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Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 03-06-2013, 11:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,100
Posted By 85hypershark
The shark has been sold . Thanks for all the...

The shark has been sold . Thanks for all the interest
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 12-18-2012, 05:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,100
Posted By 85hypershark
the interior is biege and I can check them for...

the interior is biege and I can check them for you when I get back. I am vacationing in Florida at present and will not be near car until Jan 4
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 10-26-2012, 09:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,133
Posted By 85hypershark
I agree with bmw father fig. Both steering and...

I agree with bmw father fig. Both steering and brakes are hydrolically power assisted by same pump. Sorry kid but time for new or rebuilt pump, can't get around that. Remember a hard and fast rule......
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 10-26-2012, 09:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,441
Posted By 85hypershark
you can also do the same thing by hooking up amp...

you can also do the same thing by hooking up amp meter like you say and pulling and replacing fuses one by one until you have Isolated drain. I had a drain one time in the power antenna. seems that...
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 10-26-2012, 09:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,013
Posted By 85hypershark
Common problem when pushing these engines. The...

Common problem when pushing these engines. The have an oil starvation problem in the cam area.There are is a remedy by a guru somewhere on this site. I have broken a few rocker arms too. Just par for...
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 10-25-2012, 06:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,100
Posted By 85hypershark
347398 347399 347400 347401 ...

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347402here are some more pics of car
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 10-24-2012, 07:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,100
Posted By 85hypershark
it is a 5 speed. ill be posting pics soon of...

it is a 5 speed. ill be posting pics soon of damage
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 10-23-2012, 06:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,100
Posted By 85hypershark
Parting out a 85 635csi in baltimore area

Ran my 85 bmw 635csi up on guard rail after hitting a patch of wet leaves messed up front frame. fenders trashed. Have many good parts. Let me know what you need. Had to buy an 83 633 csi to fix up...
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 03-08-2012, 07:52 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 837
Posted By 85hypershark
removing intake???????

what is the best way to get the bottom bolt on the cylinder number 6 of the intake out. I am a big guy and not a monkey and don't want to remove the fing starter too?
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 02-23-2012, 04:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,052
Posted By 85hypershark
thanks for info, I did all that then found out...

thanks for info, I did all that then found out coil was going bad intermittently, then thankfully totally crapped out, put in old Accell super coil out of my chevelle and now runs like a scalded...
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 02-07-2012, 02:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,195
Posted By 85hypershark
I've seen some cost more and seen some cost less,...

I've seen some cost more and seen some cost less, but Bav auto is a reputable company and they back there product. I would say YES.
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 02-06-2012, 06:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,195
Posted By 85hypershark
they do improve handling. But is a bit overkill...

they do improve handling. But is a bit overkill unless you do some hard road racing. They stiffen up the front end by linking together. It would definitaly be a good complement to the rest of the...
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 01-30-2012, 04:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,542
Posted By 85hypershark
Thanks for your support. I purchased mine from a...

Thanks for your support. I purchased mine from a kid that had it handed down to him from his diplomat grandfather (who took excellent care of it) but all he cared about was how he looked in it and...
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 01-29-2012, 01:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,542
Posted By 85hypershark
After doing much testing found out the coil was...

After doing much testing found out the coil was supposed to read .50 ohms between pos (terminal15) and neg (terminal 1) but mine read .00 ohms.
Bad Coil,
replaced unit with an old ACCEL Super Coil...
Forum: 6 Series 01-29-2012, 01:47 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,546
Posted By 85hypershark
yessss. 25 is good but it is so hard to stay off...

yessss. 25 is good but it is so hard to stay off the far left pedal. I get 20-22 avg. doing 80-85 on I-83 between York pa and Balt. md every day. :)
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 01-29-2012, 06:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,052
Posted By 85hypershark
does anyone resolve these issues or

There is no follow up on this site to help fellow bimmer shark heads. I have same problem with my car now and all the older posts that have same issue always dead end in ...Did it get reslved and...
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 01-29-2012, 06:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,769
Posted By 85hypershark
I have the same problem NOW and its a journey...

I have the same problem NOW and its a journey into the labyrinth on older bmw wiring stuff, definatly hair pulling experience. Still down, any more clues. also check out this site for more answers....
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 01-29-2012, 06:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,839
Posted By 85hypershark
Its the striker plate/hook. same thing happened...

Its the striker plate/hook. same thing happened to my pass. door. After years of slamming door the plate gets moved inward and then has harder time catching or door is not fully shut then wind noise....
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 01-29-2012, 06:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,977
Posted By 85hypershark
just to let you know, I fixed the broken rocker...

just to let you know, I fixed the broken rocker arm and it runs great now. I was able to do it in the car, a little extra work and inginuity since I had the cam chain jump a tooth and caused me...
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 01-29-2012, 05:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 990
Posted By 85hypershark
you'll have to find a really good electronics...

you'll have to find a really good electronics store, like a Baynesville in Towson MD. old skoola nd they have everything from last 50 years, lot of hobbiest and electronic geeks go there. Good Luck
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 01-29-2012, 05:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,542
Posted By 85hypershark
CRANKS but won't start??? HELP, ran good yesterday, fixed a problem, died on road

Been brain storming this one to death. Need more Ideas. Here is the series of events leading up to death of HyperShark on highway:
Driving to a destination, Hypershark was idling badly but ran great...
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 11-27-2011, 02:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,977
Posted By 85hypershark
yes I have always loved the classic lines and...

yes I have always loved the classic lines and stance of a heavy 6 series coupe and since mine is a gray market car with extra care taken on assembly since it was intended to end up on german soils...
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 11-27-2011, 12:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,977
Posted By 85hypershark
good freaking idea. I have been working on...

good freaking idea. I have been working on american v8s since I was 8 and I have had to do similiar things to different motors like making passages bigger and such for better flow in racing...
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 11-19-2011, 03:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,977
Posted By 85hypershark
I just got a reply from a german BMW forum and...

I just got a reply from a german BMW forum and the guy had the same thing happen on his car but lucky for him it happened on cyl 6 . He said his shop has done them before where you have to lift...
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 11-18-2011, 05:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,009
Posted By 85hypershark
punch out the cat and remove the resonator. It...

punch out the cat and remove the resonator. It helped my 635csi immensley
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