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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-19-2012, 06:16 PM
Replies: 585
Views: 240,587
Posted By SilbergrauBMW
90k? Your fine, change it.

90k? Your fine, change it.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-30-2012, 10:15 AM
Replies: 585
Views: 240,587
Posted By SilbergrauBMW
I dont need to drive an automatic anything hard,...

I dont need to drive an automatic anything hard, I don't believe in automatic slush boxes as sports car so I generally drive them normal. You pulled a lot of my general comments and twisted them...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-29-2012, 11:59 PM
Replies: 585
Views: 240,587
Posted By SilbergrauBMW
I don't think there is a real definitive way to...

I don't think there is a real definitive way to take care of ur tranny. The best way would probably be to just drive it easy and normal. There isn't enough support data that shows the cause of a...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-28-2012, 01:25 PM
Replies: 585
Views: 240,587
Posted By SilbergrauBMW
Tell me how an automatic transmission shifts hard...

Tell me how an automatic transmission shifts hard with no fluid? Lol its a hydrolic system!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-02-2012, 09:52 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,556
Posted By SilbergrauBMW
I just bought some lemforder endlinks, i will...

I just bought some lemforder endlinks, i will keep everyone updated.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-29-2012, 09:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,556
Posted By SilbergrauBMW
I replaced the left side control ARM already. So...

I replaced the left side control ARM already. So I guess I may just buy the other side and some end links and finish the whole front suspension
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-29-2012, 03:26 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,556
Posted By SilbergrauBMW
Yeah, Last night I was at my friends shop. I used...

Yeah, Last night I was at my friends shop. I used one of their lifts to do some work, I torqued everything down to spec. Ugh, I couldnt find play in anything except that one side of the rack. I have...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-29-2012, 03:07 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,556
Posted By SilbergrauBMW
Im with you, but I am leaning more towards the...

Im with you, but I am leaning more towards the rack because there is play on the right side. The same side that I thought was caused by the inner tie rod, and its the same side that I hear the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-29-2012, 01:38 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,556
Posted By SilbergrauBMW
A little update and bad news. after replacing the...

A little update and bad news. after replacing the right inner tierod. It seems that the poping noise when I turn left is still there. Damn...

The old part was still in decent shape as well..
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-19-2012, 05:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,328
Posted By SilbergrauBMW
Take the load of the suspension and use a crow...

Take the load of the suspension and use a crow bar and see if there is any play in the trailing arm bushings. Check your strut bushings while ur there. Grab the strut and move it back and forth, look...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-19-2012, 05:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,348
Posted By SilbergrauBMW
You would know if you had a headgasket problem...

You would know if you had a headgasket problem loosing that much coolant. Your engine would be misfiring and you would be spewing a big white cloud out the exhaust.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-19-2012, 05:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,860
Posted By SilbergrauBMW
If its not the sensor, lucas oil stablizer works...

If its not the sensor, lucas oil stablizer works GREAT with high mile tired engines. Replace 1qrt of oil with it.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-19-2012, 05:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 427
Posted By SilbergrauBMW
If you had enough pressure to activate the...

If you had enough pressure to activate the compressor and now you dont. You either have a relay issues or a serious leak and your bone dry of freon. The r134a has oil in it. Follow the ac lines and...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-19-2012, 05:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 785
Posted By SilbergrauBMW
I got my 325i for 8,500 and its loaded with all...

I got my 325i for 8,500 and its loaded with all the options BMW offered with 64,000 miles. Though mine was at the auction, you should be able to get a better BMW for 9k.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-19-2012, 05:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,005
Posted By SilbergrauBMW
Sounds like whoeve owned it last drove it like a...

Sounds like whoeve owned it last drove it like a bat outta hell. How the heck do you destroy a mechanical fan clutch at that many miles?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-19-2012, 04:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,291
Posted By SilbergrauBMW
Ive never had car payments, but then again I have...

Ive never had car payments, but then again I have ****ty credit.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-19-2012, 04:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 460
Posted By SilbergrauBMW
Replacing the pressure regulator wont do anything...

Replacing the pressure regulator wont do anything if the actual valvebody needs to be replaced.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-19-2012, 04:54 PM
Replies: 585
Views: 240,587
Posted By SilbergrauBMW
65,000miles, runs great. Original fluid

65,000miles, runs great. Original fluid
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-19-2012, 04:53 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,788
Posted By SilbergrauBMW
According to the sticky, the automatics give less...

According to the sticky, the automatics give less problems than more.:eeps: I would definitly change the fluid and see if your car has had the Transmission computer reflash. What happens with the GM...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-18-2012, 12:03 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,556
Posted By SilbergrauBMW
My MOTO is not to fix it unless its broken. And...

My MOTO is not to fix it unless its broken. And to only use oem parts. Bmws are very reliable cars in respect to their high performance.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-15-2012, 09:59 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,556
Posted By SilbergrauBMW
No I'm far too busy to log on a lot. I usually...

No I'm far too busy to log on a lot. I usually just lurk around, occasionally I help people with car issues on other forums. If I am feeling the mood and got the time to help, I usually look for help...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-15-2012, 09:33 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,556
Posted By SilbergrauBMW
Are you a DIY or a mechanic? I've always done my...

Are you a DIY or a mechanic? I've always done my own stuff, from headgaskets to oil changes. Its much less scary on the wallet if you DIY. I almost bought a 2003 red ZHP 6 speed, but I lost in the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-15-2012, 08:19 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,556
Posted By SilbergrauBMW
I just found out my bremen tech poly CAB are...

I just found out my bremen tech poly CAB are going bad :cry: I only have 4k on them. I guess I gotta get those outta there and burn those POS's while I do the other stuff. When its all said and done...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-15-2012, 03:27 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,376
Posted By SilbergrauBMW
My car has them stock, do they only come on sport...

My car has them stock, do they only come on sport models?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-15-2012, 03:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 670
Posted By SilbergrauBMW
You get about 10cents on the dollar for any mods...

You get about 10cents on the dollar for any mods you do to the car. Thats why its better to just leave it stock or take them off before u sell the vehicle.
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