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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-15-2012, 02:26 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 18,693
Posted By Belicek
I reiterate, I had the complete battery and...

I reiterate, I had the complete battery and charging system just checked...all good (battery is one year old).

No one has anything telling where the alarm sensors are? (Hood, siren, interior...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-13-2012, 09:03 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 18,693
Posted By Belicek
Unfreaken Beleivable

I simply can not believe this POS car.

AFTER disconnecting the interior sensor, hood sensor and completely removing the siren assembly...a workmate comes to me yesterday and asks "Are you car's...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-01-2012, 06:11 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 18,693
Posted By Belicek
Silence!

It was definitely the siren batteries. Once removed, the battery has not died once nor have the lights been seen flashing. I am once again gaining confidence that I can go to my car and it will...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-12-2012, 06:40 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 18,693
Posted By Belicek
Siren is out and apart

I placed the POS on the lift and removed the siren last night; took about ten minutes and it was in my hands. After I removed the three screws holding it together I found it was sealed at the seam...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-10-2012, 09:11 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 18,693
Posted By Belicek
Thank you for the reply. I have read many of the...

Thank you for the reply. I have read many of the posts listed and am further intrigued to see a reference to the batteries in the siren again. On another BMW forum, there is someone who took apart...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-09-2012, 12:08 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 18,693
Posted By Belicek
One quick way to rule out the hood sensor is to...

One quick way to rule out the hood sensor is to disconnect it. If the alarm stops going off then that was the problem. If not, then keep looking.

One of the first things I tried was the hood...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-09-2012, 10:30 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 18,693
Posted By Belicek
Not all of us live next door/near a BMW dealer,...

Not all of us live next door/near a BMW dealer, that's why. The nearest stealership is an hour away and of course the maintenance department is closed during the weekend requiring me to take off...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-05-2012, 11:51 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 18,693
Posted By Belicek
Need Alarm Help...Driving Me Nuts!

I am reviving this thread because I see it died right where it got interesting for me. I noticed no one answered the last question in this post. I have a 2000 528IT, 86,000M, and have had an...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-03-2011, 07:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 418
Posted By Belicek
Da bump....anyone? In the garage, a friend...

Da bump....anyone?

In the garage, a friend of a friend, on your car and you want a one eyed car like mine?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-02-2011, 05:15 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 17,340
Posted By Belicek
BMW has the perfect mix for the perfect storm

All cars have certain parts that fail at different rates, regardless of the make or model.

My opinion of BMW has dropped considerably after buying the 528it. Besides the Chinese made plastic...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-01-2011, 07:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 418
Posted By Belicek
Need Rt Xenon Headlight Housing ASAP!

Hello all,
Well it all started out as fog behind the headlight cover. I researched and thought I'd take it apart, clean it up, and seal it back up...yeah, right. The headlight seemed to be made of...
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