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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-21-2013, 09:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,878
Posted By spamboxer
Something is seriously wrong with A7's butt : not...

Something is seriously wrong with A7's butt : not quite right :)
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-20-2013, 04:32 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,878
Posted By spamboxer
Hi Alex BIG respects for that. :thumbup: ...

Hi Alex
BIG respects for that. :thumbup:
Seems like you have answered all of my questions.

Without bar ends fit should be a lot easier. Great news :)

I need to leave bike inside the car for...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-19-2013, 01:16 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,878
Posted By spamboxer
great. that means that bigger f11 should have...

great.
that means that bigger f11 should have no problems as well. just if they have not messed up boot shape :)
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-14-2013, 03:57 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,878
Posted By spamboxer
That thing is completely off from my likes. ...

That thing is completely off from my likes.
Plus it is the concept, where lots of more practical and cheaper alternatives exist today.

While I always was in the estate haters camp, I am...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-12-2013, 10:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,878
Posted By spamboxer
I mean bike laying "diagonally" on the floor. ...

I mean bike laying "diagonally" on the floor.
Removing front wheel loses the only "pro" of F11 over F10 to me :(
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-12-2013, 02:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,878
Posted By spamboxer
Question F11 & Mountain Bike

Does the mountain bike fit inside back of 5 series touring, folding rear seats (possible just one side) and without removing any wheels(actually altering bike any way, even the seat) on the bike?...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-22-2013, 11:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 398
Posted By spamboxer
See no point buying expensive aluminum adjusters...

See no point buying expensive aluminum adjusters for non angel eye headlights, as they are really easy replaceable on yourth and BMW has OEM adjusters for really cheap.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-22-2013, 11:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 345
Posted By spamboxer
Question Power folding mirror repair

Anybody know how to take apart power folding mirror housing?

After tiny mirror collision housing started wobbling and it stopped folding from mirror button.
Took apart housing but could not...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 12-14-2011, 08:51 AM
Replies: 638
Views: 92,703
Posted By spamboxer
Well. Since official dice support team can...

Well.

Since official dice support team can not be bothered to answer me, I'd like to ask it here:

I want to downgrade firmware, where can I get old 4085 version firmware hex file?

after...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-13-2011, 05:33 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,369
Posted By spamboxer
yes, I'v changed CCV by myself, and changed hoses...

yes, I'v changed CCV by myself, and changed hoses and o-rings too.
I cracked open old CCV and it looked fine: no clogging and diaphragm was intact.
consumption before and after is the same: quart...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-12-2011, 08:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,369
Posted By spamboxer
Only if you define "normal" that way

Only if you define "normal" that way
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-09-2011, 09:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,369
Posted By spamboxer
VANOS is operated by high pressure oil, so it is...

VANOS is operated by high pressure oil, so it is one more point where leak might occur.

and car has 125,000 miles on it
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-09-2011, 10:47 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,369
Posted By spamboxer
VANOS and oil usage

I'm battling excessive oil consumption, 1 quart per 1000 mile.
have replaced CCV but nothing changed.

Has anyone experienced change in oil consumption after VANOS repair?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-01-2011, 05:54 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,297
Posted By spamboxer
my car rose too with new sachs sports struts :(

my car rose too with new sachs sports struts :(
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-31-2011, 07:08 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 25,600
Posted By spamboxer
can't believe you are talking serious about it. ...

can't believe you are talking serious about it.
I'm talking abut silicone o-ring, not silicone sealant!!!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-30-2011, 11:39 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 25,600
Posted By spamboxer
silicone

do you know material from which your replacement O-RING is made?
and whats wrong with silicone? how should it get into cylinders?

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-30-2011, 01:35 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 25,600
Posted By spamboxer
bought "#136 Silicone O-RING, Pack of 25" at...

bought "#136 Silicone O-RING, Pack of 25" at amazon for $7.
buying lesser quantity had no economical benefit.

fit was "fine"

if I had to buy it again, I'd go with #137 or #138 for perfect...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-20-2011, 05:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,302
Posted By spamboxer
when do you hear this hiss - after or before...

when do you hear this hiss - after or before engine accelerating?
I hear pedal-> hiss-> engine accelerating with bonnet open and idling and press accelerator rapidly.
I don't hear it when...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-19-2011, 06:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,302
Posted By spamboxer
You've just asked the question I've been lazy to...

You've just asked the question I've been lazy to ask for a long time :)
but when I press accelerator I hear this sound before revs go up, not after.
before changing CCV, I never heard it on...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-18-2011, 12:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 491
Posted By spamboxer
same price on amazon with free shipping

same price on amazon with free shipping
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-11-2011, 12:07 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,333
Posted By spamboxer
go OEM Sachs Sports. cheaper and guaranteed to...

go OEM Sachs Sports. cheaper and guaranteed to work: car was designed with these struts in mind.
front struts on amazon.com are as cheap as 100$ per side.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-10-2011, 10:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,225
Posted By spamboxer
gasket orientation

is this proper orientation?
top side to intake manifold, bottom side to throttle body?

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=277976

for me gasket seems quite...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-10-2011, 06:53 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 25,600
Posted By spamboxer
out of these #140 o-rings, which would be more...

out of these #140 o-rings, which would be more suitable for DISA?

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000FN0ZHA
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000FMUQQQ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-05-2011, 10:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,229
Posted By spamboxer
well, CCV is not "do it once" procedure, not for...

well, CCV is not "do it once" procedure, not for E39 :)

I'm not sure if mine is malfunctioning, so why throw it away if it is fine?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-03-2011, 10:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,229
Posted By spamboxer
thanx guys. can u open it without damaging...

thanx guys.

can u open it without damaging it to reassemble later?
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