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  1. Lighting
    Hey everyone, Ive been using this forum for some time and decided this is the only way i can get an answer from experts like you guys. Here is my issue, i bought a custom tail light for my e46 but it did not come with the proper harness to connect to my OEM tail light connector, I will attach...
  2. Electronics
    E46 2000 328ci. Harman kardon subwoofer not working, replaced with another on and still doesn't work. Have power from the loom, speakers all work. Only thing I can find online is about the coil breaking from the solder joints, mine were fine but I broke them and re soldered them anyway. Does...
  3. E46 General
    Hi - My E46 330ci Convertible was recently off the road for around 4 months for some much needed repairs. Whilst off the road I decided to remove the battery from the car, when fitting the battery back up and taking the car for a short test drive, everything was fine, then after turning the car...
  4. E46 General
    Hi guys, I seem to have a little issue on an M54 and it’s been driving me crazy. I’m setting the cam timing. I have the crank locked into the TDC position and the cams locked in on TDC with the cam locking tool. After doing this I’ve assembled the washers, sprockets, and spacers with the cones...
  5. Garagistic Performance Parts
    Based on our full aluminum version, this Carbon version is for those who want the lightest e30 possible! Over twice as stiff as aluminum, these high modulus carbon fiber tubes resist bending! The Garagistic Carbon LTW E30 Rear Strut Bar combines modern design elements with tried and true...
  6. Garagistic Performance Parts
    Like the E36 that came before it, the E46 had some of the same weaknesses in the structure of the chassis. BMW discovered that over time, due to the bending of the rear of the chassis in conjunction with the movement allowed by the rubber bushings in the rear, the chassis mounting points for the...
  7. Garagistic Performance Parts
    Are you looking for the ultimate in precision shifting and feel? Want to eliminate all slop in the shifter for that tactile mechanical feel and satisfying shift? Look no further than the Garagistic Solid Chassis Mounted Short Shifter! The Garagistic Solid Short Shifter requires no permanent...
  8. Garagistic Performance Parts
    Who is garagistic? We are car people... We at Garagistic are proud to offer BMW E36 performance parts. The E36 started it's debut 1991-1999. The BMW E36 was a successor to the E30 which was then succeeded by the E46 3 Series in 1998. There were numerous generations of E36s, and the third...
  9. E46 Convertible
    So I got new/used hardtop and I got a brand new kit for the installation took off everything again to see if I had it right everything checked out so my main problem here is that my done lights and hardtop lights stay on but they are dim and I haven’t checked fuses or anything on the hardtop it...
  10. E46 General
    I have a e46 330xi, I would like to get a roof rack to hold either skis or fishing, rod holders. Simple bars work. I want a system that fits the fixed points on my roof that doesn't break the bank. Any recommendations or sites to look at would be great other than car id
  11. E46 General
    Hey does anyone own a set of original BMW e46 330ci convertible mud flaps. Looking to put them on my 2004 BMW convertible. Thanks
  12. E46 General
    Hey guys so im 18 and im working atm to get some money to buy this car its 2,600euro, The car looks in great shape inside and outside he added some decals and blue lights but i can remove them cause i dont like them. I just wanna know if the car is good for a first car i know it reliable ive...
  13. E46 General
    Hey! I just bought a BMW e46 316i 1.8. After one week of owning it it started to have problems with starting when cold. Also boggs at 700-1500 rpm... I have gone trough the vacum lines and I haven’t found any leaks and changed all the spark plugs. The bogging does not appear when the engine is...
  14. E46 General
    Hi there My master cylinder is leaking break fluid inside the cabin both from the upper seal and the lower,found some leaks on my mat and after removing the panel under the steering wheel i saw it. Since the part number on the cylinder is the old one,21526758822 before it was replaced by the...
  15. E46 General
    I have a BMW 323i 2000 and my DSC light would always stay on. About 4 months ago I changed the Yaw Rate Sensor and Dsc light was finally functional. But now after more than 20 minutes my DSC turns on and stays illuminated. One thing I noticed and I know that is bad is the drivers side...
  16. E46 General
    I have been having a problem for the past 6 months, where I have been getting misfire on all 3 cylinders on a single bank at idle. When I am driving, I can't tell if the misfires are present and car seems to feels fine otherwise. I have taken in the car to a few different Mechanics and one of...
  17. E46 General
    Hello! well, so is there anyone who has been dealing with e46's automatic transmissions ? Okay so I have the 5 speed transmission (A5S360R, i think), and i would like to reset those transmission adaption values with using INPA. Do i have to do some relearn stuff etc. or just sit down and drive...
  18. E46 General
    Hello, I have a 2004 BMW 325I and my car does not move when I rev my engine up a hill on drive. I changed my transmission fluid my car has 90k miles on it does anybody know what it could be? After I get my car moving it shifts smoothly. I don't have any check engine lights on.
  19. E46 General
    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...
  20. E46 General
    Hey there, I changed the oil separator, intake manifold gaskets, and a ton of vacuum lines on my 2001 BMW 325XI last week. When I tried starting it up, I was getting some misfires with a P151 code. I let it run a bit to see if there was air in the fuel system and the misfire went away shortly...
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