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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 03:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 147
Posted By crowz
Rpms are not dropping like they should when the...

Rpms are not dropping like they should when the trans is put in gear. Bad torque converter is normally the cause.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 03:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 245
Posted By crowz
Does if its an automatic. Not really an e39/e46...

Does if its an automatic. Not really an e39/e46 thing.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 03:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 147
Posted By crowz
$200 or so gets a new factory steering wheel on...

$200 or so gets a new factory steering wheel on ebay. I plan on replacing mine soon as the suns roasted it at the 12'oclock section.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-17-2014, 03:27 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,957
Posted By crowz
> Full Body Armor < For enjoying the ultimate...

> Full Body Armor <
For enjoying the ultimate combat zone :)
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-16-2014, 12:08 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,957
Posted By crowz
LOL Epic recall fail :) Got the notice and...

LOL Epic recall fail :)

Got the notice and it reads basically your cars effected by this recall but we dont have any parts to actually put on your car but if we do get some one day we will notify...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-05-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 601
Posted By crowz
Wouldnt it be easiest just to go read the thread...

Wouldnt it be easiest just to go read the thread where the guy dropped the ls motor in the 5 series in the e39 forum? He's done everything your talking about already.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-02-2014, 03:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 369
Posted By crowz
Blinking fast is bad bulb and teh a/c is suposed...

Blinking fast is bad bulb and teh a/c is suposed to come and go if you have it on auto. Setting it to manual should solve that. Download an owners manual via googling it or check the wiki.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-01-2014, 02:02 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 601
Posted By crowz
Standard take offs I still think the stock diff...

Standard take offs I still think the stock diff will do fine. I upped my 300zx by turbo charging the n/a motor in it and it turned it into a tire spinning monster. Same problem will show up on the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-31-2014, 09:23 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 601
Posted By crowz
Your not going to keep 50/50 weight distribution...

Your not going to keep 50/50 weight distribution when you swap the motor out with the one your mentioning and how it will have to be mounted. Plus for straight line 50/50 isnt ideal for curves it...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-31-2014, 08:34 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 601
Posted By crowz
Oh that ones easy. If you can spin tires easily...

Oh that ones easy. If you can spin tires easily with sub 200 hp that means 300hp will spin like mad with drag slicks on it. So anything north of 350 will be free wheeling to the rear end and cv axles...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-31-2014, 08:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 337
Posted By crowz
Oh they go a BUNCH further than 135k. They will...

Oh they go a BUNCH further than 135k. They will do 200k+ with some going 300+k :)

Age is another factor though. Im not going to argue against changing the pump since it doesnt hurt anything to do...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-31-2014, 02:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 220
Posted By crowz
Turns out my neighbor who builds transmissions...

Turns out my neighbor who builds transmissions for race cars is willing to build it for me for $750. So Im going to go a tad different route. Im going to buy a $350 trans. Wait a month to recharge...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-31-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 601
Posted By crowz
If your putting it in a bmw then you dont have to...

If your putting it in a bmw then you dont have to worry about the rear end or the shafts since you cant get it to put enough power to the ground to harm them even if you have a bazillion hp.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-31-2014, 03:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 387
Posted By crowz
I bought one of those from amazon and it was...

I bought one of those from amazon and it was about $50 I think but its made of REAL metal :)

Works like a charm on ball joints.

Sounds like a gun going off when the joint finally releases.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-29-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,070
Posted By crowz
-------Avant-2------------------------------------...

-------Avant-2-----------------------------------------------GM5150
OS: Android 4.1.1 (Jelly Bean)-------------------------------Microsoft Windows CE.NET 6.0
Processor: 1.0 GHZ Dual Core...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-28-2014, 05:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 220
Posted By crowz
Mounts seem ok. Replace most of the mount during...

Mounts seem ok. Replace most of the mount during the conversion and with the parking brake locked down nothing flexes trying to apply pressure in 1st or reverse.

Hard to know how the po used it....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-28-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 220
Posted By crowz
Well I may have to put my automatic trans back in...

Well I may have to put my automatic trans back in the car at this rate. Ive been looking at the failure rate of the getrag manual trans cars and Im seeing VERY alarming results. Unless Im willing to...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-28-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 220
Posted By crowz
Manual trans popping out of gear..

Well my 5 speed swap WAS pure bliss now its getting on my nerves.

Was shifting fine and staying in gear at first. Then one night it jumped out of 3rd gear while going slow. I thought well maybe I...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-26-2014, 09:00 PM
Replies: 5,970
Views: 968,003
Posted By crowz
Gratz ! May they all die a squishy death :)

Gratz ! May they all die a squishy death :)
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-26-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 626
Posted By crowz
It should work. Since it mentioned the fade...

It should work. Since it mentioned the fade function it would have to since it doesnt do the fade it would be using the dome lights fading to achieve that so again Id bet it would work.

Should be...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-26-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 626
Posted By crowz
As for matching the led color of the angel eyes...

As for matching the led color of the angel eyes you now have the option of going with led headlight bulbs too which will match the color perfectly. But to be honest I dont want my headlights to match...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-26-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 626
Posted By crowz
Mine are noticeable at night so Id have to say...

Mine are noticeable at night so Id have to say yes. Its not a HUGE amount but it is noticeable.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-26-2014, 07:10 AM
Replies: 5,970
Views: 968,003
Posted By crowz
Ouch.

Ouch.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-26-2014, 01:35 AM
Replies: 5,970
Views: 968,003
Posted By crowz
Rats are a real pain in the country. They ruined...

Rats are a real pain in the country. They ruined my 300zx before I even knew the problem was happening. They ate EVERY wire under the hood on the 300zx. Sparkplug wires are gone, injector wires gone...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-26-2014, 01:32 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 626
Posted By crowz
You tap the footwell lead. But make sure you have...

You tap the footwell lead. But make sure you have the relay for that. If you connect it to the same line your ignition wires hooked to the car wont cut off when the dome lights on :)
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