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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-26-2009, 09:38 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,694
Posted By Bev & Lola
<------GET OUT :mad:, this is the 318is lurvin...

<------GET OUT :mad:, this is the 318is lurvin club :thumbup::rofl::thumbup:
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-26-2009, 09:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 793
Posted By Bev & Lola
my 0.2p worth...any motor that has rust but has...

my 0.2p worth...any motor that has rust but has been repainted at some point is one to be avoided, unless you can get it for a lot less than originally asked for and are prepared to do some work to...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-17-2009, 09:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 670
Posted By Bev & Lola
ok, so synthetic it is, sparks. check. and then...

ok, so synthetic it is, sparks. check. and then you started using language that i have no idea about :rofl:
CEL = check engine light which if i can understand you means this is USA only so i won't...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-17-2009, 08:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 670
Posted By Bev & Lola
Genral maintenance and a probably very silly question!

Hi there, so i live in the UKand have a UK E36 1996 318is (M44 1.9 engine). A few questions and i will leave the really silly one to last!

1. what type of oil should i be using for it? synthetic?...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-16-2009, 05:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,822
Posted By Bev & Lola
i had a metallic rattle coming from the rear of...

i had a metallic rattle coming from the rear of mine, sounded EXACTLY like either the exhaust was loose or the heath shield was loose...i spent days under the car making sure every component of the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-13-2009, 02:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 667
Posted By Bev & Lola
ummm pardon me for seeming rude, but isn't that...

ummm pardon me for seeming rude, but isn't that what i said? you will not notice any change in rpm as the electrical draw is so minimal then nothing will happen, except for when you switch on the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-12-2009, 04:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 667
Posted By Bev & Lola
easiest way to find out without all that...

easiest way to find out without all that mathematical stuff is to sit with your car idling, note the revs, now switch on all the electrical items 1 at a time, note any change in the revs? the only...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-12-2009, 04:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 509
Posted By Bev & Lola
ah right, wasnt sure which is why i had the...

ah right, wasnt sure which is why i had the question marks!! i stand corrected!
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-12-2009, 10:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 691
Posted By Bev & Lola
the only exhasut not to rust would be a stainless...

the only exhasut not to rust would be a stainless steel system. it is up to you if you wish to purchase one of these as the price will be more as it will last a lot longer. Exhausts actually rust...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-12-2009, 10:28 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 789
Posted By Bev & Lola
:rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl:: ...

:rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::


get a new mechanic. stat.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-12-2009, 10:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 509
Posted By Bev & Lola
Yes, this is a safety feature built in to stop...

Yes, this is a safety feature built in to stop people decapitating themselves or their children (joke!)....well the decpa bit was a joke but this is essentially a safety feature, when the window hits...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-11-2009, 10:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,172
Posted By Bev & Lola
the other half did it the ham fisted way and...

the other half did it the ham fisted way and managed to break 3 out of 4 of the little plastic clips! luckily he started on the blue one as a test!!


and on these ones the glass is held on by...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-11-2009, 10:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,172
Posted By Bev & Lola
yes and no. bought 2 housing sets the 1st set was...

yes and no. bought 2 housing sets the 1st set was from a saloon and it wasnt until i tried to fit it and that it doesnt fit that i knew then that coupe and saloons have different mirrors (even though...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-11-2009, 05:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,172
Posted By Bev & Lola
E36 Wing Mirror housing replacement

As it says really. I smashed off my wing mirror going down a country lane and have now got a replacement mirror from a scrappy (wrong colour housing) and another mirror which is the right colour...
Forum: Exterior 05-02-2008, 02:48 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 354
Posted By Bev & Lola
Wanted: E36 1996 coupe Passenger side wing mirror

As above, does anyone have a nice cheap electric passenger side E36 1996 (318is) coupe wing mirror (preferrably silver but any colour will do). I am in the UK.:)
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-22-2008, 05:37 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 11,047
Posted By Bev & Lola
apparently a mercedes 200 ...

apparently a mercedes 200

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VgikWEHv6Rk
advert as featured in Top Gear
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-22-2008, 02:59 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 11,047
Posted By Bev & Lola
Marina? No the Ital is the one she wants, real...

Marina? No the Ital is the one she wants, real power with that beauty, it could overtake a Mercedes!

wow check me out, a girl who referenced a car and a piece from Top Gear, go me!
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-21-2008, 04:11 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,653
Posted By Bev & Lola
your dog has pee'd against your Corvette!

your dog has pee'd against your Corvette!
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-15-2008, 04:40 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,878
Posted By Bev & Lola
only one problem with your car, the guidance...

only one problem with your car, the guidance system is on the wrong side ;) enjoy though.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-11-2008, 10:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 794
Posted By Bev & Lola
depends when the wheels were last off, my other...

depends when the wheels were last off, my other half ended up having to kick the tyres to get them off, they were well and truly stuck on!
Whereas on his car (which the PO had lovingly applied...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-11-2008, 10:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 988
Posted By Bev & Lola
well you have gone from 220bhp to 140bhp and i...

well you have gone from 220bhp to 140bhp and i geuss a lot less torque.
i know my own 318is is not considered fast, and generally probably isn't, but it certainly does not liven up until 3,500...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-11-2008, 09:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 794
Posted By Bev & Lola
As a litle helpful hint that my other half told...

As a litle helpful hint that my other half told me when he recently changed my pads, if you have alloy wheels, when re-fitting them apply some copper grease to the back of the alloy that comes into...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-21-2007, 05:31 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 6,322
Posted By Bev & Lola
Well this a UK based opinion. The 318is I have is...

Well this a UK based opinion. The 318is I have is plenty fast enough for me. Previously I had a Classic 1986 Saab 900 which was a 2L 8v and weighed about 4 tonnes! It was not built to be a red light...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-31-2007, 09:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,323
Posted By Bev & Lola
Last week the SN07 number plate was banned for...

Last week the SN07 number plate was banned for being too rude.

Last year the number plate 'H8 GAY' was withdrawn by the agency after then Transport Secretary Alastair Darling ordered them to...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-31-2007, 06:13 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,995
Posted By Bev & Lola
or even sister! ;)

or even sister! ;)
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