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Forum: General E46 Forum 10-26-2008, 01:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 557
Posted By Rolexusn1
***update***

I had new tires put on the front. The vibration was less (Hardly noticeable at 40mph). But once you get into 55-65+ mph, thats when it starts to vibrate.

When I took the old ones from the rear...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-24-2008, 03:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 557
Posted By Rolexusn1
Vibration is still there!

You can feel the vibration start at about 40mph and it gets worse the faster you go. I replaced the front tires, balanced them, replaced outer tie rod on right side, replaced the bushings and did...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-06-2008, 09:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 563
Posted By Rolexusn1
Still vibrating. Could it be the ball joints?

Still vibrating. Could it be the ball joints?
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-03-2008, 05:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 563
Posted By Rolexusn1
Lets play the vibration in the steering game

My car: 2003 325Ci (all stock).

The steering wheel had vibration, and when I braked hard the steering wheel shook. So heres what I did:

- Replace CA bushings (good thing, my stock bushings...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-20-2008, 02:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 344
Posted By Rolexusn1
Where to buy Meyle outer tie rod?

My right side outer tie rod is ceased. I did some searching and it seems the Meyle are the ones to buy. But the problem is, where can I buy them?
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-12-2008, 03:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 414
Posted By Rolexusn1
Ordered Powerflex bushings... is something missing?

I ordered powerflex 66mm front bushings for my car but am I missing something? Heres what I received in the box:

Front
http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3030/2851756374_e4fc5b3a1e.jpg?v=0

Back...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-09-2008, 10:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 483
Posted By Rolexusn1
Thank you all

Thanks guys for answering my question! :bow:
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-09-2008, 10:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 483
Posted By Rolexusn1
Does your sunroof move when you shut the door?

Not sure if I should be concerned about this. The moonroof moves a tiny bit when I shut my door with all the windows and moon roof closed. I happen to notice this because I was looking at the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-06-2008, 04:36 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 338
Posted By Rolexusn1
E46 haunted sunroof

My sunroof will open tilt randomly. For example, this past week it opened tilt, but it didn't do that a month ago (But a month ago before that it did do that).

Today, it kept doing it every few...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-28-2007, 09:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 750
Posted By Rolexusn1
Weird

Thats guys. But something weird happened... I went out and turned it on, after 2 minutes, it turned off?
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-28-2007, 09:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 750
Posted By Rolexusn1
Lightbulb Whats this warning light mean?

Its right below the low windsheild wiper light. Its a box and looks like water inside the box.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-14-2007, 08:11 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,145
Posted By Rolexusn1
Horrible deal, don't do it. What's his number? lol

Horrible deal, don't do it. What's his number? lol
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-13-2007, 04:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,156
Posted By Rolexusn1
If you leave it in sport mode the car will shift...

If you leave it in sport mode the car will shift for you automatically, but will shift higher RPM's and will shirt in lower gears when you are driving at slower speed limits.

If you use the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-13-2007, 04:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 595
Posted By Rolexusn1
That sounds about right. I paid about $300

That sounds about right. I paid about $300
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-24-2007, 07:48 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,757
Posted By Rolexusn1
Awesome tips, thanks guys! What PSI for my...

Awesome tips, thanks guys!

What PSI for my tires would you guys recommend? I have the factory 16"

They are these:...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-24-2007, 07:04 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,757
Posted By Rolexusn1
Long road trip in the 325Ci, any tips?

I have a 2003 325Ci with about 43k miles. I will be traveling a total of 800 miles (350 miles to, and 350 back, plus misc miles...). Any tips on long distance driving in these cars?
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-06-2007, 06:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 490
Posted By Rolexusn1
Smile Factory warranty is almost over, should I buy extended?

My 2003 325Ci warranty is going to run out at the end of April. I can't buy the original BMW extended warranty (i'm the 2nd owner) but WarrantyDirect offered me:

4 year - 100k bumper to bumper for...
Forum: New Member Introductions 01-29-2007, 10:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 563
Posted By Rolexusn1
Smile Ex-Lexus follower, now a BMW convert!

I don't remember introducing myself but I am a new owner of a 2003 Steal Gray 325Ci (step and sport pack). I was always a Lexus guy, but after test driving the 3 coupe just for 10 minutes, the BMW...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-12-2007, 04:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 536
Posted By Rolexusn1
Fixed

I took it in to BMW this morning and they did a software upgrade, and now my car shifts smoothly! Gotta love BMW!
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-09-2007, 09:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 536
Posted By Rolexusn1
My transmission talks to me. It says, "CLUNCK"

I have a 2003 325Ci Automatic w/ Step, 40k miles. Whenever I am in top gear and start to slow my car down (keep in mind, it is in normal auto mode, not step or sport mode) the car down shifts...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-02-2007, 01:22 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,691
Posted By Rolexusn1
BMW 3 series is simply the best car in its class.

My 3:
2003 325Ci w/Steptronic and sports package
Grey steel
38k miles
No mods

I have driven the following cars before I purchased my beemer:

Mitsu EVO - Handles just like my 3 (handles a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-18-2006, 10:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 657
Posted By Rolexusn1
Steptronic question

When I am slowing down in Steptronic mode, should I shift down? Or let the computer do it for me?
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-26-2006, 07:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,252
Posted By Rolexusn1
Actual 0-60 time for automatic 2003 325Ci

Anyone test there automatic 0-60 times in a E46 325Ci? I know BMW says 8.1, but I hear BMW likes to underrate there cars.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 10-21-2006, 10:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 733
Posted By Rolexusn1
Anyone have 18" CSL's on 325Ci on stock suspension?

I am thinking about getting 18" CSL's on my 325Ci, but I do not want to lower it. Anyone here have any pics of 18 CSL's on 325Ci stock suspension?
Forum: Lighting Forum 10-19-2006, 05:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 419
Posted By Rolexusn1
I want projectors, but don't want DDE...

DDE's are nice, but I don't want them. I know I can just get a kit and simply not wire them, but why pay for something i'm not going to use? Anyone know of any vendor who sells xenon projectors...
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