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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-09-2013, 06:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 717
Posted By bMarcusW
haha, you should see all my cracks!

haha, you should see all my cracks!
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-27-2013, 08:26 PM
Replies: 3,005
Views: 609,245
Posted By bMarcusW
Digging those headlights man! And nice...

Digging those headlights man! And nice wheels/lowering

I have to agree on the flat blue that's a sexy car, goes well with the rims and blacked out grille too!

And hey, sort of a coincidence, I...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-25-2013, 01:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 683
Posted By bMarcusW
That's a really nice car. Waaant! <3 e30's

That's a really nice car. Waaant!

<3 e30's
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-25-2013, 01:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,985
Posted By bMarcusW
Thanks for the useful information. It's really...

Thanks for the useful information. It's really nice to hear after all the confusion.

I will try your method of cleaning the carb later today, and maybe throw a video up on youtube if some friends...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-24-2013, 08:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,985
Posted By bMarcusW
EFI/Carb hybrid? Sounds similar to this...

EFI/Carb hybrid? Sounds similar to this thing...at least with the amount of electronics

What I've read about this Solex (or Pierburg) 2BE carb, is that it's nothing like any carb you'll ever...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-24-2013, 08:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,985
Posted By bMarcusW
I guess I could replace the lines, never even...

I guess I could replace the lines, never even thought of that haha :D

As far as the carb rebuild goes, I just haven't found the time ..yet.. with college and work where I could take the car apart...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-24-2013, 08:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,985
Posted By bMarcusW
A little update! I found out that the car...

A little update!

I found out that the car had been sitting for quite a while, which makes me think the problem might be a clogged fuel line. The guy before me replaced the carb and said the...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-19-2013, 02:10 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,463
Posted By bMarcusW
Incredible work here. I'm definitely interested...

Incredible work here. I'm definitely interested in doing some sort of motor swap in the future for my 316, and this is tempting me even further!

How much time did it take to do the 2JZ-GTE swap?
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-19-2013, 08:04 AM
Replies: 3,005
Views: 609,245
Posted By bMarcusW
Traded my 84 celica GTS for this 316 with...

Traded my 84 celica GTS for this 316 with 99,500km on the odometer about a month ago :)

https://fbcdn-sphotos-g-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-ash3/860685_10151276567901476_920971457_o.jpg
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-15-2013, 12:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,985
Posted By bMarcusW
I found a local place that sells used bimmer...

I found a local place that sells used bimmer parts (bimmerparts.ca) with my carb and intake manifold! Yay!

Do you think I should make a picture step by step tutorial on here of what I do when I...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-14-2013, 09:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,043
Posted By bMarcusW
Thumbs up Passion towards such controversial topics is...

Passion towards such controversial topics is something that more people need. People like you are the reason we have things like http://www.innocentsatrisk.org/

:thumbup:
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-14-2013, 05:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,985
Posted By bMarcusW
Okay so the carb is going to need a rebuild and...

Okay so the carb is going to need a rebuild and cleaning. Does anyone know where to get a rebuild kit for a Pierburg 2be? I found a "g052" part number online but can't seem to locate anything.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-12-2013, 05:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,043
Posted By bMarcusW
Haha, but yeah... I did a cat delete in my old...

Haha, but yeah... I did a cat delete in my old '90 Nissan Sentra and the power increase was very noticeable...but that was mainly because of all the oil inside clogging it and causing tremendous...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-12-2013, 05:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,043
Posted By bMarcusW
but but...what about the environment? :D

but but...what about the environment? :D
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-12-2013, 10:56 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,985
Posted By bMarcusW
Talking Okay, I'm now dumping the clutch in 5th at the...

Okay, I'm now dumping the clutch in 5th at the same time as turning the ignition off. Really hoping the PO didn't let it run like that...



Thanks Nick, I will definitely add that to the list of...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-11-2013, 10:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,985
Posted By bMarcusW
Thanks for the response :) I will check the choke...

Thanks for the response :) I will check the choke tomorrow, as well as read through the workshop PDF I found to figure out how to properly set the ignition timing, etc.

Also, I forgot to mention,...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-11-2013, 02:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,985
Posted By bMarcusW
'84 M10 Carb'd 316 -- Ignition timing issues?

Hi Guys,

I'm really stuck, so I thought maybe I'd post here and explain my car's symptoms, just in case someone has seen this sort of thing before.

1) On cold mornings (we're talking 3c or...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-08-2013, 09:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,856
Posted By bMarcusW
Very impressive build! That thing must pull so...

Very impressive build! That thing must pull so hard...

How's the handling/weight distribution with the v8? :D
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-05-2013, 08:37 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,846
Posted By bMarcusW
Wow, that's quite the track! Wish I had access to...

Wow, that's quite the track! Wish I had access to something like that :p

I'm no expert on diesel motors (or motors in general), but they've usually got some great low end torque which would likely...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-04-2013, 09:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 369
Posted By bMarcusW
Thanks, I'll make sure to check in those places...

Thanks, I'll make sure to check in those places :D

Haven't been this excited in quite some time. Since my e36 really..
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-04-2013, 11:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 369
Posted By bMarcusW
Thanks, I think I will go for it... Are...

Thanks, I think I will go for it...

Are there any common issues to look for when I go see it? Any questions I could ask the owner?
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-03-2013, 08:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 369
Posted By bMarcusW
New to e30s, need some advice on a trade

Hey guys,

Just wondering what you think about this 316i here, I'm looking for a car to commute to work and school so fuel economy is a biggie....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-27-2012, 10:03 PM
Replies: 18,211
Views: 2,005,534
Posted By bMarcusW
Thanks for clarifying, I only worked on the...

Thanks for clarifying, I only worked on the engine, cooling and electrical to get it running. When I traded it I got it in that condition. I think I want a real e36, I'll start looking for one when I...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-26-2012, 06:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 615
Posted By bMarcusW
I just finished rebuilding an m42, they're fun to...

I just finished rebuilding an m42, they're fun to work on. However, if I were to do it again I would've bought a straight 6, ignored how difficult the job would be, and swapped. Just not enough power...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-26-2012, 06:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 615
Posted By bMarcusW
Very cool, if you do end up taking on the job,...

Very cool, if you do end up taking on the job, you should document it on the forums for everyone to enjoy :)
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