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1987 BMW 325, hard start cold or warm hard start

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1987 BMW 325, hard start cold or warm hard start
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: BMW
Expert:  George replied 5 years ago.

George :

When you checked fuel pressure did you perform a bleed down test once the vehicle was shut down?

George :

Also on the bell housing you have 2 sensors, I know you said you have replaced one of them, did you try swapping the new sensor with the other sensor?

Customer:

i replaced both

Customer:

r u there ?

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Expert:  George replied 5 years ago.
And what about the fuel pressure bleed down test when the vehicle is shutdown.
Expert:  George replied 5 years ago.
And what about the fuel pressure bleed down test when the vehicle is shutdown.
Customer: replied 5 years ago.

i clicked on accept accidently . i said , i know is 2 sensors there , i changed both .

 

Expert:  George replied 5 years ago.
Yes I understood that, my question is when you checked the fuel pressure and then turned the vehicle off, did you perform a bleed down test on the fuel system?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.

when i look at the fuel gage when the car turn off , the fuel gage showing pressure. the pressure holding for lomg time,

 

Expert:  George replied 5 years ago.

Ok that is good.

I would like you to remove the DME Main Relay and install a jumper wire in it's place, and let me know then if you still have the same issue.

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Expert:  George replied 5 years ago.

Thank you very much,

George

I will always leave positive feedback all I ask is for the same.

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