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Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 11-02-2008, 03:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,411
Posted By 79_528i
Thanks. Wasent being rude. I hope to find...

Thanks. Wasent being rude.

I hope to find something a little faster and lighter for my next purchase.
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 11-01-2008, 06:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 939
Posted By 79_528i
Check your plugs if they havent been done, your...

Check your plugs if they havent been done, your choke or whatever these cars use for idling an IACV?
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 11-01-2008, 06:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,006
Posted By 79_528i
Itll be warped

Itll be warped
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 11-01-2008, 06:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,411
Posted By 79_528i
Its a 528i! It started rapidly going through...

Its a 528i!

It started rapidly going through oil so i wasent too woried about it, next summer im going to look into getting another Rust-less BMW, for now ill stick with my Subaru. Thanks Guys!
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 11-01-2008, 04:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,411
Posted By 79_528i
Well Sadly, i loved this car but i crashed it...

Well Sadly, i loved this car but i crashed it last night.

I was on a gravel road and it suddenly dipped and then came onto a street i was forced to make a turn.

As i attempted to not crash by...
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 10-31-2008, 12:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,411
Posted By 79_528i
Also i believe the engine has a very nasty leak...

Also i believe the engine has a very nasty leak that dosent hinder performance. There seams to be a good bit of oil near the transmission where it meets the engine. Im assuming the rear main/ crank...
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 10-31-2008, 12:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,411
Posted By 79_528i
As i expected all i found on the rear diff was...

As i expected all i found on the rear diff was rust and some more rust. Is there not some sort of method involving jacking the rear end and spinning the wheels?

Also the wheels read Alpina on them...
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 10-29-2008, 11:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,411
Posted By 79_528i
Question for the pros. What kind of diff does...

Question for the pros. What kind of diff does this use?

open? limited?
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 10-29-2008, 11:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,411
Posted By 79_528i
Thanks. Ill try that.

Thanks.


Ill try that.
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 10-28-2008, 05:36 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,411
Posted By 79_528i
Changed the oil. tapping still there but is...

Changed the oil. tapping still there but is running alot better.


Not too in love with the BMW oil filter design.

Im actually impressed with the top end power this beater has.
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 10-27-2008, 01:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,411
Posted By 79_528i
Question. What is the oil capacity? And...

Question.

What is the oil capacity?

And what do you recommend for viscosity wise for winter?
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 10-27-2008, 01:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,411
Posted By 79_528i
haha. Dont worry but im a virgin to BMW's so its...

haha. Dont worry but im a virgin to BMW's so its like my first time...
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 10-27-2008, 12:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,411
Posted By 79_528i
Thanks. How do i adjust these valves? Am i...

Thanks. How do i adjust these valves?

Am i damaging the moter by driving it like this?
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 10-27-2008, 12:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,411
Posted By 79_528i
How do i fix that valve tick? If thats possible?...

How do i fix that valve tick? If thats possible? I know changing the oil is the first thing to do.
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 10-27-2008, 12:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,411
Posted By 79_528i
1979 BMW 528i

First of all i would like to say this is my first post on this site. I was not able to find the appropriate directory for my car so mods please move it to where it belongs. Thanks.

Okay this is my...
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