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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-14-2012, 12:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 628
Posted By MyLife
+1

+1
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-03-2012, 01:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 817
Posted By MyLife
Yes and it feels like it is in differnt gear than...

Yes and it feels like it is in differnt gear than it should be (323 auto). I used the term "overdrive" because of my old car that used to have a button for overdrive and used it when it snows (lower...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-03-2012, 09:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 817
Posted By MyLife
Carl4, I feel your pain. I had the same problem...

Carl4, I feel your pain. I had the same problem (long story) and took it to the Indy last week and he temporarily swap the MAF and changed the sparkplugs (although I changed the Plugs, oil separator...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-05-2012, 01:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 928
Posted By MyLife
Hi there, There is definitely a sensor. I...

Hi there,

There is definitely a sensor. I think it is the number 4 on the below picture.

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=AM53&mospid=47723&btnr=17_0215&hg=17&fg=05

Good luck...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-06-2012, 02:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 484
Posted By MyLife
Congratulations!!!!!!!!!!!

Congratulations!!!!!!!!!!!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-03-2012, 10:05 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,936
Posted By MyLife
As soon as the weather is improved, I will do...

As soon as the weather is improved, I will do that first thing. Thank You!!!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-02-2012, 09:07 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,936
Posted By MyLife
Update#

Well, I got my car back over the weeked after 10 days being with the INDY. The swap cam sensor but nothing changed. Finally, he said it needs to be reprogrammed. He did and it helped a lot. The...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-02-2012, 08:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 839
Posted By MyLife
+1. This is the easiest DIY. Start with the low...

+1. This is the easiest DIY. Start with the low cost repair first. Good luck...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-26-2012, 08:22 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,298
Posted By MyLife
I did too....and I was like...

I did too....and I was like what??????????????????????????????
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-23-2012, 02:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 438
Posted By MyLife
+1 Scan the codes and post them here.....

+1

Scan the codes and post them here.....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-20-2012, 12:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 373
Posted By MyLife
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=315879&highlight=p0171
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-20-2012, 11:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 373
Posted By MyLife
Check the MAF and any vacum leak....

Check the MAF and any vacum leak....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-19-2012, 07:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,108
Posted By MyLife
Have the same problem and changed all of the...

Have the same problem and changed all of the above I still have the same codes.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-18-2012, 02:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,936
Posted By MyLife
Update

Here I am again:

Changed the MAF the knocking/banging noise is gone. The car still idles rough even rougher than before. One thing is that it doesn't stall. Changed/swap the coils and plagues and...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-18-2012, 08:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,014
Posted By MyLife
Check the cables....it may probably is loose. It...

Check the cables....it may probably is loose. It happened to me.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-13-2012, 12:06 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,529
Posted By MyLife
Keep me as your 4th or 5th back-up.

Keep me as your 4th or 5th back-up.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-11-2012, 10:00 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,936
Posted By MyLife
The oil separator not the MAF. Got it.....it...

The oil separator not the MAF. Got it.....it didn't work for me. I am working in changing the MAF. Thanks....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-11-2012, 09:34 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,936
Posted By MyLife
I hope so too...I will post an update....Thanks

I hope so too...I will post an update....Thanks
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-11-2012, 09:33 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,936
Posted By MyLife
How did you fix the problem? Thanks,

How did you fix the problem?
Thanks,
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-10-2012, 01:21 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,936
Posted By MyLife
Thanks for the reply. How do I check if I have a...

Thanks for the reply. How do I check if I have a bad MAF? The indy also mentioned that if all fails, then it has to be the MAF. Thanks again....

Update:

Just to the indy and he said to bring...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-10-2012, 09:19 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,936
Posted By MyLife
I tow the car to the indy because the car...

I tow the car to the indy because the car wouldn't go beyond 5 mph on the new year's eve. I had the part for oil separator by then. He changed it and check for any vacuum leak using the smoke thing....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-09-2012, 08:52 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,565
Posted By MyLife
Sorry to see your new car to be treated in this...

Sorry to see your new car to be treated in this way. I feel your pain, here in NY it is the way of life. No roads are smooth. I hope your wheel is not damaged.....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-30-2011, 10:05 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,936
Posted By MyLife
Thank You very much for detailed explanation....

Thank You very much for detailed explanation. Weather permiting, I will check them this weekend. Yes, the plagus are NGK and the one in the pictue is #3. Parts for the PCV is on the way as well. I...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-29-2011, 12:55 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,936
Posted By MyLife
Thank you very much.... Sent from my PG86100...

Thank you very much....

Sent from my PG86100 using Bimmer
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-29-2011, 12:53 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,936
Posted By MyLife
Got it....Thank you so much. Sent from my...

Got it....Thank you so much.

Sent from my PG86100 using Bimmer
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