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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-03-2013, 03:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 413
Posted By godschariot
the plug that the connectors slide onto were...

the plug that the connectors slide onto were fine, been having some issues with my dj auto headlights. one headlight is having connection issues.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-03-2013, 01:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 413
Posted By godschariot
Sorry for being unclear, i was referring to the...

Sorry for being unclear, i was referring to the sap like "crap" on the butt connector.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-03-2013, 08:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 413
Posted By godschariot
what's this on my headlight harness?

??

http://pbr1206.photobucket.com/albums/bb446/tdrc87/IMG_20130302_174526_zps7b918987.jpg?t=1362276307
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-27-2013, 09:44 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 193
Posted By godschariot
euro headlight glass replacement lense

Cheapest I've found is $55 shipped on ebay. Anybody know of a better deal? I just installed them when a flying rock chipped a hole in one lense on the highway. Should of gotten lamin-x...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-03-2013, 03:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 507
Posted By godschariot
^thanks so much for taking the time to take...

^thanks so much for taking the time to take pictures, very considerate of you, i just kept plugging away and figured it out myself in the mean time

found a deep socket (doesn't need to be extra...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-03-2013, 01:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 507
Posted By godschariot
parts #22 and #11 are on the engine bay side of...

parts #22 and #11 are on the engine bay side of the firewall, #11 bolts to #22 and #22 is secured to the hvac box via a nut. Was about to unbolt #22 to get to the bottom of this but i need a extra...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-03-2013, 12:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 507
Posted By godschariot
heater core pipes

Guessing not too many people have replaced their heater core but I'm halfway through the job. Old heater core is out and i'm trying to pull out the aluminum heater core pipes that run from the core...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-03-2012, 12:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,102
Posted By godschariot
don't have one unfortunately

don't have one unfortunately
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-02-2012, 10:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,102
Posted By godschariot
sounds about right haha. i loaned out my torx set...

sounds about right haha. i loaned out my torx set so i only had a couple laying around and i thought they were fine. this is why loaning out tools sucks!

edit: just checked, definitely used t27 :/
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-02-2012, 08:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,102
Posted By godschariot
Yeah'll ill probably just pull the driver side...

Yeah'll ill probably just pull the driver side fender, clean up the inside and then drop the car off at a body shop. I stripped 2 of the torx head fender bolts had to dremel them off, what a ****.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-02-2012, 08:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,102
Posted By godschariot
http://i1206.photobucket.com/albums/bb446/tdrc87/I...

http://i1206.photobucket.com/albums/bb446/tdrc87/IMG_20121202_195424.jpg

http://i1206.photobucket.com/albums/bb446/tdrc87/IMG_20121202_195628.jpg

removed fender liner to see what it looked like...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-02-2012, 03:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,102
Posted By godschariot
I don't see a hose.in there. I think the sunroof...

I don't see a hose.in there. I think the sunroof drain is elsewhere. Pulled off the fender liner and there just some vent holes. Fender is coming off to take a better look.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-02-2012, 10:15 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,102
Posted By godschariot
im in vanc, bc. the car may have been driven in...

im in vanc, bc. the car may have been driven in snow but this is the only rust i have found so far, there aren't any rust bubbles anywhere. there was a lot of sand in the bottom of the fender after i...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-02-2012, 10:01 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,102
Posted By godschariot
i'm actually having a tough time finding info on...

i'm actually having a tough time finding info on the web about the sunroof drains. i dont have a welder so i may have to take this to a pro, but first i need to get to the bottom of why this drain...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-01-2012, 07:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,102
Posted By godschariot
sorry about the quality of the pictures. I...

sorry about the quality of the pictures. I cleaned up most of the rust, now I'm left with a gaping hole.

i think it's the same area as this
...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-01-2012, 06:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,102
Posted By godschariot
yikes rust repair

Got under the car today to replace alt belt tensioner and made a discovery while I was inspecting the underside of the car. Thought I found some surface rust that I would clean up and just put some...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-02-2012, 09:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 949
Posted By godschariot
E30s came from the factory with those, majority...

E30s came from the factory with those, majority of people take them off. I did on my e30 with absolutely no change in anything.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-30-2012, 09:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 781
Posted By godschariot
This is why its a good idea to install a new...

This is why its a good idea to install a new clutch, pressure plate, pilot bearing and throw out bearing when you have the transmission off. Now you essentially need to do the job over again.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-27-2012, 07:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 556
Posted By godschariot
easiest way to answer things like this is to...

easiest way to answer things like this is to cross reference bmw part numbers using:

www.realoem.com
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-20-2012, 12:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,337
Posted By godschariot
does the ecs tuning jack pad allow you to jack up...

does the ecs tuning jack pad allow you to jack up both front or both rear wheels at the same time? that's what it looks like from the picture but i'm not sure. I usually use the front subframe/rear...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-17-2012, 11:07 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,302
Posted By godschariot
okay then. winter tires have a softer compound so...

okay then. winter tires have a softer compound so have a better grip at temperatures below 5-8 degrees Celsius. all seasons get hard at these temps and driver worse and grip worse. at temperatures...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-17-2012, 10:24 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,302
Posted By godschariot
Im getting winter tires even though it hardly...

Im getting winter tires even though it hardly snows up here in the PNW. Winter tires are for grip in winter temperatures as much as they are for driving in snow.

Also the e36 owner's manual says...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-05-2012, 11:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 595
Posted By godschariot
get an oem one (Sachs brand) from BMA Parts.

get an oem one (Sachs brand) from BMA Parts.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-05-2012, 11:40 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,077
Posted By godschariot
if that was the case i'd think it'd get worse the...

if that was the case i'd think it'd get worse the faster you went?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-04-2012, 10:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,182
Posted By godschariot
lol... im just trying to proceed carefully, in...

lol... im just trying to proceed carefully, in the past ive thrown parts at problems before and it just ended up being misdiagnosis. doing research it seems like this is not a very common problem.
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