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  1. 1990 E30 325 suspected fuel relay problems help needed please (FIXED)

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi i'm posting this on behalf of my dad he has as stated above an e30 325 he's just had the car returned from a local body shop after being painted the car was running when we dropped it off but now its home again it wont start we've sigled it out that is not getting fuel through so we checked...
  2. 1988 E30 325i - injectors stay open flooding cylinders

    Auto Electrical Forum
    BMW 325i E30 Touring M20 12/1988. Cylinders full of petrol - engine turn over blocked - rock solid. Taken out plugs and petrol sprays out of plug holes when momemtarily activating starter motor. Can hear petrol spray into cylinders when ignition turned on. Took of electric supply rail to...
  3. 1988 316i e30 Problem with fuel...help!

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Ive been having problems with my e30 316i recently and was wondering if anyone could help. The car will randomly cut out when driving, this will happen most journeys, when its cold it struggles to keep the revs at idle and sounds like its going to stall and my fuel economy is dreadful. I took...
  4. 1987 E30 320i Auto - 6 Branch Manifold Help

    BMW Tuning Forum
    Basically, I'm restoring my 87 320i. Does anyone know of a maker or seller of 6 branch exhaust manifolds. Performance ones that is:optimist
  5. 1989 E30 325i,touring,gearbox,convert,to,manual

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    hi i have a 325i touring auto can i convert to manual
  6. 1988 E30 325i Auto in limp mode - Gearbox Warning light on-fixed

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi, I'm having problems with an F-reg 1988 325i auto, saloon. We've had the car since new and it has been well looked after. Around the time of the snow earlier this year the transmission warning light on the dashboard came on. Since then the car has been in limp mode so is stuck in 3rd...
  7. E30 325i*? Buying advice

    General BMW Discussions
    Hello, Ok, after a long few weeks of humming and haring, ive discided its time to part with my e46 318i :( i love it but it aint got the power. Anyway, ive decided to go with an e30 (when i sell the e46) any tips on buying one what to look for, etc etc. Ive sorta already decided on a budget of...
  8. 1990 E30 320 misfire(FIXED)

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    i have a slight misfire on my 320i and a bad overfuelling fault, i have done a compression test and all 6 cylinders are reading 170 psi so it looks like the engine is ok, also i have changed the airflow meter, the dizzy cap and rotor, and the spark plugs. on idle i get a misfire but as i...
  9. 1990 320i E30 wobble at rear

    BMW Chassis and Brakes
    i have a 1990 320i tourer which when driving seems to wobble at the rear when cornering, i have just changed the rear tyres and the suspension mounts top and bottom, it has had a full suspension kit fitted shocks and springs and dont know where the problem lies, could it be to do with diff...
  10. BMW E30 inlet onto E36 318is

    BMW Tuning Forum
    Merry christmas to all the members! I am not sure if this has been done before but i amm looking to fit a complete bmw e30 m3 inlet setup onto a bmw e36 318is m44 engine. I came across the idea after noticing the e36 touring cars used e30 m3 inlet manifolds and i wondered whether i can do the...
  11. 320i 1990 e30 on board computer

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    I think am lucky when I say mine works but the back lite has gone can I fix this or should I look at another one. :thumbsup
  12. 1989 E30 325 Mtech - How much is it worth

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    first of all i hope this is in the right section apoligies if not. right its a 1989 325 m-technic on 100100 miles in white, with all the works ie full leather, electrics etc etc and a brand new m.o.t. the car is completly original not messed with at all even original radio cassette with...
  13. 1989 E30 325i - Washer jets help?!(FIXED)

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    im picking my e30 325 up from the body shop tomorrow. it was having its inner arch rebuilt. its all gone smoothy and is booked it for the mot tomorrow, but the washer jets dont seem to be working. my mate who has done the arch work for me reported this to me and said theres plenty of fluid in...
  14. hi all inner arch problem (rust), 1989 325 e30

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    hi all im new to the forum and have just bought a 1989 325, im very pleased with the car as it is all in its original condition and very low mileage for the age, the car is in mint condition except the offside rear inner arch. its completly rusted out, but i knew this when i bought it.now do i...
  15. 1997 E36 318i - Fitting E30 front wishbone to an E36

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Can anyone confirm if you can fit e30 Fornt wishbone to an E36. i read it in total bmw mag april 2008 has anyone tryed it. I saw the mod in total bmw mag april 2008 page 63. they say it bolts stright on and make the car handel better.
  16. Engine swap advice - S50 into E30 one possibility? (DRIFT CAR PURPOSES)

    BMW Engine Conversions
    I'm looking to build a full track/drift car and have chosen the e30 as a good platform to start :) What I want to know is which is the best engine to swap? For out of the box power, and possible forced induction in distant future I've never done an engine swap before, but I have loads of good...
  17. 1991 320i e30 start/run problem, please help.

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    i have an e30 320I 1991, it had a conversion done to a 2.5(m20) but when i bought it the engine was mest up, well it had a hole at the side of it, so since its real hard to find an m20 b25 2.5l engine in ireland i put in a 2,0l engine into it but now its real hard to start it and if it does...
  18. E30 325i M20 Ecu

    BMW ECU Tuning and Standalone Tuning
    Hello, I have been playing with the idea of messing with the Motronic a fair bit over at e30tech.com and other bimmer forums, and wish to share my findings, as well as learn more... I have read every post on this ECU Hacking forum and firstly I would like to say that it is a wealth of...
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