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Old 05-07-2013, 12:22 AM   #1
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e30 specialist toronto



Hi all-first time here on the forum!

I bought a 91 318is swap last year and drove it a few times before locking it up for the winter. Last year I had a problem where I could red line in neutral but when driving i could not get the car to go past 100km. Didn't do too much trouble shooting on that.

I boosted it last week as the battery was dead so i let it run for 30 mins but then it started to overheat! Coolant everywhere! I have had nothing but issues and I am a complete Nube to all this.

Can anyone suggest anybody in the Toronto are that know a lot about e30 so I can get this car on the road again!


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Old 05-07-2013, 07:38 AM   #2
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what do you have swapped into the car? doesn't seem to complicated re: the over heating. you may just have a stuck closed thermostat.
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Old 05-07-2013, 08:38 AM   #3
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Check out our list of sponsors.
http://www.maxbimmer.com/sponsors/?

Bimmersport, RMP & Stance Factory are all great options.

Apex Motor Works is a fairly new sponsor you might wanna check out also.
I've only personally used Stance Factory, but a lot of members have had great things to say about all of them.
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Old 05-07-2013, 09:50 AM   #4
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Another option is Bavarian Motors located in Markham. They're not too far north of the 404 and Steeles exit. I see plenty of E30's getting work done there.

Feel free to contact Steve Gailits
7634 Woodbine Avenue
905-479-1769

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Old 05-07-2013, 10:27 AM   #5
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Thanks Guys!! Lots of quick help! Appreciate it and will let you know. I have gone to Bimmersport with no luck? Ill try the others.
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