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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-20-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 778
Posted By Sgtbean
Well that was an interesting and mentally...

Well that was an interesting and mentally challenging adventure. CCV done and valve cover complete. Valve cover was one of the easier things I've done on this thing. Car seems to run slightly...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-17-2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 778
Posted By Sgtbean
It's the one exposed from the wire loom. It...

It's the one exposed from the wire loom. It doesn't look broken in the pic because of the way the wire is sitting.


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-16-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 778
Posted By Sgtbean
Thanks for the reply. Ended up being part of the...

Thanks for the reply. Ended up being part of the old hose. Broke it off and finally got the ccv in. Lost a screw to the bracket that mounts the icv. Also ended up breaking the small tab that the air...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-16-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 778
Posted By Sgtbean
Well got the pita hose on. Took forever, but I...

Well got the pita hose on. Took forever, but I found that the bav part 3 vid helped amazingly. Some issues I've run into are a wire broke down near the oil filter. It's a single wire not sure what it...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-15-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 778
Posted By Sgtbean
How does one tell if they have said updated oil...

How does one tell if they have said updated oil dipstick tube or not. My Xi is an 03 with a prod date of 11/02


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-14-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 778
Posted By Sgtbean
Any tips on install from anyone? Some say attach...

Any tips on install from anyone? Some say attach the front intake one on the ccv and fish it through from the bottom. This seems like a pita.


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-14-2014, 10:33 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 778
Posted By Sgtbean
Got the PIA CCV out finally. If putting the new...

Got the PIA CCV out finally. If putting the new one in is anything like taking the old one out I'm in for a headache lol. I have the cold climate one and was wondering if anyone's ever used a 3M...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-10-2014, 11:33 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 778
Posted By Sgtbean
Wasn't going to, but was thinking of pulling the...

Wasn't going to, but was thinking of pulling the intake in the ccv is going to be such a pain. More of a preemptive thing and I'd rather have it on hand just in case I have to pull the intake. From...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-09-2014, 06:02 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 778
Posted By Sgtbean
Thanks guys! Haven't had a chance to check that...

Thanks guys! Haven't had a chance to check that side of the engine, but I ordered the gasket set and bolt grommets. Hopefully they'll be here within the week. I've also had the cold weather ccv and...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-08-2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 778
Posted By Sgtbean
Oil Woes

Hello fellow Xier's so today I decided to start the car and run to the store. It's been quite cold here in the north country and was -20 this morning.

Get to the store and smell oil burning. Pop...
Forum: Suspension and Braking 01-22-2014, 01:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 327
Posted By Sgtbean
Refreshed with stock suspension? Sent...

Refreshed with stock suspension?


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Forum: Suspension and Braking 01-21-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 327
Posted By Sgtbean
I am. Looking for stock 325xi springs. Whatcha...

I am. Looking for stock 325xi springs. Whatcha got?


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-19-2014, 07:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 173
Posted By Sgtbean
Redline 75w90 & 75w90ns

So I accidentally bought 75w90 No Slip instead of the 75w90. I have the 75w90 redline in the differentials. My question is is it possible to mix the 2 or should I get a bottle of the regular 75w90? ...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-08-2014, 07:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 469
Posted By Sgtbean
Yowsers. My deer didn't look that bad. Slower...

Yowsers. My deer didn't look that bad. Slower speeds? Insurance going to cover it? Or is it less your deductible?


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Forum: General E46 Forum 12-24-2013, 03:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,339
Posted By Sgtbean
What's The BEST Fuel Injector Cleaner?

What did you pay? Can't seem to find pricing other than shipping.


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Forum: ///M3 Forum 12-16-2013, 09:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 644
Posted By Sgtbean
Grrr.. crunching sound from under car

Any update OP?


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 12-10-2013, 04:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 200
Posted By Sgtbean
Bilstein Difference

I did just that. Plus those come with bump stops and dust boots where as the other one doesn't which is odd. Same price and everything. Also the previous owner bought the ones that are on the...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 12-10-2013, 11:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 200
Posted By Sgtbean
Bilstein Difference

Hey all was wondering what the difference between these two parts are offered by Turner.

http://www.turnermotorsport.com/p-1936-bilstein-sporthd-rear-shock-e36-m3-e46-xi.aspx
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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 12-08-2013, 08:31 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 43,554
Posted By Sgtbean
Bilstein Sport -rear shocks continually FAIL - Replace with E36 M3 shock??!

Reviving a old thread. With an xi if my shocks are blown and I have the receipt of purchase from the previous owner can I get the updated ones? Also can you mix m3 ones in the rear with sport fronts?...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 12-05-2013, 07:03 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,464
Posted By Sgtbean
Feels like driving on cobblestones?

^ Even still I'd go with oem for suspension as far as control arms, and you are correct about price. You can get a kit from Turner with CAs, Ball joints, and carriers plus bushings for about 600 and...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 12-05-2013, 01:53 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,464
Posted By Sgtbean
Feels like driving on cobblestones?

^ Would they have gone out of balance or not been balanced properly? I got them from tire rack and they were road force balanced. Figured that would have been good.


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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 12-05-2013, 11:00 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,464
Posted By Sgtbean
Feels like driving on cobblestones?

I've actually got the same issue or had with the braking. Turns out rotor was warped and had a sticking caliper. Changed them and fixed my shake at braking.

However changed out the tires with...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 12-05-2013, 10:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 644
Posted By Sgtbean
Grrr.. crunching sound from under car

I was also thinking perhaps an axle. When mine went it was making an awful crunching sort of noise in forward gear. Reverse I believe didn't have much noise. Check your inner and outer axle boots....
Forum: ///M3 Forum 12-02-2013, 09:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 644
Posted By Sgtbean
Grrr.. crunching sound from under car

Perhaps the crunch is a bad wheel bearing? Not sure on the clutch, but I imagine it is hydraulically actuated like my 325xi so sounds like they didn't bleed it correctly.


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Forum: Suspension and Braking 12-01-2013, 08:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 294
Posted By Sgtbean
Non M OEM Lemfoerder Front Strut Mounts BRAND NEW

Got part #s?


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