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  1. E46 XI
    How much in-out slop is allowable for OUTER CV joints on REAR axles? I recently began to notice noise from the rear suspension - right hand (passenger) side. It sounded like a slightly scuffing shoe on concrete, and it was definitely rotational. I checked for scraping fender liner, etc. It...
  2. E46 General
    Bout to dive into replacing the drive axle on my 99 323i tomorrow. Any advice? And what do i do with the grease is it for the splines? Pic attached.
  3. E46 General
    So I got this issue going on: I get a strange and somewhat loud metal on metal thumping sound coming from the rear of my 5 speed 325Ci. It started when I was on my way home from the gym and I went over a railroad crossing; nothing was in my way on the road and it wasn't a big "bump" like some...
  4. E46 General
    hey guys, I have a seemingly weird common issue but I can't find any actual advice on how to fix it. I was doing a wheel bearing swap this weekend and in order to remove the driveshafts out of the hub i had to use a bearing press (2 arms with hooks and a center bolt). both sides needed...
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