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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-07-2015, 01:37 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 903
Posted By Toona79
2nd what Caver Dave said, check those hoses on...

2nd what Caver Dave said, check those hoses on the CCV system, my hose from the valve to the oil dipstick tube was nearly broken in 2.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-25-2015, 12:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 329
Posted By Toona79
on the new ones , dab a little dielectric grease...

on the new ones , dab a little dielectric grease around the opening of the boot and it will help prevent them getting stuck and tearing
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-13-2015, 08:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 320
Posted By Toona79
I'll second the good experience here. I ordered...

I'll second the good experience here. I ordered mine couple years ago and shipping was fast and company was very responsive :thumbup: and the Koni yellows are awesome!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-30-2015, 01:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 357
Posted By Toona79
thats correct ahull, looked back through my notes...

thats correct ahull, looked back through my notes and first i had lean codes which were solved by replacing the ccv assy, cracked hose to oil dipstick tube, and then the misfires were cured by new...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-27-2015, 12:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 357
Posted By Toona79
which misfire code specifically? might direct us...

which misfire code specifically? might direct us if it's vacuum related or coil/plugs.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-07-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 532
Posted By Toona79
sounds familiar. Yeah check fuel pressure and...

sounds familiar. Yeah check fuel pressure and check hidden menu for left and right tank levels to make sure jet siphon is working. Fuel filter been replaced anytime? I had similar codes but on 6 and...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-05-2014, 05:40 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,064
Posted By Toona79
no not all were bad, but I had codes for cylinder...

no not all were bad, but I had codes for cylinder 2 and 6 at some point so it's worth my time and energy to just buy all 6 and replace them at one time and not have to worry about another going out...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-04-2014, 05:55 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,064
Posted By Toona79
an update for someone who searches in the future....

an update for someone who searches in the future. I replaced all 6 coils and problem completely fixed! Engine purrs beautifully. So nice to have it run right .
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-21-2014, 05:28 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,660
Posted By Toona79
Here's my EDC, decent blade and lightweight. Got...

Here's my EDC, decent blade and lightweight. Got a few more at the house that aren't so practical to carry. Had a Kershaw that I love the blade on, but the clip on it broke :(
...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-03-2014, 06:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 398
Posted By Toona79
check "hidden onboard computer functions"...

check "hidden onboard computer functions" http://www.bimmerfest.com/wiki/index.php/BMW_E46#Hidden_Onboard_Computer_Functions
that's what the easter egg menu is. thatll show individual levels in the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-25-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,064
Posted By Toona79
Interesting read, and I'm with ya on liquid fixes...

Interesting read, and I'm with ya on liquid fixes for mechanical problems is usually a sham. I did see the link to a cleaning service, witchHunter performance, so maybe I'll give that a shot when I...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-24-2014, 01:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 418
Posted By Toona79
bluebee's got the right idea, but have fun doin...

bluebee's got the right idea, but have fun doin this job, prepare yourself it's frustrating. Just did it a couple weeks back and spent a while getting all those hoses back in. There is lots of info...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-24-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,064
Posted By Toona79
well on that note I thought I would try some...

well on that note I thought I would try some cleaner. So I bought a bottle of Techron and gave it a go... and all but gone is the studdering, just a couple blips the day after, on a cold start, and...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-19-2014, 05:40 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,064
Posted By Toona79
well i checked out the MAF last night. It seems...

well i checked out the MAF last night. It seems fine , voltages are correct and resistance is right and no unintentional grounding. oh codes came back btw, same ones. I'm gonna swap coils next and...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-18-2014, 06:27 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,064
Posted By Toona79
what was involved in the "tune-up"? So...

what was involved in the "tune-up"?

So update: I ran it down to 6 liters of fuel per the hidden OBD and no additional hesitation or misfires. Filled her up and OBD shows correctly a full tank....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-13-2014, 06:02 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,064
Posted By Toona79
Yup , just replaced the fuel pump and filter. I...

Yup , just replaced the fuel pump and filter. I have not touch the siphon/jet pump.


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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-12-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,064
Posted By Toona79
Ok I accessed the hidden menus and got these...

Ok I accessed the hidden menus and got these results
445499445500445501

Is it odd that I'm getting 00.0 liters on the left side? Otherwise It seems it's doing it's job pushing all the available...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-11-2014, 05:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,215
Posted By Toona79
p0171 and 174 are almost always vacuum leaks....

p0171 and 174 are almost always vacuum leaks. when was the last time the VCG was replaced? next check intake boots upper and lower, take them out to inspect and then the CCV hoses should be checked,...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-10-2014, 08:39 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,064
Posted By Toona79
nearly. I gets much much better never completely...

nearly. I gets much much better never completely disappears but almost with a full tank
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-10-2014, 06:52 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,064
Posted By Toona79
Help with misfire codes

Ok so here we go again, I was getting p0174 and other misfire codes that i cant remember. was pretty sure it was a vacuum leak after reading here. but the problem, rough idle studdering on take off,...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-05-2014, 06:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 529
Posted By Toona79
replaced gas cap? cheap possible fix.

replaced gas cap? cheap possible fix.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-18-2014, 08:39 AM
Replies: 222
Views: 166,284
Posted By Toona79
Just wanted to give some props to the OP. This...

Just wanted to give some props to the OP. This was immensely helpful this weekend. I had lean codes and misfire codes and it turned out to be the hose going to the oil dipstick being cracked wide...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-15-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 336
Posted By Toona79
Good one Bob lol

Good one Bob lol
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-07-2014, 06:54 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 5,725
Posted By Toona79
sad to see this but completely understand. Hope...

sad to see this but completely understand. Hope you stick around and help the rest of us fight the good fight.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-03-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 513
Posted By Toona79
It's awesome for all the torque values for...

It's awesome for all the torque values for everything, if your inclined to do that. I find it to be a great companion source to go along with this site and the wiki. definitely worth having i think
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