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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-09-2015, 08:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 424
Posted By kofibmw
Smile :thumbup:thanks guys the cleaning today was a...

:thumbup:thanks guys the cleaning today was a success the idle moves freely after cleaning it with WD40:) instead of (UB40) and the engine responses is good and improving, thanks to you all :thumbup:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-08-2015, 02:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 424
Posted By kofibmw
:dunno:i've already stick screw driver inside...

:dunno:i've already stick screw driver inside thus it mean its damage?, and i've used UB40 to clean it but it will still not move. can it be dismantle for repairs?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-07-2015, 12:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 424
Posted By kofibmw
Bad ICV

i've acceleration problems and checked the forum i found many thread on that and one said the ICV plays a major part in that and true to the word my was very bad it not move and it making some noise...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-08-2014, 11:08 AM
Replies: 544
Views: 73,663
Posted By kofibmw
:thumbup::thumbup::thumbup: i agree with you this...

:thumbup::thumbup::thumbup: i agree with you this guy is a real tatent.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-08-2014, 05:55 AM
Replies: 2,826
Views: 317,046
Posted By kofibmw
Thumbs up :thumbup::thumbup::thumbup::thumbup::thumbup::thum...

:thumbup::thumbup::thumbup::thumbup::thumbup::thumbup::thumbup::thumbup::thumbup::thumbup::thumbup: goooooooood job i am love with your machine. keep it up man
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-27-2014, 02:08 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 191
Posted By kofibmw
fuel gauge failure

hi guys, i need help on this one, after changing my fuel pump the gauge doesn't work well any help?:dunno: thanx.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-11-2013, 01:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,530
Posted By kofibmw
so what was solutions to your problems. will like...

so what was solutions to your problems. will like to know. thanks
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-16-2013, 02:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 424
Posted By kofibmw
symptons of a bad torque converter

hi guys, what are the symptons of a bad torque converter?, am suspecting mine may be getting bad, with the high RPM to get the desired acceleration. :dunno:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-19-2013, 02:12 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 283
Posted By kofibmw
see if these colors march with your own ...

see if these colors march with your own
1.Black/Green----- pin 3 on fan connector
2.Black/Brown ---- pin 2 on fan connector
3.Black ----------- pin 4 on fan connector
4.Brown ----------- pin 1...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-31-2013, 09:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 457
Posted By kofibmw
:thumbup: that's OK by me A 205/60-16 will do...

:thumbup: that's OK by me A 205/60-16 will do thanks very much.
all the best
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-31-2013, 06:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 457
Posted By kofibmw
thanx i understand what you saying

thanx i understand what you saying
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-31-2013, 06:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 457
Posted By kofibmw
as DNBIGDOG said if you use a low profile tire...

as DNBIGDOG said if you use a low profile tire soon you will send your rim for repairs and in this part of the world alot of potholes are found here so I will like to rise my tire profile a bit to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-30-2013, 09:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 457
Posted By kofibmw
thanks for schooling me on this subject, am now...

thanks for schooling me on this subject, am now using what BMW recommended 225-55-16 am thinking of rising it abit to 235-60/65-16 only if there are such tires around, thus why i asked if it will...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-30-2013, 02:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 457
Posted By kofibmw
tire profile

hi guys, I will like to ask if the tire profile affect performance?, if yes what are the best ones you can recommend. thanx
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-21-2013, 02:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 279
Posted By kofibmw
Thumbs up Bimmerfest forums is the best

hello to all, why am l saying Bimmerfest forums is the best? b'cos all the infos we need we get. I will like to thank you guys all forum members for a wonderful work and infos you giving out for...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-17-2012, 10:07 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 32,186
Posted By kofibmw
I believe you have to look out for cracks on...

I believe you have to look out for cracks on valve cover itself, there may be hidden. i just went through that I first changed the gasket and still the problem was there, we found that there were...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-24-2012, 02:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 746
Posted By kofibmw
:thumbdwn:insulting him is not what this forums...

:thumbdwn:insulting him is not what this forums is about, is about solutions and improving our lovin wifes E39, so insults are not the best.:dunno:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-25-2012, 09:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,524
Posted By kofibmw
yes its true you don't need to go through that,...

yes its true you don't need to go through that, just change this IC BTS426L1. is it both light(Left n RIGHT) that ON or only one?. b'cos there are TWO of the ICs you need to change.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-25-2012, 06:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,059
Posted By kofibmw
i've gone through site in search for how best to...

i've gone through site in search for how best to collect my engine swapped done on my e39. and another question comes to mind, is it possible to swap to a newer engine?
this is what i found, someone...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-18-2012, 02:05 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,680
Posted By kofibmw
yes this is the test i took it through status...

yes this is the test i took it through status 1.loss of engine power, 2. suspension both front & rear are bad, 3. electrical 50% etc etc.. so test 1. to climb a hill although there was alot of smoke...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-17-2012, 02:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,680
Posted By kofibmw
hello guys, the question i posted was : E39 have...

hello guys, the question i posted was : E39 have a lot of issues too many its reliable? thanks to all of you for your answers but most of you missed the point, so I took mine for a little test to see...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-24-2012, 03:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,680
Posted By kofibmw
Lightbulb E39 have a lot of issues too many its reliable?

I pick up a E39 540i turn into 520i not less 6 months ago and i've dealt with issues issues and still some more i have to deal with. my question is, is this car reliable? i thought its robust and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-13-2012, 01:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 735
Posted By kofibmw
yes i do the ABS lite is on, but the engine...

yes i do the ABS lite is on, but the engine startup and moves fine. by the way there was an engine swap from V8 to L6 together with EMU(engine management unit) and wires too i've tries to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-12-2012, 01:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 735
Posted By kofibmw
Angry no speedometer, no engine speed, no fuel consumption

hi everyone, I've still not found a solution to my problem and i tried following this site http://www.justanswer.com/bmw/3adzf-bmw-e39-no-speedometer-abs-module-speed-sensor-ok.html but they couldn't...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-11-2012, 12:16 PM
Replies: 544
Views: 73,663
Posted By kofibmw
gooooooooood work done how i wish to get mine to...

gooooooooood work done how i wish to get mine to this status
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