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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-16-2013, 05:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,511
Posted By 01e46sprt
It's for 325ci 2001 I clear the code and it's...

It's for 325ci 2001 I clear the code and it's good for a week. Than pops back on
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-12-2013, 06:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,511
Posted By 01e46sprt
Bluebee.... By doing the smoke test did that...

Bluebee.... By doing the smoke test did that reveal a leak in the intake boot ? I have p0171 code and did a smoke test didn't come up with any leak.

Could it be a dirty fuel filter ? only code is...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-09-2013, 09:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 394
Posted By 01e46sprt
Thanks for the suggestions guys I'll try that...

Thanks for the suggestions guys I'll try that site ASAP.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-08-2013, 11:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 394
Posted By 01e46sprt
Have you ever purchased from FCP ?

Have you ever purchased from FCP ?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-08-2013, 09:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 394
Posted By 01e46sprt
Aftermarket upgrade part suggestions.

Hey guys I was wondering if you guys had any suggestions on where I can buy upgraded parts for my bimmer. I have been browsing through FCP euro parts and they seem to sell only meyle replacement...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-05-2013, 08:12 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,075
Posted By 01e46sprt
That does kinda sound like a pulley. But the...

That does kinda sound like a pulley. But the after noise when shut off I have no clue about ?

If I was you and could afford a good Indy shop with a good reputation I Would take it over

And...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-05-2013, 04:16 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,075
Posted By 01e46sprt
No problem man I hope you figure it all out and...

No problem man I hope you figure it all out and everything goes well for you.

I don't have a pic yet. Everytiime I wanna get her cleaned up and snap some pics it starts to snow lol. (NJ). Ill...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-05-2013, 04:05 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,075
Posted By 01e46sprt
It may sound crazy but have someone check the...

It may sound crazy but have someone check the alternator. If the bearings inside go bad they'll make the noise you posted in the video. Btw I just noticed there was a video and watched it and your...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-05-2013, 03:02 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,075
Posted By 01e46sprt
Check these 2 threads. Both from this forum....

Check these 2 threads. Both from this forum. Should answer your questions.

http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.php?t=917830

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=391106
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-04-2013, 10:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 559
Posted By 01e46sprt
I has a 2003 with 230K miles and it was in...

I has a 2003 with 230K miles and it was in amazing mechanical shape. I purchased it with the 230K miles and sold it with 250K only because my wife didn't feel safe driving something with that many...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-04-2013, 01:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 481
Posted By 01e46sprt
Where can I buy a smoke test like that ?

Where can I buy a smoke test like that ?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-04-2013, 10:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 481
Posted By 01e46sprt
Thanks guys. I'm going to buy a new intake boot...

Thanks guys. I'm going to buy a new intake boot tomorrow and take it from there. That has to be my issue because of the whistle.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-03-2013, 11:53 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,075
Posted By 01e46sprt
Well it says system is too lean which means...

Well it says system is too lean which means there's more air than fuel mixing which means there's a vacuum leak somewhere. Hopefully it's leaking from the intake boot. Have it swapped out and problem...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-03-2013, 11:36 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,075
Posted By 01e46sprt
Ya sounds like same issue as mine. Lmk what that...

Ya sounds like same issue as mine. Lmk what that code is ASAP.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-03-2013, 10:54 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,075
Posted By 01e46sprt
Have someone scan it and find out what the code...

Have someone scan it and find out what the code is. If its p0171 we both have same issue. Also how long has the noise been there ?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-03-2013, 09:46 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,075
Posted By 01e46sprt
I can still slightly hear mine after the car is...

I can still slightly hear mine after the car is at proper running temp. Also the p0171 code is leading me to believe that there's a tear in that boot/hose which is causing the whistle and running to...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-03-2013, 09:41 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,075
Posted By 01e46sprt
No I didn't change it because i heard the part...

No I didn't change it because i heard the part alone is like $600. On the other hand today I got a SES light and code p0171 is what came up when I scanned it. Do you have a SES light on ? The reason...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-03-2013, 09:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 481
Posted By 01e46sprt
Btw I forgot to mention that I do get a whistle...

Btw I forgot to mention that I do get a whistle noise from under the hood. Mostly when it's cold but kinda quiets down when car warms up.

I know a torn intake boot/hose would cause a whistle but...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-03-2013, 06:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 435
Posted By 01e46sprt
I don't think you overpaid at $6000. Considering...

I don't think you overpaid at $6000. Considering the miles you have which are awesome.

I paid $3000 for my coupe 147,000 miles but has full sport package And is in really nice condition.

I...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-03-2013, 05:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 481
Posted By 01e46sprt
Thank you Jonathan for your reply to my thread. I...

Thank you Jonathan for your reply to my thread. I didn't think the suspension work had anything to do with the code lol. The coolant thing as you said is what I figured maybe knocked something loose...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-03-2013, 04:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 435
Posted By 01e46sprt
That's rediculous for 11 y/o BMW. I don't care...

That's rediculous for 11 y/o BMW. I don't care how low the miles are. 8-9k maybe but $14k that guy is gonna have that one for a while.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-03-2013, 04:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 481
Posted By 01e46sprt
P0171 system to lean bank 1.

Picked my car up from the mechanics today had a right lower control arm replaced...coolant expansion tank was leaking also replaced flush/fill/bleed system (BMW coolant used as required) and...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-03-2013, 03:59 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,075
Posted By 01e46sprt
I have The same issue on my 01 325. It's your...

I have The same issue on my 01 325. It's your secondary air pump. It runs only when the car is cold to warm the cats. Only runs for about 5 mins than goes away. What's happening is it's become dirty...
Forum: New Member Introductions 01-28-2013, 06:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 551
Posted By 01e46sprt
I agree Ztitans1 has provided nothing but honest...

I agree Ztitans1 has provided nothing but honest and actual info. And I don't understand what you mean by wasting time ? I didn't know there was a time limit ???
Forum: New Member Introductions 01-28-2013, 04:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 551
Posted By 01e46sprt
Thanks for the Info. I'll pull the wheel tomorrow...

Thanks for the Info. I'll pull the wheel tomorrow and check for noise. Also what would be making my steering wheel sit to the left side ?
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