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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-15-2015, 09:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 172
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. It might be the female fixings you want, this...

Hi. It might be the female fixings you want, this is eBay uk-...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-06-2015, 01:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 360
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. Check the link and see if you can find them-...

Hi. Check the link and see if you can find them- http://www.bmwstylewheels.com/ , might be easier than pulling one off. Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-05-2015, 01:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 407
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. When I took my fan off I just used a 32mm...

Hi. When I took my fan off I just used a 32mm wrench, put the wrench on the nut and gave it good a hit with a heavy hammer and it came loose.
Remember its a reverse thread so right to come off. Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-17-2015, 12:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 474
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. Have a read of the link-...

Hi. Have a read of the link- http://www.e46zone.com/forum/topic/39183-battery-drain/
See if it helps . Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-16-2015, 02:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 194
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. If you are saying that the motor is turning...

Hi. If you are saying that the motor is turning on and off at random do a search for FSR also known as the hedgehog it controls the fan. Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-14-2015, 12:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 474
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. It has stopped the noise but has it stopped...

Hi. It has stopped the noise but has it stopped the battery drain?. Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-13-2015, 10:51 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 474
Posted By jcjdavis1
n Hi. Found this on Google- ...

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Hi. Found this on Google-
http://www.impee.co.uk/bmw_fuse_box.htm ,click on fuse box diagram. Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-12-2015, 09:59 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 474
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. I have read that they do cause battery drain,...

Hi. I have read that they do cause battery drain, if not that search parasitic drain and read up on that. Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-12-2015, 09:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 474
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. Try pulling the fuses for the climate control...

Hi. Try pulling the fuses for the climate control overnight and see if you still have a problem, if all ok in the morning it might be the FSR (hedgehog) that is faulty (common fault).
Try a search...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-12-2015, 05:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 135
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. Have a read of the link-...

Hi. Have a read of the link- http://www.bmwtech.ru/pdf/e46/ST034/8%20Climate%20Control.pdf
Might help. Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-28-2015, 02:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 153
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. I tried a dealer in Scotland and was told the...

Hi. I tried a dealer in Scotland and was told the same. Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-25-2015, 07:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 205
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. A common fault is the FSR which controls the...

Hi. A common fault is the FSR which controls the demist motor, try pulling the fuse for the demisters and see if your battery holds its charge if it does then your FSR is faulty and needs replacing....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-21-2015, 06:34 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 191
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. I can help with No.2 as I had to fix mine....

Hi. I can help with No.2 as I had to fix mine. The part is the door brake No.5 in the link-
http://www.realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=AM32&mospid=47638&btnr=41_1101&hg=41&fg=40
You have to take...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-01-2015, 02:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 235
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. Read up on GM5 repair, had to get one done on...

Hi. Read up on GM5 repair, had to get one done on a previous car. (check Ebay for repair) Jim...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-20-2015, 09:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 455
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. I would disconnect the plugs then crank it...

Hi. I would disconnect the plugs then crank it over until the oil warning light goes off then connect the plugs and start it, that way you will have got the oil pressure up. I did this on a car I had...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-14-2015, 02:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 287
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. Bad earth on fender antenna maybe. Jim

Hi. Bad earth on fender antenna maybe. Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-07-2015, 02:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 357
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. I have the same car and had the same problem,...

Hi. I have the same car and had the same problem, so changed the thermostat and problem solved. I now have proper heating. Very easy DIY. Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-07-2015, 09:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 436
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. Your windshield is bonded to the car and the...

Hi. Your windshield is bonded to the car and the strip is mainly cosmetic. Take the glovebox out and see if there is any sign of water running down the bulkhead. Also take out the pollen filter and...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-01-2015, 09:31 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 555
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. I have just replaced my thermostat and that...

Hi. I have just replaced my thermostat and that has cleared up my condensation problems. Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-31-2014, 01:24 AM
Replies: 2
M43
Views: 156
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. What's the question? Jim

Hi. What's the question? Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-30-2014, 02:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 354
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. Try UK E46 sites as the M43 engine is very...

Hi. Try UK E46 sites as the M43 engine is very common over here. Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-19-2014, 01:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 291
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. I have the same car and had the same problem,...

Hi. I have the same car and had the same problem, most of the time it is the passenger occupancy seat sensor that goes which you can bypass by getting a 'bypass module' off Ebay. In the end after...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-12-2014, 09:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 300
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. Passenger seat occupancy sensor is the main...

Hi. Passenger seat occupancy sensor is the main culprit in the UK I tried a bypass module (off Ebay) but as said in the end I had the module reprogrammed. Jim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-09-2014, 02:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 300
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. The module is under the centre consul in...

Hi. The module is under the centre consul in front of the handbrake and the carpet is pre-cut. I changed my module with like for like had it on diagnostic but could not communicate with module so...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-08-2014, 02:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 300
Posted By jcjdavis1
Hi. Had an airbag module fault on my E46 which...

Hi. Had an airbag module fault on my E46 which brought the airbag light on, had to get a BMW indie. to reprogramme the module to get the light off. Jim
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