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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.

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Old 05-12-2009, 09:24 AM   #1 (permalink)
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ok i have posted about this a few days ago and didnt get much feed back so i thought i would try it again. i own a 325e and am haveing toruble with it idleing....when i start it it idles fine no problem but say i drive it for a few and it starts to warm up it sometimes wants to idle just above 0 and tries to die...this doesnt happen all the time. i have looked at the intake hose and dont see any cracks. doesnt mean there arent any cause i havent taken it all the way off. does everyone think thats what it is or could there be something else that causeing this proble...Please help this is driving me crazy....thanks
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If the intake is original, it's very likely to be the issue.
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ok...someone said something about a icv or something...no clue where it is or what it is
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ICV is the idle control valve. But M20's (certainly the 2.5i) actually have an idle throttle by pass. You can see it, a small tube like a throttle right next to the actual throttle section which is fully closed at idle.
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