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Forum: Complete Cars 03-23-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 808
Posted By lowrider
Sold

Sold
Forum: Complete Cars 03-22-2014, 03:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 808
Posted By lowrider
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Forum: Complete Cars 03-22-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 808
Posted By lowrider
FS 2000 323ci - Topaz Blue - $4000 - Socal

Up for sale is my 2000 323ci w/ Premium Pkg. I have owned the car since 2006 when it had 124k miles on it. 5 speed manual. I have maintained the car which you will be able to see below in the list of...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 10-17-2013, 09:33 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 8,186
Posted By lowrider
So some words of caution. Despite rebuilding the...

So some words of caution. Despite rebuilding the transmission twice I was never able to get it to smoothly shift in to 3rd or 4th. Also there was some drag on the input/output shafts.

Long story...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-17-2013, 09:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 616
Posted By lowrider
Welp pulled the trigger and bought the crankshaft...

Welp pulled the trigger and bought the crankshaft position sensor from long beach bmw. Took me about 45 min to install. Car started right up and came out of limp mode without any code clearing. Used...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-14-2013, 09:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 616
Posted By lowrider
Not sure if you ever fixed the problem but I am...

Not sure if you ever fixed the problem but I am having similar issues. I did a clutch/flywheel/trans swap (among other things) and now I am having this problem as well. Apparently you can pop the...
Forum: The Showroom 10-14-2013, 12:15 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,630
Posted By lowrider
When it was on the engine stand <a href><img...

When it was on the engine stand

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Forum: General E46 Forum 10-11-2013, 10:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 394
Posted By lowrider
Have you tried removing the cluster and then...

Have you tried removing the cluster and then disconnecting the two plugs? It's super easy, just two torx screws
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-11-2013, 10:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 394
Posted By lowrider
Actually it's not the gong test, but the cluster...

Actually it's not the gong test, but the cluster test. See link: http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.php?61718-INFO-E46-Instrument-Cluster-Test
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-11-2013, 10:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 394
Posted By lowrider
Run the instrument cluster test. I think it's...

Run the instrument cluster test. I think it's called gong test or something. I'll try and find a link for it for you
Forum: The Showroom 09-24-2013, 12:30 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,630
Posted By lowrider
Had to tear apart the trans one more time...

Had to tear apart the trans one more time (dragging 3rd/4th shift fork), but will have finished pics within 2 weeks. I really miss driving my car :b:
Forum: Interior 09-08-2013, 09:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 626
Posted By lowrider
PM'd you. Dibs

PM'd you. Dibs
Forum: Interior 09-07-2013, 02:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 428
Posted By lowrider
Would take the cluster off your hands, although...

Would take the cluster off your hands, although all I really need is the housing.
Forum: Interior 09-07-2013, 02:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,573
Posted By lowrider
If sale falls through, I'll take it. I'm local,...

If sale falls through, I'll take it. I'm local, PM me.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-05-2013, 10:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 478
Posted By lowrider
+1 on the battery. My old one even tested good at...

+1 on the battery. My old one even tested good at the autoparts store but I had them replace it anyways. All problems solved with the new one.
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 09-05-2013, 10:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,084
Posted By lowrider
I was just giving you sh!t haha. You guys rebuild...

I was just giving you sh!t haha. You guys rebuild the m3 manual trans at all? Seems hard since BMW wont sell parts for it. Just curious.
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 09-05-2013, 02:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,084
Posted By lowrider
Looks a bit...unfinished for my tastes :P

Looks a bit...unfinished for my tastes :P
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-01-2013, 07:42 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,433
Posted By lowrider
It takes time to do well, but eventually you will...

It takes time to do well, but eventually you will get better at downshifting and you will LOVE it!

Check this video out, I found it very informative before I rebuilt my transmission and it should...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-31-2013, 01:39 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 8,186
Posted By lowrider
Clutch Install Time! Molybdenum Disulfide...

Clutch Install Time!

Molybdenum Disulfide Grease (AKA Molykote <-- that "special" BMW grease. Use this on all splines and the throwout bearing guide tube)

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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-31-2013, 01:28 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 8,186
Posted By lowrider
Just the Bentley manual and some guidance from...

Just the Bentley manual and some guidance from the link in my first post. You can get most everything either through getBMWpart (this is who I purchased from) or ECS Tuning. They take care of...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-30-2013, 02:22 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 8,186
Posted By lowrider
Small update: received the clutch kit from...

Small update: received the clutch kit from gripforce (trying them out). Waiting on orders from ECS and UUC to finish the car.

Went with the carbon/kevlar option:

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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-28-2013, 08:40 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 8,186
Posted By lowrider
Wow ya, checked realoem and there is nothing...

Wow ya, checked realoem and there is nothing there besides the stuff you said. Looks like I got lucky then.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-28-2013, 07:53 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 8,186
Posted By lowrider
Thanks! Yea I saw your DIY, holy crap...

Thanks!



Yea I saw your DIY, holy crap what a lot of work for an auto. You did a great job of identifying all the details :clap:

You can't get Getrag 226 stuff from Germany through...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-27-2013, 12:38 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 8,186
Posted By lowrider
Looks like that got handled for me. But you're...

Looks like that got handled for me. But you're right, I have noticed a decline in activity on this forum. Not nearly what it used to be 3 or 4 years ago. I guess everybody is driving e90's now.
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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 08-25-2013, 11:11 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 8,186
Posted By lowrider
Small update: Machined a new clutch lever pivot...

Small update: Machined a new clutch lever pivot pin out of aluminum to replace the factory plastic one.

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