bmw 325i try to start keeps flooding out?

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Asked by Dec 22, 2011 at 07:23 PM about the 1989 BMW 3 Series 325i

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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your question is not clear

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What condition is your E30? Mileage? How many of the original hoses, including vacuum lines have you replaced? A bad vacuum line, and there are several, would be where I would start.

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Furnish more details.

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As an experienced BMW E30 owner, I'd take a wild guess and say that your ICV or idle control valve need some cleaning with carb cleaner or replacement. It's metal cylinder with a plastic end with a wire harness plugged into it. Also two short rubber hoses and a L shaped fitting. Also take some MAF sensor spray cleaner to your AFM (air flow meter). It's the control box between your air filter and throttle body.

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L☺L Well thanks for the follow up... ???

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thanks guys will try that and post outcome!

try replaceing the throttle position sensor.hay some people really show their butts dont they.LOL

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ya but it was helpfull!

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i changed the temp censor,crank censor,fule presure regulator,all thats left is tps! after that i dont know at this point im thinking dynamite!!!!

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oh ya just changed head at 232km!

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Also check the ignition coil. They are common to fail when getting old.

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brought car back to repair shop they said i have a fule delivery problem!the car only floods in the morning when i first start it after that runs fine but has a slight miss!

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So filter, pump, regulator, or injectors? I still think it's either the ICV or TPS.

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