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  1. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Hi, I am looking for any advice on how to remove the oil drip fitting that sits around the engine oil filler cap on my 96 850csi (black plastic fitting projecting in front of the oil filler cap). Any help greatly appreciated. Thx Nigel
  2. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Hi, my vehicle has from a previous owner a pair of after market cats fitted and this is causing me a great headache. Would someone happen to have one or both lying around (condition is irrelevant as they are needed only for a one time inspection), i.e. to lend or to sell. I am hoping and praying.
  3. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Hello, my CSi has after market cats fitted. If somebody has a CSi with original BMW catalytic converters fitted and can bring the car onto a ramp and take photos of them I would be glad to paypal you an amount for the trouble. Look forward to replies here or by pn. Many thanks in advance.
  4. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    My car is always marginal on emissions come MOT time. I'm looking at what I can do to get I through another MOT. I get the car nice and hot but it was tested on a smog machine and we couldn't get it to comply. The MOT guy said the CATs could be shot, how do we check this and if so what are...
  5. BMW Parts for Sale
    Converting my CSi back to a standard system. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9MPnb5boKD8 This runs from the down pipes all the way to the rear. Price £1,500.00
  6. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    My car is going in for a full glass out respray next week. I'm trying to keep everything as BMW intended and have a question about the rear spoiler. The black infill on the rear diffuser. ? Is there some kind of transfer available? It does look like this but I'm pretty sure it is not a...
  7. E31
    Hi fellow BMW 8ers. New to the forum but have owned many classic cars and a few old classic BMWS and AUDIS (my other classic car of choice) in my time. Anyhow ive got a lovely 850csi which I'm going to be treating to some more TLC over the next 12 months. I'm sure the car is known in 8...
  8. Items WANTED - Post any wanted adverts in here
    Hi, I am looking for a BMW 850csi, does anyone have one for sale. May also consider p/x my beloved ZM Roadster, which only has only covered 63k. Ian
  9. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    1996 BMW E31 850CSI M – 6 SPEED MANUAL | eBay
  10. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Hi, I have just been given my father in laws 850csi, and although generally it's in very good conditions I think the suspension could do with a refresh, could anyone point me in the right direction for purchasing suspension parts for an 850csi, thanks in advance!
  11. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    My 850csi SOLD
  12. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    The seller is saying there where 225 850CSi's that where imported to United States. Anyone know what what the total production world wide? And what is a car like this worth? From the article: Anyone ever looked for a BMW 850 knows clean low mileage cars are very hard to come by as most...
  13. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    There are two videos of the Csi a white and a maroon one going round the Top gear track anyone know their times . Looked quick !!!
  14. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    THis is for sale on EBay wont last long,if I had got back to the UK[crap real estate market here in Canada] I would buy it like s shot
  15. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    I posted this over the pond as well so apologies if your on both forums, suggestion there was that #9 was the probable cause. I have done a lot of searching re ABS valve fault but not coming up with anything tangible. The ASC light on the dash wont toggle on and off when I press the switch in...
  16. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    I found the cause of my electrical issues, it was down to my alternator not charging. Having fitted new batteries after the engine rebuild I didn't think to look for a battery light on the dash With the ignition on, as it was also off with the engine running I had no reason to suspect any...
  17. Diagnostic Hardware and Software Discussion forum
    Hi Guys, Now I have my car running I'd like to check it over using INPA but I'm having problems talking to the DME's. I have the correct ADS interface and Serial port settings on my laptop, I can connect to other modules on the car with no problems. When I try to connect to a DME I get the...
  18. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Hi, new to this forum, trying to locate a PAS for the 850Csi mine is totally knackered and making very loud noises! getting different details from different people, part numbers etc. Any help woud be great... BMW no longer make it or supply it... Cheers
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