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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-25-2015, 02:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 386
Posted By john kaminski
Doesn't ethanol have antiknock properties along...

Doesn't ethanol have antiknock properties along with poorer gas milage ? If so what other antiknock additive would be added ?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-20-2015, 01:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 558
Posted By john kaminski
Get those at WalMart?

Get those at WalMart?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-14-2015, 05:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 677
Posted By john kaminski
Now that's not your fathers MGB !

Now that's not your fathers MGB !
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-14-2015, 11:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 405
Posted By john kaminski
Problem in the E-brake area ?

Problem in the E-brake area ?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-14-2015, 11:34 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 677
Posted By john kaminski
I had a 57 MGA with a 1500cc engine and installed...

I had a 57 MGA with a 1500cc engine and installed an Abarth exhause with dual tips which was THE hot exhaust back then. The sound was great at all speeds and was really sweet on lifted throttle. None...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-08-2015, 11:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 332
Posted By john kaminski
What ever is allowing the windows etc. to still...

What ever is allowing the windows etc. to still work is most likely the source of the power draw. To make things a bit easier to check the circuits you can disconnect the positive post in the engine...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-06-2015, 03:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 247
Posted By john kaminski
Yup, inside clip seems like stuck to the dead...

Yup, inside clip seems like stuck to the dead pedal. The clip is a couple of inches back and up from dead pedal.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-06-2015, 03:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 501
Posted By john kaminski
It's a necessity - at least for me.

It's a necessity - at least for me.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-04-2015, 03:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 247
Posted By john kaminski
Make sure you popped the bottom back of the...

Make sure you popped the bottom back of the pannel out from under the door sill cover turned the fastener screw 90deg and of course took off the hood latch lever then pull whole pannel back an inch...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-02-2015, 06:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 288
Posted By john kaminski
No special battery required - just go to WalMart...

No special battery required - just go to WalMart and get one that is the same size and has the vent hose.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-04-2015, 03:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 308
Posted By john kaminski
Great job ! Thanks

Great job ! Thanks
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-02-2015, 03:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,114
Posted By john kaminski
Well Hi Norman 05. Happy to see that I could be...

Well Hi Norman 05. Happy to see that I could be of some help and now you return the favor with the advise that doing the same work around with the top motor works as well. I had thought about this...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-28-2015, 10:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 317
Posted By john kaminski
Quick and dirty way to lock the tonneau cover is...

Quick and dirty way to lock the tonneau cover is to us a wedge to push the lever for the locking cables to the locking position. You can make one from a small piece of wood. It's a bit of a bother...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-28-2015, 10:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 321
Posted By john kaminski
Valve cover gasket

Valve cover gasket
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-24-2015, 10:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 235
Posted By john kaminski
Sorry the spelling is Iggee. Google Iggee seat...

Sorry the spelling is Iggee. Google Iggee seat covers. My car is a 94 325i converable, tan interior. The color match was quite acceptable. I only did the fronts as the back was still pretty good and...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-24-2015, 09:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 235
Posted By john kaminski
Iggie, I have these and are pleased with how they...

Iggie, I have these and are pleased with how they fit and look. Price was quite reasonable as well.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-24-2015, 09:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 190
Posted By john kaminski
Hopefully an ounce of prevention is worn a pound...

Hopefully an ounce of prevention is worn a pound of cure. After reading about this dreaded problem a few years ago I sprayed some graphite lube in the key slot which keeps it working with less effort...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-12-2015, 06:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 255
Posted By john kaminski
Crutchfield is a great place and gives you these...

Crutchfield is a great place and gives you these free when you buy the radio from them. They also provide advise on what is needed.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-11-2015, 07:34 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 151
Posted By john kaminski
Tale of Two Inverters

Couple years back I bought a set of HID's with angel eyes from DDM Tuning. Had a minor problem right off which DDM took care of immediately and I have been very happy with them ever since. Now one of...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-09-2015, 09:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 380
Posted By john kaminski
How about soaking the seal - filling the pump on...

How about soaking the seal - filling the pump on the bench- for a couple of days before reinstalling to rehydrate it. Might be worth a try and no big deal if it still will leak a bit and you do need...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-05-2015, 06:07 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,222
Posted By john kaminski
A bicycle shop is a good place to get a thin 32mm...

A bicycle shop is a good place to get a thin 32mm wrench for a good price. Zerox G 05 anti- freeze meets all the requirements for BMWs and is cheaper than BMW coolant. Not all parts stores sell it...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-01-2015, 08:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 229
Posted By john kaminski
Thanks for your input southpark and dc. Both...

Thanks for your input southpark and dc. Both ideas seem likely to work. I don't do much calling but do occasionally get calls. Since Illinois in now a hands free State I needed to do some thing. I'll...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-31-2015, 06:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 229
Posted By john kaminski
Where to install the mic

Just got my new Blue Tooth radio for hands free phone. I have a 94 convertible- anyone got any suggestions where to install the mic. I don't think the sunvisor would be good in the vert.

Thanks...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-27-2015, 10:34 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 800
Posted By john kaminski
Thanks for quick and helpful response. I really...

Thanks for quick and helpful response. I really like the looks of the Kenwood and the two phone pairing is also a big plus so looks like this -is- the way to go for me too. Thanks again.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-26-2015, 03:18 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 800
Posted By john kaminski
Regarding the Kenwood reciever - I'm not much...

Regarding the Kenwood reciever - I'm not much into tunes, just mainly .want to get hands free Blue Tooth so was looking at the lower cost models like KDC BT562 and liked the look but a couple reviews...
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