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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-12-2017, 02:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 357
Posted By tohadamjo
Try putting 93 octane gas:rofl:

Try putting 93 octane gas:rofl:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-08-2017, 04:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 427
Posted By tohadamjo
I had done some research on bavengine and people...

I had done some research on bavengine and people weren't too pleased with their customer service. I also called them and the guy gave me different answers about the same engine I was inquiring about....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-07-2017, 08:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 427
Posted By tohadamjo
My tranny is fine. Shifts flawlessly. No leaks...

My tranny is fine. Shifts flawlessly. No leaks either. The previous owner kept this car top notch.


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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-07-2017, 07:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 427
Posted By tohadamjo
In search of M62TU

At 234,000 miles and never having my timing guides done, I fear the inevitable is near. Rather than pay the labor for the guide job I feel like my best bet is to swap the motor out. Preferably with...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-29-2017, 03:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 269
Posted By tohadamjo
"Looking into purchasing a 335d, it has about...

"Looking into purchasing a 335d, it has about 80,000 miles on it. What should I be focusing on for repairs and maintenance that should have been preformed?"

Would this not constitute research from...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-29-2017, 01:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 269
Posted By tohadamjo
e90 335d

Looking into purchasing a 335d, it has about 80,000 miles on it. What should I be focusing on for repairs and maintenance that should have been preformed?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-12-2017, 07:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 834
Posted By tohadamjo
231,000 miles chain guides are fine and still...

231,000 miles chain guides are fine and still pulling strong.


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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-10-2017, 03:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 224
Posted By tohadamjo
Fuel Foor Actuator DIY

**FUEL DOOR ACTUATOR**

Anyone have any links for a DIY on this ? I'm getting around to fixing my central locking system as the key fob no longer locks and unlocks the car. I have to do it...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-03-2017, 06:17 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,144
Posted By tohadamjo
BMW "Branded" 5w-30 Discontinued

Stopped by Inskip in Warwick, RI and was informed that BMW is switching to 0-w30 lol and no longer will be stocking the 5w.


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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-22-2017, 05:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 368
Posted By tohadamjo
Paint code

I cannot, for the life of me find my paint code. I have looked on every single panel and its not under the hood or in the engine bay anywhere.

Is there any way its possible to look it up by vin #?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-16-2017, 06:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 511
Posted By tohadamjo
You really should be more concerned of previous...

You really should be more concerned of previous upkeep and maintenance of the vehicle rather than the price, getting a good deal isn't worth it if you have to dish out loads of cash to to the PM that...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-04-2017, 10:48 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,369
Posted By tohadamjo
Debating on whether or not to do the guides...

Debating on whether or not to do the guides myself. I picked up a 00' 540i in great shape. I've put about 5,000 miles on it in 2 months. I love driving it. I got a quote from the previous owners...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-01-2017, 05:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 310
Posted By tohadamjo
Also, what types of clips and fasteners should I...

Also, what types of clips and fasteners should I stock up on so I don't run into any problems remounting the new bumper ?


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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-01-2017, 04:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 310
Posted By tohadamjo
Front Bumper Removal and Replacement

Good evening guys,

Im going to be installing an M series bumper on the 540 in the coming week. I think the pre LCI bumper needs to go, so anyway I'm going to try and tackle it.

My main...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-26-2017, 06:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 441
Posted By tohadamjo
Yes. Moves freely by hand and with a bit of ease....

Yes. Moves freely by hand and with a bit of ease.


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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-26-2017, 05:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 441
Posted By tohadamjo
Help with Passenger Side Wiper Blade

Good morning.

Two weeks ago there was snow overnight and caked into ice on my windshield. I thought I had done. Good enough job clearing it away and I turned on my wipers. My passenger side wiper...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-24-2017, 06:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 623
Posted By tohadamjo
Ill trade you.

Ill trade you.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-22-2017, 06:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 526
Posted By tohadamjo
I just picked up the car, but plan to change...

I just picked up the car, but plan to change every 7k


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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-22-2017, 06:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 526
Posted By tohadamjo
Thanks guys. Sent from my iPhone using...

Thanks guys.


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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-21-2017, 06:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 526
Posted By tohadamjo
Oil Types

Just curious,

I have seen many different types of weights going into the 540i M62tu engine. I have a 2000 that I picked up with 225xxx on it and it has been serviced with 5w30SAE for the past 5...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-10-2017, 07:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 574
Posted By tohadamjo
Love it, all true! Haha

Love it, all true! Haha
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-10-2017, 07:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 574
Posted By tohadamjo
LOL, into trains? I run them ;)

LOL,

into trains? I run them ;)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-07-2017, 08:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 574
Posted By tohadamjo
Great suggestions. I just like the brand/car...

Great suggestions.

I just like the brand/car ect. Just trying to get ideas flowing.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-07-2017, 05:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 574
Posted By tohadamjo
Rhode Island Vanity Plate

Hey all, this is a different one for you,

just picked up a 2000 540ia. 226,XXX on the clock and instead of a vanos or timing question, I've got something else for you.

Im trying to figure out...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-11-2013, 12:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 567
Posted By tohadamjo
I had this issue as well...make sure the bulbs...

I had this issue as well...make sure the bulbs are not pushed too far in so that they are touching the back of the headlight housing (actually contacting the plastic) which would cause them to melt.
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