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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 08:28 PM
Replies: 468
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Posted By Albo
They must available somewhere. I found mine...

They must available somewhere. I found mine secondhand on ebay.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 08:22 PM
Replies: 468
Views: 54,289
Posted By Albo
I had difficulty getting the PWM controller to...

I had difficulty getting the PWM controller to work with the Zionsville supplied temperature switch, so I wired it up via a SPAL single-relay wiring kit. Fan currently turns on at 97 degrees.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 08:16 PM
Replies: 468
Views: 54,289
Posted By Albo
Engine fully reassembled and engine bay cleaned...

Engine fully reassembled and engine bay cleaned up. I finally installed my FCarbon Valve Cover fascias...looks spiffy!
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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-21-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 468
Views: 54,289
Posted By Albo
Started mounting the Auto Cool II PWM Fan...

Started mounting the Auto Cool II PWM Fan Controller... now to figure out which wires to tap in the ECU Box:
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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-20-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 186
Posted By Albo
No...you need a 74.1 Center Bore and an offset of...

No...you need a 74.1 Center Bore and an offset of 15-20mm.

the wheel specs you provided are likely for an E36,E46 or E90
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-18-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 468
Views: 54,289
Posted By Albo
Zionsville Cooling System in.... however found...

Zionsville Cooling System in.... however found that they new lower coolant hose leaks when I started filling the system.... :-( Will try to source a new one ASAP!
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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-18-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 2,249
Views: 249,005
Posted By Albo
https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-e0oe4LKpLfY/U8l...

https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-e0oe4LKpLfY/U8l8LlKctzI/AAAAAAAAM4c/Gpinu9qYSJM/w1563-h884-no/IMG_20140718_125713.jpg
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-16-2014, 03:41 PM
Replies: 468
Views: 54,289
Posted By Albo
PS Pump and Alternator reinstalled.... ...

PS Pump and Alternator reinstalled.... actually...this was before I reinstalled the Idler Pulley
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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-16-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 156
Posted By Albo
Not difficult at all.

Not difficult at all.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-15-2014, 11:05 PM
Replies: 468
Views: 54,289
Posted By Albo
Ok... Cooling system will be completed tomorrow...

Ok... Cooling system will be completed tomorrow AM. I'm setting goals and trying to hit them!

Sent from BimmerApp mobile app
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-15-2014, 11:01 PM
Replies: 468
Views: 54,289
Posted By Albo
When I fit the Catch Can, I'll probably leave...

When I fit the Catch Can, I'll probably leave the CCV in place.

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-15-2014, 10:59 PM
Replies: 468
Views: 54,289
Posted By Albo
I actually will be doing that at some point. I...

I actually will be doing that at some point. I have a catch can as well, but didn't have the necessary ancillary fittings. So I decided to install the CCV that I have bought many moons ago for the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-15-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 468
Views: 54,289
Posted By Albo
No pictures, but I also cleaned the Idle Control...

No pictures, but I also cleaned the Idle Control Valve while I was in there.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-15-2014, 06:20 PM
Replies: 468
Views: 54,289
Posted By Albo
This girls needs a cleaning!!!!

This girls needs a cleaning!!!!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-15-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 468
Views: 54,289
Posted By Albo
The old girl partially reassembled with an EMP...

The old girl partially reassembled with an EMP Stewart Waterpump, ECS Tuning WP Pulley and new Wahler Thermostat.
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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-15-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 468
Views: 54,289
Posted By Albo
New CCV installed. Much easier with the OFH and...

New CCV installed. Much easier with the OFH and Alternator out of the way:

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-gu-8CCUn93o/U8W2m1vKR1I/AAAAAAAAM2U/xf0Q39udR7I/w1563-h884-no/IMG_20140715_161728.jpg
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-15-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 468
Views: 54,289
Posted By Albo
New Plugs and Vanos rebuilt: ...

New Plugs and Vanos rebuilt:

https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-GABNfYCCVxU/U8W2gY57U3I/AAAAAAAAM18/Hw7K9YrL2GE/w1563-h884-no/IMG_20140715_161711.jpg
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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-15-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 468
Views: 54,289
Posted By Albo
https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-FUFlZRX9gYI/U8S...

https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-FUFlZRX9gYI/U8SspK9VifI/AAAAAAAAM04/V7-JRu6NDXw/w500-h884-no/IMG_20140714_212251.jpg
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-15-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 468
Views: 54,289
Posted By Albo
Vanos removed for seal replacement.... ...

Vanos removed for seal replacement....

https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-Tn3pf2slYwA/U8Ssjs0Bz9I/AAAAAAAAM0c/DVm-3mvVjM4/w1563-h884-no/IMG_20140714_212228.jpg
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-15-2014, 07:27 AM
Replies: 468
Views: 54,289
Posted By Albo
Eww... Gross! ...

Eww... Gross!

https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-x4Oz-eiCc9I/U8Sfn9h2aUI/AAAAAAAAM0I/fqXQWt5-zIE/w1563-h884-no/IMG_20140714_202717.jpg
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-14-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 267
Posted By Albo
Did your discern from where the oil is leaking,...

Did your discern from where the oil is leaking, per chance? Seems like an important point.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-09-2014, 05:25 PM
Replies: 468
Views: 54,289
Posted By Albo
Vanos tomorrow!

Vanos tomorrow!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-09-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 468
Views: 54,289
Posted By Albo
Since the Valve cover was off...I thought it the...

Since the Valve cover was off...I thought it the perfect time to replace both Pre-Cat Oxygen sensors.

See Bank 1 (Bank 2 Sensor was even darker than this):
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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-09-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 468
Views: 54,289
Posted By Albo
Thanks for the compliment. I'll take some new...

Thanks for the compliment. I'll take some new pictures of the car reassembled soon.


Waterpump, Thermostat and Valve cover removed. Not a very difficult job, though I did find that the Valve...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-08-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 468
Views: 54,289
Posted By Albo
OFH nearly ready for installation... but first...

OFH nearly ready for installation... but first continue with disassembly to rebuild VANOS, new VCG, Sparkplugs, Thermostat/WP, Oil Catch can to replace CCV and install Zionsville Radiator...
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