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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 11:50 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 41,879
Posted By iskoos
I went ahead and read all the previous posts in...

I went ahead and read all the previous posts in this thread. Wow!.. I would say. It is a long story but still no definite fix. Almost each case is different story:)

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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 11:21 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 41,879
Posted By iskoos
This issue may not be so simple. I have seen...

This issue may not be so simple. I have seen cases where the oil pressure checked and was good but the red light was still coming on. I remember clearly in one case even the dealer was unable to find...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-27-2014, 11:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 737
Posted By iskoos
The question is how long it will stay like...

The question is how long it will stay like that...
In your case I don't blame you. You really don't have another option. Engine swap or this... I think I would do the same if I were in your shoes....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-24-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 737
Posted By iskoos
You should really continue this topic in your...

You should really continue this topic in your original thread. If you don't receive enough help, just try bumping it or add more info to keep it up. Starting a new thread isn't going to help much in...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-24-2014, 12:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 206
Posted By iskoos
Seems auto to me...

Seems auto to me...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-24-2014, 12:39 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 737
Posted By iskoos
I don't think you need to leave the spark plugs...

I don't think you need to leave the spark plugs in. I did this once in another car and all plugs were out.
The results aren't very consistent but seems cylinder 2 & 3 are off.
I would repeat the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-24-2014, 12:22 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 339
Posted By iskoos
Yeah, hope we get an update from the OP. I wonder...

Yeah, hope we get an update from the OP. I wonder where it was leaking exactly. The first time I am hearing fuel leak; definitely not common.
Also I am wondering what brand fuel filter he got...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-19-2014, 11:18 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,567
Posted By iskoos
Cluster doesn't need to be programmed for the car...

Cluster doesn't need to be programmed for the car to start (of course considering it came from a compatible car). The odometer temper light should be on but it doesn't have anything to do with this. ...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-14-2014, 10:47 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,567
Posted By iskoos
Yes, cluster means the dash panel that has all...

Yes, cluster means the dash panel that has all the gauges. If your issue is same as mine, I don't know another fix other than replacing the cluster. But as I mentioned, the correct way to do it is to...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-12-2014, 06:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 490
Posted By iskoos
Please start a new thread for other questions....

Please start a new thread for other questions. This how it works here. Never had an A/C fan failure myself, can't comment on it.

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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-11-2014, 10:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 411
Posted By iskoos
Good luck but I really doubt it would be the LCM....

Good luck but I really doubt it would be the LCM. It is a lose connection issue either at the bulb housing or at the connector side. I cannot guarantee anything from here but replacing one or both...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-11-2014, 08:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 258
Posted By iskoos
Check the threads with GM-5 Module and central...

Check the threads with GM-5 Module and central locking problems...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-11-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 490
Posted By iskoos
If there was nothing wrong with the tranny before...

If there was nothing wrong with the tranny before replacing the alternator (or A/C fan), it is most likely that some of the connectors left unplugged. Need to check the are again...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-11-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 506
Posted By iskoos
I replaced all my rotors and pads 4 years ago. I...

I replaced all my rotors and pads 4 years ago. I used zimmerman rotors some ceramic pads. I clean my wheels once a year, I don't see any dust but I do not have same braking power anymore. I lost...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-11-2014, 04:58 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 488
Posted By iskoos
Well I did but I didn't give it a good cleaning...

Well I did but I didn't give it a good cleaning and I am really mad at myself about that. I took the piece in my hands (it wasn't easy to remove ). It wasn't looking dirty. I just cleaned it with...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-11-2014, 02:53 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 488
Posted By iskoos
I have 2002 325ci now at 97k. I have had this...

I have 2002 325ci now at 97k. I have had this problem for the past few years. It is totally a random issue. Sometimes it happens a few times in a month and sometimes it doesn't happen for 6 months to...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-09-2014, 10:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 411
Posted By iskoos
If the bulb burned out, it will be the reason. If...

If the bulb burned out, it will be the reason. If the bulb is okay then it may be a lose contact between the bulb housing and the electrical connector/plug. When I checked mine, the bulb was fine. I...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-25-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,609
Posted By iskoos
As of March 2007, there was no e46 production as...

As of March 2007, there was no e46 production as far as I know. All were e9x after 2007.
And I am thinking that most of us buying this tool are buying it for e46 style BMW. So manufacturers should...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-24-2014, 10:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,609
Posted By iskoos
My apologies on this for not updating my post. I...

My apologies on this for not updating my post. I solved this issue months ago and forgot to share the result till I saw squiddie's post.
Yes, I soldered those pin 7 & 8 and the problem got solved...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-24-2014, 05:22 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,567
Posted By iskoos
Plus now you have the annoying odometer temper...

Plus now you have the annoying odometer temper light (orange dot) lit up:(
I had the same issue with my car about 7 years ago. Same symptoms. Cluster didn't worked except a few lights. I...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-20-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 249
Posted By iskoos
I did OFH gasket and CVV at the same time as...

I did OFH gasket and CVV at the same time as well. Having the OFH out of the way made the CVV really easy agreed.

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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-20-2014, 10:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 234
Posted By iskoos
That's why here we never recommend visiting BMW...

That's why here we never recommend visiting BMW dealer.
Did you really pay them $400 and left after listening the B.S. they gave you?

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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-13-2014, 02:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 395
Posted By iskoos
Hope you don't end up paying $140. It is obvious...

Hope you don't end up paying $140. It is obvious where to start in your case. BMW saw this but they won't give you free advice.

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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-12-2014, 10:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 374
Posted By iskoos
Didn't check the links for the price but $12k...

Didn't check the links for the price but $12k seemed a bit too much.
Is the car in meticulous shape?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-08-2014, 12:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 332
Posted By iskoos
OP, what you are saying happens to me time to...

OP, what you are saying happens to me time to time (for the past few years.) I still couldn't find the pinpoint. I replaced the fuel filter; it didn't change anything.
I read a lot abut the fuel...
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