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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 07:45 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 1,791
Posted By sealbeach740
I purchased PASoft V1.4 via ebay. You can use...

I purchased PASoft V1.4 via ebay. You can use it to auto up windows, & probably to shut off the windows down if you hold the unlock button on the key remote (but, I've never actually tried to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 03:46 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 1,791
Posted By sealbeach740
Did you happen to look at the post directly above...

Did you happen to look at the post directly above yours (#91)? :rofl:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-28-2015, 11:20 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 1,791
Posted By sealbeach740
Technically, if you press the snowflake button to...

Technically, if you press the snowflake button to turn off the A/C, when you start your car later (like hours later) the A/C will still be off.

However, the fan will come back on at the lowest...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-26-2015, 10:34 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 1,791
Posted By sealbeach740
This is the main thing that I don't like on my...

This is the main thing that I don't like on my e39.

computiNATEor, are you saying if you leave your A/C & the fan turned off at the end of the day that the next day when you start your car the...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-25-2015, 11:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 240
Posted By sealbeach740
If your radio does shut off after a minute or...

If your radio does shut off after a minute or two, then if you can turn the radio off (the on/off button on the left side of the Nav) & then back on, and the radio comes back on again for the minute...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-24-2015, 02:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 192
Posted By sealbeach740
He listed the ebay auction below the youtube...

He listed the ebay auction below the youtube video in his original post - bimmer_hillstore
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-23-2015, 09:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 240
Posted By sealbeach740
Does your radio come on, but only for a minute or...

Does your radio come on, but only for a minute or two & then shut down?
Can you power off the radio, then power it back on, only to have it shut down again in a minute or two? <-- this cycle can be...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-18-2015, 09:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 230
Posted By sealbeach740
Just to clear this up a little, the Nav OS is...

Just to clear this up a little, the Nav OS is only on CD media.
The maps are on both CD (for the MKI, MKII, MKIII & MKIV), and DVD for the MKIV.
The MKIV can read both CD & DVD maps.

And, if you...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-18-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 230
Posted By sealbeach740
No, to be honest, I don't know for sure if...

No, to be honest, I don't know for sure if there's been anymore updates for the MKIII.
I don't have a MKIII anymore, so I don't really follow the updates.
But, I don't recall seeing any......and I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-17-2015, 08:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 451
Posted By sealbeach740
Funny. I used to walk to school everyday, also 2...

Funny. I used to walk to school everyday, also 2 miles one way. But, it was uphill both ways.......:)
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-17-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 230
Posted By sealbeach740
http://www.xoutpost.com/articles/all-bmw/navigatio...

http://www.xoutpost.com/articles/all-bmw/navigation/9458-bmw-navigation-system-faq.html

IF you follow down the MKIII column, you'll see that "3-1/63" is the latest (last) OV version for a MKIII. ...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-10-2015, 03:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 222
Posted By sealbeach740
I had my sunroof gasket replaced back while my 7...

I had my sunroof gasket replaced back while my 7 was still under BMW warranty for wind noise. They only replaced the old rubber gasket (with the new felt one) that the glass sunroof sits along the...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-09-2015, 01:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 219
Posted By sealbeach740
Congrats on your fixes. No smoke is a good...

Congrats on your fixes. No smoke is a good thing!

As for the door lock button (assuming the doors all lock/unlock normally with your remote key), other people have had trouble with the lock...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-30-2015, 07:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 252
Posted By sealbeach740
Two thoughts - 1) the battery is to low on...

Two thoughts -
1) the battery is to low on power to turn over the engine - if you can't get the car started, pull the battery & take it to your local AutoZone (or equivalent) & have them test it....
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-30-2015, 02:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 206
Posted By sealbeach740
Are you talking about any of these hoses? ...

Are you talking about any of these hoses?

http://realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=GG83&mospid=47528&btnr=64_0621&hg=64&fg=18
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-26-2015, 02:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 147
Posted By sealbeach740
Naw. Fixing the pixels isn't too expensive. ...

Naw. Fixing the pixels isn't too expensive.
Your new 7 probably needs the battery charged - one of the major reasons the tranny is in "limp home" or Trans Failsafe mode is due to a low battery.
Of...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-25-2015, 11:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 326
Posted By sealbeach740
Just buy it, and convert the badge to a 770iL &...

Just buy it, and convert the badge to a 770iL & make a profit!!
Say it has the little known, but highly coveted V16........
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-24-2015, 12:11 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 333
Posted By sealbeach740
LOL! I know a few nuts......:rofl:

LOL! I know a few nuts......:rofl:
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-23-2015, 06:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 333
Posted By sealbeach740
Everyone knows what Fabian says is Golden,...

Everyone knows what Fabian says is Golden, especially if I say it first!! (grin)
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-23-2015, 04:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 333
Posted By sealbeach740
Usually it means your alternator is not properly...

Usually it means your alternator is not properly re-charging your battery.
Check (first) to make sure your belt that turns the alternator is snug & in good condition.
Then, if the belt is OK, I'd...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-21-2015, 06:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 379
Posted By sealbeach740
Sure, a headlight switch is a possibility, but...

Sure, a headlight switch is a possibility, but not a very common one.
I'd vote to test to see if you're getting power to the headlights (with the switch turned on) before buying a new switch.

Do...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-20-2015, 08:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 379
Posted By sealbeach740
I believe Fr4nk was indicating rather re-coding...

I believe Fr4nk was indicating rather re-coding your LCM, they are more apt to suggest replacing the LCM. BMW dealers are quick to suggest replacement parts to solve problems.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-20-2015, 02:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 379
Posted By sealbeach740
No offense to your family relative "tech", but...

No offense to your family relative "tech", but it's very possible to have your DRLs turned off & your turn signals & seat belt icon (& everything else) still work OK.
Maybe watch him as he tries it...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-19-2015, 07:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 182
Posted By sealbeach740
Don't laugh. I read one poor guy broke his nose...

Don't laugh.
I read one poor guy broke his nose because he had his face looking over the shift knob when he was trying to remove it.
It sorta lets go all of a sudden, so do be very careful of where...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-19-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 226
Posted By sealbeach740
Let us know what you find out.

Let us know what you find out.
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