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Forum: Parting Out Today, 03:58 PM
Replies: 3
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m50 with twin turbos. you will not be...

m50 with twin turbos. you will not be disappointed


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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) Today, 03:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 206
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you do one caliper at a time. theres a few single...

you do one caliper at a time. theres a few single person bleeders available. a few are a vacuum type where you keep filling the reservoir. i like the pressurized one that pushes the fluid to the...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) Today, 03:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 51
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says it would but youll need to do some custom...

says it would but youll need to do some custom tuning as the chip wont work


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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) Today, 03:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 65
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too many cars nearby for me to do that ...

too many cars nearby for me to do that


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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) Today, 03:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 52
Posted By downhiller
like the fuel tank straps? Sent from...

like the fuel tank straps?


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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) Today, 05:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 259
Posted By downhiller
still could happen. late 90 ford trucks had this...

still could happen. late 90 ford trucks had this issue cause of where the fuel line was located. and if theres a leak in an injector o ring, the fuel could be sucked back to the tank an whatevers...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) Today, 05:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 206
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i replace calipers. i dont trust myself enough to...

i replace calipers. i dont trust myself enough to rebuild them. and that way if you want to paint them, just a quick rub down with alcohol and hang


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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-20-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 263
Posted By downhiller
it could. other thing i was thinking about is oil...

it could. other thing i was thinking about is oil pressure. but id start with the valve adjustment first since all you need is a feeler gauge and a valve cover gasket


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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-19-2014, 09:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 248
Posted By downhiller
huh......thought the hd were for lowering since...

huh......thought the hd were for lowering since the valving was design for "heavy duty" and could take bottoming out better


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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-19-2014, 09:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 259
Posted By downhiller
sounds like vapor lock to me Sent from...

sounds like vapor lock to me


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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-19-2014, 09:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 263
Posted By downhiller
last time you adjusted valves? Sent from...

last time you adjusted valves?


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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-16-2014, 06:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 149
Posted By downhiller
bimmerworld.com had the lightweight freewheels...

bimmerworld.com had the lightweight freewheels and stock clutches do fine. most performance clutch you would want is stage 1. dont need anything more until you start pushin good boost numbers

...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-16-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 240
Posted By downhiller
dont do ebay brake kits. made that mistake on my...

dont do ebay brake kits. made that mistake on my subby. rotors warped in the beddin in process. also blued them pretty good.

anyway, brembo blanks with a ceramic pad. i had the centri posi quiet....
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-16-2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 248
Posted By downhiller
bilstein. only difference is if the car is...

bilstein. only difference is if the car is lowered, you want the hd version


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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-16-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 248
Posted By downhiller
complete- suspension front, control arms, tie...

complete- suspension front, control arms, tie rods (inner and outer), control arm bushings (good time to do the m3 ones), struts and shocks (or coil over conversion).
brakes, rotors, calipers,...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-14-2014, 08:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 152
Posted By downhiller
no. check your ball joints Sent from...

no. check your ball joints


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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-14-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 215
Posted By downhiller
compression test Sent from BimmerApp...

compression test


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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-14-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 190
Posted By downhiller
im stickin with my answer Sent from...

im stickin with my answer


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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-13-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 190
Posted By downhiller
id start by checking your engine grounds and...

id start by checking your engine grounds and battery connections


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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-13-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 171
Posted By downhiller
adjusting the shift cable. needs to be tightened ...

adjusting the shift cable. needs to be tightened


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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-13-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 169
Posted By downhiller
should mate up. the ecu/tcu is the question. ...

should mate up. the ecu/tcu is the question.


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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-12-2014, 01:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 189
Posted By downhiller
you know that brake light indicates if the brake...

you know that brake light indicates if the brake lights work.

only dummy light that involves the actual brake system is the abs light.


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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-11-2014, 04:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 189
Posted By downhiller
brakes i thought goes on when theres a burnt bulb...

brakes i thought goes on when theres a burnt bulb whenever you hit the brake.


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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-10-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 450
Posted By downhiller
that tends to be the first to go especially if...

that tends to be the first to go especially if youve popped the pump/level out


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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-10-2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 171
Posted By downhiller
similar to monroes nothing special but a decent...

similar to monroes nothing special but a decent 60k strut/shock


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