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Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 04-30-2007, 08:12 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,572
Posted By aquanet1986
Funny how some of you are worrying about the 1...

Funny how some of you are worrying about the 1 series degrading the aristocratic air of the BMW brand. I highly doubt the 1 series does that when there are plenty of old beat up primer covered e30'...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-06-2007, 05:26 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,223
Posted By aquanet1986
or a prom tux........But hose can definitely keep...

or a prom tux........But hose can definitely keep a car from running. For instance if the idle air value hose is not connected, the car won't start.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-05-2007, 08:04 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,223
Posted By aquanet1986
Did you also check for spark? You said...

Did you also check for spark? You said everything electrical turns on, so I'm assuming you did. The fuel filters are an easy and cheap change and doing so wouldn't hurt anything. Check the relays...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-27-2007, 06:09 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 753
Posted By aquanet1986
Then after that what does it not do, or do that...

Then after that what does it not do, or do that it shouldn't? God know i have had enough engine electrical problem, I feel your pain.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-18-2007, 06:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 425
Posted By aquanet1986
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-18-2007, 06:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 425
Posted By aquanet1986
Shocks and struts question

This week I am replacing both my front shock cartages, and rear shocks. Its seems straightforward enough as I have been reading up on it in my Bentley manual. Any advice?
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-18-2007, 06:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 452
Posted By aquanet1986
check all the connection's fitting, and replace...

check all the connection's fitting, and replace any of the rubber lines with braided steel. Might help
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-24-2007, 04:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,363
Posted By aquanet1986
There in side the mechanism at the end of the...

There in side the mechanism at the end of the wire, there is a hook, which it is spring loaded. So even if the hook is not attached the lever will still do what its supposed too. When I put a new...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-23-2007, 09:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,363
Posted By aquanet1986
Try taking your grill apart, then reaching up...

Try taking your grill apart, then reaching up inside of the latch compartment with some penetrating oil. Might help. There's not much else you'll be able to do as the latch is surrounded by a steel...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-22-2007, 10:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 708
Posted By aquanet1986
By special I mean that most people don't have a...

By special I mean that most people don't have a 32mm thin wrench their tool box. Least I didn't have one, and had to ride my bike. There are also two kinds of oil pump pulleys. One is more or less...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-22-2007, 09:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 428
Posted By aquanet1986
It could get worse..many inexperienced previous...

It could get worse..many inexperienced previous owners do really stupid stuff to cars. For instance, my tail lights got wired to my ecu's power supply. Caused all sorts of problem down the road. ...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-22-2007, 08:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 708
Posted By aquanet1986
The job will probably take a full afternoon if...

The job will probably take a full afternoon if you never done it before.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-22-2007, 08:49 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 708
Posted By aquanet1986
For about 100 or so dollars, if you look around,...

For about 100 or so dollars, if you look around, you should be able to find all the components to change your timing belt and "no brainer" componets. The belt, water pump, idler pulley, etc. Make...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-13-2007, 10:44 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,246
Posted By aquanet1986
make sure you also change your fuel filters dude....

make sure you also change your fuel filters dude. As of right now, my car couldn't out drag a honda element. Why? It stumbles at almost any given rpm. The engine is starving for fuel. Its a...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 01-31-2007, 10:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 535
Posted By aquanet1986
Yeah, that would work. I did something very...

Yeah, that would work. I did something very similar to my own car to make sure the problem didn't happen again. As for the gas gauge, I have no clue.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 01-31-2007, 07:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 374
Posted By aquanet1986
I'm traveling home from school this weekend, and...

I'm traveling home from school this weekend, and by chance I have all the carpet ripped out of my trunk. I was fixing a water leak. When I get home, I take a few pictures for you if your willing to...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 01-31-2007, 07:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 535
Posted By aquanet1986
BAD IDEA!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Your likely to clog...

BAD IDEA!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Your likely to clog up your fuel filters doing that! The previous owner of my car did that, and afterward it started like ****, would stall out, and hang up on...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 01-29-2007, 08:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 495
Posted By aquanet1986
http://dave.maisenhelder.com/bmw/fuse_box1.htm ...

http://dave.maisenhelder.com/bmw/fuse_box1.htm is a link to the fuse box diagram. Check for blown fuses. If none are blown, jump the pump's relay to see if the pump works or not. Check all wires...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 01-28-2007, 08:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,049
Posted By aquanet1986
Well, after doing some testing, its mostly fixed....

Well, after doing some testing, its mostly fixed. The previous owner made the mistake of driving it out of gas, and i ran it down to the empty before getting refueled a week ago. Replace both of my...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 01-28-2007, 08:08 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 561
Posted By aquanet1986
I like my sloppy shifter! Between that and the...

I like my sloppy shifter! Between that and the upper left position of reverse, keeps my friends from flogging my car on the back roads if they drive it!
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 01-28-2007, 07:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 474
Posted By aquanet1986
Really? What kind of gains would you get from...

Really? What kind of gains would you get from that?
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 01-26-2007, 06:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 553
Posted By aquanet1986
Did you push that little black button next to the...

Did you push that little black button next to the rear defogger? I pushed mine and everything would stay on. Its the window circuit break and dose funny things.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 01-26-2007, 06:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,049
Posted By aquanet1986
I dunno. It very well be the o2 sensor. ...

I dunno. It very well be the o2 sensor. Sometime you just buy a defective one. Well i'm bring the car into the garage today and breaking out the electronic testers. Something is boung to turn up.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 01-25-2007, 08:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 459
Posted By aquanet1986
Hi, I've been having the similar fuel problems...

Hi, I've been having the similar fuel problems with my car, and while it is not 100% fixed yet it is getting there. It most definitely sounds like a fuel regulation problem that is computer related....
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 01-25-2007, 11:42 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 839
Posted By aquanet1986
When bying the car, make sure the strut towers...

When bying the car, make sure the strut towers show no signs of cracks or rot. Make sure you look for rot and rust on the body, most importantly along the bottom most sections.
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