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The BMW E46 ///M3 is the M version E46 and puts out an amazing 333 HP and 262 lb-ft of torque at stock specs! There are an amazing amount of modifications for both the coupe and convertible models so read up and get started modifying your cars today!

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Old 10-22-2011, 04:28 PM   #1
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Test your M3 knowledge, identify this part



What is this part and where does it go?
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Old 10-22-2011, 04:30 PM   #2
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looks like a piece to the windshield wiper

is it Wiper blade guide, wiper arm 61618263685 (#9 in pic)?

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Old 10-22-2011, 10:18 PM   #3
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Correct! Although I still can't quite figure out where it goes in. I think it's actually part 9 though... Thanks for the diagram
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Old 10-22-2011, 10:21 PM   #4
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I'll take a pic of mine for you, driving now...
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Old 10-22-2011, 10:24 PM   #5
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Awesome, that would be super helpful ^_^
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Old 10-22-2011, 11:43 PM   #6
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i think its to make sure the wiper blade assembly itself stays lined up with the upper housing piece





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Old 10-23-2011, 12:22 AM   #7
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awesome dude, thanks!
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Old 10-23-2011, 10:46 AM   #8
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haha beat me to it, I had to replace my entire wiper because some retard decided to vandalize my car. it was also 3 days after buying it which was really sweet of them to do tsk tsk tsk
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Old 12-26-2012, 08:58 AM   #9
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how did you remove this? I can't seem to figure it out
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Old 12-27-2012, 08:32 PM   #10
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how did you remove this? I can't seem to figure it out
To remove it, simply pop it out gently, using a flat blade screwdriver.

It only needs to be removed if using the newer style flat aeroblade wipers....
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Old 01-01-2013, 07:19 AM   #11
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Hi Oasis2007, I can't for the life of me figure out where to pry so that i don't break this guide piece.
could you show me with a picture or so?
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