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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-21-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 194
Posted By ndz
Congrats. Enjoy your ride in its native...

Congrats. Enjoy your ride in its native environment: Autobahn cruising.

I've seen several reports here with 540's doing 25+ highway even though official specs say 21. I haven't been on a trip to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-14-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 333
Posted By ndz
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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-12-2014, 08:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 333
Posted By ndz
The noise you are hearing is the IHKA sampling...

The noise you are hearing is the IHKA sampling fan. It runs for 16 min after a door handle, keyless, or ignition off. It's not related to the FSU.
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Forum: Cars - Private Party 07-01-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 427
Posted By ndz
Sold

Sold
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-06-2014, 06:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 254
Posted By ndz
I used a URO OSV to dipstick hose and it was...

I used a URO OSV to dipstick hose and it was ripped at both ends within 2 months. It could have been a fluke, but I won't take that chance again.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-22-2014, 05:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 402
Posted By ndz
Not programmed from the factory for safety...

Not programmed from the factory for safety reasons. You can roll the windows up by using the key in the drivers door lock. Hold the key the locked position.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-14-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 490
Posted By ndz
Creeper ALERT! Just kidding. Unfortunately,...

Creeper ALERT! Just kidding. Unfortunately, most drivers aren't enthusiasts.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-26-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 261
Posted By ndz
OSV to dipstick hose is a common oil / vacuum...

OSV to dipstick hose is a common oil / vacuum leak.

+1 to avoid URO parts. My URO OSV to dipstick hose lasted two months before splitting at both ends.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-20-2014, 09:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 576
Posted By ndz
Let me know if you come across any 16x6 style 66...

Let me know if you come across any 16x6 style 66 or M-Par lookalikes. A 7 wheel upgrade would be considered....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-19-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 576
Posted By ndz
Put a hitch on your wagon!

Put a hitch on your wagon!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-19-2014, 06:33 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 576
Posted By ndz
Ebay $152 w/ 2" Ball.

Ebay $152 w/ 2" Ball.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-18-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 576
Posted By ndz
Who needs a truck? Caution: e39 + trailer content

Who needs a truck?

Curt 111792 (200lbs tongue/2,000lbs tow)
Hopkins 46255 Power Taillight Converter
5'x10' trailer (est 650lbs empty)

Let the flames begin :flame:
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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-05-2014, 02:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 247
Posted By ndz
Check for vacuum leak at OSV to dipstick hose: ...

Check for vacuum leak at OSV to dipstick hose:
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=773551
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-03-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 362
Posted By ndz
Money Pit? -- How do you save $ buying a 2014...

Money Pit? -- How do you save $ buying a 2014 Kia? Please let us know.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-01-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,789
Posted By ndz
Thanks for the data point. Did you install a...

Thanks for the data point. Did you install a cooler? I don't think I'd need one with the 5-speed
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-01-2014, 10:21 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,789
Posted By ndz
I just installed a Curt 111792 on my 528i/5 sedan...

I just installed a Curt 111792 on my 528i/5 sedan (ebay $152). Just don't exceed the 200lb tongue 2000 tow limits.

What size trailers are you guys pulling? I'm deciding between:
- 5'x8' (500lb...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-31-2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 299
Posted By ndz
SEL light on? Check codes for clues. Autozone...

SEL light on? Check codes for clues. Autozone will scan for free if you don't have an OBDII reader.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-31-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,012
Posted By ndz
Try a local paintless dent repair guy. If you...

Try a local paintless dent repair guy. If you can't find one, call a few local car dealers and ask who they use.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-28-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 592
Posted By ndz
Some e39's have an electric rear shade. I'm sure...

Some e39's have an electric rear shade. I'm sure you could retrofit but it would be quite expensive.

I just (today) ordered some of these from the UK:...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-20-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 433
Posted By ndz
I didn't even remove the fan shroud when I did...

I didn't even remove the fan shroud when I did mine.

Identify with your own eyes if you have hydraulic or mechanical tensioners so you don't buy the wrong parts. Often (as was in my case), you'll...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-19-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 433
Posted By ndz
Not true. Get a new indy or DIY.

Not true. Get a new indy or DIY.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-17-2014, 05:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 619
Posted By ndz
That is what I'd like to do. Did you splice...

That is what I'd like to do. Did you splice straight in or did you use a circuit protected converter? If just spliced, does it give any tail light warnings on the OBC?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-15-2014, 04:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 619
Posted By ndz
The 111792 Euro on Amazon looks like the wrong...

The 111792 Euro on Amazon looks like the wrong photo:...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-14-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 619
Posted By ndz
Have you installed the hitch yet? Let us know...

Have you installed the hitch yet? Let us know how it goes. I'm about to order one myself.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-11-2014, 08:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 505
Posted By ndz
Here's the link: ...

Here's the link:
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=773551
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