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Forum: General E46 Forum 06-07-2011, 07:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,430
Posted By xqwizit
Looks like this post is from a few months ago. ...

Looks like this post is from a few months ago. Anyhow, It's easier and probably less expensive if you just remove the compressor clutch and pulley and just replace the clutch (and possibly bearing)....
Forum: California 09-10-2010, 10:30 AM
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Views: 252
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Forum: California 08-25-2010, 11:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 397
Posted By xqwizit
Did you mean Y Tire? They charge about $20 per...

Did you mean Y Tire? They charge about $20 per tire for mount/balance/disposal.
Forum: California 08-25-2010, 12:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 397
Posted By xqwizit
cool, I'll call'em tomorrow and check. Thanks!

cool, I'll call'em tomorrow and check. Thanks!
Forum: California 08-24-2010, 01:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 397
Posted By xqwizit
Where to mount tires in LA?

I'm in Alhambra/San Gabriel and go to USC. Any recommendations of where to get 2 tires mounted, balanced, and disposed of? I know that 7 Dias on Western near Koreatown does it for $15 per tire. ...
Forum: California 08-17-2010, 03:19 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 310
Posted By xqwizit
FS: E46 Rear wheel bearing and circlip

I bought two of these to replace and have one as a backup but looks like I only needed one and won't be needing the other one anytime soon. Fits E36, E46, Z3/4's and a variety of other cars. Brand...
Forum: California 08-09-2010, 01:43 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 299
Posted By xqwizit
WTB: E46 Sedan roof rack

Found one. Thanks though!
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-20-2010, 01:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,038
Posted By xqwizit
Tried again yesterday with all sorts of pullers,...

Tried again yesterday with all sorts of pullers, hammers, etc to no avail. Put it back together and will save for a free day when I have a lot more time and the wheel bearing is much worse. Looks...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-19-2010, 02:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,038
Posted By xqwizit
Nobody huh? It is a PITA and I tried it earlier...

Nobody huh? It is a PITA and I tried it earlier today but couldn't get the hub to budge at all so I put it all back together and will try again tomorrow.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-18-2010, 01:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,038
Posted By xqwizit
Rear Wheel bearing from Driver's side replacement advice

Guys,
I'll be replacing my driver's side rear wheel bearing in my '02 330i tomorrow morning. I have all of the required tools (hub tamer, slide hammer, etc) and have changed a wheel bearing out...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 06-14-2010, 01:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,558
Posted By xqwizit
Did your rear brakes include the spring mechanism...

Did your rear brakes include the spring mechanism which the e-brake cable attaches to? It goes under the brake rotor and you are probably missing that.
Forum: California 06-12-2010, 03:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 467
Posted By xqwizit
I'm a bit confused. Are you looking for a place...

I'm a bit confused. Are you looking for a place to do a pre-purchase inspection or to install your coolant overhaul package (not sure what that consists of either). In any case, the things to look...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-11-2010, 01:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,735
Posted By xqwizit
It's in the back of the car, the axles are...

It's in the back of the car, the axles are connected to it. You'll need a 14mm allen head socket and a device that can pump the oil into the rear diff. I have a big syringe looking thing and would...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-08-2010, 04:42 PM
Replies: 1,235
Views: 356,306
Posted By xqwizit
Thanks Delmarco and all the rest who have...

Thanks Delmarco and all the rest who have contributed to this DIY! I ordered the parts from Ebay and also Pacific Stereo, and installed it in my car yesterday in about an hour. Most difficult part...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-31-2010, 10:33 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,078
Posted By xqwizit
Good deal on hub tamer aka wheel bearing press

I was looking on Ebay to expand my tool collection and found someone selling a hub tamer and decided to look some more and found this. Although it's not a Snap-On tool, it does the job and at...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-12-2010, 06:54 PM
Replies: 1,235
Views: 356,306
Posted By xqwizit
Also looking for the Connects2 CTPPAR007 and...

Also looking for the Connects2 CTPPAR007 and would love to source it domestically in the US. Does anyone know of a place that sells it in the US at a reasonable price? I looked on their distributor...
Forum: California 05-11-2010, 02:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 769
Posted By xqwizit
Differential fluid or wheel bearing noise... Need a source for local BMW parts

Guys,
I have a droning hum in my rear driver's side wheel. I thought it was a wheel bearing but read that it could be the differential or diff fluid. In any case, it's probably also time to flush...
Forum: California 05-11-2010, 02:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 654
Posted By xqwizit
Euro Motor Cars in SF. Look it up on Yelp.

Euro Motor Cars in SF. Look it up on Yelp.
Forum: Interior 05-04-2010, 11:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 594
Posted By xqwizit
PM on your way.

PM on your way.
Forum: California 02-17-2010, 01:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,651
Posted By xqwizit
Nevermind, pulled the coil packs and spark plugs...

Nevermind, pulled the coil packs and spark plugs and installed in different locations and I've isolated it to the coil pack.
Forum: California 02-15-2010, 05:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,651
Posted By xqwizit
SoCal help: P1345 OBD2 engine code

Hey guys,
My car stumbles when I drive and I pulled this code using a generic OBD2 scanner.
The OBD2 code is "Misfire in cylinder 2 - fuel cut off". Before I started replacing parts, I wanted to...
Forum: California 01-24-2010, 10:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 565
Posted By xqwizit
I just completed the gasket replacement in about...

I just completed the gasket replacement in about 3 hours. Not too bad of a job, hardest part was putting the fan back on since you don't have much room to work with. I bought the bicycle headset...
Forum: California 01-21-2010, 11:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 565
Posted By xqwizit
Bohemianjsr, thanks for the advice. I've...

Bohemianjsr, thanks for the advice. I've searched and heard that a bicycle headset wrench will work so I've postponed my repair until I have time to go to a bike store and buy one. Thanks!
Forum: California 01-17-2010, 07:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 565
Posted By xqwizit
Need to borrow Fan Clutch removal tool in SoCal

I'm in Alhambra and was planning on changing my oil housing gasket tomorrow in my '02 330i. Anyone nearby have a fan clutch removal tool I can borrow?
Forum: General Off-Topic 12-11-2003, 11:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 332
Posted By xqwizit
BUMP, can anybody help me out? I'll send them a...

BUMP, can anybody help me out? I'll send them a couple of bucks for their time.
Thanks!
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