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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-12-2014, 04:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 9,777
Posted By repandpresent
The pictures aren't showing anymore. Anyway you...

The pictures aren't showing anymore. Anyway you can upload them again? For some reason this always happen when I start to do a DIY!!!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-10-2013, 12:50 AM
Replies: 556
Views: 34,318
Posted By repandpresent
I think dunk318ti has a working unit. I haven't...

I think dunk318ti has a working unit. I haven't messed with it but he hasn't mentioned anything to me about his acting strange.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-05-2012, 11:40 AM
Replies: 341
Views: 41,093
Posted By repandpresent
I've always loved your red touring. It's a red...

I've always loved your red touring. It's a red e39 and its a freaking wagon! Red E39s aren't very common to begin with.

My wagon has been out of commission for a while too. I'm picking it up...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-04-2012, 04:58 AM
Replies: 341
Views: 41,093
Posted By repandpresent
Not sure if you found your answer yet but yes, it...

Not sure if you found your answer yet but yes, it can be coded without the euro LCM. This was done on non celis tails though. When I tried to install my euro celis an extra light illuminated...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-26-2011, 01:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,550
Posted By repandpresent
When I went to replace my o ring, it wasn't even...

When I went to replace my o ring, it wasn't even there. I'm not sure if it was never there or not. I just thought it was strange. There were no leaks at all though. After I put the new O-Ring on...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-17-2011, 08:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,726
Posted By repandpresent
all it takes is a simple cross thread and the...

all it takes is a simple cross thread and the soft bolt will strip the oil pan. It has happened to me before. It was a though lesson learned.

I bought the mityvac a while back and it was one...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-15-2011, 09:39 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,873
Posted By repandpresent
Once you get use to the softness of the Akebonos...

Once you get use to the softness of the Akebonos they become excellent pads. I love not having to dust my wheels off every other day.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-15-2011, 09:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 324
Posted By repandpresent
I agree. Did you take off the alternator? I...

I agree. Did you take off the alternator? I found it a lot easier to wiggle the hoses on with the Alternator off. While I had the alt off I went ahead and replaced the oil filter gasket too. That...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-05-2010, 08:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,872
Posted By repandpresent
So you say you seen all the posts regarding the...

So you say you seen all the posts regarding the three lights, my question is, did you even bother reading it? There are like tons of these post every week. Quite frankly it gets annoying. This is...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-31-2010, 06:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 831
Posted By repandpresent
The way I look at it. The bigger the bushing,...

The way I look at it. The bigger the bushing, the more I am going to spend on that arm. The smaller the bushing, the more I can save when buying an arm or link.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-31-2010, 06:18 AM
Replies: 771
Views: 368,435
Posted By repandpresent
Trust me. I read all the threads regarding the...

Trust me. I read all the threads regarding the ABS , Brakes and DSC lights. A lot of reading. I went to buy a DMM and the gauge wire that was recommended. I couldn't get solid connections. My...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-30-2010, 12:08 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 32,003
Posted By repandpresent
I used the gauge recommended for the test. I...

I used the gauge recommended for the test. I forget what it was. It wasn't my DMM because I tested it against two piece of metal just to see if it would get a reading.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-29-2010, 09:30 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 32,003
Posted By repandpresent
I tried testing it with a DDM at the abs module...

I tried testing it with a DDM at the abs module harness. I can't get a good connection. It seems like the wires that I stick into the harness can't get a good mating point. I tried and tried. I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-29-2010, 04:56 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 32,003
Posted By repandpresent
I didn't press it. Sometimes when I first start...

I didn't press it. Sometimes when I first start the car, all the lights will be off. I could turn on the DSC at command. But right when I start to drive it 5 feet all three lights come on. I had...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-25-2010, 01:20 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,440
Posted By repandpresent
It is a good product. Cordless drills won't...

It is a good product. Cordless drills won't work. You need the heavy duty of a wired one. Best of all, no blisters!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-19-2010, 12:49 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,631
Posted By repandpresent
Man, that was hard to read but do you.

Man, that was hard to read but do you.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-07-2010, 08:09 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,399
Posted By repandpresent
I believe it goes on the top of the spring...

I believe it goes on the top of the spring assembly. In the pictures the perch is sitting upside down from how you will install it. Flip them over and replace the OEM ones. The way it works is...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-07-2010, 12:22 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,399
Posted By repandpresent
I wonder if the spring perches are universal. It...

I wonder if the spring perches are universal. It seems like those perches fit a whole lot of models. I didn't see anyone mention the e39 though. I hate to install the H&R's and the perches to only...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-06-2010, 04:44 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,399
Posted By repandpresent
because I was told the H&R's had a lower drop. ...

because I was told the H&R's had a lower drop. BUT after seeing the lowering perches... I may reconsider. According the the site, it drops it another .4 of an inch. That might drop my car too low...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-04-2010, 11:27 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,090
Posted By repandpresent
Okay I just called H&R and they said the internal...

Okay I just called H&R and they said the internal make up on these are completely different. They don't recommend them on a I6 at all. But she did say the internal and didn't mention the external...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-04-2010, 11:07 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,090
Posted By repandpresent
dude I'm in long beach too! If you don't get...

dude I'm in long beach too! If you don't get them, pass them on to me. I want scraping!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-02-2010, 02:33 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,399
Posted By repandpresent
where did you get them for 250 shipped? is this...

where did you get them for 250 shipped? is this the cheapest around?
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 07-28-2010, 03:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,744
Posted By repandpresent
A friend told me that his mechanic (audi) said...

A friend told me that his mechanic (audi) said all european cars have this problem. My rear tire started to rip apart on the freeway. His audi had the same problem.
Forum: California 07-17-2010, 12:11 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 414
Posted By repandpresent
anyone with BMWscanner/P.A.soft?

I'm looking for someone to code a used LCM to my car. I'm in socal and I will drive to you. Please let me know how much and where. Thanks
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-15-2010, 03:42 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 32,003
Posted By repandpresent
I have a question. My DSC light has always shown...

I have a question. My DSC light has always shown (triangular light). Will this cause me to fail CA smog?
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