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Forum: General E46 Forum Yesterday, 06:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 401
Posted By TR4G-
Interior trim pictures

Here's mine. Only the best of potato pictures obviously! Vinyl "carbon fiber"

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And yes, I'm aware my A pillars are not there. WIP
Forum: General E46 Forum Yesterday, 01:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 460
Posted By TR4G-
It's hard to find all those pieces in black...

It's hard to find all those pieces in black though. The headliner id do myself but I'm not trying to buy all the handles and crap in black. Would cost a lot relative to how much I've spent so far
Forum: E46 Xi Forum Yesterday, 10:45 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 79
Posted By TR4G-
Anyone else gotten a steering rack from Rackdoctor?

Got a remanufactured BMW xi rack from Rackdoctor when my stock one developed a leak. Installed it myself at 171k miles. It's completely compromised now at 185k, leaking HEAVILY from both boots. Got...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-19-2015, 06:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 460
Posted By TR4G-
Back doors: 600848 Next I'm gonna do...

Back doors:

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Next I'm gonna do some of the trim pieces and then the headliner and parts up there. Thinking all black headliner and pillars with the attached piece tan, like the visors...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-19-2015, 02:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 350
Posted By TR4G-
It's kind of hard to appreciate this with the...

It's kind of hard to appreciate this with the size of the pictures :\
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-19-2015, 01:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 164
Posted By TR4G-
honestly, it could just be the ear style clamps...

honestly, it could just be the ear style clamps you (or they) used. I've replaced a ton of boots on my car and the band style clamps are WAY more reliable than the ear style clamps. You can tighten...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-19-2015, 01:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 155
Posted By TR4G-
I was thinking about this as well, but I can't...

I was thinking about this as well, but I can't figure out how to remove the piece itself without breaking it. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-19-2015, 12:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 460
Posted By TR4G-
Almost done two toning my e46

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Still need to address the pillars and headliner
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-18-2015, 05:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 155
Posted By TR4G-
Sedan rear seat back upper connector. Replaceable?

This part that secures the upper back of the rear seats in my sedan has seen better days. Over the years it's gotten more and more jammed until recently I almost couldnt remove the seat. The metal...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-06-2015, 10:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 319
Posted By TR4G-
I'm going to pay closer attention to my cluster...

I'm going to pay closer attention to my cluster next time this occurs. If it is the fuel pump then my mpg gauge should shift all the way to the left when it occurs.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-06-2015, 04:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 319
Posted By TR4G-
It was replaced at 120k miles. Cant view...

It was replaced at 120k miles. Cant view signature on mobile, I'll have to wait till after work
Forum: Buyer/Seller Feedback Forum 05-06-2015, 01:28 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,121
Posted By TR4G-
I haven't had issues from ecs. I ordered their...

I haven't had issues from ecs. I ordered their power steering line kit that comes with 4 hoses and the appropriate washers. They gave me completely brand new hardware including the banjo bolts! They...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-06-2015, 11:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 319
Posted By TR4G-
I can hear what I think is my fuel pump during normal driving. Is this normal?

2001 325xi 185k miles. I have my rear seats out of my car (not sure if this makes it easier to hear) but lately while driving I can hear my fuel pump (I think) activating a lot. It sounds like a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-03-2015, 12:50 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 636
Posted By TR4G-
Mine is absolute ****. I only ever do it under my...

Mine is absolute ****. I only ever do it under my chin and even then its like 10-20 feet max. Three years ago I used to be able to unlock it from my 4th floor apartment balcony without the chin...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-03-2015, 12:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 228
Posted By TR4G-
Wait so are you thinking about somehow squeezing...

Wait so are you thinking about somehow squeezing the grease into the boot through the existing tear? I'm willing to bet this wont work at all considering how fast the axle spins when you are at...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-03-2015, 12:45 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 98
Posted By TR4G-
Super small "knocking" only when I turn the AC on...

So when I turn my AC on (aka the snowflake) I can feel a super duper subtle knocking of sorts through my foot when its on the dead pedal. Also have had some weird AC issues over the past few years....
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-30-2015, 05:35 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 33,760
Posted By TR4G-
So when you get this done, are you allowed to...

So when you get this done, are you allowed to watch? Replacing the airbag is a pretty straightforward process and theoretically should only take 30 minutes. You just pop the cover and unscrew it and...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-29-2015, 10:34 AM
Replies: 1,107
Views: 87,469
Posted By TR4G-
Around 6 hours or so. However I started it right...

Around 6 hours or so. However I started it right before vacation and then it rained all day xD so I had to leave her up on ramps for a week while I was in costa rica. I also spent a fair amount of...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-28-2015, 10:35 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 88,250
Posted By TR4G-
Just a heads up: the lower mounting bolt of the...

Just a heads up: the lower mounting bolt of the alternator screws into a nut type deal on the back of the alternator. The reason so many people are having trouble removing the alternator is because...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-28-2015, 10:21 PM
Replies: 1,107
Views: 87,469
Posted By TR4G-
Here's my xi this past weekend! Replaced the OFHG...

Here's my xi this past weekend! Replaced the OFHG and all the ps lines (minus the metal cooling coil).

http://i.imgur.com/uirmjpM.png
Forum: The Showroom 04-28-2015, 08:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 718
Posted By TR4G-
you should buy the hvac relocation bracket. Makes...

you should buy the hvac relocation bracket. Makes it look very clean and the hvac panel wont flap around.

Whats the significance of the ZU versus the other models eonon offers
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-28-2015, 05:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 480
Posted By TR4G-
Yeah, this place is owned by a friend of mine as...

Yeah, this place is owned by a friend of mine as well. Which is why it's upsetting even more. I actually worked there when I was in high school and they had me doing the same **** to other peoples...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-28-2015, 03:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 480
Posted By TR4G-
So is it normal for mechanics to over torque lugnuts?

Everytime I try and work on my car after having taken it to my mechanic, I can't get the ****ing wheels off. The shop just uses an air powered ratchet to tighten the wheels instead of using a torque...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-27-2015, 02:36 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,080
Posted By TR4G-
I didn't realize they did that sort of survey

I didn't realize they did that sort of survey
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-27-2015, 08:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 369
Posted By TR4G-
With the information/link I posted above... ...

With the information/link I posted above...

but it also depends on the type of adapter you use: https://www.motorcraftservice.com/renderers/torquewrench/wrench_formula_main_en.asp
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