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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-14-2016, 04:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 324
Posted By rsims5series
Headlight switch

WELL, I took the direction of the forum and heated and removed the lens, While there I decided to switch out the GUTS of the 2001 and used my 2002 sockets and bulbs...The one on my car was destroyed...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-14-2016, 12:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 324
Posted By rsims5series
headlights

part of the assembly is gone form the hit. So i was thinking about just using the lens but I will be missing the turn signal part and into the headlight. all cracked and gone...
How do the 2002...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-14-2016, 11:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 324
Posted By rsims5series
headlights

I do I believe?? they look EXACT but my rear doesnt have the box??? I thought all 2002 had them and again they look exact
the BOX is the ballast, but how can I use these 2001 in the 2002? there...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-14-2016, 11:43 AM
Replies: 640
Views: 27,969
Posted By rsims5series
Today

Replaced right front fender and painted it to match car.....
fixed twisted seat on Driver side...
replaced Radio with a junk yard one and all Pixels work,, Miracle...
replaced all interior bulbs,,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-14-2016, 11:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 324
Posted By rsims5series
e39 2001 -2002 headlight

HI All,

I have 2002 530I, WAS ABLE TO GET 2 HEADLIGHTS FROM A 2001. they LOOK EXACT ON THE FRONT BUT THE 2001 HAS THE ELECTRICAL BOX AND MINE DOES NOT? CAN i USE THE 2001 IN MY 2002??

here...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-14-2016, 11:33 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 650
Posted By rsims5series
E39 2001 vs 2002 headlight??

Good afternoon all,

I have a 2002 530i, My passenger headlight works but the lens are all crack, PO had a front hit..
ANYWAY I was able to get 2 headlights from a friend but they WERE OFF A...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-19-2016, 05:57 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 173
Posted By rsims5series
03 745 ecm?

Hi All.

looking at 03 745li, PO swapped the engine from another 03 but ECM issue,per dealer..
Only 3 cylinders will fire and Dealer said he needs a New ECM and programming???
Even if the ECM is...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-01-2015, 06:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 231
Posted By rsims5series
New to me

E46. Ive had mostly 7 series lately but I picked up a 99 323i, 119100 miles, in pretty nice shape. So what should I check besides the normal stuff...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-03-2015, 12:28 PM
Replies: 1,111
Views: 62,787
Posted By rsims5series
Osv madness

WELL, I have done this 2 other times with just taking the "cap" off, this time the cap would not stay on the old OSV..
I've posted the Miserable time I had with Pics, Dremel, Chisel, 12inch screw...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-21-2015, 03:53 AM
Replies: 1,111
Views: 62,787
Posted By rsims5series
what I Did

Plasti dipped Rims.
Installed New HID bulb.
Replaced hood release latches.Inside lever and hood.

Rs
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-10-2015, 07:09 PM
Replies: 1,111
Views: 62,787
Posted By rsims5series
today

Well, Got NJ Inspection
Got the Driver door to open from the Outside..

Drilled a hole above the opening on the side for my plan..
After making the hole I used a wire to loop the cable...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-30-2014, 04:35 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 277
Posted By rsims5series
New parts still code?

Hi all, I had the crazy idle issue and then it became a misfire on number 3, I have replace the ICV which I had a code for and the idle issue, then I replaced a coil pack for #3 and now Im running...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-30-2014, 04:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,067
Posted By rsims5series
I did my steering wheel on a 98 740il the other...

I did my steering wheel on a 98 740il the other day and it came off no problem???The hardest part for me was the t30 screws...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-14-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 1,111
Views: 62,787
Posted By rsims5series
Work

Did front brakes, added new rear deck speakers...


rs
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-25-2014, 05:18 PM
Replies: 1,111
Views: 62,787
Posted By rsims5series
SHoes and Shimmy

Well after I was told by Firestone I needed lots of work, and reading on the Shimmy,I went to a friend who owns a Tire Corral , I got 4 new tires today and when they looked at the rims the front...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-22-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 363
Posted By rsims5series
Front suspension

OK, So I had the car jacked up to check the traction struts and control arms, have the shimmy.***** worse I ever seen, the driver side is so easy to move with one hand, the driver side was hardly...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-08-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 1,111
Views: 62,787
Posted By rsims5series
today

Got in the trunk pulled out the Cd changer, every wire and under that the radio and the fuse was busted, So replaced that and now have my Radio and tape deck, Cd changer stopped working,,LOL always...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 06-24-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 1,111
Views: 62,787
Posted By rsims5series
WELL lets see.

Rewired the AMP so I have RAdio/DSP power up front to the #4 pin, radio on when starting car..
I have CD sound but when I go for the radio or tape nothing, and the screen flashes back and forth...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 06-24-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 320
Posted By rsims5series
update and still have issues.

I have CD now playing after I wired the Pin 4 for the radio to the relay when Ign is on. So I have CD when I go for the radio the screen flashed back and forth from obc and radio,crazy... no sound, ...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 06-24-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 320
Posted By rsims5series
98 radio w Nav ?got power still nothing

Morning, I found the wiring for the AMP, I had no power to the radio so I jumped Pin 4 of the AMP and I have power and DSP shows now on my screen up front,but no Audio from ANYTHING? I hear the fan...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 06-23-2014, 02:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 320
Posted By rsims5series
98 740il radio with small mk11 Nav ?

HI ALL,

HAve a 98 740il the nav is working but radio is not, there is power everywhere and all fuses, relays are good??

Cassete takes and ejects, no sound from NAV and no lights on Radio at...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 06-23-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,589
Posted By rsims5series
Radio and NAv

OK I have a 98 with the Smaller Nav, the Nav works but the radio does not???? Tried the AMP and neither made a difference, I have power to the front and trunk wires?
Could it be that the radio is...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 06-09-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 700
Posted By rsims5series
Painted parts

here are a few pics.. still trying to figure out why I dont have power to the radio but Nav works??
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 06-02-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 1,111
Views: 62,787
Posted By rsims5series
Pics

I will send some Pics tomorrow, its 10 30pm now...loll just got in..

rs
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 06-02-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 1,111
Views: 62,787
Posted By rsims5series
WHat I did

Replaced passenger side turn signal socket, replaced front grills, Center caps,small Side molding,hood latch, passenger sunvisor, took radio and nav out to test radio power and still no radio and...
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