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Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 04-07-2013, 08:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 425
Posted By somerandomdude
Mine was the same. Never got a chance to replace...

Mine was the same. Never got a chance to replace it.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 04-07-2013, 08:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 212
Posted By somerandomdude
For the chain tensioner, part number is...

For the chain tensioner, part number is 83-30-0-493-548-BOE. And Cam locks w/Pin is TOL-3017
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 04-07-2013, 04:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 212
Posted By somerandomdude
Tools. Starting from the top. Dummy Chain...

Tools. Starting from the top. Dummy Chain Tensioner, Fan Clutch Tool, Cam lock w/Fly wheel lock (Kit), and Head Bolt tool. 170 shipped...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 04-07-2013, 02:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,568
Posted By somerandomdude
Mine did the same thing. Has been for the 6 years...

Mine did the same thing. Has been for the 6 years I owned it. Never found out what it was causing it. Fluid change didn't did jack to it.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 04-07-2013, 02:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 212
Posted By somerandomdude
Some stuff for you guys.

Hey guys. Are any of you guys looking for tools? I'm looking to get rid of them as I don't have the e34 anymore. I have cam locks with fly wheel lock, dummy chain tensioner, head bolt tool (around...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-15-2013, 11:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 429
Posted By somerandomdude
Get a long screw driver and put it to the head....

Get a long screw driver and put it to the head. You'll know if it's the lifters or not. I have the same problem. I'm pulling them next month to clean them when I do my Vanos. Then again, I also have...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-10-2012, 08:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,107
Posted By somerandomdude
Yeah, I'm not surprised at all.

Yeah, I'm not surprised at all.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-10-2012, 04:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,107
Posted By somerandomdude
What was the problem?

What was the problem?
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-13-2012, 11:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,120
Posted By somerandomdude
When bleeding, rise up the front end to help the...

When bleeding, rise up the front end to help the air bubbles move.

Sent from my LG-VS700 using Bimmer App
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-30-2011, 08:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 523
Posted By somerandomdude
Did ya replace those crush washers I told you...

Did ya replace those crush washers I told you about?
Forum: 5 Series DIY 05-29-2011, 06:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,656
Posted By somerandomdude
Just make sure it's not filled up to the top. I...

Just make sure it's not filled up to the top. I did mine with a little less then half of tank left. You will get your hands wet. Also, make sure to clean out any debris out of the holder for the pump...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-28-2011, 08:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 523
Posted By somerandomdude
Just get new crush washers and replace them. It's...

Just get new crush washers and replace them. It's as easy as that. Don't break the banjo bolt. Ask me how I know. Spent all day hunting one down.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-27-2011, 01:19 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,781
Posted By somerandomdude
mildew or mold build up would cause the smell you...

mildew or mold build up would cause the smell you have.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-24-2011, 08:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 379
Posted By somerandomdude
Attack Eagle made a DIY for the 5 speed swap. It...

Attack Eagle made a DIY for the 5 speed swap. It includes everything. Here is the link. http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.php?t=873524
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-24-2011, 08:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 929
Posted By somerandomdude
Welcome to bimmerfest! I once had this issue and...

Welcome to bimmerfest! I once had this issue and it came out to be a dirty icv. Cleaned it and haven't had problems after that. I also had a nasty vacuum leak under the manifold. Fixed that, no...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-18-2011, 02:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 466
Posted By somerandomdude
There not that much.

There not that much.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-17-2011, 08:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 941
Posted By somerandomdude
I put in a new Bosch unit in 2 weeks ago. Well...

I put in a new Bosch unit in 2 weeks ago. Well worth the money vs some unknown brand.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-16-2011, 08:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,024
Posted By somerandomdude
Non vanos motors don't have knock sensors. If you...

Non vanos motors don't have knock sensors. If you are getting spark from the coil. Check to see if the injector is firing. I had this problem before a few years back. Except, the number 6 cylinder...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-15-2011, 07:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 505
Posted By somerandomdude
I have Fel-pro as my valve cover gasket and as...

I have Fel-pro as my valve cover gasket and as well as my head gasket. Never had a problem with them. My friend is using the same thing on his car and never had a problem. Just remember to torque...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-14-2011, 01:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 408
Posted By somerandomdude
Ahh I see. You have a 95 lol. Good to know it...

Ahh I see. You have a 95 lol. Good to know it worked out for you!
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-14-2011, 01:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,524
Posted By somerandomdude
Thanks :) It's such a big relief and not having...

Thanks :) It's such a big relief and not having to worry about it until 2013.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-14-2011, 01:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 408
Posted By somerandomdude
There are tabs that hold the radio in place. Use...

There are tabs that hold the radio in place. Use an eye glass flat head screw driver to bend the tabs back out. Shine a flash light in there, you'll see one on each side.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-14-2011, 09:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,524
Posted By somerandomdude
So today I went back after getting my receipts...

So today I went back after getting my receipts and paper work together. Filled out some forms. I drove to a different inspection station. I wasn't planning on going today. But, I looked at the...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-13-2011, 08:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 529
Posted By somerandomdude
It's not the looks I'm worried about, ahh screw...

It's not the looks I'm worried about, ahh screw it, I'm going. I've been putting this meet off for to long. I'm going and nothing is going to stop me from going :D

Young, go find one.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-13-2011, 02:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 529
Posted By somerandomdude
Lol. I heard a lot of good things about it. I...

Lol. I heard a lot of good things about it. I might go, I'm not sure yet. I have other things that need to be dealt with 1st before I start going to meets again.
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