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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-13-2013, 04:17 PM
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Posted By grrltraveler
Update, So as we await delivery of new...

Update,

So as we await delivery of new intake boots today hubbie took out the icv and cleaned it up and reinstalled it. He also started to clean the TB but when I press the throttle down from...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-08-2013, 02:34 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,531
Posted By grrltraveler
Sorry for delay, just getting back to this after...

Sorry for delay, just getting back to this after Christmas.

We took out the DISA and intake boots and have ordered new intake boots.

1) The DISA is dirty, oily crud. Can this just be cleaned,...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-26-2012, 12:06 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,531
Posted By grrltraveler
Replaced the pedal with a new one today, same...

Replaced the pedal with a new one today, same issues :( Is the TPS in the throttle body the only one in the engine bay or is there another one too? Assuming that's our next step, miss my baby
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-20-2012, 12:03 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,531
Posted By grrltraveler
So, I promise... last question... it appears the...

So, I promise... last question... it appears the sensor is on the side of pedal once you pull it out? Is there no way to replace just that part? I am getting from your posts that the only way is to...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-20-2012, 11:53 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,531
Posted By grrltraveler
Wonderful! You are such a huge help. Thanks for...

Wonderful! You are such a huge help. Thanks for that.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-20-2012, 10:40 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,531
Posted By grrltraveler
Hi all, We did a search for the sensor...

Hi all,

We did a search for the sensor online with no luck. The only one I've found is a Universal Fits all size... Not sure I would want that? Does anyone have a part number and/or a website to...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-19-2012, 02:37 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,531
Posted By grrltraveler
Thanks! We'll give that a go. You reminded...

Thanks! We'll give that a go.

You reminded me that when it first started happening, we could push the accelerator down to rev the car up hard and it would "fix" it. Maybe we inadvertently made it...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-18-2012, 04:14 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,531
Posted By grrltraveler
Hubby tried our scanner again and this time, it...

Hubby tried our scanner again and this time, it gave him codes!

P0221
P1632
P1632P

If you see these and know them, let me know. I'm off to check the site as well.

Thanks!!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-18-2012, 02:40 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,531
Posted By grrltraveler
Thanks for the ideas. Our scanner did not throw...

Thanks for the ideas. Our scanner did not throw codes. The car worked long enough to get to Autozone to test the battery and get the name of someone who might check the codes for free......
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-17-2012, 12:11 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,531
Posted By grrltraveler
Unfortunately, I haven't been able to drive my...

Unfortunately, I haven't been able to drive my car anywhere to get the codes read, since it will not work now for the past 3-4 days. Here's a video of what's happening. That RPM surging happens...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-09-2012, 06:27 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,531
Posted By grrltraveler
I brought the car over to autozone and they...

I brought the car over to autozone and they tested the battery it was perfect.I had found a receipt in the paperwork to show it was 3 years old. They don't rent out the scanner or lend it out so...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-08-2012, 10:31 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,531
Posted By grrltraveler
Called autozone this morning and as someone...

Called autozone this morning and as someone stated in another post, apparently CA passed a law that won't allow them to scan to diagnose anymore. They can test the battery though so I will take it...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-07-2012, 06:42 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,531
Posted By grrltraveler
Lights on, limp mode, need help

Let me start by saying I love my car... I want to keep it. 2003 330i with manual... fun, fun! I've had it for 3 years now. I have not driven it much for the last four months since I cannot rely on...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-07-2012, 04:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,512
Posted By grrltraveler
Bigharry, any resolution on this? I have a...

Bigharry, any resolution on this? I have a similar sounding issue on my 02 330i... :(

Anne
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