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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-09-2009, 02:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 371
Posted By soberider199
im not completely sure but it could either be the...

im not completely sure but it could either be the throttle cable and return cable being worn out, check to see if it has alot of slack in it, and does it rev up and down when its idling because it...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 02-09-2009, 09:42 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 396
Posted By soberider199
1985 318i tranny problems

ever since the weather got colder my 318i tranny has started to act up, it has full fluids and everything but for some reason it is really hard to put in gear while its just warming up and then once...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 01-07-2009, 01:10 PM
Replies: 3,028
Views: 614,026
Posted By soberider199
my 1985 318i ...

my 1985 318i
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Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 12-03-2008, 02:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 759
Posted By soberider199
replace the icv (idle control valve) mine had the...

replace the icv (idle control valve) mine had the same problem and i replaced everything but that and it still continued then i finally got that and it never happens anymore no matter how hard i beat...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 12-03-2008, 02:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,920
Posted By soberider199
nice ya i had mine like yours for a little but...

nice ya i had mine like yours for a little but but i wanted some more sound and having the tube and it down by the wheel made and nice throaty little sound what kind of motor did you put it on
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 11-19-2008, 02:23 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 286
Posted By soberider199
suspension lock up

my left front shock is locked and wont move at all any idea on whats causing this, this is the first night its been under 20 degrees could that have something to do with it? and it is the stock...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 11-19-2008, 02:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,920
Posted By soberider199
haha im just saying guys lol, some people dont...

haha im just saying guys lol, some people dont got the money for bigger motors and what not lol
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 11-14-2008, 06:23 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,226
Posted By soberider199
what lower valence is that or did you make it...

what lower valence is that or did you make it yourself it looks really good
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 11-14-2008, 06:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,920
Posted By soberider199
how to put a cold air intake on your 318i

i just got done trying new ways to actually put a whole cold air intake system on my 1985 318i. to start go to autozone ,advance auto and buy the 50 dollar universal kit and an exhaust hanger. then...
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 11-14-2008, 06:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,660
Posted By soberider199
o word thanks man

o word thanks man
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 10-31-2008, 04:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 994
Posted By soberider199
was there any warping when it overheated

was there any warping when it overheated
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 10-31-2008, 04:39 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,184
Posted By soberider199
hey as for the overheating thing get a new pump...

hey as for the overheating thing get a new pump and thermostat thats all you need to do to fix that and a way to make sure it is that is to look at you fan and see if it seems to go in and out...
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 10-31-2008, 04:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,165
Posted By soberider199
ive got msd ignition in my 75 530 i-600 just buy...

ive got msd ignition in my 75 530 i-600 just buy that you wont have any troubles at all as long as the right person installs it.
Forum: E28 (1982 - 1988) 10-31-2008, 04:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,660
Posted By soberider199
1975 530i

im pretty sure my car is called an e12 and was wondering why a forum hasnt been made for them yet? i would love to talk to some other people and gain some knowledge about what i have also if any one...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 07-03-2008, 12:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 866
Posted By soberider199
ever change the air filter?

ever change the air filter?
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-05-2008, 09:08 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,494
Posted By soberider199
dude that car is extremely nice, keep on working...

dude that car is extremely nice, keep on working on it
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-05-2008, 09:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 972
Posted By soberider199
+1 on that e30s dont have a clutch cable its all...

+1 on that e30s dont have a clutch cable its all hydraulic, you might be able to bleed it and get it to pump up again, but your mostlikely going to have to do what downhiller said.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-05-2008, 08:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 660
Posted By soberider199
i replaced the icv and fuel filter on mine and it...

i replaced the icv and fuel filter on mine and it runs perfectley now, it had the same problem even though it only is a four cylinder, same thing would happen.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-15-2008, 09:15 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 5,849
Posted By soberider199
how would one go about removing the entire ac...

how would one go about removing the entire ac system? isnt there something special you have to do with the fluid in it?
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-15-2008, 09:06 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 724
Posted By soberider199
oo ok, ya what caused it was the front on mine,...

oo ok, ya what caused it was the front on mine, but what u said about the bearings is a very likely cause too.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-14-2008, 09:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 724
Posted By soberider199
it might be as simple as a broken belt in you...

it might be as simple as a broken belt in you wheel, my 318i had a very bad vibration all the way up untill about 45 to 50 mphs. just got some new tires and it went away and rides fine now, how old...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-12-2008, 12:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,889
Posted By soberider199
is there a grinding noise when you let the clutch...

is there a grinding noise when you let the clutch out?
if so try bleeding it made my noise go away.
might be the problem cause ure clutch isnt engaging fully which would explain y u get the...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 04-06-2008, 12:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 819
Posted By soberider199
fuel pressure regulator? where might that be...

fuel pressure regulator? where might that be located on an 85 318i is it the thing on the left side by rear wheel? and the afm is clean, i just took of the entire intake manifold and cleaned...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-28-2008, 05:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 819
Posted By soberider199
it has brand new hoses, and i just checked it...

it has brand new hoses, and i just checked it this afternoon and i dont hear any leaks.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 03-28-2008, 01:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 819
Posted By soberider199
318i trouble Help Needed

I have tried everything to make this car run right, including cleaning the icv, fuel lines, intake manifold, fuel injectors and i got a new pump and fuel filter. it still revs up and down at idle and...
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