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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-17-2014, 03:25 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 154
Posted By white_lancer
E46 320d service

Hi

Just bought an E46 320d touring. The service history seems a bit sketchy to me so I am looking to service the car myself. It has 88000 miles on it at present and is a 2004 model. This is my...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-27-2014, 05:27 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 536
Posted By white_lancer
no idea. I will take a look at this too. thanks.

no idea. I will take a look at this too. thanks.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-27-2014, 04:00 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 536
Posted By white_lancer
I have been doing some research on the internet...

I have been doing some research on the internet and found this:

The HEX translation for DME 10727 / 225 is 29E7

Error Code 29E7 = LR-Adaption additive per time (Bank1)

Several people have...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-27-2014, 12:22 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 536
Posted By white_lancer
I have checked on RealOEM and I dont think the...

I have checked on RealOEM and I dont think the N46 engine has a DISA valve? anyone have any more ideas as to why the engine would idle rough?
...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-26-2014, 06:30 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 536
Posted By white_lancer
Sorry - need to update the signature, the car is...

Sorry - need to update the signature, the car is an E46 318i SE Touring Petrol 2004 Auto it has the 2.0 litre 4 cylinder engine
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-25-2014, 11:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 536
Posted By white_lancer
Ok so my theory did not last long. The EML came...

Ok so my theory did not last long. The EML came on this morning on the way to work. tick over is normally 700rpm but I noticed this morning that when I started the car the tick over was on 1000 rpm...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-25-2014, 12:05 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 536
Posted By white_lancer
Thanks for the info. I also read that a common...

Thanks for the info.
I also read that a common cause of the rough idling is a blocked injector. I've only just bought this car with 58000 miles on it. the lady I bought it from has only done about...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-24-2014, 04:59 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 536
Posted By white_lancer
These codes are from a PA Soft BMW Scanner ...

These codes are from a PA Soft BMW Scanner

DME* -> 10727/225 (engine diagnostics)
LEW -> 9/125 (steering angle sensor)
A/C -> 32/2 (air conditioning)
SRS -> 112/160 (safety restraint system)...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-20-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 536
Posted By white_lancer
E46 running rough

Hi my E46 engine management light came on today and the car seemed rough at idle. I checked the codes and had the following come up. I cleared all the codes and none of them came back up but the car...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-11-2014, 12:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 274
Posted By white_lancer
Sorry to hear about your mother :p

Sorry to hear about your mother :p
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-10-2014, 04:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 274
Posted By white_lancer
thanks for all your replies...... :thumbdwn: ...

thanks for all your replies...... :thumbdwn:

I found it on another site
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-09-2014, 12:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 274
Posted By white_lancer
Front control arm rear bush replacement

Does anyone have a DIY for the front control arm rear bush replacement? Just bought an
E46 tourer and the bushes are shot. never replaced them before - is it a straight forward job?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-03-2014, 03:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 445
Posted By white_lancer
sorry - post was on a different forum. ...

sorry - post was on a different forum.

http://www.xoutpost.com/bmw-sav-forums/x5-e53-forum/94004-diy-passenger-door-wont-open-inside-outside.html
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-03-2014, 03:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 445
Posted By white_lancer
Yes. do a search on my other posts. I did a write...

Yes. do a search on my other posts. I did a write up of the fix. there is also a report on removing the door switch panel to test the door lock using a hot wire. You can buy the door switch module...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-21-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 213
Posted By white_lancer
it is easier to post a video with accompanying...

it is easier to post a video with accompanying audio
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-26-2014, 09:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 539
Posted By white_lancer
It is on the right hand side suspension parts....

It is on the right hand side suspension parts. Look behind the wheel and you see the sensor.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-22-2014, 12:21 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 985
Posted By white_lancer
Sure - I'm in Hampshire, UK the part was...

Sure - I'm in Hampshire, UK the part was purchased from ebay for 163.59

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/400615564429?ssPageName=STRK:MEWNX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1439.l2649#ht_2160wt_1192
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-21-2014, 05:56 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 985
Posted By white_lancer
Well - job done. Took about 2 hours at the...

Well - job done.

Took about 2 hours at the weekend. Old radiator out and new radiator in.

Sorted.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-16-2014, 05:19 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 985
Posted By white_lancer
Thanks - excellent write up - should help lots...

Thanks - excellent write up - should help lots :thumbup:
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-14-2014, 12:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 539
Posted By white_lancer
or something less dramatic like the sensor has...

or something less dramatic like the sensor has moved or stopped working or the arm has become loose :)
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-13-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 262
Posted By white_lancer
"Trans Fail Safe Prog" means there is an error...

"Trans Fail Safe Prog" means there is an error with the transmission and the car has gone into fail safe mode to protect the transmission from damage.

Do a search on here as there are numerous...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-13-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 269
Posted By white_lancer
Yes the inside white dial adjusts the up / down...

Yes the inside white dial adjusts the up / down and the outside white dial adjusts the in / out. The easiest way to adjust them is to park your car about 10 foot in front of a wall at night. Turn the...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-13-2014, 06:32 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 985
Posted By white_lancer
ummm - looking for a DIY but can't seem to find...

ummm - looking for a DIY but can't seem to find much on radiator replacement. I found a few snippets on X5 Outpost for the same M54 engine on the X5 so it should be a very similar setup
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-13-2014, 04:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 243
Posted By white_lancer
DIY for Radiator Replacement

Hi does anyone have a DIY for Radiator Replacement? I have done several searches but cannot find anything?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-11-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 985
Posted By white_lancer
Well I had some time today to carry out some more...

Well I had some time today to carry out some more trouble shooting. I filled the expansion tank to the correct level and ran the car on the drive for about half an hour. still no leak....

I could...
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