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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-17-2014, 03:17 PM
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Posted By 4given
Part # help and other ?'s

I have a 1999 BMW 540i with the 5hp24 transmission. I need part numbers for the lines that go from the transmission to the cooler. Is this an easy job? I thought about just changing the O-rings...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-17-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 180
Posted By 4given
Thanks for the input. But it's not shaking...

Thanks for the input. But it's not shaking because of a wheel or bearings, it's because of the Traction control kicking on and off.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-17-2014, 02:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 180
Posted By 4given
Help! TC light at high speeds

I was messing around on the way to work and I hit 110mph and I let off the gas and my traction control light came on and the car started shaking. It stopped when I slowed down to about 90. I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-05-2014, 07:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 414
Posted By 4given
Yeah, I broke the first puller. My wife went and...

Yeah, I broke the first puller. My wife went and grabbed another one and I ended up getting it out. The axle was mushroomed a little bit but I used a grinder and filed it down to where it was flush...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-05-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 414
Posted By 4given
Yeah, I used the puller and I used a slide hammer...

Yeah, I used the puller and I used a slide hammer to try and pull the wheel hub off. Nothing seems strong enough.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-05-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 414
Posted By 4given
For the life of me I can't get the axle to back...

For the life of me I can't get the axle to back out of the carrier on the drivers side. I think I'll need a new axle too because I've hit it too much with a hammer and now the nut won't fit anymore.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-31-2014, 10:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 414
Posted By 4given
Good! Thanks for everyones help!

Good! Thanks for everyones help!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-31-2014, 10:18 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 414
Posted By 4given
Ive read that I'll need a special tool for the...

Ive read that I'll need a special tool for the drivers side, is this correct?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-31-2014, 08:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 414
Posted By 4given
Thanks, you guys are awesome.

Thanks, you guys are awesome.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-31-2014, 08:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 414
Posted By 4given
advice for rear wheel bearings

I have a 99' 540iA with the sport package and I'm starting to get a humming sound from the rear end and it gets louder the faster I go. I'm getting all the tools together to start this project but...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-25-2013, 03:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 184
Posted By 4given
Yeah, I might just buy the whole kit from ECS. ...

Yeah, I might just buy the whole kit from ECS. Has anyone tried their kit?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-25-2013, 01:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 184
Posted By 4given
M62 1-4 cylinders? Passenger side?

Im trying to order a valve cover gasket but it says for cylinders 1-4. I need one for the passenger side. I would do both sides but I just spent a ton of money replacing my alternator and thats...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-31-2013, 02:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 239
Posted By 4given
Still making that humming noise. But I haven't...

Still making that humming noise. But I haven't tried using it until today and it make a weird electrical smell. I saw the aux fan spinning. It's starting to confuse me, doesn't a bad compressor...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-28-2013, 08:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 655
Posted By 4given
Nice! Thanks bluebee!!

Nice! Thanks bluebee!!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-28-2013, 07:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 655
Posted By 4given
Yeah, that's what I was thinking too. Might just...

Yeah, that's what I was thinking too. Might just go ahead and get the one from Bavauto.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-28-2013, 04:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 655
Posted By 4given
eBay window regulator?

Looking to buy a window regulator for my drivers side front door. Anyone have any good experiences with eBay regulators?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-28-2013, 03:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 371
Posted By 4given
As far as removing the fan, I just unscrewed the...

As far as removing the fan, I just unscrewed the fan off of the fan clutch. On the backside of the fan itself you'll see 3-8mm screws that hold the fan to the fan clutch.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-26-2013, 05:16 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,099
Posted By 4given
I have a 99' and it was 150amp. Not sure about...

I have a 99' and it was 150amp. Not sure about 01'.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-26-2013, 04:28 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,099
Posted By 4given
Should be fine. Try to keep everything...

Should be fine. Try to keep everything electronic off.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-26-2013, 09:48 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,099
Posted By 4given
Sounds like alternator to me also. Search for a...

Sounds like alternator to me also. Search for a local starter/alternator shop and see if they could rebuild yours. I had mine rebuilt and it cost me $127. It's easy to take out and put back in. ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-23-2013, 04:28 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 239
Posted By 4given
A/C compressor? 99' 540i

I turned my A/C on for the first time yesterday and my car almost stalled out. So I popped the hood to see if anything was wrong and I heard a loud humming/vibration coming from the compressor. I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-17-2013, 09:12 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,376
Posted By 4given
Good job! I'm hoping to do all that stuff soon...

Good job! I'm hoping to do all that stuff soon too. I'm still weary about doing the vanos seals though.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-17-2013, 09:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 459
Posted By 4given
I've always liked Focal for sound quality.

I've always liked Focal for sound quality.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-06-2013, 10:53 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,943
Posted By 4given
Carlisle PA. here! I'll help with whatever.

Carlisle PA. here! I'll help with whatever.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-03-2013, 08:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 368
Posted By 4given
The dextron IV will work just fine.

The dextron IV will work just fine.
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