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  1. RARE emergency mode mistake in a 325tds 1996

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hello, I have a 325tds and something strange happens to him ... when he does not understand and nothing happens because he had the damaged master injector (which already changes) ... but I do not have a good answer and I tried to change the flowmeter because with the Disconnected if it went well...
  2. E36 325TDS Boost Gauge Install ?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Has anyone installed a boost gauge to the M51 TDS Engine ? Purchased the car yesterday and has a manual boost controller but no gauge & need to make sure I don't blow my turbo:hihi :jaw-dropping Thanks in advanced.
  3. Will a E34 325TDS Manifold fit on a E36 325TDS ??!

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Will a E34 325TDS Exhaust Manifold fit on a E36 325TDS ??! Want to have a top Mount turbo set up for a future turbo upgrade so it can accomadate for the size of the turbo upgrade ?? Wondering if the bolt pattern of the manifold off a e34 TDS will be the same as a e36 TDS Head ? Direct bolt on...
  4. E36 325tds idle problem

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hello all, i'm new here. I have e36 325tds with idle problem. First when the car was cold it started with no problem, but when he get warm and i turned it off and try to start it, he will not start(i must wait till he cool down or splash it with water). After that i replaced bosch...
  5. E36 325tds

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Well Iv got a 325 tds compact . It was going fine till I changed my exhaust to a straight through now it wont rev past 4000rpm it's like a petrol engine limmiting and there's no power like it's in limp mode I don't think it was the exhaust but at the same time I did abit of welding on the car...
  6. E36 325tds tuning HELP

    BMW ECU Tuning and Standalone Tuning
    Just wondering if anyone can give me any decent up to date information on the tuning of my TDS e36 1996 from what i understand is that the only tuning software base that can be done is to have it chipped which is becoming difficult i cannot find anywhere locally that does it being based in...
  7. BMW 325tds - future classic or what

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi there - I have a very goo bmw 325tds year 1997 running very well - parked for last 10 years. Was offered £100 from breaker - tyres worth that - what should I do - love this car due to reliability over the 10 years I drove it. - any ideas scrap or keep on road ??
  8. E36 touring 325tds build

    Hi Guys !!! So my dad has owned a E36 325tds touring . At first when he first bought it home i felt sick at the site of it But now over the last 5 or so years its really grown on me . I really got a bond with it when i and my family took it down to Cornwall for 2 weeks . We had a rather...
  9. 1994 325tds chip question

    BMW ECU Tuning and Standalone Tuning
    Hello, i've got 1994y 325tds and i want to buy a performance chip from ebay. I needed ecu code so i decided to check number, after i opened it, i was confused because there was 3 chips, not 2.(every 325tds has 2 chips) that's why this is weird pic: If i will buy it, i have no idea which one do...
  10. Newbie E36 325 TDS owner - NEEDING ADVICE

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hello all, I'm about to start an engine build for my e36 325TDS. This will be my first Diesel build so will be asking a few questions along the way (I build high performance Porsche engines for a living) Currently just looking into top mounting of the turbo and unsure what manifold to use...
  11. 325tds on Facebook cheap

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  12. What tools to remove gearbox - e36 325tds?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    As the title suggests I want to know what tools may be required. I do have a good selection but before I change the clutch/flywheel I'd like to know just in case there is something I don't currently have. Thanks in advance.
  13. 94 e36 325tds loss of power

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Im new here so please be gentle with me and im new to this whole car thing too. So Here is the first problem, 1) i bought this e36 325tds and have been driving it for a while. After sometimes it occured to me that the car doesnt pick up speed after getting slow. I always had to change the gear...
  14. Bmw 325tds exhaust outlet restrictiveness?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi all having read about the tds exhaust exit being restrictive and since I'm changing to a mls head gasket I am going to machine out the exhaust outlets on the mill at work. Does anyone have any idea how much material can be removed from the ports? Thanks.
  15. 325tds clutch help

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi all looking for information. My clutch is starting to slip is there any other slightly better clutch which will fit my car until I get around to saving the 500 for a cg motorsports single mass conversion and stage 3 clutch. Is there a better clutch that can handle a bit more power that won't...
  16. E36 M3 petrol exhaust on remapped 325TDS

    BMW Tuning Forum
    It's a funny query but I have a free M3 exhaust with cats on offer to weld up with a 'Y' piece to the down pipe for a budget MOT pass. Stock exhausts are unobtainable here so the question is, does an M3 exhaust have sufficient flow to work OK on a tuned turbo diesel, or is it as stupid as it...
  17. E36 - 325TDS Auto - Performance Upgrades

    BMW Tuning Forum
    Hey all, Just a quick post to see if there any simple / cheap mods / tweaks i can do to improve the performance characteristics of my parents BMW 325TDS Auto:hihi:thumbsup Obviously i would remap it (as i have the equipment to do so - genuine kess v2, done loads of cars with it) but its too...
  18. E36 325TDS swapping chips between ECUs

    BMW Tuning Forum
    Hi all, Hoping someone here knows the difference between ECUs: My 1999 325TDS has ECU number 0281001380. Will it run with an engine chip from ECU model 0281001379? The former has quite an aggressive remap on it and I'm looking to use a milder chip from a second donor car to go with stock...
  19. LHD 1999 BMW 325TDS Estate M

    General BMW Discussions
    Anybody know where i could sell my car, French registered, i'm living in the UK now so i can only insure it France, it has some minor problems but is a good solid car and the engine is still excellent, bodywork has no dents, unusual for French car ;) needs the heating fixing and seals on the...
  20. bmw 325tds clutch upgrade?????

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    hello, i have a ford sierra with a 325tds engine in it and im going for big (ish) power, got an 11mm pump on the way and a bigger turbo and intercooler etc is on the cards. is there a decent clutch upgrade available to handle the power? will an m50 performance clutch fit? cheers jamie