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Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 07-20-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 10,626
Posted By TDIwyse
An interesting history lesson about civil...

An interesting history lesson about civil disobedience and not following federal law ... The law could've saved a lot of carbon emissions as well as particulate emissions from increased tire, road...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-26-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,313
Posted By TDIwyse
Those of us who are technically inclined and...

Those of us who are technically inclined and involved in engineering/science will :-) We're also likely the only ones who are really, really enjoying the gritty details being discussed.
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Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-25-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,313
Posted By TDIwyse
I think my post #27 would give testable and...

I think my post #27 would give testable and quantifiable evidence that would answer his question...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-25-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,535
Posted By TDIwyse
Approaching 50k and due to the modified nature of...

Approaching 50k and due to the modified nature of the vehicle wanted to get an idea on how the transmission is holding up.

This time I changed the pan as well. Attached some pics.

The...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-25-2014, 06:52 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,313
Posted By TDIwyse
Just some things to consider regarding wether or...

Just some things to consider regarding wether or not the DPF actually improves or hurts "pollution", and what should be more important, human health.
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Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-25-2014, 05:59 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,313
Posted By TDIwyse
I love it when wxman posts, it's always good...

I love it when wxman posts, it's always good stuff.

sirbikes, if you have something like the Bavarian Technic tool you can see the pressure delta pre/post DPF.
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Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-23-2014, 05:09 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,335
Posted By TDIwyse
Hope you enjoy your new ride. Curious for...

Hope you enjoy your new ride.

Curious for the link to the 14% more energy content. It was my understanding that BTU content of diesel and gasoline were ~127,464 BTU/US gal...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-04-2014, 02:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 665
Posted By TDIwyse
Thanks. Which video are you referring to...

Thanks.

Which video are you referring to that had the service light? My drag slicks don't have the TPMS's and have triggered sound/lights. Depending on which specific video you're referring...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-04-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 414
Posted By TDIwyse
I must be in the minority. I look for biodiesel...

I must be in the minority. I look for biodiesel blended stations.

Have had 3 common rail diesels and several rotary pumped diesels. All ran lots of biodiesel in them. Much of it on home...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 05-31-2014, 04:33 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 959
Posted By TDIwyse
If your car works like mine... you'll find...

If your car works like mine... you'll find vacuum, not pressure.

see pics and video from posts 319-321.

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=867543&page=15
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 05-19-2014, 05:01 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 665
Posted By TDIwyse
Hold on ... it's far from stock and I'm not an...

Hold on ... it's far from stock and I'm not an excellent driver. I've done ~12 1/4 passes is all. And as you can see from the 60' times I wasn't able to figure out how to effectively launch the...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 05-19-2014, 04:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 665
Posted By TDIwyse
I've looked at several different formula's for...

I've looked at several different formula's for converting trap speed/ET to HP. They give really big numbers. If you look at the pwr curve of the 335d it's pretty flat across the rpm's where the...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 05-19-2014, 04:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 665
Posted By TDIwyse
I use that setup in the winter in the car and...

I use that setup in the winter in the car and truck. Good midwest Redneck traction aids :-)
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 05-18-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 665
Posted By TDIwyse
Not sure. Maybe next time I go to the track I'll...

Not sure. Maybe next time I go to the track I'll try it on my street tires and find out. I'm certain the 60' launch time will suffer, but that would just give more time to accelerate which can lead...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 05-18-2014, 04:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 665
Posted By TDIwyse
Into the 11's: 11.8 sec 120 mph 1/4 mile

After last weeks bad weather and a 12.1 sec 1/4 mile I was looking for another opportunity to break into the 11's. Found out there's another NHRA sanctioned track within driving distance and they...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 05-15-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 308
Posted By TDIwyse
Had all the nannies off for these runs. On...

Had all the nannies off for these runs. On street tires I need to not have all the nannies off or the car can get sideways pretty easily.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 05-15-2014, 02:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 308
Posted By TDIwyse
12.1 second quarter mile

For those of you interested in such things...

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=984045

Weather was sub par. Density Altitude conditions in the >2000 ft category. Had a rain...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 03-05-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 565
Posted By TDIwyse
Ha! Yes, I'm a farmboy who's a bit of a High...

Ha! Yes, I'm a farmboy who's a bit of a High Tech RedNeck ... :-)

I used some left over kydex left over from some custom holster press/forming work. It's light, easy to work with, keeps its...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 02-24-2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 9,334
Posted By TDIwyse
Hmmm... Upper 13's to lower 14's is what most...

Hmmm... Upper 13's to lower 14's is what most magazines report for stock.

http://www.motortrend.com/roadtests/oneyear/1012_2009_bmw_335d_verdict/viewall.html

14.2 sec at 98.1 mph.
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Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-24-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 621
Posted By TDIwyse
http://extrudehoneafm.com/ I've used them on...

http://extrudehoneafm.com/

I've used them on some injectors for my jeep/cummins conversion. They can precisely increase the nozzle openings on fuel injectors to increase volume of fuel injected. ...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-16-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 9,109
Posted By TDIwyse
Man, this is getting out of hand... Yes, I...

Man, this is getting out of hand...

Yes, I took one for US "M57 Team" by spending significant $'s and down time to ship the DPF over there. Ecotune spent significant $'s and time to create a US...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-07-2014, 06:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 525
Posted By TDIwyse
Sorry, don't have access to a DIS. And the DPF...

Sorry, don't have access to a DIS. And the DPF pressure now reads 0 ...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-06-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 525
Posted By TDIwyse
When I use the Bavarian Technic tool it reports...

When I use the Bavarian Technic tool it reports the pressure in hPa (1 hPa = 1 mBar). Example peak pressures during full fueling for a freshly regenerated DPF vs a close to being regenerated DPF are...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-05-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 9,109
Posted By TDIwyse
Yes. ...

Yes.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showpost.php?p=6692185&postcount=21
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-05-2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 9,109
Posted By TDIwyse
http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=904...

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=904968

It's a long one ...
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