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Forum: Tools and Miscellaneous 05-19-2009, 12:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 866
Posted By wolfer
VANOS repair tools

This is the tool kit from baum tools for replacement of the single vanos seals or the vanos unit. I used the tool once to replace my vanos seals. I paid $120.00 for the tool kit, I am asking $85.00...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 05-18-2009, 07:56 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 430
Posted By wolfer
1997 528i e39 Auto

All scheduled maintenance just completed. New tires, front and rear brake pads and rotors, complete cooling system replaced including all hoses, water pump, thermostat, thermostat housing, and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-11-2009, 07:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 555
Posted By wolfer
looks like another possible problem is the range...

looks like another possible problem is the range sensow switch below the shifter inside the car they get dirty from spilled drinks...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-11-2009, 09:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 555
Posted By wolfer
yes the recall effects vehicles from VIN #...

yes the recall effects vehicles from VIN # BW29819 to BW35948 these are the last 7 digets of your VIN number
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-10-2009, 08:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,324
Posted By wolfer
I got the same problem on my 97 528. I am going...

I got the same problem on my 97 528. I am going to remove the switch on mine and disassemble it and see what the problem is with it, will report back as soon as I find out something. Will take pics...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-10-2009, 08:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 555
Posted By wolfer
This sounds like a bad trans position switch to...

This sounds like a bad trans position switch to me. There is a recall on this switch, contact your local dealer and give them your VIN, they will tell you if the problem is related to the recall or...
Forum: New Member Introductions 02-08-2009, 03:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 416
Posted By wolfer
This is my problem exactly, please keep me...

This is my problem exactly, please keep me abreast of what you find.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-08-2009, 08:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 951
Posted By wolfer
Please keep me abreast of this one if you find...

Please keep me abreast of this one if you find out the problem. I have a 39 that does exactly what you discribe and am sure that there is a connection problem inor at the unit itself. What is wierd...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-06-2009, 07:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 547
Posted By wolfer
Unhappy Suprising nobody has done this job on their own...

Suprising nobody has done this job on their own car and wants to sell the tools to do it?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-05-2009, 02:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 547
Posted By wolfer
Looking to buy Single Vanos Tool kit

I am looking to buy a Single Vanos tool kit I saw that baum tool's sels one for 110.00 I am wondering if anyone has a used one they want to sell? Email me if you do
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-24-2008, 06:13 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 771
Posted By wolfer
Unless BMW has come up with an internal...

Unless BMW has come up with an internal combustion engine completely different than every other manufacture out there then no it will NOT hurt the vehicle to let it idle for a few minutes. I have...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-22-2008, 12:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 959
Posted By wolfer
:mad: Now thats' just mean spirted right there...

:mad: Now thats' just mean spirted right there folks!:)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-22-2008, 07:03 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 959
Posted By wolfer
Ok bye for now...lol.. sorry for stiring the pot...

Ok bye for now...lol.. sorry for stiring the pot all...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-21-2008, 04:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 959
Posted By wolfer
:tsk: Taking your own parts to ANY repair...

:tsk: Taking your own parts to ANY repair facility and asking them to put them on is like taking your own bacon and eggs to Denny's and asking them to cook them. ANY shop who endorses such practice...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-13-2008, 07:09 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,960
Posted By wolfer
I hate to say it but you need to call the towing...

I hate to say it but you need to call the towing company and impound yard and get your stuff back! Someone had sticky fingers! and it was NOT the car thieves. I have investigated lots of strong arm...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-06-2008, 03:12 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 88,196
Posted By wolfer
:mad: Completely agree with PJB here. I just...

:mad:
Completely agree with PJB here. I just (as in last week) installed a pair of HID headlamp assemblies in my 1997 e39 from DDM. What I ordered were the 55w upgraded bulbs and LED angel eyes, I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-01-2008, 07:58 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,748
Posted By wolfer
Having done accident investigations for over 8...

Having done accident investigations for over 8 years I have never seen a vehicle as well built and capable of protecting the driver and their occupants as the 5 series e39. For the money these...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-22-2008, 12:41 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,182
Posted By wolfer
Who the hell told yo to run this vehicle with...

Who the hell told yo to run this vehicle with "kerosene" in it!:mad: and a full gallon at that! I think you will be very fortunate to have not compleatly distroyed the rod and cam bearings in the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-19-2008, 03:35 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,685
Posted By wolfer
have the shielding on the exhaust system checked.

have the shielding on the exhaust system checked.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-18-2008, 07:44 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 9,366
Posted By wolfer
Very recent testing has shown valvoline Synthetic...

Very recent testing has shown valvoline Synthetic oil to perform the best of the major brands... That said pleas read my above post pertaining to oil brand. not to be an a** but your friend is full...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-18-2008, 05:21 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 9,366
Posted By wolfer
:thumbdwn: to the oil pump idea! Here is why it...

:thumbdwn: to the oil pump idea! Here is why it will suck only so much oil from the oil pan, they almost never get to the bottom of the pan. When you pull a drain plug from a pan the flow of oil also...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 11-13-2008, 05:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 369
Posted By wolfer
how much for the wheels, and where are you...

how much for the wheels, and where are you located? email me @wolfer15237@comcast.net
Forum: Wheels and Tires 11-13-2008, 05:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 966
Posted By wolfer
how much do you want to sell the wheels for?

how much do you want to sell the wheels for?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-13-2008, 05:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 418
Posted By wolfer
vinzul

email me a pic @ wolfer15237@comcast.net of the wheels you have to sell.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-13-2008, 05:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 951
Posted By wolfer
center drag link? on an e39? Do you mean the...

center drag link? on an e39? Do you mean the sway bar end links? usually the source of front end noise on 39's.. and yes 39's tierod ends inner and outer go bad often.... but they are fairly cheep!...
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