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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 12-10-2014, 01:24 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,098
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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 10-07-2014, 10:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 233
Posted By FABOCH
Yes u can put your dual pane in that door. But...

Yes u can put your dual pane in that door. But remove the window rubber border trim from damage door to the new door. Dual pane windows need a wider window trim to go up and down. The single pane...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-27-2014, 10:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 241
Posted By FABOCH
NOpe...two different mounts....I have both E38...

NOpe...two different mounts....I have both E38 and E39...I just replaced my armrest in the e39 to leather
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-27-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 254
Posted By FABOCH
ill be interested in the INTRAVEE

ill be interested in the INTRAVEE
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-27-2014, 12:15 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 16,978
Posted By FABOCH
in your case with only 100k miles...Noise and...

in your case with only 100k miles...Noise and P0011 code? your chain has skipped a tooth...Bank 1 over advanced...You`ll need to replace your timing guides and have timing done...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-25-2014, 10:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 414
Posted By FABOCH
What fails a lot on these coolant systems is the...

What fails a lot on these coolant systems is the COOLANT SENSOR O-RING...Its located on the lower radiator exit hose on lower passenger side of the engine..U will see a harness connected to that...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-21-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 364
Posted By FABOCH
I don't use silicon nor anything to keep them...

I don't use silicon nor anything to keep them from sliding. I rely on the gaskets to do their thing. I do place the manifold on very slowly and make sure my hands (fingerS) are holding the gaskets...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-21-2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 364
Posted By FABOCH
I use 4 flathead screw drivers to space the...

I use 4 flathead screw drivers to space the m,anifold from the sides of the engine block plus use my flashlight to make sure I see the rubber wings on the sidesand they r squared to the block BEFORE...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-21-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 364
Posted By FABOCH
Exactly what I mean....U have to torquee them to...

Exactly what I mean....U have to torquee them to spec not by hand or feel....Why u have a coolant leak still....but not the maniflold..The manifold should be tight too but its the palcement of the...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-21-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 199
Posted By FABOCH
head gasket failure

head gasket failure
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-21-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 364
Posted By FABOCH
Pretty tight meaning the 11 mm manifold nuts are...

Pretty tight meaning the 11 mm manifold nuts are at 15nm? The valley pan Bolts are 10 nm?
Carbon smell could be the Exhaust bolts on the exhaust headers... i hear they back themselves as time...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-21-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 206
Posted By FABOCH
on CARFAX it will tell u exact location of the...

on CARFAX it will tell u exact location of the BMW dealership it was serviced at...then pay the dealer a visit for complete records or Emial them or call them....Carfax will state the basic services...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-21-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 364
Posted By FABOCH
I hope ur not HAND tightening...

I hope ur not HAND tightening everything....Torque wrench is your friend...Especially the bolts on both the valley pan and Manifold....
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-21-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 364
Posted By FABOCH
q-tip?? ...

q-tip??
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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-21-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 364
Posted By FABOCH
nO, on the oil seperator....You would see white...

nO, on the oil seperator....You would see white smoke clouds on start ups
Hell No on using brake cleaner on the MAF...use CRC MAF CLEANER SPRAY instead
Spray on several times then follow up with a...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-21-2014, 12:36 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 203
Posted By FABOCH
Yes on your question Here is what I...

Yes on your question

Here is what I did.....Really timing the engine was quite easy....I simply left the multi meter on the whole time i was torquing the bolt....As long as u hear the BEEP the...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-21-2014, 12:30 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 364
Posted By FABOCH
Installing the Manifold back onto the Engine...

Installing the Manifold back onto the Engine block is a serious step...A step u want to do ONCE!....U have to align the manifold perfect and also make sure ALL FOUR Rubber Manifold gaskets are on...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-21-2014, 12:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 236
Posted By FABOCH
I believe ur reading into it too much... Not...

I believe ur reading into it too much...
Not saying this is your fix but it could be a simple thing like so......
When I sold my 01` Pwr folding mirrors I was giving a regular non pwr folding...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-19-2014, 11:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 317
Posted By FABOCH
I (had ) normal glass on my 740i Sport and when...

I (had ) normal glass on my 740i Sport and when I switched to Dual pane( Security glass) I re used my window regulators...Its been over a year now and they r ALL still going strong..So IMHO get what...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-18-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 217
Posted By FABOCH
I had this very issue 5 years ago...Flickering...

I had this very issue 5 years ago...Flickering lights, Alternator was showing early signs of death, I couldnt read my Speedometer at night since the dim was so low:mad: I couldnt figre out...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-18-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 343
Posted By FABOCH
Ive heard non OEM CPS sensors can cause the code...

Ive heard non OEM CPS sensors can cause the code too....I never heard of switching out vanos Solenoids would cure it but what the heck , you cant knock it unless u try it
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-18-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 343
Posted By FABOCH
Did you torque Bank 1 camshaft Torx head Bolt to...

Did you torque Bank 1 camshaft Torx head Bolt to 81 ft lbs? maybe it loosened up?
thats where I was so nervous in getting it right...Reverse torque ft lbs was tuff to do...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-18-2014, 07:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 227
Posted By FABOCH
i ditched the single Round tip Exhaust tips

I found a Pair of Magnaflow Dual Staggered tips for my Dinan Exhaust......
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-18-2014, 07:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 343
Posted By FABOCH
Coils can read normal OHMS but where 1 or 2 will...

Coils can read normal OHMS but where 1 or 2 will fail is at High RPMs....My money is on a bad coil...But what is wierd is the P0011 Code...U shouldnt be getting that code for a misfire..Thats a code...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-12-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 309
Posted By FABOCH
I can do all 4 windows regs for a 12 pack....only...

I can do all 4 windows regs for a 12 pack....only if u were in SO CAL
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