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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-15-2009, 02:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 879
Posted By Gunnau
A good indicator if the head gasket is gone and...

A good indicator if the head gasket is gone and water is entering the engine, have a look under the oil filler cap to see if it's milky. Also look for it on the dip stick.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-15-2009, 02:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,151
Posted By Gunnau
G'Day All I had both rear windows die the...

G'Day All

I had both rear windows die the same way but each time mine were both down so i could not raise them
The window mechanism is driven by cable and these snap.
51-33-8-229-105-M9 is the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-15-2009, 02:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,487
Posted By Gunnau
I'm having the same problem as TerryC. My car was...

I'm having the same problem as TerryC. My car was fine before the gearbox was rebuilt but don't think that's the issue here.
The car was services and the only things the fault codes showed up was an...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-14-2009, 04:37 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,675
Posted By Gunnau
Mine has a leak in the rear drivers side...

Mine has a leak in the rear drivers side passanger which in the case of the US cars is just the rear passanger.
I found the trail leading over the rear door seal right at the highest part beside the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-14-2009, 04:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,253
Posted By Gunnau
Get the transmission serviced. Although BMW...

Get the transmission serviced.

Although BMW say they are sealed for life, many are common GM auto boxes and can be easily and cheaply serviced.
All good transmission service centres have the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-14-2009, 02:44 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 226,919
Posted By Gunnau
My gearbox started playing up at 125000Kms or...

My gearbox started playing up at 125000Kms or 77500 Miles.

I had to have it rebuilt at about 132000Kms.
My car is fitted with a GM badged French made ZF Transmission
The transmission lock light...
Forum: New Member Introductions 01-13-2009, 09:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 456
Posted By Gunnau
G'Day

G'day All

I've just arrived here but have had my 98 E46 318i for a couple of years now.
It's had a few ups and downs but not too bad a car to drive.

I also have a BMW R1150R Motorcycle.
It...
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