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Forum: General BMW 04-01-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 139
Posted By JohnathanDM
any body buying warranty stay away from SCM!!

As tittle says Stay away from this company when looking for 3rd party Warranty. as a Service Adviser for a Indie European shop I deal with tons of Warranty company's but SCM takes the cake! they...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-17-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,156
Posted By JohnathanDM
wire harness i delt with this for 2 years on and...

wire harness i delt with this for 2 years on and off... the dealer replaced my throttlebody which stoped it for 3 months then it came back with a vengence i know this is a old thread but if any one...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-02-2014, 10:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 208
Posted By JohnathanDM
Headers for the 528i! Happy camper!

http://www.topspeedauto.com/index.php?route=product/product&path=59_74&product_id=713




What do you guys think? I'm curious if this will throw a CEL? Either way Im buying them!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-02-2014, 10:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 769
Posted By JohnathanDM
hahaha! no shes a tiny thing compared to me! she...

hahaha! no shes a tiny thing compared to me! she brook it clean off that was confuses me,All the parts seem to be intact nothing broken off .The night did not start out like that once we went in...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-02-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 769
Posted By JohnathanDM
thanks bluebee I could always count on you!!!

thanks bluebee I could always count on you!!!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-02-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 769
Posted By JohnathanDM
Lucky Enough we went to where I live I was in the...

Lucky Enough we went to where I live I was in the Garage trying to put it back on. Thankfully I had my little sister and English bulldog keep her company:bigpimp: while I was trying to fix it! :cry:...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-01-2014, 10:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 461
Posted By JohnathanDM
if you have any lean codes run a smog test on it...

if you have any lean codes run a smog test on it to see if any smoke is coming from anywhere...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-01-2014, 10:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 268
Posted By JohnathanDM
i would get a second opinion the issue engines...

i would get a second opinion the issue engines for any e39 ruffler cost as much as the car is worth.... worse case Scenario make it a weekend project car and put it back one piece at a time I do wish...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-01-2014, 10:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 769
Posted By JohnathanDM
My date broke my door handle :(

as the tittle say's while I was on a date with a girl I met at school.We had dinner and was putting her to go box in the passenger side back door and all of a sudden I hear a" OOP's" and a metal...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-13-2014, 10:06 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 173
Posted By JohnathanDM
Thinking about running 0w40 Royal Purple?

this week I plan to do my oil change I own the car for about 2 year's already. I used Castrol Ow30 Untill Last January.When I Discovered Castrol's new 0w40 which is LL01Approved (great Oil!),But...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-30-2013, 11:33 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 992
Posted By JohnathanDM
Okay Bottom Line mods are making a true cold air...

Okay Bottom Line mods are making a true cold air intake issue is once you do it and go over a pothole full of water or flooding you will end up Hydro Locked Find a Free flow Muffler or find a cat...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-29-2013, 08:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,148
Posted By JohnathanDM
Bmw's Love Thick Oil. I know a few people who run...

Bmw's Love Thick Oil. I know a few people who run 10w40 Castrol Edge and even 5w50 never a drop of oil or consumption And Constantly met owners using almost any 5w30 Synthetic and burn it all...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-29-2013, 07:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 442
Posted By JohnathanDM
Thank's! Thankfully I had 6 guys in class with me...

Thank's! Thankfully I had 6 guys in class with me that had nothing better to do!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-29-2013, 07:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 442
Posted By JohnathanDM
My Insurance Paid it out it came out to be 1900 ...

My Insurance Paid it out it came out to be 1900 With DME 2 new key's new ABS Sensors and body control Module with labor. I think DME was 500? The Shop I went to gave me a deal since my brother...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-27-2013, 10:36 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 992
Posted By JohnathanDM
: popcorn:: popcorn:

: popcorn:: popcorn:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-27-2013, 10:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 442
Posted By JohnathanDM
MY car had kept having p0601 codes and throttle...

MY car had kept having p0601 codes and throttle related Issues I had my Entire Wiring Harness Replaced at school and Warranty Out my ThrottleBody/TPS. During Class me and a few class mates went...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-27-2013, 09:03 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,643
Posted By JohnathanDM
Castrol has More LL01 Flavors then Most.of course...

Castrol has More LL01 Flavors then Most.of course your car is going to like Rotella T6 Its Thick just how Bmws like it! e46 owners are more daring because they tend to be super young punks that give...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-27-2013, 08:53 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 992
Posted By JohnathanDM
oh boy here it come's your prob going to get a...

oh boy here it come's your prob going to get a ton of people yelling at you for "street Racing" Honestly our cars may not make alot of power but they get up I took on a 5.0 mustang Gt that should of...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-27-2013, 08:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 442
Posted By JohnathanDM
Finally have my E39 back in my drive way after 6 months!

having countless Independent Shops try to figure out what was wrong with my car. it all came down to needing a new DME!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-22-2013, 03:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 339
Posted By JohnathanDM
I Just Order a new Pedal and Sensor around 20...

I Just Order a new Pedal and Sensor around 20 bucks for both. I honestly Do not Want to throw More parts at it. Im going off a Hunch so Hopefully it will correct the problem!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-22-2013, 03:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 339
Posted By JohnathanDM
thanks that would be great I honestly Do not...

thanks that would be great I honestly Do not wan't to get a used one and end up replacing keys and what not!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-22-2013, 02:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 339
Posted By JohnathanDM
anybody?

anybody?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-21-2013, 08:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 339
Posted By JohnathanDM
Feels like a random Miss fire when I accelerate...

Feels like a random Miss fire when I accelerate kind of like the "limp home mode" can not go past 55 MPH. Its weird once the car is in idle or park it goes back to normal until I Press the pedal...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-21-2013, 04:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 339
Posted By JohnathanDM
do i need a new ECU?

these 2 trouble codes pop up on my car last week P0120 P0601 I Recently had a New Throttle body/TPS Installed by the Dealer a few months ago. The TB is good We Put it on another 528i and ran like a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-15-2013, 12:55 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 196
Posted By JohnathanDM
finally got the codes!

When to school this morning and hooked it up to the Snap on scan tool Unfortunately it does not have any Euro diagnostic software so I had to use the Generic codes P0120 P0601 like I stated...
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