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  1. Items WANTED - Post any wanted adverts in here
    Hi all, Have a 2002 E46 with SSG which some call SMG1, anyways, any one have any spare parts taken from one of these boxes?. In particular solenoids, clutch actuator with sensor, hydraulic pump? As they getting on now and the boxes being a bit rare, just looking at buying a couple of the known...
  2. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello, guys, I recently have bought 325i 2003y with SSG (or SMGI) gearbox. Sadly, it has problem: sometimes gearbox works as normal and sometimes it feels like clutch is slipping- try to drive, but the engine revs is jumping between 2000 and 4000 and the car is barely moving (if you "torture"...
  3. General BMW Discussions
    Hi guys, i know its kinda self explanitory but could some explain ssg in detail for me, looking to get a 330ci soon and having owned 6 beemers (4 manual and 2 auto) i sort of like the look of ssg, just a couple of questions, is there a clutch? Also the gearknob looks like a manual one, can u...
  4. General BMW Discussions
    Went to start my car today and transmission cog came on and engine won't turn over... I don't know weather it's mechanical or electrical had anyone had any issue like this? Thanks ash
  5. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi I've recently had a couple of problems with my 330 clubsport and was wondering if anyone could help! Basically what's happening is once I've travelled around 80 miles or so my ssg gearbox starts to malfunction and go crazy changing gears to which point I have to turn the car off and leave it...
  6. General BMW Discussions
    Hey Guys My 2002 330 CI has the SSG gearbox fitted, has been faultless for the last 7 years but what has started to happen is when coming up to a junction where the gearbox has to jump from 5th to 1st in a normal situation it is now going from 5th to neutral, it doesn't seem like mechanical...
  7. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Can some please help, i have an SSG box and when the car is hot it will not go in reverse, its fine when the car is cold.
  8. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, pretty lost on what to do with this one i bought the car 8 months ago, recently had the pump, clutch actuator brand new, ran like a dream for 6 months, then it started to slip or take awhile to change gears on a long trip, usually turning off and on solved this the other night she broke...
  9. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    325i SSG gearbox noises when on idle the gearbox makes a eletrical noise, like the pumps or something are working any idea if its comman on these? also, the yellow oil light comes on when first started and goes off, any ideas what this is?
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  11. General BMW Discussions
    Good evening everyone! My name is David and I have been surfing this forum for the last few months since I purchased my bimmer. I am, however, having some problems with my SSG transmission. After owning the car for a month or so, the car seemed to have a moment where the clutch seemed to...
  12. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all, hopefully you can all help me. My car is a 2002 SMG/ SSG 330CI. The problem is when I accelerate the clutch slips initially then grips. This only happens in 4th or 5th, if I am in 1st to 3rd then it doesn't, I can accelerate hard and it doesn't really slip. I have checked the fluid...
  13. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi guys im new to the site and require help already !! Im having problems eith my ssg system i have a 330i salloon on a 2002 and i keep getting the cog and !. Ive had diagnostics done with no real answers. Been bmw they told me to change the relay first so i ordered one. I recieved a salmon...
  14. General BMW Discussions
    Hi folks, I have the 330 with the SSG box. I had a thought today that its a bit of a pain with how the controls for it work on the steering wheel. As you probably know, there are two 'paddles' on it and both have exactly the same functions where you press with fingers to change up or push with...
  15. Introductions
    Hi guys.. I have a E46 325 ci and i have the SSG model (gear paddles on steering wheel).. im looking to sell it and was wondering if they are pretty rare or not, or if anybody out there would have a rough value of the the car ) 02 plate 131000 miles full top spec on it.. Thanks for reading and...
  16. E46
    I have completed the replacement of my SSG clutch and rebuilt the slave... all pictures taken and detailed process to be posted.... watch this space.. Hope this helps all SSG members and enthusiasts..... Mo
  17. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Dear all. I would really appreciate some help please. I'm not good when it comes to cars and their problems so excuse me if I ramble on lol. When I start my car and try to put it in gear most of the time it wont go into gear (1st or reverse) but sometimes will. The times it does go into gear I...
  18. General BMW Discussions
    Looking into buying a 330 with ssg mode. The car itself is manual. Now regarding " how it works" Can you use normal gearbox eg gear change and clutch like any normal car daily without using paddles?(and will this suffer any problems due to having SSG but not using it)? eg with standard shift...
  19. Introductions
    Hello. Im looking into purchasing a new car. Now ive cut the list down to a few. The Bmw e46 M sport 330ci. Ive seen a few for sale. Is there a buying guide on her at all? Pointing out points that should be checked... including common faults, faults issuses etc.... Secondly. Ive seen one...
  20. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    hello gents hope someone can help before i set this car on fire. my nephew has a 2002 e46 330ci with the ssg gearbox which decided to pack up last night. he was stuck in first gear so i have scaned the ecu and the only fault that keeps re-appering is f62c clutch/gear ????? i can select all the...
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