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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-14-2012, 11:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 371
Posted By Sean330xi
Thank you, Fast Bob! You are the second person I...

Thank you, Fast Bob! You are the second person I have heard this from! I will definitely give this a try :thumbup:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-14-2012, 11:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 371
Posted By Sean330xi
Thank for the help guys.....I figured I was...

Thank for the help guys.....I figured I was making it more complicated. There is so much info out there from bad sources its hard to find good answers and I will take your advice!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-14-2012, 11:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 371
Posted By Sean330xi
A good point of information for sure....I had...

A good point of information for sure....I had checked those as well but I do believe that those recommended tire pressures are based on the tires that BMW would fit from the factory in those...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-14-2012, 09:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 371
Posted By Sean330xi
Tire Pressure Confusion

I am sure this has been covered in other threads already but I haven't had any luck finding what pertains to the Xi models.

I have read many differing opinions on tire pressure recommendations for...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-04-2012, 07:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 670
Posted By Sean330xi
Is your service engine light on? It would really...

Is your service engine light on? It would really help to get some error codes that might lead in the right direction.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-04-2012, 07:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 450
Posted By Sean330xi
Great info. Thanks for the help!

Great info. Thanks for the help!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-04-2012, 06:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 450
Posted By Sean330xi
Well, that makes a lot of sense....I never really...

Well, that makes a lot of sense....I never really was able to notice much difference between mine and a non sport pack equipped Xi. Thanks for the comment!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-04-2012, 05:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 422
Posted By Sean330xi
Unfortunately Code 55 is directly related to...

Unfortunately Code 55 is directly related to transmission failure. It generally points to slippage in top gear. This is fairly common with the GM5 automatic transmissions. About the only thing you...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-04-2012, 05:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 450
Posted By Sean330xi
E46 Sport Package Questions.

I really have not been able to find a "quality" answer to this this question. I have a 2002 330xi with Sport Package and aside from coming with a stiffer suspension setup and bigger wheels does...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-28-2012, 12:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 752
Posted By Sean330xi
If you could post the actual codes I can do some...

If you could post the actual codes I can do some checking for you with some of my resources....that being said its definitely not something that is as easy as point and fix. Probably you are looking...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-27-2012, 01:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,377
Posted By Sean330xi
I just put a set of Akebono Ceramics on my 330Xi...

I just put a set of Akebono Ceramics on my 330Xi and I really like them a lot....they seems just as responsive as the OEM ones and the definitely bite harder
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-27-2012, 11:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 752
Posted By Sean330xi
You really need to know what codes are in the...

You really need to know what codes are in the computer before you start stabbing parts in or guessing at whats wrong.....The rough idle could be caused by many different things. PCV valve, Mass air...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-27-2012, 11:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 752
Posted By Sean330xi
I think probably the first step would be to take...

I think probably the first step would be to take it to an Autozone and have the codes checked or do it yourself if you have the right code reader.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-27-2012, 10:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 884
Posted By Sean330xi
Strangely enough I didn't have that code.....I...

Strangely enough I didn't have that code.....I just knew the thermostat was stuck open. I was having some rough idle issues but mine were related to a bad PCV valve.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-27-2012, 08:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 884
Posted By Sean330xi
Just wanted to address your issue with the...

Just wanted to address your issue with the thermostat. I just had to do this myself on my 02' 330 and there are a couple of things I found that I can tell you. First, you do have to replace the...
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 07-04-2012, 10:16 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 880
Posted By Sean330xi
02' 330xi FSU

Hey everyone, looking for some tips and confirmation here. I am fairly certain that my FSU went out on my today. I drove to the store and my AC was working just fine and when I got back in the car...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-04-2012, 09:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 468
Posted By Sean330xi
02' 330 - FSU is toast?

Technical question here. I am fairly certain the FSU is shot. Drove to the store today and when I came back out about 30 minutes later the air was not blowing from any of the vents. Tried hot and...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-03-2012, 04:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,241
Posted By Sean330xi
I had his issue just a couple weeks ago and it...

I had his issue just a couple weeks ago and it turned out to be two issues. One it seems you may be right on. I had an air leak in one of the intake tubes and of course that could cause the issue you...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-01-2012, 04:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 6,745
Posted By Sean330xi
I hear that! I am just a little taken back at how...

I hear that! I am just a little taken back at how quick its getting to be now! Cant wait to see what the 335xi coupe will do when it comes out later!
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-01-2012, 04:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 6,745
Posted By Sean330xi
2013 335xi 0-60!

After some comparing on BMWUSA.com it seems that the new 335xi is faster than the 335i?! I drove the new 335i last week and it was really quick in the real world. I know BMW claims its 0-60 time as...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 01-17-2010, 03:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,073
Posted By Sean330xi
Hey man, I looked on line for you since I am not...

Hey man, I looked on line for you since I am not even close to you! I understand very well losing a great car! Sucks so much. The only thing I could find even close to you online is this. It looks...
Forum: New Member Introductions 01-17-2010, 03:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 479
Posted By Sean330xi
I have an 02 330Xi and dont have the same issue...

I have an 02 330Xi and dont have the same issue so I could not say from experience. How many miles does the car have? How often do you drive it and how aggressive are you when you drive it? Is it a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-16-2010, 06:58 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 8,356
Posted By Sean330xi
I drove a 2009 335i back in 2008 for the Ultimate...

I drove a 2009 335i back in 2008 for the Ultimate Drive and being an audiophile I was interested to see how the stereo stacked up to the Harmon Kardon system in my 02' 330Xi and I was not impressed....
Forum: General Automotive Forum 01-16-2010, 06:51 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,643
Posted By Sean330xi
BMW_GAL, The newest season to hit the US...

BMW_GAL,

The newest season to hit the US market is showing at the end of this month. It is series 13. In the UK they just ended showing season 14, which you can catch most of on YouTube since its...
Forum: New Member Introductions 01-16-2010, 12:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 597
Posted By Sean330xi
I am new to BMW's as well. I have a 330Xi and...

I am new to BMW's as well. I have a 330Xi and from what I have read you are correct that when you need to change the oil it will tell you so. However I have also read that you should not wait much...
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