3-Series (E21, E30)Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1975-1983 and 1984-1991 line. Specific models: BMW 315, BMW 316, BMW 318, BMW 318i, BMW 320/4, BMW 320i, BMW 320/6, BMW 323i, BMW 320i. E30 Family models include: BMW 325e, BMW 325i, BMW 325is, BMW 325ix.
Car was taken to corner store, upon leaving car was running rough and was smoking a lot from the tailpipe. Got the car home, checked oil (no water) checked water (no bubbles). Replaced spark plugs, checked all connections, fuses, etc. Now its even running rougher and having a very very hard time to start. It only runs for a few seconds unless you really feather it.
Not sure where to start as I never have dealt with a BMW before, just bought this car less then a month ago and it was running great since.
Plugs smell like gas, and they are getting spark, i'm thinking maybe timing? compression test is in order next.
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