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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-28-2010, 01:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 386
Posted By Homebrew
OK I found it Someone broke the nipple off...

OK
I found it
Someone broke the nipple off of the port that the vaccum line
goes on and it connects into the hose assembly that feeds the engine
right behind the mass air
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-28-2010, 01:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 386
Posted By Homebrew
I dont have my Camera here today

I dont have my Camera here today
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-28-2010, 12:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 386
Posted By Homebrew
Where O Where Does this Vaccum line go

Hi Everyone
2003 325xi
Their is a vaccum line that comes off of the what looks like the pressure regulater on the fuel pump
it comes up right in front of the driver by the shock tower and its a...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 11-17-2009, 11:11 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 658
Posted By Homebrew
Defrost blower speed

1998 740il

When going to defrost it only blows on HIGH Speed
if you try to lower the blower speed then it turns off
the defrost

Is this just the way it is or is it messed up :dunno:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-30-2009, 10:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,133
Posted By Homebrew
Could have a lifter leaking down overnight

Could have a lifter leaking down overnight
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-30-2009, 10:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,073
Posted By Homebrew
FYI I would check for a leaking injector ( put...

FYI
I would check for a leaking injector ( put a fuel pressure gage in line and see if it the fuel pressure drops with engine off )
a clogged injector would cause a misfire but I would think it...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 10-15-2009, 01:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 834
Posted By Homebrew
Behind the Glove Box

Behind the Glove Box
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 10-14-2009, 09:22 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 644
Posted By Homebrew
I Know it's here But I Can't Find It

How to setup the timing chain on a 1998 740il
4.4 m62
Could someone send me the link
Please
Thanks
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 10-13-2009, 07:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,360
Posted By Homebrew
The same thing happen to my 98 740il been...

The same thing happen to my 98 740il
been trying to find it for about a year or two
Guess what I found it
it was leaking from the belly pan under the
intake manifold
I saw a small trace of...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-06-2009, 07:48 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,494
Posted By Homebrew
I disagree Just because the tech puts a...

I disagree

Just because the tech puts a alternator on the car and leaves it running and it overheats

Its not his falt besides if the side of the radiator started leaking from to much pressure...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-05-2009, 09:06 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,494
Posted By Homebrew
Well the chemical test is used to see if any...

Well the chemical test is used to see if any hydrocarbons ( Hydrocarbons are produced when the air and fuel are bunted in the conbustion chamber )are in the cooling system . Most of the time it is a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-04-2009, 10:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,097
Posted By Homebrew
Does the drivers power seat controls WORK

Does the drivers power seat controls WORK
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-01-2009, 09:01 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 356
Posted By Homebrew
Do or Don't Change Trans

1997 528i 206,000 miles
Automatic
Would you Change the Trans fluid or Not :dunno:
No Problems Know :thumbup:
Don,t want to cause one :thumbdwn:

Thanks
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-01-2009, 08:54 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,494
Posted By Homebrew
See if the Tech can get a ( AirLift) I use...

See if the Tech can get a ( AirLift)
I use mine and it works great
It pulls a vaccum on the cooling system and the fills it with out air
Just A Thought
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-24-2009, 11:49 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 14,056
Posted By Homebrew
You have to pull the radiator anyway to clean it...

You have to pull the radiator anyway to clean it out or replace
You might as well send it out and have the oil and trans tanks checked for leaks
Its less work than pulling the head
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-24-2009, 09:17 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 840
Posted By Homebrew
Both of mine were broken their are 2 white...

Both of mine were broken
their are 2 white plastic connectors inside the assembly
I think i paid about 12.00 per set
Dont forget to lube up the ajuster wheels when you take it all apart
It...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-24-2009, 09:10 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 14,056
Posted By Homebrew
Does bmw have a trans cooler inside of the...

Does bmw have a trans cooler inside of the radiator ?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-24-2009, 09:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 432
Posted By Homebrew
Hook it up constant 12 volts and then install a...

Hook it up constant 12 volts and then install a pressure sensor on the drivers seat and tie that
into the dvd player

dont forget to set the pressure sensor to your proper weight

O I forgot...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-23-2009, 12:42 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,871
Posted By Homebrew
Yes you need a thermostat Thats y their is a...

Yes you need a thermostat
Thats y their is a spot for one
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-23-2009, 12:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,871
Posted By Homebrew
Hey Jeff This guy is in Missouri If you want...

Hey Jeff
This guy is in Missouri
If you want to ship it to him let me know
he said that he is about 3 weeks behind
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-22-2009, 01:09 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,871
Posted By Homebrew
Just fixed my 528i same problem Cylinder...

Just fixed my 528i
same problem
Cylinder Head Cracked at valve seats on cyl 234
My cost 519.00
Plus My Labor and gasket set
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-22-2009, 12:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 901
Posted By Homebrew
When the blower motor wont run have everything...

When the blower motor wont run
have everything on and then find the motor and
tap it with a hammer and see if if comes on
If it does
Bad Motor
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-21-2009, 07:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 599
Posted By Homebrew
Maybe you have a Trans Fluid Leak Leaking onto...

Maybe you have a Trans Fluid Leak
Leaking onto the exhaust and the fumes are
come in through the fresh air intake into the cab

Just a Guess
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-20-2009, 01:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 429
Posted By Homebrew
go ahead an supply constant 12 volts no keyed...

go ahead an supply constant 12 volts no keyed power is need because it has its own fuse
that power just sits their until the relay is triped
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-20-2009, 01:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 699
Posted By Homebrew
First of all I have some Questions Did the Car...

First of all I have some Questions
Did the Car overheat and how HOT did it get and HOW LONG did you drive it
Next Question
Do the Cooling Fans come at the exact time you turn the AC switch on or...
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