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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-27-2015, 08:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 357
Posted By bagodonuts68
i was able to open the latch but not without destroying it

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=888337
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-27-2015, 08:55 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 156
Posted By bagodonuts68
Touring wagon spare tire latch failure and removal

The latch opening the hatch granting access to the spare tire area failed on me and would no longer open. This is the latch I'm talking about.

The first shows the latch to which I am referring. ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-22-2015, 01:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 357
Posted By bagodonuts68
pretty sure this is a new issue on forum 528iT

HAtch that gives me access to spare tire in the back of my 2000 touring wagon (silver with black interior....a nice combo) won't allow access. noticed that is key lockable. tried locking and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-28-2015, 11:52 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 12,051
Posted By bagodonuts68
liam, I am having identical symptoms. have you...

liam, I am having identical symptoms. have you solved the issue? please update/
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-28-2015, 11:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,055
Posted By bagodonuts68
any solution to this issue?

any solution to this issue?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-28-2015, 11:42 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,002
Posted By bagodonuts68
have you found any solution? my tailgate won't...

have you found any solution? my tailgate won't open at the moment. wondering wtf?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-07-2015, 10:10 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 764
Posted By bagodonuts68
i am having a similar issue. it is a little...

i am having a similar issue. it is a little similar to the problem i was having when coolant was low (replaced my radiator [again] and the problem with no heat was fixed). but i generally get heat...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-10-2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,684
Posted By bagodonuts68
find it hard to believe that so many people...

find it hard to believe that so many people recommend the bilsteins. i've had a lot of trouble with the shaft dechroming causing a clunk to develop in the front end. this has happened 3 times now. ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-10-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,399
Posted By bagodonuts68
what's the part number of the KYB's

what's the part number of the KYB's
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-12-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,386
Posted By bagodonuts68
think you're cold??! try wintering in North...

think you're cold??! try wintering in North dakota. We've had about 10 days now without seeing highs above single digits. Lows in the -20s farenheit, not including wind chill. I regret my other...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-10-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,085
Posted By bagodonuts68
the B800 scanner is a cheap, ebay-acquired...

the B800 scanner is a cheap, ebay-acquired version of a more expensive air-bag (SRS) code reader that can clear the airbag warning light. i looked to see if i could find an ebay item to refer you to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-05-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,085
Posted By bagodonuts68
my new B800 Scanner pulled codes 11 (seat belt...

my new B800 Scanner pulled codes 11 (seat belt buckle switch, passenger) and 16 (sensor, side airbag, right, parameter fault). i am unsure how to proceed other than trying some compressed air in the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-05-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 567
Posted By bagodonuts68
my new B800 Scanner pulled codes 11 (seat belt...

my new B800 Scanner pulled codes 11 (seat belt buckle switch, passenger) and 16 (sensor, side airbag, right, parameter fault). i am unsure how to proceed other than trying some compressed air in the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-03-2014, 10:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,114
Posted By bagodonuts68
but in what way do my particular codes suggest a...

but in what way do my particular codes suggest a seat sensor? i tried resetting it with my b800 gadget but the light came right back on. ...wishful thinking in vain.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-25-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,114
Posted By bagodonuts68
not too cold in ND today. i think it hit 45...

not too cold in ND today. i think it hit 45 degrees. could you elaborate a touch on buying the relay to bypassing the sensor?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-24-2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,386
Posted By bagodonuts68
there is a button on the bottom right of the...

there is a button on the bottom right of the steering wheel that turns on the wonderful heat. hard to miss.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-24-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,114
Posted By bagodonuts68
my new B800 Scanner pulled codes 11 (seat belt...

my new B800 Scanner pulled codes 11 (seat belt buckle switch, passenger) and 16 (sensor, side airbag, right, parameter fault). i am unsure how to proceed other than trying some compressed air in the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-24-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,004
Posted By bagodonuts68
agreed. buckle up.

agreed. buckle up.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-08-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,114
Posted By bagodonuts68
it HAS been cold though its been colder and this...

it HAS been cold though its been colder and this is the first i've seen it. warming up tomorrow...let's hope you're right
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-08-2014, 05:18 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 21,017
Posted By bagodonuts68
what are the benefits of the peake tool over the...

what are the benefits of the peake tool over the $25 variety?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-08-2014, 05:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,114
Posted By bagodonuts68
just got the airbag light today (after jamming...

just got the airbag light today (after jamming x-country skis into the wagon with the tip up by the passenger seatbelt receiver...any link). I tried scanning with my PEAKE tool and got no codes. ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-04-2013, 04:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,836
Posted By bagodonuts68
i had a similar problem just yesterday in very...

i had a similar problem just yesterday in very cold conditions. all gauges were pinned to the low end when i first started the car. even the info box in the middle was blank (but lit). drove then...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-04-2013, 03:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 292
Posted By bagodonuts68
just yesterday i started the car in cold weather...

just yesterday i started the car in cold weather (less than 10 degrees F) and none of the gauges were working. Fuel, rpm, temp... all were pinned on the floor. also the message screen in the middle...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-09-2013, 10:10 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,399
Posted By bagodonuts68
...i get it. meaning: there is NO chance? ...

...i get it. meaning: there is NO chance? has anyone tried to get bilstein to bend/admit fault/cover expenses?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-11-2013, 02:42 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,514
Posted By bagodonuts68
you're this far in...no point turning back now. ...

you're this far in...no point turning back now. think of the depreciation in the first year after buying a new car.
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