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Forum: General E46 Forum 05-05-2017, 10:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 249
Posted By jc179
thanks for the idea, I'll rig up something maybe...

thanks for the idea, I'll rig up something maybe with a cigar and see if I can find anything leaking... fingers crossed. I think for the first attempt ill reuse the gasket, if it leaks, I'll know...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-05-2017, 12:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 249
Posted By jc179
I tried swapping the O2 sensors around, that...

I tried swapping the O2 sensors around, that seems to make the rough worse.

I discovered that upon clearing the codes and starting the engine, the idle maybe crap, but if I drive the car right...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-03-2017, 12:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 249
Posted By jc179
engine swap woes

Hi

I'm in need of some help troubleshooting my car after an engine swap. Reason for doing the swap is parts of my DISA valve were sucked through the motor, and damaged an exhaust valve on #5....
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 04-10-2017, 08:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 244
Posted By jc179
Well, I think I've found the issue. the Disa...

Well, I think I've found the issue. the Disa valve fell apart, and for the moment I suspect that has caused my issue with #5 cylinder (5th back from the front and it has little compression (30...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 04-10-2017, 04:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 244
Posted By jc179
m54 help - engine missing badly after rattle sound was heard

Hi

Ive got a 325 m54b25 which has been running fine until today, when driving the car I could hear a rattling sound every now and then. When left the highway, I pulled over to have a listen, can't...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 12-31-2015, 10:48 AM
Replies: 3,524
Views: 395,432
Posted By jc179
Thanks for the info. Will wait, hopefully you...

Thanks for the info. Will wait, hopefully you guys can work something out....

... Have done a bit of digging, trying to understand why this idea won't work: ... (just thinking aloud)

( Per...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 12-31-2015, 10:03 AM
Replies: 3,524
Views: 395,432
Posted By jc179
thanks Guys. This isn't anything near what...

thanks Guys.

This isn't anything near what those guys are doing, It's stage 2 (top would be say 11 psi?) I believe its rated for ~390 hp or something. Switching over to a bigger MAF unit is...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 12-31-2015, 09:54 AM
Replies: 3,524
Views: 395,432
Posted By jc179
Haha I guess I asked for a suggestion, that's...

Haha I guess I asked for a suggestion, that's definitely one, but not a road I want to go down.

...MS43 is so close, and I'm sure the knowledge now exists to make it 100%, significant time has...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 12-31-2015, 09:48 AM
Replies: 3,524
Views: 395,432
Posted By jc179
Hi Daniel / everyone I've got a S/C setup...

Hi Daniel / everyone

I've got a S/C setup which has been problematic (reving the engine, "misses" around 2k-3k rpm)... I suspect this is due to this kit keeping of the stock maf, and some scaling...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 10-18-2015, 10:21 AM
Replies: 3,524
Views: 395,432
Posted By jc179
Thanks for the answers and hard work Daniel. May...

Thanks for the answers and hard work Daniel. May try running the 325 off a DME flashed with the MS540056 file you gents have and see how it goes.

Edit just noticed in the MS430056 there is a...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 10-16-2015, 04:15 PM
Replies: 3,524
Views: 395,432
Posted By jc179
Hi All Just want to say thanks so much for...

Hi All

Just want to say thanks so much for all the hard work on this! Looks like there's lots of fun to be had.

Apologies if I'm asking in the wrong place, or I need to look into this further:...
Forum: BAVSOUND Mobile Electronics Forum 06-26-2015, 10:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 720
Posted By jc179
Was able to find the following; seems there is a...

Was able to find the following; seems there is a 12v accessory, hopefully it works.

Interesting there is actually a 'line out' as well... maybe just maybe lucked out.
...
Forum: BAVSOUND Mobile Electronics Forum 06-26-2015, 09:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 720
Posted By jc179
Thanks for the info. Will possibly look for a...

Thanks for the info.
Will possibly look for a modern amp, but my understanding is the same "deck" will work in a HK enabled car, so there must be some remote power out I just need to dig more...
Forum: BAVSOUND Mobile Electronics Forum 06-25-2015, 02:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 720
Posted By jc179
Speaker upgrade - Canadian model non HK speakers/amp setup remote on from deck

Hi,

I'm looking to upgrade my "non -hk" Canadian model car's speakers and *ADD* an amp. I'm familiar with doing this type of upgrade, but have a few small snags on my car.

1. My speakers are...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-01-2015, 11:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,237
Posted By jc179
Wow, never seen a failure like that. ...

Wow, never seen a failure like that.

Usually the ball joint pops out , but in this case that didn't happen. Looks like someone monkied with the control arm/ball joint.

Though, thinking the...
Forum: BAVSOUND Mobile Electronics Forum 03-25-2015, 04:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 875
Posted By jc179
Thanks for the answers. I dug around a bit more...

Thanks for the answers. I dug around a bit more and don't see anything else on the drivers side rear trunk... just the stuff for the cd changer.

I found a page with TCU #'s on them, I guess if I...
Forum: BAVSOUND Mobile Electronics Forum 03-24-2015, 10:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 875
Posted By jc179
Bluetooth in 2004 (build 2003/09) - module between the seats

Hi

I'm having a bit of trouble understanding if the bluetooth module mounted under the center console is sufficient for my car to use a BT setup / phone after consulting...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum 06-23-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 755
Posted By jc179
Hi Viral Thanks, I'll shoot you an email...

Hi Viral

Thanks, I'll shoot you an email with these questions later today. Would the new C38 S/C on the 330 setup also use this 'scaler' box ? On the non safer side, is there any retune/flash...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum 06-20-2014, 05:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 755
Posted By jc179
AA C30 Stage 2 S/C kit - 'maf calibrator' - replace remove?

Hi

I picked up a 330 which as the older A/A C30 SC kit with a stage2 setup. The MAF calibrator box is somewhat falling apart, as are the wires that go into it. Upon further inspection and wanting...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 06-12-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,258
Posted By jc179
These guys aren't bad, ship from Hamilton area...

These guys aren't bad, ship from Hamilton area (good for Toronto / Ontario region). Their webpage is somewhat annoying, and may not have every single item, but the main parts they seem to have....
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-03-2014, 08:43 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,027
Posted By jc179
Thanks for the replies ... First, I fail to...

Thanks for the replies ...

First, I fail to see where I mentioned my concern about the engine blowing up.... That being said, I'm already running a heavier oil, but maybe its not as good as the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-29-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,027
Posted By jc179
Thanks for the replies. Its more just in the...

Thanks for the replies. Its more just in the staging and cool down area, would like to get rid of the 'tick tick tick' and everyone who doesn't know, always asking if its going to blow up ......
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-26-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,027
Posted By jc179
Lifter tick at AutoX/track events

Hey Guys

Have searched a bit on the forum, seems lifter tick is known to occur after visiting the 6000 rpm range at sporty events. I usually change my oil before these events, and just slightly...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 04-07-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 868
Posted By jc179
If it moved and then poped out I'd say your...

If it moved and then poped out I'd say your close, whatever you recently touched did the trick. I'd suggest put it back in park, really secure the car, and jack it up, and have someone hold one wheel...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 04-06-2014, 12:29 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 26,753
Posted By jc179
Would you be willing to provide any info, or If I...

Would you be willing to provide any info, or If I were to send you my dump, would you be willing to ZAP the EWS for me?

Thanks,

Jonathan
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