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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-22-2015, 10:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 787
Posted By wanganstyle
Do whatever floats your boat. Try it and report...

Do whatever floats your boat. Try it and report back

If easy/ logical is the goal then the answer is already above.
If you wanted to solve the problem of open diff in a smart way then buying an...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-20-2015, 09:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 787
Posted By wanganstyle
Your best solution is to bolt in the 6 speed...

Your best solution is to bolt in the 6 speed transmission from the same car you get the rear end and drive shaft from.

All small six engines share bellhouse interchange.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-29-2015, 08:56 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,688
Posted By wanganstyle
Why don't you make the adapter in plastic and...

Why don't you make the adapter in plastic and have it 3d printed? Is the material technology out there yet?

The stock manifolds have been plastic for decades and do not fail.

3d printing it in...
Forum: Spec E46 racing class forum 05-24-2015, 10:23 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,042
Posted By wanganstyle
I would guess Mainland china for mfactory wanna...

I would guess Mainland china for mfactory wanna be Japanese racing units (with no idea or testing on setup configuration)

Taiwan is much higher end for the most part;

The brembo brakes for...
Forum: Spec E46 racing class forum 05-21-2015, 10:05 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,042
Posted By wanganstyle
"Cheap" ....not often actually cost effective or...

"Cheap" ....not often actually cost effective or time efficient if doing something only once is your target

The m-factory is a metal plate style clutch type lsd; its design is lifted from much...
Forum: Spec E46 racing class forum 05-21-2015, 09:51 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,042
Posted By wanganstyle
mod please remove

mod please remove
Forum: Spec E46 racing class forum 05-16-2015, 11:53 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,042
Posted By wanganstyle
I never use 3 clutches for circut. Only 2 or 4 or...

I never use 3 clutches for circut. Only 2 or 4 or 20+ in Japanese units.

(I run a CUSCO HYBRID in my own e36)

Wavetrac is good and only recommended for automatic street cars.
Forum: Spec E46 racing class forum 05-10-2015, 11:30 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,042
Posted By wanganstyle
A gear type differential would also accomplish...

A gear type differential would also accomplish all of the above ( at the lack of ability to preform in wheel lift situations like a clutch type unit). Obviously total lockup does not happen besides...
Forum: Engine & Performance 05-05-2015, 10:01 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,383
Posted By wanganstyle
All gone.

All gone.
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 05-05-2015, 01:49 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,228
Posted By wanganstyle
Well Said; brand new parts vs used is never a...

Well Said; brand new parts vs used is never a reasonable comparison (used is realistically anything from 0%-50% usable shape)




Aftermarket units from well known suppliers should not break,...
Forum: Spec E46 racing class forum 05-05-2015, 12:53 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,042
Posted By wanganstyle
if you want to be "cheap" a M-factory unit is...

if you want to be "cheap" a M-factory unit is under 1k. This might not produce desired lap times though; the only reason there is a demand for aftermarket differentials is lap time.
Any given NASA...
Forum: Engine & Performance 05-05-2015, 12:49 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,383
Posted By wanganstyle
2x 5mt remaining; NLA from BMW.

2x 5mt remaining; NLA from BMW.
Forum: Engine & Performance 04-21-2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,383
Posted By wanganstyle
4 kits sold. One 5mt and one 6mt kit remaining....

4 kits sold. One 5mt and one 6mt kit remaining. NLA from BMW.
Forum: Engine & Performance 04-14-2015, 03:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,383
Posted By wanganstyle
Thanks! I put one in my own car also; it's a good...

Thanks! I put one in my own car also; it's a good looking setup!
Forum: Engine & Performance 04-13-2015, 11:53 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,383
Posted By wanganstyle
All gone

All gone
Forum: Engine & Performance 04-09-2015, 10:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,383
Posted By wanganstyle
bump

bump
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-06-2015, 09:11 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,341
Posted By wanganstyle
You need the triple overhead cam from a n62 ...

You need the triple overhead cam from a n62 engine: that's what makes it really fast the 3rd valvetronic camshaft.

All you need to do is get 2 of them and cut off the back 2rd and weld it to the...
Forum: Engine & Performance 04-02-2015, 05:56 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,383
Posted By wanganstyle
Price lowered. Why not!

Price lowered. Why not!
Forum: Spec E46 racing class forum 04-01-2015, 11:08 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,042
Posted By wanganstyle
I have experience on this subject: my e46 had a...

I have experience on this subject: my e46 had a 3,46 LSD fitted.

3,46 is the most common differential avail in the non-M e46 world; virtually 1/2 the automatic cars had it. finding a core unit...
Forum: Engine & Performance 04-01-2015, 10:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,383
Posted By wanganstyle
328 uses same 5 speed gearbox (zfsg320) as 330 5...

328 uses same 5 speed gearbox (zfsg320) as 330 5 speed; m3 uses same gear shift surround as non m-

BMW shift knobs and levers interchange (i.e. E46M3 2005 shift lever fits in 1985 325i e30)
Forum: Engine & Performance 03-31-2015, 03:56 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,383
Posted By wanganstyle
Thanks! The real question is who actually...

Thanks!

The real question is who actually has inventory; regardless pricing is fair; I bought a 5 speed performance shift knob in 2009 and it's discontinued now; cost me about $110 for the shift...
Forum: Engine & Performance 03-31-2015, 12:56 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,383
Posted By wanganstyle
Forum: Engine & Performance 03-29-2015, 10:25 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,569
Posted By wanganstyle
sorry, sold.

sorry, sold.
Forum: Engine & Performance 03-24-2015, 03:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,569
Posted By wanganstyle
They are very pretty .....:)

They are very pretty .....:)
Forum: Engine & Performance 03-24-2015, 02:35 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,569
Posted By wanganstyle
Just speculate; it might keep dropping!

Just speculate; it might keep dropping!
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