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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-29-2014, 10:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 340
Posted By ihsva
Thanks everyone. I paid $20 / Liter for it. ...

Thanks everyone. I paid $20 / Liter for it. Probably overpriced, but was anxious to get the job done during the weekend.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-27-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 340
Posted By ihsva
Urgent please. Anyone heard of BMW ATF-4 ?

Hello,

Looking to replace the ATF on my 2002 530i. My transmission has the green tag so I was going to get the Pentosin, but after I asked the dealer they showed me this ATF. Anyone seen it...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-20-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 696
Posted By ihsva
Thank you!

Thank you!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-19-2014, 02:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 696
Posted By ihsva
Thank you both for your feedback. dbond, so...

Thank you both for your feedback.

dbond, so as long as I use the correct cable (K+DCAN), it should work work with existing tools (INPA, NCS ,etc) ?

Thanks
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-16-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 696
Posted By ihsva
BMW Diagnostic Software

Hello,

I am seriously considering upgrading to an E60, looking into either a 2009 or 2010 528i. I cannot seem to figure out why all of the BMW diagnostic software (INPA, NCS, etc) out there only...
Forum: 5 Series DIY 06-27-2009, 09:19 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 96,963
Posted By ihsva
By the way, does the car feel any different since...

By the way, does the car feel any different since you completed the work?

Thanks
Forum: 5 Series DIY 06-27-2009, 04:00 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 96,963
Posted By ihsva
Thank you, this looks great!! I will try to do...

Thank you, this looks great!! I will try to do mine July 4th weekend.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-27-2009, 02:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 655
Posted By ihsva
Mark, since the noise is coming out of the left...

Mark, since the noise is coming out of the left side, is it safe to assume that I just need the left ones? Also, is there a way to check to make sure that is the problem?

Thank you!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-27-2009, 01:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 655
Posted By ihsva
Thanks guys. I don't think its the bearing. I...

Thanks guys. I don't think its the bearing. I also fixed the leaking steering hose, so the fuild is ok. I keep thinking it's something simple, but I guess I have to remove the wheel and see if I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-26-2009, 08:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,045
Posted By ihsva
I can't wait!! I want to do these as well.

I can't wait!! I want to do these as well.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-26-2009, 08:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 655
Posted By ihsva
Front tire noise anytime I steer to the right

It seems like anytime I steer to the right (or just past the middle) I get a weird noise from the driverís side front tire. It sounds like the tire is scrubbing something, but I canít figure out...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 06-01-2009, 10:25 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 659
Posted By ihsva
Anyone tried this Infinity BassLink install kit?

Hi, I am looking to add a basslink to my E39, and trying to do it on a budget. I don't want to cut any wires, etc..

I saw this kit on ebay, and was curious if anyone from the forum tried it...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-16-2009, 10:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 513
Posted By ihsva
Finally got me an E39 - 98 528i W/ SP + 5 Speed

I didn't think I would end up buying a 1998 with 130K on her, but it was in very good condition and well maintained. I figured for the price, its worth it. It passed both the safety and emission...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-01-2009, 05:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 649
Posted By ihsva
Thanks everyone for your input. I tried so hard...

Thanks everyone for your input. I tried so hard to get the price lower, but he is very firm. He doesn't seem desperate to sell since he bought a new 2009 BMW. I explained to him how I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-01-2009, 07:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 649
Posted By ihsva
Need your input about a potential purchase

I found a 2001 530i auto with 70,000 miles. After all the haggling, the owner agreed to go down to $9500 firm. The car is one owner, black on black, Sport Package (but it seems that it doesnít have...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-20-2009, 10:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 818
Posted By ihsva
Other than the cost factor, are there any...

Other than the cost factor, are there any advantages to using an ATF other than BMW ESSO?

Thanks
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-20-2009, 04:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,088
Posted By ihsva
I honestly wasn't aware of that, I just learned...

I honestly wasn't aware of that, I just learned something new.

Thank you all!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-20-2009, 03:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,088
Posted By ihsva
Need clarification on the Sport Package

Hello,

I am a long time reader here, and still waiting for buy the right E39. I insist on getting the one with the options/color that I want, so I guess I would have to wait.

Anyways, I...
Forum: General BMW 04-24-2007, 12:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,298
Posted By ihsva
Thanks for the replies. My main concern was with...

Thanks for the replies. My main concern was with the amount of time they let you test drive. You can't get the feeling out of a 10 minute test drive if you know what I mean.
Forum: General BMW 04-23-2007, 01:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,298
Posted By ihsva
A question about test drives

Hello,

I was just curious about test driving a car at the dealership. How long do you usually take the car for? Any hesitation from the Dealer regarding the time/distance needed to test drive? ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-18-2006, 12:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 405
Posted By ihsva
I've been watching prices for months now,...

I've been watching prices for months now, and this dealer seems to offer one of the best prices around. They seem to carry lots of other cars, and most are low mileage. My in-laws live up in...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-17-2006, 02:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 405
Posted By ihsva
Question Looking to buy, needs help

I am looking around to purchase 2003 525 or 530 as my first BMW. I like the idea of a CPO, but the dealers around my area are asking too much (low 30ís). Iíve seen many on ebay that are priced...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-25-2006, 09:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 565
Posted By ihsva
2003 E39 Model

Is the 2003 the most reliable model? Are there any known issues for 2003 525, or 530. Or do they suffer from the usual known issues discussed here.

Also, what would you say a fair price for a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-10-2006, 06:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,680
Posted By ihsva
I was wondering the same thing myself. ...

I was wondering the same thing myself. Especially that, from what Iíve seen, the prices online are much better than dealers, or local listings.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-03-2006, 11:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 778
Posted By ihsva
Congratulations! I am still researching, and...

Congratulations!

I am still researching, and I wanted to know, where I can find the invoice prices for ED. I looked on a few places, but they only seem to list the MSRP. Any place lists ED...
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