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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-23-2016, 09:42 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 60,428
Posted By josemedeiros007
Out of curiosity what type of oil filter did you...

Out of curiosity what type of oil filter did you use?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-01-2016, 08:07 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 26,467
Posted By josemedeiros007
Good tip, I also agree with you that his CCV...

Good tip, I also agree with you that his CCV valve is probably bad. I would test the compression in the cylinders, and watch this you tube video on a M52 engine that had low compression in one...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-27-2016, 06:12 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 47,998
Posted By josemedeiros007
You obviously are having electrical issue's,...

You obviously are having electrical issue's, assuming that your battery is fully charged and reading 12.6 - 12.8 volts and your alternator is putting out 13.6 - 14.5 volts at the rear battery, I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-26-2016, 03:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 716
Posted By josemedeiros007
Just use a Dice Media Bridge 1500 so it can...

Just use a Dice Media Bridge 1500 so it can display the music text on your Radio, and you can still use your steering wheel controls and have the option of a Iphone / Ipad input, USB or Blue Tooth? ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-26-2016, 03:00 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 71,762
Posted By josemedeiros007
Can you post pictures, or a you tube video link?

Can you post pictures, or a you tube video link?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-26-2016, 02:59 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 71,762
Posted By josemedeiros007
Great write-up CN90. Any one using a newer...

Great write-up CN90.

Any one using a newer Dice Media Bridge 1500 so it can display the music text on your Radio, and you can still use your steering wheel controls and have the option of a Iphone...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-26-2016, 02:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 9,947
Posted By josemedeiros007
What a fantastic write up, very well done. I am...

What a fantastic write up, very well done. I am confused why you need a Cassette Adapter if you were able to tie into the preamp section of the BMW Radio? back in the 1980's they made cassette...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-30-2015, 02:14 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 35,642
Posted By josemedeiros007
Well I hope it's only your ground. The Battery...

Well I hope it's only your ground. The Battery Ground is very important, as is the engine ground to make sure you battery is getting enough current, remove them all and clean the grounds with...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-28-2015, 12:32 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,417
Posted By josemedeiros007
If the battery had enough juice to start the car...

If the battery had enough juice to start the car even after it died the first time, my guess is the fuel pump, or fuel pump relay, or fuel pump fuse. One of the other members already mentioned that...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-25-2015, 07:26 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 10,999
Posted By josemedeiros007
Before you replace your Valve seals, have you...

Before you replace your Valve seals, have you replaced your CCV first? Also try ATP AT-205 Re-Seal Additive AT205, http://www.summitracing.com/parts/atp-at205

This video may also be helpful....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-24-2015, 07:41 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 44,370
Posted By josemedeiros007
I am not sure if you read this entire forum, but...

I am not sure if you read this entire forum, but BMW did switch to a Ultrasound interior sensor in 1999 which should be more reliable the the RF / Microwave sensor in the 1998 / 1997 E39 models. My...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-20-2015, 07:43 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,560
Posted By josemedeiros007
Now that's funny, my neighbors are just about the...

Now that's funny, my neighbors are just about the same. I have to admit that BMW alarms are not my favorite. The Microwave RF interior sensor seems to be going off for no reason on my 1998 BMW E39. ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-17-2015, 05:27 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 142,827
Posted By josemedeiros007
BlueBee, I have read really good reviews on the...

BlueBee, I have read really good reviews on the Noco Genius Boost, although a little pricy at $99.00. Noco Genius Charges also have a desulphator / desulfator for extending the life of a battery....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-12-2015, 07:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 7,560
Posted By josemedeiros007
I realize that this an old thread, but I found...

I realize that this an old thread, but I found another thread that is also related. Did you find your issue with your sensor or alarm?
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-12-2015, 05:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,199
Posted By josemedeiros007
Good thread, my 1998 E39 528i is also having...

Good thread, my 1998 E39 528i is also having issue's with the alarm, and I have been disabling the interior's Motion sensor by pressing the lock car door button twice on the alarm remote. A few...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-03-2015, 09:40 PM
Replies: 220
Views: 70,822
Posted By josemedeiros007
BlueBee, where you able to find a Bosch Pulley...

BlueBee, where you able to find a Bosch Pulley for your E39? I bought mine from FCP Euro, $35.99.
https://www.fcpeuro.com/products/bmw-alternator-pulley-e36-12311432988

ECS has it for $29.99...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-19-2015, 10:47 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 10,557
Posted By josemedeiros007
I found another forum that states that you can...

I found another forum that states that you can use a newer Road Runner beep type siren if you have the older Wolfe whistle chirp siren.
P/N 65 75 8 368 267 Old-style "wolf whistle chirp" siren...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-19-2015, 09:43 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,560
Posted By josemedeiros007
Daniel, I have the same issue with my 1998 E39...

Daniel, I have the same issue with my 1998 E39 Alarm after removing my Interstate car battery to charge it for three days on my 1 amp trickle charger. How did you resolve your issue?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-19-2015, 08:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,560
Posted By josemedeiros007
Thank you for your reply and the help. After I...

Thank you for your reply and the help. After I posted my Alarm siren sounding issue, at 4.00 pm I again removed the battery cables to the car battery for two hours, and connected the positive cable...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-18-2015, 01:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,560
Posted By josemedeiros007
After removing my battery for three days to...

After removing my battery for three days to trickle charge it on my 1 amp Schumacher charger, my 1998 E39 BMW Alarm is now going off after disarming the alarm using either the key, or remote for one...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-14-2015, 05:45 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 142,827
Posted By josemedeiros007
Does anyone know if the E39 Instrument Cluster...

Does anyone know if the E39 Instrument Cluster Unlock feature also works on a 1998 E39 528i to verify car voltage level ?
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-14-2015, 05:36 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 70,822
Posted By josemedeiros007
Do you know if this Instrument Cluster Unlock...

Do you know if this Instrument Cluster Unlock will work on a 1998 BMW 528i?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-11-2015, 05:40 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 38,229
Posted By josemedeiros007
Bluebee did you resolve your issue and find the...

Bluebee did you resolve your issue and find the source of your parasitic draw, I wasn't clear after glancing over this thread? My 2 year old 1998 528's Interstate battery would not start the my car...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-08-2015, 12:25 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,857
Posted By josemedeiros007
Good post! I sold Speed parts in the 1980's at...

Good post! I sold Speed parts in the 1980's at Supershops Automotive Performance centers and at the Speed Merchant in San Jose, Calif, car manufactures five recommendations on engine oil to use on a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-02-2014, 05:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,051
Posted By josemedeiros007
You can run your engine with out the MAF...

You can run your engine with out the MAF connected, but it will have poor idle and loss of power. CRC makes a special cleaner, clear the codes and see if it comes back. Have you checked yet to see if...
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