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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Today, 06:55 PM
Replies: 27
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Posted By bluebee
Most seem to have no problem with me snooping...

Most seem to have no problem with me snooping around to snap pictures of them (except Midas).
Here, the guy asked me to blur him out, for example, at Autozone, when I told him I was gonna make him...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Today, 06:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 221
Posted By bluebee
It might be nice if you can snap a picture of...

It might be nice if you can snap a picture of yours, with a rule next to it, so we can double check the sizes with ours, which are working.

A picture with a rule would be better than those...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Today, 06:39 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 68,240
Posted By bluebee
For cross reference, this was posted today... >...

For cross reference, this was posted today...
> E39 (1997 - 2003) (http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=103) > Any place to still buy Tec cup holders?...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Today, 06:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 227
Posted By bluebee
More information here... - Replacing the...

More information here...
- Replacing the cupholders (http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=288420)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Today, 06:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 143
Posted By bluebee
- Summary advice to provide users who suspect a...

- Summary advice to provide users who suspect a major engine repair due to overheating (1 (http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=529529)) (2...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Today, 06:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 442
Posted By bluebee
My biggest problem with the VW TIS method is that...

My biggest problem with the VW TIS method is that "it may be" (but haven't done the math) that you might need a better (i.e., more repeatable & more accurate) meter than most of us might have.
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Today, 06:32 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 787
Posted By bluebee
Thanks for the update. I see you opened a new...

Thanks for the update.
I see you opened a new thread on the newly narrowed down issue (which makes sense).

I post that cross reference here, so that others can easily navigate to it to help you...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Today, 06:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 114
Posted By bluebee
For others to benefit, background information is...

For others to benefit, background information is here...
> E39 (1997 - 2003) (http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=103) > Red warning light (brake fluid)...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Today, 06:25 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 199,740
Posted By bluebee
Here is related CCV-test information, from an...

Here is related CCV-test information, from an expert...
> E46 (1999 - 2006) (http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=98) > VANOS seal replacement - HUGE loss of power, vacuum leak?...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Today, 06:23 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 9,556
Posted By bluebee
Here's another vote, from an expert, for an OEM...

Here's another vote, from an expert, for an OEM MAF...
> E46 (1999 - 2006) (http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=98) > Rough Acceleration...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Today, 06:21 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 9,456
Posted By bluebee
This suggestion of tandem jobs, from an expert...

This suggestion of tandem jobs, from an expert who must have done many VANOS seals, should be heeded...
> E46 (1999 - 2006) (http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=98) > VANOS seal...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Today, 06:18 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,445
Posted By bluebee
This post, from an expert, explains that...

This post, from an expert, explains that temperature is the biggest culprit in the seal deterioration process...
> E46 (1999 - 2006) (http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=98) > ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Today, 06:15 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 7,644
Posted By bluebee
This post, from an expert, implies we have Bremi...

This post, from an expert, implies we have Bremi coils, I think, as OEM:
> E39 (1997 - 2003) (http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=103) > Vanos seal question....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Today, 06:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 475
Posted By bluebee
This informative post by an expert explains the...

This informative post by an expert explains the fundamental difference between the single and double VANOS in our engines, which we might want to consider when testing...
> E39 (1997 - 2003)...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Today, 06:09 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 38,003
Posted By bluebee
This observation by an expert of the only things...

This observation by an expert of the only things inside the VANOS that typically fail is useful to note...
E46 (1999 - 2006) (http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=98) > SES &...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Today, 06:02 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 11,526
Posted By bluebee
For the record, this is a good observation from...

For the record, this is a good observation from an expert...
> E39 (1997 - 2003) (http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=103) > Horrible mpg, solved!...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Today, 06:02 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 9,556
Posted By bluebee
Here's another vote for an OEM CPS from an...

Here's another vote for an OEM CPS from an expert...

> E46 (1999 - 2006) (http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=98) > Camshaft Position Sensor...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Today, 05:58 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 17,943
Posted By bluebee
Here is good news about objective test of VANOS...

Here is good news about objective test of VANOS performance, from an expert ...
> E46 (1999 - 2006) (http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=98) > Got my car dyno'd, result: weak!...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Today, 05:55 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,163
Posted By bluebee
Here is good troubleshooting information from an...

Here is good troubleshooting information from an expert...
> E39 (1997 - 2003) (http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=103) > Vano seals replaced, but........
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Today, 05:54 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 110,456
Posted By bluebee
Here is good information from an expert... >...

Here is good information from an expert...
> E39 (1997 - 2003) (http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=103) > Vano seals replaced, but........
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Today, 05:51 PM
Replies: 464
Views: 86,044
Posted By bluebee
Hi Gary, I just ran across this information...

Hi Gary,
I just ran across this information today about the E46 DISA "flap".
Does this also apply to the E39?
> E46 (1999 - 2006) (http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=98) > ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Today, 05:49 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 16,145
Posted By bluebee
I was just reading all of Rajaie's posts, when I...

I was just reading all of Rajaie's posts, when I saw this comment, which struck me as interesting because I hadn't known there was a difference in the DISA valve flaps ... > E46 (1999 - 2006)...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Today, 05:40 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,138
Posted By bluebee
Here's an interesting comment about the break-in...

Here's an interesting comment about the break-in period for VANOS seals, from one of the most authoritative authors on the subject...
> E39 (1997 - 2003)...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Today, 05:38 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,463
Posted By bluebee
BTW, anyone who wants to, can find everything...

BTW, anyone who wants to, can find everything posted by Rajaie, on this forum, up to about November 26th, 2010, just by going to any thread where he posted and right-clicking on his name to search...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Today, 05:29 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 113,443
Posted By bluebee
These are for the E39 but we share symptoms and...

These are for the E39 but we share symptoms and FSUs...
- How to troubleshoot a bad FSU final stage unit (1 (http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=716322)) and how to build a test jig...
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