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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 11-15-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 444
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Hey, anyone, ? crankshaft pulley...

:smokin:


Hey, anyone, ? crankshaft pulley bolt (a.k.a. Jesus bolt), torque spec?

Any other part scenarios I need to replace the timing chain guides etc?

I think i got the list:

chain...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 11-12-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 444
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Yeah, I plan to drive like granpa...

:smokin:

Yeah, I plan to drive like granpa once I put the oil pan back on, until I can do the teardown and replacement. I ordered all three guides and the gaskets for valve covers, timing covers, ...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 11-11-2014, 12:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 340
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Howdy from Texas, young sir! Even...

:smokin:

Howdy from Texas, young sir! Even though you have taken the precautionary precaution to eliminate EXCESS oil content in the crankcase (via the sucking of .5 litre of oil out of dipstick...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 11-10-2014, 10:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 444
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: compound commonly known as "down...

:smokin:

compound commonly known as "down there" (female reproductive area!) :freakdance:

hahahhahahahhahha

take care!

cpnwrench
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 11-10-2014, 10:03 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 444
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Yeah, kinda figured that. I am...

:smokin:

Yeah, kinda figured that. I am going to fix situation. it is just a matter of logistics at this point. good thing for balmy weather here in West Texas!

May have to drive a bit to get...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 11-10-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 444
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: BTW, That's me an G.I. Joe on...

:smokin:

BTW, That's me an G.I. Joe on safari in Suburban USA! :rofl:


Cheers!

cpnwrench

:smokin:
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 11-10-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 444
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Hey everyone....88k on the car and...

:smokin:

Hey everyone....88k on the car and yep, parts in the oil pan......:mad: *uc$ n A!

vented hard at the freakin Previous Owner..... damn.

this is all I found. so it has not totally...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 11-08-2014, 09:09 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 444
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Roger that sir. first step is the...

:smokin:

Roger that sir. first step is the oil pan check. then I will go from there, probably the tensioner, but whilst I am in there I am gonna really scrutinize everything.....

we will see...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 11-08-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 444
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: no power loss at all, runs REAL...

:smokin:

no power loss at all, runs REAL strong.

acceleration is great, which is why I am scratchin my head.

cpnwrench

:smokin:
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 11-08-2014, 08:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 444
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Hey Tomloans, the car runs...

:smokin:

Hey Tomloans, the car runs fabulous, morning startup has a touch of rattling, but not so bad that it sounds like rocks in a can. after a minute or two it settles down (oil getting back up...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 11-08-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 444
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: I guess the dumb question would be,...

:smokin:

I guess the dumb question would be, "if both cam sensors were bad, wouldn't I get both p0011 and p0021 codes?"

As it stands, when I swap the sensors, all I get is the p0011 code. (...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 11-08-2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 957
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Well sir, I will comment, I think...

:smokin:

Well sir, I will comment, I think your products look FANTASTIC!!!!! I will certainly mark and remember your page when I need the kit, currently mine is holding up well! But you never...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 11-08-2014, 07:30 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 444
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Hey robeo60, Thanks for the...

:smokin:

Hey robeo60,

Thanks for the reply, yes I did swap the Cam sensors. no change... and yes I did clear codes with the OBDII scanner, but I also did the hard reset with the terminals also....
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 11-08-2014, 03:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 444
Posted By cpnwrench
740iL Cam sensors

:smokin:

Ok, I know some folks have posted similar events with regard to the dreaded "P0011" code :drive:,
so I wanted to ask a question or two .

Background: I recently acquired a nice 740iL...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-10-2014, 02:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 203
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Einstein, NFW (No F#*@ning Way!),...

:smokin:

Einstein, NFW (No F#*@ning Way!), a whole regulator for a 20cent (ok $2.25 after markup) bushing?

WOW, somebody knows the meaning of sole source obsolessence!!!!!:mad::cry:

and no,...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-10-2014, 05:45 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 751
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Rear window problem...... see my...

:smokin:

Rear window problem...... see my just posted thread.

there are actually Three sliders two square ones for the glass which connect to the upper "X" arms and the round slider which is...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-10-2014, 05:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 203
Posted By cpnwrench
Window Regulator Center slide bushing

:smokin:

So, window regulator problems, rear window 525i.

see attached/inserted photo. anyone know where i can get the "round" slider bushing?

i ordered 8 of the "typical" square ones, the...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-05-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 415
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Louis, Do you still have the...

:smokin:

Louis,

Do you still have the car?

If so reply here and then I will email you at your Gmail adx to get pics an stuff ya?


Cheers! :drink:
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-05-2014, 12:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 285
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: After owning two 92 525's I can...

:smokin:

After owning two 92 525's I can say without a doubt, white lithium grease is perfect for the actuator area( the "x" cross area where the arms intersect) as well as the teeth on the...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-05-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 506
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Hey TYlincoln, here is what you...

:smokin:

Hey TYlincoln, here is what you have to do.....get your wiring diagram out from the Bentley manual or if possible get the supplemental Bentley for the car you have, and CAREFULLY go...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-04-2014, 07:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 304
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Yeah I know, I had it off today I...

:smokin:

Yeah I know, I had it off today I had to replace the roll-pin for the armrest which had worked its way out, that is when I noticed the adjustment function. I think I am gonna yank the...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-04-2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 304
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: So, you got the dried out cracked...

:smokin:

So, you got the dried out cracked seat blues........ Zombiehunter has the right info!! seats are easy to take out and you have to take the time to work the conditioner and moisturizer...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-13-2014, 05:33 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 204
Posted By cpnwrench
Found my PASSWORD!

:dunno::dunno:

So, for a couple weeks now I had emailed the moderator (using this site engines to accomplish), to attempt to recover my password for this site.

as I had logged out and not used...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 07-13-2014, 03:11 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,297
Posted By cpnwrench
need the pass tail light, still have it? ...

need the pass tail light, still have it?



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Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-09-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 342
Posted By cpnwrench
:smokin: Howdy, Might be worth checking...

:smokin:

Howdy, Might be worth checking FCPEuro.com for suspension kits.

I found one for mine for $700.00 and it contains all the underside bushings, arms, rods, etc.

I have ordered one and...
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