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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-04-2015, 07:08 AM
Replies: 392
Views: 53,157
Posted By Jase007
I agree. Not bad for a 71 year young touring...

I agree.

Not bad for a 71 year young touring enthusiast!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-23-2015, 08:45 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 17,545
Posted By Jase007
Econo: I purchased them from my local...

Econo:

I purchased them from my local Advance Auto Parts store.

The repair is holding up well 7+ years later...

Also, just replaced the last battery in these pics (Advance Auto Parts brand -...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-05-2014, 05:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 550
Posted By Jase007
Get the air out of your system first. (what John...

Get the air out of your system first. (what John said)



Big clue ... no coolant in heater core.



Yup.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-22-2014, 05:54 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,594
Posted By Jase007
Interested in hearing your results. I have the...

Interested in hearing your results. I have the 14mm sport already.

I was looking at doing this for my touring but NOVA driving is stoplight to stoplight.

$$$ went to other reliability parts...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-15-2014, 07:27 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 611
Posted By Jase007
Crazy posting at 2:41 AM! Good luck knocking...

Crazy posting at 2:41 AM!

Good luck knocking it out today.

Car will be transformed!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-11-2014, 08:15 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,424
Posted By Jase007
When I saw that in your pics I was surprised. ...

When I saw that in your pics I was surprised.

I believe the Valeo single mass flywheel conversion is setup with sprung hubbed clutch disc and a standard (non-SAC) pressure plate.

I have had a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-11-2014, 05:45 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,424
Posted By Jase007
Nice job 16valex. Is the single mass...

Nice job 16valex.

Is the single mass flywheel ~ 26lbs like the OEM/SACHs/LUK dual-mass flywheel?

Valeo's single mass flywheel solution is approximately the same weight as the OEM/SACHs/LUK...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-06-2014, 05:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 310
Posted By Jase007
Handy & StPike75: Sent you both PMs via...

Handy & StPike75:

Sent you both PMs via Bimmerfest's system.

Best to also contact me via email: Jase007[@]]aol[.]com

Cheers!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-17-2014, 03:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 586
Posted By Jase007
Ryan: Search the forums .. you can use a 3...

Ryan:

Search the forums .. you can use a 3 jaw puller to compress the springs in the SAC and "reset it" (rotate internals when up on the DMF ... with puller still on it) when reinstalling ... so...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-17-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 410
Posted By Jase007
Paid $300 to Module Master 9/19/07. No...

Paid $300 to Module Master 9/19/07.

No problems since. :)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-24-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 865
Posted By Jase007
/\ | | This is what I need.

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This is what I need.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-30-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,612
Posted By Jase007
On a touring, check the battery tray hasn't...

On a touring, check the battery tray hasn't broken it's spot welds and is allowing water in that way (inspect from underneath).

Saw another touring with a broken battery tray last week. That...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-26-2014, 04:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 885
Posted By Jase007
I replaced mine and it still leaked. Like...

I replaced mine and it still leaked.

Like these guys, I placed some wadded up (but breathable) scotch brite into the vent hole in the cap.

Works OK but still occasionally leaks through.
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-21-2014, 04:32 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 11,492
Posted By Jase007
4th: I will search back through order...

4th:



I will search back through order forms / receipts and see if I can get the part number.

Ride height didn't change.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-19-2014, 06:58 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 11,492
Posted By Jase007
4th: After trying the aftermarket SACHS "red...

4th:

After trying the aftermarket SACHS "red label" advantage shocks (from autohausaz.com) .... I went back to Koni yellow sports in front and dealer supplied SACHS sports in the rear on my...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-19-2014, 06:49 AM
Replies: 392
Views: 53,157
Posted By Jase007
4th After trying the aftermarket SACHS "red...

4th

After trying the aftermarket SACHS "red label" advantage shocks (from autohausaz.com) .... I went back to Koni yellow sports in front and dealer supplied SACHS sports in the rear on my touring.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-29-2014, 12:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,310
Posted By Jase007
brke: Here is a thread : ...

brke:


Here is a thread :

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=252856&highlight=

...on my melted battery cable/connections in my touring.

broken battery tray and loose +...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-17-2013, 02:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 795
Posted By Jase007
Agree, lots of win!

Agree, lots of win!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-04-2013, 06:01 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,608
Posted By Jase007
IF you go this route (repair and replace) look up...

IF you go this route (repair and replace) look up time-certs and helicoils.

Have been using them on high-comp aluminum and magnesium race engine case halves for years.

No issues and is a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-19-2013, 05:34 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,930
Posted By Jase007
Check Bentley manual. If I remember...

Check Bentley manual.

If I remember correctly when I was chasing fuel issues ... specification for ALL E39s is 50 psi +/- 2 psi.

Cheers.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-24-2013, 01:16 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,148
Posted By Jase007
Way to Git R Dun Poolman! The touring rear...

Way to Git R Dun Poolman!

The touring rear subframe bushing replacement was/is #2 in satisfaction behind the #1 Dual-VANOS seal replacement for me on the touring.

Been fixing, restoring and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-27-2013, 05:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 409
Posted By Jase007
Red: Assuming stock springs and control arm...

Red:

Assuming stock springs and control arm bushings are in good shape then excessive front camber = Have your mechanic look for:

1. bent strut
2. mushroomed strut tower housing (top, where...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-27-2013, 02:29 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,436
Posted By Jase007
MUSA: When I've pulled auto trannys from...

MUSA:

When I've pulled auto trannys from other BMWs (E30 and E36) the pry bar method works. Meaning ... after unbolting the flex plate .... as you separate the trans from the motor, keep constant...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-05-2013, 09:44 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,854
Posted By Jase007
I chased this problem as well with OEM equipment...

I chased this problem as well with OEM equipment and then later with brass bushing inserts I tried for a while.

Went back to OEM pins and rubber bushings on the guide pins (stock setup) and added...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-13-2013, 04:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 588
Posted By Jase007
Check that your battery is secure (clamp) and...

Check that your battery is secure (clamp) and that battery tray has not broken its spot welds to body of the car. The EHC (electronic height controller) for the self-levelling suspension (air...
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