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Old 05-18-2007, 11:21 AM
hamburg hamburg is offline
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Mein Auto: BMW 3.0 CSi
1971 E9 3.0 CSi

any ideas how to rectify missing. mine is an injected version, got a new distributor, plugs. still on slightest dampness it misses one sometimes two cylinders. havent changed cables yet but WD-40 has always helped out, till today - still running on 5. any general advice welcome.
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Old 05-21-2007, 05:21 PM
Ericthenorse Ericthenorse is offline
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Mein Auto: 1973 3.0 CSI
Try spraying a little brake cleaner around the injectors with the motor running... If the idle changes, you have bad seals causing it to run a bit lean.....
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