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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-22-2011, 04:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 637
Posted By whess09
I would agree with the belt overhaul but the car...

I would agree with the belt overhaul but the car is to young to need the entire cooling system replaced, the car dosnt even have 50k on it. As for the 0-dollar fix to the hoses? How does that work is...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-22-2011, 12:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 637
Posted By whess09
528i fan clutch and belt

My neighbor had me look at his 99 528i sudan today he said he lost power steering while on the drive home no noise or anything just poof no power steering. I poped the hood and saw total carnage the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-07-2011, 09:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,178
Posted By whess09
Its a 99 M5, but it's the wagon. My aunt ordered...

Its a 99 M5, but it's the wagon. My aunt ordered the car new and kept it perfect until last year when she sold it to her sister, my mom, even running the vin to register it on our insurance it came...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-06-2011, 10:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,178
Posted By whess09
What did you need fixed when you sent them yours?

What did you need fixed when you sent them yours?
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 07-26-2011, 03:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,907
Posted By whess09
Ya he's a retired vet who use to work on...

Ya he's a retired vet who use to work on everything from old prop jobs to helicopters to trucks and he's the best mechanic I've ever met truly amazing what he can do with a engine, the engine I think...
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 07-26-2011, 02:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,907
Posted By whess09
The engine was built by my uncle for this truck...

The engine was built by my uncle for this truck me and him did all the fab work and everything together, but like I said he built the motor with an old international block I think it's there maxes...
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 07-26-2011, 12:39 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,907
Posted By whess09
Ya well insurance goes by the safty rating of...

Ya well insurance goes by the safty rating of cars but also by things like what the car is the engine or other options it has like if it's a convertible.
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 07-26-2011, 07:53 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,907
Posted By whess09
Ya I just wish they would realize if they would...

Ya I just wish they would realize if they would go ahead and put it in there trucks that they would sell like crazy, and if they offered a diesel engine in there new cars they would be so much better...
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 07-25-2011, 10:24 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,907
Posted By whess09
Ya I think it's stupid how a 4 cyl diesel that...

Ya I think it's stupid how a 4 cyl diesel that makes 50 plus mpg in Europe is to "dirty" for out country and we can't import them. Instead we have a hemi in our caddy which makes absolutely nothing...
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 07-18-2011, 06:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 952
Posted By whess09
Alright thanks I'll look it up and if it comes up...

Alright thanks I'll look it up and if it comes up ill work on it
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 07-18-2011, 12:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 952
Posted By whess09
Well the display says the fan is on high and...

Well the display says the fan is on high and there is nothing blowing through the vents, untill it randomly started working, it has been working seemingly fine since then but not sure if I trust it...
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 07-11-2011, 03:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 952
Posted By whess09
Well just like any time you take a car to the...

Well just like any time you take a car to the shop as soon as I posted on the forum i went to go move the car into my garage to get it out of the way and started up the car to find the ac cranking...
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 07-11-2011, 01:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 952
Posted By whess09
98 M3 no AC

Today i jumped in my M3 to run errands and found there was suddenly no ac. i did not realize it at first bc the ac never is on when the car stats but then comes on then maby i thought it wasn't on...
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 07-09-2011, 10:07 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,907
Posted By whess09
Ya it's a purpose built truck and very fun!

Ya it's a purpose built truck and very fun!
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 07-08-2011, 03:26 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,907
Posted By whess09
It's easier to unbadge your m3 however a m3 is...

It's easier to unbadge your m3 however a m3 is more to insure and I understand the fun of doing it yourself that's what the whole car industry is about making your car what you want it to be, It may...
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 07-08-2011, 02:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,056
Posted By whess09
I'm not sure If rouge engineering has a whole...

I'm not sure If rouge engineering has a whole control arm but they are the only company I use for parts they have products that are actually proven to make an improvement in the car, where most...
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 06-09-2011, 08:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,995
Posted By whess09
Well it was only over heating in first and second...

Well it was only over heating in first and second in the middle of the day the last 100+ degree days. I took that electric fan off and the magnets on the inside of the actual motor housing had broken...
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 06-09-2011, 08:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,995
Posted By whess09
Well that's a very valid point the fan is...

Well that's a very valid point the fan is actually pointless once your moving I've just been wondering because of the overheating problems I've had running errands around town lately, but thankfully...
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 06-08-2011, 07:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,995
Posted By whess09
Well living in Dallas and driving the car daily...

Well living in Dallas and driving the car daily in the 112 hear IDE prefer to keep the clutch fan, the electric fan on the front is the one I'm currently replacing I found a new motor for it for 10$...
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 06-07-2011, 10:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,476
Posted By whess09
i had a similar problem my 98 M3 (standard) was...

i had a similar problem my 98 M3 (standard) was displaying a faulty tail light warning however my car was also equipped with the light up shift nob which is kindof dumb i ended up replacing it bc it...
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 06-07-2011, 09:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,995
Posted By whess09
98 M3 electric fan upgrade

Im had my electric fan go out today anybody have any recommendations on what to put in? OEM v.s. an Aluminum aftermarket fans? Is there much difference in performance? If I'm looking to get more...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-07-2011, 01:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,178
Posted By whess09
Alright well found out it couldent be the voltage...

Alright well found out it couldent be the voltage regulator, the gauges wouldent drop off one at a time if it was. I've been researching the gauge problems and looks like the problem is internal, a...
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 06-02-2011, 01:38 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,977
Posted By whess09
Wow that works out well for you, good buy. I got...

Wow that works out well for you, good buy. I got mine not knowing much about the M3, I mean I knew what it was but IDE never drive one, personally I grew up a fan of Audi sport, However on a side...
Forum: E39 M5 (1998-2003) 06-02-2011, 12:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,578
Posted By whess09
ya oiling is no problem for the dinan filter just...

ya oiling is no problem for the dinan filter just be careful how generous you are with the oil, this is one of those situations where more isnt better. to much and you can ruin the MAF sensor, my...
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 06-02-2011, 12:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,554
Posted By whess09
This fall I bought a M3 convertible bc i was able...

This fall I bought a M3 convertible bc i was able to pick it up dirt cheep, i dident need a car but figured ehh what the hell it would be fun, at first i dident love the "purple" color (techno...
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