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Forum: New Member Introductions 06-01-2012, 04:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 729
Posted By William37
I have already checked that all the oil is clear...

I have already checked that all the oil is clear and the fill cap is good. I have it at a BMW Show to be checked out.
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Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-28-2012, 10:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,166
Posted By William37
Thank you for your time and the infomation, i...

Thank you for your time and the infomation, i will try the the thermastat in the water and check the symptons for a blown head gasket.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-28-2012, 08:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,166
Posted By William37
Would you know what the the heater valve does, if...

Would you know what the the heater valve does, if it is bad would it have anything to do with the car running hot? I replaced the thermastat but it is doing the same as the old one. I kept the old...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-27-2012, 12:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,166
Posted By William37
Thanks i will

Thanks i will
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-27-2012, 08:19 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,166
Posted By William37
I will check for the heater valve. ...

I will check for the heater valve.
Thanks i will let you know if i find one.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-27-2012, 08:01 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,166
Posted By William37
1998 bmw z3

Yes the electric fan is working and replaced the clutch fan. Had the head gasket replaced and the head turned. Ran good after having that done. But now the problem is back. It could be the head...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-27-2012, 07:39 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,166
Posted By William37
It would if i i didn't turn it off.

It would if i i didn't turn it off.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-27-2012, 07:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,166
Posted By William37
No when it starts to move it will keep going to...

No when it starts to move it will keep going to hot. I have had the bleeding done on it twice.
Thanks for your reply
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-27-2012, 07:02 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,166
Posted By William37
1998 bmw z3 1.9 engine automatic

I have a 1998 Z3 that i am having a heating problem with. First i will tell what has been done. Replaced thermostat,replaced radiater, and bleed the the system. When the temp. gage starts to move to...
Forum: New Member Introductions 05-26-2012, 11:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 729
Posted By William37
1998 bmw z3 1.9 engine automatic

I have a 1998 Z3 that i am having a heating problem with. First i will tell what has been done. Replaced thermostat,replaced radiater, and bleed the the system. When the temp. gage starts to move to...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-18-2012, 04:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,110
Posted By William37
Thanks for all the good advice doing the bleeding...

Thanks for all the good advice doing the bleeding found out that the radiator cap was bad. Replaced it and all seems to be okay, do you know if the drain plug on the radiator turns to the right or...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-09-2012, 09:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,110
Posted By William37
When you say bleed the system is that done by...

When you say bleed the system is that done by opening a bleeder valve in the system. This may sound like a dumb question but i am not sure as to what to open in order to bleed system.
Thanks a lot...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-09-2012, 07:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,110
Posted By William37
1998 bmw z3 heating problem

I have replaced the the thermostat and it did not solve problem. Also i have replaced the radiator, i never hear the electric fan run, it has a clutch on it does the fan have a relay on it that could...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 02-11-2012, 09:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,341
Posted By William37
My friend is thinking about doing his seats on...

My friend is thinking about doing his seats on his 98 BMW Z3, i think he will need all the imformation he can get.
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Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 02-09-2012, 11:33 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 390
Posted By William37
Smile 1998 bmw z3

How do you set the idle speed on 1.9 4 cly. engine?
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 02-09-2012, 06:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,341
Posted By William37
Smile Repairing seats

Thanks for putting this on vidio this will be very helpful.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 02-09-2012, 06:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,341
Posted By William37
Seat bushing

Thanks for your help i will pass it on to my friend of has the 98 Z3.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 02-08-2012, 01:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,341
Posted By William37
Smile 1998 bmw z3 seat adjustment

My seats have movement them when i stop or take off. They move just about 1 inch each way. Thanks for any help fixing this problem.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 12-18-2011, 09:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,208
Posted By William37
Air Pump

Thanks for the link very helpful.
Thanks
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 12-18-2011, 05:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,208
Posted By William37
1998 z3

This is a friends car but i will tell him about the air pump that you have. As for what they are worth i guess that would be the condition it is in. I would be guessing but some where between...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 12-17-2011, 06:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,208
Posted By William37
Smile 1998 bmw z3 smog air pump

What does the Smog Emission Pump do? My pump on 1998 BMW Z3 1.9 engine, auto transmission, i was told that before long it would have to be replaced. How do you know when it needs to be replaced? Can...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-26-2011, 06:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,105
Posted By William37
1998 bmw 540i rear window problem

My rear window on drivers side will not close. How much of a problem is it to remove rear door panel. I think it may have come off of track. Any tips will help.
...
Forum: New Member Introductions 10-28-2011, 08:38 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 222
Posted By William37
Smile Reset oil change lights

1998 BMW 540I V8 4.4 Engine, how do you reset the oil change lights after oil change?
Thanks
Forum: New Member Introductions 10-15-2011, 12:15 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 331
Posted By William37
Smile 1998 bmw 540i 15/40 oil ???

I have 98 BMW 540I that i switched for Mobil 1- 10-W-30 to what the owners manual says to used 15x40 weight. After about 2000 miles i am hearing what sounds like valve clicking. I don't know if it is...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-11-2011, 06:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,245
Posted By William37
Smile Thanks i will have someone check that for me.

Thanks i will have someone check that for me.
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