M54b30 (E36 Compact)
Hey, I've had a problem with my battery bracket that recently led to the battery slamming into the DISA valve, partially unplugging it and causing my engine management to freak out, this happened twice whilst I was driving, I made it home, repaired the bracket and plugged...
Hello everybody. I made an account deliberately for this issue because I couldn't find answers anywhere.
So I bought this beautiful car and I fell in love with it.
It's a grey BMW.
2005 N52 manual
200k km or 120k miles?
Since I bought it I've had poor fuel economy...
I initially heard a hissing sound from the disa area, took it out and determined it was shot. I bought a replacement and installed it. Upon the removal of the disa, I unclipped the maf with air intake boot attached, and while doing so broke one of those plastic parts for the metal clip. I...
I have E93 330i 2008 with 77K km on it. When driving at low rpm, I experience a loss in torque and the rpm drops a little bit before the gear shifts down and accelerating normally. When starting in the morning, the rpm fluctuate a little and it settle down at 550-600 rpm and i i...
So recently the check engine light came on in my wife's X3. I got it diagnosed at the local dealership and was told that I had lean banks 1 & 2, shooting codes PO174 &171. They gave me a statement saying i had a bad vanos oil line leak, bad oil level sensor, bad ccv (oil seprator) and all the...
I found a walkthrough for testing the functionality of the DISA and I'm confused on the result for the solenoid.
These are the steps for the test after removing the DISA:
1. Suck in through the small hole near the solenoid plug to see if the vacuum is sealed through the diaphram enough to...
This is a cross reference to my Failed Emissions thread:
Failed Emissions (Error Codes Inside) HELP !!!
I finally got a smoke test done at BMW Dealer & these are the details what came back.. (Everything here is exactly whats on the paper)
1. Oil SEP
2. 4 Hoses...
One day I'm starting it started and stalled right away. Tried again, it started kinda rough but was running, after warm up it tried driving drove to the end of the street stopped, was about to go on the main road gave it had and it stalled, tried starting it, it cranked but the engine wouldn't...
Hey guys I recently purchased a 2002 BMW 325Xi for a steal of a price.. only issue was that the check engine light was on
Code reader says that the fuel system in Banks 1 and 2.
The idle seems to be rough, but not all the time. Usually right after being started up the RPMS will wonder or...
Got the O-Ring but didn't need it. Looking to get what I paid for it. Listed on eBay, but will sell "offline."
$3.99 with free shipping.
Manufacturer Part Number...
SEE FINAL PARAGRAPH IN THIS POST FOR ORDERING INSTRUCTIONS
In this thread, http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=570859 there was mention of interest in a group buy for the DISA Valve. I contacted my parts guy at Bill Dodge BMW, Westbrook ME and he quoted the following price for...