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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-10-2011, 06:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 609
Posted By DarkStarMedia
no... not without hubcentic rings. Richard

no... not without hubcentic rings.

Richard
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-10-2011, 05:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 952
Posted By DarkStarMedia
check with aftermarket companys. m-pars only...

check with aftermarket companys. m-pars only came in 18" staggered oem.

Richard
Forum: Bimmerfest 2011 California sponsored by HorsepowerFreaks 02-10-2011, 11:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,865
Posted By DarkStarMedia
Do they have free internet? Richard ...

Do they have free internet?

Richard

EDT: seem like they do... but they make you pay $15 a day for parking.... odd....
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-19-2010, 02:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,576
Posted By DarkStarMedia
you have to get into the EWS (Transmission...

you have to get into the EWS (Transmission computer) and read it directly. INPA can do this.

Richard
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-15-2010, 12:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,806
Posted By DarkStarMedia
ya know... I ahve left my 750 to sit for 3-4...

ya know... I ahve left my 750 to sit for 3-4 weeks and she started right up... Original battery too

Richard
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-14-2010, 03:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,394
Posted By DarkStarMedia
if you're getting random misfires you might also...

if you're getting random misfires you might also have a vacuum leak.... check around with some carb cleaner...

Richard
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-14-2010, 12:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,576
Posted By DarkStarMedia
you have a bad alternator or battery... your...

you have a bad alternator or battery... your voltage should never drop below about 13v while the engine is running.... and if you are below 12v with the engine off... your battery may need replacing.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-13-2010, 02:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,576
Posted By DarkStarMedia
unlock your cluster and check your voltage ...

unlock your cluster and check your voltage

Richard
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-12-2010, 04:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,576
Posted By DarkStarMedia
Did you scan the main computer (OBDII) or the...

Did you scan the main computer (OBDII) or the tranny computer.... if you used a standard scanner I can almost guarantee you that you did not see the tranny computer.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-12-2010, 09:20 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,576
Posted By DarkStarMedia
Get INPA and look at the tranny computer. It'll...

Get INPA and look at the tranny computer. It'll tell you if something is slipping. you might also want to do a fluid and filter change and maybe rebuild the valve body. It's all DIY.

Richard
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-09-2010, 03:33 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,276
Posted By DarkStarMedia
Yea... it's actually a smaller screen too... ...

Yea... it's actually a smaller screen too...

Richard
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-09-2010, 03:19 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,276
Posted By DarkStarMedia
If you have a CD slot behind the 16:9 it won't...

If you have a CD slot behind the 16:9 it won't fit in the e38/9.... that would be for a e46....

Richard
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-09-2010, 09:06 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,276
Posted By DarkStarMedia
www.darkstarmediallc . com /bmw/bmwnavguide.pdf ...

www.darkstarmediallc . com /bmw/bmwnavguide.pdf

Nav id guide

Take out the spaces... for some reason it's messing up the url...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-08-2010, 08:04 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,276
Posted By DarkStarMedia
it's only an issue if you have no nav at all......

it's only an issue if you have no nav at all... he said he had a 4:3... or small screen...

Richard
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-08-2010, 06:28 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,276
Posted By DarkStarMedia
yup... its that easy... it'll take you 20...

yup... its that easy... it'll take you 20 minutes.

Richard
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-08-2010, 11:05 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,060
Posted By DarkStarMedia
lol... "Lifetime oil filling" means until it...

lol... "Lifetime oil filling" means until it fails... then replace... change your tranny oil and filter every 50k-70k miles...

Richard
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-08-2010, 10:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,527
Posted By DarkStarMedia
^ they are good too... I got my trunk mat from...

^ they are good too... I got my trunk mat from them.... incredible price if they still have them...

Richard
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-08-2010, 10:45 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,060
Posted By DarkStarMedia
I think all dealers can get that info but many...

I think all dealers can get that info but many won't. The 2-3 dealers I called wouldn't do it for me... not even the original dealer.

Richard
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-08-2010, 10:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,527
Posted By DarkStarMedia
Yep... just remember what I said about...

Yep... just remember what I said about pre-loading before tightening...

Richard
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-08-2010, 10:24 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,527
Posted By DarkStarMedia
contact Max at oembimmerparts.com . Meyle seem...

contact Max at oembimmerparts.com . Meyle seem to be the best. I have bought some stuff from him (non-suspension) and he seems like a nice guy.

Just be sure the car is on the ground with full...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-08-2010, 10:18 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,060
Posted By DarkStarMedia
There was a guy on BFC that was doing this for...

There was a guy on BFC that was doing this for people....

Richard
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-08-2010, 09:05 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,092
Posted By DarkStarMedia
We just got our own forum! Richard

We just got our own forum!

Richard
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-08-2010, 09:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,492
Posted By DarkStarMedia
Thank You Mods! Welcome to the new E38 forum!

First post... how many 750 guys do we have here?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-07-2010, 04:38 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,092
Posted By DarkStarMedia
it's at the top.... 330i or something EDT: ...

it's at the top.... 330i or something

EDT:

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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-07-2010, 04:31 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,092
Posted By DarkStarMedia
In order to do that we need an E38 section.... Ya...

In order to do that we need an E38 section.... Ya know " A Home of our own to make us feel welcome" :)

I already PM the admin...

richard
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