E46 BMW Social Directory E46 FAQ 3-Series Discussion Forums BMW Photo Gallery BMW 3-Series Technical Information E46 Fanatics - The Ultimate BMW Resource BMW Vendors General E46 Forum The Tire Rack's Tire Wheel Forum Forced Induction Forum The Off-Topic The E46 BMW Showroom For Sale, For Trade or Wanting to Buy

Welcome to the E46Fanatics forums. E46Fanatics is the premiere website for BMW 3 series owners around the world with interactive forums, a geographical enthusiast directory, photo galleries, and technical information for BMW enthusiasts.

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join our community today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact contact us.


Go Back   E46Fanatics > Search Forums

You searched for the keyword(s):
Your search results are listed below. If you did not find the answer you were looking for, please try searching again. Make sure that you are searching the entire site and not a specific forum. If you cannot find the answer to your question, create a new discussion topic in the appropriate BMW related or Off-Topic section.

Showing results 1 to 16 of 16
Search took 0.13 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: 330xigraham
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 03-12-2013, 05:11 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 6,013
Posted By 330xigraham
Yes. EPA's revised testing resulted in 16mpg city...

Yes. EPA's revised testing resulted in 16mpg city 23mpg highway.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 03-03-2013, 06:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,842
Posted By 330xigraham
I was wrong. Now that I have had a chance to...

I was wrong. Now that I have had a chance to drive the car a little more and get over the mental factor new parts tend to induce, I've concluded the issue has not been fixed after all.

When I...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-23-2013, 09:01 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 6,013
Posted By 330xigraham
After five months, my trip computer reads 19.5...

After five months, my trip computer reads 19.5 mpg. (93 octane)

Mostly city driving, with once every other week 100 mile highway tips. In the city, I use the go-pedal in a way that is less than...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-23-2013, 08:50 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,842
Posted By 330xigraham
FYI: problem solved. Rear lower control arm was...

FYI: problem solved. Rear lower control arm was replaced, along with a proper (third time the charm) alignment. Performed by a local indy/BMW specialty shop with motorsport experience. Wheel balance...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-02-2013, 06:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,842
Posted By 330xigraham
The note says "the camber adjuster is maxed out,...

The note says "the camber adjuster is maxed out, steering knuckle possibly bent." So likely RCA bent enough to limit camber adjustment.

As for toeing all four to the right; makes sense to me. But...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-02-2013, 06:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,842
Posted By 330xigraham
Pic of alignment readout

Pic of alignment readout
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-02-2013, 06:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,842
Posted By 330xigraham
Update** Tire has been slowly leaking air...

Update**

Tire has been slowly leaking air for the past 3 months. Took it into Townfair tire. Towfair said one tire was destroyed on inside. Now I have 4 new ExtremeContact DWS. They also did a...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-27-2013, 05:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 473
Posted By 330xigraham
Very impressive. That's exactly what it is....

Very impressive. That's exactly what it is. Thanks.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-27-2013, 10:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 473
Posted By 330xigraham
Loose part

So several months ago I hit a large pothole with the front right wheel. Steering/handling has been off ever since. Brought the car into the Dealer who checked the car, had it aligned, and said...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 10-24-2012, 08:19 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,842
Posted By 330xigraham
So brought it back for free. I noticed that the...

So brought it back for free. I noticed that the impact tire/wheel is leaking at about a psi a day, and told them to check that out. They claim that some road rash on the edge of the rim is "burping"...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 10-22-2012, 01:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 689
Posted By 330xigraham
Anyone have any experience with Munich...

Anyone have any experience with Munich Motorsports (formerly NEO Autos) in South Windsor?
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 10-18-2012, 10:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 689
Posted By 330xigraham
Alignment in CT

Can someone suggest the best place to get an alignment in CT? I live in West Hartford. I just had an aligment done at New Country BMW in Hartford and they did a horrible job. I need it done right.
...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 10-15-2012, 02:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,842
Posted By 330xigraham
Kubica, thank you. I'm going to tell them...

Kubica, thank you.

I'm going to tell them this. Are you a tech or something? I want to print something out that shows them what they did wrong, and more importantly how to correct it.

The...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 10-15-2012, 12:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,842
Posted By 330xigraham
I am not entirely sure the alignment is the...

I am not entirely sure the alignment is the issue? The car feels the same after they performed the alignment, i.e. the alignment did not correct whatever damage was done by the pothole. It had no...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 10-13-2012, 09:45 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,842
Posted By 330xigraham
Hit pothole

Hello all. First BMW. First post. I wish it were under better circumstances.

I bought the car a little over a month ago, a 2004 330xi with 90,000 miles. Absolutely love it. Changed the ATF,...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 10-13-2012, 09:08 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 885
Posted By 330xigraham
Hit pothole

Hello all. First BMW. First post. I wish it were under better circumstances.

I bought the car a little over a month ago, a 2004 330xi with 90,000 miles. Absolutely love it. Changed the ATF,...
Showing results 1 to 16 of 16


 

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:09 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
(c) 1999 - 2011 performanceIX Inc - privacy policy - terms of use