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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-05-2012, 03:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,173
Posted By yamato
I just found i could do diagnosis on DDE alone...

I just found i could do diagnosis on DDE alone and found a DDR 5.0 error. 2883 and 2882. I reset it and the service engine light is gone for now.

I was under the impression that DDE was for...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-06-2012, 11:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,173
Posted By yamato
Service Engine Soon Light analysis by carsoft 6.5

hi,

I have my service engine soon light on for a few months now. I ran Carsoft 6.5 to check the reason for the warning light but I don't think any of the errors reported by Carsoft is related to...
Forum: General BMW 09-07-2011, 08:17 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 23,452
Posted By yamato
I see your concern. I never park between two...

I see your concern. I never park between two cars.if there is no good parking available in my destination, i simply go home.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-14-2010, 09:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 387
Posted By yamato
I already did that. It is not the holder. There...

I already did that. It is not the holder. There is no power at the connector to the bulb holder. I checked both bulb holders, the working side has 12V, the failing side has 0V.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-14-2010, 08:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 387
Posted By yamato
Needs Help: A reverse light is out

I have tried searching but not able to find the exact same case I am facing.

My passenger side reverse light is out for many months. All the other lights are fine. I thought it was just a failed...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-01-2007, 01:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 516
Posted By yamato
Does ESQ make good watches?

Base on the options available on the ESQ web site, it seems ESQ is only available in North America?

Maybe it only affects me. Their DISCOVER line of product looks pretty good. Especially...
Forum: Off-Topic 01-23-2007, 09:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 410
Posted By yamato
I think this is a great idea. Thanks!:thumbup:

I think this is a great idea. Thanks!:thumbup:
Forum: Off-Topic 01-22-2007, 02:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 410
Posted By yamato
Laptop computer joint fatique

Hello I think I am not the only one suffering from this problem. So hopefully someone can help me. My Compaq laptop, 6 years old but still in good shape, started to show some fatique on the joints....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-18-2007, 03:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,606
Posted By yamato
Ok I spoke too soon. The fluctations happen again...

Ok I spoke too soon. The fluctations happen again after my 1st fill up. This is the first fill up after the fix. #$@#$

I started to notice this problem today when i have 3/4 fuel left. The fuel...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-05-2007, 09:16 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,606
Posted By yamato
I took the car to the dealer. They changed both...

I took the car to the dealer. They changed both fuel level sensors and the fuel pump. I was told one fuel sensor and the fuel pump belong to the same piece. So the fuel pump was changed too.

So...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-28-2006, 06:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,606
Posted By yamato
Thanks for all the comments guys. Would you...

Thanks for all the comments guys. Would you please help me verify that the left and right sensor readings are supposed to be about the same? It is in diag mode 19 -> 6.0

Thanks!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-22-2006, 08:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,606
Posted By yamato
hi megatron, u dont need any diagnostic tool. all...

hi megatron, u dont need any diagnostic tool. all the readings can be displayed on the obc. Search for `hidden obc functions`. There is a thread that tells us how to get into diagnostic mode. Please...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-22-2006, 08:43 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,606
Posted By yamato
Thanks. The diagram seems to show there is one...

Thanks. The diagram seems to show there is one sensor. How come OBC display left sensor and right sensor readings?

Would a bad sensor cause a gas nozzle to "pop"? I thought the mechanism of poping...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-21-2006, 09:37 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,606
Posted By yamato
Comments please: Right fuel tank full and left tank close to empty

Hello. I have been experiencing some problem with the fuel tank. I now have an hypothesis of what's going on. Would you please give me some comments?

In the last two fuel ups, I notice the gas...
Forum: Off-Topic 12-18-2006, 03:36 PM
Replies: 328
Views: 12,724
Posted By yamato
I like the wii better. It is less expensive and...

I like the wii better. It is less expensive and it gives me a better feeling that it is a new invention. PS3 is just like an graphics upgrade of PS2.
Forum: General BMW 12-18-2006, 03:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,183
Posted By yamato
This is very good to know. I have been suspecting...

This is very good to know. I have been suspecting some gas level sensor problems. I tried 6.0 and 6.1 and found the values fluctuate even when the car has been sitting still for a long time.
...
Forum: Off-Topic 10-27-2006, 06:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 610
Posted By yamato
has this roadblock video been posted b4?

http://www.glumbert.com/media/roadblock
Forum: Off-Topic 08-10-2006, 10:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 296
Posted By yamato
People burn down forests

Recently the news reports metioned about some forest fires are intentionally set by some people. I don't understand what benefit they get from doing that. Can someone tell me? I can understand some...
Forum: Off-Topic 08-04-2006, 09:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 775
Posted By yamato
After all the polar cap ice melted, there is no...

After all the polar cap ice melted, there is no more ice to absorb the heat. We will be like living on Mars.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-30-2006, 06:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 527
Posted By yamato
It is not directional. My thought is not to...

It is not directional.

My thought is not to replace the spare at all because I won't wear the spare down to 0 tread. When it wears down to 25% or something, I would stop the rotation and keep it...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-30-2006, 11:54 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 527
Posted By yamato
it seems you are the only one who think the same...

it seems you are the only one who think the same way I do. :)

which tire should I take out to start the rotation? The other four tires are already have half their tread life gone. Thanks.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-28-2006, 12:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 527
Posted By yamato
I thought about this also. But I also heard...

I thought about this also.

But I also heard the tires can't last too long even though it is not used. The plastic hardens and loses its grip or something? Is this true?
If true, then it is not a...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-28-2006, 10:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 527
Posted By yamato
Yes I do have a full size spare. I want all five...

Yes I do have a full size spare. I want all five tires wearing evenly.

It seems a waste putting one tire in the trunk that is never used. I don't think I need a brand new spare for emergency.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-28-2006, 09:14 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 527
Posted By yamato
Is it a good idea to use the spare tire?

My spare tire is never used. I am starting to think why should it be kept brand new while the other 4 tires are being worn daily. The car is 10000miles now, the threads are almost half gone.

Is...
Forum: Off-Topic 07-27-2006, 09:45 AM
Replies: 999
Views: 24,316
Posted By yamato
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