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Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 03-12-2014, 03:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 316
Posted By redz284u
Bounce/shake after tire rotation

So I rotate my tires and now I get tire bounce or shaking at certain speeds? Does anybody know what can cause this?

Don't the tire bolts center the wheel to the hub?
Forum: E90 Sedan / E91 Wagon / E92 Coupe / E93 Cabrio - General Forum 12-09-2013, 09:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 798
Posted By redz284u
what to expect at a bmw service appointment

so I just (let me re-phrase that) my wife just upgraded from our e46 Wagon to a E91 M sport. WE LOVE IT......

any ways, we noticed that the service check comes back as needing service. so having...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-09-2013, 08:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 265
Posted By redz284u
I don't know if it was the scaling or the...

I don't know if it was the scaling or the tightening pattern.....but right on. thanks so much.
Forum: E90Fanatics Showroom 12-08-2013, 11:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 769
Posted By redz284u
My new M Wagon

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http://forum.e90fanatics.com/picture.php?albumid=6361&pictureid=32669...
Forum: E90 Sedan / E91 Wagon / E92 Coupe / E93 Cabrio - General Forum 12-08-2013, 02:20 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 22,971
Posted By redz284u
just got my upgrade yesterday

http://forum.e90fanatics.com/picture.php?albumid=6361&pictureid=32664
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Forum: General E46 Forum 12-04-2013, 09:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 265
Posted By redz284u
should I have used transmission gasket rtv...

should I have used transmission gasket rtv sealant????

if I drain and drop the pan again, should I clean the gasket with brake cleaner or will this damage the gasket???
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-04-2013, 09:44 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 265
Posted By redz284u
Paper or Compressed cardboard. But not the cork...

Paper or Compressed cardboard. But not the cork material either.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-04-2013, 09:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 265
Posted By redz284u
the gasket it a brand new gasket from bmw. ...

the gasket it a brand new gasket from bmw.

I was thinking to tighten a little more because when I went from 4.5 ft lbs to 7 ft lbs the other areas that were leaking stopped leaking.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-04-2013, 08:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 265
Posted By redz284u
Transmission pan leak......

so I changed my fluid, filter, and gasket at 113k miles. I cleaned the pan and the transmission mating surface with brake cleaner. tightened the screws to 4.5 ft lbs (6nM).

filled with fluid...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-01-2013, 09:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 265
Posted By redz284u
[QUOTE=Yewzer B Lewzer;15742637]I'd make sure the...

[QUOTE=Yewzer B Lewzer;15742637]I'd make sure the fluid level is correct. Other than that a fluid and filter change might improve things a bit.



Should any additives be used with a new filter...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-01-2013, 08:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 265
Posted By redz284u
Seems like all the time. What's wierd is that it...

Seems like all the time. What's wierd is that it on the brakes, u can't hear it shift, or even feel it. Smooth as can be.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-01-2013, 08:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 265
Posted By redz284u
Shifting question

How many seconds from when you shift from drive or park to reverse when it engages? Mine takes about 3 seconds. Reason I ask is if my brake is applied you ant even feel or hear it go in. If you...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 10-01-2013, 01:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 638
Posted By redz284u
Took it to 2 diff places. Discount tire centers,...

Took it to 2 diff places. Discount tire centers, Americas tire co.

Maybe I take it to a suspension specialist shop. I was just wondering if was something I could do to eliminate components and...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 10-01-2013, 12:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 638
Posted By redz284u
Ok. I was under impression that a worn out shock...

Ok. I was under impression that a worn out shock makes less tension on the spring, allowing the road to make your tires bounce freely. Car has 110k on OEM shocks.

Here's the deal. Vibrations...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 10-01-2013, 12:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 271
Posted By redz284u
Ok. I was under impression that a worn out shock...

Ok. I was under impression that a worn out shock makes less tension on the spring, allowing the road to make your tires bounce freely.

Here's the deal. Vibrations occur at 65 + mph. The...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 09-27-2013, 12:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 638
Posted By redz284u
Shock/strut check

Shock/strut checking
Is there a more scientific or should I say, is there a better way to check struts/shocks than the old bounce technique? Seems to me like this is sort of a old and inaccurate way...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-26-2013, 03:52 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 665
Posted By redz284u
K thanks for the info

K thanks for the info
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-26-2013, 03:49 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 665
Posted By redz284u
Talking Oh I have to on cars I could drop a grand into if...

Oh I have to on cars I could drop a grand into if needed and redo the engine. 1k wount get me far on this engine if it should go.

I thought u were joking at first.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-26-2013, 03:41 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 665
Posted By redz284u
:eek:

:eek:
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-26-2013, 03:07 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 665
Posted By redz284u
Is where k&N suggestion ame from. It's that or...

Is where k&N suggestion ame from. It's that or the mobil1 extended life filter for $40.00. No way I'm putting a fram in there, or a stp.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-26-2013, 03:05 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 665
Posted By redz284u
I want to do it tomorrow or sat. Good info for...

I want to do it tomorrow or sat. Good info for next time.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-26-2013, 03:04 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 665
Posted By redz284u
Thanks guys. I'm gonna suck it up and pay the...

Thanks guys. I'm gonna suck it up and pay the 25.00. Better planning next time. Should be a while from now.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-26-2013, 02:55 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 665
Posted By redz284u
Ok not 30 but 25. Still. Valencia BMW special...

Ok not 30 but 25. Still. Valencia BMW special $22.88 plus tax. I just called. Punks!
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-26-2013, 02:36 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 665
Posted By redz284u
Yah wanted to do this weekend. Don't want to...

Yah wanted to do this weekend. Don't want to wait for mail order. I guess it's gonna have to be dealer $30 for a $10 filter. Unless someone knows of a retailer that sells them?
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-26-2013, 01:41 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 665
Posted By redz284u
I don't see how a oil filter would add hp? Did I...

I don't see how a oil filter would add hp? Did I miss something here? Oil filter as in engine oil, not the oil for the air filter element.
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