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Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 05-25-2015, 12:43 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,393
Posted By bmw-mania
Noticing a shimmy around 50-60... Looking into...

Noticing a shimmy around 50-60...
Looking into it now.

Seems a worn dogbone(s) on the rear may be the cause
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 05-25-2015, 12:33 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 154
Posted By bmw-mania
Yes.. its the plug for the sensor wire.. behind...

Yes.. its the plug for the sensor wire.. behind drivers front caliper.
Get new pad wear sensor, replace, plug in, and insert plug into holder.
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 05-25-2015, 12:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 156
Posted By bmw-mania
If you think its the cats.. disconnect at...

If you think its the cats.. disconnect at B-pipe..
Get rid of bad fuel... try again.


Or..

USE CLEAN FUEL

CHARGE Battery properly.. confirm charge.
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 05-25-2015, 12:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 156
Posted By bmw-mania
If you think its the cats.. disconnect at...

If you think its the cats.. disconnect at B-pipe..
Get rid of bad fuel... try again.


Or..

USE CLEAN FUEL

CHARGE Battery properly.. confirm charge.
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 05-25-2015, 12:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 193
Posted By bmw-mania
POWER STEERING.. RealOEM.com punch in...

POWER STEERING..

RealOEM.com

punch in last 7 of VIN..
and look at STEERING sub category..

It should provide an exploded view for you and corresponding part #'s

Cheers!
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 05-25-2015, 12:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 193
Posted By bmw-mania
POWER STEERING.. RealOEM.com punch in...

POWER STEERING..

RealOEM.com

punch in last 7 of VIN..
and look at STEERING sub category..

It should provide an exploded view for you and corresponding part #'s

Cheers!
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 05-25-2015, 12:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 215
Posted By bmw-mania
Yes.. if from same model year.. should be...

Yes.. if from same model year.. should be straight across.
Cross check TCU, and Transmission..


or.. swap with manual trans..
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 04-28-2015, 10:03 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,393
Posted By bmw-mania
Found a solution for the rack.. Picked up my...

Found a solution for the rack..
Picked up my old load bars from storage, once unlocked with the key, used a allen 8mm to release the bars.....
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 04-28-2015, 09:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 302
Posted By bmw-mania
central locking could be re-sync'd.. gonna...

central locking could be re-sync'd..
gonna have to read into that one.
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 04-26-2015, 09:21 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,393
Posted By bmw-mania
Lookin for a RACK for the E32... Anyone got a...

Lookin for a RACK for the E32... Anyone got a suggestions?
Going to try to acquire a Thule system that will work with the old rack off my 4x4.
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 04-26-2015, 09:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 286
Posted By bmw-mania
service fuel delivery system.. from the rooter...

service fuel delivery system..
from the rooter to the tooter
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 04-26-2015, 09:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 302
Posted By bmw-mania
^ +1

^ +1
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 04-26-2015, 09:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 287
Posted By bmw-mania
take the ICV, and clean the hell out of it.. ...

take the ICV, and clean the hell out of it..

remove it from the vehicle.. fill with Isopropyl Alcohol, or other non harmful high flash solvent,
shake vigorously, pour out, look for debris, try...
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 04-26-2015, 09:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 393
Posted By bmw-mania
juan carlos, for that kind of price tag she...

juan carlos,

for that kind of price tag she would have to be in amazing condition,
very low miles, and full maintenance history... every receipt.

she looks very nice.

Out here in...
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 04-23-2015, 12:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 287
Posted By bmw-mania
sounds like you got a helluva deal.. keep...

sounds like you got a helluva deal..

keep her goin! :thumbs:
shes worth it.


car is in closed loop mode when cold.
vehicle will go into open loop mode when warm

idle is way too low.
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 04-17-2015, 11:42 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,393
Posted By bmw-mania
One of the things that had been bothering me...

One of the things that had been bothering me since the acquisition of this E32 has been the lack of cruise control....
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 04-17-2015, 11:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 350
Posted By bmw-mania
Heres the view from my end.. ...

Heres the view from my end..
http://i1289.photobucket.com/albums/b512/beyouareanyare/BMW%20e32/stereo/th_IMG_1609_zpszt4fvnyr.jpg...
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 04-17-2015, 11:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 241
Posted By bmw-mania
trans prog error info..

trans prog error info..
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 04-17-2015, 09:06 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,393
Posted By bmw-mania
:freakdanc :roundel: Maintenance time! ...

:freakdanc :roundel:

Maintenance time!


oil services..

17mm box end wrench for drain plug
drain oil..
loosen oil cap..
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 04-17-2015, 08:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 659
Posted By bmw-mania
any progress?

any progress?
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 04-17-2015, 08:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 241
Posted By bmw-mania
AHH! 3 times in the lifetime of the car.....

AHH!

3 times in the lifetime of the car.. maybe..
NOT IN A YEAR, THO!
It sounds like you are trying to fix many things at once.
(sometimes that can lead to some confusion)

Clean & inspect...
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 04-17-2015, 08:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 233
Posted By bmw-mania
Sounds like you may have ID'd the problem.. ...

Sounds like you may have ID'd the problem..

If you need any relays.. plz let me kno..
Got a bunch available..
Cheers!
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 04-17-2015, 07:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 350
Posted By bmw-mania
Cool! good info on the FGA.. Wheres the...

Cool!
good info on the FGA..

Wheres the pix?
Head unit install?

Cheers!
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 04-16-2015, 09:26 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,393
Posted By bmw-mania
Strange calcium looking deposits.. Old water...

Strange calcium looking deposits..
Old water pump..
http://i1289.photobucket.com/albums/b512/beyouareanyare/BMW%20e32/waterpump/th_IMG_1510_zpskr5neq1t.jpg...
Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 04-16-2015, 09:23 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,393
Posted By bmw-mania
Water pump was definitely failing.. note: LEFT...

Water pump was definitely failing..
note: LEFT hand threads on the fan clutch.
http://i1289.photobucket.com/albums/b512/beyouareanyare/BMW%20e32/waterpump/th_IMG_1444_zpszam0pwqx.jpg
A few good...
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