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Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 03-14-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 364
Posted By mynewe45ride
Thanks for the replies. Decided to go with what...

Thanks for the replies. Decided to go with what was already on - 225/40 to keep it safe. I think , going to 17" will be the long term plan. Need to start watching CL for 17".
Forum: Southeast 03-14-2014, 12:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 360
Posted By mynewe45ride
Tampa - e46 alignment shops

Any suggestion for good/reasonable alignment shops in Tampa/Orlando area? Trying to see if there are alternatives to stealership. Any experiences will be greatly welcomed.
Forum: Suspension & Braking 03-14-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 431
Posted By mynewe45ride
I replaced springs on my car. Infact, did lot of...

I replaced springs on my car. Infact, did lot of work exclusively due to wonderful folks on this forum. It can be done but as always you are the best judge of how far you can go. I suggest starting...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-14-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 390
Posted By mynewe45ride
I'm attaching a pic taken from very informative...

I'm attaching a pic taken from very informative thread from delmarco.

Replace pulleys - H, B& C -- correct?
Belts - E & G

A - water pump - already replaced. Will replace if above fails
F -...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-14-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 390
Posted By mynewe45ride
Oky. I will start with pulleys & belts as pulleys...

Oky. I will start with pulleys & belts as pulleys are old. I found 2 in realoem. WHich one is 3rd pulley? I already replaced water pump @100k with metal blades. Part for remaining tensioner or idler...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-13-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 390
Posted By mynewe45ride
i replaced the vanos rings & seals in 2012... If...

i replaced the vanos rings & seals in 2012... If something is wrong there, i would expect noise near Vanos (LHS just above water pump). This looks like near engine on top of dip stick. But again, its...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-13-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 390
Posted By mynewe45ride
Squeaky sound - million chirping birds

Hi

Need help to locate source of squeaky sound - like a million chirping birds. Usually it occurs at low rpm or idling. I'm struggling to figure out the exact source - engine area or tensioner...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 03-09-2014, 09:33 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 270
Posted By mynewe45ride
Vogue signature review req

Has anyone used vogue signature gv tires? Thinking of buying it. Tire rack does not have that brand. Company website is listed US but can't find manufacturing location.

Sent from BimmerApp mobile...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 03-07-2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 364
Posted By mynewe45ride
BTW, I used ejelta website. They have very neat...

BTW, I used ejelta website. They have very neat comparison of replacements.
...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 03-07-2014, 09:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 364
Posted By mynewe45ride
225/40/r18 replacement??

Hi

I have m3 wheels _ 18x8 et 47. They have 220/40/r18 tires. I was trying to get them rotate today but tech noted a small crack in one. Now I'm in crunch as I'm starting new gig which requires...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 02-13-2014, 10:30 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 327
Posted By mynewe45ride
e46 original wheels

For sale are original 16 " wheels from E46. They are in great condition without any scratches & dents. Including tires with some tread left. Upgraded to 18".

Price - 450 OBO.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 01-29-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 280
Posted By mynewe45ride
How much are they worth?

How much are the OEMs worth? They are in great shape.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 01-29-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 317
Posted By mynewe45ride
How will i get for selling the OEM Wheels

How much can i get for selling these OEMs wheels?
Forum: Suspension & Braking 02-07-2013, 10:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 567
Posted By mynewe45ride
Final pic from the bottom. Sent from my...

Final pic from the bottom.

Sent from my DROID4 using Bimmer App
Forum: Suspension & Braking 02-07-2013, 10:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 567
Posted By mynewe45ride
Btw, still used a hex key with pliers to tighten...

Btw, still used a hex key with pliers to tighten it holding the c clamp. One tip that helped was to hold the strut mount instead of c-clamp when tightening with hex key.

Sent from my DROID4 using...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 02-07-2013, 10:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 567
Posted By mynewe45ride
Txs for the tips. I got it tight by duck taping a...

Txs for the tips. I got it tight by duck taping a 40 coarse sandpaper on the 22mm deep socket. Then used a c-clamp to tighten it. I got 3 to 4 threads on the top and bottom slope fits tightly. I will...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 02-07-2013, 08:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 567
Posted By mynewe45ride
Top view. Top of shaft is flush with top nut. ...

Top view. Top of shaft is flush with top nut.

Sent from my DROID4 using Bimmer App
Forum: Suspension & Braking 02-07-2013, 08:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 567
Posted By mynewe45ride
More pic as bimmer app keeps crashing on my...

More pic as bimmer app keeps crashing on my droid. Its not allowing me to upload more than 1 pic.

Sent from my DROID4 using Bimmer App
Forum: Suspension & Braking 02-07-2013, 08:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 567
Posted By mynewe45ride
Help with strut install

I am installing koni orange WITH H&r springs. How tight should the top nut be? I tried as much as i can by holding the nut via socket & vice grip and using a hex key with pliers. I still some gap at...
Forum: General Off-Topic 01-24-2013, 02:18 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 791
Posted By mynewe45ride
Fanatics car washing babes thread

I was watching Kate Upton's upcoming superbowl ad for Mercedes.

http://www.hlntv.com/video/2013/01/23/super-bowl-commercial-kate-upton-sneak-peek

I think Jessica Simpson in Dukes of Hazzard...
Forum: Suspension and Braking 01-16-2013, 11:04 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 12,867
Posted By mynewe45ride
i'm looking to replace front & rear shocks. This...

i'm looking to replace front & rear shocks. This will be a great upgrade. When do you think u will have fronts ready?
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-15-2013, 03:08 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 22,560
Posted By mynewe45ride
After looking at my exhaust flange bolts, i am...

After looking at my exhaust flange bolts, i am hesitant to try taking them out. Is there any way to drop the driveshaft from the front+tie it up without removing center support and perform the work?
Forum: Suspension & Braking 01-03-2013, 11:43 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,564
Posted By mynewe45ride
What is the brand of mounts? Sent from my...

What is the brand of mounts?

Sent from my DROID4 using Bimmer App
Forum: Suspension & Braking 12-31-2012, 11:39 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,564
Posted By mynewe45ride
Sorry for my question ..never mind .. This is an...

Sorry for my question ..never mind .. This is an old thread ..
Forum: Suspension & Braking 12-31-2012, 10:45 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,564
Posted By mynewe45ride
Just curious as to where do u see the sale as i'm...

Just curious as to where do u see the sale as i'm waiting for a good deal for my shock+strut refresh. Txs.
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