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Forum: General E46 Forum 10-19-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 172
Posted By jon-k
Please ignore the panic stricken post above....

Please ignore the panic stricken post above. Breaker bar > electric impact wrench. :censor::banghead:
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-19-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 172
Posted By jon-k
Help!! Stuck transmission bolt

http://www.drivenxdiscovery.com/BMW/trannybolts.jpg

Bolt #3. I have removed the filter assembly up top there is no way I can put any torque on a wrench from there. I lowered the engine per the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-05-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 275
Posted By jon-k
Thanks for the suggestion! Just finished now. The...

Thanks for the suggestion! Just finished now. The squeak actually seems to come from the rubber bushing between the spring and the frame. Spraying it with wd40 made the sound go away. I could stand...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-03-2014, 12:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 275
Posted By jon-k
Another rear suspension squeak thread

Hi guys, I have been doing a lot of searching but none of the conditions seems to sound exactly like mine so I would appreciate some help diagnosing my rear suspension noise issue. By searching it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-30-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 515
Posted By jon-k
I just realized they have an 8.5 lb flywheel and...

I just realized they have an 8.5 lb flywheel and also a 16.9 lb version. Which one are you running? I think the 16.9 would be a good compromise for me since I am worried about the rattle.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-30-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 515
Posted By jon-k
Oops, forgot you had mentioned that earlier....

Oops, forgot you had mentioned that earlier. Thanks for the input! I might go ahead and pick one of these up.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-30-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 515
Posted By jon-k
Good point on the price. The stock dmf is pricey....

Good point on the price. The stock dmf is pricey. Thanks, I'll consider it.


Can anyone chime in on whether the performance organic disk is worth it over the OEM m5 disk for my application? I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-30-2014, 10:57 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 515
Posted By jon-k
TBH I don't see the point in that route. Looks...

TBH I don't see the point in that route. Looks like you are asking for chatter with no benefit there. From what I understand, the dmf itself is not a problem. A dmf is good for eating the gearbox...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-30-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 515
Posted By jon-k
Oh I am sure it will be enough clutch. I'm only...

Oh I am sure it will be enough clutch. I'm only worried that it will be too much clutch! Have you tried the UUC recommended trans oil mix to help with the chatter?
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-30-2014, 01:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 515
Posted By jon-k
Choosing a clutch

I am thinking about going with the UUC ltw flywheel/clutch kit. My main motivation for replacing the clutch is to fix the 1st gear cold juddering that I have had since I bought my 325 at 56k miles...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 09-03-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 948
Posted By jon-k
The boot time it pretty quick. I has been a while...

The boot time it pretty quick. I has been a while so I don't remember exactly but I would say less than 10 seconds. I never had to wait long.

US maps to make the GPS work would be $45 shipped...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 09-01-2014, 12:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 948
Posted By jon-k
Bump. $485 value for $325 shipped. This will go...

Bump. $485 value for $325 shipped. This will go to ebay soon!
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 08-03-2014, 10:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 948
Posted By jon-k
US maps are $45 shipped from Eonon. As far...

US maps are $45 shipped from Eonon.

As far as installation, I am not familiar with doing an install in an e46 with stock nav. Do you know if the flat pin connector is behind the deck, or in the...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 07-31-2014, 09:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 948
Posted By jon-k
Pics attached. Note, this has the round pin...

Pics attached. Note, this has the round pin connector. Still waiting for a response about adding the maps.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 07-29-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 948
Posted By jon-k
I wanted something that gave more options for...

I wanted something that gave more options for tweaking the sound. Eonon has a bass/treble adjustment like the stock business CD but I wanted more than that. Also I primarily use it for a2dp music...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 07-29-2014, 10:10 AM
Replies: 222
Views: 21,881
Posted By jon-k
I finally got around to trying this. Sorry for...

I finally got around to trying this. Sorry for the delay, just been a bit busy. This does produce quite a different listening experience. The sound is more "full" and feels more centered around me....
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 07-29-2014, 10:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 948
Posted By jon-k
Bump. Any takers?

Bump. Any takers?
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-17-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 475
Posted By jon-k
After some haggling they refunded me $17. Ill...

After some haggling they refunded me $17. Ill give this a try and see how it goes. Thanks for the comments.
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 07-16-2014, 10:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 462
Posted By jon-k
Well I guess comfort because tracking is a far...

Well I guess comfort because tracking is a far off dream/possibility. Im sure I'd still have a blast if I took it to the track once or twice. Thanks for the advice!
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 07-15-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 462
Posted By jon-k
Koni FSD's still the shocks to get?

Getting ready to overhaul the suspension of my e46. I have stock non sport right now. Looking for something that isnt too harsh for daily driving but delivers much better handling for spirited...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-15-2014, 03:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 475
Posted By jon-k
Thanks for the comments. I did not take a picture...

Thanks for the comments. I did not take a picture of the packaging before opening it. The damage didn't look that bad just looking at the tube so it didnt even cross my mind that the vinyl would be...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-15-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 475
Posted By jon-k
Purchased vinyl wrap, damaged in shipping. Problem?

Bought vinyl from Metrostyling on ebay to wrap my interior trim. It looks like the tube it came in was cruchsed in shipping on one end so the vinyl is all creased up. Will the creases be persistent...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 07-15-2014, 11:10 AM
Replies: 222
Views: 21,881
Posted By jon-k
Thanks for the explanation. I will try this soon...

Thanks for the explanation. I will try this soon and report back.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 07-15-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 222
Views: 21,881
Posted By jon-k
My measurements are: FL: 36in (91cm) FR:...

My measurements are:

FL: 36in (91cm)
FR: 52in (132cm)
RL: 56in (142cm)
RR: 64in (163cm)

It looks like you just enter in the distances? Should I do it as an offset from the closest one (ie...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 07-14-2014, 01:11 PM
Replies: 222
Views: 21,881
Posted By jon-k
Sounds great Jeff. I will give you some...

Sounds great Jeff. I will give you some measurements when I get a chance tonight.
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