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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 08:54 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 702
Posted By AV8R4AA
PROBLEM FIXED I had both rear wheel...

PROBLEM FIXED

I had both rear wheel bearings and rotors replaced.
Smooth as silk now.
Running on 4 new wheel bearings, wheels, tires, shocks.
Drives like a new car ( no $hit, it IS a new car)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-09-2014, 07:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 376
Posted By AV8R4AA
I use the Castrol oil also in my 528. It seems...

I use the Castrol oil also in my 528.
It seems to like it with quick oil pressure, and
Quiet engine.
Only problem I have is that it seems to leak out of my engine:thumbdwn:

I have a leaky oil...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-20-2014, 07:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 373
Posted By AV8R4AA
I heard that the factory upper shock mount vs the...

I heard that the factory upper shock mount vs the aftermarket mount
are not the same height.
My 528 is little higher in front now.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-14-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 702
Posted By AV8R4AA
Michelin tires, after market wheels Perfect fit...

Michelin tires, after market wheels
Perfect fit bore, no crap rings.
I tried every new on hub before tire install .
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-13-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 702
Posted By AV8R4AA
I have thought of that, but unsure how to...

I have thought of that, but unsure how to diagnose.
I am not getting any clicking or growling while turning.
How did you figure that out?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-13-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 702
Posted By AV8R4AA
Thanks so much guys, i need to crawl under...

Thanks so much guys,
i need to crawl under there and see if I have something obvious.
The previous owner did the subframe bushings about 40K ago.
I did pull one of the rear bolts out and looked in...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-12-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 702
Posted By AV8R4AA
I don't know of any crash damage. One or 2 panels...

I don't know of any crash damage. One or 2 panels have been repainted so it's
not in perfect condition.
The only thing I'm suspecting is possible improperly installed rear subframe bushings
Or...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-12-2014, 07:30 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 702
Posted By AV8R4AA
Had tires road force balanced on new wheels, they...

Had tires road force balanced on new wheels, they were near perfect.
Brand new engine mounts and transmission mounts.
New front hubs ( bearings)



I am running out of hair to pull out.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-12-2014, 05:21 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 702
Posted By AV8R4AA
Vibration is not variant on engine RPM. Does...

Vibration is not variant on engine RPM.
Does not matter if accelerating of coasting.
I even shut engine off and the vibration was there!!!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-12-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 702
Posted By AV8R4AA
Yes sir, new CSB and guibo!

Yes sir, new CSB and guibo!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-12-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 702
Posted By AV8R4AA
Vibration from hell. PROBLEM FIXED !!!

I am asking this community what I need to do.
I have a 2000 BMW 528it. 170K miles.
I have so many new parts on the car it should drive like new.
Just a few items, the following are all BRAND NEW...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-05-2014, 08:27 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 947
Posted By AV8R4AA
Total rear end overhaul. Since the subframe...

Total rear end overhaul.
Since the subframe bushings were done less than 10K ago, I left them.
All the basic rear end rubber-to-aluminum parts new.
Bolts torqued with weight on wheels.

Today I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-01-2014, 12:31 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 644
Posted By AV8R4AA
I love to write things that just go to the soul....

I love to write things that just go to the soul.
It's always fun to watch who has the thin skin.
Thanks so much for the belly laughs !!!!!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-01-2014, 06:57 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 644
Posted By AV8R4AA
Have a great weekend! I know I will, taking my...

Have a great weekend!
I know I will, taking my beautiful lady to the
concert tonight in my "mid level office worker"
BMW .
Might even get lucky on the way home with the back seats
folded...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-01-2014, 06:46 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 644
Posted By AV8R4AA
The guy asked which car to buy. I gave my...

The guy asked which car to buy.
I gave my opinion, so did you.
You don't like my opinion , too bad, get over it.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-28-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 644
Posted By AV8R4AA
Take a test drive in both cars. I found the E46...

Take a test drive in both cars.
I found the E46 was too small for my family.
I drive the chuck wagon now, fits everyone and
the dog.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-28-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 644
Posted By AV8R4AA
Considering the car had less than 60K total...

Considering the car had less than 60K total miles, I didn't think
The car would need a complete cooling system overhaul, complete front
end overhaul, complete CCV overhaul, and a 1200 dollar ABS...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-28-2014, 08:00 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 644
Posted By AV8R4AA
I owned one E46. Musta had a real dud. BY...

I owned one E46.
Musta had a real dud.
BY FAR the worst car I have ever owned.
Every drive was a check engine or dash light problem.

Fixed every problem and sold it for a 9000 dollar loss....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-28-2014, 05:53 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 432
Posted By AV8R4AA
What is all that white stuff? You must live...

What is all that white stuff?
You must live near a powderd sugar plant.
Forum: E24 (1976 - 1989) 02-23-2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 407
Posted By AV8R4AA
Blue top coolant sensor called cold start . on...

Blue top coolant sensor called cold start .
on front of engine near all other sensors.
unplug it and try a start sequence.
if it does same thing, your sensor is not working, replace.
under 20...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-12-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 947
Posted By AV8R4AA
Back to your problem did you really pre-load the...

Back to your problem did you really pre-load the car before tightening them control arms? If this part was missing it effects how the car handle the by a lot.[/QUOTE]

Yes car was on ground when...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-10-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,112
Posted By AV8R4AA
If. You have not done CCV, now is ghetto time. ...

If. You have not done CCV, now is ghetto time.
Sooooo easy with manifold off.
Fuel injectors easy clean and re oring also.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-10-2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,112
Posted By AV8R4AA
I did those under manifold pipes. They were...

I did those under manifold pipes.
They were heavily corroded from the inside out.
Externally they looked like poopy brown.
Inside they were rotting away.
If you want a " drive that mofo to Vegas...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-10-2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,112
Posted By AV8R4AA
I did those under manifold pipes. They were...

I did those under manifold pipes.
They were heavily corroded from the inside out.
Externally they looked like poopy brown.
Inside they were rotting away.
If you want a " drive that mofo to Vegas...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-09-2014, 06:39 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 947
Posted By AV8R4AA
I don't know what road force is. How do I test...

I don't know what road force is.
How do I test for it?
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