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  1. Tools and Miscellaneous
    Sold our e39 a while back and have these spares taking up closet space. Pic of the original car these came from attached. More pics of all items in the works. NEW Fuel pump $40 OEM water pump $40 NEW Mahle fuel filter $ Trunk lid liner $20 Trunk side compartment liner $20 Stock muffler $40 OEM...
  2. E46 (1999 - 2006)
    I noticed the check engine light come on while I was driving to work. I parked and left the car until noon. When I tried to start it, it cranked but did not fire. I noticed there was no noise from the fuel pump and next checked the shrader valve.... no fuel. The fuel pump fuse was good so I...
  3. E46 (1999 - 2006)
    So my mother owns a 1999 BMW 323i, with the m52tu motor, and the throttle body needs to be replaced, she does not know much about cars and does not want to take it in to a mechanic, I know how to replace the part but I just need suggestions on where to get a new throttle body (the code the motor...
  4. E46 (1999 - 2006)
    Hey Everybody, Soooo.. once I fix my CCV system :eek: I'm planning on buying some 18 inch TE37's for my e46 328i. It has the factory 17 inch wheels on it now which I have no idea the specs on, but basically I've narrowed my choices down to two different wheels and I'm not sure which offset...
  5. E46 (1999 - 2006)
    Hey guys, recently had some troubles with my 1999 323i. It's automatic and has about 165k miles on it. Recently it's been going into the fail safe mode.. it displays a gear on the dashboard. Took it to the dealership and they told me that I have the ZF transmission and that my 2nd and 5th gear...
  6. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    Hello, I am new to this site and I am looking to see if anyone knows if a 1999 540i radiator will work in a 1998 540i?
  7. E46 (1999 - 2006)
    Hello I have a 1999 BMW 318i E46. It does not have 16 pin OBD2 in cabin. Just the 20 pin adapter under the hood. I've searched through forums and could not find answer. My 20 pin doesn't have the 15 pin plug or the 17 pin plug. I have a working ELM327 Bluetooth adapter. It's not a cheap...
  8. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    My son and I have enjoyed the Bimmerfest and referred to it regularly for DIY repairs. But now the car is now sitting unused in the driveway, not driven since July-August. I'm ready to donate it to the public radio car donation program, but also want to know if it could be valuable to another...
  9. E46 M3 (2001-2006)
    Hi, A couple of weeks my SMG module is losing oil, i have a BMW M3 SMG 1999. What happens is the following: 1. When i open the door the pump is running 2. After that, i'm checking the oil reservoir and the oil is below the line on the indicator(dipstick) 3. I'm now filling this up until it...
  10. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    Hi guys, so I drive a '99 528i only 82xxx miles, and a recent problem has started that I can't quite put my finger on. When I first turn the car on you can hear a whistle or whine, from what sounds like the right side of the engine, and the RPM's are high. Idle is about 800-1000. After a minute...
  11. E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002)
    Recently purchased a 1999 BMW Z3 convertible. Engine is strong, but the car needs a lot of cosmetic TLC. Broke down the interior to replace OEM plastics that we found and purchased. Excited to install the better condition pieces, but I need to figure out the wiring before reinstalling carpet...
  12. Cars - Private Party
    Hey Y'all! I have a 1999 E36 M3 for sale in the Los Angeles area. The car is VERY clean and has had a lot of nice extra work done. Car is not Customized like crazy but has had good work done over the years to keep it looking fresh (i.e. full Focal Polykevlar Soundsystem redo with Kenwood amp...
  13. E46 (1999 - 2006)
    Bought a new Bimmer with 160k with an AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION shifting issue. The car runs fine 1-3 (Although it rumbles). When it gets to 4th, The car seems like it is LOST and just throws a (!) symbol and gets stuck in 4th.. I then have to park, shut off the car, then continue... BUT, If I...
  14. E46 (1999 - 2006)
    I need a SILVER hood for 1999 four door 323i 346 HELP!
  15. E46 (1999 - 2006)
    I have a e46 328i 1999. Trying to find a nice exhaust system that has a more roar sound then a screaming sound, anyone know of any? Thanks!
  16. Performance
    I have a brand new SPEC Stage 1 clutch kit new in the box. It comes with an alignment tool, pilot bearing, metal throwout bearing, clutch disk, and the pressure plate. FREE SHIPPING! Asking 350$ obo. Paid 650 last year for it and don't need it. Pm for more detail. Thank you. Located in...
  17. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    I have a brand new SPEC Stage 1 clutch kit new in the box. It comes with an alignment tool, pilot bearing, metal throwout bearing, clutch disk, and the pressure plate. FREE SHIPPING! Asking 575 obo. Paid 650 last year for it and don't need it. Pm for more detail. Thank you!
  18. E46 (1999 - 2006)
    Hi everyone, I'm a new user and I've been Driving a 1999 323i for a couple years and its progressively gotten worse. I don't really have the money to pay for a mechanic so i do what i can on my own. Recently i was getting codes for piston 6 misfire and IACV malfunction (Idle Air Control Valve)...
  19. 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001)
    anyone looking for a parts car please contact me - my black/sand '99 sporty shorty suffered engine failure and my mechanic advised against trying to fix it. it's in fairly good shape otherwise. orange county, CA - contact me for more info
  20. E36 (1991 - 1999)
    So I have been driving my 1999 e36 328ic in the last few months with no problem whatsoever. However, 2 days ago, I was noticing this really loud clicking noise. And this morning, when I tried to start my car, nothing, not even the lights come on. Could this be a battery/alternator issue ? Any...
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