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Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 08-15-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,551
Posted By jbfrancis3
Thanks for the write-up. Could you please go...

Thanks for the write-up.

Could you please go into more detail about your mention of phone calls? It was in the context of auto connect so I'm not sure if you mean the unit simply does not handle...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 02-07-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 683
Views: 84,316
Posted By jbfrancis3
Very nice! Did someone learn to TIG?

Very nice!

Did someone learn to TIG?
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 10-31-2013, 09:37 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 9,678
Posted By jbfrancis3
Another trick for catching the shavings is to...

Another trick for catching the shavings is to pack the tap with grease.

Look forward to more progress!
Forum: The Showroom 09-25-2013, 07:29 AM
Replies: 1,952
Views: 656,672
Posted By jbfrancis3
Nice work as always robolop! I understand...

Nice work as always robolop!

I understand what you did with your router (copymill) but I don't understand why you did it. Did you know that most plunge bases accept a key that allows for adjust...
Forum: The Showroom 07-22-2013, 02:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 998
Posted By jbfrancis3
Based on the signature this isn't surprising

Based on the signature this isn't surprising
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 06-17-2013, 09:38 AM
Replies: 683
Views: 84,316
Posted By jbfrancis3
Fantastic to see updates. Did the dual...

Fantastic to see updates.

Did the dual cooler approach with hood venting cause too many clearance issues?
Forum: Sponsor Press Releases & New Product Announcements 02-13-2013, 06:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 931
Posted By jbfrancis3
Why is it called a cat-back exhaust?

Why is it called a cat-back exhaust?
Forum: BMW News from around the Web 12-11-2012, 12:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 5,445
Posted By jbfrancis3
I think you mean overstated. Helpful...

I think you mean overstated.

Helpful article though, thanks
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 10-23-2012, 05:13 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,899
Posted By jbfrancis3
Very nice. Looks like height wasn't...

Very nice.

Looks like height wasn't checked, any idea what slope might've been?
Forum: The Showroom 10-18-2012, 09:49 AM
Replies: 691
Views: 76,146
Posted By jbfrancis3
Great progress and love how well this is...

Great progress and love how well this is documented!

Ever considered more of a scuffing action using steel wool? I don't have experience, but I do know steel wool can give more of burnished finish...
Forum: Motorsports & Track Forum 09-28-2012, 06:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,830
Posted By jbfrancis3
Great followup!

Great followup!
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 09-04-2012, 04:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,172
Posted By jbfrancis3
Usually, you can't have your cake and eat it too....

Usually, you can't have your cake and eat it too. This is pertaining to the low budget. Here's a recent example of one of the many situations you could find yourself in:...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 09-02-2012, 12:17 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,266
Posted By jbfrancis3
Love the added dash for the TC and additional...

Love the added dash for the TC and additional gauges...clean and well put-together like the rest of the car!
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 08-21-2012, 01:40 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,752
Posted By jbfrancis3
Why wouldn't you take it back to HPF for...

Why wouldn't you take it back to HPF for diagnosis? Arguably, it should be a shop independent of both the kit manufacturer and the installer that performs this diagnosis. However, from my own...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 08-07-2012, 01:17 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,820
Posted By jbfrancis3
If you haven't already tried, using a degreaser...

If you haven't already tried, using a degreaser to clean both the manifold and inside of the couplers may help you achieve a reliable connection.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-31-2012, 04:20 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,081
Posted By jbfrancis3
This sounds obvious, but I would have him confirm...

This sounds obvious, but I would have him confirm that he understands how to adjust the tie-rod.

1) There is a jam-nut that loosens and backs away from the female threaded end.
2) A small sleeve...
Forum: Engine & Performance 07-17-2012, 11:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 592
Posted By jbfrancis3
Sold.

Sold.
Forum: Engine & Performance 07-11-2012, 09:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 592
Posted By jbfrancis3
No, still available. Currently answering...

No, still available. Currently answering questions for e40Blitz over email.

He asked mileage on the coils. I did the maintenance just before it ticked over 105,000, so assume that.
Forum: Engine & Performance 06-11-2012, 09:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 592
Posted By jbfrancis3
FS - Bosch Ignition Coils

SOLD

For 6 used Bosch OEM ignition coils (w/ boots), perfect working condition. I pulled these out the other weekend as part of 100k maintenance. I also swapped them since I don't get the chance...
Forum: Suspension and Braking 05-30-2012, 10:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,558
Posted By jbfrancis3
I just rented and returned the Peake R5/SRS...

I just rented and returned the Peake R5/SRS airbag tool. It was in perfect working order and Scott was great to deal with. Highly recommend his loaner tools.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 05-16-2012, 10:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,901
Posted By jbfrancis3
You're absolutely correct 02PRUV, I missed this....

You're absolutely correct 02PRUV, I missed this. Thanks for setting things straight, post removed.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 05-15-2012, 03:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,901
Posted By jbfrancis3
Removed, incorrect info.

Removed, incorrect info.
Forum: The Showroom 04-12-2012, 12:11 PM
Replies: 945
Views: 263,052
Posted By jbfrancis3
Love the flat estoril. The owner might want...

Love the flat estoril.

The owner might want to consider new rear tires so they match, brand & wear.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 02-28-2012, 02:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,323
Posted By jbfrancis3
In my experience, they look exactly as they...

In my experience, they look exactly as they should for a properly operating engine.

Its possible the zoomed-in photos are throwing some off.
Forum: Complete Cars 01-22-2012, 02:53 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 373
Posted By jbfrancis3
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