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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) Yesterday, 06:16 PM
Replies: 7
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Posted By drivinfaster
if you hook guages to the system and you have...

if you hook guages to the system and you have ambient pressure, the issue is either the low pressure switch, high pressure switch, or the relay.

please do *not* try to hack the system as it makes...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-20-2014, 04:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 237
Posted By drivinfaster
polls are fun??:dunno: df

polls are fun??:dunno:




df
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-20-2014, 04:32 AM
Replies: 5,489
Views: 90,074
Posted By drivinfaster
the dessicant in an ac system is the accumulator...

the dessicant in an ac system is the accumulator (or drier, depending upon location in the system), and the metering block (metering valve) is closer to the evaporator. this is a thermal switch that...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-19-2014, 04:57 PM
Replies: 5,489
Views: 90,074
Posted By drivinfaster
i would only suggest the metering valve if it is...

i would only suggest the metering valve if it is necessary, otherwise i would wait. the dessicant, however, i would always suggest with a refresh of the system.

the oil may be included in a...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-19-2014, 12:36 PM
Replies: 5,489
Views: 90,074
Posted By drivinfaster
welcome back ken!! :D andrew, while i do...

welcome back ken!! :D


andrew, while i do not doubt that there are new parts available, i just think that the price you listed was way low, especially when the reman units i am seeing are in the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-18-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 716
Posted By drivinfaster
i would think that if the shavings came out all...

i would think that if the shavings came out all black and powdery that it would be clogged with carbon, and not be a fresh hole drilled into the block. :dunno:




df
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-18-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 10,413
Views: 409,591
Posted By drivinfaster
purple power is the awesomes!!:thumbup: ...

purple power is the awesomes!!:thumbup:



df
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-18-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 387
Posted By drivinfaster
good to know that 1, someone has used the search...

good to know that 1, someone has used the search function, and 2, that it was actually helpful.



looks like we have filled out quota for this year now....:thumbup:
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-18-2014, 07:34 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 699
Posted By drivinfaster
too late,....you are now forever known as...

too late,....you are now forever known as "jerald".


it shall be written in stone next to the randies.


ed has already ordered the plaque and matching streamers for the ceremony. there is...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-18-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 5,489
Views: 90,074
Posted By drivinfaster
it's called "markup", and goes to keeping the...

it's called "markup", and goes to keeping the lights on in the shop....:dunno:


and i doubt it's "new",....most likely a reman unit.

for ac parts i like 4 seasons and ac delco for parts, but...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-18-2014, 07:23 PM
Replies: 486
Views: 11,416
Posted By drivinfaster
done. with all the force that a 98lb skinny kid...

done. with all the force that a 98lb skinny kid from oklahoma could muster.




now,.....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-18-2014, 07:19 PM
Replies: 18,184
Views: 1,999,584
Posted By drivinfaster
this. painting is going to be the hard...

this.

painting is going to be the hard part, though. color matching is a sorcery that has been the bain of many auto body facilities. as our cars age the color is affected by the uv exposure...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-18-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 10,413
Views: 409,591
Posted By drivinfaster
improperly brushed swede belongs in a...

improperly brushed swede belongs in a volvo.....go ask cj.....:eeps:






df
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-18-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 337
Posted By drivinfaster
:thumbup: good to know. thanks for the...

:thumbup:


good to know. thanks for the update.




df
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-18-2014, 07:07 PM
Replies: 486
Views: 11,416
Posted By drivinfaster
depends on whether or not the wife is interested...

depends on whether or not the wife is interested in an event like this. as don stated, we chit chat, look at cars, eat, check out the vendors and then see some more cars.

ed did this silly...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-18-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 699
Posted By drivinfaster
updated....and i figured that your name would be...

updated....and i figured that your name would be mark, and not something like bill, or henry, or jerald....:p





df
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-18-2014, 04:46 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 91
Posted By drivinfaster
decklids are different coupe/sedan. as are...

decklids are different coupe/sedan.

as are doors, hood, fenders....the only things that are the same are the front bumper (and related attatched parts), nose panel, and rear bumper.

oddly...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-18-2014, 04:41 AM
Replies: 10,413
Views: 409,591
Posted By drivinfaster
well, i would probably need to spend a lot more...

well, i would probably need to spend a lot more on poorly fitted body panels than what it would cost to actually fix....:eeps:



but yeah, that is always a possibility. :D


i will figure it...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-17-2014, 06:04 PM
Replies: 5,489
Views: 90,074
Posted By drivinfaster
where is it cold in maryland in...

where is it cold in maryland in july??:dunno::eeps:




these guys....:thumbup:



and joey,....:nono:....pics or ban. wait,...ummm,...no,..that wasn't right, now was it?? hrmmm....i think i...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-17-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 10,413
Views: 409,591
Posted By drivinfaster
today i grounded cadence because she was pitching...

today i grounded cadence because she was pitching fits.....:mad:


what was it about boobs or wheels??:dunno::tsk:


gotta go grab my gear and chase this down so i can make it to bfe.

y'all...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-17-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 209
Posted By drivinfaster
most of the items are going to be simple stuffs...

most of the items are going to be simple stuffs that will only take a few minutes to demonstrate. take the test light, for instance. it only takes a few seconds to show how to use one properly, but,...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-16-2014, 07:19 PM
Replies: 5,489
Views: 90,074
Posted By drivinfaster
chad & karl, not sure about you guys but it comes...

chad & karl, not sure about you guys but it comes across to me as a coupe that was stretched to make it a sedan, and then "blended together" to smooth out the in between parts to try to make it look...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-16-2014, 07:12 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 699
Posted By drivinfaster
that works as well. :thumbup: yeah,...

that works as well. :thumbup:



yeah, haven't seen arvin around the board much....:dunno:
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-16-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 209
Posted By drivinfaster
df's auto clinic

i really need to get on the ball here and get some basic diagnostic practices that i do recorded for those that are not familiar with the process, or need clarification.


i plan on doing the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-16-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 114
Posted By drivinfaster
dude,....you are overthinking this. use a...

dude,....you are overthinking this.


use a test light to check for power to the fuel pump.

use a fuel guage to check fuel pressure.


checking your resistance through the fuel pump is a...
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