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Forum: Australia 08-12-2013, 04:42 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,062
Posted By Major2014
Smile Rear tyres for a BMW 317i E 46 2002.

Hi all,

Does anyone know if I can put a pair of 255/45 tyres on my 17inch rear wheels.

I have 235/45 on at the moment.

All advice appreciated.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-09-2013, 03:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 443
Posted By Major2014
Angry Front struts and rear shocks

Hi all,

Thought I would replace my front struts and rear shocks at Pedders Ennoggera Brisbane. It cost $1900.00 and the springs were not even replaced. I was told the springs still met OEM...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-02-2013, 02:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 355
Posted By Major2014
Hi all, put the rear of the car up on stands...

Hi all,

put the rear of the car up on stands put the var in second and then found out how the computer controlled traction control works to brake the wheel with no traction.

Anyway used some...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-01-2013, 07:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 355
Posted By Major2014
Thanks giving that a goon a friends hoist....

Thanks giving that a goon a friends hoist. Hopefully it is the tyres.
Thanks for the help. I'll try and let you know tomorrow if it is the tyres.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-01-2013, 06:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 355
Posted By Major2014
Whining noise

Hi,

Thanks for the reply. Carny really believe that both mechanics who drove the car did not bother to put it up on a hoist. All they said was that it was not the diff.

I have Toyo 235/45...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-01-2013, 05:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 355
Posted By Major2014
Unhappy Not a Diff whine but sounds like one

Hi Bimmer heads,

I have just had my 318iE46 2002 car at the diff specialist. Two seperate mechanics drove the car including one who was trained by BMW.

I thought my diff was on the way out...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-19-2013, 02:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 222
Posted By Major2014
Comfortable seats 318ie46

Does anyone know if I can replace the seats in my 318iE46 with bigger and more comfortable ones? I'm getting older.
Forum: General BMW 04-19-2013, 01:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 233
Posted By Major2014
Gear change and dors lock then lock

Hello all, I recently had the window switch replaced now whenever I change gears from 1st to second the doors lock and unlock. Any one heard of this before. Obviously not happy with the repair .
...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-18-2013, 05:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 508
Posted By Major2014
Thanks bluebee. Late here I'll give it a go in...

Thanks bluebee.
Late here I'll give it a go in the morning and let you know how it goes.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-18-2013, 05:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 508
Posted By Major2014
How do you program a new key for a 318iE46

I have just paid for a new key which arrived however it is

not working.

How do you program/tune the new key to the car.

Help needed as I live in the middle of nowhere.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-18-2013, 05:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 339
Posted By Major2014
Doors lock and unlock every time 1st gear is used.

Hello fellowE46ers,

I have a BMW 318iE46 2002 model. Every time I use first gear the doors lock and then unlock. Does anyone know how to Fix this quirky little problem.
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 01-18-2013, 03:30 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 344
Posted By Major2014
Doors locking and unlocking whenever 1st gear used

Hello gang,

Has anyone head of a solution to this quirky problem. The doors lock and then unlock whenever the car moves of in first gear. It gets annoying when driving in traffic.

I have a 2002...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-08-2012, 05:11 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,359
Posted By Major2014
E46 2003 drivers door wil not manually lock or unlock

The drivers door on my E46 will not lock or unlock with the key manually inserted. It feels like the key/lock is not connected to anything.

The beeper key works to lock and unlock the car,...
Forum: New Member Introductions 10-12-2012, 04:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 302
Posted By Major2014
Hello

G,Day gang as suggested I am writing to say hi.

I am a new member and have already found invaluable information on this forum.

You have to own a BMW to know the inns and outs of a particular...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-11-2012, 03:00 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,116
Posted By Major2014
Fog lights

The rear fog light works. Yes only one on the drivers side brake light panel.

The front fog/day lights have no button/switch.

Does anyone know if the 2003 E46 has front fog lights connected as...
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