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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-05-2011, 05:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 650
Posted By bigg fella
Shimmey shimmy shake at 40

I'm normally in the e38 section but a friend of mine is having an issue with a front end shake at about 40mph. He had his tires balanced and a tie rod has been replaced, everything else seems tight....
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 06-28-2011, 05:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,248
Posted By bigg fella
Replace both, I plan to eventually but I only did...

Replace both, I plan to eventually but I only did the faulty one for now. If you have unlocked your OBC just use test 6. Most of what I've found is that the left one is normally the culprit. I...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 06-11-2011, 07:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,443
Posted By bigg fella
Thanks for the input and insight, definitely...

Thanks for the input and insight, definitely gonna tackle it in the next couple days

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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 06-08-2011, 04:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 495
Posted By bigg fella
You just reminded me how BADLY I need to polish...

You just reminded me how BADLY I need to polish se7en, great job by the way
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 06-08-2011, 03:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,443
Posted By bigg fella
ok, found the senders for sale on BMA autoparts,...

ok, found the senders for sale on BMA autoparts, could one of them be bad? I'm assuming that one is and the other is the only one sending a signal. I would assume the computer takes both readings...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 06-08-2011, 03:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,443
Posted By bigg fella
01 740iL - Curious fuel gauge activity

Just recently, my fuel gauge has started floating around quite a bit. It along with the remaining mileage on the display fluctuate much more and faster than normal. Could it possibly be the fuel...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 06-01-2011, 06:48 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,356
Posted By bigg fella
I hit 145 once when my brother decided to see...

I hit 145 once when my brother decided to see what se7en could do. He was driving a caddy sts and when he was about to get off the onramp to the het, I saw the back end of the caddy drop so I knew...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-08-2011, 07:44 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 900
Posted By bigg fella
The 1995 models have taller gears in the rear end...

The 1995 models have taller gears in the rear end and you have a 3.15 rear diff (same as sport model) as opposed to the 2.93 in the 1996 and up 740, and the 2.82 in the 750. The taller the gear, the...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-08-2011, 07:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 758
Posted By bigg fella
Looks fun! Couldn't do mud but a nice empty wet...

Looks fun! Couldn't do mud but a nice empty wet parking lot works for me

sent from the EVO baby!
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-31-2011, 09:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 715
Posted By bigg fella
Oh how something so simple can make me smile...

Finally have all Led's in the back, well almost....
I bought some led tails a while back, the ones with the tubes in it a la 5 series. Looked great except I didn't like the regular incandescent...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-30-2011, 05:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,424
Posted By bigg fella
Well, for the sensor its nothing really to report...

Well, for the sensor its nothing really to report other than regaining what was lost with the bad one. It's the OE sensor so there will be no issues either

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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-28-2011, 08:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,424
Posted By bigg fella
I took the sensor out of a VW housing following...

I took the sensor out of a VW housing following the info by Edwin at BFC, works like a charm. Identical sensor just a different housing, here are some part numbers to make your search easier. I paid...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-25-2011, 10:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,600
Posted By bigg fella
AWESOME! now I know what I have to do, I figured...

AWESOME! now I know what I have to do, I figured that was the issue...

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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-23-2011, 03:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,600
Posted By bigg fella
Waiting with baited breath as I'm exhibiting the...

Waiting with baited breath as I'm exhibiting the same symptoms....

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Forum: 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994) 03-23-2011, 02:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,897
Posted By bigg fella
I believe he's referring to the feature where you...

I believe he's referring to the feature where you need to put in the 4 digit code to start the car a la Transporter...

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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-23-2011, 06:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 856
Posted By bigg fella
http://184.72.239.143/mu/ad65277f-f2c0-48fe.jpg ...

http://184.72.239.143/mu/ad65277f-f2c0-48fe.jpg

Really loving the results from the quick waxing yesterday

http://184.72.239.143/mu/ad65277f-f2fc-2429.jpg
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Forum: 6 Series 03-23-2011, 06:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 951
Posted By bigg fella
The Akebono's are AWESOME! I have the on my 7 and...

The Akebono's are AWESOME! I have the on my 7 and they stop soooo much better than OE and anything else available to the standard consumer.

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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-22-2011, 10:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 856
Posted By bigg fella
Something called Noxon I think it was, everytime...

Something called Noxon I think it was, everytime I looked at the bottle I kept thinking Nonoxynol 9 :rofl:

Waxed her up with Meguiars Gold Class...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-22-2011, 10:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 856
Posted By bigg fella
Took me two hours to

go from this....

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v125/marv3028/IMAG0063.jpg

to this....

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v125/marv3028/IMAG0064.jpg
...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-22-2011, 02:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 831
Posted By bigg fella
The guilty part(y) ...

The guilty part(y)
http://184.72.239.143/mu/44f72685-128a-56c5.jpg

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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-22-2011, 08:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 831
Posted By bigg fella
it actually works out IMHO, I could've gotten it...

it actually works out IMHO, I could've gotten it for $90 shipped but I would still be without a car until Wednesday or Thursday and spent more than that trying to get to and from work and such.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-21-2011, 06:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 831
Posted By bigg fella
YAY, got my new tensioner today for 111 bucks ...

YAY, got my new tensioner today for 111 bucks
http://184.72.239.143/mu/ad65eb09-0118-6241.jpg

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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-20-2011, 09:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 831
Posted By bigg fella
Exactly! First thing that came to mind was, "I am...

Exactly! First thing that came to mind was, "I am SO glad it didnt happen on the highway requiring a tow"
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-19-2011, 09:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 831
Posted By bigg fella
Talk about fortunate...

I had just gotten off work and went to hop in se7en. Got everything set, key in ignition, started her up. Sat for a second while I plugged my cell into the charger and tapped the gas to hear this...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-16-2011, 08:00 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 10,748
Posted By bigg fella
Wooow, that specs .pdf is awesome! sent from...

Wooow, that specs .pdf is awesome!

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