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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-18-2009, 06:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 819
Posted By 1979Marshall
Almost as cool as a Volvo 240 :neener:

Almost as cool as a Volvo 240 :neener:
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-18-2009, 06:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,974
Posted By 1979Marshall
Dual Weber Carbs. =) Its pretty much...

Dual Weber Carbs. =)

Its pretty much pissing into a pipe, but you get to hear an idle that goes...Burble Burble Burble.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-18-2009, 06:16 PM
Replies: 5,133
Views: 289,591
Posted By 1979Marshall
I'm in Vermont at the moment. This is one boring...

I'm in Vermont at the moment. This is one boring place.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-17-2009, 11:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,542
Posted By 1979Marshall
Nice work of engineering on that one, a very...

Nice work of engineering on that one, a very cleanly installed. Man, I want that shop :)
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-17-2009, 05:36 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,672
Posted By 1979Marshall
:thumbup:Got some ideas. It might be long...

:thumbup:Got some ideas. It might be long winded so I'm pm you after I get some stuff done at work and have time.

But for starts, start by finding out if your car is actually running hot. I...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-14-2009, 06:38 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 928
Posted By 1979Marshall
Here's a V8 solution. Chevy 350 :drink:...

Here's a V8 solution.

Chevy 350 :drink: :rofl:
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-13-2009, 08:46 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 13,882
Posted By 1979Marshall
From fcsteve.... i didnt even read your story...

From fcsteve....
i didnt even read your story book. im sure many other like me dont like spending 20 mins to read a huge post that says little. skip the extra steps go right from a to b :thumbup:
...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-12-2009, 04:05 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 13,882
Posted By 1979Marshall
If you want horsepower, install a meaner cam, and...

If you want horsepower, install a meaner cam, and get your motor running tight via a rebuild. Bolt on stuff rarely does that much in terms of real gains
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-12-2009, 03:57 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 13,882
Posted By 1979Marshall
Without having to even tap into my brain for that...

Without having to even tap into my brain for that jumbled mess of thoughts called fluid and thermodynamics and share that horror with you all, let me bring up a few ponderings. Yes, air is a fluid....
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-11-2009, 10:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,388
Posted By 1979Marshall
The idea is to get the dirty gunk out of its...

The idea is to get the dirty gunk out of its passage way that may potentially be causing its solinoid to stick.
There's most likely more than one way to skin a cat, but here's mine. Take off the...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-11-2009, 05:20 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 928
Posted By 1979Marshall
Sounds like you have your plans already formed in...

Sounds like you have your plans already formed in your head, and that's what your gonna do. Certainly ambitious, but attainable if your familar with ripping out motors and at the very least have...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-10-2009, 12:36 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,444
Posted By 1979Marshall
s54 swap in an 86 4 door. That'd be one hell...

s54 swap in an 86 4 door.

That'd be one hell of a sleeper.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-10-2009, 12:31 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,662
Posted By 1979Marshall
Clearcoat. They look great all shinned up like...

Clearcoat. They look great all shinned up like that.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-10-2009, 10:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 623
Posted By 1979Marshall
Sounds like its blowing spit balls. Brap brappp...

Sounds like its blowing spit balls. Brap brappp blip blip. The old red muscle gave it a good run for its money though =)
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-09-2009, 08:33 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,433
Posted By 1979Marshall
Kids these days... Always looking instant...

Kids these days... Always looking instant gratification with their bolt on parts and what not. Back in my day we had to port our heads and make headers ourselves. uphill. in the snow. both ways.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-09-2009, 08:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 721
Posted By 1979Marshall
The moral of the story. Torque is king. I...

The moral of the story. Torque is king.
I love it when my old E out runs modern rides like that =)
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-08-2009, 03:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,433
Posted By 1979Marshall
Did you put it on the intake ports?:rofl: ...

Did you put it on the intake ports?:rofl:

Having never seen one of them man-e-folds, idk, but here's an idea, provided you have enough meat on them to do it.

Fill in the old hole with weld, so...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-07-2009, 11:44 AM
Replies: 233
Views: 14,621
Posted By 1979Marshall
A car like that needs to look very subtle. ...

A car like that needs to look very subtle. Almost stock. So the unsuspecting vette mustang and civic owners will have no idea what hit them.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-06-2009, 09:51 PM
Replies: 1,755
Views: 226,855
Posted By 1979Marshall
What are you looking at for a welder?

What are you looking at for a welder?
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-06-2009, 09:45 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,455
Posted By 1979Marshall
My dad wouldn't dare take my storage space in the...

My dad wouldn't dare take my storage space in the yard. I'm the work force on his 64' Chevy resto. I told him if he got rid of the dead red parts car, his floors wouldn't have gone in. It help to...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-06-2009, 12:53 PM
Replies: 1,755
Views: 226,855
Posted By 1979Marshall
Just read through this whole baby. Excellent...

Just read through this whole baby.
Excellent work so far man. Congrats and I look foward to more!
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-06-2009, 12:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 752
Posted By 1979Marshall
I usually love the junkyards...but in western...

I usually love the junkyards...but in western Massachusetts, there ain't much for BMW in the yard. I've been all over searching for a years, but most of the finds are wrecked 325s that have already...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-05-2009, 09:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 752
Posted By 1979Marshall
Fixing up my interior.

My car looks like a beater. The interior is okay at best and the paint is shot.
If I could get my hands on a dash, console, and some other parts, etc. I could start getting it up to par. I'd use...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-05-2009, 07:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 737
Posted By 1979Marshall
That some good help you got then! Your goal...

That some good help you got then! Your goal would much much more attainable that kind of help and you might actually learn some math skills =).
Post a few pics of the lada for S's and...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-05-2009, 06:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 813
Posted By 1979Marshall
Almost right. There should allways be a steady...

Almost right. There should allways be a steady stream of fluid flowing into the expasion tank from the radiator overflow line. As there should be fluid in the raditor inlet hose which is at the...
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