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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-20-2015, 10:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 306
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. I would disconnect the plugs then crank it...

Hi. I would disconnect the plugs then crank it over until the oil warning light goes off then connect the plugs and start it, that way you will have got the oil pressure up. I did this on a car I had...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-14-2015, 03:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 210
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. Bad earth on fender antenna maybe. Jim

Hi. Bad earth on fender antenna maybe. Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-07-2015, 03:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 324
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. I have the same car and had the same problem,...

Hi. I have the same car and had the same problem, so changed the thermostat and problem solved. I now have proper heating. Very easy DIY. Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-07-2015, 10:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 367
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. Your windshield is bonded to the car and the...

Hi. Your windshield is bonded to the car and the strip is mainly cosmetic. Take the glovebox out and see if there is any sign of water running down the bulkhead. Also take out the pollen filter and...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-01-2015, 10:31 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 462
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. I have just replaced my thermostat and that...

Hi. I have just replaced my thermostat and that has cleared up my condensation problems. Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-31-2014, 02:24 AM
Replies: 2
M43
Views: 129
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. What's the question? Jim

Hi. What's the question? Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-30-2014, 03:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 214
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. Try UK E46 sites as the M43 engine is very...

Hi. Try UK E46 sites as the M43 engine is very common over here. Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-19-2014, 02:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 257
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. I have the same car and had the same problem,...

Hi. I have the same car and had the same problem, most of the time it is the passenger occupancy seat sensor that goes which you can bypass by getting a 'bypass module' off Ebay. In the end after...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-12-2014, 10:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 263
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. Passenger seat occupancy sensor is the main...

Hi. Passenger seat occupancy sensor is the main culprit in the UK I tried a bypass module (off Ebay) but as said in the end I had the module reprogrammed. Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-09-2014, 03:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 263
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. The module is under the centre consul in...

Hi. The module is under the centre consul in front of the handbrake and the carpet is pre-cut. I changed my module with like for like had it on diagnostic but could not communicate with module so...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-08-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 263
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. Had an airbag module fault on my E46 which...

Hi. Had an airbag module fault on my E46 which brought the airbag light on, had to get a BMW indie. to reprogramme the module to get the light off. Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-03-2014, 03:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 424
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. Have you made your mind up?. Jim

Hi. Have you made your mind up?. Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-16-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 300
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. Sell it and buy something with a bigger...

Hi. Sell it and buy something with a bigger engine, a lot easier. Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-30-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 121
Posted By jcjdavis1
Can't access airbag module with INPA

Hi. As above, changed over module (like for like) but still can't get access, can access other modules no problem, any ideas . Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-26-2012, 04:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 611
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. Does this help-...

Hi. Does this help- http://www.realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=AL32&mospid=47631&btnr=61_1113&hg=61&fg=30 Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-20-2012, 03:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,960
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. It is relatively easy job to replace the...

Hi. It is relatively easy job to replace the radiator, I did mine outside the house. I would buy an original radiator as I bought an Ebay one and it fitted but wasn't just right.
Doing the expansion...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-15-2012, 03:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,237
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. What engine type eg M43 or N42? Jim

Hi. What engine type eg M43 or N42? Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-15-2012, 03:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,160
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. I was thinking the heater Matrix maybe...

Hi. I was thinking the heater Matrix maybe blocked have you tried flushing it out? Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-14-2012, 12:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,237
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. As already mentioned check your...

Hi. As already mentioned check your vacuum/breather hoses which you will find on here- http://www.realoem.com/bmw/partgrp.do?model=AL32&mospid=47631 , this is for the M43 engine but you can change to...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-13-2012, 04:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,027
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. With the engine running take off the oil...

Hi. With the engine running take off the oil filler cap, if the rough idle is just the same you have a vacuum leak. I would change all your vacuum/breather hoses.
You will find all your hose in...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-04-2012, 01:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 875
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. Heater control valve, find it give it a firm...

Hi. Heater control valve, find it give it a firm tap, and see if that works. Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-27-2012, 07:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,817
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. Could you swap batteries with another car,...

Hi. Could you swap batteries with another car, that way you can see if the battery is knackered or a problem on the car. Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-26-2012, 03:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,007
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. The rear flange, did you get the old O ring...

Hi. The rear flange, did you get the old O ring out/off ? Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-15-2012, 02:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,301
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. It would be nice to know the outcome from the...

Hi. It would be nice to know the outcome from the original poster. Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-22-2012, 12:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,056
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. Try contacting a UK BMW Dealer and ask them. ...

Hi. Try contacting a UK BMW Dealer and ask them. Jim
http://www.douglasparkglasgowbmw.co.uk/contactus/
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