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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-26-2014, 05:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 179
Posted By rexgo
What was the mileage when the transmisson went...

What was the mileage when the transmisson went out?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-01-2014, 10:30 AM
Replies: 1,970
Views: 220,614
Posted By rexgo
Yep - that's what it looks like today in...

Yep - that's what it looks like today in Chicagoland
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-29-2013, 08:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 552
Posted By rexgo
No - never took any make care there - only go to...

No - never took any make care there - only go to indys who specialize in the specific make (if I can't do it myself)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-29-2013, 06:33 AM
Replies: 1,970
Views: 220,614
Posted By rexgo
Was 50*'s in Chicago yesterday - today gong down...

Was 50*'s in Chicago yesterday - today gong down to ~ 0 - Happy I could use the hose to wash the salt off.
https://scontent-b-ord.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-prn2/1497610_10202093678797402_1360078519_n.jpg
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-25-2013, 04:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 410
Posted By rexgo
Here's lower price, and a great source for our...

Here's lower price, and a great source for our parts (must meet min order value for free shipping)...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-29-2013, 06:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,031
Posted By rexgo
Probably used a product like this: Liquid...

Probably used a product like this:

Liquid Copper™ Block Seal Intake & Radiator Stop Leak
http://barsproducts.com/system/pictures/13/medium/1109%20JPG%20large.jpg?1328226223
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-07-2013, 04:31 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,563
Posted By rexgo
'97 528 93k = no service

'97 528 93k = no service
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-03-2013, 05:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,245
Posted By rexgo
Good idea!

Good idea!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-03-2013, 05:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,245
Posted By rexgo
Thanks, I got the idea from reading numerous...

Thanks, I got the idea from reading numerous threads on this subject.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-17-2013, 05:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 706
Posted By rexgo
Oh yeah - I do like how it looks nice job.

Oh yeah - I do like how it looks nice job.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-17-2013, 04:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 706
Posted By rexgo
For plastic you should use a flexible primer like...

For plastic you should use a flexible primer like this SEM product: http://www.semproducts.com/product-catalog/specialty-products/primers/flexible-primer-surfacer/
.....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-01-2013, 04:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 471
Posted By rexgo
Great find - loved it. My company makes...

Great find - loved it. My company makes automation equipment, and I saw some of our clamps. Especially liked the paint. Thks
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-22-2013, 01:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 441
Posted By rexgo
^^^ Yes, alum for this item scares me too.

^^^ Yes, alum for this item scares me too.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-20-2013, 07:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 361
Posted By rexgo
Some good reading:...

Some good reading: http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=652570&highlight=best+year
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-16-2013, 06:42 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,703
Posted By rexgo
Ouch - that hurt$ - those dealers charges are a...

Ouch - that hurt$ - those dealers charges are a killer - maybe find a good indi - I'd like to see you keep updating this
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-13-2013, 10:57 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 4,932
Posted By rexgo
You need spark at the right time (not just spark)...

You need spark at the right time (not just spark) - I've also squirted oil in the cyclinders with success (restores compression)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-17-2013, 08:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 773
Posted By rexgo
Q2: Can tire mounting & wheel balancing possibly...

Q2: Can tire mounting & wheel balancing possibly be done at home as a DIY?

A2 - Not correctly without the proper equipment. Tire & wheels should be balanced dynamically - that is spinning them. ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-12-2013, 03:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 411
Posted By rexgo
I followed this procedure (video) - worked...

I followed this procedure (video) - worked flawlessly - found in other posts here.
part I:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q6BeQozdOYc&feature=player_embedded
part II:...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-05-2013, 07:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 391
Posted By rexgo
pass - too much unknown - find something running...

pass - too much unknown - find something running to be safe
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-27-2013, 06:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,041
Posted By rexgo
On my '97 pass side rad - I have this sensor /...

On my '97 pass side rad - I have this sensor / port:


http://i229.photobucket.com/albums/ee163/rexgo/busse_08/528/528_cooling/8abf25df.jpg

Could be a radiator seam - lots of cooling info on...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-26-2013, 11:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 404
Posted By rexgo
How much? and from who?

How much? and from who?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-10-2013, 03:25 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,204
Posted By rexgo
After ~ 30 years of wrenching on American & JDM...

After ~ 30 years of wrenching on American & JDM cars I found the E39 good to work on (with this forum's help) Yes, a little intimidating, and different than the systems I'm familiar with, but not...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-01-2013, 02:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 677
Posted By rexgo
I too use a SS and I include my cost for the job.

I too use a SS and I include my cost for the job.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-30-2012, 06:11 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,858
Posted By rexgo
1 qt of oil self jumper / starter flashlight...

1 qt of oil
self jumper / starter
flashlight
change of clothes
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-27-2012, 05:32 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,797
Posted By rexgo
No & No - wouldn't want a young person to get...

No & No - wouldn't want a young person to get into trouble
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