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Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 12-07-2013, 05:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 261
Posted By Weisebar
Very harsh front suspension. Problem?

Hi everyone.
I have a question relating to my '95 525 E34. As this is the only BMW I have owned I have no way to compare. The suspension is very harsh in the front end. About 10,000k's ago I...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-21-2013, 03:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 948
Posted By Weisebar
Hi Guys, received the 2nd hand MAF sensor today...

Hi Guys,
received the 2nd hand MAF sensor today and fitted it. Whilst I haven't driven the distance I did last week as yet, I have to tomorrow and will see what happens. I am pleasantly surprised...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-21-2013, 03:33 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 2,881
Posted By Weisebar
1-No Cup Holders 2-Whenever my wife or son...

1-No Cup Holders
2-Whenever my wife or son drive the car it comes back with new dents
3-Contact between hood and windscreen wiper arm
4-The cost of parts from the stealership
5-The noise from the...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-13-2013, 06:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 948
Posted By Weisebar
Hi mamij. that's good advice but how can one test...

Hi mamij. that's good advice but how can one test used sensors prior to fitting to ensure they are not faulty. Will multi-meter testing as described in the Bentley manual be conclusive?
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-13-2013, 02:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 948
Posted By Weisebar
Hi everyone. Car drove fine for the first 80...

Hi everyone. Car drove fine for the first 80 minutes then the fault returned. Managed to pull over in the shade, lifted the hood and let the car sit for 30 minutes. Started fine and drove well for...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-12-2013, 02:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 948
Posted By Weisebar
Hi all, well the car's running well again....

Hi all, well the car's running well again. Mechanic did a diagnosis and the only code found was for the o2 sensor. Cleared the code and it never returned. A very experienced English guy with lots of...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-10-2013, 03:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 948
Posted By Weisebar
Thanks for the responses guys. Imae34driver, the...

Thanks for the responses guys. Imae34driver, the methylated spirits is an old trick when fuel may have water in it. Helps break down the water and pass through the fuel system easier. Mamij, pretty...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-10-2013, 07:18 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 948
Posted By Weisebar
Cam Sensor or fuel pump. Urgent help needed.

Hi everyone, I'm stuck 350k's from home. Car ran great for the first 90 minutes then when going up even the slightest incline it started to fail. Engine started fluttering. No power. Felt to me like...
Forum: Australia 09-22-2013, 04:29 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,804
Posted By Weisebar
Hervey Bay - Qld. Pelican Parts Imparts

Hervey Bay - Qld.

Pelican Parts
Imparts
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-22-2013, 12:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 347
Posted By Weisebar
Could be a bearing. Tensioner, Alternator,...

Could be a bearing. Tensioner, Alternator, Waterpump?
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-17-2013, 02:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 277
Posted By Weisebar
Thanks Monsignor, I was aware of the mechanics of...

Thanks Monsignor, I was aware of the mechanics of the sensor but thought that maybe when the sensor was no longer in contact with the rotor all would be sweet.
Cheers Weisebar
Forum: Australia 09-17-2013, 06:52 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,804
Posted By Weisebar
Hervey Bay - Queensland

Hervey Bay - Queensland
Forum: Australia 09-17-2013, 06:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,406
Posted By Weisebar
Try Bromspec. The guys there are very...

Try Bromspec. The guys there are very knowledgeable and helpful.
Cheers
Weisebar
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-17-2013, 06:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 277
Posted By Weisebar
Disk brakes and OBC

Hi everyone. I have two quick questions.
1- I've just replaced the front disk brake pads after the usual warning. Can I presume that to reset the ongoing warning it's the usual disconnect the...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-16-2013, 10:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 479
Posted By Weisebar
Hi Bob Be Careful. The wood veneer is very...

Hi Bob
Be Careful. The wood veneer is very thin. If the wood is ok you could strip off the clear coat, sand then stain and then recoat the clear. Otherwise, clean off everything back to metal and...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-22-2012, 05:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 720
Posted By Weisebar
15 amp #5, 6 or 7 I think. Also check wiring to...

15 amp #5, 6 or 7 I think. Also check wiring to headlights and parking lights. When mine did this the insulation on the front right parking light leads was melted and causing a short. Resoldered and...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-03-2012, 03:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,189
Posted By Weisebar
Hey de kala, when you install the chip let us...

Hey de kala, when you install the chip let us know of the difference to performance. A re-chip is on the list for me also.
Cheers
Weisebar
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-03-2012, 03:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 912
Posted By Weisebar
Hi Roberto, When I bought the vehicle it had no...

Hi Roberto,
When I bought the vehicle it had no condensor and electric fan in it. Probably because the previous owner failed to replace it after some sort of damage. Anyway there was no gas in the...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-03-2012, 05:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 912
Posted By Weisebar
A/C Advice/Info (Somewhat long)

Greetings everyone,
thought I might share the following information regarding the E34 Air Conditioning System.
As the weather is starting to warm up here in Australia, I figured that it's time to...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-03-2012, 05:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,189
Posted By Weisebar
Hi de kala, I've done the research on chips and...

Hi de kala,
I've done the research on chips and the Miller "WAR" chip seems to be the one to go for. A lot of the US guys don't appear to regularly drive long distances as we do in OZ so the...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-21-2012, 03:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,107
Posted By Weisebar
If you find that your jets on the hood are...

If you find that your jets on the hood are clogged get yourself a needle from an accupuncture practitioner and clean out. Works great.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-27-2012, 04:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,452
Posted By Weisebar
No it's not tinny. A solid sound from something...

No it's not tinny. A solid sound from something attached to the floor pan. I still think that it's at the upper point where the arms attach. I just can't work out the mechanics of how the sound can...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-27-2012, 01:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,452
Posted By Weisebar
Thanks everyone. Will have a play on the weekend.

Thanks everyone. Will have a play on the weekend.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-26-2012, 03:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,452
Posted By Weisebar
Let me re-phrase that. UPPER SUPPORT ARMS. You...

Let me re-phrase that. UPPER SUPPORT ARMS. You know the ones I mean anyway. There was no clunk before I did the work. I replaced the support arms and bushes. Bushes were pressed in the correct...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-25-2012, 11:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,452
Posted By Weisebar
At least it;s taken away the 100km/h shimmy

At least it;s taken away the 100km/h shimmy
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