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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-20-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 178
Posted By firehawk17
It turns out I had air in my cooling system....

It turns out I had air in my cooling system. ..whew...:thumbup:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-20-2014, 09:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 178
Posted By firehawk17
Ok... what sensor is that by overflow tank? And...

Ok... what sensor is that by overflow tank? And will the coolant temp sensor cause loss of heat in car?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-20-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 178
Posted By firehawk17
Temp sensor is pretty easy fix....its right there...

Temp sensor is pretty easy fix....its right there on radiator. ..my lower hose is suppose to be cooler than my upper hose correct?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-20-2014, 09:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 178
Posted By firehawk17
Quick temp gauge fix

Yesterday my serpentine belt got shredded. ..I replaced the belt but I couldn't figure out how to get the AC belt off so I cut it..its cold so didn't need it... now my temp gauge is is running into...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-06-2014, 06:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 150
Posted By firehawk17
overheating problem?

Good morning folks so here's the issue I live in Michigan had a really bad storm got heavy snow.. got stuck in snow as I'm pulling up to my house..we have easily 8-12in. Of snow...while I'm trying to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-23-2013, 05:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 401
Posted By firehawk17
the control arm, sway bar links, tie rods,...

the control arm, sway bar links, tie rods, struts...brakes.. rotors.. brake sensor...wheel sensor... the tires were balanced... how do u check the hub?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-17-2013, 11:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 401
Posted By firehawk17
i had rims on the car before and i didnt have any...

i had rims on the car before and i didnt have any of these issues.. i put my stock wheels on and the ride is different... but i know front left wheel is out more i just can't pin point what mechanism...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-17-2013, 09:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 401
Posted By firehawk17
funny thing is i changed rotors and...

funny thing is i changed rotors and brakes...smh...like i said that driver wheel is in the path of the rear wheel...doesn't sit inside the rear wheels like normal.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-17-2013, 09:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 401
Posted By firehawk17
so i noticed when the wheels are set properly the...

so i noticed when the wheels are set properly the front tires sit inside the line of the rear...well my driver front is out in line with my driver rear...passenger front is in its normal line... what...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-16-2013, 02:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 401
Posted By firehawk17
driver front wheel 60-70mph shimmy

been trying to figure this wheel shimmy at about 60-70mph... i feel a slight lope at low speeds.. struts were replaced last year all other suspension parts were replace early this summer..i got an...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-06-2013, 01:02 PM
Replies: 392
Views: 42,749
Posted By firehawk17
What issues would arrive if the strut isn't...

What issues would arrive if the strut isn't positioned correctly above the pinch bolt... say the L is about an inch off its proper position?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-25-2013, 11:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 413
Posted By firehawk17
Yes all those parts were replaced and alignment...

Yes all those parts were replaced and alignment was done
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-24-2013, 08:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 413
Posted By firehawk17
Yes I did watch them balance it....the wheel...

Yes I did watch them balance it....the wheel didn't have a noticeable out of round rotation
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-24-2013, 08:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 413
Posted By firehawk17
My wheel doesn't seem to be bent anywhere.... it...

My wheel doesn't seem to be bent anywhere.... it was able to be balanced so Im inclined to think that's not it..
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-24-2013, 06:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 413
Posted By firehawk17
unexplainable shimmy

My 97 528i front end has been replaced...brakes..struts...rotors..suspension parts all replaced...alignment done..yet I still have a shimmy on my driver front wheel once I get around 60mph... what...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-21-2013, 05:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 385
Posted By firehawk17
I got under the car today I notcied the driver...

I got under the car today I notcied the driver strut L isn't positioned above the pinch bolt as the R is positioned on the right strut
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-17-2013, 04:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 385
Posted By firehawk17
It doesn't cancel in either.direction......

It doesn't cancel in either.direction......
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-16-2013, 07:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 385
Posted By firehawk17
When u put ur blinker on when turning the ...

When u put ur blinker on when turning the wheel the lever clicks to reset back to original neutral position... Well my lever isn't being reset to normal position when completing a turn....is...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-16-2013, 06:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 385
Posted By firehawk17
front end problem

I have replaced all front end parts...now i notice a shake at certain.speed and a slight lope of the driver wheel at slow speeds... Also when completing at turn my blinker lever doesn't disengage...i...
Forum: European Delivery 07-16-2013, 02:53 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 189
Posted By firehawk17
front end problem

I have replaced all front end parts...now i notice a shake at certain.speed and a slight lope of the driver wheel at slow speeds... Also when completing at turn my blinker lever doesn't disengage...i...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-10-2013, 02:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 352
Posted By firehawk17
its coming from right wheel area...not sure where...

its coming from right wheel area...not sure where the mount is but i can bounce on the car it'll make the noise..i can assume its a possibility but i dont think it is..
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-10-2013, 12:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 352
Posted By firehawk17
yea ima check it out today....its gonna bug me..i...

yea ima check it out today....its gonna bug me..i dont like unnecessary noises coming from my car
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-10-2013, 12:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 352
Posted By firehawk17
whats the difference? aside from name and price?...

whats the difference? aside from name and price? they have a 18month warranty so if they are i'll just be returning them
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-10-2013, 09:57 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 352
Posted By firehawk17
i dont remember off hand..i believe i paid 40...

i dont remember off hand..i believe i paid 40 something bucks for the pair..
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-10-2013, 09:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 352
Posted By firehawk17
that sucks... i hope not..i just changed those...

that sucks... i hope not..i just changed those along with the thrust arms and control arms.. i will check them later on..but if not that what would be next? tie rods? only thing i haven't changed...
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