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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 09:24 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 400
Posted By Fast Bob
That`s 10 HP more, with re-mapped engine...

That`s 10 HP more, with re-mapped engine management, higher redline, different exhaust, and different gearing....it makes a difference....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 08:55 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 400
Posted By Fast Bob
Yes and Yes....READ THE WIKI !!!

Yes and Yes....READ THE WIKI !!!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 07:32 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 400
Posted By Fast Bob
A lot depends on how the car was broken...

A lot depends on how the car was broken in....differences in gearing also. And, there`s the "Luck Of The Draw" factor....out of 10 identical cars, one will undoubtedly be faster than the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 03:56 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 400
Posted By Fast Bob
I question the wisdom of that....German cars lead...

I question the wisdom of that....German cars lead a hard life out there on the Autobahn....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 02:47 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 400
Posted By Fast Bob
Do you want 2 doors, or 4 ?

Do you want 2 doors, or 4 ?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 02:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 107
Posted By Fast Bob
Crutchfield Stereo has been around...

Crutchfield Stereo has been around forever....while not the rock-bottom cheapest game in town, they`re fairly reasonable, helpful and reliable. You can call them on the phone, and their techs will...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 02:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 107
Posted By Fast Bob
Yep....shape of the taillights is a dead...

Yep....shape of the taillights is a dead giveaway....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 02:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 400
Posted By Fast Bob
Another possibility, so you don`t have to tie up...

Another possibility, so you don`t have to tie up the car for a year and a day (projects have a way of morphing into bigger, more expensive deals) is to purchase a scrapyard engine, and build it on...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 01:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 126
Posted By Fast Bob
Wait until you get to the Magnetic...

Wait until you get to the Magnetic Infandibulator....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 01:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 63
Posted By Fast Bob
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 01:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 263
Posted By Fast Bob
Whitewall tires are generally seen on vintage &...

Whitewall tires are generally seen on vintage & classic cars.....they look out of place on today`s car styles.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 01:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 61
Posted By Fast Bob
Send a PM to member Antistres....he has a nice...

Send a PM to member Antistres....he has a nice set of them for sale :thumbup:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 01:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 168
Posted By Fast Bob
I would want a minimum working load strength...

I would want a minimum working load strength rating of at least 600 lbs.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-23-2014, 10:48 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 786
Posted By Fast Bob
Attacked by an Al Quaida apple ?

Zero Tolerance to the rescue ! :thumbup:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-23-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 263
Posted By Fast Bob
Stickers....lots of stickers....

Stickers....lots of stickers....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-23-2014, 08:29 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 384
Posted By Fast Bob
I was thinking more along the lines of the...

I was thinking more along the lines of the headers-through-the-fender approach, like Flip`s El Camino (from "Street Outlaws")....THAT`S a LOUD mofo....:yikes:

But, this photo has great...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-23-2014, 08:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 282
Posted By Fast Bob
+1.....`Zackly !

+1.....`Zackly !
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-23-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 282
Posted By Fast Bob
Before jumping to any wild-ass conclusions, have...

Before jumping to any wild-ass conclusions, have a compression/leakdown test performed....this will give more insight into any possible engine damage....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-23-2014, 07:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 209
Posted By Fast Bob
110% correct ! :thumbup: (and it`s FREE ! :D)

110% correct ! :thumbup: (and it`s FREE ! :D)
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-23-2014, 06:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 282
Posted By Fast Bob
Not even close....it`s a rather complicated (and...

Not even close....it`s a rather complicated (and expensive) undertaking. There is no cheap & easy way to hotrod these cars, so you can forget about that idea....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-23-2014, 05:25 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 384
Posted By Fast Bob
Look for Forum member "Smolck"`s exhaust video,...

Look for Forum member "Smolck"`s exhaust video, where he removed the resonator (I think), and added a Magnaflow (I think) muffler. That combination sounded pretty good, and was economical....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-23-2014, 05:21 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 384
Posted By Fast Bob
Because you`re outside the car, NOT in the...

Because you`re outside the car, NOT in the cockpit....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-23-2014, 04:01 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 384
Posted By Fast Bob
Simple physics....at that speed and RPMs, you`re...

Simple physics....at that speed and RPMs, you`re hearing mostly intake noise, which is in front of you, coming back into the cockpit. Your exhaust noise is exiting behind the rear bumper, moving away...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-23-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 255
Posted By Fast Bob
You need to post the specific code numbers, such...

You need to post the specific code numbers, such as P0123, etc.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-23-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 122
Posted By Fast Bob
You need to purchase a code scanner, you can get...

You need to purchase a code scanner, you can get them for as little as $20 on eBay. This will point you in the right direction as far as diagnosis goes....
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