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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-05-2012, 11:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 770
Posted By marinekilz
does it blown any smoke out the the exhaust at...

does it blown any smoke out the the exhaust at initial setup when it chugs?? Could be your oil seperator. with the car running, open the oil cap slowly. there should be almost no suction when you...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-05-2012, 10:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 612
Posted By marinekilz
the unlock buzz is most likely the unlock relay...

the unlock buzz is most likely the unlock relay built into the GM module. if it still works leave it alone.

I would have the front suspension inspected. sounds like the thrust rod bushings are...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-01-2012, 10:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,434
Posted By marinekilz
sure it isn't a expansion tank running water down...

sure it isn't a expansion tank running water down the radiator??
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-01-2012, 10:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 784
Posted By marinekilz
fuel filter/regulator or fuel pump I would suspect

fuel filter/regulator or fuel pump I would suspect
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-01-2012, 10:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 672
Posted By marinekilz
look to me the connector on the oil pressure...

look to me the connector on the oil pressure sensor on the back of the oil filter housing (yes it is the same connector as the tank vent valve, just with 1 wire instead of two. you can get a bare...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-05-2012, 10:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 757
Posted By marinekilz
in my experience it has been a maf with faults...

in my experience it has been a maf with faults p1188. Have you car scaned by a bmw diag tool to verify before you spend afew hundred on a maf. or swap with someone else you know with a bimmer.
...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-31-2012, 06:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,357
Posted By marinekilz
if you changed the dsc unit you need to calibrate...

if you changed the dsc unit you need to calibrate the steering angle sensor. Try unplugging the dsc unit for a min or two. once reconnected start your car right away and turn your wheel lock to...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-29-2012, 12:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 503
Posted By marinekilz
if a bad oil smell I would keep a close eye on...

if a bad oil smell I would keep a close eye on the valve cover gasket. the valve cover is the gasket that is above the exhaust. Maybe when installing the valve cover the gasket fell out of the rear...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-28-2012, 09:57 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,864
Posted By marinekilz
lol......mine sometimes doesn't work too well!!!

lol......mine sometimes doesn't work too well!!!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-28-2012, 09:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 716
Posted By marinekilz
I drive my car, I do oil when the car tells me...

I drive my car, I do oil when the car tells me too (around every 12000) but I drive it alot and hard. So I change the oil once a year.




You have no leak?? Your engine burns that much?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-28-2012, 09:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 871
Posted By marinekilz
that sucks, as far as I know you need a connect...

that sucks, as far as I know you need a connect the car to something to knock off the airbag light.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-28-2012, 09:37 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,041
Posted By marinekilz
You show me a stock m54 making 280 torque. There...

You show me a stock m54 making 280 torque. There is none, numbers are way too high as I stated


straight out of the road and track july 2002 for the 330:

Peak Horsepower 225 @ 5,900 = 200...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-28-2012, 09:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 914
Posted By marinekilz
just moved to phoenix, I was washing my car the...

just moved to phoenix, I was washing my car the other night myself to beat the heat
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-28-2012, 09:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,174
Posted By marinekilz
Oil symbol coming up yellow at engine shut down...

Oil symbol coming up yellow at engine shut down is the sensor telling you that your a quart low. Add a quart of oil and drive away. The sensor is doing what it is designed to do.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-27-2012, 08:30 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,007
Posted By marinekilz
ok you convinced me to do both the seals and the...

ok you convinced me to do both the seals and the rattle fix
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-27-2012, 08:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 810
Posted By marinekilz
eml light is usaully a problem with the throttle...

eml light is usaully a problem with the throttle body or idle control valve. Get the codes read to find out if the throttle body is faulted. When mine throttle body fully went I could only rev the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-27-2012, 08:16 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,864
Posted By marinekilz
Well mine car is a xi, explains why I have the...

Well mine car is a xi, explains why I have the button
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-26-2012, 08:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,864
Posted By marinekilz
Does the hill have the corner or after the corner...

Does the hill have the corner or after the corner there is a hill?? Either way your going down hill correct?? Are you pressing the brake enough to feel the force of the brakes apply or are you just...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-26-2012, 08:38 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,041
Posted By marinekilz
those numbers are way too high for a stock...

those numbers are way too high for a stock engine. Yes I would like to see the dyno sheet as well. even a 330 doesn't pull that
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-26-2012, 08:21 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,007
Posted By marinekilz
I don't have the marble rattle, but if it was...

I don't have the marble rattle, but if it was easy I may just do it while the vanos is apart anyway
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-25-2012, 10:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,134
Posted By marinekilz
valve cover gasket leaking onto the exhaust...

valve cover gasket leaking onto the exhaust getting sucked in thru your mircofilter. rmp drop from the vacuum leak caused by the leaking valve cover gasket. Fix the gasket, your car will be fine...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-25-2012, 10:55 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,041
Posted By marinekilz
you have a 323 and your complaining about it...

you have a 323 and your complaining about it being sluggish......really?? I have a 325 and I know it is sluggish!!!.....lol
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-25-2012, 10:51 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,840
Posted By marinekilz
which hose? which clips exactly......year and...

which hose? which clips exactly......year and model of car would help
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-25-2012, 10:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,007
Posted By marinekilz
Did you do the seals only?? or did you do the...

Did you do the seals only?? or did you do the rattle repair as well since you were opening it up?
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-30-2012, 08:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,494
Posted By marinekilz
bump.......anyone resolve the p0335 code??

bump.......anyone resolve the p0335 code??
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