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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-14-2013, 04:27 PM
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Do you have any more details on the intake ? ...

Do you have any more details on the intake ?

I found this history on Alpina if anyone is interested. Gives a lot of information on all models
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-13-2013, 07:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 363
Posted By - Mover -
M62 4.4 vs 4.6

I was searching around trying to find information on the 4.6 litre.

M62B44 - 282 hp @ 5700 and 310 ft lb @ 3900
M62B46 - 342 hp @ 5700 and 354 ft lb @ 3700 (2001)

Alpina's comparable motor...
Forum: Suspension and Braking 06-01-2013, 05:54 PM
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Views: 340
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FS - Brembo Front Rotors - 540i/740i/850

Brand new in the box Brembo rotors

See link below for fitment details

http://brembo.mycarparts.net/products/Brembo-33S50041?brand_id=455

$225
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-20-2013, 09:07 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,566
Posted By - Mover -
2" in length. 1/2" diameter.

2" in length. 1/2" diameter.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-19-2013, 10:57 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,566
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I just finished replacing the valley pan as well....

I just finished replacing the valley pan as well.

Here is what I would add to the above posts.

Get a in-lb torque wrench. You're working with a lot of low torque bolts (especially the 20...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-19-2013, 08:14 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 590
Posted By - Mover -
Anyone ???

Anyone ???
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-16-2013, 12:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 590
Posted By - Mover -
OBD2 - Mode $06 - On-Board Monitor Test

They say that mode 6 is the most helpful of all information when it comes to diagnosing a problem. The only problem is, its hard to find out what the manufactures store in this area as there is no...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-26-2012, 06:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 469
Posted By - Mover -
Which one ?

Which one ?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-11-2011, 09:11 AM
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Views: 338,603
Posted By - Mover -
Something this significant shouldn't be...

Something this significant shouldn't be overlooked. :yikes:

Perhaps updates should be made throughout the board in order that others are not misled by the current documented method of testing...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-09-2011, 08:17 PM
Replies: 739
Views: 338,603
Posted By - Mover -
Something this significant shouldn't be...

Something this significant shouldn't be overlooked. :yikes:

Perhaps updates should be made throughout the board in order that others are not misled by the current documented method of testing...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-09-2011, 06:36 AM
Replies: 739
Views: 338,603
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Wow ! After the mounds and mounds of information...

Wow ! After the mounds and mounds of information on ABS/DSC that has been documented all this time.... who would have thought something as significant as this would show up. :yikes:

My sensors...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-05-2011, 07:17 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 27,796
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Who made you God ??? Grow up. Not everyone...

Who made you God ???

Grow up. Not everyone is going solve their problem using the 'masterpiece' you created.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-05-2011, 06:54 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 27,796
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No its not. This is the point. ...

No its not.



This is the point.

You seem to have a 'need' to jump into any thread that has the word ABS in it ... or worse, hijack someone elses thread.

Its obvious that its offended...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-04-2011, 06:53 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 27,796
Posted By - Mover -
'Trust my mechanic' ?? I was right there watching...

'Trust my mechanic' ?? I was right there watching what he did.



I'm not going to even bother with that statement.

No, I didn't want to spend time putting a hair dryer to the module.... or...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-03-2011, 08:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 27,796
Posted By - Mover -
Report ? What meter ? .... etc..etc This...

Report ? What meter ? .... etc..etc

This isn't rocket science.

It took the indy 2, maybe 3 minutes to pull the code on screen... no fancy report.

This was an intermittent problem. I wanted...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-03-2011, 03:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 27,796
Posted By - Mover -
Plural - 'more than one'. As per the title of the...

Plural - 'more than one'. As per the title of the thread, the ABS light and the DSC light.

And, to make it clear, it is most definitely fixed.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-03-2011, 02:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 27,796
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Sorry to hear of your misfortune. I didn't...

Sorry to hear of your misfortune.

I didn't have 3 warning lights.

The fact of the matter is that the problem I encountered is most definitey fixed.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-03-2011, 10:17 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 27,796
Posted By - Mover -
Of course I did ! I slipped him a 20 for his time...

Of course I did ! I slipped him a 20 for his time which wasn't very long.




Are you implying my volt meter isn't good ? Careful on that statement... I'm sure its a good one.

One thing you...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-03-2011, 07:22 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 27,796
Posted By - Mover -
I decided to go to a local indy who has...

I decided to go to a local indy who has diagnostic equipment that could read the ABS fault code instead of continuing to chase the intermittent problem.

I actually began to test the sensors...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-30-2011, 03:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 27,796
Posted By - Mover -
Reading ABS DSC fault codes

I've read a lot of ABS DSC threads on this board and others and have found some really good writeups on how to diagnose problems with the ABS/ASC-T system.

I, like others, have an intermittent...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-29-2011, 07:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,006
Posted By - Mover -
My valve cover was stuck on the head so bad that...

My valve cover was stuck on the head so bad that I though it would never come off !
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-28-2011, 04:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,486
Posted By - Mover -
Is there a writeup with pictures on the above...

Is there a writeup with pictures on the above somewhere ?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-23-2011, 12:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 342
Posted By - Mover -
Belt tensioner pulley between water pump & alternator

Does anyone know for sure what the inner diameter of the belt tensioner pulley between the water pump and alternator is ?

I was looking at Autopartswarehous?.com and noticed they have pulleys with...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-22-2011, 06:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 482
Posted By - Mover -
If you only do the resistor packs, make sure you...

If you only do the resistor packs, make sure you have some decent soldering skills. You don't want to go in a second time to repair it due to bad electrical connections.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-19-2011, 01:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 318
Posted By - Mover -
Alignment with M5 rims (style 65)

How many of you guys use different alignment specs when putting on different rims (ie. M5 rims)

Whats specs do you use and what suspension do you have ?
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