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Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-01-2013, 04:07 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,961
Posted By cpnwrench
E34 Trans Program

Greetings,

Am curious sir, if you have your resolution to the Trans Program problem?

I am now faced with this situation, Yet I am in Afghanistan and my friend she is being taken to the cleaners...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-04-2011, 01:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 502
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: AHA! I knew there was a...

:smokin:


AHA! I knew there was a catch!!!!

Hey thanks Steve! that will be an additional tool I will destroy ...er.. I mean modify
to do this work!!!

I have to get all the parts...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-04-2011, 01:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 502
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Guys, let me re-iterate.....I...

:smokin:


Guys, let me re-iterate.....I have built this car from the ground up.


LVR,, nice color you got there...SHINY!

I know my way around it pretty damn well.....however, I do wish...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-04-2011, 12:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 502
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: ANYONE? Bueller,...

:smokin:

ANYONE? Bueller, .........Bueller........Anyone?



cpnwrench

:smokin:
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-04-2011, 11:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 867
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: more than likely made in...well......

:smokin:

more than likely made in...well... india, or china. knock offs?

who knows?

wish I could help

go with whatcha know I say....
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-04-2011, 11:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 502
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Thanks LVR!!!!!!! I wish I was I...

:smokin:

Thanks LVR!!!!!!! I wish I was I tell ya, read my post/tirade!

haha


cpnwrench

:smokin:
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-04-2011, 11:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 502
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Crap, didn't get to even begin what...

:smokin:

Crap, didn't get to even begin what I am trying to post...........

ok here goes......... Been gone a while so bear with me

first I vent.....My girlfriend (well, one of them actually...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-04-2011, 11:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 502
Posted By cpnwrench
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-06-2011, 01:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 457
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: it would only "click" to open after...

:smokin:

it would only "click" to open after the 12v was applied and then "click" again when you removed the 12v to close.
Not a constant clicking....
kinda what i meant.....

cpnwrench
...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-06-2011, 01:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 457
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: I know when I replaced mine as i...

:smokin:

I know when I replaced mine as i was having same symptoms as you, heat worked just fine after warming up for only like 10 minutes..versus the 30 minutes etc and hardly any heat at all...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-06-2011, 01:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 868
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: oil pan gasket, and rear main and...

:smokin:

oil pan gasket, and rear main and front seal as well as oil filter housing should all be replaced sir. as well as valve cover gasket

I did this on mine,,,,,it was some work, but if you...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-06-2011, 01:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 647
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Hey, Its the "Heater control...

:smokin:

Hey,

Its the "Heater control vale"

autohausaz.com has them

110.00 bucks I think....
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-06-2011, 12:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 606
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Hey!!! I got mine for like...

:smokin:

Hey!!!

I got mine for like $19.00.......let me dig around and see if I can find where I ordered from

I think I found it by googling it "bmw cam lock"

as I re-did the head on mine...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-01-2011, 10:53 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 957
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: HMMMMMMMM........ sounds...

:smokin:

HMMMMMMMM........

sounds like.......

Battery (1)

Alternator (2) not charging battery, shorting it to gnd etc.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-25-2011, 10:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 763
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: First question....what model car do...

:smokin:

First question....what model car do you have?

IF its the 525..then you have the General module and the link module(i think thats what its called) that controls the locks windows...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-24-2011, 01:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,517
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: firstly, god bless you sir! I was...

:smokin:

firstly, god bless you sir! I was over there many yrs ago....i know the feeling.

might need to get diags on it to see if its fuel or if its electronic (crank/cam sensor/ MAP etc)
...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-24-2011, 01:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 617
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: First and foremost......get a...

:smokin:

First and foremost......get a STRONG flashlight......get under the car......check for leaks of ANY kind!!!

look for the following;

power steering hose connections(at the pump and...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-24-2011, 01:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 623
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: good advice from the earlier...

:smokin:

good advice from the earlier responders!

ALSO,,,,,, change out CAM and CRANK sensor.

THEY DO GO BAD!

mine both just went, www.autohausaz.com both for $85 bucks and...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-31-2011, 05:26 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,890
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Hey, if you wanna sell it, let me...

:smokin:

Hey, if you wanna sell it, let me know.


cpnwrench


:smokin:
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-31-2011, 04:59 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,890
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Dude, this is gonna be the...

:smokin:

Dude, this is gonna be the dumbest question ever...... but

Did you by chance put the thermostat in backwards?

clacking sound,,, serious valve lash. head gasket?

when you...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-31-2011, 04:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 859
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Been overseas a while, just...

:smokin:

Been overseas a while, just catchin' up on the 'fest here now........

Mister, lissen what these guys are saying.. buy a new CPS and put it in.

that will fix the problem.

fuel...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 04-07-2011, 07:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,518
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Howdy, reading what everyone here...

:smokin:

Howdy, reading what everyone here is saying. Interesting.

I can send you photos if you like of what I have used and will continue to use as long as i can grasp a steering wheel and...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 04-07-2011, 07:27 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,941
Posted By cpnwrench
donor car for guinea pig suspension testing

:smokin:

Good Morning,

Just reading your thread and the various responses you had with regard to the suspension evaluation offer.

My 92 525 has 208K on it, running fine and I have NOT done...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-24-2011, 09:35 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,840
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Hey Bob, the cpn here, ...

:smokin:

Hey Bob,

the cpn here, Roberto knows his stuff,,,,but,,,,,don't let the naysayer in him (i.e. the realist) get to you....all is good stuff in advisement.

here is what you should...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-24-2011, 08:58 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 10,116
Posted By cpnwrench
Am amazed at the depth of greatness!!!

:smokin:

Guys,

read through entire thread, (yep , been away a while, overseas working) and not a chance to drive my baby so I was intrigued by this thread....

I guess I know who I will be...
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