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Forum: Cars for Sale/Wanted Thu, Sep-15-2011, 10:06:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,738
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
2002 E46 M3 Club Racer for Sale

Dear All
I am selling my 2002 E46 M3, I have it listed on ebay you can follow the link and I posted some details here as well.

Just wrapping up grad school and unfortunately I just don't have...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, May-26-2009, 03:32:26 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 322
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
DaJemster? Anyone know how to get a hold of him

I'm trying to contat the DaJemster, but lost his cell number? Anyone know how to get a hold of him, I tried PM'ing him but not luck...

Sander
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Apr-24-2009, 09:16:33 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 45,512
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
I was never able to get anymore testing...

I was never able to get anymore testing done...law school got in the way of the hobby. I haven't heard anyone with a v2 complaining so I thinking the results are close to the same. I'm bummed I never...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Apr-24-2009, 09:11:37 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,722
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
You want data... it doesn't get any better than...

You want data... it doesn't get any better than this on this forum...
http://www.brouwersusa.com/Exhaust%20Matrix.xls

All the supporting dyno's and test methodology are embedded in the orginal...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Apr-24-2009, 09:04:03 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,722
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Here... I found it... ...

Here... I found it...

http://www.m3forum.net/m3forum/showthread.php?t=213174
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Apr-24-2009, 08:59:00 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,722
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Do a search, I have posted pages of spreadsheets...

Do a search, I have posted pages of spreadsheets of my before/after dyno results with a dozen different exhaust, midpipe configurations and D/A's race software on my car.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Feb-12-2009, 04:56:08 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 11,971
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
There should not be a convertible M3 period...and...

There should not be a convertible M3 period...and yes BMW's weigh too much...it's a joke that anything over 3200 pounds be considered a "sports car" in this day and age with all the lightweight...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Feb-12-2009, 04:44:54 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,514
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
144k modded miles here...includes about 5k track...

144k modded miles here...includes about 5k track miles on a bearing recall motor with a mis-shift that shot the clutch parts out the side of the bellhousing... 6sp manual, 317rwhp 27mpg average,...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Jan-21-2009, 02:10:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 404
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
WTB used stock rear brakes

Is there anyone that has stock rear brakes for sale, disks, calipers, caliper mounts and pads?

Sander
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jan-19-2009, 02:32:58 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 22,350
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
More misc pics for the aboce thread...

More misc pics for the aboce thread...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Jan-18-2009, 05:54:31 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 22,350
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Okay.. it appears as though there are two types...

Okay.. it appears as though there are two types of problems.

1) The mirror housing is loose on the the acutally mount, tightening the torx screws does resolve that issue for the most part.

2)...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Jan-16-2009, 04:43:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 819
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Loose rear view mirror glass- Help?

Anyone have a problem it the rear view mirror glass being loose and vibrating in the mirror.(referring to the outside left and right side mirrors)

Is there any way to tighten them up?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Dec-31-2008, 09:33:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 723
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Perfect, thanks I wasn't sure if you were still...

Perfect, thanks I wasn't sure if you were still on the radar...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Dec-31-2008, 06:05:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 723
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Need to Borrow/Rent Stock Headers ASAP Urgent

Hi all-
I asked you guys a couple months back if anyone in the So Cal area had some stock headers laying around that I could borrow for a smog. WE tried building our own cheapo cat mid-pipe to see...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Nov-11-2008, 04:35:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,475
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Rebuilding our 6MT Getrags

If I'm not mistaken the manual transmissions in the M3's are build by Getrag, has anyone tried rebuilding one? Or know of any shops in so cal that work on these. My car has about 135K miles on it...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Oct-30-2008, 08:53:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 688
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Thanks for the info... is there anyone that we...

Thanks for the info... is there anyone that we know that has actually done the electronic type?

Sander
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Oct-24-2008, 05:19:56 AM
Replies: 869
Views: 226,651
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
LAX2AMS for Los Angeles to Amsterdam

LAX2AMS for Los Angeles to Amsterdam
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Oct-24-2008, 03:00:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 688
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Need to buy O2 Simulators..Which ones?

I need to buy O2 sims for back O2's, does anyone know which type/model would work?

Thanks for your input....

Sander
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Aug-19-2008, 04:30:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 650
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Need to "borrow" stock headers

Is there anyone in Cali that has a set of stock M3 headers with cats I can used for my smog check on my 2002 M3. I'll need to borrow them for a week or two.

Let me know if you can help.

Sander
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Jul-25-2008, 06:10:36 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 45,512
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Fair critique on the graph analysis.. to answer...

Fair critique on the graph analysis.. to answer you question... made the custom pipe out of hacking up pieces of the Borla V1 as follows...dyno'd each one...

Attempt 1
Borla V1
Attempt 2
Borla...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Jul-25-2008, 06:03:19 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 45,512
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Not taking it to heart, just trying to save you...

Not taking it to heart, just trying to save you some trouble/wasted time/money. Looking forward to seeing the new midpipe with the revised crossover location.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Jul-16-2008, 06:01:06 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 45,512
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Yes...however there is a catch...if you step on...

Yes...however there is a catch...if you step on the gas exactly at the point where the torque is the lowest it feels like the car builds power nicely because what you are feeling is that rapid...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Jul-16-2008, 05:45:37 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 45,512
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Yes, I believe the SS merge collector was close...

Yes, I believe the SS merge collector was close to the stock cross over location... I didn't test that pipe but based on the location it should NOT have an issue.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Jul-15-2008, 04:28:03 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 45,512
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
"A little low end torque," at 2800 the custom...

"A little low end torque," at 2800 the custom exhaust is making 90lb/ft, vs. nearly 190lb/ft under the "stock" configuration....25-50% is a little!?

This is textbook example of how not to design...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Jul-15-2008, 04:20:58 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,748
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Haha... more bad news... whale sperm, or fat from...

Haha... more bad news... whale sperm, or fat from sperm walls is used in some gear oils... in other words you got "gear oil bukake'd"
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Jul-10-2008, 04:26:47 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 45,512
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
I'm not sure that a good quality race cat would...

I'm not sure that a good quality race cat would change things much... you could just flow bench a pair of cats and compare it to a straight pipe and get an idea.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Jul-10-2008, 04:25:05 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 45,512
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Can you reflash to a stock program and put on a...

Can you reflash to a stock program and put on a stock muffler for true stock baseline?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Jul-10-2008, 04:22:48 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 45,512
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
THE V1 borla midpipe has the crossover farthest...

THE V1 borla midpipe has the crossover farthest forward at the header flange, the problem was 'addressed" by moving the crossover back to OEM location as we did in the "Custom Borla Midpipe"
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Jul-09-2008, 03:33:02 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 45,512
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Happy to help out where I can... I couldn't have...

Happy to help out where I can... I couldn't have done it without the help of several of our forum sponsors. (D/A, AFe, BPS, HP Autowerks) They deserve a lot of the credit for being willing to have...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Jul-09-2008, 03:30:07 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 45,512
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Sully, I do stand corrected, when I had this...

Sully, I do stand corrected, when I had this problem with the limp mode on the stock tune, the limp mode was the result of a short in wiring of an O2 unknown at the time and that was causing the limp...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Jul-09-2008, 03:27:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 364
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Discovery Automotive is near Sacramento, and so...

Discovery Automotive is near Sacramento, and so is Ground Control... although I don't think they offer shop tours.

Dinan is located in the bay area, south of San Jose I believe.

TC Kline is...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Jul-09-2008, 03:24:04 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 10,280
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Are they talking about rwhp or crank hp?

Are they talking about rwhp or crank hp?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Jul-08-2008, 04:46:28 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 4,647
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
haha...how could you even date a woman that can't...

haha...how could you even date a woman that can't figure out how to drive stick shift? It's not exactly difficult.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Jul-08-2008, 04:37:50 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 10,280
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Agree... the Dinan product line is way too...

Agree... the Dinan product line is way too conservative.. I never really thought of it as overrated because I didn't realize anybody rated that high.

I used their stuff to soup up my dad's 740,...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Jul-08-2008, 04:33:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,407
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
We had the same blow fuse issue...

We had the same blow fuse issue...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jul-07-2008, 03:19:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,407
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Call Peter at HP Autowerks in Santa Barbara, we...

Call Peter at HP Autowerks in Santa Barbara, we just went through this issue for a different reason on my car, but he's got the wiring figured out.

(805) 966 3200
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Jun-24-2008, 02:13:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 696
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
:drama:

:drama:
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Jun-19-2008, 04:09:25 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 45,512
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Close up of the crossover that we had made by...

Close up of the crossover that we had made by Burns with slip fittings on one side to make it an easy slip fit on the existing sectoin 2
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Jun-19-2008, 04:07:20 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 45,512
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Many of you have PM'd asking to what custom...

Many of you have PM'd asking to what custom Burn's midpipe that we built looks like. Here are some pictures.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Jun-08-2008, 04:24:31 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 45,512
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Sean- I saw that Agency Power muffler on your...

Sean-
I saw that Agency Power muffler on your website, can you bolt that on and saw off the right hand(passenger side) section for a lightweight single muffler exhaust?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Jun-07-2008, 06:12:01 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 45,512
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Bob's car test in that example is an SMG and they...

Bob's car test in that example is an SMG and they couldn't get it into "dyno mode" so the rev limited cut in at 6000K rpm. Thus you could see the torque peak down well below 6000 rpm, but not the...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Jun-07-2008, 05:21:35 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 45,512
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Your point is well taken, we considered testing...

Your point is well taken, we considered testing with a "high flow race cat" midpipe, but we'd blown the budget by then and there is another problem...you can't do a test with a stock programed ECU, a...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Jun-07-2008, 05:12:18 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 45,512
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
I'll try to get Peter, Sean and Bob to chime in...

I'll try to get Peter, Sean and Bob to chime in on the current prices for the parts and labor but here is what I would do it...

Order the software from D/A by removing and reinstalling the ECU...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Jun-06-2008, 03:21:44 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 45,512
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
The mod/staight pipe was a no cats and no...

The mod/staight pipe was a no cats and no crossover, in otherwords it was a true dual exhaust.

Ifi I recall, the SS single pipe mid pipe has the crossover/x pips, or more accurately "y pipe" at...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Jun-03-2008, 03:13:57 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 45,512
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Yes, I feel ya... plastic tubs of sh*t...but then...

Yes, I feel ya... plastic tubs of sh*t...but then again the BMW's aren't built the way they built a 635Csi back in the day...my cars all get gutted for weight savings so the interiors not really a...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jun-02-2008, 05:19:26 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 45,512
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Yeah..on youtube The cost of the project...

Yeah..on youtube

The cost of the project isn't that bad...probably under $4500-5000 with labor. I would assume you'd do the airbox and ECU install yourself. Only need to have a shop install the...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jun-02-2008, 05:14:53 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 45,512
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
That happened long ago; the moment you purchased...

That happened long ago; the moment you purchased a M3 instead of a Z06...:thumbsup2:
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, May-29-2008, 06:29:45 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 45,512
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
I didn't pay much attention to the sound of the...

I didn't pay much attention to the sound of the different exhaust, primarily because, as those of you that have seen my car it's totally gutted of sound deadening, with no rubber bushings in the...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, May-29-2008, 07:01:48 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 45,512
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
I understand what your saying, but I think I...

I understand what your saying, but I think I speak for everyone on this forum when I point out that there is a consensus that in order to mod a motor like the E46 M3's you cannot do it peice...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, May-29-2008, 06:54:55 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 45,512
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Jack, I feel you, I apologize for any delays......

Jack, I feel you, I apologize for any delays... the testing took a lot of time and I couldn't lean on anybody more than I already had. Like I said earlier, Peter at HP Autowerks donated many many...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, May-29-2008, 06:44:33 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 45,512
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
We couldn't find a beter location than in the...

We couldn't find a beter location than in the stock location, which was just behind the transmission yoke. There are not that many places where there is room for the cross over becuase of all the...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, May-29-2008, 06:39:24 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 45,512
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
We only had V1 verions of Borla at time of the...

We only had V1 verions of Borla at time of the test, the V2 was released after Bob, Peter, and Sean addressed Borla with their concerns based on the project.

Keep in mind that the V1 Borla...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, May-29-2008, 06:32:40 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 45,512
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Sorry... forgot to put that in there... the stock...

Sorry... forgot to put that in there... the stock baseline had cats and the modded "best" result was with out cats.

We didn't have the time or the money to test differnt cat pipes because it...
Forum: General BMW Discussion Mon, May-26-2008, 02:59:03 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 13,258
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Smile Hey...props to him for making an effort to get up...

Hey...props to him for making an effort to get up to speed from the begining.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, May-26-2008, 02:53:22 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 45,512
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
For those of you data geeks... here is the...

For those of you data geeks... here is the summary of every run and configuration, including the baseline.

There are two worksheets in this file, one is a "Chart 1" visually summarizes all the...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, May-26-2008, 02:27:27 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 45,512
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
D/A + CSL Header and Multi Exhaust System Test (Dyno Results

Below is a link to the dyno test results from extensive dyno test sessions I did in cooperation with Sean from Discovery Automotive, Peter Van Wingerden at HP Autowerks and Bob at Bimmer Performance...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Apr-26-2008, 06:16:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 697
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Those with CSL headers needing to pass smog.

My D/A software CSL header 2002 M3 came up for the treadmill smoke check here in CA this year.

I figured a lot of you were coming up on this 5 year test, so I had Peter build a cat mid pipe based...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Feb-20-2008, 02:19:05 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,282
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
if you take that Mason brace, weld it in, and...

if you take that Mason brace, weld it in, and then weld little struts down to back of the rear subframe mounting location, you'll do wonders for the chassis stiffness... this is my weld in version, I...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Feb-08-2008, 12:13:49 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,405
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Seriously, for $16K just drive the thing into the...

Seriously, for $16K just drive the thing into the ground? You can't get a CIVIC for that money there days...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Feb-07-2008, 03:20:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,078
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
It might if you can get them close enought to the...

It might if you can get them close enought to the header so the cats get warm enough to work.

You could also get a quick flash on the ECU to lean out the motor just to pass the test.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Feb-07-2008, 03:01:11 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,639
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Travis... the calipers maybe the same on the CTS...

Travis... the calipers maybe the same on the CTS V and the E46, however you'll still need different hats, hardware, brake lines, and brackets. The cost of these replacement parts will be too close to...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Feb-07-2008, 02:43:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,405
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
If the car was well taken car off and has a good...

If the car was well taken car off and has a good history, don't worry about the mileage, mines got 110K miles and still running as strong as it ever has.

So I wouldn't be afraid, and for $19K it...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Feb-07-2008, 02:40:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,470
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
There is a sensor under the dash that is "hal...

There is a sensor under the dash that is "hal effect" that sits on the side of the clutch master cylinder, it can be kicked loose by your feet if you snag it just right. Just clip it back in. ...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Feb-07-2008, 02:38:20 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,703
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Yes...get the car re aligned and install all the...

Yes...get the car re aligned and install all the other bushing you can ... RTAB, Upper inner control arm bushings, and solid subframe mounts, diff mounts etc...It's all really easy to get to with the...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Jan-28-2008, 03:13:40 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,081
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
If your going to do a rear seat delete, take out...

If your going to do a rear seat delete, take out the seat backs, the side bolsters the entire rear shelf, the side panels and all the sound deadening. Then have someone profession fab thin aluminum...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Jan-11-2008, 04:07:08 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 7,572
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
One other question, I didn't have to change...

One other question, I didn't have to change anyting on the hat, the 'ears' or tabs didn't hang down below or machine the hat.

Is this issue a problem only on older castings of StopTech rotors?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Jan-11-2008, 04:00:12 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 7,572
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Failure? We're talking about hats and rotors....

Failure? We're talking about hats and rotors. We've already determined the Brembo and STOPTECH parts are identical in demension and have no meaningful difference in materials. I don't see how there...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Jan-09-2008, 02:56:47 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 7,572
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
You assuming that the failures that you've seen...

You assuming that the failures that you've seen out there would not have happened with either brand of disk. I've seen issues with Brembo on Brembo on mine.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Jan-08-2008, 03:47:46 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 7,572
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
I can't add any theory or speculation to this...

I can't add any theory or speculation to this discussion, I can only tell you about my experience actually using StopTech rotors on Brembo BBK/hats. I've been running this hybrid set up for some time...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Jan-08-2008, 03:15:44 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 7,572
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Sex appeal...

Sex appeal...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Nov-24-2007, 01:13:28 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,702
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
I'd get 2.5 sets of rims try, if you can to...

I'd get 2.5 sets of rims

try, if you can to fit a set of 16 or 17 inch back rims for drag slicks, lots of sidewall. The don't need to be that wide, 8 or 9 inches is find.

get a set of CCW C14...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Nov-24-2007, 01:04:49 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,872
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
About time...it'll be interesting to see how drag...

About time...it'll be interesting to see how drag slicks work with the firm suspension. Curious to hear about the results, this will be a good test of the BMW drive line.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Nov-12-2007, 12:50:13 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,164
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
KILL IT AND GRILL IT...where are the pictures of...

KILL IT AND GRILL IT...where are the pictures of the deer? I gotta see what it looked like after that.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Nov-06-2007, 02:33:42 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,642
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Keep your eye on your mailbox...for upcoming...

Keep your eye on your mailbox...for upcoming issue of Roudel...
Forum: Faults, Fixes and DIY Wed, Oct-31-2007, 11:04:39 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 128,290
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Too bad we didn't have YouTube in 2001, when the...

Too bad we didn't have YouTube in 2001, when the E46 came out...this would have saved everyone a lot of aggreviation...when is the corner balancing and set up video coming out?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Oct-25-2007, 04:47:25 AM
Replies: 174
Views: 93,158
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Dave, these look pretty slick... It's great to...

Dave, these look pretty slick...
It's great to see the carbon technology coming down the pipe. The weight reduction and lifespan is awesome.

At $9K I just can't get it to pencil, especially if...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Oct-19-2007, 06:07:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 664
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Quit messing with the stock seat belts and...

Quit messing with the stock seat belts and sliders... Use the VAC mounts like they're suppose to be used and hard mount the seat without sliders right to the floor and use a real harness. The sliders...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Oct-17-2007, 06:25:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 747
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
What year is your car, you might not be able to...

What year is your car, you might not be able to get clean dyno's on the newer M3's?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Oct-15-2007, 07:13:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,268
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
With the GC set up you can dial in all different...

With the GC set up you can dial in all different typs of balance, understeer or over steer. The end link and the noise where not really an issue for me, I could hear it over regular road noise....
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Mon, Oct-15-2007, 07:07:22 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,268
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
The reason the GC sways are great in that you can...

The reason the GC sways are great in that you can adjust them and match them to spring rates and rest of the suspension. You gotta understand that when just throwing a set of GC sways- or any other...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Oct-13-2007, 12:16:59 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,238
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Robbery by axe is not much a concern for us...

Robbery by axe is not much a concern for us rednecks over here in the States being that we have constitutional right to arm ourselves to the teeth and the keys are hidden under the pillow. But you...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Oct-10-2007, 03:04:48 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,704
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Yeah...gauranteed to miss the apex.....

Yeah...gauranteed to miss the apex.....
Forum: Off Topic Fri, Oct-05-2007, 02:36:56 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,409
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
I used, then got pulled over had the car searched...

I used, then got pulled over had the car searched and unded up in a huge legal mess. Customized BHP was ordered destroyed etc....but then again that was California law.

The biggest problem with...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Oct-05-2007, 02:32:28 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,184
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
I posted a DIY on the weld in kit here somewhere,...

I posted a DIY on the weld in kit here somewhere, someone will link it any moment now...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Sep-28-2007, 05:32:54 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,135
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
If it wasn't for dyno, then most of the M3 owners...

If it wasn't for dyno, then most of the M3 owners wouldn't have any yardstick, heaven forbid you actually see one sack up and race.

PS Dyno testing is a pain in the A$$, this year we did more...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Sep-28-2007, 05:26:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,229
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
I don't know what to tell you, like I said in my...

I don't know what to tell you, like I said in my PM I've got 60K plus miles on my GC suspension and it's working fine.

As far as noise or rattles are concerned, I'm running Turners solid engine...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Sep-21-2007, 03:09:33 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,602
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
It is possible that you lost low end torque, I...

It is possible that you lost low end torque, I test about half dozen exhaust systems, not including the SS and there was a pretty good variation in power between systems.

You should dyno you car,...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Sep-18-2007, 05:08:23 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,497
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Did you ever check the engine mounts to see if...

Did you ever check the engine mounts to see if they were saging?
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Sep-14-2007, 12:02:31 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,191
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Case in point, you say you've been AA customer...

Case in point, you say you've been AA customer for almost 15years and they still don't know who you are...

DA's the way to go. No need to reinvent the wheel with a custom tune.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Tue, Sep-11-2007, 04:04:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,278
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Thanks, I was having trouble find it for some...

Thanks, I was having trouble find it for some reason.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Sep-08-2007, 10:09:53 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,447
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Congradualtions, your first task at Autotalent...

Congradualtions, your first task at Autotalent will be to get them to cut a sponsorship check to M3forum...right?

How are you going to get Autotalent to carry all the lines you had at Lucent if...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sat, Sep-08-2007, 10:02:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,278
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Do a search for a thread I posted on welding up...

Do a search for a thread I posted on welding up the front swaybar mounts, mine tore out after many miles of street driving. This is problem TMS/GC probably are not used to because of the stiff shock...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Sep-06-2007, 07:31:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,231
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Kelly Blue book is a meaningless/useless. KBB...

Kelly Blue book is a meaningless/useless. KBB values are based on what banks will lend against a certain make, model, year car. Banks are going to over value the cars, then they can lend more money...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Thu, Sep-06-2007, 07:24:53 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,936
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
Just sack up and get solid engine and tranny...

Just sack up and get solid engine and tranny mounts from Turners, the headers most likely are hitting because your engine mounts are worn and saggy. The engine leans to the passenger side, so when...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Sep-02-2007, 06:27:19 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,390
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
I couple more miles and we'll turn 100K on the...

I couple more miles and we'll turn 100K on the odometer on my bucket of bolts and the '02 is running incredible. Peter at HP Autowerks regularily sees the car and scan for fault codes, etc and there...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Aug-26-2007, 08:09:12 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,249
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
The AP and Alcon kits are booth really well...

The AP and Alcon kits are booth really well regarded, but they are not as common and I'm not sure who's selling them and supporting them at the moment. Bob from Bimmer Performance Store and Carmen...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Sun, Aug-19-2007, 07:10:44 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,680
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
The cat will be out of the bag soon...after...

The cat will be out of the bag soon...after nearly 8mo of dyno testing it's finally with the editors at Roundel...you won't be dissappointed.
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Aug-10-2007, 05:02:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,224
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
It's looking like that despite the earlier...

It's looking like that despite the earlier bearing issues that the motors are in it for the long haul, which is to be expected from a straight 6, a engine configuration known for being reliable.
...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Fri, Aug-03-2007, 12:17:53 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,737
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
I got 97K on mine now, and done none of the...

I got 97K on mine now, and done none of the babying you typically see on these cars. Mine had nothing but the routine oil/filter per the service indicator. It's been modded and chipped and the dyno's...
Forum: E46 M3 (2001-2006) Wed, Aug-01-2007, 06:48:12 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 6,320
Posted By Fly'n DuthhMan
I agree with Clevend on much of what he said, the...

I agree with Clevend on much of what he said, the amount of BS'ing that manufactures do to talk their way around their own short comings is ridiculous.

It's one thing to improve a product...
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