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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-23-2012, 08:05 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,346
Posted By cpatti
For right now I don't wana build a motor cuz once...

For right now I don't wana build a motor cuz once my n1 gets in I want to spend most of my time building that one up I'd like to just replace the hg and beef it up to handle the forced induction...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-18-2012, 10:22 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,346
Posted By cpatti
yes please do im really interested to here what...

yes please do im really interested to here what you have to say on the topic, this is my first time going on a forum and askng for info, im used to having really knowlegeabke people around me, but...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-18-2012, 10:18 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,346
Posted By cpatti
this is true ha.

this is true ha.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-18-2012, 10:06 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,346
Posted By cpatti
wow thats interesting, how durable are those...

wow thats interesting, how durable are those motors and how hard are they to come buy and a fairly decent price/
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-18-2012, 09:52 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,346
Posted By cpatti
my realistic goals are im looking to have about...

my realistic goals are im looking to have about 500 horse power on average but when nessicary tune it or tweek the turbo/ charger to give me a little more
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-18-2012, 09:49 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,346
Posted By cpatti
so the ls motor witht he six speed tranny is only...

so the ls motor witht he six speed tranny is only about 20 pounds heavier than the bmw i6
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-18-2012, 09:48 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,346
Posted By cpatti
you seem to be pretty knowlege able about these...

you seem to be pretty knowlege able about these cars. im not completely against the idea of a motor swap but i dont want to carry a tank of a motor in the front of my car and compromise my handling...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-18-2012, 09:33 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,346
Posted By cpatti
im also worried about the handling too idk how...

im also worried about the handling too idk how this motor will effect it, how much heavier is it than the i6?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-18-2012, 09:32 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,346
Posted By cpatti
im looking for the reliablity of the motor. i...

im looking for the reliablity of the motor. i know the bmw i6 are bullet proof pretty much haha, and what kinda weight are we talking about adding to the car with the v8? even though it sounds like i...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-18-2012, 09:28 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,346
Posted By cpatti
what kinda kit are we talking about, the turbo? i...

what kinda kit are we talking about, the turbo? i was hoping to get about 500 hp out of it and be able to sustain that kindda power with out causing some serious damage or having to rebuild more than...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-18-2012, 09:21 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,346
Posted By cpatti
i didnt know i could do that, about how much...

i didnt know i could do that, about how much would it cost and would it be more beneficial as putiing a turbo or sc, and is that engine as reliable as the i6
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-18-2012, 09:20 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,346
Posted By cpatti
haha yea good idea, not looking to hurt anyone,...

haha yea good idea, not looking to hurt anyone, just wana show hey just cuz its an older bmw doesnt mean i cant hang witha v8
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-18-2012, 09:18 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,346
Posted By cpatti
yea man im prepared to drop 10,000 into this car...

yea man im prepared to drop 10,000 into this car i can do anything i want to it, i can get some parts fabricated and i can get a tune done at my buddis shop,
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-18-2012, 09:15 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,346
Posted By cpatti
yea not saying it was you, i do apreciate the...

yea not saying it was you, i do apreciate the input, i just got this car and want a more than average daily driver so i want spend a little on this and save up for the N1 mods :)
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-18-2012, 09:07 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,346
Posted By cpatti
budget im not worried about, i can spend more i...

budget im not worried about, i can spend more i just wouldnt like to cuz i wana save for my project car, with the turbo what kinda horsepower am i looking at and what kinda tuneshould i be lookind...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-18-2012, 09:03 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,346
Posted By cpatti
you guys can hate on my knowlege of cars. i know...

you guys can hate on my knowlege of cars. i know bmws are designed for handling over a straight shot, i just wanted it to go faster and be able to hang with the american muscle. its not the car i...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-18-2012, 08:42 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,346
Posted By cpatti
budget, 10,000. horsepower: depends idk what the...

budget, 10,000. horsepower: depends idk what the vehicle can handle. im used to racing bikes not cars. this is a daily driver, but i want to also be able to have fun when i want and not have to take...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-16-2012, 12:12 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,346
Posted By cpatti
yes i have bilsten shocks and h&r springs. i over...

yes i have bilsten shocks and h&r springs. i over shot it with racing. its performance suspension. yes unidirectional summer tires im running 51 psi. its fast i just want it to go faster im tired of...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-16-2012, 11:46 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,346
Posted By cpatti
i know. welll for now its my daily but i want to...

i know. welll for now its my daily but i want to turn it into a project car. ive a lready started with a dinan programer a slam kit, and a racing suspencion with uni-directional tires. also ive...
Forum: Forced Induction 10-16-2012, 11:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 9,163
Posted By cpatti
looking to turbo charge / super charge my 98 m3...

looking to turbo charge / super charge my 98 m3 what is a better option for this series
Forum: Forced Induction 10-16-2012, 11:10 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 4,753
Posted By cpatti
im looking to turbo charge or super charge my 98...

im looking to turbo charge or super charge my 98 m3 which would you recomend
Forum: Forced Induction 10-16-2012, 11:07 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 9,159
Posted By cpatti
looking to turbo or supercharge my 98 m3 which is...

looking to turbo or supercharge my 98 m3 which is the better of the two for the motor.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-16-2012, 10:50 AM
Replies: 103,537
Views: 3,001,482
Posted By cpatti
i own a 98 bmw m3 i want to put some serious work...

i own a 98 bmw m3 i want to put some serious work into it i want to start with the mechanics first. i have plans for a turbo or bot types of chargers i was wondering if anyone could give some advice...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-16-2012, 10:28 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,346
Posted By cpatti
1998 m3 turbo, supercharger, or neither

I own a 1998 m3 and im debating on a turbo screw supercharger, centrifugal supercharger, or leaving it alone, i know all the pros and cons of each i want some personal experiences with the individual...
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