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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) Today, 05:19 AM
Replies: 205
Views: 4,192
Posted By dc_wright
You don't have to wait until April, that's the...

You don't have to wait until April, that's the latest you can file for a return. W2 forms by law must be sent to the employees by January 31 and you can file as soon as you have your W2, unless you...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) Yesterday, 07:23 AM
Replies: 205
Views: 4,192
Posted By dc_wright
As a start the M54 is "drive by wire" and has a...

As a start the M54 is "drive by wire" and has a DISA valve in the intake so there's at least two things you have to deal with doing a swap. You'd really want the engine compartment wiring harness...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-30-2015, 06:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,160
Posted By dc_wright
100% of the people I know that have auto crossed...

100% of the people I know that have auto crossed with RFTs have seen their times decrease significantly when they ditched the run-flats. For the "flagship" of the Z4's the M, BMW choose NOT to use...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-30-2015, 03:52 PM
Replies: 1,202
Views: 47,371
Posted By dc_wright
This^ They actually like the heat which is...

This^

They actually like the heat which is what hurt them a bit as an autocross tire. When I had them on the rear they were pretty good if I could get them really warmed up and keep them there. ...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-30-2015, 01:10 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 4,192
Posted By dc_wright
Maybe..... I just did a forum search on IMS...

Maybe.....

I just did a forum search on IMS bearing and the only two posts that came up were yours and mine......
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-30-2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 7,357
Posted By dc_wright
Fixed! :)

Fixed! :)
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-30-2015, 09:59 AM
Replies: 205
Views: 4,192
Posted By dc_wright
Good chance it's the IMS bearing, but I hope that...

Good chance it's the IMS bearing, but I hope that it's not.

http://theimssolution.com/ims-101/
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-29-2015, 07:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 195
Posted By dc_wright
This is the E36 forum so didn't realize you had...

This is the E36 forum so didn't realize you had an E34.

Try this.

http://forum.bmw5.co.uk/topic/43123-change-language-of-the-display/
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-29-2015, 04:44 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 4,192
Posted By dc_wright
No. It's the buzz from your lips blowing into...

No. It's the buzz from your lips blowing into the mouth piece that makes the sound. The rest of the horn just amplifies and smooths it.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-29-2015, 02:01 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 4,192
Posted By dc_wright
DON'T PEE IN THE FLOWER BEDS A little old...

DON'T PEE IN THE FLOWER BEDS

A little old lady is walking down the street, dragging two plastic garbage bags, one in each hand.

There's a hole in one of the bags, and once in a while a $20...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-29-2015, 02:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 195
Posted By dc_wright
Assuming you're talking about the display on the...

Assuming you're talking about the display on the On Board Computer, here's info on how to set the Country Code, which determines what language it displays.
...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-29-2015, 10:36 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 760
Posted By dc_wright
This is what I'm thinking you could try. It's a...

This is what I'm thinking you could try. It's a little bit hack, but if it works hoorah! If it doesn't you're not any worse off.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-29-2015, 10:29 AM
Replies: 205
Views: 4,192
Posted By dc_wright
It's not that hard to swap things over. What...

It's not that hard to swap things over. What condition are your door parts in? Does everything work? If so I'd be tempted to get just the door less the internals. If you're paying an extra $200...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-29-2015, 10:19 AM
Replies: 1,202
Views: 47,371
Posted By dc_wright
^This^ We lost access to one of our main...

^This^

We lost access to one of our main sites due to the BRZ in the borrow pit pond. They've also stopped the law enforcement driving schools there too. They told our reps the only way they'd...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-29-2015, 02:48 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 760
Posted By dc_wright
If the bolt broke at a point where there were...

If the bolt broke at a point where there were threads still in the hole, then you may have stripped out the threads above the remainder of the bolt, so you're looking at drilling out the remainder...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-28-2015, 07:14 PM
Replies: 1,202
Views: 47,371
Posted By dc_wright
I guess he went through the chain link fence on...

I guess he went through the chain link fence on the south east side of the lot? That's the only place it looks like you could find a fence and someone's front lawn. Looked like some of those light...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-28-2015, 07:05 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,779
Posted By dc_wright
Thanks! Any drone issues?

Thanks! Any drone issues?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-28-2015, 12:05 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 4,192
Posted By dc_wright
The yellow would go with your car Alex, but it...

The yellow would go with your car Alex, but it would be pretty intense with the General Lee orange and the yellow interior. :yikes:
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-28-2015, 09:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 303
Posted By dc_wright
EWSI has a starter immobilization relay but if...

EWSI has a starter immobilization relay but if I'm remembering correctly I believe you can still get cranking without fuel or spark under certain conditions if the issue is with the EWS module...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-28-2015, 08:59 AM
Replies: 205
Views: 4,192
Posted By dc_wright
This wouldn't be my first choice of interior...

This wouldn't be my first choice of interior colors, but for someone looking for an interior set that had the right color body, this could be a hell of deal, even taking into account shipping from...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-28-2015, 08:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 238
Posted By dc_wright
He's not fabricating interiors, this is an...

He's not fabricating interiors, this is an interior pulled out of an existing E36.

OP, I'd post it in the classifieds of this forum in the Interior section. The reason you don't see much E36...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-28-2015, 08:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 303
Posted By dc_wright
Recheck all the ground connections from the...

Recheck all the ground connections from the engine to the chassis to make certain you didn't miss one. Pull up the rear seat, pop off the inspection panel and check to see if you're getting any...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-27-2015, 08:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 176
Posted By dc_wright
If the Climate control panel, and on board...

If the Climate control panel, and on board computer or check control go dead when the fuse blows, your heater control valve may be bad. It's located on the firewall in the engine compartment near...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-27-2015, 07:48 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 810
Posted By dc_wright
You can hear the absence of the higher...

You can hear the absence of the higher frequencies on the driver side and I'd bet it's the dead tweeter that's making the volume sound lower on that side too. The smaller, high frequency range...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-27-2015, 10:12 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 760
Posted By dc_wright
Fixed! Now it's politically correct! :thumbup: ...

Fixed! Now it's politically correct! :thumbup:

Hey, we've all been there. At least you didn't break an EZ out off in the bolt and THEN post for help.
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