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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-15-2012, 11:40 AM
Replies: 38
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Posted By ChrisE46330ci
Ordered mine from eurocarparts.com, it was 221...

Ordered mine from eurocarparts.com, it was 221 but if you send your old one back your returned the 72 surcharge so 150. Haven't ordered bolts yet, need to phone around. The 330ci is definitely...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-15-2012, 03:14 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 11,149
Posted By ChrisE46330ci
Just wondering how you got on with the...

Just wondering how you got on with the replacement of your drive shaft, did that solve the knocking? Just ordered mine hoping to replace it next week
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-01-2012, 01:13 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 11,149
Posted By ChrisE46330ci
I've done a little more research and found this...

I've done a little more research and found this page describing symptoms of a worn cv joint.
http://www.samarins.com/glossary/cv_joint.html
After what you've added and this I'm pretty convinced...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-01-2012, 02:47 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 11,149
Posted By ChrisE46330ci
I replaced my rtab in January so yeah definitely...

I replaced my rtab in January so yeah definitely agree there. I had a look for cracks but can't find anything. Also, I'm not sure how a crack in the subframe would lead to the noise we're hearing,...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-31-2012, 07:33 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 11,149
Posted By ChrisE46330ci
Here is a recording, this was accelerating in...

Here is a recording, this was accelerating in 1st.
http://youtu.be/BP42k8dSp64
Do you think this is the same problem?
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-31-2012, 05:53 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 11,149
Posted By ChrisE46330ci
Hi Stanley, I think I have the same problem,...

Hi Stanley,
I think I have the same problem, the knocking sounds identical only under slightly different conditions. Mine happens whenever the left rear is under load, not only under acceleration...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-18-2012, 12:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,853
Posted By ChrisE46330ci
After coming back from work the noise is a little...

After coming back from work the noise is a little louder. I had the rear disc off the car today the handbrake looks fine as does everything else.

I also tried to move the wheel whilst it was off...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-07-2012, 09:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,853
Posted By ChrisE46330ci
I'm away at the moment so it'll be 10 days or so...

I'm away at the moment so it'll be 10 days or so before I'll have a chance to have a look. I have a little mechanical experience so will give the repair ago myself, I've already started searching for...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-06-2012, 08:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,853
Posted By ChrisE46330ci
Thanks for getting back to me. That sounds...

Thanks for getting back to me.
That sounds likely. The hand brake has never been great.

Also I work away two weeks at a time and use to often come back to the rear left locked solid. Meaning I'd...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-06-2012, 06:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,853
Posted By ChrisE46330ci
Help Diagnosing knocking noise from rear.

I've recently noticed a faint knocking noise from the rear left of the car. It only seems to happen when the rear left is loaded up, either turning hard right or accelerating a little harder than...
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