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Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 08-25-2015, 11:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 950
Posted By bmw-mania
Check battery.. confirm battery holds a...

Check battery..
confirm battery holds a charge.
then with a voltometer check for battery drain when key is in *off* position.


Cheers!
Forum: Classic Bimmers 08-08-2015, 12:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 992
Posted By bmw-mania
congrats! im sure your e36 appreciates it. ...

congrats!

im sure your e36 appreciates it.
:roundel:
Forum: Classic Bimmers 08-08-2015, 12:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,438
Posted By bmw-mania
Factory service manual should be attached to your...

Factory service manual should be attached to your hip. :D

Size of piston rings depends on the year.. ...
Forum: Classic Bimmers 08-07-2015, 08:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 992
Posted By bmw-mania
^ not bad.. if it gets bugger'd it up.. ...

^ not bad..

if it gets bugger'd it up.. then you can sort a new trunk lid.
Forum: Classic Bimmers 08-05-2015, 10:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 992
Posted By bmw-mania
If the latch is disconnected, and and the trunk...

If the latch is disconnected, and and the trunk is closed..
You might have to bite the bullet.

Maybe time for a fresh trunklid..

I will take a look at my e36 'vert.. maybe a strategy can be...
Forum: Classic Bimmers 08-04-2015, 10:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,675
Posted By bmw-mania
considering selling.. Possibly listing on...

considering selling..

Possibly listing on Bringatrailer, or eBay..
Forum: Classic Bimmers 08-04-2015, 10:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 992
Posted By bmw-mania
Maybe this will help(?) ...

Maybe this will help(?)

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=179945
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 08-04-2015, 10:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 793
Posted By bmw-mania
blown pluggged cats.. they stink and dont allow...

blown pluggged cats.. they stink and dont allow exhaust to flow

have you checked the timing? why not?

if it was the ecu.. not likely ythe car would run at all.. but pull and check for...
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 08-03-2015, 06:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,028
Posted By bmw-mania
^... by going over possible causes first.. (?) ...

^... by going over possible causes first.. (?)

like is there fluid in it?

What made you think it was the TCU?

Are you familiar with working on vehicles? systems? etc?
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 08-03-2015, 10:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,028
Posted By bmw-mania
^ diagnose the trans first.. DONT go buying...

^ diagnose the trans first..

DONT go buying things that you think* might be it.
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 07-31-2015, 11:12 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,505
Posted By bmw-mania
As she sits.. Damn she looks good! :roundel: ...

As she sits..
Damn she looks good! :roundel:
http://i1289.photobucket.com/albums/b512/beyouareanyare/BMW%20e32/f1595abc-646e-4985-bd3c-38612cf78627_zpsenhl0no0.jpg
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 07-31-2015, 10:55 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 672
Posted By bmw-mania
PICS?! Cheers

PICS?!

Cheers
Forum: Classic Bimmers 07-31-2015, 10:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,675
Posted By bmw-mania
^ yup.. they're pretty flippin awesome vehicles. ...

^ yup.. they're pretty flippin awesome vehicles.

This one is amazingly original.. and I'm trying to keep it that way. (or look that way)
The vac advance is direct to carb.. dont worry.

She...
Forum: Classic Bimmers 07-31-2015, 10:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,996
Posted By bmw-mania
Congrats! lots of little hidden areas for...

Congrats!

lots of little hidden areas for rust and moisture... be thorough in your work!

Looking forward to seeing your progress


:roundel:
Cheers!
Forum: Classic Bimmers 07-30-2015, 09:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,438
Posted By bmw-mania
delete

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Forum: Classic Bimmers 07-30-2015, 09:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,438
Posted By bmw-mania
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Forum: Classic Bimmers 07-30-2015, 09:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,438
Posted By bmw-mania
hippiedarkness... First.. get your e10...

hippiedarkness...


First.. get your e10 running, and all service up to snuff.. it will save you much time and :bling: $ down the road.
that means take a look at all your service items. :)

...
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 07-29-2015, 10:07 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,505
Posted By bmw-mania
http://i1289.photobucket.com/albums/b512/beyouarea...

http://i1289.photobucket.com/albums/b512/beyouareanyare/BMW%20e32/accumulators/th_IMG_0046_zpsp21byxy3.jpg...
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 07-29-2015, 09:57 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,505
Posted By bmw-mania
My e32 'iL" started to exhibit the symptoms of...

My e32 'iL" started to exhibit the symptoms of the accumulators failing.
http://i1289.photobucket.com/albums/b512/beyouareanyare/BMW%20e32/IMG_1671_zps8autnaxt.jpg...
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 07-29-2015, 09:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 706
Posted By bmw-mania
Check switches on front of seat.. If you hear...

Check switches on front of seat..
If you hear motor running but no movement.. Check cable drive system.

this link..
http://www.nmia.com/~dgnrg/page_11.htm...
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 07-29-2015, 09:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 754
Posted By bmw-mania
any trans from a M30 powered vehicle... A 5...

any trans from a M30 powered vehicle...

A 5 speed or even a older 4 speed masher..

Cheers
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 07-29-2015, 09:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 746
Posted By bmw-mania
check battery (proper charge) check fuel, fuel...

check battery (proper charge)
check fuel, fuel filter, fuel pump
check spark..

report back

Cheers
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 07-29-2015, 09:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 887
Posted By bmw-mania
very nice.. Do eet. :roundel:

very nice..

Do eet. :roundel:
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 07-29-2015, 09:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,028
Posted By bmw-mania
any trans from a M30 powered vehicle.. 535, 735...

any trans from a M30 powered vehicle.. 535, 735 etc..
You could swap for a 5 speed.. or even a 4 speed if your feelin saucy... :)
The auto trans are everywhere.. check picknpull.. or use their...
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 07-29-2015, 09:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 629
Posted By bmw-mania
parts for the M30 are plentiful.. if the car...

parts for the M30 are plentiful..
if the car is in good shape, grab it, and rebuild the motor.

I love mine. :roundel:

Cheers
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