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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-24-2014, 04:37 AM
Replies: 14
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Posted By Whorse
When i was above 150k i ran Mobil1 10/40 in the...

When i was above 150k i ran Mobil1 10/40 in the winter and M1 15/50 in the summer. Now with the new motor i will run mobil1 0/40 for the first 40k miles in the winter and 15/50 in the summer...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2014, 12:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 439
Posted By Whorse
Im actually missing some low end power cause i...

Im actually missing some low end power cause i switched over to the bigger m60 manifold aka dinan manifold. I still have to do software and exhaust to bring the low end back. Top end is insane, ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2014, 10:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 439
Posted By Whorse
Im 99% sure it was ridged "solid" Spec Stage 1...

Im 99% sure it was ridged "solid" Spec Stage 1 was the cheapest clutch i could find that was NON Self adjusting. I wanted to get away from the dual mass flywheel and SaClutch and was expecting to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2014, 09:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 439
Posted By Whorse
Honestly I dont know, But I trust Martin, He...

Honestly I dont know, But I trust Martin, He used to be the shop foreman at the local BMW dealer.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2014, 09:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 439
Posted By Whorse
The shop used Redline break in oil or oil...

The shop used Redline break in oil or oil additive with bmw oil. changed it at 900 miles. I will continue my oil changes the same way i always have at around 3500 miles
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2014, 09:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 439
Posted By Whorse
Yah I knew to expect gearbox rattle Ive had an...

Yah I knew to expect gearbox rattle Ive had an m20 with a LTWFW but this is scary loud, the first time i heard it i thought there was an old mack truck next to me. Im going to try what UUC...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2014, 07:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 326
Posted By Whorse
Dont let the vanos code throw you off, Ive seen...

Dont let the vanos code throw you off, Ive seen a bad fly wheel magnet/sensor throw a vanos code. And no i wouldnt replace them all unless i had the money to waste. my v8 had a misfire in cyl 3...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2014, 03:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 373
Posted By Whorse
I'm with cn90 on this. Although I do prefer ATE...

I'm with cn90 on this. Although I do prefer ATE Powerslot rotors just cause I've never had an issue with them and they are fairly cheap, but if they aren't available I wouldn't hesitate to use...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2014, 03:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 326
Posted By Whorse
Did you delete the codes to see which one comes...

Did you delete the codes to see which one comes back first? I think the vanos error might have been an past intermittent code maybe during head gasket replacement.. I would sway towards a bad...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-21-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 439
Posted By Whorse
My M62tu rebuild @ MNCPerformance.com

First sorry for the delay, my pc took a dump the same time my chain guides did. got a temp pc finally.

Anyways As some of you already know back in July my chain guides failed and i was able to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-17-2014, 01:08 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 4,091
Posted By Whorse
If a thief wants the car, its going no matter...

If a thief wants the car, its going no matter what you do. Do you happen to have a remote start? Then a spare key is hidden in the dash. Thieves know this too.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-16-2014, 04:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 416
Posted By Whorse
I want the one on my mothers F30 ITS LOUD

I want the one on my mothers F30 ITS LOUD
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-16-2014, 03:27 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 917
Posted By Whorse
Same here, I went from Goodyear Eagle Gt's that...

Same here, I went from Goodyear Eagle Gt's that had awesome steering response and precision. and they didnt hydroplane for ****. All though they tramlined on any little imperfection on the road...
Forum: Performance 07-02-2014, 12:25 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,578
Posted By Whorse
Stupid question, You know those "Spider...

Stupid question, You know those "Spider injectors" that motors like GM's use? Can they be cleaned? I had a work truck that would need a new "Spider" every 3 years cause 1 poppet would get clogged...
Forum: Performance 07-01-2014, 10:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 403
Posted By Whorse
I dont understand why all these throttle signal...

I dont understand why all these throttle signal boosters are 2001+ when 2000 had the same electric throttle body and same potentiometer type of pedal.

EDIT: The one you are selling is for auto or...
Forum: Performance 07-01-2014, 09:13 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,578
Posted By Whorse
Sweet. good luck with the business brother! ...

Sweet. good luck with the business brother! That's great pricing. Ill be sending you 20 injectors this summer to service and flow test. About 15 Years ago i got some crazy quote to clean and...
Forum: Performance 07-01-2014, 08:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 403
Posted By Whorse
What models is this for?

What models is this for?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-13-2014, 06:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 478
Posted By Whorse
Hey Ed hows it going? Whats funny is the vanos...

Hey Ed hows it going? Whats funny is the vanos knock that ive had for almost 100k miles is coming from the drivers side. and the quite one is the one with the problem lol
Im pretty sure its the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-13-2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 478
Posted By Whorse
Nice, not many people like you bro. When i was...

Nice, not many people like you bro. When i was in better health i was the same way, always helping out a fellow bmw driver. pulling over when i see them stranded on the road, help people out...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-13-2014, 05:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 478
Posted By Whorse
I know how big a job this is, I would never be...

I know how big a job this is, I would never be able to ask someone to do this as a favor. I appreciate the gesture though. **** happens what can you do? lol
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-13-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 478
Posted By Whorse
Anybody have a vanos solinoid sitting around for...

Anybody have a vanos solinoid sitting around for testing before i tow it to a shop monday?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-13-2014, 03:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 478
Posted By Whorse
Yah it sucks Im mentally capable of doing it on...

Yah it sucks Im mentally capable of doing it on my own but physically cant. even with my full garage of tools.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-13-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 478
Posted By Whorse
Yah its the guides %^***&@%^$#*^%$*&%^$!*&%$ I...

Yah its the guides %^***&@%^$#*^%$*&%^$!*&%$ I cant tackle a job this big, (disabled) debating either to pay a shop to do the guides or replace the motor with a used one. Anybody have a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-13-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 478
Posted By Whorse
No plastic in the oil, Didnt run it that long so...

No plastic in the oil, Didnt run it that long so it might not of made it down there yet Idles fine but very noisy. Would a vanos solinoid cause this?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-13-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 478
Posted By Whorse
I think my motor is toast @214k miles

Started it this morning to go to the docs and i could hear a whine at low Rpm coming from the drivers side engine bay. After a few blocks it started ticking like crazy, almost sounds like the valves...
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