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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-29-2016, 08:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 565
Posted By Aussie528iT
Izydys, A google search for OBD code P0705 came...

Izydys,
A google search for OBD code P0705 came up with this.
http://www.helpforcars.net/obd_codes/p0705.html
Seems as though its a problem with the transmission selector switch or wiring.
Auto...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-22-2016, 05:47 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,166
Posted By Aussie528iT
The ebay listing ABS module is for a car with...

The ebay listing ABS module is for a car with ASC not DSC. It only has 10 solenoids. The DSC module has 12 solenoids.
A 2001 530 should have DSC (Dynamic Stability Control) not ASC (Automatic...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-18-2016, 03:40 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,529
Posted By Aussie528iT
Ornulv, Another possibility is the average...

Ornulv,

Another possibility is the average fuel consumption correction factor setting in the OBC has been altered.

To get to this you need to unlock the instrument panel and go to test 20 -...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-16-2016, 07:48 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,529
Posted By Aussie528iT
Ornulv, The 9.6 litre/100km is the long term...

Ornulv,

The 9.6 litre/100km is the long term average fuel consumption. It is not the instantaneous fuel consumption.
The reading depends on when it was last reset or battery disconnected and type...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-10-2016, 04:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 530
Posted By Aussie528iT
On cars built after 8/98 the cruise control gets...

On cars built after 8/98 the cruise control gets its speed info from the average of the 2 front wheel speed sensors.
However if the speed sensor supplying the CAN bus modules -engine ecu, instrument...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-28-2016, 11:23 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 921
Posted By Aussie528iT
Boostedwoolfie, If you mean the 2 holes in the...

Boostedwoolfie,
If you mean the 2 holes in the bottom of the ZF 5HP19 bell housing, they are some of the bolts that hold the sump on.
They are 6mm thread with, IIRC, 10mm A/F heads.
The torque...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-21-2016, 11:51 PM
Replies: 15
Lcm
Views: 561
Posted By Aussie528iT
The LCM - Lighting and Check Module - is also the...

The LCM - Lighting and Check Module - is also the backup module for the instrument panel - Kombi or IKE and visa versa. This is necessary for redundancy purposes if either of these modules fail. ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-13-2016, 09:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 445
Posted By Aussie528iT
This part as well. 51718158237 CENTRE...

This part as well.

51718158237
CENTRE ENGINE COMPARTMENT CLOSING PANEL

N03 here
http://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/showparts?id=DT63-USA-11-2000-E39-BMW-530i&diagId=51_2292

RonR
99 528iT...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-01-2016, 11:37 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 619
Posted By Aussie528iT
For those that don't think the cruise control is...

For those that don't think the cruise control is supplied from the average of the 2 front wheel speed sensors go to the bottom of page 42 of this pdf....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-29-2016, 09:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 619
Posted By Aussie528iT
sactown540 The cruise control on your 2001 525i...

sactown540
The cruise control on your 2001 525i uses the average of the 2 front wheel speed sensors not the rear sensor.
This is the arrangement with all E39s from 8/1998 with fly by wire throttle....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-28-2016, 04:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 498
Posted By Aussie528iT
Part 15 Left Engine Compartment closing panel is...

Part 15 Left Engine Compartment closing panel is fitted to my RHD 528iT.
It fits adjacent/below the LH wiper arm mechanism.
The wiper mechanism is the same on both RHD and LHD cars. Not mirror...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-22-2016, 04:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 398
Posted By Aussie528iT
From the pic the hose isn't on correctly. The...

From the pic the hose isn't on correctly.
The locating spigot should be flush with the end of the female part and the clip is still raised.
The clip needs to be down so that when you push it on you...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-07-2016, 03:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 723
Posted By Aussie528iT
Your transmission should be a ZF 5HP19. Oil...

Your transmission should be a ZF 5HP19.
Oil level check temp is approx. 40 deg C, above 30 deg C but no more than 50 deg C.
There should be a small trickle of oil from the filler plug at 40 deg C...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-19-2016, 02:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 712
Posted By Aussie528iT
I was just sharing my experience as well. I'm not...

I was just sharing my experience as well. I'm not an expert by any stretch of the imagination.
This is what happened when my ASC module failed back in 2010.
I had these errors on INPA but I took it...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-17-2016, 03:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 712
Posted By Aussie528iT
Since you have the trifecta and you can't...

Since you have the trifecta and you can't communicate with the ABS module its probably the ABS module that is faulty.
It can fail in several different ways, one of which is the CAN bus interface....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-14-2016, 10:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 483
Posted By Aussie528iT
You have clip on hose fittings. The connector has...

You have clip on hose fittings. The connector has a locating spigot. If this is not lined up correctly the hose doesn't clip on properly. You have to push it on until the wire clip clicks into place...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-09-2016, 04:11 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,212
Posted By Aussie528iT
The simple answer to what the battery light does....

The simple answer to what the battery light does.

The light shows the difference between battery voltage and alternator/generator voltage.

The light only works in one direction.

It does not...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-25-2015, 03:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 508
Posted By Aussie528iT
This link may give you a start. Item 4 -...

This link may give you a start.

Item 4 - Trunk lid power lock drive Part No 67 10 8 362 371

A check for other BMWs that use the same part doesn't show anything other than E39 Tourings.
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-21-2015, 02:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 371
Posted By Aussie528iT
As others have said, its nothing to do with the...

As others have said, its nothing to do with the brakes.
The external temp sensor or wiring to it etc is the problem.
A damaged or missing temp sensor will effect the operation of your aircon. I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-13-2015, 03:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 968
Posted By Aussie528iT
The M52TU and M54 use different throttle bodies. ...

The M52TU and M54 use different throttle bodies.
The M52TU pedal position sensor is part of the throttle body and uses a throttle cable.
The M54 has a pedal position sensor at the pedal and no...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-07-2015, 02:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 764
Posted By Aussie528iT
The front and rear sensors are connected in...

The front and rear sensors are connected in series and the warning light is lit when either sensor is worn down and becomes open circuited.
If either sensor hasn't been worn down by the disc then...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-02-2015, 02:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 451
Posted By Aussie528iT
You don't need to remove the centre console. ...

You don't need to remove the centre console.
The airbag module is removed via the rear end of the console where the rear seat vents are.
You have to remove the rear seat vents and the tray under...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-26-2015, 08:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 416
Posted By Aussie528iT
The thumbnail pics don't appear to be E39 pads. ...

The thumbnail pics don't appear to be E39 pads.
E39 pads don't have the bent metal wear indicator. That looks like a Toyota wear indicator, and they are the wrong shape.

RonR
99 528iT M52TU
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-22-2015, 04:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 523
Posted By Aussie528iT
An alternative to loading the car with weights is...

An alternative to loading the car with weights is simply to put a jack under the wheel carrier while the wheel is off. You already have the wheel off to replace the tension strut anyway. Then jack up...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-04-2015, 04:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 464
Posted By Aussie528iT
I had the same problem. IIRC the X5 E53 uses the...

I had the same problem. IIRC the X5 E53 uses the same part.

If you examine the socket closely you will find the part number marked on it. That's how I found it. I entered the number in realoem.com...
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