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  1. E46 General
    Hi guys. I have a strange problem with folding mirrors on my 1999 E46 Coupe. Mirrors were on the car fitted from factory. Adjusting the mirrors works fine both on left & right side. Never had problems with that. Problem is with folding - when I press the button to fold, BOTH mirrors go up...
  2. E46 General
    Hello, Please take a look at the following video: video The car was driven at a steady 50KPH most of the time. Both Bank 2 sensors are showing lean measurement. 1. Are Bank 1 sensors cycling interval fast enough? Is the O2 sensor becoming lazy? 2. What's your opinion on the lean mixture...
  3. E46 General
    Hello, When I try to open the soft top on my 2004 BMW 325ci the cloth part opens but the metal lid does not open. I have checked the fuses and they are all good. Can someone please advise how I can fix this? Help!!
  4. E46 General
    Hi My driver side mirror over extends when folding out to default position. I have tried the reset trick with moving the mirror manually, using the button, moving again and so on with no luck. I guess there may be a sensor of some kind at play telling the mirror to stop? Or may this be a module...
  5. E46 General
    There is a problem with the rear tail lights and reverse lights on my car. The lights were tested and it was determined that they were receiving power, but the ground was bad. After tearing the entire rear of the car apart and finding no damaged wires, loose grounds, or anything to indicate...
  6. E46 General
    My inner rear brake lights (on trunk lid) and reverse lights DO NOT working. My license plate lights and electric trunk release DO work. My dashboard does display the "rear brake light malfunction" indicator and has since before the brake light recall was completed. I have already replaced...
  7. E46 General
    My rearview mirror seems to have all of a sudden gotten stuck on the auto-dim tint setting but there is an oval of non-tint in the center of the mirror and it has been stuck like this for about a week. I do not know what caused this and I do not know how to fix this.....?
  8. E46 General
    I have a 2005 330ci Convertible and recently my thermostat has been malfunctioning. When my car is idling, the thermostat gauge climbs in between "cold" and "hot." But when I start driving, the gauge starts moving backwards to the "cold" side and it stays like that until I idle again and then it...
  9. Lighting
    Hey guys, all round BMW & forum newbie here, So, I get an error on my dash that my drivers side tail light is out, which is true. The whole thing doesn't work. no brake, no signal, no parking, (it's aftermarket smoked ebay special, however this problem existed with the factory lights also...
  10. E46 General
    Hi Guys, I have two e46's one 320D and one 320i both from 2005. Both cars have suddenly started showing the airbag light. The light comes and goes. I took one to the dealer, he took 30 euros, and it was gone for a day and came back again. Is there something I can do about these? My second...
  11. E46 General
    After driving for 30-45 minutes or so my car jerks and the transmission malfunction light turns on putting my car into the "safe mode." Also while driving in the automatic D mode the car jerks when shifting into the second gear. So far I have had an oil change, transmissions fluid change and had...
  12. E46 General
    When I turn on my e46 my left blinkers remain on even when I flip the turn indicator on my steering wheel to 'neutral'. When I flip it to the other side, the other lights up but when I leave it in the middle my entire driver side remains on as indictacting I am taking a left turn. I have had my...
  13. Engine, Driveline, Tuning
    Yes, my car has recently light up the DSC crash mode in which, DSC and Brake lights turns on to indicate a ABS malfuntion, it is due to a module malfunction, not the speed sensors like every else solves it with. My2001 330 has been a great car, but the DSC has controlled my power for too long...
  14. Suspension, Brakes
    Its my first thread so bare with me, I already bought a top-end fire suit. Yes, my car has recently light up the DSC crash mode in which, DSC and Brake lights turns on to indicate a ABS malfuntion, it is due to a module malfunction, not the speed sensors like every else solves it with. My2001...
  15. E46 General
    Hi. Just retrofitted my 2002 330 Ci with a removable hardtop. I bought one that was from an M3. Fits great. Bluish black top on my steel blue metalic car looks great. I was told that the M3 top is basically the same as the one for the 330 - the difference being the trim and color (I hope...
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