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Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-27-2014, 06:05 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 807
Posted By David Arabiat
sorry if my questions seem stupid .... so if the...

sorry if my questions seem stupid .... so if the temperature readings are correct , that excludes a bad ects as being the problem for the bad start ? :eeps:
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-27-2014, 05:29 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 807
Posted By David Arabiat
but wouldn't an ect sensor cause faulty...

but wouldn't an ect sensor cause faulty temperature readings ?
i do also have start problems with my car .. and i've had them for quite some time .. when the car is very cold ... as in, in mornings...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-17-2014, 02:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 807
Posted By David Arabiat
half tank is fine ...

half tank is fine ...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-17-2014, 02:38 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 643
Posted By David Arabiat
thats alot of money ... its cheaper for you to...

thats alot of money ... its cheaper for you to send me your blank and your key .. i get cut it and send it back :D:D doesn't make sense doesn't it
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-17-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 807
Posted By David Arabiat
the sending unit is on the right .. and the fuel...

the sending unit is on the right .. and the fuel pump is on the left ... as u can see this is the older sending unit with the metal top and 8 bolts
(just a picture taken from the internet .. not...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-17-2014, 01:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 643
Posted By David Arabiat
Just a small update ... i got my new blank key...

Just a small update ... i got my new blank key from ebay on saturday ... and today i had the blank key cut for 7$ ( i guess prices here are cheap) and now my new key is working great ...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-17-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 807
Posted By David Arabiat
pumps differ depending on whether its an m20 or...

pumps differ depending on whether its an m20 or m50 engine as far as i know .. but the fuel sending unit to which the pump is attached does differ ...earlier models had a metal top ... newer models...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-02-2014, 12:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 643
Posted By David Arabiat
yeah i get all that ... my key has NO...

yeah i get all that ... my key has NO electronics/transponders whatsoever ... its just a regular 4 track key .. and as i mentioned before , i already made a copy of the key i have without going to...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-01-2014, 05:14 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 643
Posted By David Arabiat
I made a copy of my keys some years back... But...

I made a copy of my keys some years back... But the key I made is plane... No BMW logo ... But it does work ...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-01-2014, 05:12 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 643
Posted By David Arabiat
I'm not worried about getting it cut ... I just...

I'm not worried about getting it cut ... I just want the blank to be same length,width and thickness of my own keys so that I can get them cut ..
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-01-2014, 05:08 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 643
Posted By David Arabiat
Why would I pay 80 bucks for a key if I can pay...

Why would I pay 80 bucks for a key if I can pay 10 bucks for a blank key from eBay and get it done in a key place ...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-01-2014, 01:30 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 643
Posted By David Arabiat
e34 Keys

I was looking at stuff on ebay the other day , and i saw some key blanks there ..
my keys look very ugly .. they are very old ... and when i bought my car , i only got 1 key .. and i think its the...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 11-19-2013, 07:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 342
Posted By David Arabiat
finally i was able to upload a video ... today i...

finally i was able to upload a video ... today i sprayed all possible locations of vaccum leaks with carbcleaner ... no change in idle sound ... as in no obvious leaks .. not fuel injectors .. not...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 11-19-2013, 07:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 342
Posted By David Arabiat
http://youtu.be/HOr_sz4NMrk

http://youtu.be/HOr_sz4NMrk
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 11-18-2013, 03:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 342
Posted By David Arabiat
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HOr_sz4NMrk

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HOr_sz4NMrk
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 11-18-2013, 02:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 686
Posted By David Arabiat
Removing the instrument cluster is easy .. two...

Removing the instrument cluster is easy .. two small screws on the top of the cluster , and then pry top off the instrument cluster with a small screwdriver .. i personally remove the cluster without...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 11-18-2013, 02:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 342
Posted By David Arabiat
Rough Idle ( Rhythmic noise )

Hello guys ... my car is making this weird idle noise which causes the whole car to shake ..
when i first start the car , and the rpm is above the 700 rpm level until the engine gets warmer , then...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-02-2013, 01:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 603
Posted By David Arabiat
not having an oxygen sensor would lead to high...

not having an oxygen sensor would lead to high fuel comsuption .... assuming your car should have an oxygen sensor ..... my car (euro version ) doesn't even have an oxygen sensor .. as in it was...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-01-2013, 07:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 274
Posted By David Arabiat
I've got an m20 with AC ... but unfortunately my...

I've got an m20 with AC ... but unfortunately my AC is not freezing cold ... its a disappointing AC , not sure why ... i asked around .. they told me the m20 AC compressors are just a bit weak..
...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-01-2013, 07:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 603
Posted By David Arabiat
well my 2.0 e34 with m20 engine needs 25 liters...

well my 2.0 e34 with m20 engine needs 25 liters of fuel every 200 kilometers ... as in 160 km per 20 liters ... or 8 km per liter .... which is not great .... my AFM was tampered with , it was...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-11-2013, 03:26 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 2,696
Posted By David Arabiat
reinforcement plates? ...ummm... any links of...

reinforcement plates? ...ummm... any links of what exactly i should get?
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-11-2013, 08:46 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 2,696
Posted By David Arabiat
no .. the creaking noise comes from somewhere...

no .. the creaking noise comes from somewhere between the doors ... really hard to locate the exact location of the noise .. but its annoying as i dont like those plasticy squeaks inside the car .....
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-11-2013, 07:21 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 2,696
Posted By David Arabiat
the thing that annoys me about my BMW is the...

the thing that annoys me about my BMW is the creaking noise coming from the passenger side B-pillar region ... for year i have been trying to locate the cause of noise .. but no luck ..
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-10-2013, 11:03 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 613
Posted By David Arabiat
Re: Oil indicator

Yup .. No noise whatsoever ...can't do any diagnostic tests for now coz its the weekend and all shops are closed ... Went out 3 times in the car already and no light ...

Sent from my Nexus S...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-10-2013, 06:21 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 613
Posted By David Arabiat
Re: Oil indicator

About the same ... But kilometres rather than miles :) drove back home today no oil light ... :confused:

Sent from my Nexus S using BimmerApp mobile app
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