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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-07-2010, 11:03 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 18,650
Posted By RTJS
Sorry to re-start an old discussion, but I'm...

Sorry to re-start an old discussion, but I'm really confused. I have a 1999 328ci and when I unplug that clutch switch, the complete opposite of what you all talk about happens!! I really don't...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 05-06-2010, 10:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,752
Posted By RTJS
I used this helpful guide. ...

I used this helpful guide.

http://www.pelicanparts.com/BMW/techarticles/E36-Driveshaft_Bearing/E36-Driveshaft_Bearing.htm

Hope it helps.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-30-2009, 01:36 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,932
Posted By RTJS
The E46 328/330 short shift from understeer is an...

The E46 328/330 short shift from understeer is an original OEM MZ3 shifter that they have already bent to match the original shifter position of the E46, otherwise as mentioned here it will be off...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-29-2009, 11:12 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,932
Posted By RTJS
Yeh, it's a bargain. I want to order the MZ3...

Yeh, it's a bargain. I want to order the MZ3 shifter, new carrier bushings, and hopefully funds allowing the UUC DSSR. But they haven't replied to my e-mail yet. If the shipping to europe was gonna...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-29-2009, 02:19 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,932
Posted By RTJS
Thank god! Thanks dbworld4k. I really didn't want...

Thank god! Thanks dbworld4k. I really didn't want to start taking stuff out I didn't need to. You figure out your shifter position problem? I'm curious because i'll be following the same route as...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-27-2009, 03:18 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,932
Posted By RTJS
[QUOTE=bmwmedic;9996004] MOST OF ALL Can you...

[QUOTE=bmwmedic;9996004]
MOST OF ALL
Can you doo all this from under the car w/OUT dropping the trans. What do u need to remove to expose it and is there a DIY???

Can the SSK, DSSR and carrier...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-27-2009, 03:01 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,932
Posted By RTJS
The problem you are having is because the MZ3...

The problem you are having is because the MZ3 shifter is shaped slightly different to your E46 shifter. UNDERSTEER.COM explain it very well and show you how to bend the shifter so it doesn't hit the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-26-2009, 10:52 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 7,003
Posted By RTJS
WTF? I can hardly find any on eBay and those I do...

WTF? I can hardly find any on eBay and those I do find are at least twice the price you guys are talking about. Anyone got any up to date links? I really want to try one out.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-17-2009, 07:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,037
Posted By RTJS
I have read a few ways to fix the problem you...

I have read a few ways to fix the problem you have, I think it depends on how big the gap in your window to the seal is depends on how you could fix it.

I read a thread yesterday but can't find it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-17-2009, 06:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,037
Posted By RTJS
Anybody?? Someone must have adjusted the...

Anybody??

Someone must have adjusted the doors? These doors are very heavy and must all drop a little over time. So, either this is to easy to explain or there is no way to adjust coupe doors.
Forum: Car Care & Detailing 06-17-2009, 02:43 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 10,305
Posted By RTJS
You need to remove the leather from the seat to...

You need to remove the leather from the seat to re-dye??:cry: I need to do my driver seat and armrest.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-17-2009, 01:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 841
Posted By RTJS
WOW!! I really like the idea of the CF Vinyl...

WOW!! I really like the idea of the CF Vinyl Fabric Wrap for my car. My spraying skills are C**P! How much do you need to buy for all pieces on a coupe..including the odd f**k-up?
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-16-2009, 05:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 751
Posted By RTJS
I've been following the sub frame issue also. It...

I've been following the sub frame issue also. It sounds like lots of people are getting their's repaired free of charge by BMW before this law suit decission has been made. It could be a possibility...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-16-2009, 05:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,037
Posted By RTJS
Need help with coupe door droop!

Hello,
I have had a latch problem with my driver door since I bought the car and knew something wasn't right. I think I have read just about every discussion about rectifications (remove...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-16-2009, 04:31 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 17,262
Posted By RTJS
Its Great to hear you guys across the pond are...

Its Great to hear you guys across the pond are getting somewhere with this. I'm a new BMW owner and I have a 99' 328ci which apparently is the worst for the problem. I have noticed a slight clunking...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-16-2009, 03:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 841
Posted By RTJS
Smile Just my opinion... I think piano black looks...

Just my opinion...
I think piano black looks better with a black/red leather interior, I think piano black would be to much in grey interior. I think sticking to titan Silver or try a gunmetal grey...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-26-2009, 12:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 831
Posted By RTJS
I have heard of an update/re-program you can get...

I have heard of an update/re-program you can get for your auto, but I have nothing concrete. Maybe someone with a little more experience can chime in?

As for my issues, I still haven't had time to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-16-2009, 10:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 831
Posted By RTJS
Yes, it's all happening at the the rear end. I...

Yes, it's all happening at the the rear end. I suspect the guibo and hopefully not cracked mounts like mentioned on another thread here..that sounds like alot of work!

I am wondering if something...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-15-2009, 01:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 831
Posted By RTJS
I have a problem like this. I have only owned my...

I have a problem like this. I have only owned my 99' 328ci for 5 months now and had this problem since I bought it. I put it down to changing from an auto 4X4 to the manual ci and thought my shifting...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-19-2009, 12:48 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 18,733
Posted By RTJS
Thats actually a really good photo of the fuse...

Thats actually a really good photo of the fuse layout! I'll need that for any future fuse related issues. Thanks again shock29.
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-19-2009, 12:43 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 18,733
Posted By RTJS
Thanks shock29. I got my issue fixed the day...

Thanks shock29. I got my issue fixed the day after my post. managed to get the owners manual translated and found that very well hidden fuse board. Turned out to be a popped fuse, thanks MeRon for...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-31-2009, 10:34 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 18,733
Posted By RTJS
Just tried again, just incase I had done...

Just tried again, just incase I had done something wrong. Still no joy. I just have no clue and my owners handbook is in German!!
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-31-2009, 08:31 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 18,733
Posted By RTJS
Im having this problem with my 328Ci!...

Im having this problem with my 328Ci! Unfortunately I dont get the choice of just forgetting about it. Here in Europe they have to work if you have xenons and self leveling. I have 1 month left to...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-27-2009, 01:34 PM
Replies: 252
Views: 136,455
Posted By RTJS
Im new to the site and to BMW's. I just bought a...

Im new to the site and to BMW's. I just bought a 99' 328ci last week. Had this sticky door handle issue aswell. Pull the handle with little resistance in the movement but it feels like the latch...
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