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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-11-2013, 10:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 690
Posted By stephenslyman
I tried all the things I was told but to no...

I tried all the things I was told but to no avail. fault codes still reading same and wont reset codes after "fixing" airbag sensor.
I guess im gonna have to get an electrical guy at a dealership to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-09-2013, 04:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 690
Posted By stephenslyman
Got a reply from the guy who i bought the bypass...

Got a reply from the guy who i bought the bypass module from:
"Hi,

is there any other faults like 93C9 - Fault in passenger-restraint system affecting airbag, belt tensioner or belt-force...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-08-2013, 01:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 690
Posted By stephenslyman
Thanks for the tip Ed, I tried it but didn't work

Thanks for the tip Ed, I tried it but didn't work
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-08-2013, 10:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 690
Posted By stephenslyman
mouldy!

mouldy!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-08-2013, 10:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 690
Posted By stephenslyman
Not a normal airbag light question

Ive just returned from a couple years away in Australia back to my e39. I need to get it through a roadworthy and that damn seat occupancy sensor is keeping my airbag light on.


I bought one of...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-09-2010, 09:10 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,200
Posted By stephenslyman
update: with the bad weather ireland has been...

update:
with the bad weather ireland has been hanving last 2/3 weeks the bmw has been parked up in the yard in work, havent had chance to bring to mechanic yet.

been driving a vw tiguan for last...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-11-2010, 09:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,200
Posted By stephenslyman
Will do Cn, I promise!

Will do Cn, I promise!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-11-2010, 08:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,200
Posted By stephenslyman
My guess would be there is a leak somewhere cos...

My guess would be there is a leak somewhere cos it took 2 litres of water. Im gonna drop it back to mechanic to look at the fan, fan is important and i dont wanna mess it up. and while im there, get...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-11-2010, 06:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,200
Posted By stephenslyman
sorry CN90, its a new model oct 2000 525i m tech ...

sorry CN90, its a new model oct 2000 525i m tech
145000 miles
VIN : Gr95069

Jim I really appreciate that, I went out to the car park on my lunch break and bled the system, topped it up and BAM...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-11-2010, 01:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,200
Posted By stephenslyman
Heater only works with high revs??

had a search online couldnt really find anything. one guy asked the same question but he didnt say how he fixed it.

Got the engine replaced 3000 miles ago. everything was fine until last week.
a)...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-22-2010, 01:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,668
Posted By stephenslyman
THanks Quakers, ill have a look as soon as she...

THanks Quakers, ill have a look as soon as she stops raining here. appreciate the help guys.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-21-2010, 08:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,668
Posted By stephenslyman
M54, same as was taken out

M54, same as was taken out
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-21-2010, 05:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,668
Posted By stephenslyman
yeah you make it sound so bad but basically utes...

yeah you make it sound so bad but basically utes here get cheaper tax. x5 tax would be €2000($2800au) EACH YEAR! and 1st registration you have to pay a once off VRT of 20% of vehicle value...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-21-2010, 03:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,668
Posted By stephenslyman
Gday piston! hope the weathers getting warmer...

Gday piston! hope the weathers getting warmer down there. I was in melbourne 2 months ago and was bloody cold!
Thanks for the help. But this new engine, wheres the code on the engine i got put in?...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-21-2010, 02:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,668
Posted By stephenslyman
where is engine number/code located?

Hi Guys havent been on for a while, been to Australia and had car lying up, engine problems last month and ended up getting the engine replaced.
Its running well, very happy. but i need to get the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-09-2009, 10:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 486
Posted By stephenslyman
looking at a coupe for a friend tommorow

what should i look for, iv got a e36 sedan myself, my friend is driving it but its condition is gotten pretty bad, rust, suspension, shocks, bushes, tie rods, engine trouble so im gonna help him out...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 02-24-2009, 02:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 611
Posted By stephenslyman
The L reg is gonna be gone soon my friend. Yes...

The L reg is gonna be gone soon my friend. Yes you must be old! haha
well this car is 1972 and man you wanna see the amount of history that comes with it. every penny ever spent is documented. Its...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-24-2009, 02:50 AM
Replies: 598
Views: 23,367
Posted By stephenslyman
Im in Ireland. Just turned 25years old. got it...

Im in Ireland.
Just turned 25years old. got it when i was 23. 525mtech.
insurance is €900 and its gone down to €615 for my renewal at the end of this month.
i spend about 50 euro...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 02-18-2009, 08:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 611
Posted By stephenslyman
Off topic, just bought AN MG!

Hi Hows it goin lads,
Just got a 72 mg bgt in dublin for €1500.

http://i10.ebayimg.com/08/i/001/33/40/9e6a_1.JPG

http://i2.ebayimg.com/02/i/001/33/40/9b11_1.JPG

Bought on ebay last night -...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-11-2009, 01:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,701
Posted By stephenslyman
hitting the rest button will cause the heat to...

hitting the rest button will cause the heat to blow until the engine is cool, allowing you to keep the cabin warm without running the engine.
possibly only works when the temp is below 50degrees
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-10-2009, 03:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 730
Posted By stephenslyman
OVERPAID?! heck he shoulda got laid too for that...

OVERPAID?! heck he shoulda got laid too for that price. Does the mechanic have a wash and Blow-dry policy?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-10-2009, 07:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,701
Posted By stephenslyman
mi amigo, tengo una de repuesto "UNIDAD DE...

mi amigo, tengo una de repuesto "UNIDAD DE CONTROL CLIMÁTICO". 100% perfectamente,
usted lo quieres? gratis!

you pay shipping from Irlanda, por supuesto!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-10-2009, 06:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 730
Posted By stephenslyman
new rad by the sounds of it., like skydryice...

new rad by the sounds of it.,
like skydryice says If its plastic, the rads gone. I'd get it fixed asap. i drove mine for 3 days after this happened and it made for very tense driving !

got mine...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-30-2009, 02:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 722
Posted By stephenslyman
i got mine reset by dealer, drove out the...

i got mine reset by dealer, drove out the dealership, the airbag light turned on again. they told me id have to wait 4 hours to get a tech to do it again. so i gave each individual working there the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 01-30-2009, 02:42 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,360
Posted By stephenslyman
my e36 has 272,000 miles. its only broke down...

my e36 has 272,000 miles. its only broke down once in the 6/7 years i have it. water pump failure(my fault i shoulda changed it)
Dont get me wrong, the suspension bushings have a habit of wearing...
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