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  1. E46 General
    Hello, :hi: I'm having a very strange problem with my E46 328i(M52TU). Some might say it's a head gasket, others will say its a cracked cylinder head or block. :argue: The problem occurred before 4 months. When i start up the car it miss fired very badly for 15-20 seconds. After that the car...
  2. E46 General
    2003 325i, 5 spd standard. Have had this car 2 years, generally runs great. Have had this happen only 2 times, but it is a little scary that the issue always looming in the background. Car generally starts right up, but 2 times, both after driving maybe 5 minutes then stopping, car would not...
  3. E46 General
    I have a intermittent starting issue with my manual 2003 325i that I cant seem to figure out. One day it will be normal starting up just fine and an hour later when I go to start it il be sitting there cranking it for up to 20 minutes sometimes untill it decides to start. The fuel pump is...
  4. E90 General
    2009 BMW 328i (N91 Fuel pump) cranks but wont start, what I have checked thus far: - Sprayed starter fuel inside the throttle body and it starts up. - Verified proper voltage is being sent to the pump from the pump's control module. - Verified that the pump is working (bought and installed a...
  5. E46 Convertible
    Hello experts, I am newbie and trying to figure out my BMW , u have a 1999 323i sedan e-46. Last night I was driving her and parked in a handicap parking by mistake just to realize a minute later that this is handicap parking went in to park her at the correct parking spot and with a crank the...
  6. E46 General
    Hi, I'm new in this forum, I own E46 320d 2000with 136hp, it's been 5 years with no problems the car used to be lovely, smooth and needing only regular serves, however 6 months ago the turbo went bad which in turn injected oil into the engine which cozed the ring to go bad, so I gave it to a...
  7. E46 General
    new to this sight and bmw's aswell!! i have a 03 plate 318ci i've had pretty bad issues and the obvious doesnt seem to have sorted it. Basically whilst driving the battery light flickers up and the rev's drop as the battery light disappears the power comes back, it will do this a few times...
  8. E46 General
    well i decided to start this thread because after looking through so many threads and websites about my issue. alot are closely similar but not entirely the same. ok so heres my problem. my car is misfiring to the point where it shakes really bad. itll start and drive but itll drive to 20 mph...
  9. E46 General
    well my bmw wont start. ok i replaced the fuel pump and relays. it works and i get it running again. month later it doesnt crank at all just the starter cranking. i replaced the crankshaft position sensor and it almost fires up right now but a random mark appears next to the P on the instrument...
  10. E46 General
    Hello all, I'm new to this forum and it's helped me on many occasions, so Thanks! I recently had an issue that I couldn't find much info on so I wanted to post the solution I found to my problem. A few days ago I noticed that occasionally when I attempted to start my 2001 330ci 5 spd...
  11. E46 General
    My '02 325Cic had a surprise tantrum this weekend and refused to start. Very weird. But it did start right after I used my Peake code reader to reset my codes. As soon as I turned the key the headlights and some dash lights flashed and caused an odd sandpaper noise from the center of the dash...
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