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Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) Yesterday, 10:25 AM
Replies: 5
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Posted By VicVegas84
Thanks for your input Steve. The car will be...

Thanks for your input Steve. The car will be boosted with a C38 and all supporting mods. Shooting for 400+ WHP. I will go ahead and order the rod bolts as well then, and leave the cylinder walls...
Forum: Forced Induction 10-21-2014, 08:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 519
Posted By VicVegas84
And up.

And up.
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 10-21-2014, 08:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 308
Posted By VicVegas84
Steve, I heeded your advice and ordered ARP...

Steve,

I heeded your advice and ordered ARP main bolts. Should I also do ARP rod bolts? Or are the factory replacements strong enough? The factory replacement is $120 less.

I inspected the rod...
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 10-08-2014, 07:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 308
Posted By VicVegas84
Bump

Bump
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 09-29-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 308
Posted By VicVegas84
Advice Needed: S52 Motor Work

Hi All,

I had a head failure (cracked) on my S52. The motor has 88k. I have a fully rebuilt head I will be using in its place. The motor is out of the car. I also have a AA C38 kit. This motor...
Forum: Forced Induction 07-23-2014, 08:40 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 519
Posted By VicVegas84
To the top!

To the top!
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-23-2014, 08:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 168
Posted By VicVegas84
When I did some research on this before there...

When I did some research on this before there were two options, one of which was a bad route to go. Any thoughts here?

Also, Does anyone have the calculation to figure compression ratio?

TIA!
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-18-2014, 08:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 168
Posted By VicVegas84
Definitive Answer? Looking for the Right Direction on a Head Spacer

Hi All,

When I started my build a year ago, I did quite a bit of research into dropping the compression with a head spacer. I have since forgotten/lost that information, and am looking for the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-18-2014, 08:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 124
Posted By VicVegas84
Help Needed: Schematic for AA C38 Rotrex Bracket/Mount

Hi All,

Long story short, I bought a bum AA C30 kit. The charger is worthless, planetary gears are probably shot and i'm not going to attempt a rebuild. I bought a mint C38, but now need the...
Forum: Forced Induction 06-12-2014, 08:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 519
Posted By VicVegas84
Needed: Schematic for AA C38 M50 series Mount

Hi All,

Long story short, I bought a bum AA C30 kit. The charger is worthless, planetary gears are probably shot and i'm not going to attempt a rebuild. I bought a mint C38, but now need the...
Forum: Forced Induction 04-24-2013, 01:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,669
Posted By VicVegas84
Help Needed: E46 Non-M Supercharger Kit on a E36 M3

I picked up a non-M C30 Active Auto supercharger kit for an excellent deal. (The charger is in need of a rebuild)

My question is, what parts will I need to make this work with my car?

I'm...
Forum: Exterior 04-24-2013, 08:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,438
Posted By VicVegas84
Are these for a 4 door or 2 door?

Are these for a 4 door or 2 door?
Forum: Suspension and Braking 04-24-2013, 08:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,109
Posted By VicVegas84
Do you still have this?

Do you still have this?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-11-2012, 09:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 415
Posted By VicVegas84
My thought is I can recoup some of the costs by...

My thought is I can recoup some of the costs by selling my motor/trans. I will definitely by using ARP hardware, as thats personally why I think the HG failed; probably on a downshift I didn't rev...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-11-2012, 08:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 415
Posted By VicVegas84
Advice & Opinions Needed: Blown HG - 98 M3/4/5 88k miles

Hi Guys,

I recently discovered I've had a HG failure. Very disappointing as my car only has 88k, hasn't been tracked and has been well maintained. I'm concerned the head might be cracked as well....
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