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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-26-2016, 04:23 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 10,619
Posted By MJB9
Update: Fixed. Passed my state emission's test...

Update: Fixed. Passed my state emission's test too. So, while the tests posted here are good starts, don't rule out a "passing" SAS pump test as good. Mine was "working," but not operating to specs...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-23-2016, 06:30 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 10,619
Posted By MJB9
UPDATE: 4 days cold morning starts (cycles) and...

UPDATE: 4 days cold morning starts (cycles) and 150 miles or so. no CEL yet. In looking back to my 1000 mile trip. I only had maybe 2 or 3 cold starts in whole trip. So for SAS at least, it's not...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-23-2016, 10:09 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 67,762
Posted By MJB9
Replacing SJP "with" bottom hose to manifold too,...

Replacing SJP "with" bottom hose to manifold too, is a PAIN in the butt! While CCV is not too bad, just time consuming, this is several times worse! It'd be a super simple job (after removing...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-19-2016, 08:02 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 10,619
Posted By MJB9
UPDATE: Replaced the SAS Air pump. I can't really...

UPDATE: Replaced the SAS Air pump. I can't really say the air pressure was much greater than the old one. I reset the codes and will find out within a hundred miles or so, if it worked. Not sure what...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-13-2016, 01:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 704
Posted By MJB9
After a 1,000 mile trip, the check engine came...

After a 1,000 mile trip, the check engine came back on SAS F6 air too low.

From what I know, there is no diagnostic directly in the SAS, but more that the O2's know there's something wrong (maybe...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-13-2016, 01:13 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 10,619
Posted By MJB9
UPDATE 2: After a 1,000 mile trip, the check...

UPDATE 2: After a 1,000 mile trip, the check engine came back on SAS F6 air too low.

From what I know, there is no diagnostic directly in the SAS, but more that the O2's know there's something...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-05-2016, 05:19 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 37,047
Posted By MJB9
Thanks HockeyTowner!

Thanks HockeyTowner!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-05-2016, 04:45 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 37,047
Posted By MJB9
Hi, There's some info on applying voltage to...

Hi,

There's some info on applying voltage to the DISA, but I don't see any on "if" or "when" voltage is applied at the connector (car side). I've seen a video of an M54 325 (e46 I think) where he...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-07-2016, 05:30 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 28,212
Posted By MJB9
UPDATE. Fixed? I still think so but possibly a...

UPDATE. Fixed? I still think so but possibly a coincidental new issue? Vacuum leak, maybe. Although I replaced all the vacuum lines in the SAS system. Maybe somewhere along the MAF, DISA, etc. like...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-01-2016, 06:49 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 28,212
Posted By MJB9
Fixed. Installed new parts, reset codes and 200...

Fixed. Installed new parts, reset codes and 200 miles later still no check engine.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-27-2016, 09:22 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 28,212
Posted By MJB9
There's lots of info, pics, diagrams etc of all...

There's lots of info, pics, diagrams etc of all the SAS layout/function, but I can't find anything on what/where this part is? I plan to replace the solenoid (...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-18-2016, 06:56 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 28,212
Posted By MJB9
Fudman, what you are calling the non-return...

Fudman,

what you are calling the non-return valve, I believe is called the BMW Air Injection Check Valve? https://www.fcpeuro.com/products/bmw-air-injection-check-valve-genuine-11611312737

Do...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-17-2016, 08:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 15,679
Posted By MJB9
Which O2 sensors did they replace? the two...

Which O2 sensors did they replace? the two Pre-CAT or two Post-CAT?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-21-2016, 07:50 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 284,975
Posted By MJB9
Blue, I have the I6 e39, and the CCV did not have...

Blue, I have the I6 e39, and the CCV did not have the vacuum line. However, after at least 3 failed CCV's, I did the CCV delete mod and never looked back! :-)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-15-2016, 07:44 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 31,477
Posted By MJB9
I'm in the same boat CN90. I'm doing some...

I'm in the same boat CN90. I'm doing some research just now. I've had my guibo, and csb replaced by a "professional." However, they screwed things up worse, so as usual, I'm going to do it myself and...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics by BAVSOUND 05-12-2016, 06:36 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 20,142
Posted By MJB9
UPDATE: After scouring net for last 24 hours, I...

UPDATE: After scouring net for last 24 hours, I was able to find v1.1.1 - Installed and boom, everything works as it should. I didn't change anything and reverse camera just worked. There is an issue...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics by BAVSOUND 05-11-2016, 05:58 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 20,142
Posted By MJB9
Thanks. Yes, I had to reset the settings on the...

Thanks. Yes, I had to reset the settings on the last update several months ago too (maybe even last year). i.e. the break checkmark option. I forget what color the wire is, but there's an option to...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics by BAVSOUND 05-11-2016, 05:36 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 20,142
Posted By MJB9
Be careful on v1.21 firmware update. I recommend...

Be careful on v1.21 firmware update. I recommend "NOT" doing it. (1) backup camera doesn't work in reverse now. I did try with and without the brake option checked--nothing. The camera app works so I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-11-2016, 08:55 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 10,619
Posted By MJB9
UPDATE: on 3/8/2016, I went around and poked...

UPDATE: on 3/8/2016, I went around and poked around the brake vacuum lines, nothing noticeable. Then migrated over to the manifold intake. Drawing a blank but the 3" flexible hose with a small one...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-07-2016, 06:44 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 10,619
Posted By MJB9
I'm about to start this journey. I am just...

I'm about to start this journey. I am just reading up on it now. However, I wanted to share what I think is an excellent video on the subject! FYI. My code is F6 [246] air flow too low Bank 2.
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Forum: 5 Series DIY 01-03-2016, 07:03 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 25,978
Posted By MJB9
I don't recall ( I usually make a note, but did...

I don't recall ( I usually make a note, but did not ), but I do remember it being very low. I likely went with CN's 22NM recommendation.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2015, 07:08 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 31,732
Posted By MJB9
HAven't tried that issue yet (not sure I...

HAven't tried that issue yet (not sure I noticed). I just upgraded to 1.2 (might be 1.2.0 but don't recall). Anyway, nothing hugely noticeable. The usually wipes all system/radio settings! But the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-12-2015, 12:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 12,327
Posted By MJB9
UPDATE: I think my issue is NOT the CSB, or at...

UPDATE: I think my issue is NOT the CSB, or at least not entirely. I think it is more likely to be the exhaust bracket. I think when the car was worked on, they either fully cracked it, or it already...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-16-2015, 09:33 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 47,362
Posted By MJB9
And this has to do with the price of tomatoes how?

And this has to do with the price of tomatoes how?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-06-2015, 03:15 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 42,249
Posted By MJB9
Did mine. Took 5 to 7 minutes max. Used an 18" or...

Did mine. Took 5 to 7 minutes max. Used an 18" or 20" closed end wrench. one moderate tape of the hand and it was loose. It took the most time unscrewing it.

I didn't take pics as there's enough...
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