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Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-13-2014, 04:33 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 145
Posted By cpnwrench
Found my PASSWORD!

:dunno::dunno:

So, for a couple weeks now I had emailed the moderator (using this site engines to accomplish), to attempt to recover my password for this site.

as I had logged out and not used...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-13-2014, 02:11 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,067
Posted By cpnwrench
need the pass tail light, still have it? ...

need the pass tail light, still have it?



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Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-09-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 260
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Howdy, Might be worth checking...

:smokin:

Howdy, Might be worth checking FCPEuro.com for suspension kits.

I found one for mine for $700.00 and it contains all the underside bushings, arms, rods, etc.

I have ordered one and...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-09-2014, 07:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 292
Posted By cpnwrench
don't know if my posts are being discarded, but...

don't know if my posts are being discarded, but everytime i refresh I dont show my last post how I solved issue....interesting.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-09-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 292
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: WOW! Folks, for those who have...

:smokin:
WOW! Folks, for those who have replied, I want to express my sincere thanks for the helpful hints!
I solved the "TRANS PROGRAM" issue I was having!
Interestingly enough, after doing the...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-09-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 292
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: WOW! Folks, for those who have...

:smokin:
WOW! Folks, for those who have replied, I want to express my sincere thanks for the helpful hints!
I solved the "TRANS PROGRAM" issue I was having!
Interestingly enough, after doing the...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-08-2014, 06:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 292
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Hey Zombie....thanks for the quick...

:smokin:

Hey Zombie....thanks for the quick reply! No, there is only one code.

and what the crap happens when I remove the airbox/mas sensor etc? the heater temp sensor posts break off (...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-08-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 205
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: This may sound odd, however, it has...

:smokin:

This may sound odd, however, it has happened to me on my jeep and on my other 525.

the parking light connectors blades were corroded so bad on the passenger side, they were shorting to...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-08-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 292
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: OR, could "Cleaning" the sensor ...

:smokin:

OR, could "Cleaning" the sensor result in better action?


hmmmm........am thinking a highly evaporative cleaner (carb/choke cleaner?)

thoughts?

thanks!
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-08-2014, 04:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 292
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Well, well,well, guess what! ...

:smokin:

Well, well,well, guess what!

ran stomp test, and no problems from that perspective, other than MASS AIR Sensor.

I will be ordering one tonight. I saw when I was detailing engine...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-08-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 292
Posted By cpnwrench
Cool Old Problem, did search, just querying

:smokin:

Hey folks!

cpn here, as I wrote in a previous post, got myself another E34, am seeing some peculiarites with the performance and seeing how I have read all the related posts with...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-25-2014, 09:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 145
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Doc Charles, My other '92 I have...

:smokin:

Doc Charles, My other '92 I have been runnin 5-30 in it for years and years, no ill effects and no knockin. I am suspecting that this car's previous owner put 10w-40 in it. it is waaaay...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-25-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 145
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Many thanks young man! now I...

:smokin:

Many thanks young man!

now I can peruse the stuff that matters, do me a favor tho eh ZombieHunter?

YOU ever find someone on-line who provides carpet kits/carpets for sale for the...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-25-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 145
Posted By cpnwrench
Back from sandpit (again), need tech data! Spark plug gap!

:smokin:

Guys, (Gals too! just rying to be generic here),

Meanwhile............So I come back to good 'ol USA from extended duration etc etc etc. decide to buy this pretty sorta good shape E34...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-01-2013, 04:07 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,947
Posted By cpnwrench
E34 Trans Program

Greetings,

Am curious sir, if you have your resolution to the Trans Program problem?

I am now faced with this situation, Yet I am in Afghanistan and my friend she is being taken to the cleaners...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-04-2011, 01:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 522
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: AHA! I knew there was a...

:smokin:


AHA! I knew there was a catch!!!!

Hey thanks Steve! that will be an additional tool I will destroy ...er.. I mean modify
to do this work!!!

I have to get all the parts...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-04-2011, 01:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 522
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Guys, let me re-iterate.....I...

:smokin:


Guys, let me re-iterate.....I have built this car from the ground up.


LVR,, nice color you got there...SHINY!

I know my way around it pretty damn well.....however, I do wish...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-04-2011, 12:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 522
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: ANYONE? Bueller,...

:smokin:

ANYONE? Bueller, .........Bueller........Anyone?



cpnwrench

:smokin:
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-04-2011, 11:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 913
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: more than likely made in...well......

:smokin:

more than likely made in...well... india, or china. knock offs?

who knows?

wish I could help

go with whatcha know I say....
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-04-2011, 11:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 522
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Thanks LVR!!!!!!! I wish I was I...

:smokin:

Thanks LVR!!!!!!! I wish I was I tell ya, read my post/tirade!

haha


cpnwrench

:smokin:
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-04-2011, 11:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 522
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Crap, didn't get to even begin what...

:smokin:

Crap, didn't get to even begin what I am trying to post...........

ok here goes......... Been gone a while so bear with me

first I vent.....My girlfriend (well, one of them actually...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-04-2011, 11:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 522
Posted By cpnwrench
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-06-2011, 01:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 477
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: it would only "click" to open after...

:smokin:

it would only "click" to open after the 12v was applied and then "click" again when you removed the 12v to close.
Not a constant clicking....
kinda what i meant.....

cpnwrench
...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-06-2011, 01:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 477
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: I know when I replaced mine as i...

:smokin:

I know when I replaced mine as i was having same symptoms as you, heat worked just fine after warming up for only like 10 minutes..versus the 30 minutes etc and hardly any heat at all...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-06-2011, 01:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 882
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: oil pan gasket, and rear main and...

:smokin:

oil pan gasket, and rear main and front seal as well as oil filter housing should all be replaced sir. as well as valve cover gasket

I did this on mine,,,,,it was some work, but if you...
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