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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-12-2013, 09:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 419
Posted By lild
a maf going bad can cause the hard shift. it may...

a maf going bad can cause the hard shift. it may appear to be good, but you may want to have it checked out. and the car will raise the idle for the compensation of a/c when it's on.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-05-2013, 10:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 223
Posted By lild
if it smells like coolant, then you need a heater...

if it smells like coolant, then you need a heater core. and one quickly before the car over heats.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-05-2013, 08:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 730
Posted By lild
try giving it an oil change, maybe change the...

try giving it an oil change, maybe change the plugs around as well, maybe a bad plug, and you don't notice it.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-05-2013, 08:10 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 790
Posted By lild
it could be the fact you took the cats off and...

it could be the fact you took the cats off and the performace headers, maybe once the car gets out of the cold loop, after warm up, the computer cant see certain things, like the o2 sesors that r...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-05-2013, 07:52 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,101
Posted By lild
good post, this reminded of a fester a while back...

good post, this reminded of a fester a while back found all the grounds on the car, engine wise, cleaned and tighten them, few were lose, and it fixed some similar problems as yours.
still get the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-05-2013, 07:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 391
Posted By lild
there's not a whole lot to do other then adding...

there's not a whole lot to do other then adding some foam to raise the corners. as you can see it fits in the center, hangs on the corners. either adjust, (cut, shave, modify the factory foam pad in...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-05-2013, 07:43 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,101
Posted By lild
the fsu is a what I would normally tell you to...

the fsu is a what I would normally tell you to check, as when they go bad they'll drain the battery. but how ever, this doesnt' seem to be the issue. if you can get it jumped, the first thing I would...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-05-2013, 07:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 628
Posted By lild
i have heard in the past, that aftermarket...

i have heard in the past, that aftermarket sensors were bad out of the box. I know when I ordered mine, from the dealer it came in a special bag to keep for being static shocked, I think. it's been a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-15-2013, 06:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 458
Posted By lild
check the coolant level.

check the coolant level.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-12-2013, 07:08 PM
Replies: 4
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Posted By lild
if you have a k&n air filter, it could be the oil...

if you have a k&n air filter, it could be the oil off that.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-28-2013, 09:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 591
Posted By lild
I was goning to tell the op that your cheap...

I was goning to tell the op that your cheap scanner will show pd codes, which stands for pending.
and bluebee, in nc, they tax us on our cars every year, and if you live in a city, you get county...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-28-2013, 09:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 718
Posted By lild
not true. I had a 98 with a set I got off...

not true. I had a 98 with a set I got off fleebay, with the ccfl halo's, they are very bright, and you can get a hid kit to add on, and right now brighter then what you have. and the factory ones...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-28-2013, 09:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 651
Posted By lild
i'm not a fan of that. I prefer smoked better....

i'm not a fan of that. I prefer smoked better. but I belive you need a strip of the white to be visible for backing up.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-28-2013, 09:17 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 718
Posted By lild
a body shop can use a more aggressive sand paper....

a body shop can use a more aggressive sand paper. and you can always buy a newer style of lights off fleebay for around 150 or so.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-28-2013, 09:14 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 718
Posted By lild
no, fog lights won't fail you. and don't worry...

no, fog lights won't fail you. and don't worry about the headlights. as long as you don't have a check engine light on you should be fine. and fog lights are optional. if they fail you for the head...
Forum: General BMW 03-03-2013, 06:58 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 216
Posted By lild
production dates

i have a friend who has a 99 328i, we may need to order some new parts for it, but i need to know the production dates where the 99 e36 ended and the 99 e46 began. don't want to get the wrong parts...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-26-2012, 08:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 223
Posted By lild
you need a new door lock accuator, good luck with...

you need a new door lock accuator, good luck with getting the panel off to acces it.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-26-2012, 08:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 526
Posted By lild
mine always did it on cold mornings first thing....

mine always did it on cold mornings first thing. never did figure it out, nor i don't think any one has on the older ones.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-18-2012, 11:16 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,826
Posted By lild
when you have no ideal what the blue and red dot...

when you have no ideal what the blue and red dot means on the center vent, and can't figure out why you get no heat out of them.
trying to figure why the temp gauge reads -40.
won't use the cup...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-13-2012, 07:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,159
Posted By lild
As far as I know the traction control is...

As far as I know the traction control is controlled by the throttle, so maybe unless your car is newer than mine, could be a safety thing since you abs module is going bad.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-13-2012, 07:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,076
Posted By lild
Have u checked the coolant level.

Have u checked the coolant level.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-13-2012, 07:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 404
Posted By lild
Yes the fan controls stay on automatically. I...

Yes the fan controls stay on automatically. I hated it.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-13-2012, 07:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,638
Posted By lild
You need to take it some where to have it...

You need to take it some where to have it reseted. Next time unplug battery. & yes u can order new interior arts.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-13-2012, 06:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,159
Posted By lild
The abs light maybe a bad abs modlue going bad....

The abs light maybe a bad abs modlue going bad. Common problem. As for the light, sounds like an eltrical problem, the two are controlled by. Two separate things.
Forum: Off-Topic 07-22-2012, 10:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 679
Posted By lild
Psu removes Paterno's statue

I just read an article this morning on the this. Psu stated it was one way to move forward, & to overcome, as well to help heal the victims of Sandusky abuse. They also stated that it would serve as...
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