Ahha I will change timing chain at 100k I love the Beamup guys post. Change Brake Fluid every two years. Tires and breaks are really good and it is in very good condition exterior and interior well taken care of And well maintained with a lot of money spent on maintenance cand repairs up to 65,000 miles. I plan to drive it every day and I don't have that much income. There was no point when the car felt out of control. When I have gone weeks without driving it and take it out again it is like driving a brand new car. InstalledOptionsFilter selectedInstalledOptionIdList, installedOptionIdToLabelMap, possiblyDroppedOptionsMap ; installedOptionsFilter.
I am still 4 grand lower but it was a hassle. That said, I love my E46 and the driving experience is unparalleled. Third, ever E46 in the world leaks. I know about the metal brake pipes as I had to replace them on my own E36 Coupe. Front arm control bushings, thermostat,2 drive belts,oil filter housing gasket, oil pan gasket, alignment. Usually after I own a car for a year or two I start to think about wanting something else, but not this time. Everyone says it is normal for my I6, thank you again so much for your very detailed response.
TruckCabinFilter selectedCabinList, null ; truckCabinFilter. Or can I remove the screws holding the fuse panel? Failure is the state or condition of not meeting a desirable or intended objective, and may be viewed as the opposite of success. However, failure could result in a blown engine. Should I keep the car and repair these things if I get a fair price for the small used car dealership. Front control arm bushings - tend to fail after 40-60k miles. It needed the gaskets, brakes,Torque converter immediately.
How do you work around that obstacle? Which seems strange since once I put it in manual drive and back into drive it drives fine. Or is there another easier way to access it? It cranks but it won't turn over. While all E46s respond favorably to maintenance, the M3 in particular is more sensitive, due to higher performing components without getting too technical. On the highway it is an absolute dream to drive -- it feels like a much larger car at high speeds, if you know what I mean. . Lastly, cooling systems on E46 models are particularly sensitive. I found a few other owners having the same problem.
SeatingFilter selectedSeatingList, null ; seatingFilter. DealRatingFilter selectedRatingList, null ; ratingFilter. Also, the car dealer is 200 miles away from my house, so what actions would you take in order to get a greater peace of mind? I also verified that the horn relay is exactly the same as the fuel pump relay. My 2004 Accord with 170k miles still on original clutch and everything, never had a single leak. Also, nothing is leaking…Any thoughts? They drink too much gas too, under 20mpg on the 6 cylinder, my Accord can get 30mpg with its V6 and has way more torque. Up to 65k it was well maintained at the dealership. DoorsFilter selectedDoorsList, null ; doorsFilter.
I think I would be sad to let this baby go even for one with the new body style. If so, you are approaching the end of the expected lifespan of the factory battery. They are now saying it needs a new transmission. If so, how much approximately would that cost? SellerTypeFilter selectedSellerTypeList, null ; sellerTypeFilter. I will be changing each and everyone of the parts listed above. The downside is if it goes before you replace it, you're in for big bucks to repair the damage to the engine.
Could it be the fuel pump relay? A recall is when a product is removed from the market or a correction is made to the product because it is either defective or potentially harmful. Replace Radiator and Expansion Tank at 90K. Just a great experience overall. I suspect operator error here as I am sure the car you just bought was inspected for problems before you bought it, you did have the car inspected did you not? My questions are : Is it wise decision to fix the car and keep it? You're talking about a car that's approaching 10 years old, there are many variables. I bought this 330xi with only 76,000 miles after a lot of looking and searching for just the right car.
SinceLastVisitFilter false, 1557299531845 ; listingsSearchManager. I believe that it takes a fair amount of research to find what you really want and when you find it you need to pull the trigger quickly or you may lose on the deal. The owner took maticulous care of the car and I was able to get a great deal. Our users can find data on mass market car models from most popular brands. I have an major inspection due in 7,000 miles I will be replacing all those parts at that time.
Fixed a windshield wiper, gave me a free oil change, alignment, and full tank of gas without me asking for any of it. So, basically, it may not have been the fuel pump having problem. That is not true, but it is long-life synthetic fluid and is very expensive, so I generally suggest changes only at 100k mile intervals. TransmissionFilter selectedTransmissionList, transmissionTemplate ; } listingsSearchManager. I chose to exclude this info because I think he was just trying to get me to spend more money which may not solve the problem at all. By using this tool, you will be able to get records with description of safety issues for vehicles, equipment, tires and child restraints.
The coolant expansion tank is one sore point, but is an inexpensive replacement. Even Volvo has less issues but they aren't cheap to repair either. NewUsedFilter selectedNewUsedList, null ; newUsedFilter. The service allows to compare and analyze statistics for reported problems, complaints, recalls for various manufacturers. Hi, My car seems to have problem start when temp drops below 40F and cold engine. Are fuel pump relay temperature sensitive? EngineFilter selectedEngineList, null ; engineFilter. Don't get me wrong, the M3 is fantastic, but all round the 330i is more reliable.