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  1. BMW Engine Conversions
    hi,few months ago i swap my engine on a 95 e36 318i convertible to a 1.8is,i know not so much difference but i couldnt find a bigger one before,now ive found a 2.5l engine and i want to swap it,but i have few questions because i read all over the internet and im still confused. the list what i...
  2. BMW Tuning Forum
    hey guys am about to swap 18is on my e21 and i will get it chipped to increase it +10hp will it be good for drifting on my e21?
  3. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    hi just recently the brake lights on my bm have stopped working, i've replaced all the bulbs and the fuse any ideas?
  4. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi been having trouble with a few parts to my bm. The brake lights have stopped working, I have replaced all the blubs and the fuse but it doesnt make no difference any ideas? window sceen water pump doesnt work either and the doors are starting to play up???
  5. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    My pads and discs are getting a bit worn so on the look out for some more. My choices are either go to Ajays and get standard brakes and discs, or upgrade them slightly. If there is such a thing, is there a "next one up", I want something better than standard but not £600 worth... Also would be...
  6. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi All first time so hope have posted properly ! problems trying to start, have checked the fuel pump relay/s found under plastic cowl on firewall/bulkhead under bonnet 3 relays in total, suspect that the middel one is the pump relay All are functional. Suspect the pump cant here it running...
  7. Quarry Motors - BMW Specialists
    Hi, Sorry to bother you but I'm looking for a price on a rear box and possible cat upwards. Thanks Matt
  8. BMW Chassis and Brakes
    1997 E36 1.8is- ride height after fitting coilovers?EDIT: New problem! last post Posting here aswell as i think i put it in the wrong section :) Just finished fitting the rear coilovers and one side is sitting nearly an inch higher than the other? The lowest side (o/s/r) has the height...
  9. BMW Chassis and Brakes
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  10. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    The only vents on my car that let out heat is the windscreen ones! All the other just blow cold. Is this normal or not ? There are no running/overheating/whatever problems at all just a lack of heat.The windscreen vents let out nice hot air no problem. Thanks Dave P.S.> I did a search on this...
  11. BMW Engine Conversions
    hi guys new to this site but i wonder if anyone could help me i have a e36 1.8is buy would like to put a 2.0 straight 6 in. I have got engine,gearbox,loom,ecu,prop,and rear diff, is this anothe and where do i start i now i can fit engine its just the wireloom any ideas.:thumbsup
  12. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    This was done by the previous owner. On the front drivers side just in front of the jacking point is where someones put either a jack or an axle stand and it's went through :shifty: I removed the inner arch trim and i can get to above the sill easy enough but it seems this little bit of sill...
  13. General BMW Discussions
    Anyone know how much bmw/other reputable garage would charge to remove/re-fit my starter motor ? Thanks Dave
  14. General BMW Discussions
    With my mot due in 2 months i decided to give the car a once over. I have a list of things needed here and i'm looking for advice/links on where is best to buy them from if anyone can help ? ABS light is on. How much to find out which relay it needs? and how much is relay? Front wishbones...
  15. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi all, I have searched and trawled through lot's of threads in search of an answer to this one i can't find anything helpfull, so give up and decided to ask... Non of the lights in the cluster work, neither does the backlights in the clock or heater controls.All the gauges/speedo etc work...
  16. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    has any body recently bout the coilover kit from hottuning? i have fitted myne bin on the car now 2wks well maybe 1 wk and i have recently spotted a knocking noise when going over deep well not that deep bumps in the roads and doing my head in already replaced lower arms ball joints powerflex...
  17. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    does anybody know some realy good head lights on the market ebay which are the best? links 1. firstly 330366034409 2nd. 110394414371 3rd. 120423883181 4 th.220459090342
  18. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    does any body know why poerflex bushes squeek ? is it normal that they squeeck going roung the corner? do i need to spray wd40 on the arms were they go in the the bush on them to loosen the friction? please its driving me round the bend want squeek free suspention.. and does anybody know if...