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Forum: Tools and Miscellaneous 08-10-2013, 04:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 726
Posted By aturkinside
Fix whatever you can and dump it. The repairs and...

Fix whatever you can and dump it. The repairs and maintenance will never end. I'm trying to sell it but whenever I fix an obvious issue some other horrible noise or performance issue pops up. Anyway,...
Forum: Tools and Miscellaneous 08-08-2013, 05:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 726
Posted By aturkinside
No air intake boot sorry. I just replaced mine...

No air intake boot sorry. I just replaced mine also, had two rips in the small elbow.

As for fuel filter. $80 plus shipping, unless you want to pick up.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-28-2013, 11:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 769
Posted By aturkinside
Oh wow can't believe I didn't think of that. Any...

Oh wow can't believe I didn't think of that. Any way to diagnose that without jacking up all four wheels and driving in gear? BTW, I managed to record the audio of the...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-27-2013, 07:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 769
Posted By aturkinside
whirring/grinding noise

I'm going crazy chasing after this noise. Started a few months ago out of the blue. Noise didnt build up it just started the first day and still sounds the same. Sounds like a grinding or whirring...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-15-2013, 06:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 568
Posted By aturkinside
I have the same car same year and at that mileage...

I have the same car same year and at that mileage a lot of maintenance issues start coming up. Try listening around the the drivebelt/pulley area. I would also take the disa valve out and make sure...
Forum: Tools and Miscellaneous 05-15-2013, 06:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 726
Posted By aturkinside
E83/E46 parts for sale or trade

I have a brand new genuine fuel filter for BMW E83, brand new expansion tank for E83, crankcase breather hose for E83,

For E83:

Fuel filter
Expansion tank
crankcase breather hose
disa...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-15-2013, 06:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,022
Posted By aturkinside
Might sound dumb but check your lug nuts and make...

Might sound dumb but check your lug nuts and make sure they are tight. Otherwise My clunking was fixed with what you already addressed which were tires and transfer case fluid change.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-15-2013, 06:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,729
Posted By aturkinside
my 04 x3 has a bad ujoint on my front driveshaft....

my 04 x3 has a bad ujoint on my front driveshaft. i took it out because i didnt want it to break off while i was driving so for the time being i am driving with only rwd. i installed a makeshift...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-15-2013, 06:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,070
Posted By aturkinside
my footwells also were soaked after hard rain but...

my footwells also were soaked after hard rain but only because the gasket (the one that runs all the way around the door) had rips and shreds towards the bottom and when too much rain goes into the...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-15-2013, 06:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 785
Posted By aturkinside
ngk iridiums....the bosch ones autozone tries to...

ngk iridiums....the bosch ones autozone tries to sell you will give you problems
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-11-2013, 03:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,222
Posted By aturkinside
I have the same car. I had MANYYY issues and...

I have the same car. I had MANYYY issues and still do. Wish I never bought it. But the symptoms you describe I fixed a while back. Make sure your tires are all the same brand and size...if not get...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-13-2013, 07:29 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,821
Posted By aturkinside
No that was my total bill for diagnosing and...

No that was my total bill for diagnosing and replacing the oil.



Yea. The xdrive fluid was introduced after 04. dadadave's 05 could possibly still have the old fluid.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-13-2013, 03:00 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,821
Posted By aturkinside
235/50ZR-18 Hankook Ventus V4 ES H105 for the...

235/50ZR-18 Hankook Ventus V4 ES H105 for the front and
255/45ZR-18 Hankook Ventus V4 ES H105 for the rear.

I got em from tirerack. At the time it was free shipping and a $50 promotional cash...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-12-2013, 07:55 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,821
Posted By aturkinside
Yes. The major part of the clunking was excessive...

Yes. The major part of the clunking was excessive transfer case fluid wear. I had it changed for about $170 including fluid and labor. And I still had a very slight bump between first and second only...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-22-2012, 02:56 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,821
Posted By aturkinside
....also I noticed my transfer case bushing seems...

....also I noticed my transfer case bushing seems worn out
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-22-2012, 02:51 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,821
Posted By aturkinside
I had my cousin in the backseat the other day...

I had my cousin in the backseat the other day while driving around and he notices the clunk right under his seat. So is this the rear differential? What mechanisms of the differential are prone to...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-18-2012, 04:33 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,821
Posted By aturkinside
I dont have that information. I bought it used....

I dont have that information. I bought it used. After a little experimenting though it doesnt seem like the clunk/stutter happens when I'm turning under light acceleration between first and second.
...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-17-2012, 06:02 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,821
Posted By aturkinside
It wouldnt hurt to visually inspect the flex...

It wouldnt hurt to visually inspect the flex disc.



yes all the same with factory staggered setup. it does pull to the left even after i had a recent alignment.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-16-2012, 08:21 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,821
Posted By aturkinside
I guess I'll try it out. After all, ff's are...

I guess I'll try it out. After all, ff's are scheduled for every 100k? I'm at 97k+. This is the only writeup with pics I found...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-16-2012, 07:17 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,821
Posted By aturkinside
I always put super in. I have to admit I have...

I always put super in. I have to admit I have always been buying gas from the same Delta by my house. Just the other day I put ultra 93 from Sunoco along with the Lucas but tbh it hasn't made a...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-15-2012, 07:14 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,821
Posted By aturkinside
clunk between 1st and second

I have an '04 X3 3.0 automatic and at 1/5 throttle at around 10mph (1800 rpms) i get this clunking/shudder from underneath the car. I can't pinpoint exactly where but have to say it's more towards...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 06-24-2012, 02:40 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,408
Posted By aturkinside
I know exactly what you're sayin. Sort of like if...

I know exactly what you're sayin. Sort of like if you keep your foot on the gas, but not enough for it to accelerate it SHOULD cruise but it doesn't, instead in bounces back and forth between a 100...
Forum: Site Sponsors & Bimmerfest Group Buys 03-05-2008, 12:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,389
Posted By aturkinside
Hi. I assume the halos are more distinguished in...

Hi. I assume the halos are more distinguished in person? Judging by the video, it kinda just looks like 1 bright light coming from the headlight. And does this halo kit not support e46's after 2003?...
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