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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-21-2015, 03:46 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 487
Posted By Nick323
I bet this means "bump started" as in bumping the...

I bet this means "bump started" as in bumping the piston past compression. As in old motorbikes...
If your car does not start when swinging the starter motor, but does when push started, I would be...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-21-2015, 03:37 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,545
Posted By Nick323
Wink What a pity to hear about your bad experiences...

What a pity to hear about your bad experiences with a supplier :mad:
Over here we are so used to it, that we assume ignorance from the start. It is seldom that I have been pleasantly prooven wrong...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-21-2015, 03:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 384
Posted By Nick323
Small things that make a BIG difference ;)

Small things that make a BIG difference ;)
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-13-2015, 04:54 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 17,710
Posted By Nick323
Post CAI, Horn & Water bottle bracket

Whilst waiting for the panelbeater to collect my baby I have done a few more things.

As you read at the beginning, on my way up from Cape Town the OE coolant reservoir popped.
To repair it, I had...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-13-2015, 04:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 344
Posted By Nick323
Quopoman I read you clearly and am often in the...

Quopoman I read you clearly and am often in the same boat, as I do not want to compromise my workmanship (http://nicksracing.com) with inferior parts.
I normally Google the part name or supplier and...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-13-2015, 04:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 212
Posted By Nick323
I have fitted Recaro to my project. There...

I have fitted Recaro to my project.
There should be photo's.
You also get Chinese Recaro's :jawdrop:
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-13-2015, 03:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 195
Posted By Nick323
I can understand a lack of spelling I cannot...

I can understand a lack of spelling
I cannot tollerate lazyness in punctuation !
I wonder if anybody will help you if you do not help us :(
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-13-2015, 03:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 277
Posted By Nick323
Please do not post the same issue twice under a...

Please do not post the same issue twice under a different heading
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-13-2015, 03:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 263
Posted By Nick323
Please do not post the same issue twice under a...

Please do not post the same issue twice under a different heading
Forum: New Member Introductions 07-13-2015, 02:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 229
Posted By Nick323
Congrats :thumbup:

Congrats :thumbup:
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-07-2015, 02:33 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,545
Posted By Nick323
Thumbs up Respect

Great to see you doing this right :thumbup:
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-07-2015, 01:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 322
Posted By Nick323
ABS sensors, CPS, camshaft sensors all the same...

ABS sensors, CPS, camshaft sensors all the same in that they use magnetic inductance to count the teeth flying by.
Quite often their effectiveness is compromised by metal shavings sticking to them....
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-07-2015, 01:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 351
Posted By Nick323
Ashraf, please give me the URL ?

Ashraf, please give me the URL ?
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-30-2015, 07:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 261
Posted By Nick323
Nice :)

Nice :)
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-30-2015, 07:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 344
Posted By Nick323
Please do not replace the springs without...

Please do not replace the springs without matching the shocks.
The shocks are there to dampen your spring harmonics.
Since they are often position sensitive, if they operate permanently in a...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-30-2015, 06:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 351
Posted By Nick323
Cool :)

Cool :)
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-30-2015, 05:35 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 17,710
Posted By Nick323
Smile Dipstick mods

Thanks a lot for those words of encouragement :)
I have posted URL's before that link to Albums on my FB page showing Namibia in all its splendour. 517022 What is not so pretty are the Road death...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-23-2015, 06:47 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 17,710
Posted By Nick323
Unhappy Who will do the panelbeating

Thank you Simon :beerchug:

From what I gather we first got the normal H4 lights and only later sealed beam units.
The seal beam units were no dimmer than the H4-type, unless you were going to fit...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-22-2015, 02:18 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 17,710
Posted By Nick323
Thumbs up Lights

Simon I am sure you will gasp at my next modification :p
& not because it hails from Australia :wahwah:
The stock E30 headlights were OK for civilised countries with streetlamps etc.
Here we have...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-22-2015, 01:34 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 41,757
Posted By Nick323
I hope my answer made sense ?

I hope my answer made sense ?
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-17-2015, 02:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 562
Posted By Nick323
You can try Goop or similar But if it comes off...

You can try Goop or similar
But if it comes off afterward you will have to re-paint the boot :(
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-17-2015, 02:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 319
Posted By Nick323
You have to pump the pedal for it to shift...

You have to pump the pedal for it to shift smoothly, then it could be 2 things:
1) Air in clutch fluid or misadjusted- Master & slave kit plus new fluid is not a bad/expensive idea
2) Synchro's...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-17-2015, 02:49 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 41,757
Posted By Nick323
I have tried m1 group in Cape town, but found...

I have tried m1 group in Cape town, but found that they could deliver no more than promisses :(
Pleased email me your contacts, if you are prepared to do so ?
feedback@nicksracing.com
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-16-2015, 08:12 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 41,757
Posted By Nick323
Masterpats is quite a good source and the you...

Masterpats is quite a good source and the you have Gumtree.
We have nothing :(
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-16-2015, 08:12 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 17,710
Posted By Nick323
Post Exhaust build

Some sharp eyed weasels saw a bit of the Exhaust in my last posting, so I will try explain what I did :wahwah:
I have been designing tuned header systems for over 25 years using a pulsed wave theory...
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