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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-03-2016, 08:42 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,290
Posted By jkmeisl
the Japanese model e36 had a transmission built...

the Japanese model e36 had a transmission built by JatCo (japan automatic transmission company) the company is no longer in business and parts are no longer available.
these transmission typicaly...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-03-2016, 07:23 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 902
Posted By jkmeisl
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?at...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=252275&d=1288297243

looks like the hose in the middle there. where it says "replace with standard vacuum line"
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-03-2016, 07:21 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 902
Posted By jkmeisl
http://www.r3vlimited.com/board/attachment.php?att...

http://www.r3vlimited.com/board/attachment.php?attachmentid=43724&stc=1&d=1308563805

possible #9 on the list?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-03-2016, 07:13 AM
Replies: 524
Views: 41,577
Posted By jkmeisl
Update: I've been driving the car for about...

Update:

I've been driving the car for about a month now, and its been fantastic!

I got my Rc090 BBS wheels repainted bronze and mounted some Delante D7 215,40r17's which has been wonderful...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-03-2016, 07:10 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 902
Posted By jkmeisl
when you enter the New reply page, Click...

when you enter the New reply page,
Click "Manage attachments" a little window will pop up.
Then click "choose file"
Then find the picture file on your computer
once you select it, you'll be...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-03-2016, 06:41 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 902
Posted By jkmeisl
a picture would be most helpful. there are...

a picture would be most helpful. there are numerous lines, but a picture will 100% help narrow it down.

sound like a vacuum line to me, Maybe to the secondary air pump?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-03-2016, 06:36 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 225
Posted By jkmeisl
Ecs Tuning has what you want, you can get two...

Ecs Tuning has what you want, you can get two different types of OEM cup holders and change holders, with various set ups for compartment storage.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-05-2016, 08:53 AM
Replies: 19,983
Views: 2,483,048
Posted By jkmeisl
Hello all. I figured it was time from my...

Hello all. I figured it was time from my quarterly post

Here you go

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=562106&d=1462463397...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-15-2016, 08:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 450
Posted By jkmeisl
Good to hear, check your cabin intake now, try...

Good to hear, check your cabin intake now, try and find where the water is coming from
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-13-2016, 06:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 612
Posted By jkmeisl
I've built a M52 stroker using the M54b30 crank,...

I've built a M52 stroker using the M54b30 crank, rods, and pistons. as well as doing the "hot cam" swap by using the M54b30 intake cam on the intake side, and the intake cam off a M50b25 Nonvanos on...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-13-2016, 06:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 612
Posted By jkmeisl
I've built a M52 stroker using the M54b30 crank,...

I've built a M52 stroker using the M54b30 crank, rods, and pistons. as well as doing the "hot cam" swap by using the M54b30 intake cam on the intake side, and the intake cam off a M50b25 Nonvanos on...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-08-2016, 09:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 450
Posted By jkmeisl
First thing I'd check is the spark plugs, then...

First thing I'd check is the spark plugs, then the coil boots (make sure they are not cracked) then see if there is water or oil in the spark plug hole.

I have a similar issue when it rained....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-08-2016, 09:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,043
Posted By jkmeisl
^ still one of my favorite wheels for the e36....

^ still one of my favorite wheels for the e36. :thumbup:

I'm surprised to see a rust free example in ontario, not super pretty but good bones.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-21-2015, 06:53 AM
Replies: 524
Views: 41,577
Posted By jkmeisl
I'll post some pictures when I get into it. iirc...

I'll post some pictures when I get into it. iirc the mounting holes were way off of the originals.
probably going to be drilling new holes.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-21-2015, 06:39 AM
Replies: 524
Views: 41,577
Posted By jkmeisl
yes, since it a face lift nose panel on a pre...

yes, since it a face lift nose panel on a pre face lift car, the mounts for the nose panel on the rad support are different, and I havent looked into retrofitting it as of yet.
it is a sad looking...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-21-2015, 06:14 AM
Replies: 524
Views: 41,577
Posted By jkmeisl
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?at...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=543050&stc=1&d=1450707215
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-14-2015, 11:22 AM
Replies: 19,983
Views: 2,483,048
Posted By jkmeisl
:p ...

:p

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=542333&stc=1&d=1450120928

havent installed my lip or door trim yet... and I need some black grills... and so on
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-11-2015, 07:11 AM
Replies: 524
Views: 41,577
Posted By jkmeisl
well, 5 months have gone by since I updated this,...

well, 5 months have gone by since I updated this, Sorry everyone. :(

plenty of progress to go though, but nothing terribly notable... Ive been chasing a erratic idle issue on cold start for months...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-14-2015, 06:48 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,309
Posted By jkmeisl
Wow! awesome work! nice to see someone putting...

Wow! awesome work! nice to see someone putting the time into a M42.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-27-2015, 05:54 PM
Replies: 524
Views: 41,577
Posted By jkmeisl
Wow... Havent updated this in a while. Car...

Wow... Havent updated this in a while.

Car is running, I still have a pretty crazy tick, I've confirmed its the lifters but I found another head in Edmonton that I'll be picking up soon and I...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-28-2015, 03:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 638
Posted By jkmeisl
wont be making that trip, We are having a...

wont be making that trip, We are having a bimmerfest in red deer alberta this year, first time in 10 years, its only 2 hours away so I'll be hitting that and a few other local car show and shine and...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-28-2015, 01:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 638
Posted By jkmeisl
I've been insanely sick with the flu since the...

I've been insanely sick with the flu since the weekend, so I haven't touched the damn thing.

I haven't broken in the engine at all yet. the highest rpm I've taken it to is 3k and that was with no...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-27-2015, 02:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 638
Posted By jkmeisl
I'm not that sure that the chain jumped or like...

I'm not that sure that the chain jumped or like you said the cam drive gears slipped from the gear that connect with the driveshaft. Each of the timing chains where tight, when I tested them for play...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-27-2015, 11:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 638
Posted By jkmeisl
Timing chain jump 2-3 teeth

Just finished rebuilding my engine, threw everything together, dove it once.

I went to start it on Saturday and it started and then I hear a metallic ping and the car dies.

I pushed it back...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-25-2015, 08:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 819
Posted By jkmeisl
well there are lots of custom lsd's out there....

well there are lots of custom lsd's out there. maybe he's just saying it's an oem unit. but reinstalled on his car.
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