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  1. Cleared fault codes, car wont start

    General E46 Forum
    Hei guys! My car broke down on my way from work, it did run but if i just touched the gas pedal it died on me. So i scanned it with my pa soft cable and got lots of codes, got the advise to clear the so i did. No it wont start, all i hear is a loud clicking noise ?? I did charge my battery...
  2. 2002 BMW 330i problems :(

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    Ok here we go. On monday I bought this car with 130k miles on it. She drove like a beast! There was no slip, lag, or hesitation in performance. It didn't have any serious problems at first.There was an oil leak coming from the valve cover gasket and it was making a squealing noise, in which it...
  3. 2000 323i fault code newb help

    General E46 Forum
    Hello all. I purchased a 2000 323i about 2 months ago and it's been pretty good. Save for the DSC light coming on from time to time and a drone (which I've been told is typical of BMWs) I'm happy with my purchase. I bought a Creator C110 V4 and I got the following codes. P.S. YES I DID SEARCH...
  4. 2002 bmw e46330ci convertible - fault codes - ca,cb,e3,e4

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    My car recently came out of the paint shop after being stood for 3 years so its had full repaint and new engine fitted its a bmw 330ci m sport convertible auto,tiptronic, metallic green with 19in gloss black m6 wheels the car will now not run right after putting on a diagnostic the following...
  5. Body shop NIGHTMARE! (9 fault codes after repair) :(

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    Background: -guy backed into me with his SUV in a grocery store parking lot -his insurance accepted liability and I took it to a reputable body shop in Seattle (I'm new to the area) to get body fixed -car fix in about a week, body looks gorgeous but.... When I get the car back, the owner of the...
  6. Current DME for 05 330i?

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    How can I check to see what version DME my 330i has? And where can I find the current version available from BMW? I don't want to pay a diagnostic fee just to be told that it was already up-to-date. Current problems: Several fault codes (281c, 281d, 27da) all point to BSD generators. In reading...
  7. Useful set of Tools for any E46 Android Users

    General E46 Forum
    Hey guys what's going on? Haven't contributed to the community in a while, so I figured I'd chime in early this morning. Like the post says, this is going to be useful for any Android-using E46 owners (so please leave the Apple/Google flame wars for other threads). I came across a paid app in...
  8. Fault codes P0101 and P1770 keep returning

    General E46 Forum
    After being garaged for a year, my 99 e46 323i is throwing codes P0101 (MAF) and P1770 (CAM shaft pos sensor) and is preventing me from Smog. After doing research and watching a lot of DIY's on the subject i performed the following Cleaned then replaced MAF (used appropriate CCR MAF cleaner)...
  9. Help!

    E46 Xi Forum
    Hey guys, I've had my 2001 330xi (85K miles) for a couple months now and recently noticed poor performance including rough idle and a few stalls when I came to a full stop. After a few more stalls the SES light finally illuminated. I scanned the fault codes and these three came up: P0103, P0172...
  10. SES - Fault Code Help Please!!

    ///M3 Forum
    So I have an 03 M3 manual with 48500 miles. I got in and started the car on a cold morning and after a short drive (less than 5miles), the SES light came on. I went and pulled the codes with a peake reader and came up with the following: Intake camshaft vanos retard valve Intake camshaft vanos...
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