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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-24-2013, 12:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,106
Posted By CurtSmall
I am having the exact same issue with my 2000...

I am having the exact same issue with my 2000 528. 2 weeks ago the temp gauge pegged in a matter of 30 seconds while city driving in cold weather. I assumed the Tstat that I installed a month ago...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-08-2013, 05:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 768
Posted By CurtSmall
Wow what a project! For those misfortunate souls...

Wow what a project! For those misfortunate souls that need to replace their KS, I have bad news. You have to remove the intake to access them. With some difficulty, you will be able to get to the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-24-2013, 12:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 768
Posted By CurtSmall
Ok... so the only DIY for the knock sensors says...

Ok... so the only DIY for the knock sensors says remove PS reservoir and oil filter cap.. that's it. After removing those items, I still cant even see the knock sensors. If anyone has ever...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-23-2013, 05:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 768
Posted By CurtSmall
missing knock sensor

Greetings from the Black Hills. I have newly aquired a 2000 528i sport with the I6. I have been replacing sensors, and I'm down to the knock sensors. I went to install the new sensors, and I found...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 12-19-2012, 03:54 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,423
Posted By CurtSmall
I haven't had this issue with my BMWs, but I had...

I haven't had this issue with my BMWs, but I had the exact same symptoms on a 93 Range Rover I used to drive. In my case, it was the main bearings on the crank. When the oil was cold, the oil...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-18-2012, 09:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 320
Posted By CurtSmall
yikes! I would identify them as Important. I...

yikes! I would identify them as Important. I looked thru all of realoem's diagrams and did not see them anywhere. Hang in there tho... I'm sure there are hundreds of guys on here who can tell you...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-17-2012, 06:10 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,471
Posted By CurtSmall
wow... that was an intense thread to read, but...

wow... that was an intense thread to read, but thanks to Solo12 for the beta. I had been wondering why my 528i had lower suspension and a steering wheel with an M logo. I now know this car has the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-16-2012, 12:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 355
Posted By CurtSmall
thank you. I did not have the AFM boot in the...

thank you. I did not have the AFM boot in the trunk with the rest of the parts. I assumed it was a tube with no additional inlets. It all makes sense now.
Thanks again.
Curt
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-15-2012, 09:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 355
Posted By CurtSmall
Thanks Ed. I see now that I missed the inner...

Thanks Ed. I see now that I missed the inner fender inlet for the CAI. That rubber gromet... Im assuming... slips into that inlet. I've just discovered that the box giving me grief is called the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-15-2012, 12:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 355
Posted By CurtSmall
stock intake muffler image?

My newly aquired 2000 528i currently has a cold air intake installed that I want to remove. I found the original muffler system in the trunk. I think all the pieces are there, but i cant seem to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-06-2012, 05:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 776
Posted By CurtSmall
flashing a new ABS maodule

I have recently purchased a '00 528i that has a few issues. One of them I believe is the ABS control module. I just recieved a new BOSCH module from BMA..$404 if anyone is shopping. I have been...
Forum: New Member Introductions 12-06-2012, 01:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 219
Posted By CurtSmall
btw... I did search this forum for information on...

btw... I did search this forum for information on my question, and while I found many threads relating to the ABS module, I was unable to locate a discussion on the "flashing" topic...
Forum: New Member Introductions 12-06-2012, 01:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 219
Posted By CurtSmall
flashing my new ABS module?

Hello to all and thanks for having this useful site!

I have recently purchased a '00 528i that has a few issues. One of them I believe is the ABS control module. I just recieved a new BOSCH...
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