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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-08-2007, 11:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,487
Posted By jaguar_wsc
i came up with this a long time ago. it doesnt...

i came up with this a long time ago. it doesnt last long. there is a bit of play that occurs which causes the regulator to stop and go. the wire if too tight will just break the regulator and pulley...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-08-2007, 09:28 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 8,583
Posted By jaguar_wsc
great pic of the ccv by the way.

great pic of the ccv by the way.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-08-2007, 09:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 8,583
Posted By jaguar_wsc
THAT IS NOT THE ICV! Its the CCV. crank case...

THAT IS NOT THE ICV! Its the CCV. crank case ventilation. stick ur finger underneath the vent on it while the engine is running. if it smooths out, replace it. the icv is on the outside of the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-08-2007, 08:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 663
Posted By jaguar_wsc
are u certain its not the intake manifold gasket...

are u certain its not the intake manifold gasket itself that is leaking? also... if u stick your hand up underneath the intake plenum, stick ur finger on the lip (vent) on the black ccv and see if...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-10-2007, 09:50 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,825
Posted By jaguar_wsc
t-mobile mda and tomtom mobile 6 :)

t-mobile mda and tomtom mobile 6

:)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-08-2007, 04:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,007
Posted By jaguar_wsc
im having the exact same problem. i had a...

im having the exact same problem. i had a horrible valve cover gasket leak that leaked oil on my exhaust manifold and started smoking. then the engine started running as u said yours did but then...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-03-2007, 01:54 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,148
Posted By jaguar_wsc
first of all... if you have an 8cyl DO IT! it...

first of all... if you have an 8cyl DO IT! it sounds great to have a high flow exhaust and the secondary resonator chopped off and straight piped to the muffler.

6cyl- (ie- 528i) DONT DO IT! i...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-01-2007, 11:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 616
Posted By jaguar_wsc
is the car idling really rough first then dying...

is the car idling really rough first then dying or just cuts out? and when it runs "fine" as u say... is there a loss of power or rough idling?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-26-2007, 03:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 834
Posted By jaguar_wsc
those questions are all good stuff to know and...

those questions are all good stuff to know and all.... but in my experience.... have that whistle looked at as soon as possible. ESPECIALLY if you are experiencing lack of power. It could make a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-26-2007, 03:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 400
Posted By jaguar_wsc
LOL.... i got a pair of vise grips on mine to...

LOL.... i got a pair of vise grips on mine to keep the window up. my regulator wasnt really broken... just the piece of the regulator that grips the little nut on the cable to make it go up. safety...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-24-2007, 03:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 583
Posted By jaguar_wsc
i bought the hoses as well. thanks for the input....

i bought the hoses as well. thanks for the input. i bet its a much more of a pita if i dont take it off though.... but at least i dont need to take another trip to the dealer to get a gasket for the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-23-2007, 03:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 583
Posted By jaguar_wsc
ok i figured out what the part was. its the...

ok i figured out what the part was. its the crankcase venitlation. big ass pcv valve i guess. o well. bmwcca discount was almost 60 bucks off! new hoses new valve gasket new o2 sensors, new ccv...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-22-2007, 08:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 583
Posted By jaguar_wsc
Im sorry. i know it was a little vague. ill snap...

Im sorry. i know it was a little vague. ill snap a pic. i still cant figure out what it is. its about the size of the MAF but the MAF is connected in-line to the air intake. this part im talking...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-21-2007, 04:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,164
Posted By jaguar_wsc
could also be the secondary air pump. goes off...

could also be the secondary air pump. goes off when engine is warm.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-21-2007, 04:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 583
Posted By jaguar_wsc
Name that PART! please....

i tried searching this number to no avail... but underneath my (e39 528i 1998) engine intake plenum... theres a circular part with some sort of small vent on it. i have no clue what it is... but i...
Forum: Parting Out 06-18-2007, 08:13 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,103
Posted By jaguar_wsc
i need the black plastic tray where the cigarette...

i need the black plastic tray where the cigarette lighter is built into. not so much the lighter itself but just the tray. the tray at the bottom of this pic
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-17-2006, 02:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,601
Posted By jaguar_wsc
drill it out and use a new one.

drill it out and use a new one.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-10-2006, 12:14 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,709
Posted By jaguar_wsc
ya wheels america are really good. im in need of...

ya wheels america are really good. im in need of services again and i wont hesitate to get with them. they are fast good and cheap. they have really good machines as well. ive used the one in houston...
Forum: Off-Topic 03-16-2006, 08:06 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,515
Posted By jaguar_wsc
how did u do it? ive tried every tip ive seen on...

how did u do it? ive tried every tip ive seen on tech forums to get rid of it to no avail. this sucks.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-11-2006, 04:26 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,183
Posted By jaguar_wsc
toche'

looks like i got beat. but id say they pose a striking resemblence to mine. but mine are hp design 19's wrapped in nittos. 20's looks bad ass though.:thumbup:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-17-2006, 12:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,011
Posted By jaguar_wsc
ebay. left and right tie rods for 50 bucks....

ebay.

left and right tie rods for 50 bucks. and about 60 bucks for the control arm. hell of a deal. bavauto is alot more.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-15-2006, 10:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,011
Posted By jaguar_wsc
thanks for the help. someone told me that u can...

thanks for the help. someone told me that u can go to autozone and they will do it for you or something. but im not real sure of that. i guess i'll figure it out when i get to it.

is it really...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-15-2006, 07:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,011
Posted By jaguar_wsc
Lower control arms and tie rods

Has anyone replaced theirs themselves? is it DIY'able? Any how-tos out there? ive searched my resources. now im asking for help here. i'm having a hard popping noise somewhere behind the right front...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-11-2006, 07:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 610
Posted By jaguar_wsc
there is upper and lower control arms in the...

there is upper and lower control arms in the front left and front right. the upper is typically called a thrust arm. but go to bavauto. there is definitely upper and lower.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-19-2005, 08:32 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 945
Posted By jaguar_wsc
i hate to agree. but really.... its not life and...

i hate to agree. but really.... its not life and death for your car. just change it and life will go on. if your car dies shortly after.... then i will personally give you my e39 if you can trace its...
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