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  1. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi guys, I am just in the midst of a 2JZ build in my E36. I am planning to use the Getrag 420G gearbox from the E36 M3 Evo. It will be a high horsepower build of around 800 bhp. I noticed that the E36 evo gearbox has a 29mm diameter input shaft in comparison to the E46 M3 (420G) gearbox's 35mm...
  2. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    What is the maximum temp the coolant should go to? According to my ibus app it can sometimes reach 109C, so is this normal? The temp gauge on the dash always stays just below half way.
  3. Introductions
    Hello folks, I have an E60 LCI 530d manual which I intend on having a remap up to 270hp and 600ishNm torque. What I'd like to know is how much torque can the gearbox handle? I use it as a daily driver. Do you think I should go forward with the remap or leave it as it is. Thanks
  4. Turbocharging your BMW
    What is the maximum pressure/rpm, that I can put the engine 177cv (turbocharger TF035-vg)? I want to take 230 cv I've heard people talk about turbo coming n47d20, turbo tf035hl6b-13tb-vg withstands maximum 2.2 bar limit. You can shoot 234 cv max. Fmic origin, turbo 100% origin .... create your...
  5. Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    Hi all, What's the maximum/minimum rear offsets an E46 330i M sport saloon would accommodate without arch mods? I'm currently running MV1 wheels but am considering a few other sets I've seen. thanks
  6. General BMW Discussions
    Hi.. Can anyone help me with what size tires I can fit on my e46 316ti compact please? I've been offered some 18 inch alloys but the tyres are... 235.40.18 rears 255.35.18 front Will they fit?
  7. Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    hi am i correct that style 135 alloys (ET20 8x18) can only accommodate a 245 width tyre? i.e. if i want to change to a staggered setting i would need to look for different wheels? my current setting is 245/40/18 front and back. thanks
  8. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi everyone, new to this forum and a new BMW E92 owner. I have just bought a 2007 57 BMW 325i SE box standard. I would like to put some new alloy wheels on the car. It currently has BMW 5 spoke standard 18" 225/40/18 on. I was going through some alloys and after days a of looking, I have found...
  9. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    I currently have red stuff pads and (presumably) OEM discs. I can't afford a big brake kit but I may be able to stretch to new pads and discs since I'll have to do them at some point anyway. What pad and disc combo give maximum stopping power whilst maintaining suitability for street use? I...
  10. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    hi, sorry if a bit long i recently got inpa working and while looking at the live data i noticed that the crankshaft adaptation inlet bank 1 was at maximum and it didn't move much when i revved it the car has had a poor past and i believe it hasn't been service regularly, the last MOT it...
  11. General BMW Discussions
    Hi! I have a 2006 Pre LCI 330D Touring that i'm about to facelift. I have come to the headlights and look for some LED upgrade since the 2006 Pre-LCI light module not gonna play good with the 35watt angel eyes halogen bulbs. So my question to you is how bright/many watts will the old light...
  12. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hello All, I am new to the forum so hello and hope all is well. I am looking to travel to France next year and buy some booze. I am worried about how much I can load up the car without damaging it. Page 162 of the manual sort of explains this (I think) but wondered if anyone has has any...
  13. General BMW Discussions
    I am fitting 10mm spacers on my e36 coupe and wondered what the maximum bolt length is. The standard is 26mm, can I go 40mm or is that too long? Cheers
  14. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Today I discoverd my 323ti doesn't accelerate nearly as fast as it used to be. It struggles around 4500rpm and tops at about 5500rpm. The car starts normal, cold an hot and in low revs I don't feel much difference, but around 3000rpm I notice a decrease in power. There are no warning lights...
  15. General BMW Discussions
    I currently have 18 inch wheels with 275-40 tires on the rear of my car, a E39 M5 - 2001. I maybe want to fit bigger, say either 19 or 20 inch. Does anyone know if this is at all possible without bodywork/wheel arch mods?
  16. Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    Hi, I have a 2005 e90 320d m-sport and have the e90 19" m3 reps (9.5 rears and 8.5 fronts). What is the maximum width front and rear tyres that I can put on? Also, what tyre sizes are on the m3? Thanks
  17. Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Does anybody have an accurate measurement in either inches or mm (mm prefered) for the max depth of the front speaker in a 2002 Compact. Ta.
  18. Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    hi people i curently have genuine mv2 alloys on my car needing refurb but im thinking of buying m6 gunpoweder metel ones but worried about the off set. the m6 are genuine in 19's but been told they wont fit so im looking at aftermarkert 18's need help :cool thanks dave
  19. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi guys im new on here hoping to be gettin my beemer in the next week e46 320d :) im looking to get some alloys for it to make it a bit different i know the stud pattern is 5x120 but i am unsure as to what the max and min offset i can use is without the wheels sticking out a country mile from...
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