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Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 01-29-2015, 11:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 830
Posted By BartenderPlease
The inlets to the tube are blended for a nice...

The inlets to the tube are blended for a nice transition of flow from the cylinder head to the header pipe. eBay headers usually look like complete sh*t there.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-10-2015, 10:20 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,810
Posted By BartenderPlease
Not sure if anything has changed in the past 6...

Not sure if anything has changed in the past 6 months, but my i6mw VCG failed within a month. It was stiff to begin with, and not thick at all. Went to get an OEM VCG kit from dealer and it was...
Forum: Engine & Performance 01-06-2015, 05:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 230
Posted By BartenderPlease
Depends on what you're after. Your power band...

Depends on what you're after. Your power band will shift somewhat to the right with a cat-less header setup. You might want to have a look at the link below and pay attention to the mods. There are...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 12-06-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,573
Posted By BartenderPlease
Would you think a 325i manifold would be more...

Would you think a 325i manifold would be more suited, as it was designed for a similar displacement vehicle. Gains would still be very good, but the low end would be retained more with the 2.5...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 12-02-2014, 09:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 745
Posted By BartenderPlease
Did you check the second link I posted? OEM...

Did you check the second link I posted? OEM replacements, much better price and they are a BMW OEM supplier.

Well if you have alternatives, use one because that one sounds horrible.
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 12-01-2014, 11:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 745
Posted By BartenderPlease
And unless your tuner is well proven himself, I'd...

And unless your tuner is well proven himself, I'd find out who's really good and use them instead.
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 12-01-2014, 11:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 745
Posted By BartenderPlease
id use these, but lets wait until more people...

id use these, but lets wait until more people chime in until you buy something.
https://www.fcpeuro.com/products/bmw-camshaft-follower-oem-11321748884
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 12-01-2014, 10:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 745
Posted By BartenderPlease
I personally would not trust them due to my lack...

I personally would not trust them due to my lack of knowledge in the area of aftermarket lifters and what brands to avoid. I like OEM parts for certain parts, and this is a fine example. Again, there...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 12-01-2014, 08:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 745
Posted By BartenderPlease
I'd get brand new lifters for the one side (to...

I'd get brand new lifters for the one side (to rule out bad or "wrong" lifters). Or put your stock ones back in and replace only the ones that are needed. Sounds like one of the cylinders has an...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 11-30-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 383
Posted By BartenderPlease
Yes it will require a tune. If memory serves...

Yes it will require a tune.

If memory serves me right, it will need to have the ignition timing retarded at the least.
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 11-29-2014, 09:31 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,573
Posted By BartenderPlease
Automatic, you could re-gear the rear and make it...

Automatic, you could re-gear the rear and make it quicker. not cheap
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-28-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,187
Posted By BartenderPlease
That garage charged you 80 for a scan, but they...

That garage charged you 80 for a scan, but they didn't explain what was wrong?

The guy that posted above you, markusmarkus, is correct. Do what he said. You'll need a bluetooth adapter too I think?
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 11-28-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,573
Posted By BartenderPlease
This is not going to happen for cheap. You have...

This is not going to happen for cheap. You have to pay to play.



:eek:
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 11-28-2014, 05:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 383
Posted By BartenderPlease
I love coming across information like this. ...

I love coming across information like this.

:thanks:
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 11-28-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 745
Posted By BartenderPlease
Check for wires that got messed up in the...

Check for wires that got messed up in the removal/install process.

I'd run a smoke test (even though you did something similar). There could be a hole somewhere that the brake cleaner wasn't...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 11-16-2014, 09:45 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 669
Posted By BartenderPlease
Nooooooo

Nooooooo
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-14-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 318
Posted By BartenderPlease
I had this code two weeks ago. Replaced throttle...

I had this code two weeks ago. Replaced throttle body with new OEM and re-adapted the car. Problem solved.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 11-14-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 942
Posted By BartenderPlease
You will need wheel spacers to clear the front...

You will need wheel spacers to clear the front suspension, so you may as well wait until you get the suspension installed so you know what size spacer you will need.

Also, somebody mentioned you...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-10-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 308
Posted By BartenderPlease
I think you need a new engine.

I think you need a new engine.
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 11-10-2014, 09:13 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 829
Posted By BartenderPlease
Can you explain how this is done? Are injector...

Can you explain how this is done? Are injector maps drastically different in those three comparisons? Thanks, this is my first ever inquisition about tuning, so I know nothing about it aside from the...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 11-10-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 14,471
Posted By BartenderPlease
If there are no restrictions you may as well do...

If there are no restrictions you may as well do more than just a 35 cut. I'd do 4-5 angles on those valves, and back-cut the exhaust valves to around 12-13. Back-cuts are cuts on the chamber side...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 11-09-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 669
Posted By BartenderPlease
True, but having the turbo cramming multiple...

True, but having the turbo cramming multiple atmospheres in there he will not notice the difference in the two springs, except in the long term.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-09-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 375
Posted By BartenderPlease
Sold my man. Thanks. You should see it well...

Sold my man. Thanks. You should see it well before Friday.
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 11-09-2014, 08:00 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 14,471
Posted By BartenderPlease
Oh ok, I thought you had all of this done during...

Oh ok, I thought you had all of this done during your ownership.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-08-2014, 01:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 375
Posted By BartenderPlease
I have a barely used one for sale.

I have a barely used one for sale.
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