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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-25-2015, 07:26 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 9,272
Posted By josemedeiros007
Before you replace your Valve seals, have you...

Before you replace your Valve seals, have you replaced your CCV first? Also try ATP AT-205 Re-Seal Additive AT205, http://www.summitracing.com/parts/atp-at205

This video may also be helpful....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-24-2015, 07:41 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 38,153
Posted By josemedeiros007
I am not sure if you read this entire forum, but...

I am not sure if you read this entire forum, but BMW did switch to a Ultrasound interior sensor in 1999 which should be more reliable the the RF / Microwave sensor in the 1998 / 1997 E39 models. My...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-20-2015, 07:43 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,498
Posted By josemedeiros007
Now that's funny, my neighbors are just about the...

Now that's funny, my neighbors are just about the same. I have to admit that BMW alarms are not my favorite. The Microwave RF interior sensor seems to be going off for no reason on my 1998 BMW E39. ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-17-2015, 05:27 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 106,538
Posted By josemedeiros007
BlueBee, I have read really good reviews on the...

BlueBee, I have read really good reviews on the Noco Genius Boost, although a little pricy at $99.00. Noco Genius Charges also have a desulphator / desulfator for extending the life of a battery....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-12-2015, 07:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,251
Posted By josemedeiros007
I realize that this an old thread, but I found...

I realize that this an old thread, but I found another thread that is also related. Did you find your issue with your sensor or alarm?
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-12-2015, 05:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,047
Posted By josemedeiros007
Good thread, my 1998 E39 528i is also having...

Good thread, my 1998 E39 528i is also having issue's with the alarm, and I have been disabling the interior's Motion sensor by pressing the lock car door button twice on the alarm remote. A few...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-03-2015, 09:40 PM
Replies: 214
Views: 59,232
Posted By josemedeiros007
BlueBee, where you able to find a Bosch Pulley...

BlueBee, where you able to find a Bosch Pulley for your E39? I bought mine from FCP Euro, $35.99.
https://www.fcpeuro.com/products/bmw-alternator-pulley-e36-12311432988

ECS has it for $29.99...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-19-2015, 10:47 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,916
Posted By josemedeiros007
I found another forum that states that you can...

I found another forum that states that you can use a newer Road Runner beep type siren if you have the older Wolfe whistle chirp siren.
P/N 65 75 8 368 267 Old-style "wolf whistle chirp" siren...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-19-2015, 09:43 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,498
Posted By josemedeiros007
Daniel, I have the same issue with my 1998 E39...

Daniel, I have the same issue with my 1998 E39 Alarm after removing my Interstate car battery to charge it for three days on my 1 amp trickle charger. How did you resolve your issue?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-19-2015, 08:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,498
Posted By josemedeiros007
Thank you for your reply and the help. After I...

Thank you for your reply and the help. After I posted my Alarm siren sounding issue, at 4.00 pm I again removed the battery cables to the car battery for two hours, and connected the positive cable...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-18-2015, 01:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,498
Posted By josemedeiros007
After removing my battery for three days to...

After removing my battery for three days to trickle charge it on my 1 amp Schumacher charger, my 1998 E39 BMW Alarm is now going off after disarming the alarm using either the key, or remote for one...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-14-2015, 05:45 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 106,538
Posted By josemedeiros007
Does anyone know if the E39 Instrument Cluster...

Does anyone know if the E39 Instrument Cluster Unlock feature also works on a 1998 E39 528i to verify car voltage level ?
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-14-2015, 05:36 AM
Replies: 214
Views: 59,232
Posted By josemedeiros007
Do you know if this Instrument Cluster Unlock...

Do you know if this Instrument Cluster Unlock will work on a 1998 BMW 528i?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-11-2015, 05:40 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 22,843
Posted By josemedeiros007
Bluebee did you resolve your issue and find the...

Bluebee did you resolve your issue and find the source of your parasitic draw, I wasn't clear after glancing over this thread? My 2 year old 1998 528's Interstate battery would not start the my car...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-08-2015, 12:25 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,279
Posted By josemedeiros007
Good post! I sold Speed parts in the 1980's at...

Good post! I sold Speed parts in the 1980's at Supershops Automotive Performance centers and at the Speed Merchant in San Jose, Calif, car manufactures five recommendations on engine oil to use on a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-02-2014, 05:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 662
Posted By josemedeiros007
You can run your engine with out the MAF...

You can run your engine with out the MAF connected, but it will have poor idle and loss of power. CRC makes a special cleaner, clear the codes and see if it comes back. Have you checked yet to see if...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-02-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 18,647
Posted By josemedeiros007
Using a lower viscosity, thinner oil should lower...

Using a lower viscosity, thinner oil should lower your oil pressure. Why are you using a 20w50w engine oil, do you have a 150,000 mile plus engine that is burning oil? I hope you use Synthetic oil...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-02-2014, 01:39 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 106,722
Posted By josemedeiros007
Just found this tip in a Google search, thank you...

Just found this tip in a Google search, thank you for posting it CN90. What if the CCV unit is plugged but the diaphram is not torn, would this still inflate the balloon? Could you use B12 Chemtool...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-02-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 192,260
Posted By josemedeiros007
I just found this CCV replacement DIY in a Google...

I just found this CCV replacement DIY in a Google search. Again an excellent DIY by CN90 and Bluebee. On BMW's that do not have Vacuum leaks due to aging hoses, could the sludge created by moisture...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-02-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 662
Posted By josemedeiros007
I agree with ED, if your fuel pressure is correct...

I agree with ED, if your fuel pressure is correct and it' not your fuel pump, then the crankshaft position sensor should give you a check engine light code and may be the cuplrit. I am not sure if a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-23-2014, 04:14 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 138,105
Posted By josemedeiros007
What did you end up doing on your fuse block, if...

What did you end up doing on your fuse block, if it were me, I would disconnect all the fuses, and terminals, clean them and the posts with a fine brass wire wheel on a Dremel tool, or cordless...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-23-2014, 04:01 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 48,766
Posted By josemedeiros007
I would check with BMW to make sure you put in...

I would check with BMW to make sure you put in the right fluid if it is a GM model transmission you should using Dexron 4 for an E39 not Dexron 6 which is used in newer BMW's and is too thin of...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-19-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 106,538
Posted By josemedeiros007
I went through three Autozone Alternators before...

I went through three Autozone Alternators before I found one that put out 14.1 volts on a full load with the headlights on, rear window defroster, and heater fan blowing on full. The other two...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-18-2014, 07:09 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 106,538
Posted By josemedeiros007
Did you use a new Alternator, or a rebuilt one? I...

Did you use a new Alternator, or a rebuilt one? I have a feeling you have a bad voltage regulator, that should have been replaced when it was rebuilt. Where are you testing the voltage at? Did you...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-20-2014, 09:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,383
Posted By josemedeiros007
I completely forgot about the Planet BMW website...

I completely forgot about the Planet BMW website thank you for your response and URL, but in trying to use the online Wiring Guide, I get the following Java Security error in Windows 7 and I have the...
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