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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-12-2015, 07:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 443
Posted By solera
sorry guys didn't get time to play today 15 hour...

sorry guys didn't get time to play today 15 hour physical labor today. I will check to see if there is any voltage when the car is off. I will also test the ground. Guys come to think of it the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-11-2015, 06:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 262
Posted By solera
Do yourself a favor and look under the front...

Do yourself a favor and look under the front passenger seat, under the carpet like jimlev suggested. even if its not your problem you will definitely find your future problems. I had this issue...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-11-2015, 02:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 443
Posted By solera
well gentleman I do keep the tank over 1/2. I...

well gentleman I do keep the tank over 1/2. I have used a few used pumps and I test all of them before I put them in. After I install them they all have an average of 70psi. I always suspect the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-10-2015, 05:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 443
Posted By solera
after the first kill I read in a bimmerfest...

after the first kill I read in a bimmerfest thread to keep the gas at lets half full. and also the pump dies after no use. I have replaced the filter twice..
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-10-2015, 03:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 443
Posted By solera
come on bimmerfest.. nothing on this..... How...

come on bimmerfest.. nothing on this..... How about a insult tell me something
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-09-2015, 07:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 443
Posted By solera
yes I replaced the relay and tested them a few...

yes I replaced the relay and tested them a few times. I have bought used ones and some new ones from parts geeks. my last one was from an ebay seller.
Can the driver side sender cause this problem.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-09-2015, 05:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 443
Posted By solera
fuel pump cementary

I have a 97 528i m52. I found that my car is where fuel pumps come to die. I put in a pump it works fine for up to a few weeks then I stop turning the car on everyday. When I then go and turn the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-09-2013, 11:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 799
Posted By solera
What was the final result

What was the final result
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-18-2012, 03:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 449
Posted By solera
Hey guys after retracing my steps I found that...

Hey guys after retracing my steps I found that the pump had no power I actually had a piece of copper in place of the fuse. I fixed it and fuel starts coming out off the top of the fuel pump...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-18-2012, 02:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 449
Posted By solera
replaced the plugs already, and cleaned...

replaced the plugs already, and cleaned everything when I replaced the starter.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-18-2012, 01:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 449
Posted By solera
I will check the pressure, funny the gas pedal it...

I will check the pressure, funny the gas pedal it self fells like the brake pedal when it needs bleeding is that possible.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-18-2012, 09:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 449
Posted By solera
over due strating issues

I have a 528i 1997. I left it standing for two years. i started working on it and got it startted, stoped for a while and it never started again. I have put in oem camshaft senor and crank sensor. i...
Forum: Parting Out 04-17-2012, 07:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,159
Posted By solera
How much for hr fuel pump

How much for hr fuel pump
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-17-2012, 06:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,560
Posted By solera
Thanks guys. I found hat if you clean the cover...

Thanks guys. I found hat if you clean the cover of the pump. It clearly shows a diagram...ooops. by me. It hard to see with the pump in that small dark hole.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-13-2012, 05:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,560
Posted By solera
e39 fuel pump wiring

Hey guys on the e39 fuel pump there is a 4 prong connector. I know there is power for the pump and the meter. I remember that the thin wire is for the meter and the thicker wires for the pump. what...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-26-2012, 01:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 615
Posted By solera
HEY GUYS i NEED TO KNOW HOW TO CHECK FOR...

HEY GUYS i NEED TO KNOW HOW TO CHECK FOR SPARK.... I did search. I didnt find anything on how to check for spark.. I did take out the first and last sparkplug and had someone turn the key I saw no...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-26-2012, 07:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 615
Posted By solera
OK, I tried disconnecting the MAF and it still...

OK, I tried disconnecting the MAF and it still dosen't start.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-25-2012, 06:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 615
Posted By solera
I hear it running when i try to strat the car.

I hear it running when i try to strat the car.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-25-2012, 05:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 615
Posted By solera
Air issues I believe... help

okay my 1997 528i doesn't start and I have cured some codes already. I get a strong crank but no turn over. I did replace a crankshaft position sensor and camshaft postion sensor from the stealer....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-29-2012, 06:23 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 481
Posted By solera
e39 1997 528i no start, good crank have. have codes

ok guys I have a 528i 1997 it cranks but no turnover. here the codes i have including the mother of them all p0720 (ouch)
ok so I have the following codes:

p720 speed sensor
p340 camshaft...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-27-2012, 01:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 597
Posted By solera
thank you...Hey guys any info on the wiring...

thank you...Hey guys any info on the wiring harness. Do I have to upgrade to it.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-27-2012, 04:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 597
Posted By solera
hey guys autohausaz.com, which I have seen...

hey guys autohausaz.com, which I have seen mention all over this site has a seperate updated harness for the Crankshaft sensor. Is this a must do? This is the first I heard of it.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-27-2012, 04:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 330
Posted By solera
Hey guys this post is a duplicate.. I dont...

Hey guys this post is a duplicate.. I dont understand how but the post came out twice......Okay okay I messed up..OPERATOR ERROR>>>>>>.. if a moderator could deleted thread and leave the other one it...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-27-2012, 04:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 597
Posted By solera
no problem. So I am right is the crankshaft...

no problem. So I am right is the crankshaft position sensor is under the starter.
BTW any suggestions on where i could order OEM parts where i not ripped off.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-26-2012, 03:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 597
Posted By solera
fudman your right dude. BTW the its the crank...

fudman your right dude. BTW the its the crank position sensor that I'm replacing. I have the codes read problem is that the code are all over the place because the car been sitting for two years. ...
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