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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-06-2012, 10:40 AM
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wow ok...do you have any picture or links to...

wow ok...do you have any picture or links to pictures that shows where it is and how to get to it ? i really appreciate the input
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-06-2012, 06:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 272
Posted By simplyoriginal
oil in my intake manifold

Hi everyone i just changed my throttle body gasket n the morning shakes are over but i saw oil inside .(.like a puddlle ) the intake manifold ..im exausted ...Any ideas ? is this caused by ccv ......
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-02-2012, 07:23 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 198
Posted By simplyoriginal
transmission parts

I just rebuild my 540 transmission ..Is there any known companies out there that i can sell my old valve body or torque converter or pump to ? Maybe as trade in or something ?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-25-2012, 10:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 565
Posted By simplyoriginal
have the same problem now ...just ran checks and...

have the same problem now ...just ran checks and found i had a vacuum leak ..ill start there as is is recommended by most of the experienced forum users
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-25-2012, 10:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 839
Posted By simplyoriginal
Found a leak at the throttle body gasket...

Found a leak at the throttle body gasket ,,thanks guys .. will change it and let you know how she runs
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-21-2012, 07:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 839
Posted By simplyoriginal
ok thanks ...will do

ok thanks ...will do
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-19-2012, 07:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 839
Posted By simplyoriginal
Ok Thanks allot I think that is exactly what's...

Ok Thanks allot I think that is exactly what's going on ....the computer did say random misfire and today no smoke and very little engine shake ..its crazy...i'm gonna change the cheapest cat in the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-18-2012, 02:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 839
Posted By simplyoriginal
thanks..the power not too bad but, today i went...

thanks..the power not too bad but, today i went under n checked the catalytic converters , the left rear driver side sounds bad inside when i tap it ...can that cause enough back pressure to cause...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-17-2012, 11:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 839
Posted By simplyoriginal
miss fire

Hi Everyone ... Can a weak battery throw misfire codes in a 2000 540i ?White smoke is seen too early in morning but sometimes only..one it didnt start n when i got a jump it smoked.. one mechanic say...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-14-2012, 04:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 958
Posted By simplyoriginal
yes the do make mag cats but for an additional...

yes the do make mag cats but for an additional 600 i get a totally new system ..still hoping for a solution
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-13-2012, 05:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 958
Posted By simplyoriginal
i know lol ..thanks anyway..thinking complete...

i know lol ..thanks anyway..thinking complete magnaflow system
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-13-2012, 03:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 958
Posted By simplyoriginal
thanks ill try the water trick ...but does anyone...

thanks ill try the water trick ...but does anyone know where i get the best deal on quality replacement catalytics im seeing full manifold change over ..is that best.. or can i just get the cats n...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-12-2012, 05:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 958
Posted By simplyoriginal
thanks ...idk ..last week it gave a code today...

thanks ...idk ..last week it gave a code today only error meassage
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-12-2012, 04:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 958
Posted By simplyoriginal
hi again...had the car checked no codes ..just...

hi again...had the car checked no codes ..just catalyst error ...this is according to the mechanic...could it be bad catalytic converter ? any ideas appreciated
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-10-2012, 01:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 958
Posted By simplyoriginal
Ok Ill get it read again ..thanks a million

Ok Ill get it read again ..thanks a million
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-10-2012, 01:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 958
Posted By simplyoriginal
check engine

Hi everyone been reading a bit ..this is my first post/question... Just Bought a used 2000 540i and had tune up done , all o2 sensors, plugs ,coil booths, gas filter changed, radiator, thermostat,...
Forum: New Member Introductions 05-05-2012, 05:49 AM
Replies: 0
540
Views: 236
Posted By simplyoriginal
540

what up ppl just bought a 540i hoping to have some bmw fun
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