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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-18-2013, 11:31 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 883
Posted By lazezo
Hi It turned out to be a busted heater hose...

Hi
It turned out to be a busted heater hose which confirmed my doubts since the leak was huge and could not be from those small holes in the valley pan compartment , I was misled by the mechanic who...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-14-2013, 11:44 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 883
Posted By lazezo
I am getting the OEM gasket but on the video I...

I am getting the OEM gasket but on the video I saw that you can just use silicon sealer with the old valley pan I would not do that.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-14-2013, 09:23 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 883
Posted By lazezo
I saw a video on the YouTube for the whole change...

I saw a video on the YouTube for the whole change process and I think I will go for it this weekend, any advises ?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-13-2013, 10:31 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 883
Posted By lazezo
Did you check the valley pan ?

Did you check the valley pan ?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-11-2013, 09:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 883
Posted By lazezo
Is the valley pan somthing easy that I can do. Or...

Is the valley pan somthing easy that I can do. Or should I just take it to a mechanic , does anyone have any idea how much would it cost?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-10-2013, 11:28 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 883
Posted By lazezo
Thanks I will check it tomorrow.

Thanks I will check it tomorrow.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-10-2013, 08:30 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 883
Posted By lazezo
Which hose is that do you have a pic Is it one...

Which hose is that do you have a pic Is it one of the four heater hoses ?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-10-2013, 12:12 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 883
Posted By lazezo
Shop told me also that it is valley pan but was...

Shop told me also that it is valley pan but was not sure . I suspect it since the leak is big . I have ordered the hoses but I checked them and they were dry.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-09-2013, 05:23 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 883
Posted By lazezo
Heavy coolant leak from engine rear

Hi all
My e38 had a sudden heavy coolant leak from the rear of engine I lost most of the coolant I am not sure if it is coming from the valley pan or the four heater hoses in the back of the...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-23-2013, 06:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 842
Posted By lazezo
Thanks I will do that. Car is stable now.

Thanks I will do that. Car is stable now.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-21-2013, 07:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 842
Posted By lazezo
Hi Cylinder 6 has the earthing wire on it so I...

Hi
Cylinder 6 has the earthing wire on it so I tightened it since it was loose a little bit everything is fine till now I will give it couple of days and confirm thanks for the help.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-20-2013, 10:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 842
Posted By lazezo
Hi The plug comes out dry would this rule out...

Hi
The plug comes out dry would this rule out the oil leak, did not check the compression but the plug worked fine for a month after replacing this might also rule out the bad earthing too, is there...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-20-2013, 03:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 842
Posted By lazezo
Cylinder 6 keeps misfiring

Hi everyone. I need your help
After replacing a Leakey antifreeze reservoir with a week or two my 740i e38 started to misfire on cylinder 6 I went ahead and changed the spark plug and misfiring...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-10-2012, 02:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,379
Posted By lazezo
OK I think it is the one marked here.

OK I think it is the one marked here.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-10-2012, 12:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,379
Posted By lazezo
Thanks I will look again , appreciate all the...

Thanks I will look again , appreciate all the help.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-10-2012, 10:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,379
Posted By lazezo
Here is a pic of the coolant sensor that I think...

Here is a pic of the coolant sensor that I think should be replaced , is there any other one, thanks.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-09-2012, 01:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,379
Posted By lazezo
Mine is 740i and I know I have one sensor on the...

Mine is 740i and I know I have one sensor on the radiator , does the 730 have the same engine of the 740.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-09-2012, 10:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,379
Posted By lazezo
98 740i - Erratic temprature gauge, faulty coolant sensor

Hi All and happy new year
I have a 98 740i when starting it this morning the temp gauge was in red with check engine light on that read an error code of faulty temp sensor (according to Auto Zone)...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 11-24-2008, 10:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 726
Posted By lazezo
98 740i - Engine vibration

Hi All

My 98 740i will vibrate (the engine) around 1500 rpm either on park or when moving the vibration will start around 1400 and will disappear around 1600 rpm, it is a mild vibration , when...
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