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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-09-2012, 05:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 954
Posted By unclewilbur
Finally got it fixed ... it was the oil...

Finally got it fixed ...

it was the oil filler cap! Whoever had the car before me somehow lost the rubber gasket piece on the bottom of the filler cap, creating a vacuum leak.

$5 cap, fixed...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-25-2012, 05:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 954
Posted By unclewilbur
Thanks, I'll look at that. I'm assuming that's...

Thanks, I'll look at that. I'm assuming that's on the drivers side of the block, going to the intake somehow? (how it looks from the pics) looks somewhat straightforward.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-24-2012, 08:34 PM
Replies: 6,021
Views: 979,505
Posted By unclewilbur
First ever BMW for me, and I am excited. I've...

First ever BMW for me, and I am excited. I've always wanted one, and after my trip to Munich last month and a trip to the BMW headquarters and Welt plant/museum, and the opportunity to get this one,...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-24-2012, 07:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 954
Posted By unclewilbur
I'll have to google DISA valve. (As I said, I'm...

I'll have to google DISA valve. (As I said, I'm new and clueless). The idle is perfect, right at about 700 RPM, and it runs great. No hesitation whatsoever.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-24-2012, 05:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 954
Posted By unclewilbur
Unhappy P0171 and P0174 "System Lean" codes, help please!

I just got my 2001 325xi a couple weeks back. I got a tank of gas last weekend, and right away the SES light came on. I thought it might have been from the gas cap not being put back on right, but...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-24-2012, 05:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,464
Posted By unclewilbur
Does it click multiple times like normal gas caps...

Does it click multiple times like normal gas caps do, or just once? I can't even get it to click once, but I also noticed that it's different than most gas caps.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-23-2012, 08:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,464
Posted By unclewilbur
Okay, thanks. I've put about 50-60 miles on this...

Okay, thanks. I've put about 50-60 miles on this tank of gas, so I will see if it turns off on its own.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-23-2012, 07:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,464
Posted By unclewilbur
How do I reset the Service Engine Soon light, 2001 325xi?

I got gas over the weekend and the Service Engine Light came on like immediately after. I'm quite sure that dude didn't put the gas cap back on correctly (I live in Oregon, where we can't pump our...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-22-2012, 06:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 698
Posted By unclewilbur
Thanks guys. I appreciate the input, and I will...

Thanks guys. I appreciate the input, and I will look at it probably this weekend when I get a chance.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-20-2012, 05:56 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,167
Posted By unclewilbur
Big Washington State guy here. Yes, I admit...

Big Washington State guy here.

Yes, I admit it. :cry:

We're 33 point underdogs this week, against Bye.

I'm taking Bye to cover.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-20-2012, 05:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 698
Posted By unclewilbur
Windshield washer not working, 2001 325xi

Good morning, and thank you for your help on this. I'm new here, and I have had my 325xi for a week now, so take it easy on the new guy please? I'm going to have some questions.

First one is...
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