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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-22-2005, 05:28 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 634
Posted By obd2guru
how many chirps do u hear when pressing the arm...

how many chirps do u hear when pressing the arm button?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-22-2005, 05:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,252
Posted By obd2guru
post what fuse number is or location on the...

post what fuse number is or location on the fusebox , we,ll dig and tell you what can cause it.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-22-2005, 05:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,823
Posted By obd2guru
take out the bulbs ,make sure the lead material...

take out the bulbs ,make sure the lead material on the bottom is not melted , check your tailligh plastics for melted conectors on the plastic .
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-22-2005, 05:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 857
Posted By obd2guru
i got some hellas on ebay for cheap , do some...

i got some hellas on ebay for cheap , do some hunting on ebay.i bought mines used but mint for 90 dlls pair and came with silverstars but i got hid now.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-22-2005, 05:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,265
Posted By obd2guru
your muffler bearing is not working thats the...

your muffler bearing is not working thats the answer to your sluggish car.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-22-2005, 05:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,443
Posted By obd2guru
wrong valve stem seals / wrong placed rings =...

wrong valve stem seals / wrong placed rings = noob mechanic. have him check the plugs
if all look the same the problem will be in you valve seals / that if you didnt seviced the head (rebuild) .he...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-22-2005, 04:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 733
Posted By obd2guru
if you hear one chirp means its armed , if you...

if you hear one chirp means its armed , if you hear 2 chirps when pressing the big button,
means one of your doors its open or there is a problem with the door trigger, the big button is for arming...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-22-2005, 04:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 623
Posted By obd2guru
i had exacly the same problem ,in my case turned...

i had exacly the same problem ,in my case turned out to be a bent wheel . have someone drive behind you and check them out , ohh and check the fan too might have some broken fins ,yikes
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-22-2005, 04:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 591
Posted By obd2guru
i have the same noise on mine tested for a air...

i have the same noise on mine tested for a air leak with propane ,air, gas, ear amp, couln find it , the a/f ratio shows fine , stoich , so i guess the air noise its from the intake or the iac , my...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-22-2005, 04:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,285
Posted By obd2guru
wow you have a problem in injector #7? and all...

wow you have a problem in injector #7? and all this time i was thinking 318 had only 4 injectors. as josh said if its misfiring or hard to start take out the cam sensor ,not sure on the 318 if has a...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-22-2005, 04:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,063
Posted By obd2guru
all normal bmws i have seen point at noon , your...

all normal bmws i have seen point at noon , your friends is the abnormal one prolly his car is from arizona where they use a 175 termostat for 145 temps over there ,yikes
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-22-2005, 04:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 666
Posted By obd2guru
try hooking a scanner on it and monitor the a/f...

try hooking a scanner on it and monitor the a/f meter data , if it reads ok around 3-9 g/sec
at idle, the guys at autozone use the actron crapscanner should be ok . just tell them to read the data...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-22-2005, 04:16 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 74,032
Posted By obd2guru
ok

ill advise a chemical test on the radiator and oil cost about 15 dlls at autozone if u are in the usa ,its designed to show contamination , it will tell you quickly if anything is passing tru,...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-22-2005, 04:10 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,653
Posted By obd2guru
yeah

the original unit is boring ,a new mp3 headunit or a avic-n2 would bring the bimmer back to life.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-22-2005, 04:03 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,996
Posted By obd2guru
wow

for whatever ur purposes are


yes it can be done you need a program for you laptop and a obd2 cable (96 and on) and a

obd interface for older models ,i have the program but its no use for...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-20-2005, 01:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,582
Posted By obd2guru
when 1 bought my 328 the owner just gave me one...

when 1 bought my 328 the owner just gave me one key said thats all he had and a month later i was doing a oil change and noticed a black box , took a peek on it and it had a remote and a spare key :)...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-20-2005, 01:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,140
Posted By obd2guru
you might have a leaking injector or a blown...

you might have a leaking injector or a blown pressure regulator if the af meter would be bad or dirty it will just not put enough fuel in the system thus the black smoke will be non existent.

does...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-20-2005, 01:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,564
Posted By obd2guru
higher ratio = faster aceleration sacrifices top...

higher ratio = faster aceleration sacrifices top speed ,not recomended for freeway but for racing.

lower ratio = gains top speed ,sacrifices acceleration good for freeway use !!

try to use this...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-20-2005, 12:49 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 501
Posted By obd2guru
need a rim

hi ,i wrecked my car im missing a rim like this . i live in los angeles area if someone has one spare i ll buy it for a reasonable price or trade its size 17 ...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-20-2005, 12:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 983
Posted By obd2guru
which temp sensor are you talking about? ...

which temp sensor are you talking about?

the coolant temp sensor?
the intake air temp sensor?
the inside temp sensor?
the outside ambient temp sensor?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-20-2005, 12:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,523
Posted By obd2guru
i use a long transmission dip stick with alil...

i use a long transmission dip stick with alil hole at the end you can put the wires tru the dip stick hole and poke the grommet with little effort .
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-20-2005, 12:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,335
Posted By obd2guru
i dont know you purpose ,im guessing an anti...

i dont know you purpose ,im guessing an anti theft or alarm but this will help you.


http://obd2guru.com/dio/bimmerz/e36/fuel.jpg
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 09-20-2005, 12:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,477
Posted By obd2guru
a friend of mine had the same problem and was the...

a friend of mine had the same problem and was the resistor pack ,but but it can be a tired blower motor too, not that dificult to change tho.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-31-2005, 03:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,213
Posted By obd2guru
many ppl have done it , it works ,and its an...

many ppl have done it , it works ,and its an alternative .


i love it.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-29-2005, 11:46 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 811
Posted By obd2guru
its suposed to read/write the onboard computer of...

its suposed to read/write the onboard computer of euro cars ,bmw vw etc, so you can modify fuel ,timing , etc for more hp and acceleration , but i dont have the software for it.
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