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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-05-2009, 07:20 PM
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Posted By Andycapps
Wasnt that in Tokyo Drift??

Wasnt that in Tokyo Drift??
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-05-2009, 07:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 429
Posted By Andycapps
Id get quotes for both. Rebuilding is probably...

Id get quotes for both. Rebuilding is probably gonna cost you a bit more, but if you've got the money to do it, then i say go for it. Or you can look around for a used/low mileage trans. with some...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-05-2009, 07:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 648
Posted By Andycapps
And Actually if you can get one for $40 or so...

And Actually if you can get one for $40 or so thats as good as its gonna get. Unless you can find just the part that broke somewhere
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-05-2009, 07:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 648
Posted By Andycapps
$40-60 used is normal. I believe i checked at the...

$40-60 used is normal. I believe i checked at the dealer and it was around $220 maybe? but with a new one,the lock cylinder is coded for your key so you dont have to change them out.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-05-2009, 03:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 585
Posted By Andycapps
Stock suspension, I do have DSII M3 wheels on the...

Stock suspension, I do have DSII M3 wheels on the car but the rear tires were wearing about the same with the other wheels/tires i had on before. With the car on the alignment rack..the rear camber...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-01-2009, 08:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 585
Posted By Andycapps
Adjustable rear camber arms ?

My car eats up rear tires pretty fast. This last set only got me 10k and mostly inner edge wear. Ive aligned it the best i can but camber adjustment is maxed out, so ive been looking at the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-30-2008, 04:41 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 3,428
Posted By Andycapps
I need front control arm bushings and Im just...

I need front control arm bushings and Im just gonna go with 2 new control arms but I'd like to upgrade to better bushings. whats the best bushings for the buck? Ive seen all sorts of them from soild...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-30-2008, 04:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 871
Posted By Andycapps
Yeah ill do that. Gotta get some ruber first. My...

Yeah ill do that. Gotta get some ruber first. My rear tires are shot..just need tires/ Front control arm bushings and itll be good to go.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-29-2008, 03:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 871
Posted By Andycapps
Ok so i dont know why i didnt think of it...

Ok so i dont know why i didnt think of it earlier, but i hit the end of the axle with a air hammer/round chisel and BAM!! 3-4 blows and it was out!! I got it done today finally. All in all i had...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-27-2008, 01:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 871
Posted By Andycapps
Now that i think about it, I might just take the...

Now that i think about it, I might just take the trailing arm off with the axle still atatched, use hydraulic press to press axle out of hub, flip it over, press the hub out of the trailing arm.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-27-2008, 01:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 871
Posted By Andycapps
I just started on my Left Rear Bearing today and...

I just started on my Left Rear Bearing today and ran into the same problem. I need help!! Axle is stuck in the hub. Does the axle have to come out before i put the slide hammer on to pull out the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-18-2008, 03:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 775
Posted By Andycapps
+1 And even if you did change it; Guess...

+1

And even if you did change it; Guess what you probably need another once since your car ran hot.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-18-2008, 03:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 718
Posted By Andycapps
I opted for the 8000k kit i got on ebay. Might...

I opted for the 8000k kit i got on ebay. Might not be the brightest kit you can get but i like the blueish look and it definately makes the high beams look piss yellow. Probably the cheapest/best mod...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-18-2008, 03:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,072
Posted By Andycapps
Ok so Im gonna be doing a rear wheel bearing this...

Ok so Im gonna be doing a rear wheel bearing this weekend. Im expecting it to be a real P.i.t.a. so ill keep everyone posted and might even do a DIY writeup on it if all goes well.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-06-2008, 09:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,072
Posted By Andycapps
ok so after doing a little research and looking...

ok so after doing a little research and looking thru a few different repair manuals, it looks to me as you can get by without the special tools up to the point where you need to press the actual hub...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-04-2008, 04:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,072
Posted By Andycapps
Yeah i found a link somewhere that someone had...

Yeah i found a link somewhere that someone had used basic tools and a dremel tool or something but they didnt have any pics. I have no idea whats invloved in taking off the trailing arm, if thats...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-04-2008, 03:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,072
Posted By Andycapps
Rear Wheel Bearing DIY Help Please~!

I need to replace my Rear wheel bearings. I know the Bmw special tool can be had for about $250 but Im trying to bypass that if all posisble. ANyone whos done this job before without the special...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-30-2008, 10:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,044
Posted By Andycapps
on my 325 its just dangling around on the drivers...

on my 325 its just dangling around on the drivers side near the Brake duct
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-30-2008, 10:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 968
Posted By Andycapps
sounds like a vaccum leak to me. If you cant find...

sounds like a vaccum leak to me. If you cant find any obvious leaks, with the engine Cold start it up and just spray some intake cleaner around your intake/hoses/vaccum lines and when you hit the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-30-2008, 09:49 PM
Replies: 15
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Posted By Andycapps
Well i got the 35W HID kit and it works fine. As...

Well i got the 35W HID kit and it works fine. As long as you hook it up right it should be just fine
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-30-2008, 07:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 479
Posted By Andycapps
right. its on the bottom on the tank that you...

right. its on the bottom on the tank that you pour coolant into.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-30-2008, 04:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 428
Posted By Andycapps
Im assuiming they will fit as they look identical...

Im assuiming they will fit as they look identical to ones ive seen on 318's . the steel wheels with hubcaps. Yeah not my favorite things in the world but Wheels/winter tires for $75. cant really...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-30-2008, 04:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 479
Posted By Andycapps
I've had that 'Check Coolant Level see owners...

I've had that 'Check Coolant Level see owners manual' message for the longest time myself and i know that the level is fine i replaced the sensor and it still does it. I just havent gotten around to...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-29-2008, 04:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 428
Posted By Andycapps
Z3 wheels fit a 325?

Im looking at getting some winter wheels/tires. They are 15" steelies but they came off a 2001 Z3. Anyone know if ill have fitment problems? Do they have the same offset/ bolt pattern? Thanks
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-28-2008, 05:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 718
Posted By Andycapps
Im expecting it to be a pita, but theres no way...

Im expecting it to be a pita, but theres no way im paying someone else $3-600 to do them. I work in a shop so ive got air tools, lift and all the basic tools you could possibly need. As far as the...
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