LSD? - BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com
BMW Forum BMW Forum

Auto Insurance

» Featured Product
Wheel & Tire Center

Go Back   BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com > BMW Model Specific Forums > 3-Series (E36)
Register Home Forum Active Topics Gallery / Showroom Auto Loans Garage Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Auto EscrowInsurance

3-Series (E36) Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1992-1999. Autodoodad Specific models include: BMW 316i, BMW 318i, BMW 318iS/ti, BMW 320, BMW 323, BMW 320, BMW 324, BMW 325, BMW 328.

BimmerWerkz.com is the premier BMW Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 01-25-2004, 07:23 PM   #1 (permalink)
Neutral Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Car:
Posts: 58
Photos:
bimerok is an unknown quantity at this point
Hello all,

I wanted to ask if 98 328 comes with Limited Slip Differential stock? or is it optional?

Thanks Leo.
bimerok is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 01-25-2004, 07:33 PM   #2 (permalink)
ex owner/admin
 
Furious's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: Toronto-Canada
Car: turbo e36 325/s50 and e46 330xi
Posts: 10,839
Photos:
Furious Furious Furious Furious Furious Furious Furious Furious Furious Furious Furious
Send a message via AIM to Furious
im not too sure, but i dont think you have it. i know mine does however im not too clear as to how or which cars have it.
__________________
Furious is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-25-2004, 08:37 PM   #3 (permalink)
2nd Gear Member
 
TECH's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Car:
Posts: 434
Photos:
TECH is an unknown quantity at this point
It's doubtful you have a LSD. If you happen to jack the rear up anytime soon, spin a rear wheel while in neutral. If both wheels spin the same way, at the same time, it's an LSD. If they spin the opposite way, or one doesn't spin at all, it's not.
TECH is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-25-2004, 08:44 PM   #4 (permalink)
You Can Has A Custom Title!!
 
e36_m3_Turbo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: Seattle, Washington
Car:
Posts: 5,253
Photos:
e36_m3_Turbo has a reputation beyond reputee36_m3_Turbo has a reputation beyond reputee36_m3_Turbo has a reputation beyond reputee36_m3_Turbo has a reputation beyond reputee36_m3_Turbo has a reputation beyond reputee36_m3_Turbo has a reputation beyond reputee36_m3_Turbo has a reputation beyond reputee36_m3_Turbo has a reputation beyond reputee36_m3_Turbo has a reputation beyond reputee36_m3_Turbo has a reputation beyond reputee36_m3_Turbo has a reputation beyond repute
or just have someone look at the car when u do a burnout
__________________
<img src="http://i4.photobucket.com/albums/y149/QnRainStar/e30-blackangus032.jpg" alt="Image hosted by Photobucket.com">

No longer red.
e36_m3_Turbo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-25-2004, 09:21 PM   #5 (permalink)
2nd Gear Member
 
TECH's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Car:
Posts: 434
Photos:
TECH is an unknown quantity at this point
Quote:
Originally posted by e36_332i_s52@Jan 25 2004, 10:24 PM
or just have someone look at the car when u do a burnout
.....if it'll spin.......... :P
TECH is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-25-2004, 09:29 PM   #6 (permalink)
Threadkiller
 
bitcore's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: High Point, NC
Car:
Posts: 2,907
Photos:
bitcore will become famous soon enoughbitcore will become famous soon enough
Send a message via ICQ to bitcore Send a message via AIM to bitcore Send a message via MSN to bitcore
I have a 98 323 and I can get my tail-end out fairly well and my treads seem to indicate that both wheels are spinng when I drift, but I havn't been able to study my treads, just look from a distance.

I'm interested if I have an LSD as well, that would be amazing.
How much would a clutch type LDS run?
__________________

bitcore is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2004, 07:40 AM   #7 (permalink)
ex owner/admin
 
Furious's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: Toronto-Canada
Car: turbo e36 325/s50 and e46 330xi
Posts: 10,839
Photos:
Furious Furious Furious Furious Furious Furious Furious Furious Furious Furious Furious
Send a message via AIM to Furious
like TECH said you can spin your wheels in the air, if they spin opposite ways you do not, if they go same way then you do, also check the differential sometimes they have the ratio stamped on
__________________
Furious is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2004, 05:36 PM   #8 (permalink)
You Can Has A Custom Title!!
 
e36_m3_Turbo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: Seattle, Washington
Car:
Posts: 5,253
Photos:
e36_m3_Turbo has a reputation beyond reputee36_m3_Turbo has a reputation beyond reputee36_m3_Turbo has a reputation beyond reputee36_m3_Turbo has a reputation beyond reputee36_m3_Turbo has a reputation beyond reputee36_m3_Turbo has a reputation beyond reputee36_m3_Turbo has a reputation beyond reputee36_m3_Turbo has a reputation beyond reputee36_m3_Turbo has a reputation beyond reputee36_m3_Turbo has a reputation beyond reputee36_m3_Turbo has a reputation beyond repute
Quote:
Originally posted by TECH+Jan 25 2004, 10:01 PM--></div><table border='0' align='center' width='95%' cellpadding='3' cellspacing='1'><tr><td>QUOTE (TECH @ Jan 25 2004, 10:01 PM)</td></tr><tr><td id='QUOTE'> <!--QuoteBegin-e36_332i_s52@Jan 25 2004, 10:24 PM
or just have someone look at the car when u do a burnout
.....if it'll spin.......... :P [/b][/quote]
ya thats true
__________________
<img src="http://i4.photobucket.com/albums/y149/QnRainStar/e30-blackangus032.jpg" alt="Image hosted by Photobucket.com">

No longer red.
e36_m3_Turbo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2004, 08:03 PM   #9 (permalink)
n00b
 
sprammer325is's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: winson-salem, NC
Car:
Posts: 6
Photos:
sprammer325is is an unknown quantity at this point
Send a message via AIM to sprammer325is
step 2, jack up the rear of your car,

step 2, turn one wheel with hands

step 3, simultaniously watch the opposite wheel

if both spin the same direction you have a LSD
__________________
94 325is sport pkg.
sprammer325is is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-06-2004, 11:47 PM   #10 (permalink)
Threadkiller
 
bitcore's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: High Point, NC
Car:
Posts: 2,907
Photos:
bitcore will become famous soon enoughbitcore will become famous soon enough
Send a message via ICQ to bitcore Send a message via AIM to bitcore Send a message via MSN to bitcore
No. I do not have an LSD (98, 323 is audo w/ traction control)
(bump)
__________________

bitcore is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-07-2004, 05:37 AM   #11 (permalink)
You Can Has A Custom Title!!
 
thekid's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: Jackson MS
Car: 2010 (Prefer not to say here).
Posts: 3,445
Photos:
thekid has a reputation beyond reputethekid has a reputation beyond reputethekid has a reputation beyond reputethekid has a reputation beyond reputethekid has a reputation beyond reputethekid has a reputation beyond reputethekid has a reputation beyond reputethekid has a reputation beyond reputethekid has a reputation beyond reputethekid has a reputation beyond reputethekid has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via ICQ to thekid Send a message via AIM to thekid
Next time it is raining and you have an open road, then as you are pulling away from a stop floor it and see what happens with your back wheels. This is much more fun! Did LSD come on 95 318i's I know mine doens't have traction control, but I can't tell if it has LSD or really good tires, or just has no power at all (which I don't think is true).
thekid is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-07-2004, 06:26 AM   #12 (permalink)
Neutral Member
 
schnitz's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Car:
Posts: 95
Photos:
schnitz is an unknown quantity at this point
Quote:
It's doubtful you have a LSD. If you happen to jack the rear up anytime soon, spin a rear wheel while in neutral. If both wheels spin the same way, at the same time, it's an LSD. If they spin the opposite way, or one doesn't spin at all, it's not.
most practical way
schnitz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-07-2004, 01:43 PM   #13 (permalink)
Defector
 
El Presidente's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: Long Island
Car:
Posts: 5,973
Photos:
El Presidente is an unknown quantity at this point
Send a message via AIM to El Presidente
Its closer to very little power with a combination of good tires. I could spin my goodyears but not my michelins, except in the rain. And the 318 didnt have an LSD.
__________________
<span style='color:gray'><span style='font-family:Courier'>1995 e36 3 Series RIP
1999 e46 3 Series BURN IN HELL
2000 MR-S Roadster= Current</span></span>
El Presidente is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-07-2004, 03:36 PM   #14 (permalink)
Threadkiller
 
bitcore's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: High Point, NC
Car:
Posts: 2,907
Photos:
bitcore will become famous soon enoughbitcore will become famous soon enough
Send a message via ICQ to bitcore Send a message via AIM to bitcore Send a message via MSN to bitcore
I gott a button to turn traction control on or off.
I think my engine is F#%@ed up because it has very little power. I dont get it. It's accelerating similar to my older sister' 4 banger new VW bug (non turbo), of wich I was accused of tearing the tranny up :P
__________________

bitcore is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com > BMW Model Specific Forums > 3-Series (E36)


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
WTB: 3.15 LSD E36, for a 328i lecchilo Looking For 1 10-03-2005 09:00 PM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:29 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2
Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.