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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-19-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,112
Posted By Scorpian
my M3's been running a electric fan on off the...

my M3's been running a electric fan on off the auxiliary fan switch. I put it in about 3 years ago,
and its pushing over 320K Km's of very hard driving...
no problems yet,
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-29-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 467
Posted By Scorpian
Nice. :thumbup: what sort of power does a...

Nice. :thumbup:
what sort of power does a charged 318 put up?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-29-2014, 10:23 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 611
Posted By Scorpian
i wouldnt go with a 245 for a winter tire. its...

i wouldnt go with a 245 for a winter tire. its pretty wide and would just float ontop of the snow...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-29-2014, 09:44 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 467
Posted By Scorpian
its easier to drift the smaller tires, specially...

its easier to drift the smaller tires, specially on a 318. plus its cheaper to replace 15's than 17s
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-15-2014, 06:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 319
Posted By Scorpian
it will cost 30$ for the flexible exhaust...

it will cost 30$ for the flexible exhaust connection and a few hours for me to weld it in... :)
Is it not just the flexible connection between/after the header and before the cats?

Also. heaven...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-14-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 319
Posted By Scorpian
Have you owned one or is that just from hearsay...

Have you owned one or is that just from hearsay and forums?
everyone says maintenance is a killer on the E36 m3 too, and mine has over 200,000 miles (320,000km) and runs fine.

most of the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-14-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 319
Posted By Scorpian
Picked up a new daily driver...now for some M3 fun

So,

I finally picked up something for the northern ontario winters:
a 2006 audi S4 :)
Ill put a few picks up when its clean

now, for the interesting part:
now that it is no longer my daily,...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-14-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 685
Posted By Scorpian
cheak in you vacum piping, goign to your intake,...

cheak in you vacum piping, goign to your intake, one of the pipes at the back sometimes comes loose, its for EGR i thing, you will know right away, rev the engine, and have someone look in the engine...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-14-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 685
Posted By Scorpian
what kind of gas are you running in it? if it has...

what kind of gas are you running in it? if it has all the dinan equipment, it probably has a ECU flash, and if it does, the Dinan flash hates regular gas.
try tossing some octane booster in there....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-20-2013, 07:26 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 217
Posted By Scorpian
Starter removal (from the bottom)}

after searching relentlessly i found very little info about removing the starter from the bottoms of a manual car. well i did it, and it was actually pretty easy. you just need some extensions and a...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 12-16-2013, 07:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 776
Posted By Scorpian
25K is the going rate for a 2006 with that KM....

25K is the going rate for a 2006 with that KM. its not a Steal, but thats what most 2006's are going for....
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 12-09-2013, 07:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,009
Posted By Scorpian
dont **** with it. the stock exhaust sounds nice,...

dont **** with it. the stock exhaust sounds nice, and anything you get for under 600$ will just not sound as good...

I just went to test drive one with a "Custom exhaust" and damn. it sounded like...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 12-06-2013, 06:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,268
Posted By Scorpian
11K ? thats insanely cheap. is there rust on it,...

11K ? thats insanely cheap. is there rust on it, hows the frame? sounds like it was winter driven...since it comes with the snow's
my E36 is fine in the winter with snows. just dont drive like an...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 12-06-2013, 06:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 677
Posted By Scorpian
damn...no thoughts eh? guess ill just have to buy...

damn...no thoughts eh? guess ill just have to buy her and find out, im going down tomorrow to check it out! :)
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-04-2013, 01:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 389
Posted By Scorpian
there is a connector under the rug under the...

there is a connector under the rug under the drivers seat that sometimes rusts out, it has power going to it, and 4 wires out (its just a " distributor" for the power to the 4 locks) sometimes its...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) 11-27-2013, 07:15 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 677
Posted By Scorpian
E36 owner finally upgrading to e46

Hello E46'ers,

Im a current e36 owner that is finally making the upgrade to a E46 M3.

i know this one is a good price for the car, and the Kilometers are super low but...
my main question is...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-11-2013, 12:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 674
Posted By Scorpian
alright to be honest i never measured the...

alright to be honest i never measured the current. :s
but.
that FSU is already a weak part, and lots of people have them blow for no reason(or maybe they have bad blowers to!) so any sort of extra...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-11-2013, 11:52 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,800
Posted By Scorpian
vacum leaks/egr leaks make your car run like...

vacum leaks/egr leaks make your car run like $hit.
when your car runs like $hit its very likely to over heat.
fix you vacuum leaks/ICV leaks and try it out again.
if that doesnt work then it may...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-11-2013, 11:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 674
Posted By Scorpian
This problem has been solved! The blower fan...

This problem has been solved!
The blower fan was shot(bearing were pooched)
they were so bad that it was taking more current than normal to drive the motor. drop more current across the FSU that...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-08-2013, 08:18 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,800
Posted By Scorpian
It really sounds more like a vacuum leak or more...

It really sounds more like a vacuum leak or more likely an EGR system leak,
also You check you PCV valve piping?
there is a EGR pipe going to you intake (its hidden underneath and way a t the back)...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-12-2013, 01:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 285
Posted By Scorpian
thats probably your aux fan...it only run if your...

thats probably your aux fan...it only run if your AC is on, or you go over the high temp trip setting...you should have a belt driven fan that will eventually break and destroy your cooling...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-12-2013, 01:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,434
Posted By Scorpian
hahaha...man... i barley even remember doing that...

hahaha...man... i barley even remember doing that write up!!! i was soo pissed that those damn locks were not working....lol
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-12-2013, 12:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,208
Posted By Scorpian
whats your oil level like? if your running low...

whats your oil level like? if your running low your lifter will tik and make all sorts of noise...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-09-2013, 01:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 285
Posted By Scorpian
Agreed. My Aux coolant fan has been broken...

Agreed.

My Aux coolant fan has been broken since ive owned the car and its never overheated (until the rad fan broke, now i have an electrica rad fan and it never overheats). Apparantly ive heard...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-09-2013, 10:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 663
Posted By Scorpian
ignorant meaning around 1 litre per week or more....

ignorant meaning around 1 litre per week or more. looked like a james bond/batman car putting out a smoke screen from the exhaust pipe when i let the clutch out in first. sometimes. it was...
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