Exhaust Hanger replacement

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Exhaust Hanger replacement

Post by AndyBeech » Mon Dec 02, 2019 4:02 pm

I've got the usual common sag in the exhaust back boxes making the tips look slightly wonky. Does anyone know which hangers need replacing on this diagram:

https://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/showpa ... Id=18_0660

I've ordered part 6 x2 already with new bolts etc. But do the parts 8 + 9 need replacing as well seeing as they appear to be rubber hangers as well and possibly seen better days?
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Post by crustyclown777 » Mon Dec 02, 2019 8:49 pm

I wanted to adjust mine, as they were sitting quite low. I discovered that the hangers didn’t help raise them enough. Ended up having to undo the bolts to the silencer and holding the cans in the desired position and retightening. Worth a go too.
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Post by Angelus666 » Mon Dec 02, 2019 9:47 pm

The rubber is very hard, so I'd be surprised if they have warped. Try adjusting the bolts and seeing you can make the right adjustment there.

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Post by srhutch » Mon Dec 02, 2019 10:16 pm

Would be worth ordering these if you are going to adjust your Exhausts.

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/BMW-E46-M3-Z ... SwZQRYfgGh
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Post by AndyBeech » Tue Dec 03, 2019 4:11 pm

Cheers chaps. Got the i6 kit as well so all good on that front.
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Post by bradz » Tue Dec 03, 2019 7:08 pm

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