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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-28-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 504
Posted By zoncers
Just got around to testing the fuel pump...

Just got around to testing the fuel pump connector today. I just had the damn thing off when replacing the fuel pump but never noticed the discolored male power connector to the fuel pump and the...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-19-2014, 04:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 504
Posted By zoncers
Actletpone, the cps and fuel pump were brand new....

Actletpone, the cps and fuel pump were brand new. You are correct -- I meant to say I jumped #30 to #87 on the fuel pump relay and listened for the pump (I corrected that). I'll test the connector...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-18-2014, 04:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 504
Posted By zoncers
Checked cps connection and I couldn't see any...

Checked cps connection and I couldn't see any issue. I bought a new cps and installed but still have the same issue. As a side note the fuel pump relay ticks when I tap the new cps with my finger as...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-12-2014, 04:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 504
Posted By zoncers
thanks for clearing that up hornhospital. I'll...

thanks for clearing that up hornhospital.
I'll check the connection out now.

Does the result of me tapping on the sensor make any sense?
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-10-2014, 03:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 504
Posted By zoncers
e30 isn't starting, need help

I know there are plenty of these post on this forum but I'm pretty sure I've read all of them but still have questions. I'm not a very knowledgable car guy so bear with me. I have a 1991 e30...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-03-2013, 06:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 248
Posted By zoncers
Dash lights out -- are they hooking in series?

I have a 91 e30 cab and I've been putting it car back together. I fixed the odometer gears and now the dash lights aren't lighting up. Around the same time I installed a new stereo but that lights...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-12-2013, 08:01 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 177
Posted By zoncers
Question Buzzing sound from relay when key is turned

I've been rebuilding my e30 since last summer. I also converted it from auto to manual. I'm finally at the point where I can start it but I'm waiting for the weekend. However, last night I just...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 10-05-2012, 08:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,147
Posted By zoncers
So I took your advise and went to the dealer. #10...

So I took your advise and went to the dealer. #10 is the same as #8 so I'm told so I ordered two of them for about the same price you mentioned.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 10-03-2012, 06:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,147
Posted By zoncers
Did you happen to get a part number?

Did you happen to get a part number?
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 09-26-2012, 05:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,147
Posted By zoncers
Really not a common part I gather

Really not a common part I gather
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 09-26-2012, 09:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,147
Posted By zoncers
Question Grommet/seal for clutch master cylinder

Anyone have a clue where I can find #10 in the diagram. I've been looking all over. I'm able to find #8 on pelicanparts but not #10. I'm wondering if they are the same.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 09-20-2012, 06:04 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,399
Posted By zoncers
Ok, the research that I've been doing I've come...

Ok, the research that I've been doing I've come to the conclusion that its just a lubricant to make the seal "slide" in (which it didn't do anyway). I thought I read somewhere that you can get these...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 09-19-2012, 04:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,399
Posted By zoncers
I ended up using the permatex high temp (red) on...

I ended up using the permatex high temp (red) on my front. I had a little trouble getting it in though. I hope it doesn't leak. I made it flush with the back. I'll do the intermediate tomorrow and...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 09-19-2012, 01:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,399
Posted By zoncers
I'm talking out of my ass but wouldn't it work...

I'm talking out of my ass but wouldn't it work the same since its just a small amount? I thought it was just for lubrication purposes? I looked all around yesterday at the store and couldn't find...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 09-19-2012, 07:14 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,399
Posted By zoncers
Question Front and rear main seal sealant

What sealant do I use to get the gaskets pressed into the casings? I've been reading about this and all I see is people recommending permatex ultra-gray, or Curil-T sealant which I couldn't find at...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-11-2012, 12:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 415
Posted By zoncers
Sent

Sent
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-11-2012, 09:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 415
Posted By zoncers
Looking for 5 speed trans

Anyone have a 5-speed trans for sale for the m20 engine? I have a perfectly good automatic trans with 132k miles on it that I want to switch from.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-01-2012, 11:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,711
Posted By zoncers
So I removed them all as one like you guys said....

So I removed them all as one like you guys said. I'm pretty surprised too because it I didn't have that many issues. Actually the only issue I had was when trying to clear the trans from the...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-05-2012, 05:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,711
Posted By zoncers
Good point. Thanks for all the replies. I'll be...

Good point. Thanks for all the replies. I'll be doing this on sunday. First time ever removing an engine so we'll see how far I get. I'll post some pictures soon.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-03-2012, 06:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,711
Posted By zoncers
Thanks for the replies. Looks like i'll be taking...

Thanks for the replies. Looks like i'll be taking it out.. I have an engine hoist. I've seen some pictures of people who have removed the whole front of the car (headlights, grill, bumper, etc..)...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-03-2012, 07:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,711
Posted By zoncers
Question Engine & trans removal best way

I wanted to get opinions on the best/easiest way to remove the engine and trans on an e30. A few weeks back I bought a project convertible and need to replace a bunch of things--timing belt, rear...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-24-2012, 06:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,043
Posted By zoncers
Thanks, he was able to help out.

Thanks, he was able to help out.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-21-2012, 06:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,043
Posted By zoncers
Question E30 convertible Top Mechanism

My wife and I just bought an 91 e30 convertible but it needs some tlc. The top is currently manual since the motors have been disengaged but I would like to fix it to make it automatic again. I'm a...
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