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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 01-14-2016, 12:38 PM
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Posted By Tkaczuk
12k........

12k........
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 12-15-2015, 01:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 762
Posted By Tkaczuk
Yes, the only thing Imperial (standard) is the...

Yes, the only thing Imperial (standard) is the spark plugs socket. I think that's a US thing being 5/8 SP Socket. 21mm SP Might work in Canada, I'm not sure if their's any difference.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 12-15-2015, 12:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 635
Posted By Tkaczuk
I think they ignored that Mark. I'm glad...

I think they ignored that Mark.

I'm glad this site exists though. I wonder is Steve knows? He was hunting for something like this a while back..
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 12-15-2015, 12:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 762
Posted By Tkaczuk
I would like to call BS on this ^^^^ E46's...

I would like to call BS on this ^^^^

E46's are very expensive to maintain. An E30 on the other hand is simple mechanically which makes it very easy to work on. Also parts are way cheaper for an...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 12-15-2015, 12:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 339
Posted By Tkaczuk
Yes sir! I had so much trouble with mine I...

Yes sir!

I had so much trouble with mine I made a new ground.
Forum: Automotive / Photography 10-20-2015, 07:39 AM
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Views: 138,366
Posted By Tkaczuk
I've been using film all spring & summer with...

I've been using film all spring & summer with some pretty cool results. :D

https://farm1.staticflickr.com/334/19762619256_166234b578_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/w7mAbL)
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 10-15-2015, 01:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 397
Posted By Tkaczuk
I think on my US Spec M52 I threaded new holes...

I think on my US Spec M52 I threaded new holes for the drive shaft to mount up. What gearbox are you using?

My driveshaft was a little sketchy too. I needed mine to be 1 or 2inchs longer then...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 10-12-2015, 12:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 328
Posted By Tkaczuk
:rofl: Haynes...... :tsk:

:rofl: Haynes...... :tsk:
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 10-12-2015, 12:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 768
Posted By Tkaczuk
M10's a rubbish. Swap in a 24v motor. E30...

M10's a rubbish. Swap in a 24v motor.

E30 24v Swap Guide: http://www.r3vlimited.com/board/showthread.php?t=147862

http://www.e30zone.net/e30zonewiki/index.php/Engine_Swap_-_M5x

If you have...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 10-12-2015, 10:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 296
Posted By Tkaczuk
:thumbup: In addition, ask for Mike H.

:thumbup:

In addition, ask for Mike H.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 10-08-2015, 08:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 397
Posted By Tkaczuk
It's not that simple, the rack swap is easy....

It's not that simple, the rack swap is easy. Basically a directly bolt in. You do have to change the spines on the shaft. I think I can't remember. I did it for my M52 swap I know I had to drill out...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 10-08-2015, 01:07 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,428
Posted By Tkaczuk
Orange E30, who knew it could look so good. Nice...

Orange E30, who knew it could look so good. Nice find.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 10-08-2015, 10:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 325
Posted By Tkaczuk
I'd start by running back over your adjustments,...

I'd start by running back over your adjustments, are the plugs in the correct order? What about grounds? Seems strange to not have spark at this point. It wouldn't hurt to try the CPS but I wouldn't...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-08-2015, 09:34 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 218
Posted By Tkaczuk
This is sorta an odd post, most idle issues have...

This is sorta an odd post, most idle issues have nothing to do with the electrics on the car...

Have you cleaned or replaced your ICV? How does it run with out the MAF hooked up? It should still...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 10-08-2015, 09:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 325
Posted By Tkaczuk
Sounds like its time for a tune up. Plugs, wires,...

Sounds like its time for a tune up. Plugs, wires, coil, and distributor. Doesn't sound like CPS to me but hard to tell with so little information....
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 10-08-2015, 09:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 380
Posted By Tkaczuk
Hi, I'm not sure i"ll be much help. You can...

Hi, I'm not sure i"ll be much help. You can access the window by removing the panel in the back seat.

I attached a link that has to do with adjusting the rear windows but seems to be a good...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 10-08-2015, 09:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 449
Posted By Tkaczuk
Still could be your plugs M20's are very...

Still could be your plugs M20's are very particular about which plugs to use. Your car is definitely running rich. Any back firing? I'd see what kind of fuel pressure you are getting. Could be a bad...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 10-08-2015, 09:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 323
Posted By Tkaczuk
Yes, its pretty easy, there are two bulbs that...

Yes, its pretty easy, there are two bulbs that light the dash and from time to time they burn out. You do have to remove the steering wheel.
...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 10-08-2015, 09:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 397
Posted By Tkaczuk
E30's use a different spline then say a E36. I...

E30's use a different spline then say a E36. I think a E28 and E30 use the same spline but that doesn't help much. If you want a nicer wheel, M-tech II wheel is nice, even the M-tech I is nice or the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-08-2015, 08:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 240
Posted By Tkaczuk
Yes, I understand that much. The oil pressure...

Yes, I understand that much. The oil pressure light comes on at 7psi, which seems to me a bit high. Other people seemed to think that's just an old engines operating pressure. Not that it makes a...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 10-08-2015, 08:46 AM
Replies: 1,771
Views: 248,002
Posted By Tkaczuk
Well, not that you need any help. But some of us...

Well, not that you need any help. But some of us around here could yah know, give some input. If you want. I know you tend to be secretive with your current builds until they are closer to completion.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-07-2015, 01:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 240
Posted By Tkaczuk
Oil Pressure Light at Idle

Car: 1998 M3 170xxx

After warm up oil light is coming on, oil pressure at idle is around 5ish psi. At 700rpm light goes off. Honestly I haven't been super concerned with it has it runs mostly...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 10-07-2015, 01:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 159
Posted By Tkaczuk
Crank Position sensor... change that out. It...

Crank Position sensor... change that out. It should run fine well below zero. Even in ND.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 10-07-2015, 08:13 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 667
Posted By Tkaczuk
*Cough *Cough *Cough..... Sounds like...

*Cough *Cough *Cough.....

Sounds like your not the only one with emotional attachment to that E30. A nice example is 6k, every once in a while you'll see a 50,000 mint car going for 12k but I...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 10-07-2015, 08:00 AM
Replies: 1,771
Views: 248,002
Posted By Tkaczuk
Well, I'm not really looking to buy mate.

Well, I'm not really looking to buy mate.
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