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Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-16-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 179
Posted By amcole
Check control on dash

Hi,

I own a Sweet black 525I (1993) name "Sterling" and he is not running to well. I am getting an Oil Sensor signal on the dash & Check Control signal also....I know I need to...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 11-03-2013, 07:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 502
Posted By amcole
Sometimes equipment failure lets coolant into the...

Sometimes equipment failure lets coolant into the transmission, but that's very bad. ? please explain that statement more.....how bad?
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 11-02-2013, 10:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 338
Posted By amcole
Thank you for responding......The leak is appears...

Thank you for responding......The leak is appears to be dripping form under the fan...........maybe like its dripping from under the radiator......I cant be more descriptive because I cant get under...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 11-02-2013, 05:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 338
Posted By amcole
Good morning, Thanks for...

Good morning,

Thanks for replying to me. I am a lady and dont know a great deal about cars but I wish I did. I was told that my transmission was leaking from the coolant and it...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 11-02-2013, 05:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 502
Posted By amcole
Hi, I have a 1993 525I....are you...

Hi,

I have a 1993 525I....are you referring to the transmission coolant?
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 11-02-2013, 05:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 338
Posted By amcole
transmission leak

Hi,
I am Drea. My 1993 525I "Sterling" is leaking transmission fluid. I live in Atlanta now but I am from Memphis. I was told on the 16th of last month that I needed a transmission coolant, I...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-29-2013, 05:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 316
Posted By amcole
noise when the left rear wheel turns

Good evening,

I am having probelms with Sterling ( 93"525I) again. Today I heard a grining noise from the rear and then popping when the wheels turn. I alslo got valve cover gasket...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-01-2013, 04:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 249
Posted By amcole
Thank you for replying so swiftly. We checked the...

Thank you for replying so swiftly. We checked the fuel filter and it wasnt the probelm. Can you tell us exactly where the following sensors are located on my car;

air flow...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 05-26-2013, 07:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 249
Posted By amcole
fuel pump?

Hi,

I have a 93 525I that is driving me crazy. He is going so slow when I put my foot on the gas petal, the gas hand works sometimes and I have replaced the fuel pump with a used 1 but...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 04-28-2013, 12:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 257
Posted By amcole
lights out!!

Gmorning,

My precious "Sterling" (93 525I) has a probelms please help.....
1.the dash lights arent working @ night like they use to (I check the fuse box) .....I am getting a...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-23-2013, 06:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 315
Posted By amcole
brake linings

Good Morning,

My baby Sterling is a black 93 525I,I am constantly getting a reading on the dash saying "Brake Linings'....is that the same as brake pads or shoes....?
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 12-23-2012, 09:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 755
Posted By amcole
battery is dead.....doors wont unlock

Good morning BMWPEEPS....
I have a probelm. I have allowed my 525i to sit for about a month without starting him. I tried yesterday but the battery is dead. I can...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 12-23-2012, 09:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 756
Posted By amcole
Thank you sooooo much for sharing. I have a 93...

Thank you sooooo much for sharing. I have a 93 525i and am experiencing similar probelms. Have a Merry Christmas!!!!
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-28-2012, 08:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 683
Posted By amcole
Yes!!!!

Yes!!!!
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-26-2012, 12:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 683
Posted By amcole
Thanks i will let you know!!!!

Thanks i will let you know!!!!
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-26-2012, 07:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 683
Posted By amcole
transmission probelm

Hi
I am in trouble. I have a 93' 525I that I purchased in March. I just replaced the transmission. I am getting a transmission porgram reading on the dash. It will go into 1st gear and...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-28-2012, 06:09 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,110
Posted By amcole
Thank you gentlemen!!!

Hi,

I am glad to say that I didnt have a cracked head. It was just as BMW_LVR predicted..........trapped air. A seasoned BMW mechanic came by yesterday and bled it properly. Now my...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-13-2012, 07:16 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,110
Posted By amcole
I did. I dont know what to do now. Do I replace...

I did. I dont know what to do now. Do I replace the heater core now. I pray that I havent made the situation worst. But when I first bled it there was a little heat and now it is nothing. Im lost and...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-13-2012, 06:43 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,110
Posted By amcole
coolant level temp & to use sealant or not....

Hi gentleman,


I have another dilemma, after replacing the water pump, and new radiator & bleeding it,,,,, I noticed that the water was leaking from under the sensor near...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-12-2012, 03:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,110
Posted By amcole
that you for telling me that. I dont have the...

that you for telling me that. I dont have the money to get it fixed the proper way. My daughter is going to college next month. I will try this for sure. Have a great evening.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-12-2012, 03:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,110
Posted By amcole
thank you

Thank you for telling me that. I will try the thermaweld. I actually heard about that from my coworker but hearing that from someone that has used it personally helps. Have a great evening!!!!
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-09-2012, 08:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,155
Posted By amcole
thank you sooooooo much!

thank you sooooooo much!
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-08-2012, 07:33 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,110
Posted By amcole
Angry Sealant for head gasket or cracked head?

Unfortunately I was sold a 525i that may have a head gasket probelm :cry:. I have been told that I could use a sealant? Please voice your opinions and the kind that you recommend if I...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-08-2012, 06:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,155
Posted By amcole
Mr. BMW_LVR, I am so sad...

Mr. BMW_LVR,

I am so sad to hear about the cracked head or gasket. Can you please tell me the difference between the two? And my mechanic recommended a sealant? Do you think that...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-07-2012, 05:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,003
Posted By amcole
what is wrong if you have water on the spark...

what is wrong if you have water on the spark plugs?
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