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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-02-2012, 02:26 PM
Replies: 1
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Posted By BossHog365
Replace engine for 01 740i

Any suggestions on places to look for a engine?

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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-29-2012, 10:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,889
Posted By BossHog365
I agree. I need to start buying the oil you...

I agree. I need to start buying the oil you suggested. My value gasket is leaking according to my diagnostic test.

I replaced the coil recently. That could be the source of the smoke. I found a...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-29-2012, 07:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,889
Posted By BossHog365
Great post about the HVA. I started the bleed...

Great post about the HVA. I started the bleed process and noticed some smoke from under the hood.

Is that common? I was a little concerned so I stopped.

My experience is similar to yours. I...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-27-2012, 05:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,889
Posted By BossHog365
Video of my car noise

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kSr-fiBxa2s&feature=youtu.be

Sounds more like guide failure?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-27-2012, 04:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,889
Posted By BossHog365
Thanks joyism5! It definitely sounds like...

Thanks joyism5!

It definitely sounds like the VANOS.

I will post a video of my car later today. Any estimate on the cost to repair?

Thanks again.

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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-26-2012, 07:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,889
Posted By BossHog365
01 740i - Code p0011 "Camshaft position timing over-advanced Bank 1...what now?

My 7 is making a rattling noise. Here are the notes from my diagnostics test:

*2001 740i 170k miles*

Code p0011: Camshaft position timing over-advanced bank 1, "rattling noise in engine sounds...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-26-2012, 05:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 909
Posted By BossHog365
Thanks fellas. I got a diagnostics test done. ...

Thanks fellas. I got a diagnostics test done. Code p00111 "Camshaft position timing over-advanced Bank 1...suspect that hydrolic chain tensioner has lost tension causing slack in the chain" I need...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-20-2012, 11:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 909
Posted By BossHog365
01 740i - Good Indy shop in NC?

I need to have major work done to my 01 740i. Check engine light came on, timing chain work needs to be done. 1st quote $3200. Can I find a better deal?
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