Hello everyone, I have a 2003 BMW 330i with a stock M54B30
My car has a very apparent clicking while its idle.
I've ruled out the following (It could still be these but I've checked them over)
- Spark plugs
- DISA Valve
It doesn't sound like rodknock and I've attached some videos of...
Alright, so the auxiliary electric fan on my M is rattling around. It's bad enough to cause noises in the cabin with the windows up. From what I can tell, the fan is still in one piece but there is play in the motor allowing it to wobble when in use. It needs replaced.
So the question is, could...
I have been watching Keith Fenner videos on YouTube, and they are great.
I would suggest starting with the titled above, since this seems to be the dreaded problem that we all will face, hopefully only once.
While they are not directly E46 related...
I am currently expericing mulitple issues with my 2002 E46 (Sedan).
The main issue is at times when I start my car my idle has become a bit rough. When I mean rough that it would idle up and down between 500-700 RPMs, sometimes this doesn't happen it would start up good and drive well.
Need some help here
First off, I own a 1999 328i. 197k miles. Love the car
Here's the problem. When I started it a few days ago, it idled rough for about a half minute and the check engine light came on. After the 30 seconds it settled down and ran smooth again, and didn't become rough. The...
- Floor jack and one jack stand
- Philips screwdriver
- Torx 25 bit
- 8" extension
- 3/8ths ratchet
- 8mm socket or 8mm wrench
- 9mm socket
- 13mm socket
- Fan clutch tools
- OEM electric fan: 17117561757
- Expanding rivet: 17111712963 (for the expansion tank side to hold fan to...