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E30 (1982 - 1993)
God's Chariot. The E30 was produced primarily from 1982 through 1991. The cabriolet was the one exception which was produced through 1993.

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Old 12-03-2012, 03:52 AM
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1993 325i

my gauges sometimes want to go off and on, not all the time. tack goes down etc. car still runs. have new alternator any ideas as to what could be wrong? My air bag light also wants to stay on, any help would be appreciated. Thanks

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Old 12-03-2012, 05:21 AM
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bad contacts in the ign switch. bad earths. multi plug half out. corrosion in fuse box. loose, or corroded connections. bad relay(s). Pick any one or mix and match!
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Old 12-03-2012, 10:03 PM
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Old 12-04-2012, 09:06 AM
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Re-solder the board joints in the cluster.
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