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  1. PS pump suggestions for 712 and lots of camber...

    E46 Touring
    Hello. I am new to e46 and to this forum. I recently bought and fitted a 712 rack to my car. The pulley was making weird noices for like 2 months and it finally let itself go today. My car has a weird setup from myself with CNC made wishbone, angle kit, camber plate and coilovers. The thing that...
  2. 320D - Pre-supply fuel pump doesn't get power

    General E46 Forum
    Hi! I really need some help. I've got a 2005MY 320D, which, about a month ago wouldn't start. I towed it to my local BMW workshop to have the problem identified, and after a while they told me that the pre-supply fuel pump was faulty and needed replacing. Being young and a student, naturally I...
  3. GUIDE: Power Seat Stuck After adjusting too much? Follow this

    General E46 Forum
    So I posted a thread here the other day about help for my driver seat, which was stuck in the forward most position, as I moved it there so I could vacuum underneath the seats. When I tried to move it back, it wouldn't budge. Here are the symptoms I had. - Switch Clicks, but the seat doesn't...
  4. Turning manual folding mirros into power folding mirrors

    General E46 Forum
    Hi there ! I have a 2004 BMW 330CI with a lot of options BUT power folding mirros, which to me seems pretty important (I often have to park in tight spaces). I've been checking power folding mirror prices on ebay for a few days now and they are pretty expensive. So I asked myself : is it...
  5. SRS - Power supply, undervoltage error

    General E46 Forum
    My '05 330i is getting the following error in PA Soft: UNIT BMWTNR HW SW-FSW ERRORS / SHADOW-MEMORY SRS -> 6.962.530 10 33 no errors / 1 error SRS -> Shadow-memory: 50/20 - Power supply, undervoltage I've tried clearing the error but it keeps...
  6. 325i Power Mods

    General E46 Forum
    Besides intake, gearing, suspension, wheels, and exhaust, is there anything that would give my 325i sedan any more power? Please don't say "Just buy a 330" I have a fairly large budget for this.
  7. power steering fluid for 2002 BMW 325i Manual Transmission

    General E46 Forum
    Hi, I recently purchased a 2002 BMW 325i manual transmission car and I was wondering if the best power steering fluid for the car is: "ATF Dextron III" I've looked around the forums and just wanted to make sure this one is right for my car. Also: is it okay to just add this in with the...
  8. Any E46 E46 front seats for sale

    Interior
    For sale are 2 front seats from my 325xi, 2003. Bolster on drivers side outboard is torn open. Other than that they are pretty mint and fully functional. Until I figure out how to post pics on here text me for pics. 717682 4 2 six two
  9. Ribbon cable mirror not working

    General E46 Forum
    Hello All, This will be my first post on this site. I recently purchased a 2005 e46 for my wife. She was a little neglected but thankfully not abused, and with only 80k, I felt she was worth the investment. I've gone through pretty much the whole car but the passenger mirror has stumped me. I...
  10. Any E46 sold

    Suspension and Braking
    FOR SALE Very lightly used H&R race springs used for ~3k miles - $165 shipped These springs rode and looked amazing but I am back on stock springs and I need money to pay for my subframe reinforcement. SHIPPING TO LOWER 48 ONLY
  11. Best $ balance track/street

    ///M3 Forum
    Hello, this is my first post I bought my E46 M3 new in 2002. As soon the new E46 was announced I went to the dealer and plunked down a deposit. After waiting a year the dealer called and told me it was my turn to place an order. I had just read about the SMG on a web site, but it wasn't...
  12. 2004 330Ci - Ask for more power on the highway, get LESS?

    General E46 Forum
    Hi all, I have a 2004 330Ci auto vert, and I've been looking for the answer to my problem, but every thread I find isn't quite the same as my problem, so I thought I'd ask it here When I'm driving down the highway at normal highway speeds around 2250 RPM, a lot of the time if I wish to...
  13. 2003 M3 battery keeps dying!

    General E46 Forum
    So my battery started dying on me and i tested the battery and determined it was the alternator. I had that replaced and my battery was still dying so i bought a brand new battery to see if this was my cause but my battery is slowly still dying. I have no clue what this could be, pleas help!
  14. 320d swirl flap removal - down on power

    DIY: Do It Yourself
    I removed my swirl flaps and cleaned out my intake manifold yesterday (thread @bimmerforums - http://www.bimmerforums.co.uk/forum/f18/2003-e46-320d-swirl-flap-removal-intake-cleaning-t277393/#post1838737), and after putting everything back together the car started beautifully. Before it...
  15. Seat Memory Issues

    General E46 Forum
    Hi all. My seat memory either does not store my seat positions or its stores them but but pressing the memory position switches does not recall them - just a load of random movement. Also, the mirrors do not move either - and the key certainly does not trigger the positions either. One side...
  16. E46 Sedan Tan leatherette front sport seats.

    Interior
    Out of a 02 sedan. Drivers seat has cracked lower bolster. Driver's seat also has the belt mount missing as I used it on the replacement seats. Both are easy to fix. Passenger's seat is undamaged. In Seattle area, $200 (or your best offer) + plus shipping ($150), or you pick up.
  17. Massive loss of power - mechanic says catalytic converters clogged

    General E46 Forum
    Hey all, Been having an issue for a month plus now. 2001 325i with 176k. I was getting lean codes and misfires and oil leaks. Valve cover gasket changed fixed the oil leak. A couple of spark plugs had oil on them and it was burning pretty bad for a while so I changed them all. Found a rip in...
  18. 325i Performance questions.

    General E46 Forum
    Hey Guys, I have a 2001 325i and I am trying to get more power out of the car. first of all DONT tell me to go out and buy a 330 or an M3. I don't want a super powerful car I just want to get a little more power out of my current car. Before people tell me to just buy a Supercharger and...
  19. 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...
  20. FOR SALE - V12 1995 BMW 750iL E38 Auto

    Engine & Performance
    FOR SALE - V12 1995 BMW 750iL E38 Auto Dark green colour $2600 Engine + Auto box and all the parts for conversion ONLY. If keen on the whole car, can work something out. Sms for other parts if required as have a complete car. 0433960006 - Waasi Car was damaged on the drivers side but it is...
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