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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-29-2015, 08:54 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 15,268
Posted By Nick323
Post Another update

Well things are finally drawing to a close :D
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We have now spliced in the E36 motor loom into the E30 dash loom
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I ripped out the 19 pin square connector referrred to in a previous...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-29-2015, 07:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 308
Posted By Nick323
Just to throw some information at you. This box...

Just to throw some information at you.
This box should be a straight drive in 4'th- Input & output shaft spinning at same speed.
For instance if your engine & gearbox are slightly misaligned (por...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-29-2015, 07:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 313
Posted By Nick323
The poles on the battery are also of different...

The poles on the battery are also of different dia
+ is bigger
So the clamps are also different
But then again we have individuals roaming the earth who do not think this important and find brute...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-29-2015, 06:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 340
Posted By Nick323
I want none such feature! When some thief...

I want none such feature!
When some thief sticks their upper body through the window opening I want to be able to close the window till it hurts- a lot
and then I'll drive them to the next police...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-29-2015, 04:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 293
Posted By Nick323
http://www.giyf.com/

http://www.giyf.com/
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-29-2015, 04:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 288
Posted By Nick323
This has been done to death :( I will gladly...

This has been done to death :(
I will gladly help if you have a serios question, in the meantime check out http://www.giyf.com/
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-29-2015, 04:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 408
Posted By Nick323
You can junk the in-line pump and just fit the...

You can junk the in-line pump and just fit the later in-tank high pressure pump like BMW did...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-29-2015, 04:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 253
Posted By Nick323
Garagistix on these hallowed pages are your best...

Garagistix on these hallowed pages are your best bet :)
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-25-2015, 04:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 286
Posted By Nick323
My 323 came with a factory flashlight in the...

My 323 came with a factory flashlight in the glovebox :thumbup:
499553I found it dangling in the mess of wires once I removed my dashboard :)
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-25-2015, 03:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 631
Posted By Nick323
O2 sensor influencing idle ? Doub't it very much

O2 sensor influencing idle ?
Doub't it very much
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-25-2015, 03:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 405
Posted By Nick323
In South Africa the e30 came with a skid plate...

In South Africa the e30 came with a skid plate from the factory !
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-25-2015, 02:06 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 15,268
Posted By Nick323
Cool Joburg Bimmer party

Thanks mark7 :thumbup:
I just checked it out and it seems to have been loads of fun :bigpimp:
I am not an event person, being shy around anybody but my friends ...

Our weather lends itself to...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-13-2015, 01:59 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 528
Posted By Nick323
That's why there is a propeller in the emblem :) ...

That's why there is a propeller in the emblem :)

Buy yourself a car in Germany, as they are cheap there.
Then ship it back.
I used to do that with motorbikes
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-13-2015, 01:39 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 400
Posted By Nick323
I am not sure how I should read this, but please...

I am not sure how I should read this, but please NEVER start a car with a battery and then remove the battery !
Voltage spikes can kill your electronics :(
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-13-2015, 01:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 627
Posted By Nick323
You putting a new pump into a tank that has...

You putting a new pump into a tank that has sludge/muck in it ????
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-13-2015, 01:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 267
Posted By Nick323
Got my Poly bushings with short shifter from...

Got my Poly bushings with short shifter from Garagistix :)
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-13-2015, 01:12 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 15,268
Posted By Nick323
Post The work continues

Yesterday we had a chance to carry on, starting with the wiring.
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Some people still think a Mechanics job comprises Spanners and a big hammer.
If you cannot solder on a PC board and work...
Forum: New Member Introductions 03-04-2015, 03:45 AM
Replies: 2,722
Views: 234,878
Posted By Nick323
Also depends in which country you live and how...

Also depends in which country you live and how you pronounce it :)
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-04-2015, 02:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 312
Posted By Nick323
1800 for ????? are they using Conolly leather...

1800 for ?????
are they using Conolly leather and a English craftsman to stich the heffers together ?
Here you pay 200 for cloth or synthetic leather with 30% on for real leather
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-04-2015, 02:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 312
Posted By Nick323
1800 for ????? are they using Conolly leather...

1800 for ?????
are they using Conolly leather and a English craftsman to stich the heffers together ?
Here you pay 200 for cloth or synthetic leather with 30% on for real leather
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-04-2015, 01:56 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,571
Posted By Nick323
Looking nice :thumbup:

Looking nice :thumbup:
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-04-2015, 01:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 219
Posted By Nick323
Thumbs up You have been most helpful

R 12 is availiable from the midnight outlets, but I am not going to gas a system with something that is redundant :tsk:
What gas would you use that is not on the leaf-licker list :dunno: I like...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-04-2015, 01:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 360
Posted By Nick323
If you know what you are doing it'll take a...

If you know what you are doing it'll take a weekend to swop the motors with wiring etc.
Since most of these jobs end up with more than that, see my link in my signiature, I would say a week in an...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-26-2015, 05:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 219
Posted By Nick323
Question Upgraded Condenser

Pardon for reposting from my E30 build, but I got no answer there :cry:

My E30 had its Aircon ripped out by the PO, leaving only the Evaporator in place :mad:
I got most of the Aircon parts:...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-26-2015, 04:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 475
Posted By Nick323
Question Dual mass to single mass conversion

Generally dual mass FW's are heavier by a considerable margin :thumbdwn:
Due to the price of clutch replacement (FW is part of the clutch mechanism) on dual mass I have them converted to single mass...
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