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Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 12-12-2008, 07:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 503
Posted By parish8
fi tuning questions. fuel only computer working with drive by wire?

can you tune one of these cars with something like a megasquirt running fuel only and not mess up the rest of the car too much? does the extra airflow put the factory ecm into default and kill the...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 12-12-2008, 07:12 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,225
Posted By parish8
the manifold looks decent. anyone have a used one...

the manifold looks decent. anyone have a used one laying around they want to sell? i see you can get a new one for $600, might be a good start to a quality kit if the rest of it was done up right.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-26-2008, 01:19 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,329
Posted By parish8
hey guys. ended up geting me a 97 528i. i...

hey guys. ended up geting me a 97 528i. i freeking love this car. i think i put 2000miles on it in 2 weeks.

about the drive by wire. it is definately drive by wire in 1997. there may be a cable...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 01-08-2008, 09:28 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 8,645
Posted By parish8
on my truck there were several codes that kicked...

on my truck there were several codes that kicked in when i boosted it. the dbw gave me some trouble but i was able to work thru it. maybe it wouldn't be an issue at all.

i would rather have a 330...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 01-08-2008, 08:37 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 8,645
Posted By parish8
i am not worried about that. i can fix it up. i...

i am not worried about that. i can fix it up. i am a little worried about the drive by wire on a 330i.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 01-08-2008, 05:48 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 8,645
Posted By parish8
i understand it will make more power at the same...

i understand it will make more power at the same boost level. is there any reason why it might handle more power before something lets go?

in the ls1 world there is the wimply 4.8L all the way up...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 01-08-2008, 05:20 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 8,645
Posted By parish8
i understand that every sensor is monitored and...

i understand that every sensor is monitored and checked from another sensor and that tests are run on all of the systems to see if things are in check. stuff like missfires. the ONLY features i will...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 01-08-2008, 05:40 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 8,645
Posted By parish8
i know on some cars the variable valve timing is...

i know on some cars the variable valve timing is controled by oil presure but the oil presure is controled by an electric solenoid.

the vanos might be something to try and leave on the stock...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 01-07-2008, 11:10 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 8,645
Posted By parish8
another great post. dang, those are thin...

another great post.

dang, those are thin sleves.

the computer i will be using is an emspro. it is a fancy loaded up megasquirt. i have the hook up on them and get a good deal.

when i talk...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 01-07-2008, 09:14 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 8,645
Posted By parish8
something simple 99 328, sc50 turbo at...

something simple

99 328, sc50 turbo at 15psi, megasquirt, 400rwhp, 12.5@115. STOCK LONGBLOCK

:) i am just trying to catch up on some of this tech info and a good part of the time i am not sure...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-07-2008, 06:28 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,329
Posted By parish8
i dont know exactly what that is but i dont think...

i dont know exactly what that is but i dont think it would effect what i want to do.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-07-2008, 05:51 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,329
Posted By parish8
i would take a 330i and work thru the drive by...

i would take a 330i and work thru the drive by wire if one comes up for under $10k but i would expect a 328i around $8k to be a lot easier to find.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 01-07-2008, 05:46 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 8,645
Posted By parish8
how much does it cost to upgrade to a lsd without...

how much does it cost to upgrade to a lsd without a gear change?
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 01-07-2008, 05:21 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 8,645
Posted By parish8
whats up with you guys not having any sig's. it...

whats up with you guys not having any sig's. it would be nice to know if your running a supercharger or a turbo and what year car/engine, some of your other signifacant mods. maybe even dyno numbers,...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 01-07-2008, 05:57 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 8,645
Posted By parish8
i absolutly love to share what i am able to...

i absolutly love to share what i am able to figure out. in the 99+silverado world i think i was the first with a turbo, the first into the 10's, the first to do a 3/4 ton tranny swap into a 1/2...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-06-2008, 11:25 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 6,129
Posted By parish8
woohoo, i was hopeing someone would mention an...

woohoo, i was hopeing someone would mention an ls1. they are the new goto motor for swaps these days. cheap, durable, powerfull. really hard to beat.

we picked up an iron block 5.3 truck...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 01-06-2008, 11:11 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 8,645
Posted By parish8
thanks for the long and informative post. if the...

thanks for the long and informative post. if the car is a stick and has no drive by wire we should be able to just do a piggy back/stand alone to run the motor. prety sure we can use it to activate...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-06-2008, 10:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,135
Posted By parish8
what does the awd set up look like on one of...

what does the awd set up look like on one of these cars?

is it just like you would see under a typical truck. tranny, then tcase, then front and rear drive shafts?

is the front diff all by...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-06-2008, 09:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,530
Posted By parish8
yeah, thats where i got the pic. i kinda want a...

yeah, thats where i got the pic. i kinda want a 328 and can get one for under $10k. very tempting though.

i probably dont need everything that car has. the front bumper for sure, no spliters. a...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-06-2008, 09:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 561
Posted By parish8
anyone moding an awd?

i know there are a few downsides to an awd. stuff like a few extra lbs and more driveline loss.

how about handleing, how does a 330i compare to a 330xi on an autocross track? how about a full on...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 01-06-2008, 09:24 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 8,645
Posted By parish8
yep, or i was. sold it about a month ago.

yep, or i was. sold it about a month ago.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum Sponsored by Active Autowerke 01-05-2008, 10:43 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 8,645
Posted By parish8
max boost/hp for a e46(not m3)

looking at messing with a 328, i know i am geting a little ahead of myself but i can't help it. dont even have a car yet :hmm:

i did some searching and i am sure what i want to know is out there...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-05-2008, 09:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 346
Posted By parish8
tq rating for manual transmisions

i am told the 323/325 have a getrag manual and the 328/330 have a zf manual tranny.

does anyone know the max tq rating for each of those transmisions?
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-05-2008, 06:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,530
Posted By parish8
how much does it cost to look like this?

http://i12.photobucket.com/albums/a243/sosatyme72/pic015.jpg

i am looking for a 328 but love the looks of this car. what kind of money does it take to get this look coming from a stock car? do you...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-05-2008, 05:07 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,329
Posted By parish8
dang. a little confusing. still looks like the...

dang. a little confusing. still looks like the 328 would be the best bang for the buck for what i want to do. unless i happen to find a 330 super cheap but i would have to deal with the drive by wire...
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