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  1. 2 sets of FCAB bushings gone bad in 1 year? Anyone else?

    Suspension & Braking
    I have had to change my FCABs 2 times in the last 12 months. The 2nd set are already shot and ready to be changed again. Ive been told by a local BMW shop that bad batches of FCABs have been produced before and this is likely my issue. Both sets were from MOOG, one from RockAuto and one from...
  2. Can I reuse some almost new Meyle HD FCABs?

    Suspension & Braking
    Hi Fanatics, I recently bought myself some Meyle HD control arms for my 2004 330ci vert, and to save a few bucks I got ones without bushings pressed on, because the bushings were replaced when I bought the vehicle a couple years ago The bushes are pretty much new, and if possible I'd like to...
  3. FS: E46 Meyle Control Arms Heavy Duty (Left and Right) Brand New

    Suspension and Braking
    I'm selling these control arms, as I am selling my car and never put them on. Putting them here, before I put them on Ebay and ask more, thanks. The part # on them is: 31126758519MY and 31126758520MY (for left and right) Autohausaz has them listed for $138.94 each. I'm asking $200 for both...
  4. Clunking after putting on Meyle HD control arms and bushings

    Suspension & Braking
    My original bushings went bad (~80K miles), so I replaced them with Meyle HD control arms + bushings. Soon after the Meyle were installed, the front suspension started to develop a metal clunking noise that can be heard and felt (through the floor board) on both sides. It also can be heard...
  5. Strut Mounts or End Links?

    DIY: Do It Yourself
    So I spent this weekend installing new struts (Koni STR.T) and swaybar end links. After dealing with all the hassles of spring compression and torquing the stupid nut down on the top of the strut mount, I put the whole thing back together and then realized I forgot to replace the old strut...
  6. FS: Meyle Control Arm Bushings

    Suspension and Braking
    I have some Meyle Control Arm bushings; Brand new, were on the car for literally 100 miles before I swapped them out for some poly bushings... Looking to get $80 shipped OBO.. Thanks
  7. WTF is that it?

    Suspension & Braking
    This is going on a completely stock '00 328i suspension with 110k. Anything I miss? ***8226; Front Strut Mounts - OEM ***8226; Rear Shock Mounts - Rouge ***8226; Front & Rear Sway Bar End Links - OEM ***8226; Front & Rear Sway Bar Bushings - OEM ***8226; Control Arm Set and FCAB -...
  8. meyle control arm kit Diy?

    General E46 Forum
    Alright so i really need to replace my control arms (cause someone decided to make it impossible to just replace the bushings:) and im thinking its the general consensus that if you buy one, you buy it from ecs and thats probably the plan here i just want to hear from someone whose installed...
  9. H&R or Hotchkis sways

    Suspension & Braking
    I am about to do a complete overhaul on my cars suspension. I have already replaced my FCAs and FCABs with meyle. I am about to be installing OEM upper front shock mounts, RE RSMs, OEM M3 RTABs with RE shims, new OEM front swaybar endlinks. the only parts i have not fully decided on are...
  10. Meyle water pump - NIB

    Engine & Performance
    Brand new in box. Fits e46 2.5L. Purchased for my 2004 325i when I cross 60K+ as a pre-emptive strike on the plastic impeller. Yours via ebay... One day left on auction Jeff