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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-08-2014, 09:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 319
Posted By Eero
What sensor you think removing? Take cords off...

What sensor you think removing? Take cords off from ABS box.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-03-2014, 04:07 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,024
Posted By Eero
It dosent mater if it is metal or plastic....

It dosent mater if it is metal or plastic. Bearing goes out ~100k km. New OEM plastic last 100k km and 2 years. Aftermarket metal last 170k km and 4 years.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-02-2014, 01:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 333
Posted By Eero
OEM parts not available, so beisan is right (and...

OEM parts not available, so beisan is right (and only one) solution. Easy DIY if you follow instruction carefully and have right tools.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-30-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 1,979
Views: 221,403
Posted By Eero
Airbag light :rofl:

Airbag light :rofl:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-26-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 233
Posted By Eero
Here good photos ...

Here good photos
https://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=399580
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-25-2014, 11:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 276
Posted By Eero
Sticker goes onto cap. It must be blind mechanic...

Sticker goes onto cap. It must be blind mechanic then...
http://www.bavauto.com/assets/product_images/7/71246798132.jpg
Problem comes if engine bay is washed, sticker might fly away. Originally...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-25-2014, 10:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 233
Posted By Eero
No need marking, its easy to put back in right...

No need marking, its easy to put back in right position.

Do it like Beisan.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-24-2014, 11:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 233
Posted By Eero
No need to do #1. #4 means nothing for you....

No need to do #1.
#4 means nothing for you. E39 struts is different than in photo. Some cars adjust caster, camber or toe because bolt holes are square not round.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-24-2014, 11:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 276
Posted By Eero
Self level suspension is air springs rear, no...

Self level suspension is air springs rear, no hydraulic struts like in e34.

There is filter inside reservoir, cant be replace so have to buy new reservoir. New reservoir cap says CHF only and if...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-23-2014, 10:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 260
Posted By Eero
Yes you are ok.

Yes you are ok.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 03-23-2014, 02:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 260
Posted By Eero
Too big. Use 225/50-17, its bigger than...

Too big. Use 225/50-17, its bigger than 235/45-17 and little bit bigger than 225/55-16.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-21-2014, 11:59 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,322
Posted By Eero
I hope you see problem here in photo. Both are...

I hope you see problem here in photo. Both are new, other is just dusty. Front one is no-name bearing and no working. Rear is Koyo/SKF and it works. Problem is in black ABS ring, it' s too deep in...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-21-2014, 11:47 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,322
Posted By Eero
1983 came last E21 Bmw with transmission speed...

1983 came last E21 Bmw with transmission speed sensor. After that sensor is in diff and from 1994 E38 it's in left rear ABS sensor.



No special VSS in Bmw.

If speedometer not working,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-16-2014, 10:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 307
Posted By Eero
You also need computer and software, so you can...

You also need computer and software, so you can open ABS and DSC valves and run DSC pre charge pump. Otherwise new fluid is not everywhear.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-12-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 1,631
Posted By Eero
I have done this many Bmws. Here climate is...

I have done this many Bmws. Here climate is quite cool, winter might be -20C and summer +30C. Never any problem. If coolant temp rise too high, electric fan starts and cools engine down. Never seen...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-15-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 326
Posted By Eero
Yes Continental studded. Next winter i might buy...

Yes Continental studded. Next winter i might buy studless.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-14-2014, 09:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 664
Posted By Eero
First i put new Lemfrder control arms with...

First i put new Lemfrder control arms with bushings. But steereing was not very precise and brakes shakes sometimes. Then i put Powerflex bushings and world of difference. I drove those Lemfrders...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-14-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 326
Posted By Eero
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?at...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=422059&d=1392114646

Im driving.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 02-12-2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,187
Posted By Eero
Here almost everobody have studded winter tires....

Here almost everobody have studded winter tires. But if you have winter weather only now and then, normal winter tires is ok

Always when somewhere in USA snows, here news show how cars slipping...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-11-2014, 11:10 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,034
Posted By Eero
:thumbup: Here winter has been most just...

:thumbup:

Here winter has been most just raining and very little snow. And you have our snow. Now its 32F and half inch snow, last year this time it was -22F and 3 foot snow. Climate chance...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 02-11-2014, 11:08 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,187
Posted By Eero
You can drive winter tire also if its warm. If...

You can drive winter tire also if its warm. If its get hot then swap. Ive been driving Central europen winter tires (means speed rating H or V, northern tire is Q, T Or R) all year round. It good...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 02-11-2014, 10:47 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,187
Posted By Eero
What problem? Im sure your car has optimal weight...

What problem? Im sure your car has optimal weight distribution (like every Bmw) 50-50 or very near that. If you put more weight into boot, its going to be dangerous like rear engine Corvair years...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 02-11-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,187
Posted By Eero
Try Nokian WR A3 ( same kind of high speed winter...

Try Nokian WR A3 ( same kind of high speed winter tires also available many brands) http://www.nokiantyres.com/tyre?id=21399126&group=1.01&name=Nokian%20WR%20A3 Its not hardcore winter tire for...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 02-11-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,187
Posted By Eero
You need good winter tires, that's it. All season...

You need good winter tires, that's it. All season and summer tires is rubish when cold and ice.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-11-2014, 02:31 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,034
Posted By Eero
What are you complaining there? Yes it says -32...

What are you complaining there? Yes it says -32 Celsius, later it was -34C but photo is too blurry.
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