BMW Forums : BimmerForums banner

dismantling

  1. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi all, Apologies if this has been done to death, but I couldnt find anything which specifically covered fixing corroded number plate light units (rather than replacing the full rear handle or converting to LEDs. Annoyingly, Halfrauds missed a rear number plate light being out on my original...
  2. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi all, Apologies if this has been done to death, but I couldnt find anything which specifically covered fixing corroded number plate light units (rather than replacing the full rear handle or converting to LEDs. Annoyingly, Halfrauds missed a rear number plate light being out on my original...
  3. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi I recently replaced my 3 diff bushes and the rear subframe bushes. I have the Koch Tools bush extractor/installer to make this easier. Was hoping to also replace the front subframe bushes but was unable to lower the subframe past the studs. The handbrake cable seems to be in the way as it...
  4. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hi all, ive recently aquired a set of what i believe to be BMW BBS cross spoke comp.II 42 split rims from a Z3 to fit on my e36 328I convertible. i understand that i may need to roll my rear arches more to make them fit, but upon test fitting the rims i notice they squeak alot as the car rolls...
  5. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all, I am trying to dismantle my 6dic cd changer as it seems there is a stuck CD or something, as it wont eject and "no magazine" is displayed on the front unit. therefore, need to take it apart. I have done the majority but have this one black clip/holder which is fastening the carpet to...
  6. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi, I was wondering if anyone know of a DIY guide for dismantling the trailing arms on an E36 with drum brakes? My service manual only shows for E36 with discs. I am specifically wondering if it is necessary to pull out the drive flange? Thanks for reading.
  7. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    As above before i go through hassle of removing valve , can you just remove the pipe from the valve the same as you can on a vw engine ?
  8. Technical Guides for the E36, E30 and E21
    BMW build quality is legend – except for the seats that seem to wear out long before the rest of the car! If you have wear on the driver’s seat pad or the bolsters you may be lucky enough to get another good driver’s seat from a breakers but it’s likely that any you find will be worn too...
  9. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi guys Can anyone tell me if the backs of the drivers and passengers seats come off, E46 Touring ,and if so how .I am fitting some headrest screens and want to run the cables down through the seats but dont want to start pulling things apart untill I know that they will. Cheers Ian
Top