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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-28-2014, 02:13 PM
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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: 128
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: 206
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: 206
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: 2
Views: 153
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: 2
Views: 153
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: 279
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: 279
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: 279
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: 254
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: 254
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: 265
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.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-25-2013, 09:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 265
Posted By wil137
Which Automatic Transmission Service Kit to get?

Hey Guys
I am seriously overdue for a transmission fluid change, however I don't know which one to get.

One ECS Tuning they have these two kits and I don't know which one is for my car.

Kit...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-12-2013, 07:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 742
Posted By wil137
Today I went for a drive and I kept the engine...

Today I went for a drive and I kept the engine below 3000rpms and nothing came up. I even ran the AC for thewhole time. Usually when I drive hard like the engine goes above 3000rpms I get the code....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-12-2013, 06:16 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 742
Posted By wil137
I smelled the oil from the dip stick and it...

I smelled the oil from the dip stick and it doesn't reek of gas...smells like smoky engine oil.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-12-2013, 05:04 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 742
Posted By wil137
The errors seems to come up more the faster I...

The errors seems to come up more the faster I drive and not while idling. Also a fact I forgot to mention the error comes up more once the AC was on while driving.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-11-2013, 04:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 742
Posted By wil137
Where I live getting the fuel gauge pressure...

Where I live getting the fuel gauge pressure reading would be difficult, I might have to purchase one, but that would be a one off thing. As for smelling the oil for gas I will do that tomorrow and...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-11-2013, 10:48 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 742
Posted By wil137
When I cleaned my MAF I cleaned the connections...

When I cleaned my MAF I cleaned the connections also. I have attached a photo of my MAF and filter setup. http://wilbertchambers.com//errors/maf.JPG
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-10-2013, 07:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 742
Posted By wil137
I cleaned my MAF and still the same problem. This...

I cleaned my MAF and still the same problem. This is getting annoying. Any other suggestions.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-28-2013, 01:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 742
Posted By wil137
The spark plugs are also new, about 3 months old....

The spark plugs are also new, about 3 months old. I got the car with out the original air box. So I have a cone K&N filter. Basically I don't have the option to go back to my original air box.
...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-28-2013, 05:36 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 742
Posted By wil137
Honestly no I cleaned the MAF 2-3 weeks before...

Honestly no I cleaned the MAF 2-3 weeks before but not when I cleaned my filter. And I actually had the filter sitting for 3 days before I put it back in the car.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-27-2013, 06:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 742
Posted By wil137
Ok the O2 sensors are only 5 months old, MAF is a...

Ok the O2 sensors are only 5 months old, MAF is a year old and the fuel filter is 2 months old. I cleaned my K&N filter and I didn't over oil it. So that's why I am so lost.

Side note i am...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-27-2013, 06:40 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 742
Posted By wil137
P0175 and P0172 problem

Hey guys I am having a problem here with these to codes, P0175 & P0172. I read couple forums which say that it a dirty air filter. I have a K&N cold air intake. I cleaned it and I am still getting...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-02-2013, 10:27 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 342
Posted By wil137
Exclamation HVAC Front Load Sensor issue

I scanned my 2003 330i with BMW Scanner and I got this code:
21/01 - HVAC, front load sensor, open circuit
21/01 - HVAC, front load sensor, short circuit to ground

Can anyone tell me what this...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-02-2013, 03:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 265
Posted By wil137
sound like a plan

sound like a plan
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