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When owning a classic 2002 it is important to keep your vehicle on a strict BMW service schedule, and that does not have to be a full time project! Become part of the team and let the friendly people at BMW 2002 FAQ help close the gap between knowledge and know how.

 

 

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Congratulations! You have purchased a unique electronic tool specifically designed for tuning of the BMW Model 2002 - by a 2002 enthusiast! This unit is100% hand built.To use the tool - First make sure the car is in the NEUTRAL position (and/or Park fo...
I wanted to share this awesome ad with anyone who's interested! I saw it on Superbowl Sunday, but it wasn't put on youtube until a few days ago. As a Broncos fan, the game was painful. But seeing a beautiful 2002 on t.v. was a cool surprise!
I reviewed a number of articles on the forum and the web to see how others approached releasing a “bear claw” latch. There were many fine approaches. There seem to be two reasonable ways to release the trunk latch: (1) using a motor actuator, or (2) a...
Need to do your yearly front wheel bearing maintenance? this description outlines basic process for doing this on 320i hubs, but the process is similar for 2002 hubs.Jack up carplace jackstands under carremove front wheelsunbolt calipers from struts. h...

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How to do Front Wheel Bearing Maintenance

Jan 19 2014 05:34 PM | mlytle in Suspension and Steering

Need to do your yearly front wheel bearing maintenance? this description outlines basic process for doing this on 320i hubs, but the process is similar for 2002 hubs. Jack up car place jackstands under car remove front wheels unbolt calipers from st...

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Diagnostic Tool for BMW model 2002 User Manual

Feb 20 2014 04:02 PM | steve k. in Electrical and Ignition

Congratulations! You have purchased a unique electronic tool specifically designed for tuning of the BMW Model 2002 - by a 2002 enthusiast! This unit is100% hand built. To use the tool - First make sure the car is in the NEUTRAL position (and/or Park f...

Read story →    13 comments    *****    diagnostics, diagnostic tool and 1 more...

2002 in Superbowl ad!

Feb 08 2014 06:42 PM | SnowDriftin3 in History and Reference

I wanted to share this awesome ad with anyone who's interested! I saw it on Superbowl Sunday, but it wasn't put on youtube until a few days ago. As a Broncos fan, the game was painful. But seeing a beautiful 2002 on t.v. was a cool surprise!

Read story →    5 comments    -----    superbowl, commercial 2series


Remote Trunk Release Using Off-the-shelf parts

Feb 02 2014 08:52 AM | im3crazy in Body and Interior

This article documents my approach to installing a remote trunk release using off-the-shelf parts.

My objective was to provide my newly installed alarm with a reliable way to open the trunk from the remote. I wanted to use commonly avialble parts, and did not want to make any major structural changes to the vehicle. Any adaptation I did had to be reversible. Additionally I wanted to install a trunk lid sensor to detect entry.


Read story →    3 comments    -----    trunk release, remote release and 3 more...

Weber 32/36 Carburetor & Stock Air Filter I...

Jan 12 2014 04:31 PM | Buckeye in Engine and Drivetrain

I start by saying always liked “looks stock” under the hood and never cared for appearance of Weber 32/36 air filter on my 76 ’02. On the technical side, Weber set up is such that air drawn into intake manifold is always warm/hot (from engine compartme...

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Info And Parts

danielg615's Blog roundie build 20 Apr 2014
I automatically sent the vin to [email protected] to find out as much info as i could about the car. Here's the response i got. The BMW 2002 US VIN ******* was manufactured on November...
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Start

danielg615's Blog roundie build 20 Apr 2014
Well i picked this 1973 BMW 2002 in the beginning of this year in Houston Texas. It is a rolling shell and this car has been picked to death which is a damn shame. All the sheet metal was sitting o...
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The Start

Bazju's Driving Project 19 Apr 2014
I wasn't going to do a blog. But I think I should, a little bit for myself so I can go back and see all the work I've done, and a little bit to give others ideas and help. There will be plenty of p...
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The Beginning | Introduction

j.rettenmeier's Blog 18 Apr 2014
I don't know if I ever formally introduced myself. My name is John, I haven't been very active on this forum because I've been at school and unable to get to work on this car. So a little story to...
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First Update!

DeanR32's Blog 18 Apr 2014
Happy Good Friday everyoneI popped down the car today. Didn't get much done as I was on my own for the most part, but I got some pictures nonetheless. And you'll have to excuse the welding. It's my...
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