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Forum: General E46 Forum 11-22-2008, 04:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 401
Posted By gwatson
Failed Cam Sensor - Does it Activate Engine Light?

Hi guys,

Question for you, the engine light on my M54 3.0 Z4 (same as E46) came on earlier. Looked up the manual and it's something to do with emissions. Unfortunately this happened on a 600...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 10-29-2008, 07:57 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,605
Posted By gwatson
Maybe I should look to squeezing in a 335i twin...

Maybe I should look to squeezing in a 335i twin turbo engine :)
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 10-28-2008, 10:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,605
Posted By gwatson
I am not opposed to turbo charging, problem is...

I am not opposed to turbo charging, problem is getting an off the shelf kit to suit a RHD car as the steering column gets in the way. I don't want to go down the route of custom remaps etc.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 10-28-2008, 08:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,605
Posted By gwatson
Sorry to drag this one up again, but I am looking...

Sorry to drag this one up again, but I am looking for a winter project now the twin screw is off the Z4.

I've had a look on on the Infinitas and G-Power websites, no mention of E36's only E46's...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 05-20-2008, 02:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,605
Posted By gwatson
That is impressive. Never heard of these guys...

That is impressive. Never heard of these guys though. If only I didn't have to pay import duty and tax :censor:
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 05-20-2008, 12:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,605
Posted By gwatson
No worries Asbjorn... Max said you had a similar...

No worries Asbjorn... Max said you had a similar dakar M3 sitting when he was over, just thought it was maybe 'charged :)
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 05-20-2008, 12:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,605
Posted By gwatson
ha ha.. no worries. Ideally I am looking for...

ha ha.. no worries. Ideally I am looking for someone who can supply and fit a reconditioned unit, hence why I thought ESS may of had some on the shelf at they back of their shop somewhere :)

Been...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 05-20-2008, 10:28 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,605
Posted By gwatson
Anyone Supercharged an E36 M3 Evo in the UK? ESS do a kit?

Hi guys,

Some of you may remember me from last year with my ESS TS2 supercharged Z4????

Anyway, I am onto my next project, a mint '98 dakar yellow M3 evo. I am currently sorting out the...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-12-2008, 02:30 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,828
Posted By gwatson
E46 M3 Standard Sound System - How good?

I've seen a great spec E46 M3... the only thing it lacks is the Harmon Kardon..... it does have SAT Nav though.

So how good or bad is the standard sound system... does upgrading the speakers make...
Forum: Complete Cars 02-17-2008, 04:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,093
Posted By gwatson
On ebay... includes hardtop ...

On ebay... includes hardtop

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=230223634911
Forum: Complete Cars 02-12-2008, 06:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,093
Posted By gwatson
UK - ESS TS2 Supercharged BMW Z4 3.0 for Sale

Unfortunately the time has come to put my ESS Supercharged Z4 up for sale. I am now working in Norway and not getting the use of the car. I was going to import it but I suspect it won't get on so...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 11-09-2007, 01:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 884
Posted By gwatson
Yeah I guess so. I'll try and get more info on...

Yeah I guess so. I'll try and get more info on the setup a fellow Z4 owner has.... he has put his car back to standard and will be selling...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 11-09-2007, 01:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 884
Posted By gwatson
Headers with a Supercharger

Contemplating ESS TS3 upgrade, for which I need headers. Since my car is a right hand drive Z4, there are no off the shelf solutions. I understand a Z3M with an M3 cat will fit a right hand drive...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 11-08-2007, 05:22 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 9,401
Posted By gwatson
Really? I thought the performance cams would have...

Really? I thought the performance cams would have the opposite effect.... With my latest TS2 software update (done last week) the car is running even better than before :)

Anyway.... can everyone...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 11-07-2007, 03:19 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 9,401
Posted By gwatson
TS3 would be my ultimate goal, but it sounds very...

TS3 would be my ultimate goal, but it sounds very expensive?? I'd be worried about reliability and driveability. The TS2 is very reliable and the car runs like stock which I love, would hate to loose...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 10-22-2007, 01:37 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,316
Posted By gwatson
Get some Royal Purple in the Diff and...

Get some Royal Purple in the Diff and Gearbox......... every but of protection helps.

http://www.royalpurple.com/prodsa/rpsro.html
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 10-21-2007, 02:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 746
Posted By gwatson
ESS Twin Screw Oil Change Questions

Evening guys,

Just wondering how often you plan on changing your SC oil? I change my engine oil every 7K miles, gearbox and Diff every 20K miles. I am thinking of doing my SC oil when I get my...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 10-07-2007, 05:20 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,347
Posted By gwatson
How did you get on? G

How did you get on?

G
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 10-02-2007, 03:25 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,347
Posted By gwatson
I meant to ask, which spark plugs did you go...

I meant to ask, which spark plugs did you go with. I had problems with fault Bosch super 4's, they have a much higher failure rate. I had a faulty one which caused the car to misfire occasionaly on...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 10-02-2007, 03:19 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,347
Posted By gwatson
Good point. I don't need to on the Z4.. :) It's...

Good point. I don't need to on the Z4.. :) It's just the standard strut brace you have to work around.

G
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 10-02-2007, 03:18 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,347
Posted By gwatson
Cool.... let us know how you get one. People are...

Cool.... let us know how you get one. People are scared of modern day cars just because everything is hidden by engine covers, they're just the same... well kind of :)

Yes I experience cold start...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 10-02-2007, 02:34 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,347
Posted By gwatson
Even if you are not technically minded, you can...

Even if you are not technically minded, you can change the plugs yourself, all 6 in 10 minutes I gurantee it.

Remove the engine cover by removing the oil filler cap, remove the two caps and undo...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 07-25-2007, 12:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,174
Posted By gwatson
Ok then. Yes Bosch coils are far better.

Ok then. Yes Bosch coils are far better.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 07-25-2007, 11:08 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,174
Posted By gwatson
Have you replaced you spark plugs?... my misfire...

Have you replaced you spark plugs?... my misfire issue was down to plugs not coils.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 07-24-2007, 02:05 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,585
Posted By gwatson
Still waiting to here back from BMW with regardss...

Still waiting to here back from BMW with regardss to official pricing on the new 1 Series Coupe - 135i.
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