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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-04-2009, 01:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 273
Posted By kenna
Question Will a/c be off or on?

Often when I get back into my 99 528i my a/c will not be on when I start my car. Most of the time it will be on. I thought at first I might have turned it off just prior to my arrival at my...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-27-2008, 01:34 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 317
Posted By kenna
Question recommend a shop

I own a 99 528i and need to locate an honest shop for upkeep and repairs. can anyone recommend a shop that is near me? I live in Ft.Worth, Texas. I have found a few in Dallas and Arlington; and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2008, 12:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 495
Posted By kenna
Thanks for the advice. I agree with you. I will...

Thanks for the advice. I agree with you. I will have my mechanic check the thermostat housing and hope that is the problem. I too have seen the many "replace cooling system" posts and that does...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-22-2008, 06:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 495
Posted By kenna
thank for the reply; but that looks quite an...

thank for the reply; but that looks quite an extensive job, and I am certainly no mechanic. I'll talk to my mechanic about it.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-22-2008, 12:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 495
Posted By kenna
Question temp up down and back again

I drive a 528i (99); the engine temp indicator goes up a bit, drops back to normal operating temp (normal being about at the first mark-even in summer) and I lose a small amount of coolant. The...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-06-2008, 08:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 449
Posted By kenna
what now???

what now???
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-06-2008, 08:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 449
Posted By kenna
Question intermitint heating 581i

no, my engine temp appeared ok. :dunno:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-05-2008, 10:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 449
Posted By kenna
Question cabin heater intermitant

help!! I drive a 99 581i. Just today my cabin heater began acting nutty. It took a good while for it to produce heat; and then it would stop heating on the driver side,but not the passenger side. ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-06-2008, 10:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,155
Posted By kenna
no 528i there---not "all".

no 528i there---not "all".
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-01-2008, 07:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,084
Posted By kenna
I'm glad you asked those questions about the...

I'm glad you asked those questions about the decals in the trunk. I have a 99 5281 (which I love); it has those very same stickers and I have wondered the same thing myself. Glad there are folks on...
Forum: General BMW 08-01-2008, 07:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 381
Posted By kenna
Question after market roadside assistance

hey guys;
i just got an offer to sign up for a roadside assistance policy. what do you think of them?
i've never used one, but am thinking of making a cross-country trip soon and am concerned about...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-05-2008, 07:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 978
Posted By kenna
how do you program the vent to turn on...

how do you program the vent to turn on automatically???
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-01-2008, 07:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 553
Posted By kenna
what???

what???
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-29-2008, 08:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 493
Posted By kenna
I bought my 99 528i in April (the 1st, to be...

I bought my 99 528i in April (the 1st, to be exact-no fooolin), and I have nothing to say about my car except that it has performed wonderfully. I bought it from a small dealership who is a good...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-14-2008, 05:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 778
Posted By kenna
I understand how it works now. Tried it & it...

I understand how it works now. Tried it & it works as you said. Thanks so much for the input.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-13-2008, 09:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 778
Posted By kenna
Don't have "BC"; Don't have "Consum"; Don't have...

Don't have "BC"; Don't have "Consum"; Don't have "Set"; and sure don't have a button on my dash for this purpose. But do have manual & found instructions there. Thanks Raymond919.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-12-2008, 11:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 778
Posted By kenna
Question resetting milege

How do you reset the mileage calculation? I am new to my 99 528i and don't want to screw with anything till I know how & what. Thanks , Ken :dunno:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-11-2008, 08:40 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,179
Posted By kenna
I agree with GSXRYDER & BBMW528i (among others). ...

I agree with GSXRYDER & BBMW528i (among others). I don't know anything about repairing cars. Maybe that means I'm not very smart; but I am smart enough to know that & don't mind letting others know...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-01-2008, 10:16 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 226,548
Posted By kenna
Smile bet you don't drive like an idi.. either. right?

bet you don't drive like an idi.. either. right?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-31-2008, 03:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 455
Posted By kenna
Thanks for the help. I've heard of Bentley...

Thanks for the help. I've heard of Bentley (among others). And I will go slow and try to learn as I go. The advice and instructions given on this forum are appreciated
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-31-2008, 08:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 455
Posted By kenna
repair manual suggestions please

I'm not a mechanic. I hardly know one tool from another. But I would like to try my hand at working on my 99 528i when minor work is to be done. You folks seem to be quite skilled at diy . Maybe...
Forum: Off-Topic 05-29-2008, 07:39 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,321
Posted By kenna
how do you reset the mpg?

how do you reset the mpg?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-26-2008, 07:23 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,622
Posted By kenna
I'm 66. but I can still see over the steering...

I'm 66. but I can still see over the steering wheel (if I strain).
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-25-2008, 08:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 536
Posted By kenna
sounds like a mixup in wiring / any work done on...

sounds like a mixup in wiring / any work done on seats lately?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-24-2008, 07:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 705
Posted By kenna
a mechanic friend of mine bought a very nice...

a mechanic friend of mine bought a very nice pickup from a disgusted and frustrated man for $500,that had troubles that sound just like some of your issues. He is a good mechanic, and did not know...
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