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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-07-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 335
Posted By shaftdrive
Picture?

Picture?
Forum: Site Feedback / Questions / Suggestions 12-07-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,923
Posted By shaftdrive
Found this on the net today, for conversion of...

Found this on the net today, for conversion of protected encrypted pdf files on linux to unprotected unencrypted pdf files.

$ sudo apt-get install okular
$ okular encrypted.pdf
File ->...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-21-2014, 09:52 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,032
Posted By shaftdrive
Try taking a beemer wheel to a tire mounting...

Try taking a beemer wheel to a tire mounting place and watch them scratch their heads.

You're pretty much on your own, unless you live across the street from a bike dealer.

It's not all that...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-21-2014, 09:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 209
Posted By shaftdrive
Is there a way to see exactly who has rated a thread and at what rating star number?

Is there a way to see exactly who has rated a thread and at what rating star number?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-14-2014, 10:50 PM
Replies: 837
Views: 389,864
Posted By shaftdrive
Absolutely no connection. Other than sheer...

Absolutely no connection.
Other than sheer coincidence.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-14-2014, 09:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 208
Posted By shaftdrive
Were you braking while going slowly over bumps?

Were you braking while going slowly over bumps?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-14-2014, 09:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 295
Posted By shaftdrive
An obd scanner is about twenty bucks.

An obd scanner is about twenty bucks.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-05-2014, 10:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 304
Posted By shaftdrive
You've had an unset monitor for 11 years?

You've had an unset monitor for 11 years?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-05-2014, 10:28 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,805
Posted By shaftdrive
I wish I hadn't seen this thread, as now I'm so...

I wish I hadn't seen this thread, as now I'm so worried about my airbags cutting my throat that I'm starting to wear my helmet when I drive the bimmer.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-05-2014, 10:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 920
Posted By shaftdrive
Can you stretch an old one to something like...

Can you stretch an old one to something like twice its size and then see if the new one will do the same and judge the difference in the force involved with a hanging scale?
How many pounds do you...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-05-2014, 10:19 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,875
Posted By shaftdrive
I don't think it matters either way with the...

I don't think it matters either way with the magnetic drain plug.

Same thing with the BMW oil versus any decent synthetic.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-31-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 373
Posted By shaftdrive
Bolt leaking? They all drip from the hoses,...

Bolt leaking?
They all drip from the hoses, which drops down to the lowest point.
Which is the bolt.
Are you sure it's not just dripping off the bolt?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-31-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,372
Posted By shaftdrive
What to tell them? That they're idiots? ...

What to tell them?

That they're idiots?

Naaah.

They'd never understand.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-31-2014, 10:41 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 347
Posted By shaftdrive
I've seen pictures of this sensor in this forum....

I've seen pictures of this sensor in this forum. Search and you should find it.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-31-2014, 10:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 371
Posted By shaftdrive
Think of it this way. The oil itself is almost...

Think of it this way.
The oil itself is almost nothing and the tools are amortized over thousands of customers, so that's nothing.

Yet, the labor rate is around $100 to $200 an hour.

So, how...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-16-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 780
Posted By shaftdrive
Where did the sentences go?

Where did the sentences go?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-16-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 644
Posted By shaftdrive
I have the K1200 which, is powerful, but a...

I have the K1200 which, is powerful, but a handful in the twisties.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-16-2014, 08:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 215
Posted By shaftdrive
Clearcoat on my bimmer is peeling in spots.

Clearcoat on my bimmer is peeling in spots.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-16-2014, 08:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 675
Posted By shaftdrive
The brass won't break but don't overtighten them....

The brass won't break but don't overtighten them. It only takes one turn.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-26-2014, 09:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 414
Posted By shaftdrive
Codes?

Codes?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-22-2014, 08:25 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 578
Posted By shaftdrive
Lots of diys for window regulators are on this...

Lots of diys for window regulators are on this forum which should take about a second to find if you know how to type "window regulator".
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-22-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 178
Posted By shaftdrive
You always need a new oring when you remove that...

You always need a new oring when you remove that thermoswitch for the aux fan.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-22-2014, 08:22 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 589
Posted By shaftdrive
Silly boys. Everyone knows, girls can't search.

Silly boys.
Everyone knows, girls can't search.
Forum: New Member Introductions 09-18-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 182
Posted By shaftdrive
Bimmer.

Bimmer.
Forum: General BMW 09-18-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 359
Posted By shaftdrive
What motorcycle do you ride?

What motorcycle do you ride?
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