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AdminTeam created the thread We welcome GracielaK.
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Today, 09:33 AM

Grip&Go replied to the thread RBs, VK DP's, BMS DCI.
" $2500.00 is a bit high starting price even obo! "

Today, 09:31 AM

rader1 replied to the thread BMW F80 M3 F82 M4 S55 inline-6 ECU (engine control unit) already cracked and flashable?.
" The S55 is going to be a bad sumbitch. "

Today, 09:24 AM

Torgus replied to the thread PTF/MOTIV Motorsport/OVERREV Fabrication at UTCC.
Quote Originally Posted by 654 View Post
The head does not flow enough to enable very high revs.
The dyno shows otherwise no? All I see is power increasing as the revs increase.

I understand the N54 may never be a very high reving engine but there should be room to increase it past 7200rpm. Even increasing it to 8 or 8.5k, from looking at the dyno, would be a substantial increase in power.

To go on, why install VAC springs that can hit 10k rpm(claimed by vac) when there is zero valve float with the stock springs at this power level and rpm range? "

Today, 09:16 AM

ChuckD05 replied to the thread BMW F80 M3 F82 M4 S55 inline-6 ECU (engine control unit) already cracked and flashable?.
" From what I see gintani prices their stuff very competitively. For what you get vs the price its far more affordable than Dinan and some other companies who really over price their stuff. This is great new regardless though. "

Today, 09:12 AM

MJM replied to the thread BMWCCA - Boston, 2014 Concours d'Elegance Event - Sunday August 10, 2014.
" Hi everyone! Have you registered yet? Remember this year we will only be parking BMWs that will be judged on the main lawn of the museum. Display only BMWs will be parked on the lawn across the main roadway (referred to "Lawn B" by the museum). Please consider entering your BMW to be judged in the "Clean:" class or he "Super Clean" class when you pre-register.

Here is a quick reference chart on each class:
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Today, 09:07 AM

AdminTeam created the thread We welcome AC Photon.
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Today, 08:53 AM

lulz_m3 replied to the thread BMW F80 M3 F82 M4 S55 inline-6 ECU (engine control unit) already cracked and flashable?.
" Lets be honest guys, people are probably just buying the encryption key from someone in Germany.
@BuraQ, the ROM is really the easy part of figuring out how to flash the car. The ROM is just the data that you are manipulating. The hard part about flashing is figured out HOW to get the DME to accept the modified data... "

Today, 08:49 AM

waterbottle1 replied to the thread SteveAZ's LPFP system upgrade thread to purchase 255 inlines, 450 buckets, Etc..
" i JUST emailed you regarding the top hat is differnt!! wow. read my mind
soo ill just reuse my top hat.
coz the vent hose is differnt size....
cheers! back to work i goooooooo "

Today, 08:46 AM

AdminTeam created the thread CarmonB48 is now here!.
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Today, 08:39 AM

DavidV replied to the thread Automotive Picture of the day.....

Today, 08:31 AM

DavidV replied to the thread Random Awesomeness Thread.
" Mmm, I'd call worrying over awesome. "

Today, 08:29 AM

Xearom3 replied to the thread RBs, VK DP's, BMS DCI.
Quote Originally Posted by Wescuddles View Post
Curious why you're pricing those rb's at $2500? If the wastegates do in fact require that $500 rebuild then you could just buy yourself a new set from rob for $3k and avoid buying used all together.
As stated, they do NOT need to be rebuilt. The wastegates needs to be ADJUSTED. This is something that is pretty straightforward and can be done before they are installed. Also, its OBO. "

Today, 08:23 AM

AdminTeam created the thread We welcome EliasCard.
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Today, 08:05 AM

DavidV replied to the thread 100,000$ M235i Track Addition?!.
" Yeah, welcome to Dutch car prices.
Scary, huh?
For export you can probably deduct 20% taxes if you were seriously considering buying this. "

Today, 08:02 AM

SpeedLimit? created the thread 100,000$ M235i Track Addition?!.
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Costs a whopping 83,000 ($112,189)

BMW has quietly introduced the new M235i Track Edition in the Netherlands.
Described as an "exclusive" and "sporty" version of the M235i Coupe, the Track Edition features an M Performance body kit that includes a front splitter, revised side skirts and a rear diffuser. The model also has a black grille, a trunk-mounted spoiler, a stainless steel sports exhaust system and 19-inch lightweight alloy wheels.
Interior changes are limited but include aluminum pedals, a carbon fiber / Alcantara handbrake lever and an Alcantara-wrapped sport steering wheel with a race display.
Power is provided by a 3.0-liter TwinPower Turbo six-cylinder engine that produces 326 PS (240 kW) and 450 Nm (322 lb-ft) of torque. It is connected to an eight-speed automatic transmission which allows the car to accelerate from 0-100 km/h in 4.8 seconds, before hitting an electronically-limited top speed of 250 km/h (155 mph).
Production will be limited to 12 units and pricing starts at 83,000 ($112,189).

Source: BMW "

Today, 07:25 AM

Tzu replied to the thread Another Custom Single Turbo N54 in the works.
Quote Originally Posted by Xearom3 View Post
Couple of questions, what is this orange wired plug? From what I found on RealOEM its a heater? I'll be removing the rear intake tube, so can i just leave this unplugged or...?
PCV heating element. "

Today, 07:00 AM