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Forum: General E46 Forum 11-20-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 259
Posted By drummr8
I tried grabbing things and wiggling with the car...

I tried grabbing things and wiggling with the car on the ground as well and there was no difference. The car has 130k miles on it. I'm sure the subframe bushings need to be replaced, but they...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-20-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 259
Posted By drummr8
A balljoint would not require this "superman...

A balljoint would not require this "superman strength" in order to check though, would it? You would be able to feel or see the play in it..
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-20-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 259
Posted By drummr8
I pulled the rear wheels off and looked at...

I pulled the rear wheels off and looked at everything again. There is no play that I can feel in any of the balljoints/bushings, and I can't replicate the noise by wiggling any suspension...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-20-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 259
Posted By drummr8
bump, anyone else?

bump, anyone else?
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-19-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 259
Posted By drummr8
The rear springs were replaced maybe 30k ago....

The rear springs were replaced maybe 30k ago. I'll check them anyway tho, thanks

Other ideas?
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-18-2014, 09:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 259
Posted By drummr8
IIRC, the previous owner (original) had it...

IIRC, the previous owner (original) had it inspected. It is a 2002, so chances are very slim of subframe cracking, right? It seems that it was mostly cars from before 2002 that were affected. I will...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-18-2014, 05:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 259
Posted By drummr8
Knocking noise from rear - rear trailing arm ball joint/bushing?

So I've had this annoying popping/tapping/knocking/clunking noise for a while. It's coming from the rear and is VERY audible at speeds below 30mph. The frequency of the noise is very high, and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-05-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,710
Posted By drummr8
another tip is to soak with PB and then whack the...

another tip is to soak with PB and then whack the head of the bolt with a hammer, OR, what I do with large rusted bolts is use the impact gun on the bolt a few times first - even if the impact...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-05-2014, 03:32 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,710
Posted By drummr8
This is what I did when the head of my pinch bolt...

This is what I did when the head of my pinch bolt snapped. I attempted to drill first, then after 20 min, said F it, and took it to a shop. I think they charged like 40 bucks or something, but I...
Forum: Parting Out 09-27-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 6,099
Posted By drummr8
you have the stock airbox and the skinny channel...

you have the stock airbox and the skinny channel in front of it? how much?
Forum: Parting Out 09-07-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 355
Posted By drummr8
bump

bump
Forum: Parting Out 08-29-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 355
Posted By drummr8
updated.

updated.
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 08-18-2014, 02:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 219
Posted By drummr8
WTB: Radiator Support, Radiator, Electric Fan, Condenser, Headlights -Facelift Sedan!

Hood - 41617042893 - ($226 on eBay for CAPA cert.)
Radiator Support w/ Crossmember - 51717111691 - ($87 eBay aftermarket)
Radiator - 17119071518 (Behr is $119 on BMAparts.com)
Radiator mounting...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 08-18-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 356
Posted By drummr8
if still looking, I sell them.

if still looking, I sell them.
Forum: Parting Out 08-18-2014, 12:26 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 9,579
Posted By drummr8
Need front end pieces: radiator support ...

Need front end pieces:

radiator support
radiator
electric fan
front air ducts
condenser
headlight washer parts (if your car has cold weather pack)

please pm me if you've got some or all of...
Forum: Parting Out 08-15-2014, 11:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 355
Posted By drummr8
Electric Radiator Fan w/ shroud, ZHP Front Air Duct, Headlight washer nozzle

I need these parts:

Electric Fan and Fan Shroud (from Manual trans car)
Telescoping Headlight washer nozzle - driver's side 61-67-8-362-823
ZHP Front Air Duct (the large one in front of...
Forum: Parting Out 08-15-2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 6,099
Posted By drummr8
hood, headlights, kidney grills to 28278 or 08052

hood, headlights, kidney grills to 28278 or 08052
Forum: Complete Cars 08-13-2014, 11:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,438
Posted By drummr8
I already bought the car :-)

I already bought the car :-)
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 08-12-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 297
Views: 84,746
Posted By drummr8
resurrecting this crazy old thread... I just got...

resurrecting this crazy old thread... I just got a GROM unit and it is definitely the best purchase I've made for the car (other than suspension refresh :) )

However, when I'm in bluetooth mode...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-11-2014, 03:14 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,499
Posted By drummr8
ok, but suspension is a one time thing when you...

ok, but suspension is a one time thing when you initially buy the car (I did everything for about $900, Koni Yellows included), CCV is really not that bad on your own (IMO), caliper can happen to any...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-11-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,499
Posted By drummr8
I am curious to see your maintenance history -...

I am curious to see your maintenance history - those figures sound extremely high
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-11-2014, 11:08 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,499
Posted By drummr8
when I first bought mine at 100k miles, I spent...

when I first bought mine at 100k miles, I spent $2500 - $3000 to take care of essentially every possible issue an E46 could have. This was for parts only. Since then, I don't think I've spent any...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-08-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 970
Posted By drummr8
yes.

yes.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-08-2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 970
Posted By drummr8
I care more about my car running and functioning...

I care more about my car running and functioning properly, which is why I have spent lots of money and countless hours underneath the car. At this point in time, I don't have a few hundred to blow...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-08-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 970
Posted By drummr8
I was asking how black would look against the...

I was asking how black would look against the beige; I didn't ask for advice on if I should rewrap vs buy. Therefore, your input was useless.



Yes, which results in a total cost of $240-$300...
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