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Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 01-08-2015, 10:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,777
Posted By 01E46POWER
Thanks again for all the advice guys I found it...

Thanks again for all the advice guys I found it all very helpful. Alex, as far as the feel of the poly FCABS, all I can say is,"WOW!!!" It's the exact feel I wanted. I was looking for the sporty...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-08-2015, 10:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,792
Posted By 01E46POWER
Thanks a bunch everyone! I appreciate all of the...

Thanks a bunch everyone! I appreciate all of the advice, it is very helpful!
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-08-2015, 10:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,144
Posted By 01E46POWER
Thanks jhush and mega, I really appreciate your...

Thanks jhush and mega, I really appreciate your advice. I agree with you Mega. I have 120k on the original parts except the upper radiator hose, so I'm just gonna change it all out. If you have any...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-06-2015, 11:41 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,144
Posted By 01E46POWER
Ok, awesome! Thanks for the picture, I'm a visual...

Ok, awesome! Thanks for the picture, I'm a visual person. Ok, so I will pull it out and drain the coolant. It's just crazy to me that a tiny crack can cause such a huge leak! Thanks again bro!
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-06-2015, 11:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,144
Posted By 01E46POWER
Sorry, it leaks when I've ran the car and then...

Sorry, it leaks when I've ran the car and then park it. After I park the car, the drops start coming. Always from from the same area.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-06-2015, 11:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,144
Posted By 01E46POWER
North, where did you find the crack in yours? I...

North, where did you find the crack in yours? I have read that it's a common occurrence and I was wondering if there is a specific weak point in the tank? If you don't remember, no worries. I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-06-2015, 11:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,144
Posted By 01E46POWER
Cool, thanks Rossguy! Much appreciated.

Cool, thanks Rossguy! Much appreciated.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-06-2015, 10:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,144
Posted By 01E46POWER
Northwest, thanks for the info. I will pull the...

Northwest, thanks for the info. I will pull the tank tomorrow and check for cracks. I assume that putting it underwater will show me a crack in it?
Also, I read that blog and I really think it's the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-06-2015, 10:41 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,144
Posted By 01E46POWER
Cowspoo, yes, the leak is at the front driver...

Cowspoo, yes, the leak is at the front driver side of the car. Where the expansion tank is and where the radiator and expansion tank meet.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-06-2015, 09:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,144
Posted By 01E46POWER
How much do those run Ross? And, can I get it at...

How much do those run Ross? And, can I get it at any local parts store?
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-06-2015, 09:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,144
Posted By 01E46POWER
Thanks jhushx. I have done that and there is a...

Thanks jhushx. I have done that and there is a significant amount of leaking on the cardboard (which I placed under the front of the cars driver's side). Problem for me is, that is where the radiator...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-06-2015, 09:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,144
Posted By 01E46POWER
Coolant Leak, Helpful hints on diagnosis please

Hey all,

Just wanted to ask if anybody has any hints on how to thoroughly check the expansion tank (my belief of leak location) and the radiator? All help is appreciated. Btw, it is a significant...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-07-2014, 11:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,792
Posted By 01E46POWER
Thank you very much Mango. I wonder, how much...

Thank you very much Mango. I wonder, how much room is required (lifting of the engine) to perform the job? Also, would you have any recommendations on the types of replacement mounts? I am thinking...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-07-2014, 11:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,792
Posted By 01E46POWER
Replacing Motor/Transmission Mounts????

I have a 2001 BMW 325i sport, and I am looking forward to changing my motor and transmission mounts in the, not too distant, future. I just wanted to get any insight on how hard the jobs are and what...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-23-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,005
Posted By 01E46POWER
That's a really nice offer man, but...

That's a really nice offer man, but unfortunately, I live in NC : ( But, we can always chat if either one of us needs help on something while they're doing the job. Also, I'm kinda holding off on...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-23-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,005
Posted By 01E46POWER
I haven't been able to get it done yet. Once I...

I haven't been able to get it done yet. Once I realized that I needed to replace all the bolts I went to reorder them and now I have to wait on that plus I just bought another property with my...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-21-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,002
Posted By 01E46POWER
They're all right about the cost, it's just not...

They're all right about the cost, it's just not worth thinking about until you want to tear the car apart and turn it into a racing machine. I had the same problem when it came to my bimmer, I wanted...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-21-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,002
Posted By 01E46POWER
I wouldn't be embarrassed about that boss, I know...

I wouldn't be embarrassed about that boss, I know it's easier said than done, but you nailed it on the head; power to weight ratio was on his side in a major way! What is inexpensive for you, btw?...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-21-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,005
Posted By 01E46POWER
Oh, that's no problem, it's the same spec, I just...

Oh, that's no problem, it's the same spec, I just looked it up in my Bentley manual. I just thought it weird that it was tubular and not the plate. No worries, thanks boss.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-21-2014, 12:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,005
Posted By 01E46POWER
I'm assuming my car was made right in between the...

I'm assuming my car was made right in between the switch and was given the tubular front end reinforcement??? I mean, it shouldn't be a big deal should it? As long as there is one of the two...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-21-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,005
Posted By 01E46POWER
I bet they were. It's weird because my car was...

I bet they were. It's weird because my car was manufactured in 01 but it has the tubular support instead of the full panel???
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-21-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,005
Posted By 01E46POWER
Thanks Tritonal, I figured I'd have to really go...

Thanks Tritonal, I figured I'd have to really go at those, they've never been removed in 120k miles so I imagined they would be a pain. Thanks for the input, both of you guys. This is why I love this...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-21-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,005
Posted By 01E46POWER
Hector, I'm sorry I meant the control arm bushing...

Hector, I'm sorry I meant the control arm bushing bolts. I am looking at Bavarian auto right now, they didn't remind me to order new bolts when I placed my order, so I'm gonna have to buy those now.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-21-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,005
Posted By 01E46POWER
Also, I was going to use a pickle fork to remove...

Also, I was going to use a pickle fork to remove the outer ball joint, is that what you did?
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-21-2014, 11:19 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,005
Posted By 01E46POWER
Your specs for control arms and bushings are...

Your specs for control arms and bushings are identical to the Bentley manual. Btw, where would you recommend ordering the rear bushing mounting and front subframe bolts from? And did you do the 2...
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