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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 06:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 717
Posted By seemyad
Good work Fudman! Two questions. 1) What did...

Good work Fudman! Two questions.

1) What did you use beyond the OBDII? I ask based on your statement regarding getting BMW codes to cross reference the problem.

2) Were the O2 sensors that went...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-27-2015, 11:49 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 10,607
Posted By seemyad
Just kidding. :rofl: Albeit, that grey...

Just kidding. :rofl:

Albeit, that grey bimmer in the middle does look like a Huggy-bear/Rooster thug mobile. I envision the driver exiting the vehicle with a walking stick, big-brim hat with an...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-26-2015, 10:46 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 10,607
Posted By seemyad
How about asking, "Which looks more drug...

How about asking, "Which looks more drug dealerish?" or "More gangsta"? :rofl:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-26-2015, 10:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 535
Posted By seemyad
I just read the post that is linked to a Dyno run...

I just read the post that is linked to a Dyno run claiming significant gains.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=413289

There are a few problems with the statements that were...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-24-2015, 11:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 317
Posted By seemyad
My 530i came stock with arguably the best CAI...

My 530i came stock with arguably the best CAI system available. My impression is that all e39s do. Sticking the intake under the hood versus ram air via the bumper/wheel well will likely INCREASE the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-24-2015, 11:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 329
Posted By seemyad
Same question here. Is there anyone who can let...

Same question here. Is there anyone who can let us know that she isn't terminally ill or if something horrible has happened. I don't even want the details. I'd just like to know that she is alive,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-20-2015, 02:58 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 820
Posted By seemyad
REPOST - BTW, I just replaced my HID Xenon...

REPOST -
BTW, I just replaced my HID Xenon headlights with two brand new ones. A guy backed into my car and cracked one of the lenses. His insurance pony up $2400 for the repairs. $1560 was for...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-19-2015, 04:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 420
Posted By seemyad
BTW, I just replaced my HID Xenon headlights with...

BTW, I just replaced my HID Xenon headlights with two brand new ones. A guy backed into my car and cracked one of the lenses. His insurance pony up $2400 for the repairs. $1560 was for replacing the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-17-2015, 08:05 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,502
Posted By seemyad
Cool :cool: :dunno: I just offered my reasoning...

:cool:

:dunno: I just offered my reasoning for valuing an AT. Next thing I know, I was being told that driving a manual was too hard for me. :rofl:

EDIT -
Burning2nd's response below helps me...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-17-2015, 04:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 406
Posted By seemyad
Have you consider polishing your reverse light...

Have you consider polishing your reverse light lenses?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-17-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 524
Posted By seemyad
:rofl:

:rofl:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-17-2015, 03:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 277
Posted By seemyad
If the spare is on a regular wheel, try your...

If the spare is on a regular wheel, try your local salvage yard and check a few trunks. My spare appears to be the regular BBS Style 42 wheel, which matches my set.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-17-2015, 11:31 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,502
Posted By seemyad
LOL. In my 20s I drove a 5 Speed 280-Z. I drove a...

LOL. In my 20s I drove a 5 Speed 280-Z. I drove a manual Porsche. I drove a manual in England and in Australia with the steering column and shift knob on the opposite side in reference to cars in the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-16-2015, 06:12 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,502
Posted By seemyad
That's like saying pay attention to driving...

That's like saying pay attention to driving instead of shifting. My lady grabs my hand. Holding her hand is reflexive for me. This is why I stated that the energy and attention people direct toward...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-16-2015, 05:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 709
Posted By seemyad
Personal opinion, I am tired of seeing five-point...

Personal opinion, I am tired of seeing five-point wheels. Walk through a parking lot and see just how prevalent they are. Don't get me wrong. They are a nice upgrade depending on the existing...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-16-2015, 05:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 300
Posted By seemyad
This may sound crazy but excessively low miles...

This may sound crazy but excessively low miles are not always a god thing. 62k isn't too excessive though.

Cars were designed to be driven. This is how gaskets, filters, and bearings are...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-16-2015, 05:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 420
Posted By seemyad
Make sure that the lens is designed for whatever...

Make sure that the lens is designed for whatever type of bulb you are installing. I often see people "modifying" their headlamps with whatever trips their fancy.

The problem is they often insert a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-15-2015, 03:15 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,502
Posted By seemyad
Again, if this is the car you would truly love to...

Again, if this is the car you would truly love to own long-term, the true "value" is what you feel comfortable spending. Just do NOT make an impulse purchase.

99.9% of cars are NOT capital gains...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-14-2015, 04:20 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,502
Posted By seemyad
The posting for the car mentions an indy called...

The posting for the car mentions an indy called Strictly BMW. I have used them once or twice in the past. I now prefer LBR. There are five BMW indies within ten minutes of one another in Bellevue...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-14-2015, 03:27 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,502
Posted By seemyad
Nice looking vehicle. Nice packages. I wonder why...

Nice looking vehicle. Nice packages. I wonder why they installed a"hot" air intake? Or is that stock?

I call those so-called CAI (cold air intakes), Hot Air Intakes because they place it under the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-14-2015, 03:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 447
Posted By seemyad
One post shows a guy covering the wheel well with...

One post shows a guy covering the wheel well with plastic and taping off the rotor whilst exposing he caliper. He then used a wire brush driven by a drill to remove the corrosion. He then painted the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-14-2015, 02:35 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,502
Posted By seemyad
I won't buy anything other an an automatic...

I won't buy anything other an an automatic transmission. My lady sitting in the passenger seat is a very beautiful woman inside and out. I'd rather hold her hand or place my hand in her lap than hold...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-14-2015, 10:12 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,502
Posted By seemyad
No. That price isn't even in the same galaxy for...

No. That price isn't even in the same galaxy for the value. That said, a car is like art. If it is the model, color, and extras you have always dreamed of then the right price is whatever you are...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-12-2015, 05:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 411
Posted By seemyad
Other than the expansion tank I can't think of...

Other than the expansion tank I can't think of anything filled with coolant that is a plastic box. :dunno:

Does the box have a lid on the top that you can unscrew? If so that is the expansion...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-12-2015, 03:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 411
Posted By seemyad
Whatever it is, it is NOT oil and it is NOT...

Whatever it is, it is NOT oil and it is NOT Automatic Transmission Fluid. Therefore it is NOT too serious even if it is coolant. I do know that your windshield wiper reservoir is located in that...
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