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QuickJack | Part Lift | Part Jack | for your Vehicle

Feb 19, 2018

The ultimate solution in portable lifting technologies is undoubtedly QuickJack. The days of rolling your floor jack around and snagging it on cords or rocks are over. Just slide the QuickJack risers under your car and enjoy a safe, stable, convenient lift at the touch of a button. At a fraction of the cost of traditional lifts and the portability of the low-profile risers, QuickJack is your perfect choice, whether you are in your home garage or in the pit at a track day!

10% Off Specialty Tools from Schwaben

Feb 15, 2018

With tax returns and the spring season right around the corner, we wanted to thank you for all of the hard work that you have put in over the winter. We have selected a handful of specialty tools from Schwaben to help get your project up and running before optimal driving weather is here. Sale Ends at 11:59 PM (EST) Thursday February 22, 2018

Schwaben Scan Tools - Back In Stock!

Feb 12, 2018

Developed by the most distinguished experts of this industry, the Schwaben Professional Scan Tool is one of the most powerful aftermarket tools available for your European car. From simple trouble code reads/clears, service light resets, parking brake deactivation, recording live sensor data, to providing live data graphing; The Schwaben Professional Scan Tool does it all! Owning a Schwaben Scan Tool separates you from the average car enthusiast, empowering you with manufacturer-level diagnostic and analytic capabilities.

Fertan Rust Converter

Feb 3, 2018

Fertan Rust Converter

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Winter months keep us from enjoying our cars, especially in areas with heavy salt use on the roads. Each time we get behind the wheel, we almost hear rust beginning in all the nooks and crannies under and around your car. With FERTAN Rust Converter, you can stop those rust problems as they start! The converter neutralizes rust by converting it to an inert state, halting its progression, and allows you to clean off the rusted surface easily to be prepped for further repair. Don't let rust get you down, solve it with FERTAN Rust Converter!

2018 New Products for your BMW

Feb 2, 2018

ECS had a productive 2017 and a roaring start to 2018 with several new performance aftermarket components for your favorite European cars. Our new parts for your Audi, BMW, MINI, and VW include everything from simple cosmetic upgrades to awesome performance pieces. Check out our full line of new products for your vehicle!

Now Offering Fortune Auto Coilovers for your E46

Jan 26, 2018

Fortune Auto Coilovers have found homes in several of the up-and-coming time attack stars all across the country for good reason. Their uncompromising performance, complete customizability, and entirely adjustable design allow you to maximize your suspension capabilities in line with other complementary modifications to create the perfect track, street, or show car out of your BMW E46. Don't be the only one with cheap coilovers at your next track day: build proper suspension with Fortune Auto.

ECS Swivel Exhaust Tips

Jan 26, 2018

Looking for the most attractive & adjustable tip on the market? Look no further than our ECS Swivel Exhaust Tips! Featuring a unique swivel collar design that allows adjustability in any direction for that perfect fitment. Simply adjust the tip to your desired position and tighten the hex bolt to 14 ft-lbs (19 Nm) and the tip will stay in place. These are engineered to last, using chrome plated nuts, 304SS cap screw, clamp, insert ring and exhaust tip. Available in 3.5" or 4.0" outlet and chrome or black chrome finish.

BMW E46 M3 Performance Brake Service Kits

Jan 22, 2018

Stuffing new brake pads in your BMW doesn't really qualify as a brake job, especially on high-milers and vehicles driven where the roads are salted in winter. Pads and rotors don't just wear out. Many suffer from rust scale accumulations, warping, and surface pitting that reduce braking efficiency--and extend stopping distances far beyond what BMW intended. Now you can install pads, rotors, and hardware at the same time to restore driving pleasure, and braking performance appropriate for a true driving machine. Stop where you want, when you want.

BMW S54 VANOS Filter Change Kits

Jan 5, 2018

The VANOS system in the S54 inline-six engine is a finely-tuned variable valve timing adjuster, relying on high pressure oil to function effectively. This high pressure oil is filtered to remove impurities in the oil, which may otherwise damage the expensive unit, turning it into an expensive paperweight. A clogged filter results in oil starvation: a no-no for VANOS. Servicing the VANOS filter at regular 30k mile intervals will help ensure this does not come to pass.

Schwaben Professional Scan Tools

Dec 15, 2017

It's time to take the guesswork out of car repairs, our powerful scan tools help create a map to the issue at hand. Schwaben by Foxwell has an assortment of brand specific tools that all have the ability to read both brand specific trouble codes and general OBD for all other OBDII vehicles. The next step up is our tablet, this isn't only for shops at this price, it's perfect for the multi-brand owner or side mechanic. Our scan tools give you the power to know what's going on before guessing blindly or going to the shop. Stay Informed

Schwaben Micro Jump Start Kit

Dec 15, 2017

Do you trust your car's battery? It's your car's sole source of power, and it may leave you helpless if you have no jumper cables or anyone to help. Now you can handle these dangerous situations with the Schwaben Micro Jump Start Kit. Just about the size of a phone, it holds the power to jump your car's battery and get you going again -- and again, three or four more times on a single charge! This is your all-in-one go-to lifeline. Jump start your car, charge your cell phone, and use its flashlight to stay safe and prevent emergency situations. Never leave home without it!

ECS Performance Poly Diff Bushings | BMW E46 M3

Dec 4, 2017

The ECS Engineered Performance Polyurethane Differential Bushing with Black anodized 6061-T6 aluminum Sleeve Sets take care of drive line slop and reduce power deflection, while increasing throttle response and overall drive train rigidity. After your engine produces power, and before your wheels propel your vehicle forward, energy is lost through your drive train. These losses are measurable and significant, and are made worse by worn or failing bushings. ECS recognized the need for more performance-oriented differential bushings, and have arrived at another world-class product.

ECS Virtual Gift Card

Dec 1, 2017

ECS Virtual Gift Card

Did You Know?

Be a hero to the car enthusiast in your life! With ECS Virtual Gift Cards, worrying about fitment, years, makes, models, or any other difficulty you find in shopping for them is gone! These cards are the gift of tuning: you can know their next project was on you, without having to play a guessing game to get the right parts! So fill their stockings, send off those Holiday cards, and give the gifts you know they want! Gift cards work for apparel, maintenance parts, performance parts, accessories, and more! Whatever their next project is, they'll know it's been on you!

25% Off Schwaben Lifting Products

Nov 25, 2017

When it comes to getting under your car to perform any type of service it's very wise to do it right. The Schwaben 2 Ton aluminum floor has the ability for getting under low cars without lifting height sacrifice. If you prefer to drive right into you service we also carry a line of ramps with accessories to accommodate even the lowest of vehicles. From jack stands to wheels stands, these are a key point in safety when supporting the vehicle while working underneath. This is a small investment for safe working conditions.

35% Off Schwaben Micro Jump Start Kit

Nov 16, 2017

We've all been in that helpless position when your car dies and there's no one around to help. What if you had a tool to remedy being stranded with a dead battery? Something so small it fits in your glovebox. The Schwaben Micro Jump Start Kit is the remedy, the days of looking for cable and another car to jump from are over. As a bonus it even works as a phone charger for those days where both your car and phone are both drained.

Turner Motorsport Power Pulleys for the BMW E46 M3

Nov 15, 2017

The biggest drawback with belt-driven accessory systems, is that it takes precious horsepower to turn them. Turner Motorsport method of regaining some of the power lost to the parasitic drag effect is to underdrive the system. Turner Power Pulleys remove parasitic loss allowing for faster revs off the line. These are designed to be stronger, lighter, and to look similar to the factory parts. These are designed in 6061-t6 aluminum finish, hard anodized coating black coating for lightweight and good looks.

BMW E46 M3 WPC Treated Rod Bearings

Nov 14, 2017

The two largest enemies of any high-performance engine are heat and friction - WPC has found a way to reduce both. WPC treatment is not a coating, it’s a metal improvement process utilizing high-speed micro peening technology giving higher compressive stresses creating a harder more durable finish which also creates oil retention pools which prevent oil starvation. WPC is a surface treatment that reduces friction and adds strength, two improvements that benefit your engine. What's better than using Original BMW rod bearings in your next engine build? WPC-treated OEM bearings!

New ECS Street Coilover System for your BMW

Nov 13, 2017

Bring your BMW closer to the ground with the ECS Street Coilover Systems. Eliminating wheel gap with springs is fine, but when you want something with more height adjustability, sport-tuned dampers, and specifically rated springs for a more responsive driving experience, these coilovers are exactly right for you. With adjustable ride height, new sway bar links, and fixed dampers tuned for their specific model, you can confidently give your BMW better looks and a better feel without the cost associated with more aggressive systems that are overkill on the street.

OPTIMA and NorthStar Batteries for your Vehicle

Oct 31, 2017

Shouldn't you have confidence in your car's battery? With NorthStar and OPTIMA batteries, corrosion is no longer a problem and you can be sure the power will be there when you turn the key. Thanks to NorthStar's thinner plates with more surface area and lack of additives in the pure lead, these batteries are designed to have faster charging, higher power density, longer life, and virtually no internal grid growth! NorthStar batteries virtually never experience catastrophic failure!

BMW E46 M3 H&R Sport Springs

Oct 27, 2017

Your German-engineered BMW transcends the conventional limitations imposed on typical performance cars. These vehicles spend hundreds of hours on the world's most famous test tracks, challenging the most talented and devoted automotive engineers. Only a company that shares this passion for moving the limits of performance higher can successfully contribute technological innovations to this caliber of automobile. H&R has dedicated almost four decades to suspension engineering. 100% German made, H&R Performance Suspension Kits deliver race-inspired driving dynamics to your BMW.

New from Turner! - Build Your Own Catch Can Kit

Oct 25, 2017

An unfortunate consequence of the modern closed PCV/breather system is the unintended ingestion of oil vapor and carbon into the intake tract. This lowers the octane rating and leaves harmful deposits on a vehicle's intake valves and ports that result in decreased power. Engineered and manufactured at Turner Motorsport, the Turner Baffled Oil Catch Can features a highly efficient 4-chamber oil separator; this design decreases oil ingestion and maintains engine power output. This design also catches as much blow-by gas as possible, bringing carbon buildup to an absolute minimum.

ECS & Bilstein Audi 8V A3 Sweepstakes | Build List

Oct 22, 2017

This year, ECS Tuning is partnering with Bilstein to give back to the Euro car enthusiasts in a big way. To show their appreciation for their customers and give you one more reason to better your car, ECS Tuning and Bilstein are giving away a new Audi A3 customized with all the goodies. All you have to do to enter is spend $50 at Furthermore, each multiple of $50 you spend brings an additional entry; so for example if you spend $500, you get 10 entries.

European Car Electrical Terminal Tool Kit

Oct 21, 2017

Automotive electrical work demands patience, knowledge, & above all else, the correct tools. European car owners oftentimes find themselves using ineffective, dangerous, & cumbersome methods when repairing or replacing wiring harness connectors. Schwaben's latest release, the European Car Electrical Terminal Tool Kit, gives enthusiasts the exact tools required for bullet connectors, common ABS sensor and power connectors, trailer light plugs, and more. Extend harness life, ensure proper diagnostic equipment connectivity, and preserve wiring harness life with this superb release.

American Racing Headers

Oct 17, 2017

It's no secret American Racing Headers know their way around an exhaust system. From the collective experience and expertise of ARH comes the absolute best in all around performance and sound enhancement for your E46, E90, or E92 BMW M3 in the form of American Racing Headers. With American Racing Headers the engine is expelling exhaust as efficiently as possible, meaning more performance, and all through meticulously designed tubes to produce an epic sound to match the power.

New ECS Oil Catch Can System for Your E46 M3

Oct 11, 2017

Engineered in-house and manufactured here in the USA, the ECS S54 Baffled Oil Catch Can is your Direct-Fit catch can option. This package uses a highly efficient 4-chamber oil separator and direct-fit silicone hoses. Combined with our specially designed mounting bracket we made this catch can an easy, clean install. -direct fit hose and bracketry! -Increases air intake efficiency -Promotes engine longevity -Made in USA

Schwaben Radiator Pressure Tester Pump Kit

Oct 8, 2017

Today's modern engines were made with complex tools that only dealerships seem to have on hand. This forces one to take their vehicle to a dealer in order to get routine service. With these new tools from Schwaben, you can do this service yourself. Whether you need to do up your brake calipers, remove lug bolts and trim, ignition coils, or tighten your timing belt, Schwaben has the tool for the job.

BMW M3 ECS Exact-Fit Stainless Steel Brake Lines

Oct 5, 2017

ECS Exact-Fit stainless reinforced brake lines provide more confident and dependable stopping by maintaining consistent brake pressure, long lasting corrosion resistance, and increased protection from failure. Even when new, factory style fabric mesh lined rubber hoses are prone to expansion under the pressure of hard braking, whether it be highway panic stops or threshold braking at the track. ECS lines are braided with stainless steel mesh, affording expansion resistance. This resistance to expansion creates a firmer pedal, and more direct pedal feel for your BMW.

Shark Performance Software for your E46 M3

Oct 1, 2017

Isn't it time to make a simple modification to add both drivability and performance to your BMW without needing to smash your piggy bank? Thankfully, the Shark Injector Software for your BMW is there to help! This software will easily produce Dyno-proven horsepower and torque gains, all while improving the efficiency of your engine's operation. For readily attainable performance benefits and more enjoyable driving experience, this is the perfect software for your BMW!

Tune2air Plug-And-Play Bluetooth Adapter

Sep 28, 2017

With the Tune2air Bluetooth Adapter for your vehicle, you no longer have to struggle with outdated wires tethering your phone or media device to your head unit. With hands-free integration to your native steering wheel controls and an easy installation, you can update that non-bluetooth equipped head unit with Tune2air and ditch the aux cord for good!

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