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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-20-2013, 06:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 462
Posted By tchavera
i'm not very smart with the transmission/clutch...

i'm not very smart with the transmission/clutch stuff but i can tell you that the traction control light came on because you're spinning the wheels in the air
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-17-2013, 04:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 323
Posted By tchavera
alrightttt i could agree with that. i was just...

alrightttt i could agree with that. i was just looking for the easy way out. from my research the e36 diff doesn't fit and the e30 diff is a better one regardless. is this true?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-16-2013, 08:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 333
Posted By tchavera
if coolant is full and car has not over heated...

if coolant is full and car has not over heated then i don't think it's a headgasket. others will chime in but to me personally i think it sounds like multiple problems. steam coming from exhaust is a...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-16-2013, 08:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 323
Posted By tchavera
most threads end up with the same response lol....

most threads end up with the same response lol. okay to get to exact questions. i know the engine will fit but what do i do with the wireharness and ecu. is everything a plug and play or am i looking...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-16-2013, 07:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 323
Posted By tchavera
e36 engine trans and diff in e30?

i'm sure it's been done but any advice is helpful
Forum: Parting Out 03-03-2013, 01:07 PM
Replies: 5
E36
Views: 386
Posted By tchavera
E36

Have everything except cat. Silver 1998 323is with black interior, manual trans. 235,000 miles. PM me please with request and offer
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-21-2013, 07:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 551
Posted By tchavera
lmao!! i was wondering the same. was it a cheetah?

lmao!! i was wondering the same. was it a cheetah?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-17-2013, 05:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 362
Posted By tchavera
if you're handy with a wrench i say build it....

if you're handy with a wrench i say build it. follow their instructions carefully.. save lots of $$


good luck
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-15-2013, 09:30 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 985
Posted By tchavera
i gotz airlift m8

i gotz airlift m8
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-15-2013, 09:23 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,410
Posted By tchavera
Find a mechanic that isn't so lazy.. Anyway, I...

Find a mechanic that isn't so lazy..
Anyway, I would have to agree with ZeGerman on just about everything.
Car is very easy to work on. Engine is reliable as long as you maintain it properly. I...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-04-2013, 07:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 444
Posted By tchavera
sure a vacuum leak would throw an o2 code. what...

sure a vacuum leak would throw an o2 code. what is a sensor that monitors fuel trim?? o2.. what happens when there is a vacuum leak? fuel trim goes crazy and puts o2 sensor out of normal reading...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-04-2013, 07:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 444
Posted By tchavera
please don't spray water into the intake. use...

please don't spray water into the intake. use starter fluid or carb cleaner. you def have an intake leak and will cause all of the codes listed
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-28-2012, 08:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 758
Posted By tchavera
check all your damn fluids and update!!

check all your damn fluids and update!!
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-28-2012, 08:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 385
Posted By tchavera
door striker might need to be adjusted/replaced....

door striker might need to be adjusted/replaced. normally they get messed up from a seat belt getting caught up in the door. could be a switch as others said too
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-21-2012, 07:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 701
Posted By tchavera
lol sorry!! i meant brake parts cleaner idk wtf...

lol sorry!! i meant brake parts cleaner idk wtf was wrong with me... (not good to spray on gaskets but does find vacuum leaks)
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-20-2012, 07:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 704
Posted By tchavera
well of course replaced cooling system...

well of course replaced cooling system blablabla.. you're gonna get attacked on this site until you do so. (of course if you did replace you wouldn't have this problem). but i couldn't agree with df...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-20-2012, 07:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 701
Posted By tchavera
sounds like an intake leak to me. spray some carb...

sounds like an intake leak to me. spray some carb cleaner or brake fluid around gaskets to see. i'm wondering if you got your intake gasket pinched
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-05-2012, 05:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 731
Posted By tchavera
Will keep in mind! Sent from my SCH-I500...

Will keep in mind!

Sent from my SCH-I500 using Bimmer App
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-01-2012, 05:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 731
Posted By tchavera
okay well it was just a reset procedure needed....

okay well it was just a reset procedure needed. the prior shop was half way there i'm not sure why they couldn't do that. sorry for asking and not searching i figured it would be more difficult than...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-30-2012, 11:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 731
Posted By tchavera
sorry i did not read the sticky or even search...

sorry i did not read the sticky or even search for that matter. i realize there is a lot covered on this topic. i have not been able to look at the car yet but apparently it would close before until...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-29-2012, 06:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 731
Posted By tchavera
top wont go up

hey guys, i have not seen the problem yet but the shop has a e36 convert coming in tomorrow and the top wont go up. All I know is that if you hit the switch nothing happens and if you manual try it...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-18-2012, 09:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 928
Posted By tchavera
dj to the rescue

dj to the rescue
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-10-2012, 12:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 689
Posted By tchavera
Go get the code from autozone and report. We...

Go get the code from autozone and report. We can't help until then. Only use premium fuel in the future

Sent from my SCH-I500 using Bimmer App
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-10-2012, 12:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 658
Posted By tchavera
Bad cat Sent from my SCH-I500 using Bimmer...

Bad cat

Sent from my SCH-I500 using Bimmer App
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-10-2012, 11:57 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,882
Posted By tchavera
Take out the console. Its kond of a pain on this...

Take out the console. Its kond of a pain on this car but it is there. After you get the console out look under the shifter boot. Watch out for fluid as it tends to leak in the odb connector. You can...
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