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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Today, 08:51 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 367
Posted By grimma
I am sorry, I am crazy when it is about my car...

I am sorry, I am crazy when it is about my car maintenence, but In proffesional life I am in aircraft maintenance
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Today, 07:37 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 367
Posted By grimma
but they told me that 75W90 is a NO GO for my...

but they told me that 75W90 is a NO GO for my transmission! It should be 75W80.And liqui moly dont have full synthetic oil for diff which is 75W90 GL-4 for differential. they have mineral and...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 08:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 367
Posted By grimma
Thank you all for answers, after a small research...

Thank you all for answers, after a small research I found that 75W80 GL3+ from liqui moly is compatible for my gearbox as it meets GL3 and GL4 standards , as for diff oil this company really...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-19-2014, 08:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 367
Posted By grimma
The oil I bought was GL-3+ and guy was all dure...

The oil I bought was GL-3+ and guy was all dure that this is oil for my gearbox! I dont know should I go with 75W95 GL-5 or 75W140 GL-5 for diff?


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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-19-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 367
Posted By grimma
Well I will check what is this 75W80 GL3+...

Well I will check what is this 75W80 GL3+ allready and does it fit in my car because I know Liqui Moly is good manufacturer. Just this old guy in their stores was so boring and stuborn. He started...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-19-2014, 11:41 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 83
Posted By grimma
323Ci 1999 239000 km rear trailing arm bushing question?

Hello,


I have some metal to metal rattle on my rear left. While adjusting my parking (e-brake) brake I did some inspection on the rear. I found my left rear trailing arm touching bracket, and...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-18-2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 367
Posted By grimma
Thank you all for answers but i dont need...

Thank you all for answers but i dont need manufacturer names, i use liqui moly. I wanted to find out correct weights for diff and tranny.


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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-18-2014, 02:37 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 367
Posted By grimma
Diff and transmission oil type E46 323ci 1999

My car is WBA BM3 108 0EZ 627 68. I was in store looking for correct oil for my diff and manual 5 speed tranny. i found on this forums and e46 fanatics that correct oil would be 75W80 GL-4 tranny and...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-01-2014, 11:49 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 42,516
Posted By grimma
It was two small o- rings.

It was two small o- rings.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-30-2014, 03:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 404
Posted By grimma
I had same issue before. for me it was disa valve...

I had same issue before. for me it was disa valve o-ring leak. when I installed new oring problem went away. i did the ccv before this of course.


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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-30-2014, 03:49 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 42,516
Posted By grimma
I had the same problem with red oil pressure...

I had the same problem with red oil pressure light flickering an some times staying. My solutions was a new oil filter Cap with all three joints. But I was told two litlle joints are key problem in...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-14-2014, 11:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 149
Posted By grimma
E46 323 ci (coupe) 1999 rear suspension type?

Hello everyone,

I have a simple question I can not be sure on real oem. I want to renew my rear shocks. Do I need standard shocks or sport?

As I can see on vendor pages and realoem they have...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-03-2014, 12:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 286
Posted By grimma
i jave something like that also. bit dont know...

i jave something like that also. bit dont know what is it. please post it if you discover the cause.


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-14-2014, 08:55 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 11,808
Posted By grimma
Thumbs down i did vanos seals and no help! but one thing did...

i did vanos seals and no help! but one thing did helped my car was a small disa O-ring I bought! no any whatsoever problems! to bad after that had to sell it!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-08-2014, 02:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 327
Posted By grimma
when I did my e60 rear ball joint i had thid...

when I did my e60 rear ball joint i had thid clamp also, but this is installed once the joint is inside already installed!


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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-07-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,135
Posted By grimma
Yes yes Hondas are more relaible and stuff, but...

Yes yes Hondas are more relaible and stuff, but comparing it to a bmw feeling is like driving a vacuum cleaner.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-07-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 327
Posted By grimma
I dont know about any warranty fix but maybe I...

I dont know about any warranty fix but maybe I am not enough inside the problem. Car is very new to me.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-07-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 327
Posted By grimma
I did my tool from some pipes I found on my job...

I did my tool from some pipes I found on my job site. We have a garage for service the company cars. One day during the pause I have fabricated tool togethar with the guy who works in garage. I can...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-06-2014, 09:52 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,135
Posted By grimma
I have a pal that drives Honda cars. He always...

I have a pal that drives Honda cars. He always speaks of how reliable they are. And me being stupid owning a bmws. But felling of driving a bmw is like addiction. Honda is just a transport bucket...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-06-2014, 09:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 327
Posted By grimma
Rear ball joint tool question?

Hello everyone,

I have owned BMW E60 and I DIY-ed rear ball joints. I have fabricated tool my-self. It worked good! Since I sold my E60 , I have bought a BMW E46 323i coupe and I would like to...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-29-2014, 12:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 332
Posted By grimma
3 day ago I payed 1999 323i coupe 2000 chf! and...

3 day ago I payed 1999 323i coupe 2000 chf! and he needs new tyers and ball joints and lots of stuff! So if is high mileage I would pay attention!


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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-23-2014, 04:23 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 410
Posted By grimma
I would say look for a vacuum leak, check around...

I would say look for a vacuum leak, check around your disa valve. but again I am not a pro mech, just an amateur!


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-29-2014, 06:24 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 620
Posted By grimma
Well I have replaced CCV and 4 houses , what you...

Well I have replaced CCV and 4 houses , what you say is off topic, we want to fix idle vibrations not oil consuption. My car does not consume oil, beside one small oil leak from vanos area. This...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-18-2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 620
Posted By grimma
I ordered my seals from ebay. i read somewhere...

I ordered my seals from ebay. i read somewhere though, that vanos seals could affect idle! btw mine just hit 178000 km!


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-17-2014, 04:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 620
Posted By grimma
i have ordered teflon vanos seals i think our...

i have ordered teflon vanos seals i think our vibration is due to detoriated seals! but there is no error faults because ms45.1 dme mask it good! also my low end torque is bad when less than 3k rpm....
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