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Forum: General E46 Forum Yesterday, 05:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 184
Posted By Rob43
I'll just tell you that a Compression Test saved...

I'll just tell you that a Compression Test saved me from buying my first 330Ci, it had 90 PSI on one cyl. & about 120-ish on another.....that Bimmer seemed to drive well when I test drove it.
...
Forum: Motorsports & Track Forum Yesterday, 05:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 167
Posted By Rob43
"Most" race tires perform best when they come in...

"Most" race tires perform best when they come in Hot at about 38 to 39 PSI. Other important factors would be to make sure the tire is rolling over to the triangle mark on the outer edge of the tire &...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld Yesterday, 12:33 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 848
Posted By Rob43
You need to show others the respect that you...

You need to show others the respect that you think You deserve.

You'll notice that "crxgator" & I have different opinions when it comes to suspensions, but even though we bantered back n forth we...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 07-01-2015, 11:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 151
Posted By Rob43
If you want to send your Koni rear shocks back, I...

If you want to send your Koni rear shocks back, I have a 9 way Externally Adjustable 54mm diameter shock that 3 people are currently testing. They'll work perfectly with your front Koni Sports & will...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 07-01-2015, 10:02 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 848
Posted By Rob43
And millions eat at McDonald's, that doesn't make...

And millions eat at McDonald's, that doesn't make it quality food though......


Rob43
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 07-01-2015, 04:19 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 848
Posted By Rob43
If $400-ish Chinese C/O's were really any...

If $400-ish Chinese C/O's were really any good,....everyone including manufactures would use them. But they Don't because they're crap.

If you want real Steak, you don't go to McDonald's......

...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 07-01-2015, 03:28 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 848
Posted By Rob43
The answer is simple: If you don't drive on...

The answer is simple:

If you don't drive on glass smooth roads, they ride Rough & Bounce a lot....

Not to mention their early failure rate,....... you get what you pay for.



Rob43
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 07-01-2015, 02:30 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 848
Posted By Rob43
Those coilovers are Complete Chinese GARBAGE. ...

Those coilovers are Complete Chinese GARBAGE.

There are about 6 or 7 different coilover kits that come out of the same Chinese factory that sell for about $400 Or Less dollars, they all get...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 06-30-2015, 10:36 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,097
Posted By Rob43
I was under the impression from one of your other...

I was under the impression from one of your other posts (from another thread) that your were using BimmerEditor for your tuning, or was B.E. just used to solve your coil issue ? Could BimmerEditor be...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 06-30-2015, 04:54 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 848
Posted By Rob43
OP, you have several good ideas/options listed...

OP, you have several good ideas/options listed above. The easiest & possibly the "best" IMO in you low budget price range would be the Koni 1120-4851.
...
Forum: Spec E46 racing class forum 06-26-2015, 01:41 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 794
Posted By Rob43
Yes, i got it. I've given it some thought but...

Yes, i got it. I've given it some thought but don't have any solid ideas from behind my laptop. If it were me I'd take it to a semi-local race shop that works on SCCA & NASA race cars that of course...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-25-2015, 03:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 345
Posted By Rob43
VF Supercharger: ...

VF Supercharger:

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showpost.php?p=10109869&postcount=1

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showpost.php?p=16673412&postcount=64w3


Rob43
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 06-25-2015, 03:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 406
Posted By Rob43
OP, you are planning on replacing your...

OP,

you are planning on replacing your struts & shocks......right ? New lowering springs on stock used OE dampers would be a mistake.


Rob43
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 06-25-2015, 03:03 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,506
Posted By Rob43
I know where you can get brand new Burns Y Pipe...

I know where you can get brand new Burns Y Pipe for roughly $170, if interested send me a PM.

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=593408&d=142665748
...
Forum: Motorsports & Track Forum 06-24-2015, 04:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 548
Posted By Rob43
My mistake, I though you were running the Spec...

My mistake, I though you were running the Spec E46 suspension system which uses a reasonable high F&R spring rate not to mention excellent dampers.


Rob43
Forum: Motorsports & Track Forum 06-24-2015, 03:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 548
Posted By Rob43
You have to understand that the OP is Not running...

You have to understand that the OP is Not running the high dollar SE46 suspension that you have.

Different setups = different recommendations.......



Rob43
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 06-24-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 249
Views: 46,826
Posted By Rob43
If you're still going to run Nitrous, I would...

If you're still going to run Nitrous, I would recommend Against getting a 3.91 ratio.


Rob43
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 06-24-2015, 03:28 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 32,631
Posted By Rob43
You do know this thread is about 6 years...

You do know this thread is about 6 years old,....right ? Tim hasn't posted in a year and a half, maybe you get a response - maybe you don't.

The VF E46 330 S/Cer's have proven themselves to be...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 06-24-2015, 03:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 408
Posted By Rob43
Get the Meyle HD & Z4M combo, it's what I run &...

Get the Meyle HD & Z4M combo, it's what I run & it's amazing.

The cheapest price I know of on the Z4M fcabs is from forum sponsor ECS Tuning at $76 shipped each.


Rob43


PS, when you need...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 06-24-2015, 02:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 408
Posted By Rob43
I'll just say that I know a thing or two about...

I'll just say that I know a thing or two about suspensions......

When I had this decision a few years back, I chose the BMW OE Z4M bushings & have never given that decision a second thought.

...
Forum: Motorsports & Track Forum 06-23-2015, 04:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 548
Posted By Rob43
I'll start by saying I don't know the Federal...

I'll start by saying I don't know the Federal RS-R tires, I'm sure they're a good high perf. summer street tire but I'd ask you to consider some form of dedicated track wheel/tire setup. There are...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-23-2015, 03:13 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 422
Posted By Rob43
This. ...

This.

******************************************************************

Call "Rob" directly at UUC & ask him,.....he will know.



Rob43
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 06-23-2015, 03:05 PM
Replies: 237
Views: 25,379
Posted By Rob43
And to add to this question, are All of your...

And to add to this question, are All of your internals stock OE (pistons, pins, rods, rod bolts), or upgraded parts ?


Rob43
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-23-2015, 02:50 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 5,805
Posted By Rob43
First, re-read this thread 2 more times.... ...

First, re-read this thread 2 more times....

If done properly, you could leave everythig internally stock. The real key to doing what you want IMO (Besides D/P) is two things: 1) A good progressive...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-23-2015, 02:24 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 5,805
Posted By Rob43
Lol, Anthony, please send Adam an Email on...

Lol,

Anthony, please send Adam an Email on this one......



Rob43 :)
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