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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-19-2012, 09:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 8,162
Posted By gn120760
Fuel Injection Rail

Nice writeup!! I was able to replace all 6 injectors today with this in a hour!!

Looked alot more complicated than it really was. Helps to have an extra set of hands with a magnetic pick up tool...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-24-2012, 01:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,511
Posted By gn120760
OEM axle price

Take them off and rebuild. Get new boot kits and axle nuts, much cheaper and better than aftermarket parts
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-08-2012, 10:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,006
Posted By gn120760
Koni/Eibach with 18x8's

I'm running 18x8's with Koni yellows and Eibach lowering springs. Installed 5 k ago and rides great, put smaller spring pads in the back along with new shock mounts and reinforcing plates all around.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-31-2012, 09:22 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 38,317
Posted By gn120760
I also regularly (every 30k or so) remove the...

I also regularly (every 30k or so) remove the throttle body and Intake control valve to clean them out. So far no major repairs or breakdowns, but I'm a fanatic about fluid changes.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-31-2012, 09:18 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 38,317
Posted By gn120760
'04 325xi with 101k miles. Bought it new ...

'04 325xi with 101k miles. Bought it new

Broken Sunroof clips, drivers side window regulator, window switch, wiper motor, battery.

Maintenance

New Cooling System hoses Stewart Water Pump...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-28-2012, 06:48 PM
Replies: 2,616
Views: 520,098
Posted By gn120760
Smile Vanos Repair completed

Raj,

I bought the new rings last year and finally got around to putting them in. Thanks for the rings and writeup. Beside the ton of parts you have to remove, installation was pretty...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-27-2010, 10:07 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 19,228
Posted By gn120760
ABS/DSC BRAKE Lights all on

I just replaced my Front Control Arms and Bushings and I'm all lit up. I'm sure it's related. Replaced the Rotors and installed new pads, lines and sensors last week with no issues.

Never had...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-18-2010, 10:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 14,261
Posted By gn120760
CV Boot and axle replacement

Replaced left side axle and started right but sheared off the bolt holding the steering knuckle (carrier) to the strut tower. I had to remove the whole assembly and wound up tearing the outer ball...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-31-2009, 09:38 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 4,111
Posted By gn120760
My wife is a driving/walking hazard

Thought it was just me! LOL! She's backed into my car twice, denting drivers side front panel, then passenger door. Burned drivers side headliner with a cigarette (big mistake)first time driving...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-31-2009, 07:37 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 14,261
Posted By gn120760
CV Boot Replacement

Thanks GCoop for the heads up, just looked, both seem fine, very little play in the bushings. Ball joints ok too. I had assumed they were aluminum like all other E46 models. Just saved me alot of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-31-2009, 04:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 14,261
Posted By gn120760
CV Boot Replacement

I figure as long as I'm down there, I'll replace the control arms and put in new bushings so I don't have to deal with them later. Been reading it's a weak point on the E46 models. I've had the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-31-2009, 02:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 14,261
Posted By gn120760
CV Boot Replacement

Thanks for the links and the info. I bought GSP axles. I.m gonna send them back.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-30-2009, 06:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 14,261
Posted By gn120760
CV Boot Replacement

I have torn CV boots on both sides and have to replace them. I just bought both NEW CV Drive Shaft Axles for my 04 325Xi from Mac Auto Parts in New York for $109 each plus tax. Includes Lifetime...
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