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Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-22-2016, 08:02 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 617
Posted By Mamij
This is a straightforward general module issue....

This is a straightforward general module issue. Everything else can be checked as a matter of good practice (including blown fuses) but the overwhelming prime suspect is always the gm.

The gm is...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-18-2016, 02:58 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 953
Posted By Mamij
If you have removed ALL the belts (and not just...

If you have removed ALL the belts (and not just one) and the noise is still there, then I'm afraid its your rod or crank bearings. You've got a bad noise over and beyond ticking. Yes it makes sense...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-18-2016, 02:24 PM
Replies: 360
Views: 12,126
Posted By Mamij
I never said that you should fix a leak in the ac...

I never said that you should fix a leak in the ac system by topping up gas. Ac gas naturally escapes from the system over time, and once the system's gas pressure drops below a certain point (i.e....
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-16-2016, 11:21 AM
Replies: 360
Views: 12,126
Posted By Mamij
Hello Vinnie. No, please don't buy those guages -...

Hello Vinnie. No, please don't buy those guages - complete waste of money. That video demonstrates that a certain cleaning procedure helps the ac system on the car. This is an established fact - eric...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-16-2016, 11:20 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 953
Posted By Mamij
That could be a bad bearing or something in the...

That could be a bad bearing or something in the pulley system. Look at each pulley as the engine runs and see if you can see any abnormality. Secondly, Remove each belt and run the engine for a...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-16-2016, 11:18 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 814
Posted By Mamij
Bentley's Ghost returns to the fest. I'm very...

Bentley's Ghost returns to the fest. I'm very sorry to hear the news. It is just horrible.

You are not alone in tragedy here. MSD recently lost his baby girl, late last year. I only read about it...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-15-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 510
Posted By Mamij
I checked both o2 sensors, with disconnecting one...

I checked both o2 sensors, with disconnecting one by one.
Only when the upper one is connected, the mpg gauge will act strange.
With the other one, there are no problems
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-15-2014, 08:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 510
Posted By Mamij
Problem solved :). Disconnected the o2 sensors,...

Problem solved :). Disconnected the o2 sensors, and the problem went away.
I have two precat o2 sensors, only one of them affects the mpg gauge, and looks like it needs replacement.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-14-2014, 03:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 510
Posted By Mamij
Thanks for your reply guys. No I had this car...

Thanks for your reply guys.
No I had this car for 2 years now.
This problem started a few days ago.
The highway roads here are actually pretty flat here in Denmark.
So I was always able to hold...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-14-2014, 01:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 510
Posted By Mamij
MPG gauge unstable

Hi guys,

I am having an issue with the economy gauge.
Basically what is happening is the gauge is not staying stable, even when the car is at a stable speed the gauge will go between 1cm of where...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-17-2014, 06:00 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 10,239
Posted By Mamij
Not everyone fails to read the archives and fails...

Not everyone fails to read the archives and fails to learn from our giants, Ross. BTW we are still waiting on you to explain how pressurised steam removes hard carbon from piston tops, or provide...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-06-2014, 06:00 AM
Replies: 710
Views: 22,823
Posted By Mamij
Updates op ? Its already Tuesday. Did the thicker...

Updates op ? Its already Tuesday. Did the thicker engine oil help ?
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-05-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 964
Posted By Mamij
The first thing you need to do is to stop writing...

The first thing you need to do is to stop writing long posts and read the thread that Cap pointed you to.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-02-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 838
Posted By Mamij
OP, Work something out with MSD. He is...

OP,

Work something out with MSD. He is skilled with a wrench as his big build thread will clearly demonstrate.

MSD, please see to it that the following items are also replaced on the OP's ride...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-02-2014, 02:17 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 13,995
Posted By Mamij
MSD, you are no angel. But I have to agree that...

MSD, you are no angel. But I have to agree that your tone has clearly changed over the years and I know the restraint that was involved and I thank you because I have much to learn from you but I'm...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 04-29-2014, 10:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 606
Posted By Mamij
+38% increase in compression is not minute at all...

+38% increase in compression is not minute at all imae. Basically zombie has an engine with a CR of 13.8:1, if cap's numbers are correct.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 04-27-2014, 01:29 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 2,993
Posted By Mamij
Hi is this car fixed ? What fixed it ?

Hi is this car fixed ? What fixed it ?
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 04-24-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 710
Views: 22,823
Posted By Mamij
OP, are the codes only appearing after your new...

OP, are the codes only appearing after your new maf installation ?

Clear codes and disconnect the new maf. Then drive.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 04-23-2014, 07:24 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 677
Posted By Mamij
Ball joints bro, ball joints. That's what causes...

Ball joints bro, ball joints. That's what causes the movement you tested and saw. The slight movement is amplified when the tank is on the road and under braking load.

The front end is full of...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 04-23-2014, 03:36 AM
Replies: 710
Views: 22,823
Posted By Mamij
Hi MSD, Sir yes sir thank you...

Hi MSD,






Sir yes sir thank you for your validation sir !

I am humbled that you've stepped forward spontaneously and are big enough to admit you were mistaken about something that you...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 04-21-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 710
Views: 22,823
Posted By Mamij
Hi Einstein, Congratulations on the major...

Hi Einstein,

Congratulations on the major progress that you're reporting. That's cool indeed.

I want you to do something else in addition to all of this. Fuel injector cleaning. You might as...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 04-21-2014, 06:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,001
Posted By Mamij
Its been awhile since we saw a good diy here...

Its been awhile since we saw a good diy here (sorry MSD you're too much of an expert for your Brooklyn Snow work to be a DIY :) ). Its really neat and will help many others very easily due to your...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 04-20-2014, 04:17 PM
Replies: 710
Views: 22,823
Posted By Mamij
Cap, big trucking companies still run engine...

Cap, big trucking companies still run engine flushes with full diesel on big trucks they first buy, till today. This was a testimony given in a thread on this subject some time ago.

I've done...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 04-20-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 710
Views: 22,823
Posted By Mamij
Silly move OP to use the same hot-weight oil for...

Silly move OP to use the same hot-weight oil for this initiative. Never mind its a minor mistake. But still pretty silly. Just good natured ribbing. :) Good for a laugh or two.

And still waiting...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 04-18-2014, 10:50 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 2,993
Posted By Mamij
Hi Padre, Head on over to this thread : ...

Hi Padre,

Head on over to this thread :

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=760201&page=16

Read it abit, in particular, the chart.

I want you to baseline your car for the...
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