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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-26-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 4
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Posted By iffy
diff output shaft seal

At 113k miles, i have noticed the seal leaking/sweating. I have serviced the diff regularly and am wondering if the seal should of have been leaking. Nevertheless I will have to change this seal. I...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-04-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 258
Posted By iffy
e46 clutch replacement diy advice

Looking for a bit advice from the more experienced DIY'ers. My clutch keeps jufddering despite having had it changed 4 years ago. I have just never managed to get rid of the judder; had it since 30k...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-10-2013, 03:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 448
Posted By iffy
believe it or not - i had a serious vibration at...

believe it or not - i had a serious vibration at 70mph with adapters, since I have put spacers on, I swear the vibration has totally disappeared
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-09-2013, 11:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 448
Posted By iffy
im using an 8.5x17 rim

im using an 8.5x17 rim
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-09-2013, 11:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 448
Posted By iffy
Here is an email in which they claim a 2year...

Here is an email in which they claim a 2year warranty on all parts directly related to the spacers:

The 7mm adaptor is a tested and approved fitment for this car. Most AC Schnitzer wheels use an...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-09-2013, 02:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 448
Posted By iffy
There ac schnizer 7mm spacers. I asked ac...

There ac schnizer 7mm spacers. I asked ac schnitzer uk if they where suitable and they assured they are approved and will not cause any damage at all??????
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-09-2013, 02:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 448
Posted By iffy
245/45/17 on 8.5j x 17 (yes or no?)

Can I stick 245 on a 8.5 inch rim? I have 7mm spacers on the rear and wanted to fill the arches out a little with the wider rear. I will however only do this if it is safe and not against bmw...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-17-2013, 03:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 459
Posted By iffy
that was ac schnitzer rep who told me that. he...

that was ac schnitzer rep who told me that. he said it was a good fit due to j shape or something!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-17-2013, 01:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 459
Posted By iffy
Should I run tyres at a higher or lower pressure...

Should I run tyres at a higher or lower pressure than factory recommendations?
Why do you think the offset of AC's are ideal? My rear tyres sit so far in the wheel well that it's pretty horrible...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-16-2013, 02:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 459
Posted By iffy
e46 325i 2001 - wheel discussion (not the usual)

Ok, I have just bought a set of 17inch Ac Schnitzer alloys so that I could compare against a set of replicas I have. My purpose for changing over is because I wanted a better ride and better...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-10-2013, 10:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 325
Posted By iffy
CCV was serviced 40k ago, and when it done the -...

CCV was serviced 40k ago, and when it done the - the ccv was totally clean
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-10-2013, 03:45 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 206
Posted By iffy
e46 325 2001 - how to replace bonnet catch

Is there a diy on how to replace the bonnet catch?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-10-2013, 03:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 325
Posted By iffy
oil consumption issue and what to do - 325i

I know this topic has been discussed to great lengths but I need to know a few specific procedures.
In 10000 miles I have went through 8 litres of oil. Im using 5w40 castrol oil. I know this isn't...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-09-2013, 11:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 365
Posted By iffy
e46 ac *****zer wheels advice

I do not understand wheel sizes in terms of width and ET. I would like help and advice on how to correct a mistake I have made. I have an e46 325i 2001 vehicle. When I bought this car it came with...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-06-2013, 05:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 387
Posted By iffy
How do i check the rear sway bar link??

How do i check the rear sway bar link??
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-06-2013, 05:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 310
Posted By iffy
its not the steering guibo for definate

its not the steering guibo for definate
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-03-2013, 12:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 310
Posted By iffy
steering wheel knock

EVERY time I go over any kind of bump, my steering wheel produces an audible knocking noise. The problem I have is in between the the UPPER UJ and steering wheel. Since the steering wheel wont knock...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-03-2013, 12:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 387
Posted By iffy
thudding from rear

I have a thud noise coming from the rear of the car. I have so far replaced shocks and mounts. What could be causing this noise and how do I diagnose
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-03-2013, 12:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 512
Posted By iffy
tramlining

I am still experiencing bad tram lining. To date I have replaced every major component in the front of the car. The components I have replaced are; Control arms, shocks, drop links and tie rods...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-03-2013, 12:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 377
Posted By iffy
diagostic softwares

Im looking to buy diagnostic equipment. What I need the equipment to do is read all sensor data in a live format (while im driving). I would ideally like to see the data in a graph or something of...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-18-2013, 02:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 223
Posted By iffy
sttering getting stuck on full lock

Scenario:

Making a U-turn with steering on full lock and then coming to a halt with steering on full lock.

Problem
At the end of the turn whilst car is coming to a halt, the steering will turn...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-11-2013, 06:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 338
Posted By iffy
That's the one mate

That's the one mate
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-11-2013, 04:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 338
Posted By iffy
2001 e46 325i - broken hub carrier bolt

I was trying to remove a rusted hub carrier bolt and it snapped (part 4) RealOEM.com * BMW E46 325i FRONT SPRING STRUT/SHOCK ABSORBER
I am not sure on what now to do. I have been told of one...
Forum: UK 07-22-2013, 10:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,230
Posted By iffy
need a jack

I need a jack, I had one from costco which was fab, but it got stolen (long story)! Costso do not now sell this model anymore, any advice on what jack to get? I think the costco jack was a 3 tonner!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-20-2013, 02:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 496
Posted By iffy
Yes I am in the uk:) I have falkens on the...

Yes I am in the uk:)

I have falkens on the car, front and back.

I think Im gonna have to opt for a diesel now as petrol cars are just too expensive to run. What should a 535d return?
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