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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-20-2016, 06:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 339
Posted By nedmon
Hi Jim, Thanks for the input. The part I...

Hi Jim,

Thanks for the input. The part I listed just didn't look quite right for the location.

My brother in Ireland just got a 2015 320d and he said the gap was filled with an...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-19-2016, 05:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 339
Posted By nedmon
Tire and wheel noise

All,
Coming from a "98 528i, I bought a 2013 328i last Spring. I changed out the runflats because of the noise but road noise is still too loud.

Digging in a little I found there is a big gap...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-23-2016, 09:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 227
Posted By nedmon
Mikail, Why bother. I have a $50 Tom Tom and...

Mikail,
Why bother. I have a $50 Tom Tom and the nice lady with the french accent tells me what she wants me to do. I don't think that looking at a Navigation screen/map is ever a good idea as...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-15-2016, 03:34 PM
Replies: 249
Views: 11,638
Posted By nedmon
I have an '2013 528i CPO bought last Spring, a...

I have an '2013 528i CPO bought last Spring, a successor to my great 1998 E39. The car has just got the premium package, no bells or whistles except for Comfort Access and I'm getting used to keeping...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-07-2016, 02:59 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,740
Posted By nedmon
Mine is a 2013 328i M/t, 45k Miles. I like the...

Mine is a 2013 328i M/t, 45k Miles. I like the car and dare I say the steering too. My previous was a 98 E39.

My beef is the noise level. In front of the door hinges where you would expect a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-26-2016, 06:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 446
Posted By nedmon
I took the car to Costco today and they installed...

I took the car to Costco today and they installed TPMS servce packs at each valve.

As far as I can tell, this improves the air seal.

I drove 100 miles after and the problem has gone away
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-25-2016, 05:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 446
Posted By nedmon
I have the same problem with mine and am taking...

I have the same problem with mine and am taking it in on Tuesday. I will post their findings.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-22-2016, 09:37 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,849
Posted By nedmon
I got rid of my runflats and now have a donut,...

I got rid of my runflats and now have a donut, from an M in the trunk, plus a wrench and a $20 Walmart jack
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-22-2016, 08:26 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 823
Posted By nedmon
Cute Little Scam

Selling tires on C/L and the guy texts that he will pay full amount via Paypal and would arrange for pickup and said that "Movers" fees would be added to the payment.

The scam is that after he...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-15-2016, 02:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 322
Posted By nedmon
Don't remember the details but it's in the...

Don't remember the details but it's in the Drivers Manual
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-07-2016, 06:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 243
Posted By nedmon
cowl fasteners

All

New guy here from the E39 forum. My 1998 528i is gone and replaced with a CPO 328i, MY 2013.

The car is 3 yrs old so I decided to get all the leaf debris etc from under the cowl.

I was...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-25-2016, 06:50 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 59,324
Posted By nedmon
I did one recently. I used my ball joint tool to...

I did one recently. I used my ball joint tool to pop the tie rod, loosened the strut bolt and removed the top sway bar bolt. You need a flat bike wrench, 16mm to hold this one.

Then, I lowered the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-24-2016, 07:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 793
Posted By nedmon
Jim when a fuse blows, 12 volts remain on the...

Jim when a fuse blows, 12 volts remain on the battery side so with a voltmeter, you measure 12 volts across the fuse.

When current is flowing through a fuse since the fuse has resistance, the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-23-2016, 04:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 625
Posted By nedmon
I should have said " if the sensor comes without...

I should have said " if the sensor comes without a pigtail" then you have the correct one. You could always check the connector to the sensor and if you see 12v, then it's correct. The lazy way to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-23-2016, 02:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 625
Posted By nedmon
Kevin, If tour crank sensor comes without a...

Kevin,
If tour crank sensor comes without a harness then you have the update. Look under the inlet manifold to see the harness. I don't have the instruction but a search will surely find it.
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-22-2016, 06:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 625
Posted By nedmon
Kevin, Check out advisory 99-e a 01. They...

Kevin,
Check out advisory 99-e a 01. They changed the crank sensor power supply to 12 v from the 5 v from the dme. This is a BMW required change and they did it on my 1998 528i. The update...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-01-2016, 11:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 496
Posted By nedmon
The pump runs for a minute or so on cold start....

The pump runs for a minute or so on cold start. The extrs air added air reduces cold start richness related pollution. Thats all. It has no other function.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-31-2016, 01:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 324
Posted By nedmon
I just looked at the fine print for Classified...

I just looked at the fine print for Classified sales here and the price to use it is bout $200!!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-31-2016, 05:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 811
Posted By nedmon
I don't want mine no more. The 1998 528i 188k is...

I don't want mine no more. The 1998 528i 188k is perfect and is on CL NY.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-31-2016, 05:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 277
Posted By nedmon
Pump runs for a minute at cold start. Vacuum on...

Pump runs for a minute at cold start. Vacuum on cold start valve opens it to let the air into exhaust. See Bav Auto troubleshooting guide.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-30-2016, 10:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 617
Posted By nedmon
Keep life simple and keep as much of your money...

Keep life simple and keep as much of your money in your pocket as you can. My 98 528i 5 Speed is for sale in Ct Details on Craig, ny. looking for 3500. Car is perfect, montreal Blue w tan leather
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-30-2016, 05:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 324
Posted By nedmon
Nice 98 528i on Craigs NY

All,
My 98 528i is looking for a new home. Hop on to Craigslist for the details or call/text asking 3500,. PH 203 216 five seven seven six.
Ned
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-29-2016, 04:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 468
Posted By nedmon
I have the fuel pump from my 98 528i that I...

I have the fuel pump from my 98 528i that I replaced with a new unit. It works fine. Yours for 50
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-28-2016, 01:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 659
Posted By nedmon
Bill, it's most unlikely the DME is the...

Bill,

it's most unlikely the DME is the perp.

Follow the Bav Auto troubleshooting instructions. They are good.

In my car, the wrong 2 pin terminal was connected to the vacuum switch....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-26-2016, 06:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 381
Posted By nedmon
I remove all wheels Spring and fall and inspect.

I remove all wheels Spring and fall and inspect.
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