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E46 M3 (2001-2006) Engine: S54 - Max Hp: 333 hp at 7,900 rpm / 262 lb/ft at 4,900 rpm
Total Produced: 45,000+ - Years Produced: 2001 to 2006.


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Old Sun, Jun-01-2008, 10:36:59 PM   #11
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just looked at the TIS...look at the realoem diagram, item 7...it's a nut that goes on that bolt...it's missing on yours

did you remove it?
you should be able to tap the bolt out...

not sure if this helps....
I managed to get the nut off.

I haven't tapped the bolt yet in fear of messing something up, plus the lack of room doesn't warrant a swing of a hammer, or a dead blow. I need to see if I can lower the tranny down about 2 more inches (already removed the skid plate, fan housing, motor mount nuts, cabin air filter area)

Also found this informative website.
http://www.anicecupofteaandasitdown....mw_pdf/SMG.pdf
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To get the tranny to come down more you'll need to "jack up" the front of the motor... use a piece of 2x4 in between so nothing gets damaged.
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