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Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-18-2011, 12:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,058
Posted By tntempest
Ive got both coming in this week brand new from a...

Ive got both coming in this week brand new from a dealer so I can compare then for my 03 M3
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-04-2011, 03:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,598
Posted By tntempest
I just did my clutch last month, and I have a...

I just did my clutch last month, and I have a lift and it sucked. Mainly because of the bellhousing bolt that is at the 2 oclock position and getting the starters pin back in. Clean the starter pin...
Forum: Complete Cars 12-29-2010, 02:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 888
Posted By tntempest
FS 2001 330ci Chattanooga Tn $7000

For sale 2001 330ci 5 speed. Titanium silver on Grey leather. Car has 164k miles but is in very good condition. List of maintenance done in the last 6 months is extensive. I go through every BMW...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-23-2010, 01:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 469
Posted By tntempest
Get used ones off ebay, or new ones are actually...

Get used ones off ebay, or new ones are actually pretty cheap
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-06-2010, 06:04 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,849
Posted By tntempest
Just changed my original clutch out last weekend,...

Just changed my original clutch out last weekend, it had 164k on it. I was surprised the disc was still in good shape. I guess the pressure plate springs had gotten weak. It would only slip on...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-03-2010, 06:51 PM
Replies: 28,706
Views: 2,141,487
Posted By tntempest
I changed my clutch for a new sachs unit, rebuilt...

I changed my clutch for a new sachs unit, rebuilt entire shifter linkage, control arm bushings, oil level sensor, guibo, csb, trans bushings, more than likely something else also. Still have all 4...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-13-2010, 09:39 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 23,280
Posted By tntempest
Please tell us wider tires are going on those...

Please tell us wider tires are going on those wheels, those don't look right and cant be recommended for that width wheel
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-09-2010, 03:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,445
Posted By tntempest
If your car is 2002 or newer and has less than ...

If your car is 2002 or newer and has less than 80k miles it is covered under the Federal Emissions Performance warranty. BMW cannot deny this claim, nor charge your for diagnosing or replacement. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-05-2010, 01:10 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,380
Posted By tntempest
It always floats in, because the pistons are on...

It always floats in, because the pistons are on only one side. The thickness of the outer pad always dictates the distance to the wheel.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-04-2010, 03:09 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,380
Posted By tntempest
Guys, Pad thickness is directly related to...

Guys,

Pad thickness is directly related to the distance of the caliper to the wheel. The caliper rides (floats) on pins, and the wheel side distance is related to the thickness of the pad. As...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-11-2010, 06:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 581
Posted By tntempest
Changed oil level sensor still get light

Changed my oil level sensor today, I had the yellow light on for 15 seconds or so at startup normal failure. Anyway after buying 8 new yield bolts for the crossmember I finally decided to tackle...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-07-2010, 09:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,503
Posted By tntempest
I'd bet money the factory cross hatch is still on...

I'd bet money the factory cross hatch is still on the bore. The bottom ends are like was said above good for 300k. I just sold a E30 with over 200k that still runs like new. I have 163k on my...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-30-2010, 02:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,203
Posted By tntempest
These are a lot cheaper than you would think, the...

These are a lot cheaper than you would think, the price of used ones on ebay is almost that of new ones. I lucked out and got some good used ones off ebay, but it was a gamble. I was able to clean...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-09-2010, 05:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 676
Posted By tntempest
If you have a 2002 or maybe 2003 or newer panel...

If you have a 2002 or maybe 2003 or newer panel it will not work, the old connector has 4 wires, the newer panel socket only has prongs. Apparently they moved the dsc wire to another harness. I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-05-2010, 02:48 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,742
Posted By tntempest
You could do it all yourself in an afternoon for...

You could do it all yourself in an afternoon for a ton less.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-05-2010, 09:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,044
Posted By tntempest
I just did mine last week, it has 162k but I was...

I just did mine last week, it has 162k but I was only getting a major clunk when in reverse. It is amazingly different now. I have the tool for sale to do the transverse bushing if anybody is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-26-2010, 10:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 773
Posted By tntempest
In my case my remote did not work, then one day...

In my case my remote did not work, then one day while I was taking it apart to fix the battery it started working all of the sudden, somehow all the force made the connection happen. In my case the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-29-2010, 02:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,107
Posted By tntempest
Did you bleed the slave cyl.

Did you bleed the slave cyl.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-24-2010, 03:56 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,472
Posted By tntempest
DME's are covered by a 8 year 80,000 mile EPA...

DME's are covered by a 8 year 80,000 mile EPA mandated warranty, however forcing them to do the work is not fun. If you can show the past service bulliten on the issue it is good ammunition. I had...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-18-2010, 10:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 502
Posted By tntempest
So there is a chance it's at the other end of the...

So there is a chance it's at the other end of the hard line, I looked once and mine was like the first picture and stopped looking?
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-10-2010, 08:35 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 250
Posted By tntempest
Wanting to buy or rent diff horizontal bushing tool

All,

Anybody out there have a horizontal bushing tool for the rear diff they would like to sell or rent.

Andy
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-09-2010, 07:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,701
Posted By tntempest
Bought a Modine off Ebay with the BMW logo and...

Bought a Modine off Ebay with the BMW logo and part number ground off.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-06-2010, 07:16 AM
Replies: 493
Views: 29,857
Posted By tntempest
Both sides on my 2001 330 coupe are falling,...

Both sides on my 2001 330 coupe are falling, going to try and use the 3m yellow weatherstrip, it is amazing stuff
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-04-2010, 12:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 532
Posted By tntempest
You don't take the headliner out to reinstall the...

You don't take the headliner out to reinstall the cover, you remove the glass portion of the sunroof, very easy to do.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-28-2010, 08:50 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,102
Posted By tntempest
The ebay shifter I bought that looks just like...

The ebay shifter I bought that looks just like that came with a snap ring to hold it in place.
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