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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-13-2005, 06:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,146
Posted By wisdom1
The overheating could be a number of things. But...

The overheating could be a number of things. But first your friend is right your car does require a 50/50 coolant to water mix, but every person I know that has a bimmer and every mechanic I s/w...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-06-2005, 11:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,001
Posted By wisdom1
Check this site out.....www.bimmerdiy.com.. .On...

Check this site out.....www.bimmerdiy.com.. .On the left hand side of the site click on E36 and Look for the replacing your microfilter link uner the maintenance column..Good luck..It has full...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-02-2005, 09:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 740
Posted By wisdom1
Also make sure you replace your waterpump with...

Also make sure you replace your waterpump with one that has metal propellars. Those cheap plastic ones will eventually break and that means replacing once again.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-02-2005, 09:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 624
Posted By wisdom1
Have you also changed your flex disc? That is a...

Have you also changed your flex disc? That is a major cause of that thumping. I had the same problem and replaced both the center bearing and the flex disc and the car drives like new. The Flex disc...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-29-2005, 07:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 759
Posted By wisdom1
PLUGS & WIRES

Im getting ready to put my 93 325I in the shop for a tune up and I need the best suggestion on some top notch plugs and wires and cost will be helpful too..All other recomendations for tune up parts...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-23-2005, 10:19 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 872
Posted By wisdom1
Power Steering Help

I have a 93 325I auto..I noticed a huge puddle under the car. When I tried turning the wheels I noticed it was vey stiff. I checked the fluid and added more. After more fluid was added the steering...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-10-2005, 11:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 961
Posted By wisdom1
I also had the same problem. I have a 93 325I. I...

I also had the same problem. I have a 93 325I. I filled up at the gas station and then my car wouldnt start. After having it towed sure enough the car started. My mechanic looked at it and it was a...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-07-2005, 04:37 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 707
Posted By wisdom1
Calling all BMW Experts

Heres the situation now. I have a 93 325I. When going to work in the a.m. I have to add about a cup full of coolant to reach the correct mark on the expansion tank. When I leave work in the afternoon...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-27-2005, 06:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,292
Posted By wisdom1
Thanks for the tip

It does sound like its the flex disc. I usually dont even allow it to thump, I can feel the back tires starting to stutter and thats when I ease off the gas. I definitley get that vibration in the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-26-2005, 09:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,292
Posted By wisdom1
Its a 93 auto with about 125K. Ive put alot of...

Its a 93 auto with about 125K. Ive put alot of work into it already and I think I only have two major things left which would be that thumping sound and the fuel pump..Does this sound like it could...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-26-2005, 08:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,292
Posted By wisdom1
Thumping Sound

On acceleration from a stop sign or red light my back tires start to stutter and if I dont ease off the gas I feel a thump from underneath the middle of the car. But when I do accelerate from a stop...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-25-2005, 07:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,530
Posted By wisdom1
I have an automatic too and the dealer said it...

I have an automatic too and the dealer said it always should stay on the A for automatic and the M is for manual, whats the difference between putting it in M or A im not sure..I thought the same...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-24-2005, 08:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,530
Posted By wisdom1
I had the same problem for awhile and actually it...

I had the same problem for awhile and actually it just stopped coming on after a day or so...Someone told me that symbol means the car is in limp mode meaning your computer is picking up a problem...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-17-2005, 09:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 893
Posted By wisdom1
Slight Overheat

Help..I have a 1993 325I with a most recent slight overheat problem. I have replaced the waterpump with a metal propellar, I changed the expansion tank and hose and added BMW coolant. The car ran...
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