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Forum: E39 M5 (1998-2003) 09-23-2008, 11:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,201
Posted By YiXBimmer
00 M5, Good Deal?

Hey everybody, I'm looking to upgrade from my '89 BMW 325ix to something a little newer with a little more power 9yes I know the M5 is A LOT more power). There's a 00 a few miles from where I live,...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-12-2008, 01:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,701
Posted By YiXBimmer
That's another thing, they're the original...

That's another thing, they're the original injectors and it's got 147k, so when I bring it to the shop I'll let the guy know that could be a culprit.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-11-2008, 10:26 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,701
Posted By YiXBimmer
Okay so when I drove the car out of my garage...

Okay so when I drove the car out of my garage today, all the smoke went away. I think it was just steam from the temperature difference inside/outside. But anyway, car still is hard starting when...
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 07-09-2008, 07:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 893
Posted By YiXBimmer
Thumbs up M3 vs. E46 Ci

I'm pretty sure that it will be either of these two cars. What should I look out for? I'm gonna get it through a dealer that I've bought a few cars off of (with no problems). What about driveability,...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-07-2008, 09:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,701
Posted By YiXBimmer
It's not a burning oil white smoke, or a coolant...

It's not a burning oil white smoke, or a coolant white smoke, it's a smells like it's running really rich white smoke; So with that we can rule the head gasket out.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-07-2008, 06:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 557
Posted By YiXBimmer
you mean kind of like me? lol

you mean kind of like me? lol
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-07-2008, 05:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 557
Posted By YiXBimmer
No but my advice would be to make sure it's...

No but my advice would be to make sure it's serviced, otherwise you'll end up with one like mine, which is mechanically new because somebody didn't believe in maintenance.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-07-2008, 05:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,701
Posted By YiXBimmer
Thanks, I just don't want to sell it for peanuts...

Thanks, I just don't want to sell it for peanuts because a $15 sensor decided to short circuit. Thanks for the help btw, I tried calling my local BMW dealer and of course they don't know what it is...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-07-2008, 05:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 557
Posted By YiXBimmer
I have an '89 up for sale if you're interested....

I have an '89 up for sale if you're interested. 4dr, red on tan, auto, 147k mls.

Lots of new parts, but runs rough, PM me if you're interested. 4500obo
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-07-2008, 02:14 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,437
Posted By YiXBimmer
I'm 17, and and E30 is my first car, trust me on...

I'm 17, and and E30 is my first car, trust me on this, have it checked out by BMW or an independent shop before you get one, I made the mistake and mechanically my car is basically brand new. (Thanks...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-07-2008, 02:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,701
Posted By YiXBimmer
Exclamation M20 Hard Starting

I replaced the head gasket and intake manifold gaskets on my '89 iX and it's having trouble starting. If I leave it overnight, the car starts almost instantly, but runs rough and once warmed up,...
Forum: European Delivery 07-06-2008, 12:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,254
Posted By YiXBimmer
The blue car is a new Subaru WRX STI and the...

The blue car is a new Subaru WRX STI and the silver car is a Peugeot 205, BTW. :)

I envy you guys, all I have to show is an E30 iX and my moms E38 740iL. Be interested in a trade? lol
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-29-2008, 06:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 603
Posted By YiXBimmer
Looking for an M3

I want to part with my E30 iX and trade up to either an E36 M3 (sedan, 2dr, auto, manual doesn't matter) or an E36 328 (preferably a coupe manual).

Are there any problem areas I should look for? I...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 01-02-2008, 05:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 891
Posted By YiXBimmer
http://home.earthlink.net/~wardellhix/members/news...

http://home.earthlink.net/~wardellhix/members/newsletters/iXchange12.html#Jump%20Headbolt

This is the link to the website. Let me know what you make of it.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 01-02-2008, 04:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,044
Posted By YiXBimmer
Try disconnecting the battery and resetting the...

Try disconnecting the battery and resetting the ECU codes. It can only help things.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 01-02-2008, 04:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 891
Posted By YiXBimmer
I saw a diagram that you remove one at a time in...

I saw a diagram that you remove one at a time in a series so that you don't have to take it all apart. Was on the iX Registry page if I'm not mistaken.:confused:
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 01-02-2008, 04:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 593
Posted By YiXBimmer
Pelican Parts sells a SuperSprint muffler...

Pelican Parts sells a SuperSprint muffler (correct me if I'm wrong) which is reasonably priced and seems decent. Any experience with those?

(I'm new to Bimmerfest btw and E30s [got mine in August]...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 01-02-2008, 02:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 891
Posted By YiXBimmer
My head gasket seeps from cylinders 1 and 2, I...

My head gasket seeps from cylinders 1 and 2, I heard it's pretty normal for these cars b/c of the head bolts. You think a new set would solve it?
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 01-02-2008, 06:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 593
Posted By YiXBimmer
Ansa Exhaust?

I'm thinking of a new muffler for my car, limited budget so it's either factory or Ansa. How do they sound on the E30? I've never heard one.

What about rust, I heard this is somewhat of an issue...
Forum: Dealer Feedback / Vehicle Problems 01-02-2008, 06:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,243
Posted By YiXBimmer
I don't even have a BMW made in the 90's (1989)...

I don't even have a BMW made in the 90's (1989) but Inskip BMW in Warwick, RI still treats me like I bought a brand new Alpina B7.

Very highly recommended.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 12-29-2007, 10:00 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 23,355
Posted By YiXBimmer
This is fantastic, it even includes the sections...

This is fantastic, it even includes the sections for the iX specific stuff. GREAT!! :)
Forum: New Member Introductions 12-29-2007, 09:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 448
Posted By YiXBimmer
Thumbs up To all users

Thanks for helping all of us with our problems, without each other our cars would never be on the road!

--Tyler

:)
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