2000 E46 323ci, just change lower steering couplin!

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  1. 2000 E46 323ci, just change lower steering couplin! 
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    Well just changed it this morning, old 1 looked good though, no signs of play, so prob a waste of time
    just needed to make sure really, Oh well 1 more tick in the box.
    On the plus side its a lower mile couplin.
     
     

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    Well as expected it has made no difference apart from the original must have been a notch out, as the wheel is now slightly off center, will have to turn the arms half a turn to recenter the wheel now!
     
     

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    You got a pic of the coupling?

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    What was the reason for changing it?
     
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by shrekster View Post
    You got a pic of the coupling?

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    why do you want a pick?
     
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by 330ise View Post
    What was the reason for changing it?
    Just in case the 1 on there was slightly worn? but it isn't.
     
     

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    I just bought a coupling on ebay and i wanna check if it's the part that's infamous for causing problems.

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    Quote Originally Posted by shrekster View Post
    I just bought a coupling on ebay and i wanna check if it's the part that's infamous for causing problems.

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    this is the 1
    http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/BMW-E46-Steeri...es_CarParts_SM

    how much did you pay? i had a spare!!!! i bought with the rack, could have done you a deal! lol
     
     

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    This is the one i bought from ebay brand new for £15.

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