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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-19-2016, 05:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 230
Posted By moots
yup...a bad case of a failed head gasket...

yup...a bad case of a failed head gasket...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-17-2016, 05:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 304
Posted By moots
you mentioned the car was good for the past 8...

you mentioned the car was good for the past 8 years.....i think you shouldn't have disturbed the timing by resetting a tooth.i would try resetting it back to how it was and go from there.....but go...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-17-2016, 04:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 186
Posted By moots
overhaul reason? rebore only required if the...

overhaul reason?
rebore only required if the walls are scored.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-13-2016, 03:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 227
Posted By moots
If is if foggy on the inside,then it will be very...

If is if foggy on the inside,then it will be very difficult to clean,near close to impossible.Are you sure it is inside?Most I have come across was the craze is on the outside where polishing...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-13-2016, 03:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 347
Posted By moots
Does not sound good.What tube broke?And what...

Does not sound good.What tube broke?And what valve are you referring to?You probably have not bled the cooling system enough.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-13-2016, 03:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 179
Posted By moots
That red feller is the coolant level...

That red feller is the coolant level indicator.You can live without if you u can determine the coolant level correctly.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-13-2016, 03:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 366
Posted By moots
There shouldn't be a washer around the stud.If...

There shouldn't be a washer around the stud.If there is,then something is wrong.I would thread carefully to see why.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-11-2016, 03:26 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 691
Posted By moots
errr....the water pump broke....impeller...

errr....the water pump broke....impeller completely detached....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-06-2016, 07:18 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 57,182
Posted By moots
omg.....r yr nuts okay.......?ha ha....sorry...

omg.....r yr nuts okay.......?ha ha....sorry couldnt resist
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-06-2016, 07:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 207
Posted By moots
apart from the problem of crud getting into the...

apart from the problem of crud getting into the car?.......no
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-04-2016, 08:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 453
Posted By moots
have the car been in a flood?are the carpets...

have the car been in a flood?are the carpets wet?computer modules under the carpet on the floor and in the trunk don't jive with water and creates havoc to the car.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-04-2016, 07:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 346
Posted By moots
google this.discussed to death....it's ear candy...

google this.discussed to death....it's ear candy akin to the strut bar which is eye candy...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-03-2016, 05:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 323
Posted By moots
yup....the serpentine belt's probably broken...

yup....the serpentine belt's probably broken hence no charging to the alternator weakening the battery....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-23-2016, 08:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 361
Posted By moots
sounds like belt squeak.try spraying a belt...

sounds like belt squeak.try spraying a belt dressing fluid in a spray can....if it goes away then belt needs changing
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-17-2016, 01:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 319
Posted By moots
sorry can't help but keep us posted....

sorry can't help but keep us posted....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-17-2016, 01:13 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 233
Posted By moots
you gotta get it up on a lift and see wat's going...

you gotta get it up on a lift and see wat's going under under there.i am guessing your gearbox is leaking oil and dripping it on the hot exhaust pipes.....

grinding cud be synchromesh.....check...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-12-2016, 05:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 472
Posted By moots
hmmm...i have the same issue with the park...

hmmm...i have the same issue with the park brake.pops out of the last set detent at times.knowing this,I make sure it is set correctly.I have an Auto gear so no issues with the car rolling away....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-06-2016, 04:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 268
Posted By moots
1. prop shaft center bearing? 2. differential...

1. prop shaft center bearing?
2. differential gb mount bushings?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-25-2016, 05:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 345
Posted By moots
well sir....you did say your rims are bent and in...

well sir....you did say your rims are bent and in bad shape.you gotta have em replaced anyways....do that and go from there and go thru the elimination process...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-25-2016, 05:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 467
Posted By moots
^^^^this.....:thumbup: imho this valve is...

^^^^this.....:thumbup:

imho this valve is just another thing that can mess things up....
the main idea me thinks is for motors that requires very frequent oil changes...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-24-2016, 05:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 286
Posted By moots
could be a simple ignition coil issue....any...

could be a simple ignition coil issue....any message on i drive?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-20-2016, 04:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 289
Posted By moots
on my car with active steering the warning comes...

on my car with active steering the warning comes on whenever the battery is disconnected.reset can be done via diagnostics...( i have carlybmw) or point the steering wheels straight,drive the car 1...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-20-2016, 03:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 852
Posted By moots
300k miles!!!! wow....i must be just running in...

300k miles!!!! wow....i must be just running in my car at 130k miles then......
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-18-2016, 05:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 521
Posted By moots
easiest and probably cheapest is to change the...

easiest and probably cheapest is to change the oil pressure switch failing which the oil pump is suspect....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-18-2016, 03:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 444
Posted By moots
cat converter?

cat converter?
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