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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-23-2015, 05:07 PM
Replies: 28
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Posted By jayjaya29
You got your work cut out for ya there. I hope...

You got your work cut out for ya there. I hope you have access to a press and good tools.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-23-2015, 03:36 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 327
Posted By jayjaya29
BBKs are for looks. They usually don't decrease...

BBKs are for looks. They usually don't decrease braking distances. What they do provide is fade resistance.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-23-2015, 09:33 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 327
Posted By jayjaya29
Modern brake pads don't off gas anymore either,...

Modern brake pads don't off gas anymore either, that was a problem in the 60s.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-23-2015, 09:22 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 327
Posted By jayjaya29
Losing brake ability in the rain? What?...

Losing brake ability in the rain? What? Completely not true.

Based on that my car should be a part of the armco barriers at watkins glen because I was racing there in the wet with non drilled...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-22-2015, 09:17 AM
Replies: 1,107
Views: 41,289
Posted By jayjaya29
Nassau Coliseum on Long Island, its not the...

Nassau Coliseum on Long Island, its not the greatest lot but its all we got on LI, so its gonna suck losing it. I'll be doing events there May 2nd and 3rd.

Just my luck that I have a wedding in...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-22-2015, 08:57 AM
Replies: 12,201
Views: 289,301
Posted By jayjaya29
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BIg5jg44OG4 ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BIg5jg44OG4

http://www.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.php?1957969-E36-M3-Temp-gage-with-buffer-bypassed-%28-video-%29
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-22-2015, 08:10 AM
Replies: 12,201
Views: 289,301
Posted By jayjaya29
The temperature is buffered at the gauge. The...

The temperature is buffered at the gauge. The temp from the DME is clean, which is what I use to monitor temps with my homebrew setup.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-22-2015, 07:40 AM
Replies: 12,201
Views: 289,301
Posted By jayjaya29
I don't agree. An engine with a properly...

I don't agree. An engine with a properly functioning cooling system will hover around the thermostat's temperature. The thermostat regulates the engines temperature.

If the thermostat is 80c when...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-22-2015, 07:36 AM
Replies: 1,107
Views: 41,289
Posted By jayjaya29
Yeah its definitely a bit corny. Bit of a...

Yeah its definitely a bit corny.

Bit of a shame since we won't be able to race at that location come June.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-21-2015, 09:35 PM
Replies: 1,107
Views: 41,289
Posted By jayjaya29
Cool video of some of the autocrosses I...

Cool video of some of the autocrosses I participate in on Long Island:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fHHzlpvjYI4
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-21-2015, 09:34 PM
Replies: 12,201
Views: 289,301
Posted By jayjaya29
With an 80c thermostat, the engine NEVER gets up...

With an 80c thermostat, the engine NEVER gets up to its designed operating temperature. Performance and emissions suffer.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-21-2015, 03:57 PM
Replies: 12,201
Views: 289,301
Posted By jayjaya29
Stay with the 88c thermostat.

Stay with the 88c thermostat.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-21-2015, 03:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 323
Posted By jayjaya29
I would jump on the bronze $1000 car.

I would jump on the bronze $1000 car.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-20-2015, 12:49 PM
Replies: 1,107
Views: 41,289
Posted By jayjaya29
Thanks for the feedback on those pads Don, I was...

Thanks for the feedback on those pads Don, I was considering going with them. Gonna pick up a set of Z-rated as well.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-20-2015, 10:33 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 753
Posted By jayjaya29
Depending on what pads you installed you may need...

Depending on what pads you installed you may need to bed the pads to get a firmer pedal.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-17-2015, 04:09 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 4,459
Posted By jayjaya29
PBR/Axxis MMs are decent pads. They can be very...

PBR/Axxis MMs are decent pads. They can be very noisy though.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-17-2015, 10:51 AM
Replies: 12,201
Views: 289,301
Posted By jayjaya29
This happens to me all the time. My M3 was jacked...

This happens to me all the time. My M3 was jacked up all winter while I was working on some projects. Finally got her back onto her wheels and I was like damn I forgot how low it sits. :rofl:
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-16-2015, 11:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 279
Posted By jayjaya29
They look like the stock tailights.

They look like the stock tailights.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-15-2015, 11:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 278
Posted By jayjaya29
You are missing these (which you can use from...

You are missing these (which you can use from your e36):

http://www.bavauto.com/assets/product_images/hardpart/34111157041.jpg
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-14-2015, 03:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 278
Posted By jayjaya29
You can use the ones from your calipers.

You can use the ones from your calipers.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-10-2015, 06:57 AM
Replies: 313
Views: 16,118
Posted By jayjaya29
Looking good!

Looking good!
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-09-2015, 07:04 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 753
Posted By jayjaya29
No, the brake lines are made out of steel.

No, the brake lines are made out of steel.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-08-2015, 08:45 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 753
Posted By jayjaya29
From personal experience do not attach a flexible...

From personal experience do not attach a flexible brake line to a hardline without securing the connection point to the body (or some other rigid part). AKA, use the stock bracket if at all possible....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-03-2015, 04:27 PM
Replies: 12,201
Views: 289,301
Posted By jayjaya29
Not more then slightly snug. 2 finger on wrench...

Not more then slightly snug. 2 finger on wrench tight
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-01-2015, 08:39 PM
Replies: 1,107
Views: 41,289
Posted By jayjaya29
Unless the car was spraying oil on the ground...

Unless the car was spraying oil on the ground while idling, you would pass tech easily.
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