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  1. Stripped Oil Pan...Please help

    General E46 Forum
    Hey everyone –*went to do routine oil change today on my 05 M3 only to have trouble tightening the drain bolt back in. It hand tightens fine, but any more leverage causes the bolt to spin in place, and I'm not able to tighten to 18 ft-lbs. Looked into it a bit closer and seems like the oil pan...
  2. First car woes. Stripped oil housing holes

    DIY: Do It Yourself
    Hey guys. So this is the first project car i have ever bought and everything is a learning curve to me. So I just purchased a used e46 off a guy who had told me the oil housing was leaking. He told me he had replaced the gasket but was to scared to torque it down since he cracked the last one by...
  3. Fvcking stripped bolt fml!!!!

    General E46 Forum
    So today I decided to the exhaust cmps sensor. Now I go in and use a 5mm Allen key and guess whatt? THE FVCKING BOLT STRIPPED. Now is their any cheap way I can get this removed? I'm super ticked atm and don't know what to do please help.