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Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-19-2015, 06:38 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 4,126
Posted By BB_cuda
Is there a minimum depth of bowl needed? My...

Is there a minimum depth of bowl needed? My point is what if you got custom pistons where bowl was enlarged diameter but shallower depth to compensate for same volume....to keep same comp ratio?
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Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-14-2015, 10:15 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,298
Posted By BB_cuda
Something doesn't smell right here. 2...

Something doesn't smell right here.

2 reasons.

First, pressure would be blowing out of the leak not sucking into it except when absolutely no boost coming from turbo. Ask me how i know. My...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-13-2015, 03:25 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,533
Posted By BB_cuda
Oregon is a little different though. No self...

Oregon is a little different though. No self serve pumping there. State aims to do it for safety reasons. Not sure of head to head price difference for similar fuel market ... Perhaps across WA...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-13-2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,298
Posted By BB_cuda
UKBimmer, I think it fair that they explain why...

UKBimmer, I think it fair that they explain why sooooo early. It would seem to me your X5D is atypical of of ANY M57 let alone an X5 with low and high press EGR. I would insist that they verify...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-13-2015, 11:42 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,533
Posted By BB_cuda
Down another 10 cents to $2.299/gallon

Down another 10 cents to $2.299/gallon
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-12-2015, 01:55 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,298
Posted By BB_cuda
Unfortunately, its the other way around for VW...

Unfortunately, its the other way around for VW Jetta TDI owners . I'm sure it's all in the marketing of not having another consumable liquid.

There is subtle difference here though. Less oxygen...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-11-2015, 01:05 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,298
Posted By BB_cuda
Thought about OP's very early buildup. I wonder...

Thought about OP's very early buildup. I wonder if there is a problem where way too high duty cycle on high press EGR or correspondingly way too low DC on low press EGR. I wonder if low press EGR...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-10-2015, 09:55 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 4,126
Posted By BB_cuda
I presume early means before M57 came to North...

I presume early means before M57 came to North America. I don't have your cam but sure learning from this conversation. What year of M57 are you referring to?
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-10-2015, 09:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 581
Posted By BB_cuda
I had a crack repaired by local glass company....

I had a crack repaired by local glass company. They warned me that they needed to drill the impact point that crack originated from. They further warned that the drilling might cause crack to shoot...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-10-2015, 08:44 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 4,126
Posted By BB_cuda
Looking at the parts shown in each link, the...

Looking at the parts shown in each link, the injection pump's sprocket part number is same. 13522247566

bmwfans has this part for ~$111. http://bmwfans.info/parts-catalog/13522247566/

So, I'm...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-10-2015, 08:14 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 4,126
Posted By BB_cuda
http://www.estore-central.com/bmw-parts-catalog/E4...

http://www.estore-central.com/bmw-parts-catalog/E46-320d-M47/Sedan/Engine/Timing-Gear-Timing-Chain-Top/

I googled M47 timing chain and this popped up. I see prices in pounds and dollars so this...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-30-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,168
Posted By BB_cuda
Floyd, I qualitatively agree with you that 328D...

Floyd, I qualitatively agree with you that 328D will be worked harder as compared to 335D. What i'm hearing more recently is that X5D are starting to show up with CBU now but it is just taking...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-30-2014, 08:14 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,168
Posted By BB_cuda
Spencer500, you have a PM about proactive methods

Spencer500, you have a PM about proactive methods
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-29-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,168
Posted By BB_cuda
OP, per your last post, you're already convinced...

OP, per your last post, you're already convinced the 328d is the better long term prospect. It would be fair to say that most of the skeletons are out of the 335d closet but it is early for a 328d. ...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-29-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 19,295
Posted By BB_cuda
yes, getting Spiderboot put in w/Stage 2 +...

yes, getting Spiderboot put in w/Stage 2 + alphabet deletes. I thought MPF allowed me to switch in and out different tunes. You sent me a very informative PM that i need to go look at again. I had...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-29-2014, 12:22 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 19,295
Posted By BB_cuda
@Greek, Us far away peeps aren't in a good...

@Greek, Us far away peeps aren't in a good position for the extra fine tunes. I sent in ECU today for stage 2 + alphabet deletes. I'm joining with you "up north" guys. I presume Jarek will be able to...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-28-2014, 04:33 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,533
Posted By BB_cuda
$2.39 per gallon at Chevron with gift card on...

$2.39 per gallon at Chevron with gift card on south side of Houston
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-19-2014, 12:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,286
Posted By BB_cuda
Ah but good and regular maintenance keeps both...

Ah but good and regular maintenance keeps both motors revving high ;-)
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-16-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 4,126
Posted By BB_cuda
I hadn't heard from Bodacious in a little while....

I hadn't heard from Bodacious in a little while. I thought I'd kick this back up to the top. I read many many pages of his Dodge truck build (link way up above in this thread). He is a serious...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-10-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,417
Posted By BB_cuda
OP said he is now living in Europe again and...

OP said he is now living in Europe again and looking for something. His user profile says Nashville, TN but he's in Europe . Go read post #1 again.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-09-2014, 04:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,417
Posted By BB_cuda
Very clean car. Like the wagon and did anyone...

Very clean car. Like the wagon and did anyone else notice the manual transmission. Does OP speak German?
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-07-2014, 06:35 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,533
Posted By BB_cuda
picture says it all

This blew me away. Going rate around here is $3.29/gallon or more for top tier fuel. Prices in red pertain to regular unleaded. People get confused when smaller diesel sign is just below the red cash...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-02-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,241
Posted By BB_cuda
okay, forgive me but we need some background...

okay, forgive me but we need some background here. Why did you change the ECU? Was there a tune involved or is current ECU with OEM code? I don't hang out over here much so if you have this in...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 11-30-2014, 08:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 831
Posted By BB_cuda
Way to go FM. Happy for you completing the...

Way to go FM. Happy for you completing the payoff. I hope our cars can last 150,000 miles without nuisance. The drive train is solid. The emissions systems will be the question of whether the path...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 11-24-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 4,126
Posted By BB_cuda
PM sent about parts.

PM sent about parts.
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