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  1. E46 General
    As a 16-year-old kid who got his hands on a 700 dollar beamer, problems are bound to happen. Recently I just did the shifter bushings on my beamer. Then took out a Sirus XM Transmitter thingy. After that, I didn't touch the car for about a week, then when I went to drive it, my speedometer...
  2. E46 M3
    After a little bit of testing and trial and error I have been able to narrow down a consistent misfire on my car at 4+k rpm under load and only under load. Issues started off as an intermittent cylinder 3,4,5 misfire (not noticeable but the code was there). This then progressed to the car...
  3. E46 M3
    Hello everybody! Been looking around on the forums for advice but never made an account so this is my first probably of many. I just recently bought myself an '04 M3 SMG with about all the work done to it (Including potentially the smg pump). I recently installed an angel eye kit on my car and...
  4. E46 General
    Hello. This is my first thread here and I am total noob with cars. I don't know what that is I have in the picture. Also sorry for my bad English. I got bmw 316i with 1.9l from 2002. I will attach a file where I have drew the spot where the hose has broken from the area I marked there. My...
  5. E46 General
    I have what I believe to be a mk3 navigation system and while I was driving the negative better cable divorced the battery and I lost all power ok no problem I pop the cable back on (actually tighten it) and start the car I look down to change the radio station and i am greeted with a white...
  6. Suspension, Brakes
    I went drifting last night and sheared the threads off my oem E46 outer & inner tie rods, but I managed to get home by duck taping the tie rods together and driving extra slow ;) I have a 2001 BMW 330i I use primarily use just for drifting, I have extended lower control arms & modified...
  7. E46 General
    Hi i have a 2000 bmw 328Ci and i’ve been having this problem for a long time now, ill change something and it’ll just keep coming back I’ve changed the idle control valve and the intake manifold runner valve. Once I start the car up the traction control light comes on and so does the eml light...
  8. E46 General
    I am a happy owner of my grey 330Ci, do all my own maintenance and I do my best to make sure that everything is kept up the way it should be running to the best I can. Recently, I had a cylinder 2 misfire, and i drove on it for a bout 2 days and it went away. Then one morning, I was driving...
  9. E46 M3
    Hi all, thanks in advance for your help. So about a week ago I was doing 60 and everything in the car cut off and where your gears would be displayed it was just blank and the engine was unresponsive to gas. So I coasted into a neighborhood shifted into neutral back into first and I was good...
  10. E46 General
    Hello! I am new to this forum! So here is my issue. I recently purchased my first vehicle, and I am in love with it! And please don't think that I'm an irresponsible teenager that doesn't deserve this car because that is the assumption many have. I clean my car almost every week with a full...
  11. E46 General
    Hi all first time post. Just got a 330ci a couple months back and have been doing some general maintenance/repairs before doing any crazy mods. So my current project is my sunroof and what a project it has been. I have taken the whole cassette out inspected and cleaned. There was a decent amount...
  12. E46 General
    Hey guys sadly my e46 is falling apart and its time to get a newer model. I have an 03 330i sedan with H&R racing springs, K&N 57 series intake, magnaflow catback, and HID fogs. I was wondering as I transition to my new E90, will I be able to use any of these parts? I'm guessing I can use the...
  13. E46 General
    I parked my 04 bmw 325i for a month and I came back and now it's in limp mode.. It was fine before I parked it.. Tia
  14. E46 General
    I have a 2000 BMW 323ci. The person I bought it from treated this car like crap and now I am reaping the rewards. Lately the EML light would come on accompanied with the DSC light. This would go away after turning off the car and letting it sit for a minute then restarting. I knew this would...
  15. E46 General
    Hey guys, I own a 2002 Supercharged (Active Autowerke stage 2) 325ci that has a 50 shot of dry nos (note I myself have never used the nos & plan on selling the kit). I bought the car off of a small dealer and it has 74k miles. I've owned it for 6 months now. (It's quite obvious the guy before...
  16. E46 General
    ok i dont even know where to start so im just going to start where problems started occurring. i got a radio installed by geek squad and when i got my car back weird things started happening, so long story short i had to have my car sent out to a special tech shop and they pulled the radio and...
  17. E46 General
    Hello, I was hoping to find some help here before I take my 2001 BMW 325i sedan to a dealership to figure out what is wrong. A few days ago when I was leaving to work I unlocked the doors with the remote and when I turned the key it did nothing. It turned all the way but it didn't crank nor did...
  18. E46 General
    i cant get a proper alignment anywhere! Square set up with oem rear 19" m3 wheels I have a 2003 m3 ive replaced rear control arms for adjustable ones and i still cant get a proper alignment. My wheels are lasting me no more than 3 months. I believe that the square set up I have is throwing off...
  19. E46 General
    Just got my Bavarian Techniq cable. Here is the results of the short test. If anyone can help me fix any of these problems please let me know what I can do. Thanks Customer Information Vehicle: 1999*BMW*328i*AM53 Production Date: 02 / 1999 Short Test Digital motor electronics MS42 for...
  20. E46 General
    So I have a 2000 E46ci 5spd, and lately when I depress the clutch to shift gears, and yes I know how to drive stick that is not the issue, the issue is that when i have the clutch fully depressed and to the floor board, when I shift it grinds. I've read some threads about it just being the...
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