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Forum: General E46 Forum 12-22-2013, 08:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,304
Posted By chazstace
There is an easier way, get a 15mm or 16mm hole...

There is an easier way, get a 15mm or 16mm hole saw attachment for your drill. if you have a 16mm do not drill all the way down as this is a fraction larger than the hole.

This will then avoid...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-16-2013, 06:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 501
Posted By chazstace
I was in 3rd cruising quite slow behind another...

I was in 3rd cruising quite slow behind another car, water was only few insh deep if that. I was thinking a bent Con rod would make the engine vibrate a low RPM? this seems to transfer to the clutch...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-16-2013, 05:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 501
Posted By chazstace
I can clear the codes and car smooths out, but I...

I can clear the codes and car smooths out, but I still get the pulsing/wobble through the clutch pedal. (slight) then the missfire comes back...
No knocking since oil was changed.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-16-2013, 05:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 501
Posted By chazstace
Codes are missfire on Cylinders 5 and 2 , low...

Codes are missfire on Cylinders 5 and 2 , low fuel level signal
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-16-2013, 05:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 501
Posted By chazstace
simota (was running)

simota (was running)
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-16-2013, 05:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 501
Posted By chazstace
Angry Hydrolock? Help

HI all,
I was driving a 325i saloon through town in a downpour, hit a puddle and the car stalled out. It's running a CAI, so its taken on water. Initially it wouldn't crank, left for 10 mins and it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-19-2013, 04:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 392
Posted By chazstace
Do you have a sunroof or antenna?

Do you have a sunroof or antenna?
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-19-2013, 04:51 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,120
Posted By chazstace
I think it's better the devil you know, you can...

I think it's better the devil you know, you can pickup a sport interior for not much money these days, you will know the suspension is good as it will be new with the coil-overs.
Just go for it!
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 09-07-2012, 04:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,012
Posted By chazstace
I have my GPS antenna behind the interior light...

I have my GPS antenna behind the interior light cluster, never had a problem with it there.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-31-2012, 04:10 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,738
Posted By chazstace
$55.03 to fill up? its like $155 here ! Had...

$55.03 to fill up? its like $155 here !

Had it down below 0 before, you get "----" still runs :)
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 06-24-2012, 06:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,849
Posted By chazstace
I have noticed that all the end links I have...

I have noticed that all the end links I have found don't seem to have enough thread to lock against the shock at the front, put a couple of good quality washers over the stud before bolting up, this...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 06-24-2012, 06:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,849
Posted By chazstace
1. If your rear adjuster is on the bottom, it...

1. If your rear adjuster is on the bottom, it should be at the top (kinda setup upside down to what you might think)
2. If you have not used both upper and lower spring pads (probably because you...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 06-24-2012, 05:58 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 7,954
Posted By chazstace
Ermmmm.. I could be wrong but that looks like the...

Ermmmm.. I could be wrong but that looks like the original OEM drop link?.... you need shortened drop links end of.

There are a LOT of people on the forums which have no hands on experience with...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-27-2012, 02:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,330
Posted By chazstace
It's noise in the system, it can come from the...

It's noise in the system, it can come from the alternator. Check you have a good ground. If not you may need to use some kind of filter.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-13-2012, 04:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 792
Posted By chazstace
Sounds like its deadlocked, "sigh" I think...

Sounds like its deadlocked, "sigh"

I think this is going to be a PITA.

You will need to take the door card off while its closed, it's hard to do without damaging the door card, possible remove...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-13-2012, 03:40 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,133
Posted By chazstace
Repair it!, not the end of the world. Maybe have...

Repair it!, not the end of the world. Maybe have a chat with BMW HQ to see if they can help :)
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-13-2012, 03:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,410
Posted By chazstace
No problem, it's worth an upgrade if like me your...

No problem, it's worth an upgrade if like me your existing stock shocks are getting old. The OEM stuff we pulled from each car has quite bad corrosion on it's powered coated steel, and some units had...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-13-2012, 03:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,410
Posted By chazstace
OK, perhaps read the above again!. Pros of...

OK, perhaps read the above again!.

Pros of KW over this the pro-sport.

- Adjustable Bump & rebound (higher cost and more complex components)
- Materials that do not rust ( higher cost, and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-13-2012, 12:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,410
Posted By chazstace
Budget Coilover positive review and install tips.

Hi all!

Thought I would take some time to put the record straight on budget coil-overs. I have put a fair bit of research into this and I have found a lot of bad information out there, some of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-06-2012, 04:19 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,955
Posted By chazstace
Ok, a couple of issues here, I think: 1....

Ok, a couple of issues here, I think:

1. Take a look at your wishbones rather than your bushes. It looks like your having some unwanted movement back and forth. This would be putting un nessasary ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-22-2012, 04:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,773
Posted By chazstace
There are a lot of users that have fitted these...

There are a lot of users that have fitted these kits incorrectly. The main issue I see here is people putting the adjuster at the rear at the bottom of the set-up. these adjusters should be at the...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 03-18-2012, 06:37 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,977
Posted By chazstace
I connected the original factory antenna to the...

I connected the original factory antenna to the TMC, This gives me TMC coverage almost everywhere 100% of the time.

I then tapped into the lower part of the antenna on the actual rear screen...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-21-2012, 01:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 562
Posted By chazstace
Shocks being as old as they are I don't think...

Shocks being as old as they are I don't think they would take it. Only thing I get at the moment seems to be a little bit of wheel hop in a hard corner, like the wheels loose the road on the front...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-21-2012, 01:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 562
Posted By chazstace
There is a LOT of info, Just wanted peoples...

There is a LOT of info, Just wanted peoples recommendations please. :thumbup:
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-21-2012, 01:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 562
Posted By chazstace
Note sure what to do to lower 328?

Hi Fanatics

Not sure what option to go for to lower my 328i Saloon.

The handling at the moment seems very good, even when pushing hard it grips very well and seems well planted.

The last...
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