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Forum: The Showroom 04-07-2015, 12:20 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 10,681
Posted By Antti
Thanks, good colour when good weather....

Thanks, good colour when good weather. Unfortunately we do have something like 300 days of year bad weather here. It is such difficult to keep clean.
Forum: The Showroom 04-05-2015, 06:59 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 10,681
Posted By Antti
Update time.There has not been any problems with...

Update time.There has not been any problems with this car, just wash, clean and drive.
Polished rear bumper and put summer tyres finally.. hopefully no snow anymore..

Horrible rear bumper
...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 03-18-2015, 05:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 523
Posted By Antti
Look for your option list what suspension you...

Look for your option list what suspension you have..

http://www.bmwarchiv.de/vin/bmw-vin-decoder.html
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-18-2015, 05:10 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 536
Posted By Antti
What i have saw here Finland there is quite a few...

What i have saw here Finland there is quite a few cases that S54 conrod bearings are totally worn out even not so much mileage, 150.000km or so.. Some say that 100.000km is maximum interval for...
Forum: The Showroom 03-18-2015, 03:23 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,427
Posted By Antti
Yesterday i got my new serpentine belt tensioner...

Yesterday i got my new serpentine belt tensioner and other pulley. Both were worn.

New parts from my local parts supplier

http://aor.kuvat.fi/kuvat/Z4%20E85%20Roadster/DSC_0217.JPG/_full.jpg
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Forum: The Showroom 03-18-2015, 03:23 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,427
Posted By Antti
Vanos back in engine. All bolts in correct torque...

Vanos back in engine. All bolts in correct torque and coolant system bleeding done. 8)

http://aor.kuvat.fi/kuvat/Z4%20E85%20Roadster/Variable%20nockenwellensteuerung/1-012.JPG/_full.jpg
...
Forum: The Showroom 03-18-2015, 03:23 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,427
Posted By Antti
Little progress ...

Little progress

http://aor.kuvat.fi/kuvat/Z4%20E85%20Roadster/Variable%20nockenwellensteuerung/DSC_0159.JPG/big
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-18-2015, 12:08 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 6,211
Posted By Antti
DIY´s i have been done Replacing...

DIY´s i have been done

Replacing radiator+expansion tank, not so difficult i say 4/10
Replacing water pump 3/10
Replacing a/c + serpentine belts 3/10
Replacing OFHG 5/10
Replacing...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-17-2015, 02:24 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,791
Posted By Antti
I really dont know which one (beisan or bentley)...

I really dont know which one (beisan or bentley) is correct, personally i just done one vanos seals replacement (Z4) and used beisan torques. No any problems.
I used proxxon 1/4" 6-30nm torque...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-17-2015, 01:21 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,791
Posted By Antti
I found out that difference too. Bentley manual...

I found out that difference too. Bentley manual says this:

Tightening torque
VANOS unit to cylinder head
M6 nut 10 Nm (89 in-lb)
M7 nut 14 Nm (10 ft-lb)

Tightening torque
Hydraulic piston...
Forum: The Showroom 03-11-2015, 05:01 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,427
Posted By Antti
Vanos seal job.. ...

Vanos seal job..

http://aor.kuvat.fi/kuvat/Z4%20E85%20Roadster/Variable%20nockenwellensteuerung/010.JPG/medium
...
Forum: The Showroom 03-11-2015, 04:59 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,427
Posted By Antti
Brakes ready Torque settings for bolts/sliders...

Brakes ready
Torque settings for bolts/sliders from TIS.

http://aor.kuvat.fi/kuvat/Z4%20E85%20Roadster/DSC_0101.jpg/medium

http://aor.kuvat.fi/kuvat/Z4%20E85%20Roadster/DSC_0111.jpg/medium
Forum: The Showroom 03-05-2015, 02:14 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,593
Posted By Antti
I suggest that you dont pour anything fixin...

I suggest that you dont pour anything fixin cement or liquid in your coolant system, it will make problem even worse. It can block heater core etc.
In my mind most cheap and easy thing to do is to...
Forum: The Showroom 03-03-2015, 10:28 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,427
Posted By Antti
Style 108 were in the balancing machine yesterday...

Style 108 were in the balancing machine yesterday and i have some bad news. :cry:

All 4 wheels are some kind of damaged, one of the alloys needs little welding too. Other 3 are not perfectly...
Forum: The Showroom 03-03-2015, 10:28 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,427
Posted By Antti
Bolts in ironx bath.. ...

Bolts in ironx bath..

http://aor.kuvat.fi/kuvat/Z4%20E85%20Roadster/DSC_0060.JPG/medium

http://aor.kuvat.fi/kuvat/Z4%20E85%20Roadster/DSC_0064.JPG/medium

Calibers painted
...
Forum: The Showroom 03-03-2015, 10:28 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,427
Posted By Antti
Time for little update I am waiting for new...

Time for little update

I am waiting for new brake discs, pads etc.. i took old parts off.

Old rear brakes..

http://aor.kuvat.fi/kuvat/Z4%20E85%20Roadster/z4_jarrujenpurku%20004.JPG/medium
...
Forum: The Showroom 03-03-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,427
Posted By Antti
Some little updates I put my vanos job parts...

Some little updates

I put my vanos job parts ready for march. Unfortunately i dont know day when we will do it, but it is now scheduled to march.
...
Forum: The Showroom 03-02-2015, 02:01 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,593
Posted By Antti
You serious that coolant has oil mixed in whole...

You serious that coolant has oil mixed in whole system?
Forum: The Showroom 03-01-2015, 01:57 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,593
Posted By Antti
I would not worry about that yellow youghurt...

I would not worry about that yellow youghurt inside ccv or pipes, it is totally normal when you are driving short distances in winter. Finland we have it usually in every car, it disappears in summer...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-24-2015, 01:44 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 791
Posted By Antti
Time in the overheating, did you put car heater...

Time in the overheating, did you put car heater full max +32c position and blower in full speed? Was there hot air blowing in?
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 02-19-2015, 10:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 343
Posted By Antti
I dont believe it will be much more, because i...

I dont believe it will be much more, because i bought coupler+new bolts from Finland and it was approx 40$ total (50eur). And usually parts are cheaper in usa.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-19-2015, 10:14 PM
Replies: 457
Views: 70,586
Posted By Antti
Those are for colder days, usually we have...

Those are for colder days, usually we have -30celsius in winter. Today was +2celsius and car took only 4km to reach 12 o clock position..
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 02-19-2015, 10:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 343
Posted By Antti
You should test it car engine running. There...

You should test it car engine running. There should be some loose if engine is not running. I do recommend that you change coupler, it is so cheap (40$) and quite easy to diy change.
In my case it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-19-2015, 04:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 395
Posted By Antti
All spark plugs fully tightened?

All spark plugs fully tightened?
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-19-2015, 01:30 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,476
Posted By Antti
And i forgot belts, tensioners, expansion tank...

And i forgot belts, tensioners, expansion tank and lot more things.
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