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Forum: General E46 Forum 03-29-2014, 01:12 PM
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Posted By grubby_baker
Another failing driver side window regulator

I need help determining what I need to do next. 2 months ago, the window was really slow and making noise, so I tore it apart and replaced the regulator. Due to the cold winter, we didn't use the...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-05-2013, 08:11 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 14,245
Posted By grubby_baker
Thanks for the background/feedback, Latitude. ...

Thanks for the background/feedback, Latitude. The car has seem to be doing fine since I have installed the new driveshaft. We are now only experiencing a clunk from the passenger front side when...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 08-02-2012, 07:41 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 14,245
Posted By grubby_baker
The ujoints aren't rebuildable so your only...

The ujoints aren't rebuildable so your only options are to buy a brand new shaft, buy a used one, or buy a rebuilt one. I went the rebuilt route since it comes with a new carrier bearing. I guess if...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 07-31-2012, 07:46 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 14,245
Posted By grubby_baker
Got the new driveshaft installed. Vibration is...

Got the new driveshaft installed. Vibration is all but gone. There is a slight vibe under very hard acceleration. I found that the output shaft of the transfer case to the front driveshaft is a...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 07-15-2012, 12:17 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 14,245
Posted By grubby_baker
well, removed the exhaust and was able to inspect...

well, removed the exhaust and was able to inspect the driveshaft. The u joints near the slip joint and carrier bearing are loose/sloppy. And the carrier bearing is now wore out. So, sent an email...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 07-06-2012, 03:21 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 14,245
Posted By grubby_baker
Just took the car for a test drive. Still does...

Just took the car for a test drive. Still does it :( Definetly stops right around 2900 RPM, so I'm almost thinking its the torque converter lockup. I'm going to go get a 14mm hex tomorrow and...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 07-06-2012, 12:17 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 14,245
Posted By grubby_baker
Pretty short. I drove it today and its actually...

Pretty short. I drove it today and its actually more around 2400-2700 RPM. Most noticeable in 2nd and 3rd gear. We also really noticed it last weekend when we took a sweeping right from a stop...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 07-06-2012, 07:26 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 14,245
Posted By grubby_baker
I did change the transfer case oil but didn't...

I did change the transfer case oil but didn't have a 14mm allen socket to change the diffs. I'll do that since I wanted to anyways, but diffs don't usually shudder under straight line acceleration. ...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 07-05-2012, 07:45 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 14,245
Posted By grubby_baker
Unhappy Vibration under acceleration

I'm at a loss to the point that I finally signed up for the forum. Sorry for this, since I know its been discussed to death, but I am not coming up with specific symptom and a solution to what I...
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