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Forum: 6 Series DIY 04-26-2012, 09:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,705
Posted By orvil
cheers Yorgi, but I guess there is an other way...

cheers Yorgi, but I guess there is an other way to make them continental.
there is nothing on the top/right-or-left side of the headlight, I have not found anything in the iDrive, so I removed the...
Forum: 6 Series DIY 03-22-2012, 08:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,705
Posted By orvil
headlight adjustment to continental/right hand drive

hi guys,
has anybody got any idea how can I adjust the headlights to left/right hand drive countries?
TIS does not say anything.
i'm in UK, planning a trip to Europe.
cheers
Forum: 6 Series DIY 03-16-2012, 04:50 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 65,879
Posted By orvil
local dealer says 500 inc VAT to fit the kit, SW...

local dealer says 500 inc VAT to fit the kit, SW upgrade, labour .... :-(
Forum: 6 Series DIY 03-15-2012, 01:52 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 91,346
Posted By orvil
sorry, not 10w40, i've put Mobil 1 New Life 0W/40.

sorry, not 10w40, i've put Mobil 1 New Life 0W/40.
Forum: 6 Series DIY 03-14-2012, 11:38 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 65,879
Posted By orvil
hi, there is no cd-changer is my car, what can...

hi,
there is no cd-changer is my car, what can I do ? I guess I need a cable first of all, then shall I get BMW to upgrade idrive (does not play mp3)?
is it easy to fit the cable or I cant do that...
Forum: 6 Series DIY 03-14-2012, 11:34 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 91,346
Posted By orvil
hi, oil level is ok, same noise on both side

hi,
oil level is ok, same noise on both side
Forum: 6 Series DIY 03-14-2012, 11:25 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 91,346
Posted By orvil
hi, thanks for this DIY, i've just changed the...

hi,
thanks for this DIY, i've just changed the oil, then reset service indicator.
I put mobil1 10w40 in there, but the engine is a bit noisier (valves) then it was with castrol 5w30 :-(
I'm gonna...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-16-2011, 06:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 807
Posted By orvil
its passion not madness :rofl:

its passion not madness :rofl:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-16-2011, 06:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,610
Posted By orvil
so, at the weekend I spent a couple of time to...

so, at the weekend I spent a couple of time to fix leaking problem,

https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-9AeXM3SQDEk/TfSAyrTpINI/AAAAAAAAAqI/Nv5lIZ_ulDg/s512/IMAG0489.jpg

as you can see it was...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-10-2011, 05:24 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,610
Posted By orvil
unfortunately vibration crankshaft sealing is...

unfortunately vibration crankshaft sealing is leaking under vibration dumper .... i have bought the parts, new belts, so at the weekend I gonna replace them, I am afraid that wont be an easy job to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-29-2011, 12:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 807
Posted By orvil
Hi Dennis, Than see U there :-D Orvil

Hi Dennis,

Than see U there :-D

Orvil
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-28-2011, 02:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 807
Posted By orvil
Hello Dennis, Thank you for the quick...

Hello Dennis,

Thank you for the quick response, good to know there is a "bimmer" meeting at wLondon, I think I will join at next week, im working till 7pm in maidenhead, but after that "I gonna...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-26-2011, 02:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 807
Posted By orvil
E39 owners around Reading, UK

hi there,

i just try to figure out is there any E39 owners around Reading, who is willing to talk-meet with other E39 owners/fans to share opinions, ideas, stories about the car, help each other...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-25-2011, 04:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,610
Posted By orvil
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https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/_S0nTkyDHDaA/TWhERa6IA1I/AAAAAAAAAlo/m7Z9hRNnsg0/180461_174249455955161_100001103236135_383244_8132176_n.jpg

done, seems ok, no more leaking many thanks for the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-14-2011, 01:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,610
Posted By orvil
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I will replace that at the weekend, 4 days :cry:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-14-2011, 10:59 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,610
Posted By orvil
Ok, I will do that :-d

Ok, I will do that :-d
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-14-2011, 07:19 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,610
Posted By orvil
thank you, I think I have the same problem, I can...

thank you, I think I have the same problem, I can see oil leaking around oil filter housing, but I have no mirror to check it, but I think this could be the root cause of the problem.
I keep you...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-14-2011, 03:45 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,610
Posted By orvil
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I found a picture,

http://i414.photobucket.com/albums/pp226/eddiec_2008/RARemoveandReplaceVibrationDamperM52TUM54Page3.jpg

I need the sealing which is marked with 1 on 1st picture, cant find...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-14-2011, 12:16 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,610
Posted By orvil
No, it is just a small leaking, the damper...

No, it is just a small leaking, the damper related has other source, where crankshaft and damper connected there could be a gasket or sealing, that is what I need.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-13-2011, 12:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,610
Posted By orvil
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ok, 2 things. both of them are oil leaking related.
1st picture shows oil leaking under vibration damper, I think there is a gasket somewhere, but I could not identified yet.
2nd picture shows a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-13-2011, 08:47 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,610
Posted By orvil
Vibration damper

hello,

my engine oil is leaking around wibr damper

https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/_S0nTkyDHDaA/TVWodpgitzI/AAAAAAAAAao/5O8AJs29WaY/1mail.google.com.jpeg

where is the sealing on this...
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