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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-11-2014, 11:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 62
Posted By QSilver7
http://www.bimmerboard.com/members/q/original/BMW%...

http://www.bimmerboard.com/members/q/original/BMW%20Wheel%20Size%20Chart%20-%20Specs%205-12-14%20Update%20Nbr%204.jpg
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-11-2014, 11:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 139
Posted By QSilver7
Think of low voltage as being punched in the head...

Think of low voltage as being punched in the head which can cause the brain synapsis to go haywire...similar to how a KO or TKO affects a boxer...in that the legs can get wobbly, you lose your...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-11-2014, 10:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 189
Posted By QSilver7
That being said (as in the post above)...and in...

That being said (as in the post above)...and in all the "what battery can I get" threads ... the constant response is to look for a 49/H8 or 95R/H9 battery class size. But I believe the 3 major mfgs...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-11-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 108
Posted By QSilver7
There's not enough information to give you a...

There's not enough information to give you a correct answer.

If you don't even know if you have a sport pkg or if you have EHC I or EHC II (single or dual axle air suspension)...how can we know...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-11-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 121
Posted By QSilver7
:angel:

:angel:
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-11-2014, 08:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 121
Posted By QSilver7
From the owners manual: ...

From the owners manual:

http://www.bimmerboard.com/members/q/original/Flat%20Tire%20Monitor%20Reinitialize%20System.jpg


From BMW TIS:
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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-08-2014, 09:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 247
Posted By QSilver7
See #4 in the diagram and at the link to the...

See #4 in the diagram and at the link to the diagram below:

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=GG83&mospid=47528&btnr=51_2149&hg=51&fg=30
...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-07-2014, 04:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 219
Posted By QSilver7
Any update from the OP? :dunno:

Any update from the OP? :dunno:
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-07-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 129
Posted By QSilver7
The only "anti-theft" feature a 1992 e32 has...

The only "anti-theft" feature a 1992 e32 has (btw, this is the e38 forum just in case you didn't catch the date range)...is the OBC "CODE" feature. If he entered a 4 digit CODE before he left the...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-07-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 177
Posted By QSilver7
You may also want to give us a little bit more...

You may also want to give us a little bit more info as to WHICH e53 X5 you drove. There are multiple engines (total of 7) with different HP ratings which could be an indicator of the type of...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-05-2014, 09:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 175
Posted By QSilver7
[/QUOTE] The 255/40/17 tire size is for the...

[/QUOTE]

The 255/40/17 tire size is for the rear when you have STAGGERED rear wheels. If you don't know what a staggered set-up is...it's when the rear wheels are wider than the front. Some e39...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-05-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 198
Posted By QSilver7
Ditto...above...and as long as you either turn...

Ditto...above...and as long as you either turn the engine off before you go into the red...or the coolant temp starts to drop...you should be ok. It's when owners see the needle go into the red and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-05-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 183
Posted By QSilver7
The SES (service engine soon) warning light and...

The SES (service engine soon) warning light and the SI (service interval) display are two completely different things. Are you conflating 2 different warning lights together...or are you just...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-05-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 975
Posted By QSilver7
Great...glad you were able to get it off without...

Great...glad you were able to get it off without breaking anything. :thumbup:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-05-2014, 09:31 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,233
Posted By QSilver7
Some Answers: 1. The AUTO button on the IHKA...

Some Answers:

1. The AUTO button on the IHKA does not cause the AC compressor to engage. The AUTO button causes the IHKA control panel to automatically select AIR DISTRIBUTION from either or all...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-05-2014, 12:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 975
Posted By QSilver7
It's not so much of "undoing" the clip at the...

It's not so much of "undoing" the clip at the top...but wedging your tool against the end of the clip and raising it enough that the cover falls away from the window by not being secured by the clip....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-04-2014, 11:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 256
Posted By QSilver7
Perhaps some of your confusion comes from not...

Perhaps some of your confusion comes from not knowing the location of the pre-cat 02 sensor (lambda probe) on the m62TU and the m52TU/m54 versus the post-cat 02 sensor (lambda monitor)...there are 2...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-04-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 219
Posted By QSilver7
Your suggestion would be the 2nd thing I'd...

Your suggestion would be the 2nd thing I'd check...after dismissing if it only needs to be reprogrammed. :)

Hopefully we'll hear back as to if it was something simple (reprogramming)...or more...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-04-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 159
Posted By QSilver7
Help us help you better by giving enough...

Help us help you better by giving enough information that is clear or indicate a possible source of the problem. :) I see that you used the app so you're probably on a small device which can be...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-04-2014, 06:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 169
Posted By QSilver7
Ditto upallnight...have you noticed if the aux...

Ditto upallnight...have you noticed if the aux fan is running? The aux fan is the one in front of the radiator that you can see from standing in front of the vehicle...looking through the kidney...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-04-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 638
Posted By QSilver7
Don't get me wrong...I do appreciate what you...

Don't get me wrong...I do appreciate what you wrote & described and the knowledge that you dropped in to the collective consciousness of the forum. :thumbup:

But over the decades of the BMW...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-03-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 638
Posted By QSilver7
Wow...wish you guys would have taken some pics of...

Wow...wish you guys would have taken some pics of this DIY so that others could gain from your experience. This is the first time I've read of owners substituting a CR2016 in place of the...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-03-2014, 05:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 219
Posted By QSilver7
First..has the car's battery been disconnected...

First..has the car's battery been disconnected since the time it worked and when you discovered it no longer worked?

The turn signal BC is an optional feature that allows one, all, or your...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-30-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 187
Posted By QSilver7
1. Yes, the diagram above is can be extrapolated...

1. Yes, the diagram above is can be extrapolated to the e38 & e39 built between 1996-1998 model years. The aux fan prior to 1996 was originally a 2 stage aux fan....then from 1999-up, BMW went to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-30-2014, 12:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 174
Posted By QSilver7
Welcome to the forum. You'll need to refer to...

Welcome to the forum. You'll need to refer to the instructions from your aftermarket stereo (if it has a clock)...because if you removed the MID...then you've removed the component that allows you...
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