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  1. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi i replaced my front control arm bushes a few months ago and today was changing the front brake pads and noticed the bushes seem as if they aren`t aligned properly and the rubber of the bush looks like iys being pulled out at one side ive attached a pic of the passengers side an help or...
  2. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello, My E46 316Ti compact has failed the MOT on control arm bushes. I've ordered replacement parts but have a couple of questions regarding fitting please. Can these be changed using drive-on ramps as opposed to axle stands, or is it necessary for the wheels themselves to be off the ground...
  3. BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    How's it going folks? Has anyone tackled front anti roll bar bushes on their E63/64? What's the best way to do them?
  4. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi All today whilst driving the red battery warning came in with charging fault also being displayed in the Idrive. As a new battery was fitted 3 weeks ago I checked the voltagE on the battery with the car running and it showed 11.8v it also read 11.8v at the alternator lead on the back of...
  5. General BMW Discussions
    Evening all.. Feel a bit more comfortable / less of a n*b now I've actually done a bit of work and learned a fair way.. :thumbsup Anyway. Had the typical gear change-knock on the back a while back, turned out to be the rta bushes as per the usual. I bought 4 lemforder bushes (2 front + 2 rear...
  6. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi folks I've got a 2001 330d manual with 190,000 miles, the gearstick is getting rather slack! So I'm looking into changing the various bushes, looking at this page I potentially need to change bushes 5, 2(x2), 12 & 7, although I'll have a look 1st to see what is actually worn. What's involved...
  7. E61
    Hi Does anyone know how to change the sub-frame bushes on an e61? I can find instructions and special tools for an e60 that show how to do it without taking out the whole subframe but no instructions or tools for the e61. Is it the same as the e60 or simply not possible without taking the...
  8. PSBushings
    We have a great selection of different easy install polyurethane bushes for both the front and rear of your beloved 3 Series E46! You'll love them! Check out the full selection on https://psbushings.co.uk/product-category/bmw/3-series-e46/ Front Anti Roll Bushing - 21.5mm Front Anti Roll Bar...
  9. PSBushings
    Get in touch with us over at psbushings.co.uk for some amazing deals on our quality polyurethane bushes. An amazing upgrade to any vehicle - big or small, on road or off. Use our exclusive discount code on our online store - PSB0407 Let us know if you need any more details, and we will be happy...
  10. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Just noticed today that my passenger side wiper spindle wobbles about when running so need the remove and fit a new bush / bearing Has anyone replaced theirs and if so is there any instructions that you followed? Terry
  11. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all. As some of you may know from my previous posts, i have an issue with the rear wheels where the rear end kicks out to the left or the right depending on which wheel goes over a pot hole. The car has brand new tyres, new rear shocks and springs, control arms and alignment done and...
  12. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    I have a 2008 330i e90 with 88k I am getting a few knocks and bangs when going over humps and during light braking etc Can someone please tell me which bushes should be replaced at the end of their life. I am just making a list of parts I will need. even tho I know it may be 1 or 2 bushes...
  13. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Evening all, quick question doing a set of lower arms on my 330ci sport - apparently these are different variation? but basically got a set of lemforder front arms from ecp im assuming they are right they look right and euros cant possibly **** that up! ive ordered a set of eccentric...
  14. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Bmw is best to buy them or we have after market options too? I dont see any kit online anywhere Anyone ? Sent from my SM-N910F using Tapatalk
  15. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Helps if I actually include the diagram I referred to !!! Has anyone ever 'DIY' replaced the large rear suspension bushes (see diagram) that the rear suspension arm pivots on. The new bushes are sort of split and need to be compressed to close up the gap before they can be inserted in the arm...
  16. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi Has anyone ever 'DIY' replaced the large rear suspension bushes (see diagram) that the rear suspension arm pivots on. The new bushes are sort of split and need to be compressed to close up the gap before they can be inserted in the arm. I managed to close them up using heavy duty jubilee...
  17. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I've got a 2003 325ti sport I've been getting occasional vibrations through the steering wheel when braking, and know I'm getting a clunk when braking on the passenger side, also sometimes when changing gear I'm guessing it's the lollipop Can anyone recommend which ones to get? I know some...
  18. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    My near side caliper was knocking a bit at slow speed when braking . .had some new meyle ones fitted today with the correct silicon grease etc .Much better ! .Old ones very worn . next.....DMF and clutch :-( !
  19. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    I'm going to replace ALL the rear and front suspension bushes. Can someone direct me with the quantity and bush type per axel please? type times x amount front/rear etc Please can someone advise it's Sunday and I want to order prior to garage due to car not legal to be on the road...
  20. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    [SOLVED] 2001 320i - Replace Rear Subframe Bushes or Nah? Need to replace my differential bushes as they're knocking with gear changes etc, but figured I may as well swap out the subframe bushings too. What is your guys opinion on that? I don't think they're bad, but at 16 years old, surely...
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