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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-25-2013, 04:14 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,411
Posted By jeffstri
Can't agree with that. My original valley pan...

Can't agree with that. My original valley pan seal began leaking at about 90,000 mi, but it didn't get bad enough to replace until 109,000 mi. The genuine BMW replacement only lasted 15,000 mi for...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-01-2012, 06:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,045
Posted By jeffstri
Bill you say read, read, read . . . but did you...

Bill you say read, read, read . . . but did you or Bee really read the OP's original post or any of the other replies?? He has a Bosch 5.0 system with the control module located behind the glove box....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-01-2012, 05:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,045
Posted By jeffstri
I don't mean to hijack this thread, but it's hard...

I don't mean to hijack this thread, but it's hard not to correct such misinformation.

Can you provide us the stuff "DOCUMENTED about INPA or even the GT-1 not being able to code a fair percentage...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-28-2012, 11:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,089
Posted By jeffstri
Don't worry about it (although I'm sure you don't...

Don't worry about it (although I'm sure you don't have ASC).

Go to realoem.com (http://www.realoem.com/bmw/select.do), enter you car's "serial number" (the last 7 characters of your VIN) and find...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-26-2012, 07:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,045
Posted By jeffstri
What has failed, the ABS pump under the hood (#1...

What has failed, the ABS pump under the hood (#1 (http://www.realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=DE53&mospid=47588&btnr=34_0524&hg=34&fg=20)), or the control module (#7...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-24-2012, 08:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,089
Posted By jeffstri
Not as cheap as Import Part Zone...

Not as cheap as Import Part Zone...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-24-2012, 07:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,097
Posted By jeffstri
There are two valve cover gaskets on each...

There are two valve cover gaskets on each cylinder bank. The cylinder heads slant toward the passenger compartment and away from the mid-line so oil leaking from the inner gasket accumulates around...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-24-2012, 05:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,097
Posted By jeffstri
You'll find more information about m62 oil leaks...

You'll find more information about m62 oil leaks in e38 forums such as Bimmerforums (http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum/forumdisplay.php?f=274) and Bimmerboard...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-16-2012, 08:02 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 23,723
Posted By jeffstri
Not sure what this is all about, but if you had...

Not sure what this is all about, but if you had ever used DIS/GT1 yourself you would know it can code a new DSC module and do all the other stuff you mention just fine. And are you saying you should...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-16-2012, 07:42 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 23,723
Posted By jeffstri
They'll refund your money if they can't fix your...

They'll refund your money if they can't fix your module, not if your problem is something else. Also, no need to be a jerk about it.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-14-2012, 07:17 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 23,723
Posted By jeffstri
Good job. I think Bluebee would have suggested...

Good job. I think Bluebee would have suggested that you not bother to even read fault codes and brake pressure with your fancy schmancy GT1/DIS, but instead do a 10 min wheel sensor test and if that...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-09-2012, 04:23 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,411
Posted By jeffstri
I removed the "new" gasket (which looked no...

I removed the "new" gasket (which looked no different than the gasket on my original cover) that had failed, before applying The Right Stuff. If I had it to do over again I would have reused the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-08-2012, 05:30 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,411
Posted By jeffstri
When I replaced my valley pan cover at 109,000...

When I replaced my valley pan cover at 109,000 miles, I bought the replacement from my dealer. I rejected the first one they showed me because the gasket was flattened in several places, probably...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-05-2012, 10:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 897
Posted By jeffstri
The re-builders I've talked to say the percentage...

The re-builders I've talked to say the percentage that can be rebuilt is much higher than 25%, and posts on this and other boards also indicate high success rates.

Will you match price on a new...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-04-2012, 05:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 897
Posted By jeffstri
I gave you the link to the BBA-Reman ebay site...

I gave you the link to the BBA-Reman ebay site (here it is again: BBA-Reman ebay (http://stores.ebay.com/BBA-Remanufacturing-Inc/_i.html?_nkw=5.7&submit=Search&_sid=281020046)), and their web site is...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-03-2012, 04:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 897
Posted By jeffstri
BBA-Reman $99 on ebay...

BBA-Reman $99 on ebay (http://stores.ebay.com/BBA-Remanufacturing-Inc/_i.html?_nkw=5.7&submit=Search&_sid=281020046), including shipping both ways. Lifetime warranty.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-03-2012, 06:45 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 11,030
Posted By jeffstri
lol - actually, more like $431 (from...

lol - actually, more like $431 (from europartsdirect (http://www.europartsdirect.com/)), and rebuilt is about $100 from BBA reman on ebay...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-13-2012, 04:40 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 23,723
Posted By jeffstri
Wait, stop!!! BBA reman...

Wait, stop!!!

BBA reman (http://stores.ebay.com/BBA-Remanufacturing-Inc/Other-/_i.html?_nkw=abs&submit=Search&_fsub=1&_sid=281020046) should be only about $100
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-06-2012, 06:34 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 102,592
Posted By jeffstri
Another satisfied BBA Remanufacturing customer...

Another satisfied BBA Remanufacturing customer here.

The link in post #103 to their ebay Bosch 5.7 module rebuild service is no longer active. Check their ebay store...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-22-2011, 06:26 PM
Replies: 749
Views: 355,056
Posted By jeffstri
Bosch 5.7 rebuild by BBA Reman only $100...

Bosch 5.7 rebuild by BBA Reman only $100 (http://stores.ebay.com/BBA-Remanufacturing-Inc/_i.html?_nkw=5.7&submit=Search&_sid=281020046) right now.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-13-2011, 05:57 PM
Replies: 331
Views: 261,306
Posted By jeffstri
None will run in linux outside of a virtual...

None will run in linux outside of a virtual machine.

INPA, NCS Expert, and WinFKP are Windows programs, run best in XP.

DIS is programmed in SCO UNIX.

SSS/Progman is a Windows XP Embedded...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-29-2011, 08:05 PM
Replies: 331
Views: 261,306
Posted By jeffstri
The best way to get answers to most of the...

The best way to get answers to most of the questions raised in this thread is to search the Bimmerforums Diagnostic software forum. (http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum/forumdisplay.php?f=233) ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-04-2011, 06:55 PM
Replies: 749
Views: 355,056
Posted By jeffstri
If your module can't be rebuilt, I'd get a new...

If your module can't be rebuilt, I'd get a new one rather than buy someone else's problems in a used one.

The replacement part number is 1 265 950 002 - see the Bosch Aftermarket Catalog...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-21-2011, 07:01 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 11,030
Posted By jeffstri
It makes absolutely no sense to test/replace...

It makes absolutely no sense to test/replace wheel sensors when the code tells you that the DSC module is reporting no/implausible signal from the pressure sensor. Since you already replaced the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-11-2011, 07:25 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 23,723
Posted By jeffstri
Correct - measured directly by DIS via the 20-pin...

Correct - measured directly by DIS via the 20-pin diagnostic connector under the hood, if you have one. If not, via the OBD port.



Yes, you will have to back probe the wheel sensor/wiring...
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