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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-07-2016, 04:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 597
Posted By joebe
'150K 2004 BMW Coupe 330CI

Thanks! I will have them check that if they don't already know hoping they do since they work on a lot of German cars.

I will also check out those Tires, this is why I do like coming to this...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-06-2016, 06:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 597
Posted By joebe
Zhp

ZHP is very Nice!, I would think the M3 series may have these upgrades.

Going to the shop this week for steering alignment prob new CABs who knows, and new front tires.

Looking for good all...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-06-2016, 03:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 597
Posted By joebe
150K 2004 BMW Coupe 330CI***8207;

Thanks -I had changed control arm bushings a number of years ago there was way to much play. These bushings seem to wear out fast.

I think $2500 is realistic number from what I am seeing. I like...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-06-2016, 07:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 597
Posted By joebe
Have the car inspected

Yes, that is my intention really don't want to dump lots of money in the car. Right now my two front tires are warring down around the outer edge and they are fairly new tires ( (Hankook V2 concepts...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-06-2016, 04:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 597
Posted By joebe
Or sell your car and make someone else a very happy e46 driver!

GoForthFast Thanks for the wisdom and the reply. I do hear about many E46 owners driving 200K plus on this forum so that is really encouraging to me. I realize how much I love this car and came close...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-05-2016, 09:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 597
Posted By joebe
Thanks -Yeah I did learn a few things like these...

Thanks -Yeah I did learn a few things like these cars are high maintenance so spending Money is the norm. I also learned not to take everyone opinion on this forum because not everyone is an expert .
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-05-2016, 09:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 597
Posted By joebe
150K 2004 BMW Coupe 330CI

she just turned 150K debating if I should get rid of her or keeper. she runs great just normal maintenance so far. what is the average cost of maintaining a lady with this mileage? anything I should...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-07-2015, 06:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 364
Posted By joebe
Yes I saw them on utube, what was the cost? also...

Yes I saw them on utube, what was the cost? also do you know if the base broke off from the rain sensor do I need a whole new windshield?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-07-2015, 05:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 364
Posted By joebe
2004 330CI rear view mirror leaking

Hi I have a 330CI 2004 and just noticed today a bubble in the rear view mirror and blurry also noticed an oil starting to leak out, I tried removing the mirror and think I broke the base which is...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-24-2014, 04:12 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 246
Posted By joebe
drivers side power seat malfunction

I am sure there are post about this issue but here it goes 04 330CI -my drivers side seat somewhat moved entirely up to the steering wheel when I opened my door I saw this, the seat was fine last...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-26-2013, 07:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 585
Posted By joebe
airbag problem

Thanks for the reply -NO did not need a new airbag (the dealer told me I definately did) just had to replace the clock spring in the steering wheel ,went to an indy shop the cost was about $200 ,...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-06-2013, 04:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 585
Posted By joebe
Thanks for the reply and the information. The...

Thanks for the reply and the information. The dealer said something similar about the circuits malfunctioning. I wondering if I have a short in the electrical system.I tried to order an OEM airbag...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-05-2013, 04:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 585
Posted By joebe
2004 330ci drivers side airbag

My airbag indicator light came on today -so I brought it down to my local dealer who did a diagnostic test on it and was told I needed a new drivers side airbag, cost $1100.:(. why would I need a...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-04-2013, 03:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 551
Posted By joebe
2004 BMW 330ci

GoForthFast thanks for the reply and all the information on this thread. I will have that fuel pump changed. I just don't normally change anything until it breaks .
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-03-2013, 05:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 551
Posted By joebe
2004 BMW 330ci

Thanks for the reply - hmmm no -have never changed any of these parts.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-03-2013, 04:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 551
Posted By joebe
2004 BMW 330ci

Just want to throw it out there, today my 2004 BMW 330ci with 105K on it just stalled out when I was driving it . It just stalled out and I was stuck on the road. I tried starting it and it kept...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-16-2012, 05:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,626
Posted By joebe
Yes I changed the Intake boot was torn now the...

Yes I changed the Intake boot was torn now the seal on the Disa valve is "leaking " air which is what they are telling me.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-16-2012, 05:42 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,626
Posted By joebe
Thanks for the great information!

Thanks for the great information!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-16-2012, 05:41 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,626
Posted By joebe
Disa Valve is now $400 from BMW Parts...

Disa Valve is now $400 from BMW Parts department!!! insane
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-13-2012, 06:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,626
Posted By joebe
THANKS FOR THE INFO, i WILL LOOK INTO IT, THEY...

THANKS FOR THE INFO, i WILL LOOK INTO IT, THEY SAID THE SEAL IS ALL ONE PEICE WITH THE VALVE .
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-13-2012, 05:45 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,626
Posted By joebe
wow thanks , I am not a mechanic but didnt think...

wow thanks , I am not a mechanic but didnt think it should cost that much and take up so much time for labor!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-13-2012, 05:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,626
Posted By joebe
Disa valve seal/ need to replace

2004 BMW 330CI 97K my service engine soon light remains on after changing torn intake Boot . After another diagnostic (3rd time) Dealer said Disa Valve seal needs to be replaced and the valve does...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-23-2012, 03:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 846
Posted By joebe
RAV31 thank you for that info ,that is awesome!

RAV31 thank you for that info ,that is awesome!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-22-2012, 07:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 846
Posted By joebe
Thanks , Yes its a joke they told me my car...

Thanks , Yes its a joke they told me my car because of the miles (97K )the software has to be "reprogramed" its an all day thing -- I am so tired of arguing with them about there BS:mad:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-22-2012, 07:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 846
Posted By joebe
Service engine light on

Yeah thanks for the advce -I acually did find a guy/garage who only works on european cars and he is excellent. The dealer wants to charge me $125 to fix the boot but another $300 to reset the...
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