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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-21-2014, 06:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 759
Posted By mumbe
good news. I took a 50/50 guess on replacing the...

good news. I took a 50/50 guess on replacing the negative battery cable since my radio stations and clock reset every night. My car ran well and could not determine if the positive cable was bad...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-10-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 759
Posted By mumbe
i did take the car after replacing all the...

i did take the car after replacing all the airbags to a well know guy in town who used a Modis Scanner with the Euro Software. He did pull up all the codes and tried clearing the codes. All the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-07-2014, 09:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 759
Posted By mumbe
thanks for the video. i did find this and watch...

thanks for the video. i did find this and watch it in the past and has good overall info. looking for test electrical criteria data points and procedures. probably just spend the $174 and buy a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-06-2014, 10:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 759
Posted By mumbe
i bought the car from auction to repair. I...

i bought the car from auction to repair. I replaced the sensor on the upper fender frame rail drivers side, knee, wheel, psg dash and glove air bags. i see your pick and understand the concept of...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-06-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 759
Posted By mumbe
Bst 09 bmw m3 e93

I am repairing a 09 E93 m3 with all front airbags. All codes cleared except 93AA, 93B2 and 93A9. I ordered the seat belt buckles and dont know about the BST code? My car starts, drives well and...
Forum: Exterior 11-21-2013, 07:43 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 450
Posted By mumbe
i do need a hood for a project rebuild. how bad...

i do need a hood for a project rebuild. how bad is the dent and where are you located. i am in Jax, FL. can we talk quickly this morning? my email is mark@umberger.net
Forum: 7 Series DIY 10-17-2012, 06:29 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 91,319
Posted By mumbe
Right side valve cover e66 2006

I have the rt side loose but I do not seem to have enough room with the break lines and ac line how do I free up more room? I managed through the rt side valve cover, timing cover and alt bracket....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-03-2012, 08:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 610
Posted By mumbe
Abs problem e46

My abs randomly activates while driving. It try's to lock the front right wheel up. I replaced the left ft caliper because it would also pull to the right when I hit the break hard. The system...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-03-2011, 08:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 316
Posted By mumbe
antilock brake right front tire grab

My 2001 330 has an issue with the antilock/anti roll over system. I am driving down the road and the right front tire starts pulsating without placing my foot on the pedal. Sometimes the system...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-16-2011, 07:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,752
Posted By mumbe
dont know if I told you thanks to this old...

dont know if I told you thanks to this old thread, but your advice worked perfectly. The connector felt like it was in, but it was not snapped all the way in. After I pushed all the way in it...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-13-2011, 07:13 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 472
Posted By mumbe
750LI Entertainment Problem

My 06 750 is not showing DVD from the selection screen and doesnt work. I disconneced the buss in the glovebox, removed fuses with no luck. The dealership said I have a K-Buss issue. Is there a...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-25-2011, 09:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 788
Posted By mumbe
Multiple Engine Codes Resolved

I pulled the plugs at 85K miles and they had probably 75 thousands of a gap creating the misfire. I replaced and it ran much better but still wasnt right. I could not clear the codes with my...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-25-2011, 09:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 943
Posted By mumbe
Flex Cable Repair

Thanks for the idea. I am ok at soldering, but not an expert. We will see how it turns out! Thanks again
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-13-2011, 12:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 943
Posted By mumbe
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-13-2011, 10:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 943
Posted By mumbe
E66 Entertaintment Screen (need circuit board and cable)

I purchased and restored a vandalized 06 E66 and it turned out perfect. They distroyed the LCD screen on the rear console. I found the screen in China and now I need the circuit board and flex...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-06-2011, 07:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 788
Posted By mumbe
E66 Multiple Engine Codes- Need Help

2006 E66 The codes are: P0301,P0300,P0301,P0306,P1434,P1062. It starts cold OK for 10 or 15 seconds and then starts running extremely rough. There seems to be some rattling on the top of the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-06-2010, 06:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,091
Posted By mumbe
Problem solved -Great Response on vacuum leak

I felt behind the little hose as you pointed out and found a finger size hole. I could not see the whole so it would have been tough without your advice. Awesome advice and much appreciated. Saved...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-05-2010, 06:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,091
Posted By mumbe
Vacuum Leak - Lean Codes

my 2001 530 is triggering lean codes on bank 1 and bank 2 and runs rough when cold and at start up. once I rev it up a little it runs smooth. I heard that this is probably due to a vacuum leak,...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-31-2010, 01:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,228
Posted By mumbe
Removal of caps

I removed one cap evalated it, re installed and then removed one towards the back of the motor and re installed. I guess I had better not try it again until I remove the chains. I did depress the...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-31-2010, 01:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,228
Posted By mumbe
good news is I took the valve cover off and a few...

good news is I took the valve cover off and a few cam caps. There does not seem to be any damage to the cam or caps. Should the tensioner hold pressure or bleed down without running? I think I may...
Forum: New Member Introductions 08-27-2010, 10:30 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 390
Posted By mumbe
New Member

Thanks for the quick and accurate reponses. I am a auto nut who has restored and rebuilt cars since my early teens until now at age 47. I worked for Ford Motor as a factory rep for years and now own...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-27-2010, 09:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,193
Posted By mumbe
FYI: Your advice worked perfectly! I heard all...

FYI: Your advice worked perfectly! I heard all the sensors working except for one. Swapped them out and found all sensors were good. Once I started evaluating the wiring I found 1 of the 3 wires...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-27-2010, 09:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,752
Posted By mumbe
I believe all the connections are locked in. I...

I believe all the connections are locked in. I will remove the door panel and evaluate all the wiring and connections. Thanks for the advice!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-27-2010, 09:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,752
Posted By mumbe
Question 06 750Li Door lock (drivers side)

The door lock is intermittent and mostly does not work on Driver Front Door. The auto close does not work on this door only as well. What should I look to replace? Is it all in one unit or...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-27-2010, 09:00 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,378
Posted By mumbe
Question 06 E66 Air Bag Error 93b0

I had a shop try to reset the airbag system after I replace the whole interior after buying a vandalized car. Everything is perfect except this airbag situation. I have the original airbags on the...
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