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  1. What's this plug under drivers seat?
  2. Indicator leak gasket replacement?
  3. Reaonable price or not from indy?
  4. E46 Shakes on 1st and 2nd gear!!
  5. Achievable from 330d??
  6. Revs dip at steady speed E46 320i 2.2
  7. Cluster reset!!
  8. Fitting 330 intake on 325. Advice and recommendations.
  9. Engine help/troubleshoot
  10. BMW e46 318 coupe starting problems
  11. 2003 Touring - Xenons are aiming too high
  12. Fault code 3231 help.
  13. Unable to bleed cooling system
  14. 330i '04 slow on low revs, faster when cold, standstil start problem
  15. What else to do whilst head is off?
  16. E46 320d warm engine starting problem
  17. Cog of death.............................
  18. 1999 e46 318i acceleration problems
  19. Angel eyes
  20. 320i S Touring 2003 Exhaust Change!
  21. 2002 E46 320D: Oil in Water. head gasket?
  22. Injector failure and water drop?? 2002 E46 320D
  23. Re: 330D using water
  24. E46 318ci N42 engine: slightly rough idle, intermittent bad start, and smoking
  25. 320i 2001 - window washer jets no pressure
  26. Reversing squeak!
  27. Air filter front bit missing?
  28. lacking turbo power - 330d lacking turbo power
  29. 2003 E46 318Ci - connector inside glovebox
  30. New wishbones OE or Meyle?
  31. 2001 E46 330Ci Supercharged?
  32. BMW e46 320i power steering pump
  33. Another ATF thread...
  34. E46 convertible 320ci
  35. 330ci automatic gearbox problem
  36. Help with INPA /EDIABAS /DIS /SSS equipment
  37. Help please! 2002 BMW 318Ci N42 - Issue since oil service
  38. Please solve this puzzle
  39. N46 TDC & Locking Pin Question
  40. 2000 1.8 estate fuel/running problem
  41. Best way to clean inlet manifold on a 330D
  42. Intermittent non start-PLEASE HELP
  43. 330d Undercarriage Reinforcement Plate - Does Every E46 Variant Have One?
  44. Re: 2001 E46 330D non start
  45. E46 325i Rear suspension problem.
  46. E46 Coupe 330ci 2003 Rear window external weather strips
  47. Solid flywheel 330xd
  48. Are these uncoded MAF readings? INPA images, 320d m47
  49. Noisy New Wheels
  50. E46 Heavy Engine Suction & Shaking When Idle
  51. Passenger Window wont come up?
  52. Abs light
  53. BMW E46 323 - Whining/Howling noise from drivers side rear
  54. Oil filter gasket on a 1.8 316i 2004
  55. Newbie on here
  56. E46 318ci Handbrake light stays on (red) dsc light comes on (amber)
  57. [2004 e46 325ci manual] red battery & oil + check engine lights, engine dies for a few seconds
  58. 2001 E46 330d won't rev past 4k rpm
  59. E46 M Sport 320ci which oil?
  60. Subframe & Boot Floor Repair 330d Touring
  61. 318i 2003 E46 error codes
  62. 2001 E46 320i - I've Been Quoted 573 to Resolve Rust Issues on Car [PICS]
  63. E46 318i saloon 52 reg lambda sensor
  64. Bmw e46 oil leak
  65. bmw318i ES e46 petrol (2003) - run out of oil
  66. Ciggie Lighter Socket... Stopped working. See previous owners attempted FIX
  67. Connection error with diagnostic tool and airbag light on
  68. airbag light on after recall
  69. Whats this part???
  70. fault codes after CCV valve change
  71. lock up clutch error code
  72. 320d m47 fuel line replacement
  73. 2nd -3rd gear jolt 330d auto 2003
  74. Which diagnostic software do I need?
  75. 316i 4 Cylinder O2 Sensor
  76. DAB in E46 - unsure about stock aerial
  77. Best oil for e46
  78. Tappety noise from engine bay
  79. Cylinder head urgently required
  80. 2005 e46 320d, AUX on Business Navigation system, is it even possible?
  81. Water in boot, 320ci
  82. E46 Remove Sat Nav removal, replacing issue with wiring harness
  83. 2003 E46 330Ci Exhaust blow at joint - Thoughts?
  84. E46 318ti Compact Steering wandering and shakey
  85. Detailed CCV analysis please
  86. 316i VERY intermittent misfire - no error codes
  87. Is a n46 engine block compatable with a n42 head ?
  88. 320d loses boost/power/torque beyond 3.5k
  89. 320d M47 136bhp
  90. 318ci Convertible rear suspension popped out..!
  91. 320d won't rev pasthe 2000
  92. 2003 E46 330ci xenon headlamp
  93. E46 Coupe Mirror repair
  94. 2001 E46 320i - Vanos Question
  95. 330i eibach pro kit springs in 330d
  96. 2003 320td Compact running issues (barely runs)
  97. How often do you top up coolant?
  98. E46 320D M47 (136BHP) Boost issue.
  99. Battery not holding charge
  100. What gets hot first, second and thereafter when you start a car????
  101. Annoying propshaft issue. Just need blunt answer.
  102. Exhaust swap from 330 to 320
  103. Where is my o2 sensor? Why does this bms have a different position to mine?
  104. E46 318i misfire or fuel starvation???
  105. 2005 E46 coupe parking sensor issue - not usual problem
  106. e46 318 1.9 wont start
  107. Overheating Hell
  108. 2003 320d - Ticking noise after refitting injectors
  109. Can anyone shed some light?
  110. E46 320cd help turbo/ egr
  111. Identify this wire/connector
  112. Supercharger 330ci
  113. central locking stopped working completley
  114. FEBI BILSTEIN parts any good?
  115. Please help me diagnose my car
  116. E46 Touring rear middle seat belt removal
  117. Cruise Control Buttons Query
  118. 320d M47N timing failure - quite unusual error
  119. Stuck on this! Please help!
  120. Help
  121. 2004 E46 (N46) 318Ci Intermittently fails to start
  122. E46 316i Bad idle, Low power and Jerking
  123. Antiroll bar torque settings
  124. poor idle and misfire when reaching operating temp? fine when cold?
  125. 2002 E46 seat wiring help
  126. And so the party is over....sleep well my favourite car ever
  127. Part Number Favour. Rear quarter window motor
  128. Leaky dipstick tube 330d
  129. E46 2001 318ci overheating :'(
  130. N42 diagnostic help
  131. 318 n42 2002 misfire problems
  132. 2004 E46 318i N42 Torque Query???
  133. Centre fuel pipes modified
  134. E46 318i N42 VVT motor Resistance(ohms)
  135. 330cd 2004 engine turn off noise
  136. How I failed to buy alloys for my e46
  137. Strange noise coming from engine BMW 330d
  138. Spark plug tube seals replacing
  139. BMW e46 330ci window leak
  140. 316ti hot starting problem
  141. 2003 318i 2.0 rough idling on start up everytime.
  142. Rough idle- help needed.
  143. different speedo help!!
  144. New to BMW cars, advice on 2005 320i
  145. 320d loss of boost and vibrations in idle
  146. Fault Code Help Please.
  147. 316ti compact cranking / no start
  148. AC stopped working
  149. spark but no fire
  150. 2004 E46 330d Fault code P3263
  151. 2004 BMW 330CD Power Loss
  152. Big trouble and big bills but sorted !
  153. Advice!
  154. Steering jerks and pulls when going over bumps and uneven ground. 2003 330ci
  155. all of a sudden Loud rattling and running like a bag of spanners (2003 e46 330ci)
  156. 2001 e46 318i (M43) handbrake backplate bolt removal
  157. 2004 E46 330i 6 speed manual - Rear Thud and jerking when changing gear - Please help
  158. Need help BMW 323i e46
  159. Recommendations for subframe reinforcement
  160. Help needed with E46 330d with multiple codes
  161. Wonderful life of the auto gearbox (Auto gearbox question)
  162. For the love of all that is holy what is that damn noise?
  163. Angled plastic hose on resonator box, Where it goes? N42 engine
  164. 1999 E46 318i Vibration, noise, brake or hub problems + Help& advice needed
  165. E46 burning oil HELP PLEASE
  166. Bodyshop for Rust Repairs?
  167. Iv got a big puff of smoke out of my car when stood stiil for a bit any clues
  168. M52TU vanos removal/installation
  169. 2003 E46 330ci - Gearbox oil change Manual 6 speed
  170. 325Ci oil light, error code and stalling
  171. 325ti Compact 2003 Snapped seat lever
  172. E46 330i Overheating
  173. Vanos disaster
  174. 2004 E46 316i : Chassis option in INPA doesn't work "no reponse from control unit"
  175. Quick Arm Rest Question
  176. 316i n42 using lots of oil +blur smoke sometimes
  177. DSC and handbrake warning light 325Ci
  178. hesitation saga continues
  179. could my head be buggered
  180. 2000 E46 325ci - Vibration noise from rear - Driveshaft? Diff?
  181. Goldbcfc's 330ci coupe project
  182. BMW 2001 E46 320d Tourer - Central locking and rear wiper fault
  183. Bmw e46 318ci se overheating
  184. E46 N42 318 Overheat or Thermostat? Help!!
  185. 316TI lowering advice needed
  186. 2003 BMW 325ti - Engine oil - Can I use this?
  187. key battery
  188. What is an m3?????
  189. what is everyone planning to do to there E46
  190. Timing help please - 318i M43 1999
  191. E46 2002 318CI replacing bootlid and loom
  192. E46 320D 2004 Auto Rev Jumps when light/medium load, gearbox problem???
  193. IHKA Control Unit (A/C control) noise. 316i E46
  194. e46 320d small problems help
  195. E46 Tyre Deflation warning issues
  196. E46 330D touring wayward steering
  197. 2001 E46 318Ci - Rattling noise from gearbox pulling away in 1st gear
  198. 2001 320i - Interior Fans Resonate
  199. 330ci viscous fan noise my all the time
  200. Why does my right fog lamp have metal clip but left doesn't? How do I correct? Thanks
  201. 325 Ti Sport Seat Lever
  202. E46 key function
  203. 2006 55 plate E46 318ci es radio relocation kit.
  204. What can go wrong with head gasket change jobs?
  205. E46 320d 110kW - where to find a broken donor turbo?
  206. N42 Engine stalls/runs rough after warm up.
  207. New (to me) 325Ci
  208. 318 ci auto niggles
  209. E46 320d - Interpreting INPA readings - Which injector is bad? (Pictures)
  210. Boot release stopped working after smd light installed
  211. E46 2003 320i M Touring Steering problems even after pump and rack
  212. Start / Running Problem! e46 318 N42
  213. 330i Touring MSport Wanted / Advice
  214. 2004 316ti Sport Auto - White smoke and liquid from tailpipe - please help!
  215. 320d turbo - vacuum or electronic?
  216. e46 320d - Fan removal - Reverse threaded?
  217. 2002 E46 320dAT - Defect Clima Aux-fan
  218. E46 Halogen to Xenon mystery
  219. E46 330CI lost speedo & got warning signs
  220. e46 320d cold start problem
  221. 2004 E46 320d - Coolant level and bleed query
  222. 320d - Rattle from pully
  223. E46 320d Turbo - vacuum or electronic?
  224. E46 330i exhaust camshaft timing stuck
  225. 2005 E46 330Ci - LED interior upgrade
  226. E46 320D poor performance when hot/humid outside
  227. 2002 E46 318ci N42 - ECU intermittent Fault P1168.
  228. throttle problem
  229. water pump change
  230. 2003 320d - Oil leak around turbo
  231. 316ti Compact Engine issues
  232. Car sits higher after changing rear shocks
  233. 320d crankshaft pulley removal
  234. E46 head light
  235. Radiator removal
  236. 2002 E46 320d - Blown Turbo? (Wooo noise from engine)
  237. E36 engine revs dropping when engine runs and when accelerating the engine cuts out afterwards
  238. 2004 - e46 325i Sport auto Engine management light, EML, DSC, hand brake light
  239. Timing chain problem - symptoms
  240. 2001 E46 N42 - Valvetronic deliberately disabled. Is this ok ? (Misfire cured. Car runs lovely now!)
  241. Very easy to stall car when in reverse
  242. E46 320d water in oil??
  243. Part number needed for gasket.
  244. 330i eibach pro kit springs on a 330d
  245. 320d engine codes?
  246. Sunroof Motor
  247. USB diagnostic cable
  248. E46 330ci Sport Auto Transmission Noise
  249. 2002 318i oil leak issue
  250. 3 Lights, partially resolved...... though I need some advice I think