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Forum: General E46 Forum 12-22-2011, 04:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 429
Posted By Liam.attwood
high mount light?? is that the one in the rear...

high mount light?? is that the one in the rear window? if so i havnt changed that one, just the pair of rear ones, i dont know alot about the lights, and electrics, but i do know it is odd for it to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-22-2011, 04:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 429
Posted By Liam.attwood
LED rear lights fitted.. slight issue

hello, i have fitted the face lift L.E.D rear lights to my 01 coupe, i have the break light in the top of the rear window too, the issue is;

when i put the lights ON, and put my foot on the break...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-21-2011, 03:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 507
Posted By Liam.attwood
thanks mate ill look into it

thanks mate ill look into it
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-21-2011, 03:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 507
Posted By Liam.attwood
ahh well that is what i am after.. what kit do i...

ahh well that is what i am after.. what kit do i need to buy? and is it easy to fit? cheers
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-21-2011, 03:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 507
Posted By Liam.attwood
well im not against the parrot, i just dont want...

well im not against the parrot, i just dont want to have to have the little box floating around (little box being the answer phone and end call thing) if i can hide the box in the dash and use the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-21-2011, 01:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 507
Posted By Liam.attwood
bluetooth..in car phone help

i have a 2001 e46 coupe, i have all the steering wheel buttons for the use of a phone, but there is no bluetooth box in the boot, just a cd changer..

what kit do i need to work my iphone through...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 11-20-2011, 12:20 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,374
Posted By Liam.attwood
Thumbs Up finally got round to inspecting upper uj and...

finally got round to inspecting upper uj and column, i found that if i bang the column with my fist from underneath (removing plastic trim to reveal column) i hear a vibration noise, the same noise i...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 11-06-2011, 05:09 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,374
Posted By Liam.attwood
ahh i see, well i thought it was that myself but...

ahh i see, well i thought it was that myself but obviously you go for the easier (cheaper) options first, thanks for the help, i will investigate it today hopefully
Forum: Suspension & Braking 11-05-2011, 06:44 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,374
Posted By Liam.attwood
nuts are tight.. im nuts more like erm yea i...

nuts are tight.. im nuts more like

erm yea i sort of feel the play.. and i can hear/feel the knock, it does seem to be like feedback, its hard to explain, i still havnt checked the top uj closely,...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 11-03-2011, 07:13 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,374
Posted By Liam.attwood
no prob mate :thumbsup: an thanks ill report back...

no prob mate :thumbsup: an thanks ill report back if i get mine sorted
Forum: Suspension & Braking 11-02-2011, 06:03 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,374
Posted By Liam.attwood
possibly the pump then in your case, dont hold me...

possibly the pump then in your case, dont hold me to that though

i changed my lower steering coupling the other day and that helped my knock, but its not gone, just feels abit better thats all,...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 11-02-2011, 05:11 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,374
Posted By Liam.attwood
maybe yours has something to do with the power...

maybe yours has something to do with the power steering pump, some say even changing the fluid has stopped a clunk or knock,

i wish mine was that simple, not had a chance to inspect mine yet,...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 11-01-2011, 06:27 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,374
Posted By Liam.attwood
just an update, took her the stealership, thay...

just an update, took her the stealership, thay cant decide what the knock is, but there leaning more toward the column..(prob cause its more expensive)

another example of the knock/play.. if i...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 10-26-2011, 05:24 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,374
Posted By Liam.attwood
yea i will do i will try an get it into the...

yea i will do i will try an get it into the stealership asap
Forum: Suspension & Braking 10-26-2011, 04:07 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,374
Posted By Liam.attwood
yea its worth i check, i had OE ones fitted so i...

yea its worth i check, i had OE ones fitted so i should be safe on that one

i think i will just bite the bullit and take her into the stealership and get a diaganosis
Forum: Suspension & Braking 10-26-2011, 03:54 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,374
Posted By Liam.attwood
mine knocks over every bump.. changed ps fluid...

mine knocks over every bump.. changed ps fluid when i did the rack and its still the same

i do all the work myself, so i know everything is straigh...

the only thing i can think of is i...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-25-2011, 05:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 770
Posted By Liam.attwood
i want more power... tuning

just wondering if anyone had any tips on how to generate more power from my engine

without going mad.. like quick and easy upgrades

i dont want to ruin the engine if you see what i mean, i...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 10-25-2011, 05:34 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,374
Posted By Liam.attwood
ok, i have replaced; sway bars anti-roll...

ok, i have replaced;

sway bars
anti-roll bar bushes
lower control arms + big bush
tie rods
re-con steering rack
lower steering coupling

discs n pads
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-24-2011, 05:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,516
Posted By Liam.attwood
hay mango, you have any luck with that column...

hay mango, you have any luck with that column replacement? i done the bottom coupling on mine, and although there is a good improvement, it still knocks.. im wondering if my column is shot too
Forum: Suspension & Braking 10-24-2011, 05:06 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,374
Posted By Liam.attwood
nice to hear from you doug yea i had a good...

nice to hear from you doug

yea i had a good go over it with my good friend (mechanic) he seems sure everything (ball joints) are good.. all of them are brand new anyway as you probably know.. i...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 10-24-2011, 05:02 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,374
Posted By Liam.attwood
i have been to the garage afew times, hence alot...

i have been to the garage afew times, hence alot of replacement parts.. im hoping now that all the parts i have replaced.. maybe un-necessarly, will narrow it down to the column possibly... any one...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 10-24-2011, 04:23 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,374
Posted By Liam.attwood
steering play..nearly there?

hello, searched alot about steering play, also posted alot about it.. just to update you on what i have replaced,

steering rack..steering coupling (lower bush) all front end bushes, discs pads...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-17-2011, 06:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 599
Posted By Liam.attwood
i have a window problem, if i open my driver...

i have a window problem, if i open my driver door, (with the window up) i can move the window about an inch width ways..

so what is happening is when i drive at around 60+ mph, and open the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-12-2011, 06:04 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,145
Posted By Liam.attwood
steering coupling replacement.. DIY

I have just finished replacing my steering coupling (bottom of the steering column, joins to the steering rack)

i had an annoying bit of play everytime i went over pot-holes and un-even road at...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-09-2011, 08:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 387
Posted By Liam.attwood
yea i might give that a go, worth a shot, i ill...

yea i might give that a go, worth a shot, i ill have a look at my slave cylinder too while im there
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