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Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-01-2013, 02:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 300
Posted By corNIC
nice that's good to hear i don't have to replace...

nice that's good to hear i don't have to replace the entire light.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-01-2013, 01:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 300
Posted By corNIC
Repair tips, and 'fog' light parts?

Hello friends. So I was unable to avoid a semi truck tire piece the other day on the highway and took it in the front right on the car. The damage is minimal compared to what it could have been and...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-29-2013, 12:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 950
Posted By corNIC
Well I just changed the oil last night with the...

Well I just changed the oil last night with the ecs tuning oil kit. Pretty nice that it actually comes with a new oil drain plug. Not sure wtf they were thinking using an allan wrench on this? ...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-25-2013, 11:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 950
Posted By corNIC
Alan I think he was agreeing with you saying that...

Alan I think he was agreeing with you saying that the extractor is more of a mess than it's worth.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-25-2013, 10:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 950
Posted By corNIC
I was thinking the same thing and my dad...

I was thinking the same thing and my dad mentioned that as well. But then I read some posts of other people saying the pump can actually get more crap out than the drain plug? I don't see how that...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-25-2013, 10:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 950
Posted By corNIC
Oil Extractor e46 M3

Any advice on a good oil extractor for the e46 M3? I also have a 06 x3 that I'd like to use it on which I think holds about 8L so it would be nice to have one that can hold at least 8-9L without...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-20-2013, 10:47 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,586
Posted By corNIC
Well I got it replaced and the car is handling...

Well I got it replaced and the car is handling much better now and the wheel doesn't seem to want to fall off as well. Just wanted to say thanks to everyone here that gave me advice it's much...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-07-2013, 01:30 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,586
Posted By corNIC
I found a shop here locally that will replace...

I found a shop here locally that will replace this for me for 150 dollars if i bring in the part. What a deal.
Forum: General BMW Model Discussion 02-10-2013, 10:02 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 822
Posted By corNIC
850 and a 62? 2002

Saw these guys this weekend good looking!
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-08-2013, 12:05 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,586
Posted By corNIC
The good news is I still have my x5 to drive...

The good news is I still have my x5 to drive around if i totally botch this.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-08-2013, 10:18 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,586
Posted By corNIC
Well I was wathcing a video of a guy replacing...

Well I was wathcing a video of a guy replacing one of these a few days ago and he used a ball joint press at some point? I am guessing he purchased all the parts seperately. I'm assuming that one...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-06-2013, 06:14 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,586
Posted By corNIC
I think this is the part number I am looking for...

I think this is the part number I am looking for BMW # 31 12 2 229 454. Correct? Also am I going to need to go into a shop and have this pressed or can I truly do this in the ole driveway. By the...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-06-2013, 05:33 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,586
Posted By corNIC
Okay this is making sense now, so why can you not...

Okay this is making sense now, so why can you not replace just the ball joint, just curious. Could I just take the wishbone thing into a shop and have them replace the bushing?
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-06-2013, 05:07 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,586
Posted By corNIC
Okay so I did some due diligence before ordering...

Okay so I did some due diligence before ordering parts. I don't think this is the tie rod at all now. Attached below is where I'm 95% sure the movement is coming from, I'm such a freaking noob I...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-06-2013, 12:01 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,586
Posted By corNIC
Wow my dealer only wants 181 for both the left...

Wow my dealer only wants 181 for both the left and right full tie rod parts. I'm not seeing them online anywhere for under 220. Didn't expect the dealer to be cheaper? lol
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-06-2013, 11:41 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,586
Posted By corNIC
Yep I just purchased a tie rod puller for like 12...

Yep I just purchased a tie rod puller for like 12 bucks on ebay. (figure it will come in handy). I'm still going to doublecheck before I order the parts like you said. I was just going to replace...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-06-2013, 09:38 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,586
Posted By corNIC
Basically from what I have been reading I...

Basically from what I have been reading I definitely think it's the tie rod. I'm going to get under it again and take the wheel off to try and see if I can prove that movement is in the ball...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-05-2013, 04:14 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,586
Posted By corNIC
All right gents. I finally had a decent day of...

All right gents. I finally had a decent day of weather and some time, so I made some ghetto ramps to get my jack under the car and then did what many of you suggested. I had what I would consider...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-25-2013, 09:23 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,586
Posted By corNIC
Well if you want a good chuckle for your Friday...

Well if you want a good chuckle for your Friday morning, I get ready to jack up the car last night to check the tie rod etc. and my car jack is about 1.5 inches too tall to fit under my M3 lol! I...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-25-2013, 09:21 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,948
Posted By corNIC
I'm new here and posed several questions and...

I'm new here and posed several questions and people were generally really helpful to me so far. It's sort of like complaining about facebook(which I no longer use) or whatever that stupid instagram...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-21-2013, 09:31 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,586
Posted By corNIC
Yep I'm absolutely going to do that it's just...

Yep I'm absolutely going to do that it's just been to frakin busy lately to take a peak, hoping to do it tomorrow. :D
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-21-2013, 05:58 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,586
Posted By corNIC
Well this very well might be my issue, can you...

Well this very well might be my issue, can you advise where I need to check cause I'm not totally familiar with what the xpipe is etc. Thanks man!
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-15-2013, 11:01 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,586
Posted By corNIC
I'll do it, I'm still driving in to work...

I'll do it, I'm still driving in to work currently as I'm only making right hand turns so could be a while :P lol.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-15-2013, 09:59 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,586
Posted By corNIC
lol yes the old only make right turns maneuver. ...

lol yes the old only make right turns maneuver. I was tinkering with it last night it does in fact do it at slow speeds too, it almost the sound I would expect from a tire rubbing on the wheel well...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-14-2013, 04:07 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,586
Posted By corNIC
If I had to guess its the tie rod does that sound...

If I had to guess its the tie rod does that sound reasonable?
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