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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 08-14-2006, 12:29 PM
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i have a 1985 325e and i was wondering how i advance the timing?
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i have a 1985 325e and i was wondering how i advance the timing?
Why? And Why make 3 threads?
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Old 08-14-2006, 01:33 PM
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didnt kno i made 3, sry
If you really want to advance the timing, the only way I know to do it is remove the timing belt and advance the cam sprocket. I wouldn't recomend it though.
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Old 08-14-2006, 01:58 PM
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If you really want to advance the timing, the only way I know to do it is remove the timing belt and advance the cam sprocket. I wouldn't recomend it though.
I believe he`s trying to advance the IGNITION timing not the VALVE timing
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I believe he`s trying to advance the IGNITION timing not the VALVE timing
either way, isnt the distributor a direct mount? i didnt think there was adjustment in the timing.......
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i have a 1985 325e and i was wondering how i advance the timing?
I wouldnt fux with it
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