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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-13-2010, 05:36 AM
Replies: 49
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Posted By poohbear15
ok cool, i do remember doin that but i did it...

ok cool, i do remember doin that but i did it again anyway, car sounded fine wen i took it off so i guess its good, bout to take the car to the mechanic
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-12-2010, 12:28 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,276
Posted By poohbear15
can u explain how to check the maf again? i wanna...

can u explain how to check the maf again? i wanna make sure its not that again
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-11-2010, 05:30 PM
Replies: 49
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Posted By poohbear15
i was thinkin a loose connection also or maybe a...

i was thinkin a loose connection also or maybe a bad ground sumwhere. my bro was telling me maybe it was the security since the main key doesnt start the car cause the chip is bad i use the spare...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-11-2010, 02:17 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,276
Posted By poohbear15
yeah ima just have the mechanic check it out, but...

yeah ima just have the mechanic check it out, but one more thing yesterday like 3 mins before it shu off i felt a quick loss of power that lasted like a sec
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-10-2010, 07:17 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,276
Posted By poohbear15
so i was test drivin the car n it shut off on me,...

so i was test drivin the car n it shut off on me, anywho im supposed to bring it to a mechanic but he charges 90 n hr im just tryna exhaust all my options before i bring it to him. the only thing...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-10-2010, 10:16 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,276
Posted By poohbear15
i took off the idle air control valve. it was...

i took off the idle air control valve. it was dirty so i cleaned it n re-installed it. could this have been causing my problems?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-10-2010, 06:39 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,276
Posted By poohbear15
i change the fuel pump relay didnt help, now ima...

i change the fuel pump relay didnt help, now ima check/clean the idle air control valve
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-08-2010, 12:02 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,276
Posted By poohbear15
i did the cam position sensor but not the crank...

i did the cam position sensor but not the crank position sensor cause i was told the car wouldnt start if the crank sensor was bad. one day i was divin home and the car just shut off, nobody worked...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-07-2010, 02:58 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,276
Posted By poohbear15
thnx ima check them out, n no it doesnt sputter,...

thnx ima check them out, n no it doesnt sputter, like u said its just like sumone turned the key off n yes the lights in the dash stay on. btw i changed the fuel pump n that filter you mentioned this...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-06-2010, 02:37 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,276
Posted By poohbear15
yeah it has, i had the car running in my driveway...

yeah it has, i had the car running in my driveway n it shut off after and hour, then i turned it on n it shut off after 20 mins or so. i got the fuel level very low so i cud pull out the pump. it was...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-06-2010, 06:57 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,276
Posted By poohbear15
ok so it wasnt the connection must be the fuel...

ok so it wasnt the connection must be the fuel pump, anybody suggest any companies other than oem that offer good ones
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-04-2010, 07:23 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,276
Posted By poohbear15
i realized the connector goin to the pump was a...

i realized the connector goin to the pump was a lil loose so i tightened it, so far so good but ima have to wait n make sure
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-04-2010, 01:09 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,276
Posted By poohbear15
also can sumbody tell me how t remove the fuel...

also can sumbody tell me how t remove the fuel pump
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-04-2010, 11:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,545
Posted By poohbear15
i sent a pm cause i cudnt scan the barcode

i sent a pm cause i cudnt scan the barcode
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-04-2010, 10:48 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,276
Posted By poohbear15
ok so i just drove the car with the back seat out...

ok so i just drove the car with the back seat out so i could hear the fuel pump, wen i started drivin it would make a funny noise other than the quiet hummmm. idk if this is normal please let me know...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-04-2010, 08:52 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,276
Posted By poohbear15
oh gosh i think i spoke too soon, car ran perfect...

oh gosh i think i spoke too soon, car ran perfect for two days n last night it shut off on me, the first thing i thought was the fuel pump n im guessing thats wat it is. any other suggestions??????...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-02-2010, 05:59 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,276
Posted By poohbear15
the fuel filter was the culprit, i swapped it out...

the fuel filter was the culprit, i swapped it out with a new one from bmw, now the cars running perfect. i checked out the old one n it was severely clogged im suprised the car wud even stay on as...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-02-2010, 09:07 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,276
Posted By poohbear15
im actually checkin the fuel system now just...

im actually checkin the fuel system now just pulled out the rear seat, i really appreciate everybody's help, thnx alot i will stay posted
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-02-2010, 07:24 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,276
Posted By poohbear15
anybody help, shud i change the coils i dont...

anybody help, shud i change the coils i dont wanna if it doesnt make sense
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-01-2010, 01:26 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,276
Posted By poohbear15
yeah i changed the cam postition sensor and it...

yeah i changed the cam postition sensor and it didnt help, there are no other symptoms it starts up fine runs smooth n powerful n then shuts off. my dad keeps tellin me to change the coild but idk if...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-31-2010, 09:47 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,276
Posted By poohbear15
wheres the crankshaft position sensor located, i...

wheres the crankshaft position sensor located, i wanna try that one
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-31-2010, 08:45 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,276
Posted By poohbear15
i took the car to a mechanic n he said the car...

i took the car to a mechanic n he said the car didnt shut off on him n no codes came up, so even he doesnt know wats wrong.......but he did tell me its not the maf or the fuel system so ima try the...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-29-2010, 07:06 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,276
Posted By poohbear15
sorry meant to say i dont think its the maf

sorry meant to say i dont think its the maf
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-28-2010, 03:40 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,276
Posted By poohbear15
i disconnected the maf n the car ran a lil rough...

i disconnected the maf n the car ran a lil rough but stayed on for a while. eventually it shut off just like it normally does ao i think its the maf
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-28-2010, 03:35 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,276
Posted By poohbear15
ok, ill check that out as well

ok, ill check that out as well
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