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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 11-18-2011, 12:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,170
Posted By samsly
I paid 300 bux to have the Headliner and the...

I paid 300 bux to have the Headliner and the sides replaced, the guy did a GREAT job... (WattBMW) since I see you are in the Tampabay Area I can send you the guys name and number if you want it done...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 10-07-2011, 04:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,307
Posted By samsly
2001 740i - 20mpg average (City), I drive like an...

2001 740i - 20mpg average (City), I drive like an OLD man :)
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-22-2011, 07:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 884
Posted By samsly
When mine got stuck , I used a small flat head...

When mine got stuck , I used a small flat head screw driver to help me get it out. Push the Eject button and press down slightly on the disc while trying to pull it out. Works for me everytime.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-22-2011, 07:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 645
Posted By samsly
Also have to take notice of which road has less...

Also have to take notice of which road has less bumps, pot holes or hookers on the sidewalk (yes you would be braking hard for those too) - Take the road with less bumps and pot holes and as Balance...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-10-2011, 07:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,413
Posted By samsly
SO how about after I posted these pics, I headed...

SO how about after I posted these pics, I headed to work.. while on the road the radio turned off.. wouldnt turn back on again.. the turn signal lights wouldnt work inside of the car, but worked on...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-10-2011, 07:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,413
Posted By samsly
i take it you guys are referring to Morgan not...

i take it you guys are referring to Morgan not being a 100% Sports ride?? LOL I didn't even notice that but you guys might be right... :tsk:
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-10-2011, 07:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,413
Posted By samsly
shadow / chrome???

umm say what? shadow line and chrome headlight? what do you mean by that? (well I understand I do have the sport package cause I checked it before I bought it) what does it mean? do I need to change...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-08-2011, 05:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,413
Posted By samsly
New Pics I took today (9/8/2011)

I was bored at home and realized the pics I have on here are when I picked her up at the dealership (which is 2 hours away from our house) I decided to add more pics this time while Morgan is in...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-08-2011, 04:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 646
Posted By samsly
Welcome to the FAM ... the E38 FAM.. the best...

Welcome to the FAM ... the E38 FAM.. the best ride IMO. Post some pics and lets see how HOT Amelia is (don't get mad if some of us drool over her)
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-05-2011, 10:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,048
Posted By samsly
Beautiful ride - Love the rims.. Indeed it looks...

Beautiful ride - Love the rims.. Indeed it looks like a chic magnet. Welcome to this forum :) post more pics
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-02-2011, 09:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 539
Posted By samsly
Lower control arm eh? Mine is shaking too at 55...

Lower control arm eh? Mine is shaking too at 55 to 65 or 70 even... Will have to look into that - Did you do the work yourself? if so was it easy?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-01-2011, 06:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 652
Posted By samsly
Welcome

Congrats on your new purchase and welcome to the E38 Family :)
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-30-2011, 06:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,056
Posted By samsly
I used a small phillips head screwdriver to be...

I used a small phillips head screwdriver to be able to get the CD out. I think these systems jam up quickly but there is always a way around it. I'm looking forward to getting the MKIV system......
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-25-2011, 05:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,167
Posted By samsly
:D Now thats what I call a HAPPY man... I am...

:D Now thats what I call a HAPPY man... I am saving all of the works (cosmetic anyway) you have done to add to the list of other cosmetics I will be doing to my car.. Will keep you updated under the...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-24-2011, 04:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,392
Posted By samsly
Thanks I will look him up this weekend... working...

Thanks I will look him up this weekend... working long shifts this week :-)~~~ Looking forward to getting these suckers off my ride and have the tires balanced/aligned..
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-23-2011, 05:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,392
Posted By samsly
Unfortunately I eat lunch at my desk, don't...

Unfortunately I eat lunch at my desk, don't really have time to go out.... But afterwork I have tried a few places and yet no one seemed to be able to help... All in all I will find a way to get them...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-22-2011, 01:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,413
Posted By samsly
Thanks guys... :) Just got the headliner redone...

Thanks guys... :) Just got the headliner redone over the weekend.. the seats are next!!
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-22-2011, 12:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,392
Posted By samsly
I would drive to Lutz to get them off LOL.. I'm...

I would drive to Lutz to get them off LOL.. I'm in St Pete right now and work in Gibsonton. Let me know if tomorrow afterwork works for you :)
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-22-2011, 12:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,392
Posted By samsly
01 740i - Lug nut, 17-point Hex key?

Has anyone seen or heard of this key? The lug nut lock on my wheels have a 17 pin star shaped and I can't find the key anywhere as of right now... :mad: My wheels need to be balanced and aligned......
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-17-2011, 05:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,319
Posted By samsly
oh man... this Martini must have really hit the...

oh man... this Martini must have really hit the spot LOL.. My apologies
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-17-2011, 02:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,319
Posted By samsly
I have a 2001 740i... Went to the dealership...

I have a 2001 740i... Went to the dealership today to "hopefully" have the keys reprogrammed.. The rep gets in the car, tries the keys (though I know not how to reprogram them) and NOTHING happened....
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-12-2011, 01:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 623
Posted By samsly
Looking good... Have you made any changes to the...

Looking good... Have you made any changes to the headlights? can you show a picture of the front?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-12-2011, 11:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,543
Posted By samsly
Didn't mean to say brake fluid LOL but I will...

Didn't mean to say brake fluid LOL but I will have BOTH flushed and add in the right fluids.. Thanks!
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-12-2011, 11:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,413
Posted By samsly
Forgot to show off my "Morgan"

This is the newest member of our house :bigpimp:

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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-12-2011, 11:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 732
Posted By samsly
Thanks.. if I know the name of it maybe I could...

Thanks.. if I know the name of it maybe I could look it up :-)
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