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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-23-2015, 09:01 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,120
Posted By aioros
Thx, yes i do feel very good and assured that the...

Thx, yes i do feel very good and assured that the engine and cooling system are working properly.
My car has the electric fan as well, but it works fine. As a matter of fact. Now works less. Before...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-22-2015, 06:48 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,120
Posted By aioros
Update: driving with the newly installed Sachs...

Update: driving with the newly installed Sachs fan clutch after a few more days of heat here in So. Cali the coolant temps have been way better. Average temp is 96C now with a max of 102C.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-20-2015, 01:50 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,120
Posted By aioros
Thx Man, i will definitely give it a try

Thx Man, i will definitely give it a try
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-20-2015, 08:24 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,120
Posted By aioros
Even though i read your post after installing the...

Even though i read your post after installing the fc, i did take a meticulous look at the fc before installing it and all the marks & references you are talking about are there. I was wondering why...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-19-2015, 01:43 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,120
Posted By aioros
I do not know about hydraulic fan clutch. Your...

I do not know about hydraulic fan clutch. Your indy didn't lie to you.
There are no leaks so far. Coolant level is good.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-18-2015, 08:31 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,120
Posted By aioros
Thats what i did. I got a Sachs FC from amazon...

Thats what i did. I got a Sachs FC from amazon for 113 bucks.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-18-2015, 07:28 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,120
Posted By aioros
I replaced the fc today. I turned on the engine I...

I replaced the fc today. I turned on the engine I tried the rolled up paper test right away, as i expected, the paper didnt stop the fan. I will do that test again tomorrow after work, like i did a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-18-2015, 08:23 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,120
Posted By aioros
I kinda thought of that also, but the temps go up...

I kinda thought of that also, but the temps go up only with the a/c on, mostly under heavy load.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-18-2015, 05:00 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,120
Posted By aioros
Did you read my posts? Can you elaborate on the...

Did you read my posts?
Can you elaborate on the right way to use the obc test 7 please?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-17-2015, 10:11 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,120
Posted By aioros
Yes it does.

Yes it does.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-17-2015, 09:36 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,120
Posted By aioros
Fyi: back on Sep 09 2014, my car had 205k miles,...

Fyi: back on Sep 09 2014, my car had 205k miles, on that day I replaced the fan blades(febi), the fan clutch (behr for behr), the thermostast (behr), water pump (hepu) and the coolant (evans high...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-16-2015, 08:18 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,120
Posted By aioros
I agree on "stop and go traffic" but i disagree...

I agree on "stop and go traffic" but i disagree on "there is enough air flow above 25mph", when the outside temp is at/near/above 110f, the rad needs all the help it can get.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-16-2015, 10:30 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,120
Posted By aioros
Not another overheating thread: im done using behr fc

Just ordered a Sachs FC to replace the p.o.c. behr fc, which i replaced not too long ago for another behr fc. About 5-6 weeks ago, I noticed the temp needle move past the 12 o'clock position. The a/c...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-02-2015, 08:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 174
Posted By aioros
Hello JB, i am no mechanic, However, when i...

Hello JB, i am no mechanic, However, when i acquired my 99 e39, i decided to take matters on my own hands due to mechanics wanting to charge you more money because of the badge. I've done pretty much...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-18-2015, 07:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 446
Posted By aioros
Fcpeuro.com, autohausaz.com

Fcpeuro.com, autohausaz.com
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-17-2015, 11:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 367
Posted By aioros
That's why is "good" to get tires that have a...

That's why is "good" to get tires that have a "guaranteed" mileage. I try to get tires with at least 50k mileage warranty. Although it is not even worth trying to submit a claim if a tire did not...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-14-2015, 02:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 235
Posted By aioros
I tried, the diagrams don't show the part #'s,...

I tried, the diagrams don't show the part #'s, look this vin # by20323
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-14-2015, 12:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 235
Posted By aioros
Coil Springs: non-sport vs m-sport suspension

Is there a difference between them two?
Will a set of coil springs (sport or non-sport) from a 02 530, fit in a 99 528i m-suspension?
I have a chance to snag a set (4) of coil springs from a 02 530...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-13-2015, 06:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 308
Posted By aioros
what kind of epoxy? brand?

what kind of epoxy? brand?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-12-2015, 08:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 308
Posted By aioros
Thx Fudman, i will do my research on industrial...

Thx Fudman, i will do my research on industrial strenght hot glue guns. I admire the ingenuity and knowledge all of you in this forum.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-12-2015, 08:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 308
Posted By aioros
Thanks, i will need to acquire a hot glue...

Thanks, i will need to acquire a hot glue set...harbor freight here i come
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-12-2015, 08:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 308
Posted By aioros
Here's a pic of the inside of the door panel. The...

Here's a pic of the inside of the door panel. The black plastic box on the lower right unglued from the panel
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-12-2015, 07:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 308
Posted By aioros
Question Interior door panel, advice needed

While removing the door panel to inspect the window reg. on the front driver's side door, one of the cubbyhole came unglued from the panel. The cubbyhole is made out of plastic/acrylic with felt...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-10-2015, 04:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 627
Posted By aioros
$1300 to $2000 is what i am looking at to spend...

$1300 to $2000 is what i am looking at to spend coming next year. Both complete front & rear suspension will need to get replace, as well as all 4 tires. Complete cooling system overhaul, Diff and PS...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-10-2015, 04:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 627
Posted By aioros
I did not mean that the e39 will dissappear from...

I did not mean that the e39 will dissappear from the face of the earth. Im sure one day, each and one of us will move on into another vehicle. Maybe 20, 30 or 40+ years from now, but it will happen....
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