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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-11-2013, 11:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 655
Posted By mixedgas401
Yep road forced the wheels and everything. I...

Yep road forced the wheels and everything. I checked the drive shaft a few weeks ago and it was fine.

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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-11-2013, 09:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 655
Posted By mixedgas401
I was considering pulling the boots back and...

I was considering pulling the boots back and repacking the joints then replacing the clamps before getting new axles. That or using a needle on my grease gun and poking small holes in each boot and...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-11-2013, 05:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 655
Posted By mixedgas401
Yeah it seems to be all speeds. I noticed last...

Yeah it seems to be all speeds. I noticed last night the vibration started after I made a right turn.

I don't think anyone around my area stocks redline fluids. How are valvoline gear lubes? I...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-10-2013, 07:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 655
Posted By mixedgas401
Vibration....I can't seem to get ahead

My 04 325xi has a vibration that feels like drive train when accelerating. Typically it has to be driven a while and sometimes it is minor and sometimes it feels like I have a wheel falling off. The...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-07-2013, 09:37 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 935
Posted By mixedgas401
I don't think I have a broken runner. I'll know...

I don't think I have a broken runner. I'll know once I get into this once my parts arrive. I decided that I'm just going to pull my intake manifold off either way and give everything under it a...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-07-2013, 05:36 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 935
Posted By mixedgas401
I got the ofhg, upper and lower intake bellows,...

I got the ofhg, upper and lower intake bellows, tb gasket, and the f-connector. The washers I already have at work

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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-06-2013, 09:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 935
Posted By mixedgas401
Also bavauto had a very helpful video for doing...

Also bavauto had a very helpful video for doing the ccv

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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-06-2013, 09:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 935
Posted By mixedgas401
I shopped around and bavauto had everything in...

I shopped around and bavauto had everything in one kit that is cheaper than the two places mentioned by kubica. I also got the two intake pipes and ofh gasket shipped for $210. Thanks for the input...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-06-2013, 06:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 935
Posted By mixedgas401
After doing a little research I see that pulling...

After doing a little research I see that pulling the ofh will open up the underside of the manifold.
Why do you suggest not buying from bavauto

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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-06-2013, 06:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 935
Posted By mixedgas401
I didn't see your reply kubica. Any chance I can...

I didn't see your reply kubica. Any chance I can get you to post a Linky for me so I can see the ofhg diy. I forgot my tablet at work

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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-06-2013, 05:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 935
Posted By mixedgas401
Either way I have to pull the IM so I might as...

Either way I have to pull the IM so I might as well do it all. My luck I'll pull the manifold fix the hose and a week later something else will break. I don't think I have the Hans solo captured by...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-06-2013, 04:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 935
Posted By mixedgas401
Lol OK so if it sounds like Chewbacca I should...

Lol OK so if it sounds like Chewbacca I should change this? And it is the ccv and all the hoses and gaskets

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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-06-2013, 04:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 935
Posted By mixedgas401
Lean codes, oil leak, rough idle, misfire NOT THE DISA

I know this has probably been talked about way too much and I could probably search for another hour and find what I want but I am tired after working all day on my brake conversion.

My car has a...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-06-2013, 04:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,444
Posted By mixedgas401
Ok so the brake conversion is done and so far...

Ok so the brake conversion is done and so far well worth it. I did the 330xi full brake conversion, front and rear, and everything was a direct bolt on and I fixed my ebrake which now works flawless...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-29-2013, 07:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,444
Posted By mixedgas401
Also I would like to add that I converted an e36...

Also I would like to add that I converted an e36 to m3 brakes which I believe are similar part wise and I would guess that it was approximately 5-10 pounds in weight difference. We didn't actually...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-29-2013, 07:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,444
Posted By mixedgas401
Well I can't do it right now. I will do it as...

Well I can't do it right now. I will do it as soon as I have everything together.....which will take a few weeks. Also I will be sure to drain all fluid from the old calipers to make this as accurate...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-29-2013, 07:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,444
Posted By mixedgas401
Yeah I understand that but as time goes on I plan...

Yeah I understand that but as time goes on I plan to do more upgrades. Within two years I hope to be knowledgeable enough with the software end of these cars to do some sort of forced induction. So...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-29-2013, 11:39 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,444
Posted By mixedgas401
Thanks. I'm def excited now that is so easy and...

Thanks. I'm def excited now that is so easy and I'll be under 200 for all four calipers.

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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-29-2013, 11:06 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,444
Posted By mixedgas401
I need a front caliper and all around brake job...

I need a front caliper and all around brake job so I want to just do everything new since I financed this car and am stuck with it for three to five years. It is mainly for looks, so it fills in my...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-29-2013, 05:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,444
Posted By mixedgas401
Wait .......!!!!! I'm confused. Is this a direct...

Wait .......!!!!! I'm confused. Is this a direct swap or not? I understand the front is but what about the rear?

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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-28-2013, 08:18 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,444
Posted By mixedgas401
I wouldn't mind doing the whole conversion. I...

I wouldn't mind doing the whole conversion. I have no problem cutting the shields to make the rotors fit and the ebrake isn't much of a concern since my car is an automatic

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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-28-2013, 07:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,444
Posted By mixedgas401
Never mind. It helps if I read it all. I'm going ...

Never mind. It helps if I read it all. I'm going to call off the rear upgrade for now.

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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-28-2013, 07:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,444
Posted By mixedgas401
My ebrake don't work anyway. So would changing...

My ebrake don't work anyway. So would changing calipers pads and rotors do the rear? It appears the front is a simple CPR swap?

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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-28-2013, 07:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,444
Posted By mixedgas401
Brake upgrade for my 325xi

So I bought a set of 17inch wheels and I have a huge void that needs filled in my wheel. I believe 330xi brakes are bigger so question is what is necessary to change my car over to the 330 brakes.
...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-22-2013, 10:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,013
Posted By mixedgas401
BTW I picked up a nice extractor set from...

BTW I picked up a nice extractor set from Autozone. It is OEM brand but it has actually worked and held up better than my snap on set. And the drills are pretty tough too. I live in north east ohio...
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