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Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-01-2010, 01:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,670
Posted By DSDJ1480
Brilliant!:thumbup: Crackheads not on the stuff...

Brilliant!:thumbup: Crackheads not on the stuff go about 225 around these parts....150 means the supply is good:rofl:
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-01-2010, 11:59 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,670
Posted By DSDJ1480
What are folks using to place the car under load...

What are folks using to place the car under load when doing suspension parts? I will be doing control, thrust, and sway links in the next couple of weeks, and don't have anyone at 150 lbs. to stuff...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-29-2010, 09:50 AM
Replies: 3,041
Views: 351,617
Posted By DSDJ1480
Hey Whitey.... Love the wheels! What kind, what...

Hey Whitey.... Love the wheels! What kind, what size, and what tires?
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-29-2010, 08:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 884
Posted By DSDJ1480
Thanks guys...I'll start with rotors. If I recall...

Thanks guys...I'll start with rotors. If I recall PO did pads, but didn't do rotors. I would almost bet, because he didn't do wear sensors either. I did those when the warning came on but the brakes...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-28-2010, 10:15 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 884
Posted By DSDJ1480
Great....Thanks man! At 144k on the clock,...

Great....Thanks man!

At 144k on the clock, probably wouldn't hurt to just do the control arms anyway.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-28-2010, 09:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 884
Posted By DSDJ1480
Shimmy at hard brake but not at 55-60 cruise

Wonder if we are talking control arms here or a wheel bearing....

Any thoughts?:dunno:
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-26-2010, 09:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 440
Posted By DSDJ1480
If I am not mistaken, your car should already...

If I am not mistaken, your car should already have a trans oil cooler
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-25-2010, 12:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,873
Posted By DSDJ1480
Sorry about that....forgot our english is...

Sorry about that....forgot our english is different:rofl:...Indy= independant BMW mechanic

You have a 94 that is OBD II? WOW
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-25-2010, 08:35 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,421
Posted By DSDJ1480
Installation DIY is at turnermotorsports.com ...

Installation DIY is at turnermotorsports.com

Need a T20 torx screwdriver and a small flat head screwdriver as far as tools.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-25-2010, 06:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,873
Posted By DSDJ1480
It ran rough throughout the range. My indy tested...

It ran rough throughout the range. My indy tested it, but I have found that you may also clean it and get some good results. When was the last time you did O2's? That was another fix that was used on...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-23-2010, 09:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 698
Posted By DSDJ1480
Try fuel filters, fuel pump for starters. cam and...

Try fuel filters, fuel pump for starters. cam and crank position sensors next.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-23-2010, 09:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,873
Posted By DSDJ1480
I am going to guess that this car has always been...

I am going to guess that this car has always been in the UK, which coupled with an engine replacement/rebuild virtually eliminates the Nikasil problem. Generally speaking, the sulfur in gas which was...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-22-2010, 06:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,035
Posted By DSDJ1480
:dunno:

:dunno:
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-22-2010, 06:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,035
Posted By DSDJ1480
Dude....there is NO FUEL SHUT OF VALVE....Follow...

Dude....there is NO FUEL SHUT OF VALVE....Follow the instructions above....:rolleyes: If you want to check the super easy stuff first per Jonathan...Great. Given it was an auction vehicle, I would...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-22-2010, 06:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 882
Posted By DSDJ1480
Yeppers...you are correct. Should have done more...

Yeppers...you are correct. Should have done more research on the 520...Went with my first mind....:eeps:
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-21-2010, 11:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,035
Posted By DSDJ1480
Begin at the beginning....Now that you know you...

Begin at the beginning....Now that you know you have gas, check fuel pump, fuel filters, fuel pump relay/fuse. If all that checks out...on to spark... Do you have a Bentley?
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-21-2010, 06:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 882
Posted By DSDJ1480
Valve adjustment...

Valve adjustment...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-20-2010, 08:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 637
Posted By DSDJ1480
To properly check the fan clutch, roll up a...

To properly check the fan clutch, roll up a newspaper and stick it in the fan slightly while the car is running.... if the newspaper stops the fan....bad clutch.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-20-2010, 08:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,748
Posted By DSDJ1480
Try this.... ...

Try this....


http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.php?t=1256597&page=1&highlight=aux+fan+DIY
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-15-2010, 08:52 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,704
Posted By DSDJ1480
Welcome to the wonderful world of E34:thumbup:

Welcome to the wonderful world of E34:thumbup:
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-15-2010, 08:48 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,421
Posted By DSDJ1480
If you have A and * it is for Adaptive and Winter...

If you have A and * it is for Adaptive and Winter mode. If E and * E is for Economy, S is for sports mode.

A or E = Normal operation with shiftpoints set to acheive the best fuel economy. "A" is...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-15-2010, 08:06 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,421
Posted By DSDJ1480
Exactly why I chipped mine. You are talking about...

Exactly why I chipped mine. You are talking about the transmission mode switch. I don't know if 93 had ASC:dunno: The 530 and 540 DME's are identical, but I am almost positive that the chips provide...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-14-2010, 10:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,580
Posted By DSDJ1480
Thanks for the update. Hope that fixed all the...

Thanks for the update. Hope that fixed all the leakage!:thumbup:
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-14-2010, 10:54 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,482
Posted By DSDJ1480
+1

+1
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-14-2010, 06:54 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,421
Posted By DSDJ1480
I bought mine from a forum member who did a 530...

I bought mine from a forum member who did a 530 to 540 swap...deeply discounted...sweet deal. You might check the classifieds in bimmerforums. I think a guy has the ECU with chip for $200. If not,...
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