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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-22-2015, 07:51 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,031
Posted By markpoposki
A combination of envy, jealousy, discrimination...

A combination of envy, jealousy, discrimination and of course a whole lot of mental illness.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-16-2015, 01:29 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,031
Posted By markpoposki
Good to know, always looking for BMW buddies near...

Good to know, always looking for BMW buddies near by.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-16-2015, 01:10 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,031
Posted By markpoposki
Lol love it!!! All others, I don't have the...

Lol love it!!!

All others, I don't have the courage or the stomach to face these degenerates!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-24-2014, 09:35 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,101
Posted By markpoposki
Merry Christmas JimLev!!

Merry Christmas JimLev!!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-24-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 306
Posted By markpoposki
Change your ignition switch!

Change your ignition switch!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-24-2014, 09:09 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,101
Posted By markpoposki
I respectfully disagree. I do agree that the...

I respectfully disagree. I do agree that the integrity would be much better with the pork chops but Selma does a great job with these bumpers as they fit like a glove! Look at my lining up with the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-24-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,101
Posted By markpoposki
I installed the Selma bumpers without the pork...

I installed the Selma bumpers without the pork chops or the m5 fender liners. These bumpers are direct bolt on and do not require the pork chops or the m5 fender liners. You will have an unnoticeable...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-07-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 538
Posted By markpoposki
Nice, I ordered them from fcp lemfoerder for...

Nice, I ordered them from fcp lemfoerder for around 100.

The control arms Meyle HD and powerflex bushings and stabilizer bars-Meyle, I ordered from BavAuto


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Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-06-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 538
Posted By markpoposki
Thanks for the reply! I think I'm just going...

Thanks for the reply!

I think I'm just going to replace everything. I'm going with Meyle HD control arm, power flex lollipop bushing and I haven't decided about the tie rods yet


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Forum: NY / NJ / CT 10-06-2014, 04:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,064
Posted By markpoposki
I've done both of mine. Where are you located? ...

I've done both of mine. Where are you located?


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Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-05-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 467
Posted By markpoposki
I would recommend a cheap vaccum leak test. Get a...

I would recommend a cheap vaccum leak test. Get a cheap cigar and blow smoke in the intake hose.


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Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-05-2014, 10:52 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,037
Posted By markpoposki
NICEEEE!! Sent from BimmerApp mobile app

NICEEEE!!


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Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-05-2014, 10:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 467
Posted By markpoposki
I was going to say it's the camshaft position...

I was going to say it's the camshaft position sensor. Solved all my problems once I swapped it.

Vacum leak is possible but in my experience it comes with burning smell in the engine bay/ cabin.
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Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-05-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 538
Posted By markpoposki
Can you spot the defective suspension part [VIDEO]

I have a problem with my z3! Can anyone tell me what part needs to be changed? I took off all the wheels, I checked for play and only the driver side front had lateral (side to side) play and no...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-01-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 26,472
Posted By markpoposki
This is good stuff, just a week ago I had...

This is good stuff, just a week ago I had electrical problems ( dash light on off during driving, radio, wipers cutting off) that were fixed by a new ignition switch but I'm doing this tomorrow... I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-01-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 26,472
Posted By markpoposki
+1 Sent from BimmerApp mobile app

+1


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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-01-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 529
Posted By markpoposki
Have you tried replacing the ignition switch? ...

Have you tried replacing the ignition switch?

Last week my while driving, my entire dash went haywire!! First, I saw the trifecta briefly, thought nothing of it. Then, trifecta and the radio...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-28-2014, 12:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 558
Posted By markpoposki
Check for air leaks in the manifold with break...

Check for air leaks in the manifold with break cleaner. My smell was coming from the front manifold cover gasket air leak. I replaced the CCV and and the throttle gasket as a preventative measure. I...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-16-2014, 06:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 833
Posted By markpoposki
Yes, the "clown nose" I removed the connector,...

Yes, the "clown nose" I removed the connector, just put some dielectric grease and connected everything back. Better, I'd say it's now 70:30 works:doesn't work ratio.

I'm wondering whether the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-06-2014, 06:54 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,175
Posted By markpoposki
Dear djmjd I agree with the dealer statement...

Dear djmjd
I agree with the dealer statement however don't tell the man "don't buy it because you can't afford it". I was pushing a BMW through college and grad school and that was the time I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-06-2014, 06:02 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,175
Posted By markpoposki
In my opinion, when you get the car, you do the...

In my opinion, when you get the car, you do the trans service (fluid and filter) and then it's faith lol...( have few grand on the side just in case) I got my 02 540 automatic with 150k and I, for...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-06-2014, 01:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 833
Posted By markpoposki
Al, So I opened the cover and disconnected the...

Al,
So I opened the cover and disconnected the connector, put some dielectric grease on there, connected and closed everything up. I swear it works so much better!

Thank you!


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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-06-2014, 07:59 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,175
Posted By markpoposki
I would also hope that the manual, given that is...

I would also hope that the manual, given that is less miles, and manual, is much more expensive.... Am I right?

I was in your shoes and I went with an automatic because of the price and I already...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-05-2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 833
Posted By markpoposki
Ok see, my passenger door lock/unlock works great...

Ok see, my passenger door lock/unlock works great when you use the key from the trunk.

Would you know what part is responsible for receiving the signal from the FOB and transfer the signal to the...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-05-2014, 03:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 833
Posted By markpoposki
Hmm it is kind if odd that the central locking...

Hmm it is kind if odd that the central locking for the other door and trunk work great when you use the key. How is that possible? Should there be a difficulty with the door unlocking, say, when you...
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