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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-12-2015, 12:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 253
Posted By bimmer765
Check right hand ground strap on engine mount...

Check right hand ground strap on engine mount going to the body. Clean the ends even if they don't look corroded
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-07-2015, 05:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 368
Posted By bimmer765
Got it running. I hooked a jumper cable between...

Got it running. I hooked a jumper cable between the block and strut tower then it started. So I rechecked the ground cable on the right front and cleaned it up really good then it started after that...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-06-2015, 05:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 144
Posted By bimmer765
I installed the new sensors and so far so good....

I installed the new sensors and so far so good. The bad bank 2 sensor would take a long time to go into closed loop. The new sensors warm up fast.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-04-2015, 02:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 144
Posted By bimmer765
P0155

Ive gotten this code a couple mornings in a row. Looks like it's the heater circuit on the upstream O2 sensor bank 2. Another thing I noticed was the long term fuel trim is around 7-8%. Ive had lean...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-01-2015, 04:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 368
Posted By bimmer765
I did a drop test at the battery and it was good...

I did a drop test at the battery and it was good there. Didn't have anyone at the time to do any other drop tests while cranking. Anything else should I test?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-01-2015, 12:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 368
Posted By bimmer765
pulled the starter out and hooked it up with...

pulled the starter out and hooked it up with jumper cables and it spun right over even going through the solenoid. So I put it back in and still no start. When I jump the terminals with a screw...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-27-2015, 02:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 368
Posted By bimmer765
I know its really not, but I could tell when the...

I know its really not, but I could tell when the key was turned to start there wasnt anything pulling amperage. The interior lights wouldn't dim.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-27-2015, 01:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 368
Posted By bimmer765
I did that too and the voltage wasn't dropping at...

I did that too and the voltage wasn't dropping at all when the key was turned to start.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-27-2015, 01:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 368
Posted By bimmer765
I changed that a couple years ago, but ill re...

I changed that a couple years ago, but ill re check it.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-26-2015, 01:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 368
Posted By bimmer765
Tried that already, there isn't much room to...

Tried that already, there isn't much room to swing a hammer down in there. This car had 225k miles its time
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-26-2015, 12:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 368
Posted By bimmer765
M50 starter

Im getting 12 volts at the solenoid when the key is turned to start. I also have 12 volts coming from the battery. Its pretty safe to say I have a bad starter. It had been working fine then all of...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-10-2015, 03:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 251
Posted By bimmer765
No codes I checked with scanner and stomp test.

No codes I checked with scanner and stomp test.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-10-2015, 02:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 251
Posted By bimmer765
E36 no start

Car will crank and sputter a little but wont start. Checked all the plugs and they are wet. Its looking like it could be the crankshaft position sensor. When I did an ohm test it showed 500 on a...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-15-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 20,406
Posted By bimmer765
From IL got mine today. Sent from BimmerApp...

From IL got mine today.

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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-23-2014, 06:35 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 20,406
Posted By bimmer765
Ive been to my bros house lousiana and I had...

Ive been to my bros house lousiana and I had never seen morning dew and humidity like that and this was in October. Although I think we had them beat here in Illinois today. I called BMW about the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-13-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 643
Posted By bimmer765
Did my cooling system for about 300 DIY. ...

Did my cooling system for about 300 DIY.

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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-14-2014, 06:12 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 192
Posted By bimmer765
BMWhat app for andrios

What coding has anyone done using the BMWhat app? I have a samsung S4 and im getting the usb-otg adapter to plug into my obd-usb connector. Any cool things to code with it?

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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-05-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 179
Posted By bimmer765
Ok that sounds better Sent from BimmerApp...

Ok that sounds better

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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-05-2014, 10:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 644
Posted By bimmer765
I average 27-28 with M54B25 Sent from...

I average 27-28 with M54B25

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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-05-2014, 09:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 179
Posted By bimmer765
Adjustable camber plates

Im looking into front camber plates to help lessen tire wear. Anyone has suggestions on these I have an 03 325i with sport suspension. The lower control arms and tie rods have been replaced but my...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-05-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 644
Posted By bimmer765
What engine is it? Sent from BimmerApp...

What engine is it?

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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-11-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 639
Posted By bimmer765
How is the engine has a whole reliable? Looks...

How is the engine has a whole reliable? Looks like these dont have the electric water pump like the engines.

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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-11-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 639
Posted By bimmer765
2009 x35d

Looking into buying one of these, any common problems?

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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-30-2014, 12:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 978
Posted By bimmer765
08 x5

Im looking at an X5 3.0. The build date is 2/08 do the N52 engines built at that time still have the lifter tick problems?

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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-27-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 417
Posted By bimmer765
Ive had good luck with them but this is the joy...

Ive had good luck with them but this is the joy of rebuilt parts. Im sure the bearings they put in it were from china. Think im going to find an alternator rebuilder and take it to them.

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