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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 07-11-2016, 06:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,082
Posted By tttomttt
A little more definition of what your situation...

A little more definition of what your situation is would probably help. Once the shaft is removed from the steering knuckle on the nut side, a couple of blows with a lump hammer and chisel should do...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-24-2016, 07:01 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 10,182
Posted By tttomttt
Do not underestimate the fact that you might be...

Do not underestimate the fact that you might be low on trans fluid.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-19-2015, 07:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 444
Posted By tttomttt
I had luck with retightening the band clamp with...

I had luck with retightening the band clamp with the proper crimping tool. For you however if you think you lost a lot of grease you may have to repack it first and then replace the clamp. The...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-08-2015, 10:26 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,613
Posted By tttomttt
After driving you should allow it to cool,...

After driving you should allow it to cool, perhaps even overnight and recheck fluid level.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-24-2015, 04:13 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,905
Posted By tttomttt
Thanks man. I feel a little better now. I was...

Thanks man. I feel a little better now. I was real glad I got turned onto the guys in my town who did the work. I've found it difficult to find someone I can trust to consistently do the right job...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-18-2015, 03:50 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,905
Posted By tttomttt
Soooo I went ahead and had my transmission...

Soooo I went ahead and had my transmission serviced at the transmission place I was advised to go to. They replaced my filter and fluid that I had purchased and the only thing they found wrong is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-14-2015, 08:22 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,905
Posted By tttomttt
I found a transmission guy the other day that...

I found a transmission guy the other day that came highly recommended to me from a bimmer specialist. He seemed to be a very honest guy and not out to immediately rebuild my transmission. We went...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-08-2015, 03:35 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,905
Posted By tttomttt
I was looking at the Sonnax website. What PN was...

I was looking at the Sonnax website. What PN was the valve body you purchased? How much did it cost?
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-06-2015, 03:17 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,905
Posted By tttomttt
thanks I was actually contemplating that along...

thanks I was actually contemplating that along with the TCC solenoid swap out. As I said I love my car and have kept up with all maintenance items including a suspension refresh, so this is really...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-04-2015, 04:36 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,905
Posted By tttomttt
Soooo. I'm trying to figure out if we are having...

Soooo. I'm trying to figure out if we are having the same problem or not. On cold morning startups my car is slipping in all gears. Usually I need to back out of my driveway and in order to do so I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-01-2015, 07:00 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,905
Posted By tttomttt
I'm very interested in your findings as I am sure...

I'm very interested in your findings as I am sure many of us are. My issue started this year after it turned cold and several months after doing my second full trans filter and fluid change. I've had...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-31-2015, 08:27 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,905
Posted By tttomttt
In the meantime I find that if I put my GM trans...

In the meantime I find that if I put my GM trans in manual shift (sport mode) for a 1/4 mile or less I can then switch over to automatic and everything shifts normal.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 10-25-2014, 06:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,032
Posted By tttomttt
This subject was brought up last year. Check the...

This subject was brought up last year. Check the XI forum. I feel as though I now have solved my vibration problem by removing, inspecting and greasing my rear CV joints. This of course after...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 10-05-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 7,379
Posted By tttomttt
So on with the continuing vibration under load...

So on with the continuing vibration under load after car warms up. I had to wait to have the time to devote to this problem and recently I did have the time to work on the car. I had purchased rear...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-01-2014, 06:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 370
Posted By tttomttt
If I might inquire.... Why are you replacing it?...

If I might inquire.... Why are you replacing it? I'm just asking for my own interest in solving a problem.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-12-2014, 10:24 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,040
Posted By tttomttt
I recently used Redline dex 6. You could also use...

I recently used Redline dex 6. You could also use a dex 3 as per original fill. My first change I used AC delco dex 6 and did not have any issues. Some dex 6 are synblend so make sure you get what...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-28-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 858
Posted By tttomttt
I personally could not agree more. How could it...

I personally could not agree more. How could it possibly hurt. Old myths sometimes die hard.
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 03-23-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 246
Posted By tttomttt
front differential output bearing

I have posted this question elsewhere on this forum and have not gotten an answer as of yet. I apologize in advance if reposting here is an issue with the mods. I have a 2003 330xi with 150,000 and I...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-19-2014, 04:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 337
Posted By tttomttt
bump

bump
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 03-18-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 7,379
Posted By tttomttt
Even at its worst my vibration would dissipate at...

Even at its worst my vibration would dissipate at higher rpm's. If you read all my posts related to this issue I replaced giubo, csb, tx case fluid and mount. I would have sworn it was rear...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 03-18-2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 7,379
Posted By tttomttt
The vibration I have occurs @ 2300 rpm. I still...

The vibration I have occurs @ 2300 rpm. I still am experiencing this same vibration albeit very faintly now. I am awaiting further comments on that diff output roller bearing possible issue.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-18-2014, 03:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 337
Posted By tttomttt
front differential output bearing

I recently replaced both front cv axles on my 2003 330xi. Everything went as smooth as possible thanks to all the great info provided by this site. Upon removing the drivers side seal I attempted to...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 03-16-2014, 07:41 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 7,379
Posted By tttomttt
So on with the continuing saga of vibration while...

So on with the continuing saga of vibration while accelerating. Both the wife and I swore we felt the vibration in the middle of the car. With that in mind I changed the Giubo, CSB, and transfer case...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 03-09-2014, 05:49 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 39,209
Posted By tttomttt
Try NOPI. They had the best price I've seen. Good...

Try NOPI. They had the best price I've seen. Good customer service as well.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 03-09-2014, 05:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 442
Posted By tttomttt
Search for German Auto Solutions. If the vacuum...

Search for German Auto Solutions. If the vacuum chamber is still good they have a kit to repair the flapper.
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