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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 10:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 124
Posted By edjack
My vote, too.

My vote, too.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 10:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 71
Posted By edjack
... or P0250?

... or P0250?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 09:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 71
Posted By edjack
Please clarify: There is no code PO 1250. The...

Please clarify: There is no code PO 1250. The P-codes are PXXXX, where X is a number.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 04:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 98
Posted By edjack
1. Automotive glass shop. 2-5. Automotive...

1. Automotive glass shop.

2-5. Automotive body shop.

These don't appear to be desperate issues.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 04:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 207
Posted By edjack
WD-40 was designed as a Water Displacement"...

WD-40 was designed as a Water Displacement" chemical. It has no lubricating qualities.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 11:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 94
Posted By edjack
It doesn't matter where you're standing; the left...

It doesn't matter where you're standing; the left and right sides of the car don't change.

Don't know what his trick is.

The siphon pump keeps the two lobes at the same level. It's on the left...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 10:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 82
Posted By edjack
Did you wait 16 min before disconnecting the...

Did you wait 16 min before disconnecting the battery? If not, you may have scrambled a module.

Try reconnecting the battery. Then wait 16 min with the trunk open. The trunk light will go out....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 10:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 220
Posted By edjack
You guys are in danger of starting a religious...

You guys are in danger of starting a religious war over oil brands.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 10:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 204
Posted By edjack
Hole placement: Horizontal: 1 inch to the...

Hole placement:

Horizontal: 1 inch to the right of trunk centerline.
Vertical: 3 inches from the bottom edge of the lid.

I believe a inch hole would be sufficient, maybe even smaller.

I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-24-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 320
Posted By edjack
Confusing post. Was the $10 blade just the rubber...

Confusing post. Was the $10 blade just the rubber part, or an entire assembly?

Where did you buy it?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 210
Posted By edjack
The engine will fall backwards. The rear mount on...

The engine will fall backwards. The rear mount on the trans holds the assembly in place.

I cannot imagine removing the trans w/o removing the exhaust and driveshaft.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 210
Posted By edjack
Sorry about the curt reply. However, if you need...

Sorry about the curt reply. However, if you need to know how to drop the trans, you really need a step-by-step procedure, which is far more detailed than can be posted here.

BTW, there are (were?)...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 107
Posted By edjack
You need to check your work. If done correctly,...

You need to check your work. If done correctly, there will be no slack.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2014, 03:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 210
Posted By edjack
Buy the Bentley E39 service manual.

Buy the Bentley E39 service manual.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 134
Posted By edjack
Clean the contacts with a solvent like lighter...

Clean the contacts with a solvent like lighter fluid and a toothbrush. Dry thoroughly and coat the mating parts of the connector with dielectric grease. If badly corroded, you may have to replace the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 114
Posted By edjack
Depends on what's worn out. If only the pulley,...

Depends on what's worn out. If only the pulley, not a lot. If you have to buy the entire assembly, a lot.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 134
Posted By edjack
Methinks he means that you should search for the...

Methinks he means that you should search for the meaning of the light.

If the dipstick indicates that the oil level is correct, then the level sensor is bad.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 134
Posted By edjack
Pressure = red Level = amber

Pressure = red

Level = amber
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 101
Posted By edjack
Get the transmission P-codes read and report back.

Get the transmission P-codes read and report back.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 416
Posted By edjack
Sure would like a report from you.

Sure would like a report from you.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 229
Posted By edjack
Break? Do you mean "brake?" You need to...

Break? Do you mean "brake?"

You need to share your recent observations with a competent mechanic. There may be a problem with the wheel bearing.

How many miles on the car?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-22-2014, 10:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 233
Posted By edjack
And? ...

And? ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-22-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 246
Posted By edjack
The M54 was the first I6 with DBW.

The M54 was the first I6 with DBW.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-22-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 123
Posted By edjack
Why do you think it needs to be cleaned? Many...

Why do you think it needs to be cleaned? Many have found that it's a waste of time, including YT.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-21-2014, 09:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 285
Posted By edjack
I have both an in-dash player, and a changer in...

I have both an in-dash player, and a changer in the trunk. Both play home-burned CDs in a CDA format.
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