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  1. 2005 E46 330xi - replaced CCV, still have billowing smoke

    General E46 Forum
    2005 330xi w/220,000mi. Car is in perfect condition, so would like to repair if I can. Short story: drove car to airport end of December - car was fine. Went to start car on return 5 days later (single digit temperatures for days), and as soon as car was started, it was producing EXCESSIVE...
  2. Am I missing something?!

    General E46 Forum
    I was looking at pics of other's cars and engine compartments and just realized that my '06 325ci that I've been driving for the last 7 mo. is missing the air intake manifold and intake tube. The car runs perfectly and I live in SC so the climate is mild. How crucial is this? I feel dumb for...
  3. Engine Shut off/Stalled at high speed

    ///M3 Forum
    4/25/2015 Both of the camshaft sensors for the exhaust and intake have been replaced. The valve seal let oil through and onto the sensor thus causing the problem. The engine runs fine, but now the problem is that about half of the time the engine will take a while to start and turn over. I have...
  4. Best headlights and wheels for a 2004 BMW 325ci

    General E46 Forum
    Hello everybody! I need help on what kind of wheels and air intake to put on my BMW. What are good brands/products? Also I am looking for a nice set of wheels under $1000. My BMW is silver, so im not sure if matte black bmw wheels would look good or not. Can I get some opinions on what you guys...
  5. FS: Simota Carbon Fiber Air Intake

    Engine & Performance
    *** SOLD ****** For Sale is the Simota Carbon Fiber Air Intake I've used on my car for the last three years. This is an excellent filter, with a moderately aggressive noise signature, that yields better air flow (I noted a slight improvement in highway MPG). This also adds a nice visual mod...
  6. WTB: BMW Performance CF Air Intake and Strut Brace for 325Ci

    Engine & Performance
    Hey Guys, I'm looking for the CF Performance Air Intake and Strut brace to suit a 325Ci. I'm Located in Australia, so shipping to here would be needed. Thanks :)
  7. Help diagnosing coolant leak

    General E46 Forum
    Hi guys. First time poster here, but I have been lurking for quite some time. Your DIYs have been an incredible help and thank you so much in advance for the sense of empowerment of saving hundreds of dollars from shifty mechanics. So onto my problems. The lean codes came on both censors, so I...
  8. AIR INTAKE:OEM vs.aFe Stage 1 Cold Air I or aFe Power Magnum FORCE Air Intake

    General E46 Forum
    So, I'm debating on which one to get. Between the 2 AFE which I been doing a lot of search online and haven't found a comparing between this 3. What would you recommend? Getting the Performance OEM , aFe Stage 1 Cold Air Intake System Type Cx or the Suppostly new aFe Power Magnum FORCE Air...
  9. OEM Cluth, fuel rail, air box, Intake manifold, Pulley's & More

    Parting Out
    Hi guys, Have all this stuff lying around and need to get rid of it asap!!! My girl is on my ass as shes a neat freak and doesn't like my junk taking up space. Need this stuff gone asap. IM me for the fastest response. All these parts are in great condition and came of a 2004 M3 with 60K. IM me...
  10. induction kit 316ti compact k&n HELP!!!!!

    General E46 Forum
    Hello, im looking to buy the k&n induction kit 57-0538, for my 2004 316 ti compact. this kit doesnt come with a heat shield. 1, do i need a heat shield for my car model 2, where can i buy 1. anyone put an K&n on their e46 compact. please give some advice thanks b.bhupinder
  11. NEW K&N Cold Air Intake 3.0L 330 FOR SALE

    Engine & Performance
    I recently purchased a cold air intake for my 330Ci and i accidently bought two of them. To send the intake back would have had crazy shipping costs. This is a full set-up. The box was just opened to check contents, and make sure that the intake was intact. BRAND NEW. It includes the intake...
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    Air intake system type Schmiedmann with KN filter