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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-06-2008, 02:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,100
Posted By 540FFST
4) My fuel gauge was doing the same thing. ...

4) My fuel gauge was doing the same thing. Dealer advised me that there are 2 fuel level sensor and one had gone bad. No issues with the fuel guage since.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-21-2007, 02:53 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 22,634
Posted By 540FFST
Beemer540ia, Real sorry to here about your...

Beemer540ia,
Real sorry to here about your loss. From personal experience I know that insurance companies and BMW can be impossible to deal with.

How did they determine that no flame was...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-27-2007, 08:50 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 333
Posted By 540FFST
Front Bumper trim Help

I just scraped the curb and the black trim piece at the bottom of the front bumper broke off. Body shop can't finda part number. It is for the Sport (M Tech) front bumper) The black trim on the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-29-2007, 09:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 986
Posted By 540FFST
I am not suprised. I know MTC. They are an after...

I am not suprised. I know MTC. They are an after market parts distributor. Products are mainly cheap initations from China, Taiwan and India
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-26-2007, 03:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,713
Posted By 540FFST
Lilid, I had my car in 3 times for cooling...

Lilid,
I had my car in 3 times for cooling system failures in a six month period. Radiator failure also caused Head Gasket leak. These guys like CN90 have alot of experiences with the cooling...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-25-2007, 11:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 604
Posted By 540FFST
You guys are great, I am investing in a new Fan...

You guys are great,
I am investing in a new Fan Fan Clutch right now
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-25-2007, 10:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 604
Posted By 540FFST
CN90, The Fan Blades were replaced last...

CN90,
The Fan Blades were replaced last week. Is the Fan Cluch and Fan Blade a single unit?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-24-2007, 09:38 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,209
Posted By 540FFST
Your very lucky that you did not get burnt. ...

Your very lucky that you did not get burnt.
I think that you and everyone who has experienced this problem should report it to NTHSA, if it is a safety defect BMW should be directed to issue a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-23-2007, 09:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 604
Posted By 540FFST
Cooling System Advice

I know that forum members have alot of experience with cooling system issues.
I have had most of the components in my car replaced by the dealer over the last six months (Warranty only covers the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-10-2007, 04:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 729
Posted By 540FFST
That's all we need a carbon composit battery to...

That's all we need a carbon composit battery to go with our carbon composit radiator, carbon composit fan and carbon composit water heater. I am stick with technology that is tried and true.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-09-2007, 01:49 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,558
Posted By 540FFST
Will these tools also allow you to program the...

Will these tools also allow you to program the Vehicle and Key function. e.g. doors lock when speed reaches 5mph?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-07-2007, 06:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,010
Posted By 540FFST
These are great cars stock. Best investment for...

These are great cars stock. Best investment for your $4500 is mutual funds
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-07-2007, 05:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 841
Posted By 540FFST
It's been 7 months since my oil was changed and I...

It's been 7 months since my oil was changed and I have 2 green bars. I have the extended service contract, so should I change the oil and not reset the service interval so that the dealer can do the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-31-2007, 09:35 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,366
Posted By 540FFST
I am also considering a quad exhaust system only...

I am also considering a quad exhaust system only for cosmetic looks. Where could I get the dummy bolt on exhaust
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-28-2007, 02:05 PM
Replies: 277
Views: 69,644
Posted By 540FFST
I can do direct payment (Check). But you may...

I can do direct payment (Check). But you may want to list on ebay to get more buyers.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-28-2007, 02:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,105
Posted By 540FFST
Count me in too. PLease post pictures of your...

Count me in too. PLease post pictures of your repair for reference.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-26-2007, 11:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 524
Posted By 540FFST
Intermittent Starting Problem

I have an Intermittent starting problem that I could really use some advice on:
It occurs about once every 6 to 8 weeks. I turn the key to start the car and it feels like the battery is dead,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-24-2007, 08:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 449
Posted By 540FFST
MPATH, Thanks for the recommendation. Car still...

MPATH, Thanks for the recommendation. Car still has 1 month on the warrantee. I took it to the dealer and complained about the fan. They are replacing it today
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-23-2007, 09:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 449
Posted By 540FFST
Anoth 540 Cooling Failure

Dear Bimmers, I am new to this forum having bought my first BMW in December.
It's a 540 sport with only 34,000 miles. Great buy with 7 moths warranty.
Well at 36K miles the radiator plastic...
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