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Forum: General E46 Forum Today, 12:12 PM
Replies: 230
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Posted By Overboost
I had the exact opposite experience. My outer CV...

I had the exact opposite experience. My outer CV splines slipped in and out of the wheel bearing hubs easily. By hand only. The right side inner axle fought me for an hour getting it through the...
Forum: General E46 Forum Today, 07:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 196
Posted By Overboost
Bracket for the European warning triangle....

Bracket for the European warning triangle. :thumbup:

https://forum.e46fanatics.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=748480&stc=1&d=1530993947
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-22-2020, 09:00 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 9,914
Posted By Overboost
The first plan of attack with be a blow with a...

The first plan of attack with be a blow with a hammer on a pry bar of the leading edge of the inner joint. I removed them with a blow to the trailing edge of the inner joint with the pry bar and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-22-2020, 08:54 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 533
Posted By Overboost
Thank you! :thanks:

Thank you! :thanks:
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-22-2020, 05:23 PM
Replies: 230
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Posted By Overboost
Got a little more done today. I got the pan back...

Got a little more done today. I got the pan back on and I am in the recommended Dreibond 1209 sealant procedure. Step 1: initial contact of gasket and sealant. Step 2: 1 hour later torque to 1/2...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-22-2020, 02:59 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 533
Posted By Overboost
Still a discussion on the 2 different torque...

Still a discussion on the 2 different torque specs for the 8.8 and 10.9. I wonder if the 10.9 bolts are the 3 torx bolts from the trans bell housing to oil pan? If not, does anyone what would those...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-22-2020, 02:10 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 533
Posted By Overboost
Coming up with 10 Nm on that thread too. Am I...

Coming up with 10 Nm on that thread too. Am I missing something? :dunno:
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-22-2020, 12:35 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 533
Posted By Overboost
Hey Arch, Can you link me to the oil pan bolts...

Hey Arch,
Can you link me to the oil pan bolts values you have at 16 Nm (11.8 ft.lbs)? I am getting conflicting searches with values of 10Nm 7.37 ft/lbs) Thanks!
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-22-2020, 06:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 379
Posted By Overboost
Pop the lid off your ebox and have a look. Fuses...

Pop the lid off your ebox and have a look. Fuses are all right there.

https://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=252522
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-21-2020, 05:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 353
Posted By Overboost
My tool is the same one Bali linked and it is...

My tool is the same one Bali linked and it is actually anodized aluminum. As mentioned, a great tool. :thumbup:
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-21-2020, 03:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 431
Posted By Overboost
If you don't have to go too high in the air on...

If you don't have to go too high in the air on the front, you can use your floor jack on the rear side jack pad and raise it high and it will also lift the front. Place a jack stand under that front...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-20-2020, 05:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 340
Posted By Overboost
Thanks for the info. Never worked on a M56...

Thanks for the info. Never worked on a M56 before.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-20-2020, 03:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 340
Posted By Overboost
2 orings on the top end dipstick itself. Only...

2 orings on the top end dipstick itself. Only one on the bottom of the tube sealing it to the oil pan on the M54 engines.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-20-2020, 03:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 116
Posted By Overboost
I went through 2 sets of expensive led license...

I went through 2 sets of expensive led license plate light lenses from corrosion before realizing my trunk lid handle housing gasket was leaking down into the back side of the lenses. Better check...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-20-2020, 02:58 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 533
Posted By Overboost
I think $150 is retail as Archbid suggested but I...

I think $150 is retail as Archbid suggested but I got mine new off a fleaBay seller for $89 delivered. :thumbup:
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-20-2020, 12:09 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 533
Posted By Overboost
I bought the Craftsman 3/8 Digi-Click for the...

I bought the Craftsman 3/8 Digi-Click for the job. It will display Nm, in/lbs or ft/lbs.

https://forum.e46fanatics.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=801003&stc=1&d=1589994622
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-20-2020, 11:51 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 533
Posted By Overboost
Yeah I am probably just being over cautious and...

Yeah I am probably just being over cautious and paranoid. The instructions on the Dreibond 1209 sealant is 3 fold torqueing. 3 ft/lbs initially. Half torque at 1 hour and final torque 6-24 hours...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-20-2020, 11:37 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 533
Posted By Overboost
Thank you so much! I will be using your guide as...

Thank you so much! I will be using your guide as I have so much apart right now on my X5 just waiting on the oil to stop dripping in the front left corner seam so my sealant will dry properly...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-20-2020, 11:17 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 533
Posted By Overboost
Very useful thank you Archbid. I have a question...

Very useful thank you Archbid. I have a question on the oil pan bolts. I see there are 2 listings as 8.8 and 10.9. All of my bolts have 8.8 on the head so what are the 10.9 ones? :dunno:
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-20-2020, 08:11 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 666
Posted By Overboost
It has been a huge debate over on the X5 forums...

It has been a huge debate over on the X5 forums about the reinforcement plate bolts being reused. Personally, I always reuse them as I have my plates off my E46 and E53 all the time to do work on...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-20-2020, 06:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 666
Posted By Overboost
Torque to yield. :thumbup:

Torque to yield. :thumbup:
Forum: Mobile Electronics Forum 05-19-2020, 06:35 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 9,068
Posted By Overboost
No iBus adapter needed on the E46. The steering...

No iBus adapter needed on the E46. The steering wheel buttons work off kbus and the Avant-4 has kbus integration. The DSP chipset is in the headunit so there is no additional wiring or programming.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-18-2020, 04:54 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 9,914
Posted By Overboost
Finally getting around to the OPG on the X5. ...

Finally getting around to the OPG on the X5. What a PITA :banghead:

I am not sure if the E46 xi models are the same but the right front axle runs directly through the oil pan. So the subframe...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-15-2020, 06:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 547
Posted By Overboost
I'm still trying to get my head around a single...

I'm still trying to get my head around a single in and dual out. What did you pull it off of?
Forum: The Showroom 05-14-2020, 03:16 PM
Replies: 257
Views: 47,620
Posted By Overboost
I just tapped into the high beam halogen 12V wire...

I just tapped into the high beam halogen 12V wire to pin 2 on the bixenon shutter connector pin 2. When you hit the highbeams now you get you bixenon highbeam shutter operation AND halogen high beam...
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