what do u think of this mod - 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 05-02-2006, 09:16 PM   #1 (permalink)
Live Fast. Drive Faster.
 
buuhh99's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Car:
Posts: 3,251
Photos:
buuhh99 has a reputation beyond reputebuuhh99 has a reputation beyond reputebuuhh99 has a reputation beyond reputebuuhh99 has a reputation beyond reputebuuhh99 has a reputation beyond reputebuuhh99 has a reputation beyond reputebuuhh99 has a reputation beyond reputebuuhh99 has a reputation beyond reputebuuhh99 has a reputation beyond reputebuuhh99 has a reputation beyond reputebuuhh99 has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via AIM to buuhh99
what do u think of this mod

acs throttle body hose
__________________



Last edited by buuhh99; 05-02-2006 at 09:21 PM.
buuhh99 is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 05-02-2006, 09:29 PM   #2 (permalink)
General Chaos
 
SpeedInfusion's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Plano, TX
Car: ///M3,Corolla
Posts: 13,803
Photos:
SpeedInfusion has disabled reputation
Send a message via AIM to SpeedInfusion
awsome mod for someone who doesnt need ASc, u my friend, need ASC
__________________
SpeedInfusion is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-02-2006, 09:31 PM   #3 (permalink)
Sodium Chloride
 
saltshaker185's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Louisville Ky
Car: 95 M3
Posts: 3,762
Photos:
saltshaker185 is a splendid one to beholdsaltshaker185 is a splendid one to beholdsaltshaker185 is a splendid one to beholdsaltshaker185 is a splendid one to beholdsaltshaker185 is a splendid one to beholdsaltshaker185 is a splendid one to beholdsaltshaker185 is a splendid one to beholdsaltshaker185 is a splendid one to behold
Send a message via AIM to saltshaker185 Send a message via MSN to saltshaker185
looks interesting, id like a testimonial on it first though... you shuold get it and write a review!
saltshaker185 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-02-2006, 09:56 PM   #4 (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
moving to e36 forum
__________________
Furious is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-03-2006, 01:09 PM   #5 (permalink)
drz
Administrator
 
drz's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Tee Ex
Car: zhp
Posts: 12,129
Photos:
drz has a reputation beyond reputedrz has a reputation beyond reputedrz has a reputation beyond reputedrz has a reputation beyond reputedrz has a reputation beyond reputedrz has a reputation beyond reputedrz has a reputation beyond reputedrz has a reputation beyond reputedrz has a reputation beyond reputedrz has a reputation beyond reputedrz has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via AIM to drz Send a message via MSN to drz
Yeah. This is a really good mod to increase power availability, but you need to make sure you can do without ACS. I wouldn;t do it unless I was also doing some other stuff, like cams and M50 intake manifold, etc.
__________________
drz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-03-2006, 01:25 PM   #6 (permalink)
5th Gear Member
 
RexKing86's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Dayton, OH
Car: 2006 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution MR
Posts: 1,248
Photos:
RexKing86 is an unknown quantity at this point
Send a message via AIM to RexKing86
Quote:
Originally Posted by SpeedInfusion
awsome mod for someone who doesnt need ASc, u my friend, need ASC
Unless you lock your car away from Nov. -> March, I would leave that ASC on there...
__________________
RexKing86 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-03-2006, 01:49 PM   #7 (permalink)
Keep it Copacetic
 
///M Power's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: St. Louis, MO ||| Los Angeles, CA
Car: 1995 BMW M3
Posts: 9,481
Photos:
///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via AIM to ///M Power
Don't do it. You're in MN. You may not drive it int he winter, but you'll probably be driving it in some bad weather.
__________________

1995 BMW M3 Turbo - Dakar/Black
///M Power is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-03-2006, 03:48 PM   #8 (permalink)
Sodium Chloride
 
saltshaker185's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Louisville Ky
Car: 95 M3
Posts: 3,762
Photos:
saltshaker185 is a splendid one to beholdsaltshaker185 is a splendid one to beholdsaltshaker185 is a splendid one to beholdsaltshaker185 is a splendid one to beholdsaltshaker185 is a splendid one to beholdsaltshaker185 is a splendid one to beholdsaltshaker185 is a splendid one to beholdsaltshaker185 is a splendid one to behold
Send a message via AIM to saltshaker185 Send a message via MSN to saltshaker185
Quote:
Originally Posted by ///M Power
Don't do it. You're in MN. You may not drive it int he winter, but you'll probably be driving it in some bad weather.
+1 ive been caught in a tornado there before... it was interesting...
saltshaker185 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-03-2006, 03:50 PM   #9 (permalink)
Live Fast. Drive Faster.
 
buuhh99's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Car:
Posts: 3,251
Photos:
buuhh99 has a reputation beyond reputebuuhh99 has a reputation beyond reputebuuhh99 has a reputation beyond reputebuuhh99 has a reputation beyond reputebuuhh99 has a reputation beyond reputebuuhh99 has a reputation beyond reputebuuhh99 has a reputation beyond reputebuuhh99 has a reputation beyond reputebuuhh99 has a reputation beyond reputebuuhh99 has a reputation beyond reputebuuhh99 has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via AIM to buuhh99
yeah maybe on a track only car it would be good
__________________


buuhh99 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-04-2006, 02:35 AM   #10 (permalink)
vwk
1st Gear Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Car:
Posts: 228
Photos:
vwk is an unknown quantity at this point
I don't have ASC and I really don't mis it...
__________________
Euro E36 M3 3.2 Rebuild Project

27 years
Location: The Netherlands
vwk is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-04-2006, 03:21 AM   #11 (permalink)
Keep it Copacetic
 
///M Power's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: St. Louis, MO ||| Los Angeles, CA
Car: 1995 BMW M3
Posts: 9,481
Photos:
///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via AIM to ///M Power
I dont have it either but i dont know what it would be like if i did.
__________________

1995 BMW M3 Turbo - Dakar/Black
///M Power is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-04-2006, 03:48 AM   #12 (permalink)
General Chaos
 
SpeedInfusion's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Plano, TX
Car: ///M3,Corolla
Posts: 13,803
Photos:
SpeedInfusion has disabled reputation
Send a message via AIM to SpeedInfusion
Quote:
Originally Posted by vwk
I don't have ASC and I really don't mis it...
but u also dont nail trees
__________________
SpeedInfusion is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-14-2006, 01:40 PM   #13 (permalink)
n00b
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Cleveland, OH
Car:
Posts: 19
Photos:
Othniel13 is on a distinguished road
Quote:
Originally Posted by saltshaker185
looks interesting, id like a testimonial on it first though... you shuold get it and write a review!
I am waiting on the Samco Silicone Throttle Body Boot (the blue one at the bottom of buuhh99's link) to replace my stock one. I will need to perform the ACS delete to make this boot work. I will post my findings.

I am in cleveland and see plenty of snow, but put dedicated snows on my car each October.

This is the 2nd boot that had dry rotted on me! used:
Othniel13 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-14-2006, 01:47 PM   #14 (permalink)
Keep it Copacetic
 
///M Power's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: St. Louis, MO ||| Los Angeles, CA
Car: 1995 BMW M3
Posts: 9,481
Photos:
///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via AIM to ///M Power
It is a fairly common procedure. My 95 M3 doesnt have it anyways. Most 96+ guys with a lot of suspension work delete it not only for track use, but also because it gets in the way of most strut tower braces (at least the strut tower braces that actually work).

If you're worried about weather and this boot you could spend a bti mroe money for an aluminum one. AA sells one. I think bimmerworld might have some also.

Send a PM to the AA Tunign sponsor on this forum and ask him for a price. many guys do it on boosted cars because they dont want this boot blowing off under positive manifold pressure. AA's website price is $80

Active Autowerke :: BMW Turbo :: Turbo Clamps :: Turbo Hoses
__________________

1995 BMW M3 Turbo - Dakar/Black

Last edited by ///M Power; 09-14-2006 at 01:49 PM.
///M Power is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-14-2006, 02:03 PM   #15 (permalink)
n00b
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Cleveland, OH
Car:
Posts: 19
Photos:
Othniel13 is on a distinguished road
Excellent link ///M Power, thanks! I can see the benefits for those that "got boost" and was orginally wanting something in Aluminum. I have been contemplating the ASC delete since I started wrenching on this car last spring. I have lived without it for years before I bought my 328i 2 years ago.

And AMEN to the strut tower comment!
Othniel13 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
First MOD! drunkinmukie 3-Series (E36) 11 02-21-2006 04:49 PM
What is the best mod? miztuhdan 3-Series (E46, E90) 2 02-15-2006 03:17 PM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:32 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.