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  1. E46 General
    about 2 weeks ago i got a misfire in cylinder 4. i changed all the spark plugs and that coil pack for that cylinder. fixed the misfire. the next day i got another misfire in cylinder 1 changed that spark plug again and changed that coil pack now.fixed the misfire again. a week later after i got...
  2. E46 General
    Ayy guys i was trying to add trans fluid and removed the fill plug to the transmission to stick the hose in , to transfer new fluid and when I went to start the vehicle it wouldn’t start and the eml light is on .i was told to disconnect the battery for a bit I also heard to disconnected the...
  3. E46 General
    Hello gents, Thanks in advance for any help or direction you can point me in to get this thing running and out from under my wife's carport:D Looking for some help diagnosing a 2001 325i m54 that wont start after engine swap out of a 2004 325i m54. The 2004 engine was running prior to...
  4. E46 General
    A few problems started arising about a year ago with my 2002 325ci 130k on odometer. My problems began if my car sat out in warm weather for a few hours, the car would not start. Sometimes just after a long drive the car would not turn over, appears to be pretty random, though sitting out in...
  5. E46 General
    Hello y'all, I'm trying to seek a little help form this forums experienced mechanics hopefully. My E46 M3 was not started for a while and the tank was left totally empty. Today I put in it 5 gallons of fresh premium gas and I tried to start it but it wont start up. It turns over just fine but...
  6. E46 General
    Hello ive been working on my 2000 bmw 328i bought a few weeks ago car was running fine and starting. It does crank over, when i start it will hit about 500 rpm but wont start. I was planning to replace my fuel filter, and was wondering when i disconnect the fuel filter and turn on the power...
  7. E46 General
    Hei guys! My car broke down on my way from work, it did run but if i just touched the gas pedal it died on me. So i scanned it with my pa soft cable and got lots of codes, got the advise to clear the so i did. No it wont start, all i hear is a loud clicking noise ?? I did charge my battery...
  8. E46 General
    Hey everyone, ive been having a lot of trouble with my 2004 330ci and i was hoping to get some insight on what to do. One day after school about 2 weeks ago, the car failed to start and just kept cranking. I waited about 5 minutes and tried again and it started perfectly. For the next 2 weeks...
  9. E46 General
    heres the story, got timing chain changed, turned her over, started, ran well until started to drive, then went into limp mode, temp normal, red oil light came on, checked oil cap..very milky. left it till another day, turned her over...no compression ?? it turns over as if its trying to start...
  10. E46 General
    New to this forum but I've read a bunch of posts that seem similar to mine, with exact symptoms. I saw all the posts saying to replace the fuel pump and that's what fixed it. I just replaced the fuel pump and my car wont start. What happened was I was driving the car down the road from my...
  11. E46 M3
    Ok guys I was on my way to the movies when my car just cut off on me everything went out then my battery light came on after that all the lights and radio came on. Right before this happened I had got gas and it was running fine til this moment. I tried to start it but it wouldnt start and it...
  12. E46 M3
    Hi. I have a M3 from 02 that I have some problems with. When I bought it the previous said that he has had some battery-problems with the car. And that the battery had been drained a few times. I drove the car home. About 400kilometres. And no battery-lamp was showing. But then I saw that the...
  13. E46 General
    What's Up everyone, Not really new, but haven't posted. So I let my 01 325ci Manual sit last winter and I neglected her and now the car doesn't want to start. I've tried starting the car a few times, but I haven't really dedicated time to solving the issue. Can anyone help me with sort of like...
  14. E46 General
    Evening guys. Bought another e46 this morning :thumbsup: 2000 318i 100k miles on the clock. m43tub19 (BMS46) with EWS 3 Sold as a non-starter, cranking but not firing. Towed her around the corner because I felt quite guilty fixing her on the seller's driveway. Connected to INPA and found the...
  15. E46 General
    Good Afternoon everyone, I have a 2003 316ti se that I have owned now for 4 years. Yesterday when I went to start it it just cranked over and there was no attempt to fire up. I attempted to start it about 20 times but nothing. I left the car for an hour, went back out and it fired first time...
  16. E46 General
    Hey guys. This is my first post on here so go easy please. I'm having some issues with my car. It started a month ago when I was driving my 2002 325i on the interstate. All was fine until my car started sputtering and no matter how much i pressed the gas peddle it wouldn't open up. It just kept...
  17. E46 General
    so as the title said, my car wont start. its a 2003 330i zhp with 90,000 miles. i last drove the car 48 hours ago and there werent any apparent issues, but when i tried to start it today the car just turns over or cranks weakly but not steadily. please refer to the video and info underneath the...
  18. E46 General
    I've searched for days trying to find the answer. Its a 2001 325i w/ 117k miles. Drove it one day, worked fine. parked it, 30 mins later wouldn't start. Towed it to the shop, they said it was a fuel pump. Replaced that. Problem still happens. So it cranks, but wont turn over. Very...
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