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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-30-2013, 08:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 387
Posted By mcsimon
Unhappy very frustrated help if possible

hi my name is matt. i am looking for some of the BIG DOGS for lack of better words to come out and help me on this one. 1998 528i 12/97 build date

we just recently purchased the car and have...
Forum: Parting Out 03-25-2013, 07:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 987
Posted By mcsimon
Lcm

lcm is what i meant but thanks for your time just picked one up. [light control module]
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-25-2013, 06:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 465
Posted By mcsimon
my memory sucks

so i forgot that i had the motor replaced and in doing that the module was replaced and in doing that i forgot that the motor was out of a newer vehicle hence why i could not get numbers to match up...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-25-2013, 04:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 465
Posted By mcsimon
I have found plenty of lcm3 but I called a shop...

I have found plenty of lcm3 but I called a shop and they said that the part numbers and the kw and the sw numbers need to match I have found them with matching part numbers but no matching hw or sw...
Forum: Parting Out 03-25-2013, 04:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 987
Posted By mcsimon
Hey names Matt, I'm interested in the lcm if...

Hey names Matt, I'm interested in the lcm if numbers match can you post or pm me numbers and price or if you can just send pic of the partsnumber tag thanks
matt
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-25-2013, 01:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 465
Posted By mcsimon
lcm-lll light check/control module ?'s

hello everyone i am in the process of trying to get a new lcm for my car it is a 1998 bmw 528i build 12/97 i have some question first will an lcm 2 work where the lcm 3 is applicable and does anyone...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-24-2013, 01:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 228
Posted By mcsimon
oh the possibilities its going to be kinda hard...

oh the possibilities its going to be kinda hard to give a good idea on this one. i would recomend just getting in there and checking things out peice by peice take your time and make sure you get...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-24-2013, 12:46 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,211
Posted By mcsimon
Hope your pockets are deep or you are an...

Hope your pockets are deep or you are an experianced DIY kind of Guy first thing I would start thinking about depending on mileage is cooling system overhaul.
Secondly also depending on mileage is...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-13-2013, 01:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 602
Posted By mcsimon
I would have to +1 this and add for your...

I would have to +1 this and add for your knowledge that the pump for the tyranny fluid is in the back of the pan and when braking hard all of the fluid rushes to the front and away from the pump thus...
Forum: Parting Out 03-11-2013, 11:34 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 7,053
Posted By mcsimon
Ok sorry to hear about the crash man sleeping and...

Ok sorry to hear about the crash man sleeping and driving don't go good together but at least ur e39 kept u safe.
I am looking for passenger side mirror just the glass, all climate control buttons...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-10-2013, 12:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 560
Posted By mcsimon
Like I said u need to check everything that has...

Like I said u need to check everything that has coolant running thru it you may have temporarily fixed the problem but coolant just does not dissapear u have a leak somewhere or your burning it. ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-09-2013, 10:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 305
Posted By mcsimon
+1

+1
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-08-2013, 03:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 872
Posted By mcsimon
Don't get me wrong I love the wood in my e39 but...

Don't get me wrong I love the wood in my e39 but y trade all u have to look foreward to is more cracks just my opinion
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-08-2013, 03:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 305
Posted By mcsimon
Year, model, millage? And in case u don't know...

Year, model, millage? And in case u don't know the vehicle has a safety shut Don on the cylinders if it detects 2 misfires within 500 rpm of each other it will automatically kill the cylinder until...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-08-2013, 07:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 492
Posted By mcsimon
Never been much for exhaust that pretrude past...

Never been much for exhaust that pretrude past the bumper but if that's what your into. Doenst matter what we think as long as u r happy with it
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-07-2013, 06:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 560
Posted By mcsimon
No this is not normal operation but IS very...

No this is not normal operation but IS very typical/common .
1st if u haven't done a cooling system overhaul and the vehicle is anywhere over 50,000 k start setting aside money for an overhaul. the...
Forum: Parting Out 03-03-2013, 04:33 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,800
Posted By mcsimon
How about the climate control buttons as a group....

How about the climate control buttons as a group. Price sir?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-03-2013, 04:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,307
Posted By mcsimon
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-27-2013, 04:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 441
Posted By mcsimon
Wheel speed sensors especially the cables get...

Wheel speed sensors especially the cables get brittle and crack overtime start by replacing them if problem persist next guess would b ABS control mod. There is an aluminum wire connection that gets...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-26-2013, 09:23 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,473
Posted By mcsimon
Passenger mirror just glass?

Passenger mirror just glass?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-25-2013, 05:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 460
Posted By mcsimon
Could b tstat as well, cheap aftermarket, or just...

Could b tstat as well, cheap aftermarket, or just not the correct one. Opening at lets say 104c instead of 94c
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-19-2013, 05:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,389
Posted By mcsimon
Your outside temp readjusting

Your outside temp readjusting
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-16-2013, 12:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,978
Posted By mcsimon
First don't drive the car when overheating the 6...

First don't drive the car when overheating the 6 is between 90-100 degrees c operating temp and your needle on the cluster will not begin to move until 117 so if it was in the red when u drove it. It...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-15-2013, 08:23 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,435
Posted By mcsimon
Did u change gas octane rating. Or do u run 91+...

Did u change gas octane rating. Or do u run 91+ in her
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-13-2013, 05:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 733
Posted By mcsimon
245-35-19 on my 528 no mods required no rubbing...

245-35-19 on my 528 no mods required no rubbing suspension is still tight exceptt when the tread gets low and it rains but that is to b expected
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