E46 BMW Social Directory E46 FAQ 3-Series Discussion Forums BMW Photo Gallery BMW 3-Series Technical Information E46 Fanatics - The Ultimate BMW Resource BMW Vendors General E46 Forum The Tire Rack's Tire Wheel Forum Forced Induction Forum The Off-Topic The E46 BMW Showroom For Sale, For Trade or Wanting to Buy

Welcome to the E46Fanatics forums. E46Fanatics is the premiere website for BMW 3 series owners around the world with interactive forums, a geographical enthusiast directory, photo galleries, and technical information for BMW enthusiasts.

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join our community today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact contact us.


Go Back   E46Fanatics > Search Forums

You searched for the keyword(s):
Your search results are listed below. If you did not find the answer you were looking for, please try searching again. Make sure that you are searching the entire site and not a specific forum. If you cannot find the answer to your question, create a new discussion topic in the appropriate BMW related or Off-Topic section.

Showing results 1 to 25 of 163
Search took 0.26 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: krjcook
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-06-2015, 02:11 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,787
Posted By krjcook
Honestly, other than the two I posted there's not...

Honestly, other than the two I posted there's not much else. I'll scrounged the Utah BMW Group Facebook page because I know I uploaded a few pics there before I moved. I check and see what I can...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-06-2015, 02:05 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,787
Posted By krjcook
Don't focus too much on the output flange. If...

Don't focus too much on the output flange. If you go this route you'll just be swapping them and the CV axles over to the replacement differential. Those flanges come out of every single single BMW...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-06-2015, 01:51 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,787
Posted By krjcook
Sorry guys, ive been super busy bouncing around...

Sorry guys, ive been super busy bouncing around between work, school and sports. Didn't help that I accidentally left my computer in FL before I moves to Utah and I'm just now replacing it. All the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-05-2014, 05:36 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,787
Posted By krjcook
I knew it would drink more if I mash it. Pretty...

I knew it would drink more if I mash it. Pretty convenient having 1st go to 40 when you need to rush across intersections and not having to shift. But I hypermill like crazy when I'm not at the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-05-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,787
Posted By krjcook
I didn't mean just the e30 diff. But the 188...

I didn't mean just the e30 diff. But the 188 case that fits the e30, e23,e24, e28, and z3. They all share the same differential, but different diff covers. I used an 325e diff because I knew it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-04-2014, 10:46 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,787
Posted By krjcook
I can, the best way to go about this Is finding a...

I can, the best way to go about this Is finding a spare subframe to use. That way if anything goes wrong you can just swap your old one in. E46 are quite common so it shouldn't be hard. I gotta...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-04-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,787
Posted By krjcook
No. Just the diff and I used my cars axles and...

No. Just the diff and I used my cars axles and the output shaft from my car and put my original diff and the e30 output shafts in storage. They were original and the boots were already cracked....
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-04-2014, 11:30 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,787
Posted By krjcook
I went the e30 diff route because of the number...

I went the e30 diff route because of the number of gear ratios. No problems so far excluding a bad CV axle. Doesn't help that the boot was cracked. I would love an aftermarket diff, but college is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-31-2014, 09:25 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 215
Posted By krjcook
CV Axles question, need help.

My car has been making an audible clicking that changes pitch while you turn. I've seen this before and figured its my passenger CV axle in the rear since the boot had already developed cracks. Well...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-24-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,787
Posted By krjcook
So far I'm $410 in. $300 diff + $65 welding + $40...

So far I'm $410 in. $300 diff + $65 welding + $40 (2 QTs)Diff/LSD FLUID + miscellaneous bolts.

Sent from BimmerApp mobile app
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-24-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,787
Posted By krjcook
The e30 diff doesn't have threaded holes in its...

The e30 diff doesn't have threaded holes in its flange unlike the e46 diff. Had to make a stop at the local hardware store for nuts. Everything bolted fine. Gave it a run while up on the stands and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-24-2014, 04:15 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,787
Posted By krjcook
Making progress Sent from BimmerApp mobile...

Making progress

Sent from BimmerApp mobile app
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 06-23-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 412
Posted By krjcook
Honestly don't plan on doing much else to the...

Honestly don't plan on doing much else to the suspension. Ours been completely overhauled. Any other mods will probably be engine performance, brakes, and chassis stiffening.
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 06-23-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 412
Posted By krjcook
I'm running the h&r sport/race spring set #29484....

I'm running the h&r sport/race spring set #29484. it a 2 inch front drop with a 1.4 inch rear. Do you think I'll need it?
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 06-23-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 412
Posted By krjcook
Adjustable Sway Bars Worth it?

I track my car occasionally and I'm looking to upgrade my suspension. Sway bars are currently up to the plate and I wanna know if I should pay the extra for adjustable swaybars. I notice there are...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-26-2014, 10:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 594
Posted By krjcook
Thinks for the concern but via engine support...

Thinks for the concern but via engine support bar. Lol I know what would happpens if I undo the bolts while not supporting the engine. Really helps that I have an account retired mechanic next...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-25-2014, 09:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 594
Posted By krjcook
I appreciate all the help guys but the top of the...

I appreciate all the help guys but the top of the inner ball joint have rusted a crown in the top of the screw. We ended up peeling the rubber off and using vice grips and it still didn't budge. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-25-2014, 03:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 594
Posted By krjcook
Problem Removing Control Arms

I'm replacing my control arms. In the process of unscrewing one ball joint the whole ball joint spins with the nut. Can't make any progress because it doesn't matter how many times I turn the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-16-2014, 11:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 568
Posted By krjcook
Got my alignment done at a franchise shop. Not...

Got my alignment done at a franchise shop. Not because I'm cheap but because distance difference is over 30miles. Maybe they didn't do the caster. The guy there swore that it was my rack. The...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-16-2014, 11:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 568
Posted By krjcook
A set of bridgestones and 18in artec wheels. ...

A set of bridgestones and 18in artec wheels. I've put about 30k on the current suspension. Bought the car with 88k. I did it was at the first level warm, so I filled it to the last one. No effect....
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-16-2014, 11:01 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 127,978
Posted By krjcook
Nice write up. Unfortunately I wasn't so lucky. ...

Nice write up. Unfortunately I wasn't so lucky. Did every thing and became stuck at the top few bolts.

Sent from BimmerApp mobile app
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-16-2014, 04:46 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,787
Posted By krjcook
I'd recommend doing it that way. The way I...

I'd recommend doing it that way. The way I advertised is only a steal if you or a buddy knows how to fabricate and weld and ding mine downtime. The money you spend on welding at a shop might offset...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-16-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 568
Posted By krjcook
Help me diagnose my Steering Problem.

I have an 04 325i with 113k miles. I've been going thru this problem for about 8 months now. Basically I've having funky if not heavier than usual Steering. The car drives in a straight line and my...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-22-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,394
Posted By krjcook
I followed the pelican parts guide. They didn't...

I followed the pelican parts guide. They didn't remove the cabin filter, I did that to see if anything was in the way. I youve repeated yourself twice, but since your the Grand Puba of transmissions...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-22-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,394
Posted By krjcook
I found my answer to the question I asked earlier...

I found my answer to the question I asked earlier about the spline. I found the answer. Basically, 2001-2003 325i had different input shafts than those from 2004-2006. I've compiled a few pics.
...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 163


 

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:27 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
(c) 1999 - 2011 performanceIX Inc - privacy policy - terms of use