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Forum: General E46 Forum 01-23-2015, 05:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 303
Posted By riverjamie
Well I spoke to soon. After 60 miles the pump...

Well I spoke to soon. After 60 miles the pump developed a leak on the pump where the input pipe meets the pump housing. It wasn't pouring out but was weeping out. First I thought it was the hose...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-17-2015, 11:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 179
Posted By riverjamie
cityjohn, thanks for replying. I agree something...

cityjohn, thanks for replying. I agree something is missing but what? Just trying to understand what is missing. Then I was thinking that the part that is missing might be designed to break away...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-16-2015, 08:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 179
Posted By riverjamie
Need help with 2000 323i mud flaps are loose

I just purchased this car and have been fixing it up. Now found that both mud flaps under the car are loose. I believe that some fasteners are missing but don't know what they are. So if someone...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-15-2015, 10:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 430
Posted By riverjamie
Installed the new pump, high pressure and return...

Installed the new pump, high pressure and return from rack hoses, filled system, everything okay. I guess the old pump just decided to fail when I changed the tank and and upper hoses. I was...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-15-2015, 09:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 303
Posted By riverjamie
Installed today, so far so good.

Installed today, so far so good.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-14-2015, 07:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 303
Posted By riverjamie
Well the new pump showed up. It is made in...

Well the new pump showed up. It is made in China. I'll let the forum know how it works out. There is some end play on the shaft I'd say 1mm. So hopefully thats normal. Going to install tomorrow.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-14-2015, 02:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 303
Posted By riverjamie
Has anyone used the CARDONE 96-5350 PS PUMP instead of LUK20

I just purchased a Cardone 96-5350 (All New not rebuilt) PS Pump instead of BMW LUK 20. It's a big savings $121 at Rock Auto, it comes with a lifetime warranty. Just curious, I just ordered one and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-14-2015, 10:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 127
Posted By riverjamie
Need torque settings for PS Pump bolts 2000 323i

Does anyone have the torque settings for a 2000 323i PS Pump Luk20. I need the following torque settings;

The T40 bolts that bolt the pump the the mounting bracket.

Also the 13mm bolt on the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-12-2015, 11:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 204
Posted By riverjamie
I did look up mine for my Vin at Realoem. But...

I did look up mine for my Vin at Realoem. But it's weird they do list just the grill housing for the rears (65138374761 for Hellbeige, $9.58), but for the front midrange (65138374750 Hellbeige,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-11-2015, 12:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 204
Posted By riverjamie
Does anyone know of replacement Speaker Grills

Like a lot of people my 2000 323i e46 112k, midrange and tweeter speaker grills are cracking apart. This car was garaged all the time before I purchased it. Poor design. So does anyone know of a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-11-2015, 11:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 201
Posted By riverjamie
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-11-2015, 07:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 163
Posted By riverjamie
Thanks for all the replies. Probably going with...

Thanks for all the replies. Probably going with Pelican.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-11-2015, 07:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 430
Posted By riverjamie
Decided to go ahead and replace high pressure and...

Decided to go ahead and replace high pressure and return from rack to cooler hoses. Hopefully the system will be good to me and be okay.

Thanks to all for replying.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-10-2015, 11:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 163
Posted By riverjamie
Has anyone used this brand for PS High Pressure with Luk20 pump

Has anyone used this vendor and brand for Power Steering High Pressure hose? If so how is it working out? How long has it or was it installed? Any leaking? I'm looking to save a few $$, this...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-09-2015, 05:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 430
Posted By riverjamie
Okay it's the pump but need some help if possible

Okay I took the pump out this morning and found that the Shaft did snap at the back of the impeller area. Interesting that I couldn't remove the shaft while the belt was off, it would only move 1mm?...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-09-2015, 07:39 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 430
Posted By riverjamie
Thank you for replying. Yes the belt has tension...

Thank you for replying. Yes the belt has tension on it, also it was upgraded to the hydraulic style tensioner and the pulley is moving the pump. The pump shaft is still intact. The new reserve...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-08-2015, 09:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 430
Posted By riverjamie
I removed the drive belt and the pulley and shaft...

I removed the drive belt and the pulley and shaft seem to be okay, shaft only moves in and out about 1mm. I do hear what sounds like some noisy bearing at the front of the pump area. I used a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-07-2015, 07:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 430
Posted By riverjamie
bmwporscheman, yes the power steering was working...

bmwporscheman, yes the power steering was working fine before I replaced the hoses and tank. Before that I thought a heard a little noise at times in the engine area, so maybe the pump just gave it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-06-2015, 11:14 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,232
Posted By riverjamie
ATF leaking out of top of trany breather 2000 528i feedback what fixed it.

Hi Guys just got the car back from the Trany shop. They replaced the forward pump boost pressure and regulator valves and a few seals that go with it. I also had them replace the Torque Converter and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-06-2015, 08:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 430
Posted By riverjamie
2000 323i power steering pump not working after replacing tank and hoses

2000 323i 112k Just put in PS tank, return hose and feed hose to cooler from tank (both hoses small and large). Only drained the system from the large hose on the pump (not the high pressure hose). ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-14-2014, 12:36 AM
Replies: 499
Views: 308,608
Posted By riverjamie
Update on GM 5L40e trany leaking out of breather on 2000 e39 528i

I ended up taking it into a good German Trany shop. They rebuilt the forward pump (it's located behind the Torque Converter inside the trany, by replacing two solenoids on it. Also had them replace...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-09-2014, 08:29 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 10,951
Posted By riverjamie
Update on GM 5L40e trany leaking out of breather on 2000 e39 528i

Hi Guys just got the car back from the Trany shop. They replaced the forward pump boost pressure and regulator valves and a few seals that go with it. I also had them replace the Torque Converter and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-29-2014, 11:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 404
Posted By riverjamie
Thanks for replying I'm getting feedback on e39...

Thanks for replying I'm getting feedback on e39 forum as high as 300k and brandon above has 250k. So I might be leaning to just get the forward pump repair for $1k.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-29-2014, 10:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 404
Posted By riverjamie
How long does the GM5l40e (A5S360R / A5S390R) Automatic 5 spd trany last?

I know this is a e46 forum, I have a 2000 e39 528i 120K that uses the same GM5L40e trany. I'm just trying go get a idea of how long does the trany last before it needs rebuilding? So how long has...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-05-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 19,945
Posted By riverjamie
Well sorry to say still leaking out of breather at times

I've done some posting on this problem. 2000 bmw e39 528i 120k has GM5l40e trany. It does it mainly when it's cold and in reverse. I live near San Francisco, CA so it does get to cold hear, but the...
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