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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-20-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 368
Posted By occhis
That's good info and will save many of us the...

That's good info and will save many of us the time that it takes to figure these little frustrating things out. Thanks for the good detail.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-20-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 159
Posted By occhis
I'm looking for the seats with real leather and...

I'm looking for the seats with real leather and thigh support to replace my leatherette seats. Found a nice set out of an E36. Seems that the only ones that are interchangeable are the E38s.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-19-2014, 08:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 159
Posted By occhis
E36 Seats in E39?

I've checked realoem and part numbers for E36 seats are not listed. So how can I determine if E36 seats will go in my E39
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-11-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 571
Posted By occhis
Not the same procedure for the rear. The front...

Not the same procedure for the rear. The front windshield trim is more a cover than a seal. The rear, however is a seal and cannot be replaced like the front.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-09-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 868
Posted By occhis
You must be one good-looking woman

You must be one good-looking woman
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-09-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 157
Posted By occhis
If you have to ask this question then you should...

If you have to ask this question then you should pay the 180
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-07-2014, 06:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,123
Posted By occhis
No. That's the ball joint in the rear wheel...

No. That's the ball joint in the rear wheel carrier.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-05-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 238
Posted By occhis
Rear error could be center brake light

Rear error could be center brake light
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-03-2014, 07:11 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 303
Posted By occhis
In order for someone to help we will need your...

In order for someone to help we will need your year and engine size
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-04-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 345
Posted By occhis
lmao

lmao
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-04-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 455
Posted By occhis
Make sure you properly bled the system of air or...

Make sure you properly bled the system of air or you will overheat again.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-04-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 521
Posted By occhis
2000 looks really nice

2000 looks really nice
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-01-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 42,480
Posted By occhis
You can also just pull fuse #48

You can also just pull fuse #48
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-01-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 388
Posted By occhis
As per Bentley: BMW 83 22 9 407 807 (Exxon...

As per Bentley: BMW 83 22 9 407 807 (Exxon LT71141) or BMW 83 22 0 024 359 (Texaco ETL 8072B or Shell LA2634)
Or you can get ATF from here. ZF, the maker of your trans. I have an Audi with a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-21-2014, 07:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 348
Posted By occhis
Keep the 540

Keep the 540
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-21-2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 403
Posted By occhis
Could also be that your mechanic? did not bleed...

Could also be that your mechanic? did not bleed the system correctly.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-20-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 425
Posted By occhis
I think the OP may be talking about the spoiler...

I think the OP may be talking about the spoiler that mounts under the bumper cover, part #30 in this diagram
http://www.realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=DM63&mospid=47585&btnr=51_2253&hg=51&fg=15
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-13-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 348
Posted By occhis
I've had this problem for years, only when it's...

I've had this problem for years, only when it's sunny. If I push up on the glass while it's closing, it will clear the deflector just fine. I will, however, try this fix.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-12-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 507
Posted By occhis
Did you check the fuses for the things that don't...

Did you check the fuses for the things that don't work?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-03-2014, 06:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 251
Posted By occhis
No E39 diesels shipped to the colonies, so you...

No E39 diesels shipped to the colonies, so you will get little help here.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-03-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 431
Posted By occhis
I'm curious to know how you will check...

I'm curious to know how you will check calibration. I'd like to check mine but not sure how.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-03-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 344
Posted By occhis
Right. No point in locking the cams when you're...

Right. No point in locking the cams when you're going to take them out.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-03-2014, 05:37 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 487
Posted By occhis
No need to bake on 1998. Just break the tabs...

No need to bake on 1998. Just break the tabs loose, release one or two clips and they come apart with a little force and patience. One of my first DIYs on e39 was replacing the adjusters. I'm sure...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-01-2014, 06:41 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 862
Posted By occhis
$350-400 sounds pretty cheap to me. According to...

$350-400 sounds pretty cheap to me. According to Bentley, the engine has to be raised, the sub-frame loosened and lowered, and the p/s pump needs to be removed. Then he has to repair the drain plug...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-23-2014, 05:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 384
Posted By occhis
The door can be unlocked manually with the key. ...

The door can be unlocked manually with the key. Insert key and turn full 90 degrees. One direction locks, the other unlocks. No power needed.
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