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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 10-25-2014, 07:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 695
Posted By tttomttt
This subject was brought up last year. Check the...

This subject was brought up last year. Check the XI forum. I feel as though I now have solved my vibration problem by removing, inspecting and greasing my rear CV joints. This of course after...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 10-05-2014, 10:39 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,421
Posted By tttomttt
So on with the continuing vibration under load...

So on with the continuing vibration under load after car warms up. I had to wait to have the time to devote to this problem and recently I did have the time to work on the car. I had purchased rear...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-01-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 295
Posted By tttomttt
If I might inquire.... Why are you replacing it?...

If I might inquire.... Why are you replacing it? I'm just asking for my own interest in solving a problem.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-12-2014, 11:24 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,490
Posted By tttomttt
I recently used Redline dex 6. You could also use...

I recently used Redline dex 6. You could also use a dex 3 as per original fill. My first change I used AC delco dex 6 and did not have any issues. Some dex 6 are synblend so make sure you get what...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-28-2014, 09:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 544
Posted By tttomttt
I personally could not agree more. How could it...

I personally could not agree more. How could it possibly hurt. Old myths sometimes die hard.
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 03-23-2014, 09:52 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 163
Posted By tttomttt
front differential output bearing

I have posted this question elsewhere on this forum and have not gotten an answer as of yet. I apologize in advance if reposting here is an issue with the mods. I have a 2003 330xi with 150,000 and I...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-19-2014, 05:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 221
Posted By tttomttt
bump

bump
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 03-18-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,421
Posted By tttomttt
Even at its worst my vibration would dissipate at...

Even at its worst my vibration would dissipate at higher rpm's. If you read all my posts related to this issue I replaced giubo, csb, tx case fluid and mount. I would have sworn it was rear...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 03-18-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,421
Posted By tttomttt
The vibration I have occurs @ 2300 rpm. I still...

The vibration I have occurs @ 2300 rpm. I still am experiencing this same vibration albeit very faintly now. I am awaiting further comments on that diff output roller bearing possible issue.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-18-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 221
Posted By tttomttt
front differential output bearing

I recently replaced both front cv axles on my 2003 330xi. Everything went as smooth as possible thanks to all the great info provided by this site. Upon removing the drivers side seal I attempted to...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 03-16-2014, 08:41 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,421
Posted By tttomttt
So on with the continuing saga of vibration while...

So on with the continuing saga of vibration while accelerating. Both the wife and I swore we felt the vibration in the middle of the car. With that in mind I changed the Giubo, CSB, and transfer case...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 03-09-2014, 06:49 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 26,735
Posted By tttomttt
Try NOPI. They had the best price I've seen. Good...

Try NOPI. They had the best price I've seen. Good customer service as well.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 03-09-2014, 06:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 283
Posted By tttomttt
Search for German Auto Solutions. If the vacuum...

Search for German Auto Solutions. If the vacuum chamber is still good they have a kit to repair the flapper.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-23-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 893
Posted By tttomttt
Fel pro 35489 I believe.

Fel pro 35489 I believe.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-13-2014, 10:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 589
Posted By tttomttt
This has been a problem with several xi vehicles...

This has been a problem with several xi vehicles this year. I recently posted the same issue and ended up changing my engine mounts and even though both were completely shot (separated top to bottom)...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-07-2014, 06:40 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,752
Posted By tttomttt
Welcome. Read this forum religiously and you will...

Welcome. Read this forum religiously and you will be up on all the maintenance required and any troubleshooting of issues that may come up. How you getting along with all the snow with a 325i in...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-31-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,421
Posted By tttomttt
The wife and I took a trip to Cortland in upstate...

The wife and I took a trip to Cortland in upstate NY last weekend to see my son play Ice Hockey. The trip was to include a further trip to Buffalo to see him play 2 more games on Saturday and Sunday....
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-31-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,746
Posted By tttomttt
I found my BMW antifreeze at CARQUEST Auto parts...

I found my BMW antifreeze at CARQUEST Auto parts for $20.00 a year ago. They seem to stock a few quality items like this. I don't know if they are a nationwide company.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-29-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 180
Posted By tttomttt
When I purchased my car my passenger mirror had a...

When I purchased my car my passenger mirror had a mind of its own. It would wander no matter where the mirror switch was. I had it fixed as part of the purchase agreement and BMW found that it was...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-23-2014, 06:40 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,191
Posted By tttomttt
+1 on some of the wiring being prewired. My fuse...

+1 on some of the wiring being prewired. My fuse box was already taken care. However I did need to purchase seats, console switch, some connectors (to keep it looking professional), and wire. Not a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-09-2014, 07:39 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 4,710
Posted By tttomttt
+1 on that. I have an 2003 Ford Focus SE with a...

+1 on that. I have an 2003 Ford Focus SE with a 16 valve DOHC Zetec engine that was also quick as hell. I passed it down to my son and bought my 2003 330xi. Every time I perform maintenance on this...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-30-2013, 08:48 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,372
Posted By tttomttt
+1 with what everyone said. Be methodical, take...

+1 with what everyone said. Be methodical, take your time and it will reward you by not only fixing your leak but getting to know your car better. Do your research and then go to town on it.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 11-23-2013, 08:47 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,137
Posted By tttomttt
I thought somebody had a writeup on this...

I thought somebody had a writeup on this connecting to a vacuum port at the back of the engine L/H side. It is essentially a capped off connection.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 11-20-2013, 05:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 531
Posted By tttomttt
If you are interested I have 2 fronts from my...

If you are interested I have 2 fronts from my 330xi that are in good shape. The rears were broken at the very bottom. Still had enough bottom on them to hold the car steady and could not even tell...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 11-19-2013, 05:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 491
Posted By tttomttt
The only thing sounding sketchy is you... I used...

The only thing sounding sketchy is you... I used similar spring compressors from Harbor freight I believe they were $19 bucks. Good luck.
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