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  1. BFuk Open Topic
    Hi do any of you use BT home hub? I got connection issues over wifi, too many to mention unless you are a techy and already have experience. Thanks in advance!
  2. Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    Hello all I order the floating hub cabs (65mm) and installed them on my E46 this afternoon, Soon I will make a video(in daylight) of them while driving if anyone is interested. Better video added in replies!
  3. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi Does anyone know what size spline socket I need to remove the bolts holding on the front wheel hub (not AWD)? Bolts are shown as No.1 in JPG Cheers TP
  4. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi everyone, Having a bit of a nightmare recently after finding out my front hubs are larger than my rears which meant i couldn't fit my new wheels and spacers :( I've attached some pictures, and the gist is that the rear hubs are fine and correct size for my E60, but my front hubs are...
  5. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Hi all Im new to the site and I have just been given a 2000 330d and need a new front hub my question is are all e46 wheel hubs the same or do I need one specially for the 330 any help would be great
  6. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Original post seems to have been deleted for some reason? Admin - if it's because this has already been answered elsewhere, can someone give a link please. I tried to do a search but "Hub Nut" didn't bring any results. Can anyone confirm the socket sizes needed to remove the rear hub nut on a...
  7. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi folks. Needing to replace the ABS rings on my 2004 X3. Just want to double check the socket sizes for getting the hub off, and also for getting the axle away from the diff. Am I right in saying the 12 point hub nut is a 30mm, and the reverse torx ones holding the axle to the diff need an...
  8. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    hi all can i ask a quick question please. what is the name of the part in the picture ...6... & ...10... please........ is ...6... control arm or the traction arm.? i need to order 1 from the car shop over the phone & they ask for name or part number.. & the mad thing is ...iv'e changed...
  9. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    The small bolt that locks the disc to the hub is seized up big time. To add to that whatever spoon that went at the bolt before me cba to use the correct size allen bit and ringed the bolt out completely. Tried cutting a slot with a dremel and using the flat head attachment from my impact...
  10. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Looking to do the rear bushes on the hub, can anyone reccomend a good removal and press kit?
  11. General BMW Discussions
    Hi all, looking for some advice please. I took my e90 to a garage earlier for some rear tyres and when putting the wheels back on the (idiot) fitter put one of the wheels on without the 20mm spacer, and obviously used the extended bolts. It was rectified but straight away the hand brake no...
  12. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi All, Just joined hoping to get some advise! Recently started getting a metallic catching / clicking noise coming from the drivers rear hub, up until about a month ago it was 50/50 weather or not you could hear it but now its constant and makes the car sound like a bag of spanners. You can...
  13. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, I recently bought the above car (1999 3 series E46 318i) which I expected to have a few issues due to age and as it'd been stored (garaged) and unused/started for a few months, however since buying I've found the following faults but not the causes of each. I hope some of you can help...
  14. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Hi All, I have some in/out play when rocking the top of the rear wheels, which I *think* is the Upper Hub bushes (unless anyone cares to suggest otherwise). I know there are various writeups etc, however anyone got any good tips for the following: 1) Sourcing a replacement - currently looking...
  15. Items WANTED - Post any wanted adverts in here
    Hi, after the above please, can pick up tomorrow if anyone has one in the north east, Just registered today: cheers Andy
  16. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    hi guys im trying to find out the diameter of the hole where the shocker drops into of a e39 5 series, most models i presume are same apart from m5! would really really apreciate it if anyone had a hub carrier laying about and could take two mins to measure one:hihi
  17. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi guys, I'm new to the forum and was sent here by a fellow BMW enthusiast friend after recently purchasing a 330Ci. However... the front left wheel has about -2.5 to -3.0 degrees of camber and I cannot get to the bottom of it! It looked like it had some kind of impact on that side as the...
  18. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Both side of my car the lower front ball joints have a bit of play. If I jack the front up I can wobble both front wheels a little and watch them move slightly. I just took it to a local friends garage and he said they all have a bit of play like that. Is that correct?
  19. BMW Parts for Sale
    Drivers side rear trailing arm with hub removed from a e46 saloon, in good condition. Collection from York only due to size and weight. Price is £20. Cheers Alex
  20. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi All I have seized hubs on my 2002 325. My hub pullers wont work as they cant grip on the lip of the hub. I have had a thought about removing the brake disk, turning it around and using the 5 bolts to hold it in place but loose from the hub. This would enable me to use my pullers on the inside...