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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) Yesterday, 07:18 AM
Replies: 5
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Posted By woodenbmw
Should be a spot in the front driver side spoiler...

Should be a spot in the front driver side spoiler under the bumper.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-28-2015, 10:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 147
Posted By woodenbmw
Milky oil usually indicates a blown head gasket.

Milky oil usually indicates a blown head gasket.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-25-2015, 06:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 442
Posted By woodenbmw
Check the wiring harness coming from the fuel...

Check the wiring harness coming from the fuel pump relay, you'll need to cut the loom back in order to inspect the wires within. I had similar symptoms, but I also noticed a slight odor of melting...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-19-2015, 09:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 257
Posted By woodenbmw
Check the underside of the floor pans and along...

Check the underside of the floor pans and along the firewall. I found mine was rusted out right under the fuse box where the wheel arch and firewall meet. Which led to some "minor" rust in the floor...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-16-2015, 10:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 266
Posted By woodenbmw
No problem, glad everything worked out for you

No problem, glad everything worked out for you
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-16-2015, 08:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 266
Posted By woodenbmw
Leave the key in the on position for one hour to...

Leave the key in the on position for one hour to reset the radio code. Once the key has been on for an hour you can carefully enter the code to unlock your radio. You will have three tries to enter...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-14-2015, 05:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 339
Posted By woodenbmw
Have you done anything other than put the intake...

Have you done anything other than put the intake on ?
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-14-2015, 05:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 344
Posted By woodenbmw
I believe cmac's talking about cleaning, when was...

I believe cmac's talking about cleaning, when was the last time you actually thought about cleaning the seat track lol ?
Take the seat out of the car and turn it over to give the track a good...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-12-2015, 05:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 309
Posted By woodenbmw
Nope

Nope
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-09-2015, 11:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 273
Posted By woodenbmw
Thanks Nick323

Thanks Nick323
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-09-2015, 11:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 273
Posted By woodenbmw
http://www.giyf.com/

http://www.giyf.com/
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-09-2015, 11:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 156
Posted By woodenbmw
Your best bet is to operate the top and watch how...

Your best bet is to operate the top and watch how everything works, I'm pretty sure you will see how / where it's binding up. I don't have a convertible, but when I get stuck on something, that's...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-07-2015, 11:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 208
Posted By woodenbmw
Happy to help

Happy to help
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-07-2015, 07:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 706
Posted By woodenbmw
little red's temp is back 2 normal...

little red's temp is back 2 normal indication,..... temp gauge remains at blue marker.


Is that normal ? Mine usually reads between the first mark and halfway.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-07-2015, 06:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 208
Posted By woodenbmw
RealOEM.com will have the diagram you're looking...

RealOEM.com will have the diagram you're looking for.
I haven't had any steering issues like what you're describing, sorry I can't be more helpful.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-03-2015, 10:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 263
Posted By woodenbmw
If it's speed you're after, you might want to...

If it's speed you're after, you might want to consider an engine swap. I've seen lots of interesting information about doing a m50 swap. Just putting a cold air intake on won't make much difference,...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-03-2015, 05:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 263
Posted By woodenbmw
What are you planning on putting it on ? What...

What are you planning on putting it on ? What kind of suggestions are you looking for ? The more information you give us, the more likely it will be you'd get some information back. Personally, I...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-03-2015, 04:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 313
Posted By woodenbmw
I no longer have the intermittent speedometer, I...

I no longer have the intermittent speedometer, I pulled mine from the dashboard and put on some fresh solder. Now she's working like new.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-26-2015, 05:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 313
Posted By woodenbmw
I have a similar problem, but I think my issue is...

I have a similar problem, but I think my issue is the connection at the gauge cluster. The reason I think it's there is that most of the time I can flick the cluster a couple of times and the...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-12-2015, 12:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 345
Posted By woodenbmw
I would check out the coolant temperature...

I would check out the coolant temperature sensors, it might be causing that idle issue
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-09-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 531
Posted By woodenbmw
I completely missed that lol. I used some...

I completely missed that lol. I used some penetrating oil and a 2 foot pry bar when I replaced my half shafts last year.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-09-2015, 04:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 463
Posted By woodenbmw
If applicable. My 87 was made in 86, and I don't...

If applicable. My 87 was made in 86, and I don't have one.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-09-2015, 04:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 463
Posted By woodenbmw
I believe you can, however I wouldn't recommend...

I believe you can, however I wouldn't recommend it. Go ahead and drop the drive shaft as well, there's only a few more bolts to take off. It will give you the opportunity to get a good look at the...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-08-2015, 06:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 531
Posted By woodenbmw
What about separating the half axle from the...

What about separating the half axle from the differential ? Or were you trying to avoid that ?
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-08-2015, 04:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 322
Posted By woodenbmw
Go to realoem.com and give them the last seven...

Go to realoem.com and give them the last seven digits of your vin. You can get a good bit of information about your e30 that can help
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