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by 86_6series
Mon Nov 26, 2018 12:02 pm
Forum: Interior
Topic: Mystery Speaker Pods?
Replies: 7
Views: 178

Re: Mystery Speaker Pods?

Pods are reversed. Grills should face outside not inside.

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/showpar ... Id=65_0077
by 86_6series
Fri Nov 23, 2018 2:04 pm
Forum: Engine - Mechanical - Electrical
Topic: Starts, runs 30 sec, idles very rough and dies
Replies: 6
Views: 165

Re: Starts, runs 30 sec, idles very rough and dies

Has anyone removed the 7th injector? It look impossible to get at. Its still original and it occurred to me if its leaking, it would idle ok when it first starts and needs gas but would be too rich as it ran for a while which is exactly what it doing. Yes, very difficult to get that out. IIRC I chi...
by 86_6series
Tue Nov 20, 2018 12:46 am
Forum: Engine - Mechanical - Electrical
Topic: engine stopping when it gets warm
Replies: 11
Views: 286

Re: engine stopping when it gets warm

" I am looking for an Electrical Diagram set for my 88 model where can I obtain a set please"

http://wedophones.com/Manuals/BMW/1988% ... Manual.pdf
by 86_6series
Sat Nov 17, 2018 12:03 pm
Forum: Engine - Mechanical - Electrical
Topic: M30 B34 low oil pressure - engine out!
Replies: 9
Views: 282

Re: M30 B34 low oil pressure - engine out!

+1 on the oil pressure check. Use a mechanical gauge, it could be the sending unit.
by 86_6series
Thu Nov 08, 2018 2:27 am
Forum: Engine - Mechanical - Electrical
Topic: Transmission swap installer
Replies: 2
Views: 128

Re: Transmission swap installer

Ask Sal @ http://rennsportmotorworks.com/

He's an old timer who loves working on old Bimmers.

Tell him Bob V recommended.
by 86_6series
Thu Nov 08, 2018 2:13 am
Forum: The Saloon
Topic: Hanging on in there......
Replies: 8
Views: 226

Re: Hanging on in there......

Ken,

That brought back memories. I also received the injection
back in 1953 or so in PS 171 Astoria.

Bob V

PS Did you ever have your E24 resprayed?
by 86_6series
Thu Nov 08, 2018 2:09 am
Forum: The Saloon
Topic: Call for donations
Replies: 20
Views: 480

Re: Call for donations

Brian,

Happy to do it.
by 86_6series
Mon Nov 05, 2018 12:41 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Scissor hoists
Replies: 7
Views: 207

Re: Scissor hoists

Very important info Ken. Thanks for the heads up.

Bob V
by 86_6series
Mon Nov 05, 2018 12:16 pm
Forum: My Project
Topic: 1984 633CSi Rises again!
Replies: 721
Views: 96606

Re: 1984 633CSi Rises again!

by 86_6series
Mon Nov 05, 2018 11:58 am
Forum: The Saloon
Topic: Hanging on in there......
Replies: 8
Views: 226

Re: Hanging on in there......

Here's for positive results for both Nigel & Ken.
by 86_6series
Sun Nov 04, 2018 11:33 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Scissor hoists
Replies: 7
Views: 207

Re: Scissor hoists

This has a decent list of positive reviews.
I've seen many at track days in NY. and CT.

https://www.eastwood.com/quickjack-5000 ... ec2764dd37
by 86_6series
Tue Oct 30, 2018 8:04 am
Forum: Engine - Mechanical - Electrical
Topic: which computer drives the Check Engine light
Replies: 12
Views: 281

Re: which computer drives the Check Engine light

When you first start the engine or turn on the ign that check light is
to check brake lights. If it lights up while driving, then the display
panel on the left should have a light to indicate the problem.
by 86_6series
Tue Oct 30, 2018 8:01 am
Forum: Engine - Mechanical - Electrical
Topic: engine stopping when it gets warm
Replies: 11
Views: 286

Re: engine stopping when it gets warm

Check temp switch on the thermostat housing.

Step # 7

http://www.hiperformancestore.com/motronic.htm
by 86_6series
Sat Oct 27, 2018 2:15 pm
Forum: Engine - Mechanical - Electrical
Topic: Blown headgasket
Replies: 10
Views: 305

Re: Blown headgasket

"You cannot do that on the later engines. I posted this comment years ago." Didn't know that--thanks. Do you happen to know when the harness route changed? I had the same problem as RadicalRacing. The exhaust nuts hadn't been touched in 32 years. The rusted nuts made for very difficult 12mm fit. Eve...
by 86_6series
Fri Oct 26, 2018 6:08 pm
Forum: Engine - Mechanical - Electrical
Topic: Blown headgasket
Replies: 10
Views: 305

Re: Blown headgasket

I used my engine hoist and lifted the head with intake and exhaust attached.
by 86_6series
Mon Oct 22, 2018 10:44 am
Forum: Tires and Wheels
Topic: Tire Size Combination
Replies: 23
Views: 5339

Re: Tire Size Combination

Rings yes, spacers not needed on RC090's
by 86_6series
Wed Oct 17, 2018 11:40 am
Forum: Suspension - Steering - Brakes
Topic: Does this seem like a bad ABS Relay?
Replies: 9
Views: 401

Re: Does this seem like a bad ABS Relay?

If the pulse generators are rusty, they will intermittently trigger the abs light.
by 86_6series
Mon Oct 15, 2018 11:20 am
Forum: Cars and Parts wanted
Topic: WTB: Drivers side turn signal
Replies: 7
Views: 286

Re: WTB: Drivers side turn signal

PM sent
by 86_6series
Sat Oct 13, 2018 7:55 pm
Forum: Cars and Parts wanted
Topic: WTB: Drivers side turn signal
Replies: 7
Views: 286

Re: WTB: Drivers side turn signal

US or Euro
by 86_6series
Tue Oct 09, 2018 2:49 pm
Forum: Engine - Mechanical - Electrical
Topic: 1989 ac relay location
Replies: 4
Views: 239

Re: 1989 ac relay location

I would check #'s 7 & 8 for continuity, if good then check for current @ compressor.

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/showpar ... Id=64_0096
by 86_6series
Mon Oct 08, 2018 1:10 pm
Forum: Engine - Mechanical - Electrical
Topic: 1989 ac relay location
Replies: 4
Views: 239

Re: 1989 ac relay location

Which relay in the system are you referring to. Blower or compressor section? 1989_ETM https://www.millerperformancecars.com/files/bmw%20electrical%20manual/1989%20BMW%20635csi%20-%20Electrical%20Troubleshooting%20Manual.pdf 1989 OEM search "air condition relay" http://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/parts...
by 86_6series
Sun Sep 30, 2018 9:15 pm
Forum: Exterior
Topic: Trunk button stuck in- unable to open trunk
Replies: 4
Views: 350

Re: Trunk button stuck in- unable to open trunk

Can you insert the key, apply some pressure left or right and pull on the button. If it doesn't pull out, then try pushing down on trunk lid to relieve pressure on the lock mechanism. If still a not go, I would put down pressure on the lid while smartly rapping the button in with like a wooden dowel...