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  1. Are BMW OEM Roof Racks universal

    General E46 Forum
    I am shopping around for a used roof rack for my E46 325i and found someone who is selling one that they were using in their 2012 535i. I know the roof rack mounting point cover has changed and was wondering if this roof rack would work for my car? Has BMW changed the way the roof racks mount or...
  2. FS: BMW Roof Rack + Bike Racks

    Miscellaneous BMW and E46 Parts
    Found out these are longer manufactured and are really hard to find. OEM BMW Great condition as seen in photos with no scratches or dents. Bolts on directly to factory holes in the roof of BMW's only. Unlike Thule and other manufacturers that bolt to windows/doors and don't have the factory...
  3. Any BMW FS: BMW Roof Rack + Bike Racks

    Exterior
    Found out these are longer manufactured and are really hard to find. OEM BMW Great condition as seen in photos with no scratches or dents. Bolts on directly to factory holes in the roof of BMW's only. Unlike Thule and other manufacturers that bolt to windows/doors and don't have the factory...
  4. FS: BMW Roof Rack + Bike Racks

    Southwest
    Found out these are longer manufactured and are really hard to find. OEM BMW Great condition as seen in photos with no scratches or dents. Bolts on directly to factory holes in the roof of BMW's only. Unlike Thule and other manufacturers that bolt to windows/doors and don't have the factory...
  5. Any E46 Factory roof rack base bars

    Exterior
    Part number 82710142220; these are made to fit E46 sedan and E39 BMW applications using the factory mounting points without damage to the car. Includes original mounting hardware, keyed wrench, bolt dust caps, manual and key card with code. Very good condition - I purchased new and used during...
  6. Yakima Rack system

    Exterior
    I sold my E46 325xi and bought a Chevy Colorado. Have a great rack from Yakima with kayak and ski components for sale along with the correct landing pads for an E46. Listed on Los Angeles Craigslist here: https://losangeles.craigslist.org/wst/spo/5262758377.html I also still have the E46 CCV...
  7. Cargo Box for Skis/Snowboards

    General E46 Forum
    Hey everyone! So I just wanted to get some opinions on cargo box sizing for our E46s, specifically for carrying skis/snowboards. I've got the Thule fixed point mounts + square bars, and I was currently looking at the following: 1. Thule Hyper XL 612 - 90" x 34.5" x 15" (INFO) 2. Thule Force...
  8. Any E46 *SOLD* FS: Thule 753 Roof Rack w/ 38" Thule Fairing

    Exterior
    Thule Roof Rack 753 with a 38" Thule fairing for BMW e46 or e39. Barely used, maybe put on car for a week at the most, great condition like new. Comes with original documentation as shown in picture. I bought everything new for $350 last year. I sold my e46 so I no longer have a use for it...
  9. FS: OEM Roof Bars for E46 - $150

    Exterior
    I'm selling these BMW roof bars because I accidentally bought them. In order to use these, you MUST have roof rails already (I believe only the E46 wagons have these, but don't quote me on this). I've included a picture of said roof rails for clarification. Besides being a little dirty, these...
  10. FS: E46 BMW Roof Rack, Bike Carrier, and Thule Fairing

    Exterior
    Selling a basically new setup: OEM BMW E46 Roof Rack, Bike Carrier, and Thule Fairing. Bought last summer and only used a handful of times. Literally like new. BMW Roof Rack Base Bars - 82710142220 ($200) BMW Bicycle Carrier Single - 82722326514 ($150) Thule Roof Rack Fairing - 871XT ($100) SOLD
  11. WTB Thule Roof Rack for E46 Sedan.

    Exterior
    I'm looking for a used or new thule roof rack for a 2005 e46 330i. I just need to bars, mounts and I would like the fairing to be included but if not that's fine! Let me know if you got anything!! Thanks:)
  12. Steering Rack Upgrade

    ///M3 Forum
    I have a 2005 M3, and need to get a new rack & pinion unit (and new outer tie rods) due to a minor accident. Regarding the rack & pinion, the re-build shop I ordered from doesn't have the base model to send, and agrees to send the upgraded unit for the same price. I believe this is the...
  13. WTB Roof rack system or individual bars, mounts, fairing, and bike carrier for E46 M3

    Exterior
    I'm looking for a complete kit or even parts to build a full kit to carry one fully assembled bicycle on a E46 M3.
  14. Ski Rack picture wanted

    The Showroom
    Was wondering if anyone had a picture of a Thule Ski Rack mounted on their e46. Preferably on Titanium Silver http://www.thule.com/en-us/us/products/carriers-and-racks/winter-sport-carriers/roof-mounted-ski-carriers/thule-universal-flat-top-92725-_-92725 That is the exact rack I am considering...
  15. Replaced nearly everything,

    General E46 Forum
    I must have read 100 threads on this already but have not as managed to find the solution to my problem. I have the classic steering feels light, car tramlines, handling doesn't feel even close to 'on rails' as someone previously described theirs after it was fixed. To add to all of this I've...
  16. steering rack and tie rod problem

    General E46 Forum
    today I went to have a alignment service in my ex-mechanic-shop so after few hours they come to my work place telling me that I have a steering rack problem and the tie rodes are mess up and the steering rack and inner tie rod are one piece which my friend( genius who does all the work on my car...
  17. Rack_shaft_connected_properly_to_steering_guibo_on_column-resized

    Rack_shaft_connected_properly_to_steering_guibo_on_column-resized

    Rack shaft connected properly to steering guibo on column. If you continue to the right, there is the guibo then telescoping arm of the steering column followed by the U-joint that I had to lubricate to fix my issue.
  18. Rack_shaft_connected_to_steering_column_coupling

    Rack_shaft_connected_to_steering_column_coupling

    Rack shaft pinion gear lined up & attached to steering guibo. Torx screw (pinch bolt) is photographed being installed on wrong side. Later fixed
  19. Rack shaft meeting intermediate coupling guibo on steering column

    Rack shaft meeting intermediate coupling guibo on steering column

    Rack shaft meeting intermediate coupling guibo on steering column - pinch bolt in photo accidentally on wrong side - later fixed
  20. Old Rack & Pinion 2002 325ci

    Old Rack & Pinion 2002 325ci

    Rack & Pinion prior to being replaced
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