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  1. BMW 120i N46: error code 26B3 camshaft sensor exhaust

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi All, First time posting with the hope that someone might be able to help. Got a BMW 120i with the check engine light on. Read the Fault codes using INPA and I got the following: 2B63 CDKPH2 - camshaft sensor outlet Error counter: 1 Logistic counter: 40 Mileage...
  2. 320d M47N timing failure - quite unusual error

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello guys, I have an interesting fail to share, would you please help me as I am stucked right now? I bought 2002 e46 320d touring M47N engine, 300.000 miles on the clock. Cheap as chips, but running well according to the mileage. It was running lovely after I fixed few minor issues such as...
  3. 2003 E46 318 ci n-42 engine issue

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi to all! I am new to the forum and new to owning a BMW so please bear with me. Recently bought a 67 k milleage 318ci with the N42 engine. Always loved the e46 but wish I did a bit more research into the N42 engine as it seems to have a lot more issues than the straight 6 engines on e46s...
  4. cam timing and sensor plate alignment for n 42 motor

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi everyone I am from south africa, and am glad to be part of this forum. My question to the experts is: On the N 42 motor, the camshafts have a position sensor 'plate' attached to the front of them. What is the correct placement for these plates as it is obviously essential to get this correct...