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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-14-2012, 03:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 852
Posted By Swat17
It may sound weird but try melting some wax onto...

It may sound weird but try melting some wax onto the Serpentine Belt, or spraying some WD-40 and see if the sound goes away. if it does then it's probably your belt tensioner.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-04-2011, 11:17 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,182
Posted By Swat17
Does anybody know where or from who I can rent a...

Does anybody know where or from who I can rent a double vanos timing set?
Forum: Tools and Miscellaneous 06-04-2011, 10:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 8,065
Posted By Swat17
Can I please rent your double vanos timing kit? ...

Can I please rent your double vanos timing kit?
I need to replace my head gasket.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-03-2011, 11:23 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,182
Posted By Swat17
Thank you so much for helping me out Guys...

Thank you so much for helping me out Guys :thumbup:
Here are my compression test results:

DRY --->WET
Cylinder 1: 100 --->123
Cylinder 2: 100 --->135
Cylinder 3: 95 --->130...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-03-2011, 08:43 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,182
Posted By Swat17
The car overheated then I did a coolant system...

The car overheated then I did a coolant system overhaul.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-02-2011, 11:13 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,182
Posted By Swat17
I've had cylinders 1 2 and 3 misfire with fuel...

I've had cylinders 1 2 and 3 misfire with fuel cutoff codes before. I replaced my computer which fixed my non working cylinders.

(mechanic has done a smoke test prior) To check for vacuum leaks. ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-02-2011, 08:03 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,182
Posted By Swat17
I have done a coolant overhaul a while back... My...

I have done a coolant overhaul a while back... My coolant system seems good.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-02-2011, 07:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,182
Posted By Swat17
Ok I just changed the heater hose to heater core...

Ok I just changed the heater hose to heater core inlet and it's still spraying coolant. Im 99% sure it's not my hoses because I looked closely and the spray is coming from the head in the back. Is...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-19-2011, 11:03 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,182
Posted By Swat17
I will check the DISA valve, also it is so hard...

I will check the DISA valve, also it is so hard too see where it's spraying from because it's in the back but When I inspected the water hoses In The back they seem as though coolant sprayed on them....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-18-2011, 08:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,182
Posted By Swat17
:) Please help! Coolant spraying and noise

Man This car has had so many engine problems, one after another. Could somebody please help me diagnose this sound---> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SQozuytr8zY&feature=youtube_gdata_player

It...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-22-2011, 03:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 12,761
Posted By Swat17
Its been a while and i still cant fix the car. I...

Its been a while and i still cant fix the car. I have been waiting for a while and got my ECU replaced. It got rid of all my misfires on cylinder 1 2 and 3. But, my PreCat O2 Bank1Sensor1 code...
Forum: Mobile Electronics and Lighting 02-11-2011, 01:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,049
Posted By Swat17
Will this work for 2001 e39 530i? If it will I'll...

Will this work for 2001 e39 530i? If it will I'll buy it
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-11-2010, 04:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 12,761
Posted By Swat17
Ok i changed my ccv and all hoses. I don't think...

Ok i changed my ccv and all hoses. I don't think I have a vacuum leek anymore. One thing I noticed is that if Either one of my cps sensors are disconnected (intake or exhaust) the car seems to be...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-03-2010, 04:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 12,761
Posted By Swat17
i have checked my ccv hoses and found the hose...

i have checked my ccv hoses and found the hose with the red arrow extremely pinched. it was not cracked. i replaced that hose and the one that goes from the valve cover too just incase. now when the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-23-2010, 10:39 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 12,761
Posted By Swat17
I was hearing a clicking noise in that area so I...

I was hearing a clicking noise in that area so I did some research about it. It turned out to be related to the icv, also others have had the same problem. So I checked it out and it had alot of...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-21-2010, 04:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 12,761
Posted By Swat17
Bump

Bump
Forum: New Member Introductions 11-21-2010, 04:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 361
Posted By Swat17
Thanks mark I'll Look into it :)

Thanks mark I'll Look into it :)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-17-2010, 06:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 12,761
Posted By Swat17
Exclamation BMW 530i 2001- cylinder 1 2 3 misfiring. Please help!

When I bought the car it had a very rough idle and it woud stall.
So I did some research on the forum and found it to be the ICV. So I replaced it and my stalls went away.but my car still idles...
Forum: New Member Introductions 11-17-2010, 06:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 361
Posted By Swat17
New guy :)

I'm glad I became a member. I have some problems
With my BMW wich I can't figure out.
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