E46Fanatics - Search Results E46 BMW Social Directory E46 FAQ 3-Series Discussion Forums BMW Photo Gallery BMW 3-Series Technical Information E46 Fanatics - The Ultimate BMW Resource BMW Vendors General E46 Forum The Tire Rack's Tire Wheel Forum Forced Induction Forum The Off-Topic The E46 BMW Showroom For Sale, For Trade or Wanting to Buy

Go Back   E46Fanatics > Search Forums

You searched for the keyword(s):
Your search results are listed below. If you did not find the answer you were looking for, please try searching again. Make sure that you are searching the entire site and not a specific forum. If you cannot find the answer to your question, create a new discussion topic in the appropriate BMW related or Off-Topic section.

Showing results 1 to 25 of 768
Search took 0.10 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Aussigazza
Forum: ///M3 Forum 08-12-2019, 01:51 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 18,805
Posted By Aussigazza
Fixing Leak and Replacing HID Starter

Bit of plastic bent over and causing leak. Put in new seal.

New oem starter fixed light problem.

https://thumbs2.imgbox.com/8b/00/8AzKf53r_t.jpeg (http://imgbox.com/8AzKf53r)...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-20-2019, 02:45 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 18,805
Posted By Aussigazza
Addressing Brake Bias Questions

A friend of mine asked about brake bias.

Brake bias in my set up is 55 45 instead of oem 56 44. Very close and why 986 rears are recommended with 135i 6 pot fronts.
Useful reference:
...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-19-2019, 02:09 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 18,805
Posted By Aussigazza
New Rear Rotors

StopTech rotors finally turned up.

Installed and adjusted hand brake.

Using worn pads, so not evenly wearing in...

https://thumbs2.imgbox.com/7d/ee/n7wFqaks_t.jpeg...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-18-2019, 01:39 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 18,805
Posted By Aussigazza
Replacing Auto Fold Mirror

Finally found an affordable one. Black.
Had a painted shell, so decided to depin and move internals to new shell.
Sandblasted base and painting it yellow.
...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 07-17-2019, 01:51 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 52,805
Posted By Aussigazza
I have spare new rear M3 rotors and M3 calipers. ...

I have spare new rear M3 rotors and M3 calipers.
Your write up talks about machining the front carriers to put M3 on 330i.
Already have csl upgrade on front.
What is required to put the rear...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-08-2019, 03:21 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 18,805
Posted By Aussigazza
More Brake Work

Put high temp labels on rears, and also rebuilt the old rears for sale with my old fronts. Awaiting new braided rear hoses prior to sale.

https://thumbs2.imgbox.com/ef/21/6HQsvu2z_t.jpeg...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-03-2019, 11:50 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 18,805
Posted By Aussigazza
10mm Centric Spacers Do Not Fit

Tested on my M3 and also a 318i rear end.
About 13mm needed to bottom out on both these hubs.
Only get 10mm on these ones.
Talking with eBay vendor to check if 15mm ones will fit OK.
Wanted for...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-03-2019, 04:40 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,766
Posted By Aussigazza
I think you need the mirror memory and seat...

I think you need the mirror memory and seat modules. The mirror needs to know where to come back to after dipping.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-01-2019, 10:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 252
Posted By Aussigazza
Look here ...

Look here

https://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/showparts?id=AM33-USA-06-1999-E46-BMW-323i&diagId=51_3286
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-01-2019, 01:05 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 18,805
Posted By Aussigazza
New E Brake Springs

New StopTech rotors here tomorrow. Took opportunity to replace my stretched and bent (by me..) springs.

https://thumbs2.imgbox.com/73/a7/4m6DIr6d_t.jpeg (http://imgbox.com/4m6DIr6d)
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-29-2019, 03:38 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 18,805
Posted By Aussigazza
Rebuilding Rear Calipers

Decided to sandblast and rebuild the rear calipers.
Will sell them soon. Will be black like fronts and will sell front and rears with skimmed front rotors when done.
Pads on front are bembos (near...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-26-2019, 12:18 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 18,805
Posted By Aussigazza
Needs a Spacer

Needs 5mm minimum spacer to fit 18" rims on top of the 6 pots.

https://thumbs2.imgbox.com/44/75/nQyLYzdM_t.jpeg (http://imgbox.com/nQyLYzdM)

Update. Wobble at speed. Needs hub centric spacer....
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-20-2019, 12:56 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 18,805
Posted By Aussigazza
All Done bar the Label

Joined the wear detectors so Porsche works with BMW. 2 wires to 2 wires.
Drilled holes in the bottom of the hose’s mid-mounts so I could add on zip ties for insurance. The ring around the hose is...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-19-2019, 03:18 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 18,805
Posted By Aussigazza
Started Mounting Brakes

Will put labels and clear coat later.
Found that the new hose does not have the metal ring to go on the middle-mount. First grommet I found in my stash was perfect. Cut slot and took mid-mount off...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-19-2019, 01:19 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 18,805
Posted By Aussigazza
Caliper Test Fit

986 calipers need to have the supplied spacers between the adaptor and the car. Easier to mount adaptor first. Rotors are under the 18.4mm minimum, so need new ones.
...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-18-2019, 02:44 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 18,805
Posted By Aussigazza
Porsche Rear 4 Pots

Sand blasted, primed and first coat.
Burkhart adaptors and hoses.
‘BMW Performance’ vinyl labels on way. Clear coat over top.

https://thumbs2.imgbox.com/48/0c/rw039YR1_t.jpeg...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-17-2019, 06:52 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 657
Posted By Aussigazza
It has a terminator plug on end and goes nowhere.

It has a terminator plug on end and goes nowhere.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-15-2019, 03:53 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 18,805
Posted By Aussigazza
New Rear Shocks

Bilstein B6 and new mounts and bump stops etc.

https://thumbs2.imgbox.com/20/bf/a62BgiFV_t.jpeg (http://imgbox.com/a62BgiFV)
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-12-2019, 01:45 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 18,805
Posted By Aussigazza
Carbon Fibre Canards? Splitters?

Double sided taped on.

https://thumbs2.imgbox.com/36/5d/dzwq8wiK_t.jpeg (http://imgbox.com/dzwq8wiK) https://thumbs2.imgbox.com/76/a3/YmWVz0ys_t.jpeg (http://imgbox.com/YmWVz0ys)
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-12-2019, 01:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 393
Posted By Aussigazza
It was rear brakes...

It was rear brakes...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-12-2019, 12:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 393
Posted By Aussigazza
Brake pad warning light question

I put in new front brakes yesterday that do not have connectors on the pads for the wear indicator.
My warning light for wear is on.
I was told by a mechanic that my rear pads were down to a few...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-11-2019, 11:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 379
Posted By Aussigazza
If all else fails, look up the major parts in...

If all else fails, look up the major parts in Realoem. They have the bolt sizes listed in the item descriptions.
Forum: Suspension and Braking 06-11-2019, 03:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,150
Posted By Aussigazza
Just put some on my car. Looks like a great...

Just put some on my car. Looks like a great price. Ecs sells some parts separately I think, but do not sell the adaptor? It can be bought from the manufacturer and I Think there may another maker. I...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-11-2019, 03:13 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 18,805
Posted By Aussigazza
6 Pot Calipers.

6 pots from ecs on doorstep... Now on car!
Had to bend backing plate in on the top and bottom, and also a bit more at one of the plate mounts.
My 18in rims will need a spacer to fit. 19in csl rims...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-23-2019, 03:40 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 18,805
Posted By Aussigazza
More Minor Fixes

Big recommendation for Brisbane Motor Works who did my diff exchange.
They looked over the car and gave me a list of problems.
Replaced left front strut today that was leaking. Had oem spare....
Showing results 1 to 25 of 768

 

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:10 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
(c) 1999 - VerticalScope Inc. All rights reserved.