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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-29-2011, 06:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,593
Posted By sr20doc
Try jump starting it to at least get the...

Try jump starting it to at least get the trunk/boot opened as mentioned above since your key doesnt work. If the battery and oil lights only come on for a brief second or so, you may have a bad...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-28-2011, 09:15 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,911
Posted By sr20doc
Thanks! After the replacement I have all of...

Thanks! After the replacement I have all of pixels working correctly and find myself looking at it more than I should :) lol. But feel free to contact me if you have any questions.

Sent from my...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-28-2011, 06:18 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,911
Posted By sr20doc
I had literally had 3-4 pixels that would light...

I had literally had 3-4 pixels that would light up at any given time, other than that the display was dead, this was the end result (sorry about the cell phone pic)...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-28-2011, 06:08 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,911
Posted By sr20doc
I actually replaced my ribbon cable last week via...

I actually replaced my ribbon cable last week via drilling the 4 holes and removing the panel. Installing the ribbon cable after that point is a little tedious trying to get it lined up, also the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-16-2011, 06:07 AM
Replies: 2,586
Views: 281,441
Posted By sr20doc
Here is mine... ...

Here is mine...



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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-15-2011, 03:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,856
Posted By sr20doc
You are looking at the lower part of the DME, the...

You are looking at the lower part of the DME, the burned spot is where the 120 ohm SMD resistor was, when I opened the case there was nothing but charred crumbs of what used to be the resistor.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-15-2011, 06:53 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,856
Posted By sr20doc
***Update and Fix*** Alright it has been a...

***Update and Fix***
Alright it has been a while since I have updated this thread. I had spent some time tracing down where my oil leak was coming from and found it coming from the upper timing...
Forum: Parting Out 12-22-2010, 02:48 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,427
Posted By sr20doc
Do you still have the DME if so what part number...

Do you still have the DME if so what part number is it and how much shipped to 46123
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-22-2010, 06:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,856
Posted By sr20doc
I do have access to manuals and have been going...

I do have access to manuals and have been going through all of the schematics trying find similarities between systems. Also I have gone to Autozone and Advance and their scanners will not...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-22-2010, 09:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,856
Posted By sr20doc
Thanks for the replies, I did inspect the...

Thanks for the replies, I did inspect the internals of the DME and didnt see anything visually, I have tested the 20-pin cap to make sure there is continuity between pins 17 and 2 for the obd port,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-21-2010, 07:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,856
Posted By sr20doc
00 540iA sport check engine light on and no communication

Hello, I am in need of some help. Like the title says I have a 00 540iA sport with about 95k on it. Car runs great and I do not seem to have any other major issues at this time. A little...
Forum: New Member Introductions 08-14-2010, 01:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 492
Posted By sr20doc
So...I thought I would never own a European car

Hello! My name is George and I am from the Indianapolis area of Indiana. I have always owned domestics or japanese vehicles, but I decided to give the Germans a try. I can tell you now that I am...
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