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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-13-2017, 09:00 PM
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Posted By drivinfaster
3.3 or 3.8?? did you check the crank sensor??...

3.3 or 3.8?? did you check the crank sensor?? :dunno:




df
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-09-2017, 12:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 209
Posted By drivinfaster
the different positioning is for different wear...

the different positioning is for different wear parts. the 12/6 o'clock positions will not verify any tie rod (inner or outer) wear.

i usually apply less force to check a wheel bearing, and not...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-08-2017, 04:36 PM
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Views: 307,497
Posted By drivinfaster
came back in from tinkering with the z3 to find...

came back in from tinkering with the z3 to find mrs df watching john wick. i said that it was a pretty violent movie with a lot of gun play and she may not like it.

her response?? "but they...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-02-2017, 12:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 503
Posted By drivinfaster
i agree about a vacuum leak, but if that checks...

i agree about a vacuum leak, but if that checks out fine, i would suspect a possible crank sensor. do you have any sort of oscilloscope tool to look at the signal going to the dme??

if that...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-02-2017, 12:00 PM
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Views: 307,497
Posted By drivinfaster
decide to sell the mercedes so i made an ad on cl...

decide to sell the mercedes so i made an ad on cl to see what happens. talk about a lot of bottom feeders attempting to scavenge what they could....ugh...:rolleyes:


i mean honestly, what part of...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-14-2017, 08:35 PM
Replies: 7,101
Views: 307,497
Posted By drivinfaster
what these guys said.... my smart money...

what these guys said....

my smart money advice would be to buy a toyota camry for 1200, sink a few dollars into it if you need to, drive it for a year or so while saving, then sell it for the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-10-2017, 10:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 425
Posted By drivinfaster
did you get the head properly inspected and...

did you get the head properly inspected and resurfaced?? if everything else is new (headbolts, gaskets, hises) then you would be looking at either a crack in the water jacketing of the head or the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-10-2017, 09:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 324
Posted By drivinfaster
i have some sedan panels in black. will be a few...

i have some sedan panels in black. will be a few weeks before i find the time to get to them as i will be going away on vacation and have a billion other irons in th fire to tie up my time right now....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-10-2017, 09:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 304
Posted By drivinfaster
fuel trim is an obd2 specification so any off the...

fuel trim is an obd2 specification so any off the shelf scan tool should be able to display the data.

if it has been that long ago and the paperwork is lost then i suggest get a new test...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-10-2017, 09:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 425
Posted By drivinfaster
first, a restricted heater core would not be the...

first, a restricted heater core would not be the first thing i would suspect with an overheating condition.

check your coolant level, an if low, refill and get a pressure test done to locate any...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-10-2017, 09:00 PM
Replies: 7,101
Views: 307,497
Posted By drivinfaster
nice pics karl. riding a motorcycle isn't...

nice pics karl. riding a motorcycle isn't terribly difficult. i had 3. 2 Kawasaki kz650b's and an old Suzuki 550gt 2 stroke. that was the first bike that almost went out from under me as i had never...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-09-2017, 08:07 PM
Replies: 7,101
Views: 307,497
Posted By drivinfaster
buff?? uh....i thought you said "scuff",...

buff?? uh....i thought you said "scuff", y'know,...for, like, paint prep...:dunno:


my bad...:angel:
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-09-2017, 04:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 324
Posted By drivinfaster
what color?? df

what color??




df
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-09-2017, 04:23 AM
Replies: 7,101
Views: 307,497
Posted By drivinfaster
this....

this....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-09-2017, 04:20 AM
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Views: 307,497
Posted By drivinfaster
like.....

like.....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-09-2017, 04:19 AM
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Views: 307,497
Posted By drivinfaster
something....

something....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-09-2017, 04:19 AM
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Posted By drivinfaster
doing....

doing....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-09-2017, 04:18 AM
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Posted By drivinfaster
so.....

so.....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-08-2017, 08:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 304
Posted By drivinfaster
first, without readings there is no way to even...

first, without readings there is no way to even begin to assess the possible cause.

second, the smell is due to a rich running condition, which should produce high co and very low nox.

this...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-08-2017, 08:14 PM
Replies: 7,101
Views: 307,497
Posted By drivinfaster
irony gets rid of wrinkly.... just...

irony gets rid of wrinkly....

just sayin'....



as for jj, i like their ads on the radio but have not ever been to one. do i plan to?? not particularly, but,...one never knows.


as for...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-05-2017, 06:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 331
Posted By drivinfaster
that looks like a capacitor of some sort.......

that looks like a capacitor of some sort.... should be part of the harness.



as for your other question regarding the accumulator, it is a filter of sorts. it catches the moisture in the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-05-2017, 06:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 754
Posted By drivinfaster
well, now.....aren't you mr manners.......

well, now.....aren't you mr manners.... :rolleyes:


so since you are a noob you may not have noticed that, 1, ken has like a gajillion posts, and 2, his name is in a different color than yours....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-04-2017, 06:19 AM
Replies: 7,101
Views: 307,497
Posted By drivinfaster
well now,....lookit who dropped by!! :D ...

well now,....lookit who dropped by!! :D

howyadoowin?? what's new?? you know you can't just top by, wave, and jet....:nono:



at least not without sending some of molly's cookies....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-01-2017, 07:15 PM
Replies: 7,101
Views: 307,497
Posted By drivinfaster
a new baby on the way??!! :thumbup: yay!! ...

a new baby on the way??!! :thumbup: yay!!

sorry about the accident, but glad you were not in the car. it looks as though the other vehicle didn't fare so well...:eek:

i like the looks of the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-27-2017, 03:32 PM
Replies: 7,101
Views: 307,497
Posted By drivinfaster
oh myyyy....love freshly machined/cleaned...

oh myyyy....love freshly machined/cleaned pats.... ;)

magnaflux just works on ferrous, so aluminum doesn't apply

in other news...df is beat, tired....weeks of 12hr days have caught yp with...
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