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Forum: Engine 02-22-2015, 01:38 AM
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Posted By Richard Wood
Removing crankshaft

I'm attempting to remove the crankshaft. Instructions I've read pretty much say that at this point as in the picture I just lift it out. However it is clearly held at one end and although it is loose...
Forum: Electrical 01-19-2015, 05:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,573
Posted By Richard Wood
Further to this thread, I've checked the TPS...

Further to this thread, I've checked the TPS again and it is in working order, and I've done continuity tests from the DME plug to the TPS (pins 59 (5V reference), 12 (TPS signal) and 43 (Sensor...
Forum: Electrical 01-06-2015, 11:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,573
Posted By Richard Wood
Facepalm! I have a second 318ti in operational...

Facepalm! I have a second 318ti in operational order. So I put the multimeter on that TPS plug and it showed 0, 5.somethingV, 4.somethingV. So those are the values I should be looking for.

I'm...
Forum: Electrical 01-06-2015, 12:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,573
Posted By Richard Wood
Yep. Understand that, which is why I am looking...

Yep. Understand that, which is why I am looking to see the 5V on one of the wires coming from the DME to the TPS, and then will look for a range coming back on another wire, depending on position of...
Forum: Electrical 01-05-2015, 10:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,573
Posted By Richard Wood
Will have a go. Not sure how to access the pins...

Will have a go. Not sure how to access the pins in that case but maybe can open up the TPS or pull back the wire covers.
I guess the idea is that once connected the ECU might then deliver voltage,...
Forum: Electrical 01-05-2015, 11:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,573
Posted By Richard Wood
TPS sensor plug question

I have disconnected all engine and transmission wires as part of a conversion to electric but planning on keeping components that can be translated for use in the new form.
With the key in and...
Forum: Transmission 01-02-2015, 07:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,576
Posted By Richard Wood
Yep. have done. Following the Haynes manual and...

Yep. have done. Following the Haynes manual and also wanted to do both ends as the lines are quite rigid and shaped and don't want to damage them for when they go back in later.
Forum: Transmission 01-02-2015, 03:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,576
Posted By Richard Wood
Help undoing transmission coolant nuts

Pulling out the transmission and have hit a snag trying to get the coolant lines disconnected. In this and in my haynes manual they just say to undo them without explaining how that might be possible...
Forum: Other areas 01-01-2015, 10:28 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 10,212
Posted By Richard Wood
Variety of Parts (NZ)

Doing an electric vehicle conversion in Wellington New Zealand and removing all parts I won't need and making them available for purchase. From a 1995 318ti Auto.
Let me know if there is anything...
Forum: Transmission 01-01-2015, 11:40 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,342
Posted By Richard Wood
From reading further on this site and elsewhere...

From reading further on this site and elsewhere it appears the tacho gets its input from the DME. I'm guessing this is calculated from the crankshaft position sensor. I can mount that in an...
Forum: Transmission 12-31-2014, 01:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,342
Posted By Richard Wood
Auto trans control

Hi
I have 2 ti. A 97 and a 95. I am converting the 95 to electric drive and have been pulling out bits.
I'll be retaining the auto trans so am looking to understand how it is controlled.
If I am...
Forum: Misc 03-16-2013, 01:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,854
Posted By Richard Wood
Another pic

Having trouble loading more than one pic at a time.
Forum: Misc 03-16-2013, 01:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,854
Posted By Richard Wood
A bit more woodwork

Also knocked up 4 of these to fit my metal jackstands to the car.
Forum: Misc 03-11-2013, 07:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,854
Posted By Richard Wood
Wooden Jack Stands

For people's interest and comment.
I am about to begin my 318ti project and have built myself a set of wooden jack stands after reading this:
http://www.myturbodiesel.com/1000q/multi/wood-block.htm...
Forum: Misc 02-10-2013, 11:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,881
Posted By Richard Wood
Various question from newbee

Hi, I have recently purchased my 1995 318ti for an EV project and am tidying up some minor issues while I get organised with tools.
The car has about 230,000km on it but mostly works fine and still...
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