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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-25-2008, 09:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 760
Posted By JBlood
I also have a 1984 318i. I looked and didn't...

I also have a 1984 318i. I looked and didn't find anything worthwhile online... but you are aware that this is a pretty time-consuming process, even more so if you don't remove the head? I would...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-18-2008, 06:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,193
Posted By JBlood
I also have an '84 318i. It sounds like you've...

I also have an '84 318i. It sounds like you've got most of the good suggestions and have a list of things to do. One thing to also check are the grounding straps for the engine itself. There should...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-12-2008, 08:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 659
Posted By JBlood
I know a junk yard would be cheapest, but I...

I know a junk yard would be cheapest, but I looked for months and could not find an LSD for the E30 318. I finally saw a guy on EBAY selling a 3.73 and sent him a message and he got me a 4.10 that...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-07-2008, 09:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 833
Posted By JBlood
If you got the car I have a dash in really good...

If you got the car I have a dash in really good shape....
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-07-2008, 09:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,232
Posted By JBlood
Cheapest and easiest is probably the thermostat. ...

Cheapest and easiest is probably the thermostat. If you are driving shorter distances in a cooler climate it may not be opening, but your engine isn't working hard enough to overheat. If you are...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-07-2008, 09:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 911
Posted By JBlood
There's a sticker on the driver's door jam, or...

There's a sticker on the driver's door jam, or door, that is imprinted with the date of manufacture. If it's been painted you can call your BMW dealer and have them check your VIN...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-07-2008, 09:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,608
Posted By JBlood
I also have an '84 318... It sounds like you've...

I also have an '84 318... It sounds like you've done all of the reasonable things. About the only thing you didn't specifically mention was testing/replacing the Idle Control Unit that sits next to...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 09-26-2007, 05:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,056
Posted By JBlood
Thanks for the input guys... I am not doing it...

Thanks for the input guys... I am not doing it for the HP gain as that is more or less negligable, and the weight is about as low as I can go in class, so yes - I'm doing it to try to get better road...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 09-25-2007, 04:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,056
Posted By JBlood
Power Steering delete?

I'm looking at taking the power steering out of my '84 318i track mobile and putting in a manual rack with a shorter lock-to-lock count. Can it be done? Any ideas? I'm not finding a source for...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-22-2007, 02:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 826
Posted By JBlood
The one from the rack is the return, the one to...

The one from the rack is the return, the one to pump is the feed line....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-27-2007, 11:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 645
Posted By JBlood
I can't answer your question directly, but if you...

I can't answer your question directly, but if you are getting a failed O2 sensor reading it is time to replace all of them, usually around 60,000 miles, unless they are all fairly new and somehow you...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-27-2007, 07:50 AM
Replies: 18,422
Views: 2,034,630
Posted By JBlood
I recently threw on some stainless lines and...

I recently threw on some stainless lines and rebuilt my calipers, so I thought while I was at it I would check on getting them powder coated so they would stand out a little behind my new wheels. I...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-22-2007, 04:22 PM
Replies: 67
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Views: 1,984
Posted By JBlood
Hey Guys - Just something else to consider in...

Hey Guys -
Just something else to consider in this discussion. The dyno, or rolling road, is going to measure your Wheel Horsepower (WHP) and the BMW specs (as well as most after-market...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-10-2007, 12:34 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,682
Posted By JBlood
Hey Pirate - This is a GREAT mod and you...

Hey Pirate -

This is a GREAT mod and you won't regret it. I did mine with the Eurosport kit, so I had all of the components, and it took me about 8hrs, but I work pretty slow. I think of all...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-26-2007, 12:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 487
Posted By JBlood
The various camber/castor plates are about the...

The various camber/castor plates are about the only way to effectively correct your alignment when lowering your vehicle. You can always NOT do anything, but soon enough the price of replacing your...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-23-2007, 10:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 533
Posted By JBlood
Here's what you want.... ...

Here's what you want....

http://www.siastuning.com/ProdforSalePlugnPlay.htm

It'll cost you about $3000 or more, but they say you can do it yourself and it is pretty self explainatory. I'd love...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 03-22-2007, 01:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,178
Posted By JBlood
sold...

sold...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-22-2007, 01:46 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 976
Posted By JBlood
+1 :rofl:

+1 :rofl:
Forum: Wheels and Tires 03-14-2007, 05:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,178
Posted By JBlood
bump...

bump...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-10-2007, 11:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 825
Posted By JBlood
Here you go, should be a quick and easy fix... ...

Here you go, should be a quick and easy fix...


http://realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=BG13&mospid=47485&btnr=11_1487&hg=11&fg=15


Do it yourself and save some money!!!
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-10-2007, 11:21 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 881
Posted By JBlood
I ordered 2 so I could get 200CFM.... That will...

I ordered 2 so I could get 200CFM.... That will be close to the AA Turbo right??? :rofl:
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-07-2007, 02:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,893
Posted By JBlood
The '98 is good, but I wouldn't limit yourself -...

The '98 is good, but I wouldn't limit yourself - most of the OBDII cars (1996+) will be similar, the OBDI cars may have more tuning potential, but will have more miles. The 325 (1991-1995 or so) had...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-07-2007, 11:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 536
Posted By JBlood
Happy Birthday BMW!

I just want to wish a happy birthday to my favorite marque!

and from http://www.history.com/tdih.do?action=tdihArticleCategory&id=7294

1916 : BMW is born

The manufacturing firms of Karl Rapp...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-07-2007, 11:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 633
Posted By JBlood
Welcome to the 'Fest! I really like the...

Welcome to the 'Fest!

I really like the Umnitza products, they seem to be good quality and reasonable prices. I don't have any right now, but that's probably the route I'm going to take. EBAY...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-06-2007, 04:08 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,858
Posted By JBlood
The carbon fiber intake pictured is for the S54...

The carbon fiber intake pictured is for the S54 (E46 M3) engine with the 6 throttle bodies, probably won't work for you, or most of us. It looks like a sweet set-up though, nice smooth lines with a...
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