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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-07-2013, 07:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 13,997
Posted By Ted Milner
Radio Removal

Bluebee, you've done it again. I have not seen any of these posts, and gives me a good idea of how to get this thing out, have the LEDs fixed so I can actually see the screen and make adjustments...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-14-2012, 12:38 PM
Replies: 255
Views: 172,343
Posted By Ted Milner
Did the fronts on my 03 525iT, followed your...

Did the fronts on my 03 525iT, followed your instructions to a T. Car stops like a jet grabbing the wire on an aircraft carrier, even, straight with wonderful pedal feel. Obviously the Brembo...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-11-2012, 04:50 PM
Replies: 255
Views: 172,343
Posted By Ted Milner
bluebee: As a male, I would like to apologise...

bluebee:
As a male, I would like to apologise for the many comments made by my gender denigrating your tireless efforts to get a job done right, the first time.

I'm just about to replace the...
Forum: 5 Series DIY 06-24-2012, 12:50 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 46,936
Posted By Ted Milner
Thanks

Thank you so much for this thread. I just completed the 2, transmission and diff. oil changes following your detailed, and plainly written and wonderfully photograph description of this important...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-27-2011, 06:29 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 38,188
Posted By Ted Milner
Thanks for this. I am Canadian and sometimes feel...

Thanks for this. I am Canadian and sometimes feel American companies can take advantage of the border. This is certainly not a complete condemnation, I deal with American companies on line and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-14-2011, 05:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 672
Posted By Ted Milner
Erratic electrical problems.

I am coming to the same conclusion.
Heading south next week, so I will be interested to see if the warm weather does eliminate the problem
I do have a new alternator, just before Christmas, and a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-14-2011, 05:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 672
Posted By Ted Milner
Erratic electrical problems.

There doesn't seem to be any pattern, and non of these have led to a service light. I have noticed a couple of times the driver's taillight on, (I back into my garage) as I go into the house. I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-13-2011, 07:13 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 38,188
Posted By Ted Milner
HVAC panel removal

Hate to sound so stupid, but Bluebee sent this to me and I didn't read it carefully enough. My problem is I bought instructions to repair pixel damage on ebay. The instructions said, insert a #10...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-12-2011, 04:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 672
Posted By Ted Milner
Question E39 electical glitches

I have 2003, 525i Sport wagon. I live an hour north of Toronto and we are having an exceptionally cold winter.

I'm having erratic electrical problem. A couple of minutes after locking the car...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-08-2011, 11:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 13,997
Posted By Ted Milner
Screwed up MID removal

I sent out a thread last week asking for help to remove my MID after having the incorrect instructions that said to unscrew the Torx, not turn it 1/4 turn counterclockwise.

Now I have a broken...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-04-2011, 02:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 13,997
Posted By Ted Milner
Still confused

Thanks for the reply and the references, but I simply cannot find anywhere where someone has offered a solution to my problem of a broken MID, torx screw. The instructions I had said UNSCREW the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-04-2011, 09:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 13,997
Posted By Ted Milner
Ok, didn't have the correct info. on the MID...

Ok, didn't have the correct info. on the MID removal and have apparently broken the torx screw, we tried to unscrew it, not just turn 90 degrees.

Does anyone have an idea of what we can do now?
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-25-2010, 04:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,216
Posted By Ted Milner
Cargo cover for Wagon

Thanks for the heads-up, I'm interested, but just need to think about the colour, beige to go with grey......
Glad you were not hurt.
I'll be in touch in a day or so.

Ted
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-18-2010, 12:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,216
Posted By Ted Milner
Thanks for the website. I've emailed them but I...

Thanks for the website. I've emailed them but I was hoping someone might know of a used cover.

Thanks again,

Ted Milner
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-16-2010, 04:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,216
Posted By Ted Milner
Cargo cover for Wagon

Thanks for the EAS recommendation, but I'm not familiar with them and cant find anything that seems related when I "Google" EAS.

Do you know of a web site?

Thanks.

Ted Milner
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-14-2010, 12:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,216
Posted By Ted Milner
E39 Wagon roll-out cargo cover

I have a Sport wagon with a light grey interior, 2003.
Does anyone know where I can get a cargo cover for this vehicle, preferably, used?
Forum: New Member Introductions 07-07-2010, 10:49 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 372
Posted By Ted Milner
New member intro and questions

I'm a new member as of right now. I live north of Toronto, and have 2 X E39, both 2003s, a 525i and 525i Sport wagon.
I have the usual gripes, cupholders, etc. but I do have a couple of questions;...
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