Wat is the plug wire layout for a 1990 BMW 535i with the 3.5 motor

Asked by Sep 04, 2013 at 06:32 PM about the 1990 BMW 5 Series 535i

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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I have A flat distributor though it's not round

Mine was wrong anyway, it was 3.5 GM....

this?

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the Haynes manual shows a round distributor tadpole says flat, but in any case a mechanism has got to "distribute" the sparks on time...you have a distributor...if flat...someone's got to tell the WWW~

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How about you give us the "firing order" of this dynamite pack?...huh, good of you to rip the judge's ass, but provided nothing towards meaningful content~

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No man what you have is the inline 6 1990 BMW 3.5 there....just fishing for something when he said flat distributor...I get the demerits not you sir, this one is more difficult than it need be, searched too...

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one could slowly turn the motor and test for spark on each in order~....then generate their own chart

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A fancy right-angle distributor cap...it still has a rotor...open up the cap and look at the order there right in front of you~

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now we're getting somewhere with those last two posts of yours judge, logic and common sense

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thanks david, if a man made it...a man can understand it...a man can take it apart....a woman can put it back together again (or your mexican helper)~

E34 with straight 6

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Actually NO, admittedly I err, that isn't connection to the coil but a sensor...notice the donut and connector...it's for the ecu...~

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