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Forum: Que, Ont, NB, NS, Nfld, PEI 08-25-2014, 11:18 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 8,302
Posted By Sundancer
Small town in SW Ontario, population...

Small town in SW Ontario, population 12,000....the only E31 in town....

I'd go for a drive, is the timmies 404/steeles still going on?
Forum: Que, Ont, NB, NS, Nfld, PEI 08-25-2014, 11:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 84
Posted By Sundancer
Berlin carshow KW

Anyone going? entering? Anyone been before?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-19-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 330
Posted By Sundancer
Great, $270 shipped to Pt Huron, 395 to my place ...

Great, $270 shipped to Pt Huron, 395 to my place 2 hours over the border...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-19-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 330
Posted By Sundancer
I'm lost what boots, zipties...or grease? I was...

I'm lost what boots, zipties...or grease? I was looking at the shaft from the flex joint to the rear end, the original has no boots, no zipties, and maybe grease in the splines where it hangs from...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-19-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 330
Posted By Sundancer
The flex joint looks ok, hanger bearing looks ok,...

The flex joint looks ok, hanger bearing looks ok, if it's a u-joint, I found a driveshaft for 240, plus 120 shipping...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-13-2014, 02:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 330
Posted By Sundancer
Severe shuddering

I did a search when the shuddering started, I found the info on unbalanced tires, worn control arm bushings, worn ball joints, worn wheel bearings...

It shudders not only under braking but just...
Forum: 8 Series - E31 (1989 - 1999) 07-22-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 710
Posted By Sundancer
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: 8 Series - E31 (1989 - 1999) 07-11-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 334
Posted By Sundancer
In hindsight, I should have taken pics on the...

In hindsight, I should have taken pics on the way, to show the details of making the mount, making the holes, running the wires inside, and making the cover plate...
Forum: 8 Series - E31 (1989 - 1999) 07-10-2014, 04:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 334
Posted By Sundancer
850 armrest, two cups, 2 power outlets, two tone

I used the cup holders from a Z3 (I think, I had it sitting around for 6 months) made the mount by laminating 1' plywood then sanding and covering with material to match the darker tone of my...
Forum: 8 Series - E31 (1989 - 1999) 03-20-2014, 10:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 710
Posted By Sundancer
850 upper pan replacement estimate

I've got a weepy upper pan gasket, I have an estimate from a recommended indy shop for $2800 which would cover anything else they find or believe should be replaced along the way, I.E. rear main etc,...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-02-2013, 12:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 234
Posted By Sundancer
I'll be bleeding them anyways, I'll do a...

I'll be bleeding them anyways, I'll do a flush...thanks,
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-02-2013, 11:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 234
Posted By Sundancer
worn evenly on both sides... I'll google fcp...

worn evenly on both sides...

I'll google fcp euro, but I'm in Canada, so not holding my breath I can get calipers that cheap:)

Thanks for the prompt reply!
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-02-2013, 10:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 234
Posted By Sundancer
rear brakes grabbing?

I replaced the rear pads about a month ago, yesterday got the metal to metal grind from the rear...the pads are gone on one side...the piston appears to move in and out freely, can the caliper get...
Forum: 8 Series - E31 (1989 - 1999) 11-29-2013, 10:22 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,089
Posted By Sundancer
Withdrawal

The 850 is away for winter, I am already suffering, it's -10C, a bit of snow on the ground, sunny and roads are bare, and I'm thinking, "why put it away, you could be driving it today"...sigh...

I...
Forum: Site Feedback / Questions / Suggestions 10-31-2013, 07:35 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 354
Posted By Sundancer
How to move posts?

I have a post in the 3 series forum, I inadvertantly put it there, when it should go into the general forum, can an OP move his post?
Forum: General BMW 10-30-2013, 09:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 505
Posted By Sundancer
Anyone else? anyone in the KW area?

Anyone else? anyone in the KW area?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-22-2013, 04:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 211
Posted By Sundancer
exactly what I needed, thanks so much for taking...

exactly what I needed, thanks so much for taking the time to measure...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-22-2013, 02:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 211
Posted By Sundancer
E46 console pad measurement req'd

I'm building an arm rest/ console for my 850Ci...I have the size of an E36 arm rest pad, and would like to compare it to the E46 pad...can anyone measure the length (both driver and passenger side as...
Forum: General BMW 08-05-2013, 11:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 238
Posted By Sundancer
Canadian parts price rant

Once again it's time to go parts hunting, I found a spot I actually had success with, reasonable prices, great delivery, but click on their link, Pelican comes up, back to outragous fees and delivery...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-30-2013, 11:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 637
Posted By Sundancer
I found a post where a member took a coat hanger...

I found a post where a member took a coat hanger and wrapped it around both shields then twisting it up, I tried that but couldn't get enough tension before snapping the wire...I went with a short...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-30-2013, 10:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 637
Posted By Sundancer
rattling heat shields

I have been tolerating the rattling from the heat shields located just downstream of the header, but have had enough, I did a search read a few posts about "putting a larger washer on", I assume that...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-21-2013, 11:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 393
Posted By Sundancer
Are you trading in your 09-10 X5 3.5d?

If so...I'm interested...I've been looking for a clean X5 d north of the border, and am considering importing one from The United States...

I'm looking for an 09 or 10 X5 3.5d, no 3rd row seats,...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-16-2013, 09:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,049
Posted By Sundancer
Thanks very much for the timely response and the...

Thanks very much for the timely response and the comments,
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-16-2013, 08:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,049
Posted By Sundancer
3rd row seating question

I'm planning on purchasing an '09 or 10 X5 3.5d, can someone tell me what you lose if you have the 3rd row seating option? I don't need the 3rd row, but a few that I have found online have the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-08-2012, 05:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 400
Posted By Sundancer
Walker O2 sensors

Walker O2 sensors, anyone use them? comments? I'm about to order 4, @$65 each...or what do the masses recommend?
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