318ti.org forum

Go Back   318ti.org forum > Garage > Personal bios and Introductions

Notices

Personal bios and Introductions A short personal history.

.
» Recent Threads
HP
Today 09:39 AM
Last post by 1996 328ti
Today 06:25 PM
1 Replies, 56 Views
FS - 1996 318ti 5 speed
08-19-2017 10:58 PM
Last post by E30-M3
Today 12:57 PM
4 Replies, 759 Views
Thinking of doing a body...
Today 01:38 AM
Last post by Tasmaniak
Today 01:38 AM
0 Replies, 104 Views
Which diff on 2.8 engine?
09-21-2017 01:06 AM
Last post by E30-M3
Yesterday 10:58 PM
12 Replies, 591 Views
Happy Birthday ...
Yesterday 05:01 AM
Last post by anassa
Yesterday 08:23 PM
2 Replies, 176 Views
96, M Sport, 5 speed,...
09-09-2017 07:24 PM
Last post by cjm1219
Yesterday 05:14 PM
13 Replies, 1,196 Views
Any active part-outs...
08-30-2017 09:35 PM
Last post by marleymon
09-22-2017 01:22 PM
5 Replies, 754 Views
318ti Turbo by MK...
09-18-2017 03:02 PM
Last post by Nakamiki
09-22-2017 09:23 AM
12 Replies, 664 Views
Hello from Wisconsin
09-21-2017 04:06 AM
Last post by MikeF
09-22-2017 02:57 AM
5 Replies, 372 Views
Feeler: 98 318Ti Black M...
09-09-2017 03:57 AM
Last post by E30-M3
09-21-2017 11:33 PM
5 Replies, 749 Views
Reply Share/Bookmark
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 09-09-2017, 11:11 PM   #1
sofogly
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2017
Location: England
Posts: 7
iTrader: (0)
Default Hi from Uk.

Hi from Uk.

Been sitting in the back ground here for a while. I have owned my 318ti since 2000 been a second car all its life. Few upgrades shocks wheels etc.
Pics to follow.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
sofogly is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-09-2017, 11:14 PM   #2
sofogly
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2017
Location: England
Posts: 7
iTrader: (0)
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by sofogly View Post
Hi from Uk.

Been sitting in the back ground here for a while. I have owned my 318ti since 2000 been a second car all its life. Few upgrades shocks wheels etc.
Pics to follow.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

These pics are a few months old. Had a cat back exhaust fitted recently.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
sofogly is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-10-2017, 12:49 AM   #3
1996 328ti
Senior Member
 
1996 328ti's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Greenville, SC
Posts: 9,245
Vehicles
iTrader: (1)
Default

Welcome. Don't see many with PDC.
__________________
...steven
BMW CCA #146825
1995 BMW 318ti Club Sport • 1996 BMW 328ti • 2003 MINI Cooper S
www.bmwcca.org
1996 328ti is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-10-2017, 01:48 AM   #4
Flatbooty
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2017
Location: Freeport Ill
Posts: 13
iTrader: (0)
Default

How loud is the cat back exhaust. I been looking at a few from your side of the pond. Hard to get them shipped here.
Flatbooty is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-10-2017, 02:39 AM   #5
sofogly
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2017
Location: England
Posts: 7
iTrader: (0)
Default

Pdc still works as it should.
It's a sported exhaust. Loud deep sound. I love it.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
sofogly is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-10-2017, 02:39 AM   #6
sofogly
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2017
Location: England
Posts: 7
iTrader: (0)
Default

Sorry sportex


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
sofogly is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-10-2017, 02:42 AM   #7
sofogly
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2017
Location: England
Posts: 7
iTrader: (0)
Default




Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
sofogly is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-10-2017, 02:52 AM   #8
sofogly
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2017
Location: England
Posts: 7
iTrader: (0)
Default

Next i want to fit coil overs to get it sitting as it should. Maybe change 18" rims to some 17". Think 18" look to much on the compact. 17" with a slight stretch on tyre. Ok
Been looking at hsd coil overs or bc racing. Not decided which ones to go for yet still reading online for pros & cons. If you guys have and advice would love to hear whether shocks/springs is good also.
Currently running billy b4s all round with m sport springs. Handles ok, a little harsh for Uk roads. Rear subframe bushes need changing asap so that doesn't help handling as back end all over the place.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
sofogly is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-10-2017, 03:48 PM   #9
E30-M3
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2017
Location: MA
Posts: 50
iTrader: (0)
Default

Nice clean car, what color is that? Not Avus
E30-M3 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-10-2017, 03:49 PM   #10
sofogly
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2017
Location: England
Posts: 7
iTrader: (0)
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by E30-M3 View Post
Nice clean car, what color is that? Not Avus


Thanks. Montreal blue.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
sofogly is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-10-2017, 04:00 PM   #11
E30-M3
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2017
Location: MA
Posts: 50
iTrader: (0)
Default

Ah, that is not a common color here either, but it shows up. More Alaska Blue and then lighter blues vs dark metallic's

Seems Sportex are sold in the US but for Mini Cooper's though.

Last edited by E30-M3; 09-10-2017 at 04:03 PM.
E30-M3 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


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

Forum Jump


All times are GMT +1. The time now is 06:34 PM.


.
Powered by site supporters
vBulletin Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ©1999 - 2017, 318ti.org
© vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2
[page compression: 99.87 k/119.57 k (16.48%)]

318ti.org does not warrant or assume any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information or products discussed.