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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-28-2014, 08:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 322
Posted By Axialflow
Sounds like a Pulley. take your belt off, start...

Sounds like a Pulley. take your belt off, start the car and see if the sound is still there. Don't leave a running for more than a minute
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-19-2012, 12:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,130
Posted By Axialflow
http://www.ecstuning.com/BMW-E39-525i-M54_2.5L/Ext...

http://www.ecstuning.com/BMW-E39-525i-M54_2.5L/Exterior/Body/ES129547/

this part also helps keep low pressure under the car when your going fast.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-03-2012, 02:34 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,625
Posted By Axialflow
Yup, its a great idea to service your FF a least...

Yup, its a great idea to service your FF a least every 50k. You can also try relieving the fuel pressure from the schrader valve on the fuel injector rail.

Hers a pic of the one that came off my...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-01-2012, 06:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,021
Posted By Axialflow
http://i214.photobucket.com/albums/cc233/A12volt/E...

http://i214.photobucket.com/albums/cc233/A12volt/E3920Glovebox20Fuses20Owners20Manual.jpghttp://i214.photobucket.com/albums/cc233/A12volt/IMAG0505.jpg

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-01-2012, 05:56 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,325
Posted By Axialflow
that sucks, you can try sparying some penetrating...

that sucks, you can try sparying some penetrating lube on it also. I was thinking you had to remove Crank shaft to get to that seal.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-01-2012, 05:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,385
Posted By Axialflow
If your hose is too big it wont seal. Should be a...

If your hose is too big it wont seal. Should be a tight fit
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-30-2012, 12:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,591
Posted By Axialflow
The ECS pully is on the right side. From...

The ECS pully is on the right side.

From just looking at it, one of the odvious differences is that the BMW part (OEM) is made out of a plactic composite while the ECS part is made of a billet...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-30-2012, 07:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,591
Posted By Axialflow
ECS Vs. OEM water pump pully

I recently did a swap from the oem pully to the metal one from ECS. While i was at it i did a size comparison since they advertise a 7% overdrive.
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-27-2012, 07:32 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,967
Posted By Axialflow
Yup, I had to open the ski hole to hear my 10s....

Yup, I had to open the ski hole to hear my 10s. The truck on these cars have tons of sound deadening material.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-27-2012, 06:04 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,514
Posted By Axialflow
Fan procedure ...

Fan procedure
http://www.beisansystems.com/procedures/e39_fan_procedure.htm
You may find it easyer with the special tools
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=628944
Bavauto has cup...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-25-2012, 07:12 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,860
Posted By Axialflow
Lookes like i'm missing the spark plug wrech,...

Lookes like i'm missing the spark plug wrech, pin, polishing cloth, socket wrench and the ring cover.

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=DT43&mospid=47584&btnr=71_0119&hg=71&fg=05
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-25-2012, 06:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,058
Posted By Axialflow
Your brake lights should only come on when you...

Your brake lights should only come on when you press the brake. If they stay on all the time there could be a problem with your brake switch.

I know my 3rd brake light has a melted connect so...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-23-2012, 05:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,391
Posted By Axialflow
try testing the fan before you get a new one.

try testing the fan before you get a new one.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-23-2012, 10:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 519
Posted By Axialflow
I got the same ones from ebay, great tools ive...

I got the same ones from ebay, great tools ive had to use them alot.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-23-2012, 10:27 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,881
Posted By Axialflow
Try bleeding the system. When you were going down...

Try bleeding the system. When you were going down the highway were you in slow traffic?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-23-2012, 05:20 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,391
Posted By Axialflow
How did you come to that conculsion? From what I...

How did you come to that conculsion? From what I understand the aux is there to cool the condenser. If it's not working the air wont get cold, this is evident when your car is not moving (no airflow...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-23-2012, 04:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 464
Posted By Axialflow
Do you know what code its thowing?

Do you know what code its thowing?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-22-2012, 03:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 928
Posted By Axialflow
pixel stuff ...

pixel stuff
http://www.bimmerboard.com/forums/posts/504260

for your power steering try lubing the universal joint on the shaft that goes to the rack.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-10-2012, 04:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,078
Posted By Axialflow
Take a look at this ...

Take a look at this
http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.php?t=1460638
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-10-2012, 01:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 962
Posted By Axialflow
f you know the exact code it could help. Im...

f you know the exact code it could help.

Im thinking its PO171 System too lean Bank 2.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-09-2012, 02:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,354
Posted By Axialflow
It seems like I have the lower grade package. Im...

It seems like I have the lower grade package. Im still going to have to look into what differential I have.

Heres what my vin come up with
Type code
DT43
Type
525I (USA)
E series
E39...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-06-2012, 03:20 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,450
Posted By Axialflow
You can swap filters without drianing the oil....

You can swap filters without drianing the oil. The procedure is the same as a regular oil change.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-06-2012, 03:04 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,450
Posted By Axialflow
When I did the search on my phone it showed me...

When I did the search on my phone it showed me more mann filters. This leads me to belive that the code on the box is not faked. For example if it were fake the code would not bring up any filters. ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-06-2012, 02:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,354
Posted By Axialflow
Yup, lookes like this

Yup, lookes like this
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-06-2012, 02:19 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,450
Posted By Axialflow
:confused:How did you come to that conclusion?

:confused:How did you come to that conclusion?
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