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  1. Crashed my E46, is it fixable? I need your opinions.

    General E46 Forum
    Hello. This is my first post on this forum, and i would like some opinions related to the damage on my car. I come from Norway and was driving back to Uni during the autumn rush (The vacation just ended). I was stuck in queues the whole day, and the trip which usually takes two and a half...
  2. DIS v57 and my e46

    General E46 Forum
    Hello Everyone, I recently got a laptop with DIS v57 and INPA 5.0.6. I am using this style plug to connect to my car(1999 m52 e46 328i) Whenever I boot up INPA it never gets my ignition signal no matter what I do, it does seem to read my battery as being there. DIS v57 is another story all...
  3. Problems with my hand brake

    General E46 Forum
    Hello everyone, I'm working on my 99 328i e46 sedan. I'm putting new stoptech brakes on my car with 328mm rotors. When I got to the back end I did a dumb and left the ebrake on when I was removing the old rotors. I realized what was going on after a few whacks and took the ebrake off and got...
  4. Looking at getting a 99 328i, have some questions.

    General E46 Forum
    Hello all, so lets start off by saying I'm coming from an ex police crown vic, so the car I'm looking at is about as different as you can get. I'm looking at a 1999 328i in metallic blue, it's a jdm import with 77000km, and the asking price is 5900CAD. The car is in mostly good shape however...
  5. Which Wheels to Choose?

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    Hey all, I am looking into getting some TE37s for my 328i, and I I've narrowed my choices down to two different styles. Right now I have factory 17 inch wheels on my car of which I have no idea the specs on. The new wheels I'm looking at are 18 inches by 8.5. However, one set has an offset of...
  6. How much can I part out a 1999 e46 328i for?

    General E46 Forum
    I have been offered to buy a 1999 e46 328i for $700 and I am wondering how much I could potentially get for it if I were to part it out. I have not seen the car in person, but the owner says that it has a blown head gasket, but that he/she isn't sure. They said that it was "puffing tons of...
  7. Multiple cylinder misfires

    Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning
    Hey how's everyone doing today, I have an issue that i just dont know who to turn to anymore to resolve this problem, i have a 99 bmw 328i, 175k miles runs and drives but ive been in a bit a pickle lately with my baby, when i press the gas pedal she doesnt seem to respond to how much gas im...
  8. Obd ii codes '99 e46 need help!!!!!!!

    General BMW Model Discussion
    I am brand new to this site so bare with me. I own a e46 '99 with high miles for $1300. It sounds like a great price but of course there's an even bigger price to pay. I recently had a lot of work done to it such as new hubs, steering knuckles,valve cover gasket kit, and new bearing for the...
  9. Central Locking Switch Problem

    General E46 Forum
    Hello guys, this is my first post on this forum, hope you all can help somehow So I have a common problem that many other people do, except mine is a little bit different. It has to do with the Central Lock Switch, My hazards button works but the lock button doesn't. I have a 1999 323i, just...
  10. Any E46 Help a brotha out with a headlight

    Parting Out
    Sup fam, I recently had an accident on my '99 323i. Sucks I know, im in the process of getting it fix but all I need now is a driverside xenon headlight. If anybody got one their not using or parting out then please PM me. Willing to pay a good low price. PLEASE HELP!
  11. WTB 1999-2001 323i, 325i, 328i

    Complete Cars - Private
    3-series!! Looking to buy a 1999-2005 3 series. Specifically either a 328i or a 330i. ZHP is also a great option if anyone has one. 323i and 325i will be considered. Located in Florida. I'm in Orlando What I'm looing for: Sedan or wagon! (No coupes or conv.) Black interior (but not set on...
  12. Ticking Engine Noise - 1999 323i

    General E46 Forum
    My wife and I are considering buying this 1999 323i from a local mechanic who acquired it from his customer when the rear differential cracked. He replaced the broken part but has not done any other work on it. The vehicle has 161k miles, and a cursory inspection does not show anything else...
  13. Limp Mode: speed sensor failure? Some other part?

    General E46 Forum
    My 1999 328i (automatic, non-step) keeps throwing itself into Limp Mode when I corner hard. Circumstances: Hard cornering (when the chassis rolls a bit) Frequently when turning left, less often when turning right. Speed doesn't seem to be a factor Limp Mode engages ~5 seconds after leaving...
  14. 99' 328i parts fit a 2002 325xi sport package?

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  15. 1999 BMW M3 E36 Clean carfax, blk/blk DMV

    Complete Cars - Private
    This car is for sale by my uncle. He is a dealer in Tysons Corner, VA. This E36 was a clean example I wanted to forums to see. Link here: http://www.capitalautoinc.com/1999-BMW-M3/Used-Convertible/Mclean-MD/0/2793628/Details.aspx Some quick Specs: Mileage:120,429 Convertible Black/Black...
  16. Thoughts on a '99 323i 5 Speed

    General E46 Forum
    I'm looking in to buying this 323i that I saw at a dealer somewhat near my area and it really caught my eye. This car is from a dealer, I would just like some buying advice from you guys on it. Price: $5,993 Mileage: 92,434 Transmission: 5 Speed Manual
  17. Lukesb328's build thread

    The Showroom
    Just bought a 1999 328i in fern green with tan interior and a sports package yesterday. (113,000 miles) I will be documenting my progress on the car over time here pictures of the stock car come tomorrow with a few mods soon to come, and more further in the future. :excited:
  18. E46 Headliner Info Request...

    General E46 Forum
    Homies...I've decided to replace the material on my headliner and pillars. I recently got a quote of 35$ p/yd for material from a local dealer. That seems a bit excessive to me and being the bargain shopper that I am, I am always in search of the best for less. Question...can anyone guide me...
  19. Transmission fluid cooler lines(remove/replace)

    General E46 Forum
    I've searched and searched and there really is not a whole lot on this! I've started to take pics to hopefully put a good DIY out there however, I'm a litttle stuck and need help with putting the new one in. I got the bad one out, but now trying to squeeze the new one in seems so difficult and...
  20. Automatic Shifter Boot

    General E46 Forum
    I have searched and found something of interest, but didn't directly answer my question. So here it goes... I have a 1999 323i Automatic. I have taken apart the shifter trim (window switches and gloss black trim) and shifter plastic surround (where the PRND432 & where the manual shifter boot...
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