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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-04-2014, 11:47 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,307
Posted By jayee_2003
I bought an H8 battery from Autozone and it fit...

I bought an H8 battery from Autozone and it fit perfectly. No adjustment to the brackets, no need to add extra lines for two vent holes and it looks like it was made for the car like the OEM one. ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-22-2013, 01:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 294
Posted By jayee_2003
Thanks fdriller9 for chiming in. No one with...

Thanks fdriller9 for chiming in.

No one with any details?

So basically un glue it, change the LED, glue it back and alls done. Any amber T-1 3/4 LED is gonna work? Sounds like allot things...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-22-2013, 01:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 506
Posted By jayee_2003
If you want a door part that will fit then find...

If you want a door part that will fit then find your self the 51478209761 door trim. That will let you close the door and add a few small vents.

But looking at the amp type you are using, getting...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-14-2013, 12:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 294
Posted By jayee_2003
Parking Bulb Out

This is for the other Bimmer - not whats on my sig (2008 E92 with Adaptive Xenons).
I haven't found any threads on this parking light bulb. I read all the ones about the other bulbs but no one...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-15-2013, 11:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 723
Posted By jayee_2003
I installed the Audison Bit Ten. It took some...

I installed the Audison Bit Ten. It took some time to install the amps and tune things. I am just going to summarize how this unit worked out in a general sense. I actually did much more in this...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-23-2013, 12:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 723
Posted By jayee_2003
Thanks for all the info. I agree mostly. It all...

Thanks for all the info. I agree mostly. It all about the point where I want to make my compromises. There are allot of AM decks that are simply amazing. Great job to those who have DIY.

I guess...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-22-2013, 08:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 723
Posted By jayee_2003
Edjack - I see allot of your post and seem to...

Edjack - I see allot of your post and seem to always agree with you. A new high end head unit will have some DSP in it. I just have not got that feeling looking at the pics in the forum of new deck...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-21-2013, 01:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 723
Posted By jayee_2003
Turn Hi-Fi to DSP?

Well not by pulling out the old and installing a DSP set-up from another E 39. I thought removing the OEM amp and putting in Signal Processor, crossovers and amplifiers. Is the signal from the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-25-2012, 02:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,224
Posted By jayee_2003
Well the patch lasted this whole time. Thought...

Well the patch lasted this whole time. Thought it would be 10k by now but only did 8k. There was a new micro leak between the core and tank the other day and since there is time during the Xmas...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-03-2012, 07:22 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,224
Posted By jayee_2003
Sorry all. The pic is not that great in quality...

Sorry all. The pic is not that great in quality (dam phone). Its not a hole or crack but more like a micro pin hole. I didn't lose much water at all since it only sprayed a fine mist and only when...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-03-2012, 01:18 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,224
Posted By jayee_2003
Darn Plastic Raidator

Found a leak

335342

How long will this last?

335343
Just need to wait another 10k mi b4 I do the cooling overhaul.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-26-2012, 01:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 943
Posted By jayee_2003
I changed my angels to some aftermarkets and...

I changed my angels to some aftermarkets and leave my lights in auto mode. I don't see the flashing no more. Glad my e39 had this option.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-30-2011, 08:28 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,575
Posted By jayee_2003
+1 on how easy it was to replace. Had the...

+1 on how easy it was to replace.
Had the machine gun or loud tappet noise from the DISA @ 65k miles. Otherwise the car ran fine.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-20-2011, 07:19 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,009
Posted By jayee_2003
There is not even a BMW dealership in the town. ...

There is not even a BMW dealership in the town. You would expect a place with >200k population to likely have one. You might check the Mercedes dealership as they used to sell bimmers and the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-31-2011, 08:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 928
Posted By jayee_2003
Just try 'em like edjack said. You might be...

Just try 'em like edjack said. You might be surprised. That is where I left mine.

But if you find the urge for more, the last I checked you can wire in your amp and x-overs in the trunk w/o...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-24-2010, 09:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 689
Posted By jayee_2003
The tinnerman nuts and screws (#7 & 8) hold up...

The tinnerman nuts and screws (#7 & 8) hold up most of the lower driver's panel but I think the OP is trying to describe parts #18 and 19 here...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-30-2010, 09:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,024
Posted By jayee_2003
Conservative drop alright. Everyone says it looks...

Conservative drop alright. Everyone says it looks like stock sports suspension.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-13-2010, 09:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,702
Posted By jayee_2003
Sounds like a parts and/or assembly problem. ...

Sounds like a parts and/or assembly problem. List your parts #s, pics of the belt around all the pulleys and the tensioner mounted. I'm sure the experts here will find the problem with the right...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-05-2010, 10:55 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 22,064
Posted By jayee_2003
: popcorn: Please do keep us posted on the...

: popcorn:

Please do keep us posted on the long term with these.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-05-2010, 10:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,861
Posted By jayee_2003
Thats one nice looking car Chris Looks so...

Thats one nice looking car Chris

Looks so familar. :eeps:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-05-2010, 04:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,940
Posted By jayee_2003
Hmm.. Only 30 K ago?.... Just the radiator...

Hmm.. Only 30 K ago?....
Just the radiator might be okay, but the hoses too.
Metal thermostat housing? If not, maybe that too as changing the hoses may stress the plastic. Just like the broken...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-04-2010, 12:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,940
Posted By jayee_2003
Wild guess without looking at a pic. Broken...

Wild guess without looking at a pic. Broken plastic radiator neck. Early E39 - not enough surface and barb fitting to hold hose. Late E39, that little clip thing is not gonna hold against the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-07-2010, 08:52 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 48,058
Posted By jayee_2003
Bluebee, I know I should have posted here...

Bluebee,

I know I should have posted here but see if what I posted in this thread (http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showpost.php?p=5241504&postcount=13) might help you.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-07-2010, 08:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,714
Posted By jayee_2003
It looks like you are finding what you need. But...

It looks like you are finding what you need. But since I said I will look at both tensioners and get back to you, here what I found. You can identify which system you have by looking for the pivot...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-06-2010, 01:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,714
Posted By jayee_2003
Sounds like both you and Bluebee are in the same...

Sounds like both you and Bluebee are in the same boat.

The two tensioner systems seemed interchangable (I don't think the number of pulleys will tell you if you have one system over another). I...
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