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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 03-15-2013, 12:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 833
Posted By Cloudbase
Figured I'd answer my own thread. Finally got...

Figured I'd answer my own thread. Finally got new subframe bolts and torqued them to spec. Problem solved. Moral of the story - replace the subframe bolts when dropping the subframe.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-22-2013, 01:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,772
Posted By Cloudbase
I track them both, but the M Roady is much more...

I track them both, but the M Roady is much more dedicated. The Coupe is a much better platform and the S54 sings on the on track, but it is #498 out of 690 S54 M Coupes and would be hard to replace...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-21-2013, 10:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,772
Posted By Cloudbase
Jeepo23, got your PM, but figured I'd respond...

Jeepo23, got your PM, but figured I'd respond here to minimize the repetition.

Unfortunately, the threads on my tool got a little damaged on the extraction and I don't have time to make another...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-20-2013, 09:01 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,021
Posted By Cloudbase
I've installed quite easily twice. With the car...

I've installed quite easily twice. With the car in the air on ramps I used a 2' 3/8" extension with a knuckle and socket on the end. I inserted the bolt (you can dap some vasoline on it to make it...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-20-2013, 08:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 833
Posted By Cloudbase
Front Creaking After Dropping Subframe for Motor Mount Replacement

I'm getting a low-speed creaking from the front of my 32xiT. It happens when crossing over dibs or drains or I can induce it with low-speed S-turns. It does not happen (that I can hear) at higher...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-20-2013, 08:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,772
Posted By Cloudbase
Holy Pain in the A$$ - Replacing XI Transfer Case Bushing (Homemade Tool Content)

Hey everyone. I got back into an E46 XI wagon last summer and it has become out road trip machine / gear hauler. 2003 (10/02 build) XI, Cold Wx Package, GM Auto (first auto BMW ever :facepalm:),...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 02-14-2013, 06:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 6,381
Posted By Cloudbase
Does any body know if you can do this on an auto...

Does any body know if you can do this on an auto XI without dropping the exhaust? I'm temped to lower the tranny and Xfer case a little to get the main bolt that goes through the mount out.
Forum: Interior 08-09-2012, 08:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,594
Posted By Cloudbase
Did you have these for sale a couple years ago? ...

Did you have these for sale a couple years ago? I am in the process of selling a TR6. If it sells before these go you will have a serious buyer.
Forum: Complete Cars 08-06-2010, 12:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,501
Posted By Cloudbase
Thanks man... Price reduced to $13,000 OBO ...

Thanks man...

Price reduced to $13,000 OBO

Bump...
Forum: Complete Cars 08-02-2010, 08:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,115
Posted By Cloudbase
Bump for a beautiful M Coupe!

Bump for a beautiful M Coupe!
Forum: Complete Cars 07-31-2010, 01:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,501
Posted By Cloudbase
FS: 2004 325xi Sport Wagon (Touring) 5spd Manual

It's a sad day in our house and unfortunately we are down to one income have to sell our beloved Touring. We just bought it in January, thread history is here:
...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 04-23-2010, 07:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,155
Posted By Cloudbase
Sold...

Sold...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-23-2010, 07:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,333
Posted By Cloudbase
OP you should search the Z3 forums over on...

OP you should search the Z3 forums over on bimmerforums.com. There was a girl in the SF Bay area who owned a Hellrot Z3 (non-M) coupe who put black vinyl on her roof. It's not an M and not imola,...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 04-18-2010, 01:26 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,155
Posted By Cloudbase
F/S Brand New 18" BBS CH Reps Shadow Chrome

Brand New 18" BBS CH Reps. Shadow Chrome. 8" Wide. Offset 40. Perfect condition. Brand new in the box. Only have crappy cell phone pics right now. Will post some proper pics soon.

Bought...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-15-2010, 11:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 785
Posted By Cloudbase
Why I have a Touring...

So I can carry this:

http://www.cloudbaseimaging.com/Hosting/BMW-Hang-Glider-Rack/P4100021/838140695_rh2Lk-M.jpg

To do this:

http://www.cloudbaseimaging.com/photos/838179913_soYgK-M.jpg

I...
Forum: Exterior 03-18-2010, 02:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 572
Posted By Cloudbase
FS: Titainum Silver Sedan or Wagon CSL Bumper Brand New

I bought this for my 2004 Wagon, but need to sell it to fund a new Hang Glider. Not sure the brand, its a CSL with Carbon Fiber Splitters. I bought it from another member here who worked at a body...
Forum: Exterior 03-17-2010, 02:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 618
Posted By Cloudbase
BTW, my Wagon is an '04 too...

BTW, my Wagon is an '04 too...
Forum: Exterior 03-17-2010, 02:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 618
Posted By Cloudbase
I've got it. PM'd. Pics here: ...

I've got it.

PM'd.

Pics here:

http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.php?t=1416585
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-06-2010, 05:19 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,164
Posted By Cloudbase
I haven't heard that "free country" line since...

I haven't heard that "free country" line since middle school :rofl:

I'm not disagreeing with anyone about badging their cars. I just don't understand it.

I dig the M badging on M bit's, it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-06-2010, 02:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,513
Posted By Cloudbase
I want your car!!!!!

I want your car!!!!!
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-06-2010, 02:24 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,164
Posted By Cloudbase
I don't think anyone outside of the BMW world...

I don't think anyone outside of the BMW world knows or cares. They all the look the same to them, even the M3, 5, 6.

I don't understand why you would want an M badge on a non-M because the only...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-05-2010, 11:24 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,239
Posted By Cloudbase
It's the best way to piss a bunch of money away.....

It's the best way to piss a bunch of money away.. I would never buy a new car. If you look hard you can always find a late model used one for thousands less. Then put that money into making it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-03-2010, 06:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,007
Posted By Cloudbase
Abort! Abort!! Abort!!!

Abort! Abort!! Abort!!!
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-03-2010, 06:23 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,506
Posted By Cloudbase
I realize I'm a minority voice in this thread,...

I realize I'm a minority voice in this thread, but I would seriously suggest the Alpine iDA-X305 and Alpine bluetooth (it's made by parrott). When I saw it in a friend's E46 M3 I was sold. The...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-02-2010, 11:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 432
Posted By Cloudbase
Be a sponge and soak up everything you can from...

Be a sponge and soak up everything you can from your instructor. Don't worry about speed, focus on smoothness and driving the line and the speed will come naturally. Leave the DSC on for your first...
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