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Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 02-06-2015, 11:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 641
Posted By coolredlich
Yes I have and they are both within specs. What...

Yes I have and they are both within specs. What next?
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 02-05-2015, 11:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 641
Posted By coolredlich
Yes I have fuel pressure, but no spark.

Yes I have fuel pressure, but no spark.
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 02-05-2015, 07:02 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 507
Posted By coolredlich
ENGINE wire harness

Anyone have an 84 633cs enginei wire harness for sale or knows of a source? Thanks Mine has so many splices and cracked wires. Herman
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 02-05-2015, 06:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 641
Posted By coolredlich
no start

1984 633csi BIG problem! I have no power from obc to main relay. Spark is fine. I jumped the green and green/red wire as stated in a previous thread. Now I have power to main relay from obc but...
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 12-25-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,565
Posted By coolredlich
I need a left hand taillight, and how much. ...

I need a left hand taillight, and how much. Thanks Herman
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 02-27-2014, 09:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,306
Posted By coolredlich
Yes I did remove the dash. It wasn't very hard. ...

Yes I did remove the dash. It wasn't very hard. I bought the Bently 5 series manual as it is the same as the 6 series, a little different though. I did all the work unassisted. I will try to...
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 02-21-2014, 12:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,053
Posted By coolredlich
All of them, or call it a project.

All of them, or call it a project.
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 02-21-2014, 12:00 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,897
Posted By coolredlich
I too got your gears and the install with the...

I too got your gears and the install with the instructions was easy.. Who knew you were looking for a write up with pictures. I would have done it. Thanks for quick shipping and a kit for a decent...
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 02-20-2014, 11:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,306
Posted By coolredlich
I ordered one of the dash caps advertised on...

I ordered one of the dash caps advertised on Power Block something or other tv show. The video of a cap install on a Dodge truck looked easy and clean. No I don't have a Dodge truck, I have a 1984...
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 01-12-2014, 10:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 669
Posted By coolredlich
Thanks for the advice. Guess I'll stsrt looking...

Thanks for the advice. Guess I'll stsrt looking for newwheels.
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 01-12-2014, 09:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 669
Posted By coolredlich
Michlen tire life

I bought a1984 633csi with the stock 930 wheels. Is it safe to drive Michlen trx tires that are dated 1992 build date? The tires have 3/4 tread left. Thanks
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 11-12-2013, 11:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,509
Posted By coolredlich
I already had my seats out. I'm sure that they...

I already had my seats out. I'm sure that they need to come out. Just remove the side trim and remove the gear box.. It might be a good idea to clean and lube the cable, mine were real gunked up. ...
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 11-12-2013, 07:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,509
Posted By coolredlich
Short seat cable fix

I had the same problem of the cable being too short. My fix was to grab the ferule with needle nose pliers, heat it with a lighter and pull and it comes off. Then cut 3/8 inch off the end, use...
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 10-28-2013, 09:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,859
Posted By coolredlich
I believe I just bought this car in Medford...

I believe I just bought this car in Medford Oregon from Omer Erden. The shifter is sloppy but by your description it"s the same car. Do you have any information on cars history or needs? Thanks...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-16-2013, 09:10 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 271
Posted By coolredlich
central locking system

AS I have posted before the locks on my 1992 525it unlock themselves. If I lock the doors while driving they stay locked. I bought a control module from a wrecked 1990 525 part numbers areGM...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-31-2013, 05:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,559
Posted By coolredlich
For the cmshaft locking tool, I used a piece of...

For the cmshaft locking tool, I used a piece of 3/4" hardwood and cut the slots with a table saw. Worked very well.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-29-2013, 06:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 717
Posted By coolredlich
That channel is adhered to the window glass at...

That channel is adhered to the window glass at the bottom, either the front or back section, reason for glue. If you look at the glass you will see glue residue and probably the location of the...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-29-2013, 06:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,559
Posted By coolredlich
As per advice from Monsignor, Tape large note...

As per advice from Monsignor, Tape large note about flywheel lock pin. I forgot to remove pin, tip snapped off upon engine start up. It is very difficult and time consuming to remove the broken...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-29-2013, 06:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,559
Posted By coolredlich
When I rebuilt my 525i head I went to...

When I rebuilt my 525i head I went to pelicanparts.com. Go to the technical advice page scroll down to head gasket replace. The procedure is well defined. Also, read the tech article on camshaft...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-24-2012, 08:06 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 6,270
Posted By coolredlich
I had similar problem with my 93. Turned out...

I had similar problem with my 93. Turned out crack in head #4 exhaust valve area. No water in oil, but water droplets on oil filler cap. Also compression test showed normal for all cylinders.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-24-2012, 07:53 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 8,874
Posted By coolredlich
When you installed thermostat was the little...

When you installed thermostat was the little arrow or up? Also check the condition of lower raditor hose. If deteriated it could colapse. Good hunting
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-22-2012, 08:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,048
Posted By coolredlich
Go to Pelican Parts. com, then to their tech...

Go to Pelican Parts. com, then to their tech articles. The write up and pictures are fantastic and make the job easy. The special tool that holds the cams in alignment can be made by using a hard...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-14-2012, 07:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,134
Posted By coolredlich
Thanks, I'll try that and post results.

Thanks, I'll try that and post results.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-13-2012, 11:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,134
Posted By coolredlich
I have problems with my system also. All doors...

I have problems with my system also. All doors lock, then unlock , sometimes right away, other at any time. Could be a few minutes up to a couple of hours.HELP PLEASE
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-23-2012, 08:36 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 10,583
Posted By coolredlich
performance chip

I have a 1993 521I touring, with the stock chip can I run 87 octane fuel, and would a performance chip give me increased hp and torque as advertised? Thanks
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