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Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 07-25-2016, 06:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 543
Posted By shanneba
I am running APEX 17 X 9 ET 42 wheels with...

I am running APEX 17 X 9 ET 42 wheels with 245/40/17 tires on front and rear of a 330Ci. Slightly lowered on PSS10 suspension.

APEX does offer 18" wheels too if you have to have the larger wheels....
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-25-2016, 05:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 367
Posted By shanneba
Have fun at the driving school, it will be a...

Have fun at the driving school, it will be a blast. I hear VIR is a great track, I missed the Ofest held there.

I would buy a helmet, current models would have Snell 2015 certification and be good...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-09-2016, 08:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 231
Posted By shanneba
The current 330Ci air box part was also used on...

The current 330Ci air box part was also used on the X3 models with the M54 motor
...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 06-16-2016, 11:46 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 194
Posted By shanneba
VAC Motorsports exclusive importer of Quaife BMW ATB differentials for North America

We have some great news if you're a BMW owner in North America. VAC Motorsports, one of the USA's leading BMW performance and race car specialists have agreed with Birds Autos to become the exclusive...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-17-2016, 10:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 627
Posted By shanneba
Push the center button on the light panel over...

Push the center button on the light panel over your dash.

If you push it and hold it, it will turn off the lights when the doors open and the remote is used. Pushing the button again will turn it...
Forum: General E46 Forum 03-05-2016, 06:59 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 951
Posted By shanneba
The Quaife unit replaces the carrier in your...

The Quaife unit replaces the carrier in your original diff. You have to remove the original carrier, remove the ring gear and install it on the Quaife unit. Make sure you get the correct Quaife unit...
Forum: General E46 Forum 02-26-2016, 06:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 640
Posted By shanneba
My 2003 330Ci with the MS43 ECU has the valve...

My 2003 330Ci with the MS43 ECU has the valve open at idle.

WDS BMW Wiring Diagram System - Model 3 E46 http://www.bmw-planet.com/diagrams/release/en/e46/index.htm

Exhaust flap

To realize...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-29-2016, 11:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 355
Posted By shanneba
You can view my 330Ci UOA history over at Bob is...

You can view my 330Ci UOA history over at Bob is the oil guy-

http://www.bobistheoilguy.com/forums/ubbthreads.php/topics/2710385/Re:_Red_Line_5w-30/40mix_9000_#Post2709536
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-19-2016, 12:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 590
Posted By shanneba
Here is the M3 parts on non Ms thread- ...

Here is the M3 parts on non Ms thread-
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=426625

Mirrors:
Difficulty: 2/10 (coupe/vert), 4/10 (sedan/wagon)
DIY: Yes.
Installation:
- Coupe:...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-30-2015, 07:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 488
Posted By shanneba
US dealers for a Quaife limited slip- VAC...

US dealers for a Quaife limited slip-

VAC Motorsports
2501 Snyder Avenue
Philidelphia
Pennsylvania
PA 19145
+001 215 462 4666
mike@vacmotorsports.com
www.vacmotorsports.com
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-19-2015, 07:36 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,356
Posted By shanneba
Here is the MDK (throttle) wiring to the ECU from...

Here is the MDK (throttle) wiring to the ECU from the link I shared.


http://forum.e46fanatics.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=620253&stc=1&d=1450575326
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-19-2015, 08:47 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,356
Posted By shanneba
The codes are a little different between the MS42...

The codes are a little different between the MS42 and MS43 ECUs, the MS42 (2000 323) are below.
For a MS43 ECU the throttle position sensors are in the pedal.

Before replacing the throttle body,...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-18-2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,830
Posted By shanneba
A vacuum leak will cause the MAF to under report...

A vacuum leak will cause the MAF to under report the air flow into the engine, resulting in less fuel injected (lean condition)
Fix the air leaks from the smoke test then- re check your work on the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-08-2015, 08:19 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,759
Posted By shanneba
Shell V-Power Nitro is now the official fuel of BMWCCA

https://www.bmwcca.org/news/shell-v-power-nitro-named-official-fuel-bmw-car-club-america

Shell is giving away 100 BMW 320is with thier fuel rewards program, save at least 3 cents a gallon.
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-07-2015, 10:29 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,924
Posted By shanneba
One thing I didn't see mentioned, The Intake air...

One thing I didn't see mentioned, The Intake air temp sensor is located in the intake manifold toward the back, a leaky o-ring there would tend to effect the rear three cylinders more (4,5,6).
...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-28-2015, 08:12 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,608
Posted By shanneba
:) Like this? My car normally takes about 14.5...

:) Like this?
My car normally takes about 14.5 gallons when the low fuel light comes on.
On long interstate trips my low fuel light comes on between 400 - 450 miles.
I do have a spreadsheet with...
Forum: General E46 Forum 04-13-2015, 06:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,007
Posted By shanneba
If you disconnect the MAF sensor your cruise...

If you disconnect the MAF sensor your cruise control will not work, the green light will not come on. It will set a check engine light.
Check the connections at the MAF.

You may not have a stored...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 03-29-2015, 07:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,566
Posted By shanneba
I run 245 / 40 / 17 tires front and rear. ...

I run 245 / 40 / 17 tires front and rear.

The limited slip really helps in the tighter / slower corners where you will get the inside tire slipping due to weight transfer. It can also happen on...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 03-28-2015, 11:09 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,566
Posted By shanneba
I would suggest taking the car "as is" to the...

I would suggest taking the car "as is" to the track and run a few events before you decide what you want.
The car in stock form is more capable than the average driver.

I have Turner sway bars...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-07-2014, 08:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 946
Posted By shanneba
I would say Group III is the highest end base...

I would say Group III is the highest end base stock made from crude oil....

The reduction in oil service interval is likely due to fuel dilution from direct fuel injection.

I wonder if Shell...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-06-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 946
Posted By shanneba
Shell oil for BMW

http://www.shell.us/aboutshell/features-and-highlights/shell-to-be-bmw-recommended-oil-supplier.html

Base oil produced using Shell PurePlus Technology is a high-quality API Group III synthetic...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-30-2014, 08:42 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,035
Posted By shanneba
I don't have the official BMW 0-60 time but you...

I don't have the official BMW 0-60 time but you can browse 1/4 mile times here:

http://www.dragtimes.com/BMW--328i-Drag-Racing.html
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-10-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 892
Posted By shanneba
To determine the required air pressures you would...

To determine the required air pressures you would need to know the load range of the installed tires. You might have SL tires (standard Load) and the ZHP may have come with XL (extra load)
If your...
Forum: General E46 Forum 10-04-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,594
Posted By shanneba
Here is my 330Ci with the PSS10, 17 X 9ET42 Apex...

Here is my 330Ci with the PSS10, 17 X 9ET42 Apex wheels 245 - 40 -17 tires. No fender rolling was required.
The camber is set to BMW specs, the spacers used on the car you pictured would put the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 09-16-2014, 08:14 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 4,421
Posted By shanneba
Probably this link- ...

Probably this link- http://www.bmwtech.ru/pdf/e46/ST034/13%20P1%20Traction%20and%20Stability%20Control%20Internet.pdf
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