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Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 01-14-2011, 09:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 579
Posted By anthonyjrc
Bump! Perhaps this is better suited in the...

Bump!

Perhaps this is better suited in the motorsport section?...any mods about?

Ant
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 01-12-2011, 03:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 579
Posted By anthonyjrc
Sorry guys, should have been more specific on...

Sorry guys, should have been more specific on this one.

Firstly yes i'm sure it will be harsher than a stock or HD joint and that is a negative for me but I still have a poly and a stock joint at...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 01-11-2011, 04:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 579
Posted By anthonyjrc
Adjustable front ball joints

Hey guys, just spotted this (http://www.ca-automotive.co.uk/single_prod-cHJvZF9pZD0yMjQ4JmNhcl9tYWtlPWJtdyZjYXJfdHlwZT1lNDYmY2F0X2lkPTE1JmNvbXBfaWQ9OTI=.html), its a height adjustable ball joint for...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 12-28-2010, 04:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,214
Posted By anthonyjrc
I thought the discs were the same size on the m3...

I thought the discs were the same size on the m3 as the 330? ie 325mm? the 330i can fit 16" wheels. are the M3 calipers bigger?

Ant
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 12-23-2010, 05:53 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,453
Posted By anthonyjrc
Ok I thought the Xi used the X-Drive system thats...

Ok I thought the Xi used the X-Drive system thats good. as for underestimating the work i'm really not, i'm fully aware that fabrication will be needed and it will not simply 'bolt up'.

I'm not...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 12-22-2010, 10:39 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,453
Posted By anthonyjrc
Ok so i have been looking at the floor pan...

Ok so i have been looking at the floor pan differences and i'm not sure its 100% ruled it out, either a big sledge hammer or a bit of a cut and weld may get it to fit, the subframe and transfer box...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 12-21-2010, 08:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,453
Posted By anthonyjrc
Damn! didn't know the floor plans were different...

Damn! didn't know the floor plans were different thats a real spanner in the works! knew about the subframe...just forgot it off the list. Not sure exactly about the tyres, there nankangs of some...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 12-21-2010, 07:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,453
Posted By anthonyjrc
Xi retrofit to Ci

Hey guys,

Before I begin, I live in the UK so buying an Xi isnt an option. I have recently moved to a small country village and have run into an issue, the snow is causing a real issue, I have...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 07-27-2010, 10:46 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 14,213
Posted By anthonyjrc
Go for it! only housing and cooler I could find...

Go for it! only housing and cooler I could find would have set me back 130 ($200) which is a bit much for something that may not even fit! If I had more cash to spend I would risk it but I just...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 07-22-2010, 12:57 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 14,213
Posted By anthonyjrc
I need no encouragement:P just waiting for either...

I need no encouragement:P just waiting for either to come up on ebay and i'll have it! I'm not convinced the power steering pump will cooperate with either but its worth a shot i think!

I will be...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 07-21-2010, 04:38 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 14,213
Posted By anthonyjrc
And since it doubles up as a mounting face for...

And since it doubles up as a mounting face for the alternator and the powersteering pump, that could be the other issue......

Ah well....fingers crossed!!!

Ant
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 07-21-2010, 01:16 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 14,213
Posted By anthonyjrc
Hmm...I thought they both had thermostats...the...

Hmm...I thought they both had thermostats...the e46 has nothing at the cooler end.....the E36 one is cheaper so I'll go with that if its the same. Think I may just bite the bullet and buy one but the...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 07-21-2010, 11:45 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 14,213
Posted By anthonyjrc
TBH its not the cooler i have an issue with its...

TBH its not the cooler i have an issue with its the oil housing, besides, i'm across the pond so its will be too much for my pockets i'm afraid, thanks tho.



I can use either, i haven't bought...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 07-21-2010, 04:12 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 14,213
Posted By anthonyjrc
The M54 uses an M14 banjo thread, the connection...

The M54 uses an M14 banjo thread, the connection on the M3 housing is an M12 i believe. vac sells an M14 banjo bolt but with an M12 so it fits the M54 vanos to the M3 housing.

MrShelly would you...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 07-16-2010, 05:07 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 14,213
Posted By anthonyjrc
MY understanding of that is that this bolts...

MY understanding of that is that this bolts straight on:hmm: at least for you guys..... i'm trying to use a stock unit on a stock car....buyer has gone quiet the last day or so.....hopefully i will...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 07-15-2010, 12:07 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 14,213
Posted By anthonyjrc
I did have a look at that one but it seems not...

I did have a look at that one but it seems not much less than the Vac unit but didnt allow for any future modifications. basically decided i'm going to try the OEM M3 route for now, just not sure if...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 07-15-2010, 08:22 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 14,213
Posted By anthonyjrc
OK, so after some more research and comparing...

OK, so after some more research and comparing MANY pictures and diagrams i found they looked very similar......a little too similar in fact so checked up on part numbers and they are actually the...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 07-14-2010, 12:16 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 14,213
Posted By anthonyjrc
OK, after a bit more research, it seems that the...

OK, after a bit more research, it seems that the M3 housing does fit, i just dont know if its the E46 or the E36 M3 that the housing comes from, i have managed to sourse a complete E46 housing with...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 07-14-2010, 03:34 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 14,213
Posted By anthonyjrc
Oil cooler options

Hey guys, i know this has been covered before but search didnt get me the info i needed.
I went to the Nurburgring this weekend and oil temps hit 145/300 degrees and oil pressure went WAY down! I...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 07-08-2010, 02:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 599
Posted By anthonyjrc
I'm not sure about the S54 but my M54 has 4 bar...

I'm not sure about the S54 but my M54 has 4 bar (58PSI) when above 1500rpm, and sits at about 1.5 bar (22PSI) at hot idle. 58PSI seems a little low to me as my previous cars that had gauges (Audi...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-16-2009, 04:09 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,636
Posted By anthonyjrc
Hey guys, sorry to drag up this old post but it...

Hey guys, sorry to drag up this old post but it got me thinking.....i'm from the UK, and here i bought my 330ci for 7000 ($12000) with 40k and all the extras i wanted, an M3 with the same milage and...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-10-2009, 11:44 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,444
Posted By anthonyjrc
Sorry to drag this thread up AGAIN, but my brakes...

Sorry to drag this thread up AGAIN, but my brakes are now spent and need some new ones in the next couple of months. first issue i had is that i had quite a decent amount of brake fade when i went to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-27-2009, 08:26 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,444
Posted By anthonyjrc
the issue i have with buying motorsport discs ect...

the issue i have with buying motorsport discs ect are the cost, they are almost twice the price of the stock CSL discs over here. i'm just thinking that is new discs and pads are going to set me back...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-26-2009, 10:45 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,444
Posted By anthonyjrc
rears are larger as the handbrake sets it out...

rears are larger as the handbrake sets it out further, the surface area is still smaller tho front to back.:P

just been having a look at some prices and reviews and it seems that people who track...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-26-2009, 08:49 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,444
Posted By anthonyjrc
sorry, i meant a big price increase, didnt think...

sorry, i meant a big price increase, didnt think there would be that much in it..... its rediculous the price they stick on things just because it has an M badge:censor: its one of the main reasons i...
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