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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-28-2015, 11:30 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 540
Posted By mjalloul11
Turn the switch by hand but make sure the key is...

Turn the switch by hand but make sure the key is in the tumbler so the ews will read the chip
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-28-2015, 11:05 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 540
Posted By mjalloul11
York problem is not the switch, but the key...

York problem is not the switch, but the key tumbler, a quik fix is to drill the bottom of the shaft to kill the steering lock put the key in and use the switch by hand to turn the car and move around.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-25-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 454
Posted By mjalloul11
There are many relays there, can't tell you witch...

There are many relays there, can't tell you witch one
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-25-2015, 03:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 454
Posted By mjalloul11
There is a starter relay in the ECU box

There is a starter relay in the ECU box
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-25-2015, 03:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 242
Posted By mjalloul11
An 03 is a 330 or325. Different engines. you can...

An 03 is a 330 or325. Different engines. you can swap the engines, but it is cheper to just fix the old one if the head is not cracked.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-25-2015, 03:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 454
Posted By mjalloul11
Does the starter turn or just click or nothing?

Does the starter turn or just click or nothing?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-20-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 179
Posted By mjalloul11
If you mean the needle counter in the dash, then...

If you mean the needle counter in the dash, then it is +5KM/H when you are going 100. n
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-19-2015, 02:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 450
Posted By mjalloul11
On 96 to 98 models the AUX fan is controled by...

On 96 to 98 models the AUX fan is controled by two things, one is the AC panel andthe fan is on when the AC is on and the other is with the temp switch on the side of the radiator and only coes on...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-19-2015, 02:57 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 450
Posted By mjalloul11
The AUX fan does nothing when the car is moving...

The AUX fan does nothing when the car is moving at a steady speed and should not come on unles you have a problem. The AUX fan IS importent in slow speed and heavy trafic. It looks you have a problem...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-19-2015, 02:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 212
Posted By mjalloul11
Does the roof gets sideways when you try to close...

Does the roof gets sideways when you try to close it? If so then one of the plastic taps that control it is broken, you have to push that side with your hand when you close it.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-17-2015, 11:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 204
Posted By mjalloul11
Control arms comes to mind, that is number one on...

Control arms comes to mind, that is number one on the list. Also wheel bearings are a close two.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-17-2015, 07:40 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 2,434
Posted By mjalloul11
The abs issue can be as simple as a bad wheel...

The abs issue can be as simple as a bad wheel sensor, 1997 cars usually have a robust unit
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-09-2015, 11:21 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 16,622
Posted By mjalloul11
no lines there it is the steering rack.

no lines there it is the steering rack.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-08-2015, 11:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 203
Posted By mjalloul11
You have an ABS sensore on the way out, it is...

You have an ABS sensore on the way out, it is giving false signales to the pump and your ABS is turned on even though you are not pushing the brakes that hard. That is why the noise goes away when...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-07-2015, 12:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 402
Posted By mjalloul11
Nice, but most of us cannot understand half what...

Nice, but most of us cannot understand half what you said, ore even have the knowhow.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-07-2015, 12:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 129
Posted By mjalloul11
With no codes we cannot help much, but i start...

With no codes we cannot help much, but i start with plugs and coils.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-07-2015, 12:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 711
Posted By mjalloul11
The simple thing to do is take off the belt and...

The simple thing to do is take off the belt and run the engine, no noise =belt, pullys, alternator or power steering pump. Running the engine with no belts is OK for a few minutes.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-17-2015, 07:51 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,091
Posted By mjalloul11
my first was a e21 320 that I bought off a friend...

my first was a e21 320 that I bought off a friend who was in a fennder bender. but my try pashion was the e39 series ever since I saw the car and driver articles. fast forward a couple of years I was...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-06-2015, 11:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 364
Posted By mjalloul11
The wiper motor is rusted on the inside due to...

The wiper motor is rusted on the inside due to water, the location is bad and when the water drain is blocked the water goes right in. The motor will stop running at the end. you can take it out...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-05-2015, 10:05 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,312
Posted By mjalloul11
Try the other side maybe? In some racks the inner...

Try the other side maybe? In some racks the inner shaft could only be removed from one side and the whol e thing just slide in. Of course complete disasembly is in order including the steering shaft...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-05-2015, 03:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 244
Posted By mjalloul11
Do you have a cable linking the ASC drive motor...

Do you have a cable linking the ASC drive motor with the throtle?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-05-2015, 03:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 235
Posted By mjalloul11
The drivets window cable sound broken, the only...

The drivets window cable sound broken, the only way to know is to open the doors card and look inside, as for the passenger maybe the switch is broken? Also check the fuses in the trunk and under the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-05-2015, 02:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 373
Posted By mjalloul11
My power lockes went out on my honda accord,...

My power lockes went out on my honda accord, checked all the fuses and all was good but still nothing. Took the car to a local mechanic who took a look and put his hand under the passender seat then...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-02-2015, 12:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 254
Posted By mjalloul11
Wiper motors in our cars can and will be floded...

Wiper motors in our cars can and will be floded with rain water and become rusted on the inside when the water channels get clouged.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-31-2015, 12:03 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 712
Posted By mjalloul11
The sleeve does come out sometimes and there are...

The sleeve does come out sometimes and there are a couple on each side i think, the tierod and the control arm, they are there because we have aluminum suspention. Dont use the fork thing in removing...
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