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Forum: Off-Topic 12-05-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 363
Posted By taco_combo
you guys are good!

you guys are good!
Forum: Off-Topic 11-29-2014, 09:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 363
Posted By taco_combo
identify car with super small pic of dash?

1. I do not know the answer
2. i am trying to identify the make of this auto based on this limited pic
3. over the years (being inside and out of 1000s of cars I can see one thing and know it right...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-10-2014, 09:35 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 63,697
Posted By taco_combo
I ended buying a used tranny for a few hundred...

I ended buying a used tranny for a few hundred bux. at this point i can almost care less :tsk:
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-04-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 420
Posted By taco_combo
should be all done in a couple of days

should be all done in a couple of days
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-26-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 420
Posted By taco_combo
no complaints as it has been 70s for a while now ...

no complaints as it has been 70s for a while now

http://i40.tinypic.com/5cekxz.jpg
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-26-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 420
Posted By taco_combo
my indy shop told me the same thing (they dont do...

my indy shop told me the same thing (they dont do tranny work) so 2 dif opinions said i need tranny work and my indy shop didnt refer me etc so they have no bias on it since they wont make a dime on...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-26-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 420
Posted By taco_combo
having the tranny swapped out

2001 sport 740i and reverse simply wasnt working. forward gears worked fine. I took it a BMW tranny shop and they said it will be $2600-$2800 to rebuild it, so I decided to buy a used tranny from a...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-26-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,561
Posted By taco_combo
2001 with 168XXX on it.

2001 with 168XXX on it.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-24-2013, 07:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 400
Posted By taco_combo
I want to have my fluid topped off more than...

I want to have my fluid topped off more than anything else before i try a valve body etc
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-22-2013, 07:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 614
Posted By taco_combo
does anyone ever just top off the tranny fluid?

does anyone ever just top off the tranny fluid?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-22-2013, 07:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 400
Posted By taco_combo
i recommend to do plenty of searching on this...

i recommend to do plenty of searching on this topic as it is common problem on our cars. it could be as simple as a battery is in need of being replaced.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-22-2013, 07:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 591
Posted By taco_combo
mine went bad at around 150k and cost me...

mine went bad at around 150k and cost me $2500-$3000 at the Indy shop to be fixed.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-17-2013, 11:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 273
Posted By taco_combo
I think it will be ok ...

I think it will be ok

http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.php?1803842-2001-740i-vs-2001-740iL-Transmission

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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-17-2013, 10:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 273
Posted By taco_combo
2001 sport used tranny purchase

well I guess my trans is about to go out. I talked my indy shop ans they told me it will be $2600-$3200 for total rebuild.

so I was thinking it would be cheaper to purchase a used trans :dunno:
...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-09-2013, 07:41 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 63,697
Posted By taco_combo
revers didn't work today..... cant risk this.......

revers didn't work today..... cant risk this.... ugh
Forum: Off-Topic 09-07-2013, 10:22 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,527
Posted By taco_combo
I had 2 cars purchased by me Brand new and got...

I had 2 cars purchased by me Brand new and got smoked in damages from accidents $10k and $5k of work....1-3 months each in the body shop and guess what both came up no accidents. everyone done via my...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-06-2013, 11:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 693
Posted By taco_combo
I hope I guessed right - I will find out this...

I hope I guessed right - I will find out this week

"This one has the fiber optic light, which is under the lever," from ebay add
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-02-2013, 12:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 693
Posted By taco_combo
I just bought a new door handle (silver front) on...

I just bought a new door handle (silver front) on ebay for $45.00
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-28-2013, 10:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 693
Posted By taco_combo
my door handle broke off...yep snapped off

it was loose and poof it snapped righr off :rofl: so I have to open the door from the back seat and reach forward.

will an e39 door handle fit on my e38?
...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-28-2013, 10:08 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 63,697
Posted By taco_combo
as of nowhere no issues. I had the no reverse 30k...

as of nowhere no issues. I had the no reverse 30k miles ago and 3 yrs ago which was fixed. who knows. I will play it by year
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-17-2013, 08:22 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 63,697
Posted By taco_combo
here is a flaw in the valve body's reverse check...

here is a flaw in the valve body's reverse check ball. The problem manifests first as a hesitation in engaging reverse. Then, a hesitation in first. Lastly, complete failure by trying to engage the...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-17-2013, 06:46 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 63,697
Posted By taco_combo
well 3 years ago I bought my 01 740i sport and...

well 3 years ago I bought my 01 740i sport and had trans problems (trans fail message/no reverse) and had the small time dealer fix the problem. this was at 138k miles. I am now near 165k miles 3...
Forum: Off-Topic 04-02-2013, 08:28 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,556
Posted By taco_combo
******** and rogain works..... it your hair is...

******** and rogain works..... it your hair is with it go for it. I keep a tight eye on my hairline. I like my hair too much so I do what it takes
Forum: Off-Topic 12-29-2012, 08:47 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 14,437
Posted By taco_combo
I am big into boots when not wearing dress shoes....

I am big into boots when not wearing dress shoes. im alrdy tall at 6'3'' but with boots I actually feel tall
...
Forum: Off-Topic 12-29-2012, 08:37 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,656
Posted By taco_combo
I included a hand written note in a xmas gift I...

I included a hand written note in a xmas gift I gave this girl. scored some major points actually. said I was rare :)
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