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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) Yesterday, 11:16 AM
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Posted By markseven
From what I hear, E30s do well in the snow when...

From what I hear, E30s do well in the snow when fitted snow tires.

I do not have the intestinal fortitude necessary to take on a project like the one you linked to. I do applaud the seller for...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-30-2015, 01:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 250
Posted By markseven
Bad idle when the oil filler cap is removed is...

Bad idle when the oil filler cap is removed is normal.

What did you do to eliminate vacuum leaks elsewhere in the engine bay?
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-26-2015, 02:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 323
Posted By markseven
One more thing - the lean burn can be due to...

One more thing - the lean burn can be due to clogged injectors.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-26-2015, 02:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 171
Posted By markseven
It may be worth it for the Euro bumpers alone ;)

It may be worth it for the Euro bumpers alone ;)
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-23-2015, 02:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 323
Posted By markseven
OP, you may want to try this before you source /...

OP, you may want to try this before you source / R&R a new chip?
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-22-2015, 07:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 323
Posted By markseven
In most cases you want the cat hot as hell to...

In most cases you want the cat hot as hell to pass. In your case it appears that the engine is running too hot.

Was the coolant temp gauge in the normal range? Is your car well maintained? You are...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-22-2015, 08:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 323
Posted By markseven
It depends. If it's a genuine chip (not a dupe)...

It depends. If it's a genuine chip (not a dupe) from a reputable tuner such as Dinan, Turner, Jim Conforti, Mark D'Sylva, etc. you should be 50-state legal.

That said, it may be difficult to...
Forum: Parting Out 08-18-2015, 04:23 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 234
Posted By markseven
Moved to the appropriate forum.

Moved to the appropriate forum.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-18-2015, 04:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 359
Posted By markseven
And don't over-tighten when you R&R.

And don't over-tighten when you R&R.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-16-2015, 06:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 359
Posted By markseven
If you are lifting on the driver side this is...

If you are lifting on the driver side this is good. If you are lifting on the passenger side, you will not drain the pan completely.
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 08-15-2015, 01:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 204
Posted By markseven
Moved to the appropriate forum. More folks within...

Moved to the appropriate forum. More folks within driving distance will be made aware of this event.
Forum: Parting Out 08-15-2015, 04:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 245
Posted By markseven
Moved to the aprropriate forum.

Moved to the aprropriate forum.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-15-2015, 04:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 359
Posted By markseven
I don't think you can get to the filter from...

I don't think you can get to the filter from above, especially when the engine is hot. The exhaust manifold will getcha.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-18-2015, 01:22 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 590
Posted By markseven
13-button OBC's came with iS cars. The end-cap of...

13-button OBC's came with iS cars. The end-cap of the turn signal lever was depressable, to cycle through the OBC's readouts.
Forum: Tools and Miscellaneous 06-29-2015, 07:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 367
Posted By markseven
Sold.

Sold.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-26-2015, 12:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 144
Posted By markseven
Check this, courtesy of E30forum.nl

Check this, courtesy of E30forum.nl
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-26-2015, 07:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 324
Posted By markseven
Awesome. Subscribed.

Awesome. Subscribed.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-25-2015, 06:46 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 18,321
Posted By markseven
+1. Great job, Nick. Keep up the good work!

+1. Great job, Nick. Keep up the good work!
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-24-2015, 03:27 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,485
Posted By markseven
Another reason BMW was pushing the i is the fact...

Another reason BMW was pushing the i is the fact they were running Bosch EFI long before MB. IIRC, MB was using mechanical FI into the early 90s.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-23-2015, 05:00 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,485
Posted By markseven
Lol yep like applying the ///M badge to the SUVs...

Lol yep like applying the ///M badge to the SUVs :rofl:
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-23-2015, 12:48 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,485
Posted By markseven
Except for the M, Z, and X Series. I...

Except for the M, Z, and X Series.



I always thought the L is for Limousine (longer, as you indicated).
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-22-2015, 07:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 351
Posted By markseven
Ken, all, I highly recommend Griot's waffle weave...

Ken, all, I highly recommend Griot's waffle weave microfiber drying towels. I bought three back in 2004... still using them:

http://www.griotsgarage.com/product/micro+fiber+drying+towel.do
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-18-2015, 07:28 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,320
Posted By markseven
Or possibly fully recline the seat back. ...

Or possibly fully recline the seat back.


John 3:17
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-16-2015, 06:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 406
Posted By markseven
Lets keep this on topic.

Lets keep this on topic.
Forum: Parting Out 06-15-2015, 03:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 333
Posted By markseven
Moved to the appropriate forum.

Moved to the appropriate forum.
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