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Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-26-2014, 07:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 274
Posted By BMR_LVR
Clean/check your idle control valve (ICV).

Clean/check your idle control valve (ICV).
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-22-2014, 07:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 472
Posted By BMR_LVR
Glad it was so simple. As you can see by my sig,...

Glad it was so simple. As you can see by my sig, I'm a firm believer in the KISS principle :thumbup:
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-21-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 324
Posted By BMR_LVR
How much oil in the cylinder wells? If there is...

How much oil in the cylinder wells? If there is a lot, then yes, it can cause a misfire. I would recommend you inspect the spark plugs and replace them as needed as well.

BTW, I mistook you for...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-21-2014, 02:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 324
Posted By BMR_LVR
Hello Tabor. Good to hear from you again. Does...

Hello Tabor. Good to hear from you again. Does the misfire occur after the car warms up? I had a coil go bad (as have others here) and it tended to manifest when the car got up to normal operating...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-20-2014, 03:21 PM
Replies: 1,113
Views: 37,207
Posted By BMR_LVR
I wouldn't mind it for a spare, but I'm not sure...

I wouldn't mind it for a spare, but I'm not sure that there are any locksmiths that can cut the key. I don't have to worry about the cjip obviously.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-19-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 641
Posted By BMR_LVR
The knowledge of how to do it ..... priceless...

The knowledge of how to do it ..... priceless :thumbup:
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-17-2014, 05:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 242
Posted By BMR_LVR
:dunno: what you mean or are asking. Could...

:dunno: what you mean or are asking.

Could you be more specific?
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-17-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 351
Posted By BMR_LVR
^+1 Here is a pic of the frayed wires that...

^+1

Here is a pic of the frayed wires that can cause the message:

http://i53.tinypic.com/fopwxt.jpg

This connector is located at the bottom of the radiator on the driver's side.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-17-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,948
Posted By BMR_LVR
The "A" pillar is the post for the windshield. ...

The "A" pillar is the post for the windshield. The "B" pillar is the post between the driver and passenger door. The "C" pillar is the post for the back glass.

See here...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-17-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 225
Posted By BMR_LVR
Have you checked to make sure that the antenna is...

Have you checked to make sure that the antenna is connected?
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-17-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 1,113
Views: 37,207
Posted By BMR_LVR
Not a myth. You are spot on that this was a...

Not a myth. You are spot on that this was a problem.

Good luck Dok.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-17-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 340
Views: 121,935
Posted By BMR_LVR
Again, if you are going to replace the engine AND...

Again, if you are going to replace the engine AND wiring harness from a 93 or 94 (oops, I said 95 above :eeps:), then I don't think EWS II will be a concern any further, but I can't say for sure.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-15-2014, 07:15 AM
Replies: 340
Views: 121,935
Posted By BMR_LVR
I'm not sure I understand your exact situation. ...

I'm not sure I understand your exact situation. Firstly, I'm not familiar with Euro BMWs so I can't say for sure. Secondly, if you are going to replace the engine AND wiring harness from a 93 or...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-13-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 6,776
Posted By BMR_LVR
......... :jawdrop: ........ :bow::bow::bow:

......... :jawdrop: ........

:bow::bow::bow:
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-13-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 2,996
Views: 347,161
Posted By BMR_LVR
Yep. Here too :D

Yep. Here too :D
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-13-2014, 07:54 AM
Replies: 2,996
Views: 347,161
Posted By BMR_LVR
I have a 4 wheel drive suburban that I went out...

I have a 4 wheel drive suburban that I went out in last night. Driving in the fresh snow was sooooo sweeeeet. I went in to a closed Food Lion parking lot, put it back in 2 wheel drive and did a...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-13-2014, 07:35 AM
Replies: 2,996
Views: 347,161
Posted By BMR_LVR
Now the pictures are aligned top to bottom so the...

Now the pictures are aligned top to bottom so the post is not so wide, but they now only show up as the thumbnail where it can be clicked on.

I used to love this type of snow. Not so much now ...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-13-2014, 06:48 AM
Replies: 2,996
Views: 347,161
Posted By BMR_LVR
Hey David. I got 4 inches of beautiful snow in...

Hey David. I got 4 inches of beautiful snow in my area and then a full night of sleet. Everything’s pretty much iced over right now.

BTW, if you will hit enter after you post a pic, it should...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-12-2014, 05:38 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,174
Posted By BMR_LVR
Well, I'm 54 and have been driving for way longer...

Well, I'm 54 and have been driving for way longer than you've been alive :D and have drivng auto and manual trans cars. As I said earlier, I agree that the exhaust note is different when shifting...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-11-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,174
Posted By BMR_LVR
I will agree that the exhaust note is different...

I will agree that the exhaust note is different between the two when shifting (up or down). However, I disagree that the exhaust note is different based on how the driveshaft is connected to the...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-11-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,174
Posted By BMR_LVR
Just curious why you think it will drone if it is...

Just curious why you think it will drone if it is an automatic :dunno:

Would not a manal transmission drone also? Exhaust is exhaust independent of the transmission.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-10-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,931
Posted By BMR_LVR
Ok. Gotcha. Yeah, seems they tried to screw you...

Ok. Gotcha. Yeah, seems they tried to screw you and didn't even bother kissing you ;)
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-10-2014, 07:21 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,931
Posted By BMR_LVR
I guess I wonder if that junction (which appears...

I guess I wonder if that junction (which appears to be at the junction of the manifold and downpipe) were seperated when the work was done. I can't tell from the picture attached in the above post. ...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-10-2014, 06:57 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,931
Posted By BMR_LVR
Ummmm ..... that doesn't look anything near...

Ummmm ..... that doesn't look anything near right. I don't think that can happen in 2 weeks even if submerged in salt water. Are you sure they removed the exhaust at that spot?
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-10-2014, 06:53 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 744
Posted By BMR_LVR
Welcome rainman. Glad you were able to sort some...

Welcome rainman. Glad you were able to sort some issues out. The idle is not typically "adjusted" on these cars as the computer takes in to account all of the information from the varying sensors...
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