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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-23-2012, 07:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,896
Posted By Alpine
Repair is still working. The code reader I...

Repair is still working.
The code reader I bought is the Innova 3100 from Parts Source for $89.00 on sale. works like a charm.
The repair was pretty easy.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-17-2012, 10:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,896
Posted By Alpine
went and bought OEM. followed instructions...

went and bought OEM. followed instructions provided here and installed it. about to go for a test ride to see if the problem is fixed.

Thanks all for the help!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-11-2012, 09:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,896
Posted By Alpine
has anyone tried Vemo auto parts?

has anyone tried Vemo auto parts?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-11-2012, 08:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,896
Posted By Alpine
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-10-2012, 09:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,896
Posted By Alpine
okay - I am thinking that the part has to be the...

okay - I am thinking that the part has to be the intake pulse connector.

has anyone replaced this with a P0340 code and found that this did not fix the problem?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-10-2012, 08:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,002
Posted By Alpine
I have the saem code for a 2001 530. Did you...

I have the saem code for a 2001 530. Did you ever figure this out?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-10-2012, 08:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,896
Posted By Alpine
Camshaft position sensor parts

I have been looking online to try to find camshaft position sensor parts and see a variety of options:
Intake Pulse Generator #A 4015-151787 VEMO for $116.95
Pulse Generator Exhaust #A 4015-151788...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-10-2012, 05:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,896
Posted By Alpine
2001 E39 530i Sport - Check Engine Light P0340 Code?

I just bought a code sensor and plugged it into my 2001 530i. The code came up as P0340 Camshaft Position Sensor A Circuit (Bank 1 or Single Sensor).

Is this something a non-mechanic can fix and...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 02-27-2010, 01:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 751
Posted By Alpine
BUMP - I see a lot of WTB but no interest. ...

BUMP - I see a lot of WTB but no interest.

This car is immaculate
Forum: Cars - Private Party 02-16-2010, 07:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 751
Posted By Alpine
FS 2001 530i Sport 40,853 miles

Selling a Cosmos Black on Grey 2001 530i Sport / Premium with 40,853 miles. The car is immaculate - no dings (I park 4 blocks away from anything that might scratch the car) and very well maintained...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-13-2010, 07:54 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,329
Posted By Alpine
I agree - 2003 530i Sport Premium is the way to...

I agree - 2003 530i Sport Premium is the way to go. Awesome machine!
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-13-2010, 07:27 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 694
Posted By Alpine
4.4 2006 Suspension?

Is the suspension the same on a 2006 4.4 Sport and non-Sport? As near as I can tell if it is self leveling air suspension then it is the same. But the Sport came with 19" instead of 18". Can...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-12-2010, 05:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,640
Posted By Alpine
the 2006 sales brochure indicates that the Sport...

the 2006 sales brochure indicates that the Sport has a sport tuned suspension but does not indicate if that means that it has different springs.
Forum: Cars - Private Party 02-09-2010, 10:17 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 326
Posted By Alpine
WTB: 2006 X5 4.4 non-sport

Preferrably wiht a mfg warranty and premium and nav. Black would be preferrance
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-09-2010, 10:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,640
Posted By Alpine
Sport vs non-Sport

I have been looking to buy a 2006 4.4 X5 and feel that the non-sport has a smoother ride. Can anyone comment on whether this is simply due to the 19" tires as opposed to the 18"?

Also, anythign...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-06-2010, 09:10 AM
Replies: 221
Views: 73,475
Posted By Alpine
...not meaning to be rude - but.... You may...

...not meaning to be rude - but....

You may want to also go and get a mental health check while you are at it - come on - taking photo's of your mileage while driving at highway speeds. This is...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-31-2009, 06:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 747
Posted By Alpine
in canada go to KalTire for the best price best...

in canada go to KalTire for the best price best warranty on BMW batteries
Forum: Cars - Private Party 12-30-2009, 06:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 992
Posted By Alpine
brings back memories for sure as I owned a 1975...

brings back memories for sure as I owned a 1975 Celica GT back in the day....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-09-2009, 07:06 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,390
Posted By Alpine
Personally, I would suggest that you stop reading...

Personally, I would suggest that you stop reading perspectives from others and just go out and be thankful that you have a totally kick ass ride and that you can afford it. I would love to be able...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-12-2009, 08:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,113
Posted By Alpine
Absolutely! thanks Trying to get a read on how...

Absolutely! thanks
Trying to get a read on how folks like their X5's.
I know that people that have E39's love them but am new to the X5 world.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-09-2009, 09:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,113
Posted By Alpine
How do you like your 2006 X5 4.4? Is there much...

How do you like your 2006 X5 4.4? Is there much difference between it and the 2005? Would you buy another after now having one? Any things I should be sure to look for when inspecting the 2005 I...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 11-07-2009, 06:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 716
Posted By Alpine
your price seems to be way too high

your price seems to be way too high
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-06-2009, 07:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,113
Posted By Alpine
someone that has a 2005 X5 must have a point of...

someone that has a 2005 X5 must have a point of view on the vehicle.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-05-2009, 09:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,113
Posted By Alpine
Thinking about buying an '05 X5 4.4 Full Load

I have a 2001 E39 530i Sport and totally love it. As a result, I am thinking about buying a 2005 X5 4.4 sport with all opitions except a heated steering wheel.

It has 91K Km on it and the dealer...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-17-2009, 09:12 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 27,358
Posted By Alpine
I have only just installed mine and now have...

I have only just installed mine and now have about 500Km on them with new Michelin Pilot Sport A/S Plus tire and an alignment as well. I am very pleased with the result.
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