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Forum: ///M3 Forum 10-16-2014, 05:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 223
Posted By PITT M3 RR
There is not a front diff, unless youre...

There is not a front diff, unless youre referring to the gear box?

Mine does the same though it has never caused an issue and you can easily manipulate the clutch to completely remove the...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 10-14-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 509
Posted By PITT M3 RR
I am referring to the separation where the CSB...

I am referring to the separation where the CSB mounts. Also was the CSB preloaded?

http://imageshack.com/a/img537/1903/G14n6q.jpg
...
Forum: Complete Cars 10-12-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 733
Posted By PITT M3 RR
I paid 13800 for mine, but Ive also dropped about...

I paid 13800 for mine, but Ive also dropped about 9K on the maint/upgrades. However, the initial cost and the work done myself made it worth while...if you wait it out you should find an acceptable...
Forum: Engine & Performance 10-12-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 131
Posted By PITT M3 RR
Guy at m3f has a nice deal on 4.10 gears, fluid...

Guy at m3f has a nice deal on 4.10 gears, fluid and gasket..810$ I believe if you wanted to build yours. I almost did it but, it's an unnecessary expense.
Forum: Engine & Performance 10-09-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 381
Posted By PITT M3 RR
Thanks for the offer bud, I cant justify the...

Thanks for the offer bud, I cant justify the purchase right now with outstanding student loans. Ive been responsible up to this point and no reason to stop now!

Free bump
Forum: ///M3 Forum 10-08-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 509
Posted By PITT M3 RR
The CV joint on your drive shaft may need...

The CV joint on your drive shaft may need inspected and repacked or replaced. I had a similar issue recently. Check my recent posts.

Also if your mechanic replaced the csb, helpfully he marked...
Forum: Engine & Performance 10-01-2014, 03:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,388
Posted By PITT M3 RR
ah why cant this be 4.10. free bump

ah why cant this be 4.10. free bump
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-29-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 11,937
Posted By PITT M3 RR
Took a bit of time today on the interior. I...

Took a bit of time today on the interior. I greased the UUC SSK and lowered the height a bit. Then this is more of an enjoyment modification than anything, but sure beats the slightly worn shadow...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-24-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,184
Posted By PITT M3 RR
Ugh, makes me want to leave the damn thing in the...

Ugh, makes me want to leave the damn thing in the garage. Ill be doing the vanos upgrades and maint soon...

Good luck with the build now and hope the Police can follow up on your burglary.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-24-2014, 12:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 852
Posted By PITT M3 RR
Pm m3dragon, he's your guy

Pm m3dragon, he's your guy
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-23-2014, 09:58 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 11,937
Posted By PITT M3 RR
Got under the M to check a terrible creaking that...

Got under the M to check a terrible creaking that had developed...well the RTABs that I had greased with copper based anti-seize pretty much dried. So I removed and applied Mobil1 synthetic high...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-21-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 11,937
Posted By PITT M3 RR
Took care of the CPV today, had to make a custom...

Took care of the CPV today, had to make a custom bit to make the process easy. Heres a shot of it. 3/8 drive hex socket that I ground down to the exact size of the CPV head. 15 ftlbs for torque
...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-17-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 994
Posted By PITT M3 RR
2002

2002
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-17-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 994
Posted By PITT M3 RR
My brother did for his 03 325ci. I have not for...

My brother did for his 03 325ci. I have not for my M
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-12-2014, 01:57 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 11,937
Posted By PITT M3 RR
Sure, its very simple. First have the shaft out...

Sure, its very simple. First have the shaft out of the car. Then, there is a circlip in the middle of the CV you can see when you clean the grease from it. Remove that, then remove the boot clamp....
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-11-2014, 04:22 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 11,937
Posted By PITT M3 RR
Well, yesterday took care of some issues I...

Well, yesterday took care of some issues I thought I was having of a slight vibration on deceleration. I figured CSB or tired CV so...

Removed the drive shaft to replace:

DS CV joint gasket
DS...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-09-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 509
Posted By PITT M3 RR
The CV joint on the drive shaft where it goes...

The CV joint on the drive shaft where it goes into the diff could be your issue. Check it visually to see if it looks wet/greasy.

It is very similar to the half shaft CV, you can R&R, or replace...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 08-06-2014, 03:22 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 11,937
Posted By PITT M3 RR
I drilled them out, all of them. The proper...

I drilled them out, all of them. The proper removal tools do help though. Drill near the edges, but don't hit the carriers. Make sense?
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-18-2014, 04:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 852
Posted By PITT M3 RR
Got mine in today! Can't wait, tackling this,...

Got mine in today! Can't wait, tackling this, valve adjustment (inspect exhaust HUb), CPV o right, oil pan gasket, csb, DS center bearing and an R&R of the DS cv joint.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-28-2014, 11:36 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 11,937
Posted By PITT M3 RR
For documentation purposes. I have ordered...

For documentation purposes.

I have ordered some nice parts

WPC Treated rod bearings
Rear DS CV grease cover with new grease, CBS and centering bushing.
Engine assembly lube

valve shims,...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-26-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 394
Posted By PITT M3 RR
Easy up there /\, An R and R is easy. ECS...

Easy up there /\,

An R and R is easy. ECS sells the boot kit and in the extreme case that you need them, the ball bearings for .40 cents a piece.

Remove the CV, tear it down, clean everything...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-23-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 852
Posted By PITT M3 RR
Were all paying now, last chance to get in for...

Were all paying now, last chance to get in for the savings.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-22-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 852
Posted By PITT M3 RR
One more person needed and these can be at your...

One more person needed and these can be at your door in 3 weeks ready to refresh that rotating assembly. Nice peace of mind!
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-18-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 852
Posted By PITT M3 RR
Haha right! But bottom line is, it's a wear item...

Haha right! But bottom line is, it's a wear item with a slightly shady reputation to begin with. It's nothing that can hurt the health of the car!

Doing this, besian and valve adjustment all at...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-17-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 852
Posted By PITT M3 RR
GROUP BUY S54 OEM Rod bearings with WPC coating! OEM bolts optional

Hi guys, there has been an on going group buy on M3f for awhile now for this custom kit that M3Dragon 'pieced' together. It mimics the BMW OE kit that has been discontinued, but also has a few added...
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