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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-26-2014, 11:18 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,392
Posted By iceman4169
Haven't followed up in awhile. Just wanted to let...

Haven't followed up in awhile. Just wanted to let everyone know what happened. First off mio I'm not sure how far you want to go with mods. I went just about as far as I can go while being able to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-26-2014, 10:53 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,392
Posted By iceman4169
WKW completely nailed it for my situation.

WKW completely nailed it for my situation.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-02-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 487
Posted By iceman4169
yea those do look like SSR gt3s

yea those do look like SSR gt3s
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-18-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 241
Posted By iceman4169
nobody has upgraded a torque converter?

nobody has upgraded a torque converter?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-18-2014, 01:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 968
Posted By iceman4169
Incredible! Awesome build! Like Mike said Please...

Incredible! Awesome build! Like Mike said Please let us know what the end cost was keep it up its beautiful.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-18-2014, 01:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 241
Posted By iceman4169
Upgrades for him are intake exhaust and a chip....

Upgrades for him are intake exhaust and a chip. From what I hear he's pretty fast. He challenged me. Mechanic said once my gearing is complete i'll blow the doors off of him. But I have no experience...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-18-2014, 01:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 241
Posted By iceman4169
And if I'm missing anything on my car (besides...

And if I'm missing anything on my car (besides suspension working progress) let me know the car is in the shop and it can be considered to be added. Oh yea….btw he's running an e90 m3. 4 door...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-18-2014, 01:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 241
Posted By iceman4169
Side note, my friend has an sc430. We put a supra...

Side note, my friend has an sc430. We put a supra differential on it and built the torque converter. Took almost a second off his zero to 60. Not expecting that kind of gain, but the before and after...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-18-2014, 01:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 241
Posted By iceman4169
Addicted to speed - Gearing upgrades

To keep everyone posted whose been asking about my project and problems that I ran into with the turbo. The shield for the mass airflow sensor did NOT work. I'm currently working on a MAF delete were...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-05-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 591
Posted By iceman4169
Grandpa leased an accord lx. put i believe 600...

Grandpa leased an accord lx. put i believe 600 down payment and just pays like 268 a month. They take care of EVERYTHING. Not a nissan fan. But on tv they always have that 89 a month altima. But idk...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-05-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,392
Posted By iceman4169
I completely understand and appreciate your...

I completely understand and appreciate your advice. I read up on differentials like crazy just wasn't asking the correct question. But definitely an upgrade that I'll have done by tomorrow. Right now...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-05-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 591
Posted By iceman4169
If you drive the car slowly and your not modding...

If you drive the car slowly and your not modding it in any way not too many things will go as fast. This goes for any car. But lets be COMPLETELY realistic here. Nobody on this forum buys a 540 to go...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-05-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,392
Posted By iceman4169
tcbDE! Thats where I went wrong. I wasn't asking...

tcbDE! Thats where I went wrong. I wasn't asking the correct question. Thank you for that.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-05-2014, 03:08 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,392
Posted By iceman4169
Can anyone answer my question???? lol WHAT SIZE...

Can anyone answer my question???? lol WHAT SIZE DIFFERENTIAL IS IN A NON SPORT 99 540I
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-04-2014, 03:41 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,392
Posted By iceman4169
well its not always how fast you go its how fast...

well its not always how fast you go its how fast you get there. Does anybody on this page know what my stock differential comes with?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-03-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,392
Posted By iceman4169
I guess the main question is does a stock 99 540i...

I guess the main question is does a stock 99 540i non sport come with a 2.81 differential or a 3.15
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-03-2014, 05:43 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,392
Posted By iceman4169
Yes the Gear ratio

Yes the Gear ratio
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-03-2014, 04:55 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,392
Posted By iceman4169
I just read somewhere that from 1999 and up a...

I just read somewhere that from 1999 and up a stock automatic comes with a 3.15 dif? Is this true? BTW mine is a non sport. I do have the chrome trim and no tiptronic.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-03-2014, 04:48 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,392
Posted By iceman4169
My car is a 1999 Automatic so does it already...

My car is a 1999 Automatic so does it already come with the 3.15? or is it just the 2.81? Thats exactly what i want to do is to just put more power down to the floor.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-31-2014, 10:28 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,392
Posted By iceman4169
btw seen that link. My concern is, I don't want...

btw seen that link. My concern is, I don't want to be at say 110 and be at like 5000 rpms. Anyone know about that? And does it effect the way the speedometer works? Also, heres the situation. I'm...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-31-2014, 10:24 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,392
Posted By iceman4169
Also being turbo I don't loose any boost between...

Also being turbo I don't loose any boost between gears it just keeps boosting at the same rate all the way through. But besides that just wanted to see if its a noticeable upgrade. I already know...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-31-2014, 10:14 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,392
Posted By iceman4169
All my software is custom. My car has a turbo on...

All my software is custom. My car has a turbo on it. So dinan isn't much of an option on it. I wanted the car auto just easier in traffic. I'm just wondering how big of a difference it will make on...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-31-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,392
Posted By iceman4169
i believe the m5 is larger. I'm hearing opposite....

i believe the m5 is larger. I'm hearing opposite. People are saying more acceleration out of a big one and more top speed out of a small one. I want acceleration. They say it lowers torque and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-31-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,392
Posted By iceman4169
Thats what I was thinking. Is it better to have a...

Thats what I was thinking. Is it better to have a bigger or smaller differential?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-31-2014, 01:56 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,392
Posted By iceman4169
Anyways besides that, heres the point nice and...

Anyways besides that, heres the point nice and straight. With some mods for some reason my car makes way way more torque then horsepower. What kind of ratio would anyone recommend to propel more of...
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