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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 11:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 187
Posted By Alika808
If the Key transponder is not sync with the EWS,...

If the Key transponder is not sync with the EWS, the car will not even crank (the starter) at all, when you try to start. Since you can lock and unlock the car using the FOB remote functions, then...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 09:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 187
Posted By Alika808
How's the battery voltage? Make sure you have at...

How's the battery voltage? Make sure you have at least 12 VDC. Questions, do you have this issue before the car idle for a year? If not then it's not the DME. If you didn't start for a year, probably...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) Yesterday, 04:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 207
Posted By Alika808
Could be the hose clamps below the power steering...

Could be the hose clamps below the power steering fluid reservoir. Also, there's a O-ring for the cap and some people put Q-tips where a small hole by the cap.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) Yesterday, 04:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 130
Posted By Alika808
While the car engine is running (idle),...

While the car engine is running (idle), disconnect the negative battery terminal and the car should die - bad alternator. As Mayorchuck said it could be the belt tension issue.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 04:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 136
Posted By Alika808
I think should be 10mm. You need a long handle...

I think should be 10mm. You need a long handle ratchet, just give some force turning counterclockwise.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 04:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 187
Posted By Alika808
You need to OBD2 Scan and get back. There are...

You need to OBD2 Scan and get back. There are factors to get the engine run, the fuel, the spark of the plugs, and the cylinder compression. And sub factors are the crankshaft sensors, camshaft...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) Yesterday, 04:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 207
Posted By Alika808
Stop leak additive will not stop leak from hoses,...

Stop leak additive will not stop leak from hoses, it will only stop leaks from O-rings and gaskets. The reason why the O-rings and Gaskets leaks because in the period of time, the heat makes those to...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) Yesterday, 03:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 186
Posted By Alika808
Just add, search also the DIY how to check of the...

Just add, search also the DIY how to check of the Crankcase Vent serviceability.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) Yesterday, 02:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 195
Posted By Alika808
Well, do the old school way. Let the engine run...

Well, do the old school way. Let the engine run until the coolant pressurize then visual inspect where the leaks coming from.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) Yesterday, 02:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 186
Posted By Alika808
Could be the valve stem seal. There are a lot of...

Could be the valve stem seal. There are a lot of thread about the stem seal. Search to google or youtube.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) Yesterday, 01:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 199
Posted By Alika808
Can you post a picture?

Can you post a picture?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) Yesterday, 01:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 195
Posted By Alika808
The kit should have a fitting adapter to the...

The kit should have a fitting adapter to the expansion tank.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 11:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 145
Posted By Alika808
Recap, about the leak: can you visual see where...

Recap, about the leak: can you visual see where the coolant coming from, if not then use the coolant pressure tester. The AutoZone and others have the tools loan program, you may borrow and sometimes...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 11:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 145
Posted By Alika808
First thing you must bleed the system. Make sure...

First thing you must bleed the system. Make sure you did the bleeding procedure correct because if there's air pocket in the system then it will overheat. Research in google and youtube the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) Yesterday, 11:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 244
Posted By Alika808
I read some forum that the BMW recommended to...

I read some forum that the BMW recommended to replace in 100K. We know that dealer cost much higher than regular repair shop. I think spark plug replacement is included in BMW warranty.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) Yesterday, 10:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 199
Posted By Alika808
Here's the layout of the vacuum hoses.

Here's the layout of the vacuum hoses.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) Yesterday, 10:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 195
Posted By Alika808
You need to pressure test the cooling system....

You need to pressure test the cooling system. Some parts shop (e.g. AutoZone) have tools loan program, you may borrow and sometimes their staff will show you to do it. It could be easy fix and...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 10:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 206
Posted By Alika808
Since both of the sensors have been replaced, I...

Since both of the sensors have been replaced, I suspect that VANOS is not timing correct. Maybe just one tooth is out of time.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) Yesterday, 12:00 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 129
Posted By Alika808
Reputable Shop in Belfair, WA

I am asking for anybody knows and can recommend a reputable shop that can fix BMW in the Belfair, WA area. If you don't want to shoot out the name and place, please PM. I will appreciate for all the...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-30-2015, 11:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 187
Posted By Alika808
You meant the fan will not turn on? There are two...

You meant the fan will not turn on? There are two things you need to check or/and replace.

1.Temperture Coolant Sensor
2. Fan
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-30-2015, 10:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 206
Posted By Alika808
Before you replace the item, could you reset and...

Before you replace the item, could you reset and see if the codes coming back.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-30-2015, 10:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 206
Posted By Alika808
Item #18 part number

Item #18 part number
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-30-2015, 09:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 206
Posted By Alika808
You probably have a bad inlet camshaft (28B6 &...

You probably have a bad inlet camshaft (28B6 & P0011). See here the item #18.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-30-2015, 09:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 191
Posted By Alika808
There's another temperature water/oil sensor...

There's another temperature water/oil sensor located by the engine block. Check here items #3 and #4
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-30-2015, 08:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 191
Posted By Alika808
Which one you replaced? The coolant temperature...

Which one you replaced? The coolant temperature sensor located by the lower hose.
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