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  1. General BMW Discussions
    I have a 1998 328i. While removing parts to make room to replace the water pump and belts, I discovered the alternator ventilation duct had COMPLETELY deteriorated on the underside (see picture). I have no idea how long it has been this way since the underside was hidden from plain sight. I...
  2. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi I am new to this forum I have a bmw e46 compact td,and removed the swirl flaps last week,but the engine exhaust emissions light is on now,the car drives fine,I wonder if any body has any ideas why the light is on? Thanks Andy.
  3. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Afternoon all, First post and after some advise! Went to start the car up yesterday and it was very sluggish and was vibrating quite a bit. The orange (engine) warning light appeared and according to the manual it's an "Exhaust Emission Values Have Deteriorated". Drove it up the road and it...
  4. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    I hope someone out there can advise me , i bought an 06 X3 , 69,000 miles . One coil pack went down then another until all four replaced but warning light kept coming on and staying on and the car would fail to pick up from a standing start on the odd occcasion , wife gets car to...
  5. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi I have an orange warning light come on which research tells me it warns that the exhaust emissions have deteriorated. I would like some idea of the cause of this before having to contact BMW with an open cheque book.
  6. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    hi all,my names pete,and have just recently joined your forum,brill.any one got any ideas where i go from here.my 2.5i bmw today showed this little yellow light,looked in book,and it is the exhaust emission values have deteriorated.where do i go from here guys,is it still ok to drive fro a wek...
  7. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Guys, Got my son a 2001 318i, warning light has come, we have checked the manual and it states the 'exhaust emmission valves have deteriorated'. Can anyone tell me how if this a 'big fix' problem or a fairly simple (inexpensive) one. thanks
  8. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Good evening all E36'ers with an M52 engine. I have had a persistant camshaft sensor code readout on my Peake tool despite replacing the sensor with a replacement from Camberley Auto Factors part FEBI 24613. When I peeled back the rubber boot on the old sensor I found the wire insulation had...
  9. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, I am looking for a advice about Exaust Emission Values Deteriorated Light. The light has come on and I was wondering if they was anything I could do or do I have to take it to BMW. It's a 2001 320i Saloon, It's a 2.2 Auto. I am no good with cars so I thought someone could help me on here...
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