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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-22-2009, 06:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,249
Posted By lablancjc
Idler tension pulley. That sound fun to replace....

Idler tension pulley. That sound fun to replace. Thanks a bunch now is that for the knock or the squeal?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-20-2009, 05:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,249
Posted By lablancjc
I have an engine knock and a squeal. Wanna help...

I have an engine knock and a squeal. Wanna help me diagnose this before I take it to indy on what this might be. In the clip at the end you will see me place my hand on the engine cover where I place...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-31-2008, 09:30 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 9,890
Posted By lablancjc
Damn there is seriously something wrong with my...

Damn there is seriously something wrong with my ride. I get 18 city and about 22 freeway. My freeway mileage suck a whole lot of $#%$#^$:thumbdwn:.
Forum: California 12-31-2008, 07:17 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,061
Posted By lablancjc
Damn I ill try to make it. I am a firearms...

Damn I ill try to make it. I am a firearms instructor here in Sactown and I will be at Megan range starting at 10:00 am until whenever eveybody gets the #@$#%$ out of the range. Yesterday we had 30 I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-18-2008, 12:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 610
Posted By lablancjc
I have a 97 528i I was not having the problem you...

I have a 97 528i I was not having the problem you are talking about but I was having a hard jerk going from 2 to 3 and then 3 to 2. I purchased 8 quarts of mobile 1 synthetic and this tranny kit...
Forum: General BMW 12-17-2008, 11:44 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,144
Posted By lablancjc
Pansies that is all I have to say I drive my...

Pansies that is all I have to say I drive my Ninja in the rain. Sh!t the other day I took my bimmer out right after it did a first rain here in sactown turned the ASC off and got sideways at every...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-17-2008, 01:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,555
Posted By lablancjc
Thanks for the info on all the responses. I like...

Thanks for the info on all the responses. I like that blapunk setup, however I already have 2 12" MTX competion kickers rated at 1000 watts a piece, have never stuck that much through them. I just...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-16-2008, 09:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,555
Posted By lablancjc
Nice job. Cool idea. I think this will be my...

Nice job. Cool idea. I think this will be my first upgrade from stock, did you use a capicator, if you did how big did you use and what size amp? Does it thump hard or sound good? I ask cuz I do not...
Forum: California 12-16-2008, 08:55 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,061
Posted By lablancjc
Sweet keep me posted on dates I will be...

Sweet keep me posted on dates I will be there.:thumbup:
Forum: California 12-14-2008, 12:57 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,061
Posted By lablancjc
Sounds good to me I will keep looking for...

Sounds good to me I will keep looking for updates, definitely want to see your ride levi.
Forum: California 12-12-2008, 11:59 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,061
Posted By lablancjc
I am down for a meet I would like to see some...

I am down for a meet I would like to see some mods on your guys vehicle's that I can drool over and see which one I would like. Pics are great but actually seeing them in person is so much better. I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-12-2008, 11:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 541
Posted By lablancjc
Sweet more bimmers in sactowm. I go to M Power...

Sweet more bimmers in sactowm. I go to M Power off of 7500 14th Ave, guys name is Caslav I call him charlie. He is mechanic and used BMW dealer. How is Schatz and Krum on prices. I will give an...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-12-2008, 10:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 541
Posted By lablancjc
So I took it to my indy and he said it is the...

So I took it to my indy and he said it is the secondary air system. He did not seem to concerned with it. He said it needs to be looked asap, it could be a vacuum leak or could be the pump. With his...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-06-2008, 01:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 882
Posted By lablancjc
Only suggestion I have is for headlight as far as...

Only suggestion I have is for headlight as far as radio goes I would stay OEM if you can because it being a bmw they are temperamental with after market electronics IMO!. Headlights these will fit...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-06-2008, 01:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 541
Posted By lablancjc
I have replaced everything that came up as code....

I have replaced everything that came up as code. I got O2 sensors, Maf, and air bank as a code. I replaced O2's and Maf sensor. I also replaced the air filter, the tranny filter, gasket and fluid,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-05-2008, 07:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 541
Posted By lablancjc
WOT Check Engine Light Disappears

So check engine light has been on for awhile. Got O2 codes, maf codes and some other air bank codes. Replaced O2's, replaced maf, not worried about air bank, read somewhere on here that it is only...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-04-2008, 01:20 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,725
Posted By lablancjc
USAA is the SH!T

Not sure exactly what I pay for the bimmer but I have full 100k/50k/100k coverage for all three of my vehicles. '97 BMW 528i, '07 Toyota Yaris, '06 Kawasaki Ninja 250R. I also have 350,000 term life...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-01-2008, 05:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,016
Posted By lablancjc
I'm Loving it more than before

Replaced thrust bushing and got rid of the violent wobble(not shimmy) at 40-50 mph. Now I got the shimmy at 70. I figure this is the rest of the front end bushings going out so I will replace this...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-01-2008, 10:40 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 789
Posted By lablancjc
I had same problem along with a lot of other...

I had same problem along with a lot of other people on the forums. The fan inside teh HVAC unit actual starts to turn once you unlock the vehicle and stays on for quite some time after you turn it...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-01-2008, 10:22 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,302
Posted By lablancjc
The e39 is probably IMO the most manliest car I...

The e39 is probably IMO the most manliest car I have ever seen, it has a sleek look at the same time it looks like a burly man is staring you down before a fight. The way the grill and lights look at...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-01-2008, 09:49 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 816
Posted By lablancjc
Sh!t I drove my Ninja to work today I definitely...

Sh!t I drove my Ninja to work today I definitely will be driving my Bimmer. It gets cold but no snow or salt 4 me to worry about :).
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-25-2008, 09:28 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,177
Posted By lablancjc
So what your telling me is I need to send my wife...

So what your telling me is I need to send my wife to BMW tech school, cuz there is no way I am spending 5-10k a year to up keep my 528i screw that:thumbdwn:, sorry but BMW's are not that nice!
Forum: 5 Series DIY 11-25-2008, 11:50 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 79,795
Posted By lablancjc
OMG these are freaking awesome, so they were so...

OMG these are freaking awesome, so they were so easy to install for my indy he originally quoted me 3 hours $270 install. I picked up my car today $180 it only took him 2 hours. Man I love these...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-24-2008, 06:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 954
Posted By lablancjc
Hey no problem He is right but because...

Hey no problem



He is right but because they are a dealer from Royal Purple website they can order and should be no charge to you.:thumbup:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-24-2008, 05:53 PM
Replies: 283
Views: 31,243
Posted By lablancjc
Yea I plan on just buying the Dr. Vanos so the...

Yea I plan on just buying the Dr. Vanos so the whole thing is just replaced that way I do not have to worry about taking the Vanos apart. Do not plan on moding the engine so I do not see the point in...
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