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Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 04-17-2013, 08:03 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,905
Posted By noobsthename
The brackets have the bushings pressed in them......

The brackets have the bushings pressed in them... then the brackets are pressed onto the arms. You can't buy the arms with the bushings pre-pressed, you are thinking of the brackets. the brackets...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 03-21-2013, 11:47 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 772
Posted By noobsthename
Bumping this again... While replacing my LCAB I...

Bumping this again... While replacing my LCAB I realized that I do NOT have a reinforcement plate (pn: 51717028433). My car is a 2001 production date 05/2000, realoem tells me that no such part...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-19-2013, 01:26 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,198
Posted By noobsthename
stalker much?

stalker much?
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 03-18-2013, 10:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 772
Posted By noobsthename
Thanks for all the help guys, seems all I had to...

Thanks for all the help guys, seems all I had to do was turn then steering wheel then just click them in place using a screwdriver and a bit of elbow grease. I also had to run out to the hardware...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 03-18-2013, 04:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 772
Posted By noobsthename
I tried that but its just way too far, i broke a...

I tried that but its just way too far, i broke a pretty thick screwdriver trying to line it up. I'm pretty sure I put the bushing on correctly, I mean there is even groves to guide it and I put it...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 03-18-2013, 10:56 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 772
Posted By noobsthename
I did try jacking up the bracket itself but not...

I did try jacking up the bracket itself but not the steering knuckle. The control arms(as far as I can tell) and bushings are OEM. I'll post pictures later today once i get home. The 2 brackets...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 03-18-2013, 10:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 772
Posted By noobsthename
Lower Control Arm Bushing Problems

I recently purchased a 330i and have been slowly working my way through the recommended renovations. This weekend I had planned to replace the lower control arm bushings/brackets. After pressing on...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-19-2012, 05:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 482
Posted By noobsthename
Can anyone help me identify the hose in the...

Can anyone help me identify the hose in the following picture?

http://i.imgur.com/vAJGD.jpg

It is attached to item #1 in the following picture
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-14-2012, 01:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 482
Posted By noobsthename
Is there a way to visually inspect the CABs by...

Is there a way to visually inspect the CABs by just jaking up the car? I was considering a PPI, but i can't decide if it's really necessary since the coolant system was overhauled this year and I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-14-2012, 12:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 482
Posted By noobsthename
Test Driving a Car-Help Identifying Problems

I am test driving the car for a couple of days and want to know what needs to be replaced so I can talk down the price.

1.There is steering wheel vibration during drivingo at both low and high...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-12-2012, 04:24 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,061
Posted By noobsthename
I'm fairly new here and even I know that upon...

I'm fairly new here and even I know that upon purchasing your BMW a complete coolant overhaul is a must. This is a point that mango and other forum members make quite clear. It's only a matter of...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-31-2012, 06:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 732
Posted By noobsthename
Im getting the car for 3.5k with new...

Im getting the car for 3.5k with new brakes/rotors, alternator/belts/pulleys, 70% tires, and an engine with only 50k miles
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-31-2012, 03:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 704
Posted By noobsthename
I believe a side airbag had to be replaced, it's...

I believe a side airbag had to be replaced, it's my understanding that if any airbag deployes the car is automatically deemed salvaged.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-31-2012, 02:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 732
Posted By noobsthename
Pre-Purchase Checkup on E46

I am going to be purchasing a salvaged 330i from my friend. I've compiled a huge list of items I'm going to check during my 3 day test drive (GM or ZF tranny, pads & rotors, alignment, etc..), but I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-31-2012, 12:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 704
Posted By noobsthename
But anywhere specifically on the frame I should...

But anywhere specifically on the frame I should pay attention too?
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-31-2012, 10:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 346
Posted By noobsthename
Not exactly sure, but could be a fuse... Well,...

Not exactly sure, but could be a fuse... Well, that's usually the first thing I would check with a small electric problem like this.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-29-2012, 05:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 704
Posted By noobsthename
Purchasing 2001 330i, Help Identifying Possible Problems

I am going to be purchasing a salvaged 330i from my friend. I've compiled a huge list of items I'm going to check during my 3 day test drive (GM or ZF tranny, pads & rotors, alignment, etc..), but I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-24-2012, 05:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 692
Posted By noobsthename
I forgot to mention it's automatic... If that has...

I forgot to mention it's automatic... If that has any effect price wise.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-24-2012, 04:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 692
Posted By noobsthename
Salvaged 330i for 4k?

So... I am trying to purchase my first BMW and I am considering starting small. My friend just got married and his very rich father in law gave him a brand new truck, so he is trying to get rid of...
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