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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 10-30-2013, 03:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 239
Posted By Danny Wolfe
Question Inpa code 183...tank leak detected:

:dunno:I have had a rough idle for awhile. NOT really bad but i can feel the roughness, and when in PARK, the car will have a slight shudder or vibration from approx 12-1500 rpms. I diagnosed with...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 10-26-2013, 03:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 302
Posted By Danny Wolfe
i also have adaptations really strange: IDLE at...

i also have adaptations really strange:
IDLE at 650 rpms AND AT 1500 to 1600 RPMS: all cylinders show "0"
cylinder 1: 275,
cylinder...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 10-26-2013, 10:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 302
Posted By Danny Wolfe
Exclamation Urgent help!!! Please!!!

I was trying to diagnose an issue in my car. I had INPA hooked up and found just one code. CODE !83 which is "TANK LEAKAGE". HOWEVER, the car has been running, just with a little studder around...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-08-2013, 08:15 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 313
Posted By Danny Wolfe
Smile Navigation Mk 3 and iphone.

Hello Guys:

I am wondering if i can connect my Iphone to my navigation in my 01 740i. I THINK i have a MK 3 unit, but not for sure. How do i know which unit i have? Will it work hands free to...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-22-2013, 09:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 407
Posted By Danny Wolfe
200.00 for the RELAY???? i saw them new on the...

200.00 for the RELAY???? i saw them new on the internet for about 20.00....what is the difference??? these were new too!
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-22-2013, 06:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 407
Posted By Danny Wolfe
How do you test the relays, and how do you know...

How do you test the relays, and how do you know if you have a bad sensor for the rain sensing unit? What is the most common problem with these symptoms?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-22-2013, 09:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 407
Posted By Danny Wolfe
YES it does have rain sensing wipers....where is...

YES it does have rain sensing wipers....where is the relay?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-22-2013, 06:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 407
Posted By Danny Wolfe
Exclamation Wipers on my '01 e38!!!

Problem guys! During hard downpour of rain, my wipers just stopped working. I turned them off and waited about 10 minutes and tried them again...they worked fine for about 5 minutes and then just...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 05-11-2013, 11:04 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 371
Posted By Danny Wolfe
Angry rough engine idle

:dunno: i am trying to find an idle and rough engine problem. In checking the OSV on the REAR of the manifold....i pulled the dipstick and noticed a small amount of sucking and engine ran a bit...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-26-2013, 09:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 384
Posted By Danny Wolfe
my car has 189k miles. The maf was replaced at...

my car has 189k miles. The maf was replaced at 138K. THANKS!
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-25-2013, 08:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 384
Posted By Danny Wolfe
i sprayed cleaner CNC i think it is around the...

i sprayed cleaner CNC i think it is around the intake, and throttle body as well as the OSV and found nothing. I cannot find a vacum leak at all. I also sprayed the tube from MAF to the throttle...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-24-2013, 09:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 384
Posted By Danny Wolfe
Exclamation Decarbonization????

I've had a rough idle for a long time now...i ran BG44k thru the injection system and also two cans thru the gas tank....car has new plugs, fuel filter, air cleaner, and sometimes runs smooth but at...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-19-2013, 05:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 249
Posted By Danny Wolfe
Ambient temp reading is wrong!!!

Hello.....my ambient temp is reading about 7 degrees HIGHER than the actual temp....anyone know a fix for this>>> was working fine, and just started this....any thoughts??? THANKS!
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-18-2013, 04:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 312
Posted By Danny Wolfe
Smile Thanks Guys!!!

Thanks Guys!!!
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-17-2013, 04:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 312
Posted By Danny Wolfe
ALSO i need advice on which strut to purchase. I...

ALSO i need advice on which strut to purchase. I have a '01 740i Sport Package car with 189K miles. Looking at OEM which is SACHS or possibly another brand??? I want to keep the good ride and good...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-17-2013, 03:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 312
Posted By Danny Wolfe
Exclamation Please help!

I am looking for a DIY instruction for replacing my front struts/shocks on my 2001 740i. Anyone know where i can find a step by step procedure and HOPEFULLY with pics????

Thanks!:dunno::dunno:
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-06-2013, 07:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 946
Posted By Danny Wolfe
Thanks so much...i am assuming this is the same...

Thanks so much...i am assuming this is the same procedure on the E38....
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-05-2013, 09:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 946
Posted By Danny Wolfe
Exclamation Guibo replacement< how to do it???

:dunno:Can someone tell me where i can find instructions for replacing my GUIBO on my 2001 e38?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-27-2013, 09:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 437
Posted By Danny Wolfe
BUT will injectors, fuel filters, or 02 sensors...

BUT will injectors, fuel filters, or 02 sensors cause a reduction in gas mileage?:dunno:
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-27-2013, 10:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 437
Posted By Danny Wolfe
RIG INJECTOR?? What does that mean? I am going...

RIG INJECTOR?? What does that mean? I am going to change the fuel filter this weekend....will let you know. How do you check the injectors or know if they are bad??? THANKS VERY MUCH!
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-26-2013, 07:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 437
Posted By Danny Wolfe
Exclamation Engine runs rough!

Hello Guys....got a strange problem....just put new plugs in my 01 740i, new air filter, and i have a rough idle....revving the engine to about 13-1500 rpms i have a vibration....had it scaned, no...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 11-19-2012, 09:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,114
Posted By Danny Wolfe
car has new michelins, and wheels are fine. This...

car has new michelins, and wheels are fine. This vibration is like a "shudder'. It also isn't as bad at times as other times....i defenitely feel it when i turn or sometimes straight and also when...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 11-19-2012, 09:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,114
Posted By Danny Wolfe
it occurs when i am going about 30-40 mph. and...

it occurs when i am going about 30-40 mph. and when the car is shifting into third or fourth gear. I feel it in the seat or midway towards the back of the car. The Flex disc looks ok but cannot see...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 11-19-2012, 03:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,171
Posted By Danny Wolfe
drive shaft/Center Support Bearing

Can someone tell me if the Center Carrier bearing and housing is replaceable without cutting the drive shaft and re welding together? I was told by a drive line shop that you had to cut the shaft in...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 11-19-2012, 12:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,114
Posted By Danny Wolfe
Vibration!!!!

:cry:Please help with advice: I do not know if this is drive line or engine related....
What are the symptoms of a worn Center support bearing/housing on my 2001 740i. I have a vibration at around...
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