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Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 09-04-2009, 09:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,846
Posted By nuttybgc
Where is that sensor located?

Where is that sensor located?
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 07-27-2009, 10:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,095
Posted By nuttybgc
Yes there is just cold air coming out but the A/C...

Yes there is just cold air coming out but the A/C works fine. I've done bleeding it but that doesn't help. I read somewhere about if the heater control valve is hot then it's still good. Is it true?...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 07-26-2009, 05:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,095
Posted By nuttybgc
Is this normal???

Is it normal for the temp needle to be sitting on the blue marker on start up in the temperature gauge if the car has sat overnight? It's not overheating though if I leave the car on. It seems to me...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 07-23-2009, 11:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,846
Posted By nuttybgc
What are the symptoms for the 8b peak code...

What are the symptoms for the 8b peak code "Electric thermostat control final stage" to come up???
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 07-07-2009, 04:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 582
Posted By nuttybgc
I've been looking through realoem.com and I can't...

I've been looking through realoem.com and I can't seem to find those two hoses. Does someone what the parts they are connected to are called then maybe that'll help. The drawings on the schematics...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 07-06-2009, 02:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 582
Posted By nuttybgc
Name/part number of these hoses...

Can someone help me with the names for these 2 hoses that are circled in blue in the picture and what are their part numbers? The small/skinny hose on the passenger side goes onto the intake manifold...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 06-21-2009, 12:34 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 538
Posted By nuttybgc
Drain/block plug???

Is there a drain/block plug where coolant is in the valley pan?
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 06-13-2009, 12:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,909
Posted By nuttybgc
Okay I'm having a hard time taking off the...

Okay I'm having a hard time taking off the driver's side electrical box to get to the valley pan on my 98 740il. There's a small cable from that electrical box next to the big positive battery cable...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 06-09-2009, 11:59 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,909
Posted By nuttybgc
No, the car hasn't been started up today at all....

No, the car hasn't been started up today at all. I just took the dipstick out and let the oil drip. There doesn't seem to be any milky appearance in the oil filler cap either. I guess it's just me...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 06-09-2009, 11:08 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,909
Posted By nuttybgc
Here are some pictures of the motor oil from my...

Here are some pictures of the motor oil from my car that I just took right now. Tell me what you do you think it looks like because I'm not sure...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 06-08-2009, 05:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,909
Posted By nuttybgc
Does the leaky valve cover gaskets make the car...

Does the leaky valve cover gaskets make the car have a rough shake/idle??? Also when I took out the dipstick it was making a sucking noise and was sucking in my finger. It's almost as if the car was...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 06-08-2009, 10:44 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,909
Posted By nuttybgc
I just checked and there's oil all in the space...

I just checked and there's oil all in the space where the spark plugs are. What can be causing oil to get in there?
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 06-07-2009, 09:26 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,909
Posted By nuttybgc
This is how much I know when this happened to me...

This is how much I know when this happened to me and I haven't turn the car on since then. I'm not losing any coolant. It's not making any noises. But has a shake that I noticed in the car on my way...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 06-07-2009, 09:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,909
Posted By nuttybgc
Do my symptoms mean it's not a cracked head or...

Do my symptoms mean it's not a cracked head or head gasket problem?
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 06-07-2009, 08:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,909
Posted By nuttybgc
I'm running on the recommended BMW synthetic oil....

I'm running on the recommended BMW synthetic oil. What do you mean by viscosity, please excuse my lack of knowledge. Anyways thanks for taking your time to read this, I really appreciate your help....
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 06-07-2009, 08:20 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,909
Posted By nuttybgc
Any suggestions??? I really need some input on my...

Any suggestions??? I really need some input on my situation please... "Sigh". I'm afraid I can't drive the car for an inspection now. I'm a new BMW owner and my car is really driving me nuts!!! I...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 06-06-2009, 07:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,909
Posted By nuttybgc
Okay I'm really nervous about the symptoms of my...

Okay I'm really nervous about the symptoms of my 98 E38. I really need some suggestions. My car on every start up will give out a big white/grey smoke but there really isn't an odor and will go away...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 06-05-2009, 10:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,203
Posted By nuttybgc
I've noticed a leak from under my 98 E38 and I'm...

I've noticed a leak from under my 98 E38 and I'm guessing it's my transmission fluid because I been checking the engine oil dipstick and it's full as usual. But I can't seem to find where the leak is...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 05-31-2009, 04:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,427
Posted By nuttybgc
Are these only for BMW or other cars as well? If...

Are these only for BMW or other cars as well? If only for BMW what series?
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 03-25-2009, 02:12 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 534
Posted By nuttybgc
Limited Wheels 341

I've been looking for these 341 rims by Limited, I was wondering if anyone knows if they fit a 98 bmw 740il? And do you any of you by any chance have it? Even if it's just one rim.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 03-21-2009, 10:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 891
Posted By nuttybgc
What does it mean when the the description of the...

What does it mean when the the description of the rim is 18x7.5? Is the 7.5 referring to the width of the rim? And if it says 245/45 for the tire what is it talking about?
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 03-21-2009, 08:22 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 794
Posted By nuttybgc
Transmission fluid leak

After I changed both the power steering hoses connected to the power steering resevoir my leaking there stopped on my 98 E38. But I noticed that now my transmission fluid is leaking from the...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-13-2009, 02:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 16,185
Posted By nuttybgc
What are the electrical wires and parts that are...

What are the electrical wires and parts that are screwed to the power steering resevoir called on a 1998 E38? Never really paid attention to it until it started make a fairly fast ticking sound after...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 03-12-2009, 10:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,455
Posted By nuttybgc
Did you check the middle brake light behind the...

Did you check the middle brake light behind the back window? I had this happen to me, where all the brake lights were working fine except the back brake light. I had forgotten about the brake light...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 02-23-2009, 01:53 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 453
Posted By nuttybgc
WTT - 98 740il green front bumper

I have a green 98 740il front bumper that I'm willing to trade for a black front bumper if anyone wants to trade. Mine is still in great condition and color is still good. I'll post up a picture or...
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