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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 12-28-2014, 01:51 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,881
Posted By Splitdog
"Keep them doggies rollin'"! :thumbup:

"Keep them doggies rollin'"! :thumbup:
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 12-25-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 218
Posted By Splitdog
Merry Christmas!!

Merry Christmas!!
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-01-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 214
Posted By Splitdog
Yeah, we wanted to go. We'll see you Tuesday....

Yeah, we wanted to go. We'll see you Tuesday. Text me. Where we eatin' ? :p
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-01-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 214
Posted By Splitdog
Nice! :thumbup:

Nice! :thumbup:
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-26-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 393
Posted By Splitdog
Yes!

Yes!
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 06-28-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 780
Posted By Splitdog
And you have to be careful with those. I dropped...

And you have to be careful with those. I dropped a drive shaft from about 6 inches and thought nothing of it. The car had a horrible shuddering. I was lucky that I mentioned that I dropped it to the...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 06-10-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 763
Views: 26,273
Posted By Splitdog
Changed out the top and bottom radiator hoses and...

Changed out the top and bottom radiator hoses and flushed and filled. She's happy now!
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 05-19-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,285
Posted By Splitdog
My alarm was going off at weird times for...

My alarm was going off at weird times for nothing. So I just changed my hood sensor out because I read that it is cheap, and a common source for this problem. Troubleshooting, etc. was going to be my...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 05-19-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,285
Posted By Splitdog
Yes, it is a fairly common malady for these cars.

Yes, it is a fairly common malady for these cars.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 05-19-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,285
Posted By Splitdog
Usually it is the hood sensor. About $20.

Usually it is the hood sensor. About $20.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 05-08-2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 490
Posted By Splitdog
Nice, Darth!!

Nice, Darth!!
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-19-2014, 10:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 969
Posted By Splitdog
I'm an Interstate guy.

I'm an Interstate guy.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-16-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 526
Posted By Splitdog
I agree. Airspeed and flow characteristics are...

I agree. Airspeed and flow characteristics are not arrived at by guessing. Dinan and BMW have done extensive research into this to obtain the 'best of both worlds' I'm sure. And it all works with the...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-09-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 576
Posted By Splitdog
If you're going to do it, do it right. Unhook the...

If you're going to do it, do it right. Unhook the trans cooler return line (at the trans) and place in a bucket. Have someone else pumping the new fluid in the trans (in the normal fill plug), then...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-31-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,603
Posted By Splitdog
I would say the car. That is how they designed it.

I would say the car. That is how they designed it.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-27-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 282
Posted By Splitdog
I'd go stock myself. Why spend extra?

I'd go stock myself. Why spend extra?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-27-2014, 12:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 282
Posted By Splitdog
Akebono pads. No dust, and stop great.

Akebono pads. No dust, and stop great.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-26-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,603
Posted By Splitdog
It should run out the port when cold. Then 1 pump...

It should run out the port when cold. Then 1 pump and put the screw in quickly. ;)
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-22-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 380
Posted By Splitdog
And you don't need to remove the rear seat tops,...

And you don't need to remove the rear seat tops, just pull them out of the way. The seat belts are hard to deal with. ;)
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-22-2014, 02:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 380
Posted By Splitdog
You have to pull out the rear seat bottoms, pull...

You have to pull out the rear seat bottoms, pull out the rear seat tops, pull the C-pillar covers by removing the lights, then there are 3 small bolts holding them in. Remove the speaker grilles,...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-15-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 496
Posted By Splitdog
I have that rubber. I have to buy it by the 100'...

I have that rubber. I have to buy it by the 100' roll. It just presses in and is a perfect fit. After you see how it is, you'll want to go all the way to the front, instead of just 2' around the rear...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-13-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 978
Posted By Splitdog
Yeah, no.

Yeah, no.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-13-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 226
Posted By Splitdog
I had tranny issues. Mine had 160,000 on her and...

I had tranny issues. Mine had 160,000 on her and it would drop and stay in a lower gear. The trans was overheating. We opened her up to check the temp sensor and ended up just rebuilding her....
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-01-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,352
Posted By Splitdog
Lemforder. If you're going to keep her.

Lemforder. If you're going to keep her.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-27-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 460
Posted By Splitdog
Yes to the above^^^. If you 'milk' your battery,...

Yes to the above^^^. If you 'milk' your battery, you run the risk of unnecessarily taxing what's left of your alternator. Ask me how I know.
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