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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 07:03 PM
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Posted By 16valex
+++1 :thumbup:

+++1 :thumbup:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 06:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 98
Posted By 16valex
Swap O2 sensors with bank1, if problem moves it's...

Swap O2 sensors with bank1, if problem moves it's sensor, if not your CAT is toast.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 06:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 117
Posted By 16valex
Sorry not to burst your bubble but I have one and...

Sorry not to burst your bubble but I have one and NOT impressed.

I bought it for the main reason to fix my 97-528 M52 ABS issue, low and behold even with ABS light staring at me the Icarsoft...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 06:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 210
Posted By 16valex
Good for you. I learned the lesson the hard way....

Good for you. I learned the lesson the hard way. All five of my cars have snow tires. :thumbup:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-03-2015, 08:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 256
Posted By 16valex
True but only the young and stupid ones end up in...

True but only the young and stupid ones end up in the ditch.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-03-2015, 06:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 256
Posted By 16valex
Jim, the PU is a back up. :D. I like heated...

Jim, the PU is a back up. :D. I like heated steering wheel and seat in the fiver more.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-03-2015, 04:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 256
Posted By 16valex
Ha ha! Didn't mean to show my Ebay's $165 set...

Ha ha! Didn't mean to show my Ebay's $165 set they all have slotted and drilled but hard to see from the pic.




:thumbup:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-03-2015, 01:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 256
Posted By 16valex
My Winter Beater

Twice strut spring has broken but the heart and soul keep on fighting.

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-02-2015, 08:00 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 512
Posted By 16valex
Supercharged 530 MT.

Supercharged 530 MT.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-12-2015, 07:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 370
Posted By 16valex
Exactly! :thumbup:

Exactly! :thumbup:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-12-2015, 05:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 370
Posted By 16valex
I used to start my 76 VW rabbit in gear that was...

I used to start my 76 VW rabbit in gear that was fun. :)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-31-2015, 06:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 198
Posted By 16valex
Pats all the way 35-10.

Pats all the way 35-10.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-22-2015, 05:53 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 777
Posted By 16valex
I too have been experimenting with engine...

I too have been experimenting with engine cleaning products. I used half a bottle of Seafoam just before oil change, drove about 20 miles before dumping the used oil. Oh man! talk about how black...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-21-2015, 01:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 581
Posted By 16valex
4 reasons? That's all? Maybe you should look for...

4 reasons? That's all? Maybe you should look for a 101 reasons you should buy a 530. He he...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-16-2015, 08:52 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,731
Posted By 16valex
I party with my neighbors. Problem fixed!

I party with my neighbors. Problem fixed!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-14-2015, 09:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 685
Posted By 16valex
Congrats and good job found your issue. This is...

Congrats and good job found your issue. This is why I do all my car's repair.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-29-2014, 10:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 188
Posted By 16valex
Your engine is flooded. You need to put the...

Your engine is flooded.
You need to put the pedal to the metal and keep on cranking.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-26-2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 489
Posted By 16valex
Video 1. is all you need to replace both pre-cat...

Video 1. is all you need to replace both pre-cat O2 sensors.

No, you mis-understood everybody here, but I can see why you confused.

There are 6 cylinders in your engine but there's only 2...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-25-2014, 07:29 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,222
Posted By 16valex
They used to be $3/ea. I don't know if I would...

They used to be $3/ea. I don't know if I would buy them again, the whole windshield smudge momentary at every sweep of the blade.
Do you have this happen to you with these NAPA blades?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-25-2014, 07:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 298
Posted By 16valex
Ho ho ho! Merry Christmas to you to Jim. Thank...

Ho ho ho! Merry Christmas to you to Jim. Thank you.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-24-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 756
Posted By 16valex
Woo hoo! Congrats man! Nothing like having your...

Woo hoo! Congrats man! Nothing like having your own pad. I remember back in the days parking in NYC dealing with all the hassle of Winter, no snow tires, blocked in by snow banks, half a mile walk...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-24-2014, 06:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 205
Posted By 16valex
True, but why can't the DME use it as On/Off...

True, but why can't the DME use it as On/Off status. I have seen these purge code on I6, and from my own experience it has always been the purge valve is the culprit.



Never had any experience...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 205
Posted By 16valex
Here it is. Just below the front of the intake...

Here it is. Just below the front of the intake manifold.

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2014, 07:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 500
Posted By 16valex
It's possible you maybe right about the misfired...

It's possible you maybe right about the misfired code due oil leaking into coil but my guts feeling you almost ran out of gas so all the debris from the tank is in your fuel filter and this could...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 575
Posted By 16valex
Hey, thanks man. I don't have that issue anymore...

Hey, thanks man. I don't have that issue anymore and kind of forgot all about it. Nevertheless, the resolution makes sense. The piston needs water to dampen and slow it down like a dash pot. ...
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