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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Feb-18-2019, 03:12:18 AM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

yes I am def going with SSV1. Just not sure if I will do the section 1 catted or straight and weld in cats myself...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Feb-18-2019, 02:22:14 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,849
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: New E46M Headunit to Market: Xtron 9" Android 8 Octa, F30 Style

I plugged that in but my steering wheel controls still dont work :/

Not sure why?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Feb-18-2019, 02:11:40 AM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

ya im sure they are worth a little.. maybe 5-7+whp between the two .. which isnt very much on a stock e46
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Feb-18-2019, 12:27:39 AM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

Agreed.. Maybe the CAI might do a few whp but not much more...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Feb-18-2019, 12:00:51 AM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

Yes!!

Please find a DynoJET... this would give the most accurate readouts... WIll you tune on 93 or e85?

use this link to find a dynojet near you!
...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Feb-17-2019, 11:57:22 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

I really dont think my vanos just broke. as I said I had a reputable company who works speically on S54 locally overhaul the entier system last year. I highly doubt my vanos just broke all of a...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Feb-17-2019, 11:40:07 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

thats what Im talking about. how much were your cats?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Feb-17-2019, 10:54:33 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

I bought this exhaust last year. Just kinda put it on the shelf and didnt install it until this year as I just didnt really have the time then. I am not sure if at this point this would still be...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Feb-17-2019, 10:43:28 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

Jsut thinking out loud here....

With the price of the SSv1 and catted section 1 could just keep the ARH and buy cams.. putting the WHP well past what the SSv + catted section one would gain and...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Feb-17-2019, 10:38:36 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

Ill just go with the SSV1 and call it a day. I didnt realize CPI was like the ARH headers... really looking to just get this car finished up...

Now as far as the section 1, could I just get the...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Feb-17-2019, 09:00:12 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

so I was looking at the prices.. the SS section one catted pipe is $2300?!

So I would be looking at $4000+ for the SSV1 headers and section one with cats? is this accurate?

I am interested in...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Feb-17-2019, 08:29:00 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

I hear you Mike.


I guess all I can go off is my base run - 282whp and where I will be at now - which is a 31whp gain.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Feb-17-2019, 08:25:16 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

I can respect that Hann :)

So I am learning new things too.. Maybe a 100cell cat doesnt flow more??



"Long ago I utilized 100 cell sports racing catalytic converters from another European...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Feb-17-2019, 07:48:14 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

I hear you Mike...

Guess I have a hard time because there was another thead on here where a member actually SOLD his SSV1 to get these and gained alot of WHP just from changing the headers over...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Feb-17-2019, 06:16:10 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

I want to do one thing at a time.. Ill do the 100 cell cat and see.. if the HP remains the same then the cat is not the issue ( atleast the ARH being more restrictive then another cat ) at that point...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Feb-17-2019, 03:51:17 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

I just ordered a Magnaflow 100cell 3.5" cat. Maybe the ARH 200cell cat sucks? At this pont this is the cheapest part to replace to see any gains worthy....

I know Hann I need a 4" but there is...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Feb-17-2019, 01:53:23 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

When will you be dynoing on a Dynojet? I am really curious to see the numbers your car puts down in SAE. I hear Franks dyno is on the happy side, so id love to see some data on a seperate dyno for...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Feb-17-2019, 01:47:54 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

Ya it was, I think i edited and fixed it.. I have 18x9.5 all around

I got to drive the car around last night and I will say it feel REALLY good and pulls pretty hard. BUt I am a all about data and...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Feb-17-2019, 01:25:27 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

for the record I have 18" wheels.


My Vanos was rebuilt last year as I mentioned earlier... have a reputable company do a full rebuilt adjust the valved etc.. I dont think its the vano as I made...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Feb-17-2019, 04:36:52 AM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

I was chatting with a good buddy of mine who is a tuner... HE suspects and I have to agree that this header is more race focused. He said the 6-1 collector designs do NOT like an restrictions and...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Feb-17-2019, 01:28:53 AM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

I did consider Epic headers... Just curious why you didnt go with the SSV1 like everyone else?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Feb-17-2019, 12:41:42 AM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

this is really a shitty feeling... I just dont know what to do. It was a real pita to get these headers on, not sure if I want to buy SSV1 headers install those retune... do it all over again...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Feb-16-2019, 10:09:04 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

I had a very reputable e46 local company do it - and yes they did a complete overhaul and valve adjustment...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Feb-16-2019, 09:54:41 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

ya I mean it made 282whp with a muffler and CAI so - I assumed it was healty... It has new coils, spark plugs, Vanos was completely rebuilt last year... ya I keep up with my car.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Feb-16-2019, 09:40:18 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

I keep wondering if maybe something is not setup right on my car? I just have a hard time believing these numbers....
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Feb-16-2019, 09:38:52 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

Total Induction tuning.. its on the dyno sheet.. they are in Windsor..

Ya if you want to do 3 pulls lol... its $150. Would be cool to see. It would be best to do them on the same day so weather...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Feb-16-2019, 09:12:28 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,849
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: New E46M Headunit to Market: Xtron 9" Android 8 Octa, F30 Style

I have the Eonon... SO far so good! Only 2 complaints is I was unable to get the steering wheel functins to work ( sound ) the the glare is awful and makes the display almost usless during the...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Feb-16-2019, 08:29:21 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

So here is the result of ANOHTER dynojet I just did -I was curious to see the difference between 2 Dynojets..

Here were the results. today is about 45 degrees out.. last dyno was like 40 degree...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Feb-14-2019, 09:09:25 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

I hear you...

I guess its more about me spending $2400 on these headers and making the same hp as the Euro or ebay. It dosent sit well with me. SO for the extra $150 to do 3 pulls on another...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Feb-14-2019, 08:45:33 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

So i am going to another DynoJet local to me this Sat morning.. its a Dynojet just like this one I tuned on today. I will do 3 pulls in 4th SAE corrected...

I am curious to see what the...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Feb-14-2019, 08:07:28 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

i am still itching my head how Bullet picked up so much HP with these headers and here I have MORE mods and picked up 31whp? He is SAE corrected like me.

Bullet was this on a Dynojet?


the...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Feb-14-2019, 07:49:29 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

I need a hug lol....

Honeslt I am not looking to have the highest NA car here.. I just want to gain what I paid for. thats all. I was really hoping for 320+ whp with these mods so its def a big...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Feb-14-2019, 07:41:30 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

I apologize bro. I took it personal I dint realize and so for that I do apoligize... Just a little frustrated as I spent the time to put these on and the $$ only to be here...


the only other...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Feb-14-2019, 07:38:47 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

Running 17" Apex Arcs with 265/35/18 all around
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Feb-14-2019, 07:34:41 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

That 290whp STD correction - once i converted that to SAE it comes to 282whp...


I guess I am still confused because others with this same seytp got 327whp WITH a highflow cat?? So either my...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Feb-14-2019, 06:00:50 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

why are you always such a troll on here? Not really sure why some of the ppl on her are just such dicks...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Feb-14-2019, 05:42:45 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

did you have cats or catless? Was your Dyno SAE Corrected? All these matter.. Alot of pople throw up numbers but the correcton factor is uncorrected STD... I can put mine to STD uncorrected too and...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Feb-14-2019, 05:12:02 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

not sure how I feel? If I should be content or disappointed with the results?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Feb-14-2019, 05:02:44 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

so it made 313whp... I know the cat will robb horsepower i just questoin how much?? 5-10whp? if so that would put me at 318-322whp....

in the end I gained 31whp - form 282whp to 313whp with the...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Feb-14-2019, 03:59:18 AM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Feb-14-2019, 03:05:25 AM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

I guess well see how different Franks dyno jet mode will be from a real dyno jet. We have practically the same mods and I know my engine runs healthy.

if i get 322whp with a cat I will be happy!
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Feb-14-2019, 02:38:35 AM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

I am tuning tomorrow am with Paul :)

So I welded on the 200 Cell cat...

Im thinking the cat will kill anywhere from 5-10whp or maybe more? Not sure how well the 200cell metalic cats flow?
...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Feb-12-2019, 02:06:26 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 843
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: How Long Did Your Original Alternator Last? (Alternator Lifespan Poll)

bought my car with 92k.. Haven't replaced mine yet and I doubt its been replaced so according to hese polls I will be replacing it soon since I am at 106k :raspberry:
Forum: Northeast Mon, Feb-11-2019, 01:18:54 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 653
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: e46M Owners in Connecticut Area

awesome! well all have to get together when the weather warms up :)
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Feb-11-2019, 01:04:07 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 8,444
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: DISCUSSION:Schrick vs CAT cams

I will PM you about this.. Very Interested! :parrot:
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Feb-08-2019, 07:51:03 PM
Replies: 216
Views: 13,097
Posted By S54 Madness
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Feb-08-2019, 06:15:38 PM
Replies: 216
Views: 13,097
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: Review: Cobra Nogaro seats (uniquely street friendly fixed back bucket seat)

Thats a significant savings.. Ill be looking to get these... thanks!
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Feb-08-2019, 04:44:34 PM
Replies: 216
Views: 13,097
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: Review: Cobra Nogaro seats (uniquely street friendly fixed back bucket seat)

My stock seats are manual / no heated. Not sure the weight of them vs full power / heated OEMs??

But how much lighter are these ( with seat rails and all ) vs stock OEM?

anyone weight these...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Feb-08-2019, 02:25:42 PM
Replies: 216
Views: 13,097
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: Review: Cobra Nogaro seats (uniquely street friendly fixed back bucket seat)

ya... All decent seats are that price. I definitely don't want to cheap out on seats as its what connects me to the car. The real question is -

Cams or seats?? lol
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Feb-08-2019, 01:34:31 PM
Replies: 216
Views: 13,097
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: Review: Cobra Nogaro seats (uniquely street friendly fixed back bucket seat)

very nice / tasteful / OEM looking !! :thumbsup2:

Ice been looking to get seats myself for the past 3 yrs and I cant seem to pull a trigger based on $$ saftey and comfort. These looks awesome!...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Feb-07-2019, 10:43:05 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 6,363
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: "Cheap" CF Airbox Gauging Interest

this guy claims by removing his headlight he had a reduction in laptime at thunderhill... I understand that is a much bigger opening then this headlight mod... I still question at highway speeds if...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Feb-07-2019, 07:49:54 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 8,444
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: DISCUSSION:Schrick vs CAT cams

ya why are these so damm hard to find? I looked on their site says VAC is a vendor.. went on their site I dont see it.. am I going :screwy:
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Feb-07-2019, 06:54:01 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 8,444
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: DISCUSSION:Schrick vs CAT cams

all this cam talking is making me want to buy cams!! :parrot:

Im interested in the Cat cams because of the price, however they seem less of a drop in a like the Schricks and require additional...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Feb-07-2019, 03:51:26 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 8,444
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: DISCUSSION:Schrick vs CAT cams

sweet.... This make me happy lol


So this Dave guy - is he local to CT... Dave you out there :)
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Feb-07-2019, 03:15:56 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 8,444
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: DISCUSSION:Schrick vs CAT cams

Who's Dave B- is he local to me? And that last statement makes me not want him touching my car if I have to worry about him possibly putting my vanos in the wrong way :lolhit:
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Feb-07-2019, 02:42:36 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 8,444
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: DISCUSSION:Schrick vs CAT cams

I did read that using new cams with used rocker arms could cause uneven wear? Any truth to this?

Shrick states "these are the new "cast" cams from Schrick which require new rocker arms"

Lets...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Feb-07-2019, 01:56:40 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 8,444
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: DISCUSSION:Schrick vs CAT cams

So this was something I really questioned.. I did call Munich my local shop who are e46 experts and do work on them - they said I could do it but take the risk of breaking a follower.. And from...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Feb-07-2019, 01:51:29 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 8,444
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: DISCUSSION:Schrick vs CAT cams

Its really the finishing touch to my setup... so I kinda have to get these since I stayed the NA route.. Which I am more then happy with. 350-360whp NA I think would be awesome...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Feb-07-2019, 03:19:21 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 8,444
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: DISCUSSION:Schrick vs CAT cams

Sorry to bring this up from the dead....

I am really considering cams since I am getting my tax return but having a hard time biting the bullet on the price. I would have them installed...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Feb-07-2019, 02:23:04 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 6,363
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: "Cheap" CF Airbox Gauging Interest

really interested in this... I have a CSL airbox as well... Do you have any pictures of the car further away with the hood closed? It looks cool but at the same time wondering if its worth doing this...
Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Thu, Feb-07-2019, 01:48:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 238
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: E46 M3 aFe or K&N Intake Kit

I got a K&N Kit - $170 + shipping. In good shape filter is clean and has been oiled last year.. I have the CSL intake now so just sitting around

https://www.knfilters.com/images/l/57-1003.jpg
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Feb-06-2019, 09:21:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 858
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: Coilovers around $1000

The only thing I noticed with lower end coilovers such as these are their really high spring rates. They are all 8k and higher which is pretty stiff. There is no option to get anything lower then...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Feb-06-2019, 08:21:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 858
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: Coilovers around $1000

What about ST Coilovers? I dont have any experience with them but for the $$ they dont seem bad?? It's a tuned coilover set made with KW shocks :thumbsup2:

"This is the ideal coil over kit for an...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Feb-06-2019, 03:02:31 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,106
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: Looking to supercharged my m3

100% true

I was on the fence about SC mine for the first 4 years... I was going to go with ESS - best Kit out there...

But then after reading about people who had SC and their issues I decided...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Feb-06-2019, 02:45:42 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 4,393
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: Aluminum steering coupler

I bought my Aluminum radiator upgrade as more of a reliable aspect as the OEM end tanks are plastic and prone to cracks / leaks down the road.



Its too bad there is no OEM option because this...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Feb-06-2019, 05:04:33 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,106
Posted By S54 Madness
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Feb-05-2019, 09:27:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 664
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: Silver grey or silver stone?

mmmm nurburgring. def on my bucket list of tracks to drive on.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Feb-05-2019, 07:59:39 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,182
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: Coolant Out of Tailpipe

https://i.imgflip.com/23fxqr.jpg
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Feb-05-2019, 03:33:53 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,100
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: **YCW 3rd GEN CF D/S NEW IMPROVED VERSION COMING TO MARKET**

This looks nice... cant wait for more info :shiftdriv
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Feb-04-2019, 06:39:35 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

yes sir - he will be remotely connected to my laptop and we will be communicating via a messenger
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Feb-04-2019, 06:12:59 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

This is the on the same dyno - its a a Dynojet and it will be SAE corrected :thumbsup2:

but I will do do 4th as I know all dynos are done in 4th gear pulls.

BTW - Paul is tuning it...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Feb-04-2019, 05:37:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 873
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: What's the weirdest thing you found in your used e46 M3?

to top it off with a giant Dildo is the icing on the cake :)
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Feb-04-2019, 05:34:05 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

ok... Ill have them do 4th...

Once it is tuned - I will have them do a few pulls in 3rd so we can compare to my previous dyno.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Feb-04-2019, 04:58:33 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

But as far as tuning purposes it makes no difference correct? if I do 3rd of 4th gear...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Feb-04-2019, 02:07:26 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

So when I had my previous dyno runs I had them do it in 3rd gear for insurance reason they wouldn allow me to go back to the dyno so I didnt really have the chance to explain how to set the car in...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Feb-04-2019, 01:19:15 PM
Replies: 9,656
Views: 644,665
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: What did you do to/for your ///M today?

I want to get one that is illuminated when I do replace mine... So far the only ones that light up are the OEM and the F10 correct?
Forum: Northeast Mon, Feb-04-2019, 01:03:42 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 653
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: e46M Owners in Connecticut Area

alright up to 4 :)

We gotta have more!
Forum: Northeast Sun, Feb-03-2019, 07:42:57 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 653
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: e46M Owners in Connecticut Area

so thats it?? There is only 3 M owners in the CT area?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Feb-03-2019, 07:42:04 PM
Replies: 9,656
Views: 644,665
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: What did you do to/for your ///M today?

This is disturbing to hear... I was considering getting the f10 shift knob too but not sure now...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Feb-02-2019, 09:29:19 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,214
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: 46M East 2019 - e46 M3 Only Meet - 5/18/19 NYC Area

did it end in 2006 and pickup last year?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Feb-02-2019, 01:48:48 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,398
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: Results: American Racing Headers

sry digger, posted in the wrong ARH thread... moving my post to there
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Feb-02-2019, 01:45:09 AM
Replies: 553
Views: 22,400
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: American racing headers Results

My ARH 3.5" 200 cell metallic cat shipped today :) I will also look into installing 2 AR20s onto the section 2 as the Rasp is very loud now after 3k...

http://i64.tinypic.com/30t1icn.jpg...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Feb-02-2019, 12:24:28 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 796
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: FCAB choices

Its honestly not that bad... the only time I really notice it is at idle - 900-1000rpm area..
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Feb-01-2019, 09:19:22 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,712
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: E46 M3 2005 Illuminated M Fender Badge

OMG.....

https://www.dhresource.com/0x0s/f2-albu-g5-M01-85-27-rBVaI1luIDeAI7rSAAD0lU2y484542.jpg/led-car-door-welcome-light-laser-shadow-led.jpg
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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Feb-01-2019, 09:12:43 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,712
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: E46 M3 2005 Illuminated M Fender Badge

https://i.ebayimg.com/images/g/sAEAAOSwsXFZMgrg/s-l640.jpg
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Feb-01-2019, 08:53:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 796
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: FCAB choices

gotcha.. so in my case as you mentioned earlier with my mods - I wont notice the NVH - which in all honestly is what I care about.. when I installed the Bimmerworld motorsport engine mounts that was...
Forum: Northeast Fri, Feb-01-2019, 07:41:16 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 653
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: e46M Owners in Connecticut Area

its more of just a storage /shop my buddy and I rent to work on our own personal cars / hang out at. But that's not to say I wouldn't help a fellow M owner out :) If you want to swing by one weekend...
Forum: Northeast Fri, Feb-01-2019, 07:38:55 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 653
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: e46M Owners in Connecticut Area

that's what I do now... Its $220 and you get a good 2hrs of wheel time.. For the $$ you honestly cant beat it. And if you make it into the top 20 of the day ( which is you are a decent driver you...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Feb-01-2019, 06:13:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 796
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: FCAB choices

Looks like Obioban approves of Turners FCAB and states there isnt much NVH compared to others and feel wise seems to be a winner. He also mentioned they were super easy for install...
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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Feb-01-2019, 04:56:15 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 796
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: FCAB choices

I was looking at getting the turner FCAB too.. Glad I am seeing this thread as i might go OE instead. I do occasional Autox and a plan to track the car 2-3 times a year.

Was looking at this kit
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Forum: Parts for Sale/Wanted Fri, Feb-01-2019, 04:30:12 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,948
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: BMW Performance CF Strut Brace

Just so you guys are aware, this will not FIT on our cars unless you hack up / modify your front Battery Terminal Post... Its the reason this was NOT sold for the M3 but rather the regular e46.
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Forum: Northeast Fri, Feb-01-2019, 03:49:45 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 653
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: e46M Owners in Connecticut Area

Well all i need to do it get this tune / headers sorted and Ill be ready :)

Maybe I will be able to make it for this!!
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Feb-01-2019, 03:29:41 PM
Replies: 390
Views: 93,584
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: E46 M3 - S65 Conversion Notes / DIY

http://m.memegen.com/ip35mq.jpg
Forum: Northeast Fri, Feb-01-2019, 03:12:48 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 653
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: e46M Owners in Connecticut Area

Awesome :thumbsup2:

Im looking to do some REAL track days at lime rock this year on the actual track.. you going this year?



Id be willing to meet up maybe next month once it gets a bit...
Forum: Northeast Fri, Feb-01-2019, 02:38:18 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 653
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: e46M Owners in Connecticut Area

well so far we have 3 people :) you, Kdubski and myself! Hopefully more people come out of the wood work to get a nice group of M owners to hang out with locally...

I go to Lime Rock every year...
Forum: Northeast Thu, Jan-31-2019, 07:48:36 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 653
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: e46M Owners in Connecticut Area

Ya which is cool..

Guess I am looking for people more local in CT area to meet up with where we don't have to drive too far to just hangout.
Forum: Northeast Thu, Jan-31-2019, 06:33:42 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 653
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: e46M Owners in Connecticut Area

I did notice a Northeast section :)

I figured posting in here would get way more attention and responses from people in CT.
Forum: Northeast Thu, Jan-31-2019, 06:20:33 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 653
Posted By S54 Madness
e46M Owners in Connecticut Area

Just wanted to see how many e46M owners live in the CT area? I always see how NY has a ton of M owners and they get together on the weekends to hang out talk about their cars, go for drives etc...
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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Jan-31-2019, 01:30:46 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 10,827
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: Jet Black E46 - BBS E88 - Quick Pics

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Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Jan-30-2019, 07:48:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 144
Posted By S54 Madness
Re: Outside Temp Sensor Broken... need new wires?

BMW Outside Temperature Sensor Reading -44 or +122 Troubleshooting

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