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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-13-2012, 09:45 PM
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Posted By Pucho
Engine Noise? Did you only change your pulleys and not your idler arm?

This is just for the benefit of those that have an engine noise and can't seem to find the problem. I had a noise just like the one in this post...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-13-2012, 09:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,097
Posted By Pucho
I had the exact same "crickets" and just today...

I had the exact same "crickets" and just today found the culprit. I had replaced all the pulleys but NOT THE IDLERS. It turned out to be the actual mechanical idler, the thing with the spring...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-09-2012, 12:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,530
Posted By Pucho
Hi folks, second time posting but have been...

Hi folks, second time posting but have been reading and lurking this fantastic site for almost a year now.

I have the exact same noise under the same conditions as the OP but about half the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-01-2012, 06:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,239
Posted By Pucho
Hi folks, thanks for all the replies. I have...

Hi folks, thanks for all the replies. I have found a place here in Canada that will rebuild my own module for $250 which is pretty good around here. I have not done it yet so can't give any...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-30-2012, 08:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,239
Posted By Pucho
Can you please elaborate on this? On a scale of...

Can you please elaborate on this? On a scale of 1 to 10, how would you rate the repair difficulty? I've read countless threasd on this and they suggest it is extremely difficult to solder the...
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