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Forum: E46 Xi Forum 02-01-2014, 09:29 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,446
Posted By bmwporschefan
Glad to see threads like this get more posts then...

Glad to see threads like this get more posts then the people here with real problems. Kids. :rolleyes:
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-31-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 411
Posted By bmwporschefan
What started as me thinking engine mounts ended...

What started as me thinking engine mounts ended up being my clutch. I still had the original clutch and my first symptoms I was seeing totally pointed me into another direction lol. I'm 38 yo and...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-29-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 620
Posted By bmwporschefan
Yeah I have the business cd. Never skipped on me...

Yeah I have the business cd. Never skipped on me and sounds ok for factory stereo. I did have to repair the volume/power knob just the other day. The internal mounting for it broke so the knob was...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-29-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 620
Posted By bmwporschefan
There may be truth to it but I doubt it. I don't...

There may be truth to it but I doubt it. I don't have experience with changing the stereo out on my BMW as I was always satisfied with the sound.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-29-2014, 02:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 620
Posted By bmwporschefan
lol, what does having an xi have to do with the...

lol, what does having an xi have to do with the steering wheel controls. I could be wrong I guess. By the way, that BMW business cd player is made by Alpine.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-29-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 179
Posted By bmwporschefan
Try here (http://www.bmwgm5.com)

Try here (http://www.bmwgm5.com)
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-29-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 571
Views: 30,433
Posted By bmwporschefan
Florida winter.

Florida winter.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-26-2014, 10:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 551
Posted By bmwporschefan
I have replaced my boots a few times. I don't...

I have replaced my boots a few times. I don't think it's that big a deal. As far as grit getting in there, I ran mine with a rip for I don't know how long before I caught it. After I disassembled...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-24-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 411
Posted By bmwporschefan
Thanks for the reply. No slop. After I drove it...

Thanks for the reply. No slop. After I drove it around some more trying to get a better feel what is wrong, I think I broke it more lol. I can't push the clutch all the way in without a lot of...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 01-18-2014, 10:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 411
Posted By bmwporschefan
engine mounts?

I'm having a hard time figuring out what went wrong with my car. It was driving fine then all of a sudden while braking for a turn I couldn't shift (manual transmission). Come to a stop on a level...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 12-27-2013, 12:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,137
Posted By bmwporschefan
Hmmm, not feeling anymore vibration while taking...

Hmmm, not feeling anymore vibration while taking off in first, but sometimes its still a little hard to get into gear. I really have no clue where to look as I checked motor mounts and they appear...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 12-21-2013, 10:27 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,137
Posted By bmwporschefan
It's been a long time since I posted. Fresh...

It's been a long time since I posted. Fresh suspension is still very nice, not harsh at all. I still have a slight vibration at or above 70 mph but thats not why I am writing today. Yesterday...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 10-13-2013, 01:24 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,011
Posted By bmwporschefan
This car sounds like it felt the wrath of...

This car sounds like it felt the wrath of hurricane Sandy.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-17-2013, 12:22 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,083
Posted By bmwporschefan
I installed those Turner rear shock mount...

I installed those Turner rear shock mount reinforcement plates when I did my suspension a few weeks ago. Those things are thick! Wasn't sure if I needed them but thought it couldn't hurt.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-13-2013, 11:56 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,630
Posted By bmwporschefan
I hear the best improvement on any car is taking...

I hear the best improvement on any car is taking it to a track event (DE) and learn how to drive it. This is what I want to do with my 911 someday.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-13-2013, 11:53 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 27,025
Posted By bmwporschefan
Oh, and just my experience, I didn't cut any bump...

Oh, and just my experience, I didn't cut any bump stops. The rear e36 m3 shocks came with bump stops installed and I left them as they were. I reused my fronts and had no ill effects from this. I...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-13-2013, 11:50 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 27,025
Posted By bmwporschefan
This needs to be a sticky or it will just...

This needs to be a sticky or it will just disappear. Alot of the suspension question threads seem to be started from someone who doesn't like to search much.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-13-2013, 12:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 550
Posted By bmwporschefan
Mine has 140k and it just went out so maybe yours...

Mine has 140k and it just went out so maybe yours is due.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-12-2013, 08:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 550
Posted By bmwporschefan
First time I had a similar problem it was the...

First time I had a similar problem it was the fuel pump relay. You can swap it with the horn relay to see if the problem goes away. The second time I had a similar problem it was the fuel pump. ...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-08-2013, 01:35 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,290
Posted By bmwporschefan
In my owners manual it say it holds 8. When I do...

In my owners manual it say it holds 8. When I do an oil change, it is not full until I put 8 quarts in.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-06-2013, 10:39 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,831
Posted By bmwporschefan
I came close to ordering those suckers. And come...

I came close to ordering those suckers. And come to think of it, I now remember when reinstalling the struts seeing two layers of sheet metal when I was installing the nuts and didn't think anything...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-05-2013, 05:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 534
Posted By bmwporschefan
Mine has sport package, and it has 3 spoke wheel...

Mine has sport package, and it has 3 spoke wheel and sport seats. Don't know of anything else that makes it a sport package though lol. Maybe the front m tech bumper, I think that is what it's...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-05-2013, 05:20 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,831
Posted By bmwporschefan
Haha, I didn't even notice them there. Well...

Haha, I didn't even notice them there. Well then, I will just carry on.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-04-2013, 07:19 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,831
Posted By bmwporschefan
Damn, just noticed the front reinforcement plates...

Damn, just noticed the front reinforcement plates on turner are only $20. Now I wish I saw those earlier, I would have added them for piece of mind. I guess it wouldn't be too hard to add them now.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 05-04-2013, 07:14 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,831
Posted By bmwporschefan
Understand completely and wasn't thinking of the...

Understand completely and wasn't thinking of the metal damage, more the axles and whatever. Just to add, when I installed my eibach pro springs and bilstein sports I did add some reinforcement...
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