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E36 (1991 - 1999)
The E36 chassis 3-Series BMW was a huge hit among driving enthusiasts from the first moment the car hit the pavement. The E36 won numerous awards over the years it was produced and is still a favorite of many BMW enthusiasts to this day! -- View the E36 Wiki

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Old 09-01-2007, 02:32 AM
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shark ecu for 325

has anyone heard of a chip called shark for 3 series, i talk to a guy that bought 1 for his 94 and i have a 92 and was wondering if this chip is any good
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Old 09-01-2007, 03:54 AM
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Shark (ECU chips and remaps) are very popular buddy

The guys on here swear by the shark injector (remap)
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Old 09-01-2007, 10:54 AM
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Old 09-01-2007, 02:06 PM
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kewl so its should work then on my 92, i just had to make sure someone has heard of it, how does it compare to the conforti and dinan
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Old 09-01-2007, 02:57 PM
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u do know u cant use the one from his dont u?

you have to buy one new as it will only work on your car as it remaps the ecu and this can only be done once per shark
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Old 09-01-2007, 05:55 PM
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why is that
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Old 09-01-2007, 06:20 PM
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kewl so its should work then on my 92, i just had to make sure someone has heard of it, how does it compare to the conforti and dinan
The only 'shark' ecu upgrade i know of is made by Conforti mate
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The only 'shark' ecu upgrade i know of is made by Conforti mate
and you have to have OBDII to use the Shark, OBDI uses a chip,,,anyone please correct me if i'm wrong.
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Old 09-02-2007, 03:17 AM
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No, no, you are correct mate

I just assumed that they made a chip called 'shark' for OBDI cars
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Old 09-03-2007, 11:46 AM
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cool, so the obd1 ecus use a eprom chip?
whos got a copy of the hex editor for bmw???
we have a dyno at our shop, and a drunk polish guy that is a efi master tuner.
we do eprom tunes on nissan ecus.
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A hex editor for a BMW computer?

Get a load of this.
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