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  1. Dropped tap down spark plug hole

    General E46 Forum
    Hey guys, new here, just got my e46. Traded my s13 for it. Last owner didn't spark plugs down all the way so cyl 5 spark plug came loose, broke ignition coil and stripped the threads on the head. I was retaped the head (14x1.25) and the tap fell down the hole, after the threads and is no longer...
  2. random violent shaking

    E46 Xi Forum
    Hello guys, I have a 2005 bmw-325xi with 99,500 on the dash. I recently have been experiencing a random and violent shaking of the steering wheel (throwing back and forth). It usually starts when I begin to de-accelerate (let my foot off the gas on the highway and let the speed drop). I got the...
  3. 325CI overheating please help

    General E46 Forum
    Workin on a E46 325Ci thats been overheating i replaced the thermostat replaced the water pump checked the heater core valve i guess you kno the valve tht gives u warm air for your heater but anyway it functioned jus fine and when i fill the tank up with water it gets full but the water dont...
  4. weird problem with manual transmission...

    General E46 Forum
    This problem happens randomly. After starting the car (Engine warm, hot, or cold) if I shift to Reverse, the car stalls or dies. It happens when I am shifting to reverse not when I am engaging/disengaging the clutch. If I can make it into the gear without it dying or stalling then, I fine, but...
  5. Weird xenon issues... Help please?

    General E46 Forum
    Hey guys, been reading for a while and love the site. Of course, my first post has to be because I'm in a bit of a jam :-( I followed one of the guides on here to install angel eyes on my car. Everything worked out great, with the exception of my xenon headlamps. The passenger side lights...
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