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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-14-2014, 02:11 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 939
Posted By toybuilder
If his current on has a trans mount it's a bit of...

If his current on has a trans mount it's a bit of a hack job and may just be hung with hangers.Plus the mount will be for auto trans only you don't use it on a manual.Also w/single pipe they may...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-08-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 424
Posted By toybuilder
I like Newman's car but I think if you want to do...

I like Newman's car but I think if you want to do a budget swap an M50 might be a better fit since it's a little new motor and the parts new and used are a bit easier to come by. Plus to be honest...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-08-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 939
Posted By toybuilder
OK somebody has already replaced the cat with the...

OK somebody has already replaced the cat with the wrong one and run single exhaust it should have dual exhaust and your right that's a universal cat. So they turned you 325i exhaust into 325e exhaust...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-08-2014, 05:25 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 939
Posted By toybuilder
Don't even try you'll just get crap in the cat...

Don't even try you'll just get crap in the cat you can't get out . when they're clogged the only way to fix them is to replace them . You can use a cheap universal but I would strongly recommend...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-07-2014, 10:48 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 939
Posted By toybuilder
All 325I motors only have one fuel pump.Under the...

All 325I motors only have one fuel pump.Under the back seat, on the right hand (passenger) side of the car.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-06-2014, 05:02 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 939
Posted By toybuilder
I'll start by saying this isn't a VW Bug nor...

I'll start by saying this isn't a VW Bug nor should it ever be compared with one. Your fuel filters are metal and need replacing as part of your regular maintenance there should be 2 though a lot of...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-06-2014, 03:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 241
Posted By toybuilder
There are kits for M40 motors for turbos and...

There are kits for M40 motors for turbos and superchargers the SC doesn't give you superpower but is a good increase and you can go crazy with the turbo set ups as much power as your wallet can stand.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-06-2014, 03:35 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 271
Posted By toybuilder
Post this in the classifieds I'm sure someone...

Post this in the classifieds I'm sure someone will want them ,unfortunately I don't have time to drive to Buffalo this week to buy one or both of them.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-06-2014, 03:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 283
Posted By toybuilder
What do you mean you hooked up the the harness ?...

What do you mean you hooked up the the harness ? Are you using the ECU from the 94' ,is it getting power , did you hook up the neutral safety switch.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-06-2014, 02:57 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 424
Posted By toybuilder
AB before you start doing engine swaps of any...

AB before you start doing engine swaps of any kind understand there is no cheap one they all will have problems and expenses you didn't count on and the more ambitious you are the more it will cost ....
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-05-2014, 02:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 306
Posted By toybuilder
No HH it's not a boat anchor but the head gasket...

No HH it's not a boat anchor but the head gasket is probably gone and he may have warped the head, but you can fix that . OK, yeah your right it's a boat anchor you could but three M10's for what...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-05-2014, 02:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 192
Posted By toybuilder
Did you put it back into PARK before you tried to...

Did you put it back into PARK before you tried to start it ?
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-28-2014, 02:28 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 507
Posted By toybuilder
It's probably a wide body kit ,at least that...

It's probably a wide body kit ,at least that fit's better with the "spoiler" wing than to think it might be an M3 part ,more MOD parts from the first E30 tuners,they where pioneers in low tech bad...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-27-2014, 10:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 263
Posted By toybuilder
Could just be bad gas or if you ran the tank...

Could just be bad gas or if you ran the tank lower than you normally do you may have picked up some debris in the filter on your fuel pump . Try putting some fuel line dryer in the tank some times...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-27-2014, 10:06 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 507
Posted By toybuilder
Yeah some poor unfortunate soul probably did...

Yeah some poor unfortunate soul probably did achieve lift off so they stopped making them for safety reasons .
Forum: Wheels and Tires 04-27-2014, 08:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 257
Posted By toybuilder
Post in classifieds if you want to sell stuff...

Post in classifieds if you want to sell stuff that's why we have that forum.Oh and $100 and no shipping wow ,I mean the tire has been in your trunk for 7 yrs it's not like it's good for anything but...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-25-2014, 05:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 507
Posted By toybuilder
Why Mark you trying to slow your car down . Just...

Why Mark you trying to slow your car down . Just suck it up and do a brake job on it . OMG if it was any taller you might be able to achieve lift off.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-24-2014, 02:07 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 507
Posted By toybuilder
Man I hope the 80's aren't coming back I'm not...

Man I hope the 80's aren't coming back I'm not wearing parachute pants .......again.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-23-2014, 03:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 507
Posted By toybuilder
I bet you guy's are big David Hasslehoff fans too...

I bet you guy's are big David Hasslehoff fans too ,I'm sure Kit had louvers, but I think that's the last time I saw them on a "new" car.By the way I think they're pretty rare anywhere ,I wonder why.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-22-2014, 03:30 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 507
Posted By toybuilder
Well there called louvers but why you'd what them...

Well there called louvers but why you'd what them is beyond me . I don't think anyone has made them since the 80's or maybe early 90's except for Mustangs and a few Muscle cars from the 70's that...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-22-2014, 02:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 380
Posted By toybuilder
I'd say it's the heat shield or the center...

I'd say it's the heat shield or the center support bearing because it makes sense ,but take a close look at the fan and see if it might be hitting the shroud, just look at the shroud to see if there...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-22-2014, 02:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 297
Posted By toybuilder
What code is it? What kind of code reader are you...

What code is it? What kind of code reader are you using ?
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-22-2014, 02:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 366
Posted By toybuilder
Yes it could be you radiator ,but I think you...

Yes it could be you radiator ,but I think you might have already blown your head gasket ,not so bad that the car won't run ,that will come later ,but enough to start giving you problems .My wife's...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-22-2014, 02:11 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 773
Posted By toybuilder
Yeah I know I went and looked at one over the...

Yeah I know I went and looked at one over the weekend an 87 I coupe they wanted 5k for it and it was a POS it was missing interior parts the tires didn't match the struts were shot there was no...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-20-2014, 06:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 220
Posted By toybuilder
Go to the junk yard find one with a messed up...

Go to the junk yard find one with a messed up console and good brackets and offer them a few bucks. they won't find anybody else to sell it to.The brackets are the same on all the consoles like that...
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