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  1. Technical Guides for the E36, E30 and E21
    Hello everyone. I am going to attempt to install an M40 out of a E30 into a 1991 E36 which also has/had an M40 in it. The sump looks different, the E30 M40 sump is low at the front. Does anyone know if this engine will go straight into the E36 or will I need to change parts to make it fit. I...
  2. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Hi all, I could do with some help regarding the amp and speaker wires. My 91 850 is a project so I have bits missing. I have an amp which came out of my 95 840 but looking at the number of wires on the 840s loom harness this must be different as there are less wires on the 850s loom. Can anyone...
  3. General BMW Discussions
    Hi need some advice bought this car 6 years ago and need to get a rough price of its worth now and cant find any for sale to get any ideas.
  4. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Hi all, thought it time I posted my new project! Having now run out of things to do to my 840, I couldn't resist buying another project. I'm sure many saw it on ebay and thought 'who would' but I did have many of the parts missing such as doors, wing, sunroof cartridge, full interior,ecu's...
  5. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi all I have a 1991 E36 320i and need to take the head off as there is no compression on one cylinder. I would appreciate it if you could advise the Torx socket size needed to remove the cylinder head bolts Many thanks in advance
  6. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi My son has just bought a 1991 E36 320i and having removed the intake manifold to get at the starter found that the manifold was melted underneath on the rear 2 intakes and the was a lot of "carbon" around the intakes. Any thoughts on what may have caused this I have included some...
  7. BMW Cars for Sale
    Reluctant sale of my E34 BMW. Good Points:- Full BMW approved service history. Low miles - 108000 Previously owner before myself had her for 20 years. No major rust. Starts first time..... the engine is sweet. 10 months M.O.T. Original BMW tool kit and fire extinguisher. Bad Points:- Third...
  8. Auto Electrical Forum
    The blower heater resistor which is supposed to fit my car E30 (64116912633) doesn't fit. my mechanic says that that particular car was a 'changeover' year, meaning that I suppose some of the parts might have been from newer models? the E36 64111393211 64118391749 seems to suggest that it will...
  9. BMW 7 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 7 Series
    Hi, I have an amplifier problem in my E32. Owned for a few months, the stereo seemed fine when I test drove her, then I motored about for a few weeks without turning it on, as I wanted to listen for faults, etc. Subsequently, when I turned my attention to the radio, it still worked fine but...
  10. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi everyone once again i am back with another BMW issue i can't work out. First i will start you off with a little history of the car so you can see it from my point of view: it has been very well looked after and it on 133k miles body work is dent and rust free and only has very minor...
  11. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hello. Can anyone help with a model specific wiring diagram for my 1991 320 please? Thanks W
  12. Items WANTED - Post any wanted adverts in here
    Can anyone help track dock new old stock 1991 BMW SEAT COVER BASE 52108130694 SILBERGRAU STOFF (0389) Or second drivers hand seat base. Any help would be great. Thank You. Plus price if You can help.
  13. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Can anyone help track dock new old stock 1991 BMW SEAT COVER BASE 52108130694 SILBERGRAU STOFF (0389) Or second drivers hand seat base. Any help would be great. Thank You
  14. Technical Guides for the BMW E31.
    Hi all. This is my first post so bear with me. Been on here looking for weeks for the answer to a dead dash and mid. After much headbanging I've finally fixed it.some time ago I had a dead toad alarm removed by an auto electrician!! Straight after I had no dash and no mid.took it back and he...
  15. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi I have a hole on the floor of the side skirt where the plastic jacking point should be under the car. Is it as simple as cutting then welding a new section in and if so how do I reattach the plastic foot to the new metal ?
  16. Auto Electrical Forum
    Auto Skills: Beginner In my 1991 E30 318i There seems to be a short in the wiring that causes the main power to turn off. When I turn the key to power the car all electronics work normally. Only when I apply a large load to the circuit it switches everything off. That is , whenever I...
  17. Auto Electrical Forum
    1991 E30 318i - SI Board: What is the name of the remove-able chip that is on the SI board ?( Not the SI board itself.) Where do you recommend that I could purchase it ? I also need to replace the batteries. I need a replacement , and I have been searching online for one but I can't seem to...
  18. Items WANTED - Post any wanted adverts in here
    I'm looking for pipe no 64111383499. Its a part of elements located in the trunk (precisely - below the trunk :) ) of headlight cleaning system. BMW dealers says that this item is not longer available. But maybe in UK it's easier to find this thing. Regards,
  19. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    even witht the car cold the temperature gauge shoots to red. even though it isn't overheating. also fog light stays on constantly. any ideas or suggestions? thanks in advance
  20. General BMW Discussions
    i found what seems to be a good deal on a BMW 320i from 91 with 125.000 km, it is for sale at 2000€, the car looks good, but ofc i will get a mechanic to check the car out before i do anything. the thing is i was reading about the car here in the forum and everybody hates it, so i started having...
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