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  1. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi, I am going to replace my front brake flexi hoses as it came up as an advisory on the last MOT. I've read here and on the pelican parts site what to do to replace them, however I cannot find much information regarding the rear brake flexi hoses. Is it the same process as changing the front...
  2. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Im just after starting building my drift project and wonderin what the best engine would be that would fit easily enough onto the same mountings or not to much change ! Any help will be appreciated
  3. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Iv just start building my drift project and iv taken out the original 1.8i engine and am looking for just abit of a hand on deciding what engine topick that fits the mountings already in it . Anybody that has abit of knowledge about it would greatly appreciated .
  4. BMW Tuning Forum
    Alright people, after realising that the rebuid i'm currently undertaking maybe a waste of timew does anyone know if a1992 non vanos M50 2.5 complete engine will work with the wiring loom in my 1996 328 M52 with single vanos. Basically can i just fit this engine and forget about the vanos...
  5. BMW Engine Conversions
    ive finaly got bored of little boy racer hatchbacks and baught myself a E30, but a 316 just isnt enough for me ive been looking at 2.5's and i was just wondering what amount of work am i looking at regarding cooling system, drivetrain, fuel delivery and electronics? thanks for looking :thumbsup
  6. BMW Tuning Forum
    does anyone know if an m52 2.8 crank and con rods would fit into a non vanos m50 2.5 engine? i only ask cuz i've heard that the m50 is a stronger engine and the cams / valve springs are better, so would the extra capacity help it create more grunt???
  7. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I'm new to Bimmer Forums so hello to all...... I have a flat spot as soon as i lift the clutch up the rev's drop then I have to dip the clutch again and ride over it. When I have to pull away quick I have to rev it alot to get over this flat spot, I am going to ware my clutch out if I don't get...
  8. BMW Tuning Forum
    I have a 1997 325 and putting 2.8 engine in it/I hear that a 2.5 inlet manifold is a good convertion am i correct? I have also bought some headers from america and just relised that thay will be left hand drive (pillock:mad)is it a lot of work to make them fit? seemed a good idea at the time.
  9. Introductions
    Hello boys and girls, wanted to introduce my self. i've just bought my first bmw so thought i'd go for the one i've alweays loved the look of. 323i coupe and i'm loving it. the site looks great and its already saved me money.which is nice. many thanks. LC
  10. BMW Tuning Forum
    hi guys im a new member to this forum and im after a bit of help i have a e39 523i i want to make it quicker it pull okay but only when its high in the revs low down its crap does anyone do a chip for it or what do you think is best thank in advance
  11. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi just wondering how to check without turnin on, is the negine is 2.5 or 2.8??? any numbers on the block. ???
  12. BMW Engine Conversions
    Hi, I have a 318 is , 98 model, mtec kit......but very dissapointed with the power its giving I am looking for 2.5 engine to go in there....anyone who has done this conversion can you please give me some advice, so I can avoid unneccassary costs, and complications later on....... I am...
  13. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi, noticed today that the accelaration in first, second and third gears is not very responsive, its very slow on the take up but will eventually pick up. Have put some redex in see if it helps but no different yet, seems a little worse when engine is upto temp. Thanks Webber