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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Today, 06:27 AM
Replies: 3
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Posted By jygesq
not a simple switch, do search and see threads

not a simple switch, do search and see threads
Forum: Cars - Private Party Yesterday, 10:45 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 85
Posted By jygesq
2000 528 5 speed MT for sale late november

83 K m , premium package , NON-sport , grey, grey leather, 6 disc changer,folding rear seat. new brakes , rotors & pads all four wheels, new belts, will need 4 tires @ $164 each at tire rack,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-16-2014, 01:26 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,207
Posted By jygesq
it is the snifer for auto close of reculation

of oders, when that box detects bad smells the auto recirculation shuts off and closes soo outside air can come in heater/AC
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-16-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 192
Posted By jygesq
waht is my 2000 528 5sp MT worth?

83 k original miles. just has brakes new pads & rotor both F/R done with new belts. Probably needs Vanos rebuild. Will need new tires soon. Three thermostats on car. new ABS module.water pump ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-16-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 228
Posted By jygesq
my 2000 528 MT has no such cluster

there is only oil serive light in that place, nothing in backround for Auto gear shift
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-14-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 387
Posted By jygesq
Neutral safety switch is my guess

If jiggling gear shift around makes it turn over that would be first thing I would check
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-13-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 413
Posted By jygesq
If you are the original owner BMW should take care of you

They may even if you are not.Call them in N.J headquarters
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-13-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 387
Posted By jygesq
Chech park / neutral switch.

Putting it into reverse and it started.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-11-2014, 10:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 307
Posted By jygesq
see bmw tips.com

there is a early write up for the change http://www.bmwtips.com/ see my business cd install
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-10-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 194
Posted By jygesq
try here

http://www.autohausaz.com/search/product.aspx?sid=o2nndouvjmtgb1uoy3pkmk45&makeid=800003@BMW&modelid=1358287@528I&year=2000&cid=13@Body,%20Trim%20%26%20Lighting&gid=12274@Cup%20Holder
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-10-2014, 07:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 260
Posted By jygesq
is a/c properly charged with right amount of

refrigderant ? BMW systems are very critical for correct weight. Take to AC specialist who does BMWs
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-09-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 260
Posted By jygesq
fsu just controls blower speed

but if defective it can cause current drain and kill battery . Is you exterior temp display working? if not that effects your AC
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-09-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 260
Posted By jygesq
fsu just controls blower speed

but if defective it can cause current drain and kill battery . Is you exterior temp display working? if not that effects yiurAC
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-09-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 135
Posted By jygesq
defective brake light switch

located under dash near brake pedal linkage.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-08-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 260
Posted By jygesq
www.540i6.com

they all do that "FSU" try that first.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-05-2014, 10:48 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,459
Posted By jygesq
a new key should not require dealer to code anything

just buy a new key and be done with it.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-05-2014, 03:51 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 275
Posted By jygesq
He has 2002 car, diamond key W/ o led

Do you mean clown nose blinking? I deactivate the motion sensor by press lock button once waiting a second and pressing it again. You can notice rear reading lights in c pillar going on and then...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-04-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 235
Posted By jygesq
make sure price includes a plasticsizing

paint base. It is base coat applied to bumper so paint will adhere if car is hit again. Not sure I called it right thing.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-04-2014, 09:46 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 84,813
Posted By jygesq
i do not think so, replace it it cost about $30

mujch of the way the car operates depends on it
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-03-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 340
Posted By jygesq
It is whatever YOU feel comfortable with

I was going to ask 6k for my premium non sport 2000 528 MT car with only 83k miles, but I now am not sure I want to buy the audi s4, I was looking at for $53k
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-02-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 167
Posted By jygesq
Most common problem is third brake light

In back window has a bad socket .you will see signs of melting. Get replacement from dealer about $7.00 , most likely warning light will go away. I played replacing all my brake light bulbs with...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-02-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,631
Posted By jygesq
lexus, wel built , but no enjoyment

my wife's 2003, nothing goes wrong just brakes and oil changes,in 54K miles
My 2000 528 5sp mt
Under warranty or treated as such. MIDI, FSU, ABS module fried. Air bag module.VANOs, master...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-30-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 178
Posted By jygesq
Bad connection to midi

Maybe take it out and use a little dielectric grease on contact?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-28-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 370
Posted By jygesq
remember key has to be ordered from Germany

keys are not in stock and you need proof you are owner of car
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-28-2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 2,307
Posted By jygesq
we have same car mine is non sport

82500 miles correction mine is non sport
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