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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-22-2015, 09:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 212
Posted By crowz
Vibration could be the flywheel wearing out or...

Vibration could be the flywheel wearing out or the drive shaft joints.

Linkage is definitely your shifting problem.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-20-2015, 06:45 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 594
Posted By crowz
Im not sure how to tell you to fix it on your...

Im not sure how to tell you to fix it on your own. If I had the car I would hook up the bmw diagnostic inpa package software I have and it would show me what the car thought was active to see whats...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-20-2015, 03:11 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 594
Posted By crowz
Hard to say. Id make sure they are right first. ...

Hard to say. Id make sure they are right first.

The sensing wire is fed to the fan control module on the fan to command it to run at x speed. The resistance is varied on that wire. If its wired...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-20-2015, 02:07 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 594
Posted By crowz
If you have damaged the plug or swapped the wire...

If you have damaged the plug or swapped the wire spots around on the factory plug by accident it will keep the car away possibly.

The plug should have +12, ground and a signal wire. Putting power...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-19-2015, 11:26 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 594
Posted By crowz
The plug meaning the factory fan plug?

The plug meaning the factory fan plug?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-19-2015, 04:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 601
Posted By crowz
The dsc can cause the trans code believe it or...

The dsc can cause the trans code believe it or not. If it isn't the dsc then the converter is starting to fail. But always look at wheel sensors and anti lock areas first as the ratio is effected by...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-19-2015, 12:45 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 594
Posted By crowz
You mentioned the windows working after turning...

You mentioned the windows working after turning the key off. They are supposed to work for a short time after turning off the key.

But the main thing is you mentioned adding a fan before this...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-17-2015, 05:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 182
Posted By crowz
If the kbus has noise on it from a bad module,...

If the kbus has noise on it from a bad module, wire issues and wrong module installed it will drive the radio nuts.

As to whats wrong that's hard to say not being there. A bad light module can do...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-16-2015, 10:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,501
Posted By crowz
If it was me Id trade it off for a non sulev bmw...

If it was me Id trade it off for a non sulev bmw while it runs :)

Its like buying property in a neighborhood that has sink hole problems. You know its going to be a money pit one day, not a matter...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 05-16-2015, 10:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 310
Posted By crowz
Disconnect the battery and wait about 2 minutes...

Disconnect the battery and wait about 2 minutes at least then reconnect it. Should fix most of the strangeness of lights and such.

As for the way its running. That's a classic fuel pump or clogged...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-13-2015, 03:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 332
Posted By crowz
Estimate to fix driveway $17,000. Wavetrac $1200...

Estimate to fix driveway $17,000. Wavetrac $1200 :)

Some may remember it swallowed a 4wd superduty pickup truck.

Ive cut a side driveway that has worked rather well so far. Its just slick when...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-13-2015, 02:46 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 332
Posted By crowz
Even if it worked great a 1/2 mile of mud isn't...

Even if it worked great a 1/2 mile of mud isn't my idea of fun in reverse :)
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-13-2015, 02:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 332
Posted By crowz
Eventually I will be going with the wavetrac unit...

Eventually I will be going with the wavetrac unit on my 323i.

While I can spin the wheels on the road taking off at times that isn't the reason for it.

My dirt driveway becomes very...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-12-2015, 06:41 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 567
Posted By crowz
Was very surprised just how much air the thing...

Was very surprised just how much air the thing moves. Its stronger than the old setup was at idle. Cant really say at higher rpms but at idle the new single fan is moving more air for sure.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-12-2015, 03:17 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 567
Posted By crowz
This the one I bought. ...

This the one I bought.

http://www.pelicanparts.com/cgi-bin/smart/more_info.cgi?pn=17-11-7-561-757-M202&catalog_description=

Shows manufacturer as Cool Xpert.

Seems to work great.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-12-2015, 01:04 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 567
Posted By crowz
I don't know if you can run on just the aux fan...

I don't know if you can run on just the aux fan or not. I switched to the factory electric fan like the manual trans cars came with and removed the electric aux fan too.

Otherwise yep your...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-12-2015, 12:27 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 451
Posted By crowz
The words painted and $200 are not usually found...

The words painted and $200 are not usually found in the same place often. Id go for it.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-12-2015, 12:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 954
Posted By crowz
Not that hard to find. I have one in the backyard...

Not that hard to find. I have one in the backyard :)
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-11-2015, 12:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 451
Posted By crowz
Well some models have a trim piece that can be...

Well some models have a trim piece that can be removed that is actually the front tag mount. So when you swap out the piece it has nothing there at all tag holder wise when using a non front plate...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-11-2015, 12:31 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 567
Posted By crowz
No skeletons on my clean out but there was...

No skeletons on my clean out but there was several plastic bag remnants, grass, bugs, and dirt dover nest.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-11-2015, 12:30 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 567
Posted By crowz
Well that's removing the aux fan, mechanical fan...

Well that's removing the aux fan, mechanical fan and putting the puller factory electric puller fan in place of the mechanical fan.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-11-2015, 01:21 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 567
Posted By crowz
Yep :) The climb in rpms taking off and...

Yep :)

The climb in rpms taking off and going thru the gears is quicker now. Gives a more peppier impression than before. From what Ive read I should of gained 10 hp with the change over which is...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-10-2015, 05:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 592
Posted By crowz
Scratch one catalytic converter.....

Scratch one catalytic converter.....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-10-2015, 11:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 220
Posted By crowz
Mines the gm 5150. It has mirror link which...

Mines the gm 5150.

It has mirror link which means it mirrors my phones screen onto the radio, controls and all. I have a note 3 phone so I can use any app the phone has.

Note 3 phone has the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-10-2015, 02:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 220
Posted By crowz
Eonon gm5150 is what I have and love it.

Eonon gm5150 is what I have and love it.
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