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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-13-2014, 10:51 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 64,938
Posted By glhx
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=1051...

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=1051878

More information on the 5hp19
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-08-2014, 12:03 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 11,685
Posted By glhx
Did you ever figure out how to adjust the back of...

Did you ever figure out how to adjust the back of the window down.

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=744357
This is for the e46 coupe. Maybe it will help.



This is the pdf...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-08-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 11,685
Posted By glhx
Did you ever figure out how to adjust the back of...

Did you ever figure out how to adjust the back of the window down.

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=744357
This is for the e46 coupe. Maybe it will help.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-23-2014, 01:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 942
Posted By glhx
20k on max life and I'm slipping in downshifting...

20k on max life and I'm slipping in downshifting from 4th to 3rd.

Don't know if the fluid is causing it.
I did full flush at 110k

I have 132k now

It's done it twice. This las time I...
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 08-22-2014, 11:36 PM
Replies: 270
Views: 289,072
Posted By glhx
As somewhat of an update I changed to max...

As somewhat of an update

I changed to max life at 110,000

At 130k ......I believe it's my 3rd gear is slipping when I go from 4th to 3rd. I give it heavy gas......it drops down and slips for...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-11-2013, 04:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 254
Posted By glhx
Will do that. I replaced the motor mounts and I'm...

Will do that. I replaced the motor mounts and I'm one for preventative maintenance. So I decided without even looking to replace the transmission mounts. I found them both diagonally cut in half. The...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-11-2013, 11:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 254
Posted By glhx
The only reason I ruled out everything else is...

The only reason I ruled out everything else is because it is only in first gear. Never does it any other time. Not downshifting. Not in any other gear.

And only in those rpm ranges...4500 in...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-11-2013, 09:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 254
Posted By glhx
Transmission vibration

Vibration only happens consistently at 4500 to 5000 rpm in only 1st gear.
Vibration also happens in normal driving at around 3000 rpm. Not as bad but still very noticeable


Vibration happens in...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-01-2013, 09:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 366
Posted By glhx
110 on the clock. Fluid flushed at 100k ...

110 on the clock.

Fluid flushed at 100k

All fluid flushed

I just found a whole thread of a really long list of people with the same problem. A dme flash fixed half of them. The rest are...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-01-2013, 05:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 366
Posted By glhx
Mostly hot

Mostly hot
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-28-2013, 10:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 366
Posted By glhx
Automatic

Automatic
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-27-2013, 11:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 366
Posted By glhx
Shudder shifting at 2500 rpm

Engine or transmission have a quick shudder at around 2500 to 3000 rpm or during the shift from 2nd to 3rd
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-15-2013, 01:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,155
Posted By glhx
The problem has been solved. It was an under...

The problem has been solved. It was an under reporting Maf sensor. Fuel trims are back to +4 and maf g/sec at idle went up to 4 to 4.6....it was in the 3s
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-07-2013, 03:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,155
Posted By glhx
Can I rule out o2 sensors. I almost have already....

Can I rule out o2 sensors. I almost have already. Will check that boot. And probably replace the maf
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-07-2013, 01:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,155
Posted By glhx
gas mileage is down from 28mpg to 19.9 mpg...

gas mileage is down from 28mpg to 19.9 mpg highway....which it is mostly driven
car is meticulously maintained. You could eat off the engine. I was after this problem because my mileage went down. I...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-04-2013, 03:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,155
Posted By glhx
No one.... Fuel trims go into the+10 range...

No one....

Fuel trims go into the+10 range only during acceleration.....only when throttle is opened.....

Not matter what rpm it is at.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-30-2013, 06:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,155
Posted By glhx
i also have more raw data screen shots for the...

i also have more raw data screen shots for the 2000, rpm 57mph run if needed.....they data mostly shows 0 to +5/-5 range

my best guess is either pre cat o2 sensors are lying or mass air flow is...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-30-2013, 05:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,155
Posted By glhx
can anyone make sense of this fuel trim data

2002 330ci automatic transmission(zf)

im showing +11.72 Long term feul trim on both banks.....lean condition......adding fuel

idle short term runs in the closer to +3/-3 range

long term...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-08-2013, 06:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 30,286
Posted By glhx
this piece needs to be opened up and c leaned...

this piece needs to be opened up and c leaned every once in a while. there is a foam type mesh in there that i replaced with fish tank filter material. I would like to find original stuff. The...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-02-2013, 11:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,813
Posted By glhx
Get a BMW scan tool 1.4.0. It has a gauges...

Get a BMW scan tool 1.4.0. It has a gauges test. Cost me $40......it also tests everything else
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-01-2012, 08:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,050
Posted By glhx
just to add to this thread. theres an LWR stepper...

just to add to this thread. theres an LWR stepper control module in the glove box near fuse panel that controls the stepper motors. The LCM does not control the stepper motors...should have a 26 pin...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-29-2012, 06:46 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 33,998
Posted By glhx
just to add to this post i saw where the top...

just to add to this post

i saw where the top had come off of the vacuum multiplier. I had this happen to me while changing out my ccv.

in looking closely as to how it is put together...they...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-29-2012, 06:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,277
Posted By glhx
on another forum i found out that when the car is...

on another forum i found out that when the car is off the SAP control box under the intake is open to purge air. I thought this was a vacuum leak. when i forced smoke into it...the smoke just came...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-28-2012, 06:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,277
Posted By glhx
the red is where im pretty sure the leak is...but...

the red is where im pretty sure the leak is...but what could be leaking there....surely its not a cracked intake
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-28-2012, 05:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,277
Posted By glhx
Vacuum leak pinpointed at SAP... electric valve...????

i found a huge vacuum leak that i cannot fix i think without removing the intake....not exactly sure what is leaking.

the cigar test pinpointed it to the electric valve under the intake that goes...
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