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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-14-2014, 06:36 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 391
Posted By Newman271
Got it all back together.. And she started. Yah!!...

Got it all back together.. And she started. Yah!! she runs great with no odd noises. I can finally drive her.. I've had it for a month and haven't driven it yet so I'm excited. Thanks for the help!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-13-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 338
Posted By Newman271
I carry them at my store but it'd be a long drive...

I carry them at my store but it'd be a long drive for ya ha
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-13-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 391
Posted By Newman271
Awesome, cause I already started putting it back...

Awesome, cause I already started putting it back together last night lol. I assumed that it needed some type of oil pressure to hold it snug. ( I re-timed the engine three times last night just to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-13-2014, 06:39 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 391
Posted By Newman271
CW.. I have it all tightened down. No chain...

CW.. I have it all tightened down. No chain slack, I have the tensioner block tool in place and the chain is as tight as with the new tensioner. I even tried torquing the cam bolt down more thinking...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-12-2014, 01:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 391
Posted By Newman271
So after setting timing upper and lower.. After...

So after setting timing upper and lower.. After the wheels are set and its about to go back together... I go to take off the cam locks and the passenger exhaust cam slips to its resting position....
Forum: Off-Topic 08-12-2014, 09:11 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,227
Posted By Newman271
What worries me the most is the fact that its...

What worries me the most is the fact that its still considered "out of control." All it takes is a little virus mutation, since it's been spread around more than ever, and a worldwide pandemic...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-30-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 391
Posted By Newman271
Ha awesome.. exactly what I needed to know....

Ha awesome.. exactly what I needed to know. Hopefully, I'll get this big girl timed tonight and starting to get her ready for this weekend. Thanks for the info!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-30-2014, 11:38 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 391
Posted By Newman271
I followed that PDF to a T last couple of days......

I followed that PDF to a T last couple of days... That's what I was using all along. But it didn't mention the positioning of cams on 5-8. DCKR said to do driver side first but everywhere I've read...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-30-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 391
Posted By Newman271
Sounds easy enough thanks :thumbup:

Sounds easy enough thanks :thumbup:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-30-2014, 07:49 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 391
Posted By Newman271
I have the flywheel pin in. So I have to take it...

I have the flywheel pin in. So I have to take it out, rotate the engine, turn driver side cams to rotate 180* so that 5-8 5-8 is facing up? Then rotate back around to get the pin back in.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-30-2014, 06:30 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 391
Posted By Newman271
99 540i timing help plz

I know it's been beat to death, but I can't find any info on this particular part and need help. I'm replacing the timing components and have the passenger side locked down, timed and vanos set. On...
Forum: Off-Topic 07-16-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 689
Posted By Newman271
Cincinnati Chicago Colorado Springs ...

Cincinnati
Chicago
Colorado Springs
Milwaukee
Forum: Off-Topic 07-14-2014, 12:20 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 895
Posted By Newman271
I just switched from my flip phone about a month...

I just switched from my flip phone about a month ago. I bought the Nokia 925 with windows. I love it. I travel often to visit friends and for training so I needed a decent gps and ease of use. It'd...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-17-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 244
Posted By Newman271
What is dropping the tach, speedo, tempature?

What is dropping the tach, speedo, tempature?
Forum: Off-Topic 06-17-2014, 08:55 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,540
Posted By Newman271
I'd make a bunch of sporks with it... maybe...

I'd make a bunch of sporks with it... maybe little green army men that look like me too.
Forum: Off-Topic 06-03-2014, 09:40 AM
Replies: 477
Views: 27,940
Posted By Newman271
Ha, yeah the waitress had just brought us all one...

Ha, yeah the waitress had just brought us all one right before the picture. Ha I didnt notice the other chick had one. She was an odd person so I'm sure she's still probably wearing it lol
Forum: Off-Topic 06-03-2014, 09:13 AM
Replies: 477
Views: 27,940
Posted By Newman271
The one in the white next to me is my ex Felisha....

The one in the white next to me is my ex Felisha. She did a little modeling back in the day... And its a tiny Corona bottle opener hat lol.

Here's us this past weekend. Her and I are pretty much...
Forum: Off-Topic 05-30-2014, 09:07 AM
Replies: 165
Views: 2,597
Posted By Newman271
this is an odd thread... Just throwing that out...

this is an odd thread... Just throwing that out there ha
Forum: Off-Topic 05-30-2014, 09:07 AM
Replies: 165
Views: 2,597
Posted By Newman271
At work Man Hand!!!! :rofl:

At work Man Hand!!!! :rofl:
Forum: Off-Topic 05-30-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 477
Views: 27,940
Posted By Newman271
I'm in the white shirt with the sunglasses. Cinco...

I'm in the white shirt with the sunglasses. Cinco De Mayo (personal day from work) at Don Pablo's on the Ohio River. I ended up getting a taxi home lol.
Forum: General Automotive Forum 05-30-2014, 07:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 305
Posted By Newman271
Looks nice! Hopefully this is what actually goes...

Looks nice! Hopefully this is what actually goes into production. I've always been a big fan of the xc series. I've never bought one because I tend to sell alot of parts for these things ha. Not the...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 05-30-2014, 07:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 662
Posted By Newman271
001 Toyota Prius Hybrid 0-60 mph 12.9 ...

001 Toyota Prius Hybrid 0-60 mph 12.9 Quarter Mile 19.0

What 19 seconds in the quarter isn't fast enough for ya lol. I've met plenty of people who thought their car was fast... till they got...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-22-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 253
Posted By Newman271
Sounds like fun... or two years of hell ha. I...

Sounds like fun... or two years of hell ha. I know nothing of the big swap other than you have to beat in your firewall a good amount.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-19-2014, 09:51 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 801
Posted By Newman271
I couldn't have it under collector car insurance...

I couldn't have it under collector car insurance because I didn't have a garage to store it in for a while. Two weeks ago I finally rented a garage, but hadn't switched my insurance over yet. Then...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 05-17-2014, 06:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 219
Posted By Newman271
How about just taking the clip off the top of the...

How about just taking the clip off the top of the pedal linkage and pull the carpet over it... Thats what I did in mine.
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