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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-23-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 183
Posted By joethai
drive shaft

So I can drive on a bad drive shaft bushing for the next 4 months?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-22-2014, 04:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 183
Posted By joethai
2004 325i E46 rear drive shaft

My drive shaft vibrates low at 35MPH. Does not vibrate at higher speeds. Vibration is low.
When I switch over to manuel I can really feel the car shake.

-How long can I drive the car without...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-08-2013, 09:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 423
Posted By joethai
P0411 code relay/air injector

Autozone checked my service engine soon light. P0411 is the code tripped.
Something to the effect of Air injector relay/check valve/air assembly.

My car is a 2004 325i e46 138,500 miles.
I...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-06-2012, 10:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 678
Posted By joethai
oil filter K&N

Are K&N oil filter worth putting in a 2004 325I e46 and run for 7,000 miles?
Any known disfunction with using a K&N filter?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-06-2012, 10:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 863
Posted By joethai
K&N oil filter work on the BMW anyone know?

K&N oil filter work on the BMW anyone know?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-05-2012, 03:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 557
Posted By joethai
cool i'll have to change to full synthetic in...

cool i'll have to change to full synthetic in lessor milleage thanks.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-05-2012, 03:17 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,769
Posted By joethai
pads

http://www.autohausaz.com/

Bosch QuietCast pads. Zimmerman rooters (vented) free shipping over $50.00
super cheap. Brakes work well no noise. Didn't even need anti squeak goup. Did my front...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-05-2012, 11:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 557
Posted By joethai
castrol oil

My last oil change I did myself. I used castrol part synthetic. Not realizing "PART" on oil label. Next oil change is in 7,000 miles. Keeping the castrol brand. Should I go with FULL synthetic? The...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-25-2012, 11:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 374
Posted By joethai
By just looking at the rotors for the 1999 528i...

By just looking at the rotors for the 1999 528i and comparing the match. It will not work. Not to mention the part numbers did not match either online.

How to sell 2 rotors and pads for $60 "Brand...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-25-2012, 11:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 548
Posted By joethai
And then day two: By removing the caliper I was...

And then day two: By removing the caliper I was able to get more room to use a breaker bar (the opposite side of my floor jack handle) and break the bolt connection. Ahh so much better. Braks are now...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-24-2012, 10:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 374
Posted By joethai
brake rotors on e46 325i

About to replace my brake rotors on my 2004 325i E46. But!! a buddy of mine gave me his front brake rotors and brake pads he bought for hi 1999 528i BMW. Is it possible I can use those rotors and...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-24-2012, 10:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 548
Posted By joethai
Thanks all. PB blaster it is... I will buy today.

Thanks all. PB blaster it is... I will buy today.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-23-2012, 10:00 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 548
Posted By joethai
brake caliper bolt connection tight

My E46 325i year 2004. Trying to remove two bolts to replace my rotors.
The two bolts that mount the caliper (front brakes right side). One on top and one on the bottom. I was able to break the top...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-21-2012, 08:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 850
Posted By joethai
Right!

Thanks for the heads up. I seen a few youtube feeds already for the bleeder valve. Now I know what you're talking about. It now makes scents. Rather than spending time with all my wheels taken off...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-19-2012, 08:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 850
Posted By joethai
Thank you for the reply. To bleed the brakes in...

Thank you for the reply. To bleed the brakes in general you have to unhook the hose from the caliper? Let the fluid flow out of the brake line with the brake fluid cap off? And of course like dad...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-16-2012, 04:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 850
Posted By joethai
04' 325i front brake rotors

My question is. Do you have to replace the rotors each time you change the brake pads? I'll be doing the job myself. (Front brakes). Clean surfaces no grooves or scuffs.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-01-2012, 09:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 556
Posted By joethai
Hi there. I tonight tried to compress the plastic...

Hi there. I tonight tried to compress the plastic flange like contraption into the power steering hose fitting to disconnect. It was one tough bugger to get it to compress. Would turn 360 but could...
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