E46 Fanatics Forum banner
lifters
1-4 of 4 Results
  1. E46 General
    Hello, yesterday I did a much needed service. I changed the oil from 5w30 to Mobile 1 5w40, oil filter, cabin air filter, spark plugs and air filter. After the change a strange ticking noise started coming from the engine. I think it is coming from lifters but I am not sure. Also my old spark...
  2. E46 General
    Hi all! I'm new to the E46Fanatics forum so take it easy :P Basically I'm having a nasty lifter tick issue. Car is a 2001 330i with a 133,XXXkms on the clock one previous owner before me. Engine is quite pristine on the inside (seen when changing a valve cover gasket not too long ago) It...
  3. E46 General
    I'm still in the idea phase but I was wondering what is required to do a solid lifter conversion on an M54. I've done quite a bit of searching and havent really found much. Schrick makes a conversion kit but wouldnt you need cams for solid lifters? Can you even get solid lifter cams for an M54...
  4. E46 General
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rXVS6VPqGzI 2000 M43 engine 1895cc petrol. Anyone have a similar noise coming from their E46/E36 and know the fix? Is it the hydraulic lifters or the timing chain tensioner? It makes this noise when the engine is cold and right up untill it reaches normal...
1-4 of 4 Results
Top