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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-02-2012, 05:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 464
Posted By Knightbimmer
Factory RIMS

Hello, I am trying to find some 15" factory steel rims for minimal costs in the Atlanta area.
Atlanta's potholes has taken a toll on my rims. I have also been looking to find a reasonable...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-01-2012, 07:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,476
Posted By Knightbimmer
it is having problems shifting at 65mph.. It...

it is having problems shifting at 65mph.. It feels as though it is working harder to maintain the speed...My friends said the torque converter lock-up control basically allows automatics to shift up...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-01-2012, 06:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,476
Posted By Knightbimmer
Torque converter lock-up control - 1999 323i

What's up hometeam! i am trying to get some insight on my ride.
I explained my shifting(automatic) problems to a few big brains i work with and they
suggested that the problem maybe the torque...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-23-2011, 08:45 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 396
Posted By Knightbimmer
Diy - e46 1999 3231 - speed sensor fail

Hey guys and happy Thanksgiving.

I am trying to resolve a speed sensor error. I have been having
some problems with the automatic gear shift for a little while.

ONce I get up to 70 mph; it...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-29-2011, 03:57 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 317
Posted By Knightbimmer
Car codes - E46

Hey guys, any help would be welcomed...some of them are quick fixes and others are not.
thanks.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-02-2011, 09:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 791
Posted By Knightbimmer
Thanks and sorry to hear about your puppy. I...

Thanks and sorry to hear about your puppy. I remember growing up in Carolina loving my puppies/dogs. I can not wait until I get my kids their first puppy, wow!

I am definitely more excited than...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-28-2011, 08:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 791
Posted By Knightbimmer
Is it time to change O2 sensors or not?

My ride has roughly 225k on it. I have never had the O2 sensors replaced.
She runs smooth barring small problems that present themselves.

What is a sure sign as the check engine light has been...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-19-2011, 05:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,963
Posted By Knightbimmer
not a problem, Barney, Fred and I are home boys,...

not a problem, Barney, Fred and I are home boys, lol.
Thanks again! Hope you guys are having the weather we are.

Great day to show off and clean the ride up!:thumbup:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-18-2011, 08:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,963
Posted By Knightbimmer
autohaus sucked on shipping. I have dealt with...

autohaus sucked on shipping. I have dealt with them before and had great success. THe issue would be the weight of the rotors...:(:(
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-18-2011, 08:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,963
Posted By Knightbimmer
thanks again for all the help. I was hoping to...

thanks again for all the help. I was hoping to knock this out this weekend. It may have been my ignorance thinking I could find the brakes and parts as a newbie pretty easily.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-18-2011, 08:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,963
Posted By Knightbimmer
thanks. I am not sure where I can go now other...

thanks. I am not sure where I can go now other than the dealer.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-18-2011, 06:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,963
Posted By Knightbimmer
Brakes, Rotors, Pads and Sensor wire, First DIY E46, 1999 323I

:) Yo, and hope all is well. i have been trying to find some solid advice on the benefits of slotted vs drilled rotors. I have read the wear a little faster than the normal rotor.

I live in the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-06-2010, 09:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 748
Posted By Knightbimmer
DIY - brakes and front passenger window regulator

Great day to each and all. I am trying to find a solid and thorough DIY for brakes. I have not changed brakes on my own since I did my moms as a teenager, LOL.
I have found one or two but they...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-25-2009, 05:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,005
Posted By Knightbimmer
Diy e46 oil change

:rofl: Hello home team. I am trying to find a E46 DIY oil change. I have found some on the 5 series but nothing on the 3. I am sure I am looking in the wrong spot. Can anyone point me in the right...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-15-2009, 02:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 488
Posted By Knightbimmer
Diy nation rocks

:rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl:, WELL I finished the coils from autohausz and man my rocket runs like a rocket again. All the cash that went to a mechanic can now stay in my pocket and give to my...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-06-2009, 07:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 446
Posted By Knightbimmer
DIY SOLDIERS - Close to joining my first completion

:) I am in need of fihey where is the best place to buy bmw parts from? i have bought from bavarian in cali for the dme but no return since it was electric. so i was out $500.00. so i want to make...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-06-2009, 07:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 848
Posted By Knightbimmer
hey where is the best place to buy bmw parts...

hey where is the best place to buy bmw parts from? i have bought from bavarian in cali for the dme but no return since it was electric. so i was out $500.00. so i want to make sure i am using some...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-02-2009, 06:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 848
Posted By Knightbimmer
not being the mech. how then shall i know other...

not being the mech. how then shall i know other than your previous coil swap suggestion....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-02-2009, 06:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 848
Posted By Knightbimmer
28 code errors, my dme or the chip has been shot...

28 code errors, my dme or the chip has been shot for a while. 1200 just for chip from germany so i am waiting. 3 of the coils just came off with no effort as 3 as per your DIY directions needed a...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-02-2009, 06:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 848
Posted By Knightbimmer
180k, 323i,auto, the plugs have been changed. i...

180k, 323i,auto, the plugs have been changed. i am trying to figure out what else may be the problem. interesting statement as when the tune up does the spark plug change i thought, if not someone...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-02-2009, 05:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 848
Posted By Knightbimmer
Change plugs still misfiring E46 1999

I did my first DIY and it was great:) unfortunately it seemed to make my car misfire more. i checked some old receipts from previous service visits; spark plug coils and cylinders almost got change...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-01-2009, 05:34 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 58,125
Posted By Knightbimmer
Changed plugs still running rough....coils and cylinders

KRISL, man great. I just changed my plugs after wrestling over whether or not i can do it and it was like butter. Great instructions to the mechanical terrified to break something.

Now that i...
Forum: General BMW 06-25-2009, 02:43 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 284
Posted By Knightbimmer
Day of Driving Contest winner

:rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl:

Hey i won the day of driving and would like to post pictures and video to the site and a...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-23-2009, 04:51 PM
Replies: 582
Views: 236,392
Posted By Knightbimmer
no problems as of yet. Although i have some...

no problems as of yet. Although i have some issues when i am riding along at 70mph and then it goes from 2.5 rpm to 3.5 rpms and seems as though the engine or car is working harder and then there are...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-28-2008, 01:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 728
Posted By Knightbimmer
holiday blues: went to drive my 323i and the engine did not turn over only ticking

:cry:i tried to start my ride and the lights lit up but the engine never turned over and then i tried maybe 30 mins later and all i got was the same and then a "ticking" noise when i turn the car...
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