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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-14-2015, 08:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 333
Posted By energizedmortal
this may not be your issue, but for me the aux...

this may not be your issue, but for me the aux fan was not turning on and the ac was not working. I replaced the cooling fan sensor on the lower radiator hose, and now the aux fan and ac work again....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-10-2015, 03:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 445
Posted By energizedmortal
A 51 inch samsung plasma in the box fit in the...

A 51 inch samsung plasma in the box fit in the back seats of my 530i but i had to remove the back passenger seats and put them parallel with the tv.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-09-2015, 07:31 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 270
Posted By energizedmortal
I experienced the frozen brake pedal winter 2014....

I experienced the frozen brake pedal winter 2014. It got to the point that even when the car warmed up and the brakes worked again, after driving 20 minutes the brakes locked up and the car would not...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-03-2015, 10:30 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 109
Posted By energizedmortal
check here: ...

check here:

https://www.fcpeuro.com/BMW-parts/525i/Oxygen-Sensor?year=2003&e=177&m=20&page=1

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/partgrp.do?model=DT43&mospid=47584&hg=11&fg=50

I think you want the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-02-2015, 07:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 504
Posted By energizedmortal
Go to Webster motor sport in the Bronx. Call 718...

Go to Webster motor sport in the Bronx. Call 718 583 8787 Ask for Giovanni or Edward and say that you'll give them $200 for the labor on the brake booster (same for rear shocks). I paid them $250...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-02-2015, 07:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 654
Posted By energizedmortal
Update: Sachs fan clutch was fine, it was...

Update:

Sachs fan clutch was fine, it was the uro fan blades. Same Sachs fan clutch and new genuine BMW fan blades have been fine since KTMP is at a steady 96 C now.

Implemented the cooling...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-25-2015, 06:23 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 35,046
Posted By energizedmortal
For me yes it ultimately did come down to biting...

For me yes it ultimately did come down to biting the bullet for a new TC.

After replacing the TC I have not gotten P0741 since.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-24-2015, 12:59 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,193
Posted By energizedmortal
What brand vcg did you go with a few weeks ago? ...

What brand vcg did you go with a few weeks ago?
I put a Victor Reinz on six years 60,000 miles ago still bone dry.

Felpro users please let us know how long those are lasting- hopefully the "viton...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-24-2015, 08:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 507
Posted By energizedmortal
You can try to carefully solder what ever broke...

You can try to carefully solder what ever broke off.

I soldered two microchips back on to the motherboard of the key and put in a new battery. Re initialized and it works now.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-16-2015, 08:58 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 38,421
Posted By energizedmortal
code 191 and 202

I do not have a SES light but I ran Pasoft 1.4 and found code 202- Lambda Regulation Bank 1 Post Cat. I cleared the codes and scanned again and got 191- Reed Switch Closed or Voltage Post Cat Bank 2....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-10-2015, 12:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 117
Posted By energizedmortal
E39 poll what pusher fan to buy

Does anyone have any thoughts on the genuine BMW, behr, nissens, or TYC pusher fans?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-04-2015, 12:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 539
Posted By energizedmortal
I put in a different cluster in my car and went...

I put in a different cluster in my car and went from 130,000 to 80,000. Hooked up pasoft, matched the VIN and my tamper dot is gone. Carfax has an exclamation next to my inspections because of the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-02-2015, 12:48 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,194
Posted By energizedmortal
what replacement fan did you end up getting? ...

what replacement fan did you end up getting? Behr or genuine BMW?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-02-2015, 06:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 220
Posted By energizedmortal
Thanks for this Cn90. Your cooling rehaul DIY was...

Thanks for this Cn90. Your cooling rehaul DIY was very helpful. Did the cooling rehaul after the ofhg and luckily everything went well.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-01-2015, 03:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 220
Posted By energizedmortal
I may leave it if it doesn't leak until next...

I may leave it if it doesn't leak until next time. Everything was tight before removal. After reassembly I tighten them all up then went to torque that's when I noticed 1,2 and 6 were not getting any...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-01-2015, 09:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 220
Posted By energizedmortal
galled oil filter housing bolts

Using Cn90 diy... bolts 1, 2 and 6 are galled. Bolts 3, 4, and 5 are nice and tight and after driving for at least 30 minutes there is no leak yet but I know this needs to be done right.

What...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-27-2015, 08:33 AM
Replies: 401
Views: 48,523
Posted By energizedmortal
Had someone turn the wheel back and forth while i...

Had someone turn the wheel back and forth while i checked the driver side strut. Sure enough the spring, strut and/or mount is creating the clunk. Only the driver side spring pops when it hits a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-25-2015, 02:01 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,193
Posted By energizedmortal
I agree and honestly I do not know what Rajaie...

I agree and honestly I do not know what Rajaie may have confirmed or not.

Does felpro offer the grommets and oil filter housing gasket for e39? Where can I order from felpro?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-25-2015, 11:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 196
Posted By energizedmortal
My fan shroud has been cracked since August when...

My fan shroud has been cracked since August when the uro fan clutch blades turned into ninja stars ( genuine BMW fan blade resolved the issue). It barely holds the expansion tank but has been fine. I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-25-2015, 11:42 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,193
Posted By energizedmortal
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=1023...

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=1023859

Post # 9 Rajaie used a bounce tester and confirmed that getbmwparts (Bmw of Silver Spring) has Viton gaskets.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-25-2015, 11:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 263
Posted By energizedmortal
My booster was flooded and frozen at 180,000...

My booster was flooded and frozen at 180,000 miles for a month before I was able to replace it. New booster, kept original MC and all is well for more than a year.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-24-2015, 01:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 235
Posted By energizedmortal
i have a 2003 530i non sport ...meaning i have a...

i have a 2003 530i non sport ...meaning i have a regular suspension that is not lowered.

I called Bilstein and confirmed that part number VE3B406H1 Bilstein Hd's which I got from Autohausaz in...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-23-2015, 10:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 176
Posted By energizedmortal
I ended up calling Bilstein 1-704-663-7563 they...

I ended up calling Bilstein 1-704-663-7563 they will ask for the part number and can confirm specifics.

In my instance they confirmed that the front Bilstein HD struts part # VE3B406H1 were...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-23-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,521
Posted By energizedmortal
I replaced the fuse under the glove box with a...

I replaced the fuse under the glove box with a new one. :-) I was hoping it was a simple fuse or cooling fan sensor but I think the 13 year old aux fan has expired. I may go to a junkyard and plug...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-23-2015, 06:01 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,521
Posted By energizedmortal
Wiring is fine and I put a brand new genuine BMW...

Wiring is fine and I put a brand new genuine BMW cooling fan sensor in there and still got code 125- activation electric fan...Going with a Behr part # 64546921395
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