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  1. Can anyone link me to good subframe threads?

    General E46 Forum
    I know there is a search function, but literally with any forum i can never find anything useful by using the search bar. I know there are good thread out there, just cannot seem to find them. I need something on welding techniques, or any in depth info on subframe repair. I really...
  2. Running Camber Plates with Strut Plates?

    General E46 Forum
    I ordered a set of Ground Control coilovers with their hybrid camber plates ( for the M. I want to throw some strut reinforcement plates in while I'm replacing the suspension but I...
  3. Rear subfrane reinforcement info (drawings, 3d models)

    General E46 Forum
    Hi everyone, Am planning to reinforce my subframe on this weekends, as all we knows, it is pretty hard, especially to make all metal plates in place. Reinforcement kit costs about 150 bucks, way too much. So my idea is to make some drawings (sheet metal folding scheme, 3d models) and share it...
  4. Sounds like Subframe. Worth keeping?

    General E46 Forum
    I have a 2000 328Ci with 155K that's in pretty decent shape. I used as an everyday driver and am hoping to have it last at least another couple of years (maybe another 20K miles). It needs some work to clear SES codes (O2 sensors, I believe). I have replaced the coolant system, did the vanos...
  5. Sub-frame reinforcement plate upgrade for Non-M

    General E46 Forum
    While replacing my CAB's I Found out my Subframe reinforcement plate was torn. After checking out Real OEM the Non-M and M part looked similar in their mounting holes. The M plate is beefier all around and has a scoop to vent air to the transmission, in addition to additional protection for the...
  6. m3 replica bumper and reinforcement bar

    General E46 Forum
    Hi all, Planning to install my M3 replica bumper on my facelift coupe. How does the bumper (+ the plastic joining piece) mount onto the reinforcement bar? Does it just rest on it or do I have to bolt it to the bar? Any advice would be grateful.
  7. E46 front bumper reinforcement bar

    Miscellaneous BMW and E46 Parts
    I have a front bumper reinforcement bar that came with a new bumper I purchased, the part is brand new, make me a offer guys, you know what there going for on eBay, just be reasonable and able to pay shipping on top of offer
  8. Subframe Reinforcement Template

    General E46 Forum
    Does anyone have a subframe reinforcement kit that they bought that they could trace and scan in order to provide a template to make your own? Maybe include the gauge or thickness of the metal and dimensions. I can't understand why $10 of steel costs $150. Or if anyone in Wisconsin bought a...
  9. Turner Subframe Reinforcement KIt - E46

    Suspension and Braking
    Just bought it last few days and dont need it. Unopened and New. Selling $145 Shipped