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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-26-2015, 06:55 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 398
Posted By downhiller
engine ground connections

engine ground connections
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-26-2015, 06:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 220
Posted By downhiller
start with vacuum leaks.

start with vacuum leaks.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-23-2015, 11:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 202
Posted By downhiller
vacuum leak.

vacuum leak.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-21-2015, 03:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 295
Posted By downhiller
frame looks bent and i wouldnt trust...

frame looks bent and i wouldnt trust straightening a unibody. as long as everyones okay the car can be replaced
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-21-2015, 04:43 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 470
Posted By downhiller
recheck the connections and look for corrosion on...

recheck the connections and look for corrosion on the pins.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-20-2015, 04:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 321
Posted By downhiller
Kamotor Intake set up questions

well if it sounds like a v8 wedging a piston or an awd tranny exploding.......it sounds like money burning fallowed by misery screams
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-20-2015, 04:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 278
Posted By downhiller
what year?

what year?
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-20-2015, 04:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 258
Posted By downhiller
maintenance items first. tbelt, water pump,...

maintenance items first. tbelt, water pump, plugs, wires, dizzy and rotor, fuel/air filters, change fluids, pads and rotors, might as well do brake lines, suspension parts.

heres where you can...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-20-2015, 04:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 470
Posted By downhiller
next check for the injectors clicking. long...

next check for the injectors clicking. long screwdriver is best way.

could of also knocked some junk free somewhere in the fuel line and clogged the new injectors
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-18-2015, 04:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 175
Posted By downhiller
509793 heres from bavauto.com

509793

heres from bavauto.com
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-18-2015, 03:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 233
Posted By downhiller
spare master should still work if its the same...

spare master should still work if its the same tumbler. if the central locking isnt working and you cant turn the key, you got a linkage broke and have to find a different way in mainly through the...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-17-2015, 08:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 342
Posted By downhiller
bad fpr, clogged/pinched fuel line, old/weak...

bad fpr, clogged/pinched fuel line, old/weak plugs, cracked plug wire, over due cap and rotor
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-17-2015, 08:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 163
Posted By downhiller
just teach him to drive properly. apex the corner...

just teach him to drive properly. apex the corner correctly, knowing the limits and proper braking. the better drivers know when to change the oil by the feel and sound of the motor.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-17-2015, 08:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 609
Posted By downhiller
check to see if the injectors are pulsing by...

check to see if the injectors are pulsing by touching with a long screwdriver. youll hear a click. check all six. if you have pulses, its pressure related, no pulses, injector related
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-17-2015, 08:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 329
Posted By downhiller
but hes asking the difference from a 85 and 86....

but hes asking the difference from a 85 and 86. the i didnt come in til 88.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-14-2015, 06:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 371
Posted By downhiller
go to a junk yard and cut out couple seat belts....

go to a junk yard and cut out couple seat belts. use to make 4 loops. place 2 on intake in front and back of motor and same with exhaust mani. join 4 in the middle and lift. no replacing pieces,...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-14-2015, 06:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 609
Posted By downhiller
is the rotor positioned correctly? wires in the...

is the rotor positioned correctly? wires in the correct order on the dizzy?
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-14-2015, 06:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 343
Posted By downhiller
i made that mistake when i did my hg, not...

i made that mistake when i did my hg, not changing the tbelt and water pump for a year and a half later, paid $470 to get them replaced. as said before, youre in there, replace both
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-14-2015, 06:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 405
Posted By downhiller
Upgraded Condenser

509142

under heating and ac

and i just threw in a random year fyi
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-14-2015, 06:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 209
Posted By downhiller
keep filling. depending on how low the torque...

keep filling. depending on how low the torque converter is, it could take up to 8quartz. grant it, if youre that low, the car wouldnt move.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-14-2015, 06:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 388
Posted By downhiller
Found the E30

there are a few from flowmaster and magnaflow thats very mild and tolerable. you can hop on their websites and listen to some clips of the different versions.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-14-2015, 05:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 321
Posted By downhiller
you can always get some tubing and urethane...

you can always get some tubing and urethane couplings and tube it wherever.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-14-2015, 05:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 329
Posted By downhiller
did anyone notice the years? both are etas. the...

did anyone notice the years? both are etas. the only difference would be if the 86 was manufactured after 6/86, and only difference was the transmission changed.

but the diffs could be different...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-14-2015, 05:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 328
Posted By downhiller
as of the brake leak, gotta pull the tire and...

as of the brake leak, gotta pull the tire and inspect. could be a hose or piston seal.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-27-2015, 08:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 377
Posted By downhiller
just 200lb difference? sure body torque does play...

just 200lb difference? sure body torque does play in cornering but i wouldnt race a vert
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