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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-09-2008, 01:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 688
Posted By jda2000
post a picture, you'll get some help that way.

post a picture, you'll get some help that way.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-29-2008, 08:10 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,251
Posted By jda2000
maybe you just need a new Air Filter.

maybe you just need a new Air Filter.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-22-2008, 07:34 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,926
Posted By jda2000
The fan clutch work at the dealer is guaranteed...

The fan clutch work at the dealer is guaranteed for 12 months.

Take the car to them for a free diagnosis.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-21-2008, 12:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 864
Posted By jda2000
no workie here either

no workie here either
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-15-2008, 08:03 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,771
Posted By jda2000
Bug free is the keyword here buddy! Listen to...

Bug free is the keyword here buddy! Listen to yourself :rofl:

I love to read the daily posts about the bimmer's cooling system exploding (on a $50k car )after 40-50k miles.:dunno:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-14-2008, 08:13 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,771
Posted By jda2000
Most people don't know that the "R", in S60R...

Most people don't know that the "R", in S60R stands for Racing. Is a souped up, turbocharged, sports tuned suspension machine, not your typical grandma's volvo.

The volvos don't suffer from...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-13-2008, 07:44 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 25,608
Posted By jda2000
if the compressor is not cycling on/off and is...

if the compressor is not cycling on/off and is not cooling, then you probably are low in refrigerant.

Try recharging it yourself with one can of freon. If the charge holds for a few months, then...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-12-2008, 12:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 522
Posted By jda2000
3 lights left on the service indicator is about...

3 lights left on the service indicator is about 7500 miles. When was your last service?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-06-2008, 11:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 446
Posted By jda2000
The system takes 2.67 lbs of refrigerant when...

The system takes 2.67 lbs of refrigerant when fully discharged.

Adding a 12 oz. can of refrigerant is sufficient when the system is a little low.

If you need more than one can, then you have a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-06-2008, 08:39 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,369
Posted By jda2000
if you unplug the fuel door lock mechanism, and...

if you unplug the fuel door lock mechanism, and put in a new fuse, you now have power locks, but an unlocked fuel tank.

With the price of gas at $4 bucks, there is a lot of gas theft out there:cry:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-01-2008, 01:47 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,308
Posted By jda2000
sold, where do I sign?

sold, where do I sign?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-29-2008, 01:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 372
Posted By jda2000
you mean the blower fan is coming on and off on...

you mean the blower fan is coming on and off on its own, right?

If so, then the FSR (final stage resistor) is failing, replace it.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-24-2008, 12:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 408
Posted By jda2000
they won't fit on the e39, smaller wheel hub.

they won't fit on the e39, smaller wheel hub.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-18-2008, 12:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 855
Posted By jda2000
a steal with those low miles :)

a steal with those low miles :)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-18-2008, 11:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,117
Posted By jda2000
wahoo, Are u positive the 645 hub is smaller than...

wahoo, Are u positive the 645 hub is smaller than the e39?

I have a sport '02 530 with 17" wheels, I found a set of 18" alloys with tires from a '05 645, definitely an upgrade for my ride.
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-18-2008, 09:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,117
Posted By jda2000
'05 645 wheels to e39

Will the wheels off a '05 645, fit a '02 530?.

Found a good deal locally. Thank you
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-08-2008, 08:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 477
Posted By jda2000
yeah, push the child safety lock switch, at the...

yeah, push the child safety lock switch, at the door, to the other side.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-08-2008, 07:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 476
Posted By jda2000
is the check engine light on? if so read the...

is the check engine light on? if so read the codes.

Check for vacuum leaks, starting with the big bellow hose going to the throttle body. Check for cracks in the bellows.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-07-2008, 11:56 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,291
Posted By jda2000
synthetic oil every 10k miles, with filter change...

synthetic oil every 10k miles, with filter change every 5k miles:)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-28-2008, 07:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 554
Posted By jda2000
4 total, 2 pre cat, 2 post cat. Just replace...

4 total, 2 pre cat, 2 post cat.

Just replace the 2 pre cat sensors
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-26-2008, 08:14 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,684
Posted By jda2000
this is the wrong forum to ask that comparison. ...

this is the wrong forum to ask that comparison.

To be a contratrian, I'll say the Lexus IS300 is the better car.:)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-20-2008, 01:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 576
Posted By jda2000
you should have disconnected the battery before...

you should have disconnected the battery before unplugging it.

Now you need the dealer to turn it off.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-20-2008, 11:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 365
Posted By jda2000
do a search for LCM (light control module)

do a search for LCM (light control module)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-18-2008, 07:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 777
Posted By jda2000
Please do tell us, How much?

Please do tell us, How much?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-13-2008, 08:42 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 736
Posted By jda2000
the '01, easy decision. no collision repair.

the '01, easy decision. no collision repair.
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