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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-19-2012, 04:07 PM
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Views: 352
Posted By btbiii
Question Thermal switch for washer nozzles

Does anyone know where the thermal switch for washer nozzles mounts. I bought a bracket in schematic from RealOEM, but it looks like it can just pop into the hole in the duct behind bumper. This...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-19-2012, 05:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,022
Posted By btbiii
Question Still will not start-additional info. 318ti- '96

The fuel pump relay does not appear to have ground-that appears to be reason, I am only getting 5.5 volts. If I did a voltage test and do a chasis ground I get 12 v. I just found out this...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-11-2012, 12:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,022
Posted By btbiii
Fuses AOK

Checked originally as well. Let me know if anything else comes to mind. Had my wife crank it over and re-did voltage test-still below 6V.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-11-2012, 09:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,022
Posted By btbiii
NO voltage to Fuel Pump Relay

Need help 318ti will not start. Fuses all good. Relays changed. Fuel pump not coming on. Swapped FP relay still ng. No voltage to fuel pump. Jumped out relay, fuel pump coming on. Checked...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-22-2012, 05:13 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,301
Posted By btbiii
0-40W Mobil One Rules

This viscosity will give you coverage at both temperature extremes. LOVE IT LOVE IT LOVE IT
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-13-2012, 02:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 722
Posted By btbiii
Windshield Wiper Arm Length

I took my windshield wiper arms off to sandblast and paint. Did not notice BUT the arms are different lengths. Does anyone know which length is for passenger and which length is for drivers? ...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 04-28-2012, 03:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 385
Posted By btbiii
92 325I Stereo unit issues

Are there any other relays for the system. NO SOUND whatsoever. Have swapped out amp. and head unit. Still not a thing. Not even any static.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-12-2012, 10:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 521
Posted By btbiii
Nokia Speaker Enclosures-Ground

Just pulled out both Nokia speaker enclosures out of a 92 325I. Car has been sitting for many years. Nesting inside enclosures-ate though wiring and speakers. Does anyone know how/where these...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-11-2012, 06:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 531
Posted By btbiii
Swapped out amp

Swapped out amp. Now I have amplified sound to 1 speaker. Investigating whether I have rodent damage to wiring harnesses. How does upper portion of back seat come out? I have lower section...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-29-2012, 09:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 531
Posted By btbiii
Radio Schmematic

DF-If your are out there-I pulled a radio schematic off of pc based Bentley manual. Going to double check for voltage on the hot and ground. Looks like this amp was only made for a couple of years....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-28-2012, 11:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 531
Posted By btbiii
Don't know. Radio that came with car. Had to be...

Don't know. Radio that came with car. Had to be pulled as it would not take code I got from BMW. Put 2 other E36 radios in, they all have NO volume, almost like a playing a cd without turning on...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-28-2012, 09:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 531
Posted By btbiii
Blaupunk Amplifier 92 325I

Trying to get stock stereo system to work. Power amp does not appear to be coming on. It is a Blaupunk out in a 92 325I. Any other fuses besides the radio fuses in panel and the fuse on the amp? ...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-20-2012, 06:45 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 691
Posted By btbiii
radio not working

Not grabbing any stations-Not even getting any static. 2nd radio same problem. Scan mode will not even lock on any station. No audio noise at all. Any ideas? Back window style antenna. 92 325I
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-11-2011, 09:41 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,663
Posted By btbiii
Smile 92' 325I cranks but won't start

Guys,
Went down for the count with Brochitus the Sat after Thanksgiving, took an anti-biotic called Avelox and it attacked every tendon issue, I have had for the last 5 years-gout foot to my wrist, ...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-24-2011, 08:04 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,663
Posted By btbiii
92' 325-cranks won't start.

I grabbed a 4 pin out of an E30. Plugged it in, put voltage testor on black plug. Cranked engine. I am getting 12 volts. Plugged original back in, did same test. I was getting 12V when I cranked...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-24-2011, 07:15 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,663
Posted By btbiii
We have spark. I checked AC compressor relay,...

We have spark. I checked AC compressor relay, it has 5 blades. When I hot wired the fuel pump with a 12v power supply, shouldn't have gurgled?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-24-2011, 06:54 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,663
Posted By btbiii
Will do THANKS AGAIN.

Will do THANKS AGAIN.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-24-2011, 06:45 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,663
Posted By btbiii
325i crank no start

DrivinFaster-Thanks did not see your response before my update. Something really weird. I can get 12 volts on my multi-testor, but a test light will not come on. This is case with both fuel sensor...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-24-2011, 06:37 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,663
Posted By btbiii
92 325I cranks won't start

Update. With connectors jumped out for fuel pump relay. Getting voltage to black plug for fuel pump. Plugged relay back in, do NOT hear it click in. Power is going to relay coil. With relay...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-24-2011, 05:52 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,663
Posted By btbiii
92 325I Crank no Start

I am NOT getting power to fuel pump. I have contactors jumped out with fuel pump relay pulled and still no power to fuel pump. Fuse is good. Are there any other relays, switches or fuses beside...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-20-2011, 07:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,663
Posted By btbiii
325I crank no start

I am going to confirm everything I did last night and see if I get the same results. The Coors Light Factor will be removed. Thanks again. Coil in relay not firing in. Ever hear of the pump and...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-20-2011, 04:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,663
Posted By btbiii
92 325I cranks does not start

Checked fuses. Check power to coil of fuel pump relay. Was getting power. Still no power to fuel pump. Jumped out contactors without relay. Got power to fuel pump. Fuel pump still not audibly...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-19-2011, 10:58 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,663
Posted By btbiii
Any anti-theft deivices?

One thing I did while car was not running was remove the radio. Any anti-theft devices that would disable starting?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-19-2011, 10:55 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,663
Posted By btbiii
Thank You so much for all your help. I will let...

Thank You so much for all your help. I will let you know of the results. Thanks for taking the time.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-19-2011, 07:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,663
Posted By btbiii
92 325I Crank won't start

Car has been sitting for about a year. It will crank but won't start. Do NOT hear fuel pump even priming. Have voltage to both white plugs to both fuel pumps. No voltage going to black plug on...
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