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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-26-2010, 03:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,027
Posted By 528ibimmer
i can already tell the fan is engaged when the...

i can already tell the fan is engaged when the car is cold. i have a strong feeling the fan will rip the paper apart when cold. like i said though it disengages after 2-3 mins.

On another note, i...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-26-2010, 01:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,027
Posted By 528ibimmer
bavarian autosport. The clutch looked exactly...

bavarian autosport. The clutch looked exactly like the oem and even had the same brand and numbers written on it. and the bus noise as in, it makes a loud swooshing noise. It makes the noise it...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-25-2010, 07:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,027
Posted By 528ibimmer
New fan clutch put in.. is this normal?

i feel like ive been posting to much threads lately but cant seem to find my answers. i just put a fan clutch in my 528, did all the tests on the old one and decided the clutch was gone. new one is...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-18-2010, 05:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 676
Posted By 528ibimmer
my fan clutch is shot. engine was hot. stuck...

my fan clutch is shot. engine was hot. stuck newspaper in and it dead stopped, then put my finger on it and was able to move it freely while the engine was at idle
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-18-2010, 01:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 676
Posted By 528ibimmer
Alright does this video seem correct? ...

Alright does this video seem correct?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J0j6q11_ZO8

If so my fan clutch is bad. doesnt spin freely but mines exactly like his. Should it really be that stiff with a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-18-2010, 04:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 676
Posted By 528ibimmer
whats the newspaper test?.. and dont say cracked...

whats the newspaper test?.. and dont say cracked head that really scares me, but highly doubtful. and if i have been doing fine for so long why does it all of a sudden need a bleed? random air...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-17-2010, 09:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 676
Posted By 528ibimmer
Sign of a fan clutch?

Tonight my car sitting at hot idle, ran hot up to about 3/4s of the way right before the red and stayed there, dont ask why but trying to diag. i wanted to see if reving it would maybe get it hotter...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-14-2010, 12:36 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 296
Posted By 528ibimmer
Where can i find a clear corner lense?

Ive been looking around for a affordable clear coner lense. Not wanting to get to fancy with A/Es or anything but heres what i have
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-08-2010, 12:35 PM
Replies: 23
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Views: 3,544
Posted By 528ibimmer
i know theres a thread on here involving a exact...

i know theres a thread on here involving a exact replacement for a hyundai MAF. found it http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=443147
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-07-2010, 07:54 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,614
Posted By 528ibimmer
Mack paint your bumper white and just send it...

Mack paint your bumper white and just send it over to me then ill be happy and wont have to talk about bras!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-06-2010, 06:20 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,614
Posted By 528ibimmer
ok i agree with you guys but does ANYONE want...

ok i agree with you guys but does ANYONE want there stuff looking like this? because if i keep the car long enough i fear that this will happen

<a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-05-2010, 01:55 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,614
Posted By 528ibimmer
Bra? opinions

I have been having thoughts towards bras. I would agree that i have an awesome condition 98 5 but the paint is chipping like crazy on the front bumper. Obviously i wouldnt go with the clear stick ons...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-25-2010, 12:33 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 9,150
Posted By 528ibimmer
i think dont wrap at all. the car looks awesome...

i think dont wrap at all. the car looks awesome the way it sits!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-25-2010, 12:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,079
Posted By 528ibimmer
well ive got the ok to get new tires, now im...

well ive got the ok to get new tires, now im gonna start searching. What josh said about the alignment, i will get it done asap after tires. im gonna take it to the indy to make sure its done...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-24-2010, 01:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,079
Posted By 528ibimmer
Well i did a rotate balance at the same time......

Well i did a rotate balance at the same time... well at least i tried to. One of my tires had excessive road force. so i left it on the back which kind of caused me to not rotate. All though the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-24-2010, 01:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,079
Posted By 528ibimmer
About to give up

Guys im getting close to my boiling point. Yesterday i replaced my upper control arms "trust arms" in a attempt to get rid of a 55-65 MPH shimmy along with a shimmy at braking with speeds of 70+....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-17-2010, 01:12 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,169
Posted By 528ibimmer
You know your site isnt mentioned a whole lot...

You know your site isnt mentioned a whole lot over these forums for some reason? Ive ordered from ecs alot and they are great! carry alot of accesories as well. My brother just got a 2006 gti and you...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-16-2010, 02:34 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,169
Posted By 528ibimmer
got mine off ecstuning.com .. little more...

got mine off ecstuning.com .. little more expensive then the depo ones though. I love the look without having to get the expensive CELIS l.e.d .. my cars a 98 and didnt come with them so im gonna...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-11-2010, 10:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 933
Posted By 528ibimmer
we will talk then:thumbup: definately...

we will talk then:thumbup: definately interested. I wish i had the money but i found a part out on ebay and the guy which seems to have a bimmerfest sticker in the back window is selling the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-11-2010, 12:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 933
Posted By 528ibimmer
i see no part outs going on right now. unless im...

i see no part outs going on right now. unless im missing something :dunno:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-11-2010, 11:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 933
Posted By 528ibimmer
Chrome window trim i can buy?

Anyone have chrome window trim laying around that i could buy. maybe off a parts car or whoever has replaced? I got mine painted black and its already chipping and stuff. I just wanna put the chrome...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-11-2010, 10:01 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 69,659
Posted By 528ibimmer
well some days ive noticed that the 2 drain hoses...

well some days ive noticed that the 2 drain hoses under the car will pee like race horses, but somedays ill see nothing at all. Im gonna be looking at everything today
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-10-2010, 10:27 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 69,659
Posted By 528ibimmer
ok ok ok i just read all the posts on this thread...

ok ok ok i just read all the posts on this thread and couldnt find anything on what mine is doing. Been really hot down here 97-100 about everyday for the past week. been using the A/C alot. What ive...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-09-2010, 09:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 955
Posted By 528ibimmer
wish i could take it off your hands. i like the...

wish i could take it off your hands. i like the face lift on the non-M cars
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-08-2010, 11:50 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,810
Posted By 528ibimmer
is it sad that i have a 528 and i get just about...

is it sad that i have a 528 and i get just about the same as you 540 guys? i have no fuel issues and actually not a very lead foot driver. the 6 cylinders are just thirsty i guess?
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