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Forum: General E46 Forum 06-26-2008, 02:58 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 16,326
Posted By vmwerks
You run the risk of breaking the bottom coil off...

You run the risk of breaking the bottom coil off the spring since it does not sit flat on the perch. The bottom line is that they didn't know what they were doing. In 99.9% of all cars the spring...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-23-2008, 08:17 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 16,326
Posted By vmwerks
Your springs are incorrectly installed.. check...

Your springs are incorrectly installed.. check the other photos in the thread. This is the reason why you should go to a qualified BMW shop for BMW stuff...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-23-2008, 07:19 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 16,326
Posted By vmwerks
The E46 and most cars for that matter have more...

The E46 and most cars for that matter have more front wheel gap. 2 inches does seem a bit much though, check the lower spring mount on the front.
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-23-2008, 07:14 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 16,326
Posted By vmwerks
Shocks do not alter ride height

Shocks do not alter ride height
Forum: General BMW Model Discussion 03-19-2008, 10:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,855
Posted By vmwerks
:) the clip was the car uncorked (no muffler at...

:) the clip was the car uncorked (no muffler at all) the Remus exhaust is now in the car and the owner did a few burnouts etc for us. I'll post more tomorrow, Mark Wazzzzzzup? We're going to have a...
Forum: General BMW Model Discussion 03-19-2008, 05:54 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,855
Posted By vmwerks
E92 M3 Remus exhaust video - uncorked!!!

The car is uncorked in the video. I will update the file tonight with some drive by stuff with the exhaust on the car.

Video link (http://www.vmwerks.com/videos/e92m3openexhaust.wmv)

Teaser:
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Forum: E90 Sedan / E91 Wagon / E92 Coupe / E93 Cabrio - General Forum 03-19-2008, 05:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,700
Posted By vmwerks
E92 M3 Remus exhaust videos and photos...

The car is uncorked in the video. I will update the file tonight with some drive by stuff with the exhaust on the car.

Video link (http://www.vmwerks.com/videos/e92m3openexhaust.wmv)

Teaser:
...
Forum: General BMW Model Discussion 03-15-2008, 01:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,842
Posted By vmwerks
Since we had one of the very first ones in Cali...

Since we had one of the very first ones in Cali in the shop last week I think we have a pretty good chance of being the first.. The bottom line is that we are trusted enough to mod the latest beast...
Forum: General BMW Model Discussion 03-14-2008, 08:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,842
Posted By vmwerks
E92 M3 Remus exhaust, another first for VMWERKS!

Valley Motorwerks is THE source for all you need for your BMW. From oil services to complete balanced and blueprinted blower motors! Once again we have pulled off another first in America.

We are...
Forum: E90 Sedan / E91 Wagon / E92 Coupe / E93 Cabrio - General Forum 03-14-2008, 08:40 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 389
Posted By vmwerks
E92 M3 Remus exhaust, another first for VMWERKS!

Valley Motorwerks is THE source for all you need for your BMW. From oil services to complete balanced and blueprinted blower motors! Once again we have pulled off another first in America.

We are...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 03-13-2008, 12:56 AM
Replies: 584
Views: 79,611
Posted By vmwerks
Brian, I believe the smog machine prints out...

Brian, I believe the smog machine prints out gross vehicle weight, there is no scale that I am aware of on the smog dynos. When I showed Kevin the smog sheet... he just grinned. I am glad that you...
Forum: General BMW Model Discussion 03-07-2008, 05:03 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,701
Posted By vmwerks
Apparently not :)

Apparently not :)
Forum: General BMW Model Discussion 03-07-2008, 04:53 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,701
Posted By vmwerks
Alpine White E92 M3

Guess what stopped in today....

http://www.vmwerks.com/images/post/gil_m3_1.jpg

http://www.vmwerks.com/images/post/gil_m3_2.jpg

http://www.vmwerks.com/images/post/gil_m3_3.jpg
...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 03-06-2008, 12:30 AM
Replies: 584
Views: 79,611
Posted By vmwerks
470HP compared to 333 I would think so. The E46M3...

470HP compared to 333 I would think so. The E46M3 has endless torque but the TS3 pulls smoother and has more power. It is less peaky than the NA E46M3 engine is.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 03-05-2008, 01:06 AM
Replies: 584
Views: 79,611
Posted By vmwerks
I run the same clutch in all of my racecars and...

I run the same clutch in all of my racecars and my street car. I did not break the clutch in properly on my BMWCCA IP M3 and it whines once in a while so I put it in my DD. A Kevlar clutch will last...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 03-04-2008, 05:29 PM
Replies: 584
Views: 79,611
Posted By vmwerks
Actually the opposite is true. With no LSD one...

Actually the opposite is true. With no LSD one tire will spin and the car will travel in a straight line. With a good strong LSD both tires spin and the car will slip around due to a complete loss of...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 03-04-2008, 01:50 PM
Replies: 584
Views: 79,611
Posted By vmwerks
Brian would blip the throttle and the car would...

Brian would blip the throttle and the car would begin to get sideways... I think he's going to have to run less expensive rear tires!!! :4ngie: Otherwise it's going to get expensive quickly!
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 03-04-2008, 01:34 AM
Replies: 584
Views: 79,611
Posted By vmwerks
Brian came by the shop last Saturday to have his...

Brian came by the shop last Saturday to have his original ECU installed and to film a few videos. I rode in the car filming and 2 of his friends were outside with video cameras. I am sure a really...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-25-2008, 02:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 742
Posted By vmwerks
The Bilsteins come with internal bumpstops. Your...

The Bilsteins come with internal bumpstops. Your real problem is the use of aftermarket springs / shocks and the original shock mounts. The PSS9's are mounted "inverted" compared to the originals....
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 02-11-2008, 03:33 PM
Replies: 584
Views: 79,611
Posted By vmwerks
I will cut bright red vinyls for Brian's engine! ...

I will cut bright red vinyls for Brian's engine!

TS3 HERE -------> :idea:
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 02-10-2008, 07:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 904
Posted By vmwerks
The VF Engineering kit we sell uses the Vortech...

The VF Engineering kit we sell uses the Vortech charger. You'll be more than happy with the results...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 02-10-2008, 11:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 486
Posted By vmwerks
If you run headers why care about the SES light...

If you run headers why care about the SES light anyway? The post cat sensors do not affect driveability.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 02-10-2008, 11:42 AM
Replies: 584
Views: 79,611
Posted By vmwerks
Final closing thoughts and gratitude

I waited until the comments were mostly complete to officially "close" the thread.

First off I want to thank our partners in this project, ESS, Terry Tinney Performance Motors, Bimmerworld /...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 02-07-2008, 02:19 PM
Replies: 584
Views: 79,611
Posted By vmwerks
I had to blame my mis-shift on something.. but it...

I had to blame my mis-shift on something.. but it wasn't the shifter it was me.. :)

The motor can be bored the standard oversizes but I think a real overbore would not be possible. The cylinder...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 02-06-2008, 11:45 PM
Replies: 584
Views: 79,611
Posted By vmwerks
Here are the videos.... unfortunately in all the...

Here are the videos.... unfortunately in all the excitement I did not take photos of the finished product. DUH! However the kit installed cleanly and looks almost OEM.... :pimpin:

It's alive!...
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