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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 07:54 AM
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Posted By 16valex
:rofl::rofl::rofl: But, so true.

:rofl::rofl::rofl: But, so true.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-06-2015, 08:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 176
Posted By 16valex
Wish I knew you live in Austin, I was there for...

Wish I knew you live in Austin, I was there for work this past January, would had gave you a ring for some Ca Phe.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-06-2015, 08:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 298
Posted By 16valex
I bet you won't be back. He he..

I bet you won't be back. He he..
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-06-2015, 07:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 298
Posted By 16valex
When it comes to electrical parts go OEM or go...

When it comes to electrical parts go OEM or go home or at the least some reputable brands from our sponsors online parts stores.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-06-2015, 06:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 298
Posted By 16valex
Woh! That could be very expensive. You could...

Woh! That could be very expensive. You could have bought a code reader that reads ABS codes for less than the price of one wheel speed sensor.

Search for C110 BMW code reader, buy it for less...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-06-2015, 06:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 303
Posted By 16valex
+1 and how many miles? And is it a real M-sport?

+1 and how many miles? And is it a real M-sport?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-06-2015, 06:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 176
Posted By 16valex
Your 98 M52 looks amazing man!

Your 98 M52 looks amazing man!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-06-2015, 05:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 234
Posted By 16valex
You're lucky if you can get $3500. People would...

You're lucky if you can get $3500. People would probably willing to pay $2500.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-06-2015, 05:55 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 828
Posted By 16valex
Your ignition timing is about right. It's close...

Your ignition timing is about right. It's close enough around the positive side zero.



This is just the luxury of knowing your CAM position angle.



No, it's not the one I'm talking...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-06-2015, 03:30 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 828
Posted By 16valex
Any decent OBD2 code reader can read your timing,...

Any decent OBD2 code reader can read your timing, I used a C110, mine is at 16 degree when engine is fully warmed up (at operating temperature). I have asked other M52 owner and one that I know for...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-06-2015, 02:23 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 828
Posted By 16valex
I have the same knock but only at cold engine....

I have the same knock but only at cold engine. After 5 minutes it goes away. I learned to live with it.

One thing I've found it strange is my M52 engine advances to 16-17 degree at idle.
I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-05-2015, 06:37 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 754
Posted By 16valex
Doru, good luck and enjoy the new car. You'll be...

Doru, good luck and enjoy the new car. You'll be missed.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-28-2015, 08:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 252
Posted By 16valex
you need a new clutch.

you need a new clutch.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-27-2015, 05:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 242
Posted By 16valex
That's about on par with me since you're only...

That's about on par with me since you're only drive about 3K miles a year right John? :)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-26-2015, 03:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 242
Posted By 16valex
Maybe I should have waited another ten years. :)

Maybe I should have waited another ten years. :)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-26-2015, 12:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 242
Posted By 16valex
Fuel Filter Replacement

This is the first time in ten years of ownership I replaced it.

I guess it's a hit or miss where you get your gas from but some sites recommend once a year or every 15K miles is really a waste.
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-25-2015, 01:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 417
Posted By 16valex
Start the car and turn on the A/C, let out some...

Start the car and turn on the A/C, let out some at a time until the A/C kicks in.

Oh fix your aux fan, main reason reason why your A/C wasn't cold to begin with.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-24-2015, 01:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 319
Posted By 16valex
Love them style 5! They're rocked.

Love them style 5! They're rocked.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-24-2015, 09:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 211
Posted By 16valex
The OP has a 530I. None of your tips is relevant....

The OP has a 530I. None of your tips is relevant. (fly by wire my friend)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-23-2015, 01:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 211
Posted By 16valex
What is tractation? Oh do you mean traction...

What is tractation? Oh do you mean traction control?:)

Your tire size is all jacked up and that could be the culprit, put the correct tire size 235/45/17 back in the car and see if traction...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-21-2015, 10:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 232
Posted By 16valex
More likely your aux (A/C) fan's controller is no...

More likely your aux (A/C) fan's controller is no good, unfortunately you have to buy the whole new aux fan.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-09-2015, 04:01 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 727
Posted By 16valex
Schematic! ...

Schematic!

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-03-2015, 03:28 PM
Replies: 265
Views: 47,910
Posted By 16valex
What did Bush say? Something likes..."Fool me...

What did Bush say? Something likes..."Fool me once shame on you, fool me twice.......":)

But ouch!! That's a hefty bill.
Yeah, electric fan conversion is a must unless you like to play with fire.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-15-2015, 07:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 360
Posted By 16valex
No apology necessary! :) Actually Cam,...

No apology necessary! :)



Actually Cam, thanks, but my french is as good as how I search google, I honestly have no French experience at all. And will not try to pretend.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-14-2015, 11:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 360
Posted By 16valex
c'est la vie c'est la mort!!!:). But, that...

c'est la vie c'est la mort!!!:). But, that really sucks! I feel for ya..
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