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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 12:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 247
Posted By severe530i
Penn State!!! And hopefully winning against...

Penn State!!!
And hopefully winning against the Buckeyes on Saturday!





Went to the local indy garage and he said it's the catalytic converter. Mystery solved.
Thanks for all the...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 10-22-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 183
Posted By severe530i
Mileage, please? Instrument cluster pixels...

Mileage, please?
Instrument cluster pixels dead? I see some missing on the radio.
Can you list the reasons why or provide pictures of the deficiencies interior and exterior?
Do you have...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-22-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 247
Posted By severe530i
Help diagnosing "rattle" sound

I noticed this rattle sound the other day at the drive-thru. I can hear it only at low RPM's and light throttle. I've searched the threads, watched some videos, and came up with some ideas as to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-02-2014, 07:01 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,446
Posted By severe530i
I remember it took a long time to find, but can't...

I remember it took a long time to find, but can't recall now...
One thing I didn't mention in my previous post is that these bulbs are not quite as bright as the OEM. they work, but when side by...
Forum: Tools and Miscellaneous 10-17-2013, 08:04 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 735
Posted By severe530i
DISA Valve O Ring For Intake Manifold Adjusting Unit 11617504543 E39 E46 Z3

Got the O-Ring but didn't need it. Looking to get what I paid for it. Listed on eBay, but will sell "offline."

$3.99 with free shipping.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/151144847634...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-11-2013, 09:12 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 653
Posted By severe530i
Caveat Emptor. You need to carefully read your...

Caveat Emptor. You need to carefully read your policy since all of the pertinent information is contained therein.
Read your insurance policy? LOL. Just like people read the TOS for iTunes or...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-11-2013, 09:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 506
Posted By severe530i
The first symptom sounds like it could be the...

The first symptom sounds like it could be the torque converter, but with no codes, perhaps not. Not sure the other symptoms are related.
Which maintenance/repairs have been done on the car?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-11-2013, 08:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 648
Posted By severe530i
Welcome to the club. As longs as you're happy...

Welcome to the club. As longs as you're happy with it, you got a good deal. Keep up with the maintenance and search this forum for all of your diagnostic and repair needs.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-11-2013, 08:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 251
Posted By severe530i
welcome to the club. You have passed your first...

welcome to the club. You have passed your first test. There are many more to come. Good luck and nice job searching this forum for your benefit.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-10-2013, 02:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 899
Posted By severe530i
Whistling sound coming from engine!!!

Wish I could wait but I need it today. Wondering what I should do with the old unit...
Leaving now to get new one, then eat. Hope to get it in tonight and get up and running.
Thanks for all the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-10-2013, 12:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 899
Posted By severe530i
Dealer wants $275+ tax and it's in stock. Now I...

Dealer wants $275+ tax and it's in stock. Now I just need a ride down there...:tsk::eeps:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-10-2013, 12:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 899
Posted By severe530i
Whistling sound coming from engine!!!

Update: got the O-ring today and hoped it was the problem/easy solution. Nope. Worst case scenario, a broken DISA.
Any thoughts on the broken pieces that went inside the engine? That missing piece...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-08-2013, 02:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 899
Posted By severe530i
http://youtu.be/01i2tgcRaDA bad O-Ring on...

http://youtu.be/01i2tgcRaDA

bad O-Ring on DISA or vacuum leak elsewhere?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-08-2013, 12:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 899
Posted By severe530i
Well, this was a recent thread on topic, so I'll...

Well, this was a recent thread on topic, so I'll add my recent experience here. I searched the forums and there's just too much information scattered about that it takes so much time to find the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-08-2013, 10:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 929
Posted By severe530i
Hey Bluebee, the highlighted link is dead. I'd...

Hey Bluebee, the highlighted link is dead. I'd like to see that video. I'm currently having issues and I'm trying to determine what to look for before taking my car into the shop. Hoping it's...
Forum: Off-Topic 10-07-2013, 02:37 PM
Replies: 3,403
Views: 177,612
Posted By severe530i
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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-07-2013, 01:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,136
Posted By severe530i
I searched for a thread that contained the same...

I searched for a thread that contained the same codes and symptoms I'm experiencing and this seemed like the one to post in...and resurrect after nearly 2 years.
Started the car the other day,...
Forum: Off-Topic 09-12-2013, 10:04 AM
Replies: 3,403
Views: 177,612
Posted By severe530i
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Forum: Off-Topic 09-12-2013, 09:53 AM
Replies: 3,403
Views: 177,612
Posted By severe530i
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Forum: Off-Topic 09-12-2013, 09:41 AM
Replies: 3,403
Views: 177,612
Posted By severe530i
Sorry about last triple post... ...

Sorry about last triple post...

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Forum: Off-Topic 09-12-2013, 09:36 AM
Replies: 3,403
Views: 177,612
Posted By severe530i
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Forum: Off-Topic 09-12-2013, 09:31 AM
Replies: 3,403
Views: 177,612
Posted By severe530i
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Forum: Off-Topic 09-07-2013, 07:41 PM
Replies: 3,403
Views: 177,612
Posted By severe530i
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Forum: Off-Topic 09-07-2013, 07:40 PM
Replies: 3,403
Views: 177,612
Posted By severe530i
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Forum: Off-Topic 09-07-2013, 07:39 PM
Replies: 3,403
Views: 177,612
Posted By severe530i
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