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Forum: General E46 Forum 04-23-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 38,380
Posted By sdbimmer
Finally switched out my clutch and the disc still...

Finally switched out my clutch and the disc still looked ok at 204,000 mile, but the flywheel had a lot of play that might of cause a lot of the chatter.

http://i61.tinypic.com/2ikcj9v.jpg
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Forum: General E46 Forum 03-13-2015, 08:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 606
Posted By sdbimmer
TitaniumCranium, that Luk 03-059 clutch kit, is...

TitaniumCranium, that Luk 03-059 clutch kit, is it a 22 spline disc?
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-11-2015, 03:20 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 38,380
Posted By sdbimmer
clutch

I guess I'm going to have go back to the DMF route but use the clutch plate and disc from the 325xi. Looks like the 228mm had a 12mm empty space on the 240mm flywheel. So by using the clutch/disc...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-11-2015, 02:11 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 38,380
Posted By sdbimmer
hmmm...shoot maybe this won't work after all.... ...

hmmm...shoot maybe this won't work after all....

I was referencing the wrong Valeo Conv Kit 52401220. The 52401220 has the 10 spline. I need the 22 spline disc from 52401221 but the 52401221...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-11-2015, 01:27 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 38,380
Posted By sdbimmer
might work

so I did some cross referencing and here is what I found.

http://i58.tinypic.com/29dfzau.jpg

Looks like the flywheel for the 325Xi is the same as the 325Ci and the throwout bearing and pilot...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-10-2015, 07:11 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 38,380
Posted By sdbimmer
TerraPhatm, you do bring up an interesting idea...

TerraPhatm, you do bring up an interesting idea though. Can you really do that? Looking at RealOEM, the Flywheel for the 330 is 240mm and so is the 325. If the whole system gets changed out, the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-10-2015, 06:51 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 38,380
Posted By sdbimmer
Don't think that's going to work. The Disc on...

Don't think that's going to work. The Disc on the 2005 330 are Disc Size: 9 7/16 x 1 1/8 x 22 and the 325 are Disc Size: 9 x 1 1/8 x 22
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-10-2015, 04:39 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 38,380
Posted By sdbimmer
Jaundiced Outlook, you are right...it looks like...

Jaundiced Outlook, you are right...it looks like I am out of luck with 2004-2006 325Ci. For one, it does look like mine is a 22 spline tranny and two Valeo discontinued the 52321201.

thanks for...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-09-2015, 08:29 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 38,380
Posted By sdbimmer
Can you guys help me clear up this part number...

Can you guys help me clear up this part number for this Valeo Conversion Kit? What exactly is the Kit Part# I'm looking for, for a 2004 BMW 325Ci M54?

Valeo's website says it's: 52321201
I've...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-04-2015, 02:49 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,260
Posted By sdbimmer
Good luck with your purchase. I'm sure you will...

Good luck with your purchase. I'm sure you will be very happy with it. Since you will be shipping to California, they will have to charge you California tax. Shop around and see if you can get...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-03-2015, 05:29 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,260
Posted By sdbimmer
If I had a permanent place with a nice garage and...

If I had a permanent place with a nice garage and a little more money, I would like to get this:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E-e0gbT-RF8

or this:
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-03-2015, 04:00 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,260
Posted By sdbimmer
Dislikes so far: although it does lift the car...

Dislikes so far: although it does lift the car high enough to get under to do work, remove transmission etc, you still have to slide under it or crawl under it. Unlike the MaxJax or 2/4 post lift...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-03-2015, 01:49 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,260
Posted By sdbimmer
Only reason why I got this is because I'm renting...

Only reason why I got this is because I'm renting this place (so no permanent holes) and it's a single car garage. So it's perfect for me and I can slide it to the side and get it out of the way....
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-02-2015, 06:53 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,260
Posted By sdbimmer
There is a bar that comes down to brace it and...

There is a bar that comes down to brace it and prevents it from coming down further. There are two settings, low and high (see below) the two yellow boxes is the position of the height.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-02-2015, 12:47 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,260
Posted By sdbimmer
some more pics

http://i61.tinypic.com/10gbac0.jpg

http://i60.tinypic.com/4jx9g1.jpg

http://i60.tinypic.com/15cbl90.jpg

http://i58.tinypic.com/illfrm.jpg

http://i61.tinypic.com/6xqgrn.jpg
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-30-2015, 02:26 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,260
Posted By sdbimmer
Length wise, wish it was a little longer, but it...

Length wise, wish it was a little longer, but it works good with the BMW so far. I'll be changing out my fuel filter tomorrow, so I'll take some more pics for you guys.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-30-2015, 02:08 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,260
Posted By sdbimmer
I got mine for $1290 shipped to California. I...

I got mine for $1290 shipped to California. I got $100 discount from Workshop Depot and that pretty much covered my taxes for California shipments. I got the AC version.

Only con would be is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-15-2015, 05:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 597
Posted By sdbimmer
Cool thanks again

Cool thanks again
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-15-2015, 04:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 597
Posted By sdbimmer
So I went to the dealership and bought...

So I went to the dealership and bought "11727545323" and it seems like the line is smaller than the fuel line hoses. I haven't gone under the car yet to verify, but it seems like "11727545323" is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-14-2015, 06:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 597
Posted By sdbimmer
thanks

Thanks for the clarification.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-14-2015, 05:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 597
Posted By sdbimmer
Is that 3.5 mm OD x 1.8 mm ID? I don't remember...

Is that 3.5 mm OD x 1.8 mm ID? I don't remember the ID being that small.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 01-12-2015, 06:40 PM
Replies: 344
Views: 111,315
Posted By sdbimmer
hood pin

Did you made sure your hood pin was press down when you lock/unlock your doors? When testing it, make sure to hold down the hood pin as well, if not, your alarm may think that the hood it open thus...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-09-2015, 03:51 PM
Replies: 1,174
Views: 181,602
Posted By sdbimmer
Just ordered my VDO Fuel Pump/ Mahle Fuel Filter...

Just ordered my VDO Fuel Pump/ Mahle Fuel Filter and Pump Seal and will be changing it out shortly. This will be my 2nd time changing out the Fuel filter but 1st time changing out the Fuel Pump. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-14-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,260
Posted By sdbimmer
when the unit is fully collapse, it's only 3...

when the unit is fully collapse, it's only 3 inches high. I was able to use both the small and big rubber block with the stock wheel/suspension. Also, I think I lifted the car with the small rubber...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-06-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,260
Posted By sdbimmer
On the 3-series and probably on all BMW, the...

On the 3-series and probably on all BMW, the jackpoint is 51 inches across (front to back). On the QuickJack BL-5000 (which is the bigger version) you can place the rubber blocks on each end (edge...
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