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Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 06-15-2010, 01:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 707
Posted By frankymofe
is it more of a loud knock? or a ticking/rattle?...

is it more of a loud knock? or a ticking/rattle? at idle or while driving? or both? let us know a bit more detail plz :)
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 06-14-2010, 06:37 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,373
Posted By frankymofe
bigjae1976, ill have to give them a call n see if...

bigjae1976, ill have to give them a call n see if they ever ran into a situation like this, i appreciate it. u wouldnt happen to have their number would ya?
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 06-14-2010, 06:36 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,373
Posted By frankymofe
update... called bmw shop, service member...

update...

called bmw shop, service member told me it is quite possible the pilot bearing is going out..said it shouldnt damage anything but it is a rather annoying sound.
he also said that my...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 06-14-2010, 11:12 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,373
Posted By frankymofe
so i called rob at UUC and talked with him a bit....

so i called rob at UUC and talked with him a bit. from what i described to him, hes saying it could be a possibility that my pilot bearing is shot from doing the install. hard to say. ima call bmw...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 06-14-2010, 11:10 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,373
Posted By frankymofe
as far as i know..most standard transmissions use...

as far as i know..most standard transmissions use a throwout bearing...and yes i greased it. but i doubt the noise im hearing is a throwout bearing.
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 06-14-2010, 08:12 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,373
Posted By frankymofe
i did the setup and install myself, followed all...

i did the setup and install myself, followed all the torque specs and used the loctite..did everything i was supposed to do and even double checked...thats why im so stumped and worried...

i...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 06-13-2010, 06:59 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,373
Posted By frankymofe
damn..i sure hope not...got any ideas of what...

damn..i sure hope not...got any ideas of what might cause it to do that? im kinda stumped myself at the moment
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 06-13-2010, 06:13 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,373
Posted By frankymofe
yea i plan on callin them up tomorrow. i did read...

yea i plan on callin them up tomorrow. i did read up on their website where it says changing the fluids so the viscosity is a bit more..
it just blows my mind that mine is doing it while driving. no...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 06-13-2010, 03:03 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,373
Posted By frankymofe
forgot to add: UUC Stage 2 Lightweight...

forgot to add:

UUC Stage 2 Lightweight Flywheel
M5 Ressure Plate/Organic Clutch Disc combo
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 06-13-2010, 02:59 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,373
Posted By frankymofe
Question aftermath of flywheel and clutch install

i have read up on the whole UUC Lightweight Flywheel/Clutch combo with the rattle and all...i expected it.

after my install, which took forever cuz of the lame alignment tool..i did my test...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 03-24-2010, 08:33 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,170
Posted By frankymofe
ive been to the dealership a few times and theyve...

ive been to the dealership a few times and theyve told me that i do not need an update...so im guessing that it already has been before i bought it
Forum: Interior 03-06-2010, 09:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 876
Posted By frankymofe
pm sent

pm sent
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 03-06-2010, 12:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 769
Posted By frankymofe
im curious on why it would be ur alternator if...

im curious on why it would be ur alternator if you said u heard a clunk from ur transmission..was the clunk from it going to "safe mode"...

and yes, get urself a rebuilt one, diy...depending on ur...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 03-04-2010, 12:31 PM
Replies: 220
Views: 40,871
Posted By frankymofe
any updates?

any updates?
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 03-01-2010, 09:06 PM
Replies: 220
Views: 40,871
Posted By frankymofe
subscribed. u guys are def doin great things....

subscribed. u guys are def doin great things. this thread is awesome, i think alot of us will be trying this in the near future if it works out, which seems like it is..
keep up the good work!!!
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 02-28-2010, 05:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,170
Posted By frankymofe
sounds like it might be. i actually just...

sounds like it might be. i actually just seafoamed the car....yea i know. but after driving it a bit, seems like it has gone away for the most part. still im gonna do the other things i mentioned for...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 02-25-2010, 02:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,170
Posted By frankymofe
yea around 3000 rpms is roughly where its...

yea around 3000 rpms is roughly where its happening, and its just a very slight dip in power..then comes back, so to speak a lil after 4000 or so rpms..
hmm i havent actually checked any of my...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 02-25-2010, 02:00 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,170
Posted By frankymofe
hmm i can believe this statement. on the other...

hmm i can believe this statement.
on the other hand, if something as sensitive as the MAF...if it were at all damaged from the solvent, i believe my car would be showing it.
like i said at the...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 02-24-2010, 11:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,170
Posted By frankymofe
i do not have an intake, i do have a drop in K&N...

i do not have an intake, i do have a drop in K&N filter thats i check constantly to see if its still clean, which it is
i also cleaned the MAF, per directions, with a can of CRC MAF cleaner about...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 02-24-2010, 11:21 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,170
Posted By frankymofe
well the o2 sensors im pretty sure need...

well the o2 sensors im pretty sure need replacing, i can understand if the camshaft sensors arent broken dont replace them...but do they "wear out" like lose their continuity after alot of mileage? ...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 02-24-2010, 10:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,165
Posted By frankymofe
if possible i would definitely work on ur...

if possible i would definitely work on ur suspension components, like your rear shock mounts, shocks n struts and all ur bushings like grandsrus said..espeically at over 150,000...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 02-23-2010, 11:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,606
Posted By frankymofe
very true.

very true.
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 02-23-2010, 06:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,606
Posted By frankymofe
i purchased ebay headers a while back n tried the...

i purchased ebay headers a while back n tried the install..i got the screwed with the ones i purchased because the o2 sensor bungs were not properly installed in the right locations so i couldnt put...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 02-23-2010, 05:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 967
Posted By frankymofe
short shifters are definitely worth it..on any...

short shifters are definitely worth it..on any car that has a manual transmission. ive installed plenty of them in alot of my friends vehicles from civics the jettas to S2000...im actually goin to be...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 02-23-2010, 04:41 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,170
Posted By frankymofe
another quick question.. since i plan on...

another quick question..
since i plan on repacing my pre-cat o2 sensors...should i also replace my post-cat ones as well?
curious if i need to or not, cuz these things arent cheap as we know haha.
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