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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 04:15 AM
Replies: 338
Views: 14,144
Posted By dolfan13
Also when I say intake hose I'm not talking about...

Also when I say intake hose I'm not talking about the throttle boot .The two hoses that go to the CCVs.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 03:45 AM
Replies: 338
Views: 14,144
Posted By dolfan13
Oh if the CCVs are closed ,its ok to take these...

Oh if the CCVs are closed ,its ok to take these caps off at idle,where is the smoke coming from IE oil??!! Rings or valve seals!!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 03:43 AM
Replies: 338
Views: 14,144
Posted By dolfan13
This is simple simple simple.

This is simple simple simple.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 03:41 AM
Replies: 338
Views: 14,144
Posted By dolfan13
Once again AB leaving the CCVs open is not what...

Once again AB leaving the CCVs open is not what is diagnosing the problem.PLUGING the intake IS the trouble shooting tool.How do you think the oil gets to the intake?????The CCVs are closed by vacuum...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 02:31 PM
Replies: 338
Views: 14,144
Posted By dolfan13
You can do a test to prove the above.Cap the...

You can do a test to prove the above.Cap the vacuum nipples coming out of the intake to the CCVs.Let the hose's vent to atmosphere.Let the car idle for the amount of time it takes for you to see...
Forum: General Automotive Forum Yesterday, 09:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 669
Posted By dolfan13
Beautiful is not what I'm after.The Bimmers I...

Beautiful is not what I'm after.The Bimmers I like look more bad ass.I keep hearing this beautiful description ,why?Mercs have always been to shiny and silver for me.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-13-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 311
Posted By dolfan13
Looks great!Looks GT race ready NOT big bling...

Looks great!Looks GT race ready NOT big bling curb appeal.Will not ruin BMW engineering like over size does.Tires have meat like they mean business.Cant stand to see BMWs riding on rubber bands...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 04-12-2014, 06:25 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 1,660
Posted By dolfan13
Does this include my 3.0csi in the garage.

Does this include my 3.0csi in the garage.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-08-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 211
Posted By dolfan13
Valeo came stock on my 550i.

Valeo came stock on my 550i.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-08-2014, 08:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 391
Posted By dolfan13
Random faults could be your alternator...

Random faults could be your alternator also.Purchase an accessory plug in volt meter and watch voltage when faults pop up.The alternators on these will show good when tested ,the failure is heat...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-08-2014, 06:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 211
Posted By dolfan13
Tire Rack or search Amazon

Tire Rack or search Amazon
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-08-2014, 06:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 391
Posted By dolfan13
Hasn't killed mine and many other who bought the...

Hasn't killed mine and many other who bought the correct battery.Never trust someone with a smart a$$ lip either.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-07-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 391
Posted By dolfan13
Advanced Auto has an exact replacement .Guys at...

Advanced Auto has an exact replacement .Guys at the counter said local BMW dealer techs have changed the sticker in front of them.Ive been driving without registering for 6 months and through below...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-05-2014, 09:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 523
Posted By dolfan13
Find local Bimmer club and ask who is the local...

Find local Bimmer club and ask who is the local trusted BMW Indy .Go there and be patient.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-05-2014, 09:38 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 4,073
Posted By dolfan13
3 to 4 inches of ice with 12 inches of snow on...

3 to 4 inches of ice with 12 inches of snow on top in a 79 Trans Am just for fun.You people must be young.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-05-2014, 08:28 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 4,073
Posted By dolfan13
AWD is for wusses that can't drive.

AWD is for wusses that can't drive.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-01-2014, 05:08 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 4,073
Posted By dolfan13
Although it was a I6 I owned an 1994 525i and all...

Although it was a I6 I owned an 1994 525i and all I could afford at the time.At 175hp I loved that car and the way it drove.The e34 was lighter giving great handling character.The whole time I owned...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-31-2014, 05:59 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 4,073
Posted By dolfan13
Jeramy Clarkson said for the first time that a...

Jeramy Clarkson said for the first time that a car he was driving had "too much power"F12,he must have at last lost what mind he had.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-30-2014, 09:13 AM
Replies: 311
Views: 10,834
Posted By dolfan13
The Longing looks or stares are not only for the...

The Longing looks or stares are not only for the aesthetics.Its the whole package and the feel of what its like to drive a BMW.To me the GSF still not the fun of my 5 .I do have a e60 550i,only test...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-30-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 311
Views: 10,834
Posted By dolfan13
Well said.Three of my uncles all left BMW for...

Well said.Three of my uncles all left BMW for more reliable Lexus.When we have family gatherings the joke is on my 5 and its problems.When we step outside the longing looks at the BMW are funny as I...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-30-2014, 06:59 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 859
Posted By dolfan13
Yes I work for Toyota Man in engineering...

Yes I work for Toyota Man in engineering ,Japanese are big emulators.Koreans are unashamedly so.Germans invented the sports sedan and its style period!Since the 70s 3 came out its been a chase to...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-28-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 1,806
Posted By dolfan13
aber57 don't take me wrong,I hadn't thought of...

aber57 don't take me wrong,I hadn't thought of the vacuum pump dumping into the crankcase.This could cause a slew of other problems if like you said a hose leak from booster.Do you know why this...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-28-2014, 11:46 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 1,806
Posted By dolfan13
You sure about the vacuum pump discharge into...

You sure about the vacuum pump discharge into crankcase?Thats very interesting!!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-28-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 1,806
Posted By dolfan13
Yes I knew what the pump is for what I was...

Yes I knew what the pump is for what I was getting at is your pulsation reasoning.As in this is the reason for an external vacuum pump vs doing the norm and taking the boost vac from the intake.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-28-2014, 04:46 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 1,806
Posted By dolfan13
This is the need for vacuum pump?

This is the need for vacuum pump?
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