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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-21-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 487
Posted By theWalkinator
That's not too bad, fixable, hood, grill,...

That's not too bad, fixable, hood, grill, headlight, drive side fender can be bend back with hand, not sure radiator and aux fan are damaged. The M5 wheels worth $1000 alone. How much it costs you...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-21-2014, 07:54 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,696
Posted By theWalkinator
Autozone is different, I got brake caliper seized...

Autozone is different, I got brake caliper seized up after 2 years and took out, went to Autozone, they looked up computer and replaced another one without any issue.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-19-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 233
Posted By theWalkinator
It is also curved and double the price of the...

It is also curved and double the price of the Eonon unit.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-19-2014, 11:06 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 366
Posted By theWalkinator
Here in my area, today's prices is around $2.5 a...

Here in my area, today's prices is around $2.5 a gallon.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-19-2014, 08:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 233
Posted By theWalkinator
The unit looks good, but it does not work with...

The unit looks good, but it does not work with DSP as the description states, also it does not comes with mounting brackets.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-12-2014, 03:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 235
Posted By theWalkinator
Take your battery out to Advance Auto or Autozone...

Take your battery out to Advance Auto or Autozone to have them tested if it is bad.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-12-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 454
Posted By theWalkinator
I would pass, a 16 years old high mileage bimmer...

I would pass, a 16 years old high mileage bimmer with possible head gasket leaks, could be a money pit.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-10-2014, 08:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 437
Posted By theWalkinator
Thanks, now I got it, the the front is high and...

Thanks, now I got it, the the front is high and mid bass, the rear is mid high on the door and bass on the deck.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-10-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 437
Posted By theWalkinator
Bad link.

Bad link.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-10-2014, 02:59 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 656
Posted By theWalkinator
No damage done but this one is the funniest: ...

No damage done but this one is the funniest:
http://youtu.be/HIW2_B9ECyQ
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-10-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 273
Posted By theWalkinator
OK, can I charge in the car with my 6amp charger?

OK, can I charge in the car with my 6amp charger?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-10-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 183
Posted By theWalkinator
I use firefox, with No Script and Ad Blocker...

I use firefox, with No Script and Ad Blocker extensions installed, so no pop up adds for me.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-10-2014, 02:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 437
Posted By theWalkinator
Hmm, I only see the mid range speaker on the door...

Hmm, I only see the mid range speaker on the door panel and tweeter on door next to A pillar, so the front speakers are two way component speakers, am I right?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-10-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 656
Posted By theWalkinator
I think this one is the winner: ...

I think this one is the winner:
http://youtu.be/yTGezRR46R8
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-10-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 273
Posted By theWalkinator
Replaced battery with Walmart one

So my 2002 540i has this battery drain issue since I bought her, periodically I have to charge it if not used for few of days, winter time is even worse. I thought is was FSU went bad but after shut...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-10-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 604
Posted By theWalkinator
Save the old fluid, if trans acts up after fluid...

Save the old fluid, if trans acts up after fluid change, drain the new fluid and fill the old fluid back in, LOL.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-10-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 949
Posted By theWalkinator
LOL, this has nothing to do with the tooling,...

LOL, this has nothing to do with the tooling, technology and trained skill labors to make the quality products. China is the number 1 in terms of manufacture capacity and capability, pretty much...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-08-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 262
Posted By theWalkinator
For door actuator you'd better use OEM one, VDO...

For door actuator you'd better use OEM one, VDO brand, it is PITA to replace it, you don't want risk it breaks on you again and do it over, trust me, being there, done that.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-06-2014, 10:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 262
Posted By theWalkinator
Your door lock actuator is acting up and is...

Your door lock actuator is acting up and is probably shot, this is a common problem, replace it fast before it locks the door good in such that you cannot unlock it with turning the key in key hole...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-06-2014, 10:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 248
Posted By theWalkinator
For that amount of money, I would go avant-2, it...

For that amount of money, I would go avant-2, it is Android, made for e39, plug and play.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-06-2014, 09:55 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 949
Posted By theWalkinator
They are DEPO lights, I think this is the set:...

They are DEPO lights, I think this is the set:...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-05-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 382
Posted By theWalkinator
This is not cheap out, we are essentially...

This is not cheap out, we are essentially replacing the coil spring being that everything else is the same, and from JimLev's picture of new and old tensioners, the coil spring comes with the new...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-05-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,063
Posted By theWalkinator
For other URO parts, maybe, but in this forum,...

For other URO parts, maybe, but in this forum, URO aluminum WP pulley are endorsed by many members. I like it, it is aluminum, how can it be worse than OEM plastic one.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-05-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 382
Posted By theWalkinator
For V8, can we just replace the spring instead of...

For V8, can we just replace the spring instead of entire tensioner? I saw in V6 there the timing chain tensioner spring is listed as separate part but not so in V8.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-05-2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,063
Posted By theWalkinator
I just installed URO aluminum WP pulley from ECS...

I just installed URO aluminum WP pulley from ECS Tuning 3 weeks ago, my PS pump mounting bracket cracked, thrown the belt and took the OEM plastic WP pulley (cracked) along with it.
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