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E36 (1991 - 1999)
The E36 chassis 3-Series BMW was a huge hit among driving enthusiasts from the first moment the car hit the pavement. The E36 won numerous awards over the years it was produced and is still a favorite of many BMW enthusiasts to this day! -- View the E36 Wiki

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Old 08-22-2011, 04:35 PM
Xman623 Xman623 is offline
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Question Intermintent Failsafe & Rough Idle

Aright I put a cap on the check engine light and failsafe light. It needed TPS, O2, Knock.
But now you have to drive for a while or let it sit in drive for Failsafe to turn on. Gets hot around center shift and has a little burn smell. Changed Fluid and Filter Could it be low? If you turn car off and start light is out but after awhile comes on again.
NEXT Has a rough idle upon start up then smooths out. When yo drop it in drive sounds like you put a cam in it(If you ever ownd a camaro or mustang) Any Suggestions?
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