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Forum: Forced Induction Forum 07-08-2016, 04:01 PM
Replies: 278
Views: 21,231
Posted By PEI330Ci
That should be a good compromise. I went...

That should be a good compromise.

I went from a 2.93 to a 3.46 with a 3-clutch LSD, and it worked great for everything from 2000 km road trips to the drag strip.

Then we did a 4.10 with an 8...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum 07-07-2016, 09:59 AM
Replies: 968
Views: 161,519
Posted By PEI330Ci
Tearing apart the valve body: ...

Tearing apart the valve body:

http://i36.photobucket.com/albums/e29/PEI330Ci/330i/20160704-M54_8962_zpsd3fvkl1e.jpg~original
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Forum: Forced Induction Forum 07-04-2016, 01:14 PM
Replies: 234
Views: 31,603
Posted By PEI330Ci
If it's a 3 port solenoid, the bleed and pressure...

If it's a 3 port solenoid, the bleed and pressure output are indeed backwards.

Normally, you would have pressure going through the solenoid from the manifold flowing uninterrupted to the WG bottom...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum 07-04-2016, 09:41 AM
Replies: 234
Views: 31,603
Posted By PEI330Ci
Could be a broken spring jamming the WG from...

Could be a broken spring jamming the WG from opening.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum 07-04-2016, 06:18 AM
Replies: 968
Views: 161,519
Posted By PEI330Ci
I'm going to try a few more things and see how it...

I'm going to try a few more things and see how it goes.



Dude...



That's what I'm working on now.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum 07-04-2016, 05:53 AM
Replies: 234
Views: 31,603
Posted By PEI330Ci
What's the boost issue?

What's the boost issue?
Forum: Forced Induction Forum 07-03-2016, 07:53 PM
Replies: 968
Views: 161,519
Posted By PEI330Ci
double post

double post
Forum: Forced Induction Forum 07-03-2016, 07:53 PM
Replies: 968
Views: 161,519
Posted By PEI330Ci
The "A" clutch roasted: ...

The "A" clutch roasted:

http://i36.photobucket.com/albums/e29/PEI330Ci/330i/20160625-M54_8860_zps9x1814ge.jpg~original

Trans case stripped, and in the parts cleaner:
...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum 06-22-2016, 09:35 AM
Replies: 968
Views: 161,519
Posted By PEI330Ci
Thank you for that...very useful info. We...

Thank you for that...very useful info.

We are machining for consistent mounting in all cylinders....I would say deviation will be under 0.1mm in depth, but orientation may be something to look at...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum 06-21-2016, 05:48 AM
Replies: 968
Views: 161,519
Posted By PEI330Ci
Interesting times. I've got slices of the...

Interesting times.

I've got slices of the black car's cylinder head at the machine shop to do trial installs of thermocouples into the spark plug hole. To do this, we're reaming out the spark plug...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum 06-19-2016, 08:45 AM
Replies: 968
Views: 161,519
Posted By PEI330Ci
The gasket was fine. The custom 11mm head...

The gasket was fine.

The custom 11mm head studs were installed too far into the block. I didn't have full engagement on the nuts.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum 06-19-2016, 06:12 AM
Replies: 968
Views: 161,519
Posted By PEI330Ci
I had lean spikes under load at the race track....

I had lean spikes under load at the race track. In looking at the data, there were fuel pressure drops at the same time. Either the fuel pump was not getting a clean power signal (Issue with the...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum 06-17-2016, 05:35 PM
Replies: 968
Views: 161,519
Posted By PEI330Ci
Head gasket lifted due to a fuel pressure issue. ...

Head gasket lifted due to a fuel pressure issue.

The transmission is going to be stripped down and modified. (Attempting to raise line pressure and flow volume, and replace worn clutches)
Forum: Forced Induction Forum 06-17-2016, 06:57 AM
Replies: 968
Views: 161,519
Posted By PEI330Ci
...

...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum 06-17-2016, 06:57 AM
Replies: 968
Views: 161,519
Posted By PEI330Ci
Lots of work: ...

Lots of work:

http://i36.photobucket.com/albums/e29/PEI330Ci/330i/20160613-B71_8624_zps0mu70eke.jpg~original
...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum 06-08-2016, 09:46 AM
Replies: 968
Views: 161,519
Posted By PEI330Ci
Well that was humbling. I went to the drag...

Well that was humbling.

I went to the drag strip and ran a best of 14.0 @ 105 MPH

Out of 14 seconds, only 9 of them were under full power (WOT and 15 PSI) I had to lift for each shift to occur,...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum 06-06-2016, 02:39 PM
Replies: 968
Views: 161,519
Posted By PEI330Ci
I'm now running 15 PSI of manifold pressure. (As...

I'm now running 15 PSI of manifold pressure. (As of last night)

Transmission is holding the power randomly....still trying to figure out what is going on. At 5 PSI I would see slip at one point,...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum 06-05-2016, 05:52 PM
Replies: 968
Views: 161,519
Posted By PEI330Ci
Oh...I have a long list. New air compressor ...

Oh...I have a long list.

New air compressor

Lift

Vertical Mill

Lathe
Forum: Forced Induction Forum 06-03-2016, 06:04 PM
Replies: 968
Views: 161,519
Posted By PEI330Ci
I don't own a TIG welder. Both stainless and...

I don't own a TIG welder.

Both stainless and aluminum I cut and fit pieces, then take them to a local welding shop. They are pretty used to me after 8 years of this.

I have been looking at...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum 06-01-2016, 11:08 AM
Replies: 968
Views: 161,519
Posted By PEI330Ci
I've done so much in the last few weeks, I don't...

I've done so much in the last few weeks, I don't really know where to start. I also didn't take many pictures. Below are some highlights.

Tapping the transmission harness get signals for logging...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum 05-28-2016, 07:13 AM
Replies: 968
Views: 161,519
Posted By PEI330Ci
Idle control kicked my butt yesterday. I...

Idle control kicked my butt yesterday.

I think boost pressure has caused a leak on the intake...will be investigating by removing the manifold....
Forum: Forced Induction Forum 05-26-2016, 07:33 PM
Replies: 968
Views: 161,519
Posted By PEI330Ci
There is something called "Gear Select" which you...

There is something called "Gear Select" which you assign the signal(s) from the gear shift lever. There are 4 switches on the lever, which results in some logic functionality for Park,N,R, and Drive....
Forum: Forced Induction Forum 05-25-2016, 06:13 PM
Replies: 968
Views: 161,519
Posted By PEI330Ci
What a drama the past 2 months have been. ...

What a drama the past 2 months have been.

Starting the car on April 9, there was a horrible popping sound from the oil pan area, and oil pressure spiking to 110psi at idle.

I ordered an engine...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum 05-25-2016, 06:13 PM
Replies: 968
Views: 161,519
Posted By PEI330Ci
What a drama the past 2 months have been. ...

What a drama the past 2 months have been.

Starting the car on April 9, there was a horrible popping sound from the oil pan area, and oil pressure spiking to 110psi at idle.

I ordered an engine...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum 05-15-2016, 06:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 936
Posted By PEI330Ci
The transmission is an issue. Be prepared to...

The transmission is an issue.

Be prepared to replace it on a regular basis, or send it to be upgraded by IPT. (Import Performance Transmission) The cost for the full rebuild is over $4k, and...
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