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Forum: E46 BMW Tools for sale or rent 01-26-2016, 01:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 684
Posted By derekwatt
26 Jan 16 - Tool out for rental

26 Jan 16 - Tool out for rental
Forum: Engine & Performance 01-12-2016, 05:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 308
Posted By derekwatt
btt; price drop 2

btt; price drop 2
Forum: E46 BMW Tools for sale or rent 01-09-2016, 01:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 684
Posted By derekwatt
Tool is available.

Tool is available.
Forum: E46 BMW Tools for sale or rent 01-06-2016, 11:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 684
Posted By derekwatt
Tool is on it's way back to me. I will update...

Tool is on it's way back to me. I will update this thread when it's ready to go out again.
Forum: E46 BMW Tools for sale or rent 12-16-2015, 03:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 684
Posted By derekwatt
16 DEC 15 - Tool currently out on loan.

16 DEC 15 - Tool currently out on loan.
Forum: Engine & Performance 12-04-2015, 08:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 308
Posted By derekwatt
btt; price drop

btt; price drop
Forum: Engine & Performance 11-29-2015, 05:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 308
Posted By derekwatt
e46 late model coils - Bosch 12138616153

Set of 6 ignition coils; PN 12138616153, made by Bosch.

These are applicable to various models from 10-2002 on.


$12/per shipped
$60 shipped for all 6

Pics : http://imgur.com/a/zp3e5
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-16-2015, 05:07 PM
Replies: 368
Views: 50,219
Posted By derekwatt
Another +1 to the WinKPF flash update working. ...

Another +1 to the WinKPF flash update working.

1-2004 325 coupe, 5 speed, 140k

Issue

Hesitation under 3k with mid-heavy throttle. More noticeable in higher gears. If I was on the highway in...
Forum: E46 BMW Tools for sale or rent 10-30-2015, 07:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 684
Posted By derekwatt
Koch KT20312 E46 Subframe bushing tool for rent

For rent is the Koch KT20312 Subframe tool. This tool will remove and reinstall the 4 rear subframe bushings with ease.

Terms:

2 week rental period (from when you receive it)
$80 dollar...
Forum: Suspension and Braking 10-05-2015, 07:24 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 167
Posted By derekwatt
Maybe I priced this too high... let's try again.

Maybe I priced this too high... let's try again.
Forum: Suspension and Braking 09-30-2015, 03:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 167
Posted By derekwatt
E46 rear passenger CV axle, inner CV rebuilt

E46 rear passenger CV axle for e46 325 cars, PN : 33211229592

Long story short, I mistakenly diagnosed my car with a bad r/r cv because I thought I felt some binding in the joint. Bought new CV....
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-20-2015, 02:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 569
Posted By derekwatt
Thanks.... BTDT with a handful of E28 & E30 rear...

Thanks.... BTDT with a handful of E28 & E30 rear wheel bearings.

Just dug my SirTools B90-BMW rear wheel bearing tool out of the basement and it looks like I'm good to go.

Have a new axle and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-20-2015, 11:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 569
Posted By derekwatt
Going to order a new Cv regardless Thoughts...

Going to order a new Cv regardless

Thoughts on the "GKN LOEBRO" brand?

I have everything soaking in PB, will try to get the shaft out later to autopsy it, just out of curiosity.

If I don't...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-20-2015, 10:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 569
Posted By derekwatt
Yep.. I could feel a resistance and "pop" when...

Yep.. I could feel a resistance and "pop" when manipulating the end of the CV joint with my hand.

I reinstalled the CV and tested again... Sounds like a bag of marbles now... much worst. I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-20-2015, 09:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 569
Posted By derekwatt
CV shaft disconnected from diff; no more popping...

CV shaft disconnected from diff; no more popping noise when I rock back and forth between R+1

Forgot to mention I put in new Mobil1 75w90 while the diff was out of the car the other week. I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-20-2015, 09:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 569
Posted By derekwatt
Agreed. I've been driving and maintaining BMWs...

Agreed. I've been driving and maintaining BMWs for over 15 years and I agree with your approach. Sometimes I use these forums just as a sounding board - I know that every experience is unique. Thank...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-20-2015, 07:08 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 569
Posted By derekwatt
Do you have specific experience with the...

Do you have specific experience with the issue/situation I've detailed above or are you simply speculating and responding with a vague answer? With all due respect the guidance to "replace...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-19-2015, 07:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 569
Posted By derekwatt
Guidance on Rear end Clunk, already did diff bushings

1/2004 325CI 5 speed, 140k

Just recently refreshed my diff bushings in an attempt to resolve some clunking issues and a general feeling of vagueness in the driveline.

The big bushing in the...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 04-20-2015, 06:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 900
Posted By derekwatt
No worries, just asked to join the group.

No worries, just asked to join the group.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 04-20-2015, 06:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 900
Posted By derekwatt
Thanks, but as I specified above, I found a set...

Thanks, but as I specified above, I found a set of wheels and am no longer looking.

BTW I am from Milton and some of my family still lives there.

If you ever see a Mystic Blue 2004 coupe w/...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 04-07-2015, 07:13 AM
Replies: 3
Any BMW Style 68 M rims
Views: 913
Posted By derekwatt
PM sent

PM sent
Forum: Wheels and Tires 04-05-2015, 07:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 900
Posted By derekwatt
Thanks man. I would have jumped on those but I...

Thanks man. I would have jumped on those but I can't get the reply/contact info button to show anything ! Argh !
Forum: Wheels and Tires 04-04-2015, 09:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 900
Posted By derekwatt
Style 68 wheel set

WTB Style 68 set of wheels. 7.5x17 F and 8.5x17 R

Located in Boston. Prefer to find a local seller but will spring for shipping if nothing is around locally.

Edit, no longer looking.

Thanks,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-05-2015, 08:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 660
Posted By derekwatt
Thanks to all for their responses. Let's...

Thanks to all for their responses.

Let's take the auto button out of the mix. It was a bit warmer here in Boston today (low 30s) and the heater functioned the same way as I've described above with...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-04-2015, 09:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 660
Posted By derekwatt
Gentlemen, with all due respect I am not seeking...

Gentlemen, with all due respect I am not seeking advice on the specific temp setting of my cabin. I would have the same problem at 63, 64, 65, 67, 69....

Prior to the heat "kicking" on, if I turn...
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