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Forum: General Off-Topic 06-26-2012, 03:07 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 9,207
Posted By niko084
Oh, I wouldn't expect it to go over well but my...

Oh, I wouldn't expect it to go over well but my temper gets the best of me.
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 06-26-2012, 03:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 517
Posted By niko084
Thank you both, I think that's the route I'll go...

Thank you both, I think that's the route I'll go then!
Forum: General Off-Topic 06-23-2012, 06:17 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 9,207
Posted By niko084
Your point is? If you are driving next to your...

Your point is? If you are driving next to your buddy who then decides he is going to street race does that mean you go to jail? :rofl:

I hope that *&%^ing cop loses his law enforcement degree....
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 06-23-2012, 01:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 517
Posted By niko084
Floated a valve, can you pull head with the motor in car?

Well finally mis shifted :( :facepalm:

I knew I should have replaced those shifter bushings or gotten the DSSR a year ago...

Anyways took out a valve but due to a lack of space I can't really...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-27-2011, 03:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 8,521
Posted By niko084
Was this ever fixed? I'm fighting the same issues...

Was this ever fixed? I'm fighting the same issues myself but not having any luck.

New master and slave, no leaks, new clutch IS disengaging, new fluid...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 05-17-2011, 05:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,029
Posted By niko084
Wheel / Tire Fitment 18x8.5 ET35 Front/Rear Coupe

'02 330ci, will not be lowering the car.

From what I can find the wheels will fit, what I'm concerned with is what size tires can I get on them?

Searched for about an hour and looks like I can...
Forum: Australia 01-28-2011, 07:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,294
Posted By niko084
What kinda mileage is "bad" mileage? Do you...

What kinda mileage is "bad" mileage?
Do you know what to expect out of it in the cold times of the year?

I drop from 26-27 spring/summer to 19-21 winter.
And no I'm not letting my car idle long...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-28-2011, 07:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,947
Posted By niko084
I used to replace those with 7" midbass drivers...

I used to replace those with 7" midbass drivers all the time.
It works great, although I don't know if that JL will fit, but you could easily build a small expansion for that enclosure and reinforce...
Forum: California 01-28-2011, 07:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 559
Posted By niko084
http://www.videojug.com/webvideo/how-to-install-a-...

http://www.videojug.com/webvideo/how-to-install-a-spec-dock-ipod-kit-for-a-bmw

Ya gotta be pretty lazy man :rofl:

Take it to BestBuy, I would say pay the neighbor kid but they aren't insured.
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-28-2011, 07:18 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,511
Posted By niko084
I do think some are getting a bit overkill on...

I do think some are getting a bit overkill on it..

But being a person who has broke a few flywheels, I can say it wasn't pleasant to say the least.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-28-2011, 07:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 487
Posted By niko084
They should fit no problem, you actually have a...

They should fit no problem, you actually have a bit over 2.5" to play with.

Now if you are not going to cut your door I do highly recommend you dampen the crap out of it still, give it some mass...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-28-2011, 07:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 914
Posted By niko084
Car companies build such HIGH end stereos to...

Car companies build such HIGH end stereos to start with.... :-/
Rear fill isn't even wanted by an audiophile because it's disrupts the sound stage *which belongs in front of you*.
In a car they are...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-28-2011, 07:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,551
Posted By niko084
If you have a factory amplified system it's...

If you have a factory amplified system it's differential.

You could be experiencing a low voltage ripple at idle due to a weak battery or maybe vr/brushes on your alternator actually.
When you...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-28-2011, 03:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,551
Posted By niko084
Hm, that gives me a few more things to look into...

Hm, that gives me a few more things to look into and consider.

Thanks for the info I had half of it and got the other half I had all mixed up.
Been a lot of help.

For some reason it was...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-28-2011, 01:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,551
Posted By niko084
So, when running direct from OEM headunit to the...

So, when running direct from OEM headunit to the amplifier which has differential inputs *and using them properly*, you should receive little to no noise due to the poor quality cable?

So really...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-28-2011, 11:39 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,551
Posted By niko084
I think I'm getting what you are saying and I...

I think I'm getting what you are saying and I think I see where I went wrong..

I forgot the E46 uses differential outputs, the amps actually have differential inputs.

So what I could do still...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-28-2011, 11:19 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,551
Posted By niko084
Well that's exactly it but as a vast majority...

Well that's exactly it but as a vast majority nobody is actually using the 3rd line.
When you consider our cars..

With that in mind and the fact of how incredibly rare mobile audio amps are with...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-28-2011, 10:25 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,551
Posted By niko084
Let me clear up a few things for you. I know...

Let me clear up a few things for you.

I know a balanced signal is not supposed to be carried over 2 lines, but you are only using 2 lines, hence an unbalanced signal at a higher voltage/current....
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-27-2011, 09:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 673
Posted By niko084
Bumps don't have the forward motion g-force...

Bumps don't have the forward motion g-force effects on the deck, more so vertically, depends on how the break in the connection may be.

I have also seen this not in a BMW but other cars where...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-27-2011, 09:05 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,055
Posted By niko084
The average cop doesn't have a clue what year...

The average cop doesn't have a clue what year your BMW is until they are already pulling you over and run your plate.
It still looks like an expensive car, it's obviously European, and they are...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-27-2011, 08:49 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,511
Posted By niko084
I would take the time to get a performance...

I would take the time to get a performance flywheel personally..

But looking at that, yes it sucks but replace it. Not a lot you can do, it's a part, it's worn out and it needs replacing.
You...
Forum: California 01-27-2011, 08:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 559
Posted By niko084
DIY, it's a pretty easy job and you get that warm...

DIY, it's a pretty easy job and you get that warm and fuzzy feeling when you are all done. :)
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-27-2011, 07:23 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,055
Posted By niko084
9 over, most cops will give you a ticket for that...

9 over, most cops will give you a ticket for that one.... Although generally not in the flow of traffic.

But, in that sense if you were a cop who would you pull over?
I have been pulled over for...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 01-27-2011, 07:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,551
Posted By niko084
OEM Headunit *balance out* > Aftermarket AMP

I'm being a real stickler on keeping my OEM headunit, it looks clean, doesn't interrupt the lines of the dash, keeps a factory look and realistically it has a half decent dac, minus the slightly...
Forum: General E46 Forum 12-03-2010, 01:49 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,178
Posted By niko084
Just another show why those stupid exhaust valves...

Just another show why those stupid exhaust valves are exactly that... Stupid, unless you are turbo'd.
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