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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-20-2014, 03:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 347
Posted By Jakobie1086
It only took a day because you entire head ready...

It only took a day because you entire head ready to go. And yes you don't need any special tools but you'd be silly not to use cam blocks, they take 25sec to put on and then you don't have to worry...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-01-2014, 11:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 226
Posted By Jakobie1086
lol dude what's up

lol dude what's up
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-30-2014, 05:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 156
Posted By Jakobie1086
"kill" is a little strong of a word. It will rob...

"kill" is a little strong of a word. It will rob some torque at lower RPM's. Chances are you won't really notice it. You will notice increased top end power, and the motor will continue to pull...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-29-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 223
Posted By Jakobie1086
I understand it has a point I just don't see how...

I understand it has a point I just don't see how that relates to OP's question in anyway whatsoever... :dunno:
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-29-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 195
Posted By Jakobie1086
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=713745

You'll find at this point with the internet and the age of our cars, every question has been asked once. Some have been asked many, many,...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-29-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 223
Posted By Jakobie1086
Lol random ass place to share you coilover story

Lol random ass place to share you coilover story
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-28-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 223
Posted By Jakobie1086
It's a 94 318i convertible?...

It's a 94 318i convertible? http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=533803 there ya go.


P.S. It's a BMW so it's gonna fall apart always and forever.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-28-2014, 07:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 193
Posted By Jakobie1086
Actually, you can take a 318is chassis and take...

Actually, you can take a 318is chassis and take every single part down to the last bolt off, window and plastic clip on the shell until its just a hunk of metal and nothing more...... then just move...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-28-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,659
Posted By Jakobie1086
I second this, I hope you properly measured them...

I second this, I hope you properly measured them before making that call at least.

As far as the rings....
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=431127&d=1396304783
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-27-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,659
Posted By Jakobie1086
You went through all that and didn't do bearings...

You went through all that and didn't do bearings and rings?!?! Wow I guess whatever floats your boat man but they are wear parts that aren't easy to get too lol. Looks really good thou! As far as...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-27-2014, 06:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 477
Posted By Jakobie1086
I generally just use olive oil. In a pinch I've...

I generally just use olive oil. In a pinch I've used vegetable oil thou
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-27-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 202
Posted By Jakobie1086
Unfortunately as everyone is about to tell you,...

Unfortunately as everyone is about to tell you, you can't get any performance out of a M42 or M44.

Some people supercharge them or turbo them but you'll still be way under 300hp. Exhaust and a...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-22-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 269
Posted By Jakobie1086
What? M50 intake mani with a good tune shows HP...

What? M50 intake mani with a good tune shows HP gains at high RPM's (post 5000+ IIRC) and allows the motor to breath more air to accommodate other modifications. If you are telling me you never get...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-22-2014, 04:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 251
Posted By Jakobie1086
You do NOT need to use the TDC pin, but the crank...

You do NOT need to use the TDC pin, but the crank still HAS to be a TDC. There is a marking on the front pulley. LW flywheels do not have the hole for the locking pin anyway, and even when they do I...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-16-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 416
Posted By Jakobie1086
This x100000000

This x100000000
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-15-2014, 07:13 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 416
Posted By Jakobie1086
It doesn't matter how far your bushing is pressed...

It doesn't matter how far your bushing is pressed on. The control arm's hard point for forward-back isn't going to ever be a friction based rubber-metal bushing. It's the center balljoint which is...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-15-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 576
Posted By Jakobie1086
It's an easy swap. You will need a clutch setup...

It's an easy swap. You will need a clutch setup (F1 clutchs on ebay are cheap and work great), a trans (getrags are fine unless you want BIG power),trans cross brace a driveshaft, a diff,...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-14-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,162
Posted By Jakobie1086
Thanks. Currently daily driving it, I have a...

Thanks. Currently daily driving it, I have a little over 2k miles on it since it hit the road. Once the salt starts going down she will be parked for the winter, where the old gal will receive the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-14-2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,162
Posted By Jakobie1086
http://i966.photobucket.com/albums/ae146/Jakobie10...

http://i966.photobucket.com/albums/ae146/Jakobie1086/IMG_20140920_162903_536_zps832cb8a3.jpg
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-11-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 400
Posted By Jakobie1086
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vaI2hkqDzgQ ...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vaI2hkqDzgQ

As someone who has seen this car IRL, **** man it's no joke
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-06-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 400
Posted By Jakobie1086
$40K? I could build a 1000hp E36 for less no...

$40K? I could build a 1000hp E36 for less no problem.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-01-2014, 04:57 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 581
Posted By Jakobie1086
I'm assuming you put 4 of those used tires on....

I'm assuming you put 4 of those used tires on. Don't be surprised that your used tires are jacked up, they are used tires. Chances are they were removed for a reason.... cupped tread, shifted belts,...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-01-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 263
Posted By Jakobie1086
Yes your alt died. Replace it. As for your...

Yes your alt died. Replace it.

As for your clutch, bench bleed your slave if you haven't already. Then replace the master cylinder.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-29-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 325
Posted By Jakobie1086
I thought I've seen some bad work but damn yo...

I thought I've seen some bad work but damn yo that just set a new standard for jerry-rigged
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-27-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 246
Posted By Jakobie1086
I think you might be confused. Are you running a...

I think you might be confused. Are you running a M52B28 bottom end or a M54B28 bottom end. Because they are vastly different. The M52B28 (328i 96-98) block will bolt to the any M5X head or S5X no...
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