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Forum: BMW Motorcycles (aka Beemers) and the Competition 02-22-2012, 11:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,868
Posted By Misfit_408
Very nice! I'm curious to know how bad prices are...

Very nice! I'm curious to know how bad prices are on the after market equipment. I've been talking my self into getting one of these for a while. But am affraid of BMW prices. The cost of the bike it...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-22-2012, 11:12 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,739
Posted By Misfit_408
Thanks quick99si! I found that in that well under...

Thanks quick99si! I found that in that well under the driver side cabin filter, the brake booster was half submerged in water. Dont think I'll have to take her in just yet. After a lot of trick vacum...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-22-2012, 11:01 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,473
Posted By Misfit_408
Check brake lights, low beams, hi beams...etc

Since I got the car I have always gotten random check lights on the dash.[Check brake lights, check reverse lights, check low beams...etc] All the lights work on my 540i 98', and nothing looks...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-20-2012, 03:27 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,739
Posted By Misfit_408
OK HOLY ****! There's a ton of water in my...

OK HOLY ****! There's a ton of water in my brakes. I really wanna try and mess with this my self. Dont know if I should. I read a few thing about syphoning water out of the break booster. Kinda wanna...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-20-2012, 03:08 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,739
Posted By Misfit_408
Absolutely, but hey, I wasn't paying

Absolutely, but hey, I wasn't paying
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-20-2012, 03:07 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,739
Posted By Misfit_408
From what I understand- everything. I was just...

From what I understand- everything. I was just looking at it all while cleaning the ICV and even found an ATF leak. I'm trying to track where from. This car feels like a lost cause. :mad:
the only...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-20-2012, 12:53 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,739
Posted By Misfit_408
Awesome!

Well thanks guys, I'll let you know how that turns out. Theres a BMW specialist down the street from me, I'll tow it over there and point them in the direction of the brake booster. This'll be my...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-19-2012, 10:29 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,739
Posted By Misfit_408
haha, no man. the only way I kept getting them...

haha, no man. the only way I kept getting them was the shop had them insured. And after 2 they actually got investigated apparently. I dont have any of the parts. I only payed for the first one(well,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-19-2012, 10:05 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,739
Posted By Misfit_408
Awesome inpute! I only payed for the first motor....

Awesome inpute! I only payed for the first motor. The rest the shop covered and did before I even knew about it. Seeing as I'm in the military and gone quite often.
But hey, at least someone was...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-19-2012, 09:55 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,739
Posted By Misfit_408
Now THAT makes a lot of sense. I had a slightly...

Now THAT makes a lot of sense. I had a slightly squishy feeling in my brakes at one point, like ther was air or water in the line or something but it went away quickly after pressing the brake pedal....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-19-2012, 08:32 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,739
Posted By Misfit_408
Well thanks for the tips. I dont have all the...

Well thanks for the tips. I dont have all the answers. I don't know the codes and the only symptom I've had was a very low idle then just stops other than that instance its running fine prior. It...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-19-2012, 07:27 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,739
Posted By Misfit_408
Nice back handed spelling correction, but no help...

Nice back handed spelling correction, but no help otherwise - Thanks!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-19-2012, 07:19 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,739
Posted By Misfit_408
No mods other than wheels. And I have some sort...

No mods other than wheels. And I have some sort of prob with the ECU in general. I constantly get warnigs for all my lights. I'm in San Jose also, where do you get your work done?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-19-2012, 06:47 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,739
Posted By Misfit_408
Blown 5 motors!!!

Is my BMW elergic to water??? I want to write this as short as possible. I had my 1998 540i for just over a year when, in the rain at idle speed and about 5mph, my 8th cylynder blew a hole the size...
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