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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-12-2015, 11:17 AM
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Views: 228
Posted By GreenTiger
Let us know how it goes Doc.

Let us know how it goes Doc.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-11-2015, 10:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 228
Posted By GreenTiger
Was just trying to figure this out today. The CD...

Was just trying to figure this out today. The CD that came with the scanner was not reading correctly (scratched up). I tried the two software links under the software tab and they both caused a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-09-2015, 09:32 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 620
Posted By GreenTiger
It could by your OSV. Expensive repair. I would...

It could by your OSV. Expensive repair. I would think about using a catch can and see how that works.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-08-2015, 11:20 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 802
Posted By GreenTiger
Supposedly lower TC gasket on the M62 is not...

Supposedly lower TC gasket on the M62 is not known to leak. Upper TC gasket and valve covers yes.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-07-2015, 10:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 224
Posted By GreenTiger
A lot of times these days apps have ads built...

A lot of times these days apps have ads built into their coding. Mo money.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-04-2015, 10:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 284
Posted By GreenTiger
Remus is overpriced, but IMO there is nothing on...

Remus is overpriced, but IMO there is nothing on the market that sounds as good.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-02-2015, 09:16 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 580
Posted By GreenTiger
The Walmart branded Maxstart or something like...

The Walmart branded Maxstart or something like that (made by JC) came with a vent kit. $120 for 3 year warranty plus 2 year prorated. Can't beat that.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-01-2015, 09:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 670
Posted By GreenTiger
Using RTV is the cheaper, lazier and quicker way...

Using RTV is the cheaper, lazier and quicker way to do it. However, it does work. The only downside is that if you ever need to take it apart, it will add to the labor and time involved. Make sure...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-27-2015, 03:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 401
Posted By GreenTiger
However, Castrol multi vehicle import is...

However, Castrol multi vehicle import is compatible. $6/qt at Walmart. Many have used it with good results.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-27-2015, 11:53 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 766
Posted By GreenTiger
I would say stick to the semi metallics. Textar...

I would say stick to the semi metallics. Textar specifically. If you have been using semi metallics for a long time, you will most likely be disappointed with the ceramics. There is an entire thread...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-27-2015, 11:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 401
Posted By GreenTiger
But really, as long as the ATF is a high quality...

But really, as long as the ATF is a high quality ATF with similar physical characteristics, it should be OK. I have seen many different owners use many different ATF with really no harm done in the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-27-2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 401
Posted By GreenTiger
As far as I know, the Mobil 1 ATF is not a...

As far as I know, the Mobil 1 ATF is not a suitable replacement/compatible with the Esso.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-27-2015, 11:46 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 591
Posted By GreenTiger
Looks good 98OB!

Looks good 98OB!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-27-2015, 11:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 438
Posted By GreenTiger
$3K just for labor and you need to bring your own...

$3K just for labor and you need to bring your own engine? Find a new a shop.

All engine swaps are CA legal as long as the engine that is being swapped in is newer than your car. For example, any...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-26-2015, 09:41 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 591
Posted By GreenTiger
Good stuff. Did you calculate for a resistor or...

Good stuff. Did you calculate for a resistor or did you use a 21W bulb to fool the LCM/not get fast flash?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-26-2015, 09:32 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 591
Posted By GreenTiger
Looking forward to seeing yours in action, 98OB.

Looking forward to seeing yours in action, 98OB.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-26-2015, 09:31 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 591
Posted By GreenTiger
IMO, this is the best attempt thus far that has...

IMO, this is the best attempt thus far that has been shared on the forums.


http://www.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.php?2066302-My-LED-Turn-Signal-Experiment
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-26-2015, 09:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 401
Posted By GreenTiger
Apparently, this is normal on this era of German...

Apparently, this is normal on this era of German auto transmissions. I, like you, was also not used to it after driving Japanese autos.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-26-2015, 09:28 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 591
Posted By GreenTiger
To be safe, I would calculate the circuit voltage...

To be safe, I would calculate the circuit voltage at 14 volts as opposed to 12. A healthy battery when the car is off should be 12.5 V and around 14 V when on.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-26-2015, 09:26 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 591
Posted By GreenTiger
Ohms law will tell you everything you need to...

Ohms law will tell you everything you need to know. Basic physics. Along with a good multimeter to measure voltage drop, etc...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-26-2015, 09:25 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 591
Posted By GreenTiger
Each bulb is 21W.

Each bulb is 21W.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-26-2015, 09:25 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 591
Posted By GreenTiger
Do you have a pic/video of the final look in...

Do you have a pic/video of the final look in action?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-21-2015, 02:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,087
Posted By GreenTiger
Never seen or tried the suction cup idea. That's...

Never seen or tried the suction cup idea. That's probably the best option if it works. CC will should not scratch your paint.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-20-2015, 02:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,087
Posted By GreenTiger
It's better to use a credit card to remove the...

It's better to use a credit card to remove the emblems. It comes off much easier.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-18-2015, 10:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 317
Posted By GreenTiger
I think the Panamera looks pretty decent. Never...

I think the Panamera looks pretty decent. Never understood the ugly comments.
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