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  1. 2000 E46 318i

    2000 E46 318i

  2. Bmw 323i 2000 looking to swap my engine and transmission

    General E46 Forum
    I have a 2000 323i bmw with the stock engine it comes with ( 153k miles on it) and I def want to make my car way more powerful and faster. I had the idea to put a m3 engine in it but i seen on lots of forums there’s other engines that I can throw in that would be 10x better and easier. I also...
  3. Convertible top issue / 2004 330ci

    E46 Convertible
    I am having trouble releasing the convertible top. Drivers side latch is locked down, while the passenger side latch is loose and not locked all the way. If you try to unlock manually with allen wrench, there is resistance, and spins the allen key back. The electric motor will still work, but...
  4. Rear Sun Blind Retrofit help

    General E46 Forum
    Hello everyone, I have a 2002 BMW 330ci. I had ordered a rear power sunshade / sun blind for a coupe it had came with the strip button panel and looked super easy to wire. My issue is when I removed the rear deck and flipped it over there was no precut line. From my understanding it is...
  5. Force Brake Display not working

    General E46 Forum
    Hello everyone, I am trying to code force brake stage 2 and stage 3 when ABS kicks in. I have a 2002 BMW 330ci with LED tail lights that I properly refrofitted with a lcm on 3.6. I used the OEM harness adapters and added +LEDH in my VO when I coded them. I did this last year. However now I...
  6. Various BMW parts for sale - Cheap!!

    Miscellaneous BMW and E46 Parts
    Have quite a few BMW parts for sale that need to go. All Priced are in Canadian $$ Buyer pays shipping Blue BMW E28 rear headrests very good condition came from E23 7 Series ($40) M30/S38B35 Distributor cap Part Number - 12 11 1 715 905 ($5) E36/E46/E39 various switches for windows/sunroof...
  7. Various BMW E46 Sedan parts for sale

    E36/E46/E39 various switches for windows/sunroof (from $5) E46 BMW 3 series silver trim good condition (Free) E46 and E39 heated seat and ASC/DSC controls (Free) E46 Pre-Face lift clear turn signals ($10) E46 eBay trunk lip spoiler painted in Alpine white ($10) E46 sedan trunk spoiler Silver OEM...
  8. e46 323ci cruise control?

    General E46 Forum
    so i just bought a bmw e46 323ci from 1999 imported from Belgium and it did not come with cruise control i have read a little about it and from what i can find you only need to replace the steering wheel with one from a car that had cruise control is it really true that the wiring is already...
  9. E46 M3 6Speed Transmission (420G, 115k miles, 850 picked up)

    Engine & Performance
    This will be coming off my 2002 E46 M3 as I convert to a 5-speed for track duty. Transmission works great, just don't need the 6th gear, and the 5-speed is 25 or more pounds lighter. Once I have a buyer lined up, I'll book time with the shop, and when the transmission comes out, it will be...
  10. e46 rattle / knock noise at 2000+ rpms

    General E46 Forum
    Hello, so I bought a wrecked 330ci m54 and I'm rebuilding it. I put it all together and after some time of driving it, I noticed a rattling noise after 2k rpms. It does it both in neutral and drive. It definitely isnt the lifters. It's coming from the rear of the engine itself (towards the...
  11. WTB E46 Touring/Wagon

    Complete Cars - Private
    WTB an E46 wagon AWD or 2WD, 325 AWD prefered... I am located in So Cal but willing to travel a little if I have to Miles don't really matter to me, although no salvage cars please. MUST HAVE BLACK OR SADDLE BROWN INTERIOR, NO GREY OR TAN!! Message me on here and I will get back to you with a...
  12. BMW E46 323CI GM5 Replace GM5 Module

    General E46 Forum
    Hello, i have an BMW E46 323CI with an defect GM5 module. I was able to get a new module with the same number as the one i had. The problem is that it was from a sedan, and i got a coupe. The central locking is now working, and i can open the trunk without using the key and wipers and washers...
  13. BMW E46 Touring Low Line Kit

    E46 Touring
    Hi all, I am based in the uk and i am looking at purchasing a low line splitter kit for my 330D touring. I can find the front splitter and rear splitter but am unable to locate side skirt splitters.. can anyone link me or point me in the right direction to find these as i seriosuly want them on...
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    Complete Cars - Private
  15. Bye Bimmer (2004 BMW 325xi)

    E46 Xi Forum
    No time and money to maintain this so .......
  16. occasional stall when driving aggressively, P01415 P0491 P0492

    General E46 Forum
    Hello everyone, First off I would like to thank the huge community of E46 BMW enthusiasts. without the help of you guys, I couldn't have reach the level of knowledge and experience I have today. almost every common issue is reported here with fixes and steps. I was able to revive my 2001 330ci...
  17. My Steel Blue E46 330d

    The Showroom
    Hi everyone, I'm new here and this is my car. It is a 2004 E46 330d with auto transmission. I've had it for the past 3 years and it has a total of 260000km. Everything is great it so far, a lot of parts were changed and a lot of maintenance done but I do enjoy working on it. Here are a few...
  18. Radar Calibration on BMW ?

    DIY: Do It Yourself
    A video from youtube Keith use Launch X431 V to do special function Radar Calibration on 2017 Cadillac.How is cool. Any guys use the scan tool test this features on BMW ?
  19. Just bought my first BMW and it’s an M3

    ///M3 Forum
    So I've never owned a BMW. If actually never owned a sports car either. This is also the very first time get on this sight; so i thought I might as well start my own thread. Yesterday I just bought a 2002 M3 in Titanium Silver with the SMG. With 85,801 miles on it. Single owner that gave me a...
  20. 2002 E46 330i Sport Package

    Complete Cars - Private
    2002 BMW 330i Sport Package Perfect mechanical and cosmetic condition. Low miles, currently 99,000 miles. Less than 6000 miles/year. Regular maintenance performed by both BMW dealer and independent German shop. Regularly waxed, polished and hand washed throughout its life. Garage kept...