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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 08:53 PM
Replies: 4
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Posted By retiredat44
I have Zimmerman rotors on the back with Padget...

I have Zimmerman rotors on the back with Padget pads on front and back. All rotors are slotted and drilled... I don't think they can get much better for cheap... I don't know what brand of rotors are...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-08-2014, 04:10 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 558
Posted By retiredat44
if the cross member of the frame blocks the oil...

if the cross member of the frame blocks the oil pan and plus you have to pull the flywheel and tranny to pull lthe crank,,, if the journal isn't damaged then may not need to redo crank.. just put new...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-07-2014, 11:48 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 558
Posted By retiredat44
pull engine repair, and put back in, not hard,...

pull engine repair, and put back in, not hard, rent an engine stand,, put new gaskets, cut the crank, put oversized bearings in,,, the engine is good still just needs crank cut, pretty easy......
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-24-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 464
Posted By retiredat44
no heated seats...

no heated seats...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-24-2014, 08:57 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 464
Posted By retiredat44
btw, I bought a history report, it's like Carfax,...

btw, I bought a history report, it's like Carfax, but from another service. As far as I can tell I am owner #3.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-24-2014, 08:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 464
Posted By retiredat44
it's not held down by tape, there is a bad spot...

it's not held down by tape, there is a bad spot on the molding, and the tape is to prevent it from being touched and torn more. but it solid It could be replaced or injected with sealer, in that one...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-23-2014, 02:27 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 464
Posted By retiredat44
photos

photos
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-20-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 292
Posted By retiredat44
don't put antifreeze back in, until you sort...

don't put antifreeze back in, until you sort it... unless you live in an area that you really need it to keep it from freezing... if it is all good then put the anti-freeze back in.. it is much...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-20-2014, 06:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 464
Posted By retiredat44
no chrome trim...

no chrome trim...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-20-2014, 05:11 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 464
Posted By retiredat44
how would to word ad for BMW with M-Tech Suspension package?

I wondered about how the M-Tech factory suspension is worded on the invoice from when the car was new, and how to word the feature in a sale ad. Factory suspension package and M-Tech steering wheel....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-19-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,515
Posted By retiredat44
only the BMW 3 series is on the 'latest' list, no...

only the BMW 3 series is on the 'latest' list, no other BMW series, I just checked the latest list.. so if anyone is wondering,, don't bother unless that's what you are looking for..
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-12-2014, 05:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 535
Posted By retiredat44
I was chatting with my Toyota Dealer about the...

I was chatting with my Toyota Dealer about the fluids, and our new Camry Hybrid also has lifetime trans fluid... I told them about the same thing with my BMW...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-10-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 2,586
Views: 280,814
Posted By retiredat44
Wink in my driveway

in my driveway
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-10-2014, 03:55 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 929
Posted By retiredat44
my Dice Silverline puts awful static into my...

my Dice Silverline puts awful static into my sounds through the AUX port from an android when connected.. I didn't buy it, the car cam with with a Dice installed with a long cable to the trunk.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-05-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 538
Posted By retiredat44
oh my god... I have room here for dozens...

oh my god... I have room here for dozens...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-05-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 345
Posted By retiredat44
Walmart sells/sold, Hankook, I have some on my...

Walmart sells/sold, Hankook, I have some on my car. But they have different brands that come and go. But they stand behind their hazard warranty. (please, no Walmart bashing...) I am just passing...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-05-2014, 03:47 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,515
Posted By retiredat44
Interesting, as my car I believe, was originally...

Interesting, as my car I believe, was originally from Florida, so high humidity is definite. I never looked at the labels. it is so hard to trust manufacturers and gov agencies. And, you don't know...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-05-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 157
Posted By retiredat44
I wish I could remember, but it turned out when I...

I wish I could remember, but it turned out when I did separately, they cleared... but as a group I could not do a reset.. sorry, can't explain it... I was really pissed when I could not reset mine,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-05-2014, 03:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 374
Posted By retiredat44
my M steering wheel with the leather wrap is not...

my M steering wheel with the leather wrap is not squeeze easy, maybe if you are a gorilla.. but I don't notice any squeeze in it.. if it does, it isn't much...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-04-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 426
Posted By retiredat44
A place that sells a used tranny will only honor...

A place that sells a used tranny will only honor a warranty if the parts are installed by a licensed shop.. IMHO, from past experiences with cars..
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-04-2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 157
Posted By retiredat44
when I had a srs light, I found I had to reset...

when I had a srs light, I found I had to reset each code separately, with my B800 tool, not all at once.. I don't remember how they we all shown at once... but anyways, I found away to do them...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-21-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 512
Posted By retiredat44
I still have never put mine to the floor. Only...

I still have never put mine to the floor. Only down enough to get it purring. It jumps out of the hole and passes effortlessly. I know it is the 6 cylinder, but again, it is city streets, and not our...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-21-2014, 04:00 AM
Replies: 212
Views: 53,253
Posted By retiredat44
I bought a complete set of new Bosch Wipers for...

I bought a complete set of new Bosch Wipers for when the day comes, but will never need them, I have to sell the BMW. So, I will just be giving those and other things to the next owner. They were on...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-21-2014, 03:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 512
Posted By retiredat44
The exhaust basically went from quiet, tame, to a...

The exhaust basically went from quiet, tame, to a tiger when getting into the high speeds... it can't be replicated at just high rpm, at lower speeds... IMHO
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-20-2014, 09:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 512
Posted By retiredat44
Lightbulb others with the 6 cyl 3.0, how well does your car run at over 120 mph?

others with the 6 cyl 3.0 (mine is the 2001 530i, with M-Tech factory suspension), how well does your car run at over 120 mph? I ran a while over 120mph. The car exhaust came alive, and the intake...
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