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Forum: General E46 Forum 04-19-2013, 09:17 PM
Replies: 18
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Posted By FCUK3R
Still waiting for my adapter to come but for the...

Still waiting for my adapter to come but for the meantime I used an app based on GPS called BMW m power meter which seems accurate as long as u r on flat ground and the phone is secure but when the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-19-2013, 06:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,177
Posted By FCUK3R
So managed a 7.2 in sport mode not manual and...

So managed a 7.2 in sport mode not manual and with a bit of a launch off the brake. Yayy. feels like its got abit more in it especially if i replace the vanos o rings like someone suggested earlier...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-15-2013, 06:16 AM
Replies: 18
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Posted By FCUK3R
I floored it until I felt some resistance (before...

I floored it until I felt some resistance (before the click for the kick down). I try avoid that button coz it irritates me when I hit it in manual mode and it downshifts for me. But I will try just...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-14-2013, 05:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,177
Posted By FCUK3R
Ok sounds good can't wait

Ok sounds good can't wait
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-14-2013, 05:52 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,177
Posted By FCUK3R
Ok yep that's been done already. Cleaned and...

Ok yep that's been done already. Cleaned and oiled the k&n and noticed big improvement. A lot more punchy and can cruise up some hills in 5th where I coodnt before. Fuel consumption also dropped a bit
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-13-2013, 08:02 AM
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Posted By FCUK3R
Thanks for that man will have a look at doing the...

Thanks for that man will have a look at doing the vanos rebuild but sounds expensive but if it restores bottom end then that's probably what it needs. No I never drive it hard intill it's warmed up...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-13-2013, 07:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,177
Posted By FCUK3R
Wow that's awesome will have a look for an ObD2...

Wow that's awesome will have a look for an ObD2 adapter on ebay. An the gauges you are talking about is that the same app that records times and hp?? Will definitely get it cannot believe the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-12-2013, 02:47 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,177
Posted By FCUK3R
haha yeh point taken. nah its a coupe and i think...

haha yeh point taken. nah its a coupe and i think manual factory time is 6.5 sec.
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-12-2013, 02:33 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,177
Posted By FCUK3R
330ci steptronic only managing 0-100kmh in 9 seconds ... What is wrong??

2000 BMW 330ci

Did a 0-100 Km/h test for the first time a few nights ago. Had a passenger using iPhone as stopwatch and half a tank of gas of 98 octane; traction was turned off and steptronic...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-22-2012, 04:44 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,139
Posted By FCUK3R
Supercharger

Supercharger
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-22-2012, 04:41 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,139
Posted By FCUK3R
My dad was the same he drove it like he stole it...

My dad was the same he drove it like he stole it but maintained it well and the mechanic says its the best condition m54 motor he's seen with that mileage. And yeah if an engine is made to do it, it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-22-2012, 04:14 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,139
Posted By FCUK3R
Yea my dad looked after it alright but that...

Yea my dad looked after it alright but that doesn't mean he babied it around. And I'm not using it as a track car as its auto I might just go down once or twice to see how it handles
Oh and I'm not...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-22-2012, 04:10 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,139
Posted By FCUK3R
How is there something wrong with my question? I...

How is there something wrong with my question? I did not know exactly how the kickdown feature worked........and now I do...problem solved.
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-22-2012, 02:25 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,139
Posted By FCUK3R
Btw it's 200k Kms not miles :P I'm in oz lol. So...

Btw it's 200k Kms not miles :P I'm in oz lol. So it would be more like 120K miles. Would that change ur opinion on anything? Either way it's still in auto and I'm not expecting it to be an absolute...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-22-2012, 02:21 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,139
Posted By FCUK3R
Ok thanks for that guys. Ok thanks for the...

Ok thanks for that guys.

Ok thanks for the advice il just enjoy it as a cruiser and wait until I have the money to either buy a manual version and upgrade the suspension or maybe even keep it and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-22-2012, 12:18 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,139
Posted By FCUK3R
ok thanks for that. So there would be nothing...

ok thanks for that.
So there would be nothing wrong with what my transmission was doing under kickdown? As long as its normal i guess :)
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-22-2012, 12:10 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,139
Posted By FCUK3R
Well the brakes are M3 brakes so they should be...

Well the brakes are M3 brakes so they should be ok but i get what you mean, high mileage cars no matter the quality will go wrong. Yeh the only reason i got the auto was my previous car was written...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-21-2012, 11:42 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,139
Posted By FCUK3R
Ok fair enough but i should still be able to...

Ok fair enough but i should still be able to drive the car hard provided i ease of the gas before i shift so that i dont hurt the transmission? because i think it would be nice to take the car to a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-21-2012, 11:37 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,139
Posted By FCUK3R
ok so basically full throttle, without the...

ok so basically full throttle, without the kickdown, is roughly at 3/4 of pedal or where u feel the notch or whatever? So at this point of proper full throttle without this feature i should be able...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-21-2012, 11:34 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,139
Posted By FCUK3R
lol how am i abusing a transmission by trying to...

lol how am i abusing a transmission by trying to shortshift at 5500? A car is made to go full throttle, why not use it from time to time? Besides it was the first time i did it thats why im here now...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-21-2012, 10:59 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,139
Posted By FCUK3R
Angry 2000 330ci steptronic will not shift in manual mode under full throttle

So firstly this is my first thread not sure if it ended up in the right place i think it did but yeah

Anyway title basically says it all. Just bought the car off my Dad its been well looked...
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