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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-22-2017, 07:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 273
Posted By 16valex
I can only speak for US model. Any 540 or 530...

I can only speak for US model. Any 540 or 530 front rotors should fit but don't forget when you swap rotors and pads you must swap the calipers too.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-22-2017, 05:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 273
Posted By 16valex
To check for warped rotors you need a dial...

To check for warped rotors you need a dial indicator to check the run out of the rotors. but then you can use anything to check the run out if you're creative.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-21-2017, 01:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 273
Posted By 16valex
There's high possibility that your rotors are...

There's high possibility that your rotors are warped.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-19-2017, 07:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 426
Posted By 16valex
Nice love story. I have one. Verbally sold...

Nice love story.

I have one.
Verbally sold my car to a friend for 9G 2 years ago, he said he'll be there to pick the car the next day. That night I couldn't go to sleep for some reason. The next...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-15-2017, 10:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 500
Posted By 16valex
The money your mechanic is willing to give you...

The money your mechanic is willing to give you can't even buy you Yugo. If it has 5-spd I'll buy it too. I collect Manual 530 sport E39.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-12-2017, 04:04 PM
Replies: 8,238
Views: 221,076
Posted By 16valex
OH my gosh! You kids make me feel so damn old.

OH my gosh! You kids make me feel so damn old.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-09-2017, 05:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 274
Posted By 16valex
Still. If you can't fix it with a bigger hammer...

Still. If you can't fix it with a bigger hammer than it must be electrical. :)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-09-2017, 01:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 274
Posted By 16valex
If you can't fix it with a hammer it must be...

If you can't fix it with a hammer it must be electrical! :)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-05-2017, 09:05 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 661
Posted By 16valex
RPM Hang is a function of too much air when...

RPM Hang is a function of too much air when throttle is off given the ICV and throttle plate are doing their jobs.

Unless the software on an 523 dictates and triggers a delay in fuel injection...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-05-2017, 08:37 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 661
Posted By 16valex
Next clean your throttle body and lube the...

Next clean your throttle body and lube the throttle cable. If that doesn't work try a different ICV.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-05-2017, 05:23 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 661
Posted By 16valex
I would susgest you take your ICV out and clean...

I would susgest you take your ICV out and clean it well with solvent or carb cleaner. spray it until you can hear it clacking when you quickly rotate it back and forth.

If that doesn't work you...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-04-2017, 04:12 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,442
Posted By 16valex
Poor Bella!

Poor Bella!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-04-2017, 04:10 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 661
Posted By 16valex
Thanks Matt. :D

Thanks Matt. :D
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-04-2017, 03:36 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 661
Posted By 16valex
Ahh! Good man!:) Wait! Which one did you...

Ahh! Good man!:)

Wait! Which one did you find. I hope it's not the clutch bypass method.
The real fix is the flow restriction in the intake duct elbow.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-04-2017, 03:29 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 661
Posted By 16valex
Yes, the smaller branch that goes to your ICV is...

Yes, the smaller branch that goes to your ICV is called the elbow.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-04-2017, 02:58 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 661
Posted By 16valex
That is what we called RPM Hung. It's a known...

That is what we called RPM Hung.
It's a known problem among M52 and M52tu.

The fix is to restrict the return elbow on the lower intake duct. Here's a pic of the lower intake.
PS. I used a 1...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-02-2017, 02:19 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,870
Posted By 16valex
:rofl::rofl: So true!

:rofl::rofl: So true!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-29-2017, 05:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 630
Posted By 16valex
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?at...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=588044&stc=1&d=1485692317

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=588045&stc=1&d=1485692317
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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-23-2017, 04:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 454
Posted By 16valex
I'm Burning3rd with 4.97 rear diff, and I don't...

I'm Burning3rd with 4.97 rear diff, and I don't know what you're talking about.:D
But if I have to guess it would be your VANOS.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-23-2017, 03:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 454
Posted By 16valex
I like your camper. What is it?

I like your camper. What is it?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-19-2017, 06:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 774
Posted By 16valex
Lol! :) I like love shack.

Lol! :)

I like love shack.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-18-2017, 04:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 569
Posted By 16valex
No.

No.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-15-2017, 08:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 694
Posted By 16valex
It's back but with update

OK guys. So, after haven't started the car for 2 weeks first start up the DSC light came on and greeted me. :(

Using my C110 I cleared all the codes in ABS and LEWD menus. Here are the codes....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-14-2017, 04:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 338
Posted By 16valex
Here's an underside pic of an M54 by a member. ...

Here's an underside pic of an M54 by a member.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=586811&stc=1&d=1484394373
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-27-2016, 07:06 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,542
Posted By 16valex
I fix electrical problem with a hammer all the...

I fix electrical problem with a hammer all the time. Get a hammer and tap on the starter to see if it wakes up.
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