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Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 11-27-2015, 09:27 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 234
Posted By 330idriver
Wheel weight rubbing brake caliper

I put my snow tires on yesterday while the Turkey was cooking. I took a test drive and my car was making a strange noise. Upon further inspection the wheel balancing weights on one front wheel were...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 11-13-2015, 08:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 279
Posted By 330idriver
NJ RTAB installer ?

I need 2 new RTAB's.
JMK stealership wants $800 !
Any one have any suggestions locally in north/central N.J. (near summit)?
Union/Morris/Essex/Somerset Counties
I would prefer to buy my own...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 11-13-2015, 01:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 303
Posted By 330idriver
617735 Broken Akebonos out! Hawk HPS 5.0...

617735

Broken Akebonos out!
Hawk HPS 5.0 in with new Meyle Platinum rotors and new carrier bushings too.

First impression of the Hawk pads: I was a little worried when I first pulled out of...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 11-07-2015, 11:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 303
Posted By 330idriver
Broken Brake Pad friction material (Akebono)

I have been hearing an annoying speed sensitive clicking in the front right brake area for a while. I removed the wheel and upon close inspection discovered that the inside brake pad (passenger...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 10-23-2015, 07:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 390
Posted By 330idriver
First I have heard that polyurethane mounts are...

First I have heard that polyurethane mounts are required for performance shocks and springs.
Turner Motorsports even recommends the Repair shop mounts I got with the Bilstein shocks I have.
If what...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 10-23-2015, 06:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 390
Posted By 330idriver
Meyle HD RSM fail

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Original rear strut mounts lasted 13 years.
Meyle less than than 2!
Unlike originals they look fine on top but are toast on the bottom with equal clunking.
Trying the repair shop...
Forum: Engine & Performance 08-22-2015, 12:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 620
Posted By 330idriver
Sold

Sold
Forum: Engine & Performance 08-17-2015, 07:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 620
Posted By 330idriver
Bump

Bump
Forum: Engine & Performance 08-08-2015, 04:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 620
Posted By 330idriver
Used UUC Power Pulleys

For sale is a set of UUC Power Pulleys that were in my car for about a decade or 70K ish miles. I also have the belt but it needs to be replaced. Please see pics and ask any questions. These pulleys...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-08-2015, 04:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 312
Posted By 330idriver
Question broken plastic from thermostat in cooling system

Replaced my 15 year old thermostat today after getting the "stuck open" error code. Upon removing the old thermostat I see that some pieces of plastic that protrude next to the thermostat mechanism...
Forum: Engine & Performance 08-06-2015, 01:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 551
Posted By 330idriver
I am removing my UUC power pulleys this weekend...

I am removing my UUC power pulleys this weekend and going back to stock. I am doing my first belt change so my ac belt is 15 years old and this one is at least 10. They have been on my car for at...
Forum: Engine & Performance 08-04-2015, 01:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 411
Posted By 330idriver
Will you take $30 Shipped?

Will you take $30 Shipped?
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 02-24-2015, 08:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 747
Posted By 330idriver
Out with the old (Battery) and in with the new

After 6 years and 2 months the Duralast 49DL is toast. This winter has finally taken it's toll, but pretty good for an inexpensive after market battery that was widely recommended by many member of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-22-2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,108
Posted By 330idriver
Same thing happened to me yesterday. Reservoir...

Same thing happened to me yesterday. Reservoir was almost empty so refilled with rain x fluid rated to minus 30. Still did not work. Tonight I poured hot water directly on nozzles and presto. Fixed....
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 06-17-2013, 08:46 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,867
Posted By 330idriver
Front Wheels have too much brake dust!

All pads will squeal if the are not seated correctly regardless of ceramic or other compound. They make stuff to put on the back of the pad to fix the squealing if needed. I did not.


Sent from...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 06-13-2013, 04:25 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,867
Posted By 330idriver
+1+ for Akebonos. I got mine at Tire Rack a few...

+1+ for Akebonos. I got mine at Tire Rack a few years ago. No squeel and they feel pretty close to EOM, but I can go weeks without noticing any dust and the dust is much lighter in color.
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 06-03-2013, 02:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 751
Posted By 330idriver
You will probably not be able to do both the...

You will probably not be able to do both the reinforcement plate and the strut tower brace since the bolts built into the mount are not long enough. Plus the strut mount actually reinforces this...
Forum: Miscellaneous BMW and E46 Parts 06-01-2013, 10:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 637
Posted By 330idriver
I know this is an old post but I do not see any...

I know this is an old post but I do not see any replies so I figured I would ask.
Still available?
$75 without the wiring harnes picked up as I am local in NJ.
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 05-29-2013, 10:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 11,437
Posted By 330idriver
Did adding the Eibach anti-roll kit sway bars...

Did adding the Eibach anti-roll kit sway bars make the ride any more jarring over bumps? I was thinking of adding the Turner Motorsport (H&R) sway bars next. I tlike the idea of teflon no-lube...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 05-27-2013, 09:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 11,437
Posted By 330idriver
Bilstein B12 Pro kit

Install complete! 4 hours for fronts as this was my first experience with a spring compressor and I was taking it slowly.
Review: Great ride! Not too firm. Improved handling on turns, less squat...
Forum: Engine & Performance 05-24-2013, 03:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 838
Posted By 330idriver
What kind of condition is this in? Any broken...

What kind of condition is this in? Any broken clips or missing parts? Do you know where to get the replacement filters and how much? Thanks
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 05-18-2013, 10:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 11,437
Posted By 330idriver
Bilstein B12 Pro kit

Thanks for the feedback. Yes I am replacing the mounts too. Meyle HD in rear and Lemforder in front. All new pads too. And I have front and rear strut braces which provide sufficient reinforcement. I...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 05-07-2013, 09:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 742
Posted By 330idriver
Both BavAuto.com and TurnerMotorsports.com are...

Both BavAuto.com and TurnerMotorsports.com are having a sale right now. Both have great service.
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 05-06-2013, 07:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 675
Posted By 330idriver
Thumbs Up Rebedding Brakes

I am a believer!
I had a high speed brake shudder issue that was getting worse.
I figured I had a warped rotor as I had always been told. I had my first "warped rotor" in the 80's on my 72 Chevy...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 04-21-2013, 08:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 11,437
Posted By 330idriver
Bilstein B12 Pro kit

After 13 years as the original owner it is time to refresh the suspension on my 2001 (built in 2000) 330i with sport package. Two struts are leaking and I am hearing some new sounds that are not...
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