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  1. E90 lsd??

    Hi new here I have a e90 2008 318d, wondering is there a lsd or tighter Diff upgrade I could purchase or what to be looking for Sent from my CLT-L09 using Tapatalk
  2. E46 330ci kaaz 1.5 way lsd will it fit??

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, i was wondering if anyone knows if a kaaz 1.5 way lsd DBW3020 would fit in my BMW e46 330ci 2004 facelift 6 speed manual??? It's says on the site - "The E46 Kaaz LSD Does NOT fit axles with gear ratio lower than 3,38,E46 M3, MUST CHANGE FINAL DRIVE TO 3.460 (MODIFICATION NEEDED)" Thanks in...
  3. F20 M135i M Performance LSD

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi all, looking to buy an M135i for daily use & track days. A mechanical clutch plate LSD is essential for me. I understand its possible for any bmw dealership to provide and install an M performance LSD to f20/f21 m135i’s? Can anyone confirm this? And has anyone done this modification?
  4. Wanted: typ188 lsd for e30/compact

    Items WANTED - Post any wanted adverts in here
    Wanted: e30/compact/z differential with lsd. 3.07-3.25 ratio. NOT TORSEN!
  5. E60 535d LSD

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all I’ve been thinking how much i’d like to put a Limited slip diff in my E60 535d Is there a fairly easy and cheapish way to do it short of welding it which i’m not going to do btw Any advice greatly appreciated
  6. E46 318 lsd

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello all, new to forum and bmws so apologies if this is in the wrong section, i have a couple of bmws 318 se, 2.0 4 cylinder. Im just after advise on which lsd i need and best place to source one prefereably on a budget!! Thanks in advance
  7. Lsd on 1996 318is

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hey I was wondering what limited slip differential would work best on my car and would be the easiest swap. Thanks!
  8. RacingDiffs LSD conversion set expirience

    BMW Tuning Forum
    Hy Guys, we all know problem about e46 and lsd. First i was drive torsen, and it is piece of shit. So unpredictable and it cost alot.. Waste of money. Then i see some kind of conversion set on ebay from Phantom Grip. Lucky for me, my friend buy it before me and it was work realy good for about...
  9. E36 318is lsd options

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hey all, I've been looking around for a few weeks now at the lsd options for my is coupe. I am curious to hear your opinions on the best way to go about it. I can; 1) Find a small case lsd which seem to be like hens teeth from a 4 cylinder or 320 6 cylinder e36. 2) Fit a medium case which is...
  10. E36 325 diff with kaaz insert lsd

    BMW Parts for Sale
    As title e36 325 medium case diff casing with a kaaz insert 3.15 ratio I'm unsure of what these sell for second hand i do know these are over £1000 new does come with shafts too so reasonable offer please Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  11. Best LSD setup for an EVO engine swap?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi All, need some help to get this right or if this is ok already. I have an E36 with an EVO swapped over. I initially installed a 3.0L M3 engine with a 5 speed manual trans and 3.15 LSD. But the 3.0L had some issue so I swapped in an EVO engine. Everything is working fine but i am not feeling...
  12. 3.15 lsd

    BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Hi all. I'm after a 3.15 LSD. I was wondering if you good fellows might help me find one as I'm a bit concerned about getting the right one. Timm's is from a 750i but I'm sure I read that M5 ones work too. Could any one list the possible doners. If anyone knows of one for sale I would appreciate...
  13. 320d e90 lsd

    BMW Tuning Forum
    Is there a cheaper option than the £1k Quaife LSD for the 320d? I'd really like to take the car skidding but the open diff doesn't help with that :(. I've thought of having the diff welded, but the car is a daily and I do about 40 miles a day and don't want it to be annoying/too dangerous. Do...
  14. E36 328i Sport without LSD

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi Everyone, Just picked up an E36 328i Sport Coupe which is the non-LSD model. I want to try and get hold of an LSD for the car for track day purposes. Does anyone have any tips of where to look? The ones on ebay seem so over priced. Many thanks.
  15. limited slip differential options

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi All, I've been doing a bit of research regarding my '01 325Ci and I am a bit lost regarding limited slip diffs in the context of drifting. If I read up correctly, helical LSDs are out as they don't lock, they bias the torque to the wheel with more grip. Correct me please if I am wrong on...
  16. Installing LSD on 645ci from X5 4.4i

    Supercharging your BMW
    Hi Can someone tell me if it is true that the diff (rear?) from an x5 4.4i is compatible with a 645ci?? Thanks
  17. 328 compact e36, what subframe to modify for lsd?

    BMW Tuning Forum
    Hi guys, I have bought an M3 3.15 medium case lsd diff, I'm going to buy another subframe and arm assembly and modify it to fit my diff to, my question is, if I source a subframe from a Z3 2.8, is it any stronger than a standard compact, would the drive shafts fit the output flanges, are the...
  18. 94 E36 320i SE - LSD worth it or not?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hello there, I'm guessing my car doesn't have an LSD as standard. I was thinking of looking for one but wasn't sure whether it would fit and whether its really necessary? Did any form of 318iS get an LSD? I know certain 328i sports had them but my car has a smaller diff case so I couldn't do...
  19. Useful Information on Gearbox Oil (Manual) and Differential Oil (LSD/non LSD)

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hello there, While I was looking at which gearbox oil and differential oil I needed for my E36, I stumbled upon these BMW bulletins: Gearbox Oil Differential Oil...
  20. e36 99 LSD oil leak

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Had the usual input seal leak and also a driveshaft seal leak from the diff, as I also had a blow from the exhaust that came off which made the job possible but I`m not sure I could have done it on ramps etc. pretty straightforward despite having been given the wrong output seal be the...