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Forum: Exterior 09-13-2011, 11:49 AM
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Posted By Captngeetch
WTB - E39 rocker panels side skirts

Looking for at least the passenger side rocker...will take both if nesc. Email price shipped to 07748 or if tristate area can pickup. Titansilber a plus. Email will get faster reply
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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-17-2009, 10:25 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,459
Posted By Captngeetch
Sounds like Vanos to me...when she's warm she...

Sounds like Vanos to me...when she's warm she runs like a champ ?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-12-2009, 09:42 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,386
Posted By Captngeetch
If your commute isn't all thru town...I would go...

If your commute isn't all thru town...I would go for the 540...Wish I did when I bought mine...although gas prices soared, I still think I would go for the 540/6. I am happy with my 528iA sport don't...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-12-2009, 09:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 729
Posted By Captngeetch
May I ask where you got the parts from ? need to...

May I ask where you got the parts from ? need to do the DS rear on mine
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-10-2009, 12:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,343
Posted By Captngeetch
I said in my other post above they change out the...

I said in my other post above they change out the Seals, Springs and tensioner...not sure where they get he "kit" from..but you can bet I will call and ask on Monday for S&G's
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-10-2009, 05:22 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,343
Posted By Captngeetch
then don't...lol The dealer wanted 2k for...

then don't...lol

The dealer wanted 2k for stock parts...I did leave out that my WP was being replaced as well..although I am providing the part
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-09-2009, 12:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,343
Posted By Captngeetch
A update from the OP of this thread.... Had...

A update from the OP of this thread....

Had it towed to my Indy, it's definitely the Vanos..Brand New one installed with the Upgraded O-rings and Better tensioner and springs as well as the hoses...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-05-2009, 12:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,343
Posted By Captngeetch
Thanx for the Input !

Thanx for the Input !
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-05-2009, 09:41 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,343
Posted By Captngeetch
The tap is constant...I used to have the "morning...

The tap is constant...I used to have the "morning rattle"...but this is too much, think I can drive it to my Indy safely (about 15miles away, all 65mph Highway ?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-05-2009, 09:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,343
Posted By Captngeetch
Nice Hijack...some of those Vidz do sound like...

Nice Hijack...some of those Vidz do sound like mine..I saw a comment about it possibly being the WP..but like I said I can feel it on the top of the engine as well

Bob...yes, exactly like...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-05-2009, 07:17 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,343
Posted By Captngeetch
Fan is clear..I can feel the click if I put my...

Fan is clear..I can feel the click if I put my hand on the VC
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-05-2009, 06:52 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,343
Posted By Captngeetch
Clicking from front of motor - Vanos or worse ?

Hear a clicking that increases with idle speed...sounds like a valve tapping..but it's at the very front...I've got the typical Vanos issues..cold start idle issues etc. When the car idles...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-01-2008, 05:23 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,924
Posted By Captngeetch
+1 it's gonna die eventually

+1 it's gonna die eventually
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-29-2008, 11:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,924
Posted By Captngeetch
You need to unplug the black unit on the inside...

You need to unplug the black unit on the inside right of the trunk...you'll see what looks like a rip cord which is the emergency release for the fuel door, that's the Actuator. unplug the wire...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-15-2008, 04:43 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,396
Posted By Captngeetch
I saw $1.93 a gal today of course that...

I saw $1.93 a gal today of course that regular...93oct was 2.05
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-02-2008, 11:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 568
Posted By Captngeetch
New member of the E39 Coolant System Club

Been awhile since I've posted here...but had to chime in since the club is not so exclusive...pulled in the driveway yesterday and the expansion tank split around the top and started spewing green...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-27-2008, 08:02 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,604
Posted By Captngeetch
Great pics...so crisp...wish I could get shots...

Great pics...so crisp...wish I could get shots like that
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-12-2008, 02:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 979
Posted By Captngeetch
Personal experience...that's how I know

Personal experience...that's how I know
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-10-2008, 03:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 916
Posted By Captngeetch
#2 looks like the fuel door actuator

#2 looks like the fuel door actuator
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-10-2008, 03:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 979
Posted By Captngeetch
".....Run Forest....Run ....!" save your...

".....Run Forest....Run ....!"

save your money...the only good warrenty is a factory one. They all sound great....but it'll be like pulling teeth to get any work completed under it....and any and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-30-2008, 01:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 12,686
Posted By Captngeetch
it stays on for 14mins...

it stays on for 14mins...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-29-2008, 07:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 934
Posted By Captngeetch
:eek::eek::yikes::yikes::confused::confused: ...

:eek::eek::yikes::yikes::confused::confused:
You're kidding.....right ?

"U - G - L - Y..they don't need no alibi...they Ugly..What,what...they Ugly ! "
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-29-2008, 07:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 716
Posted By Captngeetch
that after market warranty has nothing to do with...

that after market warranty has nothing to do with the price...and shouldn't be a sticking point for the sale either...who's it through ? what's covered, what's the deductable ? and I can speak from...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-27-2008, 07:41 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,772
Posted By Captngeetch
how much shipped to 07748...might have it, now...

how much shipped to 07748...might have it, now that the holidays are over ;)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-24-2008, 06:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 509
Posted By Captngeetch
A stolen car from Queens ?....:eeps: Clean...

A stolen car from Queens ?....:eeps:

Clean title ?.....:rofl:
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