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Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-28-2010, 10:29 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,904
Posted By ruf-porsche
95 and later has EWS security system. Did you...

95 and later has EWS security system. Did you swap in the ecu from the 93 or are u using the original ecu?
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-08-2010, 05:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 690
Posted By ruf-porsche
95 BMWs have coil packs so there are no rotors or...

95 BMWs have coil packs so there are no rotors or caps.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-08-2010, 05:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,827
Posted By ruf-porsche
This is for removing the wood veneer cover that...

This is for removing the wood veneer cover that sits in the console. Get a suction cup like those found on a gps unit that are used to attach it to the window. Attach it to the front of the console...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-08-2010, 05:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,072
Posted By ruf-porsche
I have a stuck seat post on a Trek 930. What's...

I have a stuck seat post on a Trek 930. What's the best way to remove it.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-29-2010, 06:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 888
Posted By ruf-porsche
Shimmy in the brake pedal or steering wheel? ...

Shimmy in the brake pedal or steering wheel?

Shimmy in brake pedal warp rotor.

Shimmy in steering wheel worn suspension parts.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-19-2010, 07:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 636
Posted By ruf-porsche
Black electrical tape over the SRS light is the...

Black electrical tape over the SRS light is the cheap shoemaker way of dealing with it. LOL
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-15-2010, 04:44 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,414
Posted By ruf-porsche
Or some CHEAP P.O. couldn't afford to get the ABS...

Or some CHEAP P.O. couldn't afford to get the ABS fix so they pulled the bulb. Turn the key to the run (not start position) position and see if the ABS light comes on.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-15-2010, 06:13 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,490
Posted By ruf-porsche
I use the BMW stuff, but if you want to use a...

I use the BMW stuff, but if you want to use a cheaper stuff make sure it's phosphate free.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-14-2010, 09:32 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,733
Posted By ruf-porsche
Probably made in Mexico or China.

Probably made in Mexico or China.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 12-02-2009, 05:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,226
Posted By ruf-porsche
[QUOTE=CarDriver;4730964]Lambda... 1/3 of a Nerd...

[QUOTE=CarDriver;4730964]Lambda... 1/3 of a Nerd fraternity :dunno:

Best Answer

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y2KIxMQro-w
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 11-30-2009, 05:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,015
Posted By ruf-porsche
Don't smoke while replacing the fuel pump. It...

Don't smoke while replacing the fuel pump. It would be nice if the tank was half empy. If not jack the right side of the car up so that the fuel will slosh over to the left side.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 11-30-2009, 05:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,005
Posted By ruf-porsche
Take it into Pep girl for an alignment. No need...

Take it into Pep girl for an alignment. No need to take it to a fancy smacy suspension shop since the only adjustment is TOE.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 11-30-2009, 05:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 969
Posted By ruf-porsche
Check the charging system. Sounds like your...

Check the charging system. Sounds like your alternator decided to quit alternating.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-28-2009, 08:12 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,860
Posted By ruf-porsche
When you went to replace the CPS did you...

When you went to replace the CPS did you disconnect a vacuum hose?
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-10-2009, 09:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 783
Posted By ruf-porsche
If you know someone with a copy of carsoft 6.5 on...

If you know someone with a copy of carsoft 6.5 on their laptop and the correct cables, they can reset the SRS light. If you were in Chicago I could reset the light for you.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-10-2009, 09:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,031
Posted By ruf-porsche
The screw or screws that secure the steel motor...

The screw or screws that secure the steel motor body to the plastic end cap of the motor has either back out or the plastic is stripped. You can put a slightly larger screw (diameter, not length) to...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-01-2009, 12:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 347
Posted By ruf-porsche
Check for Spark

People are always telling other to check for spark when their engine don't start. I know how to check for spark with regular spark plug cable and spark plug, but how do one check for spark if the...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-26-2009, 09:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 929
Posted By ruf-porsche
LKM module is probably on the fritz.

LKM module is probably on the fritz.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-26-2009, 09:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 748
Posted By ruf-porsche
Kinda doubt it's the a/c compressor. Probably...

Kinda doubt it's the a/c compressor. Probably the tensioner.
Forum: Off-Topic 12-17-2008, 04:37 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,117
Posted By ruf-porsche
Yep it a female GHOST. Ask any male who have a...

Yep it a female GHOST. Ask any male who have a female move in with them or live with a female and he will tell you how many rolls of toilet paper they go through.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 12-17-2008, 04:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 616
Posted By ruf-porsche
Did you check the fuel pump?

Did you check the fuel pump?
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 12-17-2008, 04:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 365
Posted By ruf-porsche
disconnect the battery for 15 minutes and see if...

disconnect the battery for 15 minutes and see if that corrects the problem
Forum: Off-Topic 12-16-2008, 07:19 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 3,198
Posted By ruf-porsche
Some people have no business having kids.

Some people have no business having kids.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 12-16-2008, 07:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,045
Posted By ruf-porsche
Here's a chart. 5 second search on google. Since...

Here's a chart. 5 second search on google. Since you have a 89 It is probably Dexron III

http://www.bmwtips.com/tipsntricks/Tranny/GM1999Chart.jpg
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-04-2008, 09:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 443
Posted By ruf-porsche
Should be an error code that you can retrieve. ...

Should be an error code that you can retrieve. Do the stomp test or get a code reader. I like carsoft 6.5.
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