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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) Yesterday, 07:23 PM
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Posted By drivinfaster
when you say 'obd1 swap', do you mean an m50...

when you say 'obd1 swap', do you mean an m50 manifold swap (useless unless full bore racetrack high sustained rpm racing), or truly obd1 protocol, as in swapping out the dme and necessary wiring to...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) Yesterday, 07:10 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 777
Posted By drivinfaster
ok,...so the coal porter was robust and the...

ok,...so the coal porter was robust and the vanilla porter was just a bit milder. i liked both.


had some friends over for tacos and they brought some negra modello and la cerveza del pacific...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) Yesterday, 06:53 PM
Replies: 7,573
Views: 133,534
Posted By drivinfaster
I agree with don regarding the srs systems, and a...

I agree with don regarding the srs systems, and a few more things that y'all may not be aware of regarding them.


the system does a self check every time you start the car, as does the abs. this...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-20-2014, 09:59 PM
Replies: 7,573
Views: 133,534
Posted By drivinfaster
pm'd... df

pm'd...




df
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-19-2014, 05:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 246
Posted By drivinfaster
yeah, a vac leak could cause the conditions...

yeah, a vac leak could cause the conditions similar to the codes shown. if the ccv is defective it should be replaced, so I would do that before attempting to throw additional parts at it.




...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-19-2014, 05:35 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,887
Posted By drivinfaster
yes, but is a real "fake euro" plate, which is...

yes, but is a real "fake euro" plate, which is different than a real, fake "euro" plate.

unnerstrandz?? :dunno:



and who puts a 200 shot on their civic?? :eeps::rofl:
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-17-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 7,573
Views: 133,534
Posted By drivinfaster
wait, guys,...wut?? tell me more about this...

wait, guys,...wut?? tell me more about this 'google' thing.....:angel:




and apparently they like elephants....:dunno:



oh,...stop it,...:angel:
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-17-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 222
Posted By drivinfaster
depending on the track you run on, and what class...

depending on the track you run on, and what class you are in, you may not be able to do that as easily as you think. check with the sanctioning rule book for specs and details on this before you mod....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-16-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 220
Posted By drivinfaster
welcome to the fest. there are a lot of you...

welcome to the fest.

there are a lot of you tube videos which go into detail on how to do the things you are wishing to do. i would start there.



good luck, and post up some pics of what...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-16-2014, 06:19 PM
Replies: 7,573
Views: 133,534
Posted By drivinfaster
having a ti, i do not get offended about people...

having a ti, i do not get offended about people getting it confused with a touring (mostly because of the 't'....), but a geo??:tsk::eek::yikes:


the swift gt was the same thing and a lot of the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-15-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 267
Posted By drivinfaster
did you check for spark and injector pulse first,...

did you check for spark and injector pulse first, or did you just jump to the dme??:dunno:




df
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-14-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,906
Posted By drivinfaster
jelly...:thumbup::p df

jelly...:thumbup::p






df
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-14-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 7,573
Views: 133,534
Posted By drivinfaster
nuthin' in Newark,....:eeps::eek: unless...

nuthin' in Newark,....:eeps::eek:


unless you're training to go work in Camden.:eek::eek::angel:



Camden does smell better, though....:thumbup:
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-14-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 381
Posted By drivinfaster
get an alignment, that will tell you where your...

get an alignment, that will tell you where your caster is, and if it is within spec or not.

also, you would need to have the steering axis inclination (sai) and included angle checked.

this...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-14-2014, 01:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 267
Posted By drivinfaster
my best advice is to delve into wiring...

my best advice is to delve into wiring schematics. get good at them and electrical theory. all cars are build around the battery, charging system, and voltage inputs.

if you have no clue what a...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-13-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 433
Posted By drivinfaster
there are some wiring diagrams in the stickies at...

there are some wiring diagrams in the stickies at the top of the forum. 'wedopphones' or something like that, iirc.

i am horrible with trying to find the link, but ken and don are great at that....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-13-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 267
Posted By drivinfaster
if the ews has been removed then i would figure...

if the ews has been removed then i would figure it would not be the cause of the no start condition.

does the engine crank over?? :dunno:

power to the fuel pump?? :dunno:


have you...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-13-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 433
Posted By drivinfaster
auto or stick?? :dunno: got the starter...

auto or stick?? :dunno:

got the starter wired up properly?? :dunno:

as for the 'missing relay' under the dash, unless there was one present that was removed before the work was done, i doubt it...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-13-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 18,557
Views: 2,053,939
Posted By drivinfaster
yes. the runners on the m52 were designed for...

yes. the runners on the m52 were designed for more tq @ lower rpm, while the m50 will flow better @ higher rpm.

this is why a lot of track guys like to use the m50 on their m52's. not really...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-13-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 220
Posted By drivinfaster
since you already have the entire (wrecked) //M3,...

since you already have the entire (wrecked) //M3, which is obd1, you could swap the entire thing into the 318 chassis, but since that is obd2, if you have an emissions check it will most likely not...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-12-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 210
Posted By drivinfaster
the last pic is your air pump, iirc. the wire??...

the last pic is your air pump, iirc. the wire?? not sure. looks like someone put electrical tape around it....:dunno:




df
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-12-2014, 06:41 PM
Replies: 2,137
Views: 156,040
Posted By drivinfaster
so, hows married life treating...

so, hows married life treating you??:angel::p:dunno:

all my best to you and missus bender. :thumbup:

hope to see you guys @ bfe next year. no excuses :nono:




df
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-12-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 276
Posted By drivinfaster
pray tell, what was wrong with the original...

pray tell, what was wrong with the original engine and trans??:dunno:



df
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-12-2014, 06:35 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 777
Posted By drivinfaster
partaking of an elysian "superfuzz" blood orange...

partaking of an elysian "superfuzz" blood orange pale.

very citrusy, but in a rindy sort of way. not a huge fan, but it isn't as heavy as the porters i tend to gravitate towards.

some of the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-12-2014, 06:24 PM
Replies: 18,557
Views: 2,053,939
Posted By drivinfaster
:rofl: too funny cj..... and it's nice to...

:rofl: too funny cj.....


and it's nice to see some of the euro models from across the pond. :thumbup:

some interior shots would be awesome, I think. :angel:
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