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Forum: Engine & Performance 11-18-2014, 10:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,694
Posted By dakkon
why isn't it going to come with a diff cover? how...

why isn't it going to come with a diff cover? how do you plan on shipping it with no diff cover? have you decided if you want to ship?
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-01-2014, 09:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 652
Posted By dakkon
Depends, if they are just going to do a straight...

Depends, if they are just going to do a straight swap. for a straight swap i'd say that's a good price. But, if you going to the trouble of doing a swap, why not address many of the maintenance items...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-30-2014, 08:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 396
Posted By dakkon
The Bimmerworld exhaust doesn't sound that bad,...

The Bimmerworld exhaust doesn't sound that bad, and came with a full straight pipe option, as well as a resonator option. But, keep in mind this is a spec racing exhaust. Its not a Corsica that is...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-30-2014, 04:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 396
Posted By dakkon
Get the bimmerworld. Its what I ended up with....

Get the bimmerworld. Its what I ended up with. Best bang for the buck.
http://store.bimmerworld.com/mobile/bimmerworld-e46-non-m-exhaust-system-by-magnaflow---race-version-p2146.aspx

You'll need...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-30-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 223
Posted By dakkon
My 01 330 had 2" pipe. I just cut my exhaust up...

My 01 330 had 2" pipe. I just cut my exhaust up to make a y pipe for my single 3" exhaust. It sounds like you've got 2" pipe... The exhaust shop can always fill in a bit with a larger weld.....
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-27-2014, 11:38 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,901
Posted By dakkon
With the modified m3 bell housing, I'm guessing...

With the modified m3 bell housing, I'm guessing you will need an m3/e39 M5 shifter? Also, and m5 5 clutch?

This would be the most efficient way for those of us who have non-M track cars to get a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-25-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 946
Posted By dakkon
Um.... K&N already has a drop in cotton filter......

Um.... K&N already has a drop in cotton filter... 35$....
Forum: Suspension and Braking 07-24-2014, 11:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,212
Posted By dakkon
Please correct me if I'm wrong, but new retail...

Please correct me if I'm wrong, but new retail would be 1,786$ from bimmerworld.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-24-2014, 10:45 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,411
Posted By dakkon
It could be one of the o-rings on the soft line...

It could be one of the o-rings on the soft line between the slave cylinder and the master cylinder. I had the o-ring at the connection side between the hard line and soft line fail once (on an...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-23-2014, 09:04 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 995
Posted By dakkon
Julio, it gives your car a more "drive by cable...

Julio, it gives your car a more "drive by cable feel" than a "drive by wire feel"... The only place it is practicle to have is the track. This is due to the throttle lag BMW coded into the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-21-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,411
Posted By dakkon
"If the clutch was slipping, would it really...

"If the clutch was slipping, would it really cause white smoke?"

Illustrative example..

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oebzAIZEfxQ

In short, yes. someone cant really tell how well the clutch...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2014, 08:37 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,411
Posted By dakkon
the instructions were telling you to pre-fill the...

the instructions were telling you to pre-fill the slave with fluid.. I don't bother with that part.. Are you sure that you tightened down the supply line to the slave? How were you removing fluid...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-18-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 455
Posted By dakkon
I've got this exhaust on my car.. I had to fab a...

I've got this exhaust on my car.. I had to fab a Y pipe to connect the headers to the single pipe. A competent exhaust shop should be able to fab you a Y pipe pretty easily.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-07-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,019
Posted By dakkon
That sample was 15w/40 now i'm using HPS...

That sample was 15w/40

now i'm using HPS 10W/40

I called Royal purple, they said that i could use the HPS in all of my vehicles.. My tow vehicle is a Diesel (the 330 is a track car).. This way...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-06-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 640
Posted By dakkon
Koven, it wont fit because the 330's MAF is...

Koven, it wont fit because the 330's MAF is larger than the 325's. He sent you a 325 box.. they look the same, the only difference is the back side where the MAF attaches...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-06-2014, 07:19 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,019
Posted By dakkon
I sent in an oil sample back in 2010. I'm using...

I sent in an oil sample back in 2010. I'm using Royal purple with a mix between city and highway.

The recommendation made was 7500 mile oil change intervals.
...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-03-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 766
Posted By dakkon
I would look at the subframe mounts FIRST thing...

I would look at the subframe mounts FIRST thing on any E46.. If any of those cars have the subframe reinforcement kit, then i would buy that one. Insist that the dealer put the car your thinking...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-03-2014, 11:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 766
Posted By dakkon
why are you looking at SMG cars? Also, what...

why are you looking at SMG cars?

Also, what do you plan on doing with the car? Street, Street+Track?

What i would tell you to do, would be sell your car to carmax, as they pay a fare price....
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-03-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 512
Posted By dakkon
this is my preference ...

this is my preference

http://www.pelicanparts.com/catalog/tools/AC-Hydraulic1.htm

However, i use 6 ton jack stands so that i have ample amount of room under the car to move around. I've also...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-27-2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,411
Posted By dakkon
I am also using the Valvoline DOT 4 fluid, and...

I am also using the Valvoline DOT 4 fluid, and never get any brake fade during track days either. putting some moly lube on the cylinder tip is good idea to lubricate that point. I didn't, but...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-26-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 689
Posted By dakkon
peytonracer4, you don't NEED anywhere need...

peytonracer4, you don't NEED anywhere need anywhere near 370cca the larger AHR rating batteries are for cold weather, and for a semi extended period of non-usage. I've got a buddy who uses an Odyssey...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-26-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,411
Posted By dakkon
LV3series, our approaches to this item are...

LV3series, our approaches to this item are different, that is why we are providing different information. If you look at the DIY guide that lszlszx provided, they use the method that i use. No...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-25-2014, 10:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,927
Posted By dakkon
Look at the below link. See if it sounds the same...

Look at the below link. See if it sounds the same as what your experiencing.

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=592447&highlight=stall
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-25-2014, 09:56 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,411
Posted By dakkon
This is not correct. I've bleed several slave...

This is not correct. I've bleed several slave cylinders after installing them in the car, including my 330. No special tools needed and straight forward. With the power bleeder its easy to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-25-2014, 09:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,729
Posted By dakkon
Just get 4 6 ton jack stands from HF... I've been...

Just get 4 6 ton jack stands from HF... I've been using them for years and have spent days under the car wrenching on it. Never worried about anything. The 330 only weighs 3400lbs ish.


As far as...
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