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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-02-2014, 05:02 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,073
Posted By Brad DeLoye
When the engine block is clean enough to eat off...

When the engine block is clean enough to eat off of, lay the new head gasket on the block. For machined cylinder heads, there is a 0.3-millimeter-thicker gasket available to compensate for the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-16-2014, 08:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,942
Posted By Brad DeLoye
huh? when i unhook my ews no crank. when i plug...

huh? when i unhook my ews no crank. when i plug it back in there is crank... when i take the ews out and bridge pin 1 and 3 there is crank. when i take out the bridge wire from pin 1 and pin 3 there...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-14-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 6,707
Posted By Brad DeLoye
Hello Bert. I sent my DME to RPM motor sports in...

Hello Bert. I sent my DME to RPM motor sports in Canda. They unlocked my DME for 400 dollars. Following their directions they want me to put a jumper wire in the EWS plug. (Yellow and black wire...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-13-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 6,707
Posted By Brad DeLoye
Ohh and BTW I have a 97 528 manual

Ohh and BTW I have a 97 528 manual
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-13-2014, 05:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 6,707
Posted By Brad DeLoye
Help EWS

Hello
I just had a have specialist reprogram my DME. My EWS is not under the steering wheel as where it should be! I need to find it so I can bypass green and yellow wire.

ANYONE?

thx
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-07-2014, 12:03 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,707
Posted By Brad DeLoye
Any updates yet ?

Any updates yet ?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-07-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 254
Posted By Brad DeLoye
Check every fuse and relay in your car?

Check every fuse and relay in your car?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-02-2014, 09:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,287
Posted By Brad DeLoye
Update New Crank Sensor installed Any...

Update

New Crank Sensor installed

Any Luck did you get your car fixed ?
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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-10-2013, 09:06 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,460
Posted By Brad DeLoye
Comparing a computer hard drive to a car? ...

Comparing a computer hard drive to a car?

The Car it could leave stranded in the heat or cold waiting for a tow.... If my computer could do that I would be researching replacing all the weak...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 05-12-2012, 12:25 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 9,268
Posted By Brad DeLoye
@bimmer818 Maybe he thought Chevy has a...

@bimmer818


Maybe he thought Chevy has a more simplified engine along with its HP, and loves Chevy muscles w/ the sexy BMW body.:thumbup:
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 05-12-2012, 11:43 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 9,268
Posted By Brad DeLoye
Very impressive hats off to you. Looks like you...

Very impressive hats off to you. Looks like you had lots of fun with this project. How much did it cost to complete?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-15-2012, 01:41 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 394
Posted By Brad DeLoye
blown head

Hey guys.... I blew a head gasket last week.
does anyone know where I can find a DIY Head Gasket write up? I'm sure its about 30 hrs worth labor.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-15-2012, 01:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,172
Posted By Brad DeLoye
Yay I have the same problem :mad:.... moody...

Yay I have the same problem :mad:.... moody car:confused:
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-13-2012, 02:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 797
Posted By Brad DeLoye
did Steel Seal help? keep us posted :)

did Steel Seal help? keep us posted :)
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-09-2012, 09:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 946
Posted By Brad DeLoye
hmmmm, premium gas fresh spark plugs, and 02...

hmmmm, premium gas fresh spark plugs, and 02 sensors...My opinon U dont want to much more HP on these engines w/ the infamous timing chain guide going out prematurely. Higher RPM will make it happen...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-08-2012, 09:51 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 11,177
Posted By Brad DeLoye
so what was the verdict? did u fix it?

so what was the verdict?

did u fix it?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-08-2012, 09:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 946
Posted By Brad DeLoye
e38 is not a racer. they hv taller gears for...

e38 is not a racer. they hv taller gears for freeways
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-08-2012, 09:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 793
Posted By Brad DeLoye
test your battery and alternator. both need to be...

test your battery and alternator. both need to be good or will affect tranny
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-08-2012, 09:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 809
Posted By Brad DeLoye
sounds like u need to replace temp sensor.

sounds like u need to replace temp sensor.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-05-2012, 08:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 650
Posted By Brad DeLoye
Ribbon band..... its a different design,...

Ribbon band..... its a different design, different male/female plugs.

About your pixels its more likely your LED lights in the cluster not the ribbon band. I sent my cluster in and had it...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-03-2012, 02:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,512
Posted By Brad DeLoye
so kpeton wat was the verdict results on your...

so kpeton wat was the verdict results on your bimmer?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-15-2012, 08:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,133
Posted By Brad DeLoye
While your at it change the fuel filter. 740i s...

While your at it change the fuel filter. 740i s are known to stall if fuel filter gets to dirty.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-15-2012, 06:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,133
Posted By Brad DeLoye
If you wants this best for your German car use....

If you wants this best for your German car use. WIX oil filter. Mobile 1 you cant go wrong w/ that. BMW tends to use thicker oil than American cars. 10-40 or slight thicker is fine.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-09-2010, 04:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,337
Posted By Brad DeLoye
yea when u pull out your spark plugs if...

yea when u pull out your spark plugs if itscovered with oil,

get a new valve cover gasket set. it should come with plug well seals.

plug well seals go bad = oil in the plug well.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-09-2010, 04:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,337
Posted By Brad DeLoye
I had a same issue on my e36, all i did was...

I had a same issue on my e36,

all i did was replace all coil rubber boots, (plug wires) and put new spark plug.

solved my issue

be sure to snug tight the spark plugs
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