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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-01-2014, 01:23 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,214
Posted By countycop911
Been driving Cars for > 45 years with every sort...

Been driving Cars for > 45 years with every sort of Brakes. Also drag raced. oval etc. Turned < 10.00 in 1/4 back in 1971. Nevertheless I originally posted this thread in order to help normal...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-22-2014, 02:58 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,271
Posted By countycop911
Personally I have not had to replace the Rotors...

Personally I have not had to replace the Rotors after installing the Ceramics. On the 540 they have been on for ~ 8 years. That car is not driven that much as well. However, I have had an occasion...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-22-2014, 12:45 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,271
Posted By countycop911
So I had the exact same problem on both of my...

So I had the exact same problem on both of my BMW's. Have a 95 540i and a 2007 550i. The 95' has very "Webby" wheels if that is a word. Awful to clean, took longer to properly clean the wheels as...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-22-2014, 12:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 220
Posted By countycop911
Meant to add, no codes, lights, etc.

Meant to add, no codes, lights, etc.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-22-2014, 12:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 220
Posted By countycop911
2007 550i Loss of Power

So.... have a 2007 550i with very few miles (22k) and has always been garaged, seldom even been in the rain. I am very fortunate to be able to take care of it as I have. Have changed the oil 6...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-28-2013, 05:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,089
Posted By countycop911
Thanks Andy that does help. The Part on the Left...

Thanks Andy that does help. The Part on the Left is now in pieces and the two on the right are stuck like glue to the Radio.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-28-2013, 04:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,089
Posted By countycop911
1995 BMW 540i - Radio Removal

So my Radio has been out for some time so I bought a different OEM replacement. I have the Radio out of it's compartment but I will be damned if I can get the Plug out of the back. The Bentley...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-02-2012, 01:19 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 24,435
Posted By countycop911
I did not however I now have a headache.

I did not however I now have a headache.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-02-2012, 01:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,218
Posted By countycop911
RobertoBaggio, I do not disagree with your...

RobertoBaggio, I do not disagree with your position. I know my E34 well and the only possible way it could have occurred is at that shop or a miracle happened or we should plan a trip to Lourdes for...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-01-2012, 02:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,187
Posted By countycop911
RobertoBaggio, by the way I mistyped the part...

RobertoBaggio, by the way I mistyped the part number. It is actually a MANN CU3338
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-01-2012, 02:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,218
Posted By countycop911
Auxiliary Coolant Pump - 95' E34 - 540i

So over the weekend replaced my Blower Motor and Cabin Filter. As I was working on the Blower I noticed an Electrical connector that was disconnected by the Firewall on the Drivers-side corner. The...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-01-2012, 09:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,187
Posted By countycop911
RobertoBaggio, I purchase most of my parts from...

RobertoBaggio, I purchase most of my parts from BavAuto. From the attached images you can see mine for a 95' 540i it was the MANN CU338. Looks like yours is the same.

BavAuto:
www.bavauto.com/ ...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 10-01-2012, 08:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,187
Posted By countycop911
RobertBaggio, did not mean to mislead anyone on...

RobertBaggio, did not mean to mislead anyone on the timeframe. What I meant to say was I believe I could change the Cabin Filter in ~ 15 minutes. The Blower Motor took ~ 2 hours start to finish. ...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-30-2012, 11:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,187
Posted By countycop911
So.... replaced the Blower Motor on my 95' E34...

So.... replaced the Blower Motor on my 95' E34 540i over the weekend with fewer problems as I expected. One thing I noticed, and I wish I would have snapped a photo is my White Strap that secures...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-29-2012, 12:00 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 24,435
Posted By countycop911
AWDBoost, not sure if this is your first BMW...

AWDBoost, not sure if this is your first BMW however if so welcome. I bought my first 20 years ago and have not looked back since. Why look for anything better when you already have the best.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-26-2012, 09:21 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,437
Posted By countycop911
1995 BMW 540i - E34 Radio Problem

So.... a few months back the Radio on my E34 stopped working. Would not work on any band etc. When it first occurred periodically, it would come back on for a few seconds and then stop again. I do...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-24-2012, 10:46 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 24,435
Posted By countycop911
Wow, I am extremely fortunate with low miles...

Wow, I am extremely fortunate with low miles considering just purchased February this year. however it is encouraging to see all the high miles on these vehicles with few major problems.

Mine is:...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-23-2012, 11:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,214
Posted By countycop911
I did find it odd that there was that much rotor...

I did find it odd that there was that much rotor wear on the originals with 58k worth of use. He is not a "Hard" driver by any means. Nevertheless we had plans on replacing all this weekend however...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-23-2012, 10:45 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,214
Posted By countycop911
bjsBuds, I was very fortunate to locate a 2007...

bjsBuds, I was very fortunate to locate a 2007 E60 with such few miles. Actually found it on CarShopper.com and as luck would have it it was 20 mile from my house. Bought it the next day.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-21-2012, 03:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,214
Posted By countycop911
Interesting, if you can believe it or not, they...

Interesting, if you can believe it or not, they advertise "Extends Rotor Life"!!. Who knows. I have had them on my E34 for ~ 6 years and installed new tires a few months back and made note to look...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-21-2012, 11:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,349
Posted By countycop911
MeanM50, I do not have the OEM alarm system on...

MeanM50, I do not have the OEM alarm system on this vehicle. I do have the "Lock Out" feature in which if armed, one would have to enter a code to enable the vehicle. Also I have not disconnect...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-20-2012, 09:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,214
Posted By countycop911
2007 550i Brake Pad Replacement - Observations

So I purchased a 2007 E60 550i this February with very few miles, < 6,000. The Car did not have a mark on it and of course still smelled brand new. That being said I want to keep it that way and at...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-19-2012, 10:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,349
Posted By countycop911
PaperPlane, I have done all my own work since...

PaperPlane, I have done all my own work since day-one and absolutely zero "Tampering". I am not saying that someting has not changed, obviously someting has or malfunctioned, however for the lat...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-19-2012, 01:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,349
Posted By countycop911
PaperPlane, Negative, Stock-as-a-Rock!!

PaperPlane, Negative, Stock-as-a-Rock!!
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-19-2012, 01:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,187
Posted By countycop911
OK thanks for the quick repsonse. Thought I...

OK thanks for the quick repsonse. Thought I would take a shot at it and have never replaced it. Probably a good idea to do it at the same time since my knuckles will be sore anyway.
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