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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-22-2015, 06:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 253
Posted By occhis
I would guess they are the same but check...

I would guess they are the same but check realoem.com or parts sites like ecs tuning
and compare the part numbers
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-03-2015, 08:09 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 9,294
Posted By occhis
Not sure where I read this, but it said to...

Not sure where I read this, but it said to address the first listed error code first. When my cam position sensor went out it threw several codes. I replaced the cps (first code listed), cleared...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-03-2015, 07:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 356
Posted By occhis
First check the fuse #48 in the trunk above the...

First check the fuse #48 in the trunk above the battery.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-29-2015, 06:36 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 735
Posted By occhis
Sounds logical that the squealing you were...

Sounds logical that the squealing you were hearing was coming from the bearing. When I replaced mine I went to Carquest. Reasonable price and you don't have to ship the old one back. They got it...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-21-2015, 08:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 396
Posted By occhis
This should answer your questions. ...

This should answer your questions.
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=564549
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-21-2015, 07:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 23,554
Posted By occhis
Carsoft will also do that.

Carsoft will also do that.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-20-2015, 08:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 23,554
Posted By occhis
Excellent!

Excellent!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-19-2015, 03:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 421
Posted By occhis
You might also try looking here. ...

You might also try looking here.
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?p=4509072#post4509072
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-10-2015, 08:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 282
Posted By occhis
I'll give you the short version of my story. In...

I'll give you the short version of my story. In 2003 I bought a 1998 528 off ebay from a BMW dealer in Toledo solely from the pics on the auction. At the time it had 54,000 miles, just out of...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-22-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 144
Posted By occhis
There is a reset procedure. Happened to me not...

There is a reset procedure. Happened to me not long ago. Don't remember the exact sequence, but search and you will find it.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-19-2015, 07:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 191
Posted By occhis
That sounds way too low. Make sure you're not...

That sounds way too low. Make sure you're not getting cheap Chinese junk.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-11-2015, 07:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 852
Posted By occhis
What are the major issues with the 2006-2007s? ...

What are the major issues with the 2006-2007s?
Also what does LCI stand for?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-11-2015, 07:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 265
Posted By occhis
Looks like your brake wear sensor is disconnected.

Looks like your brake wear sensor is disconnected.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-11-2015, 07:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 299
Posted By occhis
I've been shopping for a 328xi. What is the...

I've been shopping for a 328xi. What is the average lifespan of water pumps in this motor?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-11-2015, 06:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 291
Posted By occhis
They probably thought you meant entire vanos...

They probably thought you meant entire vanos unit, not just the solenoid.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-11-2015, 06:29 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,344
Posted By occhis
What does the front look like?

What does the front look like?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-25-2015, 07:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 458
Posted By occhis
Nice pair of Ms

Nice pair of Ms
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-25-2015, 07:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 458
Posted By occhis
Nice pair

Nice pair
Forum: Cars - Private Party 02-19-2015, 06:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,252
Posted By occhis
How is it possible to have zero posts?

How is it possible to have zero posts?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-17-2015, 06:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 258
Posted By occhis
Interesting. I replaced the front cover, but did...

Interesting. I replaced the front cover, but did not realize that the rear was also a cover. Thought it was an actual seal and could not be replaced without removing the rear window. My rear one...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-17-2015, 06:24 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 702
Posted By occhis
I've been driving in the snow for 50 years so...

I've been driving in the snow for 50 years so have done so on many rear wheel drive cars not with the benefit of traction control systems. I love my E39, but it is by far the worst I've ever driven...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-15-2015, 02:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 428
Posted By occhis
Agreed

Agreed
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-15-2015, 02:53 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 803
Posted By occhis
If the battery will not hold charge and you have...

If the battery will not hold charge and you have any kind of warranty on it, take it back and get a new one. Costco gives 100% replacement up to 36 months on ones they sell.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-15-2015, 06:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 331
Posted By occhis
When you find the source of the problem, please...

When you find the source of the problem, please post the info here for future reference for the rest of us.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-15-2015, 06:13 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,282
Posted By occhis
Wow. So this car has been sitting in the garage...

Wow. So this car has been sitting in the garage for over 2 years? Good luck on the swap. Post your progress.
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