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Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-17-2014, 08:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 327
Posted By djchuck
Ok, so on my way to work today it happened again....

Ok, so on my way to work today it happened again.

The first symptom that I noticed before I even tried to start it, the display was giving me a trans program error (and the tranny is fine) then of...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-16-2014, 10:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 327
Posted By djchuck
'95 525i starter relay vs ews II question

I am having random no start issues. It will crank but not turn over, acts like it's getting no fuel. My internet research has led me to check the following things, starter relay, fuel filter, fuel...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-07-2013, 11:09 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,533
Posted By djchuck
1990 525i speed wobble between 55-65

For what it's worth, I finally got the coin together to get my worn out struts replaced and my shudder went away completely. Like driving a new car again and yes I'm still running the spacers on my...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-07-2013, 10:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 673
Posted By djchuck
Wierd noise

I am having something similar a high pitched whine that changes pitch with the rpms. At first I thought I was getting a ground loop on my stereo ,(if you're familiar that's exactly what it sounds...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-31-2013, 12:10 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,185
Posted By djchuck
The carbon vinyl wrap I used I got from rvinyl...

The carbon vinyl wrap I used I got from rvinyl off of ebay
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-30-2013, 11:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 597
Posted By djchuck
My wife told me when I wanted to by my car that...

My wife told me when I wanted to by my car that she was always told by her parents that you either have a car payment or car maintenance, you pick.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-30-2013, 11:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 491
Posted By djchuck
yeah it does

yeah, door card/door panel are the same, just depends where you are.

man that's rough, getting the panel off without being able to open the door will be difficult at best.

try taking out the...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-28-2013, 11:06 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,185
Posted By djchuck
Chrome Window trim?

Are you talking about the chrome strip that butts up to the window? I didn't even think about wrapping that piece but I like the idea!!
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-28-2013, 10:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 635
Posted By djchuck
hood emblem

Actually I have, I need to check the back of the hood to make sure I can punch through without screwing it up... figured I could run the wires under the hood liner to the hinge and down the hinge to...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-28-2013, 09:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,360
Posted By djchuck
grommets

the grommet holes on my hood are too far apart to fit the 82mm roundel

I had to pull them out to get it to fit.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-28-2013, 09:06 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,025
Posted By djchuck
244k on my '95 525i engine still running strong

244k on my '95 525i engine still running strong
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-28-2013, 08:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,360
Posted By djchuck
that would be pretty vague, I know the "cup" on...

that would be pretty vague, I know the "cup" on the rear is larger than the badge and the "cup" on the front is quite large and seems to be proportionally larger than the rear... guess I could always...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-28-2013, 08:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,360
Posted By djchuck
would be a helpful response...

If I had the original badge.

Can I just get an answer?
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-28-2013, 08:32 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,185
Posted By djchuck
man...

my car is dirty
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-28-2013, 08:31 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,185
Posted By djchuck
aww shucks

Thanks guys... still wanting to do my door posts but I'm going to wait until I work on my rear windows... don't want to tear the doors apart more than I have to. Also have carbon emblems all around...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-28-2013, 08:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 635
Posted By djchuck
Made my own trunk emblem backlight

Sorry I didn't do a write up or video on this but I saw one of these on ebay and it looked a bit on the cheapish side to me so I decided to make my own.

Materials used

3.25" round red plastic...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-28-2013, 07:53 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,185
Posted By djchuck
Thats funny

I thought I had an original idea... I wrapped my stuff a month or 2 ago as well....

here's some pics.

http://i135.photobucket.com/albums/q153/cbgraphix/IMG_2331.jpg...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-28-2013, 07:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,360
Posted By djchuck
e34 Hood Emblem / Roundel / Badge Size?

Ok, so all my resources are only giving me one size option for the badges on my '95 525i (they say trunk and hood are 82mm) when it is obvious that the hood 'should" be a larger size.

What should...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-28-2013, 07:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 726
Posted By djchuck
carbon fiber

I have replaced all my badges with aftermarket carbon fiber badges, the trunk is definitely 82mm on my '95 525i e34 the trunk seems to be larger but I was able to get an 82mm to fit by taking out the...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-24-2013, 02:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 306
Posted By djchuck
tail light question

Of course I read the description but that is most definitely not lighting up anything in my trunk, hence my question. Mine is covered by the trunk liner anyways. Was more curious if any one has...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-24-2013, 02:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 306
Posted By djchuck
tail light question

OK, so on the inner set of tail lights, there is the reverse bulb.. two blank spots (at least on my 95 525i) and a clear plastic box that honestly looks like a strobe light lol.
...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-09-2013, 07:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 518
Posted By djchuck
ok, so let me make sure I understand... (I just...

ok, so let me make sure I understand... (I just posted a similar question that I think you may have dealt with)

Smiley's use H1 bulbs?
Your OEM harness connectors are for 9005/9006 hb3 hb4?
...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-09-2013, 07:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 871
Posted By djchuck
got it

When I went out to take a video it worked on the first try, it's my O2 #1

It was a timing and speed to stomp issue, but I did get it.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-09-2013, 06:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 206
Posted By djchuck
Aftermarket Headlights need help

I just bought a pair of aftermarket headlights for my '95 525i e34 and ran into a snag.

The lights came off an e34 and they fit just fine (already installed them once) was able to wire up the...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-02-2013, 07:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,359
Posted By djchuck
1995 E34 Electrical Troubleshooting Manual

I found this online and thought that there may be some forum users here that could make use of it.

Enjoy!
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