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  1. WANTED:Transfer Case adapter 325XI manual

    Engine & Performance
    doing an auto to manual swap. Thought I had all of the parts but found out i need a spline adapter, part #27107525789, to adapt the manual tranny to the transfer case. If anyone has one laying around or knows where I can get one, pls let me know.
  2. Smg to manual Conversion

    General E46 Forum
    ive been reading all the story's of fails and success's all day today about the conversion. today finally my junk yard had a m3 and sold me a smg getrag tranny for 800 with 30k on it the thing that doesnt seem consistent is the fact the one guy says ill need to get the spring in the tranny...
  3. What Manual Transmission will fit my 323i

    General E46 Forum
    My 323i has a bad synchro in the 2nd and probably 1st gear as well. I am looking to replace the transmission but I don't want to buy the same transmission. I want to find one with better gear ratios for better economy. I drive 45 miles to work everyday and don't need a lot of horsepower but I do...
  4. MTF in an '01 330Ci???

    DIY: Do It Yourself
    Okay... I changed the MTF in my 330Ci a week ago, and although it's shifting smoother, it's not great. It's high mileage, so I don't expect the world. However, there's a few odd things to note and I was hoping someone could shed light on the issue... First, there should be about 1.2 quarts of...
  5. Progress Thread - My tranny swap from auto to 5spd manual

    General E46 Forum
    For those of you who aren't aware of my recent dilemma with my reverse gear dying out on my step/auto tranny (which I confirmed from my mechanic is definitely a ZF tranny), please see my earlier thread below (oh... my thanks to those of you who told me about that website, ( I...