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  1. Tires, Wheels
    I need to buy a set of winter wheel for 98 sedan but have no clue on which rims will fit. I’ve found a set 245/35/19 rear and 235/35/19 front et 20 I’m just worried if these will rub
  2. E46 General
    Hi, I've recently purchased a manual 330Ci convertible and experienced a leak in the coolant system. I know this is a common issue so I've replaced all the pipes and pumps and stuff. Ive still got a leak coming from the bottom of the radiator, just above the drain plug. It seems like there is a...
  3. E46 General
    Hi guys, needed some help. Before I explain, I have an 03 325i. Was driving a little fast on the freeway and as I was slowing down, I saw my handbrake light flash yellow and I began to lose speed. Smoke then began to come out the engine bay so I pulled over. A friend of mine thinks I threw a rod...
  4. E46 General
    Hello, My 2004 BMW e46 1.8i isn't starting but cranking (sometimes almost starting..). I've been trying to fix it for some time now, but I'm stuck.. I read it could be caused by a faulty fuel pump, so I changed it. Still not starting. The valvetronic is recently changed, so shouldn't be it...
  5. 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.
  6. E46 General
    I’ve been trying to chase problems on this car for the past few weeks and more problems keep happening. It started with my intake manifold runner not opening/closing when it needed to and it was misfiring then a ton of circuitry problems started happening. I’ve replace my DME already so it’s not...
  7. E46 General
    Hey guys I’m new to this forum I have a 2004 e46 330ci and have been loving it since I’ve bought it ! But I need help with knowing what the front defroster leads to, my fiancé left her engagement ring on the dash and it fell through those little vents inside the cabin where the front defroster...
  8. E46 General
    https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/376286467331267/ or https://www.gumtree.com/p/bmw/bmw-330ci-e46-great-car-low-mileage/1413266512 Struggling to decide between these two. The one from marketplace is almost a whole 1k cheaper and the colour is nicer imo. However the other has had a lot...
  9. E46 General
    hello! i have a 2001 325i (5 spd) and it has been nothing but a headache to me! i purchased it around 2-3 months ago and i was aware of the overheating problems before purchasing. upon purchasing the car i replaced the waterpump, thermostat, coolant reservoir and all hoses. it still overheated...
  10. E46 General
    So I’ve been trying to fix my pdc for months now, I started with the clicking test and found one dead sensor I swappped that out and it changed nothing but it does click now, sometimes I get a beep sometimes I don’t, I’ve swapped out the pdc module with a known working one of the same part...
  11. E46 General
    My e46 is pretty stiff to steer, I can barely turn it with the palm of one hand, I read online that these cars have stiffer steering then usual but not really sure if it’s usually as stiff as mine. Can anyone confirm that these cars are actually pretty stiff to steer?
  12. E46 General
    I have replaced all the power steering hoses and bled the system of air, but my steering is still stiff. I don’t believe the pump is making any noises so I’m unsure of the problem, any advice?
  13. E46 General
    Can anyone tell me why i hear bubbling when i turn the wheel, I have disconnected both of the power steering pressure lines and was flushing the system and started hearing bubbling, please help. Also when i hear the bubbling , no fluid drains
  14. Lighting
    So my car has had these after market led rear lights since I got it everything has been okay till they stopped working, I figured out it was due to this small black box I believe to be what stops the canbus error showing on the dash. The lights are about 200 quid so I don’t want to buy a whole...
  15. E46 General
    I've been having couple of different problems with my 323ic, however I am completely unsure what this wire is for, if anyone knows or might have the smallest of ideas, please let me know!
  16. E46 General
    Hey guys. I’m having an issue with a stuck caliper. I have a 2005 bmw 325i rear wheel drive and I noticed after a few days ago my rear caliper was locked up and I could smell burning break pad and my rim was wicked hot. I also noticed my front was a little abnormally hot compared to the other...
  17. E46 General
    ok no rude comments please. I have a 2000 328i automatic with almost 200,000 miles on it. I'm changing the transmission fluid & filter and was wondering if it would be helpful or not to use gasket maker in addition to the actual gasket. I'm just learning about cars and I only have you YouTube...
  18. UK
    Hi all, new guy here, my wife's 54 plate e46 has developed a tapping/rattling noise from the engine but its only noticeable above 1500/2000 rpm and not noticeable when on idle /not under load Anyone help as to what it could be?
  19. Suspension, Brakes
    I’ve recently installed Bilstein b4 shocks and struts with some H & R sport lowering springs on my 2005 BMW 325I. After installing the springs onto the new shock and installing it into the car. I lowered the car and noticed that my shocks were riding on the bump stops. I trimmed the bump stops...
  20. E46 General
    I was replacing my crankshaft position sensor because the port some how hot oil in them (if someone could explain that, that would be nice) but in the process I broke this weird green cap like thing that’s just under the crankshaft position sensor and I have no idea what it is or what it does...
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