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Forum: US and North America 10-09-2007, 05:40 AM
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Posted By jtkratzer
SOLD

SOLD
Forum: US and North America 09-29-2007, 08:55 PM
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Posted By jtkratzer
So, you say that's the easier fix, but how do you...

So, you say that's the easier fix, but how do you suggest one would go about doing that? Call up a bunch of mechanics and say I need some "inline circuitry to convert and analog signal from this...
Forum: US and North America 09-28-2007, 12:49 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,839
Posted By jtkratzer
OK, I talked to the dealer tonight. He's offering...

OK, I talked to the dealer tonight. He's offering pretty much exactly what I have left on the loan. He said he'd find me a car, pretty much whatever I want, and would do so for a wholesale price.
...
Forum: US and North America 09-27-2007, 09:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,334
Posted By jtkratzer
Will do, I'm going to see him in an hour.

Will do, I'm going to see him in an hour.
Forum: US and North America 09-27-2007, 02:51 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,839
Posted By jtkratzer
There wasn't technically a tampering with...

There wasn't technically a tampering with emissions or mileage...the mileage on the dash is what's in the DME and that is the correct mileage for the car, not the engine. When I bought the car,...
Forum: US and North America 09-26-2007, 10:16 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,127
Posted By jtkratzer
Is the M44 engine alright? If so, how much for it?

Is the M44 engine alright? If so, how much for it?
Forum: US and North America 09-26-2007, 10:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 6,647
Posted By jtkratzer
The listing on craigslist is missing :confused:

The listing on craigslist is missing :confused:
Forum: US and North America 09-26-2007, 10:12 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,839
Posted By jtkratzer
BUMP: forgot to a couple minor details about the...

BUMP: forgot to a couple minor details about the car, CD changer and traction control.
Forum: US and North America 09-26-2007, 10:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,673
Posted By jtkratzer
How much for the M44 engine?

How much for the M44 engine?
Forum: US and North America 09-26-2007, 08:27 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,839
Posted By jtkratzer
The first time I test drove it was prior to the...

The first time I test drove it was prior to the detail and clean up. When I bought the car, the only inspection was on mechanical equipment...lights, wipers, brakes, etc...nothing emissions related...
Forum: US and North America 09-26-2007, 07:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,839
Posted By jtkratzer
Well first things first, when I bought the car,...

Well first things first, when I bought the car, it was only the mechanical/safety inspection that was done, no emissions. So, with the CEL not lit up, there was no reason to look further into it. No...
Forum: US and North America 09-26-2007, 03:59 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,839
Posted By jtkratzer
My only concern with boosting the engine is that...

My only concern with boosting the engine is that it's running in a base/default timing through the computer...your performance gains would probably be much better with the proper sensor. I don't know...
Forum: US and North America 09-25-2007, 10:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,334
Posted By jtkratzer
I have 5 of the style 18s...16"...one is brutal,...

I have 5 of the style 18s...16"...one is brutal, can be repaired, but it's bad as it is. The other 4 aren't too bad as far as I know...They have Bridgestone Potenza G009s on them with minimal tread...
Forum: US and North America 09-25-2007, 10:49 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,839
Posted By jtkratzer
Right, it's been running the way it is now since...

Right, it's been running the way it is now since I bought it in 2004. It runs fine, to the point that I never knew anything was wrong until I was told that the check engine light had been removed....
Forum: US and North America 09-25-2007, 09:46 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,839
Posted By jtkratzer
That's what's strange about it, the car has run...

That's what's strange about it, the car has run fine for the last 3 years. When Lancaster County started emissions testing and it went in last year, that's when I found the check engine light bulb...
Forum: US and North America 09-25-2007, 05:00 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,839
Posted By jtkratzer
http://i175.photobucket.com/albums/w121/jtkratzer/...

http://i175.photobucket.com/albums/w121/jtkratzer/DSCN2482.jpg?t=1190692779
Forum: US and North America 09-25-2007, 04:59 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,839
Posted By jtkratzer
Interesting sale here...

OK, the car/parts for sale is/are a 1998 318ti with the M package, 5 speed, California top. The problem is that the car had an engine swap done before I bought it and before emissions testing was...
Forum: US and North America 09-17-2007, 04:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,085
Posted By jtkratzer
That's what I meant....3 happens to be next to...

That's what I meant....3 happens to be next to the 2...
Forum: US and North America 09-14-2007, 03:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 883
Posted By jtkratzer
The M42 is the 1.8L inline 4 that ran from 1989...

The M42 is the 1.8L inline 4 that ran from 1989 until part way into 1996. The M44 is a 1.9L that replaced it in the 318 models as well as the 1.9L Z3.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BMW_M42...
Forum: US and North America 09-13-2007, 10:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 883
Posted By jtkratzer
If you're looking for something for an engine...

If you're looking for something for an engine swap, I have a 98 318ti sport model, M package suspension and body kit, 5 speed, California top, heated seats, cd changer....but the hang up is before I...
Forum: US and North America 09-13-2007, 04:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 883
Posted By jtkratzer
Are you looking for a project car?

Are you looking for a project car?
Forum: Electrical 09-13-2007, 04:31 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,801
Posted By jtkratzer
What's FI software? Fuel injection? This...

What's FI software? Fuel injection?

This does answer that question, and I would assume the same would go for the other way around, an M44 engine with an M42 DME.
Forum: Electrical 09-13-2007, 12:10 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,801
Posted By jtkratzer
More bad news, the dealership got back to me...

More bad news, the dealership got back to me about the sensor...there's no mechanical way to make the camshaft position sensor for an M42 engine work with an M44 DME according to the engineering...
Forum: Electrical 09-11-2007, 04:16 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,801
Posted By jtkratzer
Thanks, I'll let you know what I find out.

Thanks, I'll let you know what I find out.
Forum: Electrical 09-11-2007, 04:02 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,801
Posted By jtkratzer
Well, I talked to the salesman who sold me the...

Well, I talked to the salesman who sold me the car and he said he'd talk to the owner and the friend of mine that also works at this dealer said he'd talk to the owner as well. He said the owner is a...
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