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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-12-2010, 09:10 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,470
Posted By tommyb2b
Have you checked you fuel pump yet?

Have you checked you fuel pump yet?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-12-2010, 09:06 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 13,272
Posted By tommyb2b
If I were you I would get one off a parts car.

If I were you I would get one off a parts car.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-08-2010, 11:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,359
Posted By tommyb2b
I have heard of this issue before.. Have u tried...

I have heard of this issue before.. Have u tried disconnecting and reconnecting the battery again? try simple codes like 0000 and see what happens. Otherwise you may be looking at the dealer.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-08-2010, 10:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,840
Posted By tommyb2b
OP I love the all black E38! Drop her down a...

OP I love the all black E38! Drop her down a little bit and tint the windows :)
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-08-2010, 10:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,840
Posted By tommyb2b
Sure thing there is a PDF somewhere on it. Also...

Sure thing there is a PDF somewhere on it. Also the owners manual will tell you all about it.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-06-2010, 06:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,675
Posted By tommyb2b
Just go to E38.org and follow the instructions...

Just go to E38.org and follow the instructions buddy. Its not hard at all.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-04-2010, 11:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,897
Posted By tommyb2b
Well on Bimmerforums we have like 5 or 6 people...

Well on Bimmerforums we have like 5 or 6 people with them.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-03-2010, 10:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,897
Posted By tommyb2b
Wow that beautiful! I believe your the only one...

Wow that beautiful! I believe your the only one as they are quite rare!
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-27-2010, 03:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,022
Posted By tommyb2b
^any luck?

^any luck?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-27-2010, 02:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 990
Posted By tommyb2b
Does it crank? Maybe your car needs to be...

Does it crank? Maybe your car needs to be recoded.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-27-2010, 02:51 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,087
Posted By tommyb2b
I would put money on the Fuel system. The fuel...

I would put money on the Fuel system. The fuel pump is under your rear seat and very very easy to get to. Listen to see if it hums. I would replace the fuel filter and check the fuel lines as well.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-25-2010, 04:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,871
Posted By tommyb2b
Its probably the bolts that hold the oil pump on....

Its probably the bolts that hold the oil pump on. In the 1995 year especially these are known to fail. Open it up and tighten those bolts!

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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-21-2010, 10:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,465
Posted By tommyb2b
SOunds to me like its the ignition switch. ...

SOunds to me like its the ignition switch. Actually I would put money on it! Replace your Ignition switch and all will be fine. Heres a write up on how to do so. not hard at all!
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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-21-2010, 10:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,259
Posted By tommyb2b
Agreed. Unless your going to put a few k into...

Agreed. Unless your going to put a few k into performance upgrades I would leave it alone.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-21-2010, 10:42 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 10,340
Posted By tommyb2b
Maybe your throttle body just needs a good clean....

Maybe your throttle body just needs a good clean. THats what cured mine. Is this problem only when the car is cold or is it all the time?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-16-2010, 11:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,523
Posted By tommyb2b
Maybe you haven't updated your BB messenger yet...

Maybe you haven't updated your BB messenger yet...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-16-2010, 11:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,066
Posted By tommyb2b
Hmm I always thought these cars were built in...

Hmm I always thought these cars were built in Germany. I have a friend who is selling his 740i in North Carolina if you up for a drive. Let me ask him if its still up for sale.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-15-2010, 11:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,066
Posted By tommyb2b
China! Hmmm I might stay away from that one... ...

China! Hmmm I might stay away from that one... If its across the country you really cant check unless you go and test drive it. Where are you from? try ebay and craigslist.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-15-2010, 11:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,788
Posted By tommyb2b
I have to agree the car is always running in a...

I have to agree the car is always running in a sense with alarms and things of that nature so in 2 weeks im not surprised it would be dead.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-15-2010, 11:07 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,094
Posted By tommyb2b
Hmm how do I explain it lol.. Does it move back...

Hmm how do I explain it lol.. Does it move back and forth like do they blades move vertically as if the fan clutch were not on properly? Also when the car is on are you able to stop it with your...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-15-2010, 10:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,523
Posted By tommyb2b
What version of messenger do you have? With the...

What version of messenger do you have? With the tour you should have the latest. Its not hard I think you just go into add new contact or something. I never use my BB messenger lol
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-15-2010, 10:55 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,075
Posted By tommyb2b
I could be wrong but I believe that they are...

I could be wrong but I believe that they are completely different systems and wont be compatible.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-14-2010, 11:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,486
Posted By tommyb2b
Post some pics of your ride! Go for the Dinan...

Post some pics of your ride! Go for the Dinan Supercharger!
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-14-2010, 10:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,563
Posted By tommyb2b
Do you know how to unlcok your cluster? if not I...

Do you know how to unlcok your cluster? if not I can walk you threw it
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-14-2010, 10:52 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,094
Posted By tommyb2b
Good luck dude! With the fan you check if there...

Good luck dude! With the fan you check if there is play. If so replace it fast!!
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