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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-22-2015, 09:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 365
Posted By Jakobie1086
lightweight lug studs is the dumbest god damn...

lightweight lug studs is the dumbest god damn thing I've ever heard, and I've heard some dumb people say some dumb stuff. I really wanna go on a long expletive filled rant right now but I got a...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-11-2015, 04:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 527
Posted By Jakobie1086
M50's have cast cranks/rods/pistons and do not...

M50's have cast cranks/rods/pistons and do not suit well for high HP., NOS or otherwise. I do not suggest running more than a 75shot of a stock M50. Even with a little 75 shot you are more likley to...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-06-2015, 07:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 462
Posted By Jakobie1086
I blew a tranny, so here's some pictures

I blew up second gear in my 330ti on Wednesday. I guess that's what I get for using the Getrag, but whatever. Ignored the issue on Thursday due to a legendary hangover and went ahead and picked up a...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-01-2015, 07:27 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,990
Posted By Jakobie1086
Negative. Full OBX exhaust which I'm not sure...

Negative. Full OBX exhaust which I'm not sure they even make anymore. It is OBX headers to a 2.25" Y pipe, and then 3" all the way back. It had two resonators and a muffler and was designed for a...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-29-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 332
Posted By Jakobie1086
Hey hey hey, read my build thread. I made a 3.0L...

Hey hey hey, read my build thread. I made a 3.0L stroker from a E46 330i crank, and I actually made a separate very detailed thread on info about this stroker build.
...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-29-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 585
Posted By Jakobie1086
300hp out of our 6's is easy with a deep enough...

300hp out of our 6's is easy with a deep enough wallet. A good CNC porting combined with 286/272 cams, solid 33mm lifters, 86.4mm bore, 3.5L stroker crank, 12:1 compression and a custom tune would...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-14-2014, 07:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 402
Posted By Jakobie1086
Build the 2.5. Everyone and their cousin just...

Build the 2.5. Everyone and their cousin just does S5X swaps and thinks they are the ****. They ARE awesome, coming from someone with a S52 318ti race car but my M50 3.0L stroker 318ti walks E36 M3's...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-06-2014, 04:02 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 592
Posted By Jakobie1086
BMW does not actually have any lifetime fluids....

BMW does not actually have any lifetime fluids. Their "lifetime fluids" for their trans have always been designed for 100k miles. That's what BMW considers a life time.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-29-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 448
Posted By Jakobie1086
Raw fuel making it out the exhaust is virtually...

Raw fuel making it out the exhaust is virtually impossible in a car that ISNT direct injection, has a cat, and is at operating temp. I have seen direct injection N54's and N55's come in shooting fuel...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-20-2014, 03:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 484
Posted By Jakobie1086
It only took a day because you entire head ready...

It only took a day because you entire head ready to go. And yes you don't need any special tools but you'd be silly not to use cam blocks, they take 25sec to put on and then you don't have to worry...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-01-2014, 11:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 347
Posted By Jakobie1086
lol dude what's up

lol dude what's up
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-30-2014, 05:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 191
Posted By Jakobie1086
"kill" is a little strong of a word. It will rob...

"kill" is a little strong of a word. It will rob some torque at lower RPM's. Chances are you won't really notice it. You will notice increased top end power, and the motor will continue to pull...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-29-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 291
Posted By Jakobie1086
I understand it has a point I just don't see how...

I understand it has a point I just don't see how that relates to OP's question in anyway whatsoever... :dunno:
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-29-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 333
Posted By Jakobie1086
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=713745

You'll find at this point with the internet and the age of our cars, every question has been asked once. Some have been asked many, many,...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-29-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 291
Posted By Jakobie1086
Lol random ass place to share you coilover story

Lol random ass place to share you coilover story
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-28-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 291
Posted By Jakobie1086
It's a 94 318i convertible?...

It's a 94 318i convertible? http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=533803 there ya go.


P.S. It's a BMW so it's gonna fall apart always and forever.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-28-2014, 07:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 262
Posted By Jakobie1086
Actually, you can take a 318is chassis and take...

Actually, you can take a 318is chassis and take every single part down to the last bolt off, window and plastic clip on the shell until its just a hunk of metal and nothing more...... then just move...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-28-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,002
Posted By Jakobie1086
I second this, I hope you properly measured them...

I second this, I hope you properly measured them before making that call at least.

As far as the rings....
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=431127&d=1396304783
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-27-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,002
Posted By Jakobie1086
You went through all that and didn't do bearings...

You went through all that and didn't do bearings and rings?!?! Wow I guess whatever floats your boat man but they are wear parts that aren't easy to get too lol. Looks really good thou! As far as...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-27-2014, 06:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 567
Posted By Jakobie1086
I generally just use olive oil. In a pinch I've...

I generally just use olive oil. In a pinch I've used vegetable oil thou
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-27-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 265
Posted By Jakobie1086
Unfortunately as everyone is about to tell you,...

Unfortunately as everyone is about to tell you, you can't get any performance out of a M42 or M44.

Some people supercharge them or turbo them but you'll still be way under 300hp. Exhaust and a...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-22-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 313
Posted By Jakobie1086
What? M50 intake mani with a good tune shows HP...

What? M50 intake mani with a good tune shows HP gains at high RPM's (post 5000+ IIRC) and allows the motor to breath more air to accommodate other modifications. If you are telling me you never get...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-22-2014, 04:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 334
Posted By Jakobie1086
You do NOT need to use the TDC pin, but the crank...

You do NOT need to use the TDC pin, but the crank still HAS to be a TDC. There is a marking on the front pulley. LW flywheels do not have the hole for the locking pin anyway, and even when they do I...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-16-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 488
Posted By Jakobie1086
This x100000000

This x100000000
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-15-2014, 07:13 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 488
Posted By Jakobie1086
It doesn't matter how far your bushing is pressed...

It doesn't matter how far your bushing is pressed on. The control arm's hard point for forward-back isn't going to ever be a friction based rubber-metal bushing. It's the center balljoint which is...
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