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  1. Vacuum hoses on 320d 150 bhp

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello guys, can you help me with finding the correct way to connect the vacuum pipes? Removed the intake to remove the swirl flaps and found out most hoses are cracked and came out, have no idea which one goes where. I found a schematic, but it shows a splitter(the part marked with 4,don't know...
  2. Do I have to go 150 miles each way to get my car fixed??

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  3. 320d 150 common rail 2002 - diesel leak/lots of smoke

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello I've had a car in for breaking but it looks too good to scrap. 2002 320D auto 2002. The previous owner gave the car up due to a diesel leak which produces a lot of smoke. He was told by a garage that all the injectors needed replacing so looking at the price of injectors disposed of it...
  4. 320d e46 150 ps electric valve (exhaust vacum valve)

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Wright guys ive wrote about this in a diferent thread but i think it deserve a new one> So the thing is that recently i have taken out egr valve out to clean it, ive noticed that there is a lot of black liquid in it like oil or unburned fuel but ive read somwhere that this is normal in these...
  5. Introduction - 320Cd M-tech II from Portugal

    Hi, Im Frederico from Portugal. I drive an E46 320Cd 150bhp Coupe with M-tech II pack and sport suspension. I´m registering to exchange knowledge with our british friends about this car that we love.
  6. Alternator swap 120 amp to 150 amp - e39 525d 2001

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello gents, I want to change my alternator which is 120 amp. I have seen on realoem there is a 150 amp version too. On the pics from dr. google it looks the same (if I need to go specsavers just let me know) so my question is if it's possible to put a stronger one in.
  7. 320i (150 bhp) remap Scotland

    BMW ECU Tuning and Standalone Tuning
    Hiya, have a new to me 55 plate 320i touring. Love it, even the abs unit has been good enough to die under warranty. But tempted by a remap. One outfit quoted me an extra 20 - 25 bhp. Is this realistic for a 4 cylinder non turbo petrol? It's a manual so I deal with 'flat spots' by changing down...
  8. 2003 E46 320d 150 bhp - Black smoke mystery

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I have noticed a funny thing. I usually drive rather slow and extremely economical. This is quite obviously not the best way to maintain good engine condition, so I clean the EGR valve and intake regularly. Every 2-3 months the car starts to emit a thick dark cloud somewhere around the peak...
  9. BMW 320D 150 CR Nozzles on 320d 136 NON CR injectors

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hey guys, does have somebody experience with this "trick" ? I want to change my injectors nozzles from 320d 136 hp version with nozzles from CR injectors 150 hp. They look the same but i didnt try yet to fit one..will work ?
  10. Engine swap from 150 bhp 2.0i to M52 2.8i.

    Hello, people. I want to swap engines between two BMW s, my 96 E39 520i manual with the M52 150 BHP 6 cylinder and my brothers 00 E46 328i automatic with the M52 193BHP 6 cylinder. I need more power, my brother wants a bit more fuel economy. What are the complexities involved and what do i need...
  11. 2003 e46 touring 320d 150 bhp knocking noise on acceleration

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all I have an issue with my 320d e46 touring when accelerating the engine makes a horrible tapping noise. Car just been serviced, oil is at correct level. Any info will be appreciated Cheers john.
  12. 2002 E46 320D 150 Map Files

    Map Databank, Remap software and Hardware
    Hi All, I am new to these forums, I've just bought myself a 320D Facelift E46, Love the car and almost everything about it but looking for a little more power/torque. I've already ordered a decat and EGR Blanking kit but working on a budget at the moment, I am looking to upgrade the injectors...
  13. Blown turbo - can I make 150 mile journey home on 2008 E91?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    My turbo started to whine one miles from my destination today. When I arrived I was losing power over 1000 revs. It has a little power left, would it be ok to journey home at low revs for 150 miles (mainly motorway) or should I call the recovery truck?
  14. Bmw e46 320d 150 bhp 2002 - starting issue

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    When the engine is warm, I only have to turn my key a bit to get the engine to fire up. However, I have noticed recently that when the engine is cold I have to turn the key fully round and hold it for about 5 or so seconds after the glow plug light goes out to get the car to start. This has...
  15. bmw 320ci e46 , 150 hp engine 2.0l

    BMW Engine Conversions
    HI gays! This is my firs thread in this forum I bought i bmw 320ci e46 , 150 hp engine 2.0 , and made the oil service . After change the oil , air , petrol filter and refill with oil 10 -40 w , the yellow oil bulb turns on when i start the engin , and than switches off. I putt at firs 7...
  16. Wow does this forum realy need 150 different sections?

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    I have just spent quite a while trying to find the right section to post in then realised there are a ridiculous about of forums and sub forums, 150 infact! Do we realy need that many when most other forums do fine with less than 20?
  17. Injector Help (320d) 150

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hiya all Having some ruff running issues and car drinking fuel im pretty sure injector 2 is dead but please could you have a look and confirm, not sure if its more than 1 ext. Thank you in advance Ben Inpa screen shots Cylinder 2 is reading 3.79 Mg/h (not good)
  18. When Buying E46 320CD (150 HP) what to look for?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hey guys, have been fed up with my 'fixed' 318ci N42's fuel consumption, it does what it wants, sometimes itll do good miles sometimes not, i think its still adjusting... anyway its doing approx 23 mpg which is pants... Im looking for a 320cd as i have read a lot and i know its got a turbo =]...
  19. E46 320d 150 ps MAF Vs X3 2.0d 150 ps MAF

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I own a E46 320d with 150 ps with chassis number CJ34344 and I want to know if my other car an X3 2.0d 150 ps with chassis number WF89371 share the same MAF. I am trying to figure out if I am experiencing misreading from my E46's MAF and i want to know if I can use my X3's MAF on my E46 harris
  20. 2001 e46 320d (150) vibration when accelerating hard

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    hi peeps. i recently bought a 2001 e46 320d (150bhp). the problem is, when i accelerate really hard in 1st and 2nd gear, there is a loud vibration type sound and can slightly be felt aswell, hard to explain really, id say "similar" to the sound when ABS activates in snowy conditions although...