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Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 06-08-2013, 07:53 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,428
Posted By Estoril-E46
bent bolts don't come out, ever, if it was bent...

bent bolts don't come out, ever, if it was bent it was bent after it came out.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 05-22-2013, 08:35 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,619
Posted By Estoril-E46
90 degree fittings aren't that big of a deal,...

90 degree fittings aren't that big of a deal, even 1000hp fuel systems are pretty low flow. Hose size is often over emphasized too, the place it's critical is on the return line as changes in...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 02-26-2013, 10:38 AM
Replies: 234
Views: 23,566
Posted By Estoril-E46
Not meant to be a solution by any means, but you...

Not meant to be a solution by any means, but you should definitely safety wire the bolts if you plan on running the car before finding the problem. Just drill each flywheel bolt down the plane of the...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 02-23-2013, 09:40 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 454
Posted By Estoril-E46
:facepalm:

:facepalm:
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 02-20-2013, 10:50 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 14,213
Posted By Estoril-E46
:facepalm:

:facepalm:
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 02-16-2013, 06:54 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 14,213
Posted By Estoril-E46
LSX is the designation of the GMPP block but it's...

LSX is the designation of the GMPP block but it's also used to describe LS engines that aren't a particular variation, the X being in place of a 1 2 3 7 etc because it's none of them but all of them....
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 09-02-2012, 02:45 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,312
Posted By Estoril-E46
Yes the guy who thought that up is a genius....

Yes the guy who thought that up is a genius. :eeps:
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 08-31-2012, 09:59 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,312
Posted By Estoril-E46
Looks familiar, and not, at the same time.

Looks familiar, and not, at the same time.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 08-17-2012, 03:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,340
Posted By Estoril-E46
****ing e90 kids.

****ing e90 kids.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 06-07-2012, 04:40 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,495
Posted By Estoril-E46
Have you not been using locktight? You say...

Have you not been using locktight? You say switching to steel, are they aluminum... What grade are they if they are steel. If they are high grade it's doubtful they are relying on stretching to stay...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 05-15-2012, 12:00 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,123
Posted By Estoril-E46
Yup, things that decrease spool usually increase...

Yup, things that decrease spool usually increase throttle response on a turbo car as they are effectively governed by the many of the same factors.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 05-15-2012, 03:01 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,123
Posted By Estoril-E46
1; O2s already lean at startup, 2; it's fairly...

1; O2s already lean at startup, 2; it's fairly random when it happens, 3; why the hell am I bothering explaining.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 05-14-2012, 11:31 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,123
Posted By Estoril-E46
Might be that the o2 sensors self check routine...

Might be that the o2 sensors self check routine is still running? It slams the AFRs lean and looks at the voltage output for the corresponding leaning.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 05-14-2012, 11:29 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,123
Posted By Estoril-E46
First, If I still had my HPF car I would do this...

First, If I still had my HPF car I would do this purely for the increase cleaning time interval. Try doing a test after 3k miles when the tiny filter is totally dirty and clogged.





You are...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 04-24-2012, 03:29 PM
Replies: 234
Views: 23,566
Posted By Estoril-E46
Wait it's going to be your M3 or some other car?...

Wait it's going to be your M3 or some other car? If its some other car thats not really fair because you can build a crappy drag car cheap to beat the m3s lol.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 04-20-2012, 01:48 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,426
Posted By Estoril-E46
They couldn't care less if it's drinkable or not,...

They couldn't care less if it's drinkable or not, it's about taxes and licensing that they do it. But from what I hear, they don't actually bother diluting it.

You missed the point entirely.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 04-20-2012, 12:42 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,426
Posted By Estoril-E46
You just used "e85" to mean ethanol and it...

You just used "e85" to mean ethanol and it confused me for a minute. AFAIK the ethanol plants ship out e99, they can't ship pure ethanol because of taxes or something. Supposedly some plants will...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 04-19-2012, 06:41 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,426
Posted By Estoril-E46
Slow down there buddy. ...

Slow down there buddy.

http://www.quickmeme.com/meme/3ovdgl/
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 04-16-2012, 06:15 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,426
Posted By Estoril-E46
In fairness, this is basically the definition of...

In fairness, this is basically the definition of octane, regardless of what the number assigned to it is.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 04-16-2012, 06:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,739
Posted By Estoril-E46
Don't drive through lakes.

Don't drive through lakes.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 04-13-2012, 12:36 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,264
Posted By Estoril-E46
OP, you probably should have shared this in your...

OP, you probably should have shared this in your original post...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 03-24-2012, 12:00 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,500
Posted By Estoril-E46
I can take 6PSI from a huge compressor and beet...

I can take 6PSI from a huge compressor and beet everything, when you start playing with variables you can make things say whatever you want.


For the sake of understanding, apples to apples 6psi...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 03-23-2012, 10:02 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,500
Posted By Estoril-E46
It's the same no matter how you shove it in, it...

It's the same no matter how you shove it in, it just matters where it comes from. :P:4ngie:
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 03-23-2012, 08:23 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,500
Posted By Estoril-E46
Not really, not that dramatic in most situations...

Not really, not that dramatic in most situations and depends on how you want to define it. Power/liter? Power/fuel consumption? Fuel efficiency? Often but not always would win the power/liter,...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 03-23-2012, 07:56 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,500
Posted By Estoril-E46
More efficient, by no means free. And the...

More efficient, by no means free.

And the import market just doesn't utilize big blowers, the domestic market is full of them.
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