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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-10-2016, 01:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 400
Posted By mjheinz
Thank yoy. I will try that.

Thank yoy. I will try that.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-10-2016, 10:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 400
Posted By mjheinz
No, nor di I know how.

No, nor di I know how.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-10-2016, 09:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 400
Posted By mjheinz
battery light

Hello all, I have a 2001 525i. My battery went dead, it was 5 years old. AAA came out and installed a new battery. Ran their test and it was charging fine but the idiot light is still on.

how do...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-29-2015, 01:23 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 4,514
Posted By mjheinz
01 525i 67k...Original owner. Wife's car. Don't...

01 525i 67k...Original owner. Wife's car. Don't drive it much.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-28-2015, 04:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 286
Posted By mjheinz
Thank You, I will try that. I figured there had...

Thank You, I will try that. I figured there had to be a trick
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-28-2015, 02:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 286
Posted By mjheinz
2001 IHKR Removal

Hello All,

I have a 2001 525i that has the IHKR panel with dials that work with cables. Apparently, that in itself is rare in the USA. The Bowden cable for the defroster has come off. I could...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-21-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 951
Posted By mjheinz
On our car, we only have a round selector switch...

On our car, we only have a round selector switch . I should have mentioned that it's a c 2001 525i
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-21-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 951
Posted By mjheinz
defroster switch

Well heres a new one. Got in my wifes car and turned the switch to the defroster. When I did, it sounds like all the flow is blowing under the dash. Changing it to the feet position or straight out...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-19-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 394
Posted By mjheinz
How to replace the oil filter housing gasket

Hello All, I have small leak from the oil filter housing gasket. Its a 2001 525i with only 65m miles.

Is there a step by step DIY link.

Any help would be appreciated.

Thank You
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-18-2014, 12:22 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,578
Posted By mjheinz
Thank You to all. But...what does KMAGYOYO...

Thank You to all. But...what does KMAGYOYO mean... I know it has to be something funny
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-18-2014, 10:46 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,578
Posted By mjheinz
What Brands of Anti Freeze are OK

Hello All,

I have a "01 525i. What brands of Anti Freeze do you use? Do I really need the BMW stuff at $30 per gallon?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-02-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 366
Posted By mjheinz
service engine soon

I replaced the radiator and the expansion tank in my wifes 2001 525i. Drove the car and after about 30 minutes, the service engine soon light came on. There are no leaks and the gauge needle is...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-05-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 343
Posted By mjheinz
No I never knew that. Its not my car its my...

No I never knew that. Its not my car its my wife's.

But....Thank You I will try that
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-05-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 343
Posted By mjheinz
Passenger Side Mirro 525i

Hello All, is there a way to disable the passenger side mirror from automatically pointing down when the car is in reverse. We've had the 525 since "03 and it never bothered me but I just...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-07-2013, 08:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 985
Posted By mjheinz
just saw it again on ebay ...

just saw it again on ebay

...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-03-2013, 09:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 985
Posted By mjheinz
It came with two sided sticky pads. That worked...

It came with two sided sticky pads. That worked for awhile and then it came loose. I reinstalled it with industrial strength sticky backed velcro. now its rock solid.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-28-2013, 01:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 985
Posted By mjheinz
Cup Holder

I know there have been a zillion posts about cup holders for the E39. I've tried several of them and I bought this one and it works well.


...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-25-2013, 01:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,539
Posted By mjheinz
DIY Video E39 M54 Water Pump Replacement

Is anyone out there aware of a DIY Video for a E39 M54 Water Pump replacement?


Thanks,
Matt
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-25-2013, 10:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 674
Posted By mjheinz
Yes that is correct. I should have been more...

Yes that is correct. I should have been more clear and naturally I would pay for their time/assistance.


Matt
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-23-2013, 05:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 674
Posted By mjheinz
Mechanic Needed

Any BMW Mechanics in the Los Angeles (south bay) area that want to help me replace a water pump, theromostat, hoses on a 2001 525?.

Have all parts and tools except fan clutch wrench.

Looking...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-04-2013, 05:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,008
Posted By mjheinz
Water Pump Replacement

Has anyone had an experience using the Meyle water pump with the metal impellar sold from Bavauto.com ?

Thanks
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-21-2012, 09:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 727
Posted By mjheinz
Need DIY Help

I'm relatively new to this site but I cannot find DIY instructions for Water Pump replacement for a 2001 525.

Please Help
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-19-2012, 12:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 325
Posted By mjheinz
I have not been able to find step by step...

I have not been able to find step by step instructions. Please help
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-19-2012, 12:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 325
Posted By mjheinz
Water Pump Replacement

Does anyone have step by step instruction on how to replace a water pump and thermostat housing for a 2001 525I.

Thank You
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-06-2012, 04:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,526
Posted By mjheinz
Asi

I had my module repaired at ASI (as did my neighbor) and it worked out great. Did not have to have re-programmed. Their Customer Service was great.
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