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Forum: E46 Xi Forum Yesterday, 09:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 193
Posted By White_Knuckles
They are equal to or slightly more efficient...

They are equal to or slightly more efficient pulling air volume. The only noted pay off is the harmonic tone produced under demand. It simply makes more noise and may give the passenger an impression...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 07-09-2014, 11:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 193
Posted By White_Knuckles
It's common for over oiled gauze filters to...

It's common for over oiled gauze filters to contaminate the MAF wire and throw codes. But a dry filter? Yeah, it's something else. It's lean on both banks which should not reduce gas mileage. It's...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 07-09-2014, 08:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 299
Posted By White_Knuckles
Hey Sam what's goin' on with your asian delight?...

Hey Sam what's goin' on with your asian delight? I thought you'd bug out by now no longer wrenching these babies?

Secretly hoping you landed a maintenance free car that never needs anything. But...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 07-09-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 577
Posted By White_Knuckles
What...they're tricking us? To be fair, all...

What...they're tricking us?

To be fair, all auto makers now seem to make claims of magic lubes and centennial change intervals. It's us old-skoolers that just can't grasp that new buyers rollin'...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 07-08-2014, 10:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 299
Posted By White_Knuckles
Yes, you will need to change your tires. ...

Yes, you will need to change your tires.

Real answer: no
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 07-08-2014, 08:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 577
Posted By White_Knuckles
Speculation and doom sayers they'll be. Rapid...

Speculation and doom sayers they'll be. Rapid loss of coolant with continued operation can make hot spots (bad) and create head gasket breaches when the head is pulling away from the block tearing...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 07-06-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,370
Posted By White_Knuckles
This may be non-sense but hot rod builders try...

This may be non-sense but hot rod builders try and avoid wood or flammable materials around fuel areas. Maybe fire rated plywood? Not to come off as as critic just caught my eye imagining a fuel...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 07-04-2014, 02:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 153
Posted By White_Knuckles
Your "mash down" symptom is trying to overcome...

Your "mash down" symptom is trying to overcome your car in limp mode. The computer (ECU) senses a major problem indicated by the series of lights and shuts down the fuel and spark severly limiting...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 07-04-2014, 02:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 173
Posted By White_Knuckles
At 148K and unknown condition, good move on full...

At 148K and unknown condition, good move on full sys replacement.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 07-01-2014, 01:16 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,370
Posted By White_Knuckles
"Soon my friends you're gonna be watching a video...

"Soon my friends you're gonna be watching a video of a really pissed off xi =)"

Yikes, that Euro Rocket scares me! Wonder if I could slip this baby through emissions? Hmm, I'm thinking - not so...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 07-01-2014, 12:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 235
Posted By White_Knuckles
Welcome, and uh, yeah you stole that car! Keep...

Welcome, and uh, yeah you stole that car! Keep your new toy's ride height for MI winters brother. They go like a snow-cat with some winter treads.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-30-2014, 11:56 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,283
Posted By White_Knuckles
That looks great and the squatty wheel camber is...

That looks great and the squatty wheel camber is gone. Well done project! Enjoy the effort.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-28-2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,283
Posted By White_Knuckles
Most excellent shots. How 'bout one at your...

Most excellent shots. How 'bout one at your "functional" ride height? That thing is always squatin'

I'm starting to like the light bar, kinda looks like a euro plate at a glance?
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-25-2014, 09:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 343
Posted By White_Knuckles
Wow, never spotted a raising post before, always...

Wow, never spotted a raising post before, always lowering. Your front air dam is the lowest clearance point. Remove it for the winter season? If you're dragging snow under the car ridding ruts, you...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-22-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 549
Views: 28,003
Posted By White_Knuckles
Hey, wot's that critter peekin' out yer garage? ...

Hey, wot's that critter peekin' out yer garage?

Nice tasty mods.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-22-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 638
Posted By White_Knuckles
^ We're good. It is tricky to apply inflection on...

^ We're good. It is tricky to apply inflection on expressions we use (harmlessly) when writing 'em.

Quite the engineering deal going on here. Can't say I've ever spotted a successful conversion?...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-22-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 638
Posted By White_Knuckles
^Ah relax, sounded like you were shooting from...

^Ah relax, sounded like you were shooting from the hip - "I think"... and "I'm not sure how"...

Therefore, I read it as you were encouraging the poster to experiment where you didn't indicate...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-21-2014, 06:08 PM
Replies: 549
Views: 28,003
Posted By White_Knuckles
Wait... $2500 "for the summer" with designer...

Wait... $2500 "for the summer" with designer plaid sail panels? No deals like that in my corner. Outright thievery.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-21-2014, 12:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 638
Posted By White_Knuckles
JS (a new member) asked a reasonable question....

JS (a new member) asked a reasonable question. The cost of conversion is way high unless you have a donor car. The answer is the first response by LD.

Kubica, I'm disappointed in your post. You...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-15-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 333
Posted By White_Knuckles
Not an authority here but the dash ducts you hear...

Not an authority here but the dash ducts you hear activating is a good sign the master controller is alive. Several duct control points are operated by servo motors electrically rotating flappers to...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-15-2014, 12:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 333
Posted By White_Knuckles
If the cooling system gets air bound, the result...

If the cooling system gets air bound, the result is no heat. Read up and perform a coolant system air bleeding procedure first. There may be something with the automated system not opening the hot...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-14-2014, 01:05 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,283
Posted By White_Knuckles
I like the worst ever going on here. Kinda a...

I like the worst ever going on here. Kinda a "reality thread" loaded with drama and pitfalls. Call the history channel - you're in! The forklift - lift is epic. I'm certain OSHA approves that baby....
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-09-2014, 11:27 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,399
Posted By White_Knuckles
^ "...impressive project". Great title for that...

^ "...impressive project". Great title for that bugger! Guess the haters are stifled at last.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-08-2014, 09:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 412
Posted By White_Knuckles
Other than the knuckle gore... sounds like...

Other than the knuckle gore... sounds like success! Nice seeing someone following the real procedure.
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-05-2014, 08:40 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,132
Posted By White_Knuckles
Nice find. Does she sound like an Austin Martin -...

Nice find. Does she sound like an Austin Martin - James Bond Euro cool?

Gawd I want that low, snotty sports car Burrrrrrrrrrrrr......Burrrrrrrrrrrrrr tone.
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