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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-17-2012, 12:10 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 11,440
Posted By HolE39
At 34k, the head was replaced due to tappet noise...

At 34k, the head was replaced due to tappet noise and at that time the hoses were replaced under warranty. At 40k, the expansion tank was replaced under warranty due to leaks.
At 73k, the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-04-2008, 09:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,366
Posted By HolE39
I had this problem too. Still love the X5, even...

I had this problem too. Still love the X5, even with the problems I've had.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-04-2008, 09:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,402
Posted By HolE39
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=306882

Mine was sway bar adjusters and vacuum acummulator. Your described problem sounds just like what I had. My experience aside, a brand new...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-25-2008, 07:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,623
Posted By HolE39
You may have a bad accumulator. Your mentioning...

You may have a bad accumulator. Your mentioning the left turn noise also sounds like a possible bad sway bar actuator. Take it in and mention these two items for them to check.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-23-2008, 07:08 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 14,643
Posted By HolE39
My 07 X5 is back in the shop for the third time...

My 07 X5 is back in the shop for the third time to fix the clunking noise as of this morning.

The underbody clunking noise is back when going over bumps. This time; however, it is intermittent...
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 06-17-2008, 07:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,689
Posted By HolE39
Sounds like you have some problems with the temp...

Sounds like you have some problems with the temp sensor. If you have never changed the radiator, t-stat housing and hoses, now would be a good time to do so.

The idle can be caused by vacuum...
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 06-17-2008, 07:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 705
Posted By HolE39
You should have the car checked out by an indy or...

You should have the car checked out by an indy or dealer. You may find the 9k upfront low, but the follow-on expenses for repairs may be 50% additional.

You own a Y2K 528i and should have...
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 06-17-2008, 07:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,096
Posted By HolE39
I have an E36 M3 and have driven my bosses new...

I have an E36 M3 and have driven my bosses new M5. No comparo, my friend.


The difference in acelleration is measured in zip codes...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-06-2008, 07:26 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 14,643
Posted By HolE39
That clunking problem is from a bad accumulator...

That clunking problem is from a bad accumulator or adjustable swaybar (Self leveling and/or Sport package). I'm on my second round of repairs, and hope this to be the last.
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 03-29-2008, 10:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 856
Posted By HolE39
Random/multiple misfire

Folks,

I got the CEL on after putting around, accelerating hard at random. I heard what sounded like a backfire. Following the backfire and subsequest CEL, the engine stalled as I rolled to a...
Forum: Interior 03-07-2008, 08:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 409
Posted By HolE39
Local and $300 FTW!

Local and $300 FTW!
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 03-06-2008, 06:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,829
Posted By HolE39
Great! Glad your sled is back in good form.

Great! Glad your sled is back in good form.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-05-2008, 10:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 394
Posted By HolE39
take the door panel off and actuate the window up...

take the door panel off and actuate the window up or down. Look at the silver bar which runs the length of the door as you actuate the window (you need to pull off the vapor barrier to see the lift...
Forum: Interior 03-05-2008, 10:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 409
Posted By HolE39
FS E36 Sport Seats, OBC, Airbags, Manual HVAC, CD Changer

Black leather and everything works fine. Some minor wear on drivers left bolster but no rips. Willing to let them go for $300 local pick-up. Located in San Jose, Ca.

PM for pics and details.
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Forum: Wheels and Tires 02-24-2008, 08:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,728
Posted By HolE39
Price?

Price?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-20-2008, 09:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 913
Posted By HolE39
Trouble codes?

Trouble codes?
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 02-20-2008, 08:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,829
Posted By HolE39
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=61628&highlight=Rear+Shock+Sheetmetal&page=4

Check this.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-20-2008, 08:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 604
Posted By HolE39
My 1994 E36 : The rear speakers are mounted in...

My 1994 E36 : The rear speakers are mounted in boxes (left and right) just above the rear shocks. Each box holds a tweeter and a 3.5" driver.

My 97 E36: The rear speakers are mounted in a...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 02-19-2008, 09:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 673
Posted By HolE39
How much for the set. I have a 17" spare with...

How much for the set. I have a 17" spare with rubber for you.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-18-2007, 08:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,645
Posted By HolE39
I'm sure they have tried it but aren't buying...

I'm sure they have tried it but aren't buying into the idea of having to learn how to use it.

Our new X5 dash is MUCH cleaner than Porsche, Acrua, Lexus, etc. Fewer buttons FTW

Idrive takes...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 12-17-2007, 08:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,280
Posted By HolE39
The third row seats fold flat. If you order...

The third row seats fold flat. If you order premium package, you get a flip up storage cover. Beneath the cover are deep storage trays which allow for a good amount of covered goods.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-13-2007, 10:01 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 27,682
Posted By HolE39
Back to the original post. To me, this...

Back to the original post.

To me, this thread is too subjective. The measure and of delay, acceleration, sluggish, and heavy pedal vary from person to person and make for a frustrating thread. ...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-04-2007, 08:54 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 27,682
Posted By HolE39
Another trick is to put the tranny into the sport...

Another trick is to put the tranny into the sport or manual shift mode. See if the problem persists or if you feel any difference.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-30-2007, 07:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,255
Posted By HolE39
I know and was just kidding. I currently have 3...

I know and was just kidding. I currently have 3 BMWs, all with sport package. The 4th was an E32 4.0 V8. We miss that car... :thumbup:
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-30-2007, 07:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 876
Posted By HolE39
There are many better component systems out...

There are many better component systems out there. Why look at Pyle? I just put MB Quart in front and back. You can mod the tweeter housing to accept any physically compatible tweeter. Find a...
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