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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Today, 04:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 217
Posted By Joelgk
Did you replace with stock or an updated/upgrade...

Did you replace with stock or an updated/upgrade version?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-07-2016, 02:33 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,189
Posted By Joelgk
Has anyone else done this mod as above. Am in the...

Has anyone else done this mod as above. Am in the process of installing the catch can and need to know if the dip stick end has to be shut close or do we leave it open with a vacuum regulator and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-29-2016, 07:37 AM
Replies: 304
Views: 91,926
Posted By Joelgk
Thanks for sharing that learning! Much...

Thanks for sharing that learning! Much appreciated.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-29-2016, 05:18 AM
Replies: 304
Views: 91,926
Posted By Joelgk
Thanks Pack Horse

Thanks Pack Horse
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-28-2016, 10:27 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 91,926
Posted By Joelgk
Brandon, and BMW<3, thank you. It is clearer now....

Brandon, and BMW<3, thank you. It is clearer now.

The PCV should be on the outlet hose from the catch can into the air distribution piece bottom inlet- right?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-28-2016, 09:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 444
Posted By Joelgk
The railing itself must have worn off. Its...

The railing itself must have worn off. Its Aluminium. I stuck some teflon adhesive tape on the worn off portion to level it out and the problem was solved.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-27-2016, 12:17 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 91,926
Posted By Joelgk
Thanks BMW<3 I am still trying to get hold...

Thanks BMW<3

I am still trying to get hold of a proper diagram of hose routings for the catch can. My head is still not clear entirely
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-27-2016, 12:17 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 91,926
Posted By Joelgk
Thanks BMW<3 I am still trying to get hold...

Thanks BMW<3

I am still trying to get hold of a proper diagram of hose routings for the catch can. My head is still not clear entirely
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-25-2016, 01:02 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 91,926
Posted By Joelgk
BMW <3, start a new post or PM some of the...

BMW <3, start a new post or PM some of the experts here

On the same count, I have a stupid question to ask, While we eliminate the functioning of the CCV with the Oil Catch can, it still remains...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-24-2016, 09:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 418
Posted By Joelgk
Thanks guys, will be doing it all next week and...

Thanks guys, will be doing it all next week and update you,
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-24-2016, 08:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 418
Posted By Joelgk
Right Brandon,

Right Brandon,
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-24-2016, 08:21 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 12,777
Posted By Joelgk
Gary, Where are we on this? Since I Super...

Gary, Where are we on this?

Since I Super charged my car, oil consumption has gone up. I do not want to go the Catch Can route and want to stick with original design of the engine.

So, I ask...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-24-2016, 08:21 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 12,777
Posted By Joelgk
Gary, Where are we on this? Since I Super...

Gary, Where are we on this?

Since I Super charged my car, oil consumption has gone up. I do not want to go the Catch Can route and want to stick with original design of the engine.

So, I ask...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-24-2016, 07:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 418
Posted By Joelgk
Did a search and heres why the BOV is part of the...

Did a search and heres why the BOV is part of the kit

Quote from another forum"

First a blow off valve is not for noise, that's an after thought. If you want it for that, then delete this topic...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-24-2016, 07:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 418
Posted By Joelgk
The SC kit came with it Brandon.

The SC kit came with it Brandon.
Forum: Forced Induction 06-23-2016, 10:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 557
Posted By Joelgk
Oil Consumption since SC Install

Hi all,

I just installed my Stage 1 Active Autowerke SC on my E39 530i with 80K miles on clock.

I have the stock exhaust, though upgraded brakes and suspension completely.

The car runs...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-23-2016, 10:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 418
Posted By Joelgk
Noted Poolman, Thank you, Has the increased...

Noted Poolman, Thank you,

Has the increased oil consumption got to do anything with the blow off valve setting?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-23-2016, 01:58 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 703
Posted By Joelgk
I didnt want to lose the E39, so Super Charged it...

I didnt want to lose the E39, so Super Charged it with the Active Autowerke kit. I bought myself an F56 Mini Cooper S with JCW kit and also bought a Triumph Bonneville SE. In short, nothing can...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-23-2016, 01:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 418
Posted By Joelgk
Car consuming engine oil post SC install

Hi all,

I did post this in the forced induction part of the forum, but since this section has the max readership, I am posting it here as well,

I just installed my Stage 1 Active Autowerke SC...
Forum: Forced Induction 06-23-2016, 01:53 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 67,510
Posted By Joelgk
I just installed my Stage 1 Active Autowerke SC...

I just installed my Stage 1 Active Autowerke SC on my E39 530i with 80K miles on clock.

I have the stock exhaust, though upgraded brakes and suspension completely.

The car runs well and am...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-12-2016, 11:06 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,945
Posted By Joelgk
While on this subject, Is the recommended...

While on this subject,

Is the recommended Grammage 750 grms? I last tested at 400 gms and sonce I thought this was low, I ended up filling the system with 700 grams. Lo and behold my AC stopped...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-06-2016, 09:38 AM
Replies: 179
Views: 52,485
Posted By Joelgk
Quite an inspiration. I just SCd my mint...

Quite an inspiration.

I just SCd my mint 2001 530i with Autowerke system. I did the installation myself. Planning to get it Dynoed this weekend. Runs smooth like stock except for the blow off...
Forum: The MINI Board 06-05-2016, 09:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 747
Posted By Joelgk
Doesn't this come factory fit? You cant retrofit...

Doesn't this come factory fit? You cant retrofit this....
Forum: The MINI Board 06-05-2016, 09:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 594
Posted By Joelgk
New Mini Owner

Hi All,

Been a regular to the forum as I also own a mint condition E39 530i which I supercharged last month after 10 years of ownership. The forum helped me extend the ownership and maintain the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-04-2016, 02:28 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,557
Posted By Joelgk
Will let you all know in 7 days time. Having the...

Will let you all know in 7 days time. Having the rotors replaced all round. Will have the wheels balanced again and all the bolts checked as well.
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