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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-11-2013, 09:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 989
Posted By tice03
Thanks for the response ahull. Wow, I need one of...

Thanks for the response ahull. Wow, I need one of those! I'm not sure where I'd stick it though, lol. Would I just go through one of the vents until I see something moving and making noise? And then,...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-11-2013, 01:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 989
Posted By tice03
Hi sridario, thanks for posting this. So I have...

Hi sridario, thanks for posting this. So I have the same exact problem to the "t." We're you able to figure out how to permanently fix the problem? I, like you, have resorted to just turning off the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-19-2013, 09:54 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 14,635
Posted By tice03
tttomttt's response is what confused me a little...

tttomttt's response is what confused me a little bit and prompted the question. He actually said that the passenger side was the problem. It looks like they had replaced the driver side motor, but...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-18-2013, 10:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 674
Posted By tice03
I've had the same question. When I read about the...

I've had the same question. When I read about the water expansion tank and water pump on this forum, I come away feeling like my car is living on borrowed time - I have 130k miles on my car right...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-18-2013, 09:55 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 14,635
Posted By tice03
Thanks for the quick reply Gr8sups! Work has been...

Thanks for the quick reply Gr8sups! Work has been crazy so I haven't been able to get back on here for a bit. Thanks for the info about the mirror motor. How were you able to determine that the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-11-2013, 05:58 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 14,635
Posted By tice03
Hi gr8sups, Thanks for taking the time to write...

Hi gr8sups, Thanks for taking the time to write this up. Did you ever have any success with your mirrors? My mirrors are driving me nuts. They just move randomly while I'm driving. Seems dangerous....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-31-2012, 09:42 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,920
Posted By tice03
LOL, Yeah, I figured this thread needed a little...

LOL, Yeah, I figured this thread needed a little attention and recognition.

Thanks dvsgene and Fudman for the quick replies! So, there's a great chance that my sway bar end links were fine then,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-31-2012, 08:59 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,920
Posted By tice03
Hey NFS, thanks for your comments. I'm dealing...

Hey NFS, thanks for your comments. I'm dealing with the sway bar end links right now and wondering if you could tell me what signs of wear you noticed in your end links when you replaced? I just...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-15-2012, 11:01 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,329
Posted By tice03
Hey guys. Thanks for the thread. Wanted to see...

Hey guys. Thanks for the thread. Wanted to see what you guys think - I replaced my fuel filter at 80k miles, and now at 118k miles finally the fuel pump died, so I replaced that as well. SO, should...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-21-2012, 03:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 616
Posted By tice03
lol, you what's sad about this, Dankjuice joined,...

lol, you what's sad about this, Dankjuice joined, made one post, got chastised by Nando779, and never came back. Still only one post. Ya gotta be a little thick-skinned on this site, and people with...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-22-2012, 12:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,618
Posted By tice03
The main fuel pump would be my guess as well, but...

The main fuel pump would be my guess as well, but first, have you ever taken your left fuel sender (sucking jet pump) out before to examine and such? Make sure it is installed correctly. See Nick's...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-13-2012, 08:19 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 44,254
Posted By tice03
I wouldn't panic just yet until we hear a couple...

I wouldn't panic just yet until we hear a couple more details about your car. Is it an automatic or manual transmission? What year is your car? Do you know the production date?

Sent from my...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-09-2012, 02:20 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 44,254
Posted By tice03
Nice work Aubrey! I'm glad to hear it got sorted...

Nice work Aubrey! I'm glad to hear it got sorted out!

Sent from my PG86100 using Bimmer App
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-09-2012, 02:12 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 44,254
Posted By tice03
Hmm, solved one problem, bit another one started?...

Hmm, solved one problem, bit another one started? I'm having a hard time knowing what you mean by the "indicator strip" in the back tank. At first I thought you were talking about the fuel level...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-03-2012, 06:03 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 44,254
Posted By tice03
Nice job Nick! Nice to have that figured out, and...

Nice job Nick! Nice to have that figured out, and it seems like it could happen easy enough that a lot of people could potentially run into this problem. Hopefully your struggling to find a solution...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-02-2012, 06:04 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 44,254
Posted By tice03
I'm starting to think you have other problems...

I'm starting to think you have other problems besides the sucking jet pump problem that might be contributing. Have you tried a fuel system cleaner yet? You might have a clog somewhere.


Sent...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-01-2012, 10:34 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 44,254
Posted By tice03
QAfred, Is there a specific part of this thread...

QAfred, Is there a specific part of this thread you gave the link for that you recomend? I think Aubrey has checked and replaced and done everything in that thread already, besides the fuel system...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-01-2012, 06:08 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 44,254
Posted By tice03
Figure anything out since your last message? ...

Figure anything out since your last message?

So if the return fuel seems to spray hard without the actual fuel sensor in the way, maybe it's loosing it's seal once you put the left fuel sensor and...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-30-2012, 10:59 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 44,254
Posted By tice03
Wow, yeah, you've tried all the things I would...

Wow, yeah, you've tried all the things I would think to try. So, definitely your jet pump is not working though since and the fuel is getting caught over in that left side and not making it back....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-28-2012, 12:07 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 44,254
Posted By tice03
Oops, double post.

Oops, double post.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-28-2012, 12:04 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 44,254
Posted By tice03
Nice job! You know, it might be alright, since...

Nice job! You know, it might be alright, since you're not quite sure what fixed it, to hold on to that fuel sender at least until you can fill up above a qtr tank two or three more times and watch...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-28-2012, 04:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,618
Posted By tice03
Ah that sucks! I'm sorry. That would really tick...

Ah that sucks! I'm sorry. That would really tick me off. I'm ticked off for you. With only 14 gallons to fill your tank, the.sucking jet pump is likely not working fully. It usually takes around 16.5...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-28-2012, 03:38 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 44,254
Posted By tice03
I'm happy to hear that it fixed your problem!!...

I'm happy to hear that it fixed your problem!! Well it ONE of the problems, right:) so the fuel level indicator was broke, but you fixed it? Explain more about that. Are you talking about the gauge...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-28-2012, 03:08 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 44,254
Posted By tice03
Hmmm, I really thought that would have done it....

Hmmm, I really thought that would have done it. Did you ever take the fuel senders out before the fuel filter replacement to observe what the level was on each side of the tank? At least right now,...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-23-2012, 09:03 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 44,254
Posted By tice03
I hope it works! I honestly don't know much of...

I hope it works! I honestly don't know much of anything about x5's and especially not diesels. If you have the same set up with the sucking jet pump and all, it is worth a try!! And yes, please let...
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