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Re: Question for 540i Owners Installing JC chip (archive)

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Posted by Bill Mitchell on April 01, 1999 at 15:32:58:

In Reply to: Question for 540i Owners Installing JC chip posted by daniel on April 01, 1999 at 12:03:58:

: I'm almost sure I will "shark" my 95 540i. One problem: I took the DME module out to make sure I didn't already have an aftermarket chip in. When I got the cover off I found two circuit boards forming a "sandwich" around the chip. How do you get at the chip without breaking something?

: I'm waiting to hear from bonneville motorworks, also, but would like to hear an owner's experience.

: Thanks in advance.

: By the way, is the performance increase noticeable? I find the 540i scary-fast, but would like a little more low-end punch.

: --Dan

I have a Jim C. chip in my 540, after first going with Dinan. I have the Dinan instrucitons for removing the DME, installing the chip, etc. If anyone will send me their address I'll mail them to them, or I can scan them at home and send them via e-mail. Might take a day or two, as I'm bgoing to be busy until Saturday.

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