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Garett last won the day on October 10 2017

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About Garett

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  • Birthday 06/21/1983

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    E90 325i Motorsport
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    Lowered, tinted, leather sports heated seats, paddle shift m steering wheel, 19" alloys with 265 tyres
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    E36 S50 Turbo

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  1. GDM - E36 Drift/Race Project

    Hey me and a friend are building a cheap hack car for shits using bits and pieces lying around, does anyone know if the s50b30 camshaft fit into a m50b25tu single vanos? Nevermind found my answer here https://www.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.php?1626914-S50B32-cams-into-an-M50 going to try make this car look somewhat like a German police car
  2. GDM - E36 Drift/Race Project

    Thanks mate, I like to think everything happens for a reason.. we love him to bits and wouldn’t change a thing... I figured that the most important thing is when the exhaust closes on a Turbo and when the intake opens and everything else will just fall into place. If I didn’t have the specs of the overlap I would have done what you suggested.. http://www.catcams.com/products/camshafts/datasheet.aspx?ENGINE_id=103&CAMSETUP_id=222 see where it says valve lift at tdc... I suspect that is the overlap So being Turbo I wanted the exhaust to close a little sooner in case there is back pressure issues in the exhaust manifold.. from what I read the intake cam is where the power is moved in the rpm range this is all new to me and very interesting let me know if I’m wrong..
  3. GDM - E36 Drift/Race Project

    Yeah we doing alright, no one ever tells you how hard it is and if they do you never believe them, it doesn’t help my boy has cystic fibrosis and the more severe one.. really hit home, looks like there’s a long journey ahead.... On another note I got a aeromotive fuel regulator and gauge from Paul at NZ Performance and installed it the other day it makes it real easy when the factory fuel reg is seperate from the rail. Found out when installing s50 cams with vanos delete you cannot use timing tools as it will be way out and it was, I installed the new carrier and set up the timing, I left the intake cam at .4 and set the exhaust at half the factory lift at tdc to .75 using a dti gauge and the b32 specs from cat cams, after that it ran a lot nicer.. I couldn’t help myself so I set up the link g4 and done some runs with the data logger and edited a few fuel cells, I would almost say it goes just as hard as my old engine even with a poor tune.
  4. M42/43/44 Supercharger kit

    BUMP! Price drop $1000 comes with intake manifold 2x VW TSI super chargers, throttle body with built in idle control valve and idler to mount where ever you need it to go
  5. M42/43/44 Supercharger kit

    Hy guys here's a kit up for grabs, its a little bit wild and a little bit crazy but works, runs 8psi on 1.8L engine $1500inc
  6. GDM - E36 Drift/Race Project

    Little update, Super stoked we just had a baby boy (Keaton) so been spending most of my time with him, puts everything into prospective... So ive ordered a brand new s50b32 control housing (11121403686) from BMW to get things done will update when it arrives
  7. GDM - E36 Drift/Race Project

    A little update, still on the hunt for a carrier..... In the meantime received the remainder of my throttle body adapters thanks to Jethro @ RML engineering.. Got some stainless rivnuts to secure things around my car instead of the alloy ones which tend to not work to well, and its a nice weekend by the looks of things so might get some more things done!
  8. GDM - E36 Drift/Race Project

    Ok so found out no one has a line bore machine... Anyone know of someone to talk to??
  9. GDM - E36 Drift/Race Project

    Yeah they are numbered, all lifters are bagged and tagged also The head is at the engine re conditioners now hope to have an answer soon on repair
  10. GDM - E36 Drift/Race Project

    So you reckon we can rebuild it?!
  11. GDM - E36 Drift/Race Project

    Ok so I frickin should have seen this coming... upon further inspection I found the insert side for the restrictor on the intake side of the b30 carrier... now the b32 carrier has it on the exhaust side. This means on the b32 the oil galleries won't line up unless you put it in backwards and you can't do that because of the way the piece is made with the thread on one side only, which leads me to believe the b32 never had an issue with flooding the head of oil. They must had revised the head design, and looking at the two trays side by side you can clearly see there is a lot more drain holes and in turn does not need this restrictor. FML So learn from my mistake I feel like an ass, don't believe everything you read online and definitely do not put a restrictor in a s50b32 So next question is who has a good b32 cam carrier they can sell me??? 😁
  12. GDM - E36 Drift/Race Project

    Good news is i have the S50b30 cam carriers still, so im thinking its going to be another long night!! Bad news is i grew fond of the B32 rocker cover as the B30 one just doesnt quite have the same look about it.
  13. GDM - E36 Drift/Race Project

    There's been a bigger delay....... I fitted oil restrictor while there and on the way to dyno it developed a big tick, found A1 and A2 cam caps have melted FML!!! due to no oil to them, I suspect that when the restrictor went in it created a burr that blocked the gallery to them 2.
  14. GDM - E36 Drift/Race Project

    Live Update!
  15. GDM - E36 Drift/Race Project

    There was a delay, i rechecked my shims and found a few out of spec... so trying to sort them today... Fingers crossed all go for tomorrow!!