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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-09-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 325
Posted By Splitdog
If you're going to do it, do it right. Unhook the...

If you're going to do it, do it right. Unhook the trans cooler return line (at the trans) and place in a bucket. Have someone else pumping the new fluid in the trans (in the normal fill plug), then...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-31-2014, 11:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,353
Posted By Splitdog
I would say the car. That is how they designed it.

I would say the car. That is how they designed it.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-27-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 169
Posted By Splitdog
I'd go stock myself. Why spend extra?

I'd go stock myself. Why spend extra?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-27-2014, 11:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 169
Posted By Splitdog
Akebono pads. No dust, and stop great.

Akebono pads. No dust, and stop great.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-26-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,353
Posted By Splitdog
It should run out the port when cold. Then 1 pump...

It should run out the port when cold. Then 1 pump and put the screw in quickly. ;)
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-22-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 233
Posted By Splitdog
And you don't need to remove the rear seat tops,...

And you don't need to remove the rear seat tops, just pull them out of the way. The seat belts are hard to deal with. ;)
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-22-2014, 01:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 233
Posted By Splitdog
You have to pull out the rear seat bottoms, pull...

You have to pull out the rear seat bottoms, pull out the rear seat tops, pull the C-pillar covers by removing the lights, then there are 3 small bolts holding them in. Remove the speaker grilles,...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-15-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 300
Posted By Splitdog
I have that rubber. I have to buy it by the 100'...

I have that rubber. I have to buy it by the 100' roll. It just presses in and is a perfect fit. After you see how it is, you'll want to go all the way to the front, instead of just 2' around the rear...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-13-2014, 01:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 372
Posted By Splitdog
Yeah, no.

Yeah, no.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-13-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 132
Posted By Splitdog
I had tranny issues. Mine had 160,000 on her and...

I had tranny issues. Mine had 160,000 on her and it would drop and stay in a lower gear. The trans was overheating. We opened her up to check the temp sensor and ended up just rebuilding her....
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-01-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 802
Posted By Splitdog
Lemforder. If you're going to keep her.

Lemforder. If you're going to keep her.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-27-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 364
Posted By Splitdog
Yes to the above^^^. If you 'milk' your battery,...

Yes to the above^^^. If you 'milk' your battery, you run the risk of unnecessarily taxing what's left of your alternator. Ask me how I know.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-27-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 562
Posted By Splitdog
Jess and mine are the Umnitza Orion V2's. I've...

Jess and mine are the Umnitza Orion V2's. I've had mine 3-4 years and am happy as well. Heartily recommend. The 6000k's are the same color/intensity as our stock xenon bulbs. Looks factory. ...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-23-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 418
Posted By Splitdog
I heartily recommend Akebono ceramic pads. Brake...

I heartily recommend Akebono ceramic pads. Brake dust is a thing of the past...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-20-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 223
Posted By Splitdog
That's what i did 3 years ago. Navtool device,...

That's what i did 3 years ago. Navtool device, and one of those license plate cameras from ebay. I left my stock license plate lights and cut a hole in the middle between the 2 stock lights and...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-12-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 703
Posted By Splitdog
http://i160.photobucket.com/albums/t192/Splitdog51...

http://i160.photobucket.com/albums/t192/Splitdog51/DSCN3739-2.jpg
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-07-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 503
Posted By Splitdog
Could it be injectors or ignition? Check it out.

Could it be injectors or ignition? Check it out.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-27-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 300
Posted By Splitdog
Super cool Fabian. Did they paint just the hood,...

Super cool Fabian. Did they paint just the hood, top, and rear?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-25-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 864
Posted By Splitdog
2001 with 161,000.:)

2001 with 161,000.:)
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-13-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 283
Posted By Splitdog
Hood switch. Mine had exactly the same symptoms....

Hood switch. Mine had exactly the same symptoms. It's a cheap fix.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-04-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 232
Views: 8,005
Posted By Splitdog
You lowered the car back down on the ground and...

You lowered the car back down on the ground and THEN tightened the lower control arms? If not, this needs to be done.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-01-2014, 11:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 217
Posted By Splitdog
Happy New Year! May e38's reign forever!!!

Happy New Year! May e38's reign forever!!!
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 12-26-2013, 11:45 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 508
Posted By Splitdog
Amen! :)

Amen! :)
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 12-24-2013, 11:30 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 508
Posted By Splitdog
Merry Christmas!!! :)

Merry Christmas!!! :)
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 12-20-2013, 12:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,950
Posted By Splitdog
S-EDC is the strut. Very expensive stock...

S-EDC is the strut. Very expensive stock replacement. Just disconnect the wire going to it at the shock--no worries, no codes. Then run coilovers, or H&R stage II's with Bilstein sports struts. I...
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