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Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) Yesterday, 02:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 768
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: What the........?????????? ...

:smokin:



What the........??????????


sooooooo........Maui..........fix struts?
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-22-2017, 07:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 243
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: IF you have an Automatic...

:smokin:

IF you have an Automatic Transmission;

its called "TRANSPROGRAM" which shows up on the LCD on dash.

couple things,

transmission needs service ( fluid change, filer, solenoid...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-17-2017, 03:48 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 796
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Hey DesertViking17, Thanks...

:smokin:

Hey DesertViking17,

Thanks very much for the info!!!! it will help! been thinking it is 25 years old so it probably really needs a good flush..

Now, keep in mind since "inheriting"...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-15-2017, 12:30 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 628
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Hey Black tiger, this guy...

:smokin:

Hey Black tiger,

this guy knows his stuff for xmission & rear end swap outs......

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/member.php?u=462507


and he's from my hometown!!!!! bonus!
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-15-2017, 12:19 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 796
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Hmmmmm am seeing similar issues...

:smokin:

Hmmmmm am seeing similar issues with my sons 525..

so.....Desertviking, heres what i read from you.....

The transmission needed a boost and a good flush. I pulled my valve body and...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-15-2017, 12:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 324
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Those look awesome on that car! ...

:smokin:

Those look awesome on that car!

I have a 525i same color! its my son's and i am trying to restore it to super nice


you still have the wheels for sale?

BTW: what is the tire...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-06-2017, 07:08 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,270
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Rekit34; I wasn't trying to...

:smokin:

Rekit34;

I wasn't trying to infer the fuse-link thingy was the cause of the sometimes start issue you are having...i was trying to say it is something to look at , cuz with it...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-05-2017, 08:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 449
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: I JUST GOTTA CHIME IN ON THIS...

:smokin:

I JUST GOTTA CHIME IN ON THIS ONE!!!!!!:yikes::yikes::yikes:

DJLOWD,

1st; E34, multiple Analog to Digital sensors placed on and around engine for temp/fuel/air input to the ECu...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-04-2017, 01:15 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,270
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Ya, i meant to take a pic....i...

:smokin:

Ya,

i meant to take a pic....i will take care of it tomorrow...I am runnin late for work, but i will post it here///


Cheers! :drink:

cpnwrench
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-04-2017, 05:40 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,270
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: ReKit34, heres what i read from...

:smokin:

ReKit34, heres what i read from you....

Ok I did small compression test with a bit WD-40 spray in the pistons on a cold engine and sure enough the car started right away.
I turned...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-02-2017, 12:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 768
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Howdy.....dont know if this...

:smokin:

Howdy.....dont know if this applies....but......

I read on here there were three "variants" to the strut assembly units for the 92 5 series e34.

(huh?) ....... exactly what i...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-30-2017, 09:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 379
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: awesome! glad to have you aboard! ...

:smokin:

awesome! glad to have you aboard!


many knowledgeable individuals here, so feel free to ask at anytime for issue you may have or encounter!

Of course at the top of the forum...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-15-2017, 07:48 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,778
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: thats G.I. Joe n' Jim Bob on ...

:smokin:

thats G.I. Joe n' Jim Bob on safari!!!!!:rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl:
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-15-2017, 07:06 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 9,713
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: firsttimebimmer,, did you replace...

:smokin:

firsttimebimmer,, did you replace fuel filter?


if no

do that.

when you remove old one see if you can blow through it based on the arrow on the filter.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-15-2017, 06:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 517
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: UMMMMMMM......... High...

:smokin:


UMMMMMMM.........

High speed relay?

Low speed relay....
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-15-2017, 06:45 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,778
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: OK, Tfred...... so. I have...

:smokin:

OK, Tfred......

so. I have never ever had cam sensor connector off. ever.

except to replace it. just recently.

when i did that, the ICV was connected.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-15-2017, 12:44 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,778
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Oh Yeah, Tfred, I have taken...

:smokin:


Oh Yeah, Tfred, I have taken out the ICV many times cleaned many times , checked resistance many times...

just letting you know....

but will try the disco tests tho.

and yeah...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-15-2017, 12:37 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,778
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Guys, Truly, Thank you very...

:smokin:

Guys,

Truly, Thank you very much, for all the info!

really.

I plan to try the ICV unplug first.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-14-2017, 04:28 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,778
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: oh yeah,, BMW LVR,, I may take...

:smokin:

oh yeah,,

BMW LVR,, I may take you up on DME that if nothing else fixes it or i drive it into a lake!!!


Mr. Graybeard,,,,,I have the NGK plugs....never had a problem with these...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-14-2017, 04:24 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,778
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: so 1st....... THANKS VERY much...

:smokin:

so 1st.......

THANKS VERY much guys for steppin in and providing solace and wisdom!

double checked vacuum with gauge... 18.5 solid (taken from orifice on intake which goes to...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-14-2017, 04:54 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,778
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: i quit. driving to...

:smokin:



i quit.


driving to junkyard and be doen with it.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-13-2017, 01:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 595
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: INNOVATION BABY!!!!!!! ...

:smokin:


INNOVATION BABY!!!!!!!



yeah!

thinking outside the box!
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-13-2017, 04:13 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,778
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Thanks sir! was thinking along...

:smokin:

Thanks sir! was thinking along those lines,

was also thinking of removing the ("NEW") o2 sensor why the frig do they charge so much for them when they are so frigign unreliable?
...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-11-2017, 06:30 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,778
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: thanks for the info,,,, new...

:smokin:


thanks for the info,,,, new coolant temp sensor installed. checked for OHM variation at temps, checks ok.

engine has all NEW sensors.....

all NEW hoses (no vac leak)

all NEW...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-11-2017, 05:54 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,778
Posted By cpnwrench
freakin 1222 code!!!!!

:smokin:


AARRRRRGGGGGGGHHHHHHH!!!!!:madrazz::madrazz::irate::irate::irate:


1222 code is NOT gone......... it just does not have CEL lit. Anymore :banghead::banghead::banghead:


gas...
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