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Forum: General E46 Forum 02-27-2015, 09:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 191
Posted By glhx
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=9865...

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=986549

Reference for clock spring repair.

If that's the cause. It does sound like a plastic on plastic rubbing. Like the clock spring ribbon not...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 02-27-2015, 08:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,300
Posted By glhx
What is the lube used for the clock spring. ...

What is the lube used for the clock spring.
Silicone
Dielectric?....
Tri flow dry lube

Any ideas. I thing mine is going out due to being dry. I can hear it rubbing plastic on plastic.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-26-2015, 05:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 273
Posted By glhx
everything on the 5hp19 is in my sig. You just...

everything on the 5hp19 is in my sig. You just have to sort through it.
Specs, videos, comprehensive manuals, even a manual that does a gear by gear run down on how it all works. If you find...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-26-2015, 05:26 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,042
Posted By glhx
Was it ever talked about which gears were...

Was it ever talked about which gears were slipping.
There are several solenoids that control different gears in the transmission.
The valve body is very complex. The transmission...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-26-2015, 05:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 284
Posted By glhx
I used 2 autozone compressors. One for keeping...

I used 2 autozone compressors.
One for keeping the old spring compressed and the other for the new spring. Just so I could get the compressor placement on the spring perfect with minimal work.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-26-2015, 04:53 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 483
Posted By glhx
Having the hood painted won't cost as much as you...

Having the hood painted won't cost as much as you might think. Get quotes and shop around.

You can have it sprayed by itself or blended into the fenders. It might be a good time to learn to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-26-2015, 04:36 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 532
Posted By glhx
Check for fan clutch play

Check for fan clutch play
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-26-2015, 04:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 191
Posted By glhx
I'll check into that. I can't feel it at...

I'll check into that.
I can't feel it at all.....Only hear it.

Seems to get less and less as the car warms up and is driven several blocks

Not having the best of luck lately.
Unplowed snow...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 02-26-2015, 04:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 565
Posted By glhx
Colorado drive line. Mine was rebuilt with...

Colorado drive line.

Mine was rebuilt with new u joints and balanced
I remember it was $300 shipped both ways

My u joints had more play than I liked so I just had it redone
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-24-2015, 01:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 410
Posted By glhx
Li would not buy anyhring older than 2002 ...

Li would not buy anyhring older than 2002

They did some good upgrades that year.
Better headlights
Less reverse gear going out in the zf transmission
Not as prone to subframe cracking
1...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-24-2015, 01:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 191
Posted By glhx
Strange binding sound coming from steering wheel

It seems likes its coming from inside the car.
The steering guibo has been replaced 2000 miles ago so it's probably a product of something else being worn out and that causing it to show up.

The...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 02-23-2015, 01:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 393
Posted By glhx
They are the sport line springs I'll get...

They are the sport line springs

I'll get some pictures. And double check my wheel centers to the fender lip
I want to say it's 13".........anyone have reference
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 02-23-2015, 01:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 393
Posted By glhx
I just want to add for reference for rob 43 ...

I just want to add for reference for rob 43

Eibach race springs and Koni yellows raked the hell out of my car. I figured it would be even.....not so much.

If I had to do it over I would...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-23-2015, 01:14 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 532
Posted By glhx
+1^

+1^
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-23-2015, 01:13 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 532
Posted By glhx
+1 I did my vcg and it still leaks. Think...

+1

I did my vcg and it still leaks. Think it's cracked valve cover.
These covers are also warped and the surfaces are not really even. Most don't have a problem with that. It's burningmoil like...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-23-2015, 01:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 306
Posted By glhx
It's in the home link panel. The sunroof switch,...

It's in the home link panel. The sunroof switch, homelink and 3 lights go in there. I believe there is a blue tooth set up option as well that goes up there.

Not a great picture for reference. It...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-23-2015, 01:01 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 48,088
Posted By glhx
I bet people would buy them at a steady pace. A...

I bet people would buy them at a steady pace. A fix like that that will be 100%guaranteed to work and not ever break. No messing with glue, no buying more plastic part that will just break again....
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 02-23-2015, 12:50 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 114,033
Posted By glhx
I going to say neither of those. Just use the one...

I going to say neither of those. Just use the one under your passenger seat.
Take out the back 2 bolts and loosen the front two. Tilt the seat forward. You really spent even have to take the seat...
Forum: Southeast 02-18-2015, 10:35 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 12,826
Posted By glhx
I just trashed my mtech2 bumper due to the car...

I just trashed my mtech2 bumper due to the car being low. I drove across the county line and plowed down the center between where the car tracks were. Didn't see that coming.
Forum: Southeast 02-18-2015, 10:32 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,965
Posted By glhx
Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-15-2015, 11:48 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 6,683
Posted By glhx
It was taken to bare metal because there was a...

It was taken to bare metal because there was a lot of really bad work done over the old stuff.
I would not recommend stripping the whole car like I did.

However.....I had bubbles......flaking...
Forum: Southeast 02-15-2015, 11:33 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 12,826
Posted By glhx
Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-26-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 6,721
Posted By glhx
I am curious.......why would a destroyed e clutch...

I am curious.......why would a destroyed e clutch completely make all automatic function cease to happen. Unless there was a fail safe. The fail safe typically puts the automatic in 4th gear. I guess...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-26-2014, 05:55 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 6,721
Posted By glhx
Are you going to take it apart and inspect it. I...

Are you going to take it apart and inspect it. I think you just got a crash course in transmission understanding and repair.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-26-2014, 05:53 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 6,721
Posted By glhx
The only source I have is my own car. When I...

The only source I have is my own car. When I start the car I put it in manual mode....it doesn't say what gear it's in at first.
When taking off it has the second gear ratio. And has a certain...
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