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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 05:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 329
Posted By lgr122
Are there led-bulbs involved? Those can cause...

Are there led-bulbs involved?
Those can cause error even when it works, because Computer reads wrong resistance from it.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-19-2016, 08:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 205
Posted By lgr122
Supposed to be O-ring yes, but mine leaked still...

Supposed to be O-ring yes, but mine leaked still bit even with it in place.
Put some PTFE-tape as addition and now it seem to hold.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-16-2016, 11:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 269
Posted By lgr122
How does your dsc work when turning it off? ...

How does your dsc work when turning it off?
Then you still have asc in use, or how?
I'm just curious.

Mine has only asc, not dsc, so mine applies brake on slipping wheel, but not cutting...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-14-2016, 09:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 723
Posted By lgr122
How do you know it ain't broke? :confused: ...

How do you know it ain't broke? :confused:
Should take it to dealer for checking it out properly.
Nobody find hidden problems so well like dealer, don't you think?
You might not see the problem...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-13-2016, 09:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 299
Posted By lgr122
Looks is most important, is it? 19" tires and...

Looks is most important, is it?
19" tires and lowered, :D will be tramlining like hell, and any faulty part in suspension makes it still worst.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-12-2016, 02:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 237
Posted By lgr122
Ok, will do that, as soon as possible. ...

Ok, will do that, as soon as possible.

Falling behind with my maintenance, little electric issues adding up, but THIS disturbs me more when driving to work 50km daily.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-11-2016, 09:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 237
Posted By lgr122
Question Brakes rubbing constantly?

Brakes work allright and car runs, but there's bit of rubbing in brakes all the time.
First it was only in rear so i was suspecting parking brake, but now it's in front also. Tried wheels when car...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-06-2016, 09:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 175
Posted By lgr122
No. Different car different springs.

No.

Different car different springs.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-04-2016, 04:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 285
Posted By lgr122
Interesting how much people pay for their...

Interesting how much people pay for their maintenance. :)
For 100$ i would gladly replace someone else's oil filter gasket, and could even let to borrow my own car while working on his.
After some...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-03-2016, 02:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 297
Posted By lgr122
All fuses are not needed for all cars, it depends...

All fuses are not needed for all cars, it depends on how your car was equipped. There are often fuse places which aren't in use, because car doesn't have such equipment in it.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-29-2016, 07:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 435
Posted By lgr122
Probably they broke, and easiest was to just...

Probably they broke, and easiest was to just leave them off, when they are not very needed in Florida.
Some people might feel those washers are just waste of windshield washer fluid, when they use...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-29-2016, 06:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 435
Posted By lgr122
Headlight washers should be right there. Not...

Headlight washers should be right there. Not fully necessary, mine aren't working at the moment either, but if you want your car to be perfect, then you want to fix them. :)
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-26-2016, 08:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 324
Posted By lgr122
Hankook i would recommend, good tires for daily...

Hankook i would recommend, good tires for daily ride.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-26-2016, 09:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 609
Posted By lgr122
Maybe more difficult would be to get functioning...

Maybe more difficult would be to get functioning Ferrari V12 in hands, i bet they cost much with or without car. :p
BMW made V8, V10 and V12 engines also, and someone might have done such swap...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-23-2016, 09:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 252
Posted By lgr122
Hmm.. maybe you should just get 320d then, not...

Hmm.. maybe you should just get 320d then, not 318d, if looking for power.
That way you're already half way in the beginning.
Buying price is not very different, and building 318d into 320d is...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-22-2016, 04:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 252
Posted By lgr122
There can be bit other differences also, related...

There can be bit other differences also, related on turbo and intake manifold and stuff, but base engine is same.
Taking ECU from another car and making it work is, as difficult, as just...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-21-2016, 09:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 252
Posted By lgr122
Chiptuning/ECU programming, that's how both of...

Chiptuning/ECU programming, that's how both of them can do more. :)
My 118D has M47TUD20 engine and it's been tuned up to 150hp (from stock 122), without any other modifications. :)
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-15-2016, 12:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 289
Posted By lgr122
I guess only reason why to consider SMG M3 would...

I guess only reason why to consider SMG M3 would be, if you already have totaled 6-speed M3 in hands which can be used as parts.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-01-2016, 12:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 220
Posted By lgr122
What's the use to replace pump? It obviously...

What's the use to replace pump? It obviously works, should just tell it to stop sometimes.

Problem is somewhere in wiring/electrics, don't you think?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-19-2016, 07:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 267
Posted By lgr122
So light should go off, when i unplug it? Then...

So light should go off, when i unplug it?
Then problem is somewhere else for sure... seeing through that wiring is quite messy work unfortunately.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-19-2016, 02:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 267
Posted By lgr122
Question Windshield washer fluid level sensor?

Is that circuit supposed to be open or closed, when fluid tank is full?
Have had some sensor problem for long time, cluster tells tank is empty even when it's not.
Now i finally got new sensor, but...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-14-2016, 01:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 303
Posted By lgr122
Right, word "cheap" does not belong to BMW. If...

Right, word "cheap" does not belong to BMW.
If you want something, then should be willing to pay for it.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-06-2016, 08:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 278
Posted By lgr122
XI is older way to call x-drive.

XI is older way to call x-drive.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-05-2016, 07:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 189
Posted By lgr122
Sport = stiffer shocks and springs and possibly...

Sport = stiffer shocks and springs and possibly some cosmetic stuff.

I would go with newer more powerful one, because sport suspension can be put in it easily, and it has manual gears. :)
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-03-2016, 01:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 270
Posted By lgr122
It's very much effort for 20horsepower more. ...

It's very much effort for 20horsepower more.

Does your car work well now? Nothing wrong with it?
Easiest way to more power is selling this car and buying another with 6-cylinders.

Anyway... if...
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