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  1. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Looking to uprate the wishbones on my e46 m sport... Anyone heard or used these before? Seems to come with everyone I need... https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/321305470807
  2. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi everyone I just spent 13h changing : Wishbone upper Wishbone lower Complete tie rods( inner and outer) Stabilizer link Both sides I spent about 5h yesterday and gave up because I didn't have the right tools. So about 18 h in total( had problems with everything :D ) My question is how...
  3. BMW Competition Corner
    Looking for a bit of info has anyone done this car is used as a drift car and I was tinkin of makin rosejointed tubular wishbones as it will allow way more adjustments has anyone ever done it or what would people reckon about doin it
  4. General BMW Discussions
    well the day has come but its not bad and i really cannot complain, ive managed 144k+ on the from factory original front bottom wishbone arms:thumbsup but i have checked the outer ball joints and they are goosed.. so it so long to the originals you served me well, i did 134k on them of its...
  5. Technical Guides for the E36, E30 and E21
    Hi, I need to replace the front wishbones on my E36 328 Sport Coupe this weekend. I've heard that the E30 arms are lighter and have stronger ball joints built into them. I wondered if the Lemforder units from EuroCarParts are the same as the ones from BMW? As these are cheaper than the...
  6. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I want to replace the wishbones on the front of my car, I don't want polyurethane as I don't want to increase the stiffness. Which ones do I go for? These seem to be well regarded:-...
  7. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello Does anyone know if SE and Sport wishbones are the same, and if not, on a lowered SE should i be fitting SE wishbones or Sport? Rather typically i replaced the lollipops recently with Meyle ones, can they be removed from the old wishbones and reused, or is it best to buy new ones...
  8. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    As above really:-) just fitted a pair of meyle hd control arms to my e46 320d touring. Steerings great despite toe needing doing. BUT . . . the road feedback on the m25 m3 and m4 is awful. I use this car as a commuter everyday for 70 miles. I'm thinking maybe the lemforder hydro bushes might...
  9. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi all First time poster here and I've been told this is the place for BMW knowledge, so I hope you can help me out. I have a E36 328i Sport Coupe (1998) which is being worked on to turn it into a track-day toy. However, the guy working on it has asked me to provide a set of poly-bushes, which...
  10. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi just after a bit of advice? My wishbones need replacing and was wondering if this kit would be any good and if anyone has any experience with buying aftermarket ones? BMW E46 FRONT SUSPENSION WISHBONES ARMS BUSHES STABILISER LINKS TRACK ROD ENDS | eBay Thanks in advance
  11. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi Guys This is my second E46, my first had two sets of wishbones in as many years, and my second, the coupe, has now eaten its way through its second new set in 3 years, now needing a third set. What can I do to stop this? Is there an underlying reason why it is eating up so many bushes...
  12. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Need to renew my wish bones once again. What company has the best deal on just now?
  13. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi. Please could anyone help me. I want to replace my front, rear wishbones and need to get a ball joint splitter could anyone tell me what size the tool needs to be and if anyone knows where I can get one? Also the wishbones if not bmw what is the best make to get and where to get them. It is...
  14. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all, Just a quick question really. I need to replace my wishbones and going with the HD ones, how easy is that to do. I'm quite compentant with car mechanics etc but wanted to know if its relatively easy and tools I will need. Will I need a spring compressing device etc or can I leave that...
  15. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    As above. I could do with a pair of these to send to Wokke for a refurb without having my car stripped in the meantime. He currently has none so I can't do an exchange. If anyone has any tired ones I'm happy to buy them.
  16. General BMW Discussions
    can e46 front wishbone inner and outer ball joints be changed or is it a complete unit? i know the e36 out ones can be changed but looked on real oem and no part numbers for them?
  17. General BMW Discussions
    I have loads of play & shuddering when breaking on my 318ti 2003. I had the lower bushes replaced last year which seemed to help the problem, but whilst they were fitting these they said the driver side bush is very worn and should be replaced soon. I've heard the cheap wishbones (L&R) and...
  18. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I need to change the front passengers side lower wishbone, the car is SE spec but the options list printed by my local dealer says it has sport suspension. I have been told the sport and SE spec wish bones are different. As I dont want to pay stealer prices my question is first are they...
  19. General BMW Discussions
    MODS. TITLE PURPOSEFULLY HAS NO YEAR OR CAR IN THE TITLE AS THIS QUESTION APPLYS TO ALL M SPORT E46 MODELS. I have been looking for new wishbones for my car as i need to replace both at the front. I came across this link on fleabay. BMW E46 330CI 330 CI M SPORT SUSPENSION WISHBONE ARMS |...
  20. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    hi all just wanted to ask about the wishbones again!!! I emailed the dealers today to check which suspension i have on my car and i was told i have 226 sports suspension factory fitted. Does anyone know what this means and mtec and sport wishbones are the same? thanks james
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