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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-10-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 77
Posted By mjalloul11
Look in the ecu box under the hood for the relay,...

Look in the ecu box under the hood for the relay, but make sure first the horns are working.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-10-2014, 10:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 152
Posted By mjalloul11
The grove on the control arm is the wheel rubbing...

The grove on the control arm is the wheel rubbing againset it when the wheel is turned, bigger wheels or bad control arm will do that.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-06-2014, 03:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 171
Posted By mjalloul11
simpler yet, drill a small hole in the gas...

simpler yet, drill a small hole in the gas chamber- it is empty after all- just under the rod would rest when it is open and insert a nail throw the hole to lock the rod in open position. Hood is up...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-05-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 192
Posted By mjalloul11
All depends on quality, i bought a chines no name...

All depends on quality, i bought a chines no name for 40$ and thought it will run a couple of month till i found an OEM brand, well 3 years passed and it is stil going strong. OEM brands go for 240$...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-05-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 192
Posted By mjalloul11
It could be a matter of fuel pump on its way, it...

It could be a matter of fuel pump on its way, it jammes a bit causing low fuel pressure hens the shaking and no power, back of the throttel and it is smoth again. If never changed, and you plan on...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-05-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 458
Posted By mjalloul11
The hose doesnot throw air, it suck air when the...

The hose doesnot throw air, it suck air when the engine is on. And it is conected to the intake port with a Tconnection
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-05-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 458
Posted By mjalloul11
If you unplug the hose with the engine running, a...

If you unplug the hose with the engine running, a vacum is present at the end where the hose is connected to the valve. If no vavum is present you have a problm and your fuel pressure reguolator will...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-05-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 98
Posted By mjalloul11
Horibal city MPG around 17, but you got it, at...

Horibal city MPG around 17, but you got it, at 55-75 mph you get the best mpg.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-05-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 458
Posted By mjalloul11
Folow the hose and see if it is cut or has become...

Folow the hose and see if it is cut or has become detached from its conection.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-03-2014, 03:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 311
Posted By mjalloul11
black smoke and lousy idle could be a vacum leak...

black smoke and lousy idle could be a vacum leak but as above, code reader is the only way to go or it could be a mony pit.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-03-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 258
Posted By mjalloul11
Two different valve covers, single and double and...

Two different valve covers, single and double and that is it.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-03-2014, 12:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 238
Posted By mjalloul11
1996 528i 17mpg around town

1996 528i 17mpg around town
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-02-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 124
Posted By mjalloul11
Apart from the clutch, you need the driveshaft,...

Apart from the clutch, you need the driveshaft, peddals and shift knob. And the chery on top, a ECU program to run the car as manual.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-01-2014, 02:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 255
Posted By mjalloul11
The icv does make a buzzing sound when the...

The icv does make a buzzing sound when the ignition is on and leaft on for a while. The sound goes away when enigine is on. I had a clicking noise when the engine is on and could be heard from the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-01-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 286
Posted By mjalloul11
When the oil retern hose gets cloged oil may...

When the oil retern hose gets cloged oil may accumelat in the in the intake system. Does it smoke?

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-23-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 309
Posted By mjalloul11
The e box all sufer that spin thing, all you need...

The e box all sufer that spin thing, all you need to do is pop it up with some force and both the screw and nut will come of in one unit, take then apart and reglue inplace. No need to replace the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-18-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 123
Posted By mjalloul11
Maybe a problem with the LCM. It controls all the...

Maybe a problem with the LCM. It controls all the lights in the car.

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-17-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 182
Posted By mjalloul11
For a 1996 model you ate stuck with 2 options on...

For a 1996 model you ate stuck with 2 options on steering wheels, the normal 4spoke one ore the 3 spoke sport unit. That is if you want the easy way. The hard way is to fit a new steering colum,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-17-2014, 10:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 140
Posted By mjalloul11
Think 740 would work also Sent from my...

Think 740 would work also

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-14-2014, 03:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 244
Posted By mjalloul11
Maybe the motor was instaled with the regulator...

Maybe the motor was instaled with the regulator in open position and the cable connector gets stuck on the rollers?

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-14-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 242
Posted By mjalloul11
I have never saw such a thing. Even with a...

I have never saw such a thing. Even with a souped up motor the oil pan bolt pattern is left alone.

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-23-2014, 11:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 334
Posted By mjalloul11
Maybe a cloged fuel filter? Hard braking pulled...

Maybe a cloged fuel filter? Hard braking pulled dirt to the pump and caused this!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-20-2014, 11:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 255
Posted By mjalloul11
DO NOT ASK ABOUT THE NAME OF OIL !!! 10w30 and...

DO NOT ASK ABOUT THE NAME OF OIL !!! 10w30 and original filter that is it.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-20-2014, 11:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 290
Posted By mjalloul11
The noise you hear is most likely coming from...

The noise you hear is most likely coming from either the wire harnes or clock spring when you turn the wheel, which sounds like paper rubbing together, and why your horn will stop working. The other...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-19-2014, 11:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 265
Posted By mjalloul11
Well shops tens to total old cars based on $$$...

Well shops tens to total old cars based on $$$ spent on the repair and how much the car is worth. But it can be repaired . As for the cost you have to look around for the best price.
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