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Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 05-25-2015, 05:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,149
Posted By Oz Striker
Next up is the E46 M3 disc 325x28mm: The...

Next up is the E46 M3 disc 325x28mm:

The pads easily clear the rotor hat:
...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 05-25-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,149
Posted By Oz Striker
I got round to trying various options, the F30...

I got round to trying various options, the F30 rotors again, E46 M3, and E46 M3 CSL. So lets start with F30 340x30mm rotors, which with a 73mm hat height wont fit the E46 hub, but i had a look...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 05-19-2015, 06:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,149
Posted By Oz Striker
Stock 330 rotors are 25mm thick, the calipers on...

Stock 330 rotors are 25mm thick, the calipers on an F30 has 30mm discs, so stock 330 rotors probably wont be ideal, unless you use a lot of brake shims. E46 M3 front discs are 28mm so should be ok...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 05-09-2015, 09:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,149
Posted By Oz Striker
F30 M Sport 4 pot Brembo Brake Project

So my front discs and pads are waaay overdue a change and so i had my eyes open for various big brake options. I had a look at the 6 piston BMW performance brakes, but long story short, total...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 05-05-2015, 03:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,437
Posted By Oz Striker
Thread resurrection, but doubt that will work,...

Thread resurrection, but doubt that will work, e90 rotor have as thicker hat height than e46, by approx 2cm, 52.5 versus 73 mm
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 01-26-2015, 09:52 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 7,832
Posted By Oz Striker
I just wanted to follow up on this, I was...

I just wanted to follow up on this, I was thinking of purchasing this for oil temp,

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/LMA-Oil-Pressure-Gauge-T-Piece-/360694625369?var=630142185485&_trksid=p2056016.l4276
...
Forum: Suspension and Braking 01-16-2015, 12:28 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 12,472
Posted By Oz Striker
Any updates? I'd be in for brackets, and...

Any updates? I'd be in for brackets, and upgraded pistons and boots if you did them separately also.
Forum: Motorsports & Track Forum 01-16-2015, 09:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,034
Posted By Oz Striker
Thread resurrection......... Found this...

Thread resurrection.........

Found this website:

https://hardbrakes.com/

Its interesting how they have a set of titanium backing plates for sale with cuts in them to aid cooling, then on...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 01-11-2015, 12:36 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 29,810
Posted By Oz Striker
Are none of the vendors able to help you out? ...

Are none of the vendors able to help you out? They might be able to help if they thought they could get a sale??
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-11-2015, 12:20 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 209
Posted By Oz Striker
Exclamation Wowzer!!! M12 Engine - 1600cc - NA = 267hp - Turbo = 1000hp!!!!!

Just surfing the good old net aimlessly and stumbled across this:

http://www.motorsport-sales.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=320&products_id=3756

Used in numerous champiionships...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 01-11-2015, 11:32 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 29,810
Posted By Oz Striker
Thanks for the link, just what i need to gather...

Thanks for the link, just what i need to gather specs!

AFAIK the E46 CSL uses E39 M5 calipers, (i read it somewhere), so perhaps it uses the same discs?
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 01-11-2015, 04:42 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 29,810
Posted By Oz Striker
I'm currently researching Big brake options and...

I'm currently researching Big brake options and was googling for the OEM 330 rotor specs and came across this thread. Could OP or moderator add these specs to the opening post? Just makes its...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 12-28-2014, 05:12 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 16,126
Posted By Oz Striker
Thank you sir :thumbup:

Thank you sir :thumbup:
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-03-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 34,929
Views: 2,894,629
Posted By Oz Striker
Haha, yes good spot! I placed a 500 watt...

Haha, yes good spot! I placed a 500 watt portable halogen lamp on it once :eeps:, it keeled over and then started to melt the top! :facepalm: ........ :D
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-03-2014, 09:14 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,335
Posted By Oz Striker
Stumbled back on this thread, Cataclean seems to...

Stumbled back on this thread, Cataclean seems to do what it claims with regards to emissions on some vehicles, has been getting mostly positive reviews on various forums when looked at objectively:
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-01-2014, 12:20 PM
Replies: 34,929
Views: 2,894,629
Posted By Oz Striker
6 months ago my E46's windscreen washers started...

6 months ago my E46's windscreen washers started to work pathetically, and doing a search it was the 2 little filters at the bottom of the tank that were clogged with goo that simply needed cleaned....
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 11-25-2014, 07:57 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 16,126
Posted By Oz Striker
OK people, my head is spinning a little after...

OK people, my head is spinning a little after reading loads of threads on various forums over the fitting of the brakes.

Am I correct in assuming the following in fitting just the front calipers...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-09-2014, 06:39 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 23,642
Posted By Oz Striker
Also you don't have to squirt any structural foam...

Also you don't have to squirt any structural foam in the middle hole if you are doing both left and right sides at the same time. BMW TIS documents doing this to prevent the cavity foam spreading to...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 11-09-2014, 06:24 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 23,642
Posted By Oz Striker
Some interesting videos on the structural foam,...

Some interesting videos on the structural foam, planning on doing this soon:

http://youtu.be/xePUafKy49A

http://youtu.be/iwBR42yVZ3U

http://youtu.be/kOCWXx-Yjvk


And a useful video on...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-09-2014, 02:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,694
Posted By Oz Striker
Just an update, at 128k my car was due...

Just an update, at 128k my car was due replacement of its precat oxygen sensors, and this seems to have resolved the problem. Longterm fuel trim are both approx at -6%. The ultimate test will be to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-15-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,694
Posted By Oz Striker
thanks, yes going in tomorrow to get checked. ...

thanks, yes going in tomorrow to get checked.

I swapped out the plugs and changed the fuel filter, however the vacuum return hose (return fuel vapour?) looked perished somewhat and there was a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-15-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,694
Posted By Oz Striker
The plot thickens, i did some idle tests and...

The plot thickens, i did some idle tests and heres what happened:

Cold start at 10 deg C, car not driven, Engine left to warm up at idle. Within a few mins, idle became very rough, like misfiring...
Forum: E46 Xi Forum 04-13-2014, 09:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,619
Posted By Oz Striker
I recently had to move my first aid box to...

I recently had to move my first aid box to another set of seats. All tips seem to relate to a later box which has tab on the inside roof of the box that needed pressed which mine didn't have.

So...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-13-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,645
Posted By Oz Striker
Seats installed fine, and thanks again Ng's325ci...

Seats installed fine, and thanks again Ng's325ci for this thread, makes dissembling the yellow connector so much easier! Only problem i have so far is the drivers seat doesn't seem to go as low as...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-13-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,694
Posted By Oz Striker
z3papa, thanks and yes I'm hoping to replace the...

z3papa, thanks and yes I'm hoping to replace the fuel filter as part of routine maintenance, its now 60k miles old. And of course sods law, daytime temps are consistently above 15 deg C, so no check...
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