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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 12-27-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 304
Posted By JasonSC540ia
Thanks for the reply's. So I need the door...

Thanks for the reply's.

So I need the door latch assembly? Assuming that cleaning or adjusting does not cure my issue.

Sealbeach; you sent me a link for the door actuator. I want the latch...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 12-26-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 304
Posted By JasonSC540ia
Door open warning

So tonight I got a "door open" warning on my display. I could not lock the the doors with the central locking button (car thinks a door is open). Car will lock and unlock like normal with the key. ...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-06-2014, 07:50 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 818
Posted By JasonSC540ia
Sorry, just saw your PM. Have you tried dropping...

Sorry, just saw your PM. Have you tried dropping the alt through the bottom of the car?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-06-2014, 07:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 838
Posted By JasonSC540ia
I believe they started the return-less system...

I believe they started the return-less system with the FPR on the filter in 99 with the Vanos engines.

I'm not 100% sure on that.:dunno:
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-31-2014, 10:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 784
Posted By JasonSC540ia
This was the condition of my heater valves at...

This was the condition of my heater valves at 80,000 miles.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=741314
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-31-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 818
Posted By JasonSC540ia
Fixed?

Fixed?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-21-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 818
Posted By JasonSC540ia
Any updates?

Any updates?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-21-2014, 06:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 565
Posted By JasonSC540ia
Are you talking about that silver ribbon cable Iv...

Are you talking about that silver ribbon cable Iv seen on the internet?

I was thinking about ordering that myself. When you get finished if you could post some pics that would really help the...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-20-2014, 09:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 262
Posted By JasonSC540ia
Heres another link. https://colorplus.com/

Heres another link.

https://colorplus.com/
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-20-2014, 05:59 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 818
Posted By JasonSC540ia
Check your messages....I just sent you something

Check your messages....I just sent you something
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-20-2014, 05:55 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 818
Posted By JasonSC540ia
Have you unlocked your OBDII?

Have you unlocked your OBDII?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-20-2014, 05:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 389
Posted By JasonSC540ia
NKG from Oreilly's or autozone. There about $9...

NKG from Oreilly's or autozone. There about $9 each. Same NGK from the dealer is about $20 each:yikes:.

You mentioned you didn't want to hear NGK but they seem to be the best for the M62 and...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-20-2014, 05:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 818
Posted By JasonSC540ia
It acts like your battery is dead/dieing because...

It acts like your battery is dead/dieing because it is. The problem is your alternator. Its not charging the battery enough or not at all. Go to test 9 on your display and see what the volts are. ...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-17-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,452
Posted By JasonSC540ia
Glad to see you got it fixed:thumbup:. I'm...

Glad to see you got it fixed:thumbup:.

I'm just curious, but when you performed your vacuum leak check did you use brake cleaner?

I asking because I see people mention to use brake cleaner on...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-17-2014, 08:45 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 243
Posted By JasonSC540ia
:rofl::rofl::rofl: :thumbup:

:rofl::rofl::rofl:


:thumbup:
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-16-2014, 06:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 270
Posted By JasonSC540ia
Get yourself some ramps from Autozone or Walmart....

Get yourself some ramps from Autozone or Walmart. Makes it a lot easier. Cheap too.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-16-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 763
Views: 26,036
Posted By JasonSC540ia
8 qts of Liqui Moly 0w-40 (LL-98 approved). My...

8 qts of Liqui Moly 0w-40 (LL-98 approved). My first time using this oil. Iv been using Castrol 5w-30 European blend. The Castrol is the LL-01 equivalent. I didn't know or think about this before...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-16-2014, 06:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 270
Posted By JasonSC540ia
Lets start here. Get the car in the air and pull...

Lets start here. Get the car in the air and pull the big plastic cover off the bottom. Degrease everything underneath. Make it look new. Leave the cover off and check underneath everyday after...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-16-2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 270
Posted By JasonSC540ia
We need a better description. Where is most of...

We need a better description. Where is most of the accumulation of oil? It could be a number of things but we need to know exactly where. If you could narrow it down I'm sure many folks will chime...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-16-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 209
Posted By JasonSC540ia
Cheap Chinese parts on Ebay

Bottom line; Don't do it.

2 summers ago and last summer I was on a tight budget. I had the 55-60mph shimmy and ordered thrust arms from ebay for about $50. It cured most of my shimmy but set...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-13-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 502
Posted By JasonSC540ia
If you have no power loss while driving, then you...

If you have no power loss while driving, then you can rule the cats out. Clogged cats will seriously bring down the power.

Did you have this problem before changing the CCV/OSV? Any codes or...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-10-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 544
Posted By JasonSC540ia
He might be right. It sounds like possibly a bad...

He might be right. It sounds like possibly a bad port or its disconnected.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-10-2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 451
Posted By JasonSC540ia
Theres a main bushing in the rear that is...

Theres a main bushing in the rear that is notorious for failing. Get the rear in the air and push on the tire back and forth from top to bottom and left and right to see if there is any movement. ...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-10-2014, 09:52 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 542
Posted By JasonSC540ia
I use 2 different ones. I use a Peake, and a...

I use 2 different ones. I use a Peake, and a blue-tooth one that links with an app called Torque. I check codes with the Peake once a month even if there is no SES light. That's where I saw the...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-10-2014, 09:41 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,452
Posted By JasonSC540ia
I was getting kinda the same thing. Sometime...

I was getting kinda the same thing. Sometime rough idle, lopping. Missing and hesitation under load. Sometimes it would trip a misfire code but 90% of the time no code. I just fixed it Friday. ...
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