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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 10-31-2012, 06:34 AM
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Car wont Crank

My car started just fine after the replacement of the radiator and after I replaced the battery but then I changed the the fuses in the rear power distribution box not the the relays and also changed a couple fuses in the front but now it just turns but wont crank
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Old 10-31-2012, 07:12 AM
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My car started just fine after the replacement of the radiator and after I replaced the battery but then I changed the the fuses in the rear power distribution box not the the relays and also changed a couple fuses in the front but now it just turns but wont crank
Huh? crank and turn are the same thing, you mean it won't start which means run is that right?
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Old 10-31-2012, 07:22 AM
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lol yeah my bad
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Old 10-31-2012, 07:25 AM
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lol yeah my bad it was working just fine yesterday kind of studdered afetr while like it didnt want to start and eventually it just wont now but Im missing a screw for the negative side of the battery connecter which might be the problem
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Old 10-31-2012, 03:58 PM
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I think you have solved it.
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Old 10-31-2012, 04:53 PM
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that or the fuel pump decided to commit suicide.
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Old 10-31-2012, 08:49 PM
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Yeah, they do that.
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Old 11-05-2012, 06:46 AM
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Cool I just ordered a fuel pump and a new filter just to be on the safe side appreciate the info my Bimmer Peeps I shall get back too you
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