Category Archives: Pro Tips

Importance of torque values

The importance of using proper torque values for nuts and bolts

Each bolt or nut you tighten on your car has calculated torque values specifically designed for assembly. Whether installing your lug bolts on your car after removing a tire, replacing spark plugs, or replacing a water pump, every component hardware has a torque.   Both under torquing and over torquing a bolt can have a catastrophic failure, therefore it

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E30 windshield wiper grommet bushing

BMW droopy / sloppy windshield wiper arm fix

Problem: Droopy / sloppy wiper arms. Application: 1502, 2002, 2500, E21, E30, E12, E28, E24, E23, E38 Solution: Replace damper grommet OEM part number: 61611353754 Where to buy: FCPeuro.com, ECStuning.com, Dealership Cost: $5.09 each (2 per car) What is the cause of sloppy wiper blades?Plastics and rubbers do not age well, over time they dry

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BMW E30, E36, E28, Z4 antenna delete plug.

E30 E36 E28 Z3 Self Sealing Antenna Delete Plug

Problem: Open hole after removing busted antenna. Water leaks in trunk. Application: E30, E36, E28, Z3 Solution: Self sealing antenna delete plug Where to buy: Purchase Here Cost: $9.99 shipped Antenna Delete Plug Product Information: РPlug and play installation. РNaturally seals / water proofs antenna cutout. РRequires no use of sealant or modification

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