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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-23-2009, 08:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,223
Posted By topazbluee39
Thumbs up Well.........Tentatively the CBL message is...

Well.........Tentatively the CBL message is gone.........I pulled the sensor from the caliper and made sure the wire wasn't taught in any one place. As I pulled out the sensor from the caliper the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-22-2009, 11:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,223
Posted By topazbluee39
I neglected to mention that I sprayed down the...

I neglected to mention that I sprayed down the connectors with contact cleaner prior to installing. The sensor is installed correctly and tight into the caliper. I pulled the rear sensor and it...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-21-2009, 05:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,223
Posted By topazbluee39
Angry Check brake linings message won't go away!! (yeah, I've searched the forum)

OK.....I've installed new front brakes and a new sensor. I thought the first sensor may have been faulty or perhaps I yanked on it too hard and damaged the small gauge wire. So, I buy sensor #2. I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-20-2009, 07:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 650
Posted By topazbluee39
Mystery solved!!!! Nothing major...

Mystery solved!!!! Nothing major thankfully.......it was just the anti-rattle bracket making contact with the hub.......a little tweaking and we're good to go!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-20-2009, 05:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 650
Posted By topazbluee39
Sure did......Exactly as Zeckhausen...

Sure did......Exactly as Zeckhausen recommended.....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-20-2009, 02:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 650
Posted By topazbluee39
Grinding noise on right front after pad replacement.....

OK.......I haven't taken it back apart yet, but I thought I'd throw this out there to potentially save some time. I replaced the front pads with Axxis last night per several instructional threads...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-03-2008, 02:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 669
Posted By topazbluee39
Great.....Let me hop right back on the short bus....

Great.....Let me hop right back on the short bus.

So I assume that there is no wire that goes from the coil to the plug? I thought that to be the case as it is on my GMC truck. (Maybe I should...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-01-2008, 09:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 669
Posted By topazbluee39
Ignition (spark plug) wires for 525i?

Hi all-

I'm in the process of getting my tune up parts together and I thought ignition wires/boots would be in my best interest. Problem is-I have yet to find a set online for an '02 525i. I'd...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-26-2008, 12:10 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 5,815
Posted By topazbluee39
Here's a quick Cathlamet pic...............I know...

Here's a quick Cathlamet pic...............I know the other guys took better/more photos.............Can't wait to see 'em! Thanks again for a good time all............
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-26-2008, 11:00 AM
Replies: 163
Views: 5,815
Posted By topazbluee39
Thanks for the kind words Jonny---You're ride is...

Thanks for the kind words Jonny---You're ride is nothing to sneeze at either..no matter what you say!

That was definitely a good time; Good folks and nice cars. Can't wait until next time, maybe...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-25-2008, 11:52 AM
Replies: 163
Views: 5,815
Posted By topazbluee39
No problem with hanging in my...

No problem with hanging in my garage!............I'm only about 5 minutes from John Null Park with plenty of parking.........
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-23-2008, 06:51 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 5,815
Posted By topazbluee39
Hey Jonny-I may be a busy guy, but I'm not giving...

Hey Jonny-I may be a busy guy, but I'm not giving up there buddy! I still plan on making it happen!

1. Greg
2. Jonny
3. ID540
4. Mike-00528i
5. Santiago (OUT)
6. Sungykim
7. Topazblue (IN!)...
Forum: Pacific Northwest Region - AK, HI, ID, OR, and WA 05-18-2008, 11:11 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 602
Posted By topazbluee39
Portland/SW Washington Meet 5/25/08!!

Just in case some of you guys haven't heard of this get-together, I thought I'd put it in a different forum.............(See link)
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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-16-2008, 08:27 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 11,798
Posted By topazbluee39
As discussed, that pic is all the ammo I need!...

As discussed, that pic is all the ammo I need! Thanks again............Crazy in some aspects, but not all!

I'll be contacting the stealer to order my "fish hooks." Glad you liked the wife's...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-15-2008, 08:42 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 11,798
Posted By topazbluee39
Thanks Oscar----Did all 4 clips come in the kit? ...

Thanks Oscar----Did all 4 clips come in the kit? Mine are exactly like the unmarked set shown in the pics....It looks as if they will all serve the basically same function?

Nice pics by the way! ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-14-2008, 11:43 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 11,798
Posted By topazbluee39
Right on! Appreciate it Oscswa! We'll be...

Right on! Appreciate it Oscswa! We'll be looking forward to that p/n..........By the way...Stunning E39! I know you've heard it before, but that red is a jawdropper!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-09-2008, 10:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 579
Posted By topazbluee39
Agreed! For another $70 they'd gladly install it...

Agreed! For another $70 they'd gladly install it for you in less than 10 minutes.........


PS-I bought the East Penn Deka AGM battery several months ago.........Kinda spendy ($150), but...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-09-2008, 10:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,690
Posted By topazbluee39
I'm with jonmcc and pjb. I recently "rehabbed"...

I'm with jonmcc and pjb. I recently "rehabbed" my lenses last weekend. They weren't hazy, but there were a few surface dings that bugged me especially when the lights were on. Personally, I went...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-06-2008, 05:46 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,368
Posted By topazbluee39
Happy with mine...........Been installed for...

Happy with mine...........Been installed for about a year now.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-06-2008, 04:26 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 5,815
Posted By topazbluee39
IMO-If it's a Bimmer-Bring It! I've yet to...

IMO-If it's a Bimmer-Bring It! I've yet to experience any BMW hostility.............The date was originally proposed by 808AWD325XI......If you click the link for the bimmerforum thread that he...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-03-2008, 09:51 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 5,815
Posted By topazbluee39
36 and aging fast! Feel free to PM me and...

36 and aging fast!

Feel free to PM me and I'll shoot you my cell # if you want for next time you're in the area. Love my microbrews!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-03-2008, 09:44 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 5,815
Posted By topazbluee39
Sounds like a winner! I'm in West Longview off...

Sounds like a winner! I'm in West Longview off of 42nd. I do remember the good old days! Sure miss that! Lots of good memories cruising/racing a Chevelle! Let me know when you're up next time! ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-03-2008, 09:40 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 5,815
Posted By topazbluee39
Consolidation seems logical..............See you...

Consolidation seems logical..............See you guys there!

PS........Had the 5 parked at John Null park tonight at ball practice! Getting the parking lot primed for a load of Bimmers!:)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-03-2008, 03:41 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 5,815
Posted By topazbluee39
Works real good for the Longview guy! Like those...

Works real good for the Longview guy! Like those Sundays! I wouldn't be opposed to something this month either.............The Centralia suggestion seems to be somewhat popular............
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-03-2008, 11:33 AM
Replies: 163
Views: 5,815
Posted By topazbluee39
Just another thought...........What about...

Just another thought...........What about Centralia? After all, that's considered the "central" point between Seattle and Portland...............A 2 day gig isn't in the cards for some of...
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