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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-13-2011, 06:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,224
Posted By 87vert
I cleaned and oiled it and it really helped. No...

I cleaned and oiled it and it really helped. No longer need to use two hands to get past certain points.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-12-2011, 06:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,224
Posted By 87vert
How did you get access to the universal joint?...

How did you get access to the universal joint? Underneath or from above? I will check it out tomorrow.


Is there any way to determine if it is the pump or rack? Aside from replacing one and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-12-2011, 02:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,224
Posted By 87vert
I am having the same issue. While I am turning it...

I am having the same issue. While I am turning it feels like it is sticking at certain points during the turn. Only seems to be at lower speeds like in a neighborhood or shopping center. Turns fine...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-31-2011, 07:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 799
Posted By 87vert
Another dealer quoted $710. HAHA. Spoke...

Another dealer quoted $710. HAHA.

Spoke with an indy over email and they said $260-$270 including a state inspection so I replied back just to clarify that it includes pads and rotors.

Monroe...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-31-2011, 04:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 799
Posted By 87vert
Called one of the local dealers since they are...

Called one of the local dealers since they are the first ones open:

Pads / Rotors - 558.28 w/ tax.
-15% BMWCCA parts discount ($46)

So it looks like they are charging about $310 for parts and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-30-2011, 07:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 799
Posted By 87vert
I wouldn't mind waiting but the inspection just...

I wouldn't mind waiting but the inspection just happens to also be due this month and I am on vacation for 10 days. LOL.

I'm going to call around to a few shops tomorrow morning.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-30-2011, 06:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 799
Posted By 87vert
Rear Brakes - Shop charge

Any idea's on how much I would be looking at spending to have the rear rotors/pads changed out on my 02 525i?

The pad sensor just came on yesterday. I replaced the fronts last year so those are...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-20-2010, 04:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,985
Posted By 87vert
lol 2 days of driving is not enough to determine...

lol 2 days of driving is not enough to determine a "loss" in mpg it is probably you using more throttle.
Forum: Off-Topic 08-16-2010, 11:00 AM
Replies: 2,458
Views: 162,220
Posted By 87vert
lol it's being towed by another truck :rofl:

lol it's being towed by another truck :rofl:
Forum: Off-Topic 08-16-2010, 10:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,155
Posted By 87vert
email Steve Jobs, they replaced the iPad for that...

email Steve Jobs, they replaced the iPad for that kid who got mugged. Tell them your story and maybe they will do something. Who knows can't hurt to try.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-16-2010, 08:39 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,392
Posted By 87vert
have them checked / repaired at another shop and...

have them checked / repaired at another shop and send the first shop the bill. They have had enough chances to fix it.
Forum: General Automotive Forum 08-13-2010, 08:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 997
Posted By 87vert
I think they are trying to hard to be like the...

I think they are trying to hard to be like the original. Why are those 2 wearing almost the same shirt? LOL
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-11-2010, 12:07 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,910
Posted By 87vert
new code: EMB5 $25 off of $60 Expires Aug 14th

new code: EMB5
$25 off of $60
Expires Aug 14th
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-11-2010, 11:57 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,854
Posted By 87vert
probably the a/c drain lines atleast that was my...

probably the a/c drain lines atleast that was my problem when I had water sloshing in there.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showpost.php?p=5194179&postcount=67
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-11-2010, 09:04 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,790
Posted By 87vert
LOL wow not sure how I revived this thread,...

LOL wow not sure how I revived this thread, didn't pay attention to the dates LOL. sorry.

anyways I ordered a battery from http://www.digikey.com/

hopefully I can get the other key fixed so I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-11-2010, 06:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 612
Posted By 87vert
might be hard to find ...

might be hard to find

http://www.aolcdn.com/new_promos/dl_cooper_733x270.jpg



http://www.plastidip.com/home_solutions/Plasti_Dip


you can create your own color:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-10-2010, 12:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,419
Posted By 87vert
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=359810

Looking at that DIY no tool is needed.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-10-2010, 08:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,419
Posted By 87vert
why do you need new keys? you should be able to...

why do you need new keys? you should be able to get a new cylinder setup for your key. Otherwise your new key will not work in the door if your battery ever dies.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-09-2010, 04:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,790
Posted By 87vert
I will have to try this. when I first bought the...

I will have to try this. when I first bought the car the 2nd key did not unlock the doors remotely. I immediately popped it apart trying to replace the battery. after removing the battery I could not...
Forum: Off-Topic 08-09-2010, 12:57 PM
Replies: 319
Views: 14,139
Posted By 87vert
I added the Flash plugin for SBsettings so I can...

I added the Flash plugin for SBsettings so I can turn it on and off as I see fit.
Forum: Off-Topic 08-09-2010, 12:56 PM
Replies: 319
Views: 14,139
Posted By 87vert
nothing yet. had some problems with cydia running...

nothing yet. had some problems with cydia running slow when trying to download things the first day but that was because everyone was on it LOL.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-09-2010, 09:03 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,122
Posted By 87vert
I thought you could just leave the bolts loose...

I thought you could just leave the bolts loose and then the wheels would stick out further? Make sure you leave them all the same otherwise it might screw with your alignment.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-09-2010, 07:07 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 46,016
Posted By 87vert
Is this the same as INPA code 68 for Tank venting...

Is this the same as INPA code 68 for Tank venting valve?
Forum: Off-Topic 08-09-2010, 06:13 AM
Replies: 319
Views: 14,139
Posted By 87vert
I love my iPhone 4 even more after jailbreaking...

I love my iPhone 4 even more after jailbreaking it.

Wifi-Syncing, wifi / usb tethering, Adobe Flash in safari, google voice, ability to block #'s, PSX emulator.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-09-2010, 04:16 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 53,126
Posted By 87vert
My filler hose actually had a crack in it. Mine...

My filler hose actually had a crack in it. Mine is also different as it goes inside of the tank as opposed to outside of the neck so a zip tie would not do any good. I wrapped it in tape and it...
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