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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-30-2013, 12:33 PM
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Posted By artman005
Yea thats pretty much what I have learned about...

Yea thats pretty much what I have learned about them codes. She runs awsome now....and a little bump in MPG too!!! Well I hope people see and learn from this thread! I tried to be detailed just...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-30-2013, 11:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 681
Posted By artman005
Thanks....why do you think i didnt get a code for...

Thanks....why do you think i didnt get a code for it tho? or the 1222 could be for it?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-30-2013, 10:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 681
Posted By artman005
Smile Ok, so a follow up. I performed a diy...

Ok, so a follow up.


I performed a diy smoke test with a home made smoke machine. Works like a charm. Did not see any leaks. I met up with a friend who has a 318is also (recently bought) and...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-16-2013, 10:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 681
Posted By artman005
OK, Thank You hornhospital redid the stomp test...

OK, Thank You hornhospital redid the stomp test and cleared the codes then reproduced the problem. Here are the codes: 1286 1222 1234.

1286: Knock Control Test Pulse (I have narrowed it down to...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-14-2013, 08:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 681
Posted By artman005
ohhhh well then its gonna be a long day tomorrow...

ohhhh well then its gonna be a long day tomorrow then. Thank You. I will do the stomp till 1000 displays and then I will get the codes. I guess ill do the stomp clear the codes. Test then read codes....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-14-2013, 07:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 681
Posted By artman005
So digging around and the codes 1226 and 1286...

So digging around and the codes 1226 and 1286 seem to be less related to the actual knock sensor then to the electrical connection to the dme. Read about numerous accounts from people about codes...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-14-2013, 07:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 681
Posted By artman005
Ok, so far: I spent all day sitting in the...

Ok, so far:

I spent all day sitting in the damn car lol look at the codes. ahhhh I think ill invest in the code reader. So i sat and wrote down the codes. It freaking looped the same code for...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-14-2013, 11:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 681
Posted By artman005
come on guys those of you wiht similar issues on...

come on guys those of you wiht similar issues on your 318is please chime in. I think I have done everything thus far that most of you have done. I believe the only thing I have not checked are the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-11-2013, 11:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 681
Posted By artman005
Smile 1995 318is odd stall issue--FIXED :)

OK OK before you flame me with "use the search feature newb!!!" I want to state that I have and I have been learking for months reading thread after thread about the issue. Mine is a little different...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-17-2012, 03:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 876
Posted By artman005
ok, just to update I had some free...

ok, just to update


I had some free time. So i decided to look at the door jam microswitch again. Like i had said i suspected that the module would be bad. I took out the module and opened it...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-16-2012, 10:15 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 876
Posted By artman005
Angry 1995 318is Window/door lock issues

Hi guys,

Ive been lurking for a while since i got my e36 and learned a lot but with all the reading and researching I can not solve an issue so i have to ask.

My car is a 1995 (10/1994...
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