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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-21-2015, 08:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 363
Posted By occhis
This should answer your questions. ...

This should answer your questions.
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=564549
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-21-2015, 07:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 22,815
Posted By occhis
Carsoft will also do that.

Carsoft will also do that.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-20-2015, 08:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 22,815
Posted By occhis
Excellent!

Excellent!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-19-2015, 03:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 298
Posted By occhis
You might also try looking here. ...

You might also try looking here.
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?p=4509072#post4509072
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-10-2015, 08:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 254
Posted By occhis
I'll give you the short version of my story. In...

I'll give you the short version of my story. In 2003 I bought a 1998 528 off ebay from a BMW dealer in Toledo solely from the pics on the auction. At the time it had 54,000 miles, just out of...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-22-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 140
Posted By occhis
There is a reset procedure. Happened to me not...

There is a reset procedure. Happened to me not long ago. Don't remember the exact sequence, but search and you will find it.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-19-2015, 07:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 180
Posted By occhis
That sounds way too low. Make sure you're not...

That sounds way too low. Make sure you're not getting cheap Chinese junk.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-11-2015, 07:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 731
Posted By occhis
What are the major issues with the 2006-2007s? ...

What are the major issues with the 2006-2007s?
Also what does LCI stand for?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-11-2015, 07:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 248
Posted By occhis
Looks like your brake wear sensor is disconnected.

Looks like your brake wear sensor is disconnected.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-11-2015, 07:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 271
Posted By occhis
I've been shopping for a 328xi. What is the...

I've been shopping for a 328xi. What is the average lifespan of water pumps in this motor?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-11-2015, 06:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 272
Posted By occhis
They probably thought you meant entire vanos...

They probably thought you meant entire vanos unit, not just the solenoid.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-11-2015, 06:29 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,271
Posted By occhis
What does the front look like?

What does the front look like?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-25-2015, 07:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 409
Posted By occhis
Nice pair of Ms

Nice pair of Ms
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-25-2015, 07:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 409
Posted By occhis
Nice pair

Nice pair
Forum: Cars - Private Party 02-19-2015, 06:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,152
Posted By occhis
How is it possible to have zero posts?

How is it possible to have zero posts?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-17-2015, 06:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 246
Posted By occhis
Interesting. I replaced the front cover, but did...

Interesting. I replaced the front cover, but did not realize that the rear was also a cover. Thought it was an actual seal and could not be replaced without removing the rear window. My rear one...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-17-2015, 06:24 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 622
Posted By occhis
I've been driving in the snow for 50 years so...

I've been driving in the snow for 50 years so have done so on many rear wheel drive cars not with the benefit of traction control systems. I love my E39, but it is by far the worst I've ever driven...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-15-2015, 02:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 388
Posted By occhis
Agreed

Agreed
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-15-2015, 02:53 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 755
Posted By occhis
If the battery will not hold charge and you have...

If the battery will not hold charge and you have any kind of warranty on it, take it back and get a new one. Costco gives 100% replacement up to 36 months on ones they sell.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-15-2015, 06:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 322
Posted By occhis
When you find the source of the problem, please...

When you find the source of the problem, please post the info here for future reference for the rest of us.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-15-2015, 06:13 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,194
Posted By occhis
Wow. So this car has been sitting in the garage...

Wow. So this car has been sitting in the garage for over 2 years? Good luck on the swap. Post your progress.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-08-2015, 07:40 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,227
Posted By occhis
See post #34 here:...

See post #34 here: http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=810282
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-08-2015, 06:59 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,377
Posted By occhis
I 56% N 38% T 50% P 11% Mobil 1 euro 0w40...

I 56%
N 38%
T 50%
P 11%
Mobil 1 euro 0w40
Gasoline: Not brand loyal. 89 octane
Coolant: BMW blue
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-31-2015, 05:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,575
Posted By occhis
Just from reading on this forum, the 530 (M54...

Just from reading on this forum, the 530 (M54 engine) does have a tendency to use oil. Do a search.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-31-2015, 05:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 283
Posted By occhis
The sun visor trick is the de facto test for bad...

The sun visor trick is the de facto test for bad ignition switch. Documented many times on this and other forums. Usually there are other symptoms that occur when the switch is going bad. Airbag...
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