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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-17-2013, 06:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 376
Posted By chewie2006
Car horn died

Hey, quick question im mulling over. I just moved from south florida to indiana, and over the last few days my horn has been getting weaker and weaker. Sometimes it doesnt sound at all. Could the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-10-2013, 08:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 662
Posted By chewie2006
Very good stuff. Thank you both Sent from my...

Very good stuff. Thank you both

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-10-2013, 06:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 662
Posted By chewie2006
M52tu engine wiring diagram

I've made bit a whoopsie. I was installing my intake manifold after rebuilding the engine over a couple of months, but apparently have plugged wires into the wrong place. The car gets power, the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-27-2012, 04:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 310
Posted By chewie2006
528 exhaust suggestions?

Ive been rebuilding a 99 528i lately, and discovered a problem with the exhaust. I was reattaching the headers the rest of the exhaust when the cat converter fell out. Upon inspection, i found the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-14-2012, 05:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 461
Posted By chewie2006
Thanks for the input. Those green pads and wd40...

Thanks for the input. Those green pads and wd40 works perfect. Decided id scrub the entire shaft down and it looks remarkable. Still got a bit to do, but but definitely worth it.

Sent from my...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-13-2012, 05:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 461
Posted By chewie2006
I was just reading through and saw that peanut...

I was just reading through and saw that peanut butter is a good preventative for rust while in storage......how does someone come across that thought process? Haha. And i think ill use a light oil...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-13-2012, 04:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 461
Posted By chewie2006
Anybody, ideas? Sent from my PC36100 using...

Anybody, ideas?

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-13-2012, 03:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 461
Posted By chewie2006
Some rust on camshafts

So im rebuilding the engine on a junked bmw from my landlord, and upon inspecting the camshafts that i removed today, i saw theres a bit of rust here and there. Wondering what the best way to clean...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 10-05-2012, 11:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 652
Posted By chewie2006
Bumpity Sent from my PC36100 using Bimmer App

Bumpity

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Forum: General Automotive Forum 10-04-2012, 06:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 652
Posted By chewie2006
Anybody....tires.....please? Lol

Anybody....tires.....please? Lol
Forum: General Automotive Forum 10-04-2012, 06:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 652
Posted By chewie2006
New tires for girlfreinds eclipse

Hey guys, I've got a favor to ask of yall. My girlfreind's '04 eclipse is in need of some new tires. I don't really know tires that well however, and therefore don't know what to look for. I'm...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-15-2012, 03:59 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,922
Posted By chewie2006
Dunno how in depth you want to get, but im...

Dunno how in depth you want to get, but im rebuilding a 1999 528. Mainly looking for a new head gasket, but i understand thats a large amount of work so ill understand if you want to pass haha
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-05-2012, 10:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 458
Posted By chewie2006
Nothing really. Im enjoying myself with the car....

Nothing really. Im enjoying myself with the car. I understand its no easy task, but i planned on doing a rebuild on the engine anyway to clean the sludge out of it. It sat for about 3 years in a yard...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-05-2012, 08:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 458
Posted By chewie2006
I bought the car as a project from my landlord....

I bought the car as a project from my landlord. It didnt run when i got it from him, but after a bit of work i did get it started. By that hurricane came through here and water flooded three of the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-05-2012, 07:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 458
Posted By chewie2006
Bump Sent from my PC36100 using Bimmer App

Bump

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-05-2012, 05:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 458
Posted By chewie2006
528i hg job

Hey guys and gals. Ive run into a bit of a doozie here. I need to replace the head gasket on my 528 and am a bit lost as to how this is done. Ive tried finding links and vids and such, but havent had...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-24-2012, 10:36 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 18,056
Posted By chewie2006
So i skim read through here so forgive me if its...

So i skim read through here so forgive me if its been mentioned already. Im looking for a reader that will cover basics and bmw specific codes. Im restoring a junked '99 528i and now that i got the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-18-2012, 09:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 581
Posted By chewie2006
I dont suppose you could give a few i can look up...

I dont suppose you could give a few i can look up could?

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-18-2012, 08:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 581
Posted By chewie2006
Cool stuff. Thanks guys. Im broke because of a...

Cool stuff. Thanks guys. Im broke because of a ticket i got in the other car, but ill deffinitely get a scamner tool when i have the money. In the mean time im gonna with things. I cleaned the fuel...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-18-2012, 05:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 581
Posted By chewie2006
I got it for 500 if its a bust, i can sell the...

I got it for 500 if its a bust, i can sell the seats for that much haha. But ive got the manual already (downloaded on my computer, found a place and got it free). As for the scan tool.....thats a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-17-2012, 01:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 581
Posted By chewie2006
Help please?

Okay, I bought a an e39 (1999 bmw 528i) off my landlord for cheap cause it wasn't running and I thought it'd be a fun project and when it's running, a great daily driver. But I've come across a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-17-2012, 12:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 512
Posted By chewie2006
Looking for a new battery

My current battery is dead and normally I'd order an Optima Battery to put in, but it seems they don't make any specifically for BMW's. Therefore I must turn to you all. I'm wondering if anyone knows...
Forum: Parting Out 07-13-2012, 10:30 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,316
Posted By chewie2006
It just needs a little work. Small stuff, got it...

It just needs a little work. Small stuff, got it cheap so i wasnt expecting much. Still cheaper to buy and fix than get one still running so far.
Forum: Parting Out 07-13-2012, 10:28 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,316
Posted By chewie2006
Hey, i just got a 1999 528i, and you may have...

Hey, i just got a 1999 528i, and you may have just become my best freind. As of right now, im wobdering if you have the front bumper, power steering pump, fuel pump, all 4 rotors with pads if theyre...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-09-2012, 07:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,209
Posted By chewie2006
At the moment, i dont know if it needs it or not....

At the moment, i dont know if it needs it or not. Its a bit of a project at the moment. The fuel pump needs replacing and fluids drained and possibly new hoses. The car hasnt been used for a couple...
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