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  1. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hey guys I need your help in here...I have to replace my steering rack and I found some on ebay...what I need is to make sure it will fit to my car so I won't waste money for this...you got the idea right? ;) ok so...my car is 318iS Coupe '99 M44 1,9L. Part I'm about to buy comes from 1992 325i...
  2. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    hi all a problem with an steering rack which appears to be the rod in the steering rack itself to the drivers side . The car is a 525D M sport 2005 120k. Rocking the wheel at quarter to 3 gives play actually on the rod from the rack ( not at the ball joint inside the gater . ) . The rod on the...
  3. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Evening all :) After 156,000 miles my steering rack needs replacing, so my question is; How much is that likely to cost me at an indy garage? Has anyone had this done recently and if so, what did you pay? I have seen that replacements online are around £360 including a £100 surcharge so I'm a...
  4. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi. I was searching the net and bumped into "steering rack stops" which apparentely reduce the turn circle ratio and also help to stop wheels rubbing due to this. I think this is what I need for my car. I found them on turnermotorsport.com...
  5. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi there When I turn full left lock whilst driving slow (eg to 3 point turn) , the steering pulls slightly more left and goes into a "dip" and then locks up. I have to let the car roll back to get it out of this lock. I took car in to garage and he had a look underneath. He said it was the...
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