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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-16-2014, 05:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 237
Posted By goosefoot33
Ed- they don't, at least I've never seen them...

Ed- they don't, at least I've never seen them light up. I came from an E34, which had specific clusters for manual vs auto. Unfortunately I am finding some issues with this car on a monthly basis......
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-15-2014, 05:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 237
Posted By goosefoot33
Question for Owners with Manual Trans

Which is better- manual or auto trans?
Heh, j/k

On to the real question: I have a 525iT with a manual trans, but I just noticed this on the cluster today:

464703

As you can hopefully see,...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-13-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 321
Posted By goosefoot33
+1 on getting a second opinion. IF the cats...

+1 on getting a second opinion.

IF the cats are indeed no good (BTW, the only way this would happen is if you or the PO had some part of the emissions system in disrepair for a while, i.e. O2...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-13-2014, 06:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 147
Posted By goosefoot33
eBay. I just sold mine a few days ago for $60...

eBay. I just sold mine a few days ago for $60 shipped. you should be able to find one for $50 on there. IIRC, the radios in the E34 are interchangeable with certain E32 and E36 models. You could also...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-13-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 399
Posted By goosefoot33
Not to flame you BUT, what exactly are you...

Not to flame you BUT, what exactly are you asking?? There are 5+ generations of both 5- and 3-series, and within those generations you have anywhere from 2-5 models, excluding LCIs mixed in there....
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-05-2014, 06:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 361
Posted By goosefoot33
Any codes when doing the stomp test? How old are...

Any codes when doing the stomp test? How old are your spark plugs? Fuel filter? Checked your MAF? Lots of possibilities on this one without further investigation.

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Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-05-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 177
Posted By goosefoot33
Hi Larry, an easy way to check is using your...

Hi Larry, an easy way to check is using your sense of sound. Turn your key to the ACC position, right before the start position. If you listen carefully under the back seat, you will hear the pump...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-05-2014, 06:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 190
Posted By goosefoot33
A 1991 will be pre-OBDII, so you will have some...

A 1991 will be pre-OBDII, so you will have some work to do in order to make all the systems talk to each other, i.e. ABS, DME, etc etc. With the amount of electronics in the E34, it will be...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-05-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 341
Posted By goosefoot33
Just say NO to chrome! "Chrome don't get you...

Just say NO to chrome! "Chrome don't get you home" as they say. The only chrome on my car is from the factory- grilles and upper interior door trim (near the window gasket). Way too tacky to be...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-05-2014, 06:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 247
Posted By goosefoot33
+3 on good 'ol white lithium grease. When (IF)...

+3 on good 'ol white lithium grease. When (IF) you open up the door guts again, you'll very likely still see the telltale white grease on the tracks. It lasts, and it works. I use it on all of my...
Forum: Parting Out 09-04-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 12,979
Posted By goosefoot33
While not out of the same car, I do have an...

While not out of the same car, I do have an instrument cluster. It's from my 1994 530i with 220k, manual trans. Let me know if interested. Thanks for the free bump!

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Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-31-2014, 07:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 171
Posted By goosefoot33
Looks like a clean car, besides the fact that the...

Looks like a clean car, besides the fact that the shifter knob is on backwards...

+1 to the above- there is a whole thread dedicated to CL finds.

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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-25-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 144
Posted By goosefoot33
+1 to perform a proper bleed this is a common...

+1 to perform a proper bleed this is a common issue with coolant overhauls. While you're in the Wiki, check out all the other links to plan your next preventative maintenance DIY weekend!
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-25-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 260
Posted By goosefoot33
HIDs are a great upgrade, but don't go with angel...

HIDs are a great upgrade, but don't go with angel eyes- they look terrible IMHO. "French" or yellowed high beams look nice as well. Both are functional as well, since you can see much better than the...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-25-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 325
Posted By goosefoot33
Wow, that looks very clean! Nice score! As...

Wow, that looks very clean! Nice score!

As per Einstein, I would check out the condition of the oil prior to draining and re-filling. You will need to change it regardless, however you should buy...
Forum: Parting Out 08-25-2014, 06:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 898
Posted By goosefoot33
I am asking $350 for the manual transmission,...

I am asking $350 for the manual transmission, clutch, pressure plate, etc. and also the driveshaft. The driveshaft carrier bearing will need to be replaced however. Guibo is in great shape.
...
Forum: Parting Out 08-09-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 898
Posted By goosefoot33
^^PMs replied, thank you for the interest. ...

^^PMs replied, thank you for the interest.

Parts no longer available are:
Brake booster
Master cylinder
Catalytic converters
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-09-2014, 05:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 328
Posted By goosefoot33
Don't forget about other members of the forum as...

Don't forget about other members of the forum as well- there are always part-outs in all parts of the country it seems. \shameless plug
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 08-09-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 229
Posted By goosefoot33
I've got 220K on mine, original Nik block....

I've got 220K on mine, original Nik block. Compression numbers were all within 5% last time I checked them @ 195K. :thumbup: But it's too bad that the other parts of the car are not as hearty as the...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-27-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 173
Posted By goosefoot33
Need to move these... $40 shipped for all. ...

Need to move these... $40 shipped for all.

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Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-08-2014, 05:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 362
Posted By goosefoot33
If 530i carriers are the same size/spec as the...

If 530i carriers are the same size/spec as the 540i carriers, I can help you out...

Edit: looks like 540i carriers are in a league of their own. Sorry I can't help! PM Andy (South26). He is always...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-08-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 173
Posted By goosefoot33
Hengst Oil Cartridge Filters & Mann Air Filter

Hey guys, sorry for posting this here, but I'm in desperate need to move some old E34 parts I have in my "stockroom". I've got 6 brand new Hengst oil filters and 1 Mann air filter that both apply to...
Forum: Parting Out 07-01-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 898
Posted By goosefoot33
To the top- PM for anything you may need. ...

To the top- PM for anything you may need.

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Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-22-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 303
Posted By goosefoot33
Start hitting it with PB blaster several days...

Start hitting it with PB blaster several days before you plan on removing the O2 sensors. Spray it on and let it soak before firing up your car (or, ideally, drive another car and spray it in morning...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-22-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 247
Posted By goosefoot33
Go to a shop for a legit smoke test. You can...

Go to a shop for a legit smoke test. You can likely find a place that does it for $60. You won't muck up your car and they can pinpoint exactly where it is. Just tell them up front if you plan on...
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