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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Today, 04:54 AM
Replies: 18
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Posted By wil137
I changed the fuel filter and the problem is...

I changed the fuel filter and the problem is still there. The car drives a little better but the code still comes up.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-09-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 589
Posted By wil137
I actually changed my DISA just last month. So I...

I actually changed my DISA just last month. So I am ruling out the DISA. Any other suggestions?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-09-2014, 03:46 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 589
Posted By wil137
So any suggestions of what step to take next. I...

So any suggestions of what step to take next. I changed o2 sensors twice in three years. It getting very frustrating getting P0175, P0172 and sometimes P0430 from my regular scanner and then getting...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-08-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 589
Posted By wil137
Hello Guys I cleaned the MAF the code went away...

Hello Guys
I cleaned the MAF the code went away for a full week and few days. Then it just came back today. Oddly though after cleaning the MAF the very next day for two days when I cold start my...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-29-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 589
Posted By wil137
Will do......I will update you if the code comes...

Will do......I will update you if the code comes back.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-29-2014, 09:14 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 589
Posted By wil137
I actually cleaned the filter last week and the...

I actually cleaned the filter last week and the MAF two months ago.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-29-2014, 06:12 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 589
Posted By wil137
No, I am running a K&N Cold Air intake system.

No, I am running a K&N Cold Air intake system.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-28-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 589
Posted By wil137
How do you do that?

How do you do that?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-15-2014, 10:23 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 589
Posted By wil137
Conflicting codes

Hi guys
I have been getting p0172 & p0175....which mean the engine is running rich. When I use bmw scanners it tells me that my oxygen sensor controller bank 1 & 2 deviation too lean. This is...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-15-2014, 07:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 334
Posted By wil137
Yes I did it was a faulty ignition coil. After I...

Yes I did it was a faulty ignition coil. After I swapped it out the error when away.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-27-2014, 04:10 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 140
Posted By wil137
Are these the correct O2 Sensors?

Hey Guys
Are theses Post CAT OS sensors. I just want to make sure.
...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-29-2014, 06:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 195
Posted By wil137
It's like when I am parking, taking big turns is...

It's like when I am parking, taking big turns is when I hear the sound. It come from inside the car right under the steering wheel cover.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-29-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 195
Posted By wil137
Help!! Knocking sound when turning the wheel.

Hey guys
When I turn the wheel I hear a knocking sound inside coming from around the steering wheel cover. Any idea what is causing that knowing.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-28-2014, 02:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 228
Posted By wil137
What MAF to get BMW or VDO

Hi guys really need to know, is VDO a good choice in buying MAF. VDO $240 BMW $387.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-23-2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 162
Posted By wil137
Exclamation Is there a difference between a MAF in post and pre 10/2002 production models

Hey guys is there a difference between a MAF for a BMW 330i make before and after 10/02 or are they exactly the same. If so can someone :angel: please :angel: post a picture of the connectors.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-18-2013, 09:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 230
Posted By wil137
Yes there are signs of modification with black...

Yes there are signs of modification with black electical tape. However I only see three wires. So I am not sure what to make of that.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-18-2013, 04:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 230
Posted By wil137
Exclamation MAF Sensor Different a month apart..Issue

Hey Guys
I notice something interesting in my car by the MAF.

Backstory
I purchased a new MAF and when it came I plugged it in and my car suffered from rough starts. So was thinking that the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-10-2013, 02:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 334
Posted By wil137
I recently changed the spark plugs and coils few...

I recently changed the spark plugs and coils few months back.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-09-2013, 05:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 334
Posted By wil137
Interesting ignition code

Hey Guys I got this code...How you reckon I fix this issue. Sometimes when I start up I get a rough start.

1F/A2 - Ignition activation, cylinder 5, spark duration too short.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-26-2013, 10:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 344
Posted By wil137
Its only when it rains so I think its a fan belt....

Its only when it rains so I think its a fan belt. I guess taking out the belt might have be the next course of action or get an under belly cover.

The coolant is safe for the BMW engine. Its made...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-26-2013, 05:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 344
Posted By wil137
lol yes extended life coolant....

lol yes extended life coolant. http://image.dieselpowermag.com/f/tech/1101dp_million_mile_diesel_filtration/35398392/1101dp_02_o%2B1101dp_million_mile_diesel_filtration%2Bextended_life_coolant.jpg...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-26-2013, 03:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 344
Posted By wil137
Squeaky Fan belt ever time it rains

Hey guys, everytime it rains i get an :mad: annoying squeaky fan belt (that goes away after the car heats up for few miles). What can I do to stop this. FYI I remember some coolant (the brown one)...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-24-2013, 10:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 318
Posted By wil137
No Code about the MAF....the only code I see that...

No Code about the MAF....the only code I see that stand out is a code about wheel speed sensors.

ABS* -> 5DB3/A0 - Wheel speed sensor rear left start recognition v_comparison.
5DA3/A0...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-24-2013, 04:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 318
Posted By wil137
Exclamation Hesitation and Near stalling

Please help....Once in a while my car would hesitate a bit and sound like its about to stall and then catches itself after a few seconds. What can be causing this. :dunno:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-25-2013, 01:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 304
Posted By wil137
Thanks man, I use realoem and never notice that...

Thanks man, I use realoem and never notice that before. That was a big help. Thanks.
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