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Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 10-23-2014, 05:40 AM
Replies: 759
Views: 92,667
Posted By AL330CI
450F/400R? Am I reading this right? All rates I...

450F/400R?
Am I reading this right? All rates I have seen so far for this car has the higher rate at the rear. I'm guessing due to <1 motion ratio. Are you planning something special in the rear?
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 10-02-2014, 02:17 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,000
Posted By AL330CI
PM me when you're ready. I will be at COTA...

PM me when you're ready. I will be at COTA attending the F1 race at the end of the month, so I may not be as responsive during that weekend.
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 10-02-2014, 01:02 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,000
Posted By AL330CI
Even though I've had this kit since the group...

Even though I've had this kit since the group buy, I still have not had time to actually tackle the damper swap. The installer tool is still brand new.

Been thinking about offering it, but since...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 10-02-2014, 12:35 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,000
Posted By AL330CI
The picture in the link looks exactly like the...

The picture in the link looks exactly like the kit from the original ATI group buy. I have the installer kit right in front of me. For what it is worth, it is made by Precision Performance Products....
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-27-2014, 09:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 436
Posted By AL330CI
Just a plastic plug. Earlier built cars has an...

Just a plastic plug.
Earlier built cars has an actual temp sensor inserted in hole.
Later built cars has a plastic plug in its place and the sensor was moved/integrated into the MAF sensor.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-27-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 436
Posted By AL330CI
On later built cars, this air intake temp sensor...

On later built cars, this air intake temp sensor is integrated into the MAF sensor. The hole you are referring to is supposed to be plugged.
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 10-17-2013, 04:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 226
Posted By AL330CI
I put my AC belt on the pulley on the ATI damper...

I put my AC belt on the pulley on the ATI damper to test fit and found the extra grove. That's how I realized I was sent a 5-rib version. My concern is if I install it, the pulley on the AC and...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 10-16-2013, 09:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 226
Posted By AL330CI
ATI Super Damper: 5-Ribs Pulley with 4-Ribs Belt?

More than 2 years after the receiving the ATI Super Damper from the group buy, I'd finally gotten a chance to start on installing it. Don't know why I didn't noticed it then, it appears that I was...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-21-2012, 03:01 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 15,488
Posted By AL330CI
After reading SLO Town's review, I'd already...

After reading SLO Town's review, I'd already decided to purchase this pedal some time this year. If Mason decided to change his mind and make an exception for this group buy, I'll add myself to the...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 12-11-2011, 03:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,489
Posted By AL330CI
The rear can easily accomodate 265 wide tires...

The rear can easily accomodate 265 wide tires without any modification with the right offset wheels. With the right offset wheels, the front will fit up to 255 tire width with no fender roll.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 12-09-2011, 06:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,489
Posted By AL330CI
I suggest taking a look at this to see various...

I suggest taking a look at this to see various wheel/tire fitment: http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=375619
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 08-25-2011, 10:42 PM
Replies: 900
Views: 86,333
Posted By AL330CI
Hahh! New house, new job. Will be a while for me....

Hahh! New house, new job. Will be a while for me. I have not even installed the Stett silicone coolant hose from the last gb as the oem one is still in good condition.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-07-2011, 11:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,960
Posted By AL330CI
The M3 baffle is just a small cup with a small...

The M3 baffle is just a small cup with a small hole to allow fuel into the pickup pint and also slow down the fuel drain from the pickup point during high g cornering. The cup in the baffle provide a...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 07-26-2011, 01:51 PM
Replies: 900
Views: 86,333
Posted By AL330CI
Thanks for the update, Anthony.

Thanks for the update, Anthony.
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 07-21-2011, 01:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,617
Posted By AL330CI
Non-M 3's have hydraulic valves. No adjustment...

Non-M 3's have hydraulic valves. No adjustment needed.

Edit: I meant to say hydraulic lifters.
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 06-30-2011, 08:09 PM
Replies: 900
Views: 86,333
Posted By AL330CI
Almost there!

Almost there!
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 05-21-2011, 02:51 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,520
Posted By AL330CI
I'm a fan the your APEX wheels. Unfornately, I'm...

I'm a fan the your APEX wheels. Unfornately, I'm not a fan of Facebook.
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-05-2011, 08:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,713
Posted By AL330CI
The round bar on a Yakima makes more wind noise...

The round bar on a Yakima makes more wind noise at highway speed. The Thule 753 is quieter and easier to install. However, it also has a lower load capacity (compared to the Yakima). Bikes or small...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 05-02-2011, 02:48 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,206
Posted By AL330CI
Glad to hear that you've already gone through the...

Glad to hear that you've already gone through the mental exercise over details like these. I'll go back to spectate and enjoy following this well thought out project of yours.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 05-01-2011, 07:40 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,206
Posted By AL330CI
It was more of a general observation not car...

It was more of a general observation not car specific. I've seen quite a few of these dome nuts come loose in high vibration areas used in production line as part of my work. Thus my comment. Plus it...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 04-30-2011, 05:38 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,206
Posted By AL330CI
If you haven't already, I'd put a locking and/or...

If you haven't already, I'd put a locking and/or Locktite on the domed mounting nut as extra insurance.
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 04-24-2011, 02:57 AM
Replies: 411
Views: 67,611
Posted By AL330CI
It's refreshing to see someone take the...

It's refreshing to see someone take the initiative to do something others believe can't/shouldn't be done. If this proofs to make some good gains and you decide to produce it, there are a few of us...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-16-2011, 03:42 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,996
Posted By AL330CI
Skip, I think you hit the nail on the head on...

Skip,
I think you hit the nail on the head on your last post regarding BMW's marketing strategy.

"...Unfortunately, the economics around it are that they are focused on initial cost of...
Forum: Motorsports & Track Forum 04-06-2011, 07:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,833
Posted By AL330CI
The purpose of ceramic pads are mainly to reduce...

The purpose of ceramic pads are mainly to reduce the appearance of dust on those bling-bling wheels. In general, they are garbage from the standpoint of performance. If you want performance (IMO also...
Forum: California 03-17-2011, 04:33 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,630
Posted By AL330CI
Are you on vacation? You seem to have a lot of...

Are you on vacation? You seem to have a lot of free time. Can you tell I'm a bit envious.
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