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Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-29-2014, 05:13 PM
Replies: 9
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Posted By CJ74753
Well I met up with BMR_LVR from the site and he...

Well I met up with BMR_LVR from the site and he helped me diagnose it and get it to running. My fuel pump was bad, now I got to figure out why my testing method was showing crazy voltages and find...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-29-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 372
Posted By CJ74753
Question Main relay voltage jumping from OL to 16v

Okay, well I went to a few parts yards trying to find another DME but had no luck. I went back to the car and tested the main relay voltage, the main relays voltage is doing the same thing the fuel...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-28-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 372
Posted By CJ74753
Well I "think" I tested it right...Fuse 23 is...

Well I "think" I tested it right...Fuse 23 is good, jumped pins 30 and 87 together on the fuel relay and tested pins 4 and 5 on the fuel pump harness (voltage was jumping from OL and odd voltages up...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-28-2014, 03:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 372
Posted By CJ74753
Does the DME just like to kick over and die...

Does the DME just like to kick over and die randomly? I'm guessing its not something one can break open and repair? Well I guess I'll run back to the car and test the fuel relay and pump.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-28-2014, 03:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 372
Posted By CJ74753
Question Car starts but dies even if you give it gas

Wife was driving the car and went to Wal-Mart, when she went to leave it starts then immediately shuts off. Thought it might be the ICV, but it dies even when given gas. Whats next? The fuel pump?
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-04-2014, 08:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 325
Posted By CJ74753
You said 11 wears out, its listed as a 7 ring....

You said 11 wears out, its listed as a 7 ring. Did you mean 10? I know the boot wears out as mine is all but broken off.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-04-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 325
Posted By CJ74753
Do you mean 5 is part of item 1? 5 and 8 appear...

Do you mean 5 is part of item 1? 5 and 8 appear to be completely separate items. 11 says its a 7 ring that Pelican Parts don't even carry in stock...just wanting to make sure I get the right things....
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-03-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 325
Posted By CJ74753
No, mine is red. Okay well I found the Tourings...

No, mine is red. Okay well I found the Tourings for about $78 a piece so that's not too bad, actually cheaper than the Sachs/Boge. What all in this diagram goes bad and should be replaced?...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-03-2014, 06:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 325
Posted By CJ74753
Near the High Point/Greensboro area. Well I'm...

Near the High Point/Greensboro area. Well I'm trying to stay within reason and not go broke at the same time. I can't complain though, its been a great car.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-03-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 325
Posted By CJ74753
How do Bilstien Touring do against the oem...

How do Bilstien Touring do against the oem Sachs/Boge? Does one hold up better than the other? The mounting hardware such as what?...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-03-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 325
Posted By CJ74753
Question Suspension replacement questions

Okay well it's time to fix my suspension...not sure if anything has ever been done to it, I know my front left strut is completely shot, I think the front right is on its way out also so what all do...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-03-2014, 02:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 224
Posted By CJ74753
What is the GM?

What is the GM?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-17-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 364
Posted By CJ74753
That's kind of what I was figuring, I'm hesitant...

That's kind of what I was figuring, I'm hesitant around automatics as it is anyway. Just wish I could find me a nice dependable car for $1k or so even if I had to tinker with it some.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-16-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 364
Posted By CJ74753
Well I've torn the transmission out of my 91 525i...

Well I've torn the transmission out of my 91 525i and replaced the clutch, throw-out bearing, seals, and the such. So I mean I have the manuals, tools, and space to work on vehicles in my garage I'm...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-16-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 364
Posted By CJ74753
Question 95 318ti for $1k a good deal?

Been looking for another car for better gas mileage, ran across this craigslist ad http://charlotte.craigslist.org/cto/4314027093.html and wanted some opinions. I've been trying to stay under $2k and...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-16-2014, 08:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 266
Posted By CJ74753
Awwww...the joys:mad:, nothing quite like owning...

Awwww...the joys:mad:, nothing quite like owning an older car that has something going out on it that you must track down. My aunt had a Jeep some what like this it was the crankshaft position...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-16-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 435
Posted By CJ74753
Suspension

Need some help with suspension. I'm not looking for anything fancy here, just want something similar to OEM. I've been looking at the Sachs/Boge 312 393 which is OEM from what I can tell for the...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-12-2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 435
Posted By CJ74753
I've got no idea how this relates to my matter at...

I've got no idea how this relates to my matter at hand.


I've got 5w/30 or 5w/40 in it, its burned oil for over 4 years.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-12-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 435
Posted By CJ74753
It don't really have much of an oil leak except...

It don't really have much of an oil leak except around the oil pan(didn't do this till I put synthetic in it when I first got it) but nothing that continuously drips. I believe I finally got the...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-12-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 435
Posted By CJ74753
What exactly am I trying to get out of this trip...

What exactly am I trying to get out of this trip to the workshop? I'm somewhat mechanically inclined, I managed to pull my transmission and replace seals, throwout bearing and all parts related to...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-11-2014, 04:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 435
Posted By CJ74753
Something is always wanting to break! Error codes, oil consumption and more

Well where do I start...My car loves to burn some oil, it only seems to do it that I can see when I get on the gas, someone mentioned valves but I'm not sure. If I do hours of highway driving and...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-08-2013, 02:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 303
Posted By CJ74753
Holy crap, that's an awesome deal and both the...

Holy crap, that's an awesome deal and both the tires and wheels look like they are in awesome condition!
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-08-2013, 11:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 321
Posted By CJ74753
Parts list shows "SACHS KF64901 (KF649-01) Clutch...

Parts list shows "SACHS KF64901 (KF649-01) Clutch Kit $ 173.79" Well come to think about it mine didn't have those springs in the middle of it like that. What are those for? Perhaps just an older...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-08-2013, 11:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 321
Posted By CJ74753
Yes, I believe that's the one I just replaced in...

Yes, I believe that's the one I just replaced in mine about 9 months ago. I picked up mine from RockAuto.com. I had a post going about the process and what it entailed.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-28-2013, 04:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 264
Posted By CJ74753
It was the u-joint where the two sections bolt...

It was the u-joint where the two sections bolt together. Everything I read said they are staked in and not replaceable. So I just ordered a remanufactured drive shaft yesterday. This has to stop or I...
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