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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) Yesterday, 09:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 144
Posted By Jakobie1086
There is a green wire running to your DME from...

There is a green wire running to your DME from the EWS module. On the engine harness plug (The round plug next to your fuse box under the hood) it will be on pin #7. Check for yourself, it's a 18awg...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-09-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 347
Posted By Jakobie1086
Dis shud do da job ...

Dis shud do da job

http://turbokraft.com/catalog/images/GT35RS.jpg
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-07-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 214
Posted By Jakobie1086
Sounds like your are Military. If so, you will...

Sounds like your are Military. If so, you will almost undoubtedly not be able to bring a vehicle with your, but who knows just ask your CO.
$15k is WAY to much. If you can import a E36 from Germany...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-07-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,635
Posted By Jakobie1086
It's a street car and the stock brakes are more...

It's a street car and the stock brakes are more than good enough for street driving. I did go to front vented thou. Our AER 332ti has M3 fronts. The Z3 rear trailing arm swap is good for a track car...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-04-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,635
Posted By Jakobie1086
SHE IS ON THE ROAD! Sold my beater E24 and now...

SHE IS ON THE ROAD! Sold my beater E24 and now it's my daily for a little bit!

SO far I got 430 miles on the motor, and she's running great. Pulling like a beast, even thou I can't really romp on...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-02-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 250
Posted By Jakobie1086
I remember my second car I ever had when I was...

I remember my second car I ever had when I was 17... a 328i. I did a whole bunch of work and it just clicked and wouldn't start. I was young(er) and VERY dumb(er?). Checked the battery and saw 12v so...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-28-2014, 05:34 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 625
Posted By Jakobie1086
[/CENTER] Whoa whoa whoa... don't use a...

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Whoa whoa whoa... don't use a harbor freight hammer. It will most likely will explode and kill everyone in the room.

To actually address OP; I would suggest megasquirt to learn to...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-24-2014, 03:14 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 147
Posted By Jakobie1086
M50TU Stroker Data Thread

Just wanna lay down some CR numbers and such for the M54B30 rotating assembly in a M50B25 3.0L stroker. I see it being asked often so one thread to link to could help

Use this:...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-23-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 549
Posted By Jakobie1086
A E36, especially a rag top 328i or even worse...

A E36, especially a rag top 328i or even worse M3, has got to be one of the WORST cars you could buy in your place. Your maintenance budget is doable only if you work on it yourself. These cars...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-17-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 364
Posted By Jakobie1086
Perform a leakdown test.

Perform a leakdown test.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-17-2014, 02:46 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 525
Posted By Jakobie1086
I am just finishing up a year long restoration I...

I am just finishing up a year long restoration I did on jackstands.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-17-2014, 02:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 216
Posted By Jakobie1086
What? If you blew your HG why the hell do you...

What? If you blew your HG why the hell do you wanna replace the block?? It's a beefy cast iron block they don't even warp. You need to pull your head and replace the gasket... and while the head is...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-17-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 525
Posted By Jakobie1086
Hey, 6 cylinder swaps into ti's is my thing :D ...

Hey, 6 cylinder swaps into ti's is my thing :D

PM me with specific questions. As for everything else you need to know; go to 318ti.org.

The swap is very easy but ads up quick Any E36 motor will...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-16-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 157
Posted By Jakobie1086
Yeah an alignment isn't just tire wear. Alignment...

Yeah an alignment isn't just tire wear. Alignment affects the handling of the car in how it tracts, corners, and handles bump steer. You drive a BMW so treat it like a BMW please :thumbup:

Also,...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-12-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 290
Posted By Jakobie1086
It's very very very easy to remove the intake...

It's very very very easy to remove the intake manifold and it will make the job easy. Just do it.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-10-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 267
Posted By Jakobie1086
Well you have a shlt load of problems there and...

Well you have a shlt load of problems there and it would be a good idea to just start fixing them one by one. I'm sure there is piles of vacuum leaks
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-10-2014, 07:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 267
Posted By Jakobie1086
Ok well there is a few things here I find...

Ok well there is a few things here I find interesting. For starters, unless you have a swapped dif which is unlikley, 5th gear at 50mph will net you 2111rpm. Shifting to 4th at this time would put...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-06-2014, 02:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 371
Posted By Jakobie1086
Wut. There is no E36 2.5L M3 motor. There is a...

Wut. There is no E36 2.5L M3 motor. There is a E36 3.0 and 3.2 M3 motor.... and your 328i came with a 2.8L.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-27-2014, 04:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 324
Posted By Jakobie1086
Negative. Torsion bars are different type of...

Negative. Torsion bars are different type of suspension often found in front end of light duty trucks and SUV's. Ladder bars are designed to brace rear solid axles on leaf springs to prevent from...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-27-2014, 03:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 480
Posted By Jakobie1086
Use GT1 to check for EWS fault codes. If you...

Use GT1 to check for EWS fault codes. If you can't do this yourself, take to a dealer. I work for a BMW dealership and we recently had a 95 with a no start issue, GT1 showed fault codes for EWS. We...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-27-2014, 03:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 324
Posted By Jakobie1086
I did the same thing twice now, on a 328i and a...

I did the same thing twice now, on a 328i and a 318ti. The 328i uses a different rear subframe design but the work is pretty straight forward. For example for some motivation; my ti...

Pulled...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-24-2014, 07:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 386
Posted By Jakobie1086
Son you ain't running 11's no matter what dif you...

Son you ain't running 11's no matter what dif you put in it.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-16-2014, 09:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 190
Posted By Jakobie1086
Those are the wires for the midrange and tweeter...

Those are the wires for the midrange and tweeter door speakers.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-15-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 3,737
Posted By Jakobie1086
I have this going on in my project 330ti. It's...

I have this going on in my project 330ti. It's actually real nice for the price.

However, it is single 3" pipe. I thought it was 2.4" like the ad said and it shows up and I measure it.... 3". It's...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-13-2014, 04:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 173
Posted By Jakobie1086
Your camera is drunk

Your camera is drunk
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