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  1. The Dreaded PO171 / PO174 DTCs... Vacuum Leak or MAF issue?

    General E46 Forum
    Fairly new here and 1 month owning a pretty nice 2003 330ci convertible. These 2 codes popped up twice now; looking for advice as to whether look towards a vacuum leak(s) or a faulty MAF sensor? Leaning towards the MAF because both times the codes dropped during highway speed driving (never...
  2. 2001 bmw 330ci convertible stereo system

    E46 Convertible
    I'm a noob to this but I need some help figure out all I need for a new system on my 2001 bmw 330ci convertible. Any help will be appreciated. Like what's the best speakers size and brand front and back? An amp, sub I mean what to I need to buy to get a nice decent system cause I feel like when...
  3. WTB in MN E46 330ci Sport winter wheels

    Wheels and Tires
    WTB: Winter Wheels (and Tires) in MN Looking to buy a set of four wheels (cosmetic condition not a factor) for my 2002 E46 330ci convertible (sport package). Has OEM 17 inch square setup now. Steelies would be great, but I'll consider almost anything. Tires on or not. Need 7JX17 ET47 in...
  4. FNG Questions re PM on 2002 330ci

    General E46 Forum
    Just bought my first BMW, 2002 330ci, and am looking for some wisdom regarding preventative maintenance. My buggy has 158k, is a five-speed and bone-stock in every way. What suggestions do you have for "must do" PM tasks? No service records beyond first inspection at dealership. Also, any...
  5. 2001 bmw 330CI convertible issues

    E46 Convertible
    hey, I have a 2001 bmw 330ci convertible. I am having issues with the convertible top. Every single fuse is brand new with correct amp amount. When car is on or in on position and I press the top down buttom, a solid red light comes on but no mechanical noise is to be heard. I dint know what...
  6. XM install in '05 330ci Convertible - Where are the wires?

    Mobile Electronics Forum
    I recently acquired my second BMW, a 2005 330ci Convertible. I love XM radio and was pleased to find out that it can be installed so that I can use XM through my factory head unit. Great! I purchased the Blitz-Safe adapter SLD-01 and the XM radio tuner, but cannot find the wiring in my trunk to...
  7. E46 Vert Subwoofer help

    E46 Convertible
    Hey everyone, just curious as to what some people have done with subwoofers and their Vert. I saw that custom MDF Bracket that someone was selling and thought it was a good idea. Anyone know of any sort of mounting bracket like that? I know BSW sells a sub that goes where the stock HK sub is...
  8. Intermittent Headlight Problem- moves from side to side

    E46 Convertible
    I have a 2005 330ci Convertible w/Sport and been experiencing an intermittent problem which originally started affecting headlight on the driver's side only where the dash display for my left headlight would come on sometimes and sometimes not. It has now escalated now and the problem moves from...
  9. 2005 330ci Thermostat Problem

    General E46 Forum
    I have a 2005 330ci Convertible and recently my thermostat has been malfunctioning. When my car is idling, the thermostat gauge climbs in between "cold" and "hot." But when I start driving, the gauge starts moving backwards to the "cold" side and it stays like that until I idle again and then it...
  10. Check Control light on - what do I replace?

    Lighting Forum
    I have a 2005 330ci Convertible and my Check Control Light just came on(passenger side) and it appears I have lose my right headlights(xenon). If it's a matter of just replacing the bulb, I think I could swing this by myself by following the service manual but how do I check to make sure it's...
  11. Help!! E46 convertible front headrest removal

    E46 Convertible
    Hi can anyone help I have a 330ci convertible 2000 plate and need to replace the front headrest seats are out of the car can't find any screws bolt ect to release them... Thanks Stan
  12. ***2001 Vert 330ci ***

    Complete Cars - Private
    ***2001 vert 330ci 58,000 miles in Houston*** Contact information [email protected] Year 2001 Make and model BMW 330 Ci convertible Sport Package VIN WBABS53451EV86744 Mileage 58,000 Transmission type Manual Title status Reconditioned Salvage Asking price $10,700 OBO Modifications...
  13. Elbrus I02 Need Advice

    General E46 Forum
    Does anyone have any pictures of the Elbrus I02 Rims on one of their cars? I really dont know how the cars will look in real life, as the picture they give you on tire rack is a rendering. If nobody has any pics can you suggest anything similar in style? Thanks so much.
  14. WTB-Rear zhp wheel for 2004 330Cic

    Wheels and Tires
    I say it is the zhp because I have the "performance" package and have seen these wheels listed as zhp style. I believe the rear wheel is 18 x 8.5. Live in Maryland and would like a sale near here. Larry [email protected]
  15. 2003 Individual Facelift 330ci Convertible 6spd For Sale CHEAP !

    So as some of you know i want to get an M3 vert. --- Well i think i have found the one I want ... I love my current car and it is in very good condition and a very good example. All the details are in the ad, but a quick rundown, just had inspection 2 done, new brakes, coolant flush. Car is...
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