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  1. A/C; Steaming from engine bay?

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    When turning on the AC, a grinding noise and a pop can be heard with steam accompanying it as it rises up in spurts from the engine bay. I must note that i did get a regas recently measured by pressure and not by weight...:facepalm: As soon as i turned it off however the spurts of steam...
  2. E46 coolant problems - no apparent leak

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    Having an issue with my E46 Compact. It coincides with the air conditioning blowing, but blowing cold air and then sometimes hot. The coolant level kept showing low and had to be topped up. Had it in the garage, they checked the head gasket, etc. and everything was fine. Ironically, the car...
  3. I am bad at fixing my car... please Help!

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    Hello all, I hope someone can help me diagnose my 2001 330xi's smoking issues... I noticed recently that my belts needed replacing and my water pump is also due (about 90k). So, I decided to do everything at once. I didn't drain the coolant beforehand because I read on a diy thread it...