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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-07-2014, 12:17 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,178
Posted By chafik11
steering rack

try doctor rack, he is good you can call him for advise, I just replaced mine 2 weeks ago and it was a smooth transaction, good service and pleasant and honest person to talk too. as far as the price...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-21-2012, 08:38 PM
Replies: 392
Views: 45,045
Posted By chafik11
clunk noise mystery solved

I have my car now 8 years I still love it and I still get lot of complements from lot of people, I still didn't get a taste of the new E60. but the car comes with lot of problems some of them can be...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-25-2012, 09:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 689
Posted By chafik11
total of repaire including parts was about $1200,...

total of repaire including parts was about $1200, but i paid only $1000
labor was only $320
parts: belsteins HD front struts ($320), struts mounts100) and pads($20), sway bar links($90, tie rods...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-24-2012, 11:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,259
Posted By chafik11
i have been suffering with a bad MPG for a while...

i have been suffering with a bad MPG for a while now, i tried everything that i could think of, i even smoked the car today, no vaccume leak, disa is good, o2's, maf sensor , gas filter just done....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-24-2012, 11:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 689
Posted By chafik11
i was just there today i did my front suspension,...

i was just there today i did my front suspension, and all went well, honest good and friendly people. i'm going back next week to do my brakes.
they know all about geman cars.:thumbup:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-23-2012, 10:48 PM
Replies: 392
Views: 45,045
Posted By chafik11
i have the same problem i have it now for many...

i have the same problem i have it now for many years, i did lot of search and no one to seem have an answer to this problem. mine accures only in winter when it's below 50 degres.
for the 3rd...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-13-2012, 11:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 989
Posted By chafik11
just clean your throttle body and your icv and...

just clean your throttle body and your icv and you will be ok. the same thing happened to me.
Forum: General BMW 09-05-2012, 09:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,160
Posted By chafik11
i just changed the maf sensor, and the car runs...

i just changed the maf sensor, and the car runs fine now, but today i got a ticket , i forgot to renew my inspection. so i went to my mechanic and told me i have 2 codes p1188, and P1189(o2's) i know...
Forum: General BMW 09-03-2012, 07:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,160
Posted By chafik11
Eml + asc on 99 528i

i have the same issue on my 1999, 528i manual. it started when i came back from 1 month vaccation. the car was covered, i disconeted the battery cable so it wont be drained by the alarm. so it...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-17-2012, 08:15 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,069
Posted By chafik11
i have this problem now for few years after the i...

i have this problem now for few years after the i changed the broken adjusters with new aluminum ones, but still the auto levling is not working. they do adjust manuly, i also changed the sensor in...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-10-2012, 09:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,232
Posted By chafik11
here is mine

here is mine
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-08-2011, 10:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 637
Posted By chafik11
i just sold a set today for $750 localy. the...

i just sold a set today for $750 localy. the wheels had some miner curb damage, with excellent tires conti-sport. last year i also sold a set mint for $1700. the M// for E39 it's hard to find. the...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 10-25-2011, 08:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 624
Posted By chafik11
i have a set of m parallel wheels with tires....

i have a set of m parallel wheels with tires. i'm in queens ny. let me know if you are still interested.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-31-2011, 11:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,190
Posted By chafik11
check your vaccum leak. my mpg dropped from 23 to...

check your vaccum leak. my mpg dropped from 23 to 18 and got worse and it dropped more to 14. for a long time i was sufering from a low MPG, i did everything possible to fix the problem. i knew i...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-10-2011, 11:12 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 9,149
Posted By chafik11
the 2 pictures show the clock spring from your...

the 2 pictures show the clock spring from your steering wheel and airbag. i did not send you the clock spring wich contain the ribbon. that's yourse. please correct what you have said. thanks
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-10-2011, 11:08 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 9,149
Posted By chafik11
wow ! wow! i did not sent any ribbon, i sent you...

wow ! wow! i did not sent any ribbon, i sent you and air bag and steering wheel only, in perfect condition. you replyed to me upon recieving it as perfect condition and you you thanked me for it. who...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-08-2011, 08:50 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,032
Posted By chafik11
vanos sealed has been replaced, my only option...

vanos sealed has been replaced, my only option now is to check for vacuum leaks. no codes, in the highway i get close to 34mpg, but in the city(new york city) heavy traffic all the time, it drops...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-07-2011, 10:21 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,032
Posted By chafik11
for years now i went from 23mpg in the city to...

for years now i went from 23mpg in the city to like 14mpg, tried eveything, o2's, clean air filter, new spark plugs, new clutch new vanos seals ... my car is manual 528i. and none of that helps. also...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-31-2011, 07:29 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 9,149
Posted By chafik11
i recieved a new airbag. still the same problem,...

i recieved a new airbag. still the same problem, the airbag did not fit properly. it has to be the steering wheel . so now i have to buy another steering wheel. i wont rest untill i fix this, by then...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-25-2011, 11:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,835
Posted By chafik11
from stage 1 to stage 2airbag

i was told i'm the only one who did this in the whole usa, and 2 in england. it is not easy, it's lot of work and money. i did it and i'm still in the process of finishing it. i still have a problem....
Forum: 5 Series DIY 05-25-2011, 10:49 PM
Replies: 348
Views: 291,329
Posted By chafik11
i just did mine today, i went to auto glass shop...

i just did mine today, i went to auto glass shop and he was about to start removing the whole glass.
actualy lot of auto glass shops refused to do it judt because they worried of damaging the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-15-2011, 09:11 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 9,149
Posted By chafik11
pm'd

pm'd
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-15-2011, 09:11 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 9,149
Posted By chafik11
i'm still waiting for the new airbag, i can't...

i'm still waiting for the new airbag, i can't wait. i just changed my clutch, car drive lot better, next project is OEM m5 mirrors,oem AC schnitzer, door handels lights( puting new ones) and lot...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-15-2011, 09:48 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 9,149
Posted By chafik11
it's up for sale.

it's up for sale.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-12-2011, 11:07 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 9,149
Posted By chafik11
sport steering wheel

i ordered another airbag, may the one i have is deffected or something, i should recieve it tomorrow. i will make it work. i'll keep you updated.
just to let you know i went from sport steering...
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