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  1. 2001 320d Clutch Problems!?

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    I just bought a 2001 320d with 200,000 miles (I know) šŸ„µ And it is very very difficult to get the car into gear, but only when the car is running! When it is off the gears will select very smoothly. And also if and when I select first gear and release the clutch a little and then depress it fully...
  2. Clutch is slipping

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    Hello everyone, I'm looking to get your recommendation on a new clutch. I'm driving a 2001 330i with just over 218k miles with the original clutch. Doing a search I see that they also make a conversion kit that replaces the dual flywheel with a solid flywheel. Has anyone done this? if so...
  3. Dead in the water: clutch or something bigger?

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    On my way home today I experienced a major mechanical. Doing 70 mph up a slight grade in 5th gear my car began to feel rough, almost as if a tire was going flat. It did not pull or steer funny, so I began to get over when the engine reved high and I lost all power to the wheels. The shift lever...
  4. Auf Wiedersehen Herr clutch (video)

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    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E6yLY-AYo1A Hopefully the tow truck can get into my underground garage. Is it possible that I don't need an entirely new clutch assembly, but rather just one or two components?
  5. HELP: 318i 318Ti 320d Clutch SAC replacement for NON SAC

    DIY: Do It Yourself
    Hello everyone, I have a 2.0L 2000/05 320d 136hp to 160hp with a repro or remap as you call it, i have it for 2 years from now. Everything fine but... dammm SAC... My clutch disk is reinforced with copper and Ferodo, my problem is that the pressure plate loses strength after 9000 km and start...
  6. higher rpm .. clutch fail

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    bmw e46 3 series 2000 Folks my car broke down on the interstate and had to tow it to the shop.:facepalm: The only symptom I noticed was that the car was running at a higher rpm than it normally did. I have noticed it and took it to the dealer bmw of austin . I was told it may be because of...
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