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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-26-2013, 05:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 843
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: 801
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: 431
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: 431
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: 431
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: 801
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: 431
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: 801
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: 801
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: 801
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: 801
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: 922
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: 1,740
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: 986
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: 922
Posted By j_schroeder
Wtb: 5-spd swap for 330ci

Bump


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Forum: Parting Out 04-27-2013, 06:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 922
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: 1,407
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: 1,407
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: 1,407
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...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-15-2013, 08:36 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,407
Posted By j_schroeder
So I very much dislike two bolt flanges like we...

So I very much dislike two bolt flanges like we have on our exhaust. I'm debating on cutting them off and swapping to two v-band flanges. It won't really be any extra work since the exhaust is going...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-12-2013, 10:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 284
Posted By j_schroeder
Ok I guess what I meant to say is in debating...

Ok I guess what I meant to say is in debating wether or not I should paint the bumper grill and fog light bezels like a dark grayish color to break up all the black. The bumper itself will be paint...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-12-2013, 12:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 284
Posted By j_schroeder
All stitched up!

So as some of you know my bimmer had a little run in with a concrete wall in February. Well after a few weeks and good amount of parts she is back together. The car runs and drives perfect, actually...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-11-2013, 07:56 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,407
Posted By j_schroeder
It is very raspy up top! The sound at low rpms...

It is very raspy up top! The sound at low rpms isn't to bad though.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-11-2013, 04:16 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,407
Posted By j_schroeder
It was very tedious and time consuming to say the...

It was very tedious and time consuming to say the least.

On a brighter note, the powerband from 2.5k/3k and up is awesome!

As for the exhaust, I'm running the factory system (i replaced the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-11-2013, 10:24 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,407
Posted By j_schroeder
I was really disappointed in them. Thank god I...

I was really disappointed in them. Thank god I have a tig welder and know how to use it.
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