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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-24-2015, 05:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 329
Posted By Flybot
stalkers

stalkers
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-23-2015, 06:26 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,257
Posted By Flybot
What a bunch of worry worts. No facts as far as I...

What a bunch of worry worts. No facts as far as I can see. Maybe shes on vacation. Jeez.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-17-2015, 05:06 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,501
Posted By Flybot
WTF has happened to this F'ing...

WTF has happened to this F'ing thread!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-17-2015, 04:24 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,501
Posted By Flybot
Tmi

Tmi
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-13-2015, 07:00 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,501
Posted By Flybot
Thats a really nice 540. But that is a dealership...

Thats a really nice 540. But that is a dealership sucker price. They probably paid 6k at auction. If they have had it sitting a long time they might take 10-11k. 14 is crazy high.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-12-2015, 06:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 291
Posted By Flybot
Just go to any autoparts store and buy a ground...

Just go to any autoparts store and buy a ground strap of proper length and attach. Done.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-07-2015, 07:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 411
Posted By Flybot
Well, that is a problem. My only suggestion,...

Well, that is a problem. My only suggestion, before getting a new MkIV or repair, is to do a battery reset. Disconnect the battery for a few minutes, reconnect, and try again.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-07-2015, 02:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 411
Posted By Flybot
Its been awhile since Ive had a Mk IV, but I did...

Its been awhile since Ive had a Mk IV, but I did a lot of mods to mine when I had my M5. If your Nav worked before I dont see why it is broken now. It just needs the system disc. So you are saying...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-05-2015, 05:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 961
Posted By Flybot
Yes you can change the fluid even if the...

Yes you can change the fluid even if the transmission is hot. The only yah ting it will hurt is your hands.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-01-2015, 12:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 392
Posted By Flybot
Since your parts are already on, just get the...

Since your parts are already on, just get the measurment, take wheel off, and loosen/retighten the bushing bolts. Should be easy. You may hear a little snap when you loosen them as they pop to their...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-01-2015, 05:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 392
Posted By Flybot
Preloading the suspension on these cars is...

Preloading the suspension on these cars is ESSENTIAL. Its the number one reason (IMO) people report back 6 months later that X brand suspension is crap. But its really because they destroyed their...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-29-2015, 08:00 AM
Replies: 417
Views: 66,190
Posted By Flybot
^^^ IMO it takes some experience to check a...

^^^
IMO it takes some experience to check a suspension. There are some obvious things to look for. But beyond the obvious, unless you have chimp strength, it's pretty hard to determine if a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-29-2015, 04:46 AM
Replies: 417
Views: 66,190
Posted By Flybot
Any loosnes in the front suspension, weather its...

Any loosnes in the front suspension, weather its tension strut, control arm, or shock, can cause this issue. People replace one worn out part in the front end and it tightens it up enough to make the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-25-2015, 05:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 487
Posted By Flybot
There is usually that one bolt that adds hours to...

There is usually that one bolt that adds hours to a project. But in your case, thats a ridiculous trail of destruction.

Just for future reference, as a technique when using the screw type ball...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-16-2015, 07:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 551
Posted By Flybot
Oh yea. Thats a dealer part for sure. Expect them...

Oh yea. Thats a dealer part for sure. Expect them to have to order it. Im sure they dont sell too many.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-16-2015, 04:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 551
Posted By Flybot
Are you talking about the banjo bolt for one of...

Are you talking about the banjo bolt for one of the hoses (hollow with holes drilled in the side)? If thats the case you can get a new one at a parts store. If thats not it, then Im not sure what you...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-12-2015, 04:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 724
Posted By Flybot
You need to get the fault codes read for the...

You need to get the fault codes read for the transmission. Anything else your just guessing, and probably wasting money.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-29-2015, 02:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 179
Posted By Flybot
Pull the handle. Thats what it is for.

Pull the handle. Thats what it is for.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-25-2015, 04:22 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,292
Posted By Flybot
Some of you guys obviously havnt changed the...

Some of you guys obviously havnt changed the front O2s on a 6 cyl. There is no room for impacts and big breakers.

OP, are you sure the socket is the right size? Looking at you video, it definatly...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-25-2015, 02:15 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,292
Posted By Flybot
Its odd that it tightens up on you after breaking...

Its odd that it tightens up on you after breaking it loose. They are usualy a loose thread after breaking loose. Are you sure the socket is the right size? It looks like it has been slipping on the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-25-2015, 03:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 228
Posted By Flybot
You replace the tensioner with its bracket. Just...

You replace the tensioner with its bracket. Just remove and replace. It is self adjusting.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-23-2015, 07:19 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 750
Posted By Flybot
Yep, Science!

Yep, Science!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-23-2015, 05:15 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 750
Posted By Flybot
I just want to know causes electromagetism to...

I just want to know causes electromagetism to work?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-21-2015, 06:39 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 750
Posted By Flybot
Well BB, I cant give you a pinpoint answer....

Well BB, I cant give you a pinpoint answer. Howerver I will say this- The CCA number is simply a rating. Its a tool to be used for compairison. If you have a 800 CCA battery it wont crank a car any...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-21-2015, 09:37 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 750
Posted By Flybot
Oh Bluebee.....

Oh Bluebee.....
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