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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-08-2008, 07:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 385
Posted By andymcl2000
Maybe its the blower?

Ok, my ac turns on, the compressor or whatever, because when i'm cruising, i see the RPM's go up and mpg go down, so i know the compressor is working...i think

But, maybe the blower went out? I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-02-2008, 10:49 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,728
Posted By andymcl2000
okay, as of right now, my basslink has pooped out...

okay, as of right now, my basslink has pooped out on me... :cry: :mad:

when i turn on the radio, I hear an initail "thud" from the basslink, then nothing...silence
Anyone have this happen to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-01-2008, 02:34 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,728
Posted By andymcl2000
okay, so i stopped the trunk rattle, by stuffing...

okay, so i stopped the trunk rattle, by stuffing towels between the trunk and the metal inside...but now, the only rattle i can hear (there may be more, but this one overpowers them all) is coming...
Forum: 5 Series DIY 07-31-2008, 06:48 AM
Replies: 371
Views: 96,876
Posted By andymcl2000
i bought this, but DO NOT buy this if your wire...

i bought this, but DO NOT buy this if your wire that loops around the regulator is completely out of the track. Mine slipped out of both the pulleys, and it was IMPOSSIBLE to put it back in....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-30-2008, 01:50 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,728
Posted By andymcl2000
yeah, i feel like the towels will be thicker, and...

yeah, i feel like the towels will be thicker, and keep the trunk from bouncing around, good idea with the license plate, i didn't even think that that could be rattling...i'll get back to you guys...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-30-2008, 04:58 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,728
Posted By andymcl2000
thanks richie, i think the problem might be that...

thanks richie, i think the problem might be that the dyna-mat was made for reducing road noise, not rattle... i was actually thinking of just stuffing some old towels, sheets, whatever, inbetween the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-29-2008, 10:08 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,728
Posted By andymcl2000
thanks man, yeah i got out of the car, pleased...

thanks man, yeah i got out of the car, pleased with the level the sub was at, and heard the rattle!!! You think dyna-mats will do it? if you do that, let me know how it goes!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-29-2008, 06:17 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,728
Posted By andymcl2000
Ski-pass through with woofer

Just put in the infinity basslink, and it hits HARD, and i can hear it fine, but i feel like sometimes i'm putting too much strain on it. My car didn't come with the ski-pass through or whatever it's...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-28-2008, 10:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 747
Posted By andymcl2000
was mine not good enough? :bawling: jk

was mine not good enough? :bawling: jk
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-28-2008, 09:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 747
Posted By andymcl2000
rough...5 mins, i dont know what tint you wanted,...

rough...5 mins, i dont know what tint you wanted, went with...well, i have no clue!

http://i34.tinypic.com/9ksfep.jpg

http://i34.tinypic.com/9ksfep.jpg (your brand new car!)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-24-2008, 02:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,031
Posted By andymcl2000
oooooooh, thanks a lot. I was thinking it would...

oooooooh, thanks a lot. I was thinking it would make a considerably...larger...hole than those little things. But i did see those, thanks a bunch! :thumbup:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-24-2008, 10:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,031
Posted By andymcl2000
Rear Deck Speaker Cut-outs

Okay, I'm installing an infinity basslink in my trunk, and looking to pop out the fabled speaker cut-outs that are in the trunk. I've been told that all I need to do is go back there with a hammer...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-23-2008, 02:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,811
Posted By andymcl2000
has anyone bought the basslink bmw install kit...

has anyone bought the basslink bmw install kit off of fleabay? If so, you don't need to give away that guys trade secrets, but what does it come with?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-23-2008, 09:57 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,811
Posted By andymcl2000
what settings do you have yours on? like gain,...

what settings do you have yours on? like gain, crossover, bass boost...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-22-2008, 10:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,020
Posted By andymcl2000
regarding the foggy headlights...you need to do...

regarding the foggy headlights...you need to do more than polish them, trust me. As a fellow 528i owner (111,000K the other day!!) i needed to...start out with 600 grit, move up to 800, 1500, 2000...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-22-2008, 09:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,811
Posted By andymcl2000
so those metal cutouts are the key? i'll take a...

so those metal cutouts are the key? i'll take a look for them...Do you have to remove the entire rear deck again to get to them? because i just installed new 5-1/4" speakers in the back, so i could...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-21-2008, 08:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,811
Posted By andymcl2000
Infinity Basslink

For anyone who owns the Basslink, two quick questions.
1. Best place to put it in the trunk? I would like to put it over the battery in that little cutout, but where does it get the best sound?
2....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-27-2008, 07:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 549
Posted By andymcl2000
AH! If only I had checked the forum first! :cry:...

AH! If only I had checked the forum first! :cry: Well, the ones I got still look great, so who cares!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-27-2008, 07:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 549
Posted By andymcl2000
Upgraded Taillights - Complete W/Pics

This was the easiest, cheapest, and frankly, best, mod I have done to my car. Of course, other than the new speakers, it was the only mod...but i digress.
It took 20 minutes for both lights, and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-07-2008, 06:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 693
Posted By andymcl2000
Very interesting....you think my independent BMW...

Very interesting....you think my independent BMW guy would have that?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-07-2008, 12:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 693
Posted By andymcl2000
Eh, but if she screamed loud enough, you could...

Eh, but if she screamed loud enough, you could hear her :rofl:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-07-2008, 12:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 693
Posted By andymcl2000
Darn, i was really looking forward to being able...

Darn, i was really looking forward to being able to put them up and down, but putting the key in the drivers door and turning CCW should work? i'll give it a try. :cry: If only... lol
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-07-2008, 12:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 693
Posted By andymcl2000
Key with windows

Should my key not only lower the windows when i hold unlock, but raise them when I hold lock? I was reading another post on this site about replacing the window regulator, drivers side failed a month...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-10-2008, 06:45 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,213
Posted By andymcl2000
Broken cup holders? Let's not jump to any...

Broken cup holders? Let's not jump to any conclusions, welcome to the e39. :rofl:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-10-2008, 06:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 527
Posted By andymcl2000
Or, quite possibly, a family of squirrels that...

Or, quite possibly, a family of squirrels that gets angry when i rev the engine :rofl:
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