E46 BMW Social Directory E46 FAQ 3-Series Discussion Forums BMW Photo Gallery BMW 3-Series Technical Information E46 Fanatics - The Ultimate BMW Resource BMW Vendors General E46 Forum The Tire Rack's Tire Wheel Forum Forced Induction Forum The Off-Topic The E46 BMW Showroom For Sale, For Trade or Wanting to Buy

Welcome to the E46Fanatics forums. E46Fanatics is the premiere website for BMW 3 series owners around the world with interactive forums, a geographical enthusiast directory, photo galleries, and technical information for BMW enthusiasts.

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join our community today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact contact us.


Go Back   E46Fanatics > Search Forums

You searched for the keyword(s):
Your search results are listed below. If you did not find the answer you were looking for, please try searching again. Make sure that you are searching the entire site and not a specific forum. If you cannot find the answer to your question, create a new discussion topic in the appropriate BMW related or Off-Topic section.

Showing results 1 to 25 of 734
Search took 0.51 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: mdrobnak
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 01-17-2016, 12:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 676
Posted By mdrobnak
You might want to triple instead of double your...

You might want to triple instead of double your cost estimate, but great info here. :) I've tried to stop thinking about how much I've spent on the car.

Also, these engines are fine with oversize...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 01-02-2016, 08:19 PM
Replies: 219
Views: 25,165
Posted By mdrobnak
Never heard back from Nick. In other news, I...

Never heard back from Nick.

In other news, I am working on finishing the wiring harness. I have wired up the stock O2 sensor heaters so I can drive them so as to not damage the sensors when they...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 12-23-2015, 08:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 633
Posted By mdrobnak
Works fine. :)

Works fine. :)
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 12-12-2015, 08:47 PM
Replies: 820
Views: 57,441
Posted By mdrobnak
Dave, looks like the car will be lots of fun. :)

Dave, looks like the car will be lots of fun. :)
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 12-06-2015, 07:53 PM
Replies: 219
Views: 25,165
Posted By mdrobnak
Email sent. I have no idea, and I'm very confused...

Email sent. I have no idea, and I'm very confused myself.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 12-06-2015, 12:21 PM
Replies: 219
Views: 25,165
Posted By mdrobnak
So, at this point I'm only waiting on EVAP. I...

So, at this point I'm only waiting on EVAP. I will be driving it more today, hopefully I can get this to go.

I should be able to get it inspected on Tuesday, at which point I can breathe a bit...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 12-05-2015, 12:53 PM
Replies: 219
Views: 25,165
Posted By mdrobnak
So far, no pending codes, which is great. I...

So far, no pending codes, which is great.

I wired up the mini-harness today - split off the 12V coming from Relay 87 and a Ground to the LTC and the M1. I hooked up Manifold, Fuel, and Oil...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 12-03-2015, 08:07 PM
Replies: 219
Views: 25,165
Posted By mdrobnak
Car is back. Slightly quieter, slightly less of...

Car is back.
Slightly quieter, slightly less of that vibration problem. Not sure how much less smelly. :-D
I'm going to build the harness to look at lambda and boost tomorrow afternoon, will report...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 12-01-2015, 09:45 AM
Replies: 219
Views: 25,165
Posted By mdrobnak
I am dropping the car off in the morning to...

I am dropping the car off in the morning to Bimmers Only to have them add in a stock cat in addition to the one Nick's kit provides in the hope it will clean things up sufficiently.

I have...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 11-25-2015, 06:29 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 8,261
Posted By mdrobnak
Positive displacement SCs have pretty flat...

Positive displacement SCs have pretty flat boost...which is what you see there. The AFR goes from 14 -> 12 -> richer as the RPMs go up...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 11-24-2015, 07:32 PM
Replies: 219
Views: 25,165
Posted By mdrobnak
Well, drive cycle complete. Service Engine Soon....

Well, drive cycle complete. Service Engine Soon. :( Same issue, catalyst efficiency. I am going to get another set of connectors for the M1 so I can plumb up basics like boost monitoring (I have no...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 11-22-2015, 09:30 PM
Replies: 219
Views: 25,165
Posted By mdrobnak
I wired up the power supply to the Motec LTC to...

I wired up the power supply to the Motec LTC to keep the sensor alive while on the DME, and that went well. After getting the DME reinstalled, I can say that while my car drives OK on the Motec (due...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 11-22-2015, 09:19 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,064
Posted By mdrobnak
Whoa. Which problems with the Aeromotive...

Whoa. Which problems with the Aeromotive diaphragms? I had one issue but that was with the extra port on it, not the diaphragm itself...More info please, B18c1turboedek.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 11-17-2015, 07:38 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 10,816
Posted By mdrobnak
Oh man, sorry to hear about the carnage. At least...

Oh man, sorry to hear about the carnage. At least you sound like you are having fun...this definitely makes me feel reassured my goals for a stock M54 are very modest. :) Hopefully it goes back...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 11-11-2015, 10:20 AM
Replies: 281
Views: 18,823
Posted By mdrobnak
Sure, it's the "command more fuel because we...

Sure, it's the "command more fuel because we can't flow enough" trick. Makes sense. :) Glad to hear it's finally coming together.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 11-10-2015, 09:38 PM
Replies: 219
Views: 25,165
Posted By mdrobnak
Backing up slightly... Here's what brand new...

Backing up slightly...

Here's what brand new lenses from BMW look light for the ZKWs (I still have ZKW lenses even though I had AL guts put in.):
...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 11-05-2015, 05:02 PM
Replies: 219
Views: 25,165
Posted By mdrobnak
I will say that when it's back in my hands. :)

I will say that when it's back in my hands. :)
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 11-05-2015, 10:57 AM
Replies: 219
Views: 25,165
Posted By mdrobnak
Somewhere in Florida. An "overnight" package took...

Somewhere in Florida. An "overnight" package took 3 weeks to deliver. :-/
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 11-05-2015, 07:03 AM
Replies: 219
Views: 25,165
Posted By mdrobnak
Yes, but haven't done anything with it so far,...

Yes, but haven't done anything with it so far, that seems to be used for diagnostic purposes only. This is the dedicated MFL data wire.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 11-04-2015, 11:09 PM
Replies: 219
Views: 25,165
Posted By mdrobnak
My DME is finally on it's way back to me. ...

My DME is finally on it's way back to me.

I've also got a nice logic bus analyzer capture of the cruise control wiring..now it's just trying to write logic to make it work.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 11-04-2015, 11:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 830
Posted By mdrobnak
My walboro 400 overwhelmed the stock FPR. I had...

My walboro 400 overwhelmed the stock FPR. I had like 70 psi pressure in the rail. It was bad.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 11-03-2015, 10:02 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 10,816
Posted By mdrobnak
Lol

Lol
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 10-30-2015, 07:56 AM
Replies: 219
Views: 25,165
Posted By mdrobnak
Very happy with the outcome of the new lights. ...

Very happy with the outcome of the new lights.

Also, here's a vid of the new toys...a C125 display and a RAM Mount windshield mount setup:

https://youtu.be/wAmLYwSoTYc


NOTE: I'm not sure...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 10-30-2015, 07:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 542
Posted By mdrobnak
MS45 cars are atmosphere referenced. I had a...

MS45 cars are atmosphere referenced. I had a longer return line added (from the rail) and run an aeromotive fpr. This setup works for both the Motec and the DME, and if I want to, I can add vacuum...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 10-29-2015, 08:40 AM
Replies: 219
Views: 25,165
Posted By mdrobnak
I am currently at Lightwerkz getting my...

I am currently at Lightwerkz getting my headlights fixed and upgraded. The driver side light was flickering, and I did not want to repeat the pain of replacing the igniter as on the passenger side....
Showing results 1 to 25 of 734


 

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:17 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
(c) 1999 - 2011 performanceIX Inc - privacy policy - terms of use