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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-24-2012, 08:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 343
Posted By cali1995*joy
My apogies. I should have indicated that the car...

My apogies. I should have indicated that the car in question was a BMW 528i 1999 model.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-24-2012, 01:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 343
Posted By cali1995*joy
Unhappy Car fails to pull

I have noticed that during Summer my car after being driven for a couple of hours fails to move into different gears. A yellow gear with an acclamation mark in the center comes on and that happens...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-20-2011, 01:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 373
Posted By cali1995*joy
Speedometer

The speedomer and ABS light come on after the car warms up and the Check engine light remains on at all times. What can cause this problem?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-08-2011, 03:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,713
Posted By cali1995*joy
1999 BMW 528i E39 Radiator hoses

I am trying to replace the radiator shrould. I need to remove some of the hoses to have better access. Does anybody know how these hoses can be disconnected from the radiator and radiator expansion...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-03-2011, 10:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,547
Posted By cali1995*joy
Thank you very much. I will try to work on my car...

Thank you very much. I will try to work on my car this weekend.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-02-2011, 11:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,547
Posted By cali1995*joy
Alternator

I need help replacing the alternator on my BMW 528i E39 1999 model, does anybody know the appropriate procedure for removing and reinstalling the alternator without disconnecting several components?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2010, 01:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,643
Posted By cali1995*joy
Blue Bee

Blue Bee, I am not a foreigner as you stated in your submission. I apologize for calling you a redneck. Stereotyping has no room in these discussions. I did not pay attention to the spelling when I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-22-2010, 06:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,643
Posted By cali1995*joy
Thumbs down Axle

Blue Bee you seem to be a red-neck. If you have no contribution, please keep quiet. An error was made and I apologize.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-22-2010, 06:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,643
Posted By cali1995*joy
Axles

Of course I meant axles please. Thanks to those who had contributed positively.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-04-2010, 02:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,643
Posted By cali1995*joy
E39 Front axel

I need to replace the front axels only.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-04-2010, 02:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,643
Posted By cali1995*joy
1999 E39: Axel Removal

Can someone show me how to remove and reinstall axels? I need to replace them because the boots are torn and the car vibrates at higher speeds.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-01-2010, 07:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 638
Posted By cali1995*joy
Gear problem

I hear a thumping noise as if there is a loose joint along the drive shaft every time I change gears. The car runs very well on the road and acceleration is normal.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-01-2010, 05:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 638
Posted By cali1995*joy
1999 E39 - Gear change problem

I hear noise from the rear every time I change gears from Park to Drive or from Park to Reverse. The noise is loud enough to make me get concerned. I have been monitoring the ATF and no loss of fluid...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-31-2010, 06:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 399
Posted By cali1995*joy
Question Gear problems

I was driving on the freeway when all of a sudden the gear changed. There was a faulty indicator, a yellow gear and exclamation point in the center. I do not know what that symbol means. So I pulled...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-25-2010, 05:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,829
Posted By cali1995*joy
Bmw 528i Driver's seat removal

I am trying to remove the driver's seat so that I can do some repairs on it. I have managed to remove 3 bolts but the 4th,the right front bolt, is giving me a problem. There is a plastic rail over it...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-25-2010, 04:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,262
Posted By cali1995*joy
1999 Bmw 528i Driver's seat

Can anyone show me how to remove the driver's seat on Bmw 528i?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-22-2010, 11:28 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 23,648
Posted By cali1995*joy
1999 BMW 528i E39

Thanks to all of you for your inputs and time. My seat was fixed. I replaced an electrical plug that was broken.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-22-2010, 12:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 675
Posted By cali1995*joy
BMW 528i - Seat Removal

There is nothing wrong with the fuse, I need to adjust the seat forward mechanically. Any ideas?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-22-2010, 12:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 675
Posted By cali1995*joy
Bmw 528i e39

The driver's seat can not be adjusted. I checked and found that the switch and electrical connector were broken. I want to remove or move the seat forward so that I can do the repairs, how can I can...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-16-2010, 01:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 642
Posted By cali1995*joy
removing radio

Actually, you have to remove the volume control knob to access the hex nut. Thanks to all of you for the help. It took me less than 5 mins to remove the radio.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-13-2010, 02:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 642
Posted By cali1995*joy
Do I have to romove any panel to access the clamp...

Do I have to romove any panel to access the clamp screws?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-12-2010, 08:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 642
Posted By cali1995*joy
1999 e39

How do you replace and reinstal the radio?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-12-2010, 08:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 642
Posted By cali1995*joy
Question 1999 e39

How do you remove and reinstal the original radio on this car?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-28-2010, 08:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 500
Posted By cali1995*joy
Question Driver's seat adjustment

I just found out that the driver's seat and steering wheel can not be adjusted but the two rear mirrors work perfectly. I checked all the fuses and were fine. What can be the problem? I was...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-27-2010, 06:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 466
Posted By cali1995*joy
E39 528i Gear Change issues

The gear jolts when I change the gear from P to D or vice versa. This does not happen when I park the car uphill, what can be the issue? The car drives smoothly and gears go in very well without...
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