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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 06-15-2016, 12:06 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 61,783
Posted By jitsjaf2009
I have made a habit for many years to change my...

I have made a habit for many years to change my tranny fluid once a year, on all my vehicles. And flush brake system about twice per year. "Knock on wood"...I have never had a brake system or tranny...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-01-2016, 02:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 336
Posted By jitsjaf2009
Thank you...I am going hunting for the window...

Thank you...I am going hunting for the window module...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-31-2016, 03:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 336
Posted By jitsjaf2009
D.S. Door window quit

It quit going operating when I tried to close it parking at work. When I started the car to go home after work, the window closed fine, and continued working for about two weeks. When it quit again I...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-11-2015, 08:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 751
Posted By jitsjaf2009
my battery for the last couple years is a...

my battery for the last couple years is a duralast from autozone
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-07-2015, 03:53 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,007
Posted By jitsjaf2009
Start with applicable fuses, starter...

Start with applicable fuses, starter relay...starter. You can determine the starter right off the bat by taking 12 volts directly to the starter 12v terminal. If the starter spins its one of the...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-03-2015, 05:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 751
Posted By jitsjaf2009
Also check all of the many ground connections...

Also check all of the many ground connections throughout. Someone told me this one time and I though...yeah, right...after tightening some and cleaning a couple...suddenly my electrical gremlin went...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-02-2015, 04:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 578
Posted By jitsjaf2009
Thank you Mayorchuck...you always have great...

Thank you Mayorchuck...you always have great info...I think we will try to begin with all this information this w/e...Hope it is not 100+ since the driveway is not air conditioned either.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-29-2015, 05:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 578
Posted By jitsjaf2009
A/C quit blowing air

My bother's 1997 740il ac was working great then one he started it up and then noticed the a/c was not blowing any air. We checked all related fuses in fuse box under the hood and in the trunk. All...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-29-2015, 05:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 517
Posted By jitsjaf2009
My peake works on my 1995 e36 as well

My peake works on my 1995 e36 as well
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-23-2015, 06:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 978
Posted By jitsjaf2009
don't think it will help you, but finally found...

don't think it will help you, but finally found my problem...it was in the steering wheel controls for volume and station. I wish you luck.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-23-2015, 06:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 517
Posted By jitsjaf2009
should be compatible...my peake tool works from...

should be compatible...my peake tool works from my 1995 through 2001...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-15-2015, 03:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 439
Posted By jitsjaf2009
The antenna connection in the c-pillar is...

The antenna connection in the c-pillar is probably the antenna amplifier module. I is behind the upholstery there.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-02-2015, 09:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 359
Posted By jitsjaf2009
Welcome...I think you scored on a 2001 il with...

Welcome...I think you scored on a 2001 il with such low miles. I know you will love it and the forum...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-02-2015, 09:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,011
Posted By jitsjaf2009
I do not like to mix different types of coolants...

I do not like to mix different types of coolants in any car, but particularly in my BMWs. I have found best luck using Zerox GO5...and I never use anything but distilled water to add or mix...just my...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-02-2015, 08:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 978
Posted By jitsjaf2009
I am going to be watching and hoping some radio...

I am going to be watching and hoping some radio system guru chimes in. My audio works good in all except the radio. which comes and goes at will. But getting good information on the whole system...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 06-09-2015, 07:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 783
Posted By jitsjaf2009
I installed a set from ebay from Carpartsinnovate...

I installed a set from ebay from Carpartsinnovate (or something close to that. Look great, don't leak, brighter than my originals and don't use those @#$%*& lamp adapters. I am tempted by the LED...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 06-03-2015, 01:24 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,373
Posted By jitsjaf2009
Very very nice...You can be real proud of...

Very very nice...You can be real proud of yourself for a great job of more than just keeping it alive. :thumbup:
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 05-07-2015, 08:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 329
Posted By jitsjaf2009
Yayy!...But it also means, our BMWs still come...

Yayy!...But it also means, our BMWs still come with gremlins. I was getting some weirdness at one time and it turned out that my battery (while not "BAD") was 'going bad and was borderline. Replaced...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 05-06-2015, 06:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 329
Posted By jitsjaf2009
Sounds like you have my friend's mechanic...I...

Sounds like you have my friend's mechanic...I suggested before he changes any more sensors, he change Mechanic.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 05-06-2015, 06:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 876
Posted By jitsjaf2009
Never fails, every time I peruse the forum I...

Never fails, every time I peruse the forum I learn something. I did not know what the purge valve did until now. Thanks
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 05-06-2015, 06:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 831
Posted By jitsjaf2009
They do look great. I tried the lamp replacement...

They do look great. I tried the lamp replacement with LEDs and kept getting "check rear lights" so I was afraid to try those.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-13-2015, 12:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 444
Posted By jitsjaf2009
From what MayorChuck said, it doesn't appear...

From what MayorChuck said, it doesn't appear another negative review will have any impact on this shipper. It is a shame that we are having to live with this type of business. I clearly remember A...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-11-2015, 02:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 319
Posted By jitsjaf2009
Autohausaz and pelican parts both have the...

Autohausaz and pelican parts both have the complete assembly for around $100. Same with europarts. I go with autohausaz when I am in a hurry...and parts ship free on orders over $75
Have to add...my...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-09-2015, 08:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 689
Posted By jitsjaf2009
I think MayorChuck already showed it in his...

I think MayorChuck already showed it in his attachment, but general location is mounted on left side of the transmission.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-09-2015, 08:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 645
Posted By jitsjaf2009
Sorry...I figured 4 quarts, and bought 6, hoping...

Sorry...I figured 4 quarts, and bought 6, hoping to get a much as possible out of the torque converter. Ended using 5.5 which means got some out of the torque converter.
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