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Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 11-26-2014, 06:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 361
Posted By pauly99
My goal was to not have to clean my wheels every...

My goal was to not have to clean my wheels every few days and I guess I achieved that. I could take a picture of my car now with the front and back wheels and there is beyond a noticeable difference....
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 11-26-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 361
Posted By pauly99
Funny. I was waiting for that one to come out. I...

Funny. I was waiting for that one to come out. I purchased Meyle rotors and Akebono pads.
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 11-26-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 361
Posted By pauly99
I just updated the first posting to include the...

I just updated the first posting to include the video. Its just bothersome in regards to the noise. Doesn't seem to be safety related whatsoever.
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 11-26-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 361
Posted By pauly99
The noise didn't used to happen when I put the...

The noise didn't used to happen when I put the car in reverse but does now. Colder usually equals more noise. The day I made the video we were in the low 20's. If it hits 50 this weekend the noise...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 11-26-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 361
Posted By pauly99
I wish I could say you are right and maybe you...

I wish I could say you are right and maybe you are. But that darn thing sounds like an elephant when I apply the brakes. Yes, I chose ceramic pads (next to no dust compared to my front brakes) for...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-26-2014, 01:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 657
Posted By pauly99
I guess it is never too late to say thanks....

I guess it is never too late to say thanks. Thanks to the help of this thread and finding a fellow Bimmer owner/mechanic I was able to get the wheel bearing, hub, cv axle shaft, and trailing arm...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 11-26-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 361
Posted By pauly99
Brake Noise Upon First Moving

So my 2002 325i makes an awful noise when you apply the brakes after the car has been sitting a while. The noise sounds like it is coming from the rear of the car and will happen only for 30 seconds...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-19-2014, 07:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 657
Posted By pauly99
No I went out to the garage from time to time. At...

No I went out to the garage from time to time. At first he couldn't move the axle nut (200 foot lbs.) Then he didn't have the correct socket to remove the nut. Didn't have a breaker bar or anything...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-19-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 262
Posted By pauly99
Thanks for the responses. Trying to find someone...

Thanks for the responses. Trying to find someone locally who will do the job. I picked up a CV Axle Shaft yesterday and am working to get a hub locally. Sound like I'm picking up the correct parts?...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-18-2014, 06:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 262
Posted By pauly99
What Is This Part?

I know I will need to change my CV Axle Shaft but what is this part that has been eaten into?
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-18-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 657
Posted By pauly99
Wheel Bearings - CV Axle Shaft and What Else Mess?

Thought I had good intentions in bringing over an ASE certified mechanic who would change out my wheel bearings. :banghead: He told me he had the right tools to work on the job, whereas a few other...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-30-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 31,207
Views: 2,418,879
Posted By pauly99
Ouch

Ouch
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-03-2014, 10:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 636
Posted By pauly99
Well you've given me something to look at. Where...

Well you've given me something to look at. Where did you pick up your grommets at?
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-03-2014, 09:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 636
Posted By pauly99
Am I From An E46?

I found this rubber piece in my driveway this morning. This could be from my car or one of a few cars that show up each and every week. It is about 1 1/4" across and because of its size, it may have...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 05-22-2014, 05:36 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,412
Posted By pauly99
Thanks allCAPS. I may have to do that. I've DIY'd...

Thanks allCAPS. I may have to do that. I've DIY'd whatever maintenance (minus putting on snow tires if you call that maintenance) has been done to the car since owning late last year but I am now...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 05-22-2014, 05:12 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,412
Posted By pauly99
Would like to see your DIY as I'm looking at...

Would like to see your DIY as I'm looking at doing the same thing. Worse comes to worse and for those of us who lack the time, what would you expect an indy shop to charge for the stuts/shocks?
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 05-20-2014, 12:20 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 974
Posted By pauly99
Thanks Zell. I don't believe the caliper is the...

Thanks Zell. I don't believe the caliper is the issue (no pulling to one side when braking) but I'll double check through the heat test.

Very good read on this thread and in-so-far as the...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 05-20-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 974
Posted By pauly99
Not to hijack but how do you know when the...

Not to hijack but how do you know when the calipers may be going bad versus lets say a CV joint? I'm getting a scrape scrape scrape with each wheel revolution on the rear passenger side, whether I'm...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-16-2014, 01:52 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,637
Posted By pauly99
Bought my 2002 325i sports package in October...

Bought my 2002 325i sports package in October 2013 with about 112K and some change on it. Dealer had it at $6995. I said $6000 out the door with all taxes. So it came to $5200 and some change.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-09-2014, 10:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 196
Posted By pauly99
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=8976...

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=897616
Forum: Polls & Surveys - Please Participate! 05-03-2014, 01:51 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,346
Posted By pauly99
49 here. No mods on my car. First BMW picked up...

49 here. No mods on my car. First BMW picked up October of last year. Diggin' it and doing maintenance as I can. Cars have always been a to and fro' thing for me or they had to serve a purpose. That...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-01-2014, 10:33 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,368
Posted By pauly99
Makes perfect sense. Thank you!

Makes perfect sense. Thank you!
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-30-2014, 05:58 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,368
Posted By pauly99
Brandon, Can you expound on blending (soft...

Brandon, Can you expound on blending (soft blend). I've taped/painted before and with that nasty line, the new paint job sometimes looks worse than what was there before.... at least to me.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-25-2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 247
Posted By pauly99
You can see my post here: ...

You can see my post here: http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=1011415&highlight=

I got my hose from Advance Auto Parts. I think I bought 2 feet worth just in case. It was only a couple...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-23-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 522
Posted By pauly99
Get over yourself. I'm lucky.

Get over yourself. I'm lucky.
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