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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-13-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 519
Posted By GDA
Pull the serpentine belt and check tensioners and...

Pull the serpentine belt and check tensioners and water pump. First thing I would look at would be water pump rattling against housing due to bearing failure.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 12-24-2013, 10:36 PM
Replies: 210
Views: 133,579
Posted By GDA
Nope. I have done at least two dozen BMW front...

Nope. I have done at least two dozen BMW front wheel bearing jobs and not one required much more than 3 to 5 gentle taps with a dead blow (soft face) hammer and socket on the inner race to get the...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 07-27-2013, 06:34 PM
Replies: 210
Views: 133,579
Posted By GDA
Awesome to see this very old DIY of mine is still...

Awesome to see this very old DIY of mine is still inspiring others to tackle something more challenging than an oil change.



Thanks. Glad it all worked out.



Very cool. Looks quite nice!
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 02-16-2013, 06:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 654
Posted By GDA
Ah, alright then. Will let them go for $20...

Ah, alright then.

Will let them go for $20 shipped in a flat rate box.
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 02-16-2013, 06:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 654
Posted By GDA
Yes, $25 bucks shipped.

Yes, $25 bucks shipped.
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 02-15-2013, 09:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 654
Posted By GDA
Are you referring to the lower painted moulding...

Are you referring to the lower painted moulding sections? If so, then yes I would be willing to separate for a reasonable price plus ship.
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 02-15-2013, 09:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 654
Posted By GDA
BUMP - lets get these moved to the new owner. ...

BUMP - lets get these moved to the new owner. Too nice to just let them sit in the attic.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-02-2013, 06:26 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,123
Posted By GDA
Right on, excellent job! Enjoy

Right on, excellent job! Enjoy
Forum: Engine & Performance 01-31-2013, 11:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,052
Posted By GDA
I can't speak to how this cross references to Evo...

I can't speak to how this cross references to Evo current kits on their website as they may have made changes over the years.

Use the part numbers and call Evo yourself if you want to validate the...
Forum: Engine & Performance 01-31-2013, 11:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,052
Posted By GDA
Part numbers off the boxes: Evo bpps02 BMW...

Part numbers off the boxes:

Evo bpps02
BMW - Power steering pulley - E36/7, E39, E46

Evo bpho01
BMW pulley - Water pump All US 6 cyl except S54

Evo bpalb2 - pw
BMW alt pulley
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 01-30-2013, 07:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 654
Posted By GDA
E46 01 Headlights - FS

Picked up a mint set of factory Xenons at a pick n pull so the stock headlights from my 01 325 sedan are up for sale.

Great condition and NO broken tabs. Lenses in very, very good condition.
...
Forum: Engine & Performance 01-28-2013, 10:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,052
Posted By GDA
Underdrive pulley kits such as this one provide...

Underdrive pulley kits such as this one provide about 4 to 7 hp depending on vehicle and overall tune of the motor.

I have a Turner set on my other E46 325 sedan and they both provide a nice small...
Forum: Interior 01-27-2013, 11:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 730
Posted By GDA
E46 M3 tri color stitch wheel FS

Selling my spare and well used E46 M3 tri color stitch steering wheel.

EDIT - SOLD 1/31/13

Average to poor condition - $75 plus shipping. Pictures make it look much better than in real life. ...
Forum: Suspension and Braking 01-27-2013, 11:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 805
Posted By GDA
E46 BMW M strut bar - FS

BMW Motorsport E46 strut bar for sale

Recently sold my wife's 02 330 vert and selling off some of the performance parts that I had installed.

I bought it used several years ago from original...
Forum: Engine & Performance 01-27-2013, 11:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,052
Posted By GDA
E46 Evosport Power Pulley Kit - Mint FS

Full Evosport Power Pulley Kit for 325/330 with original boxes and belt with about 20k miles on it.

EDIT - SOLD 1/31/13

$185 plus shipping.

Selling since we just sold my wife's 02 330 vert...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-04-2012, 04:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 847
Posted By GDA
I have put my BMWs up on four jackstands and they...

I have put my BMWs up on four jackstands and they used a soft tire brush, dawn dishsoap as a degreaser in a bucket and a lower powered electric power washer to clean the compelete underbody, wheel...
Forum: General Off-Topic 10-27-2012, 06:42 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,982
Posted By GDA
Take it back and get a Stihl backpack. If you...

Take it back and get a Stihl backpack. If you have to do some serious work with that thing for anything over 5 minutes you will be so glad you have a backpack.

Backpack has a throttle lock so...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-17-2012, 06:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 391
Posted By GDA
long wrench, take a 6 to 8 inch swing from...

long wrench, take a 6 to 8 inch swing from passenger side toward driver side (facing engine) with a 24 oz ball peen hammer to the end of the wrench and that will pop it loose. Never failed for me on...
Forum: General Off-Topic 10-10-2012, 08:40 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,154
Posted By GDA
If you travel it takes you away from your things...

If you travel it takes you away from your things you are most interested in such as for me:

cycling with friends
working on my cars in my own garage
solid relationship with a cool chick...
Forum: General Off-Topic 10-10-2012, 08:32 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,566
Posted By GDA
Supercharged E36 M3 Old Evo or Scoobie S50/52...

Supercharged E36 M3
Old Evo or Scoobie
S50/52 E30
300ZX TT
Supra turbo
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 09-25-2012, 12:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,843
Posted By GDA
Thanks. Regarding info on the blasting, here...

Thanks.

Regarding info on the blasting, here is a copy of a post I did on one of the garage forums:

Over the years working on my cars and in buying used tools, I have found my hand blaster to...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 09-24-2012, 02:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,843
Posted By GDA
DIY E46 brakes caliper/rotor detail and paint

Project 6k E46 got another project over the weekend and took some photos to share my approach with others on the forum. A couple years back I installed 330 front and rear brakes (the works from a...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 09-17-2012, 11:01 AM
Replies: 210
Views: 133,579
Posted By GDA
Very cool to see my old DIY is getting tons of...

Very cool to see my old DIY is getting tons of mileage.... brings back good memories of the first couple major projects on the sedan.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-15-2012, 12:55 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,860
Posted By GDA
SMG ruins the comparison... if it were 6 speed vs...

SMG ruins the comparison... if it were 6 speed vs 6 speed then I'd recall from my earlier years this:

Single, got a truck or something bigger for hauling, more driving below 60 mph, want a few...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-13-2012, 10:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 822
Posted By GDA
Possibly a diff bushing or rear trailing arm main...

Possibly a diff bushing or rear trailing arm main bushing to the body
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