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Forum: General E46 Forum 05-19-2011, 09:24 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,819
Posted By rmank
Thanks for all the info. dmax, I'm lowered,...

Thanks for all the info.

dmax, I'm lowered, but I just had adjustable lower control arms put in the rear, and adjustable shock tower mounts in the front, camber is good all around. It's the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-17-2011, 01:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,819
Posted By rmank
My shop also told me the rear was not adjustable....

My shop also told me the rear was not adjustable. Does anyone know how to adjust the toe in the rear? I'm getting a pull to one side after an alignment. Shop said I had slight toe out on the right...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-08-2011, 05:26 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,700
Posted By rmank
I use a generic bluetooth ODB2 adapter that feeds...

I use a generic bluetooth ODB2 adapter that feeds data to the Torque App on my phone, I think it can use Kiwi Wifi too.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-08-2011, 04:18 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,700
Posted By rmank
I saw the IM pressure on the Torque App for...

I saw the IM pressure on the Torque App for Android, but I've never tried it.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-08-2011, 01:24 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,700
Posted By rmank
Does your app display intake manifold pressure? ...

Does your app display intake manifold pressure?
And does it do an export to .csv/excel file? Maybe an overlay graph of information from a 40-80mph 4th gear pull would be interesting to look at for...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-07-2011, 09:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,022
Posted By rmank
+1 Are you going to DIY? It usually...

+1

Are you going to DIY?

It usually makes the $ difference when using OEM parts. A shop would charge an hour + markup the sensor.
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-02-2011, 12:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 680
Posted By rmank
I did mine with red LEDs for the interior lights,...

I did mine with red LEDs for the interior lights, aside from reading and vanity. It doesn't quite match the orange, but I had blue before and like the red better. I didn't see orange for all of the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-17-2011, 10:54 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 7,978
Posted By rmank
http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.ph...

http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.php?t=1422245

De-stroked 3.0, using ITB's from the S54 and basically a whole lot of other work. It's built for club racing, but still a ton of power...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-16-2011, 12:52 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,308
Posted By rmank
I've noticed this on my car from time to time, it...

I've noticed this on my car from time to time, it is a very dense exhaust smell. Usually from a cold start and after I've just worked on it in the garage over night, the garage is built into a hill...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-10-2011, 12:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 707
Posted By rmank
You can buy angel eyes and put them in yourself,...

You can buy angel eyes and put them in yourself, many of the sponsors sell them. I think with the facelift headlights you need to bake them to soften the glue and then open them up and install the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-09-2011, 10:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 516
Posted By rmank
You can get a euro light module with a rear fog...

You can get a euro light module with a rear fog switch. This will allow them to function independently. There's a DIY somewhere here for tapping and wiring.

EDIT:...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-01-2011, 10:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 839
Posted By rmank
Congrats. Always been an e24 fan.

Congrats. Always been an e24 fan.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-28-2011, 08:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,108
Posted By rmank
I think I remember someone doing it, but it...

I think I remember someone doing it, but it requires some coding.

http://www.e46fanatics.com/forum/showthread.php?t=756455
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-25-2011, 09:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,615
Posted By rmank
Hollow Camshafts I don't think the 323 or...

Hollow Camshafts

I don't think the 323 or 325 have forged internals, but I'm not positive.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-24-2011, 11:38 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 863
Posted By rmank
Probably want to get the brake fluid flushed as...

Probably want to get the brake fluid flushed as well, maybe even remove the CDV if you still have it, in case the fluid has too much moisture in it.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-18-2011, 09:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 741
Posted By rmank
If you're just going to swap the rotors, they...

If you're just going to swap the rotors, they probably won't fit.

330 rotors:
325X25 front
320X22 rear

328i rotors
300x22 front
294X19 rear
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-11-2010, 10:53 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,805
Posted By rmank
30k - BMW - 9 Months + Road Trips 10k - Jeep -...

30k - BMW - 9 Months + Road Trips
10k - Jeep - 3 Months

170k going strong.
Forum: General Off-Topic 11-02-2010, 07:53 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,528
Posted By rmank
I can sympathize with the OP. I'm around the same...

I can sympathize with the OP. I'm around the same age and get followed almost whenever I pass a cop, one made a U turn to follow me the other night. I usually drive between the speed limit and 5mph...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-29-2010, 01:34 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,481
Posted By rmank
Good to know. 24 new valve springs adds to the...

Good to know. 24 new valve springs adds to the cost a bit, if they fit at all. Definitely only worth it if DIY or cheap install. I'll have to keep gathering info.
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-29-2010, 09:12 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,481
Posted By rmank
Does anyone know if there is there any way these...

Does anyone know if there is there any way these could be used on the 2.5L engines, M54 or M52tu? I've read the 3.0 cams have a 1mm higher lift and different duration than the M52tu cams, is this a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-07-2010, 01:33 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,795
Posted By rmank
http://www.turnermotorsport.com/html/detail.asp?PR...

http://www.turnermotorsport.com/html/detail.asp?PRODUCT_ID=33531094754

If the rears from a kit are .5 lower, you should be able to compensate with a 10mm pad.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-21-2010, 11:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 514
Posted By rmank
I've heard air can get stuck in the DCS system...

I've heard air can get stuck in the DCS system and to use your ABS then bleed. I think this is what they simulate at the dealership with a computer hooked to the car. Also something I'll have to try.
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-21-2010, 09:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 514
Posted By rmank
I've checked the flexible lines, going to check...

I've checked the flexible lines, going to check from there back thru the system soon. These were new with the brake upgrade.
E-brake is good, had it turned down to nothing and still no luck, shop...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-21-2010, 07:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 514
Posted By rmank
Front Wheel Possible brake problem

Car won't roll in neutral when sitting at a stop (5spd), even happens on small hills, this seems to be correlated to how much and how hard I use my brakes. The harder I brake to a stop, the more...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-20-2010, 07:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 914
Posted By rmank
Good to see someone going strong at 200k+, it's...

Good to see someone going strong at 200k+, it's what I'm hoping to do someday. I try to use high mileage as an excuse to mod. Each time I replace something I try to go with an upgrade.

I almost...
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