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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-24-2015, 11:29 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 2,005
Posted By john kaminski
Quick note on Seafoam - grandson's Mazda C7 threw...

Quick note on Seafoam - grandson's Mazda C7 threw EGR code and idle was a bit funcky at times. Dealers want over $300 to replace that little gem - $10 bottle of Seafoam through brake booster vaccum...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-15-2015, 12:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 149
Posted By john kaminski
Are you sure it's not transmission noise ?

Are you sure it's not transmission noise ?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-13-2015, 10:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 272
Posted By john kaminski
What color is the interior ? Pictures to show...

What color is the interior ? Pictures to show condition of seats and door cards ?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-08-2015, 12:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 241
Posted By john kaminski
Parking brakes ?

Parking brakes ?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-06-2015, 08:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 292
Posted By john kaminski
As suggested earlier you can have a small pin...

As suggested earlier you can have a small pin hole leak that sprays or drips on a hot part or be in the air flow that will evaporate the coolent so you don't see any moisture. The tell tail of a leak...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-04-2015, 09:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 262
Posted By john kaminski
Experience based advise -- If you think there may...

Experience based advise -- If you think there may be a crack in the radiator hose fitting IMMEDIATELY park the car where you will be changing the radiator ! When a fitting breaks and it will - you...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-03-2015, 06:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 262
Posted By john kaminski
Are you running at 12 oclock - no over heating ?...

Are you running at 12 oclock - no over heating ? If so what's the problem ?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-20-2015, 08:48 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 3,139
Posted By john kaminski
That noise is normal and should stop after 30...

That noise is normal and should stop after 30 seconds or so.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-14-2015, 10:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 168
Posted By john kaminski
Exhaust fumes can smell like petrol. Try turning...

Exhaust fumes can smell like petrol. Try turning the engine off right away and see if there is no or reduced smell.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-12-2015, 05:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 184
Posted By john kaminski
Is That an oxymoron ?

Is That an oxymoron ?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-26-2014, 11:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 269
Posted By john kaminski
I also wired mine into the fuse box so they come...

I also wired mine into the fuse box so they come on whenever the ignition is on. Can't remember just witch fuse I wired in to - one circuit that is on when ignition is. Did't use a relay as the angel...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-18-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 456
Posted By john kaminski
You could probably drill the hole out and tap it...

You could probably drill the hole out and tap it so you can screw in a fitting that would accept the hose.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-14-2014, 07:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 432
Posted By john kaminski
Right jayjaya, but some readers nordt of the...

Right jayjaya, but some readers nordt of the boarder might.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-14-2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 230
Posted By john kaminski
So long as its not too tight - bad on the...

So long as its not too tight - bad on the bearings.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-14-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 220
Posted By john kaminski
Yup, these ole e36ers don't like fast filling so...

Yup, these ole e36ers don't like fast filling so much.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-11-2014, 10:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 432
Posted By john kaminski
Since you are leaving some fliud in the system by...

Since you are leaving some fliud in the system by using only the drain plug, you will be leaving some mineral filled tap water in if you flush with tap water. if you are really fussy or concerned you...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-10-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 265
Posted By john kaminski
I did some more checking with my radio and seems...

I did some more checking with my radio and seems Pelican does not have the full story as they said our radios were either Pioneer or Alpine. Mine is a Blaunkput and I'll bet yours is too BHEALEY.
...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-10-2014, 11:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 265
Posted By john kaminski
Found the same pelican article and have the same...

Found the same pelican article and have the same no prog button type unit !!!! There has to be some work around for this. When I bought my 94 325i a few years back there was a rear changer but no...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-09-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 265
Posted By john kaminski
So Hnaz, if the CD changer is not the original...

So Hnaz, if the CD changer is not the original one ie. has a different s/n than the radio, then it will not work as the radio won't see it ? If this is correct then is there any way to get a coding...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-04-2014, 10:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 372
Posted By john kaminski
dc wright I have the depo light assembly...

dc wright

I have the depo light assembly with angel eyes and HID low beams. Love the HIDs but the high beams add all most Nothing to the total out put. So if I put the 100w Hella's in the high...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-27-2014, 10:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 283
Posted By john kaminski
Had the same problem a few years ago while about...

Had the same problem a few years ago while about 1000 miles from home. Was a rainy night and in morning no start, good power to lights etc.. Not sure if I locked the car or not when I went back in...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-14-2014, 04:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 220
Posted By john kaminski
Seat covers from IGGEE - Look good and good price

Seat covers from IGGEE - Look good and good price
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-16-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 341
Posted By john kaminski
Same problem occurs with the micro switch style...

Same problem occurs with the micro switch style that is located inside the door on the locking mechanism as it is on my 94 325i. It's a bit of a bear to get the mechanism out of the door interior but...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-14-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,007
Posted By john kaminski
You can test for battery drain by using the...

You can test for battery drain by using the positve pole in the engine compartment instead of the pole of the battery. This way no need to disconnect truck light and better yet you can watch the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-07-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 430
Posted By john kaminski
Had the same experience after changing the...

Had the same experience after changing the radiator. I finally just added coolent when cooled down till the level stabilized at the right level when cold. At least you know your system is holding...
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