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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) Today, 06:35 PM
Replies: 468
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Posted By drivinfaster
one could also argue that a lot of the cars from...

one could also argue that a lot of the cars from bye-gone eras also looked a lot alike.

don't believe me?? looks at the post war era domestics....:angel:




anyway, i believe the 3 has...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) Today, 06:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 155
Posted By drivinfaster
hey there!! howdy and all that... :hi: (teh...

hey there!! howdy and all that... :hi:

(teh noobz are all "hoo dat??":eeps: )

when did you have that horn on the front, or was that just for the track??:dunno:

gonna be @ bfe?? :dunno:

...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) Yesterday, 06:47 PM
Replies: 468
Views: 12,274
Posted By drivinfaster
meh, the same was said about the e36 from the e30...

meh, the same was said about the e36 from the e30 guys,...and the e36 about the e46,...and the e9x crew,...it goes on and on...the i3 et al....:dunno:

as far as "1 size fits all"...have you been...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-24-2015, 08:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 297
Posted By drivinfaster
which one of the dozen or so aluminum radiators...

which one of the dozen or so aluminum radiators available on ebay was this?? :dunno:





df
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-24-2015, 06:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 230
Posted By drivinfaster
:eeps:shoulda said "certainly,...bmw's are like...

:eeps:shoulda said "certainly,...bmw's are like legos.....":eeps:


but seriously, totally different animals. just get a proper suspension for what you wish to do, as there are several.

not...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-23-2015, 06:34 PM
Replies: 468
Views: 12,274
Posted By drivinfaster
https://youtu.be/FgMxTQV4Aow?t=2s ...

https://youtu.be/FgMxTQV4Aow?t=2s




:rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl:
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-23-2015, 06:03 PM
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Views: 8,771
Posted By drivinfaster
would *so* love to do an auto x....but not really...

would *so* love to do an auto x....but not really certain cadence will have it in her. have not had any time to put the ti together, or i'd consider running that.

i could probably do the z, but...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-19-2015, 03:58 PM
Replies: 468
Views: 12,274
Posted By drivinfaster
luv that tesla vid...:rofl: am seeing more...

luv that tesla vid...:rofl:

am seeing more of the model s around, and i do like them. have seen more i8 cars than the tesla roadster, though. :dunno:


and loll'd @ "gentlemen and ed".....:p
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-16-2015, 07:38 PM
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Views: 12,274
Posted By drivinfaster
karl, yes and no,...the termite program has...

karl, yes and no,...the termite program has changed on the sentricon (monitoring/baiting program by dow agro science), so the service cycle has been reduced quite a bit, but the services take longer....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-15-2015, 08:27 PM
Replies: 468
Views: 12,274
Posted By drivinfaster
lol @ the christie comment regarding the street...

lol @ the christie comment regarding the street sweepers....it was what i was thinking when i read it... :p:rofl:


and matt, is that a divot/dent?? i agree with don in that it would be related to...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-10-2015, 07:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 319
Posted By drivinfaster
gad to hear that you passed. :thumbup: new o2...

gad to hear that you passed. :thumbup: new o2 sensor as well, i hope.

smart to get the a/f verified as that last thing that i think you would want to do is kill your new cat.



df
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-10-2015, 07:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 319
Posted By drivinfaster
really?? thought that just about every gas...

really?? thought that just about every gas analyzer out there measured all but nox.....that would need to be measured under load.

otherwise you'd be guessing. the co2 is an efficiency indicator,...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-09-2015, 07:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 319
Posted By drivinfaster
if you have no cat that would be a place to...

if you have no cat that would be a place to start....:dunno:

if you do have a cat, then the rest of the gasses would be helpful. co, co2, o2, hc, & nox.



df
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-05-2015, 05:09 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 7,995
Posted By drivinfaster
quite possible if you aren't waiting on parts.......

quite possible if you aren't waiting on parts....

are you going to attempt to do this yourself, or will you be seeking assistance??

it definitely is repairable, though. not too horrible...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-05-2015, 05:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 203
Posted By drivinfaster
my best suggestion at this point would be to have...

my best suggestion at this point would be to have the diagnostic trouble codes (dtc's) for the abs retrieved. there is no other way to do this without a bmw abs specific code tool.

otherwise, you...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-05-2015, 03:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 400
Posted By drivinfaster
this. and happy birthday!! :D ...

this.

and happy birthday!! :D




df
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-05-2015, 03:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 203
Posted By drivinfaster
where did you get your info??:confused: the...

where did you get your info??:confused:

the dtc's with a "1" are manufacturer specific, not generic.

dtc's for cam position sensors are in the 300's, not the 500's.

a speed sensor would be...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-05-2015, 02:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 307
Posted By drivinfaster
it would be easier to simply unplug one coil at a...

it would be easier to simply unplug one coil at a time. the one that produced little to no change is the suspect cylinder.

from there, swap that coil to another cylinder and repeat the test to...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-04-2015, 11:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 446
Posted By drivinfaster
should be the same unit. df

should be the same unit.



df
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-04-2015, 11:17 AM
Replies: 468
Views: 12,274
Posted By drivinfaster
don, i agree on the gdp being tied to tourism,...

don, i agree on the gdp being tied to tourism, which all but got killed with the recession. there doesn't seem to be any easy answer, and the people seem to be split.

as for being 60 and college...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-04-2015, 05:43 AM
Replies: 468
Views: 12,274
Posted By drivinfaster
duct tape 'em to a roof...

duct tape 'em to a roof rack.....:eeps::p:thumbup:




and isn't part of the whole greek debt debacle related to such a huge "government" workforce?? as far as debt dollar amount, yes, trillions...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-03-2015, 07:43 PM
Replies: 468
Views: 12,274
Posted By drivinfaster
yeah, i do not quite understand the whole greek...

yeah, i do not quite understand the whole greek debt/austerity measures thing. it makes my head hurt to try to think about it as i cannot fathom that amount of money.



df
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-03-2015, 11:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 446
Posted By drivinfaster
you could have a faulty fuel pump, or, you could...

you could have a faulty fuel pump, or, you could have a faulty crank position sensor.

i highly doubt that your wiring is messed up, especially if it ran prior.


did you check for power to the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-02-2015, 07:32 PM
Replies: 468
Views: 12,274
Posted By drivinfaster
hmmmmm,....i are am be the tempted.....:eeps: ...

hmmmmm,....i are am be the tempted.....:eeps:

i believe the ti and sedan hoods are the same, but i have a sedan, regardless.


hmmmm....hood, or the rest of the parts i...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-01-2015, 07:33 PM
Replies: 468
Views: 12,274
Posted By drivinfaster
matt, yes, the government will get a huge portion...

matt, yes, the government will get a huge portion of the ot, and yes, ed, i do believe that a good portion of it will be returned at tax time in the form of a refund, and yes, chad, it *is* a...
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