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Forum: General Off-Topic 09-11-2014, 11:41 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 4,417
Posted By teamdfl
It sounds like the full series will be available...

It sounds like the full series will be available on Netflix on Oct. 1.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 09-10-2014, 06:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 271
Posted By teamdfl
The door vapor barriers leak when improperly...

The door vapor barriers leak when improperly reinstalled after regulator replacement.
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 09-09-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 112
Posted By teamdfl
9/14/14 Cars and morning carbohydrate delivery devices

Are you tired of standing around and looking at cars while wolfing down donuts? Mod the driver. Drive your car. Autocross with NJBMWCCA this Sunday. Put an extra 5psi in your tires and arrive...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 09-08-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 509
Posted By teamdfl
New front hubs will feel stiff when spun by hand...

New front hubs will feel stiff when spun by hand due to all the fresh grease inside.
Forum: Great Lakes 09-05-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 141
Posted By teamdfl
Need a non-M diff near Chicago

A friend near Chicago lost the diff in his ZHP and needs something quickly. Anyone have lightly used 3.08 or higher diff lying around?

EDIT: Depending on his level of desperation, he might...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 08-22-2014, 07:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 172
Posted By teamdfl
If you own an E46, you need to own tools. Go find...

If you own an E46, you need to own tools. Go find a Sears and do your part to support the economy.
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 08-22-2014, 07:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 172
Posted By teamdfl
If you own an E46, you need to own tools. Go find...

If you own an E46, you need to own tools. Go find a Sears and do your part to support the economy.
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 08-21-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 172
Posted By teamdfl
I just did one using this DIY. ...

I just did one using this DIY.
http://www.bmwgm5.com/rear_window_regulator.htm

The regulator was so shot that I had to cut the cable and yank out the pieces to move the window to allow removal of...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-02-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 284
Posted By teamdfl
A shop without the right bearing tools will pull...

A shop without the right bearing tools will pull the out trailing arm to press to bearing on a hydraulic press. Without the right tools or knowledge, it is easy to push in the new bearing into the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-29-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 309
Posted By teamdfl
Factory axles are essentially bulletproof on a...

Factory axles are essentially bulletproof on a road course but I bet your driving causes drag race style shock loading. You need the cubic dollar option. Talk to Marty at Raxles. He might have a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-29-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 309
Posted By teamdfl
Bingo. Those are pieces of the CV joint cage. ...

Bingo. Those are pieces of the CV joint cage. Stop driving fast and furiously stupid.

Replace the whole axle assembly with either OEM (GKN/Loebro) or a very reputable source such as Raxles. You...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-17-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,258
Posted By teamdfl
OEM sucks (Brose) but everything else seems to be...

OEM sucks (Brose) but everything else seems to be much worse. I'm replacing one every two years or less.

- Just replaced a rear tonight, at least the local dealer had one in stock and didn't...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-13-2014, 06:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 431
Posted By teamdfl
Sept 21-26 ...

Sept 21-26

https://www.bmwcca.org/forum/index.php?forums/oktoberfest-2015.286/
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-05-2014, 10:34 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,853
Posted By teamdfl
Your sacred truther underwear is showing. ...

Your sacred truther underwear is showing.



BMW started recommending 15,000 oil service intervals when they started paying for the oil changes during the warranty. Can you go 15k miles? Sure,...
Forum: Motorsports & Track Forum 07-03-2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 250
Posted By teamdfl
After lining up a car and significant sponsor...

After lining up a car and significant sponsor dollars (something like 50% of our out-of-pocket costs plus parts from multiple vendors) a few years ago, a buddy and I dropped the project. It is way...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-25-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 746
Posted By teamdfl
The right oil, viscosity, and service interval is...

The right oil, viscosity, and service interval is the one BMW recommended before they started using offering free maintenance during the warranty period to reduce the perceived cost of ownership.
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 06-25-2014, 02:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 294
Posted By teamdfl
On purpose or did your car die here so you...

On purpose or did your car die here so you decided to stay?
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-25-2014, 09:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 431
Posted By teamdfl
BMWCCA Oktoberfest 2015 in NJ

The 2015 Oktoberfest will be hosted by the NJ Chapter. Unlike the 2014 O-Fest, next year's will have driving school days and club racing at the fantastic facilities at NJMP. There should be all the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-24-2014, 08:26 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 225
Posted By teamdfl
Join BMWCCA. https://www.bmwcca.org/ They...

Join BMWCCA.
https://www.bmwcca.org/

They will automatically throw you in the Wasatch Chapter.
http://www.wasatchbmwcca.org/
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-24-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 503
Posted By teamdfl
E46 M3 mounts

E46 M3 mounts
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 06-16-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 459
Posted By teamdfl
I finally stopped by my friend's house to find my...

I finally stopped by my friend's house to find my tool is missing.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-12-2014, 06:57 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 228
Posted By teamdfl
Broke something new, fuel filler cap

I searched around a bit and couldn't find any posts from the past couple years documenting this failure. It looks like the seal can harden over time and some anal retentive chefs routinely replace...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 06-11-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 821
Posted By teamdfl
It will hurt the guide pins and caliper bushings....

It will hurt the guide pins and caliper bushings. The anti-seize will attract dirt and grit that will slowly saw through rubber and steel.
Forum: Motorsports & Track Forum 06-11-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 776
Posted By teamdfl
Call your favorite race car shop/parts pusher to...

Call your favorite race car shop/parts pusher to see what they put in customer cars and their own race cars. I will take advice from Will Turner or James Clay any day over the lifetime nonsense that...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-11-2014, 12:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 252
Posted By teamdfl
I have a factory service manual for the old type...

I have a factory service manual for the old type 188 diffs at home but that ring gear lash sounds close. I bet the spec is towards the bottom of that range.

The measured lash is between the ring...
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