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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-07-2012, 12:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 457
Posted By JBono333
BMW specs. the delta at < 0.400 inches.

BMW specs. the delta at < 0.400 inches.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-07-2012, 03:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 457
Posted By JBono333
Ride Height and Alignment Issue

Hello All,

I've been having an issue with my 2002 530i (105k miles) pulling to the right. It has new Conti DWS's since summer. They were balanced 3 times and rotated once.

To drive straight,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-01-2011, 07:55 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 9,057
Posted By JBono333
Bluebee, You are the man when it comes to...

Bluebee,

You are the man when it comes to snarffing up these threads. Tanks for all the help you geiv the members

JBono333
Forum: General BMW 01-26-2011, 08:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,143
Posted By JBono333
M3 Wreck in Florida

I know this is an M3, but none the less, drive Responsibly


http://www.palmbeachpost.com/news/traffic/west-palm-beach-man-dies-in-violent-bmw-1205635.html

JBono333
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-17-2011, 03:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,133
Posted By JBono333
3) It took about two weeks for it to finally come...

3) It took about two weeks for it to finally come off. Finger nail polish remover and/or isopropyl alcohol. I didn't want to go too heavy on either of these because my hands were pretty well dried...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-13-2011, 02:38 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,277
Posted By JBono333
Hello, I went to the dealer, drove in the...

Hello,

I went to the dealer, drove in the service bay (it was mid-winter and a ton of snow on the ground)and asked to buy replacements. The parts guy, brought them out and installed them for me....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-03-2011, 02:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 834
Posted By JBono333
I would have to take that advice, especially...

I would have to take that advice, especially since you name ands in an "o" as does mine :thumbup:

I did however put a small crack in the left sill strip when I was removing it. I did see one...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-03-2011, 12:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 834
Posted By JBono333
No, but there was a bloody hand print on the...

No, but there was a bloody hand print on the Mafia Handle in the trunk!:tsk:

It seemed to clean up ok from the liner that was on top of the sheet metal floor. The foam under the seat is stained...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-03-2011, 10:11 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 834
Posted By JBono333
Crud Under Rear Seat (Coffee or Blood)

Hello All,

Upon removing the rear seat to check for water damage under the carpet due to rear door vapor/sound barrier leak, I found the following. I'm assuming it is from a coffee spill and not...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-01-2011, 06:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,711
Posted By JBono333
Congrats, I picked up a 2002 530i, Oxford...

Congrats,

I picked up a 2002 530i, Oxford Green in October of '09 and still lovin it.

JBono333
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-31-2010, 03:08 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,011
Posted By JBono333
Hey Golfer, The first time I noticed...

Hey Golfer,

The first time I noticed something, it was a musty smell. Upon investigating, I found it very wet under the rear floor mats. It seemed it was the whole floor and I couldn't tell...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-30-2010, 04:43 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,011
Posted By JBono333
Door seals repaired:rofl: Hosed down both sides...

Door seals repaired:rofl: Hosed down both sides and the only drips came through the holes for the interior panels (they weren't installed yet). Installed the panels and will take her to car wash...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-28-2010, 06:27 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,011
Posted By JBono333
So it took about an hour each to remove all of...

So it took about an hour each to remove all of the sealant from each door liner. I'm all set to reseal with the 3/8" windo-weld when I get to a heated garage.

JBono
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-27-2010, 03:42 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,011
Posted By JBono333
Hey, Just sitting here watching...

Hey,

Just sitting here watching Snow-mageddon on the evening news, thinking about how to get good adhesion. I thought, I have a wallpaper seam roller, I bet that would work. Great minds think...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-27-2010, 03:01 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,011
Posted By JBono333
Thanks, My dealer said they do not sell the...

Thanks,

My dealer said they do not sell the stuff, but they have it in stock for their use WTF. I guess I call back and get the size?

JBono333
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-27-2010, 02:24 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,011
Posted By JBono333
bluebee, Thank you for the links. I have...

bluebee,

Thank you for the links. I have seen most, but not all of them. As for a size consensus, there seems to be several sizes currently in use as follows:

3/16"
Size of a pencil
Size of...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-27-2010, 01:51 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,011
Posted By JBono333
What size 3M Wind-weld for Door Leak Repair?

Hello All,

SIZE: Lots of good information for the DIY Door Leak repair....except for the size of the 3M Windo-weld. Some threads mention 3/8" and others mention 1/4". 3M also makes a 5/16". Is...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-10-2010, 09:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,479
Posted By JBono333
Hello, When I bought my 2002 530i in...

Hello,

When I bought my 2002 530i in October, it had an NAPA legend which was not vented. There was lots of corrosion. See the link to my thread and associated pics.
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-08-2010, 09:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 507
Posted By JBono333
Sorry, I think I answered my own post.

Sorry, I think I answered my own post.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-08-2010, 09:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 507
Posted By JBono333
Question OEM Rear Sway Bar Link

Hello All,

Had my 2002 530i w/75500 miles in to the local dealer for the first (first for me) oil change and inspection. I took it the dealer since the car is new to me and I wanted a BMW dealer...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-02-2010, 05:38 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 60,372
Posted By JBono333
Replace the cup holder with a new factory...

Replace the cup holder with a new factory original (to maintain the value of your car) and never use it again. Then fork over the cash for a TEC cup holder that replaces the console "Cubby". The...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-27-2009, 04:56 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,454
Posted By JBono333
Sorry to here your car was stolen. What you...

Sorry to here your car was stolen.

What you are suffering from is called Teacheritis. It is a condition that affects many in your profession. You are not special because you choose to teach, and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-17-2009, 05:36 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,010
Posted By JBono333
You Da Man!

:bigpimp:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-06-2009, 11:15 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,744
Posted By JBono333
Bullies always cave when confronted. It's when...

Bullies always cave when confronted. It's when you give in they thrive. WAY TO GO!

Bono
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-06-2009, 11:05 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,284
Posted By JBono333
Oops, reread your post. Sorry. You should only...

Oops, reread your post. Sorry. You should only have one vent tube. On my aftermarket NAPA, there was a small white plug on the other end of the battery.

Bono
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