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  1. General E46 Forum
    Guys, Excuse me for being a total newbie, but I recently got my first car, an e46 325i in Topaz Blue. Beautiful car, engine runs smooth, no SES signs. However, I knew I needed to put some work into it. I'm new to DIY also so I had an indy shop bleed the brakes and change the brake line, change...
  2. General E46 Forum
    Hi, I was wondering if anyone could give me some guidance on an issue I've been having for the past couple months. I'll try to give as much info as possible. Basically, the A/C on my 2001 330i (manual transmission) doesn't work well in high ambient temperatures. I first noticed this after I...
  3. General E46 Forum
    I'm not super familiar with working on AC systems but I get the basic gist of how they work. What will happen if I disconnect the heat insulated line that runs down the right side of the engine bay by the exhaust manifold? Catastrophic explosion? Freon release? End of the world? D: I need to...
  4. General E46 Forum
    Hello fellow bmw lovers!!! got a situation I hope someone could enlighten me about. A while back my ac would blow cold air but then started to pulse the amount. full blast to very little to full blast to very little... then finally stopped blowing completely. I did Research and just replaced my...
  5. General E46 Forum
    My 325ci no longer blows cold air...which is a shame because it's hot as balls in the car. I'm assuming the freon needs to be recharged but I don't want to pay some db $200 if I can do it myself. So any advice would be much appreciated, thanks.