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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-02-2017, 03:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 705
Posted By Hitdog540
Wanted to report back...new coils and plugs and...

Wanted to report back...new coils and plugs and car is running like new. Coils were original at 206k miles and
plugs had 110k miles on them. Ready for spring.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-25-2017, 06:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 548
Posted By Hitdog540
JimLev

New Mexico huh??? At least you can get some mileage on the car!! Yup...moved to Stoughton...closer to the family. Hope all is well!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-25-2017, 06:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 548
Posted By Hitdog540
Removed the clip...gave me the room I...

Removed the clip...gave me the room I needed...thanks for the help! And thanks to all for replying.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-25-2017, 06:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 548
Posted By Hitdog540
Thanks QSilver7...I will check that for...

Thanks QSilver7...I will check that for sure...great illustration, appreciate it!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-22-2017, 11:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 548
Posted By Hitdog540
Let me clarify...the seat moves forward fine, it...

Let me clarify...the seat moves forward fine, it just doesn't go back all the way.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-22-2017, 11:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 548
Posted By Hitdog540
Seat won't go back

Opinions please...driver's seat only goes back 75% Checked tracks,
nothing seems to be obstructing the tracks. Thoughts would be greatly
appreciated.

Thanks in advance.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-06-2017, 05:14 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 705
Posted By Hitdog540
Manual tranny...only in gear and it's not like...

Manual tranny...only in gear and it's not like the bog you feel when starting out in the wrong gear...it's more like a skipping. Feels like electrical but can't seem to pinpoint. Doesn't happen any...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-28-2017, 12:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 705
Posted By Hitdog540
I appreciate he input...common stuff has been...

I appreciate he input...common stuff has been addresed...wel maintained. Looking for something not regular...it does have 200k miles on it. And thank you
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-28-2017, 04:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 705
Posted By Hitdog540
no and no codes

no and no codes
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-26-2017, 04:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 705
Posted By Hitdog540
Tranny or Electrical

New problem...205k miles...recently if the rpm's drop to low when starting out, there seems to be a bit of skipping...feels like the transmission. It's seems I have to be in lower gears at lower...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-03-2016, 04:24 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,081
Posted By Hitdog540
No drivers side floor mat...a red flag of care!

No drivers side floor mat...a red flag of care!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-21-2016, 04:53 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,124
Posted By Hitdog540
Clean the garage...locate cover and battery tender

Clean the garage...locate cover and battery tender
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-20-2016, 04:23 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,512
Posted By Hitdog540
I drive the crap out of mine because when I'm...

I drive the crap out of mine because when I'm dead it won't matter!!!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-19-2016, 09:27 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,400
Posted By Hitdog540
Here's the answer...I too drive mostly highway...

Here's the answer...I too drive mostly highway and had the same issue. EXIT RAMPS! I use very little breaking on exit ramps and most go to the right...at least
around here. I started swapping...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-18-2016, 05:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 413
Posted By Hitdog540
it's an automatic :cry:

it's an automatic :cry:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-09-2016, 05:11 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,264
Posted By Hitdog540
Like new!!!

Like new!!!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-25-2016, 08:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 322
Posted By Hitdog540
Thanks...and go Bruins!!

Thanks...and go Bruins!!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-25-2016, 06:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 322
Posted By Hitdog540
Milestone

Just hit 200k...and still enjoying the daily driver.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-01-2016, 12:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 491
Posted By Hitdog540
Full disclosure...have replaced a bushing or 2...

Full disclosure...have replaced a bushing or 2 but shocks are all good. Tires are all wearing evenly and I do a lot of highway. Just put on 4 new Pilot super sports...car is still an amazing driver.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-31-2016, 05:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 491
Posted By Hitdog540
What's wrong

My '03 540 Sport has 197k miles. Original suspension. I just replaced tires and I'm getting 40k out of rears and 50k out of fronts. I have the Pilot Super Sports on there...question...why is my...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-05-2016, 04:05 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,050
Posted By Hitdog540
2003 540/6 187k

2003 540/6 187k
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-02-2016, 05:45 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,506
Posted By Hitdog540
How about highest???

Who cares about lowest...how about highest. I want to drive this till the wheels fall off. 2003 540 MSport...just turned 187k. Never driven in snow so still driving it in the northeast. Daily...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-04-2015, 06:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 344
Posted By Hitdog540
Auto tilt on steering wheel

The tilt feature stopped working today however the telescopic still works,

Thoughts?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-04-2015, 07:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 537
Posted By Hitdog540
170k on '03 540/6 VP,VC, Cooling at 70k, that's...

170k on '03 540/6 VP,VC, Cooling at 70k, that's it. Daily driver spring to fall. Hope to get at least another 100k out of it.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-03-2015, 05:20 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,288
Posted By Hitdog540
Here it is

Here it is
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