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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-21-2012, 07:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 540
Posted By Franktea
Going to pull the old tranny this weekend, then...

Going to pull the old tranny this weekend, then decide what i want to do, keep you guys posted
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-13-2012, 08:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 540
Posted By Franktea
Selling 1997 540, Many mods, needs tranny

All,

Looking to sell 1997 540i sport, needs tranny.

200k,
points to know,
Always used mobile 1, engine is solid
Has dual three inch exhaust, no cats
Short Shift Kit
Clutch Valve removed
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-25-2012, 12:20 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 21,650
Posted By Franktea
Just saw this, have 1997 540 sport, 205k, needs...

Just saw this, have 1997 540 sport, 205k, needs tranny :(
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-16-2012, 04:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 420
Posted By Franktea
bmw 540 oxygen sensor issue custom exhaust 02 issues

All 02 sensors are three months old.

Errors

A code P0133 may mean that one or more of the following has happened:

The oxygen sensor is faulty
The wiring to the sensor is broken / frayed...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-04-2011, 06:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 723
Posted By Franktea
Hey gang, this is what i got tonight ...

Hey gang, this is what i got tonight

Multimeter connected to green group tied together by the DME, Read out is 11.65

Sensor 1 bank one, both white wires at the sensor read 11.95
Sensor 2 bank...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-04-2011, 01:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 723
Posted By Franktea
Thanks no cables chewed as far as i can see, i'll...

Thanks no cables chewed as far as i can see, i'll do some more testing tonight and let you guys know what i find. Here are my initial thoughts.

I had used a O2 Simulator in the past for rear 02...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-04-2011, 12:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 723
Posted By Franktea
Awesome site thanks!

Awesome site thanks!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-04-2011, 11:02 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 723
Posted By Franktea
Thanks for all the info, I let you guys know what...

Thanks for all the info, I let you guys know what i find.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-04-2011, 09:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 723
Posted By Franktea
Thanks, i do have the Bentley service manuals,...

Thanks, i do have the Bentley service manuals, i'll check the power tonight from the sensor without key in or engine on, I have checked the from the fuse you are referencing by the DME and have seen...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-04-2011, 08:19 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 723
Posted By Franktea
When testing for power at the green wire at the...

When testing for power at the green wire at the sensor, should i have the car running or just the key in the on position?

Thanks everyone!
Frank
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-04-2011, 06:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 723
Posted By Franktea
Hi All, Should i check for power where the...

Hi All,

Should i check for power where the wires group up at the DME or at the sensors? Is the color of the power wire green?

The sensors are 30 days old.

Thanks,
Frank
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-03-2011, 07:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 723
Posted By Franktea
I have these codes in this order PO150 ...

I have these codes in this order

PO150
PO130
PO136
PO156

I had these errors before i swapped the sensors, i have also tested all the rear sensor wires to the DME, no issues on them, havent...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-03-2011, 02:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 723
Posted By Franktea
1997 540i 6 speed - All o2 Circuits Fail - Need advice

1997 540i 6 speed - All o2 Circuits Fail - Need advice


I have replaced all 4 o2 sensors on my 1997 540I 6 speed, all 4 come up with circuit error on scanner. I have tested each wire to each...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-13-2008, 01:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,193
Posted By Franktea
Custom ram air intake system

Would love to see pics of this,

Custom ram air intake system

Frank
Ftrivoluzzi@hotmail.com
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-13-2007, 06:56 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,691
Posted By Franktea
02 Simulator

Hey i bought the simulator for my 1997 540i, but havent installed it. The wiring is not straight foward. Has anyone done is with success i would love to speak with you. Please email me at...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-23-2007, 10:32 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,181
Posted By Franktea
Definitely the 43004's have different metals on...

Definitely the 43004's have different metals on the incorporated with the ceramic to meet CA emissions.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-23-2007, 09:05 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,181
Posted By Franktea
43004's may be more restrictive and 3x the price

43004's may be more restrictive and 3x the price
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-23-2007, 08:55 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,181
Posted By Franktea
540i Magnaflow 94004 Catalytic Converter

Has anyone used this 94004 on their car? Its what Magnaflow recommends for BMW 540i cars outside of CA, i know some people have used 43004's and have had success.

Frank
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-23-2007, 08:31 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,691
Posted By Franktea
Hey RPH74, did you loose any power or torque...

Hey RPH74,

did you loose any power or torque with hollow cats?

Frank
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-23-2007, 06:20 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,691
Posted By Franktea
I just bought 2 Simulators off of Ebay, i let you...

I just bought 2 Simulators off of Ebay, i let you know how it goes.

Frank
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-22-2007, 11:03 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,514
Posted By Franktea
I got the 53005's on my car as of yesterday, i am...

I got the 53005's on my car as of yesterday, i am getting mis fires because of this.

I spoke with Magnaflow they recommend 94004's as i live in NY and not CA. Do you think its a safe bet going...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-22-2007, 11:03 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,514
Posted By Franktea
I got the 53005's on my car as of yesterday, i am...

I got the 53005's on my car as of yesterday, i am getting mis fires because of this.

I spoke with Magnaflow they recommend 94004's as i live in NY and not CA. Do you think its a safe bet going...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-22-2007, 10:47 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,514
Posted By Franktea
Dan, You have the 43005's on your 540i? any...

Dan,

You have the 43005's on your 540i? any issues? How do you have experince with the 53005's?

Frank
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-22-2007, 06:15 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,691
Posted By Franktea
540i 02 simulators Magnaflow

Hey i have 53005's on my car, i think my CEL is on because the new high flow to the rear O2 Sensor may be too much for it to handle.

Has anyone tried 02 simulators? Were you able to pass state...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-22-2007, 06:11 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,514
Posted By Franktea
Has anyone tried 02 simulators? Can you still...

Has anyone tried 02 simulators? Can you still pass state emissions with these on?
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