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Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 12-16-2014, 10:06 AM
Replies: 720
Views: 67,216
Posted By zaleonardz
Epic, Thank you, I will try this and let you...

Epic,

Thank you, I will try this and let you know.

Yea I do know that I need to desolder in order for miledge change, but I wish the miledge on my car matched the cluster, in other words,...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 12-14-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 720
Views: 67,216
Posted By zaleonardz
IF I get it sorted out, I will post detailed...

IF I get it sorted out, I will post detailed pictures.

Right now I need to go and remove the cat from my side of the bed.

Goodnight folks.
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 12-14-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 720
Views: 67,216
Posted By zaleonardz
I know. I have a complete F01 for stripping.

I know.

I have a complete F01 for stripping.
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 12-14-2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 720
Views: 67,216
Posted By zaleonardz
Well I have a spare central gateway with a cas...

Well I have a spare central gateway with a cas and cluster, kinda does sort of have an F1 wrapped around it. I suspect the clusters will be the same. I must make a turn to go and fetch that this...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 12-14-2014, 01:18 PM
Replies: 720
Views: 67,216
Posted By zaleonardz
Firstly, a huge thanks to all participating, the...

Firstly, a huge thanks to all participating, the knowledge in here is simply incredible.

Secondly, let me say I am being an idiot, every body knows it including me, but here we go none the less.
...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-09-2014, 06:58 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 988
Posted By zaleonardz
Hi Bud, Sorry to hear, I have had the exact...

Hi Bud,

Sorry to hear, I have had the exact same thing happen to me, except I did not just leave the dealer, I had just finished replacing the windscreen with an OEM, was a day after I replaced...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-08-2014, 11:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 150
Posted By zaleonardz
Hi Bud, Couple of issues here, most likely...

Hi Bud,

Couple of issues here, most likely is a incompatability with the scanner, I am not sure how to test that, other then perhaps trying somebody with a differant scanner to see if it works.
...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-08-2014, 11:39 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,643
Posted By zaleonardz
The problem is that the E34 and E39 were built to...

The problem is that the E34 and E39 were built to be drivers cars, and none of the modern cars will be able to keep up in terms of drivability.

First issue is that the F series'es have those damm...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-08-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,106
Posted By zaleonardz
Hi Bud, This totally and utterly sucks donky...

Hi Bud,

This totally and utterly sucks donky bits.

Give us some more feed back fromt he dealer, there are too many factors here as to what could have gone wrong, but keep us up to date and we...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 12-08-2014, 01:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 579
Posted By zaleonardz
Decided against raping my F10, its a lovely car...

Decided against raping my F10, its a lovely car and I will be doing it an injustice.

While this damage looks like KISS, its actually way worse

RF chassis leg is bent, RF inner tray destroyed,...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 12-08-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 116
Posted By zaleonardz
N63 management

Hi Folks,

So I have this front smashed F01 with an N63b44 and its burning a hole in my sanity.

The original plan was to transfer the N63 into my F10 N55 and sell the N55 motor, but common sense...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 10-21-2014, 07:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 579
Posted By zaleonardz
Retrofit from hell

Firstly, while being a member for a while, but not being very active on this site, I need to take a moment and say a special THANK YOU to ShawnSheriden for all of his assistance to date.

The gent...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-03-2011, 05:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,099
Posted By zaleonardz
N42 low end issues

Hi Folks,

I really need some help here, I have really tried, and Im getting a bit desperate.

I bought a N42 E46 318 for my wife a while ago.

The car goes great, except it has a hesitation...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 04-12-2011, 12:21 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,222
Posted By zaleonardz
Tankies gents, A photo shoot with the two...

Tankies gents,

A photo shoot with the two cars will be arranged soonest. I am picking up my car over the weekend.

E34 daily drive, and I get to take the M home then over the weekend, so back...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 04-11-2011, 09:51 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,222
Posted By zaleonardz
Ok.... I could not stand to be without...

Ok....

I could not stand to be without her...

Sold I sold the E65, baught my wife a E46 318, and BOUGHT MY 540 BACK !!!!!

I am so happy......
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-23-2011, 02:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 962
Posted By zaleonardz
Try doing that on a right hand drive car, Its...

Try doing that on a right hand drive car, Its frikken nasty.....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-20-2011, 03:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,005
Posted By zaleonardz
Technically, the E38 is the next in line to a...

Technically, the E38 is the next in line to a E39, or am I just being silly....
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-20-2011, 03:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,222
Posted By zaleonardz
Indeed.... I actually like many car...

Indeed....

I actually like many car manufacturers, and Volkwagen used to be one of my fav's, I actually owned 2 Audi's...

But working on Volkswages is the most unrewarding experiance ever. Even...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-20-2011, 03:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,125
Posted By zaleonardz
How is the box, any whirring/wineing... ...

How is the box, any whirring/wineing...

Failure to select a gear... ?
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-19-2011, 01:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,222
Posted By zaleonardz
Splash shields are in the garage.... Just...

Splash shields are in the garage....

Just busy doing some essential maintanace at the moment, replaced front brakes/disc and bled the system, sorted out new set of tires, just going to have the...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-06-2011, 02:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,222
Posted By zaleonardz
Sold my baby :( - And baught her BACK !!!!

Howdy all, its with much sadness that I have sold my beloved E34 540 manual ..

http://i665.photobucket.com/albums/vv18/zaleonardz/Shock%20Change/DSC_0086.jpg
...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-21-2011, 11:57 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,061
Posted By zaleonardz
Close enough, I have an E65 and an E60, and I...

Close enough, I have an E65 and an E60, and I have to say, both shapes are particularly striking. I can often not decide which car to drive.

Also, I do think that the E39 is probably the best...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-10-2011, 09:00 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,372
Posted By zaleonardz
We do it in SA often, once twice a month we have...

We do it in SA often, once twice a month we have a breakfast meet.

It would depend on the concentration of numbers, but if you are enough, its a brilliant way to spend a sunday monring :)
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-09-2011, 12:48 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,650
Posted By zaleonardz
Not a bad job actually, specially with a lift, ...

Not a bad job actually, specially with a lift,

Worst is the gearbox bolts, particularly the two right at the top, other then that its actually a breeze.

Sachs is of course the OEM choice.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-07-2011, 03:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,060
Posted By zaleonardz
lol... this was funny.... You answered "yes"...

lol... this was funny....

You answered "yes" to 60 of 97 questions, making you 38.1% BMW pure (61.9% BMW corrupt).
According to the scoring guide, your bmw experience level is: A definite BMW...
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