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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-20-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 17,958
Posted By porksoda
whistles... i see my image made the rounds ;) ...

whistles... i see my image made the rounds ;)

Good accessory I will for sure purchase this.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-03-2014, 09:12 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 70,843
Posted By porksoda
Here is the 3rd alternator and they all make the...

Here is the 3rd alternator and they all make the slight whine noise...

Alt Noise (http://www.poolab.com/porksoda/5/e39/altnoise/)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-30-2014, 01:28 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 70,843
Posted By porksoda
Nods, it is the alternator. Had three...

Nods, it is the alternator. Had three alternators they all making noise... i will post a video soon.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-30-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 70,843
Posted By porksoda
I put a rebuilt alternator in the car and it...

I put a rebuilt alternator in the car and it makes a whine noise from the bay... is this normal? Apparently the local indy says that is normal but i have never heard that sort of noise from the bay...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-29-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 70,843
Posted By porksoda
thanks for the info... very helpful! I put in a...

thanks for the info... very helpful! I put in a new battery and i checked voltage it was no where near 13 it was 10-11... battery voltage only. On the second start it was right at 13.7. So it...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-27-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 70,843
Posted By porksoda
Hi, Just a quick question ... i have been...

Hi,

Just a quick question ... i have been having some battery problems and i wonder if it is my battery or alternator. I have put in a rebuilt bosch alternator in 2010 and things have been fine...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-15-2013, 05:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,538
Posted By porksoda
here: ***************YS00mb Ebay Item...

here:

***************YS00mb

Ebay Item number: 300828935201
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-14-2012, 06:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 912
Posted By porksoda
the power harness must not have the contacts 100%...

the power harness must not have the contacts 100% check to see the pins and the harness itself you may have to bend the pins to get a good contact. Try that next time the lights goes out.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-13-2012, 03:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 912
Posted By porksoda
+1 i finally bit the bullet and got ebay LED...

+1 i finally bit the bullet and got ebay LED bulbs... I bought the 5W bulbs that does not require a cap... they look fantastic best $21 i spent.

On another note if you want to keep oem you can...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-13-2012, 03:50 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 20,734
Posted By porksoda
First of all bluebee, thank you for the extensive...

First of all bluebee, thank you for the extensive information all in one spot saved me the trouble to research my new pads...

I ended up getting hte Akebono EURXXX EURO Ultra-Premium Ceramic.
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-15-2012, 02:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,128
Posted By porksoda
I use costco premium gas ONLY in canada... per...

I use costco premium gas ONLY in canada... per fillup i save anywhere from 9-12 dollars and i fill up a few times a month... its worth the savings to wait i usually wait between 5-20mins from getting...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-12-2011, 03:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,234
Posted By porksoda
Look for the infinity basslink in the used...

Look for the infinity basslink in the used market... you can get a harness that taps in the amp and you don't have to do much. It is also small enough that it stays out of the way in the trunk right...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-12-2011, 03:01 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,613
Posted By porksoda
just fyi lot many times when the trunk lid does...

just fyi lot many times when the trunk lid does not close the actual problem is broken wires going through a rubber gasket that get broken and short and unlock the drunk.

If your trunk still...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-02-2010, 03:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,423
Posted By porksoda
in canada... almost all gas companies use ethanol...

in canada... almost all gas companies use ethanol in their gas... shell premium (91) has 0 ethanol... contenders like esso have the highest amount of ethanol in their premium followed by others.
...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-18-2010, 04:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,646
Posted By porksoda
- leds run way way cooler than bulbs......

- leds run way way cooler than bulbs... especially teh ones they have used in their previous cars.
- Unless you use leds like luxeone star leds but i have never seen those in automotive applications...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-16-2010, 03:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,428
Posted By porksoda
why you think its a ccv clogged/leak?

why you think its a ccv clogged/leak?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-13-2010, 08:47 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 16,832
Posted By porksoda
i was going to say this must be a ias issue as...

i was going to say this must be a ias issue as the f10 i drove that pulled to the right had the ias the other one i drove did not have ias and to me atleast felt better overall but more importantly...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-13-2010, 08:40 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 10,711
Posted By porksoda
after reading few comments here and there i...

after reading few comments here and there i thought i would share my experience with f10 and the e550. A current bm owner i am biased but wait...

After bm invited me to their f10 launch party and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-11-2010, 09:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,818
Posted By porksoda
the tune probably would ruin the fuel...

the tune probably would ruin the fuel efficiency...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-11-2010, 09:28 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,857
Posted By porksoda
in my opinion active steering ruins the car... i...

in my opinion active steering ruins the car... i would not buy one with active steering.

I would test drive both and decide for yourself.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-09-2010, 09:04 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,302
Posted By porksoda
You can get the f10 WITHOUT active steering.....

You can get the f10 WITHOUT active steering.. atleast in canada.. i am not sure if its an option or standard in us. Steering problem solved... also f10 should be bought with sport + dhp.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-08-2010, 10:03 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 12,557
Posted By porksoda
i was told by my dealership if an option is avail...

i was told by my dealership if an option is avail anywhere in the world they can get it for me but there is a one time fee for such an option, isnt something like that avail in the US?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-07-2010, 07:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,802
Posted By porksoda
I agree... as i was told in canada here the...

I agree... as i was told in canada here the dealer markup is close to 8ish percent.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-07-2010, 07:09 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 12,557
Posted By porksoda
I have to retract my opinion on the F10 as i...

I have to retract my opinion on the F10 as i drove one with fully equipped minus active steering. In canada our packages and our standard equipment is very different than us.

After driving the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-06-2010, 05:34 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 12,557
Posted By porksoda
I agree it may break records for sale, but not...

I agree it may break records for sale, but not from existing 5'ers but people who are gong to be shopping for a lexus or an acura. They will try out the 5er and it won't shock them... it will be a...
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