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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 12-20-2012, 08:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 534
Posted By Jaap
Great resource. Thanks!

Great resource.
Thanks!
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 11-26-2012, 03:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,177
Posted By Jaap
It's called Highline (in the US).

It's called Highline (in the US).
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 06-30-2012, 09:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,707
Posted By Jaap
Are you talking about the Bentley Manual or the...

Are you talking about the Bentley Manual or the BMW TIS?
Do you know http://tis.spaghetticoder.org/?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-15-2012, 04:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 889
Posted By Jaap
Well there's only TIS...

Well there's only TIS (http://tis.spaghetticoder.org/) and the Bentley Manual (http://www.bentleypublishers.com/bmw/repair-information/bmw-7-series-e38-1995-2001-repair-manual.html) i guess.
Pick...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-05-2012, 05:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 590
Posted By Jaap
Make pictures of it and a side window and post...

Make pictures of it and a side window and post the here.

If you look closely at the rear windshield, you can see 2 layers of glass (if you have that option).
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 10-21-2011, 07:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,085
Posted By Jaap
Haha that looks uhm.. different ;)

Haha that looks uhm.. different ;)
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 10-14-2011, 09:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,085
Posted By Jaap
You have to post pics. Or send them to me and...

You have to post pics.
Or send them to me and i'll upload them.


I've never seen pink angel eyes before.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 10-01-2011, 05:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,722
Posted By Jaap
That's awesome I didn't even know the option...

That's awesome
I didn't even know the option existed.
BMW TIS - 17 00 005 Draining and topping up coolant (http://tis.spaghetticoder.org/s/view.pl?1/03/79/17)
Latent Heat Accumulator Puzzle...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-30-2011, 09:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,337
Posted By Jaap
Are you sure they aren't needed to absorb the...

Are you sure they aren't needed to absorb the forces on the big plate?
You could try to remove them and see how she runs.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-30-2011, 09:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,215
Posted By Jaap
Some say you lose some torque down below with...

Some say you lose some torque down below with this "upgrade", but win it back after 4000 rpm.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-30-2011, 09:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,749
Posted By Jaap
Rocker panels are in body color on 2001 some...

Rocker panels are in body color on 2001
some options were standard.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-20-2011, 03:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,317
Posted By Jaap
Und? Any updates?

Und? Any updates?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-15-2011, 04:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,317
Posted By Jaap
Dude please use some punctuation in your post. ...

Dude please use some punctuation in your post.
This is barely readable.

Does your alternator run free when you spin it by hand or does if feel like a bearing is grinding?
Connect a multimeter to...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 05-15-2011, 03:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 507
Posted By Jaap
A little more info would be helpful Do you want...

A little more info would be helpful
Do you want it as OEM as possible or just some cheapo chinese stuff to velcro to the headrests?
Do you have navi (which one?)?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 05-15-2011, 03:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,286
Posted By Jaap
Maybe search for an appropriately sized plastic...

Maybe search for an appropriately sized plastic food-container to glue to the back?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-19-2011, 08:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,836
Posted By Jaap
How much extra hp are you looking for? What is...

How much extra hp are you looking for?
What is your budget?

Did you look at the dinan options? (http://dinancars.com)
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-05-2011, 05:19 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,951
Posted By Jaap
Oh come on that is ridiculous. I would not...

Oh come on that is ridiculous.
I would not accept that.
Did you ask them to check he charging system?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-30-2011, 11:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,757
Posted By Jaap
If you can, try to buy new. These units fail...

If you can, try to buy new.

These units fail regularly on the out e38's.

Chances are, a used one will fail soon.

Since replacing them is a little bit of a PITA, i'd try to get a new unit.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-28-2011, 01:28 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,951
Posted By Jaap
Unlock your cluster, see Obtaining secrets from...

Unlock your cluster, see Obtaining secrets from the Check Control (E38) (http://www.bimmerboard.com/forums/posts/129948)
and you can see the voltage.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-28-2011, 10:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,115
Posted By Jaap
That is so 1995 Modern spark plugs should not...

That is so 1995
Modern spark plugs should not be gapped (according to Bosch and NGK)

Don't lube the plugs because it is impossible to torque them down properly.
The lube lowers the torque needed...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-28-2011, 10:08 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,951
Posted By Jaap
What's your voltage with the engine off and with...

What's your voltage with the engine off and with engine running?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-22-2011, 12:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,263
Posted By Jaap
I'm sorry, you are right. I just posted the...

I'm sorry, you are right.
I just posted the link to one of the documents that your pdf shows.
Is i now understand it you gather info from different documents and bundle it up in once nice pdf.
...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-18-2011, 11:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,263
Posted By Jaap
It's also in the normal TIS: BMW TIS - 32 00...

It's also in the normal TIS:
BMW TIS - 32 00 Wheel Alignment - Normal Position / Inspection Conditions E36 / E38 / E39 (http://tis.spaghetticoder.org/s/view.pl?1/02/85/78)
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-14-2011, 09:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,014
Posted By Jaap
Well you could read Edwin's post (thanks M. Wong)...

Well you could read Edwin's post (thanks M. Wong) and order the $70 MAF.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-13-2011, 11:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,530
Posted By Jaap
Same story here as CodyItaliano's. Bought...

Same story here as CodyItaliano's.

Bought some at dealextreme and the output maybe one tenth of the lumens/candelas compared to the normal halogens.

Don't buy them.

Perhaps xenon is an...
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