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Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-28-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,002
Posted By wanganstyle
When the intake vanos hub goes the timing chain...

When the intake vanos hub goes the timing chain will break out of the valve cover; Had a s54 like that; nothing else was damaged besides vanos unit

Looks like spun rod bearing; most the engines...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 09-16-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 136
Posted By wanganstyle
A NEW BMW oem E36 M3 flywheel + clutch set

A NEW BMW oem E36 M3 flywheel + clutch set
Forum: ///M3 Forum 09-10-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 291
Posted By wanganstyle
usually the imput seal or right side (passenger...

usually the imput seal or right side (passenger side) seal leak. Time to do them all

check the right side ouput stub for up and down axial play compared to left for banging/clunking in the unit
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 09-08-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 46,080
Posted By wanganstyle
only: E46 M3 E46 M3 Cabrio e46...

only:

E46 M3
E46 M3 Cabrio


e46 non-M cars and E60/ E39 non-M and e90/92 non-M...... are all screwed.

No OEM LSD avail;
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 09-05-2014, 12:29 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,691
Posted By wanganstyle
Plenty of standalones will work with BMW double...

Plenty of standalones will work with BMW double vanos and E throttle.
It is very popular for cars in NASA GTS racing series to DE-tune the engine to make LESS power;

Plenty of power to be...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 09-05-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,431
Posted By wanganstyle
same as any other but the final drive (3,62)...

same as any other but the final drive (3,62) would be much closer to OEM of the auto 3,46. Close enough to not care to change it; 3,62 with a 5 speed and m54 or even 6 speed and m54 engine is...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 08-31-2014, 11:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 316
Posted By wanganstyle
doesnt matter at all. ZF SG320 is used in...

doesnt matter at all.

ZF SG320 is used in e36m3, e39 528i, e46 330i.

get the entire gearbox+shifter+mounting+driveshaft and misc hydro parts from one care to make life easier.
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 08-08-2014, 06:39 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 775
Posted By wanganstyle
gotcha. i could have sworn there was another...

gotcha. i could have sworn there was another strange animal with ssg non m in the e60/92 first gen era.

I'm a 3 pedal person so its all funky to me.
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 08-08-2014, 06:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 775
Posted By wanganstyle
the 335 e92 also has a SSG of sorts; perhaps use...

the 335 e92 also has a SSG of sorts; perhaps use those parts?
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 08-07-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 775
Posted By wanganstyle
IF one is making real power and wants to use an...

IF one is making real power and wants to use an OEM pressure plate there is only 1 item you should be purchasing; the clutch set from 135i/335i.

they have been proven at 450rwhp; the pressure...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 08-07-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 346
Posted By wanganstyle
LOL S54 engine requires 10-60TWS oil @...

LOL

S54 engine requires 10-60TWS oil @ 18/quart
also 1x S54 specific oil filter FROM BMW

if trying to save a few bucks one should not be driving a car with S54 engine.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-16-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 389
Posted By wanganstyle
I ran a 3,46 on my 2002 325i. Compared to the...

I ran a 3,46 on my 2002 325i. Compared to the original 3,15 it was faster accelerating at a cost of about 2mpg
I run a 3,46 on my 1998 m3 daily driver and would not go back to the original 3,23
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 07-16-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 320
Posted By wanganstyle
Yes- buy the entire driveline tip to tail - from...

Yes- buy the entire driveline tip to tail - from flywheel to differential.

328i and 330i share the same 5 speed ZF SG320 gearbox


Diff+ driveshaft + gearbox and shift linkage can be fitted as...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 07-16-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 283
Posted By wanganstyle
OEM is Not avail unless you buy the entire cover...

OEM is Not avail unless you buy the entire cover - BMW designed it this way.

install AKG poly or solid or powerflex
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-21-2014, 11:03 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 4,434
Posted By wanganstyle
Please do! if you have a set of corner balance...

Please do! if you have a set of corner balance scales or can borrow some to weight it would be killer.
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 06-21-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 757
Posted By wanganstyle
take it to Rebello or order a VAC S54. ...

take it to Rebello or order a VAC S54.

modifying the original S54 head is almost moot; same for the intake manifold.

VAC puts down 380rwhp with the original accumulator.

if one needs a...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 06-19-2014, 10:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,171
Posted By wanganstyle
The BMW motorsports cover (for non-M e46) does...

The BMW motorsports cover (for non-M e46) does not come on any models from the factory; the BMW motorsports car that was shipped from the factory in E46 era is named "M3"

the Z4 rear cover comes...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 06-19-2014, 10:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 757
Posted By wanganstyle
Remove current engine; if you are in Nor-cal (as...

Remove current engine; if you are in Nor-cal (as per your signature) take it to Rebello racing; they are in the east bay.

Rebello has a full 3300cc setup for S54; they have in house engine dyno...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-16-2014, 09:44 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 4,434
Posted By wanganstyle
hooray for someone who actually is matching title...

hooray for someone who actually is matching title of post.



what about a everything e46 dreamers thread?

i wanna dream a :

RB26dett
ls1-2-3-5-7-x
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-16-2014, 09:41 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,693
Posted By wanganstyle
TC Design is great for this service - TC is the...

TC Design is great for this service - TC is the most well known welding + bmw specialist in the bay area - I race with a TC welded cage.
Edge motorworks is also great for this service; good friend...
Forum: Engine & Performance 06-08-2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 274
Posted By wanganstyle
Bump for economy mode. Sent from BimmerApp...

Bump for economy mode.

Sent from BimmerApp mobile app
Forum: Engine & Performance 06-08-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,367
Posted By wanganstyle
Bump. 600 bux. Come pick it up or pay for...

Bump. 600 bux. Come pick it up or pay for shipping

Sent from BimmerApp mobile app
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 06-08-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 32,893
Posted By wanganstyle
Looks like that motor had much more harmonic...

Looks like that motor had much more harmonic issues going on; did you see the weird non oem camshaft bolt and it's mate that backed out the cam tray fastening nut?

Sent from BimmerApp mobile app
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 06-08-2014, 01:31 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 8,237
Posted By wanganstyle
Gear type units may actually run cooler than some...

Gear type units may actually run cooler than some clutch type as no engage/disengage is involved.

For a street driven e46 the standard cover and fluid capacity are adequate; I've logged plenty of...
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 06-04-2014, 01:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 841
Posted By wanganstyle
ROFL. 2JZ + non m differential = you are bored...

ROFL. 2JZ + non m differential = you are bored of changing broken differential all the time. Doesn't matter if its open or LSD of any brand; the non-M differential will get DESTROYED by the 2JZ. I...
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