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Old 03-15-2012, 11:38 AM   #166
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You know you drive an E30 when you know just where to tap to get the instrument lights to come back on.

Or where to push to bring the OBC out of its seizure
LOL, my left side instrument cluster lights need a light tap to make them come on.
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Old 03-15-2012, 11:40 AM   #167
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There are two blubs, more than likely the left side bulb is loose/dirty... remove bulb lift the metal tab in the cluster a bit, clean the metal contacts (bulb and cluster) put bulb back in... Done.
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Old 03-15-2012, 02:11 PM   #168
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You know you drive an e30 when your speedometer waves hello (:
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Old 03-15-2012, 03:11 PM   #169
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When you're too cheap to buy brake pad sensors, so you just take the steering wheel off, and the cluster out to remove the indicator light.
LOL or when you put a small piece of duct tape over the indicator light rather than putting in the new sensor sitting in your glove box.
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Old 03-15-2012, 04:14 PM   #170
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You know you drive an e30 when your speedometer waves hello (:
I think you mean the temperature gauge...
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Old 03-15-2012, 04:16 PM   #171
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I think you mean the temperature gauge...
I think you mean the fuel gauge.

( my dad's e30)
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Old 05-16-2012, 01:09 PM   #172
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I think you mean the temperature gauge...
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Old 05-16-2012, 01:44 PM   #173
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My fuel gauge, tach, temp gauge and economy gauge all dance. Guess who's installing a new SI board this weekend.... (and then diagraming the board and rebuilding it for a spare)
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Old 05-16-2012, 03:43 PM   #174
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You know you drive an E30 when you can share oil with your lawn tractor
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Old 05-16-2012, 10:33 PM   #175
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You know you drive an E30 when you know just where to tap to get the instrument lights to come back on.

Or where to push to bring the OBC out of its seizure
LOL everlast and i were driving around the other night and his speedo lights were off.

UNTIL I SLAPPED HIS DASH!! AWWW YEAAAHHH
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When you drive from Port Credit to Streetsville in the back seat of your mom's e30 slamming the fuel pump with a big screw driver to keep it running long enough to get it home (With my Dad in the support vehicle behind us.... in his e30.)
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Old 05-17-2012, 03:10 AM   #177
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When you drive from Port Credit to Streetsville in the back seat of your mom's e30 slamming the fuel pump with a big screw driver to keep it running long enough to get it home (With my Dad in the support vehicle behind us.... in his e30.)
That's pretty far! Good that E30s love us back.
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Old 05-17-2012, 08:01 AM   #178
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(With my Dad in the support vehicle behind us.... in his e30.)
Ha! An E30 support vehicle! That's a bit of an oxymoron.
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Old 05-17-2012, 08:27 AM   #179
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You know you drive an E30 when you'll spend $1800 on coilovers but feel that $80/ mnth for insurance is too much
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Old 05-17-2012, 09:55 AM   #180
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You know you drive an e30 when...

After lowering it, pretty much everything else on the street gets the nickname 'minivan'.

Hey look at that piece of crap matrix 'minivan'. Look at that Smart car 'minivan'....
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