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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-23-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 973
Posted By theWalkinator
Sorry for your loss and glad you are not injured....

Sorry for your loss and glad you are not injured. The car is totaled, not worth fixing, do you have comprehensive coverage? How much will insurance company cover the lost? I would take the money and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-16-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 109
Posted By theWalkinator
My first bet would be battery is low. Sent...

My first bet would be battery is low.

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-10-2014, 10:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 187
Posted By theWalkinator
I was looking at this one, it is Android system,...

I was looking at this one, it is Android system, I don't have DSP so I wonder it would be easier to install?...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-05-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,617
Posted By theWalkinator
I think my key fob battery is dead too, I lost...

I think my key fob battery is dead too, I lost all remote functions on it, so I have to insert key to open door or trunk. The other day I replaced my PC motherboard battery, and I got a two battery...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-10-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,459
Posted By theWalkinator
Sorry to see that but you were either too close...

Sorry to see that but you were either too close to the car in front of you or faster than 25mpg, if you slammed on the brake at 25mpg it should do this much of damage, but glad that no one got hurt....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-10-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 22,865
Posted By theWalkinator
Homedepot, Lowes, Habor Freight have drill pumps...

Homedepot, Lowes, Habor Freight have drill pumps for under $10, works great for pumping gas out of gas tank, I tried it to change oil but oil is too thick for it, but on problem for gas or water,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-30-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 255
Posted By theWalkinator
It is on the passenger side, yeah, it was a dump...

It is on the passenger side, yeah, it was a dump truck, since the spring, there are so many construction projects started everywhere around Philly area, you see a lot of them on the roads.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-30-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 255
Posted By theWalkinator
No, it is a 18 years old 190k miles car so I...

No, it is a 18 years old 190k miles car so I bought liability only.
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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-30-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 255
Posted By theWalkinator
Struck and cracked by a fly rock, is this windshield a gonner?

Windshield hit and cracked by a flying rock on highway, this is not my bimmer but on my commuting beater Nissan Maxima, but windshield is windshield so I'd like to ask here for opinions, see the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-25-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 20,225
Posted By theWalkinator
I couldn't agree with trickstar anymore. I did a...

I couldn't agree with trickstar anymore. I did a water pump job several month ago on my 4th gen Nissan Maxiam, there are two ports, water pump port and timing chain tensioner port, both sealed with...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-25-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 466
Posted By theWalkinator
Just wondering, would it be a lot easier to run a...

Just wondering, would it be a lot easier to run a bead of RTV on the pan instead of on the block?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-11-2014, 06:25 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 512
Posted By theWalkinator
Here in PA USA, I pay $36 yearly vehicle...

Here in PA USA, I pay $36 yearly vehicle registration fee for passenger car, $80 for my pickup truck, yearly safety and emission inspections can be anywhere from $40ish to %80ish depending where you...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-20-2014, 03:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 231
Posted By theWalkinator
Maybe wheel blancing issue. Sent from...

Maybe wheel blancing issue.

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-30-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,370
Posted By theWalkinator
It is possible but I would imagine you should get...

It is possible but I would imagine you should get code already, you can take it out and check. I would also check the water pump, and pulleys.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-30-2014, 10:38 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,370
Posted By theWalkinator
It does not sound metal tapping metal sounds to...

It does not sound metal tapping metal sounds to me, more like the sounds coming from some plastic parts. If both fans are checked fine, I would check front wheel well liner to see if rub the wheels....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-04-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 777
Posted By theWalkinator
The M police, lol. Sent from BimmerApp...

The M police, lol.

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-17-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 261
Views: 55,117
Posted By theWalkinator
I have a 540 so I don't need to cut gasket or...

I have a 540 so I don't need to cut gasket or drop the subframe if I need to do this, but on the other note, I have done this with my other car just using gasket maker, over 20k miles and no leaks so...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-11-2014, 05:23 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,201
Posted By theWalkinator
Past week we had 3 storms, two snow storm and one...

Past week we had 3 storms, two snow storm and one icey rain, causing massive power outrage in Philly area, till today, there are till over 20k people have no power, I had to run my generator for 3...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-03-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 867
Posted By theWalkinator
I won't let the damned handle ruin my date,...

I won't let the damned handle ruin my date, something is more important into the night, you know, lol.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-03-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,649
Posted By theWalkinator
I was doing 4 wheel brake job on 540i, replacing...

I was doing 4 wheel brake job on 540i, replacing rotors and pads, it went smoothly then I realized that I put rotors in wrong direction, they are drilled and slotted so left is left and right is...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-26-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 960
Posted By theWalkinator
I fixed my rear passenger door last week, I used...

I fixed my rear passenger door last week, I used 3M black super weatherstrip and gasket adhesive, it was cold when I was doing it, so I have to use heat gun to get the adhesive tacky before I put...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-16-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 437
Posted By theWalkinator
Anything wrong with the car? Sent from my...

Anything wrong with the car?

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-16-2014, 02:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 481
Posted By theWalkinator
In my area, I would say your car is worth around...

In my area, I would say your car is worth around 5k at most. I got my 2002 540i sport with 100k mile on it for $6300 a year ago.

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-14-2014, 11:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 960
Posted By theWalkinator
Same thing with my rear passenger door, yesterday...

Same thing with my rear passenger door, yesterday found out floor was flooded and today it is raining again, so I need to wait a sunny and warmer day to fix vapor barrier seal. AutoZone or Advanced...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-10-2014, 06:40 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 853
Posted By theWalkinator
Thanks Dennis, so based on the trip meter, I...

Thanks Dennis, so based on the trip meter, I logged 302 miles and OBC tells me I still have 70 miles range with the remaining gas, so the true gas mileage is more or less like (302+70)/18=20mpg which...
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