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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 07-04-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 28,574
Posted By 4hoods
I didn't buy new strut mounts in front just lubed...

I didn't buy new strut mounts in front just lubed bearings. I didn't buy new pads either. I did have to drill my pinch bolts. Be careful as the stuts are indented for that bolt. So once drilling was...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-28-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 262
Posted By 4hoods
I've done the driver side axle. I should've just...

I've done the driver side axle. I should've just done that side as well. :facepalm: not impressed at all. It's torqued now and staked but still think the axle is too short.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-28-2014, 05:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 262
Posted By 4hoods
Axle out and nut wasn't dimpled. Did the nut back...

Axle out and nut wasn't dimpled. Did the nut back off causing the issue?
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-28-2014, 05:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 262
Posted By 4hoods
Axle came out.

Axle came out.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-28-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 262
Posted By 4hoods
Cv axle fell apart

Wtf. Just had this replaced 5000 or less. This is why I hate having anyone work on my vehicles. :censor: turning a hard slow right i heard clicking clunking sounded like i had ran over a contruction...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-07-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 28,574
Posted By 4hoods
My front axle boots keep tearing. Only lowered...

My front axle boots keep tearing. Only lowered with recommended springs for wagon. What's the issue?
HR sport billies m3 rear
Only bouncy over bridges.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 11-19-2013, 11:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 430
Posted By 4hoods
I grabbed top plate as well with stock springs....

I grabbed top plate as well with stock springs. The install of h&r kept slipping so I went to a shop. 20 per strut was reasonable install.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 11-18-2013, 09:19 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 28,574
Posted By 4hoods
You don't have to. Hr springs comes with a chart...

You don't have to. Hr springs comes with a chart that informs you of how much to cut your originals. But if you want new ones the m3 work for me and think of compression, In my opinion new foam...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 11-18-2013, 06:05 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 28,574
Posted By 4hoods
Bump stops are crucial, m3 no need to cut...

Bump stops are crucial, m3 no need to cut originals but because I threw out the old ones due to bav auto I had to buy new ones. I didn't put any in at first but found out that any type of bump it...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 11-18-2013, 05:00 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 28,574
Posted By 4hoods
I went with hr have billy sport front. M3 rear...

I went with hr have billy sport front. M3 rear billy, massive compared to skinny stock. New rear mounts. Ffcab are power flex. And m3 foam bumpstop. Camber is slightly off but not too bad. Need...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-14-2013, 08:35 AM
Replies: 479
Views: 282,594
Posted By 4hoods
I had a Lexus rx 300 suv lost reverse and just...

I had a Lexus rx 300 suv lost reverse and just took out input output tranny sensors, wiped the shavings off them because they are magnetic, switched them with each other. Reverse worked perfect and...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 10-14-2013, 08:20 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,166
Posted By 4hoods
K thnx. Just some flex? Similar to a jb weld?...

K thnx. Just some flex? Similar to a jb weld? Seam seal?
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 10-14-2013, 07:28 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,025
Posted By 4hoods
Check the voltage of your alternator using on...

Check the voltage of your alternator using on board computer. YouTube codes and how to initialize 19 on 7 blah blah. I had issues with battery and ended up with new alternator and battery. And...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 10-04-2013, 06:29 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,514
Posted By 4hoods
I'm at 214000 mi. I've done quite a bit of work....

I'm at 214000 mi. I've done quite a bit of work. All myself. On jacks. Be prepared. I have had it for two years and have done more than I wanted to. I'm now at a car I'll keep dumping money into. The...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 10-03-2013, 06:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,166
Posted By 4hoods
Installed bumpstops and what a difference. I used...

Installed bumpstops and what a difference. I used the m3 ones. No bounce and tight.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 10-03-2013, 06:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 529
Posted By 4hoods
Ignition coil. Seemed to smooth it out. Bought a...

Ignition coil. Seemed to smooth it out. Bought a used one online and trial and error.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 10-01-2013, 01:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,166
Posted By 4hoods
Yeah rears are good got the plastics over them as...

Yeah rears are good got the plastics over them as one unit out of the box. I Should've specified struts. As I was told by Bavarian auto to remove foam stops because of internal ones on the sport but...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 10-01-2013, 12:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,166
Posted By 4hoods
Bottoming out

:banghead: we'll bottoming out isn't good. Get your foam bumpstop in now. Getting mine in next couple days and new mounts. Both sides starting to crack. :facepalm:
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 09-22-2013, 07:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 529
Posted By 4hoods
No. I did all the cleaning of the icv and pcv ...

No. I did all the cleaning of the icv and pcv throttle body (which in my opinion has too much play. Slight rattle) and replace valve cover because I had replaced gasket to find it leaking again....
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 09-20-2013, 10:53 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,166
Posted By 4hoods
i have the sport bilstein with bump stop out and...

i have the sport bilstein with bump stop out and just bought m3 bump stops, i have a touring with h&r springs and i just can't stand the metal to metal sound. I'm from maine and I travel to boston...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 09-20-2013, 01:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 529
Posted By 4hoods
have not done flywheel. and the vanos doesn't...

have not done flywheel. and the vanos doesn't seem loud. considering its miles i'm hoping its not valve guides. also have a smell of fireworks from exhaust. Cats? no engine lights except f5 (peake)...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 09-20-2013, 12:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 529
Posted By 4hoods
http://youtu.be/X5EvPHaNmvk in neutral...

http://youtu.be/X5EvPHaNmvk

in neutral feathering gas when rpms go down enough to stall. when taking off the load on engine drastically reduces rpms
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 09-20-2013, 12:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 529
Posted By 4hoods
rpm drop 325xit

:banghead: getting irritated as a 5 speed its frustrating getting going without revving up to my opinion too much so i wont stall. idle is smooth. when feathering throttle is when the issue begins....
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 09-04-2013, 11:31 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,310
Posted By 4hoods
i have chased a few things and fixed a few more...

i have chased a few things and fixed a few more to learn that a few more things need to be fixed. driveshaft guibo seemed good but i replaced it anyways. CSB totally shot. fixed that. H&r springs all...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 08-25-2013, 08:37 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 9,172
Posted By 4hoods
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