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  1. is my heater working right?

    General E46 Forum
    Now that the seasons are changing, my wife was observing that although she can get heat from under the dash and floorboards when she selects it, the dash vents only vent cold air when both vents are simultaneously selected. My question is this: Is the system working correctly or should heated...
  2. 3D Printed HVAC relocation

    General E46 Forum
    Hello, I just ordered a double din radio for my e46 out of 2002 however I was wondering if there is a possibility to print a "frame" to relocate the hvac unit instead of buying a whole relocation kit. Would this be possible? I can't imagine a reason why it wouldn't work/fit. Has somebody done...
  3. Final Stage Resistor Troubleshooting Specifics

    General E46 Forum
    Hey folks, My '02 325xi (170k+) runs down the battery overnight. Happened twice in the last 6 months, and began doing it consistently last week. My best guess is the Final Stage Resistor. When it happens, it appears to drain to the same level and stop no matter how long the car has been left...
  4. Is my FSU the problem for 0 fan (volt and ohm readings done) ?

    General E46 Forum
    Hi all, For some time I have no fan at all, so no windshield blower against condensation, which is a problem here with much rain! I'm talking about my 2001 320xi. So, I pulled out the FSU today and did ohm and volt readings as suggested. But there's no real comprehensive guide I think. I...
  5. AC Hvac control replacement Help!|

    General E46 Forum
    Hi there... i have a 323i 99 and hvac controls didnt have the autorecirculation option, module died and had yo buy another and bought same 10 style buttom Controls but with Auto recirculation, i scanned the AC codes and now am having AUC Sensor error and flap errors... do i need to code...
  6. Any E46 HVAC Control module

    Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.)
  7. How I fixed my air conditioner issues

    General E46 Forum
    Today I want to share my experience in how I solved my ac issues, I am owner of an E46 330i (2002 EURO). As I saw in many threads that some people be grateful for how they got help from all this data base that is e46Fanatics, I want to do the same, thanks for this wonderful forum, thanks for...
  8. Bi-Xenon HVAC "Not Found"?

    Lighting Forum
    Hey there guys I'm hoping somebody can help me out with this: My LCM went out a couple months ago, and just got around to replacing it a few days ago with a used one with the same part number, and everything works except perhaps the vertical aim. I plugged my car (325Ci) into my computer to...
  9. SOLD: Business CD Head Unit 2002 330Ci

    Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.)
    UPDATE: Everything sold; thanks! (photos removed to save space) Unit came out of my 2002 330Ci last year after I upgraded everything and went to a double DIN setup. Doesn't do me any good sitting on the shelf and figured I'd list it here before putting it up on eBay. Here’s a few pictures...
  10. Heater Control Valve

    E46 Xi Forum
    Hey all, so this summer I had to replace my HCV because it was stuck in open (it was also burning the fuse, as soon as I dropped a new one in... blown), and living in Houston Tx, AC is a must. Worked like a charm, cold air was finally blowing! I set the climate control to max and bled the...
  11. WTB HVAC Unit

    Looking for a HVAC unit for an e46. Please message if anybody has one for sale.
  12. Annoying problem!

    General E46 Forum
    Hello once again, I've noticed this problem since I got the car, but since the weather is actually nice today it is getting to be really annoying. When I turn the key to the on position, the one after accessory, the climate control turns on and the fan goes to the last speed I left it at when I...
  13. Any E46 FS: Business CD Radio & Center Console Sunglass Compartments HVAC Bracket

    For Sale: Genuine BMW E46 Alpine 02-05 Radio Business CD Player Audio 330 323 325 328 M3, Excellent Condition, Part number: 65126915711 Asking 90 obo For Sale: BMW E46 Center Console Bracket Radio HVAC Sunglass Compartment 3-Series 330 M3, Very Good Condition (Scuffs, but would make a good...
  14. FS - Radio Mounting Bracket + Cubby Hole

    Went to a HVAC relocation kit so I don't need it anymore. I would give it a 8/10 on condition. It shows some wear, but I would still put it in my car. A coat of Plastidip and it would be perfect. Will come with the top cubby holes also. $50 shipped. Also willing to trade or use credit to...
  15. FS - CD Player And HVAC Bracket

    Perfect condition. Part number 51458237560. $50 shipped. Also willing to trade or use credit to other things. Looking for wrapped trim (carbon fiber) for a sedan, two under seat medical kits, headlight lenses, aluminum pedal set (for automatic), and other random things.
  16. Looking for a e46 HVAC Relocation kit (single button row)

    General E46 Forum
    Hello, I have recently purchased a Dynavin and need a e46 HVAC Relocation kit (single button row.) I was wondering if there any for sale please PM me if you do I am interested in purchasing yours. Thanks for your time.
  17. !!!Different Climate Control Problem!!!

    General E46 Forum
    Problem: Climate Control Display off and buttons non-functional. No blower, no controls...nothing. What I've Done to try and fix: Researched the HVAC system used in the e46 Used the search function and advanced search function here spent hours reading various forum posts...
  18. FS: Center console with holders and lighter & HVAC/Radio Bracket

    Just put a Dynavin in my car. I have the following for sale out of an '01 BMW 325i sedan. Photos attached to this posting. 1) The center console piece with sunglass holder and other pocket where the lighter and ashtray go. These are ideal for someone looking to refinish and paint as the prior...
  19. HVAC Issue

    General E46 Forum
    Have an issue with the HVAC on my 2000 328Ci (180K miles) - In heat mode - set on auto, gets to set temp then after 10 mins or so start getting cool air coming in (30 degrees outside), have to continually (every 10 mins or so) raise the temp 2-3 degrees to keep heat coming in. In a/c mode -...
  20. Question about A/C blowing warm?

    General E46 Forum
    Ever since I bought my car my a/c hasn't blown cold. I assumed it needed a recharge, so I took it in and the mechanic said the freon has good pressure and the compressor is working. I've heard a lot about the heater control valve so I just replaced that and it's still blowing warm, but it does...