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Forum: General E46 Forum 06-10-2013, 05:45 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 834
Posted By amnesiak
What noise is it? I completely ripped apart my...

What noise is it? I completely ripped apart my front suspension and replaced everything.

If you can watch the very last episode of top gear uk, series 19 episode 7, near the end of the episode...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-10-2013, 03:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 834
Posted By amnesiak
Haha, see, that's where you're wrong - I've...

Haha, see, that's where you're wrong - I've changed the brakes and suspension too! They definitely needed to be done, though. I've tried it with a friend and we can't locate which side it's from....
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-10-2013, 02:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 834
Posted By amnesiak
Wow, that's definitely the most similar sound to...

Wow, that's definitely the most similar sound to mine that I've ever heard! Thank you!
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-10-2013, 02:28 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 834
Posted By amnesiak
Wheel bearings were my very first thought - but...

Wheel bearings were my very first thought - but absolutely everyone says they don't sound like wheel bearings. How did yours sound?
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-10-2013, 02:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 834
Posted By amnesiak
I don't have a peake reader, but there are no...

I don't have a peake reader, but there are no standard codes being thrown... and there are no sensors back there.



I can't locate it as specifically as that. It seems to be centered, but noises...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-10-2013, 01:36 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 834
Posted By amnesiak
No, it's pretty much completely random.

No, it's pretty much completely random.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-10-2013, 01:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 834
Posted By amnesiak
Did that already; fluid coming out was clear and...

Did that already; fluid coming out was clear and totally fine; put new stuff in, no effect.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-10-2013, 09:56 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 834
Posted By amnesiak
Hmm... not sure how that would apply, but I...

Hmm... not sure how that would apply, but I replaced it a few months ago for other reasons. Noise was present before & after.



It would probably be about the same! Any suggestions on what you...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-08-2013, 09:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 834
Posted By amnesiak
OK, a bump because I replaced the CSB, Guibo, and...

OK, a bump because I replaced the CSB, Guibo, and big diff bushing today and the noise is still there.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-19-2013, 09:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,029
Posted By amnesiak
Yes, the reason that adaseb mentioned, and the...

Yes, the reason that adaseb mentioned, and the reason I reiterated the OFHG thing in my own thread was that a P0014 seems to be a related occurence after the OFHG work. I think that something from...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-19-2013, 07:41 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,029
Posted By amnesiak
Nick, it's not the solenoid, it's the exhaust...

Nick, it's not the solenoid, it's the exhaust vanos piston that's stuck.

adaseb, I had just done my OFHG (Oil Filter Housing Gasket). I theorize that it's a common thing because a piece of crud...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-13-2013, 01:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,029
Posted By amnesiak
Hey, I just fixed my code p0014 - here's my...

Hey, I just fixed my code p0014 - here's my experience.
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=986947
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-13-2013, 01:06 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 359
Posted By amnesiak
P0014 Solved

Hi everyone,

I thought I'd share my experience in fixing code p0014.

The definition is:
"B" Camshaft Position - Timing Over-Advanced or System Performance (Bank 1)

On an e46, this is the...
Forum: E46 BMW Tools for sale or rent 05-03-2013, 11:43 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 15,359
Posted By amnesiak
Free bump - had a great rtab tool rental. He...

Free bump - had a great rtab tool rental. He shipped immediately after I paid, so I had the tool at exactly the right time for my weekend job. I've already got my refund back, too.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 04-16-2013, 10:48 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 148,256
Posted By amnesiak
Did this today. I've already done a VANOS, CCV,...

Did this today. I've already done a VANOS, CCV, and lots of other things - but this, by far has to be the most bang-for-the-buck repair ever. It really is fairly straightforward, and I spent about $5...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 04-15-2013, 11:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 315
Posted By amnesiak
(1) is what I was talking about. Sounds like (2)...

(1) is what I was talking about. Sounds like (2) is a good idea. I was planning on the turner bars.

Thanks for the reply and the well-wishes, I'm kind of stoked that the next m3 will come in 4...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-15-2013, 11:52 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 834
Posted By amnesiak
Nice idea. I have taken to looking at all the...

Nice idea. I have taken to looking at all the schematics in the last few days, and literally just saw that about five minutes ago.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-15-2013, 11:44 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 834
Posted By amnesiak
Nothing? I know I have a destroyed carrier...

Nothing? I know I have a destroyed carrier bushing and i'm wondering, also, if the noise could be some sort of oscillation caused by that failed bushing.
Forum: Suspension & Braking 04-15-2013, 11:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 315
Posted By amnesiak
Bump for a lack of opinions?!?

Bump for a lack of opinions?!?
Forum: Suspension & Braking 04-13-2013, 11:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 315
Posted By amnesiak
Should I upgrade sway bars (subframe)?

Hi everyone,
I have a 2001 325i with 185k on it that I've owned since new. I've recently started to do all the work on it myself, and it's time for a complete suspension overhaul.

One thing I...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-12-2013, 10:58 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 834
Posted By amnesiak
ID this noise!

It's been going on for a couple of years, on and off, and of course, never when my BMW mechanic drives it around. I pulled out the rear seat today and got a good recording of it.
...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 04-05-2013, 12:09 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 57,154
Posted By amnesiak
Hi all, I've got a 2001 325i with 185k and the...

Hi all, I've got a 2001 325i with 185k and the sport suspension (or what's left of it, ha). I'm in desperate need of a suspension refresh. I've got a couple of additional questions on this incredibly...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-16-2013, 12:28 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 152,364
Posted By amnesiak
Hey everyone, thanks for the DIY. It took me a...

Hey everyone, thanks for the DIY. It took me a long time as everyone said. A couple of things that I found that made it easier:

1. Definitely cut the tube protruding from the oil dipstick tube....
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