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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-26-2015, 03:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 257
Posted By j_schroeder
What did you use for the clutch/flywheel setup? I...

What did you use for the clutch/flywheel setup? I bought a 6spd and plan on doing the swap when I have time or my trans goes. The one thing that I really haven't decided on was the clutch.


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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-17-2015, 06:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 408
Posted By j_schroeder
Bump

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-13-2015, 02:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 408
Posted By j_schroeder
That was with the key on run, but the car wasn't...

That was with the key on run, but the car wasn't running. It won't really idle on its own
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-13-2015, 01:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 408
Posted By j_schroeder
Ok so I'm getting 12v to both the signal and...

Ok so I'm getting 12v to both the signal and power supply on the sensor. The ground is also good.
The car runs fine for a second or two right at startup then falls on its face. Could this be a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-10-2015, 07:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 408
Posted By j_schroeder
I will admit I did ark the positive battery cable...

I will admit I did ark the positive battery cable to the valve cover when changing the vcg. I was under the impression that the battery was already disconnected.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-10-2015, 04:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 408
Posted By j_schroeder
2001 540 6spd issues

Ok so I'm no stranger to the bmw world as I also have a e46 330ci and an e21 320. I have been on this forum for a while just not in the 5 series section. This is my first bmw v-8 and it's driving me...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-26-2013, 05:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 989
Posted By j_schroeder
emp stewart?

I bought the Stewart and love it. Also ecs's aluminum w/p pulley is a nice touch.


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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-26-2013, 05:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,455
Posted By j_schroeder
6 speed swap!

Would somebody be able to go into detail on the machine work that has to be done for the flywheel, or a reference to a good DIY? I want to know what I have to do before I buy a 5 spd clutch.

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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-23-2013, 03:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 527
Posted By j_schroeder
No power to the blower motor

Well I got it to work with the melted plug. Turns out I must have not fully plugged the blower motor in ( small space to fit my hand) after I tested it the first time. So all is well now, thanks for...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-21-2013, 04:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 527
Posted By j_schroeder
No power to the blower motor

So I got to the resistor pack only to find more surprises. The plug for the res was all melted, so of course the new res didn't fix the issue. I'm fairly confident the problem lies in the melted...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-17-2013, 01:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 527
Posted By j_schroeder
No power to the blower motor

Yea, the fuses in the glove box were both fine.


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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-16-2013, 06:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,455
Posted By j_schroeder
6 speed swap!

I am likening the idea of the grip force. My gf's step dad has a cnc machine so he might do it for cheap. But I need a little more info on what I exactly have to do as far as the machine work.

And...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-16-2013, 04:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 527
Posted By j_schroeder
No power to the blower motor

So my blower quit all together last week, none of the speeds work. I am able to get the motor to spin if I put power to it though. My thought is resistor but I want to make sure first, any thoughts?...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-16-2013, 03:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,455
Posted By j_schroeder
6 speed swap!

Also just to be clear,I will not be able to use the oem 6-speed clutch and flywheel setup?


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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-16-2013, 03:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,455
Posted By j_schroeder
6 speed swap!

Ok so where is a good place I get a center force clutch? I checked their site and they didn't have anything.

Is there a good write up anywhere for the 6 speed conversion? I'm coming from an...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-15-2013, 08:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,455
Posted By j_schroeder
6 speed swap!

I got the driveshaft with the trans so that is taken care of. Now with the clutch I drive a lot for work so I don't want something that is going to be stiff. I only have headers and don't plan on...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-15-2013, 07:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,455
Posted By j_schroeder
6 speed swap!

So I recently bought a 6 speed from an 04 zhp to swap into my 01 330ci. Do I need to use the 5 speed flex plate? Or will the 6 speed one work with my motor? Cause I remember seeing something about...
Forum: Parting Out 05-25-2013, 07:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 971
Posted By j_schroeder
Wtb: 5-spd swap for 330ci

Bump


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Forum: Parting Out 05-12-2013, 04:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,905
Posted By j_schroeder
3.15 LSD for sale $300 Will ship

Do you think the diff will fit an 01 330ci?


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Forum: Parting Out 04-30-2013, 10:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,274
Posted By j_schroeder
E46 M3 Front End Everything Part-out!!

What kind of trans is it? If its the 6-speed how much for the trans and driveshaft? Also if possible how much for the rear cradle with diff and brakes included?


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Forum: Parting Out 04-30-2013, 10:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 971
Posted By j_schroeder
Wtb: 5-spd swap for 330ci

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Forum: Parting Out 04-27-2013, 06:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 971
Posted By j_schroeder
Wtb: 5-spd swap for 330ci

Looking for a 5-speed swap, I'm in Michigan but willing to drive or pay for shipping.
Pm if you have anything


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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-15-2013, 08:39 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,275
Posted By j_schroeder
pics of your setup?

pics of your setup?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-15-2013, 06:56 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,275
Posted By j_schroeder
Wow I can't believe you guys pay that much for a...

Wow I can't believe you guys pay that much for a weld! I custom made an x-pipe to replace small center res out of a stainless j/u mandrel bent piece. I plan on replacing the other res with two...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-15-2013, 09:26 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,275
Posted By j_schroeder
Well the seal is the issue, it is leaking now due...

Well the seal is the issue, it is leaking now due to the angle being slightly off between the two flanges on the passenger side. I've never been a fan of them due to this aspect.

As for the...
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