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  1. E46 General
    Searched, found this post: How does the Oil Service / Inspection Indicator get... Is this correct? Bought car in October, reset on oil change via the dash and still have about 2k mi until next oil change but dash is showing about 500mi until inspection. What other things is the vehicle using...
  2. E46 M3
    Hi folks - I just got an inspection done on a car I’m looking to buy and the dealership says there are no issues but all these fault codes came up. Would anyone be able to help me figure out if these are anything to be concerned about?
  3. E46 General
    I moved literally 20 minutes away from the DE/ MD state line and have to register my car in MD so I took it to an inspection station (it's actually a shop licensed by the MVA that does such inspection). Result: Failed due to a leaking steering rack and front pads and rotors being at discard...
  4. E46 General
    so i recently got my 1999 bmw 328i and didnt come with a owners manual. so when starting the car, on the gauge this pops up exactly like this Inspection 2595- i have drove about 100 miles and the number has not changed.. does this mean im DUE for an oil change in 2595 miles? and why does the...
  5. E46 M3
    Hi everyone, One day leaving work about a month the car wouldn't even turn on. Had to get it towed to find out that it is a transmission problem but not entirely sure. Independently-owned BMW specialist repair shop had to replace the pump to get the running again ($3,500 job). After getting it...
  6. California
    where's a good indy shop that does vanos adjustments for a decent price? i heard edge out in dublin/pleasanton area is pretty good, im open to more options so I can get the best estimate. thanks
  7. E46 General
    :hmm:I am wondering if its necessary to run new 2" pipes from the cat. Getting them custom made is more cost friendly... I just don't want to rice out or destroy a beautiful car. Can I get away with cutting the muffler off and putting on an aftermarket muffler. Possibly true duals... I just want...
  8. E46 General
    Hello everyone, Anyone know how to lower the beams on the headlights? Here in Germany, its mandatory to have the headlights pointing down towards the road to keep them from blinding oncoming drivers in order to pass inspection. I drive a 2005 325i w sports package. Any help would be much...
  9. E46 General
    Hello guys, I have a E46 318i with and M43 engine. Will the following inspection kit apply to me? Thanks for the help in advance. http://www.ecstuning.com/BMW-E46-323i-M52_2.5L/Maintenance/Engine/Inspection_2/ES10357/
  10. E46 General
    I went by my mechanic for an oil change and said that I was due for a Level II inspection. He told me $500 for everything. I did not have that on me at the time so I just went for the oil change. Any thoughts on the Price or reference to a place in South Florida....Thanks for the help guys
  11. Southwest
    basically i just found out that Collin county now does sniffer tests and i have after market headers without cats. I need a guy who will do an "inspection" on the vehicle and look the other way as far as emissions. my car is completely safe and passes in every other way. thanks, feel free to...
  12. E46 General
    My inspection light just went negative( - 200 miles )but I basically got my 330ci inspected and worked on from a mechanic shop but not the bmw dealership. Are bmw dealerships the only people who can remove it? And how much will i be paying?
  13. E46 General
    I took my 2002 330i with 106k miles on it for it's 100k Inspection 2. The shop called back with additional work. The car runs well, the engine light comes on every once in a while. The inspection was $619, but with the additional work is coming out to $2,450 (I'm in LA). What would you do if...
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