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Forum: General E46 Forum 07-07-2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,435
Posted By dakkon
That sample was 15w/40 now i'm using HPS...

That sample was 15w/40

now i'm using HPS 10W/40

I called Royal purple, they said that i could use the HPS in all of my vehicles.. My tow vehicle is a Diesel (the 330 is a track car).. This way...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-06-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 487
Posted By dakkon
Koven, it wont fit because the 330's MAF is...

Koven, it wont fit because the 330's MAF is larger than the 325's. He sent you a 325 box.. they look the same, the only difference is the back side where the MAF attaches...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-06-2014, 06:19 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,435
Posted By dakkon
I sent in an oil sample back in 2010. I'm using...

I sent in an oil sample back in 2010. I'm using Royal purple with a mix between city and highway.

The recommendation made was 7500 mile oil change intervals.
...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-03-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 573
Posted By dakkon
I would look at the subframe mounts FIRST thing...

I would look at the subframe mounts FIRST thing on any E46.. If any of those cars have the subframe reinforcement kit, then i would buy that one. Insist that the dealer put the car your thinking...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-03-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 573
Posted By dakkon
why are you looking at SMG cars? Also, what...

why are you looking at SMG cars?

Also, what do you plan on doing with the car? Street, Street+Track?

What i would tell you to do, would be sell your car to carmax, as they pay a fare price....
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-03-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 368
Posted By dakkon
this is my preference ...

this is my preference

http://www.pelicanparts.com/catalog/tools/AC-Hydraulic1.htm

However, i use 6 ton jack stands so that i have ample amount of room under the car to move around. I've also...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-27-2014, 01:05 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 511
Posted By dakkon
I am also using the Valvoline DOT 4 fluid, and...

I am also using the Valvoline DOT 4 fluid, and never get any brake fade during track days either. putting some moly lube on the cylinder tip is good idea to lubricate that point. I didn't, but...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-26-2014, 09:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 416
Posted By dakkon
peytonracer4, you don't NEED anywhere need...

peytonracer4, you don't NEED anywhere need anywhere near 370cca the larger AHR rating batteries are for cold weather, and for a semi extended period of non-usage. I've got a buddy who uses an Odyssey...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-26-2014, 09:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 511
Posted By dakkon
LV3series, our approaches to this item are...

LV3series, our approaches to this item are different, that is why we are providing different information. If you look at the DIY guide that lszlszx provided, they use the method that i use. No...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 06-25-2014, 09:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 735
Posted By dakkon
Look at the below link. See if it sounds the same...

Look at the below link. See if it sounds the same as what your experiencing.

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=592447&highlight=stall
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-25-2014, 08:56 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 511
Posted By dakkon
This is not correct. I've bleed several slave...

This is not correct. I've bleed several slave cylinders after installing them in the car, including my 330. No special tools needed and straight forward. With the power bleeder its easy to...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-25-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,229
Posted By dakkon
Just get 4 6 ton jack stands from HF... I've been...

Just get 4 6 ton jack stands from HF... I've been using them for years and have spent days under the car wrenching on it. Never worried about anything. The 330 only weighs 3400lbs ish.


As far as...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-25-2014, 05:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 511
Posted By dakkon
You don't need a special tool. Just unbolt the...

You don't need a special tool. Just unbolt the slave. Attach the new slave to the line, and push the new slave into the opening carefully. It will be a little tough (possibly a pain in the ass), but...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-25-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,118
Posted By dakkon
Guys. The engine could just be buring some oil....

Guys. The engine could just be buring some oil. Depending on how one drives some degree of oil consumption is to be expected.

As a point of reference, my 330 burns about 1L per 5k miles ish... My...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-25-2014, 05:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 416
Posted By dakkon
wallofgrath, have you addressed your oil pump...

wallofgrath, have you addressed your oil pump yet? I would HIGHLY recommend the bimmerworld option. Also, I would address that prior to anything else with the car since your wanting to do hpde's.. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-25-2014, 04:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 416
Posted By dakkon
Amazon prime 2 days. The most appropriate...

Amazon prime 2 days. The most appropriate product isn't always available locally.. If your going to be doing hpde's with the car on a regular basis you might as well learn the places online to buy...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-24-2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 416
Posted By dakkon
this is the battery that i've got. My 330 is a...

this is the battery that i've got. My 330 is a street track car.. It sits during the winter.
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0013ZGZ9Q/ref=oh_details_o00_s00_i00?ie=UTF8&psc=1

In the car....
Forum: Southwest 09-23-2011, 06:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 364
Posted By dakkon
okok, thanks Mark.

okok, thanks Mark.
Forum: Southwest 09-23-2011, 11:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 364
Posted By dakkon
Lake Lavon GTG sept 25

It's not Fancy, I asked mark to do another google map, with a specific park that he recommends. Mark goes to the lake regularly during the summer, so he knows it better than the rest of us im sure.
...
Forum: Southwest 09-23-2011, 01:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 703
Posted By dakkon
depending on what you need, i have a buddy who...

depending on what you need, i have a buddy who machines parts for the airspace industry, i have been talking to him about machining brackets and top hats ect... if it is a plate bracket you need, he...
Forum: Engine & Performance 06-12-2011, 07:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,562
Posted By dakkon
if you still have this in a month or 2 i will buy...

if you still have this in a month or 2 i will buy it from you.
Forum: The Showroom 05-30-2011, 07:02 PM
Replies: 636
Views: 112,697
Posted By dakkon
You could go and talk to Archie, and see if they...

You could go and talk to Archie, and see if they can do a vacuum test on the head, if you get a good vacuum number, then no need to cut new seats, however if the vacuum number isn't good, then you...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-16-2011, 11:24 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,699
Posted By dakkon
In TX they use to look the other way for 50$......

In TX they use to look the other way for 50$... but today everything is networked, and the fine is like 20,000$ so pretty much no one will "hook you up" any more down here...... :banghead:
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-16-2011, 11:21 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,699
Posted By dakkon
chances are, you will not pass, i have tried 2...

chances are, you will not pass, i have tried 2 different brands of O2 sims for the BMW, and neither will work.

I had the same problem that you currently have. My solution was to put the stock...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-09-2011, 10:35 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,110
Posted By dakkon
Waist of money if you ask me, the price to HP...

Waist of money if you ask me, the price to HP ratio on the non-m cars is horrible....

i would tell you to save your SC money, for a newer car down the road... in a couple years the E90 M3 will...
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