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Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 08-28-2015, 01:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,185
Posted By BeaterBimmerGuy
I'm a fool to diagnose a car without it actually...

I'm a fool to diagnose a car without it actually in front of me with my tools ready..
I want to place my bet.. And I am usually wrong without asking the owner the right questions and getting an...
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 08-28-2015, 01:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 826
Posted By BeaterBimmerGuy
Its been years and years since I bought some but...

Its been years and years since I bought some but I ust to buy Chevron GL1 from a oil commercial distributor/supplier. Great stuff keeps it quiet BUT in very cold conditions the oil gets so "hard"...
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 08-28-2015, 01:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 770
Posted By BeaterBimmerGuy
mikejoyce17 says he looking for one.

mikejoyce17 says he looking for one.
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 08-28-2015, 01:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 922
Posted By BeaterBimmerGuy
Unfortunately you got to PAY TO PLAY. You can if...

Unfortunately you got to PAY TO PLAY. You can if you search around find guys to part with rare good parts for less money than the other guy but most guys are sitting on piles of very rare parts as...
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 08-28-2015, 12:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 751
Posted By BeaterBimmerGuy
Very difficult to understand what you want....

Very difficult to understand what you want. Common issue is people often do not know there is a special 1157 bulb for this and some other cars. They are known as European identified by looking at the...
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 08-28-2015, 11:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,420
Posted By BeaterBimmerGuy
Wow blast from the past here. Deteriorated...

Wow blast from the past here. Deteriorated plastic insert fasteners for the cars color painted air exchange vent cover is a new one to me. Perhaps the car is from a harsh climate. Old 80's BMWs that...
Forum: 8 Series - E31 (1989 - 1999) 03-22-2013, 08:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,586
Posted By BeaterBimmerGuy
O2 sensors are different from model to model...

O2 sensors are different from model to model generally. Even tho aftermarket chepos work they are not quite right. I bought a E34 to flip since I posted my previous answer. AFter driving around the...
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 02-02-2013, 02:08 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 910
Posted By BeaterBimmerGuy
E28 parts putting the word out.

I got massive piles of good used parts I am working on selling it all off.. Lots of E23 stuff some E32.. Just ask..

http://seattle.craigslist.org/see/pts/3588180215.html
Forum: 8 Series - E31 (1989 - 1999) 02-02-2013, 02:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,586
Posted By BeaterBimmerGuy
At 10 miles per gallon its got to be the O2...

At 10 miles per gallon its got to be the O2 sensor. I got a real true Bosch one with low miles. Put on a 88 735i and the trans went out not long after. Took the car apart and crushed what was left....
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 02-02-2013, 01:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,594
Posted By BeaterBimmerGuy
THis is not an uncommon thing with the E32. ...

THis is not an uncommon thing with the E32. Right smack in the middle under the speedo and tach there is a long thin blank spot?. If it is not blank then I am writing this and wasting time. If its...
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 02-02-2013, 01:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,026
Posted By BeaterBimmerGuy
Take the washer fluid tank up and check the...

Take the washer fluid tank up and check the little plug under it. Unplug it and stick a wire in to the male plug terminals to complete the circuit. Tue the key on and see if the light is out. If it...
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 02-02-2013, 01:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,420
Posted By BeaterBimmerGuy
9 out of ten times when trunks leak and water...

9 out of ten times when trunks leak and water gets under the interior carpet its not the trunk seal its the metal that the trunk seal glues onto. I find its best to go deep when cleaning the trunk...
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 02-02-2013, 01:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,778
Posted By BeaterBimmerGuy
I have the correct idle control boxes and valves...

I have the correct idle control boxes and valves to fix that problem. 4 or 5 of each to choose from all from known working cars. In the CL post below you can see a few in the bottom right hand...
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