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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-26-2013, 07:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 555
Posted By Jass
Thanks for the advice. I was under the car...

Thanks for the advice.

I was under the car yesterday replacing the transmission mounts

http://i41.tinypic.com/dr4egp.jpg

And I saw the dead guibo:

http://i43.tinypic.com/fog02h.jpg
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-26-2013, 12:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 555
Posted By Jass
Flex Disk / Guibo - Reuse bolts?

I have replacing my guibo slated for repairs this coming weekend. I was wondering if the guibo requires the use of NEW bolts?

I'm wondering if it is like the case of front hubs? Where it's stated...
Forum: Bimmerfest 2013 California sponsored by ESS Tuning 02-26-2013, 03:28 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 14,554
Posted By Jass
Caravans for Arizona are usually coordinated at...

Caravans for Arizona are usually coordinated at the regional site: AZBMW.ORG - I would encourage you to sign up and participate.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 02-21-2013, 07:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 904
Posted By Jass
PM'd

PM'd
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-21-2012, 02:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,624
Posted By Jass
Yes. A vast majority of the time it is do to a...

Yes. A vast majority of the time it is do to a cable problem.
Forum: Southwest Regional - AZ, NM, NV, OK, TX, and UT 09-08-2012, 06:22 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 746
Posted By Jass
Mt. Lemmon caravan (Tucson)

Meeting 9/9 at 10:00am at the McDonald's on Tanque Verde and Catalina HWY.

Go here for more info:

http://www.azbmw.org/index.php?name=Forums&file=viewtopic&t=15053
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-05-2012, 01:54 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,657
Posted By Jass
I did the 95% of the front suspension. Did...

I did the 95% of the front suspension. Did everything except the sway bar links, and the L/R sway bar bushings.


On another note:

A basic quick way to test your front end "play" is to lift the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-05-2012, 12:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 637
Posted By Jass
Not to really 2nd guess, but I think it's pretty...

Not to really 2nd guess, but I think it's pretty suspect. Could it be that the part is actually a cheap aftermarket part that was made with the error of the DSC indicator missing, and thereby sold by...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-05-2012, 12:09 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,657
Posted By Jass
I have the TRW arms with the Meyle HD bushings. I...

I have the TRW arms with the Meyle HD bushings. I have only put on about 1.5k miles on them but all seems fine so far. I really didn't see the justification of buying the OEM arm with the HD bushing....
Forum: Bimmerfest 2012 California sponsored by HorsepowerFreaks 05-04-2012, 11:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 692
Posted By Jass
There are quite a few going out of Phoenix - I...

There are quite a few going out of Phoenix - I would suggest that you sign into our regional forum at AZBMW.org (http://www.azbmw.org).

There is a post about "Bimmerfest 2012 Thursday Caravan...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-07-2012, 10:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 725
Posted By Jass
I believe that I have those same lights as you...

I believe that I have those same lights as you do. I can tell you right away that if you have the polarity of them reversed - they won't work. But, you state that you are not getting any juice to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-07-2012, 10:46 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,999
Posted By Jass
Replacing your stock muffler with the Magnaflow...

Replacing your stock muffler with the Magnaflow would sound 95% similar to what you hear on those videos. It is NOT a loud or AGGRESSIVE muffler by any means. When I am cruising on the freeway at...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-07-2012, 09:37 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,999
Posted By Jass
The above video, and the other one as well, are...

The above video, and the other one as well, are pretty damn close to what a Magnaflow is going to sound like IRL. I haven't heard any difference in sound with mine between hot/cold.

I can only...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-07-2012, 07:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 725
Posted By Jass
I would check all fuses related to lighting. Also...

I would check all fuses related to lighting. Also when you turn your light dial on your dash to the middle position do your parking lights go on? If they do, and your fuses are all good, you may...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-07-2012, 06:35 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,226
Posted By Jass
I was looking for a sealed enclosure. Not fond of...

I was looking for a sealed enclosure. Not fond of the sound bouncing all around the interior of my door and vibrating the plastic weather seal etc. Also this doesn't address the rear deck speakers....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-07-2012, 06:24 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,999
Posted By Jass
I like the magnaflow over others because it's a...

I like the magnaflow over others because it's a more subdued sound with some bite. I found others to be too "hey look at me." Just too obnoxious in my book - I also hate drone.

I also don't like...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-07-2012, 03:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 942
Posted By Jass
On darker cars, I'm against it. On lighter...

On darker cars, I'm against it. On lighter colors, I'm for it.

On darker cars, I think that it highlights the iconic mid frame shape of the e39. Shadowline blends all this together and compound...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-07-2012, 03:17 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,226
Posted By Jass
I have the BA setup that you are talking about. ...

I have the BA setup that you are talking about.

They do require pretty heavy modifications to get them to fit into stock locations. Both of these series have very heavy duty metal framework that...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-05-2012, 07:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 912
Posted By Jass
Will get it done this Sunday. Thanks for the...

Will get it done this Sunday. Thanks for the insightful suggestions. Ordering filter and gasket now.

In case anyone ever needs to replace the sending unit gasket, it's part no: 12611744292
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-05-2012, 06:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 912
Posted By Jass
LOL- Alright advice taken. I will look at the...

LOL- Alright advice taken. I will look at the OFH first when I do the oil change, and then clean up the sensor and replace that gasket.

THX
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-05-2012, 05:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 912
Posted By Jass
It's called preventive maintenance? A lot of...

It's called preventive maintenance? A lot of times people do additional work, replacing, lubricating, etc when they have an impediment (ie draining the pain) out of the way to facilitate the work. ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-05-2012, 06:04 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 912
Posted By Jass
If I were to replace the sensor gasket, I take it...

If I were to replace the sensor gasket, I take it that I would have to drain the oil from the pan first? And if I were to do that - I might as well drop the pan and replace that gasket. How hard is...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-04-2012, 09:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 912
Posted By Jass
Dripping from this part?

Got underneath my 528, and noticed that a lot of fluid / oil / something was pooling around this area.

I haven't visibly seen anything dripping, and all fluids are good.

What is the part?...
Forum: Parting Out 12-23-2011, 10:34 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,226
Posted By Jass
Looking to get the windshield wiper reservoir...

Looking to get the windshield wiper reservoir (located in the passenger side wheel well) with pump motor and all electrical connectors. Shipping to 85711
Forum: Parting Out 12-23-2011, 10:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,046
Posted By Jass
Interested in both front struts and springs,...

Interested in both front struts and springs, front lights, as well as your sway bars. Let me know what your asking for them.
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