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This video shows the steps to replacing the Front Brakes on your E46 3 Series, this video would also pertain to most every other BMW model equipped with Factory Original Brake Calipers and Rotors.
E46 DIY#5 Front Brake & Rotor Change
Well here's the Do It Yourself series for the 3 Series BMW E46! I Did this to help other people because i was in their shoes and turned to youtube and the internet when i need to get something done and youtube lack the videos to really help me in certain areas...
Real OEM parts online for all BMW models: www.realoem.com
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BMW 3 Series E46 Front Lower Control Arm, Replacing - How To Replace
In this video, Bentley Publishers senior technical editor Charles Burke and Chip Meyers from Village European illustrate how to replace the front lower control arm 2001 - 2005 BMW 3 Series (E46).
For more information on Bentley Publishers line of BMW technical manuals, visit http://www.bentleypublishers.com/
E46 vapor barrier door fix
How to reseal a faulty vapor barrier. The symptoms of a bad vapor barrier are wet carpets underneath the dash of the car after rain showers. This was done on a 2001 330i.
BSW - Dynavin - BMW E46 3 Series Installation - Part 1/2
Purchase the Dynavin Install Toolkit here: http://www.bavariansoundwerks.com/product/414/361/BSW-Interior-Disassembly-Tool-Kit/
Part 1/2: This video walks you through the entire process of installing a Dynavin Head Unit / Navigation / Multimedia Device in your E46 3 Series BMW ('99-05). The process is fairly straightforward and should take even a novice approximately an hour or two from start to finish!
Sorry we didn't film the relocation into the AC Controls slot. It's a direct fit on other cars and almost a direct fit on E46, but if you want it to be 100% factory you'll need a climate control trim piece available from the dealer. In this install we did not use the factory piece and it worked quit well. e46 is the only model that uses the OEM part and it's 51-16-7-001-408.
Please visit our site www.bavsound.com for more information. . .
E36 Front Control Arm Replacement (BMW E46 E30)
Parts + support provided by: http://www.fcpeuro.com/
See the layout of the front suspension on the BMW 3-series (and many others of course) to better plan your control arm replacement. Video lists the essential tools required.
Other great resources:
- Ball joint to cross member 85 Nm / 62 ft-lb
- Ball joint to steering arm 65 Nm / 48 ft-lb
- Bushing carrier (lollipop) to body 47 Nm / 34 ft-lb
- Sway bar drop link (M8) 42 Nm / 31 ft-lb
- Wheel to hub 100 +-10 Nm / 74 +-7 ft-lb
E36 front suspension familiarization:
The front suspension is designed with minimum positive offset. This geometry contributes to stability when traction is unequal from side to side. [...] The control arm mounting points are designed with anti-dive geometry. The suspension reduces the normal tendency for the front of the vehicle to dive under hard braking.
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Pt 1/2: BMW E46 3 Series '98-2006 - iPod / iPhone Kit - Mediabridge / DUO Install Guide
http://www.bavsound.com/ | Part 1/2. This video covers the complete process for installing a DICE Mediabridge or DUO Multimedia Kit and Bluetooth Microphone in an E46 3 Series BMW (other late model BMWs are similar but we release specific videos all the time). Simple to install these kits provide iPod/iPhone connectivity, Bluetooth voice and music streaming, USB input, Aux Input and Satellite Radio (in the case of the DUO, iPhone/iPod and Sat Radio Only) in your 3 Series or M3.
Changing The Power Steering Filter & Fluid On A BMW
Watch how easy it is to change the power steering filter/reservoir and flush the power steering fluid on your BMW. Bavarian Otto shows you how to do it yourself and save hundreds of dollars over what a dealer would charge. Everything you need for the job is available in our online store at http://www.bavauto.com/
Have a tech question about your BMW or MINI? Find the answer at http://blog.bavauto.com/
Brake Pad and rotor replacement for BMW M6
This is a tutorial video to show you how to replace the rear rotors, pads, and sensor for the 2007 M6. The total time from start to finish was about 1.0 hr. This is my first youtube video; please let me know what you think.