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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-31-2014, 12:47 PM
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Posted By deadprez
vibration at 35

at 35mph, i get a vibration each time. once i hit 40 and beyond, no problems. tires have been rotated and balanced. feels like something mechanical. anyone else had to deal with this or something...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-12-2014, 12:29 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 283
Posted By deadprez
satellite radio

I have an xm onyx radio that at I would like to install in the 01 740il. The way the dash is configured, I don't know where to place it. Can a satellite radio even be install in this model bimmer? If...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-17-2013, 01:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 240
Posted By deadprez
rough mornings

each morning the old '01 740il stutters and sputters for a few minutes before it idles out smoothly. and lately the same thing has been happening when i'm taking off from a light or stop sign. at...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 12-14-2012, 07:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,605
Posted By deadprez
man, i thought i had issues with my bimmer and...

man, i thought i had issues with my bimmer and its strange how our situations are so similar, original mileage and all. i switched to mobil 0-40w and it did wonders in quieting the engine and...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 12-14-2012, 07:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,151
Posted By deadprez
get ready to write some big checks. but when...

get ready to write some big checks. but when youre driving a luxury car that handles like a sports car at 85mph, you have tendency to forget about it
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 12-14-2012, 07:06 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 310
Posted By deadprez
hesitating

in the morning when i warm up the 740il, it fires right up but then coughs a few times as if the injectors are clogged. after a few minutes she levels out and runs like a champ. at one point i...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 12-21-2011, 02:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 465
Posted By deadprez
01 740iL - Roof ledge mouldings

my 2001 is in need of a pair of chrome roof ledge mouldings (rear section). is anyone parting out a e38 or know where i can find the parts?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 12-17-2011, 03:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,298
Posted By deadprez
01 740iL - Engine noise

the '01 is making a slight ticking, knocking, rattling. no codes have been indicated. is there an oil recommended for the 4.4 or is there an additive to quiet the engine? hoping its just a stuck...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 12-02-2011, 02:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,350
Posted By deadprez
washer pump

turned out to be the washer pump. ordered one from oem for 26 bucks. thanks for the feedback.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 12-01-2011, 12:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,350
Posted By deadprez
windshield washer

no puddles. mine is full and wont come out at all, although it did hit the headlights on one occasion. someone recommended that on the spring of the hood is a connector piece that i can blow...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 11-30-2011, 08:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,350
Posted By deadprez
01 740iL - Windshield washer

i'm not getting any washer fluid out of my 2001 740il. the wipers work so i know its not a fuse. however, on one occassion, i was able to get the nozzles to work on the headlights, but nothing on...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 11-17-2011, 09:01 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 502
Posted By deadprez
01 740iL - Fumes

i purchases an '01 and noticed recently after running the heat on high that i getting fumes under the hood and what appears to be condensation on the inside of my windshield. sometimes it smells...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 11-12-2011, 04:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,957
Posted By deadprez
01 740iL - Camshaft position sensor

i acquired an '01 740il on wednesday with 84000 miles on it and on thursday the check engine soon light comes on (i think they got me). autozone runs a diagnostic and the code is p0343: camshaft...
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