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Forum: Suspension & Braking 05-11-2014, 08:22 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 991
Posted By Chrsb5
Well to recap, it was a pain in the ass doing the...

Well to recap, it was a pain in the ass doing the RTABs. I made it worse by not knowing I had to pre compress the new bushing with a hose clamp before pushing it back into the housing. I manage to...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 05-03-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 991
Posted By Chrsb5
The MIS tool arrived Friday evening in the mail,...

The MIS tool arrived Friday evening in the mail, nearly two weeks after I ordered it. It was really too late in the evening to get anything started last night. I live in a condo complex and have been...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 04-30-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 991
Posted By Chrsb5
A brief update. I received the replacement RTABS...

A brief update. I received the replacement RTABS and limiters from ECS last week but I'm still waiting on the tool from MIS. I purchased it from MIS via Amazon.com on the 20th, took those jackasses 9...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 04-23-2014, 10:52 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 991
Posted By Chrsb5
I've ordered the fancy MIS RTAB tool so I'm not...

I've ordered the fancy MIS RTAB tool so I'm not anticipating any real trouble with the RTABs, it's the other two that are concerning me. Has anyone had success removing and replacing them with a...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 04-22-2014, 09:35 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 991
Posted By Chrsb5
I've been thinking about replacing the other two,...

I've been thinking about replacing the other two, the bushing and bearing at the same time as the RTABs. I'm a big subscriber to the "while I'm in there, have the car up in the air" school of...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 04-22-2014, 09:23 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 991
Posted By Chrsb5
I swapped the front wheels after ruling out tire...

I swapped the front wheels after ruling out tire pressure. There was no change, still pulled



Absolutely certain it's not the road. Several different roads, highways in the center lane, an...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 04-21-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 991
Posted By Chrsb5
The tires that are on the car now Continental...

The tires that are on the car now Continental Extreme Contact DW in 235/40/18 mounted on 18x8 wheels , my summer wheels and tires have very few miles. They were installed last summer 7/24/13, at 76k...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 04-21-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 991
Posted By Chrsb5
Lets try this again... ...

Lets try this again...

http://i.imgur.com/Nsins24.jpg?1 (http://imgur.com/Nsins24)

http://i.imgur.com/Q75boW8.png?1 (http://imgur.com/Q75boW8)
Forum: Suspension & Braking 04-21-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 991
Posted By Chrsb5
I've just ordered a RTAB tool from Amazon and...

I've just ordered a RTAB tool from Amazon and Meyle HD RTABs and limiters from ECS, so they're getting done regardless. If you have another theory on thought, please do PM me.
Forum: Suspension & Braking 04-21-2014, 07:11 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 991
Posted By Chrsb5
Tire pressure was the very first thing I checked,...

Tire pressure was the very first thing I checked, tires are all properly inflated. I even swapped the front wheels to make sure it wasn't a tire related problem.



Already checked that too,...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 04-20-2014, 10:33 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 991
Posted By Chrsb5
2 alignments later and stilling pulling to the right, RTAB time ?

It was a brutal winter on the east coast with the resulting potholes and destroyed pavement. Before putting my summer wheels and tires back on a couple weeks ago, I took the car in for an alignment,...
Forum: Engine & Performance 01-19-2014, 09:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 722
Posted By Chrsb5
In for some details. Please post pics/part numbers

In for some details. Please post pics/part numbers
Forum: Interior 01-13-2014, 11:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 581
Posted By Chrsb5
Do you have a part number for the needed motor by...

Do you have a part number for the needed motor by any chance ?


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Forum: Interior 01-13-2014, 10:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 581
Posted By Chrsb5
I'm in NJ and am interested in the fronts. I'll...

I'm in NJ and am interested in the fronts. I'll pm in the morning. Posting now so I can find the thread


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Forum: General E46 Forum 12-14-2013, 08:52 PM
Replies: 28,487
Views: 2,118,173
Posted By Chrsb5
* What did you do to/for your E46 today? *

Left it in the garage and drove the 4wd in the snow


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Forum: Suspension & Braking 12-11-2013, 10:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 702
Posted By Chrsb5
Brembo Flats W/ Akebono???

I have the exact same set up, Brembo blanks and the Akebono euro pads and love them, no issues what so ever, a firm initial bite, low fade and nearly dustless. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend them ....
Forum: ///M3 Forum 11-17-2013, 12:17 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,668
Posted By Chrsb5
To purchase or not advice appreciated pics inside!

You answered your own question in the second sentence.


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Forum: New Member Introductions 11-03-2013, 08:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 240
Posted By Chrsb5
Just purchased first car

That's one hell of a nice first car! Enjoy it and welcome


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Forum: Suspension & Braking 10-29-2013, 04:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,083
Posted By Chrsb5
Got anything to trade ?

Got anything to trade ?
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 10-28-2013, 11:50 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,204
Posted By Chrsb5
What year\model(s) come with a 3.38 that will...

What year\model(s) come with a 3.38 that will bolt in with minimal modifications? I believe I read that some e46s have a different output flange size
Forum: Suspension & Braking 10-28-2013, 11:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,083
Posted By Chrsb5
Thanks for the replies about resurfacing the...

Thanks for the replies about resurfacing the slotted rotors.
Honestly I got tired of dealing with the bullshit. Since I initially installed the Stoptechs, I've done what amounts to a brake job 4 or...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 10-28-2013, 11:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 427
Posted By Chrsb5
Need help - control arms

OP, where in NJ do you live ? If you're not far I may be able to lend a hand


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Forum: General E46 Forum 10-26-2013, 06:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 270
Posted By Chrsb5
How many diff bushings do I need?

In for updates as I am in the process of researching diff swaps


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Forum: NY / NJ / CT 10-25-2013, 06:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 427
Posted By Chrsb5
Need help - control arms

It's not a very difficult DIY job, especially if you use new fcab assemblies. I did mine with hand tools and it only took a couple hours. Just make sure you have like 2-2.5 ft worth of 1/2in...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 10-25-2013, 12:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,083
Posted By Chrsb5
New Stoptech rotors warped/vibration. WTF?

Can you elaborate about resurfacing slotted rotors ? I was under the impression that it wasn't possible to "cut" a slotted rotor, as the cutting bit on the lathe would catch and gouge in the slots....
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