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    smoking 320d se e46

    My e46 320d smoke heavily under acceleration car as full service history as just been serviced , car runs great and pulls like a train car as 120000 mile just wondered if anybody had any ideas as to what could be the cause.thanks Manchester dave

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    smoking 320d se e46

    Quote Originally Posted by manchesterdave View Post
    My e46 320d smoke heavily under acceleration car as full service history as just been serviced , car runs great and pulls like a train car as 120000 mile just wondered if anybody had any ideas as to what could be the cause.thanks Manchester dave
    Could be a number of things although you say full service history I would check turbo breather, map sensor, maf and air filter for starters as they all get over looked even with a full BMW history


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    Quote Originally Posted by jim 320d View Post
    I would check turbo breather
    +1, 1st port of call as its doubtful its ever been changed and welcome to BFI Dave

    also know as Oil Breather/Oil Separator , Lloyd's guide tells all ...http://www.bmwforums.info/general-gu...20td-320d.html

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    wot colours the smoke?

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    What DD said

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    Re: smoking 320d se e46

    remapped?

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    smoking 320d se e46

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    remapped?
    Was just thinking the same thing Andy as he says it pulls like a train


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    Re: smoking 320d se e46

    aggressive ramaps cause this on td

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    Re: smoking 320d se e46

    Quote Originally Posted by Spirit View Post
    aggressive ramaps cause this on td
    Don't forget tuning boxes too

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    I need to get an agressive map, me loves that smoke!

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