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Forum: General E46 Forum 10-31-2012, 08:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 675
Posted By WzGy44
I've considered the possibility of buying a...

I've considered the possibility of buying a newer, lower mileage e46. It would have to be an ideal scenario. Like a one owner car with a stack of receipts. I have always enjoyed DIY jobs but I would...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-31-2012, 06:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 675
Posted By WzGy44
Haha I definitely still have the e36. It actually...

Haha I definitely still have the e36. It actually allowed me to part with my e46. It will help cure my bimmeritus over the winter while I save to buy an e90.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-31-2012, 05:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 675
Posted By WzGy44
Parting with my e46

I've sold my e46 as it was starting to become a pain in my butt. I plan on buying a newer model in the spring. For now I'm going to beat on my passat for the winter. Just wanted to thank everyone...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-23-2012, 02:05 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,352
Posted By WzGy44
I'm shocked there hasn't been a certain member on...

I'm shocked there hasn't been a certain member on here telling you to change the whole suspension on the side of the road yet.

But you should be fine. AAA, credit card and faith in the sellers...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-22-2012, 07:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 606
Posted By WzGy44
Haha I may actually subject some friends to this...

Haha I may actually subject some friends to this awesome track this weekend! Maybe even the girlfriend if she starts going on and on about pointless stuff as she is want to do on long rides...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-22-2012, 05:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 606
Posted By WzGy44
I know what you mean about being different than...

I know what you mean about being different than an e46. Driving around in the e36 I feel like I'm back in the nineties haha. Good luck trying to find that unobtaimiam. I heard there's a company out...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-22-2012, 07:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 606
Posted By WzGy44
New Project *E36

So I'm still a proud owner of an E46. But I wanted a toy besides my Subaru and my 323 daily driver wasn't going to be victim haha. Yesterday I bought a 1994 325i and saved it from the scrapyard....
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-15-2012, 07:05 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 8,143
Posted By WzGy44
It's a shame you don't leave closer to New...

It's a shame you don't leave closer to New England. I would have done it for $50.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-13-2012, 12:02 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 8,143
Posted By WzGy44
The end story here is you should be fine. It's...

The end story here is you should be fine. It's going to take a lot more than a chassis brace bolt to take your BMW out. I've been pleasantly surprised at how rugged these cars can be (and yet...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-12-2012, 11:43 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 8,143
Posted By WzGy44
Yes it is perfectly fine to run a slightly bigger...

Yes it is perfectly fine to run a slightly bigger tap. You have some room to play with. Keep in mind the area was designed to be strong enough to support the front subframe and frame together during...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-12-2012, 11:25 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 8,143
Posted By WzGy44
I also don't understand why you don't do this....

I also don't understand why you don't do this. Especially since I told you days ago this has worked before. Going to three shops, talking about jb weld solutions and possible ways to get at the bolt...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-05-2012, 10:14 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 8,143
Posted By WzGy44
I had the same problem. I drilled the old bolt...

I had the same problem. I drilled the old bolt out and retapped the hole for a slightly bigger bolt. The whole process took me 20 minutes and a $5 bolt.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-02-2012, 01:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,477
Posted By WzGy44
I had the same codes. I discovered the intake...

I had the same codes. I discovered the intake hose that goes from maf to the throttle body was cracked underneath. It was impossible to discover until I removed it and visually inspected for damage....
Forum: Suspension and Braking 09-17-2012, 02:18 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 197
Posted By WzGy44
Wtb rear coil springs

Need one or two. If you've installed upgrades and have your stock springs laying around make some money and me help revive my dd.

Please no responses saying "get new ones" or "you must replace in...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-14-2012, 08:42 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 9,035
Posted By WzGy44
2000 323i 198,000

2000 323i

198,000
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-13-2012, 01:26 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,944
Posted By WzGy44
So just to wrap this thread up and make it...

So just to wrap this thread up and make it informative for those who read it in the future while researching:

The chassis brace bolts can build up corrosion.

Older e46's have 4 bolts. Newer...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-12-2012, 09:45 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,944
Posted By WzGy44
I do now haha.

I do now haha.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-12-2012, 07:57 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,944
Posted By WzGy44
I'm going to buy the bolts today before work....

I'm going to buy the bolts today before work. does anyone know the part # for these bolts?
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-11-2012, 09:16 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,944
Posted By WzGy44
Damn. It appears as if this will lead to stress...

Damn. It appears as if this will lead to stress fractures if I push my luck. I guess I'll have to fire my Subaru up for a few days until I have the time to remedy the situation. Thanks for the input...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-11-2012, 09:02 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,944
Posted By WzGy44
So the e36 had a straight bar going side near the...

So the e36 had a straight bar going side near the fcab's w/ 2 bolts and then my earlier e46 has a triagle (side to side and then toward the front) w/3 bolts. This brace is that integral?
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-11-2012, 08:56 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,944
Posted By WzGy44
On a side note nice evil Heisenberg/ Walter White...

On a side note nice evil Heisenberg/ Walter White pic mango. Big fan of Breaking Bad?
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-11-2012, 08:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,944
Posted By WzGy44
The 8 bolt comment also makes me wonder if we're...

The 8 bolt comment also makes me wonder if we're all on the same page. The brace I'm referring to is a triangle and only has 3 bolts.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-11-2012, 05:12 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,944
Posted By WzGy44
Ok so after being patient and trying a few...

Ok so after being patient and trying a few different methods the bolt on the drivers side broke off this morning. I will have to get the broken piece out and will probably have to break the bolt of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-08-2012, 03:57 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,624
Posted By WzGy44
I drive my 323i everyday and will do so until...

I drive my 323i everyday and will do so until something catastrophic happens to it; 197k and counting. Of course living in New England I cheat on the snowy days of winter with my 2000 Subaru obs. For...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-03-2012, 09:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 273
Posted By WzGy44
I actually ordered the sensor off eeuroparts.com....

I actually ordered the sensor off eeuroparts.com. I've made a few orders off their website and have always been happy with them. It was $57.45 w/ free shipping.
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