Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.
Advanced Search
Author
Subject
Message
Special notice only

Advanced Search
  • I had an 86 that would smell of gas when it was cold, I recommend a good mechanic, I took it to several before one replaced a small section of gas tubing in the engine compartment, I can not remember the exact name of the piece, but that was it. I wasn't expensive, just hard to find. _____ From: Gerald Paul [mailto:gepaul111@^$1] Sent: Sunday, March 20, 2005 5:57 PM To: bmwe28@^$2...
    russell iannuzzelli Mar 21, 2005
  • the fuel pump relay has a way of being intermittent russ bassfishman wrote: > I have a 1988 535is and had a bad misfire at around 2000 RPM > especially after the engine idled for a few minutes at a stop light. > I changed the oxygen sensor, plugs, plug wires, distributor cap and > rotor, and fuel filter and none of those things solved the problem. I > then > changed the fuel...
    russell iannuzzelli Apr 7, 2004
  • I believe the one of the fuses being blown could cause this, check all your fuses. -----Original Message----- From: joepietrzak@^$1 [mailto:joepietrzak@^$2] Sent: Monday, December 15, 2003 7:00 AM To: bmwe28@^$3 Subject: [bmw e28] New user - broken speedo/econometer Hello All, I'm the proud newish owner of a pretty mint 170,000 mile 1985 520i. I got it back from it's MOT last week...
    russell iannuzzelli Dec 15, 2003
  • Andy Thank you for the advise, I ordered a reference sensor. Russ milkandcereal10 wrote: > i had the same problem with my '85 535i. mine wouldn't start in cold > weather-about 40 degrees Fahrenheit and below. first time i took it > to the shop it was low voltage only around 12 volts i think and they > put in a new battery with a new positive terminal. two weeks later, a > cold...
    russell iannuzzelli Dec 13, 2003
  • I have a 1988 528e, and it generally runs great. It would not start the other day, it did crank, like it wasn't getting gas. I brought it to the mechanic who replaced the fuel pump and the fuel filter supposedly for just cause, and it worked fine for a few days until it happened again, it just felt like it was getting no gas on start up, it just cranked. Towed it to the mechanics...
    russell.iannuzzelli@starpower.net Dec 12, 2003