...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 12:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 193
Posted By Alika808
Drew86, which plugs are misfiring? How it...

Drew86, which plugs are misfiring? How it look-like the plugs misfiring, it's kind a wet? If the thing wet then there's no power getting into that plug. Then troubleshoot the electrical. Since you...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-16-2014, 11:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 249
Posted By Alika808
That's cool…..

That's cool…..
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-16-2014, 10:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 189
Posted By Alika808
This is an old issue from other site. Check it...

This is an old issue from other site. Check it out, it might give you some idea what you are looking for.

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=342081
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-16-2014, 10:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 189
Posted By Alika808
Try scan it using the OBD 2 scanner and I hope...

Try scan it using the OBD 2 scanner and I hope you get a faulty code. Let us know If you getting a code.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-16-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,494
Posted By Alika808
When using the OBD 2 scanner, do you get a...

When using the OBD 2 scanner, do you get a throttle body fault code or any other faulty codes? When you quick rev, do you feel like the car has rough acceleration? If so, I think this cause of the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-16-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,494
Posted By Alika808
Also, could you set your multimeter to read amps...

Also, could you set your multimeter to read amps and compare amps reading of #6 from the rest of the cylinders.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-16-2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,494
Posted By Alika808
Correct me if I wrong, I understood that the car...

Correct me if I wrong, I understood that the car have been running for awhile (operation temp) and # 6 failed. How about when the car just start (cold temp), is #6 failed or passed? Try to hook-up an...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-16-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,494
Posted By Alika808
Flexx99323i, you mentioned that the #6 works when...

Flexx99323i, you mentioned that the #6 works when the car is still cold temp and stops firing when the car reaches a normal temp? Let's try my Avionics troubleshooting 101, some components when its...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-16-2014, 01:35 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,494
Posted By Alika808
I have been told that the ECU have individual...

I have been told that the ECU have individual driver per cylinder and might be the #6 driver only at fault.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-16-2014, 12:47 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,494
Posted By Alika808
Flexx99323i, check this site for most common...

Flexx99323i, check this site for most common symptoms of a bad ECU. Take note of item #6, sounds like it's happening with your car.

http://www.ecudoctors.com/ecu-fault.html
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-15-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,494
Posted By Alika808
Flexx99323i, just curious, when you pressure...

Flexx99323i, just curious, when you pressure checked the #6 cylinder, did the car reach the normal temp?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-15-2014, 03:39 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,494
Posted By Alika808
I think it's not wiring issue because take note...

I think it's not wiring issue because take note with the issue, the system works when the car is cold temp and it will misfire when getting normal (hot) temp. Meaning, it's a component is the issue.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-15-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,494
Posted By Alika808
Mr. Bean….I am wondering if bypass the EWS will...

Mr. Bean….I am wondering if bypass the EWS will the start car with the new ECU? Please check the site below.

http://www.mybimmerspace.com/bmw-e36-vanos-guide/bmw-e36-ews-ii-bypass/
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-13-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,494
Posted By Alika808
Try to visual inspect inside the ECU box. Open...

Try to visual inspect inside the ECU box. Open the ECU and you might see a burned-out chips inside. Take note about static discharge, be careful in touching the ECU board. Good luck.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-11-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 176
Posted By Alika808
Up-date: I replaced the DME from a good running...

Up-date: I replaced the DME from a good running condition car and it fixed the issue. I am waiting for my ordered on-line of the new DME. This kind an odd because it doesn't give me any faulty code...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-25-2014, 01:37 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 110
Posted By Alika808
KWP2000 Plus ECU Flasher

Does anybody knows about the KWP2000 plus ECU flasher? What are PROS and CONS to use this tools.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-24-2014, 12:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 158
Posted By Alika808
Thanks CN90. I am going to try the post by...

Thanks CN90. I am going to try the post by Cabinetman2.
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