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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 09-11-2008, 09:33 AM
warsdemon warsdemon is offline
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Headlight Problems

Hello,
I'm new too the forums and just encountered some headlight trouble and was wondering if anyone could help me. my right low beam is out, my left one works fine, but the weird thing is when i put the high beams on all 4 lamps are working anyone have a quick fix? thank you very much!
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Old 09-11-2008, 10:29 AM
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just too be more specific its a 91 BMW 318i
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Old 09-11-2008, 11:27 AM
E.L.A's Finast E.L.A's Finast is offline
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check the wires may be some one cross a wire if im not mastaking it only has one beam and they conected from the high beaqm next to it
and if you want a quick fix run a wire from the low beam on the left to the right
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Old 09-12-2008, 03:51 PM
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alright thanks. and was wondering someone said that it could be the low beam relay is that possible?
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Old 09-20-2008, 10:27 AM
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The low beam portion of the light is probably burnt out. Replace the light. Should only be $10 for a new light
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Old 09-20-2008, 12:12 PM
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You have sealed beam lights. Everything is working normally for a set of headlights with either a low-beam filament or the fuse for that low beam blown.
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Old 09-20-2008, 06:19 PM
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hobbs new mexico?

really? out by the state line eh? I will be going to Los Lunas New Mexico shortly...how is Hobbs? wet?.....Cliff
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