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Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) Yesterday, 10:07 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,883
Posted By bmw-mania
http://i1289.photobucket.com/albums/b512/beyouarea...

http://i1289.photobucket.com/albums/b512/beyouareanyare/BMW%20e32/accumulators/th_IMG_0046_zpsp21byxy3.jpg...
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) Yesterday, 09:57 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,883
Posted By bmw-mania
My e32 'iL" started to exhibit the symptoms of...

My e32 'iL" started to exhibit the symptoms of the accumulators failing.
http://i1289.photobucket.com/albums/b512/beyouareanyare/BMW%20e32/IMG_1671_zps8autnaxt.jpg...
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) Yesterday, 09:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 143
Posted By bmw-mania
Check switches on front of seat.. If you hear...

Check switches on front of seat..
If you hear motor running but no movement.. Check cable drive system.

this link..
http://www.nmia.com/~dgnrg/page_11.htm...
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) Yesterday, 09:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 231
Posted By bmw-mania
any trans from a M30 powered vehicle... A 5...

any trans from a M30 powered vehicle...

A 5 speed or even a older 4 speed masher..

Cheers
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) Yesterday, 09:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 184
Posted By bmw-mania
check battery (proper charge) check fuel, fuel...

check battery (proper charge)
check fuel, fuel filter, fuel pump
check spark..

report back

Cheers
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) Yesterday, 09:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 97
Posted By bmw-mania
very nice.. Do eet. :roundel:

very nice..

Do eet. :roundel:
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) Yesterday, 09:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 188
Posted By bmw-mania
any trans from a M30 powered vehicle.. 535, 735...

any trans from a M30 powered vehicle.. 535, 735 etc..
You could swap for a 5 speed.. or even a 4 speed if your feelin saucy... :)
The auto trans are everywhere.. check picknpull.. or use their...
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) Yesterday, 09:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 93
Posted By bmw-mania
parts for the M30 are plentiful.. if the car...

parts for the M30 are plentiful..
if the car is in good shape, grab it, and rebuild the motor.

I love mine. :roundel:

Cheers
Forum: Classic Bimmers Yesterday, 09:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 516
Posted By bmw-mania
Had to re-adjust the points and check gap again.....

Had to re-adjust the points and check gap again..
Stutter is completely gone.

She is one fast Bav. :roundel:...
Forum: Classic Bimmers Yesterday, 09:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 516
Posted By bmw-mania
finishing up the Cap & rotor install ...

finishing up the Cap & rotor install
http://i1289.photobucket.com/albums/b512/beyouareanyare/Bavaria/ignition/th_IMG_1801_zpsh8i2os5y.jpg...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-17-2015, 10:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 363
Posted By bmw-mania
^ +1 CLEAN everything on intake.. look for...

^ +1

CLEAN everything on intake.. look for VAC LEAK
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 06-17-2015, 09:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 206
Posted By bmw-mania
Doing a search first will answer many questions.....

Doing a search first will answer many questions..

Trans Prog Error possible triggers include..
Low Battery Voltage
Low Trans Fluid or OLD/BAD fluid
Low Alternator Voltage
Bad Trans speed...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-02-2015, 02:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 334
Posted By bmw-mania
yikes... If it is the battery.. replace the...

yikes...
If it is the battery..
replace the battery with the correct battery.

There is no black magic involved..

Your E36, thats your 94 325i.. is a excellent vehicle.
take care of it, and...
Forum: Classic Bimmers 06-01-2015, 04:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 516
Posted By bmw-mania
Cap and Rotor New Bosch.. and old Bosch cap...

Cap and Rotor

New Bosch.. and old Bosch cap
http://i1289.photobucket.com/albums/b512/beyouareanyare/Bavaria/ignition/th_IMG_1773_zpswlhci6e6.jpg...
Forum: Classic Bimmers 06-01-2015, 04:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 516
Posted By bmw-mania
eBay came thru.. 40 year old Bosch Plugs with...

eBay came thru.. 40 year old Bosch Plugs with "thermo-lastic".. :roundel:
dont forget to unscrew the plug tops for the BMW spark plug boots.. they ride the threads....
Forum: Classic Bimmers 06-01-2015, 03:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 516
Posted By bmw-mania
Plugs.. No. 6.. ...

Plugs..
No. 6..
http://i1289.photobucket.com/albums/b512/beyouareanyare/Bavaria/ignition/th_IMG_1720_zpswwefojl0.jpg...
Forum: Classic Bimmers 06-01-2015, 03:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 516
Posted By bmw-mania
Time to get to it.. ...

Time to get to it..

http://i1289.photobucket.com/albums/b512/beyouareanyare/Bavaria/ignition/th_IMG_1673_zpstkvw3o1g.jpg...
Forum: Classic Bimmers 06-01-2015, 03:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 516
Posted By bmw-mania
While recently servicing the Bavaria a few things...

While recently servicing the Bavaria a few things put me for a loop...
This was on the #3 plug wire.. it goes back and forth to a crude early diagnostic port(?)
...
Forum: Classic Bimmers 06-01-2015, 03:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 516
Posted By bmw-mania
45 year BMW Bavaria Tune-Up

A few years back a 1971 BMW Bavaria came home with me.
Rough around the edges, while still having a inherent potential, she could not be turned away.
...
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 05-25-2015, 12:43 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,883
Posted By bmw-mania
Noticing a shimmy around 50-60... Looking into...

Noticing a shimmy around 50-60...
Looking into it now.

Seems a worn dogbone(s) on the rear may be the cause
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 05-25-2015, 12:33 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 345
Posted By bmw-mania
Yes.. its the plug for the sensor wire.. behind...

Yes.. its the plug for the sensor wire.. behind drivers front caliper.
Get new pad wear sensor, replace, plug in, and insert plug into holder.
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 05-25-2015, 12:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 351
Posted By bmw-mania
If you think its the cats.. disconnect at...

If you think its the cats.. disconnect at B-pipe..
Get rid of bad fuel... try again.


Or..

USE CLEAN FUEL

CHARGE Battery properly.. confirm charge.
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 05-25-2015, 12:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 351
Posted By bmw-mania
If you think its the cats.. disconnect at...

If you think its the cats.. disconnect at B-pipe..
Get rid of bad fuel... try again.


Or..

USE CLEAN FUEL

CHARGE Battery properly.. confirm charge.
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 05-25-2015, 12:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 432
Posted By bmw-mania
POWER STEERING.. RealOEM.com punch in...

POWER STEERING..

RealOEM.com

punch in last 7 of VIN..
and look at STEERING sub category..

It should provide an exploded view for you and corresponding part #'s

Cheers!
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 05-25-2015, 12:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 432
Posted By bmw-mania
POWER STEERING.. RealOEM.com punch in...

POWER STEERING..

RealOEM.com

punch in last 7 of VIN..
and look at STEERING sub category..

It should provide an exploded view for you and corresponding part #'s

Cheers!
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