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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-30-2014, 02:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 159
Posted By Freudeam Fahren
Question Quick question about oil starvation

I'm going to the track god willing on the 16th and autoX on the 23rd. I've got the new racing slicks with camber shims coming in and new dampers to be ordered (stock). I've got a stock suspension...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-29-2014, 07:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 338
Posted By Freudeam Fahren
like the problem with the nut isn't the toque. ...

like the problem with the nut isn't the toque. It will just spin with the damper, thats why you need impact, not for the torque
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-29-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 338
Posted By Freudeam Fahren
DIY is not hard. you might need to use an impact...

DIY is not hard. you might need to use an impact wrench to get the top nut off the strut mount though. If you have one it shouldn't be hard. you could get a pair of Sachs for that price man! just...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-28-2014, 12:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 688
Posted By Freudeam Fahren
Good for you dude. Finest piece of utter...

Good for you dude. Finest piece of utter blasphemy I've ever seen. Respect.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-28-2014, 12:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 338
Posted By Freudeam Fahren
Driveshaft

Driveshaft
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-27-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 209
Posted By Freudeam Fahren
Right I meant different compounds... And I'm...

Right I meant different compounds... And I'm doing it because its cheap, I just don't want understeer to be the result so I wanna put the grippier ones in the front. And no its my fourth time...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-26-2014, 10:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 209
Posted By Freudeam Fahren
so which one has more grip guys? Anyone have...

so which one has more grip guys? Anyone have experience with slicks?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-26-2014, 02:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 209
Posted By Freudeam Fahren
I give priority to the track time as it is more. ...

I give priority to the track time as it is more. I'm going with an assymetrical set up because its cheaper and I don't want understeer
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-26-2014, 01:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 209
Posted By Freudeam Fahren
Question Race tyre comparison

Hey dudes, I'm getting a set of slicks for my 17's to use them as track only tyres. My 2 options are BFGoodrich R1's and Continental Challenges from Bimmerworld. Which ones have better grip and...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-16-2014, 05:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 105
Posted By Freudeam Fahren
Will sports package dampers fit on a non-sport?

Hey guys, I saw a pair of cheap amazon dampers. I just need something in the mean time untill I have some more cash for good suspension. It says the are for sport package e36. But it should be the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-07-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 486
Posted By Freudeam Fahren
Like would ET30 on a 17X7.5 fit? what about 17X8...

Like would ET30 on a 17X7.5 fit? what about 17X8 with ET35?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-07-2014, 05:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 486
Posted By Freudeam Fahren
Question Proper offset for wheels

Hey guys, I'm looking for a new wheel/tyre package for Sasha and idk what the proper offset would be for wheels of the following sizes:

-17X8
-17X8.5
-17X7.5
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-05-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 185
Posted By Freudeam Fahren
Please do tell man! we can move this to the PM if...

Please do tell man! we can move this to the PM if you want haha. All I know is that my outer tread is severly worn because I dont have very much negative camber (like -.7 lol), I am going to optimum...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-05-2014, 10:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 185
Posted By Freudeam Fahren
Yeah haha, I've driven on both the grand bayou...

Yeah haha, I've driven on both the grand bayou and NOLA's full length courses. Everyone says if you can do Grand Bayou, NOLA is a piece of cake. That is a fact lol. Grand Bayou is a great learning...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-04-2014, 09:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 185
Posted By Freudeam Fahren
Thumbs up Oil Temp Update

So I took old girl to the track on Saturday with an Oil temperature gauge and some fresh German Castrol to see if I really need a cooler. Seems like I don't need the extra weight:thumbup:. ...
Forum: Motorsports, Racing & Track 04-13-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 973
Posted By Freudeam Fahren
lol they would probably rock the **** out of a...

lol they would probably rock the **** out of a miata
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-13-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 6,237
Posted By Freudeam Fahren
dude there you go, nice euro's, the projectors...

dude there you go, nice euro's, the projectors always look sooo good on these lol
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-12-2014, 01:18 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 3,225
Posted By Freudeam Fahren
Smile 19 over here, got mine as my first car when I was...

19 over here, got mine as my first car when I was 18 last december. I originally wanted a W124 Mercedes E-class (was and still am a huge Mercedes enthusiast) with the V8(400E or E420) but I could...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-08-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 282
Posted By Freudeam Fahren
ugh what a pain in my bum, well no one said...

ugh what a pain in my bum, well no one said making a race car would be easy. I just hope I don't already have cracks in it
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-08-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 282
Posted By Freudeam Fahren
I have multiple friends who can weld for the...

I have multiple friends who can weld for the pizza and beer discount price. I just don't know how bad a rear subframe drop would be, if its anything like a trans drop, I'm going to have to make sure...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-07-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 282
Posted By Freudeam Fahren
hmm ok. Who the hell is CJ? And I'll see if I can...

hmm ok. Who the hell is CJ? And I'll see if I can get a shop to do it for 1500ish. After that its all about getting a summer job lol
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-07-2014, 11:37 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 282
Posted By Freudeam Fahren
yeah, I'm sure welding and subframe removal is...

yeah, I'm sure welding and subframe removal is quite hours heavy. I'll probably get a few quotes from an indy shop and weigh my options. I do have welders on hand at my teams shop, so if need be I...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-07-2014, 11:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 282
Posted By Freudeam Fahren
So have any of you guys had to do this?

So have any of you guys had to do this?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-07-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 282
Posted By Freudeam Fahren
Question Question about rear subframe reinforcements

Now obviously I will have to install them at some point before I get race spec suspension, but on the stock e-36 suspension are they necessary for track use? and lets say I get a slightly sportier...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-06-2014, 12:57 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 365
Posted By Freudeam Fahren
:supdude:Hell yeah bro, windsheild mounted oil...

:supdude:Hell yeah bro, windsheild mounted oil cooler:supdude:
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