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Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-20-2014, 07:50 AM
Replies: 7
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Posted By ross1
I encountered the same problem. It seems some...

I encountered the same problem. It seems some databases confuse E28 & E34 applications. the one you (we) got was for E28.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-05-2014, 06:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 336
Posted By ross1
It clicks? Hold the button and bash the door...

It clicks?
Hold the button and bash the door from the inside beneath the armrest, same way Fonzi fixes the jukebox.
You'll probably want to google "Fonzi"
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-05-2014, 06:42 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 271
Posted By ross1
If it has been outdoors disassemble the brakes to...

If it has been outdoors disassemble the brakes to clean and lube the caliper slides and where the pads touch the caliper. If the rotors are rusty an orbital sander and some 80 grit ought to scuff...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-05-2014, 06:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 259
Posted By ross1
There are three different strut mounts for E34s,...

There are three different strut mounts for E34s, you just need the correct mount or different shock
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-05-2014, 06:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 228
Posted By ross1
They are same ratios

They are same ratios
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-05-2014, 06:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 384
Posted By ross1
Don't overthink this. Your voltage output is too...

Don't overthink this. Your voltage output is too low. I understand the regulator has been changed , perhaps a poor connection(don't forget the ground strap at the engine mount) or the new regulator...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-29-2014, 12:36 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 779
Posted By ross1
Greetings all , again. Figured I'd stick my...

Greetings all , again.
Figured I'd stick my toes in the water again. It seems the flotsam has floated away once more.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-29-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 415
Posted By ross1
style 5 image http://i.imgur.com/q4c4fTM.jpg

style 5 image
http://i.imgur.com/q4c4fTM.jpg
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-29-2014, 09:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 415
Posted By ross1
style 7 image

http://i.imgur.com/fSOd4bl.jpg
Forum: Cars - Private Party 07-29-2014, 08:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 466
Posted By ross1
Yes, a lot. You asked

Yes, a lot.
You asked
Forum: Parting Out 07-29-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 176
Posted By ross1
'94 525 automatic Chicago

Excellent running M50tub25 and auto trans. with 127k. Can demonstrate as they are still in a running car. Engine $450, trans. $300 will palletize for shipping at your expense.
No part too small,...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-29-2014, 08:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 681
Posted By ross1
Unless you have a really bad theft problem and no...

Unless you have a really bad theft problem and no insurance my advice is to scram that crappy aftermarket kit and restore the wiring to factory spec.
Unless you have a thorough understanding of...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-29-2014, 02:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 292
Posted By ross1
You are fine. The car just thinks you've been...

You are fine. The car just thinks you've been driving in circles.
I wouldn't leave it like that with limited slip as it does, however minimally, wear the clutches.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-29-2014, 02:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 415
Posted By ross1
I have a NEW style 7 available. It is not...

I have a NEW style 7 available. It is not chromed. Good luck finding another one chromed. PM sent
The one piece style 5 was very popular. The "style5" that everyone gets exited over these days is...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-15-2014, 09:14 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,043
Posted By ross1
I'd suggest setting the valves at the loose end...

I'd suggest setting the valves at the loose end of spec if a smooth idle is what you are after. You'll have a bit of noise but it will be smoother. Setting at the cam is a good idea as the rocker...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-18-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 302
Posted By ross1
I'll just add that the OP's car uses a mass air...

I'll just add that the OP's car uses a mass air meter which doesn't like the oil mist that often comes from those K&N type filters either. Having said that I have an as new K&N I removed from a...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-18-2014, 10:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 281
Posted By ross1
Starter relay is integral to the EWS module. If...

Starter relay is integral to the EWS module. If it cranks it ain't an EWS problem.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-18-2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 214
Posted By ross1
That is the vacuum hose for your power brake...

That is the vacuum hose for your power brake booster. 12mm x 19mm be sure to use "vacuum" hose as it has a thicker wall to prevent collapsing under vacuum. Especially important when brakes are...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-18-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 301
Posted By ross1
You are considering a part out over a cracked...

You are considering a part out over a cracked windshield and a blower motor issue? Most decent insurance companies will replace the glass at little to no cost. You blower issue could be a free fix....
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-18-2014, 09:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 231
Posted By ross1
It sounds like combustion gasses are getting into...

It sounds like combustion gasses are getting into the coolant.
If you ran it while frozen there is a good chance it actually overheated from no circulation. A failed head gasket is not improbable...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-18-2014, 09:11 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 916
Posted By ross1
A low charge will cause the compressor to cycle...

A low charge will cause the compressor to cycle quickly.
If you can find a new clutch alone it will cost more than a good used compressor, plus labor to change it and you'll be in pretty deep.
Do...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-18-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 269
Posted By ross1
NO MAF on M30s. Give it some fuel to the...

NO MAF on M30s.
Give it some fuel to the intake(carb spray,etc)and see if it fires up.
You say CPS is in spec and there is fuel at the rail(pressure, 3 bar, correct?) perhaps you exchanged either...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-18-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 776
Posted By ross1
Go to the hardware store and buy a "roll pin" of...

Go to the hardware store and buy a "roll pin" of the appropriate size.
Forum: Parting Out 06-04-2014, 04:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 183
Posted By ross1
bump

bump
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-04-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 310
Posted By ross1
The aux fan has two speeds controlled by a thermo...

The aux fan has two speeds controlled by a thermo switch in the radiator.
If you were to wire a warning light parallel to the high speed fan wire at the high speed relay you'd have a warning at...
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