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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-13-2015, 01:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 526
Posted By Albo
Seems to be coming from the intake tract. Check...

Seems to be coming from the intake tract. Check the intake tube for leak (either a tear or a loose connection), throttle body gasket, vaccum connections, and the DISA valve.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-07-2015, 12:51 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 707
Posted By Albo
OP...to be clear, did you check the Power...

OP...to be clear, did you check the Power Steering fluid level?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-07-2015, 12:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 251
Posted By Albo
Thanks buddy...I'll be needing this at some point...

Thanks buddy...I'll be needing this at some point sooner than later.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-05-2015, 11:27 PM
Replies: 544
Views: 73,528
Posted By Albo
Just messing about with my new phone (LG G4): ...

Just messing about with my new phone (LG G4):

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-04-2015, 04:22 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 820
Posted By Albo
Wow!! Sorry to hear. I feel like I'm losing an...

Wow!! Sorry to hear. I feel like I'm losing an old friend. Good luck with the e92...they are great cars. The 335is is especially good. I'm looking forward to buying an e90 M3 someday myself.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-02-2015, 02:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 223
Posted By Albo
You may well know better than me. I perceived...

You may well know better than me. I perceived no "slippage" as well, just the slightly higher revs. Again...Good Luck.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-02-2015, 01:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 223
Posted By Albo
Also...how many miles on your car/tranny?

Also...how many miles on your car/tranny?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-02-2015, 01:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 223
Posted By Albo
My SES came back ever 2 to 4 months for a year or...

My SES came back ever 2 to 4 months for a year or so, then stayed on. I researched and found that I could keep driving the car as is, until it was NECESSARY to swap TC's. You'll have a higher rpm...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-02-2015, 12:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 223
Posted By Albo
Well...that's all i can do. Relay my personal...

Well...that's all i can do. Relay my personal experience and my findings when I did the leg work when I had the problem. I hope it's something more trivial in your case, but I guess I neglected to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-02-2015, 12:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 223
Posted By Albo
While an electrical issue is possible, the issue...

While an electrical issue is possible, the issue is probably more directly related to the the Torque Converter Clutch slipping due a faulty Input Seal as we discussed on Bimmerforums. The TCM is...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-29-2015, 02:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 445
Posted By Albo
I'll be moving my build/upgrade thread to...

I'll be moving my build/upgrade thread to Bimmerforums, most likely. I've grown tired of seemingly helpful members that just waste time and space here. Oh help, Neil Degrasse Tyson!


Now to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-29-2015, 12:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 445
Posted By Albo
Goodbye Bimmerfest

It's been fun...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-29-2015, 12:40 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,646
Posted By Albo
I didn't clami to know the answer....I only have...

I didn't clami to know the answer....I only have more anecdotal evidence. What IS old is you recalcitrance. I'm done. I don't give a damn about what you've "contributed" to the knowledge...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-29-2015, 09:04 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,646
Posted By Albo
Let's all say it together: "You're right...

Let's all say it together:

"You're right Bluebee"

....now move on. This got old years ago.



Ignore the fact that Vanos Seal replacement fixes your symptoms....yes even a cold stall on...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-24-2015, 02:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 359
Posted By Albo
Nice car! Good Luck and have fun.

Nice car! Good Luck and have fun.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-21-2015, 01:58 PM
Replies: 2,826
Views: 316,633
Posted By Albo
https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/De6rZKhTaJfQI358...

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/De6rZKhTaJfQI3586dDNzqvpNb5h06TztXQzz-suFpxz=w804-h963-no
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-21-2015, 01:55 PM
Replies: 544
Views: 73,528
Posted By Albo
Just 'cuz.... ...

Just 'cuz....

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-11-2015, 04:29 PM
Replies: 544
Views: 73,528
Posted By Albo
I did not purchase from Jeff. I bought a "Demo...

I did not purchase from Jeff. I bought a "Demo Unit" from a seller on eBay for about $400. Ratings were good so I went for it.

Installation done. I did not use the included metal brackets for...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-10-2015, 11:10 PM
Replies: 544
Views: 73,528
Posted By Albo
This may have come in the mail today: ...

This may have come in the mail today:

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/GMyIBwEywDQTv83Jl8hQ16fB1s65WN2Blfb0afhM-RuB=w842-h631-no
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-05-2015, 12:31 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,343
Posted By Albo
Thanks! Just ordered an Airframe+ for my Nexus 6

Thanks! Just ordered an Airframe+ for my Nexus 6
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-04-2015, 01:35 PM
Replies: 544
Views: 73,528
Posted By Albo
The Tires are now old and cheap Nankang NS-II''s...

The Tires are now old and cheap Nankang NS-II''s that I've had on three separate sets of wheels. The Replica M-Parallels are the same Voxx-brand DiscountTireDirect.com sells for the e39. I lucked...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-01-2015, 02:11 PM
Replies: 544
Views: 73,528
Posted By Albo
Are your referring to the ACS's in my signature...

Are your referring to the ACS's in my signature pic or the M-Parallel Replicas?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-28-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 544
Views: 73,528
Posted By Albo
Double Post

Double Post
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-28-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 544
Views: 73,528
Posted By Albo
Ok ... so the ignition switch that I had on hand...

Ok ... so the ignition switch that I had on hand turned out to be the wrong part. I had it laying around from my e38 days. They are very similar in appearance but have some form factor differences...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-19-2015, 03:50 PM
Replies: 544
Views: 73,528
Posted By Albo
Work done. ....or so I thought. Swapped out the...

Work done. ....or so I thought. Swapped out the oil level sensor with no problems. Refilled the old girl with fresh oil and took her for a drive to drop some stuff off at the in-laws house. Got...
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