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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-05-2016, 04:05 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,248
Posted By StRaNgEdAyS
Gahhh... I didn't see the forum, that's a 5...

Gahhh...
I didn't see the forum, that's a 5 series not a 3. Stupid tapatalk recommending threads...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-05-2016, 01:41 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,248
Posted By StRaNgEdAyS
My set up from the cats back. 544829 The sound...

My set up from the cats back. 544829
The sound :
https://youtu.be/Z-5_ddWd9fM
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-10-2015, 11:45 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 762
Posted By StRaNgEdAyS
What the hell is wrong with you...:rofl: My...

What the hell is wrong with you...:rofl:
My daughter however decided on Aspen for the name since the colour is Aspensilber :thumbup:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-02-2015, 07:42 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,245
Posted By StRaNgEdAyS
It is a nice place to live, though temperatures...

It is a nice place to live, though temperatures in summer will regularly exceed 100F in the shade.
It does snow in some places, I've never physically seen it though, and I'm in no hurry to either...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-02-2015, 07:03 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,246
Posted By StRaNgEdAyS
I think you'll find the 540 shares the same...

I think you'll find the 540 shares the same cooler.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-02-2015, 07:02 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,245
Posted By StRaNgEdAyS
What is this 'snow' you all speak of? :rofl:

What is this 'snow' you all speak of? :rofl:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-29-2015, 08:54 PM
Replies: 3,175
Views: 360,788
Posted By StRaNgEdAyS
I'm thinking either Dynavin or Eonon

I'm thinking either Dynavin or Eonon
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-29-2015, 08:54 PM
Replies: 3,175
Views: 360,788
Posted By StRaNgEdAyS
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Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 11-28-2015, 12:53 AM
Replies: 2,034
Views: 291,078
Posted By StRaNgEdAyS
Oooookay...

Oooookay...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-24-2015, 11:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 318
Posted By StRaNgEdAyS
It's looking like a possibility... Otherwise it...

It's looking like a possibility... Otherwise it would show up in the scan
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-24-2015, 04:24 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 860
Posted By StRaNgEdAyS
The drainage problem in the 3 series is often...

The drainage problem in the 3 series is often worse. It's not hard to swap out the brake booster. While you're at it clean out the drains.
You car is a manual so there's only one computer under...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-23-2015, 07:01 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,241
Posted By StRaNgEdAyS
291860km / 183217mi

291860km / 183217mi
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-23-2015, 06:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 348
Posted By StRaNgEdAyS
I have coilovers using the factory mount on the...

I have coilovers using the factory mount on the rears (the fronts required different ones) and I've had no issues at all.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-21-2015, 03:05 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 860
Posted By StRaNgEdAyS
You'll find the enjoyment will (usually) far...

You'll find the enjoyment will (usually) far outweigh the cost..
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-17-2015, 09:39 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 860
Posted By StRaNgEdAyS
Does the vehicle unlock at all using the fob......

Does the vehicle unlock at all using the fob... will the boot unlock using either the button in the cabin or the key in the lock?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-17-2015, 09:38 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 860
Posted By StRaNgEdAyS
Once the valve cover is done it should be good...

Once the valve cover is done it should be good for another 60k miles.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-17-2015, 08:35 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 860
Posted By StRaNgEdAyS
If you're parking it outside consider a cover for...

If you're parking it outside consider a cover for fall and winter.
If they haven't been maintained that well they will cost you a little..
Liken it to an arterial leak rather than a full on bleed....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-10-2015, 05:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 434
Posted By StRaNgEdAyS
You'll need to get yourself a cable and...

You'll need to get yourself a cable and programming software... You can get it from eBay cheap enough these days.
I use a dedicated XP laptop for this stuff, it's sole purpose in life is to sit on...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-10-2015, 05:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 331
Posted By StRaNgEdAyS
Also when was the last time the transmission was...

Also when was the last time the transmission was serviced, if at all?
I'm betting this is the 5HP25/A5s440Z transmission and that mileage is well into the dreaded TRANS FAILSAFE PROG territory.
The...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-09-2015, 06:18 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,274
Posted By StRaNgEdAyS
I'm not sure if 13.7v while the car is running is...

I'm not sure if 13.7v while the car is running is sufficient voltage coming from the alternator.
I'd want to see at least 14v there.
Do you have a meter you can put on the battery wile the car is...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-09-2015, 04:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 411
Posted By StRaNgEdAyS
If the gasket is blown you won't get a reliable...

If the gasket is blown you won't get a reliable compression reading until it's replaced, no matter what you do.
It's not the antifreeze residue stopping the compression, it's the leak in the gasket.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-09-2015, 04:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 434
Posted By StRaNgEdAyS
Shoot me a message if you want. 0488677736. ...

Shoot me a message if you want. 0488677736.
You'll get to know the guys at KMJ europarts pretty well by the end of the journey.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-09-2015, 01:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 434
Posted By StRaNgEdAyS
I bought a 6 speed gearbox from the USA from a...

I bought a 6 speed gearbox from the USA from a 540 that came complete with clutch, flywheel, shifter, tailshaft, and LHD pedal box (which I only used for switches, the master cylinder and pedal...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-09-2015, 05:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 434
Posted By StRaNgEdAyS
Where in Oz are you? I'd be happy to have a...

Where in Oz are you?
I'd be happy to have a yarn with you about what I've learned doing mine so far. Every time I think I'm close something else comes up, I'm replacing a diff and rear axles mainly...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-09-2015, 04:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 434
Posted By StRaNgEdAyS
I just bought a brake and clutch pedal from a UK...

I just bought a brake and clutch pedal from a UK eBay store.
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