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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-23-2017, 11:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 615
Posted By 533-3.8
wiggle the key as you turn it, the ignition...

wiggle the key as you turn it, the ignition switch could be bad inside.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-23-2017, 08:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 457
Posted By 533-3.8
Look for cracked intake boots and other vacuum...

Look for cracked intake boots and other vacuum leaks and do a smoke test. Start reading all the lean codes threads on this site
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-17-2017, 07:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 461
Posted By 533-3.8
I have OBDfusion(bought on itunes) on my iPhone...

I have OBDfusion(bought on itunes) on my iPhone and the veepeak(bought on ebay I think) tool that goes in the obd plug, they work together. You should get set up with it and learn how to use it...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-10-2017, 11:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 322
Posted By 533-3.8
Rough idle/stumbling for first 30 seconds

I know my SAP is running for the first 90 seconds since I hear it running and then shut off. What runs for the first 30 seconds that could make it run rough? No SES or codes
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-08-2017, 08:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 301
Posted By 533-3.8
How many bolts hold it in it's location? I just...

How many bolts hold it in it's location? I just want to remove it since I deleted it. Thanks
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-08-2017, 06:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 301
Posted By 533-3.8
How many bolts hold the CCV in place?

Anybody have a picture of it attached to the manifold with the manifold off?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-08-2017, 06:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 591
Posted By 533-3.8
Get all the receipts from the mechanic and the...

Get all the receipts from the mechanic and the seller so you know what has been replaced.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-08-2017, 04:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 457
Posted By 533-3.8
I now have a hun' into this scanner and the used...

I now have a hun' into this scanner and the used laptop and many, many hours trying to get it to load first with win7 and now with my winXP laptop. I have OBD fusion already.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-08-2017, 04:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 457
Posted By 533-3.8
[QUOTE=All2kool;10105436]I have read many times...

[QUOTE=All2kool;10105436]I have read many times that users have gotten PA Soft to work on a Windows 7 machine. I could not get it to work so I just installed it on an older Gateway Windows XP laptop...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-08-2017, 05:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 356
Posted By 533-3.8
If you had just disconnected the battery they,...

If you had just disconnected the battery they, all 3, will will come on but then should go out.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-07-2017, 05:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 416
Posted By 533-3.8
All2cool I had a shop read my codes and turn...

All2cool

I had a shop read my codes and turn off the cog light, he came back with lean codes, misfires and and maf codes as well as the code below.
146 can torque interface.

The fault is...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-07-2017, 05:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 457
Posted By 533-3.8
Maybe you can help me Solidjake. I went to a shop...

Maybe you can help me Solidjake. I went to a shop since they could read the trans code and they cleared it and came back with the report codes with 146 CAN intervention interface, o2 codes 228,227,...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-07-2017, 04:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 457
Posted By 533-3.8
I have pa soft but it made my win 7 go to a blue...

I have pa soft but it made my win 7 go to a blue screen and then restart. I'm in the process of buying a laptop with xp.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-07-2017, 01:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 416
Posted By 533-3.8
What I should have said is I got two lean codes...

What I should have said is I got two lean codes along with the MAF code and the trans went into limp mode. I fixed the vacuum leaks and the codes went away. I had to have the trans code read by a...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-05-2017, 07:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 457
Posted By 533-3.8
One that reads transmission codes/faults

One that reads transmission codes/faults
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-05-2017, 06:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 416
Posted By 533-3.8
A problem with the maf as indicated by the code...

A problem with the maf as indicated by the code can definitely cause the transmission to go into limp mode. I'm dealing with the same problem right now. I got a maf code when really it was vacuum...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-05-2017, 06:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 457
Posted By 533-3.8
What scanner will turn off my cog! light?

I have an OBDFusion scanner and I'm looking for a scanner which will turn off my cog! symbol next to the gear indicator. I don't have windows XP only W7 pro. 2005 325xi. Thanks
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-12-2012, 07:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,280
Posted By 533-3.8
Post both sites and buy a Bentley manual and read...

Post both sites and buy a Bentley manual and read it through before you have a problem. Peolple will scold you here for not having one and refer to the book even if they don't have one themselves....
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-20-2012, 06:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,328
Posted By 533-3.8
The solution: Before you turn the x5 off lower...

The solution: Before you turn the x5 off lower the window and come back in 10-15 mins,stick your head inside, the sound will be gone. It only comes on when you open the door. So to the poster :(who...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-19-2012, 08:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,135
Posted By 533-3.8
How many miles and what is the maintenance...

How many miles and what is the maintenance history?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-19-2012, 08:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,135
Posted By 533-3.8
Do you have a code reader? There are cheap ones...

Do you have a code reader? There are cheap ones and then go from there(cheap) in price. Are there any dash lights
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-19-2012, 04:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,328
Posted By 533-3.8
I changed it and it is still there. The resistor...

I changed it and it is still there. The resistor goes in the duct that blows out the vents, this is not the tiny fan motor I hear. Don't be so fast to say this will fix this.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-18-2012, 08:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,094
Posted By 533-3.8
Dibble, let me know if you need advice on...

Dibble, let me know if you need advice on changing this out and definately take the time to say if this cured your problem.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-18-2012, 07:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 8,357
Posted By 533-3.8
That's what I noticed different symptoms same...

That's what I noticed different symptoms same answer, so I changed mine, someone was quick to give a solution without really hearing the problem. :mad:
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-18-2012, 06:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,515
Posted By 533-3.8
Don't be so fast to change the final stage...

Don't be so fast to change the final stage resistor, I just changed mine and the tiny, I mean tiny fan noise is still there. This job is a pain the first time but not so the second, the part costs...
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