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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-07-2015, 01:59 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,227
Posted By VA525FREAK
Changed the exhaust side and took her out for a...

Changed the exhaust side and took her out for a test drive and runs very well. I am still getting smoke coming from left rear side of engine. Is the valve cover gasket that hard not to seal? Perhaps...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-07-2015, 01:57 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,227
Posted By VA525FREAK
Changed the exhaust side and took her out for a...

Changed the exhaust side and took her out for a test drive and runs very well. I am still getting smoke coming from left rear side of engine. Is the valve cover gasket that hard not to seal? Perhaps...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-20-2015, 11:02 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,021
Posted By VA525FREAK
Please do, I am 1.5 hours away from VA Beach :D

Please do, I am 1.5 hours away from VA Beach :D
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-20-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,021
Posted By VA525FREAK
This guy right here:thumbup: send me some pics...

This guy right here:thumbup: send me some pics and specs, i love the black on tan look. I call the interior "peanut butter guts" LOL
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-20-2015, 08:21 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 863
Posted By VA525FREAK
I think its your pump, if that doesnt work I can...

I think its your pump, if that doesnt work I can ship you a sensor that I know is good.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-20-2015, 06:54 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 685
Posted By VA525FREAK
:tsk: yea thats horrible..... wires running...

:tsk: yea thats horrible..... wires running everywhere hope you dont have to use your spare, looks like you will have to snip the wires.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-20-2015, 05:28 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,021
Posted By VA525FREAK
Good call, it will cost you well under 3k and...

Good call, it will cost you well under 3k and with the help from this forum and patience you will get it done right. I ran into the same issue with my transmission 2 years ago. I blew the front...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-20-2015, 05:11 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 863
Posted By VA525FREAK
Yea I wouldn't remove the shroud if I could get...

Yea I wouldn't remove the shroud if I could get the damn harness to come off.:mad:

I have tried using my hands in several different positions but there is no leverage to squeeze the side clips to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-19-2015, 07:58 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 863
Posted By VA525FREAK
Refuses to start NO ENGINE LIGHT!!!

Yes I changed crankshaft sensor from top of engine. I took out airbox and both intake boots to get to it. Not that hard of a job but I would get a 5M long Allen key so you have leverage to break...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-19-2015, 12:52 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 863
Posted By VA525FREAK
Fuel pump relay..... Maybe? I hear that this...

Fuel pump relay..... Maybe? I hear that this relay is behind the glovebox. Not sure if that means the glovebox has to come out. I am a little suprised nobody has pointed to that yet being its...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-19-2015, 12:44 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 863
Posted By VA525FREAK
Ahh yes the no sound, then I agree with your...

Ahh yes the no sound, then I agree with your assessment. I replaced the crankshaft position sensor, then learned about the intake/exhaust cam sensors too. :rofl:

Since you mentioned intake and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-19-2015, 10:55 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 863
Posted By VA525FREAK
Those were the 3 codes I got as well. My car was...

Those were the 3 codes I got as well. My car was right at 1/4 tank. I replaced CPS and put 2 gallons of gas in my car and it's fixed. Since you are already above 1/4 then why not try the CPS even...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-17-2015, 04:21 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 7,107
Posted By VA525FREAK
Gator back belt def is a quiet belt

Gator back belt def is a quiet belt
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-17-2015, 04:20 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 3,077
Posted By VA525FREAK
Hmmm if you have the clearance to install engine...

Hmmm if you have the clearance to install engine and tranny at same time I would but not sure if it's possible
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-16-2015, 06:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 238
Posted By VA525FREAK
If you have a ZF5HP19 it's actually easy to work...

If you have a ZF5HP19 it's actually easy to work on. The hard part is removing it from the car. I replaced E clutch and put a new pump and front seal in mine. Their are videos on how to do it. I had...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-16-2015, 05:49 PM
Replies: 1,875
Views: 29,969
Posted By VA525FREAK
Semper fi! I worked on CH-53E @MCAS New River,...

Semper fi! I worked on CH-53E @MCAS New River, what did you do
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-16-2015, 05:27 PM
Replies: 1,875
Views: 29,969
Posted By VA525FREAK
I can't grow a beard its in my genetics. I shaved...

I can't grow a beard its in my genetics. I shaved once in Marine Corps boot camp lol
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-16-2015, 03:45 PM
Replies: 1,875
Views: 29,969
Posted By VA525FREAK
16 and snowing here. I hope we get slammed lol

16 and snowing here. I hope we get slammed lol
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-16-2015, 03:42 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,227
Posted By VA525FREAK
How do you push the hose with a ratchet extension...

How do you push the hose with a ratchet extension without breaking or cracking the hose. I'd like to try it do you use a 3/8 drive and do you use the end that attaches to the ratchet to press against...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-16-2015, 03:29 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,227
Posted By VA525FREAK
Lol yea I do. I've replaced it before and I even...

Lol yea I do. I've replaced it before and I even checked the manual to make sure I didn't put it in wrong the first time. The 90 is up top and the 45 is on bottom
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-16-2015, 11:16 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,227
Posted By VA525FREAK
Replaced the oil line, and ccv hose and currently...

Replaced the oil line, and ccv hose and currently running cleaner through with oil.

Then I'll change oil again with castrol edge. The car is running smooth as silk at idle. Didn't take her out yet...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-15-2015, 01:36 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,227
Posted By VA525FREAK
Also looks like line that bolts up with what...

Also looks like line that bolts up with what appears to be 2 19M bolts on each end is leaking oil. What is this called and what is its purpose.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-15-2015, 01:34 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,227
Posted By VA525FREAK
Broke the ccv vent hose replacing intake sensor...

Broke the ccv vent hose replacing intake sensor and looks nasty inside. How do I remove exhaust sensor connector. It doesn't seem to want to budge.492648492649
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-14-2015, 12:41 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,227
Posted By VA525FREAK
I'll be sure to download the manual and do the...

I'll be sure to download the manual and do the procedure. When the fuel pressure dropped, the car had not been started but I will do full procedure.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-14-2015, 10:08 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,227
Posted By VA525FREAK
Turned engine off, waited 10 seconds, restart...

Turned engine off, waited 10 seconds, restart with no light and smooth idle. I do hear what appears to be a chirp.

Energized sent me a CPS, thanks!!!

I'm going to put in new CPS that I bought...
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