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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-20-2014, 10:05 PM
Replies: 7
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Posted By aioros
i will check all the hoses again Sent from...

i will check all the hoses again

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-20-2014, 10:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 196
Posted By aioros
aaaah yes. Sent from BimmerApp mobile app

aaaah yes.

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-20-2014, 05:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 181
Posted By aioros
thx guys. whats/where the crankcase vent gasket? ...

thx guys. whats/where the crankcase vent gasket?

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-19-2014, 07:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 181
Posted By aioros
found it Sent from BimmerApp mobile app

found it

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-19-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 196
Posted By aioros
im not 100% sure how it really works...yet. gas...

im not 100% sure how it really works...yet. gas fumes go to the charcoal canister then pump to the intake. the purge valve opens to let those fumes go to the intake manifold.

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-19-2014, 05:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 196
Posted By aioros
evap purge valve, p0441 not fix

i replaced the evap purge valve a couple of days ago due to a constant p0441 code. unfortunately, the new valve did not care of the "incorrect purge flow"
anyone with what would the next thing to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-19-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 181
Posted By aioros
Question is there a DIY to replace IM gaskets?

I've been searching for a DIY on how to remove the intake manifold. I want to replace the IM gaskets and the CCV. And do an engine clean up once everything is out of the way.
Im planning to do the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-16-2014, 11:47 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 43,718
Posted By aioros
Ditto...Evans NPG+ High Performance

Ditto...Evans NPG+ High Performance
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-15-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 383
Posted By aioros
It could be one of the 2 hoses that connect to...

It could be one of the 2 hoses that connect to the Purge valve. the one from the canister to the valve or the one from the valve to the intake. I'm still waiting for the Purge valve to get here to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-14-2014, 04:35 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 653
Posted By aioros
my car has it but i don't like it. I believe it...

my car has it but i don't like it. I believe it was an option when new or some time before i took ownership, someone activated it. It locks all 4 doors after 5mph or so. I usually de-active it by...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-13-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 184
Posted By aioros
that plastic... Sent from BimmerApp mobile...

that plastic...

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-13-2014, 11:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 184
Posted By aioros
well I changed the gasket and the fuel line hose...

well I changed the gasket and the fuel line hose thinking that was gonna fix the leak...to my surprise when I filled up the gas tank and gasoline kept spilling from the top of the little plastic...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-12-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 184
Posted By aioros
sane happen to my ride. the culprit was the...

sane happen to my ride. the culprit was the plastic cover. it had a crack where gas spilled if i fill up the tank. i used epoxy to seal it up.

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-10-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 383
Posted By aioros
my car gets the P0441 every other time i turn it...

my car gets the P0441 every other time i turn it on (thats how it works) so i guess i will replace the same valve and see how it goes.

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-10-2014, 10:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 178
Posted By aioros
Thrust arms (period). my ride had the same...

Thrust arms (period). my ride had the same symptoms but for a longer period of time. if you can, lift your car. take the plastic covers off that cover the bushings and inspect them. look for signs...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-05-2014, 10:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 320
Posted By aioros
it took me about 7hrs. i think it should take...

it took me about 7hrs. i think it should take about 4hrs total. i had a hard time taking the ball joints out. The BJ remover kept slipping out, even with the nut flush with the stud. i put a wrench...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-05-2014, 09:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 297
Posted By aioros
my ride has had this same issue for quite sime...

my ride has had this same issue for quite sime time. first i thought it was the rotors getting warped. the shaking would go away, but it would come back. i took a look at the thrust arms bushings and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-05-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 320
Posted By aioros
a little too late for the solid rubber, i...

a little too late for the solid rubber, i installed the Lemfoerder already. i applied a little of this clear sealant to the edge where the rubber and metal meet.

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-04-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 320
Posted By aioros
Another "Thrust arm/Tension strut" thread

I just replaced both thrust arms on my ride. Here's the story:
For the past 2yrs, my car has been having steering wheel issues while braking, rotors get distorded with runouts about .004 to .006,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-16-2014, 12:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 374
Posted By aioros
actually, i thought about doing that. i wonder...

actually, i thought about doing that. i wonder whay would work really good to clean it?

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-15-2014, 04:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 374
Posted By aioros
what's "crz"? system is full of coolant. wp...

what's "crz"?
system is full of coolant.
wp was replaced last yr, but i got it from autozone; so thats why i will replacen it with a new one.
the radiator is not blocked. I've been runnng my car...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-15-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 374
Posted By aioros
the fan clutch is bad Sent from BimmerApp...

the fan clutch is bad

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-14-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 374
Posted By aioros
the cooling system is full. i make sure of that...

the cooling system is full. i make sure of that every week. i installed the current fan clutch back on April 2010; the car had 125k miles. 4yrs later and 80k miles its no good. i ordered a new behr...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-14-2014, 10:01 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 374
Posted By aioros
the aux fan is working fine , it is the fan...

the aux fan is working fine , it is the fan clutch that is bad . i just did the newspaper test and i was able to stop the fan

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-13-2014, 05:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 374
Posted By aioros
Can the a/c make the engine overheat?

ok today, sep 13 2014, has been really hot in southern cal. around 110f. while driving on the freeway (sort of up hill) at 76 to 85 mph and the a/c running, i noticed the coolant-engine temp creep up...
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