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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-26-2014, 02:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 273
Posted By mark5
Thanx that's the one iam looking at . And my...

Thanx that's the one iam looking at . And my vanos still acts up, in the winter when idling on the driveway at start up it will dip to an almost stall.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-25-2014, 04:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 273
Posted By mark5
I need to buy a scanner. by the way my car has...

I need to buy a scanner. by the way my car has 94k on it. oh and I don't know if this matters I put a 1/2 tank of high test in 4 days ago . I have been burning regular for a while with gas prices and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-25-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 273
Posted By mark5
ses light on and camshaft position sensor , vanos fault codes

Hi all, had a problem w/ my 2000 528i w/ 5 speed stick . I was driving along on hghway turned on my a/c and the ses light came on . took it to the dealer and they pulled 2 fault codes : camshaft...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-02-2012, 04:06 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 11,519
Posted By mark5
On the rear window do you think the cover will go...

On the rear window do you think the cover will go on the same way on a 2000 528i e-39 or do I have to pull the glass
Forum: 5 Series DIY 05-24-2011, 03:11 PM
Replies: 352
Views: 294,763
Posted By mark5
Just did the front moldings/covers (did it dry no...

Just did the front moldings/covers (did it dry no soap ) easy as pie just use a shop vac and mineral spirits to clean channel and line up new molding ,I started at top rt corner and then went down...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-09-2009, 05:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 606
Posted By mark5
Well got the BBA module ,installed it all th...

Well got the BBA module ,installed it all th lights went out ,EXCEPT the DSC. I figured it just needed to be coded (the module) went to elsemere they coded it drove away about 50 ft from the shop the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-09-2009, 07:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 606
Posted By mark5
UPDATE: I found a place in ELSEMERE, DE.that will...

UPDATE: I found a place in ELSEMERE, DE.that will do it for $ 90.00 !!:rofl: :thumbup: $375.00 for rebuilt module from BBA w/ LIFETIME WARRANTY + $90.00 to code = $ 465.00

thanx for...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-09-2009, 05:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 606
Posted By mark5
BBA told me that my unit is unrepairable she...

BBA told me that my unit is unrepairable she claims they have a 90% success rate on being able to repair them., something about layers in the chip ,the unit they are sending me is a rebuilt off thier...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-08-2009, 11:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 606
Posted By mark5
Man ,I believe I LUCKED out. Check out this site...

Man ,I believe I LUCKED out. Check out this site ............ http://www.mobilediagnosticsgroup.com/ ...............I found a guy in jersey location that codes BMW ABS modules ,not many do. you have...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-08-2009, 09:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 606
Posted By mark5
HELP ABS mod cant be repaired (BBA)

Does anyone have any info on an ABS MODULE THAT CANT BE REPAIRED .They (BBA)have a replacement for 375.00 w/LIFETIME warranty. BUT WHERE DO YOU GET IT CODED? I live in WILMINGTON ,DE...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-13-2008, 05:17 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 19,920
Posted By mark5
[QUOTE=cpatstone;3462756]Mine was pretty tight. ...

[QUOTE=cpatstone;3462756]Mine was pretty tight. I managed to turn the nut another maybe 20 degrees tighter with my 10mm box end wrench, whereas some other grounds in the engine compartment were...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-13-2008, 05:15 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,899
Posted By mark5
Thumbs down No . gonna sit on it .was offered 9k .......dont...

No . gonna sit on it .was offered 9k .......dont care if that is a good offer , I paid 22,500 3 1/2 yrs ago ............NOT giving it AWAY !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-13-2008, 05:12 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,899
Posted By mark5
I wish

No luck checked this out ,everything is solid .. lately if I drive 500 ft and turn off the car ,jump back in and restart it the lts are on . it doesnt matter if i drive 500 ft or 5000 ft they come on...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-20-2008, 08:56 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,899
Posted By mark5
Rotf REACCURING

Rotf REACCURING
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-20-2008, 12:24 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,899
Posted By mark5
LOL ! Thanks!

LOL ! Thanks!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-19-2008, 05:09 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,899
Posted By mark5
Unhappy OH and by the way you guys were right on the...

OH and by the way you guys were right on the dealer thing so far one dealer offered 9,000 after coaxing and the 2nd offerd 8,000 BUT the reason they are so low is Iam buying a vehicle that is marked...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-19-2008, 05:00 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,899
Posted By mark5
Hey all went to the 2nd dealer today parked it...

Hey all went to the 2nd dealer today parked it and when I backed out to leave the lights came on it sat for 25 mins .........ODD!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-17-2008, 04:51 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,899
Posted By mark5
No the lights come on some times after driving 3...

No the lights come on some times after driving 3 mls somtimes 7 mls only thing that happens is I lose the ABS and DSC nothing else . I cant nail down whats triggering it . the dealer pulled codes...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-17-2008, 04:37 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,899
Posted By mark5
Iam going tomorrow to trade it in and I have...

Iam going tomorrow to trade it in and I have started doing my own repairs .....pads (axxsis) and rotors (centric) 220.00 for all , water in the headlight( free) ,battery(99.00),If the lights stay off...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-16-2008, 06:15 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,899
Posted By mark5
Are you saying that these modules can be beyond...

Are you saying that these modules can be beyond repair?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-16-2008, 04:36 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,899
Posted By mark5
I took it in last week they said it was the left...

I took it in last week they said it was the left front speed sensor ,to verify they cleaned and swapped the left sensor w/ the right one. p/u and drove for a week now lights came on 5 times now ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-14-2008, 12:58 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,899
Posted By mark5
thank you for being ambiable .

thank you for being ambiable .
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-14-2008, 12:52 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,899
Posted By mark5
FRUSTRATED ? Let me stop here. STAY TUNED I...

FRUSTRATED ? Let me stop here. STAY TUNED I WILL POST THE OUTCOME SOON. I HAVE A DEAL IN THE WORKS.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-14-2008, 12:44 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,899
Posted By mark5
Dude you are way off ! This car was dealer...

Dude you are way off ! This car was dealer maintained by the 1st owner .I had the records pulled when I bought it. It was well maintained ! It is the problematic trouble with BMWS .........the car...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-14-2008, 06:37 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,899
Posted By mark5
please delete

please delete
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