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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-04-2014, 09:36 AM
Replies: 219
Views: 153,654
Posted By PunchBuggy65
I think you are good. Here is a picture I took...

I think you are good. Here is a picture I took when doing my OFHG and the two holes in your picture appear to be, as BimmerLaw2010 points out, unused. I seem to remember 6 bolts, and those two...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-01-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 219
Views: 153,654
Posted By PunchBuggy65
There is no reason to remove the OFH to do an oil...

There is no reason to remove the OFH to do an oil change. My guess is that unless you have pictures from when you did the VCG that happen to show those bolts in place, the indy shop is going to say...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-06-2013, 05:00 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,806
Posted By PunchBuggy65
Just found Mango's DIY right here. Unfortunately...

Just found Mango's DIY right here. Unfortunately it wasn't up when I did my cooling system. Here is another bit of personal experience... the fan clutch went last year. Sounded an awful lot like a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-06-2013, 04:53 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,806
Posted By PunchBuggy65
Car was manufactured June, 2004. Mango, I'll be...

Car was manufactured June, 2004. Mango, I'll be looking for your guides. I did the cooling system overhaul at about 120K and researched as best I could what needed to be replaced. I must have...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-06-2013, 03:56 PM
Replies: 29,922
Views: 2,262,223
Posted By PunchBuggy65
Did the oil filter housing gasket this past...

Did the oil filter housing gasket this past weekend. Most of the time was spent cleaning. The leak probably started years ago, but recently got really bad. Also did the VANOS line and took care of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-06-2013, 03:46 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,806
Posted By PunchBuggy65
Water Pump Pulley... ever seen this?

I'm at about 150K. Took my lovely wife out on a date since life can be stressful. I was sitting at a light, it turned green, I punched it and BOOM! Wasn't sure if I ran something over of if...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-02-2013, 03:51 PM
Replies: 219
Views: 153,654
Posted By PunchBuggy65
I know it's here, I did the job thanks to this...

I know it's here, I did the job thanks to this thread:P. I was just wondering if it's in the Bentley. It's a great manual for learning about these cars, but it's kind of frustrating in some ways. ...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-02-2013, 09:16 AM
Replies: 219
Views: 153,654
Posted By PunchBuggy65
Can someone tell me where this is covered in the...

Can someone tell me where this is covered in the Bentley Manual. I spent a lot of time looking for it and if it weren't for this site I wouldn't have know the torque spec for the 6 bolts.

Thanks.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-02-2013, 09:16 AM
Replies: 219
Views: 153,654
Posted By PunchBuggy65
Can someone tell me where this is covered in the...

Can someone tell me where this is covered in the Bentley Manual. I spent a lot of time looking for it and if it weren't for this site I wouldn't have know the torque spec for the 6 bolts.

Thanks.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-09-2011, 07:41 PM
Replies: 29,922
Views: 2,262,223
Posted By PunchBuggy65
New water pump, thermostat, expansion tank, belts...

New water pump, thermostat, expansion tank, belts and tensioners. Those hoses are a pain to pull off... I mean the connectors are nice, but the simple hose clamp had a huge advantage over these...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-09-2011, 07:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,926
Posted By PunchBuggy65
A comment on BimmersGarage's theory, and to those...

A comment on BimmersGarage's theory, and to those doing maintenance on their cooling system... My car has about 120K miles on it. I bought the cooling system overhaul kit from OEMBimmerParts.com...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 06-18-2011, 06:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 590
Posted By PunchBuggy65
Sorry, forgot the picture. The wrench worked out...

Sorry, forgot the picture. The wrench worked out well, and the entire front suspension of my car has been rebuilt.
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 06-14-2011, 01:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 590
Posted By PunchBuggy65
I guess I have a knack for asking questions that...

I guess I have a knack for asking questions that don't get answered:-) So what I ended up doing is spending $59 on a set of crow foot wrenches. I got them from Northern tool: Grip-On Tools JUMBO...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 06-10-2011, 01:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 590
Posted By PunchBuggy65
Tie Rod Tools

Yes, I've searched the forums, but can't seem to verify if this tool will do the trick: Lisle 45750 Inner Tie Rod Tool. I have an '04 325i and I want to make sure this tool will fit over the inner...
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