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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-03-2016, 06:44 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 23,164
Posted By Nick323
Post Cosmetics

I have a few older photo's to update you with things we did.
I would call this cosmetics :bigpimp:

549146 As youcan see the panelbeater did not resurect the trunk lip that holds the seal in place...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-02-2016, 04:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 312
Posted By Nick323
I have seen the CV joint diff issue on a E30...

I have seen the CV joint diff issue on a E30 where the inside CV joint was assembled incorrectly, so the shaft could not slide :(
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-02-2016, 03:56 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 23,164
Posted By Nick323
Thumbs up Thanks for the correction

Thanks for correcting this fuddley duddley :ouch:
Also post 164 should be removed, as it is duplicated by 165- but how :dunno:

The bigger intake is on and running :thumbup:
Will post pictures of...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-19-2016, 07:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 392
Posted By Nick323
Question Identification of solenoid

Do you know if the solenoid looks like this, as I have not yet found one to measure the impedance ?
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Most frustrating :mad:
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 01-19-2016, 06:51 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 23,164
Posted By Nick323
Post Hooking up the Temperature gauge

For those of you who follow Southern African news, President Zuma went through3 finance ministers in one weekend. 546915
Obviously this had a very interesting result in destroying the South African...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 01-18-2016, 07:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 287
Posted By Nick323
The "search" function will enlighten...

The "search" function will enlighten you...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 01-18-2016, 07:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 305
Posted By Nick323
Nice pics's :) But what are you smokin ?

Nice pics's :)
But what are you smokin ?
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 01-18-2016, 07:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 286
Posted By Nick323
You never got the M20 2.3L E30 in the USA :dunno:...

You never got the M20 2.3L E30 in the USA :dunno:
Mine was made in South Africa and was reasonably common over here.
My hairdresser friends mother has an even rarer excellent condition 323i Cabrio...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 01-18-2016, 06:07 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,419
Posted By Nick323
Sorry to read this :cry: If you break something...

Sorry to read this :cry:
If you break something yourself, at least you can punch yourself, but this way you feel so helpless :mad:

We need no insurance and I will let no insurance agent through...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 01-18-2016, 05:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 368
Posted By Nick323
There is no way a Auto dipstick is not meant to...

There is no way a Auto dipstick is not meant to be pulled regularly !
How else are you supposed to check your oil-level ?
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 01-18-2016, 05:17 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 289
Posted By Nick323
From what I can remember I had the choice between...

From what I can remember I had the choice between AC or PS
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-06-2016, 08:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 7,010
Posted By Nick323
Thanks :) He used a Turner kit. For me to...

Thanks :)
He used a Turner kit. For me to import that is not worth it
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 01-06-2016, 05:47 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 23,164
Posted By Nick323
Smile Happy new year

I hope none of you had such a tough holiday, as I had ;)
544949 544950

The humour of those on the west coast is also priceless, offering a pick-up truck for a wedding mobile :tsk:
544951...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 01-06-2016, 04:31 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,913
Posted By Nick323
Question Will WE14250 3.6v Lithium work

I must replace my SI board batteries now :cry:

Mine are marked Laser Lithium MnO2-Li Battery CR1425 OSE (3V)
The 14250 is a standard primary (non-rechargeable) Lithium cell.
I have researched an...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-05-2016, 06:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 7,010
Posted By Nick323
Question How to on M50 manifold swap

Sorry to resurrect this old thread, but searching this topic in the E36 forum only garnered 2 results.
Please forgive me :)


I am busy fitting a M50 Intake to my M52B28 motor 544831
This seems...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-18-2015, 01:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 392
Posted By Nick323
Thank you Wright :thumbup: Quite a innovate way...

Thank you Wright :thumbup:
Quite a innovate way of thinking :)

The only solenoid I found was 542774 attached to the intake manifold.
I believe it is for the Carbon cannister and not used in my...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 12-18-2015, 01:25 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 23,164
Posted By Nick323
Smile Happy Christmas

Today I am closing shop till 4 January.
Off to the Cape (http://w0.fast-meteo.com/locationmaps/Ceres-2.8.gif) to meet some friends and having a good time. Wine tasting anyone :bigpimp:
Temperatures...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 12-18-2015, 12:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,179
Posted By Nick323
Coils like breaking down under temperature...

Coils like breaking down under temperature changes.
I would chack CPS impedance cold and when too hot to run
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 12-15-2015, 06:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 408
Posted By Nick323
If you have the patience, read through my link...

If you have the patience, read through my link att he bottom and see why I went to the M52B28 and what it entailed.
I wrote it as I went along, so it is definitely not a quick how-to :)
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 12-15-2015, 06:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 475
Posted By Nick323
Timing belt- as in the present one has broken...

Timing belt- as in the present one has broken already ? Then you are in the deep....
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 12-15-2015, 06:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 521
Posted By Nick323
???

???
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 12-15-2015, 06:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 396
Posted By Nick323
Are you going to frame it ;)

Are you going to frame it ;)
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-15-2015, 03:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 392
Posted By Nick323
Question Solenoid Valve Exhaust flap impedance

I am active in the E30 forum and have installed a M52B28 motor from a E36 into my E30.
I use the stock Siemens DME MS41.0

I have built a custom exhaust, so I am obviously getting error 34...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 12-15-2015, 02:57 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 794
Posted By Nick323
Definitely ! Fuel Flow should be at least 1L in...

Definitely !
Fuel Flow should be at least 1L in 22 seconds
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 12-10-2015, 06:20 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 23,164
Posted By Nick323
Post Big brakes

Well during todays pubic holidays we got a bit done :)
Roadspeed wire was hooked up to the E36 DME and is reading correctly :thumbup:

I felt that the stock brakes could do with an upgrade541784...
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