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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) Today, 03:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 150
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) Today, 01:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 150
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) Yesterday, 02:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 150
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) Yesterday, 11:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 150
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: 471
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.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-25-2015, 06:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 471
Posted By jkmeisl
I would hate to see if someone runs the vin on my...

I would hate to see if someone runs the vin on my car... the only original thing in it is the body and wiring.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-23-2015, 08:09 AM
Replies: 19,172
Views: 2,228,592
Posted By jkmeisl
amateur pictures but, project complete ...

amateur pictures but, project complete

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=510628&stc=1&d=1432393737

drove it last night. amazing.
...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-18-2015, 08:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 290
Posted By jkmeisl
you could go with an m52 and use all your...

you could go with an m52 and use all your exsisting obd1 sensors, intake manifold, throttle body and so on. I'm sure you could pick up a short block plus rotating assembly and head m52 for cheap. and...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-18-2015, 08:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,715
Posted By jkmeisl
wow that a beautiful e36! looks to bethe same...

wow that a beautiful e36! looks to bethe same color as mine, dunkel blau (dark blue)

are you a painter by trade?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-15-2015, 06:30 AM
Replies: 511
Views: 32,248
Posted By jkmeisl
So I'm bleeding the brakes and the clutch last...

So I'm bleeding the brakes and the clutch last night and I hear this horrible squirting sound come from the front of the car when I pressed the brake pedal.

I checked every bleeder screw,...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-06-2015, 09:00 AM
Replies: 511
Views: 32,248
Posted By jkmeisl
Well the car started up last night, lifters...

Well the car started up last night, lifters ticking like crazy, but idle was amazing, so smooth, and afr's were OK, 13.3 at idle. I never fully warmed it up but I ran it for 4-5 minutes. and...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-04-2015, 02:20 PM
Replies: 19,172
Views: 2,228,592
Posted By jkmeisl
My new wheels and a local meet. ...

My new wheels and a local meet.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=507518&stc=1&d=1430774386
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-21-2015, 06:36 AM
Replies: 511
Views: 32,248
Posted By jkmeisl
Hey all, just a quick update for you guys, I went...

Hey all, just a quick update for you guys, I went to start the engine up and I got nothing, no turn over at all. lights didnt dim, nothing.

So I started with grounds, I went around the whole car...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-15-2015, 07:39 AM
Replies: 19,172
Views: 2,228,592
Posted By jkmeisl
http://i.imgur.com/34mnUtO.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/34mnUtO.jpg
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-13-2015, 09:07 AM
Replies: 313
Views: 16,719
Posted By jkmeisl
Nicely done! that intake is beast!

Nicely done! that intake is beast!
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-09-2015, 11:39 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 202
Posted By jkmeisl
Unsure why it's stalling, but my 92 318is needs...

Unsure why it's stalling, but my 92 318is needs its weekly belt dressing applied or it screams like a banshee. the 92's still used Vbelts instead of the serpentine belts of the newer models. so maybe...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-08-2015, 07:06 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 4,366
Posted By jkmeisl
I would, but I used to over priced everything in...

I would, but I used to over priced everything in alberta:(
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-08-2015, 07:00 AM
Replies: 511
Views: 32,248
Posted By jkmeisl
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?at...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=502520&stc=1&d=1428501570

Hey guys, so finally some progress last night, I was sick for about 7 days straight so that put a damper on...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-07-2015, 07:29 AM
Replies: 313
Views: 16,719
Posted By jkmeisl
nicely done! keep at er man! :thumbup:

nicely done! keep at er man! :thumbup:
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-07-2015, 06:48 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 3,380
Posted By jkmeisl
man, I like them wheels man.

man, I like them wheels man.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-02-2015, 03:39 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 3,380
Posted By jkmeisl
oh dont worry it wont. :rofl:

oh dont worry it wont. :rofl:
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-02-2015, 03:08 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 3,380
Posted By jkmeisl
nice work so far bud! you've brought this car...

nice work so far bud! you've brought this car along way!
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-02-2015, 02:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 202
Posted By jkmeisl
good ahead and reuse the old nuts. just check the...

good ahead and reuse the old nuts. just check the studs for corrosion.

20 Nm (15 ft-lb) for the tq spec.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-02-2015, 02:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 684
Posted By jkmeisl
OR, you can make sure everything is dry. then...

OR, you can make sure everything is dry. then disconnect and reconnect your battery, get it out of limp mode? :dunno:
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-02-2015, 02:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 195
Posted By jkmeisl
:rofl: haha... but seriously please dont attempt...

:rofl: haha... but seriously please dont attempt an engine rebuild if you dont know how to get at your piston rings.
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