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Re: A few q's from a new UK owner (archive)

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Posted by ROBIN on April 06, 2001 at 14:48:29:

In Reply to: A few q's from a new UK owner posted by Gerry on April 06, 2001 at 08:17:21:

Just taken delivery of a '91 730SEi with 137k.
- I've got no owners manual, don't need a service manual but need to know how things work (computer, heater buttons etc). Is a web copy available?
- I'm not sure if this model has an alarm/immobiliser?
- Should it have remote central locking (I only have std door keys).
- Is the rear screen heater the radio arial as the reception is extremely poor.
- The service book has a different engine no than the registration doc. I assume a racement has been fitted. Are there any obvious signs to tell?
- The car has some slight steering shake at certain speeds (could just be wheel balancing) and occasional shake under braking. Is this likely to be the front bushes?

Sorry don`t know the answers to your first few questions, but as for the last one i`d bet if you replace the front discs and pads your problem will be solved..
good luck and i hope you enjoy your "new toy" as much as i enjoy mine.( 87 730ise.).

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