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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 08-23-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 340
Posted By wildcat293
check bottom and tops of rear springs, I bet they...

check bottom and tops of rear springs, I bet they are broken. you should be able to see & feel around them with the wheel off
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-20-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 86,110
Posted By wildcat293
yep car battery should work great

yep car battery should work great
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-20-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 86,110
Posted By wildcat293
not much else to my setup, some old tubing that...

not much else to my setup, some old tubing that fit the barbs and the cheapest harbor freight regulator I could find. paint can is a 1gal from lowes, and an M10x1 nut also from lowes to hold the glow...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 08-20-2014, 07:50 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,665
Posted By wildcat293
Thanks!!!

Thanks!!!
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 08-16-2014, 09:26 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,665
Posted By wildcat293
wow weird thread! I noticed these kits have...

wow weird thread!

I noticed these kits have a washer in them now. On my XI during tight turns my bushing likes to pop out a bit. not a big deal but I bet thats what the washer is for.

the weird...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-19-2014, 06:36 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,982
Posted By wildcat293
http://redlinegoods.com/SteeringWheelCover.php ...

http://redlinegoods.com/SteeringWheelCover.php

they are moving their BMW stuff to UUC but it isnt posted yet. You can contact them and get a quote while you wait.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-27-2014, 08:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 457
Posted By wildcat293
check rear springs also

check rear springs also
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-27-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 32,640
Posted By wildcat293
so has anyone tried the FK coilovers? They are...

so has anyone tried the FK coilovers? They are less expensive than springs & shocks. OOS until Aug on ECS however
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-04-2014, 06:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 543
Posted By wildcat293
yep, buy a new fill plug when you do this, it has...

yep, buy a new fill plug when you do this, it has a gasket integrated in it

dont use with any kind of washer
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-04-2014, 06:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 638
Posted By wildcat293
http://www.car-part.com/ or call local junk...

http://www.car-part.com/

or call local junk yard


expensive mistake dude but surprised it killed engine. did you overheat?
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-04-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 511
Posted By wildcat293
redline sounds like a good choice

redline sounds like a good choice
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-31-2014, 08:59 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,578
Posted By wildcat293
did you ever check the intake boots? this is...

did you ever check the intake boots? this is classic for massive leak at intake boots
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-31-2014, 08:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 625
Posted By wildcat293
it would be easier and cheaper to buy a different...

it would be easier and cheaper to buy a different car. it sounds like you should have bought a mustang...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-22-2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,578
Posted By wildcat293
check upper and lower intake boot. you should...

check upper and lower intake boot. you should remove them to check thoroughly as installed they can look fine.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-22-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,462
Posted By wildcat293
still bet its the oil filter housing gasket. ...

still bet its the oil filter housing gasket.

many people still have leaks after replacing, its a pain in the ass to get it to seal right
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-22-2014, 08:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 733
Posted By wildcat293
did you think we had 4WD with a locking...

did you think we had 4WD with a locking differential???

theres a diff between the front and rear drive shaft. Thats what AWD means.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-21-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 86,110
Posted By wildcat293
Well I had an intake leak I could not find so I...

Well I had an intake leak I could not find so I finally made one. I think I bought the glow plug 3 years ago =)

I wanted to be able to set this on the ground so I went in sideways. Using an old...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-20-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 511
Posted By wildcat293
all e46 Xi's are GM

all e46 Xi's are GM
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-20-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 721
Posted By wildcat293
I think its a lot easier to put it on ramps and...

I think its a lot easier to put it on ramps and jack stands and slide under with the car running. e46 one of the easiest cars to jack up all 4 sides level...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-18-2014, 08:07 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 125,182
Posted By wildcat293
I cant say for sure as I dont have one, but I...

I cant say for sure as I dont have one, but I think that PA Soft programmer is the wrong one.

This thread has good info on the different interfaces:...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-22-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 244
Posted By wildcat293
Need help with lean codes & freeze frame data interpretation

been battling lean codes after I let the car sit a while waiting for warmer weather to fix the CV axle.

At first it was also with an SAP fault. I replaced all SAP vacuum lines, check valve, and...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-11-2014, 05:11 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,459
Posted By wildcat293
I think Dex VI was the first lifetime dextron but...

I think Dex VI was the first lifetime dextron but I might be wrong. Newer versions are almost always backwards compatible, at least for GM fluids. Check the label, I am sure whatever Dex VI fluid you...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-09-2014, 06:54 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,459
Posted By wildcat293
The unique assembly procedure aids the long-term...

The unique assembly procedure aids the long-term durability of the Hydra-Matic 5L40. No maintenance is required and there is an elimination of any potential contaminants entering the transmission...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-01-2014, 08:30 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,187
Posted By wildcat293
using wood to help align worked great. mine...

using wood to help align worked great. mine popped right in with a couple light taps. I used the new c clip that came with the axle (gkn) since it looked just like the old
hard part for me was...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-01-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 23,465
Posted By wildcat293
nope luckily rears are still good on mine. It...

nope luckily rears are still good on mine. It does not look to be a common problem not many threads on it, but it looks like a similar procedure to the fronts
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