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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-17-2016, 11:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 408
Posted By jun
I just installed HP ceramic pads, together with...

I just installed HP ceramic pads, together with oem brake rotors, last week on my 540 sport. So far so good.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-15-2016, 08:20 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 826
Posted By jun
I've been wanting to buy this Motiv bleeder. Is...

I've been wanting to buy this Motiv bleeder. Is this bleeder going to work in my 540 as well as my Mazda CX9 and my Mustang GT?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-06-2016, 03:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 584
Posted By jun
Thanks. I don't have a Bentley:-(

Thanks.

I don't have a Bentley:-(
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-05-2016, 09:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 584
Posted By jun
Yes..

Yes..
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-05-2016, 07:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 584
Posted By jun
Wheel torque setting

Will be doing some brake work tomorrow. What is the proper torque setting for the 540?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-03-2016, 09:10 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 731
Posted By jun
I tightened the battery negative connection...

I tightened the battery negative connection yesterday. I was able to turn it with my bare hands. I also tightened the ground under the cabin filter. I can't find the ground cable pictured above...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-02-2016, 08:48 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 754
Posted By jun
looks to be a nice DD.

looks to be a nice DD.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-31-2015, 07:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 432
Posted By jun
I probably drive my car 3,000 miles a year, at...

I probably drive my car 3,000 miles a year, at the most. I change my oil/filter once a year.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-30-2015, 05:47 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 30,982
Posted By jun
I just did a quick look at the battery and found...

I just did a quick look at the battery and found out that the ground cable is a little bit loose. I can turn it around with my bare hand. The ground underneath the cabin filter looks good. I still...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-30-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 731
Posted By jun
I did a quick check and found that the battery...

I did a quick check and found that the battery ground is on the loose side. I can turn it around with my bare hand. The ground underneath the cabin filter looks solid. I'll still run a couple of...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-30-2015, 02:46 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 30,982
Posted By jun
My 540's engine died last night while I was...

My 540's engine died last night while I was driving home. The abs/brake light in the gauge cluster flickered a couple of times first, then the engine just died. The computer displays, gas...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-30-2015, 02:16 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 731
Posted By jun
Scott, I just joined AMA. Strange but I rode...

Scott,

I just joined AMA. Strange but I rode motorcycles for 10 years and never joined
AMA before.

I have an appointment with a BMW specialist of January 6. I'll take a look at the ground...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-29-2015, 06:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 731
Posted By jun
I just looked for a code and there is none.

I just looked for a code and there is none.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-29-2015, 06:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 731
Posted By jun
If it is a bad ground, where should I look? The...

If it is a bad ground, where should I look? The car was parked in a covered parking garage all day.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-29-2015, 05:16 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 731
Posted By jun
strange thing happened on my 540 tonight

While driving, the abs light and brake light flashed a couple of times. The radio went dead, then the engine cut off. I was lucky that by then I was driving on some neighborhood roads and I was able...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-26-2015, 07:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 305
Posted By jun
I have just ordered the BMW oem front rotors,...

I have just ordered the BMW oem front rotors, Hawk Ceramic pads, Goodridge brakeline kit, and ATE brake fluid.

I still have to order a set of Michelin Pilot Super Sport tires. All of these are...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-26-2015, 05:24 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,473
Posted By jun
Pics or these cars do not exist:dunno:

Pics or these cars do not exist:dunno:
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 12-25-2015, 06:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 278
Posted By jun
Hawk HPS or Hawk ceramic pads

I am getting the parts needed for the brake overhaul of my 2003 540 and am confused which one to get between these two pads. I currently have HPS pads on my 540 now. Are the ceramic pads better...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 12-25-2015, 06:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 575
Posted By jun
I just used this newly delivered to me tire...

I just used this newly delivered to me tire inflator for the first time today and I am impressed. It doesn't have an auto off but I never found those built in tire gauges to be accurate anyways. ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-25-2015, 02:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 305
Posted By jun
brake overhaul parts

I am looking at brake parts(rotors and pads) when i do my brakes next spring. I am pretty much settled on Hawk HPS pads, same pads I have now. I am also thinking of getting the BMW oem rotors. ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-25-2015, 11:54 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,783
Posted By jun
In 2003 I was driving a 2001 BMW 330ci with some...

In 2003 I was driving a 2001 BMW 330ci with some mods in it. I have a friend at work who is a big BMW fanatic who drove a 97 540 manual. He let me drive it one time and I was hooked. The 330ci...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-24-2015, 04:08 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,473
Posted By jun
I got it new from VOB in September 2003. I...

I got it new from VOB in September 2003.

I actually misspoke on the mileage. My car as of today has 43,998 miles in it, not 47k. I am actually starting to drive it more often now because of my...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2015, 06:38 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,473
Posted By jun
My 2003 540 47k bimmer.

My 2003 540 47k bimmer.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2015, 05:17 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,473
Posted By jun
My 2003 540 which I got new in September 2003 has...

My 2003 540 which I got new in September 2003 has 47k in it.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-22-2015, 10:06 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 496
Posted By jun
I've sold several cameras and motorcycles thru...

I've sold several cameras and motorcycles thru Craigslist in the past and I've gotten my share of those scammers.

I have a 2003 540 with m tech and about 47000 miles on it. Will let you know if I...
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