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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-16-2017, 05:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 313
Posted By Nick323
Being from SA, where Bauer convertibles were...

Being from SA, where Bauer convertibles were made, i can offer the following:
They are supposed to be of better finish than regular Bimmers.
They do command a beter price
But, that said you need...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-09-2017, 08:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 379
Posted By Nick323
Question Nikasil identification

I think the problem with the Nikasil block was mostly in the USA and SA due to ****ty fuel.
I got my motor from the UK and it is a 06 98 motor according to the VIN.
The block is alloy.
The motor...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-09-2017, 06:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 895
Posted By Nick323
Question I am puzzled

What does a drivers door lock have to do with a cylinder head :dunno:
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-09-2017, 06:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 379
Posted By Nick323
What happened after March 98 ?

What happened after March 98 ?
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-25-2017, 07:15 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 34,906
Posted By Nick323
Question Service light came on too soon

Enjoying driving the little bullet:bigpimp:
Though recently the service indicator came back on again. I did reset it about 2000 km's ago.
I wonder wether it is the engine swap or :dunno:
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-25-2017, 06:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 552
Posted By Nick323
Angry Insurance companies are the scum of the earth

Sorry to hear that Cmac :cry:
At the risk of offending someone, I'll still say it .
Whenever I needed them they were not there and balked :mad:
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-25-2017, 06:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,324
Posted By Nick323
Cool Muito força

CMAC you shoulod visit Namibia and I'll collect you from the Airport :)
The modified M52B28 is impresssive in an early Coupé :thumbup:
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-25-2017, 06:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 343
Posted By Nick323
I doub't anybody here will advise you on illegal...

I doub't anybody here will advise you on illegal moves.
Furthermore, what happens when you are in an accident with a motor that does not belong in the car ?
I do not know Greece, but I know Cyprus...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-25-2017, 05:42 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 9,047
Posted By Nick323
I know little about audio, leaving that up to...

I know little about audio, leaving that up to those who do :)
But I do not get yopur question, if it is one ?
Are you asking what you are doing is workable or ???
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-25-2017, 05:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 320
Posted By Nick323
Price the Powerbrake upgrade :) I did it and it...

Price the Powerbrake upgrade :)
I did it and it works big time ! Dakar winners can't be wrong.
Plus you keep your rims
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-12-2017, 03:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 487
Posted By Nick323
Skid plate

If you live in Africa, you need something more substantial :yikes:
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Of course this photo was taken before finishing it off :thumbup:
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-12-2017, 03:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 306
Posted By Nick323
I am sure you are talking about a manual tranny ?...

I am sure you are talking about a manual tranny ?
It could also be the clutch not disengaging properly.
4'th gear is direct on these cars i.e. 1:1 ratio with no reduction
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-12-2017, 02:27 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 989
Posted By Nick323
Thanks :) Big Boy I am still not sure why my...

Thanks :) Big Boy
I am still not sure why my warning light circuit only stopped functioning after I did my light conversion to get a better light output ?
The warning or check light only comes on...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-06-2017, 02:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 327
Posted By Nick323
Did you make sure that they have Guiness and...

Did you make sure that they have Guiness and uisce betha in all these countries ?
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-06-2017, 02:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 453
Posted By Nick323
Seeing the amount of mods done to your car, I...

Seeing the amount of mods done to your car, I would tune it with the Unichip (http://nicksracing.com/EFi/unichip.htm).
And there is no certified tuner near you from what I can gather :(
So maybe...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-06-2017, 02:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 379
Posted By Nick323
and MONEY ;)

and MONEY ;)
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-06-2017, 02:14 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 989
Posted By Nick323
Question main lights- warning light circuit- please

But how do the headlights etc. warning lights work ?
Do they measure the resistance of the bulb ?
Anybody got a circuit diagram for that ?
I did a spotlight- inside and high low- outside light...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-28-2017, 05:34 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 34,906
Posted By Nick323
Unhappy Kenneth emmigrated to Christchurch

I see that Summer is peeping around the corner for most of you, noticed by the activity increasing on these pages :thumbup:

Kenneth decided to emmigrate to New Zealand, as the politics here...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-07-2017, 04:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 319
Posted By Nick323
I went for a full Billstein set-up for shocks and...

I went for a full Billstein set-up for shocks and springs.
a Buddy works for them in the tech department and suggested the sportier B6 shock with stock springs.
Most happy with my choice :)
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-07-2017, 03:14 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,258
Posted By Nick323
Talking about Bronzit, what happened to fcsteve ?

Talking about Bronzit, what happened to fcsteve ?
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-07-2017, 03:01 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 808
Posted By Nick323
BigBoy is corect. Did you buy a OEM new unit or...

BigBoy is corect.
Did you buy a OEM new unit or reconditioned ?
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Are you talking about this unit ?
Then follow my thread, as I found my unit failed over summer.
I suffered getting a new...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-07-2017, 02:14 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 406
Posted By Nick323
I built something similar using a bluetooth...

I built something similar using a bluetooth module.
As I aproach the car with my cell, it opens the locks and closes them when it does not "see" the cell anymore.
Gimmick :)
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-07-2017, 02:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 421
Posted By Nick323
I have a feeling you have a loose connection...

I have a feeling you have a loose connection (usually ground) somewhere.
Car startsand runs fine untill you switch on a aplication that draws quite some current and you then get a spark at the...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-17-2017, 12:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 592
Posted By Nick323
If you are just looking for the rubber strips in...

If you are just looking for the rubber strips in the chrome bumper- try rubber products and mouldings in the Cape
OEM Recaro's are Hoendertande. I got mine out of a imported Type-R that was totalled...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-17-2017, 12:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 650
Posted By Nick323
I am interviewing people for work today. ...

I am interviewing people for work today.
Imagine how I feel like :cry:
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