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Forum: General E46 Forum Yesterday, 06:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 395
Posted By steveintheburgh
Ive secured everything from the tail up to this...

Ive secured everything from the tail up to this joint. Heat shields are secure. Basically process of elimination.
Even went as far as replacing the below---the arm was MIA and replacing it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-28-2015, 03:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 395
Posted By steveintheburgh
Thanks all----looks like I will live w/ the...

Thanks all----looks like I will live w/ the remaining rattle until the exhaust goes.....
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-27-2015, 08:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 395
Posted By steveintheburgh
Exhaust Gaskets asking for trouble?

140K miles on this exhaust.
Looking to eliminate vibration/rattles and I'm all the way back to where the downpipe meets the exhaust.

question is---am I asking for trouble in attempting to replace...
Forum: Suspension and Braking 06-16-2015, 11:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 786
Posted By steveintheburgh
still interested-PM me

still interested-PM me
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-15-2015, 01:34 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 283
Posted By steveintheburgh
Answered my own question on the bump by looking...

Answered my own question on the bump by looking under the boot. Duh. No room for a bump stop.

Still curious about the lock nut size.
Forum: Suspension and Braking 06-15-2015, 01:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 786
Posted By steveintheburgh
PMd

PMd
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-15-2015, 01:07 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 283
Posted By steveintheburgh
bilstein front struts...bump stop?

Bought a lightly used set of bilstein sports.
Do they call for a bump stop as the OEMs do?

Also--does anyone know the size of the nut for the top of the strut---securing it to the strut mount?
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-20-2015, 12:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 237
Posted By steveintheburgh
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=1074...

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=1074955&highlight=rattle+2k
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-13-2015, 08:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 155
Posted By steveintheburgh
different companies offering lighting ref on this...

different companies offering lighting ref on this site have the DIYs posted on their websites
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-08-2015, 07:38 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 619
Posted By steveintheburgh
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=9393...

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=939361&highlight=2k+rattle
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-07-2015, 02:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 619
Posted By steveintheburgh
Resolved! (sort of) Replaced the hanger...

Resolved! (sort of)

Replaced the hanger just behind the transmission (per another thread).
http://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/showparts?id=AN37-USA---E46-BMW-325i&diagId=18_0445

Mine had...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-03-2015, 09:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 619
Posted By steveintheburgh
sounds very very similar to this.... ...

sounds very very similar to this....

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=939361&highlight=rattle

again---mine is exactly at the same RPM (2K) when accelerating. Not if in neutral.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-02-2015, 03:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 619
Posted By steveintheburgh
Loose exhaust is what it sounds like...but...

Loose exhaust is what it sounds like...but nothing loose that I've been able to ID....

even if I'm missing something....why consistently at 2k RPM?
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-01-2015, 10:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 619
Posted By steveintheburgh
RESOLVED - sort of Rear rattle when accelerating through 2K RPM???????

I've searched and haven't been able to find a diffinitive answer on this...

1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th gear.....when accelerating through 2000 RPM I hear a rattle from the rear of the car. Sounds like a...
Forum: Suspension and Braking 04-04-2015, 12:33 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 280
Posted By steveintheburgh
PMd

PMd
Forum: Suspension and Braking 04-02-2015, 11:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 397
Posted By steveintheburgh
pm sent

pm sent
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-02-2015, 09:28 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,291
Posted By steveintheburgh
Rattle at 2K RPM

Resurrecting this thread. Anyone else dealing with this?
Mine sounds the same at exactly 2K RPM When Accelerating. All gears.
Sounds like a loose exhaust-but everything is tight (though that...
Forum: Lighting Forum 02-18-2015, 09:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 767
Posted By steveintheburgh
Mine are non clipped. Attached w double sided...

Mine are non clipped. Attached w double sided tape on the outside of the silver bezels. Look solid.
Forum: Lighting Forum 02-18-2015, 07:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 767
Posted By steveintheburgh
from experience: A. You don't necessarily...

from experience:

A. You don't necessarily have to bake the housings. A heat gun w/ some gentle prying w/ a flat head screw driver will accomplish the same...just a different method.
B. You...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-02-2015, 02:05 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,094
Posted By steveintheburgh
Decent DIY for the Fuel Pump here.....hardest...

Decent DIY for the Fuel Pump here.....hardest part for me was not making a mess. I cranked w/ no fuse and still ended up w/ fuel spurting from the line when I disconnected.
Also---make sure the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-02-2015, 11:45 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,094
Posted By steveintheburgh
Lots of info on the forum on fuel pump issues. ...

Lots of info on the forum on fuel pump issues.
You should be able to easily get one for $100-$150.00. I went super cheap on ebay w/ a US seller and paid 75.00 shipped.
That said---I just went...
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 12-18-2014, 07:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,674
Posted By steveintheburgh
PMd

PMd
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 12-18-2014, 07:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,449
Posted By steveintheburgh
PMd

PMd
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-12-2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,588
Posted By steveintheburgh
10 to 1 its the Oil Filter Housing gasket. Mine...

10 to 1 its the Oil Filter Housing gasket. Mine looked like your pics and now its all clean.
If you havent done the CCV ----take the opportunity to do it w/ the alternator, PS Pump and OFH out. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-09-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 190
Posted By steveintheburgh
Nashville Area Side Work

Posted on the regional forum and didn't really get a response.

Looking for someone to refresh the suspension on my 04 330ci.
I have the shocks and struts. Keeping the stock springs. Will...
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