3773Re: clutch replace
- Jul 23, 2005Have you lowered the rear of the transmission and are you using
several long wobbly extensions? I agree. A bear.
--- In bmwe28@..., rufus d'bauchee <otteronbass@y...>
> I'm in the middle of replaceing the clutch on a 1984 528e.tranny required me to buy a 17mm flare nut wrench and grind it down
> it just plain sucks.
> the top bolts (E16 reverse torx) are IMPOSSIBLE.
> One of the 2 bolts THRU bolting the starter to the engine and
to fit on the damn thing.
> I will make a full post when I'm done and give out any insght Ipicked up (and there is ALOT).
> I'm down to the last 1 E16 torx at the very top, and I decided tobuy an additional socket (which meant a 9pc. set) and welding a
wrench to the side of it at an angle to reach it from the top, after
removing all the heater hoses and vacuum hoses to access it.
> WHAT A BEAR!!!!
> just needed to vent a bit.
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