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  1. E46 General
    Was cruising on a highway turnpike, was going probably 90 mph and my "EML", "Traction Control" and "Brake"(yellow) lights came on. The car then proceeded to lose power and would not accelerate or rev past 2,000 rpm. Code that I read off of my OBD2 came back as P16A7 often is due to...
  2. UK
    Hello everyone this is my first post and would appreciate some good reliable advice. I was forced to have new catalytic converters due to failing MOT at my local BMW garage. The ones that were fitted by ETB Autocenters are TGCAT30 but having read the description on their website these cats are...
  3. Driveline
    Hi I am looking for bank 1 manifold. if anyone has the front manifold for sale in Northern Va please let me know. i need one asap my car is in the shop.
  4. E46 General
    Hi I have a 330i zhp and I both an aftermarket cat exhaust manifold and it's complete garbage. So I found a used one Facebook marketplace. so my question is that it's from a 325 and i have a 330 are they the same manifold. they both essentially have the same engine. please help I'm going over...
  5. E46 General
    After a long day of cuts, dirt, bruises, cramps in my legs, feet, back, hands and even a** (i'm 20 and I drink a lot of water >:( ) and only having hand tools, I finally got off both of the cats and here's what I found. The bank 2 cat was indeed clogged, I'll put a picture down below and my Bank...
  6. E46 General
    I know this is a time consuming job... but I got my magnaflow catalytic converter yesterday and Im a little tight money now so i can't really go out and get charged $500 for labor when I'd rather spend less than that on tools and do it myself. I have a jack and 2 jack stands... im not going to...
  7. E46 General
    Unfortunately the day has come when my cats have gone bad. From the looking that I've done, it's quite expensive to get these replaced. I was thinking a potentially cheaper solution would be to replace the headers with the Active Autowerke headers, as well as some after market catalytic...
  8. E46 General
    Hey fellow e46 drivers, this is my very first post on the forums and we should get started with the basics. Im 19, full time college student, with a little part time Job equating to about 400 a week. By no means am I broke, but by no means do I got cash that magically appears in my bank account...
  9. E46 General
    Which is better large tubing single exhaust or original BMW dual exhaust pipeing. :eek: I plan on geting a custom exhaust with headers, universal cats, resonator and Borla muffler. Large diameter pipe single exhaust will be cheaper because it eliminates the need for 2 cats, 2 resonators...
  10. E46 General
    I have got a P0430 code some time ago and have changed both O2 senors (this car only has one pre and one post) and have also had the cat converter changed with an aftermarket unit. All worked well for about 500km then the problem came back, i keep getting the P0430 code now after about 100km. I...
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