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Forum: E21 (1975 - 1983) 04-24-2015, 12:06 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,180
Posted By Hermes
A few questions: Which block? Which...

A few questions:

Which block?

Which crank?

Which oil pump?

Did you put the restrictor into the oil feed between the block and the head? If yes, what size?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-22-2015, 10:36 PM
Replies: 6,272
Views: 1,111,214
Posted By Hermes
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Forum: E21 (1975 - 1983) 11-02-2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 900
Posted By Hermes
You should probably be asking in the E36...

You should probably be asking in the E36 subsection


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Forum: E21 (1975 - 1983) 10-29-2014, 03:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 740
Posted By Hermes
Not sure about what shops are in your area, but...

Not sure about what shops are in your area, but since you're out there your best bet would probably be to order your parts from AutohausAZ. Just make a list and see what they say the total is

...
Forum: E21 (1975 - 1983) 10-29-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 740
Posted By Hermes
Low idle & stalling

No kit, you just need to make a list off realOEM and order the parts. I see you're in Orange County, you can try calling Neil at Oceanside Motorsports. He can probably get everything you need and...
Forum: E21 (1975 - 1983) 10-29-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 740
Posted By Hermes
Yes, vacuum leaks are your biggest issue with...

Yes, vacuum leaks are your biggest issue with K-Jet. This is how I solved all of mine:

http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c288/jhermes/320i/F776AFB5-5DD9-4561-88AA-7AAF3D7E1A83.jpg

after:
...
Forum: E21 (1975 - 1983) 10-29-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 740
Posted By Hermes
No, adjusting the idle won't solve your issue. It...

No, adjusting the idle won't solve your issue. It is already idling at the correct range so don't mess with it. Replace your old rubber parts and work on this list (in order)
...
Forum: E21 (1975 - 1983) 10-28-2014, 11:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 740
Posted By Hermes
Around 900 is normal. Have you checked for...

Around 900 is normal.

Have you checked for vacuum leaks? That would be my guess for stalling


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Forum: E21 (1975 - 1983) 10-27-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 900
Posted By Hermes
Just take the bumper off then. Two bolts on each...

Just take the bumper off then. Two bolts on each side that hold the bumper to the shocks, one on each shock at the frame rail, and one one each shock right behind the valence - I think I took that...
Forum: E21 (1975 - 1983) 10-27-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 665
Posted By Hermes
Nope, there is very little selection of any...

Nope, there is very little selection of any aftermarket stuff for E21. Save your money and buy them later


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Forum: E21 (1975 - 1983) 10-26-2014, 01:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 900
Posted By Hermes
Do you mean Euro bumper? You can install the...

Do you mean Euro bumper? You can install the Alpina lip without changing bumpers.

For example, this car has an Alpina spoiler and no front bumper
http://bmw.zpevak.net/roxana/roxana07.jpg

...
Forum: E21 (1975 - 1983) 10-26-2014, 01:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 695
Posted By Hermes
Have you changed the fuel filter? Sent...

Have you changed the fuel filter?


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Forum: E21 (1975 - 1983) 10-26-2014, 01:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 665
Posted By Hermes
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No


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Forum: E21 (1975 - 1983) 10-26-2014, 01:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 658
Posted By Hermes
$2000 would be a fair price for that car ...

$2000 would be a fair price for that car


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Forum: E21 (1975 - 1983) 10-25-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 658
Posted By Hermes
What exactly do you consider a bargain? I paid...

What exactly do you consider a bargain? I paid $1400 for my E21 and I know a guy that just paid $300 for his


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Forum: E21 (1975 - 1983) 10-24-2014, 01:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 664
Posted By Hermes
1972 BMW Bavaria.. what transmissions can I use?

You're posting in the wrong chassis code but I'll help anyways.

First, your car is an E3 - also called "New Six."

Second, you need to find another M30 transmission. You will have an issue...
Forum: E21 (1975 - 1983) 10-24-2014, 01:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 658
Posted By Hermes
Based on the lower valence and door mirrors this...

Based on the lower valence and door mirrors this is a 1980 or later. Dual headlights because 6 cylinder version


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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-03-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 6,272
Views: 1,111,214
Posted By Hermes
I can't remember the last time I logged in here,...

I can't remember the last time I logged in here, so here is one of my current cars:

http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c288/jhermes/330Ci%20Mysticblau/38571FE2-690E-4DE6-8F81-65BC039A803E.jpg

...
Forum: E21 (1975 - 1983) 01-21-2014, 04:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,354
Posted By Hermes
^This actually sounds like a good possibility for...

^This actually sounds like a good possibility for the issue/way to solve it.

Loki, an E21 315 was the most base model available in the range. It had a 75hp 1.6L carb'd engine. A 'Baur' refers to...
Forum: E21 (1975 - 1983) 01-11-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,727
Posted By Hermes
He wants a taller diff, not shorter

He wants a taller diff, not shorter
Forum: Parting Out 01-11-2014, 06:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 801
Posted By Hermes
Car was disassembled and parts dispersed a while...

Car was disassembled and parts dispersed a while ago, sorry
Forum: E21 (1975 - 1983) 10-26-2013, 02:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,721
Posted By Hermes
fuel pump relay

How old is the battery
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-22-2013, 06:34 PM
Replies: 6,272
Views: 1,111,214
Posted By Hermes
added an extremely rare part number to my trunk...

added an extremely rare part number to my trunk "tool kit"

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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-20-2013, 09:10 PM
Replies: 6,272
Views: 1,111,214
Posted By Hermes
bought some V-Power ...

bought some V-Power

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Forum: Off-Topic 04-01-2013, 08:13 PM
Replies: 2,487
Views: 172,233
Posted By Hermes
bought another car ...

bought another car

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