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Forum: General E46 Forum 11-24-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 218
Posted By Murl
I did mine when I did my OFHG and it only had one...

I did mine when I did my OFHG and it only had one for each fitting. Had yours been replaced before?
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-29-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 297
Posted By Murl
I had the exact same symptoms and when i was...

I had the exact same symptoms and when i was cleaning out my ICV I noticed my upper intake hose was cracked inside the pleats that allow it to flex. It was really hard to see if you werent...
Forum: General Off-Topic 10-26-2014, 09:10 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 2,542
Posted By Murl
I think you'll be fine lol. That makes for a good...

I think you'll be fine lol. That makes for a good story tho
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-26-2014, 10:30 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,133
Posted By Murl
Thanks for posting this. I already have my car...

Thanks for posting this. I already have my car and motor so hopefully that'll keep my costs way down and I won't run into anything too ridiculous. I can't wait.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-25-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,133
Posted By Murl
What was your original budget for this build? If...

What was your original budget for this build? If you don't mind me asking that is. I'm in the beginning stages of planning this out and was wondering what a ballpark is on what it's going to cost me.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-20-2014, 04:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 412
Posted By Murl
^^I get what your saying but I would have a...

^^I get what your saying but I would have a backup vehicle if I needed it. I figured 5k for just the basic physical swapping of the engine/trans and rear end itself. All other cosmetics and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-20-2014, 03:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 125
Posted By Murl
If you're looking for a whole car rebuild kit I...

If you're looking for a whole car rebuild kit I think you would just need to buy a new car. If you just mean engine depending on how thorough you are trying to get a lower miles used motor may be a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-20-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 412
Posted By Murl
Hmm I was wondering if all they'd see is the VIN....

Hmm I was wondering if all they'd see is the VIN. I pay 120/month now so the M would be probably be a lot. Once I get ahold of these other guys that have done it and do some more research I think I'm...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-19-2014, 10:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 412
Posted By Murl
I'll try to get ahold of them. Thanks for the...

I'll try to get ahold of them. Thanks for the suggestion. I believe I am capable and would love to see it followed thru with. I am just trying to decide on which my money would be better spent.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-19-2014, 10:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 242
Posted By Murl
Was it warrantied? It may not be the exact...

Was it warrantied? It may not be the exact quality of an OEM part but I think you should be ok. I would just watch it and see what happens. No point in immediately replacing if there's a chance it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-19-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 412
Posted By Murl
I actually was looking at those as well but the...

I actually was looking at those as well but the styling is just not my taste. If i did the swap the whole rear end including sub frame would be rebuilt to withstand the new powerplant.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-19-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 412
Posted By Murl
E46 M3 or LS Swap my 323?

Ok guys. So ive been thinking alot and i cant settle my mind on what id like to do. My dream car is the E46 M3 but finding a good one for under 15k is a bit of a challenge and since im in college...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 09-29-2014, 02:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 301
Posted By Murl
Nope. Only problems are as described. I've looked...

Nope. Only problems are as described. I've looked at other threads about steering looseness and front suspension and havnt found any helpful info to my problem.
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 09-25-2014, 11:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 301
Posted By Murl
Help me diagnose my front suspension

Ok so my next project is tightening up my front suspension. I have some steering slop/play and when i hit the brakes the car will pull just a little bit to the left with a muffled dull clunk that...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-25-2014, 10:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 390
Posted By Murl
I had the same symptoms with my GM tranny and i...

I had the same symptoms with my GM tranny and i replaced the solenoid. 10k later and it engages reverse now. Make sure when you remove the solenoid that you make sure the screen of the old solenoid...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-23-2014, 03:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 180
Posted By Murl
Take the bottom splash guard off by removing the...

Take the bottom splash guard off by removing the screws on the bottom. Then you'll be able to see most of the power steering system and post more pics.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-23-2014, 03:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 384
Posted By Murl
I had a green label on my 2000 323ci. I used...

I had a green label on my 2000 323ci. I used castrol dex3 when i did tcc. 15,000 miles in and it's all good.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-04-2014, 02:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 402
Posted By Murl
Well i took the belt off this morning and the...

Well i took the belt off this morning and the shaft slid right out so the PS pump is for sure shot. How would i be able to tell if the rack is gone as well? Also, you guys may crucify me for this but...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-03-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 402
Posted By Murl
Any ideas or suggestions beyond just it might be?...

Any ideas or suggestions beyond just it might be? Also could the current state of the car be caused by a broken shaft on the pump?
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-03-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 402
Posted By Murl
Ok. Is there any way to check whether the PS pump...

Ok. Is there any way to check whether the PS pump will still work before i buy a new reservoir.(trying to minimize how many times i have to take this apart. When the car is running no fluid is pulled...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-03-2014, 12:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 402
Posted By Murl
Power Steering Fail

Ok so now I have a pretty serious problem. I started my car after getting some dinner and the car started rather oddly, then as i pulled away I had lost my power steering. I got the car home and...
Forum: Parting Out 02-22-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 5,156
Posted By Murl
I'm looking for a 5 speed trans (getrag 250g...

I'm looking for a 5 speed trans (getrag 250g tajt), driveshaft for m52 5 speed coupe, transmission support, gear linkage, manual trans pedal set and master and slave cylinders for the clutch. Please...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-19-2014, 08:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 180
Posted By Murl
Mine is a 2000 323 coupe and the car I'm working...

Mine is a 2000 323 coupe and the car I'm working on a part out deal with is a 2000 323 sedan so the couplings shouldn't be an issue. I'll look on realOEM, thank you Tangent
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-19-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 180
Posted By Murl
Driveshaft questions

Is there a difference in length between a coupe and sedan with the 5 speed trans? I'm starting the first stages of gathering parts for a 5 speed auto to 5 speed manual swap and was wondering.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-16-2014, 09:25 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,535
Posted By Murl
I understand where you are coming from and am...

I understand where you are coming from and am well aware of it not being the smartest decision but at this point in my life if I can more than afford to have a car that's more than just your average...
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