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Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 738
Posted By Nicker
http://www.realoem.com/bmw/diagrams/z/y/208.png ...

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/diagrams/z/y/208.png

In the above image, I didn't remove part 5/6 (its the metal sleeve withe the plastic toothed thing inside of it), I placed 3 marks on it aligning...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 286
Posted By Nicker
^Iszlszx: I didn't disconnect the hub from the...

^Iszlszx: I didn't disconnect the hub from the axle so turning by hand i was putting mechanical load on the diff, transferring power to the other wheel too, so it was all hard to move and I couldn't...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2014, 04:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 286
Posted By Nicker
[video] Is this a normal noise when the rear wheel bearing craps out?

Replaced the rear wheel bearings last year, about 10k miles ago, recently I started getting a whining noise from the right side of my car... thinking it was front wheel bearing I replaced that again...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2014, 04:45 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 738
Posted By Nicker
Just did mine yesterday. What I'm thinking...

Just did mine yesterday.

What I'm thinking is that if you took the slack out of one area which was absorbing it previously (the busted guibo/CSB), now that area is tighter and you're putting more...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 07-28-2013, 06:39 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 382
Posted By Nicker
18" SSR GT3 w/Vredestein ultrac sessanta LI, NY $500

1 Has a bend, but still able to be driven on at highway speeds.

Two rims have a fair amount of curb damage.

Tires are two years old, driven for only 1 season... 8000 miles.

(225/40/ZR18)...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-14-2013, 10:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,001
Posted By Nicker
So you want to do your rear wheel bearings, here’s a written out diy

Car: 323ci 2000
Miles: 137k


I just finished this project today and I can share with you exactly what is needed and what is to be done.
I'll break it down into steps for you, make life easy.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-10-2013, 08:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 359
Posted By Nicker
http://www.turnermotorsport.com/p-1987-complete-co...

http://www.turnermotorsport.com/p-1987-complete-cooling-system-overhaul-package-1999-2006-e46-323i-325i-328i-330i.aspx

that makes it easy.

You can check around with other vendors websites too,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-10-2013, 08:34 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,678
Posted By Nicker
Had mine for the last 6 years (wow its been that...

Had mine for the last 6 years (wow its been that long).

As others said, do preventive maintenance and you'll love this car.

Sure there were a couple hiccups in the years of our relationship,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-10-2013, 08:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 907
Posted By Nicker
price? :]

price? :]
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-10-2013, 08:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 359
Posted By Nicker
haha, dont put it off too long! Dont want another...

haha, dont put it off too long! Dont want another e46 stuck roadside.

Just get new upper and lower hoses, rad, expansion tank, tstat, bmw oem coolant, and water pump.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-10-2013, 08:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 716
Posted By Nicker
Isn't this an easy way to check for clutch...

Isn't this an easy way to check for clutch slippage:

At a low speed (~10-20mph) shift into 5/6 gear, then floor it.

If the rpms rise fast your clutch is slipping, if they slowly go up, you're...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-13-2013, 07:34 PM
Replies: 29,787
Views: 2,252,715
Posted By Nicker
Glued fabric on a saggy rear c-pillar and put...

Glued fabric on a saggy rear c-pillar and put back...
added a small piece of paracord knotted on both sides where the plastic seat belt buckle holder was... now my guests in the car don't have to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-03-2013, 12:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,366
Posted By Nicker
One of the best purchases I have for my car. ...

One of the best purchases I have for my car.
Combine the rack with some attachments or a bunch of tow-straps and you can move anything!

I've strapped down and moved more things than I can...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 04-30-2013, 09:27 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 379
Posted By Nicker
FS: 18" SSR GT3 (need lots of love!) with Vredestein ultrac sessanta $600

Had these for quite a while, time to find a new home.
1 Has a slight bend, you'll notice it 60+mph, should be worked out, but still fully able to be driven on.

Two rims had a heavy diet of some...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 02-07-2013, 08:23 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 824
Posted By Nicker
Nokian 215/60-R16 95T M&S hakkapeliitta mounted LONG ISLAND SUFFOLK $800

Ready for snow? :dunno::bump:

Here's my back up winter tire set!!! For sale!!

I have over $1200 invested in this set from buying new.

Transferred from one set of rims to another, FRESHLY...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-01-2012, 07:13 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 22,178
Posted By Nicker
http://www.amazon.com/Parts-1J5-955-651-Washer/dp/...

http://www.amazon.com/Parts-1J5-955-651-Washer/dp/B0066TLNT6

Pump is 6$ shipped, takes 2 minutes to replace.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-01-2012, 07:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 7,519
Posted By Nicker
pump is 6$ shipped:...

pump is 6$ shipped: http://www.amazon.com/Parts-1J5-955-651-Washer/dp/B0066TLNT6
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-01-2012, 07:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,998
Posted By Nicker
http://www.amazon.com/Parts-1J5-955-651-Washer/dp/...

http://www.amazon.com/Parts-1J5-955-651-Washer/dp/B0066TLNT6
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 01-20-2012, 01:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 332
Posted By Nicker
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-08-2011, 05:15 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 19,376
Posted By Nicker
I just stumbled on this... PLEASE DO NOT...

I just stumbled on this...

PLEASE DO NOT JUST KEEP FILLING YOUR ENGINE UP WITH OIL IF YOU HAVE THE CORRECT AMOUNT AND YOU ARE NOT LEAKING OIL.

with that said,

If you turn the car on and the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-22-2011, 11:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,221
Posted By Nicker
Two things that you will want to do, and then...

Two things that you will want to do, and then need to do if you do not do it... if that makes sense to you.

One: http://www.e46fanatics.com/forum/showthread.php?t=657887
Two:...
Forum: Engine & Performance 05-22-2011, 12:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,558
Posted By Nicker
sold.

sold.
Forum: Engine & Performance 05-22-2011, 12:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,387
Posted By Nicker
sold.

sold.
Forum: Engine & Performance 05-08-2011, 11:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,387
Posted By Nicker
e46 Thermostat with housing and gasket 11537509227 -NEW-

Replacement stock MAP thermostat for E46, E39, E60, X5, Z4 - M54 engine, M52TU engine. Your car may still operate fine according the instrument display but the electrically-operated thermostat may be...
Forum: Engine & Performance 05-08-2011, 11:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,558
Posted By Nicker
e46 Water pump, genuine bmw updated style 11517527910 -NEW-

Original BMW part. Latest updated water pump, BMW Part # 11 51 7 527 910 as used on 6 cylinder BMW's produced in mid-1999 thru 2005 (the double vanos engine). This is the highest quality waterpump...
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