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Old 05-14-2009, 08:11 PM   #18
fmzip
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Join Date: Jun 2003
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My Ride: 2001 330cic & 530i
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Originally Posted by api View Post
I did this install with friends in my garage. I had the car on jackstands and it was a little bit of a pain. I think $1100 is a steep price. Once I loosened the diff, I just moved it back a few inches and had a friend swap the bolt and rear trailing arm.

So it's just removing or is it loosening the differential bolts? Does the driveshaft need to be removed?

I think there may be an option to cut that upper bolt and use a shorter one. Details are here but sketchy.....

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=572194
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